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Reuters
Democratic U.S. Senator Booker backs Iran nuclear pactU.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) addresses the International Association of Fire
Democratic U.S. Senator Booker backs Iran nuclear pact
Reuters / Posted 2 hours ago
U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) addresses the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) Legislative Conference and Presidential Forum in Washington March 9, 2015. WASHINGTON Democratic U.S. Senator Cory Booker said on Thursday he would vote... Read more
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Reuters
Two more Senate Democrats back Iran nuclear dealU.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) addresses the International Association of Fire
Two more Senate Democrats back Iran nuclear deal
Reuters / Posted 2 hours ago
U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) addresses the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) Legislative Conference and Presidential Forum in Washington March 9, 2015. WASHINGTON Support for the Iran nuclear deal rose in the U.S. Senate on... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Impasse declared in Palm Beach fire union negotiationsTown staff and union representatives for the town’s firefighters declared an im
Impasse declared in Palm Beach fire union negotiations
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
Town staff and union representatives for the town’s firefighters declared an impasse Friday in attempts to negotiate a new contract. Union representatives said they couldn’t reach an agreement on two issues: work week and pensions. Attorney Mark... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Council mulls proposed salary increases, body cams reportREDDING, California - A year after receiving a raise, Redding’s top brass are p
Council mulls proposed salary increases, body cams report
The Record Searchlight / Posted 4 days ago
REDDING, California - A year after receiving a raise, Redding’s top brass are poised to receive a new bump in pay. The Redding City Council on Tuesday will consider approving a 2 percent raise for unrepresented employees, including department heads... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Hot, tasty chili in San Mateo firefighters' cook-offRelated Stories SAN MATEO, Calif. (KTVU) - Don't be alarmed if you see smoke c
Hot, tasty chili in San Mateo firefighters' cook-off
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 5 days ago
Related Stories SAN MATEO, Calif. (KTVU) - Don't be alarmed if you see smoke coming from Central Park in San Mateo on Saturday. Firefighters will be taking part in an annual chili cook-off to raise money against muscular dystrophy. San Mateo Fire... Read more
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Daily Mail
License of ex-dispatcher who hung up on 911 caller revokedLicense of 911 dispatcher who hung up on girl calling about her 17-year-old fri
License of ex-dispatcher who hung up on 911 caller revoked
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
License of 911 dispatcher who hung up on girl calling about her 17-year-old friend dying of a gunshot wound is revoked Matthew Sanchez resigned from the department and his license was suspended after a recording of the call was made public A... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Riding to honour TimJustin Canestraro admits cycling may not be his activity of choice but the loca
Riding to honour Tim
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 6 days ago
Justin Canestraro admits cycling may not be his activity of choice but the local firefighter will be pedaling with a purpose next month in honour of a fallen comrade. Thirteen members of the Niagara Falls Fire Department will take part in the... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Riding to honour TimJustin Canestraro admits cycling may not be his activity of choice but the loca
Riding to honour Tim
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 6 days ago
Justin Canestraro admits cycling may not be his activity of choice but the local firefighter will be pedaling with a purpose next month in honour of a fallen comrade. Thirteen members of the Niagara Falls Fire Department will take part in the... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Riding to honour TimJustin Canestraro admits cycling may not be his activity of choice but the loca
Riding to honour Tim
Welland Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Justin Canestraro admits cycling may not be his activity of choice but the local firefighter will be pedaling with a purpose next month in honour of a fallen comrade. Thirteen members of the Niagara Falls Fire Department will take part in the... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
San Jose passes settlement framework replacing Measure BRelated Stories SAN JOSE, Calif. - The San Jose City Council on Tuesday passed
San Jose passes settlement framework replacing Measure B
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 8 days ago
Related Stories SAN JOSE, Calif. - The San Jose City Council on Tuesday passed an alternative settlement framework reached last month with the city's police and fire unions to replace a measure passed more than three years ago. In a 10 to 1 vote,... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
City OKs police merger The fate of the Savannah-Chatham police department is now in the hands of Cha
City OKs police merger
Savannah Morning News / Posted 13 days ago
