REGIONBUSINESSLIFE.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-08-14, 02:00

Site of tragic Erie day care fire was short on smoke detectors, fire chief says

There was one detector in the attic of the Harris Family Daycare, but it's not clear if there were any others in the building, the fire chief said.        ...

Site of tragic Erie day care fire was short on smoke detectors, fire chief says

Source: usatoday.com

Not enough smoke detectors in Pennsylvania day care where 5 children died, officials say Investigators apparently only found one smoke detector in the aftermath of a Pennsylvania daycare fire where four of the five victims were siblings.        ...
2019-08-14, 09:39

Tucson Fire Department names new fire chief TUCSON – Tucson Fire Department announced its new fire chief Thursday morning after longtime assistant chief Joe Gulotta served as interim for nearly two years. According to city officials, Charles Ryan was named as the 28th fire chief of TFD after he was interviewed by city staff, a fire serv...
2019-08-22, 20:00

'The fire was just nuts': At least 5 children dead in Erie blaze, authorities say At least five children died in a Pennsylvania house fire that blew flames out of every first-floor window early Sunday morning, authorities said.        ...
2019-08-12, 13:26

'Godzilla' brings more smoke than fire to the 'Monsterverse' "Godzilla: King of the Monsters" rekindles a 1950s subtitle, but this latest addition to Warner Bros.' ambitious plans to create a lucrative "Monsterverse" generates more smoke than actual fire....
2019-05-28, 23:52

‘No escape’ in tragic Santa Cruz Island boat fire A holiday diving trip off the coast of Southern California turned into a nightmare early Monday when fire broke out aboard a boat just 20 yards from shore, killing up to 34 people trapped below deck, officials said. As the 79-foot Conception’s captain and four colleagues jumped overboard off Santa C...
2019-09-03, 09:52

Sir Cliff: People still think 'no smoke without fire' over false sex claim Sir Cliff Richard said people still believe there is "no smoke without fire" after he was wrongly accused of sexual assault as he called for a change in the law to protect those facing false allegations....
2019-07-01, 20:26

How Sonoma’s Vineyards Survived a Siege of Fire, Smoke and Ash After terrifying wildfires threatened their homes and livelihoods, locals worked together to rebuild and to better protect their landscapes for the future....
2019-07-03, 13:39

"There Was Smoke": Man Who Saved Lives Of 10 Students In Surat Fire Ketan Jorawadia said, "I took the ladder and first helped the children to get out of the place. I managed to save 8-10 students from the back side of the building."...
2019-05-25, 16:13

California boat fire: names of nine victims released at end of tragic week Authorities seek to reach families of others among 33 dead as investigation into maritime disaster continuesThe Santa Barbara Sheriff’s Department on Friday released the names of nine victims who died when a diving boat caught fire off of Santa Cruz Island, killing at least 33 people in the deadlies...
2019-09-07, 08:13

10-year anniversary of tragic fire that killed 49 kids in daycare center TUCSON – Ten years ago today, a fire in Hermosillo, Mexico burned down a daycare center killing 49 babies that were trapped inside. It is one of the worst tragedies in the history of this region, with many families from Tucson who have traditional ties in the Sonoran Desert also being affected...
2019-06-05, 10:13

California boat fire victims likely died of smoke inhalation The 34 people killed when a dive boat caught fire and sank off the California coast likely died from smoke inhalation and may have been dead before flames consumed their bunk area, the local sheriff said on Friday....
2019-09-07, 01:52

Tucson Fire responds to smoke coming from south side home TUCSON, Ariz. – The Tucson Fire Department responded to a house fire on the south side Wednesday morning. Crews responded to smoke coming from a home near W. 22nd St. and S. 4th Ave. around 8 a.m. According to TFD, a few mattresses were on fire inside, but the house was vacant. There were no i...
2019-08-07, 19:13

10-year anniversary of tragic fire that killed 49 kids in daycare center in Sonoran Desert TUCSON – Ten years ago (on June 2nd, 2009), a fire in Hermosillo, Mexico burned down a daycare center killing 49 babies that were trapped inside. It is one of the worst tragedies in the history of this region, with many families from Tucson who have traditional ties in the Sonoran Desert also ...
2019-06-09, 02:00

Coast Guard locates 25 bodies from tragic Santa Cruz Island boat fire The Coast Guard said Monday night that a total of 25 bodies have been located from the tragic boat fire off the coast of Southern California. Authorities have recovered 20 of the bodies and discovered five more inside the Conception, a dive ship that had been on a three-day scuba diving excursion to...
2019-09-03, 09:52

California boat fire: Authorities say victims likely died of smoke inhalation, not burns California authorities on Friday said victims likely died of smoke inhalation, not burns. They released the names of nine victims.        ...
2019-09-07, 05:26

22 victims of diving boat fire identified; they likely died from smoke inhalation, officials say The people who perished on a dive boat that was consumed in flames off the California coast on Labor Day likely died from smoke inhalation, not burns, Santa Barbara County Sheriff Bill Brown said Friday....
2019-09-07, 16:39

Kyoto Animation’s stories celebrated warmth and belonging. The fire is a tragic loss of life and legacy | Patrick Lum The studio that nurtured creativity and treasured its staff made anime that found magic in the everydayLike many fans, I wasn’t really aware of specific animation houses or companies when I first got into Japanese animation as a kid. Anime, as far as I was concerned, came from Japan: end of story. B...
2019-07-21, 04:52

NYPD chief admits city insurance falls short on mental health care in wake of cop suicides Hours after the NYPD lost its eighth officer to suicide this year, NYPD Chief of Department Terence Monahan admitted that the city’s health care system makes it tough for cops to seek mental health care. The top cop made the comments during an appearance on WNYC’s “Brian Lehrer Sho...
2019-08-14, 08:00

Five children killed in Pennsylvania day care fire ERIE, Pa. — Authorities say a morning fire in Pennsylvania claimed the lives of five children and sent another person to the hospital. In a Facebook post, city officials said that firefighters responding to a structure fire shortly after 1:00 a.m. found seven people trapped inside a home in the west...
2019-08-12, 01:13

Fire erupts at site of Google’s future Manhattan campus A fire erupted Monday night at the lower Manhattan site of a future Google campus, officials said. The inferno broke out on the roof of the commercial building at 550 Washington Street in Hudson Square at about 6 p.m., according to FDNY. It took just 20 minutes for firefighters to put out the two-al...
2019-08-13, 09:13

Fire hits large Silicon Valley construction site Firefighters battled a fire engulfing a condominium complex under construction in Silicon Valley. Multiple fire engines doused the blaze encompassing an entire block near Santa Clara University on Friday. (June 28)        ...
2019-06-28, 23:39

US State Department Under Fire As Site Removes "Palestinian Territories" Palestinian leaders are in uproar after the US State Department's website removed the territories from its list of countries and areas, following a slew of pro-Israel actions by President Donald......
2019-08-28, 05:39

Sudan Security Forces Open Fire at Protest Site Several people were killed, according to witnesses and local media reports, as talks between protest leaders and the country’s military rulers collapsed this week....
2019-06-03, 11:39

5 children killed in fire at Pennsylvania day care center ERIE, Pa. (AP) — A day care center where children could stay overnight as their parents worked was ravaged Sunday by a fire that killed five and sent the owner to the hospital, authorities said. The victims in the lakeside city of Erie ranged in ages from 8 months to 7 years, Chief Guy Santone of th...
2019-08-13, 06:26

Firefighter lost three kids in Pennsylvania day care fire Three of the five children who died in a Pennsylvania day care center fire were the kids of a local volunteer firefighter who was battling a separate blaze just blocks away, according to officials. Luther Jones’ children were at the Harris Family Day Care in Erie overnight when the deadly fire...
2019-08-12, 18:00

5 children killed in fire at Pa. day care center, ‘trying to figure out how this happened’ A day care center where children could stay overnight as their parents worked was ravaged Sunday by a fire that killed five and sent the owner to the hospital, authorities said....
2019-08-12, 13:52

Large structure fire burns at Santa Clara condo construction site SANTA CLARA, Calif. (KNTV) – A large structure fire at a condominium construction site in Santa Clara sent huge plumes of smoke and flames into the sky Friday morning. Photos posted on Twitter identified the location as a building under construction at the corner of El Camino Real and Scott. ...
2019-06-28, 23:00

Pennsylvania day care center fire kills 5 children, 4 of them siblings, report says A fire that broke out at a Pennsylvania day care center on Sunday morning has killed five children, four of them siblings, and sent the owner to the hospital, police and the children's grandmother said....
2019-08-12, 01:13

GM dumped health care for striking workers. That poured gas on fire, expert says UAW members working in everything from scientific research to counter-terrorism pay union dues that help subsidize strike pay for autoworkers.       ...
2019-09-19, 02:52

Rural-Metro Fire Department working Debris fire south of Tucson Dan Brooks/ Facebook TUCSON – Rural-Metro Fire Department crews are working a debris fire after a blaze ignited in the 4000 block of E. Nebraska Street Thursday afternoon. A plume of smoke can be seen from several miles away. Officials say that no structures are in danger at this time. Accord...
2019-09-06, 04:13

Woot has Amazon's popular Fire 7 and Fire HD 8 on sale at ultra-low prices (refurbished) While it's definitely hard to argue with the value proposition of Amazon's latest ultra-affordable 7-inch Fire tablets, there's actually a way for you to get an even cheaper 7 or 8-inch model right now.Woot is selling a 2017-released Fire 7 with 16GB internal storage at $34.99, whereas 2018's Fire H...
2019-06-03, 17:26

Golder Ranch Fire: Blown fuse ignited brush fire on Highway 79 TUCSON – A fire investigation is underway after it burned nearly an acre of brush near milepost 109 of Highway 79 Thursday afternoon. According to Golder Ranch Fire District, investigators believe the fire was caused by a blown fuse on an electrical line. Officials say the fire was burning nea...
2019-08-23, 23:13

Two Fire Officers Suspended For Surat Fire, Coaching Centres Ordered Shut The Surat Municipal Corporation on Saturday suspended two fire officers for granting a no-objection certificate to the building which was engulfed by a devastating fire that claimed 22 young lives...
2019-05-26, 01:52

Fire crews fight unoccupied structure fire early Saturday Fire crews were called to an unoccupied structure fire early Saturday morning. Officials say crews responded to the fire at close to 5:30 a.m. Saturday. Tucson Fire Dept. assisted South Tucson Fire Dept. with the fire. The house was unoccupied and boarded up so fire crews fought the fire from outsid...
2019-07-13, 18:39

Fire Breaks Out At Kolkata's Park Circus, 12 Fire Engines At The Spot A fire broke out at a godown in Park Circus area of south Kolkata today afternoon, an official said. At least 15 fire tenders are at the spot to control the fire, the official added....
2019-05-29, 13:13

Fighting fire with fire: Prescribed burns can prevent catastrophic destruction Prescribed fires are credited with making forests healthier and stopping or slowing the advance of some wildfire blazes in the U.S West.        ...
2019-08-12, 21:13

Tucson fire extinguishes utility room fire that threatened east side apartments TUCSON — Tucson firefighters responded to an utility room fire that was part of a two-story apartment on the east side. Fire officials say multiple people reported large flames coming out of the outside room of the building on E. Cody St. First responders arrived on scene and found the room fu...
2019-08-19, 08:26

High Level wildfire crews fight fire with fire to protect Alberta town The town of High Level says a successful controlled burn was carried out Wednesday to help keep a raging nearby wildfire at bay from the northern Alberta community....
2019-05-23, 17:13

Siege review: Michael Wolff's Trump tale is Fire and Fury II – fire harder The follow-up to the first tell-all is a wild ride, stretching credulity, indebted to Steve Bannon. But so is the presidentMichael Wolff is back and not with a whimper. The latest installment of his Trump chronicles picks up where Fire and Fury ended. Once again, it leaves the president bruised and ...
2019-06-02, 08:39

Northwest Fire responds to brush fire near Avra Valley and I-10 PIMA COUNTY — Northwest Fire crews are extinguishing a brush fire that happened near Avra Valley and Interstate 10. Northwest Fire Crews are working to put out a brush fire located off Avra Valley Road. #Brushfire #Marana pic.twitter.com/nUZE3ucIaZ — Denelle Confair (@DenelleConfair) J...
2019-06-09, 08:39

Golder Ranch Fire battles brush fire near Highway 79 Golder Ranch firefighters are battling a brush fire that has burned 40 acres near Highway 79. Fire now approx 40 acres. @GRFDAZ and @NorthwestFire working to contain the fire using natural fire breaks. No structures threatened. Smoke drifting E and SE. — Golder Ranch Fire (@GRFDAZ) September ...
2019-09-02, 06:52

Northwest Fire responds to house fire in Dove Mountain MARANA — Northwest Fire and other firefighters responded to a house fire in Dove Mountain Sunday evening. Fire on Secret Bluff is out. Crews checking for hotspots. Smoke damage to the homes interior will cause the residents to be displaced. Fire investigators are on scene. pic.twitter.com/jRz...
2019-06-10, 12:39

Fire crews battle house fire in central Tucson TUCSON – Smoke filled up the sky in central Tucson after emergency crews were dispatched to a house fire near 22nd Street and Swan Road Tuesday at noon. Officials say the fire burned a home located on 19th Street off of Swan Road. Tucson Fire Department said the residents of the home were insi...
2019-07-10, 01:39

3 Dead, 1 Injured In Central Paris Fire, Fire Services Say Three people died and another was seriously injured in a fire that broke out in a building in central Paris in the early hours of Saturday, fire services said....
2019-06-22, 17:13

Amazon unveiled over 20 new Fire TV devices, including the Fire TV Cube Last year, Amazon rolled out a host of new product announcements at an event in its hometown of Seattle, something the tech giant decided to forgo this year and redirect to the IFA 2019 conference in Berlin. That’s where, today, the company unveiled more than 20 new Fire TV products including ...
2019-09-04, 23:26

Tucson fire crews extinguish van fire in midtown Tucson Fire Department TUCSON – A blaze burning a van in midtown has been controlled after the vehicle caught fire early Monday afternoon. According to Tucson Fire Department, crews were dispatched to a business on West Laguna Street near Stone Avenue at around 1:35 p.m. Officials say the van ...
2019-09-10, 02:26

Tucson Fire responding to building fire in midtown TUCSON- Tucson Fire crews responded to a commercial fire early Friday morning. The fire broke out at a building near Broadway Blvd. and Euclid  Ave. BREAKING: @TucsonFirePIO responding to a commercial fire near Broadway and Euclid. @kendrahallTV is on scene for us. We will bring you a live update o...
2019-05-31, 13:13

Fire TV Stick vs Fire TV Stick 4K vs Fire TV Cube: Amazon’s streamers, head to head If you’re looking for a streaming device to plug into your television, you may well be eyeing up one of Amazon’s Fire TV range: the Fire TV Stick, Fire TV Stick 4K, or Fire TV Cube.Why would you want a streaming device? Most televisions sold nowadays are what’s called ‘sm...
2019-06-03, 19:00

Fire chief Dany Cotton: Response to Grenfell has been horrifying London Fire Brigade Commissioner Dany Cotton said she is "absolutely horrified" that building safety is "not being taken seriously" two years after the Grenfell Tower fire....
2019-07-04, 17:26

