(Longview, WA) -- Roughly 100 people are out of their homes in southwestern Washington as firefighters battle a fast-moving brush fire. The Washington State Fire Marshal's Offic...
Wildfire in south Georgia burns over 100,000 acres, forces evacuations
moodboard/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — A wildfire on the Georgia-Florida border that has burned more than 100,000 acres led to evacuations this weekend when the blaze threatened to jump from a national wildlife refuge onto private property The fire, which was sparked by lightning in early April in the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge, has scorched more than 118,000 acres, according to InciWeb, a government-run fire information site About…
Suspicious Bag Forces Evacuation Of Terminal A At Sac Airport
There's no danger to the public, according to authorities.
Fire forces evacuation of 20 in Hilo fire
Twenty residents of Kou Lane in Hilo evacuated their homes this morning due to an electrical fire at one of the 10 houses and two duplexes built in the 1930s, the Hawaii County Fire Department said in a news release.
100 Acre brush fire forces evacuations on Treasure Coast
Griffith Park fire burns 10 acres, forces evacuation of Griffith Observatory
The brush fire also forced the closure of Los Feliz Boulevard and park sightseers were asked to steer clear of the fire.
Fire in Rio’s Olympic Village Forces Evacuation of 100 Australian Athletes, Officials
A small fire broke out in the basement of the Australian quarters of the Olympic Village in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Friday, forcing the evacuation of about 100 athletes and officials, team offic…
Bomb threat forces evacuation at Tulare City Hall before all-clear given
The Tulare Police Department investigated a bomb threat at City Hall on Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018. About 9 a.m. Tuesday, Tulare police were contacted by the Porterville Police Department regarding a letter it had received with a “specific threat” to the Tulare City Hall, police said
Top 5 deals and meals of Downtown Norfolk Restaurant Week
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Gas Leak Causes Evacuation of Building
Six fire companies and 20 firefighters responded to a gas leak at the Hale Pawaa Office building on South Beretania Street just before 9:30 a.m. Wednesday.
Twitter Leak Forces Crayola To Retire Crayon Color Early
Crayola had advertised it would be retiring one color from its classic 24-pack on Friday
McFarland family questions project safety after two gas leaks, evacuations in 3-weeks
MCFARLAND, Wis. - After being evacuated twice because a gas line was hit two times in a three-week span, a McFarland family wants to make sure any digging work is being done right. “Well, it was weird,” Lisa Grady said. The first happened Dec. 20, which was a day off for Grady and her two dogs. She noticed the project outside her home on Calico Court, but wasn’t sure of its nature.
Liewer Leads Way at Norfolk Classic Invitational
O’Neill – O’Neill competed at the Norfolk Classic this past Thursday. The boy’s team qualified ten boys for the meet, and seven of them competed against the best in Northeast Nebraska. Wyatt Liewer led the way with
Tyree bounces back, Buffen scores 23 as Rebels top Norfolk State
Norfolk wants family to change how it gifts coats to homeless
A Virginia woman and her family have gifted coats to homeless people by leaving the winter weather gear hung about the city for years but may soon have to change tactics.Brenda Parker says she was told this year that the tradition is considered littering. The Virginian-Pilot reports Norfolk instead
10 Soldiers Evacuated From Rocky Mountain Peak
Ten soldiers forced to spend the night on Longs Peak in Colorado were plucked off the mountain Friday in a helicopter rescue.
Hurricane Florence: Here's why I'm NOT evacuating
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Memories of mass chaos in Hurricane Rita's exodus were a factor
Ride-sharing forces automakers to rethink how they sell
Startups like RelayRides and Getaround help people rent out their cars during down time.
Iraqi forces capture 5 top IS leaders
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi forces in coordination with U.S.-backed Syrian forces have captured five senior Islamic State group leaders, the U.S.-led coalition said Thursday in a statement.