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Suing First Responders

Police and other first responders are legally obligated to help citizens and their departments can face lawsuits when they are derelict in their duty.

04/01/2014

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12 Displaced After Northeast Philly House Fire

Twelve people were displaced after a house fire in Philadelphia early Friday morning.

03/21/2014

Deadly fire in Germantown. (credit: CBS)

89-Year-Old Man Dies Following Germantown House Fire

A man pulled from a house fire in Philadelphia late Monday evening has died.

02/18/2014

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Chester County Medics, Firefighters Preparing To Protect Residents During Winter Storm

Firefighters and medics in Chester County, hardest hit by last week’s storm, are busy preparing for the next winter onslaught.

02/12/2014

Fire in Kingsessing. (credit: Jenn Bernstein)

9 Displaced By Fire In Kingsessing

Nine people were displaced after a late night fire ripped through a set of row homes in the Kingsessing section of the city.

01/28/2014

(credit: Jenn Bernstein)

Firefighters Battle Frigid Conditions During Kingsessing Fires

Philadelphia firefighters faced extreme cold conditions while responding to several fire calls Thursday night and Friday morning.

01/24/2014

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House Fire Kills Elderly Woman, Injures Companion

An elderly woman has died following a house fire at 1959 Stanley Street in Strawberry Mansion.

12/03/2013

Fire in Strawberry Mansion on November 21, 2013. (credit: Jenn Bernstein)

Father, Kids Escape Strawberry Mansion Apartment Fire By Jumping

A store and an above apartment on West Sergeant Street in Strawberry Mansion are a total loss after a fast moving early Thursday morning fire.

11/21/2013

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Firefighters Battle Upper Dublin House Fire

Firefighters are on the scene of a house fire in Upper Dublin Township, Montgomery County.

11/08/2013

A training exercise for firefighters at Philadelphia International Airport. (Credit: Michelle Durham)

Firefighters At PHL Put Through Special Training

Philadelphia firefighters based at Philadelphia International Airport must complete intensive training required by the FAA and the Fire Department.

11/05/2013

House fire in Kensington on October 8, 2013. (credit: Jenn Bernstein)

3 Injured In Kensington House Fire

Three people were sent to Temple University Hospital after a fire broke out in the 2900 block of Frankford Avenue in the Kensington section of the city Tuesday morning.

10/08/2013

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Answering Police Charity Telemarketing Calls

If you get a call on behalf of the Fraternal Order of Police, what do you do?

10/08/2013

Deadly fire in Easton, Pa. (credit: Jenn Bernstein)

Fire Kills 3, Including Child, In Easton

Three people, including a young child, were killed during a house fire in Northampton County early Monday.

09/30/2013

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Sisters Jump From Roof To Escape House Fire in Lower Providence

Twin sisters were trapped by fire and smoke on the second floor of a Montgomery County home Thursday night. With no other option, they had to go out a window and jump off the roof.

09/19/2013

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Philadelphia First Responders Come Out For Firefighter Appreciation Day

Philadelphia’s Fire Fighters’ and Paramedics’ Union held its annual firefighter appreciation day Sunday at the Local 22 Union Hall.

09/08/2013

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