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The Associated Press NEW YORK — An explosion inside a Chinatown building on Thursday led to a fire and a partial collapse, injuring a dozen people, including firefighters. ...
NY Daily Times NEW YORK — A city firefighter will be given the FDNY’s highest honor Wednesday for saving more than two dozen lives during Hurricane Sandy while he was ...
The Associated Press PHILADELPHIA — After a slow but steady overnight search buoyed by the discovery of a woman in the rubble, rescue workers at the scene of a building ...
By Steve Karnowski The Associated Press ST. PAUL, Minn. — A fourth-grade field trip to a Mississippi River park popular with fossil hunters turned deadly Wednesday when ...
OKLAHOMA CITY — Videos show storm chasers intercepting the monstrous tornado from within a half mile in Moore, Okla. The violent tornado plowed through the suburb on Monday ...
Proper training and understanding of the Halligan will make forcing the door faster and easier. ...
DALLAS — A firefighter died Monday morning after being trapped for hours during a six-alarm condominium blaze. WFAA reported that Stanley Wilson, a 28-year veteran with ...
KTRK HOUSTON — Volunteer firefighters saved a man from a burning home Sunday morning. The fire broke out around 10am at home in the 18000 Tanager Lane in the Rosewood Hills ...
CHINA — Video shows how a group of firefighters and bystanders helped rescue a group of workmen caught in a flash flood moments before their vehicles were swept away by ...
The cause of the fire has not been released and investigators remain on the scene ...
BBC News PITTSBURGH, Pa. — According to the BBC News report by Leo Kelion US researchers froma Pittsburgh based research centre, working on a snake-like robot, have tested ...
MyFoxPhoenix.com APACHE JUNCTION, Ariz. — A pickup truck carrying four people went over a cliff at the Fish Creek Hill overpass near State Route 88 and Mile Post 222, east of ...
INDIANAPOLIS — Thermal imaging camera maker FLIR rolled out two cameras at FDIC priced for fire departments on tight budgets. The only difference between the two units is ...
Rescuers had to handle rugged terrain to reach one plane that ignited a fire when it crashed ...
The Associated Press LUSHAN, China — Luo Shiqiang sat near chunks of concrete, bricks and a ripped orange sofa and told how his grandfather was just returning from feeding ...
UPI.com LAKE ARROWHEAD, Calif. — The three-person crew of a California fire engine said they spotted an injured dog on their way back to the station and decided to help. Lake ...
PHOENIX — A new study shows that a six-firefighter crew responding to low, first alarm is the most effective way to knock down a high-rise fire and rescue victims. The time ...
Efforts to rescue two victims were hampered by window burglar bars; 1 woman died a teen was rescued ...
By Curt Anderson and Suzette Laboy The Associated Press MIAMI — An Ohio family spent a rainy, anxious night in the vast Florida Everglades when their airboat became stuck in ...
By Gillian Flaccus The Associated Press RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. — Rescuers who plucked a young woman on Thursday from a steep, rocky canyon wall said she was ...