• Investigators work the scene at 1120 Airport Road near Trion, Ga., where multiple people were killed in an overnight fire that engulfed a single wide trailer home in Trion, Ga. State officials say the fire was caused by an improperly installed wood stove. (Dan Henry/The Chattanooga Times Free Press via AP)

    Georgia mobile home fire caused by wood stove kills 6

    TRION, Ga. (AP) — A mobile home fire in Georgia started by an improperly installed wood stove killed six people, including four children, authorities said Monday.

  • Attorney Peter Young-Yeel Ko speaks in front of the Seoul Central District Court in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, Oct. 24, 2016. Ko, head of the Harvest Law Firm, said that 527 consumers want Samsung to compensate them for the costs to visit shops to exchange their phones, for the hours they had to wait while transferring data and for psychological harm from using a hazardous product. (Han Jong-chan/Yonhap via AP)

    527 South Koreans seek Note 7 payback from Samsung

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Hundreds of South Korean Galaxy Note 7 smartphone owners filed a lawsuit against Samsung Electronics on Monday over its handling of the fire-prone device.

  • This photo provided by the Spokane, Wash., Fire Department shows the bed where a toddler and his dog died in a fire, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016. The toddler was found with his dog and teddy bear next to him, and authorities believe the dog tried to protect the boy in the fire that broke out around 11:30 p.m. Friday, a spokesman for Spokane's fire department said Saturday. (Spokane Fire Department via AP)

    Toddler dies in Spokane fire, his dog huddled at his side

    SEATTLE (AP) — A toddler who died in a house fire was found with his dog and teddy bear next to him and authorities believe the dog tried to protect the boy, a spokesman for Spokane’s fire department said Saturday.

  • In this Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016 photo workers rebuild an historic stone cabin on Mount Mansfield in Stowe, Vt. The building was gutted in a fire last Christmas Eve when the founder of Burton Snowboards' two sons accidentally caused a fire. The family donated $150,000 to help rebuild the Stone Hut, which will be open for overnight guests starting on Dec. 1. (AP Photo/Lisa Rathke)

    Vermont rebuilds historic mountain cabin accidentally burned

    STOWE, Vt. (AP) — A historic mountaintop stone cabin that was gutted by an accidental fire caused by the sons of a snowboard company founder almost a year ago has been rebuilt and will be ready for guests soon.

  • Grand jury to hear case of tree fire at Toomer’s Corner

    OPELIKA, Ala. (AP) — Grand jurors will consider additional charges against a man arrested following a fire that an expert says probably killed one of the new oak trees at Toomer’s Corner in Auburn.

  • Visitors fly a kite at Natural Bridges State Beach Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, in Santa Cruz, Calif. Santa Ana winds gusted out of the mountains of Southern California on Wednesday, driving up temperatures and raising the danger of wildfires in the drought-stricken region. Much of the rest of the state, including the San Francisco Bay Area and the Central Valley, was also expected to have above-normal temperatures, although no red flag warnings were posted in those regions. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

    Santa Ana winds bring Southern California heat, fire danger

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Santa Ana winds gusted out of the mountains of Southern California on Wednesday, driving up temperatures and fanning several small brush fires that erupted in the drought-stricken region.

  • File - In this Aug. 26, 2016 file photo, firefighters just in from Pennsylvania get briefed a wildfire as it burns off the shore of Jackson Lake in Grand Teton National Park, Wyo. With measureable snowfall already in parts of the Rockies and Northwest, the 2016 wildfire season is pretty much over in much of the West. Snow fell this last week in Washington, Oregon, Montana and Wyoming. About a foot of snow fell in areas of western Wyoming in elevations as low as 7,000 feet. Snow on Monday covered Old Faithful in Yellowstone National Park, where wildfires were active this summer. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File)

    Snow helps wrap up below-average wildfire season in US West

    CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — With measurable snowfall already dusting parts of the Rocky Mountains and Northwest, the 2016 wildfire season has wrapped up in much of the West, despite some flames still flaring in Southern California and Colorado.