Grant Scott McKee couldn’t help but cry. The Costa Mesa resident, along with other parents and first responders, was watching actors portray a group of firefighters overtaken by flames in one of the deadliest U.S. wildfires in recent memory during a private screening last week of ‘Only The Brave’ in Tempe, Ariz. One of the […]
A pair of veteran actors discuss their roles in “Only the Brave,” the story of the Granite Mountain Hotshots.
On the day the department honored its fallen members, their spirit was with the 28 firefighters who cleared the way with their hands, and then machetes.
A Louisiana firefighter named his prize-winning chili after his brother — another firefighter who died in the line of duty last year.
A procession escorts him from the San Bernardino airport to a Colton mortuary; a public memorial service will be Thursday
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Flags will be at half-staff Friday on all state government buildings in St. Louis to honor a fallen city firefighter. Fire Capt. John Kemper died July 12 from injuries suffered … Click to Continue »
Villagers joined firefighters and soldiers in cutting fallen trees and clearing mud and debris
SANTA ANA Up a tree isn’t the only place a cat can – and will – get stuck. The Orange County Fire Authority rrescued a kitten that had fallen through a hole in a cinder-block wall and become wedged inside. At 9:15 p.m. Friday, May 26, firefighters assisted a kitten stuck near the bottom of the […]
Arizona officials have agreed to sell two buggies used by 19 fallen firefighters to the Los Angeles County Fire Museum. Prescott City Council voted to sell the buggies used by … Click to Continue »
Arizona officials are ready to put a fire station that had become a memorial site for its fallen firefighters up for sale. The Daily Courier reported (http://bit.ly/2qKo7by ) Monday that … Click to Continue »
Telecare scheme in Wolverhampton sees the fire brigade respond to calls from older people who have fallen at home It’s 9.30am on a sunny spring day in Wolverhampton. Three firefighters are in the mess at one of the city’s fire stations when a screeching alarm pierces the air. Show More Summary
Fallen firefighter William Tolley’s heavy metal band released a single this weekend — and turned it into a tribute to their beloved drummer.
For years, retired Firefighter James (Jimmy) Lanza honored fallen brothers by driving a vintage FDNY truck used at funerals.
Country music superstar Dierks Bentley visits site where 19 died battling a 2013 wildfire.
People are applauding the bravery of a Boston firefighter who on Thursday saved the life of a dog that had fallen into an iced-over pond. Passerby Emily Andrea Robertson used her smartphone to film the dramatic rescue of the dog, named Maggie. “I almost didn’t walk the way I did on the pond but I’m glad I did!” Robertson wrote on Facebook. Show More Summary
A Compassionate Fire Department Award is on its way from PETA to the Sayreville Fire Department, which came to the rescue of a young deer who had fallen through... The post Sayreville Firefighters Nab PETA Award for Rescuing Deer From Frozen Pond appeared first on PETA.
On March 15, 2002, 15 Saudi girls burned to death inside their school in Mecca. They were not trapped by fallen debris, or unaccounted for by firefighters. The mutaween, Saudi Arabia’s religious police, would not allow the girls leave their burning school because they were not covering their hair or wearing their abayas. Read more...
At least one is dead, and others are injured after a large tree falls on a wedding party in Whittier, KTLA 5 reports. Firefighters were called to a Whittier park around 4:45 p.m. following a report of a large tree that had fallen and landed on some people, who were attending a wedding party. Show More Summary