President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades thanked Greece and Israel on Monday for sending their planes to help extinguish an ongoing forest fire in Cyprus.
Good morning. It is Thursday, June 16. CatCon is coming to Los Angeles next week. There will be celebrity cats, cat fashion and caticures. Here's what else is happening in the Golden State: TOP STORIES Fire dangers Los Angeles fire officials, concerned about risks posed by squatters, toured a vacant...
Matea Gold for WaPo: Trump’s failure to build a truly national campaign has left it to the GOP to run one on his behalf, while also trying to extinguish the regular political brush fires set off by the unpredictable candidate. … Continue reading ?
A house caught fire in a home on High Street in Walworth, New York. After extinguishing the fire that was contained in a single locked room, investigators found 40 to 50 marijuana plants under grow lights inside. According to the AP, the fire is thought to have been caused by an electrical problem. Show More Summary
Firefighters are reporting that they possibly have about 75 percent of a 516-acre brush fire in Calabasas, California contained as water-dropping helicopters and hundreds of firefighters worked around the clock to extinguish the blaze. Show More Summary
Fire crews have extinguished a fire that raged in Oregon after a Union Pacific Corp train carrying crude oil derailed on Friday and burst into flames, the Federal Rail Administration said. The accident, which forced the evacuation of a school and the closure of a highway, has renewed calls for...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Latest on a train derailment in Oregon’s scenic Columbia River Gorge (all times local): 9 a.m. Federal authorities say crews have extinguished a fire at the site of an oil train derailment in Oregon’s Columbia River Gorge, but evacuations remain in place. Eleven cars carrying volatile Bakken oil derailed Friday, […]
The Backyard Scientist performed an experiment where he attempted to extinguish a flaming swimming pool using liquid nitrogen and dry ice. He lit the pool on fire using diethyl ether, which is highly flammable and floats on the water’s surface. As the liquid nitrogen and dry ice hit the water they each created large clouds of […]
It took 106 firefighters about an hour to extinguish the fire.
Can a fizzy drink help extinguish fire? Chinese firefighters find out.
You definitely shouldn't try anything like that at home.
Hey guys -- sorry about the late start, we had some server trouble. It should be all good now we just have to remember to keep a fire extinguisher on hand for next time. This is a video of a man in Romania demonstrating the proper technique for successfully navigating a traffic roundabout. Show More Summary
Many landscapes need fire but population expansion into wildland areas creates a tension between different interest groups. Researchers from across the globe show that a combination of factors, including the problem of invasive plants,...Show More Summary
Mike tells Don his house is on fire. He adds that he will extinguish the blaze if Don pays him. Don forks over the money, but Mike does nothing. There are two possible explanations for this shocking betrayal: Mike was lying about the fire or he never planned to help Don. In that story, Mike [...] The post How the GOP Can Survive Trump appeared first on The Moderate Voice.
Mike tells Don his house is on fire. He adds that he will extinguish the blaze if Don pays him. Don forks over the money, but Mike does nothing. There are two possible explanations for this shocking betrayal: Mike was lying about the...Show More Summary
A 25-year-old man will appear before court this morning charged with several offences relating to the alleged theft of a Mercedes C200 while under the influence of methylamphetamine and deployment of a fire extinguisher to avoid arrest. The charges include driving while disqualified, possess prohibited substance and fail to stop motor vehicle for police. Police [...]
Servicemen of Russia’s Eastern Military District eliminated simulated terrorists and extinguished a fire in a military building during exercises in Khabarovsk, acting spokesman for the district Vadim Astafyev said Tuesday.
The Maersk Line containership Safmarine Meru was towed to port Friday after firefighters spent five days extinguishing a fire resulting from a collision last Sunday with another containership off Ningbo, China. Maersk Line said Friday...Show More Summary
A fire at a British garden center sent fireworks soaring into the sky on Friday morning, while firefighters rushed to extinguish the blaze. Witnesses described loud bangs following the blaze which started at the property in BitterneShow More Summary