CFD Advises Residents On How To Prevent, Thaw Frozen PipesThe CFD has responded to at least four fires in the last two weeks that were caused by handheld torches being used to thaw pipes.
Santa, Chicago Firefighters Visit La Rabida Children's HospitalChicago firefighters from engine company 63 made a special visit to La Rabida Children's Hospital on Christmas Day.
Bridgeport Fire Leaves Three HomelessOfficials say the fire began in a building that was under construction before spreading to multiple properties.
Fire Department Historian Passes Away At 84Retired Senior Fire Alarm Operator Kenneth Little helped produce four volumes of the history of Chicago firehouses. WBBM's Steve Miller reports.
Hyde Park Fire Claims One LifeIt happened in Hyde Park near 55th and Cornell just before five a.m.
Two-Alarm Fire In Two Buildings In South Chicago NeighborhoodThe Chicago Fire Department responded to a two-alarm fire Friday night in the South Chicago neighborhood on the Southeast side.
Early Morning Blaze In EnglewoodChicago firefighters had to cut through a metal fence to get to the structures near 70th and Union to get close to two abandoned houses.
Man Found Dead In Englewood FireEmergency crews were called at 2:18 a.m. about the fire at a building in the 6800 block of South Normal, according to Chicago Fire Department Chief Juan Hernandez. The fire was put out a short time later.
Chicago Fire Chief: 'Wished They Used Different Material' On River EastSantiago would not say whether the material, called Reynobond PE, be replaced, if possible.
Northwestern Doctor Honored For Cancer Research EffortsDr. Leo Gordon helped save the lives of two members of the CFD who were diagnosed with a rare form of blood cancer.
Firefighters Respond To Blaze At Blommer Chocolate FactoryAccording to the Chicago Fire Department, the fire started in the cooling tower on the roof at the Blommer factory, at Kinzie and Jefferson.
Chance The Rapper Slams Aldermen For Planning $95M Police Training Academy"Financially, this proposed plan doesn’t make sense. We don’t have $95 million," the Grammy-winning musician told aldermen.