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Six Long Beach firefighters hurt battling two separate fires

10/19/2014 LONG BEACH >> Six Long Beach firefighters were injured -- two of them requiring hospitalization -- as they battled two separate fires Sa...

Obese body sets crematorium on fire '

10/19/2014 A crematorium in Richmond, Va. caught on fire last week after an overweight corpse created excessive heat and oil, reports said.The 225-kilogr...

Fort Carson starts burns to reduce wildfire fuels on post, Pinon Canyon

10/19/2014 By stephen hobbs stephen.hobbs@gazette.com -Fort Carson is planning prescribed burns on about 7,000 acres this fall to reduce fire danger, the...

Readiness emphasized during evacuation drill in Colorado Springs neighborhood

10/19/2014 Jim and Leta Van Meter came to the evacuation shelter Saturday morning knowing it was just a drill.They had attended an informational session ...

MAYOR LEE COMMEMORATES 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF LOMA PRIETA EARTHQUAKE

10/19/2014 The following information was released by the office of the Mayor of San Francisco:Today Mayor Edwin M. Lee joined San Francisco Bay Area lead...

Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen Appoints Special Agent in Charge Matthew Joy to the Position of Arson Bureau Director

10/18/2014 The Wisconsin Attorney General issued the following news release:Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen is pleased to announce that Special Agent in...

Smokies prescribed burn will reduce understory, benefit elk

10/18/2014 Fire management officials at the Great Smoky Mountains National Park plan to begin a prescribed burn next week on the upper slopes and ridges ...

Interagency News Release: Prescribed Fire to be Ignited in Southern Black Hills

10/18/2014 The U.S. Department of Agriculture's U.S. Forest Service unit - Black Hills National Forest - issued the following news release:South Dakota W...

Lassen to Lift Fire Restrictions Oct. 20

10/18/2014

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's U.S. Forest Service unit - Lassen National Forest - issued the following news release:

Nigeria, extremists agree to immediate cease-fire Nigeria says it has reacheda cease-fire with Boko Haram

10/18/2014 By Chika Oduah and Michelle FaulThe Associated PressABUJA, NigeriaNigeria's government and Islamic extremists from Boko Haram have agreed to a...

Recognizing Heroes in Our Midst

10/18/2014 That terrifying Tuesday morning, now 14 Septembers ago, when terrorists connected to al-Qaida hijacked jetliners and drove them into the twin ...

Teen arrested in connection with fire at Colorado Springs apartment complex

10/18/2014 A 15-year-old boy was arrested on suspicion of arson Thursday after a fire broke out inside an apartment he was living in, Colorado Springs fi...

Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen Appoints Special Agent in Charge Matthew Joy to the Position of Arson Bureau Director

10/18/2014 The Wisconsin Attorney General issued the following news release:Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen is pleased to announce that Special Agent in...

Brown Square fire station remake gets a key go-ahead

10/18/2014 WORCESTER — The former Brown Square fire station, which has been largely vacant since its closing in 2008, is on a track for a new lease...

Protests still swirl after officer's firing | Hamilton's family wants charges; union decries decision

10/18/2014 Milwaukee Police Chief Edward Flynn's decision to fire the officer who fatally shot Dontre Hamilton at Red Arrow Park has not satisfied people...

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