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  1. Fire rips through part of Baldwin County homeRead the original story

    5 hrs ago |

    Keith Meeks, a volunteer fireman with the Baldwin County Fire Department, says the fire appeared to have started in the kitchen.


  2. As Parts of Three Continents Bake, Greenland Sees Sudden Spike in Surface MeltingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Bad Astronomy Blog

    As brutal heat grips parts of Europe, Asia, North America and South America, another place is also experiencing a spike in temperatures - one that you may not have heard about. It's happening in Greenland, and high temperatures there over the past two weeks have caused a sudden jump in melting at the surface of the vast ice sheet .


  3. Station Down: Frustration Surrounds Humboldt Bay Fire's AnnouncementRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | North Coast Journal Weekly Politics

    If you live in the Myrtle Avenue area, you might want to be extra careful with those fireworks today: Help is a little farther away than it was just a few days ago. Humboldt Bay Fire announced this week that Station 4 - located on Myrtle Avenue - will be closed until further notice, a casualty of the department's nearly $800,000 in budget cuts to help the city of Eureka bridge a roughly $2 million deficit.


  4. Climate change more worrisome than fire for wildlifeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Star Phoenix

    ... There are trees like jackpines that have cones, serotinous cones that will only open after a wildfire. After a fire, we have these images of a desolate landscape, but they actually can be really vibrant the next year. Insects feed on weakened trees, ...


  5. New wildfire law takes effect this monthRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KREM-TV Spokane

    ... it's prompting a change to state law. The state received a lot of criticism over its response to the Carlton Complex fire, because some people felt the Department of Natural Resources' response was far too slow. House Bill 2093 will require the ...


  6. National bike routes bring cyclists, cash to rural townsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Washington Times

    In a forest of blackened spires, the recent victims of the largest wildfire in Washington's history, I climbed toward Loup Loup Pass on two wheels, breathing heavy and dripping sweat. A cardboard box on the side of the road stopped me.


  7. Fatal fire on Japan's airtight bullet train exposes lapsesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    A fatal fire on Japan's bullet train, started by a man who self-immolated this week, has revealed blind spots in a system renowned for its speed, punctuality and safety record. Riding the Shinkansen feels like being in an airplane: it goes so fast in an out of tunnels that it must be airtight.


  8. Officials lift evacuation after Tennessee train derailmentRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    Thousands of eastern Tennessee residents were returning home Friday after they were evacuated when a CSX train car carrying hazardous material derailed and caught fire. An evacuation order has been lifted for about 5,000 people who live within a mile-and-a-half radius of the crash site, Maryville City Manager Greg McClain said during a Friday news conference.


  9. Police seize $7,000 in illegal fireworks inside van on Cape CodRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    Police stopped a cargo van in Barnstable Friday night, carrying more than $7,000 in fireworks after New Hampshire authorities tipped off the Hyannis fire department about a large purchase being brought to Cape Cod, officials said. The driver of the van, Kayla F. Majors, 24, of Marston Mills, was charged with illegal possession of fireworks and will receive a court summons to Barnstable District Court, authorities said.


  10. Auburn firefighter donates bone marrow to save patientRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WBNS

    "We readily get to help people with what we do on a daily basis," said Deputy Chief Matthew Jordan with the Auburn Fire Division. "This is above and beyond the call of duty on that.


  11. Wildfire north of Keller grows to 2,000 acresRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Crews continue to fight a wildfire north of Keller, Wash. on Saturday. The fire, that started July 1, has grown to approximately 2,000 acres.


  12. Fire displaces families in La MesaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | 10News

    ... people have been displaced this July Fourth holiday after flames tore through their apartment building in La Mesa. Fire crews from La Mesa and El Cajon, with assistance from the San Diego Fire Department, had the fire knocked down in 20 minutes. Due ...


  13. Downtown Santa Barbara Fire Causes $150,000 DamageRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Noozhawk

    Aggressive action by firefighters early Saturday helped keep a structure fire in downtown Santa Barbara from becoming a major conflagration. Crews were called out at about 1 a.m., and upon arrival found heavy smoke and embers coming from the roof of a building in the 900 block of State Street, said Battalion Chief Mike De Ponce of the Santa Barbara City Fire Department .


  14. Forest fires threaten northern First Nation near High LevelRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    ... said. "When you're dealing with wildfires, it's very unpredictable by their nature." As of 4 p.m. Friday the closest fire, started by lightning, burned about 1,500 hectares five kilometres west of the community, Long said. No homes or buildings have ...


  15. Extensive overhaul needed after old prop shop burns near downtownRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    Las Vegas Fire & Rescue crews responded about 6:30 a.m. to 525 Park Paseo near Charleston and Las Vegas boulevards. Smoke was coming from the chimney of a one-story vacant house when firefighters arrived, according to tweet from LVF&R spokesman Tim Szymanski.


  16. 1 killed, 3 injured in Echo Park house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | LA Daily News

    LOS ANGELES >> A man was killed, and three other people were injured as a fully-engulfed house fire trapped a person inside the structure, in the Echo Park community of Los Angeles today. Paramedics rushed a man with burns, in critical condition, to an area hospital.


  17. Doing math on climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | St. Albert Gazette

    ... For some reason I do not hear complaints from the many millions of people that inhale the smoke from their wood burning fire pit inside their homes. All the food, clothing, housing and computer keyboards are made and transported with fossil fuels. ...


  18. Pilot in Colorado medical helicopter crash dies, 2 injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... the helicopter crashed in a parking lot shortly after taking off, colliding with three vehicles and sparking a large fire. Mahany, had been a pilot for Flight for Life since 1987, and received a bronze star and a purple heart for his service as a ...


  19. One dead, three injured in Echo Park fireRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    The fire was reported at 8:20 a.m. in the 1900 block of Kent Street in a single-story house with an attic that had been converted to living space, said Erik Scott, a spokesman for the Los Angeles Fire Department. The blaze that destroyed an historic black church in South Carolina this week left "no indicator of criminal intent" and may have been the result of a lightning strike, law enforcement officials said Thursday.


  20. Slaughter in the amphitheatre: ISIS executioners brutally shoot...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    New York City flooded with cops in Fourth of July security alert: Seven thousand officers guard potential targets amid rising terror 'chatter' and fears of an attack by homegrown ISIS extremists The chilling screams heard by neighbors on the morning married doctor was murdered in her home - after she flew back from family break alone Kerry 'reaches nuclear deal with Iran': Sanctions could be lifted after world powers start to move on from nuclear weapon fears Eric Garner's widow rejects his one-year-old daughter who is in line to get biggest share of payout - because chokehold victim had her with his girlfriend Bobbi Kristina's outraged aunt hunts down 'extended relative' who took photo of her 22-year-old niece on hospice death bed - and is now trying to sell it for $100,000 Popular Google millionaire and controversial landlord who found himself at the center of San Francisco ... (more)