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12 dead in fast-moving New York City apartment fire

NEW YORK /December 28, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) –  The deadliest residential fire to hit New York City in at least a quarter century swept through a Bronx apartment building Thursday on one of the coldest nights so far this winter, killing 12 people and leaving four more fighting for their lives, city officials said. The dead … Continue reading 12 dead in fast-moving New York City apartment fire

Fast-moving flames force people to flee on a moment’s notice

FALLBROOK, Calif. /December 9,2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — Flames were practically on top of Dick and Joan Marsala’s home when they got an urgent knock on the door and were told to leave. The couple, in their mid-80s, grabbed only a change of clothes and medications before fleeing Thursday through wind gusts and smoke as fire swallowed … Continue reading Fast-moving flames force people to flee on a moment’s notice