A union leader for a civilian Navy fire department that responded to the Washington Navy Yard shooting says faulty radios hindered emergency communications among some of the responders.
Ten people were injured and more than 100 are displaced after a fire ripped through an apartment building in Silver Spring on Tuesday afternoon.
A breakdown of emergency medical call volumes and paramedic staffing in the District and similar departments.
Gov. Jan Brewer says the federal government has denied Arizona’s request for a major disaster declaration for the wildfire in Yarnell.
President Barack Obama called Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer on Monday to receive an update on the state’s wildfires and express his condolences to the families of the 19 firefighters who died in the blaze and to all whose lives have been impacted by the fires.
Fire crews in Arizona are trying to control a blaze that killed 19 elite firefighters and destroyed 200 homes.
A group of Prince George’s County firefighters went above and beyond their normal duties Tuesday afternoon when they rescued a cat stuck under the hood of a person’s car.
A volunteer fire company is offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information that leads to the people who set a blaze that left seven firefighters injured.
A house fire in Annapolis required the assistance of nearly 50 firefighters Sunday morning, officials said.
Missoula-area firefighters swept the top three spots in the 22nd annual Scott Firefighter Stairclimb held at Seattle’s Columbia Tower.