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Just Another Day On The Job For Man In Superman Shirt Who Saved Baby From Fire

The Huffington Post | Melissa McGlensey | Posted 04.14.2014 | Good News

One man proved that there is a superhero in all of us. During a large fire at a Dallas, Texas, apartment complex, Tori Phillips came to the rescue ...

2 Firefighters Dead, More Injured In Boston Fire

AP | PAIGE SUTHERLAND | Posted 03.27.2014 | Crime

BOSTON (AP) — A fire driven by strong winds raced through a brownstone on Wednesday, trapping and killing two firefighters in the basement, where th...

5 Ways Wildfire Fighting Is Exactly As Insane As It Sounds

Cracked | Posted 03.25.2014 | Weird News

I'm Drew Miller, professional wildland firefighter. I protect people's sacred right to live in places that regularly combust. Here's what I've learned...

Massive Fire At Houston Apartment Complex

Posted 03.25.2014 | Crime

Firefighters are battling a massive blaze at an apartment complex under construction in Houston, KHOU reports. The fire broke out around 12:30 p.m....

Man Fights Fire With Miso Soup, Wins

James Cave | Posted 03.25.2014 | Weird News

Miso’s versatile qualities make it great for everything from soups to butterscotch, but this fire extinguisher thing is a new development. On Sat...

Woman TORCHES Car After Man Refuses To Buy Her McFlurry

Posted 03.19.2014 | Weird News

I scream, you scream, we all set cars on fire for ice cream! Witnesses say a Florida woman gave a man's car the ol' gasoline-plus-fire-combo after ...

Slow Roasted

Tom Falco | Posted 03.13.2014 | Comedy
Tom Falco

Check out Tom Falco's cartoons and comic blog daily at Tomversation.com or at the iPhone app Comic Chameleon....

Police Investigating Sexual Assault Link After Massive Detroit Fire

AP | COREY WILLIAMS | Posted 03.05.2014 | Crime

DETROIT (AP) — A fire gutted an apartment building early Wednesday on Detroit's west side, forcing dozens of people out of their homes, including so...

Three Men Charged For Setting Off California Wildfire

Reuters | Posted 03.24.2014 | Green

LOS ANGELES, Jan 21 (Reuters) - Three men were charged in federal court on Tuesday with setting an illegal campfire that ignited a blaze which has s...

Majority Of Colleges Restrict Free Speech On Campus: Report

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 01.24.2014 | College

A majority of colleges have rules in place severely restricting free speech on campus, according to a new report released Friday. The 2014 report ...

WATCH: How Firefighting Planes Refill Water On The Go

The Huffington Post | Isaac Saul | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green

The Colby Fire broke out at approximately 6 a.m. on Jan. 16, and blazed through Glendora and Azusa in east Los Angeles, but is fortunately 95 percent ...

Here's How You Can Help The Injured Man Who Lost His Husband In A Recent Manhattan Fire

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices

A fire in a Manhattan high rise earlier this week heartbreakingly claimed the life of a recently wed gay man, Daniel McClung, and left his husband, Mi...

Powerful Explosion Rips Through Minnesota Building

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime

More than a dozen people are hospitalized following a massive building explosion in Minnesota on Wednesday morning. The blast was reported at about...

WATCH: Skateboarding On Fire And In Slow-Motion Is Seriously Hot Stuff

The Huffington Post | Isaac Saul | Posted 12.31.2013 | Sports

It's a good thing Jonathan and Jason Bastian are total professionals, because someone just lit their skateboards on fire. For an October installmen...

Deadly Fire Engulfs Train In India

AP | AIJAZ RAHI and NIRMALA GEORGE | Posted 12.28.2013 | World

KOTHACHERUVU, India (AP) — A fire engulfed a coach of an express train in southern India on Saturday, killing at least 26 passengers, many of whom b...

WATCH: Celebrity Cat Lil Bub Hosts The Cutest Fireside 'Chat' Of All Time

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 12.27.2013 | Good News

Can you imagine anything more comforting than a purring kitty basking in the warmth of a crackling fire? Well, that's Lil Bub's Christmas gift to y...

WATCH: My Christmas Tree Burned Down My House

HuffPost Live | Posted 12.18.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

Decorating a Christmas tree is one of the many joys of the holidays, but underneath the ornaments and the colorful lights is a serious fire hazard. ...

How to Make Firing Someone Less Awful, for Both of You

Lisa Earle McLeod | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business
Lisa Earle McLeod

Donald Trump may relish delivering the blow but for many of us, myself included, firing someone is gut-wrenching, break out in a cold sweat, and dread it for days, horrible.

Tesla Fires: Will GM Share Volt's Protection Tips?

Alison van Diggelen | Posted 01.25.2014 | Technology
Alison van Diggelen

Although Tesla's Elon Musk has declared, there won't be a recall, it's almost certain the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration will investigate. As we all know, three's a trend.

David Lohr

Firefighters Charge Family Nearly $20,000 After Home Burns Down

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 11.11.2013 | Weird News

An Arizona couple recently left homeless when their mobile home burned to the ground couldn't believe their eyes when they received a bill for nearly ...

Climate Change: Should What Happened to the Woolly Mammoth Be a Warning to Us?

UCLA Inst. of the Environment and Sustainability | Posted 12.31.2013 | Green
UCLA Inst. of the Environment and Sustainability

Glen M. MacDonald is director of the Institute of the Environment and Sustainability at UCLA, and a professor of geography and of ecology and evolut...

One-Armed Man Saves Babies From House Fire, Witnesses Say

| Posted 10.28.2013 | New York

By Trevor Kapp, Trevor Bach and Aidan Gardiner SOUNDVIEW — A one-armed man and his wife tossed a pair of babies from a second-floor balcony into ...

No Texting While Walking on Halloween, an Illustrated Oblivious Man and Fire Horse - a Novel

Ashley Jude Collie | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Ashley Jude Collie

Adam Licsko's 'Remember Yourself' series and my Fire Horse novel both ask us to wake up to the fact that we are living, breathing creatures -- that our lives are not just digital constructs of 140 characters...or less.

FIRE IN THE HOLE: This Doll Is Definitely Not Safe For Kids

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.14.2013 | Weird News

Is your crotch burning? If so, call 911 immediately. When you get back from the hospital check out the Fanny Flambeaux doll, an extremely dang...

Southern California Wildfires 20 Percent Contained

AP | Posted 12.07.2013 | Green

CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. (AP) — A nearly 4-square-mile wildfire on the Marine Corps' Camp Pendleton was reduced to smoldering Monday as hot, dry Santa...