Aviation firefighters cancel plans to walk off the job at 27 airports, following employer agreement

Aviation firefighters cancel plans to walk off the job at 27 airports, following employer agreement

Aviation firefighters have halted plans to strike heading into the Christmas season, after coming to an in-principle agreement with their employer to prevent staff shortages.  Key points: Firefighters were set to walk off the job at 27 airports Airservices Australia agreed to increase the number of aviation firefighters Members still needed to consider the agreement … Read more

Bronx NYCHA housing complex fire leaves 12 people injured, FDNY says

Bronx NYCHA housing complex fire leaves 12 people injured, FDNY says

BRONX, New York (WABC) — At least a dozen people were injured after a fire broke out at a NYCHA housing complex in the Bronx Monday. The fire started around 5:15 p.m. at 1408 Webster Avenue. FDNY officials said the fire was on the 15th floor of the Butler houses in the Claremont section. ALSO … Read more

15-year-old passenger found dead after SUV slams into South LA liquor store, erupts in flames

15-year-old passenger found dead after SUV slams into South LA liquor store, erupts in flames

Sunday, November 27, 2022 9:11PM SOUTH LOS ANGELES (KABC) — A 15-year-old boy was found dead early Sunday morning after an SUV plowed into a South Los Angeles liquor store and erupted in flames, officials said. The crash occurred about 4 a.m. in the 1300 block of West 54th Street in Vermont Square, according to … Read more

Los Angeles airport: Trapped balloon triggers LAX power outage that resulted in ‘stuck elevator’ calls

Los Angeles airport: Trapped balloon triggers LAX power outage that resulted in ‘stuck elevator’ calls

ByABC7.com staff via Sunday, November 27, 2022 5:56AM LOS ANGELES (KABC) — A balloon that got trapped in power lines Saturday triggered sporadic outages at the Los Angeles International Airport, resulting in over a dozen calls of stuck elevators. The calls began coming in around 11:30 a.m., according to the Los Angeles Fire Department. No … Read more

LAX power outage results in over a dozen ‘stuck elevator’ calls, number of people trapped unknown

LAX power outage results in over a dozen ‘stuck elevator’ calls, number of people trapped unknown

LOS ANGELES (KABC) — A power outage at LAX resulted in over a dozen calls of stuck elevators on Saturday. The calls began coming in around 11:30 a.m., according to the Los Angeles Fire Department. No injuries have been reported and it’s unclear exactly how many people were trapped inside. Firefighters responded to the airport … Read more

NYC Crime: Bullet strikes fire truck inside Brownsville, Brooklyn fire station during shootout

NYC Crime: Bullet strikes fire truck inside Brownsville, Brooklyn fire station during shootout

BROWNSVILLE, Brooklyn (WABC) — A fire truck inside a Brooklyn fire station was struck by bullets Monday morning. It happened outside Engine 283 in Brownsville. A bullet flew into the station and struck the driver’s door of a fire engine. Fortunately, no one was struck. The union is calling on city leadership to “put an … Read more

Maryland Apartment Building Damaged by Fallen Tree – NBC4 Washington

Maryland Apartment Building Damaged by Fallen Tree – NBC4 Washington

An apartment building in Laurel, Maryland, is damaged after a tree fell into it Sunday, authorities say. Firefighters responded to reports of a tree falling into an apartment in the 13100 block of Larchdale Road at about 11:30 a.m. At the scene, they found a large tree had fallen onto a garden apartment building with … Read more

5 hospitalized in unknown condition after possible overdose in Granada Hills, LAFD says

LAX power outage results in over a dozen ‘stuck elevator’ calls, number of people trapped unknown

GRANADA HILLS, LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Five people were rushed to a hospital from an apartment building in Granada Hills Saturday after suffering possible drug overdoses, authorities said. Firefighters and paramedics were dispatched about 8 a.m. to the 16900 block of West Blackhawk Street, said Nicholas Prange of the Los Angeles Fire Department. The patients … Read more