Michael Blair has one of the dirtiest jobs in Ohio: Cleaning the filthy nets of one of a dozen tributaries to the Cuyahoga River in Cleveland.
Several hundred people evacuated their homes early Thursday in the small western Wisconsin community of Arcadia where heavy rain sent a creek over its banks.
Pittsburgh officers on Thursday stepped in to help a group of veterans catch a baseball game after their bus crashed into an overpass, police said.
A Florida firefighter has been suspended without pay for reselling Walt Disney World tickets given to first responders after the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando.
A blaze burning in foothills west of Yosemite National Park destroyed dozens of structures and forced thousands to flee Gold Rush-era towns but fire crews have been able to stop it...
Firefighters in California saved a small dog from a house fire and resuscitated him in a dramatic rescue caught on video Wednesday.
A man who killed his wife by dousing her with gasoline and setting her on fire during an argument has pleaded guilty to murder.
The body of a 27-year-old man who went missing during the flash flood in Arizona last weekend is believed to have been found, according to authorities.
The Latest on wildfires burning in the west (all times local): 8:15 p.m.
The Florida sinkhole that swallowed two homes isn't getting any deeper, but it's getting wider as its banks fall in because there's no support for the sandy soil as it dries out.