Former New York fire chief's dog howls along with department's beloved siren A New York fire department says the town's "old school" fire siren is beloved by many — including a former fire chief's dog, who adorably mimics the sound when he hears it. ...
2019-09-15, 16:26

A Pennsylvania school district is coming under fire for sending letters to parents threatening to put their children in foster care if lunch debts remain unpaid (WBRE) Parents in an Eastern Pennsylvania school district are no longer being threatened with losing custody of their children if they don’t pay their school lunch debt. The change comes after controversy and outrage over a letter sent to parents in the Wyoming Valley West school district who ...
2019-07-20, 09:26

All 22 Rifles Fail To Fire At Former Bihar Chief Minister's State Funeral While former Bihar Chief Minister Jagannath Mishra was being cremated with full state honours, 22 rifles carried by police personnel failed to fire a single shot on Wednesday....
2019-08-22, 08:52

Recently retired Arizona deputy fire chief dies in car crash BUCKEYE, Ariz. (AP) – Authorities say a former deputy fire chief with the Rio Verde Fire District has died in a car crash in Buckeye two weeks after his retirement. Buckeye police say 59-year-old Eric Merrill was killed in Saturday morning’s collision with another vehicle. They say two o...
2019-05-27, 01:13

Man made honorary deputy fire chief after visiting the firehouse almost every day for 55 years The Jersey City Fire Department honored Friday a man who spent more than five decades helping the on-duty firefighters after being saved from a fire at 10 years old....
2019-06-22, 12:26

Hamas chief: Israel ignoring cease-fire terms for Gaza GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Hamas’ chief says Israel is ignoring the terms of an indirect cease-fire agreement for the Gaza Strip. Ismail Haniyeh told foreign reporters in Gaza on Thursday that the understandings, brokered by Egypt, Qatar and the U.N., now are “in the danger zone.”...
2019-06-20, 14:00

'My babies are gone': 4 of 5 children killed in Pennsylvania day care fire were siblings A volunteer firefighter near Erie, Pennsylvania, was the father of three of the children killed in a day care blaze.        ...
2019-08-12, 21:13

Less than a year after World Series title, Red Sox fire chief architect Dave Dombrowski A four-person committee that includes three longtime Red Sox lieutenants — assistant GMs Brian O’Hallaran, Eddie Romero and Zack Scott — as well as senior vice president Raquel Ferreira will replace Dombrowski, whose team won 108 games last season....
2019-09-10, 00:52

'Pathetic': Immigration czar rips Schumer over call to fire border chief President Trump’s top immigration official brushed aside Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer’s call to fire a top border official, calling it a “pathetic attempt” to shift blame for the situation to the administration....
2019-07-04, 17:13

Chief Minister Orders Probe, 4 Lakh Compensation As Surat Fire Kills 18 Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani today ordered an investigation into the massive fire tragedy in Gujarat's Surat. A massive fire broke out at a coaching centre in Surat on Friday afternoon where at......
2019-05-24, 16:26

Fire chief helps couple find engagement ring they dropped in Lake Michigan A newly engaged couple in Michigan is thanking their lucky stars — and their local fire chief — for finding the bride-to-be’s engagement ring at the bottom of a lake....
2019-06-10, 20:26

Kylie Rae Harris crash a shock for NM fire chief; learns his 16-year-old daughter also died A New Mexico volunteer fire chief who responded to Wednesday night's fatal crash that killed country singer Kylie Rae Harris learned to his horror that his own 16-year-old daughter also died in the accident, according to a report....
2019-09-08, 11:00

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani Orders Fire Safety Audit Of Schools Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani Friday ordered a fire safety audit of schools, colleges and coaching centres following a massive blaze which engulfed a four-storey commercial complex in Sarthana,......
2019-05-25, 00:52

Japan fire: Suspect in fatal fire that claimed 34 lives 'accused animation studio of stealing novel' A suspect accused of setting a fire that killed 34 people in an animation studio in Japan accused the company of 'stealing novels,' according to police....
2019-07-20, 10:26

Barking fire: Tory politician Andrew Boff tells how he rushed to help and there was 'no fire alarm' A Tory politician who rushed to help people inside a burning tower block in Barking today repeated claims from residents that no fire alarms sounded during the blaze....
2019-06-10, 15:00

Buttigieg gives Swalwell the 'death stare' after challenging mayor to fire South Bend police chief South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg wasn't exactly thrilled with Rep. Eric Swalwell, D-Calif, after the congressman challenged him to fire his city's police chief over the officer-involved shooting of Eric Jack Logan....
2019-06-28, 07:39

Helicopter pilot killed in New York City crash is former volunteer fire chief, department officials say The helicopter pilot killed in Monday’s crash in New York City has been identified as a former volunteer fire chief and a "dedicated, highly professional and extremely well trained firefighter," as well as a skilled pilot....
2019-06-11, 11:13

Grenfell fire chief Dany Cotton: I was sent death threats after gender equality bid to rename Fireman Sam London's first female fire chief Dany Cotton says some men still feel threatened by women in power and that when she joined up several officers refused to work with her....
2019-07-02, 12:13

Site of tragic 2011 Christmas blaze sells for $500K The plot of land that held the Connecticut home where three young girls and their two grandparents died in a Christmas day fire has been sold, a report said Monday. Madonna Badger, who lost her five family members in the 2011 blaze, sold the .34 acre plot at 2267 Shippan Avenue in Stamford to her......
2019-05-28, 10:00

Tim McCormack: Volunteer fire chief named as pilot killed in helicopter crash-landing on New York skyscraper The pilot who was killed when a helicopter he was flying crash-landed on top of a New York City skyscraper has been identified as a volunteer fire department chief....
2019-06-11, 09:13

London Fire Brigade's first female Commissioner Dany Cotton announces retirement citing 'disaster' of Grenfell fire London's first female fire commissioner Dany Cotton will retire next year, citing the utter devastation of Grenfell Tower fire which she said "will never leave me"....
2019-06-20, 13:26

Inside the Short, Tragic Life of Nicole Brown Simpson and Her Hopeful Final Days On May 20, 1977, Nicole Brown graduated from high school, the day after her 18th birthday. Three weeks later, she met O.J. Simpson. Simpson, then 29, was nearing the end of his......
2019-06-12, 12:39

Grenfell Tower fire: London Fire Brigade voluntarily interviewed by Met Police under caution as survivors' group calls for people to be 'brought to account' The Grenfell Tower survivors' group today said it is time people are "brought to account" after the London Fire Brigade gave an interview under caution as part of the Met's probe into the fire....
2019-09-17, 02:00

Northwest fire responds to condo fire on northwest side TUCSON – Northwest Fire Department is working a fire at the Barcelona Manor Condominiums on the northwest side. Monday afternoon NWFD responded to a call of a fire in a third-floor condo at 6331 N. Barcelona Court. Residents in the building were evacuated as the fire affected multiple units in...
2019-08-20, 22:52

Amazon Fire HD 8 vs Fire HD 10: which Amazon tablet is best for you Amazon’s range of Fire HD tablets aren’t exactly processing powerhouses, nor are they portable cinemas or games consoles – but you wouldn’t expect them to be at their incredibly low price tag.Costing less than all but the cheapest smartphones, the Amazon Fire HD tablets a...
2019-05-30, 18:39

Ex-SEC chief: Markopolos targeting GE for a short-seller and not as a whistleblower 'suspicious' "If he had brought all of his data to the SEC first, he would reap potentially, up to 30% of the potential recovery," says former SEC Chairman Harvey Pitt....
2019-08-19, 20:39

We regret to inform you that the latest Simpsons Trump short is not, in fact, it, chief BREAKING: The entire staff of The A.V. Club turned to dust today, then blew away on a hollow and howling wind, shortly after viewing the latest Donald Trump-focused “special” aired by the cast and creators of The Simpsons. It’s not clear yet if said fatal desiccation was caused by the short’s butche...
2019-08-22, 08:00

Japan needs to improve medical care for detainees, says immigration chief Japan needs to improve medical care at immigration detention centers, the head of the country's recently created Immigration Services Agency said, following widespread criticism of the care available to detainees....
2019-09-09, 12:26

Trump plans to name Tomas Philipson, a health-care expert, as his next chief economist Philipson has been a key player in the Trump administration’s efforts to lower drug prices and push back against Democrats’ proposals for a Medicare-for-all system....
2019-06-29, 17:13

4.0 magnitude earthquake in Lake Erie rattles northeast Ohio Residents of the Buckeye State got an extra jolt to their Monday morning when an earthquake rattled parts of the state, overwhelming some 911 dispatch centers....
2019-06-10, 22:26

Weather radar captures billions of mayflies hatching on Lake Erie Mayflies on Lake Erie: Once they emerge from their aquatic, larval stage, mayflies only live for a few minutes to a few days, depending on the species        ...
2019-07-06, 07:00

David Ortiz shooting highlights crime plaguing Dominican Republic, slugger had called on police chief to 'take care of' it David Ortiz hoped the Dominican Republic would have increased security prior to Sunday night shooting that left him with a gunshot wound in the torso at near point-blank range....
2019-06-12, 23:13

First look: JVC Fire TV Edition 4K HDR TV Amazon is all about TVs these days – and we’re not just talking about the Fire TV streaming stick either. The third-party Fire TV platform now comes built-in with sets by other manufacturers, including the Toshiba Fire TV announced earlier in the year. As of IFA 2019, though, that Fire...
2019-09-09, 13:13

Should I buy a Toshiba Fire TV? When it comes to buying a TV, you might be tempted to say bigger is always better. While that might be true to an extent, it’s not true across the board - especially when you’re talking about buying a budget TV. That’s because different manufacturers make vastly different T...
2019-07-02, 14:52

The best fire starters you can buy The ability to make fire is the oldest and most important technological innovation ever conceived by humankind. The Überleben Zünden Bushcraft Ferro Rod Fire Starter is the best one you can buy because it is designed to provide more than 12,000 spark-making strikes for reliable fire makin...
2019-09-18, 00:39

High schools embrace 'vape detectors' in fight against bathroom vaping As the numbers of middle and high school students who vape continue to rise -- the US Food and Drug Adminstration says more than 20% of highschoolers use e-cigarettes -- school districts around the country are starting to fight back....
2019-09-13, 09:39

Fire at UAW headquarters under investigation Patrick McNulty, chief of fire investigation for the Detroit Fire Department, told Automotive News the arson unit was called to the scene of the fire Saturday....
2019-07-15, 21:39

Why is the Amazon rainforest on fire? The Amazon rainforest is burning at an alarming rate, with tens of thousands of fires laying waste to the world's largest tropical rainforest.        ...
2019-08-23, 00:26

Fire The Fish Cannon! Hello! This week we disappoint Peggy Hill, build a home underground, get a new skateboarding game, watch Mario attack a firefighter, learn more about Astral Chain and fire the fish cannon....
2019-08-18, 22:52

Eight die in fire at hotel in Ukraine Eight people died and 10 more were injured in a fire early on Saturday in a private hotel in the southern Ukrainian port of Odessa, Ukraine's emergencies service said....
2019-08-17, 09:52

| At least 10 dead in hospital fire in Rio At least 10 people died in a fire at a hospital in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, with rescuers desperately trying to evacuate patients from the building, the fire service said....
2019-09-13, 16:00

| The Amazon is on fire – here are 5 things you need to know Record fires are raging in Brazil’s Amazon rainforest, with more than 2,500 fires currently burning. They are collectively emitting huge amounts of carbon, with smoke plumes visible thousands of kilometres away....
2019-08-25, 13:39

Restaurants across the US that cook with fire It’s the peak of grilling and backyard cooking season in America, but where can you enjoy food over fire while eating out?       ...
2019-06-28, 02:13

When Your Country Is On Fire, There's Always Softball When he lived in Venezuela, Freddy de Freitas played baseball every day of the week, except for the occasional Monday. He played and baked under the Caracas sun on weekends, and on weekdays after work he’d rush over to his local stadium to play under the lights. That was before the stadium lights st...
2019-06-06, 22:01

Fire burning near Sonoita SONOITA- Officials with the Sonoita-Elgin Fire Department are monitoring a wildfire that promoted evacuation notices Sunday afternoon. Firefighters say the Windmill fire started near Camp Crittenden. The fire is estimated at around 60 acres. Firefighters issued an evacuation request for people livin...
2019-06-10, 12:39

Amazon Fire 7 (2019): You get what you pay for Despite having Android under the hood, Amazon's Fire tablets have traditionally had a very different purpose than the usual Android slate. Instead of trying to be an all-in-one workhorse, like some of Samsung's Galaxy offerings, Amazon's Fire tab......
2019-06-19, 17:39

Vehicle fire extinguished in midtown TUCSON – Tucson Fire Department has extinguished a vehicle fire after one ignited under a carport near a midtown parking lot Monday afternoon. According to TFD, crews were dispatched to 5909 Sun County Blvd. near Sahuara Avenue and Grant Road in reference to the fire. Officials say the fire sp...
2019-08-13, 06:26

Brush fire restricts SB I-19 near Western Ave TUCSON – A brush fire has delayed southbound traffic on Interstate 19 near Western Avenue Monday afternoon. According to Arizona Department of Transportation, the brush fire has blcoked the right lane of southbound I-19 near Milepost 5, KM 8. Motorists are advised to use alternate routes. WIL...
2019-06-18, 01:13

11 dead after hospital fire in Brazil A fire at a Rio de Janeiro hospital left at least 11 people dead and dozens of patients lying on stretchers outside the facility overnight, emergency officials said Friday....
2019-09-13, 23:39

Amazon under fire for new packaging that cannot be recycled Use of plastic envelopes branded a ‘major step backwards’ in fight against pollutionAmazon has been criticised by environmental groups and customers after introducing a range of plastic packaging that cannot be recycled in the UK.While supermarkets and other retailers have been reducing their use of...
2019-08-20, 14:00

Georgetown Home Damaged By Fire SCOTT COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– No injuries have been reported in an overnight fire at a Georgetown home. It started around 2 a.m. Thursday on Sundown Drive. According to the fire department, a person walking down the street called 911 after seeing smoke. Crews knocked down the fire quickly, which...
2019-06-20, 14:00

Arizona placed on high fire danger TUCSON – The Department of Forestry and Fire Management has placed Arizona on high fire danger because of the extreme heat this week. As of Monday, there were 11 active wildfires going on throughout Arizona. Dry conditions prompted the high fire danger alert. “We still have stage one fir...
2019-08-20, 22:52

TFD: 2 transported to hospital after house fire TUCSON – Two people were transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries after a house fire early Thursday morning. Tucson Fire Department units were dispatched to a house near 36th Street and S. Forgeus Stravenue at about 7:15 a.m. TFD says both victims are adults. Details are limited at...
2019-07-12, 00:13

Finally, A Nintendo 64 That Can Breathe Fire This modded Nintendo 64 looks more like a botched entry for Robot Wars than a nice retro gaming console for people to gather around and play classics like Banjo-Kazooie. But it still works as a console—flamethrowers and all....
2019-08-12, 21:39

Trying To Please Everyone In Fire Emblem Is Turning Me Into A Sociopath I knew I had a problem when I saw a timer appear and my first reaction was to immediately hammer my Nintendo Switch’s power button until it fell into a merciful slumber....
2019-08-01, 01:26

