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  • Man burned, deputy injured in home fire in Deerfield Beach

    Man burned, deputy injured in home fire in Deerfield Beach
    A man was critically injured during a fire in Deerfield Beach that also injured a deputy, according to a Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue spokesman. The fire broke out shortly before 8 a.m. Saturday in an apartment in the Tivoli Lakes development, just east...
  • Arizona wildfire grows to 5,000 acres as evacuations continue

    Arizona wildfire grows to 5,000 acres as evacuations continue
    A wildfire that has burned in eastern Arizona for nearly 48 hours has spread across roughly 5,000 acres and continues to force evacuations, fire officials said Saturday. The San Juan blaze, which was first reported Thursday morning, started about 18...
  • Wilmette police reports: Harassing text, drunk at the pump, Polo heist

    Wilmette police reports: Harassing text, drunk at the pump, Polo heist
    The following items were taken from Wilmette police reports: A man, 79, fell on gravel in the 700 block of Laramie Avenue on June 8 and was driven home by the Wilmette fire department. A woman in the 800 block of Central Avenue on June 8 said...
  • Virginia Beach apartment fire started in kitchen, officials say

    A fire at a Virginia Beach apartment Friday started in the kitchen, a spokeswoman said. Firefighters were called to The Sands apartments, a senior living community, in the 6400 block of Auburn Drive, where they found that the sprinkler system had mostly...
  • Hampton home damaged in fire

    A Hampton home was damaged in a fire Friday afternoon, officials said. About 4:25 p.m., firefighters were called to the first block of Newby Drive, where they found heavy smoke from all sides, said Hampton Assistant Chief Jeff Pereira. They initially...
  • 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...
  • Lightning touches off house fires in Schaumburg, Wheaton

    Lightning touches off house fires in Schaumburg, Wheaton
    Lightning from storms that slammed into the Chicago area overnight touched off fires in at least two houses, including one in Wheaton that injured three firefighters and another in Schaumburg just weeks after the family moved in, officials said. In...
  • 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-...
  • 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,...