• ‘McRae Day’ honors fallen D.C. firefighter

    D.C. City Council declared Sunday “Kevin McRae Day” as a tribute to the fallen firefighter who died in the line of duty in May.

  • Class shows the perils of being a firefighter

    WASHINGTON — Putting out fires and saving lives is an intense and stressful job, and a class in Prince George’s County Tuesday will aim to demonstrate just how difficult it can be. “It’s a lot…

  • D.C. firefighter faces weapons charges

    WASHINGTON – A D.C. firefighter was arrested Wednesday on weapons charges, the third District firefighter arrested in less than a month. NBC Washington reports that Andre Watson, a rookie firefighter, was arrested Wednesday afternoon after…

  • Firefighter’s helmet-cam records dad’s rescue (Video)

    It wasn\’t a typical rescue for the Great Cacapon Volunteer Fire Department in Morgan County, W. Va., early Thursday morning.

  • Arlington to hold girls’ firefighting camp

    An innovative summer camp could
    spark new career ambitions among high school-aged girls in Arlington who feel up
    for a challenge.