The operator of Canada's largest synthetic crude project said on Saturday it is investigating the causes of an early morning fire at an upgrading plant. Firefighters extinguished the blaze,
There were chaotic scenes on the Greek island of Kos on Tuesday as overwhelmed authorities wielding batons used fire extinguishers to spray around 1,500 refugees and migrants who were queueing to register their names to get immigration papers, according to AP. Show More Summary
KOS, Greece (Reuters) - Greek police used fire extinguishers and batons against migrants on the island of Kos on Tuesday after violence broke out in a sports stadium where hundreds of people, including young children, were waiting for immigration papers.
Migrants gathering at stadium for registration were also beaten with batons in island Kos as mayor warns of "bloodshed".
Greek police used batons and fire extinguishers to disperse spontaneous protests by hundreds of undocumented migrants demanding food and faster registration, media reported Tuesday.
Rescuers in the capital city of the Republic of Georgia have uncovered two bodies after a fire at a paint warehouse was extinguished, local media reported.
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.