A man was hospitalized for evaluation Wednesday after barricading himself in a home, setting a fire inside it and then leaving through a back window, authorities said.
Sam Springsteen, the youngest son of legendary New Jersey rocker Bruce Springsteen, was among the 15 Jersey City firefighters sworn in Tuesday during a ceremony at City Hall.
An airplane returning to Los Angeles International Airport on Tuesday morning dropped jet fuel onto a school playground, dousing several students at Park Avenue Elementary School in Cudahy, officials said.
A brave crew of firefighters rescued an unconscious victim from a powerful blaze that erupted in a Brooklyn apartment building early Sunday, officials said.
Police are investigating after a substitute teacher and a student at Miami Central Senior High School went at it like two WWE fighters in the middle of class.
A Florida battalion chief is looking for a new job after he failed to report a very sensual relationship with a much younger subordinate, bringing shame to the Orange County Fire Rescue Service.
He died of a broken heart five hours after learning his brother was gone.
A Delmont man is behind bars after police say he tried to rob a house dressed as a firefighter.
A Roane County firefighter is dead after he crashed the fire truck he was driving while on his way to a structure fire.
Crews have rescued a man who fell through ice at Cedar Swamp, off Flanders Road.