Fire crews have contained a Melbourne factory blaze and will investigate its cause.
A 33-storey apartment building has caught fire in the city of Ulsan, South Korea, injuring dozens of people.
A fire is burning out of control at a tip in outer Melbourne, with residents advised to keep windows and doors closed if they are sensitive to smoke.
The thick layer of smoke — blanketing parts of Perth Hills, Armadale, Dwellingup, Muchea and Gosnells — is from prescribed burns being carried out by the Parks and Wildlife Service.
Crews are searching for the dead among blackened ruins in Oregon as massive wildfires rage across three western US states.
Adrees Latif and Patrick Fallon
An outbreak of fires sweeping the western United States has scorching a landscape the size of New Jersey and killed at least 25 people.
Fires raging in the US states of California, Oregon and Washington have destroyed towns and killed at least nine people, officials say.
Carlos Barria and Adrees Latif
Deadly US wildfires raging across the Pacific Northwest have destroyed hundreds of homes in Oregon, while three lives have been lost in northern California.
Terence Chea and Brian Melley
Californian fire crews have been overwhelmed dealing with hundreds of lightning-sparked fires, which have caused six deaths and destroyed 500 homes.
A new television drama will draw upon the experiences of those affected by the summer bushfires that unleashed devastation across the country earlier this year.
A large-scale fire, dubbed the Apple Fire by local firefighters, is burning in Cherry Valley, a community about 120km east of Los Angeles.
A NSW upper house committee has supported comedian Celeste Barber's wishes for her fundraising efforts to be delivered to bushfire communities.
Firefighters have contained a large factory fire in Melbourne's north but will remain at the scene overnight until the blaze is completely extinguished.
More than 60 backpackers and pub-goers have been accounted for after a major blaze at a backpackers hostel in Bundaberg .
The bushfire seasons in the north and south of WA have started to overlap despite their different climates, a royal commission has been told.
Australian comedian Celeste Barber has supported a change to the rules surrounding NSW RFS funding as a NSW upper house inquiry on the matter kicks off.
17 US sailors and 4 civilians have been taken to hospital after a large fire broke out on board a US navy ship docked at San Diego.
The endangered Smoky mouse has been discovered in the Kosciuszko National Park after it was feared to have been wiped out of the area by bushfire.
It's been 20 years since Robert Long torched a backpackers hostel in the dead of night, killing 15. Now he wants Queensland authorities to free him.
A father and son killed in a holiday home fire in regional Victoria have been remembered in a funding campaign aimed to help the rest of their family recover.
The families of three people killed in a house fire in regional Victoria have shared a tribute to their loved ones.
Two people, including a child, are dead after a holiday house fire in regional Victoria also left a number of others injured.
The Black Summer bushfires were responsible for almost three times the fatalities recorded in the official death toll.
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