Since before the Great Fire, fires keep rewriting Chicago history
On the eve of the 147th anniversary of the start of the Great Chicago Fire in 1871, a look at how, more so than any other city, Chicago is defined by fires. From Fort Dearborn to the Iroquois Theatre.
Phoenix Fire: Fire at Arizona Pacific Pulp and Paper recycling plant '100% contained'
Fire officials are working a large fire near Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.
WALDO CANYON FIRE: Fire 100 percent contained
The Waldo Canyon fire, the most destructive wildfire in Colorado history, was 100 percent contained Tuesday evening, according to an incident command website.
Green Mountain Fire: Fire is 100 percent contained, but still no cause determined
Hand crews are working on two hot spots and mopping up at the fire on Green Mountain in Lakewood.
Top 5: Fire Official Fired, Car on Fire, Fired Up Over Football
The top stories of the day include hospitals being cited and a big gift to UConn.
No word yet on what caused the Guntersville warehouse fire, fire officials continue to investigate
GUNTERSVILLE, Ala. -- Firefighters responded to a warehouse fire Friday morning on Grimes Drive in Guntersville The call came in around five o'clock Friday morning. The warehouse is located in one of Guntersville's industrial parks off of U.S. Highway 431 on Sand Mountain. When crews arrived they found part of the building on fire. "At that time the shift captain called for Albertville Fire to respond…
Fire Breaks Out At Rodeo Oil Storage Facility In Bay Area
Two large Bay Area storage tanks caught fire and began burning out of control at the Nustar Energy Refinery fire in Rodeo on Tuesday afternoon.
Why It's Hard To Ban The Menstrual Shed
In western Nepal, women often sleep in a hut outside the house during menstruation because of beliefs about impurity — and sometimes die. The government is trying to end the practice.
Oil Way Down... Gasoline at Decade's Low
The price of oil on world markets dropped to its lowest point in 12-years. The price closed in New York on Friday at $29. 70 per barrel. At one point, oil
Living On Top Of Forgotten Oil And Gas Wells
In many parts of the West, areas that are now houses and schools and shopping centers were once oil and gas fields. There's little in the way of a visible legacy, but hidden underground, there are hundreds of thousands of abandoned wells. An Inside Energy investigation has discovered that in many communities, new development is happening on top of those old wells.
Shed fire causes $10,000 in damages in Roanoke County
From Roanoke County Fire & Rescue: Roanoke County Fire & Rescue responded to a structure fire in the 4900 block of Fort Lewis Church Road at 6:30 this morning. First crews responding could see smoke showing as the left the Fort Lewis Station, and once on scene found a shed that was about 30'
How Are Our Lives Not Important? An Eyewitness describes the Nageezi, NM Oil Fire
Around 10:30 on the night of July 11, I received a text message from a fellow community member. I did not read it until almost a half hour later as I was...
How will the Philidelphia oil refinery fire affect gas prices?
Patrick DeHaan of GasBuddy says wholesale gas prices are already up 6 to 8 cents, which suggests retail prices may start rising in the next few days.
Plastic panels are created by pouring heated pellets into moulds with different patterns; workers then trim the moulds, check the bolting holes, add the items to hold them together and pack up kits.
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
20 Years Ago, Mount Zion AME Was Set On Fire. Last Night, It Burned Again
On Tuesday evening, flames engulfed the 100-year-old Mount Zion AME, a historically black church in Greeleyville, S.C. Authorities are still investi
How to Insulate a Shed
Insulating a shed will reduce damage to your stored tools, equipment or boxes. It can also make it more versatile, allowing you to store plants or use it as a rec room. Properly insulating a shed requires you to seal gaps, install sheets...
How to Spot Quality Sheds
Once you’ve made the decision to install a shed, there are a number of elements that deserve close inspection to make sure you are getting a high quality structure that will stand up to the rigors of harsh weather and years of use. You need to rely on your shed to protect your valuable possession …
The Easiest Way to Get a Shed
Don't want to go through the hassle of showrooms, salespeople, and other home improvement nonsense? Order your storage building in the simplest way through w...
The Fastest Way to Get a Shed
Is that garage packed full or simply just want extra storage space? Come visit a Tuff Shed retail location for the fastest way to get a backyard building cus...