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1980 Park Slope fire 1980 Park Slope Fire Suspects Cleared After Wrong Conviction

The 1980 Park Slope fire case took a turn this week after three men wrongly convicted can rest in peace. A judge cleared three men in the Park Slope arson case, including Raymond Mora, who died of a heart attack […]

Fire Destroy’s Lebeau Plantation Historic House

A fire chief says the LeBeau Plantation house was destroyed in what he called “suspicious circumstances” early Friday morning in St. Bernard Parish. The Old Arabi landmark was built in the 1850s and was one of the largest south of […]

Paula Deen Under Fire: Deen Used N-Word Towards Staff

Paula Deen sure knows how to ruffle feathers, and it seems she continues to be under fire for admitting use of the n-word towards her staff in the admission that took place in court depositions. Deen is currently fighting a […]

Elderly Limo Fire Becomes Manufacture Defect In Walnut Creek

Ten elderly women, mostly in their 90s, in Walnut Creek, Calif., barely escaped death after their limo caught fire after a night of drinking at a birthday party. Witnesses say that as their rented 2008 Lincoln town car sat idle […]

5 Alarm Fire In Houston Hotel Claims Four Lives, Injuries

A 5-alarm fire broke out in a Houston hotel claiming the lives of four people while six others were injured, one critically, and are still being hospitalized. The local medical examiner’s office says three victims died at the scene, while […]

Fired For Fleeing Fire Due To Smoke Inhalation

Workers get fired at a California strawberry field for fleeing a fire that was filling the air with heavy smoke and it became difficult to breathe, even though the foreman warned them about leaving the field. “The ashes were falling […]

Pioneer Hotel Fire Case Frees Innocent Man After 42 Years

A fire at the Pioneer International Hotel that killed 29 people in 1970 has kept Louis Cuen Taylor behind bars after being convicted 40 years ago on a crime he didn’t commit. Taylor walked out of prison hours after agreeing […]