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South Korea declares national emergency as wildfire forces thousands to evacuate

South Korea is using its military to help control what's being described as the worst wildfire in years.

Two fire departments called in to help Zoo get elephant back...

The Colorado Springs and Broadmoor Fire Department helped the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo get a 33-year-old African elephant, named Malaika, back up on its feet before it suffered life-threatening organ failure.

Intense & quick moving fire engulfs two homes; threatened two others

Firefighters in Canada worked quickly to contain a fast-moving house fire that engulfed one home and destroyed another.

Passerby saves man’s life by pulling him out of a burning...

A Cedar Falls man driving by a burning house stopped and risked his own life by pulling a man from the second floor out to safety.

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.