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New law gives Colorado prisoners who fight wildfires path to become...

The dozens of people in Colorado prisons who fight wildfires are largely locked out of the firefighting sector once they get out, but a new state law promises to change that.

Horses killed in blaze at Belmont Park fire

Two horses were killed in a barn blaze at Belmont Park in Long Island, officials said.

Dogs banned from Chicago firehouses after one kills a small family...

CHICAGO — The Chicago Fire Department will no longer allow dogs at firehouses after a firehouse dog killed a family pet near an Englewood fire station.

People waited to call 911, allowed fire to grow to 8-alarm

The raging fire that tore through a Queens apartment building and left 240 people homeless was made worse by a “delayed notification” to 911, FDNY Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro said Wednesday.

Alabama Fire Chief arrested for assaulting realtor, pulling a gun on...

An Alabama Fire Chief is currently disputing accusations that he was menacing to a group of real estate workers after he supposedly blocked the people from leaving, smashed a camera, and then pulled a gun on the group.

Two FDNY firefighters seriously injured when barbershop roof collapses on them...

Two city firefighters became trapped inside a burning Queens shop as a massive fire tore through a row of storefronts early Saturday, leaving one of them with severe burns, officials said.

Off-duty firefighter saves driver from swarm of bees in New Mexico

Jesse Johnson was off duty and at the tail end of a barbecue for his dad's 67th birthday Sunday when he was called into action.

Phoenix police officer pulls lifeless man from fire, restarts his heart...

Officers of the Phoenix Police are front and center in a recently-released video, depicting heroism on display as members of the agency saved a man from a burning vehicle.

Top paid Los Angeles County lifeguards made up to $392,000 a...

Those with fantasies of living the "Baywatch" dream take note- it pays to be a lifeguard in Los Angeles.

Bomb squad called by fire marshal to detonate Civil War era...

A bomb squad was called in to detonate a Civil War cannonball that was found near an old battlefield in Maryland.