Woodbury Fire burns nearly 100,000 acres TONTO NATIONAL FOREST –  The Woodbury Fire has charred nearly 100-thousand acres. and has been burning for two weeks. As of Sunday night, it is only 25-percent contained. Dry conditions and low humidity are making things tougher for firefighters. Officials said the flames could move fast. Evac...
2019-06-24, 08:00

The World's Most Littered Item Comes Under Fire Cigarette butts are posing an intractable trash problem for regulators and tobacco companies. Regulators are taking a tougher stance on cigarette filter pollution amid concerns about the environmental impact of single-use plastic....
2019-07-31, 19:39

TPD: Midtown stabbing, fire appear to be related TUCSON – A man was transported with life-threatening injuries after he was stabbed at a midtown apartment Thursday night. Police say a fire also broke out during the incident. Tucson police and fire departments were dispatched to Oasis Apartments near Dodge Boulevard and Alvernon Way. Upon arrival, ...
2019-07-19, 20:26

Zoo under fire for night parties near animals London Zoo has come under fire from animal rights groups for restarting adult-only, late-night parties on its grounds -- despite concerns about drunk guests interfering with the animals or attempting to enter their enclosures....
2019-05-29, 18:00

Tips on National Pet Fire Safety Day TUCSON- Today is recognized as National Pet Fire Safety Day. On this day it is important to be reminded how to keep your furry friends safe in case of a fire. Fire officials shared some tips on how to be prepared in case of a fire: Keep leashes and collars by your home’s entrance. Placing sti...
2019-07-16, 09:52

UAW headquarters staff relocated after fire It is unclear when employees will return to UAW headquarters after a fire broke out Saturday on the third floor of Solidarity House. Patrick McNulty, chief of fire investigation for the Detroit Fire Department, said the investigation into the cause of the fire is ongoing....
2019-07-16, 20:39

Professor who tried to set St. Pat’s on fire sent to psych hospital The former Lehman College professor who allegedly planned to set St. Patrick’s Cathedral ablaze will have his attempted arson case put on hold indefinitely while he undergoes treatment at a state psychiatric facility, a judge ruled Tuesday in Manhattan court. Justice Neil Ross ordered Marc Lamparell...
2019-07-17, 00:39

Fire reported at UAW headquarters in Detroit The UAW told employees to work from home on Monday and Tuesday and that the ceremonial beginning of contract talks with the Detroit 3 automakers would proceed as scheduled this week. ...
2019-07-15, 04:39

Old Memes Are Better With Fire Emblem Characters The students in Fire Emblem: Three Houses are my children. They’re yours too, and so I’m sure you’ll agree that everything is better with our gaggle of rainbow-haired anime children in it. Even memes we’ll almost certainly be sick of in two weeks....
2019-08-15, 07:26

Two injured while saving animals from fire TUCSON –  Officials are now trying to figure out what caused a fire that killed two animals and put two people in the hospital. Rural Metro firefighters were called to the home near Palo Verde and Drexel around 11:30am on Sunday. When they arrived, crews found smoke and flames coming out of a ...
2019-07-15, 01:13

Red Sox fire team president Dombrowski Less than a season after the Boston Red Sox wrapped up the 2018 World Series, team president Dave Dombrowski has been fired, the team announced late Sunday night....
2019-09-09, 09:13

Hot Trend: Spicy Sauces Are on Fire Conglomerates take note of a profitable way to reach a younger, more diverse crowd than the shrinking base of customers for some familiar condiments and packaged foods that have fallen out of step with dining trends....
2019-06-07, 15:01

9 Killed In Ukraine Hotel Fire Nine people were killed in a hotel fire in Ukraine's port city of Odessa on Saturday, leading authorities to launch a country-wide inspection of safety regulations in holiday resorts and hotels....
2019-08-17, 23:00

Red Sox fire Dombrowski one season after title The Boston Red Sox have fired president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski and have elevated assistant GMs Eddie Romero, Brian O'Halloran and Zack Scott to jointly lead their baseball operations department for the rest of the season....
2019-09-09, 22:00

CCSO: Dragoon Fire under control COCHISE COUNTY, Ariz. – The Cochise County Sherrif’s Office announced that a fire burning in Dragoon Mountains is now under control. According to officials, the fire is still burning but crews have a handle on it....
2019-08-22, 10:13

Only The Best Family Sedans Spit Fire Mazda’s rotary cars have a distinctive sound, and when uncorked, you can hear them coming from literal miles away. This 616 sedan (known by the name RX-2 here in the U.S. market) was prepared for hillclimb racing with a wild 12A engine providing propulsion, and it spits, pops, and zooms exactly like...
2019-07-24, 03:39

Monsoon storms fire up across Tucson TUCSON – Widespread rain and thunderstorms developed across Southern Arizona today. The National Weather Service issued a Flash Flood Watch, which is in effect until 5 a.m. Sunday morning. This watch impacts 14 counties across Arizona including sections of Pima, Pinal, Santa Cruz, Cochise, Gr...
2019-08-11, 06:39

| Three dead in central Paris fire Three people have died and another was seriously injured in a fire that broke out in a building in central Paris in the early hours of Saturday, fire services said....
2019-06-22, 19:26

Suspect sought after dog set on fire in Connecticut WEST HAVEN, Conn. (WVIT) – West Haven police said they are looking for the person who set a small dog on fire, killing the animal. Firefighters and police responded to Beach Street near Second Avenue and Third Avenue on Friday around 10 a.m. for the report of a fire in the Sandy Point Beach pa...
2019-07-09, 03:39

Gay pride flag set on fire again outside Harlem bar Someone set a gay pride flag alight outside Harlem’s Alibi Lounge early Monday — a month after several rainbow banners were torched in front of the same bar, according to police. The flag was set on fire around 12:45 a.m. outside the lounge at West 139th Street and Adam Clayton Powell Boulevar...
2019-07-08, 18:26

Wayward Democrats Return, but Are Still Under Fire For the first time in six years, every Democrat in the New York State Senate is working with the Democratic conference. But they are likely to face re-election challenges from the left....
2019-07-07, 18:39

The Real Reason the Amazon Is On Fire On the afternoon of Aug. 19, the sky over São Paulo, Brazil’s largest city, went dark. A cold front combined with ash from forest fires in the Amazon rainforest and formed ominous clouds that blocked out the sun. Photos of the blackened sky began to pop on Twitter, and soon the world wa...
2019-08-27, 03:00

26 children die in boarding school fire Twenty-six children have died after a fire broke out in a boarding school in a suburb outside the Liberian capital Monrovia, a government spokesman told CNN....
2019-09-19, 09:00

Seth Lugo thrown into fire right away and comes up big PHOENIX — The Mets’ beleaguered bullpen received an infusion Friday. Seth Lugo, who has been the team’s best setup reliever, was activated from the injured list, giving manager Mickey Callaway a much-needed weapon for the seventh and eighth innings. Daniel Zamora was optioned to Triple-A Syracuse, c...
2019-06-01, 09:13

Padres fire Green after four sub-.500 seasons The Padres have fired manager Andy Green, who was 274-366 in four seasons in charge. San Diego lost 90 or more games in each of his three full years....
2019-09-21, 22:52

| UK pledges $12.3m for fire-ravaged Amazon British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has pledged $12.3m to help restore the Amazon rainforest which has been ravaged by fires, sparking a wave of global concern....
2019-08-27, 09:00

Samsung under fire for its Australian advertising Samsung is being sued by an Australian consumer watchdog over misleading claims in its advertising. The ads showed people swimming in pools and surfing in the ocean with their Galaxy phones, leading customers to think that they could safely swim or s......
2019-07-05, 03:39

TPD investigating deceased man found on fire An early morning call about a brush fire turned into a call to police about a deceased man on fire. Tucson Fire Dept. responded to a call about a brush fire near Palo Verde and Monthan when they found a man on fire in the wash. The man was pronounced dead at the scene and is believed to be in his mi...
2019-06-29, 22:39

Amazon's $50 Fire tablet is bad — you can get a much better version for just $10 more Amazon's new Fire 7 tablet has a rock-bottom $50 price tag, but the Fire HD 8 is a much better deal -- it's only $10 more and offers longer battery life, better speakers, a sharper display and more....
2019-06-10, 19:13

PHOTOS: Lightning, colors and fire Check out these viewer-submitted photos from Thursday, Aug. 23, 2019. You can submit photos HERE. #metaslider_311072_filmstrip.flexslider .slides li {margin-right: 5px;} Monsoon lightning/ Thursday, Aug. 23, 2019 / Eliot Herman ...
2019-08-23, 23:13

First look: Nebula Soundbar Fire TV Edition The latest addition to Amazon's range of Fire TV streaming devices is an interesting one, given that it isn't a streaming device at all. The Nebula Soundbar – Fire TV Edition is, as the name suggests, a soundbar, but it's one that's been designed to specifically integrate ...
2019-09-04, 23:26

It's Always A Good Time to Fire Some Folks You ever notice how it’s always a good time to fire some folks? In the middle of a recession? Fire some folks. Coming out of a recession? Fire some folks. Enjoying a prolonged uptick in economic performance? Fire some folks. Predicting another recession on the horizon? Oh, you better believe it’s ti...
2019-05-21, 17:52

Brush fire extinguished in Marana MARANA, Ariz. – Northwest Fire District battled a brush fire that occurred in Marana this afternoon. As a result of the fire, NWFD issued a statement requesting that residents dispose of all smoking materials appropriately. Northwest Fire District extinguished a brush fire in Marana this a...
2019-07-03, 00:52

Fire at bar in Mexico kills at least 23: NBC News At least 23 people have died after a fire at a bar in Mexico's southern port city of Coatzacoalcos, NBC News reported early on Wednesday, citing a statement by the office of Veracruz state's attorney general....
2019-08-28, 10:26

Amazon’s Fire TV Recast DVR box is $100 off today If you've been considering a Fire TV Recast, now is the time to buy - the DVR is on sale for its lowest price ever. From today, the Recast is on sale for $129.99, a saving of $100....
2019-07-01, 12:00

Senators introduce bipartisan bill to require carbon monoxide detectors in public housing A bipartisan Senate bill to require carbon monoxide detectors in public housing was introduced Thursday in the wake of multiple deaths of low-income residents from the toxic gas. Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., and Sen. Bob Menendez, D-N.J., worked closely with the Department of Housing and Urban Developmen...
2019-07-19, 03:26

World's largest drone maker to start putting airplane, helicopter detectors in nearly all machines The world’s largest drone maker, DJI Technologies, announced Wednesday it will begin including airplane and helicopter detectors in nearly all consumer drones manufactured in and after 2020, making it the first company to do so....
2019-05-22, 19:39

Fire kills 14 on Russian navy submersible Deep-sea vessel was carrying out military survey in Russian waters, says defence ministryFourteen crew on board a Russian defence ministry submersible have been killed after a fire broke out, the ministry was quoted as saying by Russian news agencies.The deep-sea research vessel was carrying out a m...
2019-07-02, 16:52

Russian Submersible Fire Leaves 14 Dead Fourteen sailors died after fire broke out on a research submersible in Russian waters, recalling past Russian naval tragedies and casting a spotlight on the safety of the country’s deep-sea vessels....
2019-07-03, 02:52

Sheriff under fire for having inmates make her a BBQ grill A California sheriff was suspended after she had inmates at a jail in Santa Clara county make her a BBQ for a break space used by corrections staff, a report said Tuesday. Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Captain Amy Le was placed on administrative leave over the barbecue grill that was used at th...
2019-06-05, 14:52

At least 30 dead in fire at Indonesia matchstick factory At least 30 people died on Friday after a fire swept through a small factory producing matchsticks in Indonesia's North Sumatra province, authorities said....
2019-06-21, 14:39

TFD responds to fire at assisted living home TUCSON- The Tucson Fire Department responded to an attic fire at a home serving as an assisted living facility Saturday evening. Officials said they received a 911 call from a resident of the home in the 100 block of North Avenida Natachee, near Broadway Blvd. and Wilmot Road. Courtesy: TFD When fir...
2019-06-30, 07:13

Man sets himself on fire outside Japanese embassy in Seoul A man set himself on fire outside the Japan embassy in Seoul, South Korea on Friday amid tension between the two countries. The man, who was in his 70s, started the fire inside his car as it was parked in front of the building where the Japanese Embassy is located, according to police in Seoul.......
2019-07-19, 11:39

Traffic: Vehicle fire on I-19 near Green Valley Crews respond to vehicle fire on I-19 near Green Valley on Tuesday, July 2, 2019. Courtesy: Official GV Fire PIO Twitter TUCSON – Crews are responding to a vehicle fire on Interstate 19 near Green Valley Tuesday afternoon. According to Green Valley Fire, the vehicle is on the right shoulder so...
2019-07-02, 23:52

Amazon under EU antitrust fire over use of merchant data Amazon became the target of an antitrust investigation by the European Union on Wednesday over its use of merchants' data, underlining regulators' increasing focus on how tech companies exploit customer information....
2019-07-17, 17:52

The Latest: Refinery fire controlled but still burning PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the fire at a Philadelphia refinery complex (all times local): 5 p.m. A fire at a refinery complex in Philadelphia is controlled and contained but still burning more than 12 hours after it started. Deputy Fire Commissioner Craig Murphy says the blaze at Philadelphia...
2019-06-21, 23:39

Woodbury Fire burns more than 65,000 acres, 42% contained The Woodbury Fire has burned more than 65,000 acres, Tonto National Forest officials said Friday. The fire sparked June 8 in the Superstition Mountains –it is now 42 percent contained. On Thursday, residents of the Roosevelt and Roosevelt Lake area received an evacuation alert. A shelter for evacuee...
2019-06-21, 19:52

Japan animation studio hit by deadly fire Japanese authorities say several people are feared dead in a suspected arson attack on an animation studio in the city of Kyoto. A man reportedly set off the blaze after pouring a suspicious liquid around the premises....
2019-07-18, 09:26

Volvo recalls over 500,000 cars for fire risk Four-cylinder diesel engine's plastic manifold is prone to melting; 69,616 UK models affected Volvo has recalled 507,000 cars globally over concerns a faulty engine component could start a fire.  The company says 69,616 of the affected models are in the UK, and is in the process of contacting all o...
2019-07-22, 15:39

At least 30 dead in fire at home used as matchstick factory At least 30 people have been killed - including three children - in a fire at a house which was used as a matchstick factory in Indonesia's North Sumatra province....
2019-06-21, 14:13

Protesters set fire to U.S. Embassy in Honduras in second day of demonstrations Protesters torched the access gate to the U.S. Embassy in the Honduran capital on Friday during a second day of major protests against President Juan Orlando Hernandez....
2019-06-01, 01:13

Amazon Fire TV gets new live television section If you have an Amazon Fire TV device and you use it to watch live television, you'll be pleased to know that finding live TV channels is about to get easier than ever before.The company has announced that Fire TV devices in the US will be getting a new dedicated 'Live' tab, which the ...
2019-07-01, 12:52

Northwest Fire: 1 extricated from vehicle after rollover Northwest Fire District TUCSON – A patient is being extricated after a vehicle rollover incident Wednesday morning. Northwest Fire District crews were dispatched to a scene near Ina and Montebella roads. Officials say the patient sustained minor injuries. Details are limited at this time....
2019-08-01, 01:39

