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Former fire & rescue captain arrested for kidnapping & sexually assaulting...

A disgraced Arizona fire captain from Gilbert has been arrested on sex crimes charges.

Five firefighters injured, multiple homes damaged as one house burns to...

Several residents in the Georgia city of Macon expressed their thanks for the firefighters who risked their lives to save three homes that went up in flames on Wednesday night, including five firefighters who were hospitalized.

Historic 100-year-old building burns to the ground as 20 people living...

A 100-year-old building in the town of De Pere Wisconsin burned to the ground, and roughly 20 people who live on the building's second floor were able to escape before the flames trapped them inside.

Massachusetts firefighter union has ‘no confidence’ in chief, want him out...

The Bourne firefighters union says it doesn't want to wait until July to get rid of outgoing fire chief Normal Sylvester Jr. According to MassLive.com,...

Missouri fire district puts up funny recruitment ad promising “low pay...

A rural Missouri fire department decided to poke fun at itself to drum up recruitment.

City Council approves layoffs of 200+ Houston firefighters

City Council voted Wednesday to send 60-day layoff notices to 220 Houston firefighters, the latest round of pink slips intended to help offset the cost of implementing raises required by Proposition B.

Investigators believe massive SC house fire was intentional, find two bodies...

A South Carolina home that was once the site of a murder investigation scene caught fire in what authorities are suspecting to be a case of arson.

One of the oldest courthouses in Tennessee has been destroyed in...

The Loudon County Courthouse will not be seeing any more cases for the foreseeable future. That's because it sustained major damage after a fire erupted inside the building.

Firefighters battle six-alarm fire, power knocked out for thousands in California

A six-alarm fire just south of downtown Stockton early Tuesday caused damage in the millions of dollars, created a major electrical power outage and sent one firefighter to the hospital.

Florida firefighters will have cancer coverage added to insurance as State...

The Florida Senate voted unanimously Tuesday to entitle firefighters to cancer coverage as part of doing their jobs, moving Florida closer to joining about 40 other states designating the disease an occupational hazard for those first responders.