38 At least 36 dead as fire rages through Russian psychiatric hospital Thirty-eight people were feared dead after a fire raged through an isolated psychiatric hospital north of Moscow on Friday, killing some patients in their beds and others who were trapped by barred windows. Most of the patients died in their sleep inhaling the fumes as they were likely sedated by prescribed medicine, a police source told the RIA Novosti news agency. More
Fire Erupts in Vacant Nev. Apartments Used by Squatters 28--Fire broke out in downtown Las Vegas on Thanksgiving morning at a vacant apartment ... Firefighters found a mattress burning on the second floor and put out the blaze within minutes, Szymanski said. The fire was contained to one room, he said. 11/28/2013 - 11:14 am | View Link
The wildfires that outshine Vegas: More than 1,000 firefighters battle to contain the blaze as Sin City prays for rain A massive mountain wildfire that was visible from Las Vegas on Wednesday has destroyed residential and business properties as it nears Nevada's casino capital. The first home - a ranch together ... elite Hotshot crews. Smoke created a towering ... 07/11/2013 - 12:31 am | View Link
Firefighters battle blaze at North Las Vegas recycling plant Firefighters were battling a blaze at a North Las Vegas recycling plant where fire has broken out three times in the last 12 months, fire department Capt. Cedric Williams said. North Las Vegas firefighters responded about 2:50 p.m. to a fire at Secured ... 04/18/2013 - 12:02 pm | View Link
Firefighters battle blaze at North Las Vegas recycling plant A two-alarm fire broke out Wednesday in the recycling yard of the Secured Fibers plant in North Las Vegas, officials said. North Las Vegas Fire Capt. Cedric Williams said the blaze was reported about 12:05 p.m. at the recycling facility at 4751 Vanderberg ... 11/28/2012 - 9:10 am | View Link
Firefighters battle blaze near Las Vegas casino LAS VEGAS (AP) — An electrical transformer exploded early Sunday behind a row of Las Vegas Strip casinos, knocking out power to parts of some resorts and touching off a smoky blaze that snarled freeway traffic and send flames 80 to 90 feet in ... 05/15/2011 - 5:01 am | View Link
Officers in the East Precinct rushed to Southeast 84th Avenue and Knapp Street after receiving multiple reports of gunshots in the area around 7:50 p.m., Portland police said. On scene, they found a man dead outside a home in the 7200 block of Southeast 84th Avenue.