Family Needs Help After Fatal Jessamine County Fire JESSAMINE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — The family who lost their home in a fatal fire in Jessamine County needs help to rebuild. According to officials, 48-year-old Ronnie Hall died of smoke inhalation and burns. Fire crews say three people inside were able to escape unharmed, but the fire that star...
2019-06-13, 17:13

‘Education is Under Fire’ in Afghanistan, the U.N. Children’s Agency Says Schools in Afghanistan saw the number of attacks triple in a year, according to UNICEF, stoking further concern of deteriorating security and access to education in the country. According to a report released Monday, there were 192 attacks on schools in 2018, up from 68 in 2017. UNICEF Executive Dir...
2019-05-28, 13:13

TFD responds to hotel fire on south side A fire broke out in the office of the Extend A Suite Hotel at 755 East Benson Highway. TUCSON- The Tucson Fire Department extinguished a fire Monday, that broke out in the office of a hotel on the southside. Around 3:30 p.m. crews responded to a call of a fire at the Extend A Suite Hotel located at ...
2019-07-02, 04:39

Fire reportedly burning on Mount Lemmon TUCSON – Coronado National Forest Service crews are reporting a blaze on Mount Lemmon after smoke was spotted by members of the community Monday afternoon. According to Pima County Sheriff’s Department, the blaze, dubbed as the Red Ridge Fire, was ignited by a lightning strike. PCSD said...
2019-07-23, 08:39

Crews battling fire in Redington Pass TUCSON – Fire crews are battling a fire in Redington Pass near Mile Marker 8. According to Coronado National Forest Service, a rancher reported the blaze at around 3 p.m. The rancher reported that the fire is burning about 10 acres of land, officials say. National Forest Service has not yet c...
2019-07-23, 08:39

Swanky townhouse renovated after fire sells for $19M An Upper East Side townhouse that had been ravaged by a 2017 fire has sold for $19 million. The 25-foot limestone mansion at 9 E. 84th St. suffered damage stemming from a fire that tore through a neighboring home at 7 E. 84th St., which had once been owned by New York real estate lawyer......
2019-06-20, 22:52

Volvo recalls more than 500,000 cars due to fire risk Four-cylinder diesel engine's plastic manifold is prone to melting; 69,616 cars are affected in the UK Volvo has recalled 507,000 cars globally, including 69,616 in the UK, over concerns that a faulty engine component could cause a fire. The recall was prompted by a number of reported incidents con...
2019-07-22, 16:52

Volvo recalls over 500,000 vehicles due to fire risk News 22 Jul, 2019 Volvo has found a fault with the plastic intake manifold used on its 2.0-litre diesel engine, which poses a potential fire risk...
2019-07-22, 14:39

Here’s the new 4K Amazon Fire TV Edition with Dolby Vision There’s a new Amazon Fire 4K TV ahead of Amazon Prime Day 2019, and it has Dolby Vision, Alexa and an HD antenna for local channels all baked in to the TV.The Amazon Fire TV Edition with Dolby Vision, as it’s officially called, pairs a big-screen television with a slick Fire TV interfa...
2019-06-21, 03:00

Why Africa’s Biggest Fund Manager Is Under Fire The Public Investment Corp. is the behemoth of Africa’s fund managers, overseeing $150 billion in pension assets for more than 1 million South African state workers. While the PIC, as it’s widely known, was long heralded for delivering market-beating returns, its reputation has been scarred by accus...
2019-07-01, 19:00

Kyoto Animation studio fire victims mostly in their 20s and 30s Thirty-four people are now confirmed to have died in Thursday’s arson attack The majority of those who died in the arson attack on Kyoto Animation on Thursday were in their 20s and 30s, public broadcaster NHK said Saturday.More clues as to why the fire spread so quickly and took so many lives, as we...
2019-07-20, 14:52

Japanese cargo mission to ISS scrubbed after fire Sending stuff to space is very, very difficult. It can be easy to forget that, especially with the seemingly constant stream of rocket launches we see these days, but for as many successful launches as there are, there are always at least a few that hit snags along the way. Such is the case for Japa...
2019-09-12, 02:52

Daredevil channeled inner Spider-Man to save his mom from fire The City of Brotherly Love has its own friendly neighborhood Spider-Man. A West Philadelphia resident was caught on camera Thursday scaling up — and then back down — the side of a 19-story building in an attempt to save his bedridden mother from a fire. “As kids we used to jump roofs,” said the man....
2019-07-20, 05:52

Tory MP under fire for grabbing protester by neck MPs have called for the suspension of a minister after he was filmed forcefully grabbing a climate change protester who gatecrashed an event at London's Mansion House....
2019-06-21, 05:01

Tucson family escapes house fire TUCSON – Residents of a north side home were displaced Thursday morning after a garage fire. Northwest Fire District officials were dispatched to the 7200 block of W. Deserama Dr. Fire officials say two adults, a dog, and a turtle were able to evacuate the home with no injuries. The cause of the fir...
2019-06-06, 20:13

EU leaders fire starting gun for top jobs race German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron will lock horns in Brussels on Tuesday as European Union leaders meet to begin bargaining over who will take the bloc's top jobs for the next five years....
2019-05-28, 14:26

2 Arrested In Connection With Surat Fire Accident Two persons who were on the run in connection with the devastating fire in a coaching class in Surat which killed 22 students were Sunday arrested, police said....
2019-05-27, 02:13

Mike Francesa goes off on the hapless Mets: ‘Fire all of ‘em’ As if his live-action rant wasn’t enough, Mike Francesa wanted to make extra sure everyone knew. “Yes, the Mets annoyed me this afternoon,” the WFAN host tweeted. It’s no wonder why: Todd Frazier’s homer in the top of the ninth gave the Mets a 2-1 lead over the Phillies...
2019-06-28, 03:26

Workers Trying To Clean Up Marina Damaged In Fire WAYNE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – Memorial Day weekend is upon us and one popular Lake Cumberland Marina is trying to clean up after a devastating fire. Four days ago, the marina at Conley Bottom Resort was engulfed in flames. But people are working hard to get what they can ready for Memorial Day ...
2019-05-25, 00:26

‘They can’t take away your memories’: Evacuee recounts Woodbury Fire TUCSON – The Woodbury Fire prompted evacuations for residents of Roosevelt and Roosevelt Lake. One evacuee came to Tucson to escape the fire Thursday afternoon after she was told she needed to evacuate. “You could see the flames everywhere,” said Deloris Roswell, a Woodbury Fire ev...
2019-06-22, 05:13

| UK's Johnson under fire over no-deal Brexit assessment The British government is facing a backlash after it was forced to publish documents warning that a no-deal Brexit could lead to civil unrest and shortages of food and medicines....
2019-09-13, 09:39

CCSO: Tire Fire in Naco Sonora NACO, Sonora – The Cochise County Department of Emergency Services has advised of a tire fire burning in Naco, Sonora, Mexico. The heavy black smoke produced by the fire can be seen as far west as Sierra Vista. No immediate threats are present surrounding the fire....
2019-07-13, 12:13

Amazon takes on TCL’s Roku TV with low-cost HDR Fire TV Enlarge / Seeing is believing when it comes to HDR, and this mock-up comparison of the display tech hints at what awaits Toshiba buyers. (Note: The TV pictured above is NOT the one we're writing about today.) (credit: Ars Technica) Things are looking a lot brighter for Amazon's collection of Fire ...
2019-06-28, 01:13

Bronx NYCHA residents still without electricity a day after fire Residents of a Bronx public housing development are sweating out a steamy July Thursday after a transformer fire crippled electricity throughout the complex — and remained in the dark 24 hours after the blaze. The fire broke out in the basement of a high-rise in the six-building Jackson Houses aroun...
2019-07-12, 02:52

Fire TV vs Roku: Which streaming video platform is better? Streaming video players have come a long way in just 10 years. Back in 2009, almost no one owned a Roku - and Amazon? Prime Video had just come out in 2006, so at that point it was still just a blip on the radar. But 10 years later and Amazon and Roku are two of the biggest names in streaming video ...
2019-07-09, 05:13

Trump Will Absolutely NOT Fire Kellyanne Conway, Thank You Very Much Honestly we all saw this coming but holy shit is it insufferable to hear President Donald Trump talk about why he won’t fire White House counselor Kellyanne Conway....
2019-06-15, 11:26

Tanzania fire coach after Cup of Nations exit "Tanzania have fired their national team coach Emmanuel Amunike after they failed to win a game at the Africa Cup of Nations and exited at the group stage."...
2019-07-09, 12:13

Several burned in fire at thermal plant near Moscow A major fire caused by a possible explosion at the Severnaya Thermal Power Plant near Moscow injured at least eight people Thursday, authorities said....
2019-07-11, 14:13

Fire Up the Grill: Propane Prices Have Tumbled If the slide in propane prices holds, households that are heated with the fuel and farmers who use it to dry crops could receive lower bills when they fill their tanks this autumn....
2019-07-09, 14:26

Bus with international students catches fire, no injuries A coach bus carrying 20 international students visiting Tufts University caught fire on Route 128 North in Burlington, Massachusetts. Nobody was hurt. (July 11)        ...
2019-07-11, 11:26

Police, Firefighters Respond To Car Fire, Possible Arson LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – Lexington police officers and firefighters responded to a car fire on Saturday afternoon. Police tell us they were called around 12:30p.m. to an area near the intersection of Winchester Road and Man O’ War Boulevard. Police officers nearby reportedly saw a man r...
2019-05-25, 22:52

Chris Long, MLS' Fire win Humanitarian awards Retired NFL player Chris Long and the Chicago Fire were among those honored Tuesday at the Sports Humanitarian Awards, which recognized those who use the power of sports to make a positive impact on society....
2019-07-10, 09:01

Fire in northeastern Spain burns over 12,000 acres Firefighters worked to control a fire in northeastern Spain Thursday that has blazed through 12,355 acres of land since manure combusted on a farm a day ago....
2019-06-27, 20:39

Massive Philadelphia refinery fire contained There are no reports of injuries or evacuations after an early morning fire broke out at a 150-year-old refinery complex in Philadelphia. (June 21)        ...
2019-06-22, 03:39

Trump Under Fire For 'Racist' Attack On US Congresswomen US President Donald Trump took aim at progressive Democratic congresswomen Sunday, telling them to "go back" where they came from in remarks that sparked yet another firestorm over his views on race......
2019-07-15, 02:13

Baltusrol Golf Club damaged by fire A portion of the main clubhouse at Baltusrol Golf Club was damaged by a roof and attic fire Tuesday morning.        ...
2019-07-17, 03:13

Tech Giants Draw Fire in Congress Concerns about the power of Big Tech echoed across the capital, with politicians in both parties demanding more regulatory scrutiny of four giant companies’ reach and plans for expansion....
2019-07-17, 02:39

2 injured after gunman opens fire on car in Brooklyn Two people were hurt early Saturday when a gunman began shooting at them as they sat in their car in Brooklyn, police said. The pair, a 28-year-old woman and 29-year-old man, were parked on Avenue N near E 94th Street in Canarsie just before 6:00 a.m. when a man opened fire, striking the man in......
2019-06-29, 19:00

Thousands of bourbon barrels destroyed in US fire A Jim Beam warehouse in the US state of Kentucky has gone up in flames, destroying 45,000 barrels of bourbon. Environmental concerns have ensued due to a nearby river....
2019-07-04, 08:13

Woman sets her hair on fire on NYC subway Just when you thought the subways couldn’t smell any worse. A woman was photographed setting her hair on fire aboard an MTA train Tuesday. The snap, posted to Reddit, shows the unidentified woman taking a lighter to her long, multi-colored locks while casually seated aboard the train. The photo is u...
2019-07-09, 20:52

How will the Philidelphia oil refinery fire affect gas prices? Patrick DeHaan of GasBuddy says wholesale gas prices are already up 6 to 8 cents, which suggests retail prices may start rising in the next few days.       ...
2019-06-21, 21:39

Man killed after fire tears through Queens home A man died on Thursday night when a fire tore through his Queens home, cops said. The 59-year-old victim was inside a home at 163-53 Mathias Avenue in Jamaica when the blaze broke out at around 8:30 p.m., according to police. Firefighters discovered the man on the second floor of the building once t...
2019-09-20, 19:39

Fire in commercial center in India kills at least 17 At least 17 people were killed when a fire broke out in a four-story commercial building in the city of Surat in India's western state of Gujarat on Friday, police said....
2019-05-24, 17:52

Gates Foundation under fire for Modi award International human rights activists have slammed a decision by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to hand India's controversial Prime Minister an award in recognition of his work to improve sanitation in the country....
2019-09-13, 07:39

Tucson man injured while trying to save pets from fire TUCSON – His crutches clank every time he takes a step. The walking boot on his leg is itchy and heavy. Still, Anthony Valencia says he would do it all again. “That’s just me. I’m pretty sure a lot of people would too,” said Valencia. Valencia says he was visiting his g...
2019-07-16, 09:52

Fire burns 25 acres of land near Bisbee TUCSON – Arizona State Forestry crews are battling a fire that ignited six miles northeast of Bisbee, the organization announced Monday afternoon. According to officials, the fire is currently burning about 25 acres of land, with smoke clearly visible from the surrounding areas. Several aircr...
2019-07-16, 04:13

Crews respond to brush fire in Marana TUCSON – Crews responded to brush fire Monday afternoon in Marana. According to Northwest Fire District, firefighters were dispatched to a scene near Wildomar Drive in Marana. As of 12:57 p.m., on Monday, the brush fire was under control. Details are limited at this time. Crews have brush fire unde...
2019-07-15, 23:13

| Under fire Vettel gets support from rival Hamilton A beleaguered Sebastian Vettel received support from an unexpected source after another dismal outing for Ferrari in an action-packed British Grand Prix....
2019-07-15, 20:01

Fire breaks out in garage of an Eastside home TUCSON – Two people are safe after a fire broke out in their garage. Tucson Fire said the fire ignited at a home near Broadway and Harrison on Thursday, July 4. Firefighters were able to get the fire under control. TFD officials said one person suffered a burn to their foot. Crews responded t...
2019-07-05, 06:26

Trump Fans the Flames of a Racial Fire While other presidents have found ways to appeal to the resentments of white Americans with subtle and not-so-subtle appeals, none of them in modern times have done so as overtly as this one....
2019-07-15, 04:00

Distilling the Jim Beam fire: What we know about the cause, river impact and more A fire has been burning at Jim Beam Bourbon warehouse. Here's what to know about its impact on the Kentucky River, wildlife and more.       ...
2019-07-05, 19:39

Camp Fire survivors move to Tucson TUCSON – A couple that survived the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in California history is now calling Tucson home. The Camp Fire ripped through Paradise, California back in November of 2018. “Then one morning, November 8th, the fire started,” said Rick Clark. “And ...
2019-05-29, 08:39

There’s something very odd about this story of a fire at a SpaceX facility in Florida A fire at a SpaceX prototyping facility on Monday did as much as $100,000 in damage, according to reports from local news sources and agencies quoting fire department estimates. The fire, which occurred at SpaceX location in Cocoa, Florida, is interesting in its own right, but the initial report act...
2019-07-10, 05:13

Crews contain large brush fire in Catalina TUCSON – Firefighters with Golder Ranch Fire District battled a large brush fire in Catalina Friday afternoon. According to officials, the fire was located at Golder Ranch Drive and Largo Del Oro Parkway. Authorities said the fire is burned about three acres of land. Details are limited at th...
2019-06-08, 00:26

