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A hijacked fuel truck collided with a small aircraft, forcing a Boeing 767 to veer off the runway. That was storyline behind a disaster drill at Dulles International Airport Saturday testing the response of emergency crews from 10 surrounding communities.
No one ever told Anne Slabinski or Marcia Reed they couldn't be firefighters. In fact, neither ever imagined herself battling blazes or saving lives. Yet after more than 15 years, collectively, the two women feel they have found their callings.
Sixty-five percent of the firefighters in Anne Arundel County don't live in the county, and 17 percent live out of state.
A late ambulance that resulted in what's been called a bill for nearly $800 has motivated tens of thousands of people to sign an online petition to drop the charge.
A West Lanham, Md., firefighter injured during an early morning Beltway crash underwent nine hours of surgery Wednesday to reattach his arm, which was severed in the wreck.
Prince George's County firefighters say they rescued a three-week-old kitten from a car's engine compartment.
Firefighters and paramedics in Washington who've shown bravery in the line of duty will be honored at an awards ceremony.
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