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  1. HFD: Arson investigators looking into house fire in southeast HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Click2Houston

    The fire was tapped out around by 7:30 p.m. and the house sustained heavy fire, smoke and water damage.

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  2. Fire at Apartment Building Injures Elderly ManRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Patch.com

    Paramedics transported the man, who was in good condition, to an area hospital, said Margaret Stewart of the Los Angeles Fire Department.

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  3. Veteran Firefighter Dies Battling Wildfire In CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    Black Hills National Forest officials are mourning the death of a U.S. Forest Service firefighter who died this week while battling a wildfire in California. Thirty-eight-year-old David Ruhl, of Rapid City, vanished Thursday while fighting a fast-moving blaze in Modoc National Forest.

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  4. Firefighter killed, hundreds flee as California blazes burnRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | WKRN

    Blazes raging in forests and woodlands across California have taken the life of a firefighter and forced hundreds of people to flee their homes as an army of firefighters continue to battle them from the air and the ground. Twenty-three large fires, many sparked by lightning strikes, were burning across Northern California on Saturday, said state Department of Forestry and Fire Protection spokesman Daniel Berlant.

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  5. 1 firefighter dies; thousands battle CA firesRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    A firefighter battling one of the large wildfires burning in California died in the line of duty this week, the U.S. Forest Service said. David Ruhl of Rapid City, South Dakota, lost his life fighting the Frog Fire in far northern California's Modoc National Forest, near Adin.

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  6. Chatham fire displaces oneRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Cape Cod Times

    A house fire on Bellamy Lane believed to be due to an electrical malfunction displaced the female occupant late Friday, according to the fire department. The fire department was called at 11:12 p.m. to 29 Bellamy Lane after the woman smelled smoke and called 911, Higgins said.

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  7. Aerial photos show devastation caused by fire at Hemsby fish and chip shopRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Eastern Daily Press

    Aerial pictures have shown the destruction caused to a Hemsby fish and chip shop after a blaze tore through it yesterday. More than 50 firefighters were called to deal with the fire on Beach Road, which broke out in a deep fat fryer just before 1pm.

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  8. Firefighter killed battling California wildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Reuters

    A firefighter from South Dakota who was on temporary assignment in Northern California was killed battling the so-called ''Frog Fire.' ' Linda So reports.

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  9. Breaking Firefighters called to bedroom blaze at York hotel...Read the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | York Press

    Crews wearing breathing apparatus swiftly extinguished the fire at the Park Inn by Radisson Hotel in North Street, said York fire station manager Paul Bennett. He said no one was injured and guests were evacuated from the hotel after the fire broke out just after 1pm today.

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  10. Wildfires prompt Brown to declare state of emergency in Calif.Read the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | KYTX-TV News

    ... said David Ruhl, an engine captain from South Dakota's Black Hills National Forest, died while battling the Frog Fire that broke out Thursday in the Modoc National Forest about 100 miles south of Oregon. The fire quickly grew to consume 800 acres. ...

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  11. Police arrest one following string of fires Friday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | 95Q

    A trio of house fires Friday night near downtown Decatur has led to the arrest of at least one person as of Saturday morning. Decatur Fire Battalion Chief Todd McKenzie says they were alerted to the fires shortly after 6:45 pm and upon arrival they found three houses, 1209, 1502, and 1505, and two garages, one on 1389 N. Union, and 1736 N. Main, already on fire.

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  12. Road trip hike: Storm King Memorial TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Colorado Springs Independent

    Memorial Trail overlook, 1 mile from the trailhead. The fire was on the opposite side of the canyon On July 2nd, 1994, during a hot, dry summer, lightning struck near the base of Storm King Mountain , located next to I-70 just west of Glenwood Springs, Colorado.

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  13. Gastonia house fire causes $150K in damagesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WSOCTV

    Firefighters responded to a fire at a Gastonia home early Saturday morning. The fire started at the two-story home on Black Oak Drive at about 4:20 a.m. There was heavy fire at the back of the home and in the attic.

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  14. Wildfires Kill Firefighter, Force Hundreds To Flee HomesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WBNS

    Blazes raging in forests and woodlands across California have taken the life of a firefighter and forced hundreds of people to flee their homes as an army of firefighters continue to battle them from the air and the ground. Twenty-three large fires, many sparked by lightning strikes, were burning across Northern California on Saturday, said state Department of Forestry and Fire Protection spokesman Daniel Berlant.

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  15. Firefighters battling 3-alarm fire at 7,000-square-foot San Jose home SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KRON 4

    Firefighters are battling a 3-alarm fire at a 7,000-square-foot home in San Jose Saturday morning, according to fire officials. At 3:09 a.m. Saturday, the San Jose Fire Department responded to fire at Vista Point and Springbrook Avenue, according to fire officials.

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  16. Massive fire at Vestavia Hills condos deliberately set, authorities saidRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Alabama Live

    The blaze broke out early Thursday at Vestavia Terrace Condominiums, and destroyed eight units in a building that has been under construction for years. Vestavia Hills Fire Lt.

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  17. North Whidbey Fire moves forward on new $1.5 mil. stationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Whidbey News-Times

    North Whidbey Fire and Rescue plans to build a new $1.5 million fire station at the corner of Troxell and Monkey Hill Roads in early August. The station will replace the current one built by volunteers in 1962 out of cinder blocks.

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  18. Fire damages three businesses in OceanportRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Asbury Park Press

    Fire damages three businesses in Oceanport Three businesses were damaged in a fire on Friday night in Oceanport.

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  19. Firefighter dies as Calif. blazes rageRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CNN

    Flames from the Rocky Fire approach a house on Friday, July 31, in Lower Lake, California. The fire has burned through 18,000 acres in Lake County as of Friday.

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  20. 1 firefighter dies; thousands battle CA firesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Local TV Station KTVZ

    A firefighter battling one of the large wildfires burning in California died in the line of duty this week, the U.S. Forest Service said. David Ruhl of Rapid City, South Dakota, lost his life fighting the Frog Fire in far northern California's Modoc National Forest, near Adin.

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