TFD responds to west side home fire TUCSON – Crews were dispatched to a west side home fire on Wednesday. Tucson Fire Department units responded to reports of smoke near Stone Avenue and Pastime Road. Fire officials said the fire did not extend into the whole structure. The cause and origin are under investigation. TFD crews re...
2019-08-22, 04:52

Frontline oil tanker still on fire, has not sunk: spokesman Frontline's Front Altair oil tanker is still on fire in the Gulf of Oman and has not sunk, a spokesman for the company said on Thursday, citing information from a nearby vessel....
2019-06-13, 11:52

NWFD advises to be aware when around an active fire TUCSON – Northwest Fire Department battled a car fire Wednesday at Twin Peaks Road and Tiffany Loop. While firefighters were putting out the fire, a vehicle drove around police cars blocking off the scene and drove over a hose that was in use, putting the hose out of service. Photo from @Mara...
2019-06-13, 08:13

At least one killed after fire breaks out in hospital near Paris At least one person was killed and eight injured after a fire broke out overnight in a hospital complex on the outskirts of Paris, authorities said on Thursday....
2019-08-22, 10:13

10 aboard unhurt after Northern Calif. jet fire All 10 people aboard a small jet escaped injury Wednesday after the aircraft aborted its takeoff at a small Northern California airport, went off the runway and burst into flames, officials said. (Aug. 22)        ...
2019-08-22, 16:26

Neither fire nor fury for Wolff’s new Trump book NEW YORK (AP) — The sequel to Michael Wolff’s million-selling “Fire and Fury” is not attracting the same kind of interest, not even from President Donald Trump. NPD BookScan reports just 17,756 first-week sales for “Siege,” Wolff’s latest account of the Trump Whit...
2019-06-13, 04:39

TFD responds to reports of a fire in the Tucson Mall TUCSON – Tucson Fire Department crews responded to calls of smoke coming from a store under construction inside the Tucson Mall. According to TFD, upon crews arrival, mall patrons had evacuated the area and the sprinkler system extinguished the fire. View this post on Instagram ...
2019-08-23, 14:52

Trump Trains His Fire on Biden in Must-Win Pennsylvania President Trump seems itching for a fight against Joe Biden. Monday night he tried out some new jabs. Standing in front of thousands of supporters at a rally in north central Pennsylvania, Trump leveled multiple attacks on Biden, who leads Trump in an early poll in the state. Trump said foreign lead...
2019-05-21, 20:00

Tetris 99’s Fire Emblem Theme Gives It New Energy I’ve been super impressed with the love that Tetris 99 has been getting with each update. This weekend’s Maximus Cup event continues its excellent selection of timed content with this new theme based on Fire Emblem: Three Houses. While it isn’t the most visually engaging thing to stare at, I love th...
2019-08-23, 23:13

Ask Dr. NerdLove: Is There Any Point In Dating When The World Is On Fire? Hello all you frightening nipplybeasts, and welcome to Ask Dr. NerdLove, the only dating advice column to help you speed run through the worst parts of dating and start the New Game Plus of your love life....
2019-05-30, 21:39

A world of ice and fire: life with the Nenets – in pictures For thousands of years the Nenets people have migrated with their reindeer herds across the Yamal Peninsula in the Russian Arctic. In October 2016, Alegra Ally travelled to north-west Siberia to join a family and document their way of life as autumn turned to winterNew Path – A Window on Nenets Life...
2019-08-21, 10:26

14 people, 14 animals displaced in condo fire TUCSON — 14 people and more than a dozen animals were displaced after flames ripped through a condominium complex. The fire broke out Monday evening at the Barcelona Manor Condos near Oracle and Orange Grove. The Red Cross responded to the scene to assist those affected. Preliminary reports f...
2019-08-21, 04:39

Tenaja fire in California grows to 2,000 acres The Tenaja fire grew to 2,000 acres in Southern California and triggered mandatory evacuations for hundreds of residents, authorities said.        ...
2019-09-06, 22:00

US investigating possible case of 'friendly fire' in Iraq The US military announced Tuesday that a US contractor was killed in Iraq Saturday during an incident that also resulted in the death of a US Marine....
2019-08-14, 09:39

NFL notebook: Texans fire Gaine after one season The Houston Texans announced Friday that they have fired general manager Brian Gaine after one season, admitting that the timing of the change was "unusual."...
2019-06-08, 06:52

Man displaced after fire near home in central Tucson Smoke from a fire in the front yard of a home in the 3600 block of N Park Ave. TUCSON- A man in his 70s is displaced after a fire damaged his home near midtown. The Tucson Fire Department responded to calls of heavy smoke in the 3600 block of North Park Avenue Tuesday afternoon  When crews arrived t...
2019-08-14, 21:00

House fire displaces three in Southeast Tucson TUCSON – Tucson Fire Department responded Tuesday afternoon to reports of a fire at a multiplex in the 2700 block of South Oakenshield Way. According to reports, a floor fan caught fire and spread to the carpet in a bedroom, filling the unit with smoke. The resident, a 51-year-old female, and ...
2019-05-22, 06:26

7 Killed As Ferry Catches Fire In Indonesia Seven people, including two children, were killed and four others missing after a ferry carrying dozens of passengers caught fire off Indonesia's Sulawesi island early Saturday, police said....
2019-08-17, 23:00

Ukraine: Fire in Odessa hotel kills 8 A fire broke out at the Tokyo Star hotel in Odessa overnight, killing eight people. Ukrainian authorities have opened a criminal investigation into whether fire safety requirements were breached....
2019-08-18, 05:52

Trump says he won’t fire Conway over Hatch Act violations WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he won’t fire White House counselor Kellyanne Conway after a federal watchdog agency recommended her removal for repeatedly violating a law that limits political activity by government workers. Trump tells Fox & Friends that he was briefed on the O...
2019-06-14, 15:13

Person seriously injured in Bronx junkyard fire One person was seriously injured in a three-alarm fire that burned through multiple cars at a Bronx junkyard Wednesday, officials said. The blaze broke out at 3:10 p.m. Wednesday at the New England Used Auto Parts on Boston Road in Eastchester, according to the FDNY. Videos posted to social media sh...
2019-09-05, 15:26

Northern Calif. fire threatens over 1,000 homes Firefighters are working through the night to contain a Northern California wildfire that's threatening about 1,100 homes and prompted evacuation orders for nearly 4,000 people. (Aug. 23)        ...
2019-08-23, 23:13

The Latest: PG&E shutting power to some because of fire risk SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on Pacific Gas & Electric turning off power in Northern California (all times local): 10 p.m. Pacific Gas & Electric says it’s turning off the power to 1,600 Northern Californians and may consider shutting it down for tens of thousands more to help reduce the ri...
2019-06-08, 12:26

Paradise HS preps for 1st football game since fire A high school in a Northern California town that was mostly destroyed by a wildfire is preparing to play its first football game since the blaze. (Aug. 23)        ...
2019-08-24, 09:00

Bayern fire six past hapless Mainz for second win in a row "Bayern Munich scored six times in a span of 45 minutes to come from a goal down and crush visitors Mainz 05 6-1 on Saturday and climb to seven points from three games, two off the top."...
2019-08-31, 18:39

TFD fights early morning fire on the eastside Courtesy: Tucson Fire Dept. Tucson Fire Department fought a duplex fire early Saturday after receiving multiple 911 calls. Around 3:51 a.m. officials received multiple calls about smoke and fire coming from a duplex in the 2300 block of South Saddleback Avenue. Crews arriving on scene saw most of th...
2019-08-31, 21:39

500,000 tumble dryers set to be recalled in UK over fire fears In an "unprecedented" step, the government plans to order a company to recall hundreds of thousands of tumble dryers over fears they pose a fire safety risk....
2019-06-11, 20:13

Pole fire causes power outage in Catalina CATALINA, Ariz. – A fire on a telephone pole has caused some power outages Tuesday afternoon on the northwest side. According to Golder Ranch Fire District officials, the fire was reported near Hawser Street and Twin Lakes Drive. Authorities say the fire has caused arcing wires. It is unknown ...
2019-09-04, 15:52

MLB notebook: Padres fire manager Green The San Diego Padres on Saturday fired manager Andy Green, who was in his fourth season at the helm of the club. Bench coach Rod Barajas was named interim manager....
2019-09-22, 05:00

Rescue under way as 'boat on fire' with 30 on board in California The US Coast Guard has said it has launched a rescue operation to help more than 30 people "in distress" following a boat fire off the coast of southern California....
2019-09-02, 16:13

34 people unaccounted for in California boat fire Thirty-four people remained unaccounted for as the Coast Guard and Ventura County Fire Department responded to a fire that started on a dive boat early Monday off Santa Cruz Island....
2019-09-02, 19:13

| Over 30 trapped as boat catches fire off California Rescuers were scrambling Monday to reach more than 30 people who were sleeping below deck when their scuba-diving boat caught fire off the California coast, with reports of "numerous fatalities."...
2019-09-04, 06:39

At least eight dead from California boat fire, 26 missing Eight people were confirmed dead from a predawn fire that sank a boat off a Southern California island and 26 others who were on the scuba diving vessel were missing, a local sheriff said....
2019-09-03, 05:00

The Sane Person's Guide to FIRE Savings The concept of FIRE—Financial Independence, Retire Early— is pretty straightforward. If you can save up enough money when you’re young(er), you can have a ton more flexibility later in life. You might choose to quit your job and start a business, or unload your house to travel the world. If you can...
2019-06-11, 22:39

Showers and thunderstorms fire up across Southern Arizona TUCSON – Scattered showers and thunderstorms developed across Southern Arizona this afternoon. These storms produced heavy rain, small hail, gusty winds, and lightning. Be careful on the roads. Turn around, don’t drown! There will be another opportunity for monsoon storms this evening across ...
2019-08-29, 06:26

Mercer Fire sparks more buffelgrass concern TUCSON — The Mercer Fire burned through 25 acres in the Santa Catalina Mountains. The lightning-sparked fire is fully contained, but it’s now sparking additional concern about buffelgrass in the Catalinas. Julia Rowe is the Invasive Species Program Coordinator at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Muse...
2019-08-29, 06:26

Small fire reported at PCC West Campus TUCSON – A small fire was reported at Pima Community College’s West Campus Thursday morning. According to PCC officials, the blaze occurred in the West Campus C-Building, damaging an air conditioner on the second floor. Authorities say no other major damage was reported in the incident. ...
2019-05-31, 01:13

Grenfell families sue US companies over deadly fire More than 200 survivors and relatives of many of those killed in the Grenfell Tower fire are taking legal action in the US against three firms over the blaze....
2019-06-12, 12:13

Details of California boat fire victims None of a dive boat's 34 passengers https://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-fire/no-passengers-survive-california-dive-boat-fire-victim-details-surface-idUSKCN1VO0ZT survived a fast-moving fire off the California coast....
2019-09-04, 03:52

Brazil will reject $20 million of Amazon fire aid from G7 Brazil will reject an offer of $20 million in international aid for the fires that are burning across the Amazon rainforest, according to the president's office....
2019-08-27, 16:00

A new fire has started on the north end of the Tumacacori Mountains A new fire has started on the north end of the Tumacacori Mountains. The Hell’s Gate fire is about 600 acres and growing. Coronado National Forest officials say the cause of the fire is under investigation but lightning was present in the area. Officials are asking visitors to be careful when ...
2019-06-12, 08:26

TFD unveils new fire engine, gives Station 8 tour The City of Tucson hosted a community event Thursday morning to unveil one of the four new fire engines at Tucson Fire Department Station 8. The fire engine was recently purchased through the Tucson Delivers program. In May 2017, voters approved Proposition 101, a five-year, half-cent sales tax to f...
2019-08-30, 06:00

At Least Two Dead After Philippines Ferry Catches Fire A ferry in the southern Philippines caught fire early Wednesday, killing at least two passengers while more than a hundred were rescued, according to the country’s Coast Guard. At least 172 people were on board, including 136 passengers and 36 crew members, according to the Associated Press. A...
2019-08-28, 10:52

Audi e-tron recalled over risk of fire News 11 Jun, 2019 31 of the first Audi e-trons in the UK are thought to be affected, but no fires have been reported by SUV’s early adopters...
2019-06-12, 04:13

Home Damaged By Fire On Jaeduke Drive LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– A fire damaged part of a home on Jaeduke Drive Thursday. Firefighters say they are not sure where in the home the fire started, or what started the fire. The cause of the fire is under investigation. Most of the damage from the flames was in the garage and the second f...
2019-05-31, 03:39

Sheriff: 4 more bodies found near boat fire Authorities say four more victims of a catastrophic dive boat fire have been found on the ocean floor off Southern California. At least eight are known dead. The Coast Guard says crews are searching for more than two dozen other missing persons. (Sept. 2)        ...
2019-09-03, 15:00

Crews respond to building fire near 6th Ave, 22nd St TUCSON – Tucson Fire Department crews responded to a building fire early Wednesday morning. Fire officials say multiple 911 calls were made, reporting flames from a building in the 1200 block of S. Sixth Avenue at about 2:23 a.m. Initially, crews thought the historic Santa Cruz Church was on fire, i...
2019-05-22, 15:39

Fire At Pennsylvania Daycare In US Kills Five Children Authorities on Monday were investigating the cause of a fire that swept through a home daycare in Erie, Pennsylvania, killing five children trapped inside....
2019-08-12, 18:52

Firefighters rescue dog from Midtown apartment fire Firefighters saved a dog from a Midtown blaze Wednesday morning, officials said. The pup, named Scotch, was rescued from a sixth-floor fire that broke out just after 10:15 a.m. at a Tudor City Place apartment building in Murray Hill, fire officials said. The tearful owner thanked and hugged the fire...
2019-05-22, 19:39

Ice, fire and feuds: on the trail of Iceland's sagas The tales of heroes and feuding families in Iceland’s chronicles inspire this countrywide walking, hitchhiking and camping tripThe sagas are “our national identity”, says Icelandic actor Oddur Júlíusson. Based on historical events that mostly took place between the ninth and early 11th centuries, th...
2019-06-16, 08:39

Notre Dame to celebrate first Mass since fire The Mass comes as pledges from billionaires to fund restoration of the cathedral have failed to materialize. Instead, it's mainly been small donations filling the church's coffers....
2019-06-15, 11:39

Two-alarm fire burns house in midtown TUCSON – Tucson Fire Department is working a two-alarm house fire after the blaze ignited Monday evening in midtown. According to TFD, the house involved is located near 17th Street and Campbell Avenue. Details are limited at this time. Crews on scene of a 2 Alarm fire on 17th Street east ...
2019-06-18, 22:26

Maryland man fatally set himself on fire near White House WASHINGTON (AP) — A Maryland man who set himself on fire at a national park near the White House has died. U.S. Park police tell news outlets 33-year-old Arnav Gupta died from his injuries late Wednesday. Police say officers and U.S. Secret Service agents responded to a report of the burning man ear...
2019-05-30, 14:52

Notre Dame celebrates first Mass since fire The Mass comes as pledges from billionaires to fund restoration of the cathedral have failed to materialize. Instead, it's mainly been small donations filling the church's coffers....
2019-06-15, 18:52

