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  1. Financial impact of Fort McMurray wildfire reaches $9.5 billion: studyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Truro Daily News

    ... destroyed 1,800 single-family homes and numerous other structures and forced more than 80,000 people to leave. The fire began in a remote forested area southwest of the city on May 1 during a spell of unusually hot and dry spring weather. By ...

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  2. Autauga County mobile home fire extinguishedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    A home on Pine Lake Drive in Autauga County suffered extensive damage, but no one was seriously injured, according to officials. The Pine Level Volunteer Fire Department and other departments responded to the blaze at a mobile home Tuesday afternoon.

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  3. Probe into Edinburgh plastics factory fireRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ABC News

    A fire at plastics factory in Adelaide's north last night is believed to have started in a car behind the property. More than 60 firefighters attended the blaze at the Edinburgh site, which started after 7:00pm, and covered the area in thick black toxic smoke.

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  4. Firefighters Remove Cow Stuck in Oklahoma City Swimming PoolRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | 1560 KNZR

    A fire crew in Oklahoma City responded to a bizarre scene this past weekend - a cow stuck in a neighborhood swimming pool, officials said. A resident had been drinking his morning coffee Sunday when he heard some sort of "snorting" coming from the pool area and went to investigate, according to a Facebook post by the Oklahoma City Fire Department.

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  5. Volunteer fire service facing several violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ABC Action News

    Concerns are mounting over a volunteer fire department, as fire fighters are accused of drinking alcohol in the fire station and not turning over requested financial records to Hernando County officials. Hernando Beach Volunteer Fire Department is now at the center of a fact-finding mission after Hernando County officials issued a five page breach of contract to Chief David Murdock.

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  6. Investigation into fire that destroyed church goes coldRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Someone intentionally started an August fire at a church in northeast Genesee County, but authorities say the investigation into who started the blaze has gone cold. State fire investigators said an accelerant was used to set fire to Otisville Church of Christ, but that's about all the Michigan State Police has said about the arson.

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  7. Less than 24 hours after Osinbajo's visit: NPDC crude oil pipeline set ablaze in DeltaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Vanguard

    LESS than 24 hours after the Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbanjo, visited Delta State, unknown persons set fire on a crude oil pipeline at Ughelli, in the state, sparking fears of attacks by suspected oil rebels. The pipeline belonging to the Niger Petroleum Development Company, NPDC, located behind the SETRACO construction yard, along the East/West express road, was seen raging with fire at about 4:30p.m, sending huge balls of flame into the atmosphere, which could be seen from different parts of Ughelli metropolis.

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  8. Sustainable farm and homes destroyed, residents evacuated as fire rages out of control in CoromandelRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    A fierce fire on the Coromandel Peninsula is continuing to burn out of control, claiming properties in a sustainable farming community. The explosive bush fire south of Whitianga has already burned six homes to the ground and come close to destroying others.

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  9. Panel to review fire's spread from Smokies to Tennessee cityRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    ... be made up of representatives from the Park Service, the U.S. Forest Service, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and a fire chief from a community not far from Gatlinburg, the Knoxville News-Sentinel ( http://bit.ly/2k19vRT ) quoted park ...

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  10. Baker Produce cold storage facility damaged by fireRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com

    Yakima County Protection District 5 led efforts to extinguish the blaze reported a 9:42 p.m. on Sunday. Thirty firefighters from six stations and the Toppenish Fire Department responded to the fire at 1400 Knight Hill Road, according to spokesman David Martin on Tuesday.

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  11. New battery technology uses a miniature fire extinguisher to nip sparks in the budRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    In the wake of the explosive Samsung Galaxy Note 7 scandal, engineers are researching ways to mitigate heat buildup in smartphone batteries. One of the newest approaches, detailed by a team of Stanford University scientists this past week, uses what amounts to an internal fire extinguisher to douse sparks before they turn into flames.

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  12. Electrical short forces brief evacuation of courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Brownsville Herald

    The fire alarm was set off by an electrical short circuit in the building's light fixtures, according to the fire department. It was joined by three more engines, a heavy rescue truck, and an ambulance.

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  13. Four-year-old dead, three hospitalized after Bedford house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Fredericksburg.com

    Multiple fire crews and police were on the scene of a house fire at 708 Grove St. in Bedford Tuesday morning. Multiple fire crews and police were on the scene of a house fire at 708 Grove St. in Bedford Tuesday morning.

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  14. Irish death metal band Sonus Mortis releases new LP 'Hail the Tragedies of Man'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... the direction or support of the corporate music industry. Building, burning and cresting like a sonic tsunami of fire, "Hail the Tragedies of Man" by Sonus Mortis is easily one of the most evocative and arresting examples of symphonic death metal ...

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  15. Arson suspected as town's school, hall, RCMP office burn:'Everything was ablaze'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | SooToday

    ... to face charges in blazes that have devastated the small south shore community of Milltown-Head of Bay d'Espoir. The fire also destroyed the gymnasium where most community events are held, badly damaged the interior of the town hall, and damaged the ...

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  16. Kingston man faces aggravated domestic assault, arson chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Kingston Police announced a half-dozen charges against a 39-year-old local man Tuesday after his domestic partner was violently assaulted and their home set on fire Friday afternoon. At about 3:30 p.m., police and Kingston Fire and Rescue were called to a Rideau Street residence after a fire was set in a townhouse unit during a domestic dispute.

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  17. Firefighters deserve high pay, chief saysRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Almanac

    Menlo Park Fire Protection District firefighters stand by during a fire safety demonstration at the district's training facility in Menlo Park. On other days, though, firefighters must respond to situations such as the one in February 2105, when a woman was killed when her car was hit by a train.

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  18. Cause for alarm? How Menlo Park fire district pays its employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Almanac

    This table shows the top 10 Menlo Park Fire Protection District employees in total compensation for 2015. Note: "Other wages" include one-time cash payouts for annual leave and comp time and pay for holidays, uniforms, paid leave, and living close to the fire district, and, in 2015, one-time payments for labor settlements and retroactive pay raises in 2015.

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  19. Are sports drinks, water or IV fluids better for firefighter rehab?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | EMS1

    ... 10 feet tall and bulletproof, we still are far more likely to die from cardiac stress on the job than from any direct fire suppression activity. Fluid balance is an important piece of that cardiac stress algorithm. Cardiac output is the amount of ...

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  20. Firefighters Remove Cow Stuck...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Southeast Georgia Today

    A fire crew in Oklahoma City responded to a bizarre scene this past weekend -- a cow stuck in a neighborhood swimming pool, officials said. A resident had been drinking his morning coffee Sunday when he heard some sort of "snorting" coming from the pool area and went to investigate, according to a Facebook post by the Oklahoma City Fire Department.

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