July 31, 2014; 4:43 AM ET
A wildfire that has already destroyed more than 60 structures is threatening more in the Sierra Nevada foothills near Plymouth, California, according to state fire officials. more >
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Madera Police are investigating a frightening home break-in. A local family had barricaded themselves in a closet. They hid from several burglars that had cut the power to their home, then ransacked it.
A couple enjoying serene waters and lush landscapes as the perfect selfie background were shocked when a burst of lightning struck the trees behind them, erupting in a ball of fire.Read Story >
In an effort to clean New York City's polluted rivers, a group of inventors, architects and researchers are trying to purify the waters with a pool that floats along the East River just next to the Brooklyn Bridge.Read Story >