Firefighters have knocked down a "stubborn" fire at an industrial business in Hollywood after battling the blaze for roughly two hours, a department spokeswoman said.
Not just anyone would have a fire extinguisher handy on the road — but James Leonard is not just anyone. The FDNY's Brooklyn borough commander jumped into action Friday night and snuffed a car fire on Flatbush Ave. near the Belt Parkway, authorities said.
ACT Policing has commenced an investigation after a house in Gibbons Street, Chisholm was extensively damaged by fire this morning (Sunday, July 6). Around 6.00am, ACT Fire and Rescue attended the location and extinguished the fire. No persons were inside the home at the time of the fire. The crime scene has been handed over to ACT [...]
Firefighters are working to extinguish a fire in a house on Gibbons Street, Chisholm. ACT Fire & Rescue were alerted following numerous Emergency Triple Zero (000) calls from 5.44am. (ESA Media Release)
A dishwasher at a Harrison home has caught fire tonight causing minor damage to the kitchen. ACT Fire & Rescue extinguished the fire at the Moonlight Avenue two-storey apartment after being alerted by an Emergency Triple Zero (000) call at 9.46pm by the residents. All residents safely self evacuated. The house has sustained some minor smoke [...]
Two buses from veteran rock bands Styx and Foreigner's tour went up in flames Wednesday in Philadelphia, but firefighters quickly extinguished the fires and no one was injured. The incident occurred at 114 Callowhill St., an industrial area, and firefighters responded to call at 12:24 p.m. Show More Summary
One of our aircraft has an optional engine fire extinguishing system installed. The extinguishing system is optional. Engine fires are an option we don't want to exercise. The system is fairly simple, a halon bottle installed in theShow More Summary
Answer: Space fire. (When it's under control, at least). Members of the Burning and Suppression of Solids –II (BASS-II) investigation aboard the ISS study how things burn and extinguish in microgravity. This photographed was captured yesterday by astronaut Reid Wiseman, during one of the team's experiments. Read more...
A plane drops flame retardant to help extinguish the massive forest fire in Jerusalem, Israel. Hundreds were evacuated from their homes as the fire was contained Wednesday evening. Israeli police are still investigating the cause of the fire, but suspect arson. Image by Olivier Fitoussi via AP. Read more...
According to a Disneyland spokesperson, a small fire broke out on Sunday at a loading dock to the north of the major attractions. The fire was quickly extinguished within 20 minutes of discovering the flames, although the skyward reaching black smoke revealed the incident to the park visitors. A pillar of black smoke was noticeable
Given the ubiquity of horchata, the cooling, milky, rice-based agua fresca that has no peer when it comes to extinguishing capsaici-ignited fires, you'd think that you'd see more variation from the frequently chalky, oversweetened concentrates that circulate through JetSprays in taquerias all over the city. Show More Summary
A 15-acre brush fire burning in the hills north of Glendale was 40% contained, but that figure was expected to grow Tuesday morning as 250 firefighters worked to extinguish the blaze.
The day's China news in pictures: Hong Kong residents cast their ballots in an unofficial referendum on democratic reform, firefighters try to extinguish a hotel fire, recovering drug addicts take part in therapy sessions and more.
A fire broke out at Disneyland in Anaheim late Sunday afternoon but was quickly extinguished.
A former Royal Mail distribution office was smashed up by party-goers in Croydon last night during an illegal rave. Police were pelted with old furniture and even fire extinguishers as they tried to shut down the event, according to the Evening Standard. Show More Summary
About 12.20am yesterday, police were called to the Hawker Gardens apartments on Murranji Street, Hawker, to a report of wheelie bins on fire. ACT Fire and Rescue attended and extinguished the fires. An hour later, about 1.20am, a resident in Hodges Street, Higgins, awoke to find his car on fire. ACT Fire and Rescue attended [...]
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Shortly after 6:00 this morning, a fire broke out at Somerset Place (5009 N Sheridan). No one was hurt, although firefighters rescued a painter and a security guard who were in the building at the time. They had gone to higher floors...Show More Summary
Does Japan love anything as much as they love Hello Kitty? So, you have your five million Hello Kitty items all displayed in one room. It just looks like a pink bow-tie bomb exploded. Your Hello…
Japan loves Hello Kitty and there is no doubt about it, apart from the plethora of merchandise and tie ups we have seen Hello Kitty themed cafes, airplanes and even engine oil... Hello Kitty fire extinguisher – Nuff said is a post from The latest in tech and gadgets - Newlaunches.com.