BERLIN (Reuters) - A man wounded five people with a knife in the southern German city of Munich on Saturday and was being hunted by police, police and the fire department said.
The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for two missing crew members following an explosion and fire onboard a barge loaded with crude oil off Port Aransas, Texas on Friday. A vessel with the Corpus Christi Fire Department was fighting to extinguish the fire. Show More Summary
Mick sends us a link from the Virginia Gazette which reports that an Improvised Explosive Device was detonated in a parking lot in Williamsburg, Virginia; The Williamsburg police and fire departments responded to what was initially reported as a car fire, Riley said. However, after police and fire units arrived, they determined the cause of […]
Internationally renowned expert on wildfires Albert Simeoni, a professor and the interim director of WPI's Fire Protection Engineering department, has been watching developments in Northern California where extreme fires have ravaged more than 200,000 acres, destroying nearly 6,000 structures and claiming more than 40 lives. Show More Summary
In just a few months, the secretary of state has fired or driven out many of the country’s most experienced diplomats.
A little over a week after Ms. Myers stepped down from her position at the magazine, she and her two children had to evacuate their apartment.
Darin White, the interim chief who has been leading the Oakland Fire Department for the last nine months, was appointed to the permanent post on Thursday. Mayor Libby Schaaf and City Administrator Sabrina Landreth’s selection of White as Oakland’s fire chief comes five months after Chief Teresa Deloach Reed retired in May. Show More Summary
The Chicago Department of Aviation has fired two security officers for their roles in the forcible removal of a passenger on a United Airlines flight in April, an incident that provoked international outrage. The firings were included in a report on the incident released on Tuesday by the Chicago Office of the Inspector General. Show More Summary
The death toll from California's wildfires rose to 42 on Wednesday, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire) said, as rescuers found another body.
Members from Gulfport Fire Department and a Coast Guard member extinguish a fire aboard Coast Guard Cutter Brant, which was moored in Gulfport, Mississippi, October 18, 2017. The two Coast Guard members who were aboard the vessel were evaluated by emergency medical services and have been released (U.S. Show More Summary
The Chicago Department of Aviation has fired two of its officers involved in April’s widely publicized dragging of a passenger off a United Airlines flight, according to the city’s top watchdog. The dragging, captured on video by another passenger and spread on social media worldwide, involved...
Two of the four Chicago Department of Aviation Security officers who beat United Airlines passenger Dr David Dao until he was unconscious, concussing him, breaking his nose and then dragging him off the plane, have been fired -- but not for administering the beating. Show More Summary
The David Dao incident on a United Airlines flight occurred back in April 2017. It took over 6 months before we find out the consequences to the employees. The Chicago Department of Aviation to decide to fire two security officers and...Show More Summary
The Chicago Department of Aviation fired a security officer and a sergeant involved in dragging a passenger off a United Airlines flight in April.
Alan Brunacini, the former chief of the Phoenix Fire Department and a legend in the fire service, passed away the other day. Chief Brunacini, who had a down-to-earth demeanor and a love for Hawaiian shirts, was a major innovator in the fire service. Show More Summary
A review finds that Chicago Department of Aviation employees mishandled the incident and their reports on it.
Chicago's Department of Aviation has fired two of three officers involved in dragging David Dao, 69, off a United Airlines plane in April. The investigation was conducted by the Office of Inspector General and found that the security officers mishandled the situation. Show More Summary
An engine crew from the Berkeley Fire Department shot video as they... This is only the beginning of the article. Visit WildfireToday.com to read the rest.
Plus Le Cirque loses its chef, Herringbone Waikiki has a norovirus outbreak and more ARIA — Light smoke coming from the duct work at Jean Georges Steakhouse prompted the Clark County Fire Department to visit the restaurant on Friday, Oct. Show More Summary
Northern California firefighters are battling a fire that sprang up overnight in the mountains around Santa Cruz, prompting evacuation orders. Rob Sherman, assistant chief of the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, told KNTV news that at least one structure was destroyed and...