Rockton, Illinois Chemical Plant Burns in Massive Fire

An explosion at a chemical plant in northern Illinois sparked massive fires that sent flames and huge plumes of thick black smoke high into the air and debris raining onto the ground.

One Dead after SUV Hits Car During Minneapolis Protest

A witness said the man driving an SUV was traveling at a high rate of speed and appeared to accelerate as he got closer to demonstrators who had blocked off a street.

Eight Injured as Vehicle Crashes into Guardrail at Texas Race

Eight people were injured Sunday night after a vehicle plowed into a crowd at a mud racing event in Texas.

13 Wounded in Downtown Austin Shooting

A shooting in a busy entertainment district in downtown Austin, Texas, injured 13 people early Saturday.

USFA: North Carolina On-Duty Death

While on his way to the fire station to respond to a vehicle accident Firefighter Ralph DeBlasi was involved in a single vehicle accident.

Report: California Encourages Rebuilding in Fire-Prone Areas

State and local policies emphasize retrofitting existing homes and ensuring homes have defensible space and communities have evacuation plans.

New Haven Union Hits City Leadership Over Unsafe Conditions

When asked if the fire may have had a different outcome had there been a chief of operations on the scene Cannon stated, “We were warned to not go there. I’m going there. Yes.”