9-11 and the Lingering Aftermath

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As we remember and honor all those who dies on 9/11, we must care and support all those still suffering from the resulting health and disability challenges

Are there Superheroes Among Us?

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Patrick Hill found his calling as a firefighter, and honors the memory of those who lost their lives in service.

Compassion Knows No Gender

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Dudes of all sizes understand that compassion is not feminine or masculine. It is human.

Firefighters Hunt Ruins, Find Lost Ring for Widow

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Boston crew fulfills a promise after last week’s deadly blaze.

Firefighter Dads Sing Song from Frozen to Little Girl Trapped in Elevator [Video]

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Two Boston firefighters rescued a frightened little girl trapped in a elevator by singing Disney’s “Let It Go” until she was calm enough to climb out with her family.

Pulling A Stranger From A Burning Car

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With seconds to spare, two strangers pull a woman from a burning car, and we are all reminded that we can be heroes.

First Responders: The Heroes We Lost in West, Texas

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The town of West, Texas remembers their fallen heroes.

First Responders: 5/11

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How have you prepared to respond in an emergency?

Breaking News: Firefighters Shot At While Responding To A Fire

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One injury, a spreading fire, and as yet a lot of unanswered questions.

VIDEO: What Happens When Captain Kirk Tries to Deep Fry a Turkey

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William Shatner dramatically retells his Thanksgiving cooking disasters and offers tips for people to stay safe when deep-frying their birds.

The Dying Game

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Can a merciless marketplace be entrusted with caring for people?

Corporate Firefighters

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Kevin Buckholtz’s workplace is not on fire. So why are his co-workers always “putting out fires”?

#47: The Fireman

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It was a typical afternoon in the firehouse. Me, Danny and Pete were sat around playing five card stud, drinking cold soda and dreaming of hot pizza. The alarm went off. We folded and sprung into action.

Video: Smokejumpers Parachute Into the Center of Wildfires

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CNN paying tribute to hero firefighters who do doubly dangerous work, and giving us an inside peek to the lives of smokejumpers.

Remembering Tarel: A Tribute to an Early Responder

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Tarel was inside of the South Tower when it fell. He died the only way he would have wanted: saving others.

Stadiums Shouldn’t Come Before Firehouses

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Though the Yankees’ and Mets’ new stadiums are “privately funded,” the tax breaks they receive keep New York from funding more important services.