More than three times the average number of cooking infernos happen when Thanksgiving goes up in flames.
According to court records, Amanda Celestino is charged first-degree arson, child abuse and criminal mischief-intentional property damage of $5,000 or more. All charges are felonies.
The victims ranged in age from 3 to 12. Officials said no foul play is suspected.
The smoke detectors in the house were inoperable when the fire broke out. But the family's dog alerted them to the flames in time.
Five of the seven face up to 20 years in prison for their crimes. The other two face up to five years.
A fire in a cafe in the Russian city of Kostroma killed at least 13 people on Saturday, emergency officials said.
Veonta Hopper, 40, pleaded no contest to first-degree sexual assault, second-degree sexual assault and second-degree arson.
Two adults found dead are suspects in the deaths of six juvenile victims found inside the home.
It is now being called a murder-suicide.
A farmer had been operating a shredder in Gage County on Sunday when weeds or grass being shredded ignited, kicking off the destructive blaze, according the State Fire Marshal.
The bodies of a couple and their four children were found Friday after firefighters were called to their burning apartment in a Milwaukee suburb.
It's going to be another very windy day for all of Nebraska and western Iowa Thursday and the high fire danger continues as well. Track winds and temperatures through Saturday in our updated forecast.
With low humidity and strong winds, brushfires could start and spread very easily today and tomorrow. Another cold front is moving in as well. Here's how windy it will get and how much we'll cool.
Omaha firefighters rescued a man from the roof of a burning house Monday night despite his efforts to thwart them.
Officials are investigating a fire that destroyed a well-known gazebo in Omaha's Hanscom Park.
A non-profit group is helping former inmate fire crews land professional firefighting careers in California after serving their sentence.
Assistant Chief Jason Stille said the man was found dead just outside the driver's side door of a small, burned out SUV.
LOS ANGELES — Southern California Edison reported “circuit activity” at about the same time the first flames from a wildfire near Hemet were reported, the utility company said of the area where a fast-moving blaze has killed two people and injured another and burned at least seven structures. It’s unclear what the circuit activity was or whether Edison’s equipment played a role in starting the ...
The Mill Fire exploded in size on Sept. 2, forcing several thousand people to evacuate areas surrounding the town of Weed.
A fire early Sunday destroyed the concession stand at the Two Rivers State Recreation Area.