NEW YORK (AP) - A small electrical fire underneath an X-ray machine at New York City's LaGuardia Airport has caused a brief evacuation of a terminal.
Three Port Authority of New York and New Jersey police officers have been treated for smoke inhalation after
By THOMAS PEIPERTAssociated Press
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - The total number of homes destroyed by a two-week old wildfire in northern Colorado was raised to 248 on Sunday as residents of a subdivision near Fort Collins learned that 57 more homes in their neighborhood had been lost,
ELLIOT LAKE, Ontario (AP) - A roof partially collapsed at a busy shopping mall in Canada on Saturday, prompting an evacuation and a search for anyone who might have been injured.
A portion of the roof that serves as a parking area crumbled in the afternoon,
By MARTIN GRIFFITHAssociated Press
About 2,300 Utah wildfire evacuees were allowed to return to their homes Saturday evening after officials determined the blaze no longer posed a threat to them.
The decision came after the fire had burned Friday within a
By MARI YAMAGUCHIAssociated Press
TOKYO (AP) - If the Ohi nuclear reactors plunged into a Fukushima-style meltdown, the only route for escaping or for sending help would be a winding, cliff-hugging road often closed by snow in winter or clogged by beachgoers in summer
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Officials in Nashville say a gas explosion at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center caused the evacuation of more than 5,000 guests overnight, but no injuries were reported.
Capt. Ken Walburn of the Nashville Fire Department
By DAN ELLIOTTAssociated Press
DENVER (AP) - Reporters covering northern Colorado's massive wildfire were kept out of areas that have been evacuated for 11 days - an unusual restriction even for this state, where local officials have extensive powers at fire scenes and
By SYLVIA HUIAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - A Russian-operated ship said to be carrying military helicopters to Syria appears to have turned back after its British insurer removed coverage for the vessel, U.K. officials said Tuesday.
By ED ANDRIESKIAssociated Press
BELLVUE, Colo. (AP) - Firefighters are making progress on a 93-square-mile wildfire in northern Colorado that has destroyed more homes than any other in state history, but more residents were warned Tuesday to be ready to leave because of a spot