Dozens of lawsuits were settled during the ordeal, with $13.5 billion earmarked for more than 80,000 people who lost family, homes, businesses and other property in the fires.
Fire fighters urge extra caution as consumer fireworks cause thousands of injuries and fires on Independence Day.
They've become a nightly nuisance ringing out from Connecticut to California, angering sleep-deprived residents and alarming elected officials.
Mayor trusts fire department to have an impartial and accurate number.
As part of the plea agreement, Columbia Gas of Massachusetts will pay a $53 million fine for violating the Pipeline Safety Act. It’s the largest criminal fine ever imposed under the pipeline safety law.
Four-story Lake of the Ozarks condominium destroyed in a fire that is likely caused by a grill on a balcony.
Grand jury investigation finds PG&E exhibited “a callous disregard” for the life and property of residents.
Maria’s 21 years of commitment to sharing safety messages is an immense service to her community and makes her a model to others.
The fire spread rapidly and engulfed the 24-story building, shocking the nation and prompting a widespread investigation into low-cost, flammable cladding at high-rise buildings.
Newly installed smoke detector helps save Belleville resident.