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  1. Fire heavily damages Six Corners auto repair shopRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    Dennis Leger, executive aide to Fire Commissioner Joseph Conant, said the 10:06 p.m. blaze started in an Acura TXS parked very close to the exterior wall of Junior's Auto Body and Repair at 151 Pine St. Flames from the burning car shot up the side of the building and into the wood-framed roof structure on top of the concrete block building. Fire spread from that part of the building into an adjacent wood-framed office area.


  2. FDNY: 12 injured when bus crashes into Queens homeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Fire officials say a dozen people were injured when a New York City transit bus crashed into a home in Queens. A spokeswoman for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority says the bus was traveling down Guy R. Brewer Boulevard when it collided with a car traveling the opposite direction.


  3. Where's the Fire? Declining fire totals change nature of firefighter missionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Fires in America have declined more than 60 percent over the last four decades, even as the U.S. population has gone up more than 40 percent. This trend has turned firefighters into more emergency responders.


  4. Insurance costs should lower in Pine RidgeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Mt. Airy News

    Pine Ridge Volunteer Fire Department Chief Chris Galyean said he has been working to improve his department's rating with the state Department of Insurance since taking the position of fire chief five years ago.


  5. FDNY: 1 dead, 3 others injured in apparent gas blastRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Lewistown Sentinel

    Officials suspect a recently disconnected stove may have caused an apparent gas explosion Saturday that killed a woman and injured three others in Brooklyn. City Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro said firefighters received a call around 1 p.m. reporting an explosion at a building in the Borough Park neighborhood.


  6. Bushfire threatens homes in TownsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Age

    Queensland Fire and Emergency Services issued a watch and act alert, which warns some properties may be lost and advises those in the vicinity of Cape Cleveland to enact their bushfire plan.


  7. At mall, safety lessonsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Messenger

    ... photo by Hans Madsen Alex Carpenter, 7, of Duncombe, gets a little help from Iowa Central Community College second-year fire science student Phil Gilman, of Council Bluffs, as he learns to use a fire extinguisher during the annual Health and Safety ...


  8. Hill City families receive free smoke alarm installationsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    The American Red Cross and the Hill City Volunteer Fire Department has teamed up to install smoke detectors in Hill City homes. The Home Fire Preparedness Campaign is to teach people how to be prepared for home fires and reduce the number of injury and death during fire season.


  9. Cops and Courts: Oct. 4, 2015: Santa Cruz boating competitors have close encounter with whaleRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... was no hint of whales before or after it. He popped up and he was really big.” No injuries in vehicle fire at Capitola gas station >> A Volkswagen camper van caught fire shortly before noon Saturday at a gas station at 41st Avenue and ...


  10. Ex-chief suing Black Forest district for $1 million over his departureRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Denver Post

    Bob Harvey, the former Black Forest Fire Rescue Protection District chief, has sued the fire district for $1 million, claiming the department wrongfully terminated him in 2014, defamed him and caused emotional harm. The chief's departure in June 2014 was mysterious.


  11. Upper Mountain Fire Co. hosts open houseRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Fire engine rides, a live burn demonstration and hands-on challenges for attendees will join fire safety education and blood pressure checks Saturday at the Upper Mountain Fire Co.' s annual community open house.


  12. Police hunt Sydney train attackersRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    RESIDENTS in the vicinity of Cape Cleveland near Townsville, have been advised to enact their bushfire plans as a large fire burns out of control. AS Sydney enters day three of a hot spell not seen for years in the month of October, the best place to be tomorrow will be the beach.


  13. Cape Cleveland bushfire threatens homes south east of TownsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Age

    Fire fighters are struggling to control the blaze, which was less than 30 kilometres from the far-north Queensland city at 2pm. It was moving quickly through bush near Riley Road, Camp Cleveland, and expected to impact Meehan Road, Riley Road and Cape Cleveland Road in the coming hours.


  14. Too Close to HomeRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | My Adventures in the US of A

    Literally. Last night there was a fire, a mere 0.4 mile away. It was about midnight, and I was still doing a bit of work on the computer when I heard a siren blasting across the front of our property.


  15. Erie firehouse crew lives like a family, works as a teamRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    An hour earlier, the four-man Erie Bureau of Fire crew was at the foot of East Avenue after a man accidentally drove his car into the lake. The driver, who was able to get out of the vehicle on his own, claimed his brakes failed.


  16. Weirton observing Fire Prevention Week with adviceRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Weirton Daily Times

    That's the message behind this year's Fire Prevention Week campaign, "Heat the Beep Where You Sleep.


  17. Fire departments show their best as Hopatcong hosts annual paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    Gratitude and appreciation hung heavy in the air Saturday afternoon at the 95th Annual Sussex County Firemen's Association Inspection Day and Parade. Despite some awful cold and damp October weather, people were more than willing to brave the elements in an effort to show appreciation for the work and sacrifice of fire and emergency departments from all across the county.


  18. Urn salvaged from Polk Avenue house fire 46 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    Jaylynn Ocanas comforts friend Elyza Garza, 16, as a Victoria firefighter checks the inside of her mother's urn Saturday afternoon after a fire at Garza's home. To donate to the Crossroads Chapter of the American Red Cross or to help fire victims, call 361-894-1232.


  19. Fire safety among senior center eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    ... interactive program, a spin-off of her earlier program "Successful Aging." a Oct. 20 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. will have Fire Prevention in the Home. Dennis Rucker with the Cobb County Fire Department will teach one how to properly use a fire ...


  20. Bart Castleberry announces mayoral bidRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... native, Castleberry has served his hometown for 35 years. After working in a family business, he joined the Conway Fire Department as a firefighter in 1981. After retiring as chief in 2013, Bart was asked to lead the city's building permits, ...