An aging, failed elbow pipe appears to be the initial cause of a June 21 fire and subsequent explosions that injured five people at the largest oil refinery on the East Coast.
The Saddleridge Fire, which has burned about 4,700 acres of northern Los Angeles since Thursday evening, claimed its first fatality Friday morning.
A 10-year-old girl has died after being ejected from a ride at a long-running South Jersey festival, New Jersey State Police said Sunday.
California wildfires: More than 1,600 homes in Los Angeles were evacuated Friday as various wildfires erupted and spread throughout San Fernando Valley.
A 9-year-old child accused of causing a mobile home fire that killed three children and two adults in central Illinois has been charged with five counts of first-degree murder.
California's biggest utility shut off electricity to more than a million people Wednesday for what could be days on end.
It's a widely known vape cartridge in the marijuana economy, but it’s not a licensed brand. And it’s got the kind of market buzz no legitimate company would want.
A World War II-era B-17 bomber carrying 13 people crashed and burned at the Hartford airport in an aborted takeoff attempt Wednesday, killing an undetermined number of those aboard.
A New York City police officer grappling with an armed man died early Sunday in the Bronx after being shot three times, possibly with his own gun.
Vaping scare: In the rush to enact new restrictions, it may be worth asking whether lawmakers and regulators are targeting the correct problem.