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Woman Rescued in Washington, D.C. House Fire - Firefighter Nation

  1. Woman Rescued in Washington, D.C. House Fire  Firefighter Nation
  2. 3 displaced in DC fire sparked by heater with extension cord  WTOP
  3. Woman rescued, 2 others injured in house fire in Southeast DC, fire officials say  WJLA
  4. Firefighters battle flames, bitter cold, after space heater sparks house fire in Southeast DC  WUSA9.com
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Posted on Mon, 21 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Calif. man charged in Comet Ping Pong fire twice arrested at Wash. Monument - WTOP
Calif. man charged in Comet Ping Pong fire twice arrested at Wash. Monument  WTOP

Ryan Jaselskis, who also goes by Ryan Rimas, was identified as a suspect in the fire at Comet Ping Pong after twice being arrested earlier this month for scaling ...


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:21:42 GMT



With increasing calls, DC leader ‘anxious’ about lack of reserve fire truck - WTOP
With increasing calls, DC leader ‘anxious’ about lack of reserve fire truck  WTOP

WASHINGTON — D.C. is getting more emergency calls than ever before, but the city has no backup ladder fire trucks if one goes out of *service*, the city's fire ...


Posted on Tue, 12 Feb 2019 04:36:45 GMT



Red Line no longer single-tracking in D.C. after trash fire at Gallery Place - Washington Post
Red Line no longer single-tracking in D.C. after trash fire at Gallery Place  Washington Post

UPDATE, 2:30 p.m.: Dan Stessel, a spokesman for Metro, said *service* was restored after a trash fire was extinguished by the D.C. fire department.


Posted on Thu, 14 Feb 2019 19:34:51 GMT



Someone likely started a fire that destroyed a D.C. senior housing complex, investigators say. But who? - Washington Post
Someone likely started a fire that destroyed a D.C. senior housing complex, investigators say. But who?  Washington Post

It's likely that someone who didn't belong inside a public housing complex for D.C. seniors started the massive blaze that destroyed it, federal investigators found ...


Posted on Fri, 08 Feb 2019 23:36:27 GMT



Man killed in crash with D.C. fire engine failed to yield right of way, report says - Washington Post
Man killed in crash with D.C. fire engine failed to yield right of way, report says  Washington Post

A 32-year-old man who was killed last year in a crash involving a D.C. fire engine responding to a call in Northeast Washington failed to yield to the emergency ...


Posted on Fri, 08 Feb 2019 22:02:20 GMT



DC man reunites with DC Fire & EMS crew that saved his life - WJLA
DC man reunites with DC Fire & EMS crew that saved his life  WJLA

It was October 24, 2018. Newlyweds Mary Wareham and Christopher Green had just returned home to Northwest Washington after a long road trip together.


Posted on Thu, 14 Feb 2019 03:57:58 GMT



DC firefighter speeding in fire truck before fatal crash, will not face discipline, report says - FOX 5 DC
DC firefighter speeding in fire truck before fatal crash, will not face discipline, report says  FOX 5 DC

A DC police report obtained by FOX 5 through the Freedom of Information Act says a DC firefighter was traveling nearly 55 mph in a 30 mph zone before he ...


Posted on Fri, 08 Feb 2019 22:18:00 GMT



Mystery persists in fire that destroyed DC senior housing - WTOP
Mystery persists in fire that destroyed DC senior housing  WTOP

Investigators currently believe the fire was sparked by “some form of human activity in the cockloft of the building.” The exact nature of that activity and who — or ...


Posted on Sun, 10 Feb 2019 14:04:55 GMT



Truck brings ‘deep-seated’ fire to D.C. firehouse - Washington Post
Truck brings ‘deep-seated’ fire to D.C. firehouse  Washington Post

The bell rings. Firefighters slide down the pole, jump into their trucks and roar out the firehouse door, on their way to fight the fire. But every now and then, ...


Posted on Tue, 05 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



‘They’re pioneers’: Two women rise through the male-dominated ranks of D.C.’s fire department - Washington Post
‘They’re pioneers’: Two women rise through the male-dominated ranks of D.C.’s fire department  Washington Post

Young cadets Queen Anunay and Kishia Clemencia stood out in their class at the D.C. fire academy as being among the few women in a male-dominated field.


