Fire


Fifty-Two Dead in Bus Fire in Kazakhstan

Emergency officials in Kazakhstan say that 52 people have been killed in a bus fire. The Emergencies Department of the former Soviet nation in Central Asia said Thursday’s tragedy happened…

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16 People Hurt, 4 Seriously, in Bronx Fire

The Fire Department of New York said that 16 people are hurt, four of them seriously, in a fire raging through a Bronx building. Officials say over 200 firefighters have…

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Deadly Bronx Fire Lit by Child Playing With Stove

New York City’s deadliest residential fire in decades was accidentally lit by a 3 ½-year-old boy playing with the burners on his mother’s stove, officials said Friday. The flames spread…

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12 People Dead in Fast-Moving Bronx Apartment Fire

Twelve people were dead and four more were fighting for their lives late Thursday after a fire swept through a Bronx apartment building on one of the coldest nights so…

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LA Eruv Spared From Wildfire Damage

Amid raging wildfires on all sides, the section of the Los Angeles eruv that cuts straight through one of the most affected areas was left scorched, but tact and operational.…

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Man Killed in High-Rise Apartment Building Fire

A 76-year-old man was killed Monday in a wind-whipped fire at a midtown Manhattan high-rise apartment building. Two firefighters were also injured in the blaze that tore through the 35th…

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