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  1. Police Rescue Disabled Man From Burning HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | NBC Dallas

    ... man from a burning home on the 900 block of Churchill Road, Sept. 17, 2014. Officers arrived at the scene of a house fire on the 900 block of Churchill Road before firefighters and had just seconds to get inside a burning home to rescue the man. NBC ...


  2. Shelling in eastern Ukraine kills 2, wounds 3Read the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... appeared to be a Grad rocket in the burned-out building. There was one body visible at the scene. Despite the cease-fire and a law passed by the Ukrainian parliament Tuesday granting greater autonomy to rebel-held parts of the east, civilian ...


  3. Man suffers burn after blaze in roof of Storrington houseRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | West Sussex County Times

    A man was treated for minor burns to his hands following a blaze at a house in Storrington yesterday . The fire, which was ruled accidental, took place in the home's roof space and is believed to have been caused by building works.


  4. 3 cars catch fire in Casselberry family's drivewayRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | WFTV Orlando

    A family was forced out of their Seminole County home when a car caught fire, igniting two other cars in their driveway. "The water got splashed by the hose line, and some of the gasoline that was in the water, splashed up on their gear, and then on them," said Chief Jim Crabtree of the Casselberry Fire Department.


  5. Waste4Fuel on fire again just two weeks after MPs call for actionRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | News Shopper

    Waste4Fuel's mountain of rotting waste in St Paul's Cray caught fire again this morning sending smoke billowing across nearby roads. The fire caused partially blockages on Cray Road southbound and traffic queues at Crittals Corner.


  6. Building in which Machzikei Hadath synagogue is located in Brussels.Read the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | The Jewish Press

    Africa Israel Residences, part of the Africa Israel Investments Group led by international businessman Lev Leviev, will present 7 leading projects on the The Israel Real Estate Exhibition in New York on Sep 14-15, 2014. Someone set fire to a Brussels synagogue, less than six months after an ISIS terrorist murdered four at the city's Jewish Museum.


  7. Another blow to a hard-luck timber townRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | Capitol Hill Blue

    Besides destroying or damaging scores of homes and other structures, a fast-moving wildfire struck a blow at the economic vitals of this struggling Northern California timber town, knocking its last wood products mill offline for an undetermined amount of time. With a maintenance shed reduced to twisted sheet-metal and the main manufacturing facility suffering structural damage, but still standing with a new coat of pink fire retardant, the Roseburg Forest Products veneer mill on the outskirts of Weed was out of commission Tuesday while workers began assessing the damage, said Kellye Wise, vice president for human resources of the company based in Dillard, Oregon.


  8. A History of Service, A Tradition of Courage: The Boise Fire Department Past and PresentRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Boise Weekly

    According to , Boise's first volunteer fire department was formed in 1876, becoming a permanent, fully paid department in 1902. Ironically, the first firehouse burned to the ground in 1883, but the still-standing Central Station, at the corner of Sixth and Main streets, was opened in 1903, the same year the city's first full-time fire chief was hired.


  9. Foundation formed as firefighter tributeRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... for the families of first responders who are injured or suffer illness because of in incident while on-duty. Hudson Fire Chief Dan Hite said he hopes the foundation will "be a living tribute to Chris and to the core values that he brought to life ...


  10. Greenland's Snow Isn't White These Days and it Could Spell Big TroubleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Inhabitat

    ... turning the snow dark is a combination of factors, including infrequent summer storms, microbes and summer forest fire soot. What makes the dark snow so frightening is that it absorbs more heat and melts more quickly than white snow. When Box looked ...


  11. Viva life' should be every firefighter motto: Tehran fire chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Tehran Times

    Head of Tehran's firefighting department and the accompanying delegation attended the 28th International Fire Chiefs' Association of Asia in Singapore. Said Sharifzadeh, commemorated the sacrifice made by Iranian legendary firefighter Omid Abbasi and described the job of firefighters as saint.


  12. A house in Owens in a total loss after house fire.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Owens Volunteer Fire Department and Pleasant Grove Volunteer Fire Department responded to a structure fire in the 1700 block of Andrews Street in Owens in Limestone County, just northwest of Athens.


  13. Fire Department & EQUATE launch Safe CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Al Bawaba

    Continuing their partnership in all relevant fields, Kuwait Fire Safety Directorate and EQUATE Petrochemical Company, Kuwait's first private sector petrochemical company, launched Safety at Every Home Campaign . Speaking about the campaign, KFSD Director of Public Relations & Media Colonel Khalil Al-Ameer said, "In an effort to avoid different hazards and potential incidents at home and other various places, Safe Campaign has been launched to embody the strategic objectives KFSD is aiming to achieve throughout Kuwait by having such a partnership with EQUATE.


  14. Not Every Afghan Institution Is Efficient; This One IsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WGBH

    There are certain sounds you don't ever want to hear in life - in Afghanistan or elsewhere. One is the sound of sirens and a fire truck pulling up outside your house.


  15. Gas splashes in face of firefighter battling car fire in CasselberryRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Click Orlando



  16. Building hit by rocket in eastern Ukraine, imperiling fragile ceasefireRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Globe and Mail

    ... the town of Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. (Darko Vojinovic/AP) A building has been hit by rocket fire in the eastern Ukraine city of Donetsk, killing at least one person and adding to the growing number of civilian casualties ...


  17. River dangers still on all our mindsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | York Press

    ... brought the woman to the surface, and kept her head above water by treading water for 15 minutes until paramedics and fire crews arrived. They each fully deserve their commendations. But the incident served once again to highlight the dangers of ...


  18. Springfield Fire Department: Cigarette sparks blaze that destroys...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    A trailer on Rest Way, a street in the Boston Road mobile home park, was destroyed in an early Wednesday fire, according to Springfield Fire Department spokesman Dennis Leger. SPRINGFIELD - A lit cigarette is being blamed for an early morning fire that destroyed a trailer at a Boston Road mobile home park Wednesday.


  19. California's King Fire threatens more than 1,600 homesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News Herald

    More than 2,400 fire-fighters Tuesday night tried to contain a fast-growing fire in the Sierra Nevada forests that threatened to leap a highway, placing thousands of houses at risk. California's King Fire threatens more than 1,600 homes More than 2,400 fire-fighters Tuesday night tried to contain a fast-growing fire in the Sierra Nevada forests that threatened to leap a highway, placing thousands of houses at risk.


  20. Dorset Fire Service seeking on-call firefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Western Gazette

    Dorset residents are being asked to consider a career as an on-call fireighter and, over the next month, fire crews are holding informal recruitment evenings and all-day sessions for anyone who might be interested. Recruitment evenings are being held at: Shaftesbury - 23rd September 7pm-9pm; Wareham - 30th September 8am-8pm; Swanage - 14th October 7pm-9pm.