Posted on Thu, 07 Feb 2019 19:14:42 GMT



ATF Critical of DC Fire Chief in Senior Citizen Apartment Complex Fire Investigation - NBC4 Washington
ATF Critical of DC Fire Chief in Senior Citizen Apartment Complex Fire Investigation  NBC4 Washington

Federal investigators criticized D.C.'s fire chief for denying access to a senior citizen apartment complex after a devastating fire ripped through the building near ...


Posted on Fri, 18 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Report finds speed, intoxication behind deadly fire truck crash - WTOP
Report finds speed, intoxication behind deadly fire truck crash  WTOP

WASHINGTON — A newly released police report shows that a D.C. firefighter behind the wheel of a fire truck that crashed into a car last March, killing its ...


Posted on Sat, 09 Feb 2019 01:51:07 GMT



NW DC fire causes news networks to relocate temporarily, interrupts live broadcast - WTOP
NW DC fire causes news networks to relocate temporarily, interrupts live broadcast  WTOP

A Sunday morning electrical fire at a building that houses the offices of several news stations in Northwest D.C. forced networks to move temporarily and another ...


Posted on Sun, 20 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Fire breaks out on the roof of popular restaurant in Northeast DC - WUSA9.com
Fire breaks out on the roof of popular restaurant in Northeast DC  WUSA9.com

WASHINGTON, D.C., USA — A fire broke out on the roof at a popular restaurant in Northeast D.C. on Thursday, officials said. D.C. Fire and Emergency Medical ...


Posted on Thu, 24 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Ryan Jaselskis ordered held over arson of 'Pizzagate' restaurant Comet Ping Pong - Washington Times
Ryan Jaselskis ordered held over arson of 'Pizzagate' restaurant Comet Ping Pong  Washington Times

Ryan Jaselskis, a California man accused of starting a fire inside the restaurant at the center of the baseless "Pizzagate" conspiracy theory, was ordered held ...


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 19:57:45 GMT



Watch DC Firefighters Battle Raging Car Fire (Video) - Washington, DC Patch
Watch DC Firefighters Battle Raging Car Fire (Video)  Washington, DC Patch

Watch DC Firefighters Battle Raging Car Fire - Washington DC, DC - Firefighters leaped into action after a fiery crash in the early morning hours in D.C. Tuesday.


Posted on Fri, 25 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Report: Human Activity Likely Cause of Public Housing Fire - U.S. News & World Report
Report: Human Activity Likely Cause of Public Housing Fire  U.S. News & World Report

WASHINGTON (AP) — A report by the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives says a fire that gutted a public housing complex for seniors ...


Posted on Mon, 11 Feb 2019 06:42:00 GMT



9 adults, 2 children displaced after 2-alarm fire breaks out at Northeast DC row house - WJLA
9 adults, 2 children displaced after 2-alarm fire breaks out at Northeast DC row house  WJLA

A two-alarm fire at a two-story row house displaced nine adults and two children in Northeast Washington. DC Fire and EMS officials say there were no reports of ...


Posted on Mon, 04 Feb 2019 15:08:07 GMT



Investigators trying to ID man in connection the Comet Ping Pong fire - FOX 5 DC
Investigators trying to ID man in connection the Comet Ping Pong fire  FOX 5 DC

Police are trying to identify a man who was caught in surveillance images around the time a fire was allegedly set at Comet Ping Pong Pizza in the District.


Posted on Fri, 25 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Video of suspect in Comet Ping-Pong fire released - WTOP
Video of suspect in Comet Ping-Pong fire released  WTOP

WASHINGTON — The D.C. Fire Department has released video footage of the man they said started a fire inside Comet Ping-Pong last week. The videos show ...


Posted on Thu, 31 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



1 dead after masked gunman shoots 2 in DC day laborer temp firm - WTOP
1 dead after masked gunman shoots 2 in DC day laborer temp firm  WTOP

One man is dead and another is in the hospital after D.C. police say a masked gunman walked into a day laborer temp agency and opened fire on two ...


Posted on Thu, 14 Feb 2019 15:44:35 GMT



Woodrow Wilson High School under fire for name - WTOP
Woodrow Wilson High School under fire for name  WTOP

WASHINGTON — America's 28th president led the nation to victory in World War I. He appears on many historians' lists of the country's best presidents, but a ...


