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Death toll in Mexican pipeline explosion rises to 66

MEXICO CITY — The death toll from a pipeline fire in central Mexico rose to 66 early Saturday, with 76 others injured.

Despite offering free health care to illegal immigrants, no maternity leave...

The Big Apple is awash in civil service scandal yet again, after a pregnant FDNY worker called Mayor Bill de Blasio and asked why she doesn’t get paid maternity leave, despite new healthcare initiatives by the mayor that even extend to illegal immigrants.

Update: 20 dead after limousine accident in Upstate New York

Update: Multiple sources are reporting that 20 people were killed in Upstate New York yesterday when a limousine and a car collided, sending the...

Some North Carolina fire departments to get ballistic gear

Steve DeVane The Fayetteville Observer, N.C. Volunteer fire departments in Cumberland County are getting protective ballistic gear intended to protect them in active shooter situations. Firefighters and...

Breaking: Suspect opens fire on firefighters from inside burning home; active...

As firefighters arrived at a structure fire early this morning in the Harbor Gateway area of Los Angeles several gunshots rang out, forcing the...

Chicago Fire Lt. charged after punching firefighter during roll call

A Chicago Fire Lieutenant is facing the heat after punching one of his fellow firefighters in the face. Lt. Leonard Johnson was charged with misdemeanor...

Fire in Venezuelan prison ignites during riot, kills over 70

Scores of prisoners and several civilians are reported to have been killed in a fire that swept through a police station in Venezuela, reportedly...

Two wildfires combine to form massive inferno in Florida

_informq.push(); Carlos R. Munoz Sarasota Herald-Tribune, Fla. SARASOTA COUNTY — A beehive smoker, bush-hogging mowers and a tire blowout are just three of the ways brush fires...

Update: Several fatalities reported after massive new pedestrian bridge at FIU...

_informq.push(); A giant pedestrian bridge spanning across a major road in Miami-Dade County has collapsed less than one week since it was set into place,...

Breaking: Russian plane crashes, all 71 passengers aboard reportedly deceased

  A Russian plane carrying 71 people has crashed, killing everyone on board. The Saratov Airlines flight out of Moscow went down shortly after takeoff, according...