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Blaze erupts in South Korean hospital, kills at least 41
A fire in a South Korean hospital has killed at least 41 people and injured more than 70, with eight of those injured listed as being in critical condition.
Fire destroys shanties, red light district in Bayelsa
Fire destroys shanties, red light district in Bayelsa.
39 people injured in annual Cuba fireworks festival
27 Dec 2017
A fireworks explosion at the annual Parrandas festival in Cuba injures 39 people, including six children.
"Living moment by moment", as Santa Barbara feels the heat
14 Dec 2017
As the Thomas Fire burned through Ventura and Santa Barbara counties Tuesday night, many residents wore masks as air conditions continued to worsen. One man, who is a recent father, said he and his wife are 'living moment by moment'.
Fire razes over 1000 shops at building materials market in Kaduna
2 Dec 2017
Fire razes over 1000 shops at building materials market in Kaduna.
Firefighters struggle to stop California's spreading wildfires
14 Oct 2017
Social media video shows raging fire burning through residential areas in Sonoma County, California.
Firefighters battle flames near major Los Angeles freeway
2 Sep 2017
Fire breaks out around a major freeway in the Sun Valley area of Los Angeles.
Fire, plumes of black smoke emerge from Texas chemical plant
2 Sep 2017
Fire and thick plumes of black smoke were emerging from Arkema SA's chemicals plant in Crosby, Texas, on Friday afternoon.
Cailifornia fire forces thousands to evacuate
19 Jul 2017
Thousands of residents have been forced to flee their homes in Mariposa, California as the Detwiler fire continues to burn through the county and firefighters say the blaze is only five percent contained. Colette Luke reports.
At least two thousand evacuated due to forest fires in southern Spain
25 Jun 2017
A forest fire in southern Spain has seen more than 2000 people evacuated from homes, campsites and hotels.
Thousands of Londoners evacuated over fire risk
24 Jun 2017
Thousands of residents in a sprawling north London housing estate were forced to leave their apartments late on Friday after fire checks carried out in the wake of the deadly Grenfell Tower blaze found the buildings to be unsafe.
Firefighters battle a 27-storey inferno at a London apartment block
14 Jun 2017
A huge fire engulfs a 27-storey block of flats in central London, injuring at least 30 people and possibly trapping some residents who were sleeping inside the towering inferno.