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Arizona Wildfire 2013

Last Words Revealed In Arizona Blaze That Killed 19 Firefighters

Reuters | Posted 02.16.2014 | Green

By David Schwartz PHOENIX, Dec 16 (Reuters) - Faced by roaring flames driven at his team by gale-force winds and seeing no way out, th...

How Did The Deadly Arizona Blaze Begin?

AP | BRIAN SKOLOFF | Posted 09.15.2013 | Green

PHOENIX (AP) — A new report shows an Arizona wildfire that began with a lightning strike and caused little immediate concern because of its remote l...

Deadly Wildfire Nearly Contained As Another Flares Up

Reuters | Posted 09.05.2013 | Green

By David Schwartz and Timothy Pratt PHOENIX/LAS VEGAS, July 5 (Reuters) - Even as crews in central Arizona made progress on Friday tow...

Investigation Probes Why 19 Firefighters Were Killed In Arizona Blaze

AP | TAMI ABDOLLAH, MICHAEL R. BLOOD and BOB CHRISTIE | Posted 09.01.2013 | Green

PRESCOTT, Ariz. — Shortly before flames engulfed his comrades, the Hotshot firefighters' lookout radioed his team that the blaze had shifted dir...

D-Backs Honor Fallen Firefighters

AP | Posted 07.02.2013 | Sports

PHOENIX -- The Arizona Diamondbacks will wear a memorial patch on their uniforms for the remainder of the season to honor the 19 firefighters killed w...

Residents Remember Arizona Firefighters

AP | HANNAH DREIER | Posted 09.01.2013 | Green

PRESCOTT, Ariz. -- More than 1,000 people turned out Monday to a Prescott gymnasium to honor the bravery and sacrifice of 19 Hotshot firefighters who ...

Monsoon Threatens Fire Containment

AP | By JOHN MARSHALL | Posted 09.01.2013 | Green

YARNELL, Ariz. (AP) — The wildfire that killed 19 firefighters came at the start of Arizona's monsoon season — a weather phenomenon that brings li...

WATCH: Time-Lapse Of Deadly Arizona Fire Spreading

Posted 07.01.2013 | Green

The terrifying spread of the deadly Yarnell Hill fire still raging near Yarnell, Ariz. is captured in this smoky time-lapse video clip recorded by a l...

Obama Sends Condolences For Firefighters Who Died

AP | Posted 08.31.2013 | Green

DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania — President Barack Obama called Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer on Monday to receive an update on the state's wildfires and expr...

19 Firefighters Die While Battling Arizona Wildfire

AP | FELICIA FONSECA and HANNAH DREIER | Posted 08.30.2013 | Green

PRESCOTT, Ariz. — In a heartbreaking sight, a long line of vans from a coroner's office carried the bodies of 19 elite firefighters out of the t...

19 Firefighters Dead While Battling Arizona Wildfire

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 08.30.2013 | Green

UPDATE [12:07 a.m.] - Multiple outlets, including MyFoxPhoenix and AZCentral.com, are now reporting that 19 firefighters have died while fighting the ...