Woman Apologizes For Sparking Massive Fire With Effort To Kill BedbugsSpeaking by phone from a hospital, Sherry Young said she was in a "state of torment."
Bedbugs Behind Blaze That Left 5 Injured, 48 Unit Apartment Building Destroyed?Detroit Arson Chief Charles Simms says the woman sprayed her mattress and other items with rubbing alcohol and had the stove on ...
Elderly Man Unable To Escape House Fire On Detroit's West Side, Neighbors Bust Through Barred DoorBars on the windows and doors meant neighbors had to try to bust them down.
Detroit Family Loses 2nd Son To Injuries Sustained In Deadly House FireAuthorities say a 17-year-old boy has died following a house fire on Detroit's east side that killed his 12-year-old brother.
International Tug-Of-War Centers Around Bragging Rights, Possible Rope BurnDixon says that two dozen firefighters will pull a thousand foot six-inch wide cable out of the Detroit River.
Explosion Destroys Popular Coney Island RestaurantThe restaurant was closed on Sunday and no one was hurt in the explosion.
Fire Spreads In Southwest Detroit, One House A Total LossThis is happening across from St. Stephen Lutheran Church.
Fire Rips Through Detroit House, Collapses It As Firefighters Battle BlazeWWJ's Ron Dewey was there, describing the scene like this: "What used to be a house is a pile of cinder block and rubble."
Father Of 2 Children Killed In House Fire Arrested On Unrelated ChargesDetroit police tell WWJ that the arrest is not in connection with the fire, but for past warrants, including a home invasion.
Early Morning Fire At Detroit Strip MallA fire at a Detroit strip mall has cost dozens of people their jobs.
6 Injured In Apartment Fire In Detroit Detroit fire and police are on the scene of the blaze at the Parkstone apartments on Van Dyke near Jefferson.
Angels' Night Volunteer Campaign BeginsExecutive Fire Commissioner Donald Austin noted a 55% drop in arson fires in 2011 versus the same three-day period a year earlier, in 2010.