The fate of the Savannah-Chatham police department is now in the hands of Chatham County Commissioners. Savannah Mayor Edna Jackson joined Aldermen Carol Bell, John Hall, Mary Ellen Sprague and Tony Thomas in approving the... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Albemarle Co. Firefighters to Kick Off Fundraiser on FridayPress Release from Albemarle County Fire and Rescue: The Albemarle County Prof
Albemarle Co. Firefighters to Kick Off Fundraiser on Friday
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 15 days ago
Press Release from Albemarle County Fire and Rescue: The Albemarle County Professional Firefighters will start their annual campaign for “Fill the Boot” from Friday, August 21, 2015 through Sunday, September 6, 2015. “Fill the Boot” is the... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Customers should not pay for test well gamble While many are patting Jason Burnett on the back for his Regional Water Autho
Customers should not pay for test well gamble
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 15 days ago
While many are patting Jason Burnett on the back for his Regional Water Authority letter to California American Water, let me be the skunk at the celebration party (Aug. 14). Asking local customers to... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Reno Firefighters Fill the Boot for Muscular DystrophyMembers of the Reno Fire Department, Local 0731, walked around the intersection
Reno Firefighters Fill the Boot for Muscular Dystrophy
KTVN Reno / Posted 19 days ago
Members of the Reno Fire Department, Local 0731, walked around the intersection of S. Virginia Blvd and McCarran Blvd. Saturday collecting donations for local families fighting muscle disease. With the Muscular Dystrophy Association, the fire... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Mayor unswayed by arson reportHicks-Hudson backs fire chief after findings on fatal ’14 blaze Toledo Mayor P
Mayor unswayed by arson report
The Toledo Blade / Posted 19 days ago
Hicks-Hudson backs fire chief after findings on fatal ’14 blaze Toledo Mayor Paula Hicks-Hudson said Friday she continues to support fire Chief Luis Santiago following an internal report about the 2014 arson that killed... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
City reverses order to remove overdose drug from firetrucksPITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh officials have reversed what the mayor's office ca
City reverses order to remove overdose drug from firetrucks
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh officials have reversed what the mayor's office called an erroneous order to remove a prescription drug that can prevent overdose fatalities from city firetrucks. City officials said that after the drug — naloxone, also... Read more
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TribLIVE
City backs off controversial decision to withhold Narcan from firefightersPittsburgh officials reversed course on a controversial decision Friday to take
City backs off controversial decision to withhold Narcan from firefighters
TribLIVE / Posted 26 days ago
Pittsburgh officials reversed course on a controversial decision Friday to take away a life-saving, opiate antidote from firefighters who often are among the first emergency personnel to respond to 911 calls. Pittsburgh Public Safety Director... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Fire contract dispute smoulderingThe long running contract dispute between the City of Penticton and its firefig
Fire contract dispute smouldering
Penticton Western News / Posted 27 days ago
The long running contract dispute between the City of Penticton and its firefighters has been snuffed out, at least for a few months. Penticton’s firefighters have been without a contract since the last one ended in 2009. In the meantime... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Savannah firefighters union makes contract plea to City CouncilRepresentatives of the local chapter of the International Association of Fire F
Savannah firefighters union makes contract plea to City Council
Savannah Morning News / Posted 27 days ago
Representatives of the local chapter of the International Association of Fire Fighters requested the mayor and aldermen step in to resolve failing contract negotiations for compensation plans for Savannah Fire & Emergency Services firefighters during... Read more
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The Express-Times
Firefighters to kick off 'Fill the Boot' campaign for muscular dystrophyFirefighters will have boots on the ground, and in hand, at crossroads across t
Firefighters to kick off 'Fill the Boot' campaign for muscular dystrophy
The Express-Times / Posted 28 days ago
Firefighters will have boots on the ground, and in hand, at crossroads across the Lehigh Valley next week. The Muscular Dystrophy Association and the International Association of Fire Fighters is continuing a 60-year tradition with its "Fill the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
2 on LR board back 2% raises for employeesTwo members of the Little Rock Board of Directors disagreed with City Manager B
2 on LR board back 2% raises for employees
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
Two members of the Little Rock Board of Directors disagreed with City Manager Bruce Moore's recommendation not to give any additional bonus or a raise to city employees this year, but they made no motion to that effect at Tuesday night's board... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Albuquerque Fire Department dispatcher’s license suspendedAn Albuquerque Fire Department dispatcher who told a 911 caller trying to help
