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  • Fla. Teen Set on Fire, 3 in Custody

    DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla.

    News • October 13th, 2009

  • Tenn. FF Resigns in Sex Scandal

    NASHVILLE, Tenn.

    News • October 11th, 2009

  • 'Mud Bogging' Teen Rescued From Pa. Mud Pit

    LUZERNE TOWNSHIP, Pa. --  It's called "mud bogging," where the goal is to drive a vehicle through a pit of mud. But as one teenager found out in Fayette County, it can be dangerous. Crews had to rescue a 15-year-old who was "mud bogging" in...

    News • October 10th, 2009

  • Man Arrested in Plot to Blow Up Colo. Officer's Home

    PUEBLO, Colo.

    News • October 7th, 2009

  • Plug-In Air Freshener Causes N.C. Fire

    BESSEMER CITY, N.C. --  A plug-in air freshener is to blame for a Bessemer City fire that killed a dozen pets, investigators said. The blaze on Chestnut Wood Road early Wednesday took the lives of four dogs, four cats, a snake and an iguana.

    News • October 7th, 2009

  • Laid-Off Boston FFs Get Jobs Back

    BOSTON --   More than 100 Bay State firefighters who were laid off during budget cuts will get their jobs back, Gov.

    News • October 7th, 2009

  • Hawaii Firefighters Rescue Man in Canal

    WAIPAHU, Hawaii --   Firefighters rescued a man who fell into a 15-foot drainage canal Monday in Waipahu. Emergency personnel were called at about 9:45 a.m. when a man walking by saw the victim on the bottom of the canal. It was on Lumikula Street...

    News • October 6th, 2009

  • Okla. Scuffle Trooper in Trouble Again

    HOLDENVILLE, Okla. -- An Oklahoma Highway Patrol trooper who was suspended after a scuffle with an EMT last May has been accused once again. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol confirmed Trooper Daniel Martin is on administrative leave following a traffic...

    News • October 5th, 2009

  • Lightning Strikes Ohio Church Steeple

    GREENE COUNTY, Ohio --   A historic Greene County church caught fire Friday morning and investigators say lightning is to blame. Flames and smoke were seen shooting from the bell tower of the church around 8 a.m. An iWitness7 reporter captured this...

    News • October 2nd, 2009

  • Kent Clark Pulls Mom From Burning Apartment in N.H.

    MANCHESTER, N.H. --  Kent Clark couldn't hear the fire alarm or call for help, but he managed to get his family out of a burning apartment Thursday morning.

    News • October 2nd, 2009

  • Three Firefighters Injured in Calif. Wildfire

    FREMONT, Calif. --   Three firefighters were injured while combating a 15-acre vegetation fire burning in a wooded area east of Fremont Thursday afternoon, a Cal Fire captain said. The blaze, reported shortly before 4 p.m. in the area of Niles...

    News • October 2nd, 2009

  • Hornets Hamper Okla. Firefighters' Efforts

    NORMAN, Okla.

    News • October 2nd, 2009

  • Fla. FFs Say Station Making Them Sick

    ORLANDO, Fla. --   Firefighters in Orlando say their firehouse is making them sick. As a result, the city is considering spending millions to tear the old building down. Firefighters have complained about possible mold issues at station number 9 on...

    News • October 2nd, 2009

  • Pa. FFs Are No Shows For Blaze

    SOMERSET COUNTY, Pa. --   There was a heated meeting in Shade Township Thursday night in the wake of a fire where the local volunteer fire department didn't show. Residents in Shade had a lot of questions for township supervisors. They want to know...

    News • October 1st, 2009

  • Police Say Man Stole From Fire Truck in Ore.

    OREGON CITY, Ore. -- A man caught on camera celebrating his lottery ticket win at a grocery store is wanted on charges he stole from firefighters while they trained at a local park, police said Monday. Oregon City police...

    News • September 29th, 2009