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Man posing as Firefighter busted while speeding to make drug deal

Authorities say 47-year-old Christopher Cassidy was impersonating a firefighter and got caught while doing "80 in a 45"--blowing right past a Montgomery County constable.   With...

EMT suspended after rushing to aid choking student in Brooklyn

A New York City EMT, who sprung into action to try and save the life of a little girl, has been suspended without pay...

FDNY firefighter who resigned after failing drug test asking for second...

43-year old Glen Merkitch, a former FDNY firefighter, wants his job back.   He claims a random drug test that showed cocaine in his system back...

Santaquin Fire respond to magnesium, propane fire

According to the Santaquin Fire/EMS Rescue Facebook Page crews from their department responded to a structure fire at 8:22 p.m. on October 27th. Once on...

Video: House fire sets off unexpected fireworks show

There was an unexpected fireworks show Monday after a house caught fire, lighting all of the fireworks being stored in the house to ignite....

13 of our Favorite Firefighter and First Responder Halloween Costumes

As Halloween approaches and the parties begin, here are a few of our favorite costume ideas for Firefighter and First Responders.  From babies to...

Assisting the Ambulance

When you see the ambulance going down the street these days there is a good chance it is being followed by some type of...

Pranks, Contests and Practical Jokes

There is no job that has more practical jokes and pranks than the fire service. There might be a crazy person or two in...

Pasco County firefighters make touching music video for colleague battling breast...

Some very dedicated and creative firefighters in Pasco County produced a music video for their friend and colleague who’s battling breast cancer.

Officer rescues man who set himself on fire in Stony Brook

A Suffolk County police officer saved the life of a suicidal man who set himself on fire in his car outside a movie theater in Stony Brook, NY.