Albuquerque Fire Department dispatcher’s license suspended
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 30 days ago
An Albuquerque Fire Department dispatcher who told a 911 caller trying to help a teenage shooting victim to "deal with it yourself" before hanging up has had his emergency medical dispatch license suspended. New Mexico Department of Health... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Roseville City Council Blasted by Police and Firefighters UnionROSEVILLE, CA - International Association of Fire Fighters Local 1592, Internat
Roseville City Council Blasted by Police and Firefighters Union
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 30 days ago
ROSEVILLE, CA - International Association of Fire Fighters Local 1592, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 1245, International Union of Operating Engineers Local 39, Roseville Police Officers' Association and Roseville Police... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
LR manager: Can't support bonus, raisesLittle Rock City Manager Bruce Moore is not proposing midyear raises or bonuses
LR manager: Can't support bonus, raises
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
Little Rock City Manager Bruce Moore is not proposing midyear raises or bonuses for city employees, he told the city board in a memo Friday. When a shortage of funds prevented overall raises from being included in the 2015 budget last year, the... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
University City weighs contracting for ambulance serviceUNIVERSITY CITY, Mo. (AP) — A suburban St. Louis town is considering turning it
University City weighs contracting for ambulance service
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
UNIVERSITY CITY, Mo. (AP) — A suburban St. Louis town is considering turning its ambulance service over to a private contractor. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/1SnxaHw) reports that University City's bid to outsource emergency medical... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Of water and wheelsOttawa Firefighters Local 523 hosted the 2015 International Association of Fire
Of water and wheels
Bureau County Republican / Posted 1 months ago
Ottawa Firefighters Local 523 hosted the 2015 International Association of Fire Fighters - Motorcycle Group national rally Thursday, July 30, and around 300 bikers motored into Central Illinois. Adam Wampler, a Local 523 firefighter for 11 years,... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Albuquerque Fire Department dispatcher's license suspendedALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - An Albuquerque Fire Department dispatcher who told a 911 ca
Albuquerque Fire Department dispatcher's license suspended
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 1 months ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - An Albuquerque Fire Department dispatcher who told a 911 caller trying to help a teenage shooting victim to “deal with it yourself” before hanging up has had his emergency medical dispatch license suspended. New Mexico Department... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Fire chief: More training planned after dispatcher hung upALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - All Albuquerque Fire Department employees in emergency
Fire chief: More training planned after dispatcher hung up
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 1 months ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - All Albuquerque Fire Department employees in emergency situations will undergo additional training after a dispatcher told a 911 caller trying to help a teenage shooting victim to "deal with it yourself." The department will... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Albuquerque Fire Department dispatcher's license suspendedNew Mexico Department of Health investigators are looking into the actions of M
Albuquerque Fire Department dispatcher's license suspended
SaukValley.com / Posted 1 months ago
New Mexico Department of Health investigators are looking into the actions of Matthew Sanchez and will present the information to the EMS licensing committee. Sanchez will have a hearing before the commission, which can decide to revoke his... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Albuquerque Fire Department dispatcher's license suspendedALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- An Albuquerque Fire Department dispatcher who told a
Albuquerque Fire Department dispatcher's license suspended
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 1 months ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- An Albuquerque Fire Department dispatcher who told a 911 caller trying to help a teenage shooting victim to "deal with it yourself" before hanging up has had his emergency medical dispatch license suspended. New Mexico... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
University City weighs contracting for ambulance serviceUNIVERSITY CITY (AP) - A suburban St. Louis town is considering turning its amb
University City weighs contracting for ambulance service
KOMU Columbia / Posted 1 months ago
UNIVERSITY CITY (AP) - A suburban St. Louis town is considering turning its ambulance service over to a private contractor. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported that University City's bid to outsource emergency medical services drew scorn from the... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Albuquerque Fire Department dispatcher's license suspendedALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) � A 911 caller said she was panicked about a friend bein
