firefighters

Notre Dame

Here's what Notre Dame looks like after a 9-hour fire

Four hundred firefighters managed to save the structure as well as several important pieces of religious art.
Emma Ockerman
4.16.19
News

This Story of an Elevator Plummeting 84 Floors Is an Absolute Nightmare

Thankfully, everyone managed to escape the thing unscathed.
River Donaghey
11.19.18
net neutrality

Pissed Off by Verizon, Firefighters Join the Fight to Restore Net Neutrality

First responders join a chorus of angry Americans tired of big telecom’s nonsense.
Karl Bode
8.30.18
mental illness

PTSD, Suicide, and Despair: The Silent Perils of Being a Firefighter

The most dangerous part of the job can come when firefighters are off the clock.
Cole Kazdin
8.7.18
killer bees

A Swarm of 80,000 ‘Killer’ Bees Stung a California Woman 200 Times

"She had them on her face, around her mouth, around her ears, her neck and her hair."
Becky Ferreira
7.18.18
golf

Meet the Massachusetts Firefighter Who Qualified for the Masters and U.S. Open

Matt Parziale had two idols growing up in Brockton: his father Vic, and Tiger Woods.
Terrence Doyle
2.27.18
wildfires

A fast-growing wildfire just shut down a highway that runs through L.A.

A fast-growing wildfire shut down Interstate 405, a major highway that runs through Los Angeles on Wednesday morning according to the Los Angeles Times.
Alex Lubben
12.6.17
New York City Marathon

NYC Marathon Favorite Kellyn Taylor is Also Training to be a Firefighter

Fewer than five percent of firefighters in the U.S. are women. Even fewer than that are elite long distance runners.
Mary Pilon
11.2.17
California

Meet the inmates risking their lives to fight California wildfires

Tess Owen
Matthew Justus
10.13.17
VICE News Tonight on HBO

See the devastation of California's still-roaring wildfires

VICE News
10.12.17
firefighting

Wildfires Are on the Rise and Technology Can’t Stop Them

We’re getting better at tracking and predicting fires. But when it comes to the biggest, deadliest blazes, there isn’t much to do but evacuate.
Jacob Dubé
7.20.17
dubai

Dubai's firefighters now have jetpacks

Michael Hopper
1.23.17
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