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Mississippi State University Dorm Fire Displaces 200

Part of a Mississippi State University dormitory remained closed Monday following a Sunday fire. MSU spokesman Sid Salter said at least 27 rooms could be uninhabitable for an extended period. No injuries were reported, but more than 150 female students …

Fire Suppression System Blankets New Hampshire Customers

A convenience store is offering to reimburse residents in Rochester, N.H., who were covered in powder when a fire suppression system accidentally discharged at the gas pumps. Foster’s Daily Democrat reports that several people and vehicles at the Cumberland Farms …

CDOT Pushes for Sprinklers in Eisenhower Tunnel

Transportation officials in Colorado want to install a $20 million sprinkler system in the Eisenhower Tunnel to mitigate risk of a fire. The four-lane Eisenhower-Johnson Memorial Tunnel on Interstate 70 is among the busiest corridors across the Continental Divide and …

Fire Causes $200,000 Damage to Old Pennsylvania Eatery

A restaurant housed in a historic western Pennsylvania building suffered $200,000 damage in a kitchen fire, but no workers or customers were hurt. The fire at The Kaufman House in Zelienople started about 3:30 p.m. Wednesday and started in a …