Albuquerque Fire Department dispatcher's license suspended
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) � A 911 caller said she was panicked about a friend being shot but stayed as calm as possible before a New Mexico dispatcher told her to "deal with it yourself" and hung up as she sought aid. Seventeen-year-old Esperanza... Read more
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The Morning Call
New Mexico dispatcher has license suspended after hanging up on 911 callAn Albuquerque Fire Department dispatcher who hung up on a 911 caller trying to
New Mexico dispatcher has license suspended after hanging up on 911 call
The Morning Call / Posted 1 months ago
An Albuquerque Fire Department dispatcher who hung up on a 911 caller trying to help a teenage shooting victim has had his emergency medical dispatch license suspended. New Mexico Department of Health investigators are looking into the actions of... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Albuquerque Fire Department dispatcher's license suspendedALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) � A 911 caller said she was panicked about a friend bein
Albuquerque Fire Department dispatcher's license suspended
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 1 months ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) � A 911 caller said she was panicked about a friend being shot but stayed as calm as possible before a New Mexico dispatcher told her to "deal with it yourself" and hung up as she sought aid. Seventeen-year-old Esperanza... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Fire chief: More training planned after dispatcher hung upALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - All Albuquerque Fire Department employees in emergency
Fire chief: More training planned after dispatcher hung up
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 1 months ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - All Albuquerque Fire Department employees in emergency situations will undergo additional training after a dispatcher told a 911 caller trying to help a teenage shooting victim to "deal with it yourself." The department will... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Fire chief: More training planned after dispatcher hung upAll Albuquerque Fire Department employees in emergency situations will undergo
Fire chief: More training planned after dispatcher hung up
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
All Albuquerque Fire Department employees in emergency situations will undergo additional training after a dispatcher told a 911 caller trying to help a teenage shooting victim to "deal with it yourself." The department will start giving crisis... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Fire chief: More training planned after dispatcher hung upALBUQUERQUE >> All Albuquerque Fire Department employees in emergency sit
Fire chief: More training planned after dispatcher hung up
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 1 months ago
ALBUQUERQUE >> All Albuquerque Fire Department employees in emergency situations will undergo additional training after a dispatcher told a 911 caller trying to help a teenage shooting victim to "deal with it yourself." The department will... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Fire chief: More training planned after dispatcher hung upAll Albuquerque Fire Department employees in emergency situations will undergo
Fire chief: More training planned after dispatcher hung up
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
All Albuquerque Fire Department employees in emergency situations will undergo additional training after a dispatcher told a 911 caller trying to help a teenage shooting victim to "deal with it yourself." The department will start giving crisis... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Fire chief: More training planned after dispatcher hung upALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — All Albuquerque Fire Department employees in emergency
Fire chief: More training planned after dispatcher hung up
The Marietta Times / Posted 1 months ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — All Albuquerque Fire Department employees in emergency situations will undergo additional training after a dispatcher told a 911 caller trying to help a teenage shooting victim to "deal with it yourself." The department will... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Fire chief: More training planned after dispatcher hung upALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — All Albuquerque Fire Department employees in emergency
Fire chief: More training planned after dispatcher hung up
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 1 months ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — All Albuquerque Fire Department employees in emergency situations will undergo additional training after a dispatcher told a 911 caller trying to help a teenage shooting victim to "deal with it yourself." The department will... Read more
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Orange County Register
Fire chief: More training planned after dispatcher hung up on callerALBUQUERQUE, N.M – . All Albuquerque Fire Department employees in emergency sit
Fire chief: More training planned after dispatcher hung up on caller
Orange County Register / Posted 1 months ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M – . All Albuquerque Fire Department employees in emergency situations will undergo additional training after a dispatcher told a 911 caller trying to help a teenage shooting victim to “deal with it yourself.” The department will... Read more
