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What it’s like to visit Burning Man, one of the wildest, most surreal events in the world

For nine days, Black Rock City, Nevada, is overtaken by 70,000 people to become Burning Man, one of the wildest art events in the world. Here's a look inside.
The fire destroyed nearly all the relics inside the museum.

Furious Brazilians are blaming neglect and budget cuts for the fire that destroyed the 200-year-old National Museum

Firefighters said the building didn't even have a working sprinkler system.
Howe Ridge Fire, August 12, 2018

Glacier National Park is burning amid a record heatwave, sparking evacuations

A wildfire broke out in Glacier National Park on Saturday, forcing evacuations from the park. The park also saw record high temperatures on Saturday.

Deadly forest fires are burning across Greece, and these photos show how 9 other European countries are battling fires amid a punishing heatwave

Europe is experiencing one of the worst heat waves on record, which have triggered heatwave warnings and caused vicious forest fires. In Greece, 77 people were killed Tuesday in a forest fire that ripped through a popular tourist area.
The Ferguson Fire has forced California authorities to close parts of Yosemite National Park.

Wildfires are tearing through Yosemite National Park and the photos look like a post-apocalyptic nightmare

The Ferguson Fire has forced California authorities to close parts of Yosemite National Park. More than 3,000 firefighters are struggling to control the blaze, which has spread to 38,000 acres and has ravaged the Yosemite area for nearly two weeks.

A wildfire created a rare phenomenon known as a ‘firenado’ along the Colorado River

A brush fire turned into a “firenado” on the Colorado River on Saturday as shocked bystanders filmed the horrifying blaze. An Arizona couple was driving near the state border to Blythe, California, on Saturday when they came across the flames.
Mary McCormack filmed her husband's Tesla Model S on fire.

Actor Mary McCormack shared a video of her husband’s Tesla catching fire in LA

In a tweet directed at Tesla, actress Mary McCormack shared a video of her husband's Model S ablaze in Los Angeles. "No accident, out of the blue, in traffic on Santa Monica Blvd. Thank you to the kind couple who flagged him down and told him to pull over," she wrote.
You never know when disaster might strike.

People in these 16 states are woefully unprepared for the next natural disaster

Fires, hurricanes, floods, tornados, and other natural disasters are becoming increasingly common in the US. But only three in ten American families have an emergency preparedness kit, while 42% of Americans say they're not at all prepared for disaster.
A five alarm fire rips through a row of stores in the Bronx.

Massive 5 alarm fire rips through row of stores in the Bronx

The area around the blaze on 316 E 194th street has been largely blocked off as 44 units and 198 firefighters respond, though that number is subject to change.
A fire burns on the 50th floor of Trump Tower in New York City on April 7, 2017.

The Trump Tower floor where a man was killed in a blaze didn’t have sprinklers — a requirement Trump once fought

Four firefighters were also injured in the four-alarm blaze at Trump Tower on Saturday. It was the second at President Donald Trump's building this year.