A key Guatemalan official was ordered not to leave the country Saturday as the death toll rose to 39 girls in fire that began when mattresses were set ablaze during a protest by re...
Human rights officials in Guatemala said Thursday that the victims in the major shelter fire may have been locked inside during the blaze.
The fire, according to preliminary investigations, were started by some children to protest against alleged sexual and physical assaults at the center.
At least 22 people were found dead Wednesday at the scene of a fire that broke out in a troubled orphanage in Guatemala.
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New fire safety rules have come to Dubai after a series of skyscraper fires that marred its futuristic skyline, but authorities offered few details Sunday about how they'll force o...
Authorities say 38 people have received hospital treatment after a fire broke out at a popular nightclub in the Romanian capital.
A high-rise building in Tehran engulfed by fire collapsed on Thursday, killing at least 30 firefighters and injuring some 75 people, state media reported.
At least 23 people were killed and 17 others were missing after a ferry caught fire Sunday off the coast of Indonesia's capital, officials said.
A huge fire that spread to about 140 buildings in a small city on Japan's western coast was brought under control Thursday night after authorities called in extra firefighters to f...