Posted on Wed, 13 Feb 2019 04:18:45 GMT



DC Arson Task Force Releases New Photos of Comet Ping Pong Fire Suspect - NBC4 Washington
DC Arson Task Force Releases New Photos of Comet Ping Pong Fire Suspect  NBC4 Washington

D.C.'s Arson Task Force released new photos of a man sought in connection with a fire at a restaurant that was once at the center of an online conspiracy theory ...


Posted on Tue, 29 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



News report: Incident commander on Snapchat despite woman still trapped in Florida home - STATter911
News report: Incident commander on Snapchat despite woman still trapped in Florida home  STATter911

Red Rocks is literally on fire right now. @PoPville pic.twitter.com/VUezBPmRxP. — Ashley LiBetti (@aklibetti) January 24, 2019. Looking for a quality used fire ...


Posted on Fri, 25 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Fire breaks out in bathroom of Southeast Washington apartment - Washington Post
Fire breaks out in bathroom of Southeast Washington apartment  Washington Post

Fire broke out last night in a relatively unusual place: a bathroom. The fire was reported shortly before 10 p.m. in the 1700 block of 28th Street SE. According to ...


Posted on Wed, 13 Feb 2019 04:39:58 GMT



Video Shows Suspect in Comet Ping Pong Fire - NBC4 Washington
Video Shows Suspect in Comet Ping Pong Fire  NBC4 Washington

New videos show a man who police believe set a fire inside a D.C. restaurant that was once at the center of an online conspiracy theory dubbed "pizzagate."


Posted on Thu, 31 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Former residents picking up the pieces after Arthur Capper senior center fire - FOX 5 DC
Former residents picking up the pieces after Arthur Capper senior center fire  FOX 5 DC

Crews are leveling the site of a senior center that went up in flames on September 19, 2018.


Posted on Fri, 08 Feb 2019 03:37:00 GMT



Comet Ping Pong catches fire, patrons suspect arson - WJLA
Comet Ping Pong catches fire, patrons suspect arson  WJLA

A sudden fire broke out inside Comet Ping Pong around 9 p. m. on Wednesday. The same establishment was targeted by online trolls during the presidential ...


Posted on Thu, 24 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Metro Red Line service partially suspended after track fire - Washington Post
Metro Red Line service partially suspended after track fire  Washington Post

*Service* was suspended between Ft. Totten and Takoma, Metro said.


Posted on Mon, 11 Feb 2019 16:58:26 GMT



Medicare ambulance rides may no longer end up at ER - WCTV
Medicare ambulance rides may no longer end up at ER  WCTV

Medicare officials say they want to change how the program pays for emergency ambulance services to give seniors more options besides going to a hospital ...


Posted on Thu, 14 Feb 2019 21:52:55 GMT



D.C. mayor announces large new investment in opioid overdose antidote - Washington Post
D.C. mayor announces large new investment in opioid overdose antidote  Washington Post

D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser (D) on Friday announced a major expansion of the District's investment in a lifesaving antidote to drug overdoses, pledging to buy ...


Posted on Fri, 18 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



4 forced out of home after fire in Southeast DC - WUSA9.com
4 forced out of home after fire in Southeast DC  WUSA9.com

Four people were forced out of their home Wednesday morning due to a fire in Southeast D.C..


Posted on Wed, 06 Feb 2019 10:53:00 GMT



ATF Still Searching for Man Suspected of Arson at Comet Ping Pong in Chevy Chase - Eater DC
ATF Still Searching for Man Suspected of Arson at Comet Ping Pong in Chevy Chase  Eater DC

Federal authorities yesterday released a second batch of surveillance photos featuring a man they suspect of intentionally setting fire to curtains inside Comet ...


Posted on Wed, 30 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Sixth-Grade Boy Fighting for His Life After Northeast DC Shooting - NBC4 Washington
Sixth-Grade Boy Fighting for His Life After Northeast DC Shooting  NBC4 Washington

A 12-year-old boy is in critical condition after he was shot Thursday night near his home in Northeast D.C..


