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Texas Supreme Court to decide if firefighters will get the same...

More than four years after Houston voters approved a measure that would grant firefighters equal pay with police officers, the legal battle to decide the referendum's fate is headed to the Texas Supreme Court.

Ritz hotel among multiple properties hit with Molotov cocktails, pit maneuver...

A man bombed a home with seven Molotov cocktails after setting fires at multiple other properties, including a Ritz hotel, according to a Florida sheriff’s office.

‘Go fight some fires:’ State Supreme Court overturns firefighter termination over...

A Staten Island firefighter who lost his job for refusing to get a COVID-19 vaccine can now return to work, according to a ruling this week in state Supreme Court, St. George.

Firefighter assaulted, dragged older brother because of $900 debt

Paul E. McInnis, 56, of 4 Pickering Court, Danvers, pleaded not guilty to two counts of assault and battery on a person 60 or older during his arraignment on Monday afternoon.

Man charged in stabbing death of EMS lieutenant has history of...

The man charged with stabbing a Queens EMS lieutenant to death in a “barbaric and completely unprovoked” attack has a history of schizophrenia, police sources said

First female firefighter at department files sexual discrimination lawsuit

East Haven's first-ever paid female firefighter, who went on to be longtime battalion chief, has filed a lawsuit accusing the town of sex discrimination after it allegedly passed her over for a promotion in favor of a less-qualified male colleague.

Car jumps overpass in “1 in a MILLION” crash, authorities say

A Western North Carolina driver went off an overpass and landed on another car in a “1 in a million” crash, officials said.

Wrong-way crash that killed 5 was caused by driver who lost...

The Miami Gardens man named by state troopers as the cause of Saturday’s Palmetto Expressway crash that killed five people hasn’t had a driver’s license since a 2014 ticket for driving 109 mph, online court records say.

Woman dies after Florida fire rescue responds to crash involving police...

The crash happened at about 4 a.m. near the intersection of West Sample Road and Lyons Road in Coconut Creek.

Small plane crash-lands on LA freeway, occupants escape uninjured

A small Cessna plane crash-landed Tuesday on the 91 Freeway in Corona, and the pilot and only passenger were unharmed, authorities said.