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Vandals cut down flagpole at 9/11 memorial for fallen firefighters

Village police are asking the public for help in finding the vandals who cut down a flagpole at the center of a 9/11

Firefighters respond to restroom fire at Chesapeake restaurant

The Chesapeake Fire Department responded Wednesday afternoon to a bathroom fire at a restaurant.

800-plus firefighters keep Crews Fire near Gilroy at 5,400 acres

A wildfire near Gilroy held at 5,400 acres as more than 800 firefighters battling the blaze seemed to be getting the upper hand by Wednesday evening, officials said.

Two-alarm fire Monday was intentional; next door to similar 2019 blaze...

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- For the second time in less than a year, members of the FDNY were injured responding to a house fire on Grove Street in Stapleton.

Take a sneak peek inside Lexington’s nearly-finished new fire station

At the intersection of Bedford Street and Worthen Road, a massive brick building is nearing completion.

Retired Marine catches 3-year-old dropped from a burning building

In 2009, former Kalamazoo Central wide receiver Phillip Blanks caught a 30-yard touchdown pass on the final play of the game, to beat arch-rival Loy Norrix.

Bomb squad called in after explosion, structure fire leaves one dead...

Investigators found a body inside a home that earlier had caught fire and exploded in Fort Collins on Monday night. The incident is being investigated as a crime, police said.

Cat knocks over candle, starts fire

A cat knocked a candle onto a box of fireworks, starting a fire Sunday in a kitchen in New Milford Twp., police said.

Soledad fire evacuations lifted as firefighters gain upper hand

Firefighters continued making progress in their battle against a 1,300-acre brush fire in the Santa Clarita Valley on Monday, though officials warned that weather and wind conditions could still pose a challenge.

Fire suppression randomly goes off at gas station, covers customers in...

The fire suppression system at the Stop and Shop Gas Station at the corner of Southern Artery and Sea Street released a cloud of white powder, coating the station, cars and nearby streets with the fire suppression chemical, Thursday morning.