Cardi B will pay funeral costs for New York fire victims

Cardi B has vowed to cover the funeral costs for the many victims in the tragic apartment fire in the Bronx borough of New York on Jan 9. 2021. Seventeen people perished, including nine children, when a space heater ignited an inferno that quickly swept through the building. Fire officials determined that most of the […]

Fat Joe launches relief fund for victims of New York fire

Fat Joe has started a relief fund for those affected by the deadly fire in Bronx, New York, which left at least 17 dead. Joe is working with New York City Mayor Eric Adams to move forward with the fundraiser. He has received contributions from Jay-Z and DJ Khaled and is looking for other celebrities in […]

Why investigators believe the Beyoncé mansion fire was arson

The mansion reportedly owned by pop goddess Beyoncé and her husband Jay-Z may have burned down as a result of arson. According to NBC News, the U.S. Department of Justice has entered the investigation after a fire mysteriously started and engulfed a great portion of the royal pop music couple’s New Orleans house on Wednesday, […]

Teen sought for setting fire to woman’s hair on San Francisco bus (video)

Shocking surveillance video footage shows a male teenager setting fire to a woman’s hair as she sits on a San Francisco bus. The teen, dressed in all red, slides behind the woman, who was facing forward, seemingly with no idea what about to happen. The footage, released June 2 by San Francisco police, shows the […]

Firefighters called to Denzel Washington’s home (video)

Firefighters were called to Denzel Washington‘s home on Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2020. The emergency services visited the property in response to reports of smoke coming out of the second floor of the multilevel abode in Beverly Hills, and though there were no flames visible, crews were said to be searching the property for a possible […]

Arsonist says he found Christ, still gets 25 years for burning 3 Black churches

A White arsonist who claims he was trying to gain notoriety as a “black metal” musician, was sentenced to 300 months in prison on Monday, Nov. 2 for setting fire to three historically Black churches in Louisiana in 2019, according to NBC News. Holden Matthews, age 23, was also ordered to pay restitution in the […]

Woman jailed for allegedly setting ex-boyfriend’s car on fire

A woman in Madison, Wisconsin, is facing jail time after using fire to get back at an old flame. Armed with a baseball bat and gasoline, Kelly S. Hayes allegedly burned her ex-boyfriend’s car on Wednesday, July 22, 2020, according to WMTV.  Police say that Hayes, 34, entered a neighborhood with the purpose of destroying […]

GoFundMe page set up for mother and 4 children killed in Harlem fire

The sister of a woman who perished in an early morning fire that destroyed sections of a Harlem NYCHA apartment building on May 8 has launched a GoFundMe campaign. Kendra Pollidore-Mulzac launched the campaign late yesterday evening to help cover the funeral expenses for her sister, Andrea Pollidore, and her four small children who died […]

Pets left behind suffer as California fires destroy homes

The California wildfires so far have killed an estimated 42 people and burned more than 91,000 acres destroying entire communities. National news coverage has shown the impact on human beings, but now images of animals they left behind are emerging. As many evacuees had little time to flee the fires, some were unable to locate their pets […]

Louisiana woman stabbed after snatching wig and setting it on fire  

A woman was arrested in East Baton Rouge, Louisiana, after a fight that involved her snatching a wig off of a woman and the chaos that followed. According to police, Sherita L. Griffin, 34, and an unidentified woman got into a verbal altercation that quickly spiraled into violence on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, at 8:30 […]

Tainted love: Man douses girlfriend with gasoline, sets her on fire

Roosevelt Kitchen (Photo source: Alachua County Jail) Love is an interesting topic and a wonderful feeling but in the case of Roosevelt Kitchen, love is a heated subject. Roosevelt Kitchen, 55 and resident of Florida, is accused of pouring gasoline on his girlfriend of four years while she lay in a neighbor’s bathtub. By the […]

Massive Bronx apartment fire claims 12 victims including children

A tragedy has unfolded before the new year as a massive apartment fire in the Bronx has claimed the lives of 12 people. Fire department officials say the blaze started on the first floor of a 5-story building located on Prospect Avenue in the Belmont neighborhood near the Bronx Zoo. Among the dead are 4 […]

Atlanta: 2nd major underpass fire shuts down rail transportation

A little more than two weeks after a fire took out a span of I-85  in Atlanta, another major fire has disrupted travel in the city. This time the fire was located under a railway bridge near an industrial area of the trendy Buckhead section of the city. The fire was reported early this morning […]

Illegal skateboard park was built at the site of Atlanta I-85 collapse

Stay woke! That is the trending theme when it comes to the truth behind the fiery collapse of a portion of I-85 in Atlanta. All eyes conveniently turned to Basil Eleby, a homeless man accused of smoking crack and starting the fire. His arrest came after police statements of two White crack addicts who were […]

Atlanta mayoral candidate claps back at officials for collapse of I-85 bridge

In a letter to the media, sitting Fulton County (Georgia) Commission chairman Dr. John H. Eaves, who is running for the office of Mayor of Atlanta 2017, points out his perspective why the Thursday, March 30, 2017 Interstate fire and subsequent collapse of the Interstate 85 North bridge at Piedmont Road in Atlanta is a […]

Major fire collapses bridge and shuts down Atlanta traffic

The city of Atlanta is infamous for its grueling rush hour commutes and now it is facing a nightmare that will take months to resolve. A major bridge overpass on the I-85 connector collapsed yesterday due to a fire and traffic to the downtown Atlanta area is being diverted to side streets and alternative roads […]

Illinois father shot in burned home, ex-wife drives SUV into lake with infant

Justin Campbell, 37, died from a gunshot wound to the head in his home in Glen Carbon, Illinois on Thursday, March 16. Madison County coroner Stephen Nonn reports Campbell died from a gunshot wound to the head. Cristy Campbell, 32, was pronounced dead at Silver Lake in Highland, Illinois, Thursday afternoon. Her body was recovered from the […]

Woman mad at ex-boyfriend sets fire and kills his 3 young grandsons

Early Saturday morning, around 4:30 a.m. Marian Evette Williams, 49, was out to get revenge on her former boyfriend. She had broken into his house a week ago and was jailed over the event and had gotten out the day before. At the time, she threatened to burn her ex-boyfriend’s house down and earlier this […]

Former Miami Dolphins linebacker Quentin Moses dies in house fire

A tragic house fire claimed the life of former NFL star Quentin Moses over the weekend. The fire occurred in the city of Monroe, Georgia early Sunday morning and the home was fully engulfed by the time emergency services arrived. A neighbor identified as Melanie Anderson stated to media that around 6 a.m. she noticed […]

6 children killed in Baltimore house fire

A tragic house fire in Baltimore has claimed the lives of six young children whose mother worked for Congressman Elijah Cummings, D-Maryland. According to fire officials the blaze broke out around 12:30 a.m. on Thursday while the mother Katie Malone — a veteran staffer with Maryland U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings was at home with her nine children. […]