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Man Sentenced to Two Life Terms for 2019 Double Murder, Arson

Drew Rose pleaded guilty to criminal homicide, burglary, arson, and robbery in the January 2019 slayings.

Sailor Charged After Setting Fire That Destroyed Warship

The sailor was charged with aggravated arson and the willful hazarding of a vessel; no name was released.

Fire That Destroyed 24-Foot Trailer in Palmer Township, PA, Labeled Suspicious

The fire in a paper alley at 2931 Jones Blvd. was well underway by the time the first call came in at 4:23 a.m.

Intentionally Set Topeka House Fire Causes $45k in Damage

Damages were estimated at $40,000 to the structure and $5,000 to its contents.

Two Lafayette Parish Homes Set on Fire; Arsonist Sought

Water tanks from the Lafayette Parish, Cankton and Cecilia volunteer fire departments were brought in to fight the fires because of poor water supply in the rural area.

Sabotage Caused Fiery Washington Oil Train Derailment

The incident happened near where two people had been arrested a month before and accused of attempting a terrorist attack on train tracks to disrupt plans for a natural gas pipeline.

Riot in Minneapolis after Wanted, Armed Man Dies in Police Shooting

The man, who was in a parked car, didn't comply with law enforcement and “produced a handgun resulting in task force members firing upon the subject,”

San Jose Gunman Set House on Fire Before Railyard Shooting

An early morning house fire in San Jose has been linked to a mass shooting at the VTA rail yard Wednesday.

Arson Charges Against Tenant in Brooklyn Fire

Six people and a firefighter were injured in the Brooklyn apartment fire.

Grandmother, Children Rescued in Philadelphia Rowhome Fire

A woman and two children were rescued from a fire believed to be arson in Philadelphia’s Bridesburg neighborhood.


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