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Demoted for having an affair while on-duty, Florida firefighter may return...

Former Orange County battalion chief Darien Butler had an affair with a 911 dispatcher last year, which cost him three ranks and $20,000 in salary, but now may be moved back to his old position after good work and behavior.

Florida firefighters perform high-angle rescue after construction worker has medical emergency

Rescue workers aided a man who may have passed out or experienced a seizure after he fell while working on a building under construction Tuesday morning.

Body cam shows officers pull injured, trapped woman from flaming car

Zion police released the body camera video from one of two patrol officers who responded to the scene of a burning vehicle Friday night, where a quick-moving fire required them to make a dramatic rescue.

Fireballs shoot into the sky after major explosion at California refinery

The Contra Costa Fire Protection District said in a press conference that firefighters will continue to apply firefighting foam and water to the two compromised tanks, and assured residents that the fire is contained to the NuStar Energy facility in Crockett.

11 firefighters injured after two FDNY trucks crashed into each other...

Two FDNY trucks responding to a call in Brooklyn crashed into at least two other cars, and clipped a 68-year-old man Tuesday night, police said.

San Antonio firefighter struck by car while working hotel fire

A San Antonio firefighter is in critical condition after he was struck by a car while working a scene early Tuesday morning.

Texas fire chief defends response to downtown fire, says 23-year-old ladder...

Following the fire that ravage parts of downtown Denison last week Denison Fire Rescue Chief Gregg Lloyd addressed the issue of why Denison's ladder truck was unavailable to respond to the fire.

San Diego house fire claims the lives of two, injure three...

A second person has died as a result of an early morning fire in a Logan Heights home over the weekend, authorities and a family friend confirmed Monday.

Good boy: Search & Rescue team carry injured 190-pound dog two...

It was supposed to be a casual hike along the Salt Lake on Sunday for Floyd, a 190-pound mastiff, and his owner, but something happened about two miles in that forced them to change their plans.

Firefighter struck by bullet after it was set off by house...

A volunteer firefighter was struck in the face by a bullet after heat from a house fire set it off Saturday.