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
Firefighters Battle 2-Alarm Apartment Blaze (Las Vegas, NV) — The Clark County Fire Department battles a two-alarm blaze at the Americana Apartments on East Harmon Avenue, near Koval Lane. It started around 3:45 Wednesday afternoon. Residents say the fire spread quickly. Deputy Fire Chief Jon ... 09/24/2014 - 2:11 pm | View Link
Firefighters battle blaze atop Bellagio garage Clark County firefighters are battling a blaze at the top of the Bellagio parking structure on the Las Vegas Strip. A spokesman for the county fire department said a truck on the 5th level of the resort’s parking garage caught on fire at approximately 3 ... 07/22/2014 - 12:36 pm | View Link
Firefighters battle downtown Las Vegas apartment blaze Las Vegas firefighters on Tuesday night battled a two-alarm fire at an apartment complex on North Ninth Street near Stewart Avenue. Las Vegas Fire and Rescue's Tim Szymanski said the fire broke out on the second floor and that there were reports of people ... 05/27/2014 - 6:29 pm | View Link
The wildfires that outshine Vegas: More than 1,000 firefighters battle to contain the blaze as Sin City prays for rain Quoted in the Las Vegas Sun, ranch owner Barry Becker, who offers the lodge to a group of friends and family for a getaway, said: 'We were hoping it would skirt north or go around us.It didn’t.' The blaze, which was sparked by lightning striking dried ... 07/11/2013 - 12:12 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 ... 04/17/2013 - 9:15 am | View Link
41 dogs die in horrific Vegas house fire but firefighters ... 41 dogs die in horrific Vegas house fire but firefighters were able to rescue 52 animals from the blaze. The fire broke out at the home in North Las Vegas at 8 p.m ... 09/29/2014 - 9:26 am | View Website
Fire damages 32 apartment units at complex near the Strip ... courtesy Richard Brian Clark County firefighters battle a blaze at the Americana Apartments, 335 E. Harmon Ave., on Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014. 09/25/2014 - 1:10 am | View Website
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California fires: Thousands of firefighters battle King ... California fires: Thousands of firefighters battle King Fire, now larger than Las Vegas. Posted September 24, 2014 15:34:55 09/24/2014 - 1:32 am | View Website
California firefighters struggle to contain King Fire 'the ... Thousands of California homes under threat as firefighters struggle to contain wildfire 'the size of Las Vegas' King Fire east of Sacramento has burned about 140 ... 09/23/2014 - 11:31 pm | View Website
Harold Gary Morse, who transformed his father’s cluster of a few hundred mobile homes in central Florida into the gigantic retirement utopia The Villages and made it a must-stop on campaign trails with his funding of Republican politics, has died. He was 77.
Morse died Wednesday, according to The Villages Daily Sun, the newspaper that Morse once owned.
AUGUSTA — A 120-room, four-story hotel is proposed for Western Avenue in Augusta amid a cluster of hotels in a busy part of the city.
The hotel would be built at 377 Western Ave. on a lot visible from Interstate 95. The 11-acre site was cleared of most trees in recent years and is made up of five combined lots.
Auburn developer George Schott, who would co-own the 25,580-square-foot hotel with Florida-based Ocean Properties, said it would target customers staying for more than a week at a time.
Planning Board documents list the hotel as a Homewood Suites, which is a brand of Hilton Worldwide.
YPSILANTI TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Rosie the Riveter’s old plant in Michigan has officially avoided the wrecking ball.
Yankee Air Museum board chairman Ray Hunter signed papers Thursday making the aviation museum the owner of a 144,000-square-foot slice of the former Willow Run Bomber Plant, where Rose Will Monroe and other workers built B-24 Liberator bombers during World War II.
The signing ceremony represented the culmination of efforts to raise the $8 million needed to save part of the factory for the nearby Yankee Air Museum’s new home.
The Willow Run factory, which was built by Ford Motor Co.
Carl Robinson was remembered by his loved ones Thursday as a kind, honest and helpful guy, who could easily connect with people.
Mr. Robinson, of Standish, embraced a variety of interests throughout his life. He was a carpenter, a teacher, and a driver’s education instructor. He was a ham radio operator and a talented musician, who could sing and play the piano.
Plane loses power, crashes into flight school, killing four
A small plane lost power after takeoff and crashed into a flight-training building while trying to return to a Kansas airport Thursday, killing four people, injuring five others and igniting a fire that sent up towering plumes of black smoke that could be seen for miles around Wichita.
Three of the dead were inside a flight simulator in the building when the plane crashed into it at the city’s Mid-Continent Airport, and the fourth was found on the roof and is believed to be the pilot, Wichita Fire Chief Ronald Blackwell said.
Five others were injured in the crash, and one of them was in serious condition at a hospital, Blackwell said.
President Barack Obama greets listeners on a popular Navajo radio station in the tribe's language and implores them to vote for Democrats. The party is trying hard to retain the seat held by U. S. Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick. She needs and more »