A fiery crash that killed a mother and her five children happened after she made a U-turn in an interstate median and a semi-trailer hit her vehicle from behind.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, Miami-Dade (FL) Ocean Rescue lifeguards stepped up to help with testing for the virus and assisting patients.
The union that represents FDNY firefighters boycotted of Mayor de Blasio’s Hometown Heroes ticker-tape parade honoring COVID-19 frontline workers.
Quick thinking and action by the Greater Boston Firefighters Pipes and Drums band after a July 4th parade in Quincy helped save a man's life.
Authorities are investigating the cause of an accident that killed a boy on a popular boat ride at an Iowa amusement park — the second deadly incident on the ride in five years.
Each day, more deaths are being linked to the heat wave that struck the Pacific Northwest this past week, with medical staff who treated people overwhelmed by temperatures well above 100 degrees Fahrenheit (38 Celsius) saying the toll from the extreme weather will keep creeping up.
Hundreds of deaths in Canada, Oregon, and Washington may have been caused by the historic heat wave that baked the Pacific Northwest.
Three people have died in Washington lakes and rivers as swelterinag residents flocked to beaches in search of a respite from a record heat wave.