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  1. Family left "completely broke" after arsonists torch their home for a FOURTH timeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | Cambs Times

    ... belief" by the latest attack on the former Red Hart at Three Holes near Wisbech. Mrs Ingram said: "The police and fire investigators believe it was kerosene used in the latest attack - you can smell it wherever you walk around the building today," ...

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  2. Who's knockin'? City fire crewsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Portland Tribune

    Portland firefighters are getting some new duties when they're not busy putting out blazes or going on emergency medical calls. Starting Oct. 1, some Portland Fire & Rescue crews will start conducting home safety inspections for residents who request them.

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  3. Safety lessons, demonstrations the focus of Fire Safety open house Oct. 5Read the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Hudson Hub-Times

    The annual Hudson Fire Safety Open House is an event for the whole family. Join the Hudson Fire Department for live demonstrations and tips on how to keep the entire family safe.

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  4. Cooking blamed for Ridgeway fireRead the original story

    30 min ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    Ridgeway Fire Department Deputy Fire Chief Sam Brown said the tenant, Hope Evans, contacted 911 at 3:47 p.m. to report the fire at the single-wide mobile home on Old Mill Road in the Ridgeway District.

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  5. Buffalo firefighter injured battling overnight fireRead the original story

    32 min ago | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    A Buffalo firefighter was injured in an overnight fire Thursday morning. The call came out just after midnight on Gat The Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office says 19-year-old Jared McMaster passed two vehicles at 60 MPH in a 30 MPH on Baker Street in Jamestow

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  6. Family left "completely broke" after arsonists torch their home for a FOURTH timeRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Wisbech Standard

    ... belief" by the latest attack on the former Red Hart at Three Holes near Wisbech. Mrs Ingram said: "The police and fire investigators believe it was kerosene used in the latest attack - you can smell it wherever you walk around the building today," ...

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  7. Fire in derelict garage being treated as arsonRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Oxford Mail

    A FIRE which destroyed a derelict garage and nearly blew up gas cylinders close to Witney homes, is being investigated as arson, the fire service revealed last night. A 200 metre cordon was set up around the burning building in Woodstock Road after the canisters were spotted inside.

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  8. No charges are madeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Heraldseries.co.uk

    The Faringdon man was arrested on suspicion of conspiring to commit arson after a blaze at Faringdon Business Park near the A420 in July. Six fire engines were needed to put out the fire.

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  9. Firefighters rescue 1 from mobile homeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Journalgazette.net

    ... outside. A person found in the back room was evacuated and taken to a hospital in stable condition, according to the fire department. A dog inside the home escaped while crews brought the fire under control in about 13 minutes, the department said. ...

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  10. 911 calls -- Published Oct. 2, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | RecordNET

    ... accidents in the 24 hours ending at 8 a.m. Wednesday. CHP officers also recovered two stolen vehicles. The Stockton Fire Department responded to 95 calls for service in the 24 hours ending at 8 a.m. Wednesday, including 12 vehicle accidents, 65 ...

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  11. Acting W-B Twp. fire chief confident funding will be restoredRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Citizens' Voice

    Acting Wilkes-Barre Township Fire Chief Danny Harkenreader said he met with Mayor Carl Kuren Wednesday and is optimistic there will be an agreement to restore township funding to the volunteer fire department. Township council voted to cut off funding Tuesday to force the department to agree to increased oversight.

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  12. Mass casualty drill staged at Idaho airportRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | EMS1

    Multiple ambulances and fire trucks sat parked near the east end of the runway where 22 people were sprawled on the grass. Near them were the remnants of a plane crash.

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  13. Damage from Wisconsin school fire totaled $7.5MRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | WAOW

    ... affecting children across the U.S. GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- A new report estimates damage from a Green Bay high school fire at $7.5 million, making it one of the costliest fires in the city's history. The Green Bay Metro Fire Department on Wednesday ...

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  14. SJFD Response Times Not Meeting County Requirements: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NBC Bay Area

    New numbers show the San Jose Fire Department's medical call response times are still not meeting the county's requirements. Ian Cull reports.

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  15. Canajoharie Fire Dept. reminds residents to check smoke alarmsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Courier Standard

    Along with firefighters and safety advocates nationwide, Canajoharie Volunteer Fire Department is joining forces with the nonprofit National Fire Protection Association during Fire Prevention Week, October 5-11, to remind local residents about the importance of having working smoke alarms in the home and testing them monthly. According to the latest NFPA research, working smoke alarms cut the chance of dying in a fire in half.

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  16. 6 reasons you won't be a great firefighterRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Firerescue1

    ... understand that the whole is greater than the sum of the parts. You fail to appreciate the value of the team in the fire service. The comfort of fitting in and the satisfaction of doing your task well, which are a result of seeing your brothers and ...

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  17. Rabbi Says Disturbing Incident on Holy Day Left Synagogue's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheBlaze.com

    As police continue investigating the fire that engulfed a rabbi's SUV parked outside a synagogue in the early morning hours of Rosh Hashanah, the man who leads the congregation in Atlantic City, New Jersey, has bigger concerns on his mind. "We have an older congregation, comprised of many Holocaust survivors," Rabbi David Kushner told the Philadelphia Daily News .

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  18. Drunken driver gets eight years for 2012 crash that killed Norwich firefighterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheDay.Com

    ... causing Crouch's car to roll over, and struck another car driven by Albert Fisher of Lisbon. De Mond, whose car caught fire, suffered multiple fatal injuries. He was 33. His sons, 4-year-old Nicholas and 6-year-old Alex, were critically injured and ...

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  19. Donation drive helps families displaced by Weed fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Humboldt Beacon

    Pictured are Con-way Freight driver Jason Eberle, Kaitlyn Teasley, and Fortuna Fire Ladies Auxiliary members Erica Thompson , Jeri Glaser, Samantha Foyster, and Mercedes Crispen. Families who lost their homes when a fire roared through the small town of Weed are the recipients of a donation drive spearheaded by the Fortuna Fire Ladies Auxiliary.

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  20. Two Critically Injured In Cumberland Apartment FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WBIW-AM Bedford

    A 20-year-old man and a teenage boy suffered severe burns in what's being described as an explosion and fire. Indianapolis Fire Department crews responded to the scene at the Berkshire Square Apartments.

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