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21 FDNY Firefighters injured battling four-alarm fire

Plans to renovate a languishing, city-owned Harlem apartment building went up in smoke after a massive fire tore through the property Saturday morning — injuring almost two dozen firefighters battling the blaze in the frosty January air.

Firefighters use hovercraft to rescue dog who fell through the ice

Firefighters rescued a dog from icy Flint Pond Friday morning

One dead, two injured in crash with Denver Fire engine

One person has died and two were injured in a crash between a vehicle owned by Denver Fire and a private vehicle Saturday afternoon.

Son of FDNY firefighter killed in Iraq joins the latest recruit...

The son of an FDNY firefighter killed in Iraq was sworn in as a probationary firefighter Tuesday — one of a special six-member graduating class that refused to give up on their dreams of joining New York’s Bravest.

Milwaukee FD names new EMS Chief, becomes department’s first black, women...

The Milwaukee Fire Department made history this week when they named Sharon Purifoy as its new EMS Chief. Purifoy becomes the Department's first black, and female, Deputy Chief of EMS.

Close call: EMS workers dive away from run-away truck

A pair of EMS workers and another man had to run and dive out of the way after a truck lost control on some snowy roads, and all of it was captured on dash-cam video.

Virginia firefighter acquitted of assaulting man who spat on him during...

A Fairfax County judge has officially thrown out charges against a firefighter/EMT who struck a patient after the patient threatened to shoot him and then spat on him.

Two Colorado firefighters die from carbon monoxide poisoning

The Glipin County Sheriff's Office has confirmed that two married Central City firefighters died due to carbon monoxide poisoning.

More than 50% of FDNY firefighters won’t take COVID-19 vaccine

An internal poll conducted by the FDNY's firefighter union shows that 55% of its members will refuse to take the COVID-19 vaccine that is scheduled to be approved by the Food and Drug Association within the next month.

Man killed, three firefighters injured in Oklahoma home explosion

A house fire call turned deadly when an oxygen tank exploded during a search and rescue operation to pull a man out of a burning building.