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“Greed, I guess,” Dallas firefighter arrested after stealing $12,000 in sick...

A Dallas Fire-Rescue firefighter has been arrested and charged with lying to city officials and illegally collecting more than $12,000 in paid sick time.

PA volunteer firefighter negotiating a plea deal for being a part...

Federal prosecutors and the lawyer for an Olyphant man accused in the Jan. 6 Capitol riot are negotiating a potential guilty plea.

Oregon wildfire could burn into the fall, California declares energy emergency

With energy resources looking exceedingly tight amid a persistently hot summer that has seen a spate of wildfires burn across the West, Gov. Gavin Newsom issued an emergency proclamation Friday to free up extra megawatts of power to help make sure the state's lights stay on in the coming months.

12 days after attack, EMT shot while sitting in his ambulance...

The 20-year-old EMT shot in the head during a shooting spree on Tucson's south side earlier this month has died.

Off-duty firefighter surrounded by 100 teens, attacked in ‘Fight Night’ incident

An off-duty New York firefighter was attacked by a large group of teens while taking his dog on a night-time walk through a city park.

Fire at Beyonce’s New Orleans mansion was likely arson

A one-alarm fire that broke out inside a historic mansion reportedly owned by Beyoncé and Jay-Z is being investigated as simple arson, according to New Orleans police.

Three dead after CO exposure during Michigan country music concert

Three men in their early 20s were found dead Saturday inside a travel trailer outside a country music festival in southern Michigan in what police believe is a case of carbon monoxide exposure.

Controversy surrounds Florida Fire Chief firing, lawyer claims it was a...

A review of emails involving Ocala Assistant City Manager Ken Whitehead and former Fire Rescue Chief Shane Alexander, sent from the beginning of the year through the end of June, doesn't reveal any indication that Alexander was on shaky ground. But the review does provide some context.

Propane tank causes massive house explosion as firefighter approaches home

A Michigan firefighter is lucky that the only injury he suffered was to his pride after a home he was approaching exploded.

Two firefighters die in plane crash, Western wildfires continue to grow...

According to NBC News, two Arizona firefighters have died in a plane crash as they were completing an aerial reconnaissance mission over the Cedar Basin Fire.