{FD} Georgia blaze involving 20 homes was started by woman who lost hers in divorce, fire officials say

A woman living alone in a home awarded to her husband in a divorce started a fire in the living room that quickly spread to 19 other houses, causing more than $1 million in damage, according to reports Tuesday.

{FD} The Latest: Gains made against rural California wildfire

The Latest on a wildfire burning in central California (all times local): 1:55 p.m. Officials say they've made some gains against a wind-driven wildfire in rural central California that's threatening hundreds of buildings.

{FD} The Latest: Cops: Man killed wife, dismembered, burned body

The Latest on the discovery of human remains found after a fire in Los Angeles (all times local): 5:20 p.m. Police say a homeless California man killed his wife, dismembered her body and carried it aboard a train in a suitcase before lighting her remains on fire in a parking lot.

{FD} The Latest: Police didn’t fire quickly at shooting suspect

The Latest on a standoff that ended with a suspect dead and two officers wounded (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Maryland State Police say a standoff that ended this morning with a suspect dead and two troopers wounded began with a domestic violence call just before midnight.

{FD} Dramatic video shows Georgia firefighter catching child dropped from burning building

A Georgia firefighter is being hailed as a hero after dramatic video earlier this month captured him catching a child being thrown from a burning apartment.

{FD} Montecito residents who dodged fire struggle following storm

Just weeks after returning to homes threatened by one of the worst wildfires in California history, hundreds of residents of Montecito, an upscale enclave of the wealthy and famous, found themselves in another life-or-death situation.