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Cleveland firefighter union censures chief, calls for his termination over work...

The International Association of Fire Fighters, the parent organization of Cleveland’s firefighter union, has voted to censure Cleveland Chief Angelo Calvillo.

4-alarm fire injures seven FDNY firefighters

A massive blaze tore through a row of Queens stores early Friday, injuring seven firefighters called in to beat back the flames, officials said.

Connecticut EMT accused of setting off Molotov cocktails at four different...

A man accused of committing several arsons at emergency-services stations in Connecticut has been arrested in Pennsylvania.

Massive industrial fire in California leaves one firefighter injured

A massive fire erupted in an industrial area of Compton early Friday, engulfing several structures and spreading to a lot where the blaze burned at least a dozen charter and school buses.

NY Mayor charged for shoving Fire Captain outside of City Hall,...

Mayor Jeffrey M. Skelly has formally been charged with harassment in connection with an incident where he allegedly pushed a former city fire captain to the ground outside City Hall last year.

Celebration of rookie’s first fire leads to arrests, faux sexual assault...

A drinking party held last fall by local firefighters to celebrate a rookie's first fire wound up out of control with two members going to the hospital and allegations of a faux sexual assault, according to charging documents released Thursday.

Seattle firefighter arrested, accused of stalking and making threats to city...

A Seattle Fire Department employee has been arrested, accused of cyberstalking, computer trespass, and identity theft for emailing threats to a Seattle City Council member, Seattle police announced Friday.

Fewer inmates has California scrambling for more wildfire firefighters

California is running short of inmates who have for decades fought the state's wildfires, as the state braces for the possibility of yet another drought and a summer of catastrophic infernos. So it may go on a firefighter hiring spree this year.

Fire Chief fired as controversy town chooses between volunteer or career...

A day after selectmen voted to terminate fire Chief James Doyle, it appears that any plans to fill his post are up in the air.

Historic Texas Courthouse now ash, investigators believe it was arson

An arson suspect was in custody Friday after a massive fire devastated the iconic Mason County Courthouse, leaving little more standing than the building's stone outer walls.