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Firefighters free man stuck in storm drain pipe for 9 hours

Riverside County and Cal Fire firefighters on Tuesday freed a man who was wedged deep inside a storm drain pipe for nine hours in Temecula, authorities said.

Nashville firefighter shocked after seeing woman jogging after tornado

A firefighter with Nashville’s Fire Rescue service was bewildered as he surveyed the damage caused by the tornado that hit earlier this week, causing massive devastation.

California firefighters battle 4-alarm blaze for hours at a pallet yard

Firefighters were battling a four-alarm blaze Tuesday after a yard full of wooden pallets and used tires caught fire, fire officials said.

200 Firefighters respond to California brush fire that has forced residents...

A brush fire that broke out in the Santa Ana River bottom in Norco, Calif., quickly grew to 100 acres, forcing nearby residents to evacuate.

Firefighters rescue passengers from sinking Jungle Cruise ride at Disney World

Guests on Magic Kingdom's Jungle Cruise ride at Walt Disney World got a little more wet than they expected when their boat sank into shallow "swamp" waters.

Nashville tornado causes 40 structures to collapse, at least 9 killed

A powerful tornado struck downtown Nashville early Tuesday morning, causing extensive damage and killing at least five people, according to reports.

Florida man sets hospital bed on fire to get attention from...

A New Smyrna Beach man was annoyed that the nurses in the hospital were ignoring him.

Houston firefighter gets pinned between fire engine and SUV while battling...

Houston firefighters were injured in a massive three-alarm blaze in the Texas city, including one who was pinned between two emergency vehicles.

Driver arrested on DWI charge after slamming into Houston fire station,...

A Houston firefighter remains hospitalized morning after a driver crashed into the lounge area of an East End fire station late.

5 New York firefighters injured in garage fire set off by...

Five firefighters were brought to the hospital following a structure fire last night in Middlefield, according to Otsego County Sheriff Richard J. Devlin Jr.