Earth's war against the human race reached Texas, where a sinkhole gobbled up two cars and one police officer. fire department spokesman Joe Arrington said crews responded to a water rescue shortly after 7:30 p.m. What they found, Arrington said,...
The Oakland Police Department knew as early as January 2015 that a party had been held in an allegedly illegally converted warehouse where at least 36 people died in one of the worst fires in California history, police reports show.Show More Summary
A painstaking, ‘heartbreaking’ search for Oakland fire victims “I can tell you when I was in there last evening — the somber approach our firefighters and Alameda County Sheriff's Department members took to this search,” said Battalion Chief Melinda Drayton of the Oakland Fire Department. [...]Show More Summary
Firefighters were battling a major, multiple-alarm fire of several buildings in Cambridge, Massachusetts, the city’s fire department said on Twitter. At least one building was ablaze at Berkshire and Vandine Streets, the Cambridge Fire...Show More Summary
Chief Teresa Deloach Reed of the Oakland, Calif., Fire Department said that there were at least nine dead after a fire broke out at a warehouse hosting an electronic music party on Friday night.
San Francisco Bay Area authorities say a fire has broken out at an Oakland warehouse where people were having a party, and police say there are "casualties." Oakland police Officer G. Plasencia says the fire department responded about 11:30 p.m. Friday and that firefighters were still on the scene...
An approximately 25-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene, fire department spokeswoman Margaret Stewart told the Daily News.
The Chattanooga Mocs — the team I “adopted” for this college football season — continues to prove they’re one (...)
The Northern Virginia county has settled its dispute with the captains, after an appeals court ruled for the fire department officers.
The medical emergency was reported around 6:20 p.m. at Lombard and Powell streets in San Francisco’s North Beach neighborhood, said Lt. Jonathan Baxter, a spokesman for the San Francisco Fire Department. Responding paramedics performed...Show More Summary
You’re driving home from work thinking about seeing your family and what’s for dinner tonight. CRASH! An inattentive driver looking at her smartphone drifts into your lane and hits you head on. The fire department and paramedics were able to resuscitate you at the scene of the accident, and they rush you to the ICU. Show More Summary
Wait until you read about this Arizona Republican who until recently was the head of the Arizona Department of Economic Security. Timothy Jeffries allegedly did the following: Engaged in mass firings at DES, calling managers he didn't...Show More Summary
Before the Thanksgiving holiday, I wrote about how the Department of Transportation (DOT) had tentatively denied American and Qantas’s joint... Read More
State police say two Department of Environmental Conservation enforcement officers were checking out reports of trespassing with shots fired
Police and fire departments responded after hotel staff called about a "suspicious circumstance"
Authorities in Alaska say they are investigating the deaths of four people in a hotel room as a murder-suicide. The dead include a 2-month-old girl, the AP reports. Fairbanks police and fire departments were called to a Hampton Inn on Friday afternoon by hotel staff. Arriving officers found a man...
MUMBAI (Reuters) - A massive fire broke out in a furniture market in Mumbai's western suburb on Friday afternoon, but there has been no reports of casualties so far, the fire department said.
Get serious about road safety by watching these shocking versions of the #MannequinChallenge craze. Police and fire rescue departments around the world are putting their own graphic spin on the viral trend, in which participants stand...Show More Summary
by Marianna Parraga (Reuters) A vessel carrying Venezuelan petroleum coke whose load caught fire set sail late on Tuesday for Colombia, allowing exports from the terminal to resume after a three-week halt while authorities decided what to do with the ship. Show More Summary
Two construction workers were killed on Tuesday in the New York City borough of Queens after they were crushed by a beam they were hoisting, local media outlets reported. The workers were using a crane to lift the I-beam when it snagged...Show More Summary