Montgomery County (MD) Man Destroys $1 Million House Trying to Beat Snake Infestation

A fire destroyed a home in Montgomery County when the homeowner tried to clear out a snake infestation using smoke generated by smoldering coals.

Retired Philadelphia Eagles Safety Joins Collier County (FL) Fire Department

Retired Philadelphia Eagles safety Nate Allen joined the North Collier Fire Control and Rescue Department as a firefighter.

Jackson (MS) Firefighter Literally Dodges Bullet from Gunfight Outside Station

A bullet from a gunfight outside tore through a window at Jackson Station 19 on Ridgewood Road Tuesday night and lodged in a sofa.

Lapeer County (MI) House Fire Kills 80-Year-Old Man

An 80-year-old man died in a Lapeer County house fire Wednesday - the first fatal fire in the community in more than 60 years.

Peoria (IL) Man Charged with Strangling Woman and Torching House

A Peoria man has been arrested in connection with the death of a 24-year-old woman found after a fire on Wednesday, police said.

Video: New York City Firefighters Trapped in Ceiling Collapse Call Mayday at Restaurant Fire

Video captures New York City firefighters facing a close call in a restaurant fire when they discover fire in the ceiling.