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Dozens of Fire Units Battle Blaze at Phoenix Recycling Yards

PHOENIX (AP) — Dozens of fire crews from metro Phoenix battled a large fire that involved multiple recycling yards and commercial buildings and sent black smoke over much of the city on Saturday. Fire Capt. Todd Keller, a Phoenix Fire …

NHTSA Probes Fire Truck Recall

U.S. safety regulators are investigating whether a recall of 156 fire trucks last year was enough to fix a problem with aerial ladders that can unexpectedly fall. The probe covers trucks from the 2000 to 2012 model years made by …

Virginia Fire Department Readies Museum Collection

From the outside, the drafty warehouse doesn’t look like a museum, but when the firefighters roll back the door, the light is reflected in glinting chrome, warm brass and deep red paint. This is a home for classics. But the …