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Texas train collision triggers fireball; no word on injuries

Texas train collision triggers fireball; no word on injuries

June 28th, 2016 | 0 Comments

AMARILLO, Texas (AP) — Several box cars have derailed and are engulfed in flames…

Boa Constrictor Rescued From Gas Heater

Boa Constrictor Rescued From Gas Heater

June 28th, 2016 | 0 Comments

Firefighters have rescued an 8ft-long boa constrictor which slithered into a gas heater and refused…

Pride Week proposal for two FDNY EMTs will be one they won’t forget

Pride Week proposal for two FDNY EMTs will be one they won’t forget

June 28th, 2016 | 0 Comments

June 26–A pair of  EMTs  had something extra special to celebrate during the NYC…

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Bill would extend coverage for Philly paramedics, EMTs

Bill would extend coverage for Philly paramedics, EMTs

June 27–Harrisburg — Philadelphia firefighters are looking to get their EMT and…

The real battle is how we see in smoke

The real battle is how we see in smoke

By John Morse

When you watch a movie about firefighting,…

Responding to a Mass Shooting

Responding to a Mass Shooting

By John Morse

Mass shooting and terror attacks are becoming…

Wildfire

Spreading ‘Fire Tornado’ Nears Oil Terminal

Spreading ‘Fire Tornado’ Nears Oil Terminal

June 17th, 2016 | 0 Comments

Hundreds of people have been forced to leave their homes in California over the threat from a huge wildfire to an oil processing…

Probies test their skills before fire season

Probies test their skills before fire season

June 12–FAIRFIELD — More than 40 rookie wildland firefighters…

Hundreds evacuated in Arizona wildfire near site of deadly 2013 blaze

Hundreds evacuated in Arizona wildfire near site of deadly 2013 blaze

Hundreds of residents in central Arizona were evacuated in a 400-acre…

Line of Duty Death

2nd firefighter dies battling huge Cyprus forest fire

2nd firefighter dies battling huge Cyprus forest fire

June 21st, 2016 | 0 Comments

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — A huge forest fire raging out of control for a third day in the mountains southwest…