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  • 818 Roundup: Glendale fire nearly extinguished; Burbank utility rates to rise; Memorial held for fallen Green Beret

    818 Roundup: Glendale fire nearly extinguished; Burbank utility rates to rise; Memorial held for fallen Green Beret
    Good morning readers! Today is Wednesday, June 25. Weather for the Glendale area is expected to reach a high of 86 degrees and a low of 63. Here are your headlines for today: - Firefighters have nearly extinguished a brush fire burning in the hills...
  • Hampton officials charge two in separate arsons

    Hampton officials charge two in separate arsons
    Fire investigators in Hampton have arrested two people and accused them in separate arsons in recent months, a spokesman said.   Just after 2 a.m. Monday, firefighters were called to the first block of Anita Court to the report of a possible fire at a...
  • Virginia Beach crews put out home blaze

    Virginia Beach fire crews battled a blaze at a home Wednesday afternoon, a spokesman said. About 4:50 p.m., firefighters were called to the 2300 block of Osprey Villa Court, where they found flames on the back deck and into the roof, said Battalion...
  • Home alone: One boy dies, sibling escapes Lauderhill fire, police say

    Home alone: One boy dies, sibling escapes Lauderhill fire, police say
    Home alone when a pre-dawn fire erupted Monday, an 8-year-old boy died while his brother, 9, made a dramatic escape by leaping from a second-story bedroom window, officials said. Jayden Isme, 8, died at the scene of a townhouse fire so violent that...
  • Fatal Misty Oaks fire suspect arrested, charged with triple murder

    Fatal Misty Oaks fire suspect arrested, charged with triple murder
    The person of interest in the Misty Oaks Apartments fire that killed a woman and her two nephews turned himself in to authorities Wednesday night. LaRunne Richardson, 40, faces three counts of first-degree murder. He is being held in Orange County Jail....
  • Dog rescued, 2 people displaced in Norfolk house fire, officials say

    Dog rescued, 2 people displaced in Norfolk house fire, officials say
    Two people were displaced from their home Wednesday night after a fire damaged the structure, officials said. A Red Cross disaster relief team provided food, clothing and lodging to the residents of the home in the 2300 block of Ballentine Boulevard,...
  • Fire Rips Through Shelton Factory

    Fire Rips Through Shelton Factory
    SHELTON — A fire that ripped through a latex factory on River Road early Thursday morning left four firefighters injured, officials said. About 100 firefighters responded to the blaze, which was called in at 12:50 a.m. At least eight fire...
  • Numerous house fires in region overnight, some caused by lightning

    Numerous house fires in region overnight, some caused by lightning
    Numerous fires, many thought to be sparked by lightning from a storm that passed through the area, damaged homes in the Baltimore region overnight, according to volunteer companies and fire departments. In Harford County, authorities said a bolt of...
  • Small brush fire near Lake Sherwood in Ventura County extinguished

    Small brush fire near Lake Sherwood in Ventura County extinguished
    A small brush fire in Ventura County on the edge of Lake Sherwood burned three acres Thursday afternoon before being extinguished, officials said. The fire was first reported about 12:30 p.m. It was initially a quarter-acre in size, but grew to three...
  • Fallston man, homes across the region struck by lightning this week

    Lightning struck a Fallston man and was blamed for several house fires as storms moved through the region this week, volunteer fire companies and fire departments said. The man, who was not identified, was struck about 10:15 p.m. Wednesday while...
  • LaRunne Richardson: Man in Pine Hills triple-murder arson gets no bond

    LaRunne Richardson: Man in Pine Hills triple-murder arson gets no bond
    A man suspected of having a role in an apartment fire that killed a 29-year-old woman and her two young nephews in March was ordered held without bond during his first court appearance Thursday. LaRunne Richardson is facing three counts of first-...