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A helicopter drops water on a forest fire in Shasta County in California

Crews Fight to Outflank Raging Northern California Wildfire

By Steve Gorman LOS ANGELES (Reuters)  Firefighters battled on Saturday to outflank a wildfire that has forced the closure of an interstate highway in Northern California...
Firefighters try to extinguish a fire at the National Museum of Brazil in Rio de Janeiro

Skull of Ancient Human Possibly Found in Burned Brazilian Museum

By Gabriel Stargardter RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters)  Firefighters combing through the charred remains of Brazil's National Museum have found a skull that may belong to its...
People protest in front of the National Museum of Brazil in Rio de Janeiro

Tensions Flare after Fire Destroys Brazil Museum in ‘Tragedy Foretold’

By Gabriel Stargardter RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) Anger smouldered in Brazil on Monday after a fire destroyed the National Museum, a cherished historical repository that...
A fire burns at the National Museum of Brazil in Rio de Janeiro

Massive Fire Tears Through Rio’s 200-Year old National Museum

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters)  A massive fire raced through Brazil's 200-year-old National Museum in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday, probably destroying its collection of more...
Fire at an Ingolstadt refinery

Fire at Germany’s Vohburg Refinery under Control, Investigation Underway

FRANKFURT (Reuters) Firefighters have controlled a fire that injured 10 people at Germany's Vohburg refinery in Bavaria state, after it erupted following a blast...
Fire on the Eleftherios Venizelos ferry

Greek Passenger Ferry Docks at Piraeus after Fire; No Injuries Reported

ATHENS (Reuters)  A passenger ferry with 1,016 people onboard returned safely to the port of Piraeus in the early hours on Wednesday after it reported...