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The Times Leader
Fire chief: More training planned after dispatcher hung upALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — All Albuquerque Fire Department employees in emergency
Fire chief: More training planned after dispatcher hung up
The Times Leader / Posted 1 months ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — All Albuquerque Fire Department employees in emergency situations will undergo additional training after a dispatcher told a 911 caller trying to help a teenage shooting victim to "deal with it yourself." The department will... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Fire chief: More training planned after dispatcher hung upALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - All Albuquerque Fire Department employees in emergency
Fire chief: More training planned after dispatcher hung up
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 1 months ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - All Albuquerque Fire Department employees in emergency situations will undergo additional training after a dispatcher told a 911 caller trying to help a teenage shooting victim to "deal with it yourself." The department will... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Fire chief: More training planned after dispatcher hung upALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) � A 911 caller said she was panicked about a friend bein
Fire chief: More training planned after dispatcher hung up
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 1 months ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) � A 911 caller said she was panicked about a friend being shot but stayed as calm as possible before a New Mexico dispatcher told her to "deal with it yourself" and hung up as she sought aid. Seventeen-year-old Esperanza... Read more
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The Columbian
Fire chief: More training planned after dispatcher hung upALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — All Albuquerque Fire Department employees in emergency situ
Fire chief: More training planned after dispatcher hung up
The Columbian / Posted 1 months ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — All Albuquerque Fire Department employees in emergency situations will undergo additional training after a dispatcher told a 911 caller trying to help a teenage shooting victim to "deal with it yourself." The department will... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Panicked 911 caller: Dispatcher had no reason to hang upALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - A 911 caller said she was panicked about a friend being sho
Panicked 911 caller: Dispatcher had no reason to hang up
Naples Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - A 911 caller said she was panicked about a friend being shot but stayed as calm as possible before a New Mexico dispatcher told her to "deal with it yourself" and hung up as she sought aid. Seventeen-year-old Esperanza Quintero... Read more
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The Washington Times
Panicked 911 caller: Dispatcher had no reason to hang upALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A 911 caller said she was panicked about a friend bein
Panicked 911 caller: Dispatcher had no reason to hang up
The Washington Times / Posted 1 months ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A 911 caller said she was panicked about a friend being shot but stayed as calm as possible before a New Mexico dispatcher told her to “deal with it yourself” and hung up as she sought aid. Seventeen-year-old Esperanza... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Panicked 911 caller: Dispatcher had no reason to hang upBy RUSSELL CONTRERAS and TERRY TANG Associated Press ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -
Panicked 911 caller: Dispatcher had no reason to hang up
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 1 months ago
By RUSSELL CONTRERAS and TERRY TANG Associated Press ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - A 911 caller said she was panicked about a friend being shot but stayed as calm as possible before a New Mexico dispatcher told her to "deal with it yourself" and hung up... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Panicked 911 caller: Dispatcher had no reason to hang upALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) � A 911 caller said she was panicked about a friend bein
Panicked 911 caller: Dispatcher had no reason to hang up
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) � A 911 caller said she was panicked about a friend being shot but stayed as calm as possible before a New Mexico dispatcher told her to "deal with it yourself" and hung up as she sought aid. Seventeen-year-old Esperanza... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Panicked 911 caller: Dispatcher had no reason to hang upALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) � A 911 caller said she was panicked about a friend bein
Panicked 911 caller: Dispatcher had no reason to hang up
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) � A 911 caller said she was panicked about a friend being shot but stayed as calm as possible before a New Mexico dispatcher told her to "deal with it yourself" and hung up as she sought aid. Seventeen-year-old Esperanza... Read more
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