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LODD:Columbia Firefighter Dies in Apartment Complex Collapse

            Columbia Firefighter dies in apartment complex collapse. This incident is considered to be a LODD, more information to come on investigation results and funeral info.   KOMU 8 NEWS: “COLUMBIA – A Columbia Fire Department firefighter was killed Saturday morning while working on the scene of a structural collapse at University Village Apartments. The ...

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SEE IT: Spanish police’s CPR video is heart-stopping sexy, forcing an apology

Police in Spain say all of the people enrolled in their public seminar knew they would be seeing women in their underwear — but they obviously weren’t prepared. BY LEE MORAN / NEW YORK DAILY NEWS What were they thinking?! Police in Jaca used this footage to teach first aid. Police in Spain have been forced to apologize for using “highly erotic” ...

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McDonald’s worker fired after paying for food donation

By Lou Raguse OLEAN, N.Y. (WIVB) – Heather Levia wanted to help first responders by giving them a warm meal on a cold day, but when she showed up to work the next morning she no longer had a job. Levia, a 23-year-old single mom with twins, works two jobs and is putting herself through nursing school. During her morning ...

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National News:Man sets himself, officers on fire at grocery store

ATLANTA — A man walked into a Newton County supermarket and set himself on fire, police told Channel 2 Action News. Police said the man entered a Kroger store on Highway 278 in Covington just before 5 p.m. and immediately caused a disruption. Witnesses told police the man poured rubbing alcohol on himself and started running through the store, knocking ...

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Funeral today for Dallas firefighter killed last week

Last week a Dallas Firefighter was struck by a motor vehicle on an icy overpass and was killed in the LODD. Today the family mourns as they attend the funeral services. This image of the little boy gripping his father’s fire helmet is heartbreaking. Please drive careful when First Responders, Tow Truck drivers, Police Officers, and any other services that ...

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4 FDNY Firefighters injured during South Ozone Park fire guts church;

QUEENS (WABC) – Four firefighters were injured battling a second-alarm blaze at a church in Queens early Monday.                                       “The flames broke out around 3 a.m. at the Deliverance Tabernacle Church on Sutter Avenue in South Ozone Park. The fire started in the ...

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BREAKING NEWS UPDATE: DALLAS LODD (Crash, Ice Close Spur 408 at I-20 in Dallas)

  By Scott Gordon A Dallas firefighter died Monday night after he fell about 40 feet from an icy overpass onto a bridge below. It happened in Southwest Dallas as firefighters and other emergency crews were at the scene of an accident on Spur 408 where it passes over Interstate 20. Initial reports indicated a passing car slid on the ice ...

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National News: Close call by Los Angeles Firefighters when a facade breaks off at strip mall fire

A 9-1-1 call from a passerby alerted the Los Angeles Fire Department at 3:43 AM on February 2, 2014 of a structure fire at 5918 Santa Monica Boulevard in Hollywood. Firefighters arrived quickly to find heavy flames in the front-central section of a block long one-story strip mall. Forcing entry into the smoke charged Herbs and Vitamins Araceli and adjacent E.H Joyeria at 5916 Santa Monica Boulevard, firefighters discovered ...

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1 Firefighter LODD and 2 Civilian Contractors killed after cell tower collapse

ABC news is reporting a member of the Nutter Fort Fire Department was killed by a cell tower collapse- “Police in West Virginia say three people have died when two cellphone towers collapsed. State Police Cpl. Mark Waggamon says two contractors who were tethered to a 300-foot tower were killed when the structure collapsed shortly before noon Saturday in Clarksburg. ...

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Firefighters battle four-alarm fire at egg farm in Walworth County

Firefighters are currently battling a 4-Alarm fire at the S&R Egg Farm in La Grange in Walworth County. La Grange Fire Department is currently working on their 2nd interdivisional MABAS   request Strike teams from Division 118 and 104. S&R Egg Farm At N9416 Tamarac Dr. Read more: http://www.wisn.com/news/south-east-wisconsin/racine-kenosha/firefighters-battle-fouralarm-fire-at-egg-fire-in-walworth-county/-/10151828/24231496/-/8nmn4d/-/index.html#ixzz2s2P8sCwK Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if ...

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