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Police on Sunday praised a dispatcher and crisis negotiator for persuading a gunman to surrender after he allegedly shot and killed three people in a Southern California neighborhood, wounded two others and fired on officers.
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A spokeswoman for Walt Disney Parks and Resorts says dozens of passengers were safely evacuated from a monorail train halted by a power outage.
A fire department spokesman says the fire started just after 7:30 p.m. Sunday and was under control about a half hour later.
Firefighters made progress Sunday containing a wildfire that burned 21,823 acres in Washington but are fearful that predicted afternoon thunderstorms could ignite more fires.
The Mills Canyon Fire, burning near Entiat , was 25 percent contained on Sunday morning, said spokesman Vladimir Steblina of the Pacific Northwest Incident Management Team.
A wildfire burning on about 34 square miles of grass, brush and timber in central Washington did not grow on Saturday, but officials worry that storms forecast to arrive Sunday afternoon could cause explosive growth.
A forest fire has forced guests and some staff members of Plummer's Lodge, on the East Arm of Great Slave Lake in the Northwest Territories, to evacuate the property Saturday Judy McLinton, with the Department of Environment and Natural Resources, says the lodge was warned two days ago to relocate guests and staff.
Officials say a 27-year-old man who was allegedly at an illegal marijuana plot is suspected of starting a wildfire that has burned more than 41/2 square miles of forested land in northern California.
Arson caused the Marshall fire in Hoopa that encompassed about 5 acres on Friday afternoon and was fully extinguished by 10 p.m., Hoopa Wildland Fire Department Division Chief Ralph Brown said today.
A provincewide heat wave in British Columbia was expected to hit record highs in the coming days, heightening concerns about wildfires.
A wildfire burning grass, brush and scattered timber in central Washington has grown by about 2 square miles, but officials reported good progress in protecting homes in the area.
Authorities say a raging wildfire southeast of Greece's capital has burned down at least one house and threatened several others.
A wildfire in Northern California has burned more than four square miles and prompted evacuations and road closures near Redding.
Reality TV's "Cake Boss" has a new perspective on the ingredients for a successful boat trip after he and his family got stuck in the fog in New York Harbor.
The North Charleston Fire Department has a couple of new additions to its fleet of fire engines.
This undated photo provided by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission shows a Gemini power adapter.
Updated: Mon Jul 14, 2014 02:56 am
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