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“Greed, I guess,” Dallas firefighter arrested after stealing $12,000 in sick...

A Dallas Fire-Rescue firefighter has been arrested and charged with lying to city officials and illegally collecting more than $12,000 in paid sick time.

PA volunteer firefighter negotiating a plea deal for being a part...

Federal prosecutors and the lawyer for an Olyphant man accused in the Jan. 6 Capitol riot are negotiating a potential guilty plea.

Oregon wildfire could burn into the fall, California declares energy emergency

With energy resources looking exceedingly tight amid a persistently hot summer that has seen a spate of wildfires burn across the West, Gov. Gavin Newsom issued an emergency proclamation Friday to free up extra megawatts of power to help make sure the state's lights stay on in the coming months.

12 days after attack, EMT shot while sitting in his ambulance...

The 20-year-old EMT shot in the head during a shooting spree on Tucson's south side earlier this month has died.

Michigan woman sets herself on fire while trying to exterminate bedbugs...

A 31-year-old woman from Pontiac was hospitalized with second-degree burns on Tuesday after attempting to exterminate bedbugs in her car.

Two NYC teens caught in the beating of off-duty firefighter in...

Two teenagers were turned in by their parents Tuesday for jumping an off-duty firefighter as he walked his dog in a Queens park, police said.

12 Massachusetts firefighters hospitalized with chemical burns at MIT apartment

Twelve firefighters in Cambridge were hospitalized after sustaining chemical burns while battling a blaze on Massachusetts Avenue early Wednesday morning, according to fire officials.

Man charged with setting fire that killed his baby, their grandparents,...

As ferocious flames suddenly engulfed their Hamilton home in the middle of the night, Tiffany Abrams-Jones either jumped or fell from the second floor. Firefighters found her fatally injured on the side of the house.

Florida officer charged with perjury and arson, reported SUV stolen

DELRAY BEACH — A Delray Beach Police officer was charged Saturday with second-degree arson and perjury after investigators say he falsely reported his SUV had been stolen, when instead he had set it ablaze on the side of a road, police said.

Man accused of killing his brother and injuring his mother in...

A 40-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of capital murder after being accused of starting a fire at a home that resulted in his brother’s death and injury to his mother.