Firefighters donate van to disabled veterans

Posted on Mon, 27 Mar 2017 18:01:02 GMT
The vans transport hundreds of veterans with travel hardships to appointments at the hospital every week

Okla. volunteer firefighter killed while on police duty

Posted on Mon, 27 Mar 2017 17:41:21 GMT
Justin Terney was shot several times during a shootout and died after undergoing surgery overnight

Off-duty NY firefighter spots fire, helps family escape

Posted on Mon, 27 Mar 2017 17:27:42 GMT
Gatha Ballard was on his way to the fire house for a training session when he spotted smoke and flames coming from the home

Okla. fire officials want to carry firearms on duty

Posted on Mon, 27 Mar 2017 17:09:02 GMT
Fire investigators said they want to be equipped with firearms while conducting investigations

Pa. fire chief calls mayday after becoming separated from crew

Posted on Mon, 27 Mar 2017 16:40:42 GMT
Assistant Fire Chief Kevin Smith, was dangling out of a front window after he was unable to see while inside the building

Longest-serving Nev. fire chief dies at 93

Posted on Mon, 27 Mar 2017 16:28:13 GMT
Chief Francis William Farr was known for his commitment to the fire service and for his integrity

Firefighter-paramedic honored for saving colleague’s life

Posted on Mon, 27 Mar 2017 16:25:49 GMT
Tyler Hollingsworth and another firefighter were electrocuted while at the scene of a fire

Calif. fire chief fears 1 dead in residential fire

Posted on Mon, 27 Mar 2017 14:54:00 GMT
About 50 to 60 people lived in the building, which housed people recovering from addiction

Hawaii firefighters battle 'raging' brush fire

Posted on Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:29:15 GMT
Firefighters fought the blaze both on the ground and from the air; it is still unclear what sparked the flames

8 students presumed dead in Japan avalanche

Posted on Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:21:53 GMT
Officials said 40 other people were injured, including two who were in serious condition

Firefighters: 'Unacceptable' working conditions at Fort Bragg fire station

Posted on Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:13:38 GMT
For years, firefighters have said Fire Station No. 7 is deplorable — even sickening

Md. firefighter-EMT killed in crash

Posted on Mon, 27 Mar 2017 03:16:36 GMT
Jacob Howser’s death came just before his fire company’s fundraiser Saturday

Firefighter settles discrimination lawsuit for $250K

Posted on Sun, 26 Mar 2017 20:31:41 GMT
Damon Winters said he was wrongfully denied a full-time position with the department

Old fire engine gets new mission of honor

Posted on Sun, 26 Mar 2017 20:08:19 GMT
The fire truck will be used to carry the caskets of fallen firefighters during their funeral processions

Calif. firefighters duck into drain to rescue ducklings

Posted on Sun, 26 Mar 2017 20:03:50 GMT
Crews lifted up the drain's metal gate and one firefighter hopped in to keep the ducklings from getting any farther into the drainage system

Vietnamese scooter-turned-fire engine battles blazes

Posted on Sun, 26 Mar 2017 19:55:58 GMT
Thuong said he converted his Vespa into a fire vehicle to help respond to fires faster and reach difficult areas

1 dead, 15 hurt after Cincinnati nightclub shooting

Posted on Sun, 26 Mar 2017 19:34:47 GMT
First responders had problems reaching the shooting victims because the parking lots were full

Miss. Gov. signs bill doubling penalties for hate crimes against responders

Posted on Sat, 25 Mar 2017 19:55:41 GMT
A former deputy sheriff said the state needed to do more to protect responders, citing the death of two Sumrall volunteer firefighters earlier this month

FDNY EMT's funeral held, mourners bid farewell

Posted on Sat, 25 Mar 2017 19:51:34 GMT
Responders from around the city Saturday joined thousands of bystanders lining the streets to honor Yadira Arroyo

Pilot killed in fiery crash near Ga. home

Posted on Sat, 25 Mar 2017 19:34:31 GMT
Officials said the pilot told air traffic controllers before the crash that he was having an issue with the airplane's autopilot feature