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Baby Saved From Burning Building With Bystander's Perfect Catch
As a Dallas apartment building burned, Byron Campbell saved a baby and others.
'We Are Smarter Than That': Finns Hilariously Mock Trump's 'Raking' Solution
The President of Finland can't recall ever suggesting to Trump that raking could prevent wildfires.
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Trump Insists 'Raking' Will Help Stop Forest Fires; Twitter Reels
The solution from Finland, according to the president: "Raking and cleaning and doing things."
Hundreds Missing In California Fire
The numbers of people missing and killed in the Northern California Camp Fire continue to rise.
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Do You Need Fire Insurance? Here's A Stark Reminder To Check.
Most home insurance policies cover fire, but it's not always enough.
Here’s How Governor-Elect Gavin Newsom Plans To Fight California’s Wildfire Crisis
California's next governor has his work cut out for him tackling the state's wildfire crisis.
Huge Market Fire Destroys More Than 600 Businesses In Afghan Capital
By Amir Shah, AP
An apparent electrical fault started the blaze.
2 Brides Celebrate Their Marriage By Setting Wedding Dresses On Fire
"You may now light the brides,” the officiant said just before the couple's dresses were set on fire.
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Kids Can Sleep Through Traditional Smoke Alarms. Can Mom's Voice Do Better?
In a striking new study, only about half of 5- to 12-year-olds woke up to the sound of a typical smoke alarm.
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A Year Ago Their House Burned In California’s Deadliest Fire. They’re Still Rebuilding Their Lives
“Our land is basically a burial ground of everything that’s important to us.”
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What It's Like To Lose Your Home In California's Wildfires
First you find a place for your family to sleep that night. But you’ll never be the same again.
California Wildfires: Before And After Images Capture Terrifying Destruction
Historic blazes continue to ravage the state.
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Wildfires Rage Across The Globe
Countries across the globe are battling wildfires that have scorched a national park, killed dozens and forced hundreds from their homes.
Fire Sweeps Through Nairobi Market, Killing 15
Cause of the blaze is under investigation.
Girls Leap To Save Themselves From Burning Dance Studio
No one was seriously injured in the New Jersey blaze, according to the mayor.
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Trump Once Lobbied Against NYC Proposal To Put Sprinklers In High-Rise Units
The real estate developer argued they would be too costly to add to buildings like Trump Tower.
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Giant Animatronic T-Rex Bursts Into Flame Because Even Robots Are Done With 2018
"Electrical issue" blamed for loss of 24-foot-tall T. rex.
‘Devastating’ Videos Show Jokhang Temple, ‘Heart Of Tibetan Buddhism,’ Consumed By Fire
No major damages or injuries have been reported, but observers have expressed concern that China may be suppressing information about the blaze.
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Heartbroken Locals Hold Candlelight Vigil For Taco Bell That Burned Down
It’s nacho ordinary vigil.
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52 Killed In Kazakhstan After Bus Catches Fire
Only five passengers managed to escape the burning vehicle.
Trapped In The Bronx Fire, Grandmother With Baby Made A Final Phone Call
"We're going to die in here!" Maria Batiz reportedly told her daughter in a panicked call.
Deadly Bronx Fire
At least 12 people have been killed after a fire swept through an apartment in the Bronx, making it the deadliest blaze in New York in more than 25 years.
Fire Department of New York
Child Toying With Stove Sparked Bronx Fire That Killed 12
The 3-year-old "had a history" of playing with stove burners, the fire commissioner said.
California’s Historically Severe Wildfires
California's wildfires have caused unparalleled devastation this year, and they’re likely to get worse.
Wildfires Scorch California Cannabis
California’s massive wildfires have devastated marijuana farms whose growers cannot buy crop insurance.
Fires Leave 'Ash And Bones' Behind In CA
The death toll in the northern California wildfires has climbed past 30, making them the deadliest in the state’s history. But authorities warn the figure will rise, as they struggle to bring the blaze under control.
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