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Dog starts house fire which put three children in hospital

Firefighters were called to a terraced house on Erasmus Street in Penmaenmawr in Conwy shortly after 7am today.

Man gets hand stuck in gas tank, then gets arrested

A KWIK TRIP to an Upper Darby gas station left one man im-Mobil Thursday after he got his finger stuck in his fuel tank and firefighters had to conduct a gas trick bypass.

Marines, firefighters cut through training obstacles

Marines and sailors met with the San Francisco Fire Department during an urban search and rescue training event at Treasure Island, Oct. 7, 2015, as part of Fleet Week San Francisco 2015.

Millions of dollars in California fire prevention money goes unspent

Amid a drought that has created bone-dry conditions across much of California's wildland area, a state fire prevention account has ended recent fiscal years with tens of millions of dollars unspent.

South Carolina flood: Swamped streets, hundreds of rescues, more door-to-door searches...

Days of torrential rains kept much of South Carolina and its capital gripped by floodwaters early Monday as emergency workers promised renewed door-to-door searches for anyone still trapped after a weekend deluge and hundreds of rescues.

Oregon shooting: Victim Treven Anspach, 20, called a quiet leader and...

Treven Anspach, 20, of Sutherlin was among the students killed in the mass shooting at Umpqua Community College.

I started making fire when I fell out of love with...

As a child, there were few things I wanted to do more than join the fire service, say play rugby for England perhaps.

National Fire Prevention Week is Here. A message from the Penfield...

On October 4 we begin to recognize Fire Prevention Week. This year's theme is "Hear the Beep Where You Sleep. Every Bedroom Needs a Working Smoke Alarm!"

Obama cites sacrifices made by fallen firefighters

President Barack Obama has paid tribute to firefighters who died in the line of duty and cited the sacrifices they made in service to a grateful nation.

911 Operator Busted for Making Fake Emergency Calls

Joselene Brunot, a 28-year-old NYPD 911 operator who allegedly made fake 911 calls was arrested on two counts of falsely reporting an incident.