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- Truck Driver Crushed by Trailer at Frisco Construction Site
A truck driver died Wednesday at a construction site in Frisco when the truck's trailer overturned onto its cab, firefighters say. Photo Credit: NBC 5 News.
NBC. Thursday, 15 Aug 2019.
- Cute kitten drowning in Malaysian Typhoon Lekima gets CPR and survives
A cute kitten who was drowning on a roof during Typhoon Lekima, in Sungai Petani, Kedah, Malaysia, has been saved - after firefighter
Amirul gave it chest compressions.
Daily Mail. Wednesday, 14 Aug 2019.
- Greek island suffers 'terrible' wildfires
Hundreds of villagers have been evacuated as firefighters battle the flames in Evia.
BBC News. Wednesday, 14 Aug 2019.
- Planned strike at Heathrow Airport suspended as union votes
LONDON (AP) - Officials at London's Heathrow Airport say a planned strike has been suspended after the union representing security guards, firefighters and other workers gave its members time to consider the company's offer. ...
Washington Times. Wednesday, 14 Aug 2019.
- FDNY firefighter, 54, suffers fatal heart attack after completing a 24-hour shift
A New York City fire lieutenant died of a heart attack after going home from a 24-hour tour of duty, officials said. Lieutenant Brian J. Sullivan, 54, died from a heart attack.
Daily Mail. Wednesday, 14 Aug 2019.
- Firefighter loses 3 children in Pennsylvania blaze as he responds to another call
Three of the five children killed in a Sunday morning fire at a Pennsylvania daycare where kids of a local volunteer firefighter
who was responding to a separate call several away.
Fox News. Tuesday, 13 Aug 2019.
- Teenager sentenced for Aberdeen hillside grass fires
Blazes in The Gramps area of Aberdeen were dealt with by firefighters in September last year.
BBC News. Monday, 12 Aug 2019.
- Firefighter loses 3 kids in day care blaze that killed 5 children
Day care center where children could stay overnight as their parents worked was ravaged by a fire that killed five and sent the owner to the hospital
CBS News. Monday, 12 Aug 2019.
- Processing plant fire near Holcomb keeps firefighters busy
HOLCOMB, Kan. (AP) - Firefighters are battling a large meat processing plant near Holcomb. Wichita television station KSNW reports that no injuries have been reported in the fire that began Friday night at Tyson Fresh Meats. ...
Washington Times. Saturday, 10 Aug 2019.
- West Pullman fire badly burns boy, injures 4 others; boy was completely engulfed in flame, neighbors say
A boy was severely burned and four other people, including his mother and a Chicago firefighter, were injured after a blaze broke out Friday in a West Pullman apartment on the Far South Side.
ABC News. Saturday, 10 Aug 2019.
- Witness tells story of Missouri Walmart threat suspect's capture
The Former firefighter
credited with the apprehension of the Missouri Walmart threat suspect, 20-year-old Dmitriy Nickolayvich Andreychenko, has remained anonymous. ...
Fox News. Friday, 9 Aug 2019.
- Panic in Walmart as man walks around with rifle wearing body armor
Springfield, Missouri police say they arrested the 20 year old after a former firefighter
confronted and held him
CBS News. Friday, 9 Aug 2019.
- Crews Battle House Fire in Grand Prairie Tuesday Morning
No one was hurt after a fire destroyed a home in Grand Prairie Tuesday morning, firefighters say. Photo Credit: NBC 5 News.
NBC. Tuesday, 6 Aug 2019.
- I-80 reopens after firefighters battle blaze at Joliet warehouse
A fire broke out at MPG Industries at around 4:30 p.m. Saturday, filling the sky with black smoke in Joliet near I-80 and Cherry Hill Road.
ABC News. Sunday, 4 Aug 2019.
- Bruce Springsteen's Son Hired as NJ Firefighter
Sam Springsteen, the youngest child of Bruce Springsteen and Patti Scialfa, has been hired by the Jersey City Fire Department as a firefighter, his mother announced on Friday.
Newsmax. Friday, 2 Aug 2019.
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