Well this is awkward timing… At the end of last week, Facebook fired all the staff that used to run their trending news department, and replaced them entirely with an algorithm meant to capture the most viral, popular stories with no political or social agenda. Photo: Dying Cat Holds Hands With Owners On 'Last Trip To Vet' And [...]
Firefighters used ladders to help passengers off a Metro Blue Line commuter train on Sunday afternoon after power problems brought it to a halt near Washington Station. A Los Angeles Fire Department crew was dispatched to 1945 Long Beach Ave. just before 1:15 p.m. after the train lost power, said...
On Tuesday, The Associated Press published a sweeping new investigation into the mingling of Clinton Foundation donors and official State Department business. It has since come under fire for conceptual and structural flaws. By limiting...Show More Summary
1. The economics of cyberextortion. Piddling returns, maybe the cost is low too. 2. Japanese weeping stones. 3. What is it that former CEA economists all agree upon? 4. Department of Why Not?: artillery to fight forest fires. And report reveals staggering scale of iguana problem the culture that is Cayman. Show More Summary
The political genius who contrived Hillary Clinton’s response to the revelations of Clinton Foundation and State Department corruption that there may be smoke but there’s no fire should be, and likely will be considering who he/she works for, taken out to a park somewhere and suicided with several shots to the back of the head […]
The Iranian naval forces harassed four US Navy ships sailing in the Persian Gulf in as many days, requiring US personnel to fire flares and warning shots to deter the aggressive Iranian vessel moves, US Department of Defense spokesman Peter Cook said on Thursday.
Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign fired back Wednesday after a major Associated Press report raised serious ethical questions over ties between the State Department under Clinton and her family’s charitable organization, with Clinton’s...Show More Summary
Sam, the little black dog, is "very, very lucky," said a fire department spokesman.
After months of internal upheaval over a backlog in inspections, the Los Angeles Fire Department is replacing the official in charge of enforcing fire safety codes for apartment houses, schools, hospitals and other high-occupancy buildings. Fire Chief Ralph M. Terrazas said in a staff memo that...
He is suing the fire department. A fire district is being sued by a former training captain who claims he was terminated after he reported that his supervisor drove a firetruck while intoxicated. The Times-News, which is based in Twin...Show More Summary
Three days after 18 people were rushed to hospitals from downtown’s skid row, the Los Angeles Fire Department responded to another multi-patient medical emergency there on Monday. The patients may have shared an illicit drug or other intoxicant, said Margaret Stewart of the Los Angeles Fire Department,...
A Compassionate Fire Department Award is on its way from PETA to Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue Engine 37 in Lauderdale Lakes in recognition of its rescue on August 11 of... The post Firefighters Nab PETA Award For Saving Kitten Whose Paw Was Stuck in Sewer Cover appeared first on PETA.
A one-alarm fire in a Ferry Building vent spread to the structure's roof this morning, sending San Francisco Fire Department crews to the scene to battle the small yet smoky blaze. [ more › ]
What kind of person takes a paycheck from the city of New York, while at the same time rapping about how much he hates some of the city’s finest employees,
The federal Department of Homeland Security must investigate the response to a shots fired scare at Kennedy Airport, Sen. Schumer said.
Members from the LAFD ate 170 gyoza to LAPD's very wimpy 145. [ more › ]
Yesterday we posted about the Glock 17M being recalled by Indianapolis Police Department due to the slides falling off the front of the gun during dry fire training. Since then The Firearm Blog has received more information about how many were recalled as well as an official statement from IMPD with some preliminary information. Show More Summary
I received the following list from a friend in the St. Louis Fire Department that includes 11 retired firehouses that are still standing as of publishing: No. 1 - 2411 McNair Avenue, 63104, Benton Park neighborhood (Built 1872) No. 3 - 3648 S. Show More Summary
Authorities said 18 people in downtown’s skid row became ill Friday morning and were rushed to hospitals. It is not yet known what caused the victims to become sick, said Brian Humphrey, spokesman for the Los Angeles Fire Department. The conditions of the victims have not been released, though...
A Compassionate Action Award and a Compassionate Fire Department Award are on their way from PETA to Animal Care Centers of NYC’s Field Operations Division and FDNY Engine 80,... The post Photos: Cat Rescue From Harlem Tree Nets PETA Award For FDNY And Animal Control appeared first on PETA.