Millionaire to be sentenced for deadly fire above tunnels ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) — A wealthy stock trader awaits sentencing for his conviction in the fiery death of a man who was helping him secretly dig tunnels for a nuclear bunker beneath a Maryland home. Daniel Beckwitt faces a maximum of 30 years in prison when Montgomery County Circuit Court Judge Margar...
2019-06-17, 17:00

Explosions after fire at military warehouse in Siberia A state of emergency has been declared in Siberia where a fire at a military warehouse used to store artillery shells set off a series of huge explosions, Russian state news agency TASS reported....
2019-08-06, 13:00

Dog dies in travel trailer fire in Marana TUCSON – A dog has died after it was trapped in a Marana trailer fire that broke out Monday morning. According to Avra Valley Fire District, firefighters were dispatched to the 16000 block of West Polo Lane after an electrical problem ignited a fire on a trailer in the area. When the first-res...
2019-06-18, 01:13

For These Women, a FIRE That Burns Too Male and Too White Fed up with the bro-heavy archetype of the FIRE trend (“financial independence, retire early”), women are carving out their own niche in the frugal-living movement....
2019-06-07, 14:52

19 killed in blast and fire after traffic collision At least 19 people were killed and 30 people were injured in multiple car explosion outside Egypt's National Cancer Institute, the Ministry of Health said, according to state-run Al-Ahram on Monday....
2019-08-05, 19:26

PG&E Losses Widen as Fire Costs Rise PG&E reported a steep second-quarter loss as the utility contended with costs associated with wildfire-related lawsuits, bankruptcy and efforts to repair and improve its electric grid in Northern California....
2019-08-10, 11:00

Four siblings were among 5 victims in a Pennsylvania daycare fire Greg Wohlford/Erie Times-News via AP An early morning fire killed five children after it consumed a portion of a Pennsylvania building that is reportedly registered as a daycare. Four of the children were siblings who were staying at the daycare as their parents worked overnight, their grandmother ...
2019-08-13, 03:39

VAR under fire as Scotland exit after penalty retake Argentina pulled off an unprecedented women's World Cup fightback from 3-0 down to draw 3-3 with Scotland on Wednesday, but it will be the video assistant referee's decision to award a stoppage-time penalty retake that will remain in memory....
2019-06-20, 07:39

Gunman opens fire at graduation party The shooting is one of numerous homicides that occurred amid a rash of gunfire around the city that also wounded a number of other people throughout the weekend.        ...
2019-06-17, 14:52

Amazon Just Added This Highly Useful Feature to the Fire TV Amazon is bringing its Alexa announcements feature to the Fire TV. The intercom feature was earlier limited to Alexa-based devices except for the Fire TV. YouTube app's rollout is now complete....
2019-08-09, 19:52

Opinion: India's government is playing with fire India's ruling party has delivered on its promise to revoke the special autonomous status for Jammu and Kashmir. It is a risky move, but there is a clear rationale behind it, says DW's Rodion Ebbighausen....
2019-08-05, 18:39

As Bolivian forests burn, Evo's bet on Big Farming comes under fire In the tropical Bolivian city of Santa Cruz de la Sierra, a wealthy farming hub on the edge on the Amazon rainforest, President Evo Morales gathered with ranchers late last month to celebrate a maiden shipment of beef to China....
2019-09-09, 08:52

German police under fire after losing submachine gun Police in northern Germany realized a MP5 submachine gun went missing in March, but waited months to report the case. The gun and ammunition have yet to be found, with pressure mounting on officials over their response....
2019-08-09, 20:39

UK chip designer Arm hangs up on under-fire Huawei UK chip designer Arm Holdings has cut off relations with Huawei to comply with tough US sanctions against it, dealing a blow to the Chinese firm's ability to develop new smartphones....
2019-05-22, 18:00

HK police fire teargas as China says it will not 'sit idly by' Police fired tear gas to disperse hundreds of anti-government protesters in Hong Kong on Sunday after violent clashes a day earlier, and Beijing said it would not let the situation persist....
2019-08-04, 16:52

With teenage vaping at all time high, schools are turning to 'vape detectors' to snuff out secret smokers Soter Technologies With concerns over teenage vaping at an all-time high, schools all around the country are starting to embrace vape detectors, which are capable of detecting vape smoke that normal smoke detectors cannot. These vape detectors are often placed in bathrooms, closets, and other priv...
2019-09-14, 04:00

Mexico holds off Trump's fire, but seen vulnerable to new pressure Mexico avoided the most extreme immigration concession sought by U.S. President Donald Trump in the deal reached to fend off threatened tariffs, but it is left even weaker than before in the face of potential new pressure from Trump as he formally kicks off his reelection campaign this month....
2019-06-09, 04:39

The Latest: Man charged in deadly California fire testifies OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the trial of two men in a deadly California warehouse fire(all times local): 1 p.m. One of two men blamed for a warehouse fire that killed 36 people in the San Francisco Bay Area two years ago told a jury that he helped maintain the building in exchange for free ...
2019-06-17, 22:26

Fire damages north side storage facility TUCSON –Crews responded to a storage unit fire early Thursday morning. Northwest Fire District units were dispatched to the 6900 block of N. Camino Martin, near Interstate 10 and Ina Road. Fire officials say 32 storage units were involved, 14 of them had fire damages and 18 had smoke damage. Storag...
2019-06-06, 20:13

US lawsuit filed over 2017 deadly London fire A lawsuit filed in Pennsylvania says faulty building materials helped spread a devastating fire at London's Grenfell Tower in 2017. More than 200 relatives of victims and survivors have joined the suit. (June 11)        ...
2019-06-12, 03:52

Diplomats Say U.S. Blocked a U.N. Statement on Israel-Hezbollah Fire (UNITED NATIONS) — The United States has blocked the U.N. Security Council from issuing a statement following the recent exchange of cross-border fire between the militant group Hezbollah in southern Lebanon and Israeli forces in Israel, diplomats said Thursday. The initial draft of the French...
2019-09-06, 04:39

The Latest: LA-area gunman who set fire to home killed SAN GABRIEL, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a standoff with a gunman near Los Angeles (all times local): 8:10 p.m. Authorities have shot and killed a gunman who held authorities at bay for hours in a bizarre standoff during which he set a home on fire and threw fireworks at officers. Authorities say th...
2019-06-07, 05:52

London Fire Survivors Sue in Unlikely Place: Philadelphia Court Hundreds of survivors and relatives of victims in the Grenfell Tower fire sued makers of the flammable cladding and insulation that fed the blaze, one of which has its headquarters in Pennsylvania....
2019-06-12, 00:13

Italy under fire over charges against migrant rescue volunteer Portugal's parliament has protested an Italian decision to charge a Portuguese student with aiding illegal immigration, a move condemned by officials, who argue he was saving lives of migrants stranded in the Mediterranean....
2019-06-29, 02:52

Fire at migrant center in Bosnia injures 29: police Twenty-nine migrants were injured in a fire that broke out early on Saturday at a center in the northwestern Bosnian town of Velika Kladusa, police said....
2019-06-01, 18:39

Israeli navy boards ship from Turkey that was set on fire JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military says naval forces boarded a cargo ship off the coast that had been set on fire. The military says it was alerted early Sunday to an anchored ship off northern Israel whose hull was ablaze. At the request of the ship’s captain, Israeli forces boarded and se...
2019-06-09, 17:26

Blasts at Russian 'Kristall' explosives plant followed by fire At least 19 people were injured and two more were missing at the Dzerzhinsk plant about 400 kilometers east of Moscow after explosions were followed by a fire. The cause of the blasts was not clear....
2019-06-01, 15:13

After Europe, Google under fire for ‘Android dominance’ in India After facing billion dollar fines in the EU for abusing its dominance to favor its own services, the internet giant has now been caught in the cross hairs of Indian antitrust watchdog. The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has found that Google may have misused its market share in Android in the...
2019-07-01, 10:52

Joe Biden under fire from rivals for remarks about civility with segregationists Former Vice President Joe Biden came under sharp criticism from some of his Democratic presidential rivals on Wednesday for remarks he made this week about his time working civilly with segregationists serving in the Senate in the 1970s....
2019-06-19, 22:26

Siege: Trump under Fire by Michael Wolff – review The second instalment of Michael Wolff’s ‘train-wreck fascination’ with the US president speculates on how the fiasco will endThe Trump presidency began as reality TV, with a cast of loud-mouthed, dim-witted chancers embroiled in histrionic tiffs. Then, capitalising on Trump’s threats to Kim Jong-un...
2019-06-09, 09:13

MotoE World Cup completes first test since devastating fire The MotoE World Cup has held its first test, including a simulated qualifying and race at Valencia, since the entire electric bike series paddock was destroyed by fire in March...
2019-06-19, 21:00

YouTube, Under Fire, Considers Major Changes to Kids' Content YouTube executives are debating moving all children’s content into the standalone YouTube Kids app, to better protect young viewers from objectionable videos....
2019-06-19, 17:39

PG&E settles California fire claims with local governments for $1 bln PG&E Corp will pay $1 billion as part of its bankruptcy reorganization to more than a dozen local governments in California struck by wildfires in recent years, the company and lawyers for the governments said on Tuesday....
2019-06-19, 05:13

The Latest: Companies respond to suit over Grenfell fire PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on a lawsuit filed in the United States over a 2017 London high-rise fire that killed 72 (all times local): 2 p.m. Two of the companies that are being sued by victims of a London high-rise fire that killed 72 have released statements expressing their “deepest sym...
2019-06-11, 21:00

Firefighter Injured In Louisville Strip Mall Fire LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE 3)– A Louisville strip mall is destroyed after a large fire. It happened around 5 p.m. Monday in the Saint Matthews area. When crews arrived, they found heavy smoke and fire shooting through the roof of the strip mall. The fire chief said the initial call came in as an el...
2019-06-18, 12:13

Tesla Says It's Identified the Cause of That Viral Model S Fire in China Tesla makes some revisions after its viral car fire in Shanghai, Carlos Ghosn backs out of a last-minute press conference, Ford gets its data exposed, more automakers team up on self-driving cars, and Geely’s interest in Volvo trucks. All of this and more in The Morning Shift for Friday, June 28, 20...
2019-06-28, 18:52

Fire breaks out in migrant center in Bosnia, several injured There were 32 reported injuries after flames and smoke forced migrants to jump out of the windows of their shelter. It is the second fire in recent weeks to occur in the region, just on the border with Croatia....
2019-06-01, 15:13

Vehicle fire restricts EB traffic at midtown intersection TUCSON – A vehicle fire has restricted eastbound traffic in a midtown intersection Tuesday morning. According to Tucson Police Department, the incident occurred at 29th Street and Alvernon Way. No injuries were reported in the incident. Stay with News 4 Tucson for the latest updates....
2019-06-11, 21:13

Tennessee officer shoots, kills man in return fire SMYRNA, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee authorities say a police officer has fatally shot a man who fired first at the officer. According to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, preliminary information shows Smyrna Police Department officers responded to a domestic disturbance call at a home Friday night. ...
2019-06-29, 17:13

Amazon upgrades the Fire TV Edition with Dolby Vision At an intimate press event in the Dolby SoHo space today, Amazon announced a new Fire TV Edition with Dolby Vision. This is basically an upgraded Fire TV Edition, and the display model is made by Toshiba. A 55-inch model is available starting today f......
2019-06-21, 01:52

NASA is going to fire an atomic clock into space so astronauts know where they’re going As NASA and other organizations begin to lay the groundwork for crewed missions to places other than an orbiting space station or even the Moon, they’re beginning to better understand the potential challenges such missions will pose. Keeping a crew alive and well for a long-haul space mission ...
2019-06-18, 07:26

Philadelphia Refinery Rocked by Large Explosion, Fire A large explosion and fire erupted at an oil refinery in south Philadelphia on Friday, officials said, adding there were no significant injuries and the fire was contained. Gasoline prices jumped....
2019-06-21, 22:00

Man breaks into AOC’s offices in NYC, sprays cops with fire extinguisher An unhinged trespasser broke into the empty Queens campaign offices of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Saturday, and barricaded himself into a closet before cops hauled him out....
2019-06-16, 13:39

Hong Kong Police Fire Tear Gas at Protesters Police fired tear gas and used rubber bullets on protesters in Hong Kong, in an attempt to drive away thousands of demonstrators who had blocked roads and forced the closure of the city’s legislature before lawmakers could debate a controversial extradition bill....
2019-06-12, 12:52

Baby among injured when fire rips through three Brooklyn homes This is the moment an apparently suspicious blaze lit up a Brooklyn block before dawn Thursday, quickly escalating into a four-alarm inferno that spread to two neighboring buildings and injured at least 13 people — including an infant who is clinging to life. A surveillance video clip provided by a ...
2019-06-13, 17:26

Fire On Under-Construction Warship Won't Impact Completion: Officials A day after a fire occurred at an under-construction Naval warship at Mumbai's Mazagon Dockyard, a senior official Saturday said it would not affect the schedule of the ambitious ''Project 15-B''......
2019-06-22, 17:26

'Expert' Says It Was 'Reasonable' for Cops to Fire 55 Bullets at a Man Sleeping in His Car An extensive report by a former police apologist officer has surprisingly absolved California police officers of any wrongdoing in a police shooting, concluding that it was reasonable for multiple officers to open fire on a man who fell asleep in his car....
2019-06-13, 21:13

Notre Dame Cathedral to hold first mass since fire A small mass will be held at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris on Saturday evening -- the first since a fire destroyed the structure's spire, parts of the roof and vault in April....
2019-06-14, 00:26

Fire destroys massive Texas mansion, 2 hurt Authorities say a fire that destroyed a 10,000-square-foot mansion near Houston and injured two construction workers. Officials say more than 60 firefighters and medical personnel responded Thursday to the fire. (June 14)        ...
2019-06-14, 12:00

1 Dead In Fire At Under-Construction Navy Warship In Mumbai One person died after a major fire broke out in under-construction Navy ship Visakhapatnam at Mumbai's Mazagon Docks. The fire started in an air conditioning bay, according to an official. It took......
2019-06-21, 20:52

Crews continue battling Philadelphia refinery fire A fire in a vat of butane at the largest oil refinery on the U.S. East Coast turned the early morning Philadelphia sky a bright orange and yellow and awakened startled residents with explosions that shook homes Friday.(June 21)        ...
2019-06-22, 03:39

| Israeli jets hit Gaza after rocket fire into Israel Israeli aircraft struck Hamas bases in Gaza, the military has said, after a rocket fired by Palestinian militants hit a Jewish theological seminary in southern Israel....
2019-06-14, 16:26

Under Fire, Trump Says He Would ‘Absolutely’ Report Foreign Campaign Help The president appeared to backtrack on comments earlier in the week when he said he would not necessarily call the F.B.I. if Russia or another hostile power offered damaging information about a rival....
2019-06-14, 16:52

Trump says will not fire White House adviser Conway U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he would not fire White House adviser Kellyanne Conway, even though a government watchdog found she had violated U.S. law by making political statements in her official role and called for her ouster....
2019-06-14, 17:39

Trump: Conway's right to free speech under attack; he won't fire her President Donald Trump said he won't fire White House counselor Kellyanne Conway and the accusations against her are an attempt to take away her right to free speech....
2019-06-14, 19:26

