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Waco Man Admits Setting 1986 Fire, Killing 2 Boys

A Texas man has admitted to setting a backyard fire in 1986 that killed his two stepsons, ending a yearslong fight over whether faulty fire science had wrongfully put him behind bars.

10/21/2014

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Fire At Chicago Air Control Facility Causes Nationwide Airline Cancellations

A fire at an air traffic control facility in suburban Chicago has caused more than 500 flights to be canceled at the city’s airports today – and more cancellations are expected.

09/26/2014

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Oncor Settles With Cancer Patient Before His Death

More than four months after a Oncor utility crew accidentally burned down his home in Burleson, Pete Cason lost his battle with cancer Monday.

09/22/2014

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Hero’s Homecoming For Injured Dallas Firefighter

It’s been a slow and painful recovery for Dallas firefighter Jeff Patterson, who was injured in May.

09/19/2014

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Early Morning Truck Fire Shuts Down I-45 Near Fairfield

Part of I-45 was closed early Tuesday morning after a truck hauling a trailer caught on fire.

09/09/2014

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Woman Accused Of Setting Fire With Burned Bacon

A Utah woman accused of using a pound of bacon to start a fire in her ex-boyfriend’s house will stand trial on arson charges.

08/28/2014

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Highway Construction Posing Problems For Firefighters

A big rig fire in North Fort Worth shut down the highway Thursday morning and construction made it difficult for firefighters to access water to put it out.

08/28/2014

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Fort Worth Highway Re-Opens After Big Rig Fire

An 18-wheeler carrying bottled wine caught on fire early Thursday morning, shutting down the northbound lanes of Interstate-35W near Basswood Drive in north Fort Worth.

08/28/2014

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Gas Leak May Have Caused House Explosion That Injured 6

An explosion blamed on a gas leak destroyed a Dallas family’s home and injured a woman and her five children. The blast happened after the children’s father had gone to work.

08/26/2014

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Mother, Five Children Hospitalized In Oak Cliff Explosion

Several ambulances and fire crews responded to a house fire which sent six people to the hospital in Oak Cliff early Tuesday morning.

08/26/2014

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Fort Worth Home Heavily Damaged In Overnight Fire

Investigators are working to determine what sparked a house fire in southwest Fort Worth early Tuesday morning.

08/26/2014

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Man Allegedly Burglarizes Home Where Child Died In Fire

Police have arrested a 76-year-old man for allegedly burglarizing a Fort Worth home destroyed by fire just days earlier. The family’s 9-year-old son was killed in the fire.

08/20/2014

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