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Retired Chicago Fire Captain shoots armed robber trying to mug him

A 77-year-old retired Chicago Fire Department captain fatally shot a person who tried to rob him Saturday afternoon on the South Side, according to Chicago police and CFD spokesman Larry Langford.

North Carolina sues 14 firefighting foam manufacturers, claim foam is unsafe...

The North Carolina Department of Justice filed suit Thursday against more than a dozen manufacturers of firefighting foam that contains toxic "forever chemicals," accusing the companies of failing to tell those using the foam how to properly handle it, leading to groundwater contamination at four sites across the state.N.C. Attorney General Josh Stein announced the lawsuits at a Charlotte briefing alongside members of the Charlotte International Association of Fire Fighters Local 660 and the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services.

Judge denies WA firefighters request to get jobs back without having...

A Spokane federal judge on Thursday denied the request of more than two dozen city firefighters who were seeking an order restoring them to their jobs.

FDNY stations are set to close as 33% of the Department...

As the deadline looms for the coronavirus (COVID-19) mandate requiring all city workers to be vaccinated with at least one dose by 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 29, there are still a large number of firefighters ( FDNY), Sanitation workers (DSNY) and police officers ( NYPD) who haven't gotten the shot.

Orlando Fire Chief resigns after being arrested for “assault on female”

Orlando Fire Chief Benjamin Barksdale has submitted his resignation as a pending assault case continues to play out..

Three dead, at least 50 injured in Montana train derailment

Passengers on the Amtrak train going between Chicago and Seattle were just over halfway to their destination when something happened and caused a deadly derailment in Montana.

“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.

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.

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.

Ohio Fire Chief dies while responding to an incident

The Tiltonsville Volunteer Fire Department has confirmed that its Fire Chief, Doug Dugan, has passed away while responding to a fire call.