fires

Why is The Mission burning?

At 2:30 p.m. on June 18, a five-alarm fire spread from building to building on…

 

Mayor Lee, fire chief Hayes-White urge precautions against fire hazards during winter

As the cold winter and holiday months get underway, Mayor Ed Lee…

 

2 charred bodies found after CA desert house fire

Authorities say the charred bodies of a man and woman were found…

 

Peru: 27 killed in fire at rehabilitation center

A fire swept through a two-story private rehabilitation center for addicts in…

Firefighters find body after putting out car fire

Firefighters have found a body after putting out a Southern California car…

Moroccan retiree dies after setting self on fire

A retired Moroccan who set himself on fire in a courthouse has…

Thousands battle forest fire in southwestern China

Thousands of fire fighters are battling a blaze in the forest near…

Fire badly damages 19th century church in Ukraine

Emergency officials say a fire has badly damaged a 19th-century Orthodox church…

Chevron rig fire on 9th day off Nigeria's coast

Chevron Corp. says it is still trying to extinguish a nine-day old…

Chinese New Year fireworks spark deadly Thai blaze

Fireworks set off during an official Chinese New Year celebration have sparked…

Smoke detectors allowed 3 to escape fire

Southern California firefighters say smoke detectors woke three people who safely escaped…

1 injured, 9 displaced in San Diego fire

Firefighters say one person had to be hospitalized for smoke inhalation after…

Firefighters find body in San Bernardino apartment

Firefighters say they found a body in a San Bernardino apartment after…

NJ barn fire deemed not suspicious; 22 horses died

Investigators say a fast-moving New Jersey barn fire that killed 22 show…

Country music star Brice escapes bus fire in Ariz.

A tour bus carrying country music star Lee Brice caught on fire…

Report faults UCLA, professor in lab death

A report provides new details on what led to felony charges against…

Firefighters: Space heater caused fatal Ohio fire

Investigators say a space heater caused a Christmas Eve fire that killed…

20 feared dead in fire in eastern India

A fire swept through a multistory nursing home in eastern India early…

Rep. Darrell Issa fires press secretary over shared emails

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa, R-Calif., has just…