Firefighter Injured Fighting House Fire In AlgonquinA firefighter suffered an injury while battling a blaze at an unoccupied home in northwest suburban Algonquin Saturday morning.
Child Rescued From Blaze Meets Firefighter Who Saved HimA 6-year-old Englewood boy seriously burned in a house fire has now been reunited with the firefighter who pulled him from a burning basement a year ago.
Wilmington Firefighter Charged With Torching Own TruckA firefighter from the Will County town of Wilmington is charged with doing the opposite of his job and setting something on fire in a scheme to collect insurance money.
Police: Drag Racing Led To Deadly Crash Into Oil PipelinePolice said Monday that the drivers of two vehicles were drag racing when they crashed through a fence and slammed into an oil pipeline over the weekend, sparking a fire that killed two people.
Firefighter Candidate Saved After Heart Stops During PhysicalA firefighting ability test is not supposed to be easy, firefighters had to save one candidate whose heart stopped during a physical ability test two weeks ago in southwest suburban Indian Head Park.
Firefighter Reunited With Man He Rescued From LakeA Chicago firefighter and the man whose life he saved while fishing in Lake Michigan were reunited Tuesday morning at his Near North Side firehouse.
Firefighter, Son Charged With Beating, Robbing Man In BridgeportA Chicago firefighter and his son were ordered held on $75,000 bond each Tuesday after being charged with beating and robbing a man Saturday in the Southwest Side Bridgeport neighborhood.
Autopsy Inconclusive For Firefighter Who Died Running MarathonAn autopsy on Monday was inconclusive in determining why a 35-year-old firefighter from Greensboro, N.C., collapsed and died while running the Chicago Marathon.
Fireman From N.C. Dies Running Chicago MarathonA firefighter from Greensboro, N.C., collapsed in the South Loop while running the Chicago Marathon on Sunday and died about two hours later.
Firefighter Hurt At Southeast Side BlazeA Chicago firefighter was injured on Tuesday while battling a fire in the South Chicago neighborhood.
9/11 Memorial To Be Unveiled In Des PlainesMemorials will be unveiled crafted from World Trade Center girders in several suburbs, including Des Plaines.
Joliet Firefighter Deemed Brain Dead After Motorcycle AccidentA Joliet firefighter was seriously injured in a motorcycle accident on Interstate 80 at the start of the weekend, and he is not expected to recover.
Hometown Hero Firefighter To Fly With Air Force ThunderbirdsA Chicago paramedic and firefighter will take a ride with the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds Thursday, in recognition of an act of heroism.
Neighbor Rescues Woman And Child From Burning BungalowA man who was working a on car early Sunday smelled smoke and rushed inside a burning home where he rescued a 77-year-old woman and her 5-year-old grandson overnight in the Humboldt Park neighborhood.
Glen Ellyn Firefigher Accused Of Stealing Over $200,000A long-time Glen Ellyn firefighter has been charged with stealing more than $200,000 in department funds.