Fire breaks out in Eshkol-region communtiy

Incendiary balloon causes fire in community near Gaza. Eshkol council head: 'Containment policy brings balloon terror to our doors.'Ido Ben Porat, 6/25/2019, 8:17 PM

Digging through the charred wreckage of the Carlebach moshav

'We are a people who will come out of the fire stronger than we went into it,' says moshav resident Zelda Burkey. 'We're gonna rebuild.'Sam Sokol, JTA, 6/23/2019, 9:02 AM

Was Brooklyn fire an arson attack on local rabbi?

13 injured, 1 critically, as fire destroys three buildings in predominantly Jewish neighborhood in Brooklyn, with signs of possible arson.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/14/2019, 3:15 PM

Firefighters battling blaze in Jerusalem residential building

Residents forced to flee through building windows as firefighters search for others trapped in building on fire in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2019, 7:54 PM

'We have no homes, no community, no work'

Residents of burnt-down 'Carlebach moshav' appeal to Knesset for aid in rebuilding their lives. 'We are living like impoverished refugees.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2019, 6:20 PM

4-year-old girl dies in car fire

Parked car goes up in flames in village of Jib north of Jerusalem, killing little girl inside.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/4/2019, 7:45 PM

Israeli boy died in blaze 'because someone played with fire'

Investigators say blaze in northern Israel which killed three-year-old boy was sparked because of careless use of fire.Orly Harari, 5/29/2019, 10:45 AM

Shas minister: Israel doesn't need new elections

Interior Minister Deri tours Mevo Modi'im, visiting burned homes, promises special staff will work to aid residents.Hezki Baruch, 5/27/2019, 3:01 PM

Massive blaze in Jerusalem school

Fire breaks out in girls' school in Jerusalem, apparently as a result of faulty air conditioner unit.Eliran Baruch, 5/27/2019, 12:41 PM

Suspicion: Fire at Mevo Modi'im caused by arson

Firefighters opened investigation of fire that destroyed dozens of homes in village, now revealing suspicion that fire caused by arson.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/26/2019, 1:06 PM

Watch: Rabbi Carlebach's home destroyed - but the books survived

Arutz Sheva joins residents of Mevo Modim as they visit home of Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach and discover that many books survived the firestorm.Yoni Kempinski, 5/26/2019, 12:50 PM

Watch: Moshav Mevo Modi'im after the fire

Residents of fire-devastated village founded by Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach allowed to enter premises after firefighting efforts completed.Yoni Kempinski, 5/26/2019, 12:02 PM

Watch: Firefighters extinguish asbestos fire at Kibbutz Harel

After firestorm burns down several homes in Beit Shemes-area kibbutz, Hazmat crews called in to extinguish asbestos fire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/26/2019, 9:32 AM

Three-year-old dead in Tzfat fire

Eighteen injured, one dead, after fire breaks out in residential building.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2019, 9:28 PM

16 homes destroyed, thousands evacuated as firestorms rage on

'Massive damage' as fires continue to burn uncontrolled in central Israel, destroying homes and forcing mass evacuations.David Rosenberg, 5/23/2019, 9:42 PM

Towns across central Israel evacuated as fires spread

Kibbutz Harel, four miles north of Beit Shemesh, evacuated as blazes burn out of control. Mevo Modim, Gimzo, and Kfar Daniel also evacuated.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/23/2019, 4:46 PM

6 injured as fire breaks out near Beit Haggai

Houses evacuated, electricity stopped in Judea town. Firefighters also battling fires at a number of points around J'lem, Beit Shemesh.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/23/2019, 2:48 PM

Boston Chabad: Don't be scared of the dark - light a candle

Rabbi whose Chabad center lit on fire twice in past week: 'Our approach is to have open doors. We don't run away from this stuff.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/19/2019, 8:40 AM

Police now probing 3 fires at 2 Boston-area Chabad houses

'Somebody out there wants to hurt us. Just because we exist,' Needham fire victim says.Penny Schwartz, JTA, 5/18/2019, 8:38 PM

Was the Chabad house fire a hate crime?

Fire at Chabad center in suburban Boston investigated as possible hate crime, police ask public to help identify person caught on camera.Penny Schwartz, JTA, 5/17/2019, 8:20 AM

Brooklyn: Man burns to death in car

Boro Park residents identify victim of early morning car fire as member of Hasidic community as police investigate possible causes.Gary Willig, 5/13/2019, 6:05 PM

Six people - including 4 kids - killed in NYC blaze

Apartment fire kills six, including four children, in Harlem, in Manhattan.David Rosenberg, 5/8/2019, 11:09 AM

European rabbis express solidarity following Notre-Dame fire

President of Conference of European Rabbis expresses solidarity with French people, Catholic community following devastating cathedral fire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2019, 5:38 PM

Fire breaks out on Temple Mount during Notre-Dame blaze

Small fire reported on Jerusalem's Temple Mount Monday. Authorities say blaze has been extinguished.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2019, 12:55 PM

Notre Dame Cathedral fire extinguished

Notre Dame Cathedral's spire collapses in fire, but firefighters salvage building's main towers.Elad Benari, 4/16/2019, 6:25 AM

13 injured in Haifa apartment fire

1 seriously injured, 3 in moderate condition after fire breaks out in Haifa apartment building.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/15/2019, 10:28 AM

Nine injured in apartment fire

Firefighters rescue six people trapped in burning Beit Shemesh apartment building.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2019, 10:09 PM

Maaleh Adumim fire injures 7

Man and boy jump out of second-floor window to escape fire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2019, 6:49 PM

