Dispute Could Lead To Firefighters Leaving ArlingtonThe firefighters association says the city could strip them of more than a million dollars in benefits and bonuses.
Union: Thousands Of Firefighters Didn't Work During HarveyThousands of Houston firefighters were told to stay home at the height of Harvey's flooding even as calls for help overwhelmed 911 dispatchers, the president of the city's firefighters union said Friday.
Utah Wildfire Grows To Largest Active Fire In U.S.The nation's largest wildfire has forced more than 1,500 people from their homes and cabins in a southern Utah mountain area home to a ski town and popular fishing lake.
Firefighters Rescue Abandoned Pigs From Scorching HeatA truckload of pigs wasn't ready to become bacon, despite being parked in the hot sun for hours in West Virginia.
Fighting Cancer When They’re Not Fighting FiresFirst responders in North Texas are appealing for better protection.
Dallas Firefighters Leave City As Pension Troubles LoomThe Dallas Firefighters Association estimates it will lose 200 firefighters by the end of the fiscal year.
Mold Problem Temporarily Closes Fort Worth Fire StationHomeowners aren’t the only people who have to deal with mold problems – a Fort Worth Fire Department fire station is temporarily closing until mold repairs are completed there.
Oklahoma Wildfire Destroys 9 Homes, Forces EvacuationsFire officials are suggesting a blaze that has destroyed at least nine homes in eastern Oklahoma and forced the evacuation of more than 100 others may have been intentionally set.
Texas Panhandle Wildfires Much Bigger Than First ThoughtAuthorities say one of the three wildfires in the Texas Panhandle is about three times larger than they had thought.
Texas Firefighters Winning Battle To Contain 2 Large WildfiresFirefighters have more fully contained two large wildfires in West Texas, including one that destroyed four homes and prompted the evacuation of nearly 1,200 others.
Crews Battling Wildfires In Texas, Oklahoma PanhandleCrews are working to contain a wildfire that's burning in a rural area of the Texas Panhandle while firefighters in Oklahoma fought back several blazes that popped up on an unseasonably warm and windy day.
Texas Bill Would Let Firefighters, EMTs Carry Guns On DutyParamedics would be able to pack more than just medical supplies if one state lawmaker gets his way. State Representative John Wray wants all first-responders in Texas to be able to carry guns.