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Coast guard suspends search for missing firefighters lost at sea

The search for two firefighters who went missing while fishing off the coast of Cape Canaveral was suspended at sundown Thursday, officials said at a press briefing.

Man crushed to death by falling elevator as he was stepping...

A 30-year-old man was crushed to death by a falling elevator in his luxury Kips Bay apartment building Thursday as passengers watched in horror, officials said.

Cleveland firefighters sue city to oust Fire Chief

The city’s firefighters reported Thursday that they have sued the city, asking the Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court to order Mayor Frank Jackson’s administration to dismiss Fire Chief Angelo Calvillo for violating terms of the charter and civil service rules.

Multiple vehicles break down and a Colorado FD are blaming a...

A Colorado fire department has been plagued with vehicle breakdowns thanks to alleged corruption that prevents proper maintenance.

Home explosion rocks Rochester neighborhood, firefighters find body inside

Firefighters say one person is dead after an explosion leveled a house on Illinois Street on Rochester's east side.

Record number of wildfires are burning in the Amazon and there...

Brazil’s Amazon is burning at a record rate, according to data from the National Institute of Space Research that intensified domestic and international scrutiny of President Jair Bolsonaro’s environmental policies.

New chief shows recruits how its done, posts top time during...

Clarksville Tennessee has a new fire chief and he is putting all of the recruits on notice.

FDNY widow sues city, blames officials for husband’s death during Ed...

The widow of an FDNY firefighter -who was killed after the set of an Edward Norton film caught fire in Harlem- is now suing the city for not providing her husband with a safe work environment.

Mutual aid called in as fire destroys 14 dump trucks at...

Fourteen large semi-style dump trucks were destroyed late Tuesday afternoon as fire gutted a building at Draper Trucking, 400 N. Main St., Holland, according to a Holland Volunteer Fire Department official.

“Bored” volunteer firefighter pleads guilty to arson after he started two...

A volunteer firefighter who told police he set two porches on fire in December 2018 in Munhall because he was bored pleaded guilty Monday in Allegheny County Court to arson charges.