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Coast Guard rescues seven from burning fishing boat off Oahu coast

Six crew members and an NOAA observer had to be rescued from the Pacific waters after their 46-foot fishing boat went off in flames on Tuesday.

Texas FD retrofitting military trucks for water rescue operations as Tropical...

A fire department in Texas is using old military vehicles as rescue trucks- the kind that could help drivers trapped in storms that have recently made a mark on the Lone Star State.

Boiler explosion at Maryland high school injures three people

McDonogh School closed early and canceled all after-school activities after an explosion Wednesday morning that injured a child and two outside contractors working on the school’s Owings Mills campus, the Baltimore County Fire Department said.

“Jersey Shore” star turned EMT suing FDNY, says her boss begged...

"Jersey Shore” reality star Angelina Pivarnick is suing the city, alleging an EMS lieutenant groped her and begged her for sex, and another sexually harassed her when she worked as an emergency medical technician on Staten Island.

Jacksonville fire captain seriously injured after he crashes fire engine

A veteran Jacksonville firefighter was injured when the fire engine he was driving crashed and overturned Sunday morning on Interstate 10.

Four firefighters injured, body found in San Jose arson fire

Arson investigators are examining a three-alarm fire at a downtown San Jose building based on suspicions that the operator of a recently shuttered adult entertainment shop there set the Sunday evening blaze, authorities said.

Man blows up his own home on his daughter’s wedding day

A Pennsylvania man blew up his house in an apparent suicide on his daughter's wedding day, according to authorities.

Suspect arrested in synagogue fire, police don’t believe it was a...

City of Duluth officials announced Sunday the name of the man arrested in connection with the fire that destroyed Adas Israel Congregation synagogue.

22 injured after deck collapses at Jersey Shore firefighter event

At least 22 people were injured, including some children, when a multilevel deck collapsed during a firefighter event at the Jersey Shore on Saturday night, according to authorities.

BREAKING: Firefighter killed, multiple injured in massive Maine propane explosion

A firefighter is dead and multiple people have been injured after a massive explosion in the Maine town of Farmington.