No one was inside the house. Two firefighters were injured during the two-hour effort.
A fire broke out at The Cosmopolitan Hotel on Las Vegas Boulevard Saturday.
Future can't give it away in West Hollywood. His plan to throw a free concert was thwarted a second time Thursday after would-be concertgoers were unloading either smoke bombs or fire extinguishers. Future was at…
On May 2, 2013, the Springs Fire erupted near the 101 and made its way through the hills near Thousand Oaks and into Point Mugu State Park and Rancho Sierra Vista / Satwiwa. By the time the fire was extinguished, it had burned 24,238 acres of land and 12% of the total land of the…
Bob Dorigo Jones has announced the finalists in the 18th and latest of his series of annual Wacky Warning contests, which document such phenomena as a “Harmful if Swallowed” warning on a hook-laden brass fishing lure. This year’s entries range from the depressing (at a bowling alley: “Bowl at your own risk. Show More Summary
Attention: inconsiderate man-baby drone enthusiasts everywhere—your aerial shot of an immense inferno should never, ever stand between firefighters and their ability to extinguish a fire. Unfortunately, the Los Angeles Times reports that some dronebag in California did just that. Read more...
A truck fire has caused significant delays on I-495 in Montgomery County.The Montgomery County fire department said that it had extinguished the fire and was working on containing diesel spilled from the truck.Read full article >>
The art of extinguishing fires employs many techniques. There’s the traditional water and foam, fighting fire with fire, the under-appreciated science of fire distinguishing… But no firefighter we could find recommends the technique you’ll see in this viral video: putting out a fire by running over it with your motorcycle. Check it out: “I guarantee I […]
Somebody grab a fire extinguisher — we're burning up over here! Margot Robbie's cover for Elle's August issue is literally figuratively scorching! [ Video: The Suicide Squad Trailer Is Here! ] In fact, this may be one of her hottest covers ever! Not only does the Suicide Squad star give an epic smolder, she also looks beyond sexy in [...]
Freedomland, U.S. A. was a history-based theme park in the East Bronx. Attractions included numerous boat rides, the San Francisco Earthquake ride, and a recreation of the Chicago Fire -with real fire that kids helped extinguish. Billed...Show More Summary
Firefighters quickly extinguished a blaze in a South Los Angeles church Thursday morning, just a few miles from an earlier blaze reported in another church.
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Nearly 120 firefighters were involved in fire extinguishing at a warehouse in north-western London.
Ukrainian emergency services still trying to extinguish wildfire in the Chernobyl exclusion zone that started Monday, they have four more peat fire spots to put out, the Ukrainian governmental emergency service said in a statement Saturday.
The flames that engulfed a car of the CSX Corp train in Blount County, near Maryville in eastern Tennessee, late Wednesday were extinguished by late Thursday, CSX said. The tank car was loaded with about 24,000 gallons of acrylonitrile, a hazardous material used in manufacturing plastics and other industrial processes. Show More Summary
Specialists advised firefighters to let the fire burn itself out because attempts to extinguish it could be hazardous, Blount County firefighter Kermit Easterling said. At least one car contained a highly flammable and toxic gas, according to a Blount County Sheriff's Office post on Facebook.
[Giorgos] wanted to build a pneumatic solder paste application tool but needed an air compressor to power it. Instead of going out and buying a compressor, he decided to build one himself. It sure is an ugly duckling but we’re impressed with it’s performance. The air tank is an old spent fire extinguisher. Show More Summary
Police are after a trio of troublesome tweens who they say dropped a fire extinguisher from an upper level of a Flushing mall parking garage onto the windshield of a sport-utility vehicle. The NYPD has released surveillance footage of the incident, which occurred around 5 p.m. Show More Summary
A fire at an oil depot near the Ukrainian capital Kiev renewed on Saturday after the State Emergency Service of Ukraine reported of its complete extinguishing, a local TV channel said.
The fire at an oil depot near the Ukrainian capital has been totally extinguished, Nikolai Chechetkin, the head of the Ukrainian State Emergencies Service said Friday.