A video shot by an eyewitness in Fresno, California shows the moment a garage roof collapsed beneath a firefighter, engulfing him in the flames below. The firefighter was badly burned, and is in a critical condition.
Are you Earth, Air, Fire, or Water?
A gas leak likely caused an explosion at an East Village restaurant on Thursday, sparking a massive fire and leading to the partial collapse of two buildings.
Two people died in the blast and fire. Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance opened a criminal investigation into the circumstances.
50 Cent’s music could probably douse a fire.
A faulty hot plate may have been the cause of the deadly blaze. Mourners gathered for a funeral in Brooklyn on Sunday, before the children’s burial in Jerusalem.
It’s not what you expect.
The belltower of the Novodevichy Convent, a UNESCO World Heritage site, caught fire late Sunday.
Chilean authorities declare a state of emergency, as a raging forest fire nears the port cities of Valparaiso and Vina del Mar.
“Can you teach us an Irish drinking song?”
A fire that began Sunday on the eastern side of Cape Town, South Africa, spread over to the west side on Monday. City officials report that five houses have been destroyed and 52 people have been affected by smoke inhalation.
Sunlight refracted through the glass jar, which was sitting on a windowsill, the London Fire Brigade said. The fire severely damaged the home and killed the residents’ dog.
The jar had been used to collect a young girl’s loom bands, the London fire brigade said.
Images of the large fire were captured by witnesses surrounding buildings. There were no immediate reports of injuries.
An incident at an oil refinery in Torrance is causing ash to fall from the sky.
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A train carrying crude oil derailed and exploded near Charleston, destroying one home and contaminating local water supply. One person was treated for possible respiratory problems.
The #BossWitch returns to show us what really happened over those seven years.
A homeless man was arrested Monday for a fire that damaged the Quba Islamic Institute Houston on Friday.
“So many people would rather live in spite of their love than to fight for their love.”
A passenger aboard VivaColombia Flight 8023 captured this dramatic video shortly after takeoff Wednesday from El Dorado International Airport in Colombia.
Warning: Don’t try some of these things at home.
It’s the most manly performance of all time.
The Schlieren technique is used to visualize fluctuations in optical density. What we were able to capture will astound you!
For everyone who’s ever wanted to actually see a fart.
Muath al-Kaseasbeh was captured by the militants after his plane was shot down in late December. WARNING: This article contains disturbing content.
Crews were forced to fight the seven-alarm fire amid freezing temperatures and strong winds.
The blaze in the city’s Mission District killed one man, and six others were treated for smoke inhalation. Firefighters rescued a dozen people from the flames.
Sometimes all you can do is laugh… To keep from crying.
The art of photography is an amazing tool used by journalists all over the world. Some images they create can make you laugh, cry, or enter a state of awe. Others are just aesthetically beautiful and pleasing to the eye. These are some of the most amazing images from this week created by hardworking photographers all over the globe. (Some viewers may find some of the images disturbing.)