Barking dog alerts family to fire at California home

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A family of seven who was sleeping when a fire consumed their home says they escaped thanks to their barking dog…

New Jersey mother allegedly set newborn on fire

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A New Jersey woman was accused of setting her newborn baby girl on fire…

Firefighters killed as burning building collapses

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Six Taiwanese firefighters died on Tuesday while fighting a blaze in the northern city of Taoyuan…

Three Chinese convicted in Italian factory fire that kills 7

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Prato, Italy (AP) An Italian court on Monday convicted a Chinese garment manufacturer and two Chinese managers of manslaughter in a 2013 factory fire that killed seven people in the Tuscan city of Prato. Judge [...]

HK pro-democracy tycoon’s home, business attacked

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sSmall firebombs were thrown at the home and business of a pro-democracy media magnate in an apparent intimidation attempt…

House fire causes about $200,000 in damage

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A house fire in Pleasanton Sunday caused about $200,000 in damage and left the home uninhabitable…

SoCal husband allegedly set wife on fire

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Southern California authorities are looking for a man they say poured gasoline on his wife and set her on fire…

17 hospitalized after deadly Texas high-rise fire

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More than a dozen people are hospitalized following a fire that killed five residents at a senior-living facility near San Antonio…

Bodies of woman, 3 grandkids Identified after fire

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The bodies of a woman and three grandsons have been tentatively identified after a house fire in Ohio…

USPS: ‘Substantial amount’ of mail lost in big-rig fire

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A “substantial amount” of a mail was damaged during a vehicle fire involving a USPS tractor-trailer…

Two children killed in SoCal apartment fire

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Two children were killed and their father was critically injured while trying to rescue them from an apartment fire…

Fire in China food plant kills at least 18

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A fire in a carrot-packaging plant has killed 18 people in eastern China…

Pleasanton: Fire destroys homes under construction

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A one-alarm fire in Pleasanton that destroyed two homes under construction in a new subdivision Tuesday morning…

Two children die in Massachusetts apartment fire

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Two children have died in an early morning apartment fire in Lawrence, Massachusetts…

Large body sparks fire at crematorium

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According to investigators…..a fire that damaged the roof at southside cremation services in eastern Henrico…

Two arrested for series of arsons early Sunday

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Two people arrested for allegedly setting a series of fires throughout Alameda early Sunday morning have been identified…

Northern California wildfire burns 100 homes

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A fire raced through the small Northern California town of Weed, destroying 100 homes…

Police: 3 people found dead in NYC fire were stabbed

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Authorities say three people found dead inside a burning New York City apartment had stab wounds…

Four children killed in Chicago fire

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Four children were killed early Monday in a fire on Chicago’s South Side and their mother and her boyfriend were critically injured…

Chinese-owned retail store impacted by SF fire

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A retail store that was destroyed in a five-alarm fire in San Francisco has been cited for overcrowding of merchandise…

SF: Three people hospitalized in Mission fire

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A fire burning at a building in San Francisco’s Mission District has reached five alarms this afternoon…

9-year-old girl saves father from burning home

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A 9-year-old girl saved her father from a burning home near a Hayward high school this morning…

SF: Seven construction workers hospitalized in 3-alarm fire

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Seven construction workers were hospitalized with smoke inhalation after a three-alarm fire broke out at a building…

California wildfires claim 13 homes

Wildfires burning near Northern California vineyards and in the Yosemite National Park area were threatening homes…

Police arrest suspect in south China bus explosion

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Police in Guangzhou said they had arrested a suspect who had confessed to arson in relation to a bus explosion…

Bus catches fire in south China; at least 2 dead

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An explosion went off on a bus that then caught fire Tuesday in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou…

Man in custody after truck on fire near Bay Bridge

The California Highway Patrol responded Wednesday morning to a vehicle fire near the Bay Bridge toll plaza…

Brush fires in Oakland Hills deemed suspicious

A series of five brush fires that broke out in the Oakland hills Tuesday afternoon have been deemed suspicious…

Sunnyvale 3-alarm fire damaged two homes

A three-alarm fire that ravaged two suburban homes in Sunnyvale Wednesday morning…

New York gas pump fire rescue

A fearless off-duty police officer risked his own life — to pull a badly hurt driver to safety…