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ISIS followers are being encouraged to set forest fires in United...

The Islamic State has urged militant followers to start fires in America and Europe, specifically forest fires, in the aftermath of massive blazes in California and Spain.

Iowa fire chief fired after allegedly driving patient in ambulance while...

An Iowa fire chief is accused of going above and beyond the call of duty last Friday night when he drove an ambulance while drunk.

Matthew McConaughey helped feed firefighters battling California widlfires

Hollywood icon and Academy Award winner Matthew McConaughey decided to help out California firefighters battling multiple wildfires across the state by feeding them.

Historic Pocono resort now a pile of ash: 100 firefighters from...

A fire at the 117-year-old Pocono Manor Resort was finally doused late Saturday, but despite the efforts of between 15 to 20 different fire departments, it’s doesn’t appear much of the structure — once known as the “beautiful majestic lady" — can be salvaged.

“It was like an earthquake,” firefighters find body after explosion at...

Richmond firefighters found a body inside a warehouse after an explosion started a two-alarm fire on Friday morning.

Civilians flying drones cause California firefighters to call off air assaults

Drone “intrusions” over the Maria Fire in southern California forced firefighters to ground their air assaults on the raging blaze twice early Friday, officials said.

90,000 people evacuated, blackouts start as Kincade fire grows to 25,000...

Nearly a million homes and businesses were thrown into darkness Saturday as fear that monster winds could down power lines and spark wildfires prompted Pacific Gas & Electric Co. to shut off power across large swaths of the state.

“This is embarrassing,” Union claims 15 of 18 Kansas City fire...

The president of the Kansas City firefighters union claims the city isn't doing enough to maintain its stations as he says 15 of the 18 don't meet code requirements.

PG&E says electrical blackouts to prevent wildfires could happen for another...

It could take up to a decade for PG&E to improve its electric system enough to avoid implementing widespread intentional power shutdowns to mitigate the risk of wildfires, the company’s chief executive told state regulators at a packed hearing Friday.

Crews using explosives to remove damaged cranes from partially collapsed Hard...

Crews on the site of the partially collapsed Hard Rock Hotel New Orleans were preparing Thursday to use explosives to demolish the two heavily damaged cranes balanced perilously on the building, a process that could take 24 hours.