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Suspicious Fires In Washington County Rise To 19

State fire officials are investigating five more suspicious fires in Washington County.


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Baltimore Fire Deaths Hit New Low In 2012

Twelve people died in fires in Baltimore in 2012, and city officials say that’s the lowest number of fire fatalities on record.


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3 Fires Investigated In Frederick County

Frederick County fire investigators are looking into three separate fires, including a car that was intentionally set ablaze in a motel parking lot.


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Baltimore Fire Department Conducts Drive To Install Smoke Alarms In City Homes

Fires kill people across the country each year including citizens in Baltimore. On Saturday, the city fire department hit the streets to make homes safer.


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2 Large Fires Break Out In Baltimore County

Baltimore County fire officials are investigating the cause of two large fires, including one that did extensive damage to two apartment buildings in Randallstown.


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3 Charged With Roles In End-Of-Year Fires At WVU

Morgantown police have charged three men with misdemeanor violations for allegedly contributing to weekend street fires marking the end of finals week at West Virginia University.


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Cops: Penn State, Md. Students Also Partied At WVU

The historically hard-partying students of West Virginia University don’t need much provocation to act up, but authorities say they weren’t the only ones causing the St. Patrick’s Day mayhem documented in several online videos.



Dead Trees From Hurricane Irene Could Lead To Wildfires This Spring

If you think winter was mild, spring could threaten to heat the state up with wildfires.


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Jefferson Man Charged In Several Shed Fires

Frederick County authorities say a Jefferson man charged with arson is facing additional charges in connection with several fires in recent months.


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Riots Continue In London For Fourth Day

The violence in London is spreading.


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Arson Suspected In 2 House Fires In Frederick

Authorities say they are investigating the possibility of arson in a pair of Frederick house fires.


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Report: Metro Not Well Equipped For Tunnel Fire

A Metro report says that some water pipes needed in emergencies to put out fires in the system’s tunnels weren’t designed to carry adequate water pressure.