Tenn. center that hosted 1996 Olympics events burns down
Apr. 26, 2022 10:39 AM EDT
COPPERHILL, Tenn. (AP) — A fire early Tuesday destroyed Tennessee's Ocoee Whitewater Center, which served as the host site for paddling events during the 1996...
US men's hockey team gets noise complaint after Olympic loss
By Stephen Whyno Feb. 19, 2022 05:53 AM EST
Resurgent wildfires in Greece burn homes, threaten monuments
By Derek Gatopoulos And Elena Becatoros Aug. 05, 2021 05:11 AM EDT
Drought woes in dry US West raise July 4 fireworks fears
By Lindsay Whitehurst Jun. 27, 2021 11:20 AM EDT
Oregon Legislature adjourns 2021 session marked by COVID
By Sara Cline Jun. 26, 2021 09:17 PM EDT
Pacific Northwest braces for record-breaking heat wave
By Nicholas K. Geranios Jun. 24, 2021 03:04 PM EDT
Report: California governor overstated fire prevention work
Jun. 23, 2021 07:48 PM EDT
Editorial Roundup: U.S.
By The Associated Press Jun. 23, 2021 11:53 AM EDT
Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: June 22 The Kansas City Star on hubris and COVID...
Editorial Roundup: Illinois
By The Associated Press Jun. 22, 2021 07:00 AM EDT
Chicago Tribune. June 15, 2021. Editorial: Pass it: A gun safety bill even gun-rights groups support More than two...
Idaho officials brace for tough wildfire season amid drought
By Keith Ridler Jun. 16, 2021 02:34 PM EDT
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho officials are bracing for what could be a challenging wildfire season. A meteorologist on Tuesday told Republican...
Police: Gunman dead after killing 2 at fire hydrant factory
By Jay Reeves Jun. 15, 2021 01:19 PM EDT
Alert warns of poor air quality due to smoke from wildfires
Jun. 09, 2021 10:22 AM EDT
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Residents of western and central New Mexico are being warned that air quality is being diminished by large amounts of smoke from...
Automotive chip maker says it's nearly recovered from blaze
Jun. 01, 2021 11:45 AM EDT
Fire in Brazilian hospital's COVID-19 ward kills 4 patients
By David Biller May. 28, 2021 12:19 PM EDT
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A fire broke out Friday in the COVID-19 ward of a hospital in the northeastern Brazil city Aracaju, killing several patients, according...
The Latest: China reports 16 new confirmed coronavirus cases
By The Associated Press May. 28, 2021 05:49 AM EDT
As drought intensifies, California seeing more wildfires
By Don Thompson May. 24, 2021 07:29 PM EDT
US wildland firefighting force urged to get vaccinated
By Keith Ridler May. 18, 2021 06:09 PM EDT
Newsom's green budget has something for everyone — even bees
By Brian Melley May. 14, 2021 08:23 PM EDT
Fire officials aim to douse blazes fast, avoid megafires
By Matthew Brown May. 13, 2021 12:03 PM EDT
Official says fire at ICU in Egypt hospital kills 2 patients
May. 12, 2021 05:12 AM EDT
CAIRO (AP) — A fire broke out in an intensive care unit of an Egyptian hospital Wednesday, leaving at least two patients dead, an official said. ...