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:53:45 GMT



National Fire Sprinkler Association Recognizes Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday and Shares A Fire Sprinkler Save at DC Building with Prominent Television Studios - PRNewswire
National Fire Sprinkler Association Recognizes Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday and Shares A Fire Sprinkler Save at DC Building with Prominent Television Studios  PRNewswire

WASHINGTON, Jan. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Fire Sprinkler Association (NFSA) recognizes Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. for the change he ...


Posted on Mon, 21 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Dystopia Comes Alive As Handmaids Tale Films In DC | Patch PM - McLean, VA Patch
Dystopia Comes Alive As Handmaids Tale Films In DC | Patch PM  McLean, VA Patch

Top Stories To Read Tonight From Virginia, DC - McLean, VA - Eagle baby drama | Pizzagate suspect fights with police | Beltway Bandit reward | $1M Food Lion ...


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 21:31:30 GMT



Police seek gunmen in shooting that left 12-year-old boy critically injured - Washington Post
Police seek gunmen in shooting that left 12-year-old boy critically injured  Washington Post

The D.C. police chief called the young victim a hero, saying, “The people who are responsible for this are cowards.”


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 23:03:32 GMT



Deer Dies After Falling Through Tidal Basin Ice (Photos) - Washington, DC Patch
Deer Dies After Falling Through Tidal Basin Ice (Photos)  Washington, DC Patch

Deer Dies After Falling Through Tidal Basin Ice - Washington DC, DC - A brave attempt by D.C. rescuers was not in time for a deer that wandered onto an ...


Posted on Fri, 25 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Police: Manhunt underway for suspect wanted in Southeast DC homicide - WJLA
Police: Manhunt underway for suspect wanted in Southeast DC homicide  WJLA

The Metropolitan Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred Friday in Southeast DC. At approximately 7:39 p. m. , authorities were called to the ...


Posted on Sat, 19 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Ambulance providers will be paid for trips to alternative sites, telemedicine - ModernHealthcare.com
Ambulance providers will be paid for trips to alternative sites, telemedicine  ModernHealthcare.com

HHS will test allowing ambulance suppliers and providers to transport Medicare and Medicaid patients to areas besides the emergency room, such as a doctor's ...


Posted on Thu, 14 Feb 2019 19:53:31 GMT



Can California and the federal government cooperate long enough to clean Paradise? - Sacramento Bee
Can California and the federal government cooperate long enough to clean Paradise?  Sacramento Bee

California emergency officials at OES are undertaking the biggest wildfire cleanup in history, including the Camp Fire in Paradise and Woolsey Fire in Ventura ...


Posted on Wed, 13 Feb 2019 21:36:00 GMT



Video of US teenagers taunting Native American draws fire - BBC News
Video of US teenagers taunting Native American draws fire  BBC News

Footage of a group of teenagers - many wearing Make America Great Again caps - taunting a Native American man in Washington DC has drawn criticism.


Posted on Sun, 20 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Elderly Woman Killed After Catching On Fire Cooking Dinner - CBS DC
Elderly Woman Killed After Catching On Fire Cooking Dinner  CBS DC

An 83-year-old woman was killed Thursday after an apartment fire in Anne Arundel County broke out just after 12:30 p.m. ...


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 21:20:45 GMT



Staying warm and preventing a fire: Safety tips as the temperatures drop - WTOP
Staying warm and preventing a fire: Safety tips as the temperatures drop  WTOP

If you're using devices like space heaters to avoid high energy bills as we prepare for another wintry mix, there are a few steps you should take to make sure ...


Posted on Sun, 10 Feb 2019 20:53:44 GMT



Listen to SWMRS' new album, 'Berkeley's On Fire,' right now - Substream Magazine
Listen to SWMRS' new album, 'Berkeley's On Fire,' right now  Substream Magazine

Bay Area, California's SWMRS have released their sophomore album, Berkeley's On Fire, today via Fueled By Ramen. The new album includes the singles ...


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:31:00 GMT



Drivers blame seat heaters for fires, call on car company to issue new recall - Boston 25 News
Drivers blame seat heaters for fires, call on car company to issue new recall  Boston 25 News

Several drivers are reporting their vehicles caught fire, and they blame electric seat warmers.


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 03:03:52 GMT



Fire commissioner appointed - All Point Bulletin
Fire commissioner appointed  All Point Bulletin

By Pat Grubb The Point Roberts fire commission is back at full strength following the appointment of Raye Newmen at the district's regular meeting on February.