9-year-old girl set herself on fire while playing with lighter: officials A 9-year-old Florida girl accidentally set herself on fire while playing with a lighter and a bottle of rubbing alcohol, authorities said. The Fort Lauderdale girl had second-degree burns on her arms and legs, and covering roughly 30 percent of her body after flames engulfed her Thursday evening aro...
2019-06-14, 19:52

Trump says he won’t fire Kellyanne Conway for Hatch Act violations President Trump on Friday said he will not fire White House counselor Kellyanne Conway after a federal watchdog recommended that she be removed for repeatedly violating the Hatch Act by engaging in partisan political activity on behalf of her boss. “No, I’m not going to fire her,” ...
2019-06-14, 19:52

Crews battle 2-alarm fire at abandoned building TUCSON – Crews responded to a 2-alarm abandoned building fire Friday morning. Tucson Fire Department crews were dispatched to a building near 29th Street and Swan Road. There have been numerous fires at this building this year, fire officials said. Crews expect to control the fire soon. No injuries ...
2019-06-07, 19:00

| Paris's Notre-Dame to celebrate first mass after fire The Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris will host its first mass on Saturday, exactly two months after the devastating blaze that shocked France and the world....
2019-06-15, 10:00

Texans fire GM Brian Gaine in ‘unusual’ move The Jets aren’t the only team searching for a GM ahead of training camp. The Houston Texans announced they relieved Brian Gaine of his duties on Friday afternoon, a shocking move coming on the heels of an 11-5 season. “After a thorough evaluation of our football operations, we have decid...
2019-06-08, 04:13

Notre-Dame to celebrate first Mass since April fire The Notre Dame cathedral is holding its first Mass since the April fire that ravaged the edifice's roof and caused its masterpiece spire to collapse....
2019-06-15, 14:00

From fire and ash to caps, gowns: Graduation in burned town PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — A California high school where nearly all the students lost their homes in a wildfire is preparing for its first graduation since the devastating blaze. About 220 students are scheduled to graduate from Paradise High School in Northern California on Thursday. Principal Loren ...
2019-06-06, 10:39

Cooking over open flame: These are some of our favorite restaurants that use fire Some restaurants embrace the flames, and over the years Great American Bites has visited memorable spots where the flavor comes from fire.       ...
2019-06-28, 02:13

Vehicle fire restricts NB I-19 traffic in Green Valley GREEN VALLEY, Ariz. – Green Valley Fire District responded to a vehicle fire that restricted northbound traffic Interstate 19 near Canoa Road Thursday afternoon. According to officials, the incident occurred south of the I-19 northbound off-ramp. A brush fire was reported in connection to the ...
2019-06-21, 06:13

At Least 30, Including Children, Die In Indonesia Matchstick Factory Fire At least 30 people, including several children, were killed when a fire ripped through a home that doubled as a matchstick factory in Indonesia on Friday, authorities said....
2019-06-21, 14:13

Fire, explosions at Philadelphia oil refinery; no injuries reported It’s the second fire at the refinery in one month, following a June 10 fire in which no injuries were reported.        ...
2019-06-21, 14:26

Goa Airport Opens After Fire, MiG-29K Dropped Fuel Tank During Take-Off The Goa Airport was shut down temporarily today after a fighter jet's fuel tank got detached while taking off and caused a fire on the runway, the spokesperson of the Indian Navy tweeted....
2019-06-08, 12:00

Massive blobs of 'fire ice' lurks beneath the ocean. We know almost nothing about them. There's a giant trove of frozen methane, or "fire ice," locked beneath our ocean's surface. If released, it could trigger tsunamis, landslides and release huge amounts of carbon into our already-warming atmosphere. But we have almost no idea how much there is or where to find it....
2019-06-27, 21:52

Fire rips through Philadelphia refinery, no significant injuries Firefighters are battling a massive fire at Philadelphia Energy Solutions' refinery in Philadelphia, a blaze that has resulted in no significant injuries, the company said on Friday....
2019-06-21, 15:00

Fire at Oil Refinery in South Philadelphia Causes Massive Explosions A massive fire rocked an oil refinery in South Philadelphia early Friday morning, causing explosions that could be felt as far away as New Jersey, according to early news reports. No evacuations have been issued for the area, but those in neighborhoods near the blaze have been ordered to shelter in ...
2019-06-21, 15:00

First mass to be held in the Notre Dame since April fire The Notre Dame cathedral is holding its first Mass since the April fire that ravaged the edifice's roof and caused its masterpiece spire to collapse....
2019-06-15, 14:13

Arizona animal rescue is trying to rebuild after a devastating fire TUCSON – An Arizona animal rescue is trying to rebuild after a devastating fire. Julie Anaya says the Lend-A-Bone Rescue building caught fire on May 12. Damaging much of the front portion of the building. “I started crying honestly, it just like overwhelmed me,” said Anaya. While A...
2019-06-05, 10:13

Body Found After Larue County House Fire LARUE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– One person was found dead following a house fire in Larue County. It happened around 4:45 p.m. Wednesday on Otter Creek Road in the Buffalo community. Kentucky State Police learned that upon the fire departments arrival a deceased victim was located inside the resid...
2019-06-13, 17:13

England Crawl Out Of Dumpster Fire Relatively Unscathed With 3-0 Win Over Cameroon England lived up to their FIFA ranking as the third-best women’s team in the world for maybe 30 minutes in their match against Cameroon on Sunday. Had it not been for Cameroonian players allowing the poor implementation of VAR that has become a staple of this tournament to get to them, Cameroon woul...
2019-06-24, 01:52

Arizona fire highlights challenges for energy storage PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona’s largest electric company installed massive batteries near neighborhoods with a large number of solar panels, hoping to capture some of the energy from the afternoon sun to use after dark. Arizona Public Service has been an early adopter of battery storage technology se...
2019-06-23, 19:39

Fire 'like a nuclear bomb' rips through Philadelphia refinery Firefighters are battling a massive fire at Philadelphia Energy Solutions' refinery in Philadelphia that has resulted in several explosions but caused no significant injuries, the company said on Friday....
2019-06-21, 16:26

An Archbishop told a Jesuit school to fire a gay teacher. They said no A Jesuit high school in Indiana can no longer call itself "Catholic" because it employs a teacher engaged in a same-sex marriage, the Archbishop of Indianapolis says....
2019-06-21, 18:13

Real Salt Lake, Chicago Fire play to 1-1 tie BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. (AP) — Albert Rusnak scored on a penalty kick in the 33rd minute to help Real Salt Lake tie the Chicago Fire 1-1 on Saturday night. The free kick was set up when Mohammed Adams was called for a hand ball in the penalty area. Rusnak has six goals this season. Chicago struck early whe...
2019-06-23, 06:13

Houston Texans abruptly fire GM Brian Gaine HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Texans have abruptly fired general manager Brian Gaine less than 18 months after he took the job. The team announced the move Friday with a statement from team owner Cal McNair, who said only that “while the timing may be unusual, this decision was made in the best i...
2019-06-08, 02:26

Pennsylvania fire: five children die in blaze at daycare centre Four of the victims were at the centre overnight because their parents were working, local media reported An early morning fire in Pennsylvania at a residential building housing a daycare centre killed five children and sent the owner to the hospital, authorities said.The fire was reported in Erie, ...
2019-08-12, 11:26

Lightning-caused fire near I-10, Dragoon grows to more than 100 acres TUCSON – The fire burning near Dragoon has grown to more than 100 acres after the fire ignited sometime Wednesday. According to Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management, the fire is located near Interstate 10 and Dragoon Road 12 miles northeast of Benson. Authorities say the fire was...
2019-08-22, 19:13

Police Fire Water Cannon at Protesters Near G-7 Summit (BIARRITZ, France)— Police have fired water cannon at about 400 anti-capitalist protesters blocking roads in a town near the venue of the G-7 summit in southwest France. A few protesters threw rocks at police but the crowd in Bayonne was largely peaceful, with some activists dancing. Police re...
2019-08-24, 21:13

Gunmen captured on camera opening fire on two Bronx men Cops are looking for a pair of gunmen who opened fire in The Bronx, striking two men, police said Sunday. The two victims — a 34-year-old and a 26-year-old — were shot just before 1 a.m. Saturday on E. 216 Street near Barnes Avenue in Eastchester, according to police. In a video released by cops......
2019-08-26, 03:39

G7 to release emergency aid for Amazon forest fire crisis Leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy nations have agreed to release more than $20 million of emergency aid to help countries battle wildfires in the Amazon rainforest, French President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday....
2019-08-26, 19:13

Los Angeles-area fire spurs evacuation orders Crews are fighting an Los Angeles-area brush fire that prompted evacuation orders in a Glendale neighborhood and nearby freeways. The Los Angeles Fire Department said Sunday no injuries or structure damage were immediately reported. (Aug. 26)        ...
2019-08-26, 22:00

Bolivia's Amazon is on fire too. More than 1.8 million acres have been burned While the world's attention focuses on the destructive Amazon wildfires in Brazil, devastating blazes have decimated swathes of tropical forests and savannah in neighboring Bolivia....
2019-08-27, 00:13

TFD: 4 displaced after west side mobile home fire Four people were displaced after a mobile home fire in the 3700 block of N. Romero Rd on Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019. /  Courtesy: Tucson Fire Department TUCSON – Four people were displaced after a mobile home fire early Tuesday morning. Tucson Fire Department crews were dispatched to the 3700 block of N...
2019-08-27, 19:39

Mexico bar attack: fire leaves 23 dead and 13 injured Gang dispute believed to be behind blaze at venue in Gulf coast city of Coatzacoalcos An attack on a bar in the Mexican city of Coatzacoalcos has left 23 people dead and 13 injured.The assailants started a fire that ripped through the bar, killing eight women and 15 men. There was no immediate infor...
2019-08-28, 14:26

Three-alarm fire rips through 115-year-old Philadelphia church Nearly 100 firefighters are working to put out a fire that threatens to collapse a 115-year-old church in West Philadelphia's Parkside section Tuesday. ...
2019-08-28, 15:13

Let it burn: U.S. fights wildfires with fire, backed by Trump It was the kind of fire that has terrified communities across the drought-ridden U.S. West in the past few years: a ponderosa pine forest ablaze in the mountains of New Mexico filling the air with thick, aromatic smoke....
2019-08-28, 16:00

Africa is the ‘fire continent’ but blazes differ from Amazon While the world has turned its gaze to fires burning in Brazil’s Amazon rainforest, satellite images show a far greater number of blazes on the African continent...
2019-08-28, 19:13

This girl is on fire: Maren Morris leads CMA nominations Maren Morris has a chance to win up to eight trophies including for album of the year at the 2019 Country Music Association Awards thanks to her work as an artist, songwriter and producer...
2019-08-29, 08:26

| Death toll rises to 28 in Mexico bar fire attack Gunmen burst into a Mexican strip club in a hail of bullets and killed at least 28 people as they trapped revelers inside and started a raging fire, officials have said....
2019-08-29, 15:39

Bolsonaro says fire ban in Brazil limited to Amazon region only Brazil's National Space Research Institute says fires have increased about 80% in Brazil this year when compared to the same period last year. A little over half those fires are in the Amazon....
2019-08-31, 23:00

Woman on fire: Larrain's 'Ema' tells tale of liberation To the thumping beat of reggaeton, Chilean television actress Mariana Di Girolamo dances her way through Pablo Larrain's "Ema", her major film debut about a woman on a journey of self-discovery as her family life falls apart....
2019-09-01, 06:52

Israel, Hezbollah exchange fire along Lebanon border Israel's military said on Sunday anti-tank missiles from Lebanon targeted an army base and vehicles and that it responded with fire into southern Lebanon....
2019-09-01, 17:00

Witnesses scramble as Odessa shooter opens fire At least five people are dead in West Texas after a man stopped by state troopers for failing to signal a left turn opened fire and fled, shooting more than 20 people as he drove before being killed by officers outside a movie theatre. (Sept. 1)        ...
2019-09-01, 19:26

'Sit up!' – Jacob Rees-Mogg under fire for slouching in Commons Furious MPs criticise ‘disrespectful’ body language during crunch debateLatest Brexit developments - live updatesIt was one of the most consequential debates in parliamentary history. Indeed, the grave subject of whether or not to hand control of the Brexit process to those seeking to avoid no deal ...
2019-09-04, 09:00

Walmart is suing Tesla over a solar panel fire, here's what you need to know Walmart is suing Tesla after some of Tesla's solar panels caught fire at seven Walmart stores. CNBC's technology reporter Ari Levy joins "The Exchange" to discuss why lawsuit....
2019-08-22, 06:00

'Our hearts are on fire': Kashmir spends Eid al-Adha in lockdown Areas of Srinagar deserted during religious holiday, usually one of the year’s busiestMuslims in Indian-administered Kashmir spent the religious holiday of Eid al-Adha in a security lockdown, unable to call their friends and relatives as an unprecedented communications block remained in place for an...
2019-08-12, 19:52

Tesla car catches fire after hitting tow truck in Moscow The driver said he was in a drive assistance mode but still holding the steering wheel when the car crashed into the stationary tow truck that he had not noticed....
2019-08-13, 01:39

The Mets Are on Fire. The Braves Are Watching From a Safe Distance. Mets G.M. Brodie Van Wagenen challenged the N.L. East before this season, but all year his team has been chasing Atlanta, the division’s patient standard-bearers....
2019-08-14, 09:39

Some MacBook Pro models are now banned from US flights due to fire risk Some MacBook Pro 15-inch models have been branded a fire risk by the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), and therefore you won’t be able to take them on board an airplane.You may remember that back in June, Apple initiated a recall for certain MacBook Pro 15-inch laptops sold between Se...
2019-08-14, 14:39

Fire resurges on Greece's Evia, challenges firefighters Aircraft and firefighters on the ground fought a blaze that burned large tracts of pristine pine forest on the Greek island of Evia on Wednesday as the wildfire flared up again at different spots....
2019-08-14, 18:39

FAA prohibits some Apple laptops from U.S. flights over fire risk Federal flight regulators have added certain Apple laptops to the "no fly" list of banned items on U.S. flights, because of a risk their batteries could catch fire....
2019-08-14, 23:00

It feels bad being a good teacher in Fire Emblem: Three Houses Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Are You Playing This Weekend?...
2019-08-16, 16:26

Under Fire For Its Treatment Of Pregnant Athletes, Nike Changes Policy Having faced increased scrutiny regarding its treatment of pregnant athletes, Nike is changing its policy to guarantee a pregnant athlete's pay and bonuses cannot be cut over the 18-month period......
2019-08-17, 05:52

Building set on fire in protest against China's CNPC in Peru A building in a northern Peruvian town was set on fire on Friday in a protest against China National Petroleum Corp that devolved into clashes between police and demonstrators who want the company to make pledges to help the local community, an industry source said....
2019-08-17, 08:13

Bangladesh slum fire leaves 10,000 people homeless More than 10,000 people have been left homeless after a massive fire engulfed a slum in Bangladesh's capital, Dhaka, destroying thousands of shanties, according to Bangladeshi officials....
2019-08-18, 14:26

Bangladesh slum fire destroys thousands of homes The huge blaze razed around 2,000 tin shacks in a crowded Dhaka slum, making at least 3,000 people homeless. Fires are frequent — and many a time deadly — in the Bangladeshi capital due to lax safety measures....
2019-08-18, 15:13

