Los Angeles: Large brush fire burning next 118 Freeway in Granada Hills shuts down several lanes; 2nd fire burning in Porter Ranch

GRANADA HILLS, LOS ANGELES (KABC) – Crews were battling two brush fires burning alongside the 118 Freeway in the San Fernando Valley Friday night, including one burning dangerously near homes. The California Highway Patrol shut down several lanes of the eastbound side of the freeway near Hayvenhurst Avenue in Granada Hills. Drivers should expect delays … Read more

Los Angeles: Large brush fire burning next 118 Freeway in Granada Hills shuts down several lanes; 2nd fire burning in Porter Ranch

GRANADA HILLS, LOS ANGELES (KABC) – Crews were battling two brush fires burning alongside the 118 Freeway in the San Fernando Valley Friday night, including one burning dangerously near homes. The California Highway Patrol shut down several lanes of the eastbound side of the freeway near Hayvenhurst Avenue in Granada Hills. Drivers should expect delays … Read more

Crews in New Mexico, Arizona scramble to corral wildfires

Firefighters in New Mexico’s Rocky Mountain foothills are excavating new firebreaks and clearing brush to keep a massive wildfire from destroying more homes and pine forests Town CEDAR ATTANASIO and SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN Associated Press 10 May 2022, 01:10 • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article LAS VEGAS, NM – Firefighters … Read more

Wisconsin anti-abortion office fire investigation ongoing

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Police said Monday that they had not arrested anyone over a weekend fire and vandalism at the office of a prominent Wisconsin anti-abortion lobbying group. The fire at the Wisconsin Family Action office in Madison, which the FBI is helping investigate, came after two Catholic churches in Colorado, including one known … Read more

Unidentified body found inside burning car in NYC: cops

A body was discovered inside a burning car in the Bronx early Monday, police said. Police responded to a report of a double-parked car on fire at Intervale Avenue and Kelly Street in the Woodstock neighborhood around 5:30 am, authorities said. Once the FDNY extinguished the blaze, an unidentified person was discovered inside, cops said. … Read more

Florida Myakka Forest fire continues to burn after threatening homes

A massive brush fire in Florida is now 75 percent contained after fire crews battled the blaze through Saturday night after it engulfed 150 acres, officials said. According to Charlotte County Fire officials, 10 acres of residential areas in Englewood were affected as the fire continues to burn in the neighboring Myakka State Forest, about … Read more

Fires hit Southwest, New Mexico’s season ‘dangerously early’

New Mexico faces a long and potentially devastating wildfire season, Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham said Saturday, as Southwestern wildfires cause destruction and force people from their homes. Hundreds of structures were lost in a growing number of wind-driven blazes across drought-stricken New Mexico, Lujan Grisham said Saturday. Over 20 active wildfires were burning in at … Read more

Macquarie, Australia’s most marginal seat, set for a tight federal election battle in 2022

Australia’s most marginal seat has been smashed by devastating bushfires, floods and a pandemic since it last went to the polls in 2019. The Macquarie electorate stretches from the turf farms and historic suburbs around the Hawkesbury River, to the eucalypt forests and tourism towns of the Blue Mountains at the furthest reaches of the … Read more

Clayfield fire: Six-year-old boy Max remembered as ‘lovely’ and bright boy after death in Brisbane tragedy

A six-year-old boy who died in a house fire in Brisbane’s inner north is being mourned as a bright young student who loved Lego and was nicknamed “Golden Boy”. The boy named Max died in the blaze in Clayfield which was so intense it blew out the house’s windows. See more on the tragedy in … Read more

Clayfield fire: Child dead as fierce fire engulfs Brisbane home while family of four slept after Easter

“Confronting” screams were heard during a house fire which killed a six-year-old boy in Brisbane’s inner north. The blaze in Clayfield, just before 4am on Monday, was so intense it blew out the Queenslander-style house’s windows. See more on the tragedy in the video player above Watch the latest News on Channel 7 or stream … Read more