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‘I’ve seen more fires caused by these pieces of sh*t in my career than just about any other electrical source’: Fire investigator warns against extension cords from Walmart because they lead to fires

'Not me watching this with my phone plugged into one of these right now.'

On Jun 23, 2022 by Rebekah Harding

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‘Do not run unless instructed’: TikToker asserts active shooter drills train people not to react during a crisis, sparking debate

He tagged the post #thisisamerica.

On Oct 9, 2021 by Kahron Spearman

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‘Check your smoke detectors people’: TikToker says fire alarms didn’t go off when his apartment caught on fire

When confronted, the landlord said they worked 'as they were supposed to.'

On Sep 25, 2021 by Alexandra Samuels

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‘Your house is almost on fire!’: Neighbors use Ring camera to alert woman of approaching blaze

The woman said she wouldn't have opened the door if her neighbor hadn't relayed the message through the camera.

On Aug 25, 2021 by Samira Sadeque

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Petition calls for pardon of inmate who fought wildfire and now faces deportation

'I just want to go home and give my mom and dad a hug. All I know is I’m American.'

On Nov 13, 2020 by Samantha Shaps

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Video shows Zamboni on fire at skating rink

The operator ultimately put the fire out himself.

On Oct 15, 2020 by Kahron Spearman

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Gender reveal party explosion sparks memes

'We watched the world burn because we didn't care about nature.'

On Sep 9, 2020 by Onaje McDowelle

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Woman juggling fire for TikTok clout burns down protected forest

The woman and her friend were trying to recreate a Mexican ritual.

On May 29, 2020 by Sierra Juarez

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Instagram scammers exploiting Australia bushfires

Liking a post won't get $1 donated to Australia for you.

On Jan 9, 2020 by Mikael Thalen

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Climate deniers are obsessed with arson as the cause of the Australia fires

With nearly 200 arsonists arrested in Australia some say this disproves climate change. The reality is more complicated.

On Jan 7, 2020 by Siobhan Ball

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Woman sends nudes to people who donate to Australia fires, raises more than $300K

Some heroes wear capes, others are nude.

On Jan 5, 2020 by Nahila Bonfiglio

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People are spreading awareness about the Australia fires on social media

They are also dragging the prime minister for the way he has handled the crisis.

On Jan 2, 2020 by Siobhan Ball

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This huge crowd goes completely bonkers when a Yule log is added to the Christmas fire

This will make you feel good—and make you laugh.

On Dec 25, 2019 by Josh Katzowitz

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You can set Amazon.com on ‘fire’ for the Amazon rainforest fires 

All you need is a Chrome extension.

On Aug 31, 2019 by Mikael Thalen

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G7 countries’ $20 million Amazon fire pledge is being compared to movie costs

'A cartoon about the rainforest got more money than the actual rainforest.'

On Aug 26, 2019 by Tiffanie Drayton