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Overdose deaths taking toll on first responders

Addiction caused distance to grow between paramedic Trisha Richter and a family member. Then it brought them back together briefly when she revived the...

Smokejumpers prepare to parachute into US wildfires

RIO PUERCO, N.M. — Smokejumpers who parachute to remote wildfires with enough firefighting gear to last a few days in the backcountry are practicing...

Wildfire forces evacuation of whole Utah ski town

A fast-moving wildfire officials said was sparked by human action forced officials to order a full evacuation of a Utah ski resort town. Town marshals...

Daughter caught the ‘firefighter fever’ watching her dad

June 16--Natalie Hernandez watched firefighters respond to a car accident that split the female driver's head open -- and thought it was the coolest...

Three firefighters hurt while battling 2-alarm fire

Three Richmond firefighters were injured battling a two-alarm house fire in North Side on Friday morning. The fire was in a two-story home at 2813...

Woman possibly died as result of suspected arson attack at hospital

An elderly woman could have died as a result of a suspected arson attack at a hospital. Firefighters tackled the blaze at the Royal Stoke...

KC firefighter in coma after suffering heat stroke during training exercise

June 17--A Kansas City firefighter is reportedly in a coma after a heat stroke possibly brought on by consuming energy drinks. According to KCTV-TV 5,...

Like a soldier going into battle, firefighter’s helmet highlights haunting reality

A London firefighter is being praised online for the poignant photo posted to social media as he responded to the Grenfell Tower blaze Wednesday...

Dystiny Myers killing focus of ‘Murder Among Friends’ Season 2 premier

June 16--The Season 2 premiere of the "Murder Among Friends" television show will focus on the 2010 murder of Santa Maria teen Dystiny Myers....

Firefighters rescue deer caught between fence and wall

Fire crews in Colorado helped rescue a young deer that found itself trapped between a wall and chain fence on Wednesday morning. Poudre Fire Authority...