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Crews Battle Fires In McKeesport, South Fayette

Separate house fires are keeping crews busy this afternoon in McKeesport and South Fayette.

02/26/2014

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Connellsville Police Investigate String Of Possible Arsons

A series of fires, two of them considered arsons and one of them considered suspicious, have a neighborhood on edge in Fayette County

02/25/2014

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CPSC Warns Public About Holiday-Related Dangers

The Consumer Product Safety Commission estimates more than 15,000 injuries related to holiday decorating occurred in November and December of last year.

12/10/2013

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Jeannette Honors Firefighters, First Responders

Running into smoke-filled houses and burning buildings is just another day on the job for area firefighters, but the city of Jeannette, Westmoreland County, has had more than its share of risks and dangers lately.

03/13/2013

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2 Recent House Fires Blamed On Laptops

Two fires in the area recently are being attributed to laptops.

02/02/2013

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Suspicious Fires In Glassport Investigated

Fire officials say they are looking into a string of suspicious overnight fires.

KDKA-TV–12/04/2012

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Consumer Reports Investigates: Appliance Fires

Home appliances cause an estimated 150,000 fires a year, resulting in 150 deaths and more than $500 million in property damage. Now a new Consumer Reports investigation has turned up disturbing findings.

02/02/2012

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Morgantown Cracking Down On ‘Victory’ Fires

In Morgantown, they’re cracking down on so-called “victory fires.” Some of them could now be prosecuted as felonies, and the fire starters could even face prison time.

09/02/2011