fire http://wwno.org en 5-Alarm Bywater Fire Damages Homes, Warehouses http://wwno.org/post/5-alarm-bywater-fire-damages-homes-warehouses <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">&nbsp;</p><p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The New Orleans Fire Department battled an early morning five-alarm fire in the city's </span>Bywater<span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;"> neighborhood.</span></p> Thu, 05 Sep 2013 14:05:14 +0000 The Associated Press 43261 at http://wwno.org Coast Guard Investigating Oil Platform Fire http://wwno.org/post/coast-guard-investigating-oil-platform-fire <p>The Coast Guard is investigating an oil platform that caught fire 35 miles off the Louisiana coast. Three people on the rig in the Gulf of Mexico have been safely evacuated. Wed, 26 Sep 2012 22:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 20762 at http://wwno.org Fire destroys Hubig's Pies factory in New Orleans http://wwno.org/post/fire-destroys-hubigs-pies-factory-new-orleans <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">A five-alarm fire has destroyed a factory which had made hand-sized fried pies since 1922 and singed nearby houses, but nobody was injured.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Fire Superintendent Charles Parent tells WWL-TV&nbsp;that the factory is a total loss but firefighters limited damage to nearby houses to their exteriors.</p> Fri, 27 Jul 2012 18:11:10 +0000 The Associated Press 16671 at http://wwno.org