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EMS worker shot inside ambulance by drunk patient

A drunken patient shot an emergency medical technician in the back Wednesday night inside an ambulance headed to a Staten Island hospital, police sources said.

Firefighter’s death spurs investigation, leads to discovery of drug ring at...

After the suspected overdose death of an off-duty city firefighter in January, New Britain suspended seven firefighters and fired another in connection with an apparent ring that used drugs at various firehouses, city officials said.

Plane strikes car while attempting to land on Miami bridge, 1...

One person was killed and five others were injured, including two toddlers, after a small plane crash-landed on a bridge near Miami's Haulover Park on Saturday afternoon, striking a car and bursting into flames, authorities said.

Teen found treading water, clinging to pipes after 40 foot...

A 14-year-old stuck 40 feet down a well managed to keep himself above water until rescuers could get to him in South Carolina.

Two killed in Mercy Flight helicopter crash

Colleen Lamie said she was sitting in her bedroom Tuesday afternoon when she heard a disturbing sound behind her house in the Town of Elba — a series of "whoops" and "clicks," then a loud explosion, all within a few seconds.

Red flag warning issued for southeast Arizona as wildfire worsens

The National Weather Service has issued a red flag warning for all of southeast Arizona from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday.

Fatal house fire kills four, including three children

Four people, including three children, and multiple animals were killed in a deadly fire at a Springboro residence on Friday.

Mile High stadium in Denver catches fire

A mid-sized fire broke out at the Denver Broncos’ stadium on Thursday.

Elderly woman attacks neighbor with pliers after setting a fire outside...

Minutes after setting a small fire outside her neighbor's apartment door Tuesday night, a Brown Avenue woman struck the neighbor several times in the face with pliers, according to local police.

Explosions and flames rip through Walmart warehouse in Indiana

Crews in central Indiana were battling a massive fire at a Walmart distribution center on Wednesday, March 16.