Posted on Thu, 14 Feb 2019 21:09:29 GMT



Dog set on fire dies shortly after showing signs of recovery - KLEW
Dog set on fire dies shortly after showing signs of recovery  KLEW

RICHMOND, Va. (WSET) — Richmond Animal Care and Control shared Friday morning that a pit bull tied to a pole and set on fire has died. They said Tommie ...


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 14:27:00 GMT



Wet Weekend Awaits DC, Followed by Blast of Bitter Cold - NBC4 Washington
Wet Weekend Awaits DC, Followed by Blast of Bitter Cold  NBC4 Washington

We're looking at a wet weekend, followed by a blast of bitter cold. More messy weather will hit on Saturday, with the biggest impact to the north and west.


Posted on Fri, 18 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



SWMRS Release Sophomore Album "Berkeleys On Fire" | SWMRS Music News | New Alternative and Indie Music, Music News, Interviews, & More - Alternative Addiction
SWMRS Release Sophomore Album "Berkeleys On Fire" | SWMRS Music News | New Alternative and Indie Music, Music News, Interviews, & More  Alternative Addiction

SWMRS have released their anxiously awaited sophomore album Berkeley's On Fire.The album is available across all major digital music providers. SWMRS ...


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:22:46 GMT



No more minor pot arrests in Buffalo, mayor says in State of City speech - Buffalo News
No more minor pot arrests in Buffalo, mayor says in State of City speech  Buffalo News

Getting caught with a marijuana joint or two is no longer grounds for arrest in Buffalo, Mayor Byron W. Brown said Friday. I am directing Buffalo police to …


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 22:35:46 GMT



Five myths about the federal workforce - The Washington Post
Five myths about the federal workforce  The Washington Post

Are the people who dedicate their professional lives to public *service* in it for the money? “The federal government pays its employees more than they would ...


Posted on Thu, 14 Feb 2019 16:54:37 GMT



De Blasio: 'Full review' of shooting that killed LI cop - Newsday
De Blasio: 'Full review' of shooting that killed LI cop  Newsday

Seven NYPD officers fired a total of 42 rounds during a chaotic scene outside a Queens cellphone store as they responded to an attempted robbery that left a ...


Posted on Wed, 13 Feb 2019 12:38:45 GMT



5 Ways To Have A Totally Free Weekend Around DC - DCist
5 Ways To Have A Totally Free Weekend Around DC  DCist

Free entry at Mount Vernon, a bring-your-own-picnic movie night, and a day of games at The Wharf.


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 15:37:00 GMT



Ex-school chief accused of theft; foundation says missing $188,905 imperils Little Rock charter - Arkansas Online
Ex-school chief accused of theft; foundation says missing $188,905 imperils Little Rock charter  Arkansas Online

Leaders of a national charter school organization Wednesday accused a former Covenant Keepers College Preparatory Charter School superintendent of ...


Posted on Thu, 14 Feb 2019 10:30:00 GMT



Fire Fills DC Medical Marijuana Facility With Smoky Haze - NBC4 Washington
Fire Fills DC Medical Marijuana Facility With Smoky Haze  NBC4 Washington

A medical marijuana facility in Washington, D.C., went up in smoke Saturday. D.C. Fire and EMS responded to a fire at a two-story warehouse in the 1800 block ...


Posted on Sat, 05 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Shooter kills 5 at suburban Chicago business; 5 officers wounded - KAIT
Shooter kills 5 at suburban Chicago business; 5 officers wounded  KAIT

Five people were killed by a gunman at a Chicago-area business on Friday. The gunman is also deceased. Five police officers were wounded.


Posted on Sat, 16 Feb 2019 04:08:06 GMT



NASCAR rookie takes on first Daytona 500 after battling brain tumor - WTVC
NASCAR rookie takes on first Daytona 500 after battling brain tumor  WTVC

Just a few short years after being diagnosed with a brain tumor, NASCAR rookie Matt Tifft is gearing up for his Daytona 500 debut. Tifft received news no driver ...


Posted on Sat, 16 Feb 2019 03:07:22 GMT



Man, 74, found alive in D.C. senior complex damaged in fire - Washington Post
Man, 74, found alive in D.C. senior complex damaged in fire  Washington Post

A 74-year-old man who had been trapped for five days in his apartment at a fire-damaged senior housing complex was freed Monday, a chance rescue that ...


