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RADIO.COM Staff
July 16, 2020 - 6:15 pm
The City of Oakland has settled lawsuits filed on behalf of 32 of the 36 people who died in the tragic 2016 Ghost Ship warehouse fire. Read more.
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Ameera Butt
July 12, 2020 - 1:30 pm
There’s been an explosion aboard the USS Bonhomme Richard with at least one injury Sunday, according to the City of San Diego Fire-Rescue Twitter. See the details.
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RADIO.COM Staff
June 27, 2020 - 6:53 am
A little girl from Rye, New York is being praised as a hero after she jumped into action and tried to save a building that caught on fire. The 10-year-old saw the flames and rushed to help before emergency crews could get there.
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KCBS Radio Overnight News
June 06, 2020 - 6:41 am
A big Friday evening fire has heavily damaged the Old San Lorenzo Theater in San Lorenzo. San Lorenzo resident Mary Cirimele told KCBS Radio she witnessed flames reaching the roof and iconic “Lorenzo” sign. Read more.
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Dan Weinbaum
May 26, 2020 - 1:20 pm
Fire experts says hand sanitizer won't explode in your car unless it gets really hot. Like 700° hot. Typically, interiors of cars don't get above 160°.
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Marc LaVoie
September 18, 2019 - 4:51 am
Kansas City, MO - A newly released report from the Kansas City Police Department reveals more information about an evidence storage fire in August of last year. Defense attorney Dan Ross has had concerns for months. He expected KCPD or the prosecutor’s office to have an inventory of affected cases...
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Marc LaVoie
April 16, 2019 - 6:44 am
Among the thousands of stunned people who watched as Notre Dame Cathedral burned on Monday was Mat Orangkhadivi of Kansas City, who had just toured the Gothic church. "It was very sad," Orangkhadivi said. "We were going through, talking about how historic this building was, all of the artifacts...
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Bill Grady
January 14, 2019 - 5:58 am
People who are planning on buying a new house and filling it with brand new furniture may want to consider fire safety and vintage models. Building materials in new homes are sometimes stronger and more environmentally friendly, but they do not stand up as well to fires. Engineered beams, which are...
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Dan Weinbaum
November 20, 2018 - 10:05 am
Cooking is the leading cause of house fires, so it not a surprise to know Thanksgiving Day is one of the busiest of the year for fire departments around the country. One reason for the uptick in fires is the simple fact that more people are using their stoves more than on other days. With people...
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Marc LaVoie
September 24, 2018 - 7:02 am
A Kansas City man is being hailed as a hero for saving his neighbor from an apartment fire. The fire broke out Saturday in a two-story building near 36th and Walnut. "I could hear her in there screaming for help," said James Siebert, the good samaritan. "So I made a couple of attempts to go in --...
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