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Colorado homeowner finds a letter left by firefighters who saved his...

A handwritten note left by a firefighter who helped save a home from the East Troublesome fire has lead to an outpouring of joy and gratitude on social media.

Bulldozers were ready to fight California fires. Why did Forest Service...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The Loyalton fire was 2 days old and starting to pick up momentum in a heavily forested area 50 miles north of Lake Tahoe. That's when Jeff Holland offered to help.

Fire in Sumter building so massive it’s seen on satellite images

Oct. 28—Firefighters battled an overnight fire in Sumter that was so large it could be seen on satellite images.

Firefighters battle to save Orange County subdivisions as flames march closer

Two wind-driven fires that forced nearly 100,000 people to evacuate in Orange County continued to burn out of control Tuesday, helping to create the nation's worst air quality as smoke and ash rained down on many parts of Southern California.

Cat makes daring escape from flaming apartment, leaping out of window

A cat’s daring escape through a window in East Harlem as flames burned in an apartment was captured on video.

60,000 evacuated in Orange County as wind-driven brush fire rapidly swells...

LOS ANGELES — A wind-driven brush fire broke out in Orange County on Monday morning, threatening communities and forcing residents from their homes, amid conditions forecasters were calling the most dangerous fire weather of the year.

Colorado wildfire update: Snow prevents growth on Cameron Peak, East Troublesome...

Snow and wintry weather in Colorado have aided firefighters battling the two biggest wildfires in Colorado history.

Firefighter earning 136k a year on disability caught moonlighting as a...

An FDNY retiree -who is bringing in over $100,000 a year in disability has been caught moonlighting as a stuntman.

Man charged with starting huge apartment building fire that killed 2,...

A homeless man started a fire at a Camden apartment building that killed two people and injured nine others, authorities said

San Antonio fire chief in hot water after posing for sushi...

Mayor Ron Nirenberg on Friday denounced a photograph in which Fire Chief Charles Hood is seen poised to eat sushi displayed on a mostly nude woman at a firefighter's birthday party this year.