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Massachusetts: 2 Firefighters Killed

New York Times - 26 Mar 2014
A fire driven by strong winds raced through a townhouse in Boston's densely populated Back Bay neighborhood on Wednesday, trapping and killing two firefighters in the basement, where their colleagues could not rescue them. Thirteen other firefighters ...
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Fallen firefighter remembered as 'the better teacher'

Boston Herald - 13 Jul 2018
“Or the life you saved by having the courage to do CPR on a stranger on the streets of Wellesley, in addition to the many lives you saved in just a short time … with the Boston Fire Department,” Joshua said. But what best captured the “type of kid ...
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2 Alarm Fire In Dorchester - 10 Jul 2018
BOSTON, MA — It was a hot day for a fire in Boston. But Firefighters say they've put out the fire that appeared to ravage 16 Saco St. When they got there just after 1 p.m. Firefighters said they saw heavy fire pouring out of the three story, six unit ...
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Boston Firefighter Dies In Off-Duty Motorcycle Crash

CBS Boston - 06 Jul 2018
BOSTON (CBS) – The Boston Fire Department announced that an active firefighter died earlier this week during an off-duty motorcycle crash. Firefighter Justin Poitras crashed on Tuesday and died a day later. The department did not say where the crash ...
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Neighbor Alerts Residents To Fire At Dorchester Home

CBS Boston - 15 Jul 2018
A home is damaged but all of its residents are safe thanks to their neighbor after a fire broke out on Saturday night. WBZ-TV's Lisa Gresci reports. More Latest Videos. Makeshift Memorial Grows For Slain Officer Outside Weymouth Police DepartmentWBZ-TV ...
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Struggling Cardinals fire manager Mike Matheny

The Boston Globe - 15 Jul 2018
Matheny went 591-473 as manager, and his tenure included a loss to the Boston Red Sox in the 2013 World Series. Matheny was a Gold Glove Award-winning catcher with St. Louis from 2000-2004 before getting his first managerial job with the club prior to ...
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Deadly fire shuts down key route to Yosemite National Park

Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News - 16 Jul 2018
MARIPOSA, Calif. (AP) — A wildfire that killed a California firefighter grew quickly and forced the closure of a key route into Yosemite National Park as crews contended with sweltering conditions Sunday, authorities said. The blaze that broke out ...
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2 Firefighters, 1 Resident Injured At Everett House Fire

CBS Boston - 13 Jul 2018
EVERETT (CBS) – Three people, including two firefighters, were injured when a fire broke out at an Everett home Friday afternoon. The fire started around 2 p.m. on Morris Street. Neighbors watched as people ran out of the burning home. “The whole roof ...
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2-Alarm Fire On Rugg Road In Brighton: Boston Fire - 18 Jun 2018
BOSTON, MA — Boston Fire fighters are at Rugg Road in Brighton working on putting out a 2-alarm fire that was reported at 4:23 p.m. at a two story brick building there. It was so smokey firefighters were ordered out of the place. By 6:40 p.m ...
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Car fire put out in Boston Common parking garage

The Boston Globe - 22 Jun 2018
A small car fire started in the parking garage underneath Boston Common Friday afternoon, blowing smoke across the park, but firefighters quickly extinguished the blaze, officials said. The blaze was reported around 12 p.m. on level four — the lowest ...

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