(NEW YORK) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin's "special military operation" into neighboring Ukraine began on Feb. 24, with Russian forces invading from Belarus, to the north, and Russia, to the east. Ukrainian troops have offered "stiff resistance," according to U.S. officials. The Russian military has... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Deadly fires broke out in Philadelphia and New York City on Sunday taking the lives of six people in total. The first blaze was in Philadelphia, on both floors of a two-story row house. It was reported at 2 a.m. Sunday, and... Read More.
(HOOD COUNTY, Texas) -- Extreme weather conditions are causing deadly wildfires across the country. A wildfire in central Texas that started over the weekend has burned over 11,000 acres and injured a firefighter, according to Hood County officials. Officials with the forest service said the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- He was 39 years old, but those who knew Carl Asaro remember him as “a big kid.” He was a man who loved music, his wife, six children and his job as a firefighter. “He would still have like a lot of... Read More.
(SURFSIDE, Fla.) -- At least 22 people, including three children, have been confirmed dead and 126 others remain unaccounted for since a 12-story residential building partially collapsed in South Florida's Miami-Dade County last week. The partial collapse occurred around 1:15 a.m. on June 24 at... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- In the midst of a historic heatwave creating prime conditions for a historic wildfire season, President Joe Biden announced Wednesday he plans to raise the federal firefighter pay to at least $15 an hour and offer new retention incentives amid turnover, as... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- A veteran Los Angeles County Fire Department member is dead and a captain was critically injured after an off-duty comrade allegedly opened fire inside a fire station in Southern California on Tuesday, the police said. The unidentified suspect was believed to be... Read More.
Angelina Jolie's new thriller Those Who Wish Me Dead underperformed at this weekend's box office, opening in third with a disappointing $2.8 million haul, while a Saw spin-off scared up the top spot. Coming in first was newbie Spiral -- a new entry in the Saw universe, which debuted in first after... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A female firefighter in Colorado who learned that her treatment for breast cancer would not be covered under her health coverage fought for change in order to level the playing field for all firefighters.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- An off-duty firefighter and his family are being commended for rushing to render aid to a shooting victim in Tennessee.Capt. Brad Petty of the Chattanooga Fire Department was driving with his family on... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- For the first time since the Emmy-winning HBO show's 20th anniversary, the cast and creators of The Sopranos will reunite, for a good cause. The mob, including creator David Chase, and stars including Steve Buscemi, Edie Falco, Michael Imperioli, Robert Iler, Drea de Matteo, Vincent Pastore, Steve Schirripa, and Jamie-Lynn Sigler,... Read More.
BY: KARMA ALLEN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A New York state firefighter filed a discrimination lawsuit against the North Tonawanda Fire Department, saying he was bullied for his disability and harassed for making safety complaints against the department.North... Read More.