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Authorities Investigate 8 Recent Vacant Home Fires

Investigators in Central Texas are trying to determine whether recent suspicious fires at eight vacant homes are related.

03/31/2015

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Woman Arrested After Breaking Into Yoga Studio, Setting Fire

A 41-year-old woman is suspected of breaking into a Dallas yoga studio and setting it on fire.

03/23/2015

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Toddler Found Alone In Smoke-Filled Apartment

A North Texas toddler found alone in a smoke-filled apartment during a fire call has been rescued and his father was later arrested.

03/10/2015

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Five Dead In Apartment Building Fire Near San Antonio

Five people died Sunday after a fire broke out at a senior-living apartment building in the San Antonio suburb of Castle Hills, authorities said.

12/28/2014

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Family Of Three Who Died In Fire Hoarders, Prevented Escape

An investigator says a woman and her two adult children who died in a Houston-area fire were hoarders and the clutter prevented their escape.

11/25/2014

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Houston Fire Dept. Fights Blaze At Recycling Plant

Firefighters are using fire boats, bulldozers and other equipment to battle a blaze at a recycling plant near the Houston Ship Channel.

11/01/2014

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Babysitter Set Man’s House On Fire While Watching Twin Boys

Austin authorities say a 57-year-old babysitter intentionally set a man’s house on fire while watching his twin 5-year-old boys.

08/22/2014

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Parents Urged To Warn Teens Against Taking Dangerous ‘Fire Challenge’

The “game” involves teenagers recording themselves as they pour lighter fluid all over their body before lighting the flame.

08/06/2014

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Woman Accused Of Starting Fire That Killed Her Brother

San Antonio police say a woman has been accused of starting her family’s house on fire in an alleged insurance scam that left her brother dead and their father hurt.

05/21/2014

Construction worker Curtis Reissig suffered minor burns after his dramatic rescue. (credit: KKHH-FM / New HOT 95.7)

Construction Worker Describes His Narrow Escape From Burning Building

56-year-old Curtis Reissig says he swung down to a lower balcony because he knew is life was in danger.

03/26/2014

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