Florida Senate OKs Bill For Firefighter Cancer BenefitsFlorida fighters diagnosed with cancer are close to receiving a new package of benefits under a bill passed by the Senate.
Florida House Speaker Jose Oliva To Allow Vote On Bill Providing Financial Help To Firefighters With Cancer After Initially Blocking ItAfter blocking a bill that would provide additional financial help to firefighters who contract cancer, House Speaker Jose Oliva now says he will allow the bill to be voted on.
Firefighters Buy Elderly Woman A Microwave So She Can Heat Her Frozen MealsA Florida firefighting crew decided to warm up an elderly woman's meals -- and our hearts.
Firefighters Save Man's Life, Then Finish His Yard Work For HimAfter getting Gene Work to a local hospital, EMT's and firefighters returned to the man's home and helped to finish planting rows of sod at the Pasco County home.
Cops Save Autistic Teen's Birthday When Only 3 People Show UpFirst responders in Arkansas made a different kind rescue recently as they saved an autistic teen's birthday party after his friends didn't show up.
7 Firefighters In The Same Department Welcome New BabiesSeven firefighters at the Glenpool Fire Department have become fathers in the last 15 months.
Firefighters Put Out Blaze Near Dadeland MallA large grass fire broke out in a nature preserve near the Dadeland Mall.
Three Firefighter Recruits Resign, Fourth Fired Over Noose "Prank"Three firefighter recruits resigned, one was fired, for their part in putting what looked like a noose on the chair of the class' only black recruit.
Firefighter Pay Raise Fight Goes To Supreme CourtAfter a divided appeals court sided with Gov. Rick Scott, a battle about his 2015 veto of pay raises for state firefighters could be decided by the Florida Supreme Court.
Court Clears City In Black Firefighter Hiring CaseIn an issue that goes back decades, a federal appeals court cleared the city of Jacksonville in a black firefighter hiring case.
Legislation Aims To Fund Cancer Research For FirefightersMiami-Dade County is calling to fund a program that would support cancer research for firefighters.