Sunday's Best Deals: Fire TVs, Instant Pot Max, AmazonBasics Batteries, and More Get a free Echo Dot when you buy a Fire TV, Instant Pot Max, and a 20-pack of AmazonBasics AA Batteries lead of Sunday’s best deals from around the web....
2019-08-18, 18:26

Lawmakers split over O’Neill’s decision to fire Pantaleo The firing of Officer Daniel Pantaleo on Monday drove a wedge between city lawmakers — with Republicans slamming the decision and Mayor de Blasio and fellow Democrats applauding the move. On Staten Island — where Eric Garner died in 2014 during an arrest by Pantaleo — GOP lawmakers backed the axed c...
2019-08-20, 05:00

Over 250 Inmates Escape Indonesia Prison Set On Fire During Riots Indonesian authorities were hunting for more than 250 inmates who escaped a Papua prison set ablaze during violent riots, officials said Tuesday, as fresh protests broke out in the restive region....
2019-08-20, 18:13

YouTube has become such a garbage fire it is time to dump it for good To make the internet a better place we could start by switching off the world’s biggest video sharing site amid claims its algorithms magnify fringe views, says Annalee Newitz...
2019-08-21, 22:26

Lightning-caused fire burning 40 acres near I-10, Dragoon TUCSON – Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management is battling a fire burning 40 acres of land near Dragoon after the fire ignited sometime Wednesday. According to officials, the fire is located near Interstate 10 and Dragoon Road 12 miles northeast of Benson. Authorities say the fire...
2019-08-22, 04:52

James Dolan’s plan to build orb-like amphitheaters under fire James Dolan’s plan to build futuristic orb-like entertainment amphitheaters around the globe is coming under attack. Dolan, who owns the New York Knicks, saw support for his ambitious new project start to fizzle Tuesday after executives of his entertainment company, Madison Square Garden, said the f...
2019-08-22, 05:39

Hezbollah, Israel exchange rocket fire near Lebanon Hezbollah terrorists based in Lebanon unleashed a barrage of missiles into Israel on Sunday, destroying an ambulance and prompting return fire, according to reports. The explosive exchange near the northern Israeli town of Avivim was confirmed to The Jerusalem Post by Israel Defense Forces spokesman...
2019-09-02, 01:26

Dozens reportedly killed in California boat fire At least 34 people are dead in a boat fire off the coast of California, fire officials said Monday. The deadly Labor Day blaze involved a 75-foot boat off the coast of Ventura County near Santa Cruz island, the US Coast Guard in Los Angeles tweeted. “The a group of crew members has been rescue...
2019-09-02, 15:52

Germany: Dusseldorf hospital fire kills elderly man The fire broke out in a patient's room of the Dusseldorf hospital's second floor and spread throughout the building, killing one and injuring several others. The cause of the blaze was not immediately known....
2019-09-10, 19:13

Cause of California diving boat fire remains unknown Investigators have not determined the cause of the fire aboard the California dive boat that sank last week, a law enforcement official familiar with the investigation said, noting the boat has not even been brought to the surface....
2019-09-11, 04:52

'Day of Fire': Blazes ignite suspicion in Amazon town A maverick journalist in this isolated Brazilian ranching town warned his readers last month that the surrounding Amazon was about to go up in flames....
2019-09-11, 19:00

Rocket fire hits complex near U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan An explosion and thick smoke were seen early Wednesday near the U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan, on the day the United States remembered the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks 18 years ago....
2019-09-12, 01:52

The Internet Reacts To Fire Emblem: Three Houses’ New Outfits Tactical dating simulator Fire Emblem: Three Houses received a sizable update this morning, giving folks some more stuff to play around with as they alternate between leading teenagers into battle and attempting to woo the guy or gal of their digital dreams....
2019-09-12, 03:39

Last body found in fatal Calif. boat fire Authorities say divers off the Southern California coast have found the body of the last missing victim in a fatal boat fire that killed 34 people. An investigation continues into the cause of the deadly blaze. (Sept. 11)        ...
2019-09-12, 11:00

Patients evacuated as fire hits hospital in Rio de Janeiro A fire at a Rio de Janeiro hospital has forced staff to hastily evacuate patients and temporarily settle some on sheets and mattresses in the street while firefighters battle the blaze...
2019-09-13, 03:26

Julian Castro under fire for questioning Joe Biden’s memory Julián Castro went too far with his crack about 76-year-old Joe Biden’s memory during Thursday’s debate, several of his fellow 2020 Democratic contenders said, with one calling it “not cool,” and “so personal and so unnecessary.” The former Housing and Urban Development secretary, 44, accused the fo...
2019-09-14, 01:39

Boat in fatal fire back on land for investigation The burned-out wreckage of a boat where 34 people died in a fire has been transported to a naval base in Southern California for further investigation. (Sept. 13)        ...
2019-09-14, 07:39

Gunman opens fire at pee-wee football game in Texas Two people were wounded, including a young girl, when a gunman opened fire at a pee-wee football game in Texas, according to a report. The gunman fired as many as 30 shots into the crowd, sending parents scrambling in the bleachers and players running for cover on the field about 4 p.m. on Saturday,...
2019-09-16, 06:39

Chainsaws, fire and paranoia: my total bedbug meltdown It took me ages to realize my place was infested. That’s when I learned of the life-altering measures required to fix the problemIn these weird political times, I hear a lot of people saying, “Can things get any worse?” I usually scoff and tell them “Yes. Yes they can.” Things can always get worse, ...
2019-09-16, 09:00

'Mass Explosion' of Bull Semen After Fire at Genetics Lab A fire in an Australian genetics laboratory has caused 100 cryogenic cylinders containing bull semen to explode, destroying thousands of dollars worth of semen stock, according to Australian news outlets.Read more......
2019-09-17, 20:39

Hero dog dies in fire after alerting family about blaze This good boy was gone too soon. A pet dog in Florida helped save his family from a fire tearing through their house — but tragically perished in the blaze. “He was from bed to bed, back and forth,” owner Leroy Butler told Fox13 about his hero Jack Russell terrier, Zippy. The griev...
2019-09-18, 10:39

Europa League: On-fire Aubameyang returns to Germany Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang returns to Germany to face Eintracht Frankfurt in the Europa League boasting a phenomenal goalscoring record with Arsenal. But will the hot-shot striker get the trophies his talent deserves?...
2019-09-19, 00:26

Dog Saves Family By Alerting Them To Fire, Dies In Blaze A Jack Russell Terrier, Zippy, started barking as the fire alarm went off shortly when a fire broke out in the attic of Butler family house, located in Bradenton in Florida....
2019-09-19, 17:00

Rival UN resolutions on Syria cease-fire go down to defeat Rival U.N. humanitarian resolutions calling for a cease-fire in Syria’s last rebel stronghold in Idlib were defeated Thursday, reflecting deep divisions that have prevented the powerful Security Council from taking action to end the 8-year Syrian conflict...
2019-09-19, 22:39

Padres fire manager Andy Green after four seasons Padres manager Andy Green was fired Saturday after four seasons. San Diego dropped $527 million the last three seasons on star players.       ...
2019-09-21, 21:39

Iran: Female soccer fan dies after setting herself on fire An Iranian woman known as the "Blue Girl" set herself on fire after being handed a prison sentence for trying to enter a soccer stadium. Her death sparked outrage on social media, with some calling for a stadium boycott....
2019-09-10, 19:13

AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson is officially under fire for questionable M&A decisions Hedge fund Elliott Management released a letter critiquing AT&T's acquisition missteps and questioning the strategic value of owning Time Warner....
2019-09-09, 19:39

34 divers missing in southern California boat fire Thirty-four divers are missing after a boat caught on fire and sank off the coast of southern California with 39 people on board, officials have said....
2019-09-02, 18:26

Multiple dead, 34 missing in California boat fire LOS ANGELES (AP) – Multiple people died after a fire broke out aboard a dive boat off the Southern California coast, Ventura County Sheriff’s officials confirmed. Six hours after the mayday call, rescuers continued the search and rescue operation for 34 people unaccounted for on the vessel Mon...
2019-09-03, 01:39

Santa Cruz boat fire: 4 bodies have been recovered Four bodies have been recovered in Monday’s California boat horror, authorities said. The bodies, which were found near the fire-ravaged craft, had injuries consistent with drowning, a Coast Guard official said. Thirty more people — all passengers on a three-day diving tour around Santa ...
2019-09-03, 02:26

Officials: 34 presumed killed in Calif. boat fire Officials say there's no indication anyone who was below decks escaped when fire erupted on a dive boat off Santa Cruz Island in Southern California. Sheriff Bill Brown made the announcement as the search was suspended for additional survivors. (Sept. 3)        ...
2019-09-03, 23:52

At least 25 people dead after boat fire off California coast At least 25 people are dead and nine are unaccounted for after a diving boat caught fire off Santa Cruz Island in California.        ...
2019-09-03, 23:52

Do You Remember? The Message in Earth, Wind & Fire's 'September' The 21st day has special significance in the 1978 hit inspired by the group’s founder Maurice White. And that famous refrain is really just “ba-dee-ya.”...
2019-09-04, 05:26

Three sisters celebrating dad’s birthday among those in California boat fire Three sisters — on a trip to celebrate their dad’s birthday — were on the doomed diving boat that caught fire and sunk off the coast of Southern California early Monday, their mother says. They are believed to be among the 34 people presumed dead. “It is with a broken heart &...
2019-09-04, 05:26

Queens woman dies when fire tears through home A woman died after a fire broke out at a Queens home Tuesday night, fire officials and sources said. The woman was on the first floor of the home on 219th Street near 89th Avenue in Queens Village when flames tore through the house at about 11:15 p.m., the FDNY said. Firefighters responded within mi...
2019-09-04, 07:52

Two Apple employees among 34 dead in California boat fire Two Apple employees, one of whom was celebrating his daughter's 17th birthday, were among the victims of this weekend's Southern California scuba diving boat fire which killed 34 people, the company announced....
2019-09-05, 03:13

Amazon unveils a faster Fire TV Cube, soundbar, and more At IFA 2019, Amazon introduced over 20 new Fire TV devices to fill out its growing portfolio, including a Fire TV Cube, soundbars, and TV sets.Read More...
2019-09-05, 08:00

Family remembers victim of scuba boat fire Allie Kurtz gave up a job in the movie industry to live her dream of working on the water, and when she landed a job as deckhand on a scuba diving boat, she was thrilled. 'She passed away doing what she loved,' said her father, Robert Kurtz. (Sept. 5)        ...
2019-09-05, 10:00

Man questioned in connection to fatal Queens fire: sources Police were questioning a man Wednesday evening in connection with a suspicious fatal fire in Queens, according to police sources. The fire broke out at about 11:15 p.m. Tuesday on the first floor of a house on 219th Street near 89th Avenue in Queens Village, according to FDNY. Emergency responders ...
2019-09-05, 15:26

Former UK PM Major calls on Johnson to fire top advisor Cummings British Prime Minister Boris Johnson should fire Dominic Cummings, the advisor behind his high-stakes Brexit strategy that resulted in an dramatic purge of his own lawmakers this week, former prime minister John Major said on Thursday....
2019-09-05, 21:52

Diplomats: US blocks UN statement on Israel-Hezbollah fire U.N. diplomats say the United States has blocked the Security Council from issuing a statement following the recent exchange of cross-border fire between the militant group Hezbollah in southern Lebanon and Israeli forces in Israel...
2019-09-06, 03:52

Connecticut couple among victims of California boat fire Two victims in the California boat fire were a married couple from Connecticut, according to a new report. Kaustubh Nirmal and Sanjeeri Deopujari, of Stamford, were among the 34 people who died Monday aboard the 75-foot vessel, called Conception, that was on a three-day diving excursion. The couple,...
2019-09-06, 21:13

Calif. officials identify some boat fire victims Officials in Santa Barbara, California say they've identified the remains of 18 of the 34 victims from the deadly dive boat fire, as a multi-agency effort to investigate the cause of the fire continues. (Sept. 6)        ...
2019-09-07, 05:26

FBI seeks evidence in deadly California boat fire Federal and local investigators on Sunday carried out search warrants involving the owners of a diving boat that caught fire off the California coast in the middle of the night last week, killing 34 people....
2019-09-09, 08:52

Padres fire manager Andy Green after four sub .500 seasons Padres manager Andy Green was fired Saturday after four seasons. San Diego dropped $527 million the last three seasons on star players.       ...
2019-09-22, 00:26

Rural Metro puts out garage fire overnight PIMA COUNTY- Rural Metro Fire crews responded to a garage fire on the north east side early Monday morning. Late Sunday night, crews from Rural Metro responded to a call for a fire near Catalina Highway and Houghton Road. GARAGE FIRE: @RuralMetroSo_Az crews put out a fire overnight near Catalina Hw...
2019-07-01, 21:26

I Can't Stop Being A Reckless Moron In Fire Emblem: Awakening I have spent most of the last week feeling incredibly hyped for Fire Emblem: Three Houses, one of a handful of games I’m most excited to play this summer. Whenever I’m feeling pumped for a new game, one thing I tend to do is go back and play or replay old games in the same series. This means I’ve be...
2019-07-09, 18:39

Arcade Fire frontman Win Butler becomes a Canadian citizen Arcade Fire frontman Win Butler says he had to wear a denim "Canadian tuxedo" and assured fans that Mounties are real in a social media post announcing his Canadian citizenship....
2019-07-10, 12:26

Insurance firm AIG wants dead couple to pay for fire at Kissinger’s co-op The apartments of former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and current Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross were among those damaged by a fire sparked when an elderly woman fell asleep in her apartment with a lit cigarette — killing her and her husband — and now an insurance company wants ...
2019-07-11, 02:13

Commercial truck crashes, catches fire on I-10 near Benson TUCSON – Traffic on Interstate 10 northeast of Benson is experiencing some delays after a commercial truck crashed and caught fire near the area Wednesday afternoon. According to Arizona Department of Public Safety, the truck loaded with plastic containers drove off of Interstate 10 12 miles a...
2019-07-11, 03:52

'Fire Emblem: Three Houses' is a slice of epic life This article contains no story details, beyond those revealed in the game's official trailers. There is discussion of some mechanics and procedural details yet to be shown by Nintendo. Fire Emblem: Three Houses is the game Fates should have been.......
2019-07-11, 15:00

French environment minister under fire over lobster dinners France's environment minister was fighting for survival in government on Thursday after pictures showed he hosted lavish dinners of lobster and expensive wines when parliament speaker....
2019-07-11, 17:52

Brush fire on Maui, Hawaii, evacuations ordered A brush fire has prompted evacuations and diverted some flights on the Hawaii island of Maui, officials said Thursday. People in at least two towns were told to leave. (July 12)        ...
2019-07-12, 12:39

Fire Emblem: Three Houses hands-on — conveniences and calendars PREVIEW: Fire Emblem: Fates was a safe sequel to the excellent Fire Emblem: Awakening, but Three Houses looks to make some interesting changes to Nintendo’s strategy franchise. Fire Emblem: Three Houses comes out for the Switch on July 26. I’m playing an early copy right now. I’ve ...
2019-07-12, 18:26

Fire Emblem: Three Houses Will Test Your Heart And Your Mettle Fire Emblem: Three Houses perfectly balances tactics-based combat with an anime high school simulator. I’m fifteen hours in, and I can already tell it is going to break my heart....
2019-07-12, 19:52