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Dramatic Rescue From Massive Fire Caught On Video

Posted 03.25.2014 | Crime

In a dramatic scene from Tuesday's massive fire in Houston, a construction worker on the fifth floor appears trapped by the rapidly advancing flames. ...

Mother And Sons Escape Apartment Fire

ABC News Radio | Christine Hsu | Posted 04.14.2013 | Detroit

(DETROIT) -- A Pontiac mother and her three sons escaped an apartment fire on Monday night. Investigators theorize that someone purposely set the apa...

Apt Blaze Kills 1, Leaves 18 Students Displaced

Posted 02.04.2013 | College

A fire at an off-campus apartment complex last month near the University of Massachusetts-Amherst left many students without a home and one dead, but ...

How He Saved His Family From A Deadly Fire (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Krystie Yandoli | Posted 01.23.2013 | Teen

The lives of nearly a dozen apartment residents were saved early Monday morning in part due to the courage and instincts of a quick-witted teenager fr...

Fourth-Floor Jump A Leap Of Faith (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 08.10.2012 | College

In a fire that would claim two lives, Alina Raffa made what she called a "split-second decision" to survive. She jumped from her fourth-floor window a...

20 Firefighters Hurt Battling 5-Alarm Fire In Brooklyn

The Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) -- A fire raging through a six-story New York City apartment building is proving difficult for hundreds of firefighters to get under con...

TERRIBLE: Raging Shanghai High-Rise Fire Kills 12, Injures 90

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SHANGHAI (AP) —China's official Xinhua News Agency says the death toll of a fire that engulfed a high-rise apartment building in China's business ce...

UPDATE: 'Suspicious' Rogers Park Fire Kills One, Injures Several (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

One person was killed and five others--including two firefighters--were injured Thursday afternoon in a blaze fire officials deemed "suspicious" in th...

Rogers Park Fire Kills One, Injures More

suntimes.com | A Pakistan News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

One person was killed and three others were injured, including a person who jumped from the fifth floor to escape a fire Monday afternoon near Loyola ...