Firefighters

Ex-FDNY hopeful harassed by colleagues for refusing ‘sex with stripper' settles suit for $80k

1 hour ago   |   NY Daily News

A former probationary firefighter who said his fellow smoke eaters bombarded him with homophobic taunts - including demands he “have sex with a stripper” - received an $80,000...
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Firefighters battling house fire in New Albany

Firefighters battling house fire in New Albany

2 hours ago   |   WLKY

The New Albany Fire Department is battling a house fire on Lincoln Street.
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Lyft driver fights off passenger who tried to steal cell phone and purse

5 hours ago   |   ABC

Firefighters chased down a man police say claimed to be a robbery victim but was actually a robbery suspect himself.
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Australian wildfires injure firefighters and destroy homes

6 hours ago   |   ABC News

Officials say more than 50 homes have been damaged or destroyed and 13 firefighters were injured overnight by catastrophic wildfires across Australia's most populous state...
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Australian bushfires destroy more than 50 homes but cool change brings relief

8 hours ago   |   National Post

SYDNEY - A cool change on Wednesday brought relief for firefighters battling massive bushfires in eastern Australia which destroyed 50 homes and saw flames come within meters...
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VIDEO: Firefighters carefully pull driver to safety from car dangling off roadway

VIDEO: Firefighters carefully pull driver to safety from car dangling off roadway

10 hours ago   |   WTAE

The driver suffered minor injuries.
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Taxi bursts into flames on the Upper East Side

Taxi bursts into flames on the Upper East Side

11 hours ago   |   New York Post

A taxi smoked and burst into flames on the Upper East Side on Tuesday morning, turning heads and snarling traffic as firefighters doused the inferno. The hack and a passenger...
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Off-duty FDNY firefighter busted for choking girlfriend at Bronx home

12 hours ago   |   NY Daily News   |   2 articles

Cops on Tuesday arrested an off-duty FDNY firefighter they say choked his girlfriend during an argument in his Bronx home. Firefighter Justino Sanchez, 41, allegedly attacked...
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FDNY firefighter busted in the Bronx for choking girlfriend

FDNY firefighter busted in the Bronx for choking girlfriend

15 hours ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

An FDNY firefighter was arrested early Tuesday morning for assaulting his girlfriend, according to police. Justino Sanchez was taken into custody just after midnight at his...
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Aircraft combat Sydney blaze as Australians reel from bushfires

15 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Fires rage as hundreds of protesters demand more firefighting resources and stronger action on climate change.
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Police: Arkansas officer suspended after caught on camera dancing naked at nightclub

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Supreme Court lets Sandy Hook shooting lawsuit go forward

Supreme Court lets Sandy Hook shooting lawsuit go forward

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Bus driver finds 6-year-old boy, 2-year-old sister wandering on snowy street

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Giants hire Gabe Kapler month after Phillies fired him

Giants hire Gabe Kapler month after Phillies fired him

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Twins' Rocco Baldelli edges out Aaron Boone for AL manager of the Year

Twins' Rocco Baldelli edges out Aaron Boone for AL manager of the Year

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Supreme Court set to hear arguments on DACA

Supreme Court set to hear arguments on DACA

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