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Fire Happening Right Now on Western Avenue in Augusta

I smelled the smoke before I even noticed anything.

There is a fire happening now (5:00am) at Marketing Unlimited at 84 Western Avenue in Augusta. Emergency crews are on hand.

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Quebec Village Evacuated + Maine Crews on Scene: One Death Reported [UPDATE]


According to the AP, one person has died after the train carrying crude oil derailed.

Fire crews from Maine are helping at a disaster in Quebec. Following a train derailment, 80 tankers of gasoline caught fire forcing the village of Lac-Megantic, in the province of Quebec, to be evacuated.

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Decorative Diamond Fire Glass for Gas Fireplaces or Outdoor Pits

Outdoors or indoors, you can use Diamond Fire Glass to hold heat and burn cleaner, hotter fires. It is mostly used with gas fireplaces and burns more efficiently and hotter than wood. Fire glass doesn’t burn; it retains heat as a result of heating gas. Since it burns hotter than wood, there is no smoke or ash and can be turned on and off quickly since the glass heats up and cools down quickly.

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Two Bingham Fires Saturday Night Under Arson Investigation

The small town of Bingham, Maine is known for being halfway between the equator and the North Pole, saw two fires, two hours apart this past Saturday night. The town garage and Here's The Scoop Ice Cream shop were both heavily damaged by fire.

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Pop-Country Band at Center of Tragic Brazil Club Fire

Officials say pyrotechnics set off by the band Gurizada Fandangueira started a fire that killed 233 people in southern Brazil early Sunday morning (Jan. 27). Many more are being treated for injuries as crews dig through the debris at the Kiss nightclub in Santa Maria.

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Nightclub Fire Kills Hundreds in Brazil

The death toll in a horrific nightclub fire in Brazil as risen to 232, according to news sources. This number is updated from the original count of 245 first reported by local news sources.

A fire started at the Boate Kiss nightclub around 2 AM in the southern city of Santa Maria

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Augusta Apartment Fire Has Left 14 Homeless

Thank goodness nobody was injured, still 14 people are reported homeless after yesterday's apartment building blaze on Sewall Street in Augusta.

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Banana Boat Sunscreen Users Could Burst in to Flames

Banana Boat, the maker of sunscreens is recalling one of their products and warning consumers to be aware. Energizer Holdings, which owns Banana Boat, has recalled newly two dozen products in their UIltaMist spray- on tan line after people caught on fire after using the product. Four people in the United States and one in Canada reported they caught fire after using the product and standing near an open flame.

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Fiery Footage: Man Plunges Into Crater of Volcano

It takes an exceptionally brave man to plunge down into the crater of a volcano. And you have to wonder a little about his sanity if he does so just to grab some cool footage and a better view of a lake filled with swirling molten lava. 

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