With the exits of prominent personalities like Bill Simmons, Colin Cowherd and Keith Olbermann last year and Mike Tirico and Skip Bayless this week, there seems to be a “Decline and Fall of the ESPN Empire” narrative emerging. ESPN is...Show More Summary
The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Department fired a rookie deputy on Thursday after video was released showing him brutally punching a handcuffed woman he had pinned to a wall, reports JAX4. In the video, 31-year-old Mayra Martinez can be seen being punched repeatedly by Akinyemi Borisade as she...
An Iranian refugee died on Friday after setting himself on fire in the Australia-run detention center on the island of Nauru, Australia’s Department of Immigration and Border Protection said in a statement.
The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection is seeking $90 million from Pacific Gas and Electric Co. after investigators determined its power line sparked a deadly wildfire in the state’s Gold Country last year. The destructive Butte fire started Sept. 9 when a gray pine came in contact...
With so many police and fire departments putting the words "In God We Trust" on their vehicles, it's gotten to the point where I stopped posting articles about them because they're a dime a dozen. That's not just a figure of speech -- I get dozens of links to stories about that happening every few days. Show More Summary
A family dog became the hometown hero when it led firefighters to two children trapped inside a house fire. The fire occurred in Longwood, Florida, at the home of Margo Feaser, a Florida Sheriff's Department Investigator. Fortunately,...Show More Summary
Sightings of the alligator prompted the Peachtree City Police Department and Fire Rescue to post a Facebook warning to residents, asking them to "leave Flat Creek Floyd" alone
Kansas City fire department saves Kansas City police department from elevator. via THEY DON’T SANS A CHANCE. via Still not convinced. via Was visiting my grandfather up north when I saw this. via Zac Efron posts the second still from Baywatch. via Scared the crap out of me this morning. via You’re damn right! via […]
Doug Buchanan, a spokesman for the fire department in Washington, said emergency workers responded to help transport the man to a local hospital under police supervision to treat injuries to his hand. At the White House, canine teams and armed Secret Service agents gathered on the North Lawn of the White House as the area around the complex was cleared.
The US Department of Defense is under fire for its reluctance to separate a $3 billion upgrade of weapons for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter from the overall program that is expected to cost more than $1 trillion, the US General Accountability Office (GAO) said in a report on Tuesday.
A railroad crossing arm pierced a school bus with eight special needs children aboard in South Los Angeles, officials said Tuesday, but no injuries were reported. The Los Angeles Fire Department received a call at 7:37 a.m. about a traffic collision in the 1700 block of East 55th Street, said Erick...
Kid Rock's assistant, Michael Sacha, suffered horrific head injuries in the fatal ATV accident at the singer's Nashville home... according to emergency responders. TMZ obtained the audio of the fire department dispatch... as paramedics raced to…
A railroad crossing arm pierced a loaded school bus in South Los Angeles, fire officials said Tuesday, but no major injuries were reported. The Los Angeles Fire Department received a call at 7:37 a.m. about a traffic collision in the 1700 block of East 55th Street, said Erick Scott, LAFD spokesman....
A former San Diego police officer has accused the department of firing him for refusing to keep quiet about the misuse of federal grant proceeds and the improper use of satellite phones by Mayor Kevin Faulconer and Chief Shelley Zimmerman. Shannon Hart, a 16-year veteran, is seeking unspecified...
The Board of Supervisors recently passed legislation changing how the San Francisco Fire Department enforces the Fire Code. SFFD has long been criticized for failing to perform adequate Fire Code enforcement in SF’s apartments and SRO hotels. In light of Read More » The post Is SFFD Committed to Protecting Tenants? appeared first on Beyond Chron.
When the Oklahoma City Fire Department isn't battling blazes, they're tasked with very rewarding rescue missions. On Monday morning, Engine 30 was dispatched to a storm drain where a group of baby ducks slipped through its grates and...Show More Summary
“I think they have to look for some other cause for this one,” an astronomer said.
CBS' hit police procedural drama TV series "NCIS: Los Angeles" Season 7 returns this week with a brand new, action pack episode that will see two of the fan-favorite characters donning the fire department uniform for an undercover mission.
In 2015, Education Department officials made it more difficult for principals to suspend students.
The Fairfax County Fire Department says they are investigating reports that 31-year-old female firefighter Nicole Mittendorff was bullied before her death. The department received information about anonymous users calling Mittendorff and other female firefighters names on a web forum called Fairfax Underground. Show More Summary