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Carbon Dioxide fills streets in Germany after tanker leak

A faulty valve on a tanker truck in Germany caused quite the scene the other day, filling the streets with carbon dioxide. The Schillerplatz,...

Surviving the Holidays in the Firehouse

By John Morse It’s a part of the job that we don’t really like, but there are some things we can do to make it...

Man screaming “I am ISIS” threatens NY EMTs with knife

While screaming, "I am ISIS" through the streets of Brooklyn, an unstable man decided to target first responders along Wyckoff Avenue and Stanhope Street...

4,400 firefighters sue siren maker over their hearing loss

NEW YORK (AP) — There were times by the end of his shift that firefighter Joseph Nardone's head would be pounding, his eyes crossing...

Chemical explosion ignites 3-alarm fire in southwest Fresno

An explosion at a chemical manufacturing plant in Fresno, California caused a three-alarm fire on Friday night. According to Fresno Fire Battalion Chief Todd Tuggle,...

Fire Dept. swells ranks to promote safety

Dec. 19--PEABODY -- The expanded Peabody Fire Department will go into action on Jan. 1, according to Chief Steve Pasdon. Changes urged by Mayor Ted...

Third time’s a charm: FDNY recruit graduates despite her failing crucial...

Despite never receiving a passing score on the Functional Skills Test, a female FDNY recruit has graduated -- and now calls Engine 301 home. It...

Wedding crashers assault fire inspector in Jersey City

  A 60-year-old fire inspector was attacked by two wedding crashers in New Jersey on Saturday night. According to NJ.com, the fire inspector was working at...