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Nearly 150 firefighters extinguish blaze at Hollywood industrial site

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.

Brooklyn fire deputy chief snuffs car fire on way to dinner

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.

Police investigate house fire in Chisholm

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 [...]

House fire at Chisholm

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)

Dishwasher at Harrison home causes fire

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 [...]

Urgent: Foreigner and Styx's Tour Buses Catch Fire

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

Question: What Is The Best Kind Of Fire?

2 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

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.

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...

Disneyland Fire Extinguished Quickly, Leaving Only A Pillar of Smoke [Video]

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

One Sip: House-made horchata at El Habanero

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

Brush fire above Glendale's Brand Park is 40% contained

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.

Picture China: Hong Kong ‘Votes,’ Hotel Fire, Therapy Sessions

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.

Fire at Disneyland quickly extinguished

A fire broke out at Disneyland in Anaheim late Sunday afternoon but was quickly extinguished. 

Thouands Smash Up Former Royal Mail Office In Illegal Rave

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

Suspicious fires at Hawker

3 weeks agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

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 [...]

Yoga Vasishta – Few lines of Wisdom

Just as fire born out of wind (fanned into a flame) is extinguished by the same wind, so... [Visit original source to read the entire content and more such articles.]

Early Morning Somerset Place Fire Extinguished, No Injuries

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

Hello Kitty Fire Extinguishers: Sanrio Fire Department

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…

Hello Kitty fire extinguisher – Nuff said

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 -

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