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Video: Girl gets head stuck between walls

Watch firefighters rescue a 6-year-old girl who accidentally jammed her head between two walls in China.


4 Ga. firefighters held hostage; SWAT on scene

A gunman barricaded himself in a home in suburban Atlanta and was holding four firefighters hostage Wednesday afternoon, authorities in northeast Georgia said....


Firefighter charged in 12-year sex slavery case commits suicide

Frank Meyer, a 911 dispatcher and volunteer firefighter charged with slave trafficking and sexual assault, committed suicide on Tuesday night while out on bail in Vermont. Vermont State Police arrested Meyer, 39, a volunteer West Haven, Conn., firefighter, in Ludlow, Vt., on Feb. 27 after a sting operation in which the victim wore a wire.


Maryland firefighter has arm reattached after crash


A Washington, D.C., area volunteer firefighter had to have his arm surgically reattached after suffering serious injuries in a crash on the Beltway early Wednesday morning.


Woman charged in connection to firefighter killing

A 24-year-old woman was arrested and charged in connection with the Christmas Eve ambush slaying of two volunteer firefighters responding to a house fire in upstate New York.


Self-inflicted wound killed Webster shooter

WEBSTER – The gunman who lured two firefighters to their deaths died of a self-inflicted shot to the head and wasn’t hit by return fire from a police officer, New York State Police said Thursday.But investigators still hadn’t made a positive identification of the body found in William Spengler’s burned house.


Man Who Shot Firefighters in Webster, N.Y., Left Note, Police Say


Police in Webster, N.Y., say the man who shot four firefighters before killing himself on Monday left a typewritten note saying he wanted to burn down the neighborhood.


Firefighters shot at while battling fire

Firefighters Shot

Gunshots rang out as firefighters responded to a blaze at a house in upstate New York on Monday, officials said.


Fire Destroys At Least 50 Flooded Houses in NYC

New York City Fire

A huge fire destroyed 80 to 100 houses in a flooded beachfront neighborhood Tuesday, forcing firefighters to undertake daring rescues and injuring three people. More than 190 firefighters contained the blaze but were still putting out some pockets of fire more than nine hours after it erupted.


Three children jump from home in Queens fire, four firefighters hurt

Three children jumped from the window of a burning Glendale home early today and four firefighters were injured, authorities said. The fire began about 12:10 a.m. at the second-story home on 66th Street, near Otto Road, according to an FDNY spokesman.


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