LONDON | British zoo fire prompts evacuation of visitors

LONDON — A British zoo says a fire has broken out at one of its enclosures…

PARIS | Macron tours damaged Arc de Triomphe after Paris hit by riot

PARIS— French President Emmanuel Macron visited the graffiti-damaged Arc de Triomphe monument and held an emergency…

CHICO, Calif. | The Latest: Crews make progress with N. California wildfire

CHICO, Calif. — The Latest on California‘s wildfires (all times local): 9 a.m. Fire officials say…

MADRID | Landslide derails commuter train near Barcelona, killing 1

MADRID  — One person died and dozens were injured Tuesday after a landslide derailed a commuter…

MADRID | Commuter train derails near Barcelona killing 1, injuring 6

MADRID — Authorities in Spain say one person has died and six have been slightly injured…

PARADISE, | Calif.Hundreds search rubble in California for human remains

PARADISE, Calif.  — The search for remains of victims of the devastating Northern California wildfire took…

CHICO, Calif. | The Latest: Tally: More buildings destroyed in wildfire

CHICO, Calif.  — The Latest on California‘s wildfires (all times local): 9:20 a.m. Officials have again…

CHICO, Calif. | The Latest: Investors drive up stock of utility eyed in fire

CHICO, Calif. — The Latest on California‘s wildfires (all times local): 10 a.m. Shares of Pacific…

PARADISE, Calif. | The Latest: Death toll in N California wildfire jumps to 42

PARADISE, Calif.— The Latest on wildfires in California (all times local): 7:35 p.m. Authorities have reported…

LOS ANGELES | Red-carpet fanfare dropped amid deadly California fires

LOS ANGELES— Hollywood cut back on the glamor trappings of movie premieres as a wildfire destroyed…

CHICO, Calif. | Rescues, not firefight prove emotional for firefighters

CHICO, Calif.  — Casey Peck had never prayed so hard. His fire engine was trapped with…

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. | 2 killed in Southern California fire that’s doubled in size

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif.— A wildfire that tore through Malibu mansions and working-class suburban homes in Southern…

PARADISE, Calif. | Paradise lost after fire consumes Northern California town

PARADISE, Calif.— No one is left in Paradise. Abandoned, charred vehicles clutter the main thoroughfare, evidence…

PARADISE, Calif. | Bodies found in burnt cars as Calif. fire incinerates town

PARADISE, Calif.— Five people were found dead in their burned-out vehicles after a Northern California wildfire…

FRESNO, Calif | Blowtorch used to kill spiders may have started house fire

FRESNO, Calif. — Authorities say a man apparently set a California home on fire while using…

PALU, Indonesia | Indonesia’s grim search for disaster dead nears its end

PALU, Indonesia— Indonesia’s search for victims buried in neighborhoods annihilated by an earthquake and tsunami is…

LISBON, Portugal | 700 firefighters in Portugal battle wildfire west of Lisbon

LISBON, Portugal — Over 700 firefighters are battling a forest fire in Portugal about 40 kilometers…

GEORGETOWN, S.C. | Florence flooding slowly envelops South Carolina homes

GEORGETOWN, S.C.— A week ago, firefighters in Conway went to a neighborhood and told surprised residents…

WARSAW, Poland | Teachers, others demand wage hikes at protest in Poland

WARSAW, Poland— Thousands of state employees in Poland, including teachers, firefighters and health workers, have protested…

SPANISH FORK, Utah | Hundreds of firefighters to head to Utah to fight wildfire

SPANISH FORK, Utah— A raging Utah wildfire driven by high winds in dry terrain has the…

RIO DE JANEIRO | Firefighters going through burned-out National Museum

RIO DE JANEIRO— The Latest on the fire at Brazil’s National Museum (all times local): 3:13…

RIO DE JANEIRO | The Latest: Brazil’s Temer promises to rebuild museum

RIO DE JANEIRO — The Latest on the fire at Brazil’s National Museum (all times local):…

RIO DE JANEIRO | Firefighters try to save relics as fire engulfs Rio museum

RIO DE JANEIRO — A huge fire engulfed Brazil’s 200-year-old National Museum in Rio de Janeiro,…

RIO DE JANEIRO | Firefighters battle blaze at esteemed Rio de Janeiro museum

RIO DE JANEIRO — A 200-year-old museum in Rio de Janeiro is being engulfed by flames.…

Chicago Apartment Fire Kills Eight, Adds to List of Tragic Apartment Fires Across Illinois and the Country, National Fire Sprinkler Association Responds

CHICAGO/ Aug. 27, 2018 (STL.News)– A fire in a three-story apartment building in Chicago has resulted…

CHICAGO | Fire kills 8, including 6 children, in Chicago

CHICAGO — Officials say a fire in a Chicago neighborhood has left eight people dead, including…

HONOLULU | Storm drifts away from Hawaii after ‘almost biblical’ rains

HONOLULU  — A once-powerful hurricane twisted and drifted away from Hawaii, leaving behind heavily saturated ground…

GENOA, Italy | Firefighters checking source of creaking noises from bridge

GENOA, Italy— Firefighters in the Italian city of Genoa have suspended an operation to allow evacuated…

MILAN | The Latest: Truck driver who survived bridge plunge returns

MILAN — The latest developments following the deadly collapse of a highway bridge in Italy (all…

DENVER | 9 injured in apparent natural gas explosion in Denver

DENVER  — Nine people were injured, one critically, by an apparent natural gas explosion in Denver…