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At least 4 wounded, including police officer, in Chicago shooting

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 04:59
A police spokesman said the gunman was dead, but it was not immediately clear if he took his own life or was killed by police

Enduring grief: Coping with first responder loss

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 00:50
Firefighters, paramedics and EMTs, though accustomed to death, need to process grief when losing someone close to them

2 Calif. men arrested for looting fire station during wildfire

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 00:11
Robert DePalma and William Erlbacher allegedly burglarized a Cal Fire station during the Camp fire, according to officials

NH ambulance catches fire en route to the hospital

Sun, 11/18/2018 - 23:22
Officials said the ambulance was transporting a patient when a reported mechanical issue caused the rig to go up in flames

Responders create makeshift hospital for evacuated patients in Calif. wildfire

Sun, 11/18/2018 - 23:08
Paramedics, nurses and others broke into the garage of a home that was unaffected by the fire to keep patients safe after an ambulance caught fire

Doctor recalls pulling new mom from burning ambulance in Calif. wildfire

Sun, 11/18/2018 - 23:08
Dr. David Russell was running from the Camp fire flames when he found a burning ambulance containing a woman who had just had a C-section

Firefighters discover triple homicide in burning Fla. home

Sun, 11/18/2018 - 22:54
All three victims suffered what officials described as upper body trauma that led to “non-fire related fatalities,” according to Hillsborough County Fire Rescue

3 Calif. firefighters hurt while battling wildfire

Sun, 11/18/2018 - 22:34
Cal Fire officials said the firefighters were moving away from a falling tree while battling the Buzzard fire when they were injured

President Trump visits fire-ravaged Calif.

Sun, 11/18/2018 - 22:12
A somber President Trump toured the devastation of California’s deadly wildfires and vowed to marshal the power of the federal government to help

150 Fla. first responders honored by county

Sun, 11/18/2018 - 07:30
Orange County's first medal-day ceremony was a chance for the fire department to acknowledge the bravery of first responders in front of the community

Ohio fire chief retires after 40-year career

Sun, 11/18/2018 - 07:30
After a career as a first responder and leader, Washington Twp. Fire Chief Bill Gaul has announced he will retire in March after nearly 40 years of service

Ore. fire district changes mutual aid policies amid wildfire aid

Sun, 11/18/2018 - 07:30
As firefighters help battle the Camp Fire, the Cannon Beach Rural Fire Protection District passed a policy limiting how often crews can be sent to other places

La. playground showcases first responder vehicles

Sat, 11/17/2018 - 07:30
The Outdoor First Responder's Playground and Exhibit features a fire truck donated by the Thibodaux Volunteer Fire Department and a patrol car

Pa. announces $55.1 million for volunteer firefighters

Sat, 11/17/2018 - 07:30
More than 2,500 municipal governments will receive 2018 state tax-generated funds to distribute to volunteer firefighters relief associations

Pa. announces $55.1 million for volunteer firefighters

Sat, 11/17/2018 - 07:30
More than 2,500 municipal governments will receive 2018 state tax-generated funds to distribute to volunteer firefighters relief associations

Ill. city votes to cut fire, police positions to fill budget hole

Sat, 11/17/2018 - 07:30
The Peoria City Council voted 8-3 Tuesday to approve eliminating 22 firefighter and 16 police positions as part of a move to close a $6 million budget hole

Pa. city votes to cut fire, police positions to fill budget hole

Sat, 11/17/2018 - 07:30
The Peoria City Council voted 8-3 Tuesday to approve eliminating 22 firefighter and 16 police positions as part of a move to close a $6 million budget hole

Maintaining technical EMS skills: Where should fire departments draw the line?

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 02:50
Though it may be convenient to have a slew of firefighter-paramedics at every call, it may not be practical or financially sustainable for every department

Firefighters, paramedics fight back fire to save woman who just gave birth

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 02:14
Heather Roebuck said goodbye to her newborn daughter as she was evacuated by ambulance after a C-section, only to have the ambulance catch fire

Ala. fire chief retiring after 30 years of service

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 23:16
Birmingham Fire and Rescue Service Chief Charles Gordon is ending his 30-year tenure on Dec. 28

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