3 Iranian scientists killed in space center fire

Iranian government says three scientists killed after fire breaks out in space center.David Rosenberg, 2/3/2019, 5:58 PM

Two children killed in fire in Kafr Qasim

Two children aged four and six killed in fire in Israeli Arab city east of Tel Aviv.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/25/2019, 6:12 AM

Two seriously injured in fire in Ofakim

Fire breaks out in apartment in Ofakim, west of Be'er Sheva. Paramedics treat two victims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/14/2019, 4:13 AM

Elderly woman killed in Jerusalem fire

80-year-old woman killed fire in apartment in the Old City of Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/23/2018, 6:50 AM

Baltimore yeshiva fire

Fire in Lev Shlomo yeshiva building in Baltimore;  Community representatives believe fire started by 'mentally unstable' community member.Mordechai Sones, 12/13/2018, 4:11 PM

Two children seriously injured in fire in Beit Shemesh

Fire breaks out in residential building in Beit Shemesh. 19 injured, including two children in serious condition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/15/2018, 7:34 AM

Toaster causes fire in Jerusalem yeshiva

13 injured after fire breaks out in Jerusalem yeshiva. Fire apparently caused by toaster oven used on mattress.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2018, 2:12 PM

Fund set up for Beitar Illit family devastated by fire

Kupat Ha'ir raises funds for family which lost 2 children, all belongings, in tragic fire last night.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2018, 6:10 PM

'We didn't hear shouts from the house; it was completely quiet'

Children who perished in Beitar Illit fire to be buried this morning: 'We tore bars with our hands and entered apartment.'Mordechai Sones, 10/10/2018, 9:39 AM

Fire breaks out near Dead Sea

3 Arabs arrested on suspicion of starting fire which burned hundreds of acres in Einot Tzukim reserve.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/11/2018, 8:13 PM

Ancient Torah scroll is safe after fire engulfs museum in Brazil

13th-century Yemenite Torah once owned by Brazilian emperor was removed prior to massive fire which destroyed many artifacts.JTA, 9/4/2018, 10:09 PM

Arab attacks female Army Radio reporter

Reporter pushed, threatened by Arab upon arriving to cover Jaffa fire; station asked details of incident not be leaked.Mordechai Sones, 9/4/2018, 4:20 PM

LA synagogue sues city and county over destuctive Skirball fire

City, county of Los Angeles sued by local synagogue which claims residents' complaints were ignored, fire could have been prevented.JTA, 8/26/2018, 9:58 PM

Four seriously injured in fire in Jerusalem

Eight people, including parents and their two children, injured in fire in Jerusalem. Four of the victims are in serious condition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/27/2018, 5:02 AM

Two children injured in fire in Holon

Two children moderately injured in fire in residential building in Holon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/26/2018, 6:00 AM

Two injured in fire in Jerusalem

Woman in her 80s and man in his 30s suffer serious to critical injuries in fire in Beit Yisrael neighborhood.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/25/2018, 5:57 AM

Large fire in Jerusalem Hills

Residents of Beit Meir evacuated as 3 firefighting teams and 8 planes battle nearby blaze.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/5/2018, 8:18 PM

Flames ravage Russian Jewish cemetery

Blaze torches Jewish cemetery in Voronezh, Russia. Authorities investigating if fire was result of arson.JTA, 6/6/2018, 2:30 PM

Watch: Huge fire rages in Sderot

Fire erupts near Sapir College in Sderot due to terror kite launched from Gaza. Firefighters gained control over two additional fires.Orli Harari, 6/5/2018, 2:43 PM

Fire at entrance to Jerusalem

4 firefighting teams working to bring fire which closed exit from Jerusalem under control.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/30/2018, 7:16 PM

Watch: 20-story building in Brazil collapses after fire

An abandoned tower block in central Sao Paulo collapses after major fire, Extent of casualties unknown.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/1/2018, 3:42 PM

Doctors fighting to save boy injured in apartment fire

After his younger sister died in tragic apartment fire, doctors working around the clock to save Beer Sheva boy still in critical condition.David Rosenberg, 3/27/2018, 10:07 AM

'I understood this wasn't a routine fire'

Firefighting and Rescue Negev region commander reconstructs Be'er Sheva fire where baby girl was killed and brother seriously injured.Mordechai Sones, 3/26/2018, 10:20 PM

'If it hadn't been for their mother, they all would have died'

'Our son needs a miracle', says bereaved family, as 4-year-old boy remains in serious condition after apartment fire.David Rosenberg, 3/26/2018, 2:55 PM

More than 60 dead in Russian shopping mall fire

Watch: Desperate shoppers jump from mall windows after blaze rips through Russian shopping center, killing at least 64.David Rosenberg, 3/26/2018, 12:29 PM

Toddler killed in Beer Sheva laid to rest

Chabad family devastated after fire breaks out in apartment, killing 2-year-old girl. 4-year-old boy remains in serious condition.David Rosenberg, 3/26/2018, 9:34 AM

2-year-old girl killed, 3 injured in Beer Sheva apartment fire

Watch: Beer Sheva girl jumps from burning apartment. One child killed, three people injured in blaze.David Rosenberg, 3/25/2018, 10:12 PM

Watch: Terrorists attempt to set fire to IDF vehicle

4 terrorists infiltrate Israel from Gaza yesterday, attempt to set engineering vehicle on fire - before being stopped by IDF forces.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/25/2018, 1:42 PM

Fire breaks out at Aish Hatorah yeshiva in Jerusalem

Security guard lightly injured, damage caused at yeshiva in Jerusalem's Old City.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/11/2018, 12:24 PM