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Two dead, firefighters injured after five townhomes collapse in fire

A 13-year-old woman and granddaughter are dead and three firefighters suffered burns battling a major fire that destroyed five townhomes in Maryland on Wednesday.

32 injured as wind-fueled fire tears through Brooklyn apartment complex

Firefighters spent 12 hours trying to put out a fire that injured 32 people, including 23 firefighters and five police officers.

Voters shoot down Colorado Springs FD proposal to collectively bargain with...

Colorado Springs firefighters were disappointed to find the people of their city voted against boosting their salaries yesterday.

100 firefighters fight to put out three-alarm fire at Maryland high-rise

A firefighter and two people had to be taken to the hospital for after being injured as a fire spread quickly on the ninth floor of a Maryland condo complex.

Training exercise turns into a proposal for a New York firefighter

A Barneveld firefighter/EMT got a big surprise as she was finishing up a training exercise. She saw her boyfriend kneeling with a ring as she crossed a hose draped finish line.

Italian firefighters use helicopter to rescue stranded cow from side of...

Italian firefighters in Sardinia have released video showing how they used a helicopter to pull a stranded cow from the side of a cliff to safety.

Wisconsin fire department releases video of massive three-alarm fire

North Shore Fire-Rescue officials have released video showing firefighters battling a three-alarm fire that burned down an apartment complex late last month.

Firefighters complete live-fire training at enormous facility in Washington

Centralia Fire Department put three of its new career firefighter/paramedics through some intense training at Olympia Fire Department's Mark Noble Training Facility.

1,000 displaced after Virginia high-rise goes dark due to transformer fire

More than 1,000 people had to be evacuated out of a Fairfax County high-rise condo complex after a transformer fire caused extensive damage to the building's electrical system and exterior.

Utah police catch man as he jumps from second floor of...

Utah police crashed a cruiser through a fence and helped a man jump from a second floor window to escape while his apartment complex burned to the ground.