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Wife: Cops Are Concealing
Firefighter's Murder in Mexico
Sep 14, 2021 4:50 PM CDT
Wife: Cops Are Concealing Firefighter's Murder in Mexico
Elijah Snow, found dead in a hotel window, appeared to have been beaten
- Mexican authorities said Elijah Snow, a Texas firefighter on a trip to Cancun for his 10th wedding anniversary, died when he became stuck in a small hotel window . But his wife believes police are covering up his murder. Speaking Monday on the Season 20 premiere of
, Jamie Snow...
He Was on Paid
Then They Asked
to See the Tests
Aug 4, 2021 1:26 PM CDT
He Was on Paid COVID Leave. Then They Asked to See the Tests
Dallas firefighter William Carter has been charged with felony theft
- The pandemic hit Dallas firefighter William Jordan Carter's family hard, his employer thought: He received weeks of paid time off after reporting that first his wife and then his daughter had tested positive for COVID-19. Two days before he was due to return to work, he said he had...
Naked Woman Found
Stuck Between 2 Buildings
Jul 14, 2021 11:10 AM CDT
Naked Woman Found Stuck Between 2 Buildings
Firefighters in Santa Ana say it was a 'cautious and technical' rescue operation
- Firefighters in California say that after a "cautious and technical" operation, a woman was rescued from a tiny gap between two buildings. The naked woman had somehow become stuck in the space between two businesses in Santa Ana, Fox 11 reports. Max Benett, the owner of Tim's Auto...
New Wrench at Condo
Scene: a COVID Outbreak
Jul 3, 2021 9:30 AM CDT
New Wrench at Condo Scene: a COVID Outbreak
At least 6 firefighters helping search and rescue efforts at Surfside collapse site have tested positive
- As people get ready to celebrate the holiday weekend with barbecues and other get-togethers, a COVID outbreak at the site of the South Florida condo collapse reminds us that the pandemic isn't over just yet. Six firefighters helping out at the scene in Surfside have tested positive, Miami-Dade Fire...
2 Colleagues at
LA County Fire Station
Jun 1, 2021 5:53 PM CDT
Firefighter Shoots 2 Colleagues at LA County Fire Station
Man then reportedly fled to his home before setting it on fire, shooting himself
- "As a fire chief I never thought when our firefighters face danger that they would face that danger at one of our community fire stations," Los Angeles County Fire Chief Daryl Osby told reporters Tuesday afternoon. Osby said an off-duty firefighter killed a colleague and wounded another Tuesday...
He Rescued a
Toddler in 1998,
Gets Huge Hug
23 Years Later
Mar 30, 2021 9:03 AM CDT
He Rescued a Toddler in 1998, Gets Huge Hug 23 Years Later
Firefighter William Porter meets Jacob Tsukroff, now 26, whom he saved from a house fire
- A retired firefighter who rescued a toddler from a house fire 23 years ago had an emotional reunion over the weekend with Jacob Tsukroff, now 26, in upstate New York. Per NBC New York , William Porter was among the responders who showed up at the burning house in Poughkeepsie on...
Firefighter Shot From
Inside Burning Building
Feb 26, 2021 7:45 AM CST
Firefighter Shot From Inside Burning Building
Heat caused loaded firearm to go off
- A firefighter in western Wisconsin was critically injured when he was shot from inside a burning building—but nobody pulled the trigger. The Cornell Area Fire Department says Justin Fredrickson was operating a hose line outside the structure when the heat caused a loaded firearm to discharge, CNN reports. The...
Alleged Capitol Rioter Sent
Selfie to the Wrong Person
Jan 20, 2021 9:35 AM CST
Alleged Capitol Rioter Sent Selfie to the Wrong Person
The recipient, a State Department agent, was the brother of the man's girlfriend
- A retired New York City firefighter once accused of hurling racist abuse has been detained after allegedly sending a Jan. 6 photo of himself inside the Capitol Rotunda to his girlfriend's brother, who happens to be a State Department agent. In the midst of the riot, an unnamed Diplomatic...
Firefighter Too Late to Save
Wife From Blaze at Own Home
Nov 13, 2020 10:06 AM CST
Firefighter Too Late to Save Wife From Blaze at Own Home
'His whole world has been flipped upside down'
- A Florida firefighter who rushed to the scene of a local fire made an awful discovery this week. Per a GoFundMe page set up by fellow firefighter Christopher Morales, Corey Logan, a 20-year veteran of Miami-Dade Fire Rescue, was working overtime Tuesday when he got a Ring alert on his...
Out of a Gender Reveal
Gone Wrong, a New Tragedy
Sep 18, 2020 1:34 PM CDT
Out of a Gender Reveal Gone Wrong, a New Tragedy
Firefighter has died near Pinezanita, Calif., in blaze sparked by party
- On Thursday night, police and firefighters began searching for a missing elite "Hotshot" firefighter near Pinezanita, Calif., which has been engulfed in flames from a blaze started during a gender reveal party, reports KTLA . By Friday morning, sad news had emerged, per CNN . "USDA Forest Service officials on...
