A school bus belonging to the the Knox County Public Schools had its work day cut short, after it overturned early Friday morning while taking students to class. One student required hospitalization for evaluation.
According to the Maui Fire Department, a couple from Canada called for help while snorkeling at Black Rock. A family of four and another nearby couple swam over to help but found themselves also unable to deal with the strong northerly current.
North Providence officials have deferred a decision on whether to suspend the fire chief's benefits allowing time for review of records. The chief is accused of collecting almost $180,000 in pension and health-care benefits he wasn't entitled to receive.
Four men jumped the second floor to escape a fire in a Lebanon, Ind., apartment and then helped people get out of the building that was quickly becoming engulfed in fire. One man was killed in the blaze.
Customs in Mexico rejected 20 sets of used firefighter gear because they were classified as 'used clothing' and the country does allow importation of those items. The Burlington-based sender will try again calling them equipment.
Marion Body Works has built a showpiece 22-foot custom rescue for the responders with the Sugar Creek Township Fire Department in New Palestine, Indiana. The apparatus was featured in the Marion booth at FDIC in Indianapolis this year.
The unit is...