The National Park Service has said the fire was likely human caused, but that remains under investigation.
Officials say a fire at a downtown Baltimore courthouse forced evacuation of the building. No one was hurt.
A working smoke detector alerted the family of six about the fire involving a charcoal grill on a deck.
Jack Evans wants a dedicated funding source for Metro to help balance the budget and fund capital investments.
One Arizona couple is thankful that no one was injured after a nearby fire almost shut down their wedding reception.
One person was injured in an early morning fire that burned so intensely it melted the siding on a neighbor’s house in Silver Spring Saturday.
Firefighters trying to contain a forest fire in the Shenandoah National Park got some help from a light but steady rain.
The death of Steve Skalabrin’s has been ruled a homicide. The body of the 63-year-old was found after Gaithersburg townhouse fire in March.
Two people have been taken to the hospital after a fire at an apartment building in Pikesville.
“In this case, it turned out everything went perfect and maybe in the end we may have saved a couple lives this morning,” a spokesman for D.C. fire says.
The Red Cross is helping the residents displaced from the 12 apartments. One person was hospitalized for minor burns.
A part-time position that gave area fire departments a seat in Metro’s control center will continue through September.
D.C. fire crews responded to reports of flames in the Internal Revenue Service building Monday afternoon.
Nine adults and four children are displaced after a fire broke out at a house in Laurel early Sunday morning.
There were no reports of injuries.