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  1. American medical volunteers pitch in post-warRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | The Times of Israel

    ... and an Israeli firefighter who realized in the wake of Operation Cast Lead and later, following 2010's Carmel forest fire, the need for Israel to bring in first responder reinforcements in times of crisis. "Israel's emergency services are the best ...


  2. Woman pleads guilty to two charges of arsonRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | This is Wiltshire

    A WOMAN who started a fire at a house while on bail for arson has been remanded in custody by a judge.


  3. Fire at Kolkata's landmark building, four illRead the original story

    20 min ago |

    Four people fell ill on inhaling toxic fumes after a fire broke out Tuesday at Kolkata's landmark Chatterjee International Centre building that houses a large number of offices of multinationals and public sector units, police said.


  4. Worth Co. commissioner seeks support for fire protection meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | WALB-TV Albany

    People of Worth County will have a second chance to express their thoughts on fire protection issues, some Lake Blackshear residents are demanding for full-time firefighters for their growing community.


  5. Wildfire results in Arizona Trail detourRead the original story

    34 min ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

    Management of a lightning-sparked fire burning on the Kaibab National Forest has forced officials to temporarily detour portions of the Arizona Trail.


  6. Ocean County to upgrade communications systemRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... system for a number of years. "There's more interference than ever on the radios for all emergency services, police, fire, first aid - and for some years we've been trying to go from 500 to 700 megahertz. We are now ready to do that," Kelly said. ...


  7. Fire in Kolkata high rise, trapped persons rescuedRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Kolkata: A major fire broke out this morning in the 24-floor iconic Chatterjee International Building in the heart of the city with fire personnel rescuing those trapped inside the high rise which houses many commercial establishments.


  8. Fire in Calcutta high-rise, trapped persons rescuedRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Telegraph

    Calcutta, Sep 2 : A major fire broke out on Tuesday morning in the iconic Chatterjee International Building in the heart of the city but fire personnel rescued those trapped inside the 24-storey building that houses many commercial establishments.


  9. Higher meat prices in store for shoppers: Don PittisRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    ... to hold retail prices down. (Charlie Neibergal/Associated Press) Don Pittis has been a Fuller Brush man, a forest fire fighter and an Arctic ranger before discovering journalism. He was principal business reporter for Radio Television Hong Kong ...


  10. Hazelwood mine fire inquiry: Authorities too late in warning Morwell residents of health risksRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    Health authorities were too late to warn vulnerable Morwell residents of the risks of the Hazelwood coal mine fire, a report has found.


  11. Dozens evacuated after north end fireRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CJAD

    The Montreal fire department was called to the scene of an apartment fire in Riviere-des-Prairies late Monday night.


  12. Eying November Elections, Obama Gives Rousing Speech at LaborfestRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Kos

    Our President headlined Millwaukee's Laborfest celebration yesterday and he was on fire, with energy and passion, sounding like the Barack Obama of campaign 08, and it was a joy to watch and listen.


  13. Three departments battle garage fire in DeerfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Review

    The Deerfield Fire Department was called to a report of a garage fire at 7:39 p.m. Saturday at 2161 McClintocksburg Road.


  14. Letter: Smart meters may be cause of some house firesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Kelowna Capital News

    ... years. Just recently, a responding firefighter told CHEK news in Langford B.C. (Sooke Lake) that the hydro meter was on fire when they responded to a house fire call. BC Hydro has since denied the meter was the cause. With Fortis BC about to install ...


  15. Houston fire union president resigns over threatsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KXXV-TV Waco

    The president of Houston's fire department union has resigned in the middle of contract negotiations with the city after he says fellow firefighters threatened his family.


  16. Fire breaks out at a high-rise in Indian city Kolkata, four people rescuedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Smoke and flames billowing out of a window after a fire at the 24-floor iconic Chatterjee International Building in Kolkata on Tuesday morning.


  17. Hazelwood fire cost $100 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Age

    This is the first time media have been allowed inside the open-cut coal mine since the devastating fire ignited in February 2014.


  18. Fire Guts North Charleston HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WTMA-AM North Charleston

    Authorities are investigating a fire that destroyed a home in North Charleston on Friday morning.


  19. Restoring Everetta s Forest Park is a group effortRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... process. One fallen trunk is all but invisible under a blanket of laurel saplings. "It's kind of like a green forest fire, where these large aggressive invasive species have taken over," Larsen added. It crowds out understory trees like vine maples ...


  20. Wareham landfill blaze continues to burn as fire crews remain at siteRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bournemouth Echo

    Smoke from the fire and a smell of burning rubber has drifted as far as the Isle of Wight, with residents being told to keep their windows closed and not go out in it for longer than necessary.