As He Fought a California Fire,
an 'Absolutely Disgusting' Act
Aug 24, 2020 11:00 AM CDT
As He Fought a California Fire, an 'Absolutely Disgusting' Act
Firefighter's wallet stolen, account drained while he worked; looters also break into evacuated homes
- While some firefighting crews are working 72-hour shifts to battle the massive blazes now ravaging California, opportunists are taking advantage of both those on the front lines and residents affected by the fires. "Absolutely disgusting behavior," "saddening," and "sickening" is how fire officials are describing...
Infant Daughter of NY
Firefighter Dies From Virus
Apr 25, 2020 6:30 AM CDT
Infant Daughter of NY Firefighter Dies From Virus
4-month-old Jay-Natalie La Santa was the family's 'Warrior Princess'
- For a month, little Jay-Natalie La Santa fought off the coronavirus that plagued her tiny body. On Monday, however, the 4-month-old daughter of New York City firefighter Jerel La Santa and his wife, Lindsey, succumbed to COVID-19, just hours after it appeared she'd turned a corner, per the Hill...
Apr 18, 2020 9:30 AM CDT
Man Checks Stimulus Money, Suddenly Has Over $8M
Charles Calvin knew something wasn't right
- A volunteer firefighter was a little surprised to see his $1,700 stimulus payment turn him into a multi-millionaire, CNN reports. "What in the world is going on, man?" says Charles Calvin, 45. "That doesn't seem right." When the Indiana resident took his MetaBank card to...
Firefighter Pulls Woman From
Burning Home, Is Suspended
Feb 12, 2020 12:37 PM CST
Firefighter Pulls Woman From Burning Home, Is Suspended
Atlanta fire chief says Daniel Dwyer should have waited for the rest of his team
- Last June, Atlanta firefighter Daniel Dwyer responded to a house fire and was the first member of the search team ready to enter the burning structure—so he did. He pulled out Sally Skrine, alive, though the 95-year-old woman eventually died of her injuries. And in return for what many...
The Building Was Only 2 Weeks
Old. Now It's 'All Over Creation'
Sep 16, 2019 12:04 PM CDT
The Building Was Only 2 Weeks Old. Now It's 'All Over Creation'
One firefighter is dead, at least 6 injured after Maine propane explosion
- A propane explosion in Maine leveled new construction that houses a nonprofit after crews arrived to investigate the smell of gas Monday morning, killing one firefighter and injuring at least six other people, officials say. The building in Farmington, about 85 miles north of Portland, had been evacuated after the...
Fireman Who Left to Star
Aug 12, 2019 8:33 AM CDT
Fireman Who Left to Star on
Dango Nguyen, who played a guard to diabolical Governor on hit AMC show, is dead of cancer at 48
- A longtime Georgia firefighter who pursued his acting dreams and landed a recurring role on
The Walking Dead
has died. The Athens-Clarke County fire department posted on Facebook that Dango Nguyen died Saturday morning "after a hard-fought battle with cancer." MSN reports he was 48. Nguyen, who CNN...
Spurred by Biden
May 1, 2019 8:32 AM CDT
Trump's Predawn Tweetstorm Spurred by Biden Endorsement
'I've done more for Firefighters than this dues sucking union will ever do'
- At least one poll has Joe Biden as the frontrunner for the Democratic nomination, and he's starting to acquire some endorsements. One in particular appears to have riled President Trump, who fired off a predawn tweetstorm Monday addressing it. The International Association of Fire Fighters gave Biden its nod...
Ex-Firefighter Hailed as Hero
After Losing Life in Rescue
Dec 31, 2018 12:55 PM CST
Ex-Firefighter Hailed as Hero After Losing Life in Rescue
John Heller of Oneonta, NY, made sure his nephews and fiancee were safe
- A former firefighter died after rescuing his fiancee and four young boys from the man's burning apartment in upstate New York, fire officials and the victims' relatives said. Family members said the boys, three of whom were 38-year-old ex-firefighter John Heller's nephews, were spending the night at Heller'...
9/11 Firefighter Died, but Kids
Oct 22, 2018 10:35 AM CDT
9/11 Firefighter Died, but Kids Fulfill His
Keith Young's children pitched his Cup Board Pro
- Keith Young invented the Cup Board Pro, a cutting board with a detachable bowl attached, and he dreamed of bringing it on
. But the New York City firefighter, who helped with Ground Zero cleanup after 9/11, died in March of cancer related to the World Trade Center attacks...
Rescued Dog Kisses
New Firefighter Pal
May 29, 2018 1:45 PM CDT
Rescued Dog Kisses New Firefighter Pal
Photo from Wells, Maine, is a hit
- It's important to say thanks ( or not ), and a photo of a dog doing just that in Maine is going viral, reports WISN . It seems that the dog got out of a second-story window and became stranded on his home's roof, and concerned citizens called authorities,...
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