USS Bonhomme Richard, Navy assault ship damaged by fire, should be sunk, lawmakers say
A bipartisan group of 22 lawmakers from Congress is asking Acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas W. Harker to "save taxpayers millions of dollars" and sink the irreparably damaged USS Bonhomme Richard ...
Woman dies after Mt. Greenwood apartment fire
A woman has died after a fire in an apartment complex in the Mount Greenwood neighborhood Wednesday morning, Chicago police said.
FAA Orders Inspections of Some Planes After Engine Fire
The FAA is ordering the inspection of at least 125 planes with a certain engine after one caught fire during a flight. We're going to show you footage of the incident that sparked these widespread ...
Disabled Apartment Owners Fear Fire Traps in Aftermath of Grenfell Disaster
Years after the Grenfell Tower fire in London killed 72 people, disabled residents of high-rises worry whether they would be able to evacuate if needed. “We’ve been an afterthought,” one activist says ...
NBC under fire for 'anti-Semitic' scene in 'Nurses' on heels of widely condemned 'SNL' joke
NBC continues to face criticism for a series of incidents that have been labeled "anti-Semitic," with a scene from the show "Nurses" taking heat for a scene that has been widely condemned for the way ...
Glenview moves forward with Station 13 resource reallocations, fire department realignment plan
The realignment plan calls for a reallocation of resources from Station 13, as well as an increase in the number of ambulances in service 24 hours a day.
Canadiens fire coach Claude Julien amid losing stretch
The struggling Montreal Canadiens have fired head coach Claude Julien and associate coach Kirk Muller. They have lost six of their last eight games.
Fire, drought, beetles ravage German forests, study finds
The condition of German forests has deteriorated to record levels due to fire, drought and a bark beetle infestation, the agriculture minister said on Wednesday, prompting calls from environmental ...
Plane engine that caught fire on United Airlines flight over Denver has troubled history
The Pratt & Whitney airplane engine that burst into flames and forced a United Airlines pilot to make an emergency landing shortly after taking off from Denver had similar blowouts on at least two ...
Ted Cruz under fire for 'photo ops' in Houston following controversial Mexico trip
Sen. Ted Cruz came under fire again this weekend for posting images of himself volunteering in Houston, just days after he was criticized for taking a trip to Mexico.
Hyundai is recalling 82,000 electric cars due to fire risk. Combined with an earlier recall, it will cost the carmaker an estimated $900 million.
Most of Hyundai's fire-risk recall applies to its best-selling electric car, the Kona EV, which was first recalled in October after a series of fires.
Under Fire, a Portland Chef Tries to Build a Fairer Workplace
Gregory Gourdet has revamped his plans for a Haitian kitchen, after being caught up in a citywide furor over the treatment of restaurant workers.