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  • 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

  • Man Crashes into N.C. Firehouse, Dies


    News • September 29th, 2009

  • Ore. Residents on Edge After Multiple Fires

    TIGARD, Ore. -- People living at a Tigard mobile home park are on edge because of mysterious fires that are being set around homes. Gilda Burks, a resident of Royal Villa Park, said her American flag, which hung from the...

    News • September 29th, 2009

  • Fire Closes Highway 190 in Sequoia National Forest

    SEQUOIA NATIONAL FOREST -- A wildland fire discovered Sunday evening continues to burn along Highway 190. The fire known as the Power Fire has burned over 400 acres and is only 15 percent contained. Highway 190...

    News • September 29th, 2009

  • Fla. Firefighter Climbs Into Sewer Drain To Rescue Dog

    MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- Firefighters rescued a dog that fell into a sewer drain Monday afternoon after it was hit by a car. A vehicle hit the dog, a female miniature pinscher, near U.S. 441 and 196th Street in Miami...

    News • September 29th, 2009

  • Gas Line Ruptures Clears Calif. Traffic Court

    BAKERSFIELD, Calif. -- On Monday around 1:07 p.m., a call was received by the Kern County Fire Department for a gas leak behind the Superior Court of California, Traffic Court in the 3100 block of Arrow Street in...

    News • September 29th, 2009

  • Fire Destroys West Palm, Fla., Beach Car Dealership

    WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- A fire gutted the inside of a West Palm Beach car dealership Monday morning. The fire started at about 9 a.m. at KOL Auto Sales in the 5600 block of Broadway. "Always a sad day when you...

    News • September 28th, 2009

  • Six People Hurt in Fla. Crash with 15 Cars, One Bus

    HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. -- Authorities said six people were hurt in a collision on Interstate 75 on Sunday. The crash involved more than 15 cars and a charter bus. The Hillsborough County Fire-Rescue chief said none of...

    News • September 27th, 2009

  • Fla. Church Catches Fire During Mass

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Members of a local church had their Sunday morning service interrupted when a fire broke out in the building. There were about 70 people inside the Lighthouse Church of God, including a dozen...

    News • September 27th, 2009

  • Roof Collapses On Under-Construction Fire House in Ind.

    FRANKLIN, Ind. -- The roof of a fire house under construction in Franklin collapsed over the weekend. Sometime early Saturday morning, a passer-by noticed the wooden trusses on the building had fallen in and called...

    News • September 27th, 2009

  • Wis. Chase Ends With Vehicle Arson, Arrest On Interstate

    MILTON, Wis. -- The Rock County Sheriff's Department said that an early morning car chase ended with a suspect setting a vehicle on fire on the interstate before being arrested Saturday.

    News • September 27th, 2009