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“Let the Chief do his job,” Maine Fire Department resigns in...

The mass resignation came Wednesday afternoon after Noyes, along with Human Resources Manager Paula Andrews, apparently reversed a decision on a personnel matter made by fire Chief Mark Blaquiere. The chief had reduced the rank of an individual in the department, but Noyes reinstated the person’s rank. The name of the captain whose rank was restored has not been made public.

Two critically injured, 100+ firefighters called in after industrial explosion in...

At least three people were injured Saturday following an explosion and fire in an industrial area of downtown, fire officials said.

Melania Trump kissed a FDNY firefighter for a magazine cover &...

New York magazine has revealed that it enlisted a then-unknown model named Melania Knauss to kiss a New York City firefighter for the cover of its special 2002 Valentine’s Day issue.

Texas Fire Chief dies in roll over crash while responding to...

The Fort Hancock fire chief died Wednesday evening when the firetruck he was driving rolled over in a traffic accident.

Six, including special needs children, rescued during Florida house fire

St. Cloud firefighters rescued six people with special needs, including some children, from a house fire early Saturday morning, according to police.

Volunteer firefighter arrested after using “jaws of life” to steal from...

A Texas volunteer firefighter has been arrested after he used a piece of department equipment to break into a coin-operated machine at a car wash.

Fifth-generation firefighter becomes first female chief for New York town

Brittany Jewett grew up in Lake View Fire Stations and now at age 29, she's running them.

California firefighter named world’s strongest by Arnold Schwarzenegger

A California firefighter has been named the world's strongest after beating out other competitors at the Arnold Schwarzenegger Sports Festival in Santa Monica over the weekend.

West Virginia firefighter killed in crash while on his way to...

A Roane County firefighter is dead after he crashed the fire truck he was driving while on his way to a structure fire.

Volunteer firefighter torches his own SUV after it was stolen and...

A Connecticut volunteer firefighter has been arrested and accused of burning his own SUV after it was stolen and he believed it was driven by minorities.