Posted on Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Fire at senior housing complex in D.C. prompts rescues - Washington Post
Fire at senior housing complex in D.C. prompts rescues  Washington Post

A major fire broke out at an apartment complex for seniors in Southeast Washington on Wednesday afternoon, forcing firefighters, bystanders and Marines to ...


Posted on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Fire Departments in Washington, D.C., uses run-down trucks - Washington Times
Fire Departments in Washington, D.C., uses run-down trucks  Washington Times

As a three-alarm fire ripped through a D.C. seniors facility in September, firefighters discovered that the ladders on Trucks 13 and 16 didn't work and needed to ...


Posted on Sun, 04 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Man, 74, found alive in rubble 5 days after Washington, D.C. fire - WPVI-TV
Man, 74, found alive in rubble 5 days after Washington, D.C. fire  WPVI-TV

Five days after a fire burned through a senior living center in Washington, D.C., a 74-year-old man was found alive.


Posted on Tue, 25 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Woman, 96, dies after rowhouse fire in Northwest D.C. - Washington Post
Woman, 96, dies after rowhouse fire in Northwest D.C.  Washington Post

A woman who died after a fire Tuesday night in Northwest Washington's Bloomingdale neighborhood has been identified, according to D.C. police.


Posted on Wed, 05 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



VIDEO: Inside a historic DC fire station — that’s among the last of its kind - WTOP
VIDEO: Inside a historic DC fire station — that’s among the last of its kind  WTOP

WASHINGTON — Its predecessor was burned to the ground by the British, and as WTOP told you around Halloween, it may contain a ghost. Interesting stories ...


Posted on Wed, 16 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



3 DC firefighters among 4 sent to hospital after Northeast house fire - WTOP
3 DC firefighters among 4 sent to hospital after Northeast house fire  WTOP

WASHINGTON — Four people, including three firefighters are in the hospital after a fire broke out in a Northeast D.C. home Wednesday night.


Posted on Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



1 seriously injured, 5 displaced after DC apartment fire - WTOP
1 seriously injured, 5 displaced after DC apartment fire  WTOP

WASHINGTON — A man is in the hospital with serious injuries and five other residents are displaced after a fire broke out inside an apartment kitchen Saturday ...


Posted on Sat, 08 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



AACO Officials Investigating Car Arson, Seeking Suspect - CBS DC
AACO Officials Investigating Car Arson, Seeking Suspect  CBS DC

Anne Arundel County Fire investigators are asking the public for help in identifying an individual seen near the scene of an arson fire Friday morning.


Posted on Sat, 16 Feb 2019 00:22:41 GMT



D.C. police identify man who died in fire at apartment building - Washington Post
D.C. police identify man who died in fire at apartment building  Washington Post

A 65-year-old man has been identified as the person who died Wednesday evening in a fire in a high-rise apartment building for senior citizens in Northeast ...


Posted on Thu, 01 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT



D.C. fire department releases report on 2017 collision that pinned rookie firefighter between equipment at scene - The Washington Post
D.C. fire department releases report on 2017 collision that pinned rookie firefighter between equipment at scene  The Washington Post

The D.C. fire department has concluded that the positioning of equipment during a fire and the inexperience of a rookie contributed to a 2017 incident that ...


Posted on Fri, 08 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT



DC police investigate killing of retired colleague whose body was found in burning SE house - WTOP
DC police investigate killing of retired colleague whose body was found in burning SE house  WTOP

The fire that engulfed a Southeast D.C. house in which the bodies of two people, including a retired D.C. police employee, were discovered over the weekend ...


Posted on Mon, 07 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



13 displaced after Southeast DC apartment building fire - WTOP
13 displaced after Southeast DC apartment building fire  WTOP

Approximately 13 people are displaced after a two-alarm fire in Southeast D.C. broke out in the early morning hours Friday. The fire originated on the first floor of ...


Posted on Fri, 02 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Repairs on D.C. Fire's Truck 7 left neighborhood vulnerable during blaze - Washington Times
Repairs on D.C. Fire's Truck 7 left neighborhood vulnerable during blaze  Washington Times

A D.C. fire truck whose ladder became stuck during a three-alarm fire in September failed again last week, leaving Eastern Market without its services for 2 days.


