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  1. new DC aims to improve emergency medical serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    Fire and ambulance response times have improved in D.C., and officials detailed plans Wednesday to advance emergency medical service as well. Since 2015, officials said, the city has bought or refurbished dozens of ambulances, fire engines and ladder trucks, hired more than a hundred firefighter medics and boosted training schedules.

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  2. Man tries to burn out moles, torches neighbor's house insteadRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | NBC12

    A Missouri man's attempt to take on pests in his yard backfired on Monday. The man hoped a contained grass fire would drive out the moles burrowed underground.

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  3. Apartment fire at Cardinal Oaks Apartment Complex inaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KBMT

    Beaumont Fire Department is working an apartment fire at the Cardinal Oaks Apartment Complex at the 1200 block of Saxe Street in Beaumont.

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  4. North Vancouver apartment fire sends 1 person to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    As of 5 p.m. Wednesday, the City of North Vancouver Fire Department said the fire had been extinguished and one resident was sent to hospital.

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  5. Electrical malfunction at Henderson office building causes $245K in damagesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    The Henderson Fire Department at 8:55 a.m. responded to a call of a commercial structure fire at 715 Mall Ring Circle, near the corner of Stephanie Street and Galleria Drive. Smoke was seen coming from the two-story building's second floor.

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  6. Phoenix crews rescue injured hiker on Camelback Mountain, the 2nd in 2 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    Phoenix fire officials were called to rescue an injured hiker on a Camelback Mountain trail Wednesday afternoon, the second in two days at the popular recreation area. Phoenix crews rescue injured hiker on Camelback Mountain, the 2nd in 2 days Phoenix fire officials were called to rescue an injured hiker on a Camelback Mountain trail Wednesday afternoon, the second in two days at the popular recreation area.

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  7. Crews knock down North Vancouver apartment fireRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | North Shore News

    District of North Vancouver Fire and Rescue Services members on the scene of a fire in upper Lonsdale. photo Paul McGrath, North Shore News The fire broke out in a three-storey walk-up apartment at 26th and Lonsdale around 4:30 p.m. By 5 p.m. the fire was out but crews are expected to remain on scene for much of the night checking for flare-ups, according to North Vancouver City Fire Department Chief Dan Pistilli.

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  8. Westgate Resorts breaks ground on reconstruction after wildfires Read Story Raishad HardnettRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Nearly three months after wildfires tore through Sevier County, the largest employer in Gatlinburg is breaking ground on its $150 million project to rebuild. Westgate Resorts was one of the most devastated communities in the wake of the fires.

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  9. Bernalillo County Fire Department debuts new fire engineRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque

    The Bernalillo County Fire Department debuted its new fire engine Wednesday with a push-in ceremony. That's where firefighters literally push the new truck into the firehouse.

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  10. Spokane Valley fire roundup: 'Bucket brigade' douses molten metal ...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    A call at the Kaiser Aluminum plant in Spokane Valley early one morning last week led to hours of effort by Spokane Valley Fire Department crews to put out a fire caused by molten metal. Crews were called to the plant in the 15000 block of East Euclid Avenue at 4:50 a.m. on Feb. 16 to find heavy fire under one of the remelt furnaces, said department spokeswoman Melanie Rose.

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  11. Man taken to hospital for smoke inhalation in NW Portland apartment fireRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Fire crews responded to the report of a fire in an apartment building on Northwest Everett Street between 20th and 21st avenues on Feb. 22, 2017. A man was taken to a hospital to be treated for smoke inhalation Wednesday after a fire broke out in a Northwest Portland apartment.

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  12. Huge fire erupts at waste recycling factory in Sydney,100 firefighters battling blazeRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    A huge factory fire broke out on Thursday in the Australian city of Sydney, with over 100 firefighters currently battling the blaze. The smoke from the waste recycling plant fire can be seen right across the city, with firefighters establishing a perimeter around the blaze in the suburb of Chullora, evacuating all local residents from their homes and workers from neighbouring businesses.

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  13. Man's body found in Cumberland RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WKRN

    ... overtime to give Calgary the win and pulled the Flames within a point of the Predators in the Wild Card The Nashville Fire Department told News 2 the body was recovered near the 500 block of Davidson Street in East Nashville just after 6 p.m. Fire ...

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  14. Structure fire causes Bridge Access shutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Peninsula Clarion

    A Nikiski Fire Department engine arrives on the scene of a structure fire on Bridge Access Road on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017 in Kenai, Alaska. Smoke billows into the air from the scene of a structure fire Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017 on Bridge Access Road in Kenai, Alaska.

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  15. Firefighters battle massive factory fire in ChulloraRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Fairfield City Champion

    Firefighters are battling a huge blaze at a waste recycling centre in Sydney's west that has sent a plume of thick black smoke across the city's skyline. The fire broke out at the centre on Muir Road in Chullora just before 9.30am on Thursday, and quickly engulfed the large building.

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  16. Chullora fire: Blaze destroys Sydney recycling centreRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    A fire has broken out at a waste recycling centre in Sydney , sending a massive plume of thick, black smoke across the city's west. There are 100 firefighters currently battling the fierce flames after they were called to the scene on Muir Road in Chullora at 9.21 on Thursday morning.

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  17. D.C. mayor wants insurance companies to pay for ambulance service in DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... strained the city's system. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser (D) said requiring insurance companies to pay would help ensure the fire department is reimbursed for care not only given during transport but also while at the scene of an emergency. Under current ...

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  18. Entire Panhandle under "Red Flag Warning" for wildfire threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Amarillo.com

    The National Weather Service has issued a "Red Flag Warning" for the entire Texas Panhandle as well as parts of Oklahoma and New Mexico. A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions are either occurring now, or will shortly, according to an NWS statement on Wednesday afternoon.

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  19. Western Oklahoma Braces for Extreme Fire DangerRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KSWO

    "Under these extreme conditions we are strongly discouraging any burning in any county west of Interstate 35 tomorrow," said State Forester George Geissler. "Oklahoma Forestry Services personnel are monitoring the weather forecasts and fire danger and have wildfire task forces and Oklahoma National Guard aircraft prepared to respond as fires occur."

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  20. $8m dollar payout for Gippsland bushfire victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... on behalf of local landholders who suffered injury, damage or loss as a result of the blaze. The group alleged the fire started as a result of contact between a power line, owned and operated by Ausnet Electricity Services, and pine trees that had ...

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