Commercial fires

FILE - In this Dec. 7, 2016 file photo, Oakland fire officials walk past the remains of the Ghost Ship warehouse damaged from a deadly fire in Oakland, Calif. A lawyer says a plea deal is near for the central figure charged in connection with the Northern California warehouse fire that killed three dozen partygoers attending an unlicensed concert. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)
June 29, 2018 - 11:02 pm
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Lawyers said Friday that a tentative plea deal has been reached for two defendants in connection with a Northern California warehouse fire that killed three dozen partygoers at an unlicensed concert in 2016. Attorneys for Derick Almena and Max Harris expect the two men to...
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FILE - In this Dec. 7, 2016 file photo, Oakland fire officials walk past the remains of the Ghost Ship warehouse damaged from a deadly fire in Oakland, Calif. A lawyer says a plea deal is near for the central figure charged in connection with the Northern California warehouse fire that killed three dozen partygoers attending an unlicensed concert. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)
June 29, 2018 - 7:57 pm
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Lawyers negotiated for more than two hours in an Oakland courtroom Friday but were unable to reach a plea agreement for the two defendants accused in connection with a Northern California warehouse fire that killed three dozen partygoers at an unlicensed concert in 2016...
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In this photo provided by the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, the Pawnee Fire wildfire burns northeast of Clearlake Oaks, Calif., early Sunday, June 24, 2018. The fire burned actively throughout the night in the Spring Valley area, northeast of Clearlake Oaks in Lake County. The Pawnee Fire, which broke out Saturday, was one of four wildfires burning in largely rural areas as wind and heat gripped a swath of California from San Jose to the Oregon border. (Jonathan Cox/California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection via AP)
June 24, 2018 - 7:00 pm
CLEARLAKE OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Wind-driven wildfires destroyed buildings and threatened hundreds of others Sunday as they raced across dry brush in rural Northern California. The Pawnee Fire that broke out Saturday near the community of Clearlake Oaks has destroyed 12 buildings and threatened an...
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Smoke rises from a building in Knightsbridge, central London, as London Fire Brigade responded to a call of a fire in this upmarket location, Wednesday June 6, 2018. (John Stillwell/PA via AP)
June 06, 2018 - 12:27 pm
LONDON (AP) — More than 100 firefighters were sent to tackle a blaze at a luxury hotel in London that produced thick black smoke visible for miles around Wednesday. London Fire Brigade said it was called just before 4 p.m. (1500 GMT) to the 12-story Mandarin Oriental Hotel. Less than an hour later...
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Azerbaijani firefighters work at the scene of the Trump-branded building in Baku, Azerbaijan, Saturday, April 28, 2018. A building in Azerbaijan which was once intended to be a Trump-branded hotel has caught fire. (AP Photo/Aida Sultanova)
April 28, 2018 - 3:45 pm
BAKU, Azerbaijan (AP) — Two fires broke out Saturday at a vacant high-rise building in Azerbaijan's capital that was intended to be a Trump-branded hotel in the former Soviet republic before Donald Trump was elected as U.S. president. The first blaze burned the 33-story building in Baku for three...
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Azerbaijani firefighters work at the scene of the Trump-branded building in Baku, Azerbaijan, Saturday, April 28, 2018. A building in Azerbaijan which was once intended to be a Trump-branded hotel has caught fire. (AP Photo/Aida Sultanova)
April 28, 2018 - 12:30 pm
BAKU, Azerbaijan (AP) — A high-rise building in Azerbaijan's capital that once was intended to be a Trump-branded hotel caught fire Saturday, but the flames were put out and no injuries were reported. The 33-story building had few visible signs of damage to its exterior once firefighters who...
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Azerbaijani firefighters work at the scene of the Trump-branded building in Baku, Azerbaijan, Saturday, April 28, 2018. A building in Azerbaijan which was once intended to be a Trump-branded hotel has caught fire. (AP Photo/Aida Sultanova)
April 28, 2018 - 10:12 am
BAKU, Azerbaijan (AP) — A building in Azerbaijan that once was intended to be a Trump-branded hotel has caught fire. Azerbaijani firefighters were on the scene of the fire at the 33-story building in the Azerbaijani capital of Baku on Saturday afternoon. There were no reports of injuries. The Trump...
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April 18, 2018 - 2:01 pm
The manufacturer of bump stock devices like the ones used in the Las Vegas mass shooting last fall is shutting down its business. A message posted on the website of Texas-based Slide Fire says the company will stop taking orders at midnight on May 20. A bump stock fits over the stock and grip of a...
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April 12, 2018 - 9:14 am
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Latest on a Taliban attack in Afghanistan (all times local): 5:40 p.m. A district governor in Afghanistan's Parwan province says a sticky bomb has destroyed an oil tanker outside the Bagram military base north of the Afghan capital Kabul. U.S. forces are stationed at...
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People hold the candles to commemorate the victims of Sunday's fire in a shopping mall in the Siberian city of Kemerovo, in the center of Moscow, on Tuesday, March 27, 2018. Several Russian cities including Moscow are holding rallies to commemorate the dead. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)
March 28, 2018 - 7:52 am
MOSCOW (AP) — Flags flew at half-staff across Russia on Wednesday as the country mourned 64 victims — many of them children — of a shopping mall fire in Siberia. The blaze engulfed the four-story mall in the eastern city of Kemerovo on Sunday while it was packed with parents and children on the...
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