Posted on Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Deaths of Man, Woman Found in DC Fire Ruled Homicide - NBC4 Washington
Deaths of Man, Woman Found in DC Fire Ruled Homicide  NBC4 Washington

The deaths of a man and a woman discovered inside a Southeast D.C. home that caught fire on Saturday have now been ruled a homicide, police say.


Posted on Sat, 05 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Major Fire Displaces 8 In Logan Circle - Washington, DC Patch
Major Fire Displaces 8 In Logan Circle  Washington, DC Patch

Major Fire Displaces 8 In Logan Circle - Washington DC, DC - No injuries were reported after the fire broke out in some rowhomes on 11th Street on Sunday.


Posted on Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Fire damages business in Northwest DC - FOX 5 DC
Fire damages business in Northwest DC  FOX 5 DC

An early morning fire damaged a commercial building housing several businesses in Northwest, D.C..


Posted on Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Refrigerator powered by extension cord caused DC fire - WTOP
Refrigerator powered by extension cord caused DC fire  WTOP

WASHINGTON — A Monday evening house fire in Northwest D.C., which officials say was caused by a malfunctioning refrigerator powered by an extension cord ...


Posted on Tue, 07 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



DC Fire Changes Protocol After 8 Firefighters Injured in Engine Crash - NBC4 Washington
DC Fire Changes Protocol After 8 Firefighters Injured in Engine Crash  NBC4 Washington

After three high-profile firetruck accidents that have injured or killed first responders, D.C. Fire moved to prevent collisions by ordering some firetrucks to stay ...


Posted on Tue, 04 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Marines say they "had to act" to save senior citizens from D.C. fire - CBS News
Marines say they "had to act" to save senior citizens from D.C. fire  CBS News

When a quick-moving fire raced through a home for senior citizens, a group of Marines came running.


Posted on Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Major Fire Ravages DC Commercial Building (Video) - Washington, DC Patch
Major Fire Ravages DC Commercial Building (Video)  Washington, DC Patch

Major Fire Ravages DC Commercial Building (Video) - Washington DC, DC - Firefighters battled heavy fire in a two-story building in Northwest Wednesday ...


Posted on Thu, 29 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Woman dead after Northwest DC row house fire - WTOP
Woman dead after Northwest DC row house fire  WTOP

WASHINGTON — A woman has died after a Northwest D.C. home without working smoke detectors caught fire Tuesday night, D.C. Fire and EMS officials said.


Posted on Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



2 hospitalized after gas station fire in SE DC - WTOP
2 hospitalized after gas station fire in SE DC  WTOP

WASHINGTON — Two people have been hospitalized after a fire erupted at a gas station in Southeast D.C. Saturday. A mechanic was draining a gas tank when ...


Posted on Sat, 04 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Fire that killed 96-year-old D.C. woman started by accident in kitchen, fire department rules - Washington Post
Fire that killed 96-year-old D.C. woman started by accident in kitchen, fire department rules  Washington Post

A fire that killed a 96-year-old woman in her Northwest Washington rowhouse on Tuesday was started accidentally in the kitchen, according to the D.C. Fire and ...


Posted on Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



‘Well, we’re alive’: Two months after D.C. fire, displaced seniors struggle to regain their footing - Washington Post
‘Well, we’re alive’: Two months after D.C. fire, displaced seniors struggle to regain their footing  Washington Post

Two months after the fire took everything, a group of seniors gathered in a District ballroom to break bread and give thanks in the spirit of the holiday. It was not ...


Posted on Tue, 20 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



DC Fire changes response protocol after engine crash injures 8 firefighters - WTOP
DC Fire changes response protocol after engine crash injures 8 firefighters  WTOP

Hours after Friday's crash between two fire engines responding to an apartment fire, D.C.'s fire chief has ordered a change in protocol to lessen the chance of ...


Posted on Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



6 adults, 5 children displaced after Northwest DC fire - WTOP
6 adults, 5 children displaced after Northwest DC fire  WTOP

There were no injuries in the fire that broke out on North Capitol Street Northwest around 12 a.m. Monday, but D.C. Fire and EMS said six adults and five ...


