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Va. firefighters raise money for burned fire dogs

Fellow firefighter sets up fund to raise money to vet bills after a horrendous fire sends four to the hospital, as well as their owner.

Saturday - 02/01/2014, 07:47am EST

Tags: Fairfax County, Va., fire

5 firefighters caught damaging mailboxes fined

Wednesday - 12/11/2013, 09:56am EST

Tags: Bishopville, watermelon,

Firefighters raise money for charity with racy calendar (Video)

Tampa firefighters flaunting their figures for charity. See the video.

Tuesday - 12/03/2013, 10:40am EST

Tags: tampa, calendar

Norfolk firefighters battle bed bugs at 5 stations

Firefighters in Norfolk are battling an infestation of bed bugs.

Tuesday - 10/22/2013, 11:24am EDT

Tags: bed bugs

Into the fire: WTOP follows Prince George's County firefighters for a day (Video)

WTOP's Thomas Warren puts on the boots, helmet and oxygen tank to experience a day in the life of the Prince George's County Fire Department.

Monday - 10/14/2013, 09:06am EDT

Tags: Prince Georges County Fire,

Navy firefighters: Radios failed during Navy Yard shooting

Faulty radios may have slowed the treatment of victims at the Navy Yard shooting.

Friday - 09/20/2013, 05:22am EDT

Tags: radios, Navy Yard shooting, rescue, Hank Silverberg, Navy

Firefighters climb in memory of 9/11 rescuers

Local firefighters climbed 110 stories to honor fallen firefighters Saturday.

Monday - 09/09/2013, 03:33am EDT

Tags: Sept. 11 terror attacks, Jamie Forzato


Simulated plane crash at Dulles tests first responders

A hijacked fuel truck collided with a small aircraft, forcing a Boeing 767 to veer off the runway. That was storyline behind a disaster drill at Dulles International Airport Saturday testing the response of emergency crews from 10 surrounding communities.

Saturday - 05/04/2013, 03:33pm EDT

Tags: Dulles International Airport, Disaster response, disaster drill, Jamie Forzato, MWAA


Girls Fire Camp: Firefighting is no longer just for boys

No one ever told Anne Slabinski or Marcia Reed they couldn't be firefighters. In fact, neither ever imagined herself battling blazes or saving lives. Yet after more than 15 years, collectively, the two women feel they have found their callings.

Thursday - 05/02/2013, 11:02am EDT

Tags: alicia lozano, Arlington, Arlington Fire Department, Girls Fire Camp,

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