It took 13 firefighter teams to bring the blaze under control. The train will be out of commission for some time.
A 5-alarm fire spread like lightning, totally destroying a building in Queens, NY that stood for generations and housed 14 businesses.
Flames from a brush fire spread to a nearby yeshiva in Jerusalem, and caused damage to the building.
When the firemen arrived, they deployed throughout the country.
Foreign firefighting heroes who came to help Israeli firefighters battle nearly 2,000 fires are heading home.
Israeli security officials cautiously admit at least "some" nationwide fires caused by pyroterrorists but underline dry, windy weather conditions helped.
The government is reaching out to other nations for aid in battling the ongoing blazes across the country.
Police commissioner Roni Alsheikh estimates the rash of fires could continue to burn for two more days.
There's no estimate on the cost of the damage to infrastructure and homes after a huge blaze in Zichron Yaakov.
A blaze in Gush Etzion sent the Geva'ot forest up in flames, sending firefighting teams to the site.
Fires raged at the Latrun Forest and outside Beit Shemesh, close to the community of Neve Shalom.
A forest fire on the western slopes of the Judean Mountains sent flames through the Jerusalem Forest -- again -- but no cause has yet been determined.
A multi-story building in Ramat Gan is in flames but miraculously no injuries are reported.
Firefighters were busy in the forested hills around Jerusalem as high temperatures and dry air made it easy for flames to ignite in the trees.
Firefighters battled flames that were blazing through forests around Jerusalem's Ramot neighborhood and in northern Israel.
Arab terrorists attacked two female Border Guard Police officers in Jerusalem with firebombs.
Firefighters pulled a driver from her car seconds before a tree fell on it.
A large brush fire in Mount Hebron was ignited by an IDF flare as soldiers hunted for a terrorist.
Residents in the area were evacuated, but have now been allowed to return to their homes.
Firefighters in Galilee were able to stop a brush fire on Sunday from spreading into a wildfire.
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