Home Authors Posts by Staff Writer

Staff Writer

78 POSTS 0 COMMENTS

Raging 5,000 acre brush fires force evacuations, close highway in Florida

Far-reaching brush fires wreaked havoc in southwest Florida on Wednesday as homes were evacuated and a portion of a prominent highway was closed.

Video of Virginia fire department responding to 18-year-old who got stuck...

A Virginia teen is opening up about a game of hide-and-seek that ended with her stuck in a washing machine earlier this week and a fire department rescue, NBC News reported Tuesday.

FDNY bans firefighters from responding to calls that may be related...

The FDNY is pulling firefighters from answering medical calls that describe symptoms associated with coronavirus, the Daily News has learned.

Tennessee Titan’s field catches fire when pyrotechnic machine starts shooting fire...

A piece of equipment went up in flames before the Titans-Colts game at Nissan Stadium in Nashville, Tennessee, on Sunday, media outlets report.

Paramedics mistaken for police officers denied service at McDonald’s in Florida

A McDonald’s worker has been fired after allegedly refusing to serve a paramedics wearing full uniform, saying staff members “don’t serve badges” on Wednesday.

Quick thinking bag-boy grabs firefighter after seeing kids trapped in hot...

WINTER HAVEN — A 36-year-old pregnant Winter Haven woman was found passed out from a cocaine overdose in a running car with the air-conditioning off Monday, with two children under 5 years old crying and sweating in the sweltering vehicle, the Polk County Sheriff's Office said.

Infant dies, 5 children injured in apartment fire while mothers were...

One infant is killed and 5 others were injured in an apartment fire while their mothers were away at a nightclub in the Nashville area, authorities report.

Breaking: Massive explosion rocks south Florida, at least 20 injured

An explosion has ripped through a shopping center in South Florida, causing at least 20 injuries and possibly fatalities.

New York Mets minor league team starts brush fire with 4th...

A New York Mets minor league affiliate is sifting through the ashes after an Independence Day celebration went horribly wrong at their Florida Stadium.

Miami Dolphins’ Kendrick Norton has arm amputated in car crash

Miami Dolphins defensive tackle and former University of Miami player Kendrick Norton had his arm amputated in a car crash, his agent Malki Kawa announced on Twitter on Thursday.