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Off-duty officer drags couple from burning Maryland home

A Maryland couple were saved from a house fire after an off-duty police sergeant and fire lieutenant sprung into action.

Jon Stewart rips Republican Senators after they block 9/11 victims fund...

After slamming Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell last month, Jon Stewart has now targeted Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul.

Small plane crashes into the water near busy Maryland beach

A small plane was forced to crash-land in shallow water along the beach in Ocean City on Tuesday after it experienced an engine failure.

Breaking: At least 33 killed in arson attack in Japan

Scores of people were injured and one person was feared dead after a fire broke out at an animation studio in the western Japanese city of Kyoto on Thursday.

Construction workers catch children thrown from window during fire

Construction workers in Albuquerque have been credited with saving a toddler and infant from a burning apartment.

Evacuations underway as wildfire in Washington continues to burn, now up...

A wildfire burning in Grant County is threatening homes and farms near Mattawa. People in more than a dozen homes and businesses have been evacuated and local and state officials have told others living in the area to be ready to evacuate.

One dead, 15 injured after gas leak causes home to explode

A gas company worker was killed and 15 people were hurt in a large explosion that rocked a California neighborhood Monday.

Kentucky fried explosion! Surveillance cam captured blast that destroyed a fast-food...

A blast cut through the stillness of a North Carolina town early Thursday morning, lighting up the night sky and flattening a fast-food restaurant.

Barry weakens to Tropical Depression, flooded much of Louisiana

When Andrew Billiot and Nolan Bergeron returned to their home in Montegut this morning, they were pleasantly surprised.

Firefighters rescue 10 children, one adult from life-threatening rapids

10 kids and an adult became trapped near the top of a waterfall after a calm river turned into a raging rapid after a heavy thunderstorm.