Posted on Mon, 20 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



DC Woman Still Displaced After Southeast DC Fire - NBC4 Washington
DC Woman Still Displaced After Southeast DC Fire  NBC4 Washington

A D.C. woman lost everything, including her gown for her upcoming wedding, after she survived a fire late last month in Southeast D.C..


Posted on Thu, 13 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



What's going on at D.C. Fire and EMS? - Washington Times
What's going on at D.C. Fire and EMS?  Washington Times

Now, I don't know about you, but it struck me as odd that one of the first things out of the mouths of the media and fire officials was that Miss Annie' home did not ...


Posted on Wed, 05 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



One death in fire at senior citizen apartment house in the District - Washington Post
One death in fire at senior citizen apartment house in the District  Washington Post

One person died Wednesday evening in a fire in Northeast Washington at a high rise apartment house for senior citizens, a D.C. fire department spokesman ...


Posted on Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Senior housing building in SE DC still not secure after fire - WTOP
Senior housing building in SE DC still not secure after fire  WTOP

WASHINGTON — D.C. Fire and EMS crews are working over the weekend to secure the Arthur Capper Senior building, a Southeast D.C. senior housing ...


Posted on Sat, 22 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Woman Set On Fire In DC: Report - Washington, DC Patch
Woman Set On Fire In DC: Report  Washington, DC Patch

Woman Set On Fire In DC: Report - Washington DC, DC - The woman reportedly is alive after the incident.


Posted on Mon, 29 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



No injuries after large blaze at DC restaurant - FOX 5 DC
No injuries after large blaze at DC restaurant  FOX 5 DC

Firefighters have put out a fire Wednesday night at a restaurant in the Shaw neighborhood of Washington D.C..


Posted on Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Seniors displaced by DC fire meet with rescuers, community helpers - WTOP
Seniors displaced by DC fire meet with rescuers, community helpers  WTOP

Residents displaced by fire from the Arthur Capper Senior Apartments in D.C. lunched on Thursday with members of the community who helped with ...


Posted on Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Fire at D.C. housing complex for seniors leaves man in critical condition - The Washington Post
Fire at D.C. housing complex for seniors leaves man in critical condition  The Washington Post

A D.C. man remained in critical condition Saturday after suffering injuries from a fire that broke out at a housing complex near Logan Circle, authorities said.


Posted on Sat, 21 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT



DC fire engine involved in crash that injured 8 firefighters shouldn't have been in service - FOX 5 DC
DC fire engine involved in crash that injured 8 firefighters shouldn't have been in service  FOX 5 DC

Five days after eight D.C. firefighters were injured in a crash while responding to a fire, FOX 5 has learned one of the engines involved in the collision should not ...


Posted on Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Students return to residence hall after fire sparks campuswide evacuation - WTOP
Students return to residence hall after fire sparks campuswide evacuation  WTOP

WASHINGTON — Students have no Wi-Fi, limited electricity and are being advised to not use dormitory bathrooms after an underground fire at American ...


Posted on Sat, 29 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



California considers insurance to help with wildfire costs - WTOP
California considers insurance to help with wildfire costs  WTOP

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California should get insurance to help cover taxpayers' costs in bad wildfire seasons, a solution that could help stem losses as ...


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:03:59 GMT



Equipment apparently used to grow marijuana blamed in fire - Washington Post
Equipment apparently used to grow marijuana blamed in fire  Washington Post

A fire at a center for growing marijuana was blamed on equipment apparently used to grow marijuana. The blaze broke out Saturday afternoon in a building in ...


Posted on Tue, 08 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Bad Batch of K2 Likely Linked to More Than 100 DC Overdoses: DC Fire Chief - NBC4 Washington
Bad Batch of K2 Likely Linked to More Than 100 DC Overdoses: DC Fire Chief  NBC4 Washington

Fire and rescue crews have responded to more than 100 overdoses in D.C. in just a span of four days and the spike is likely linked to a "bad batch" of synthetic ...


Posted on Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Woman in D.C. seriously burned after possibly being set on fire, authorities say - Washington Post
Woman in D.C. seriously burned after possibly being set on fire, authorities say  Washington Post

A woman was found seriously burned Sunday night in the District, and authorities were investigating the possibility that she was deliberately set on fire. A patient ...


Posted on Mon, 29 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



 

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