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Fallen 100,000-Pound Tree Crushes CA Man in Home

An enormous oak tree toppled onto an Encino, California, home in the dead of night, crushing a 64-year-old man in a second-story bedroom.
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OH Teen Saves Drowning Neighbor Thanks to YouTube Videos

A 15-year-old Ohio boy is being hailed a “hero” for saving his neighbor from drowning after an ATV careened into a pond.
Rising flood water surround a home and cover Highway 1 in Abbotsford, British Columbia, Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2021.

U.S. Northwest, Canada Devastated by Flood

As many parts of western Washington began drying out Tuesday, more people were urged to evacuate and crews worked to restore power and reopen roads.
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Helicopters Rescue Stranded Travelers on Canada Highway after Mudslides

Nearly 300 people trapped overnight in their vehicles by mudslides on a highway in British Columbia were being flown to safety by helicopters.

Houston (TX) Officials Pick Internal Review of Astroworld Tragedy

Calls for an independent investigation into what led to 10 deaths at the Astroworld music festival went unheeded Monday.
Osage Beach MO Fire Protection District

Rescue Crews Use App to Find Lost Hikers in MO Park

Rescuers opened up what3words, an app that says it assigns three-word phrases to each part of the globe, helping people to pinpoint specific spots in remote areas.
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As Astroworld Disaster Unfolded, Houston (TX) Fire Department Lost Contact with Private Medic Group

Houston fire officials — perched outside the festival grounds — had no way to directly communicate with medics from ParaDocs Worldwide.

Houston (TX) Concert Deaths Spur Calls for Independent Review

The Houston police and fire departments were deeply involved in safety measures for the music festival where a surging crowd killed eight people.

Woman Burned at Yellowstone (WY) Rescuing Dog from Hot Spring

Somebody rescued the dog and the father said he planned to take it to a veterinarian.
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State Firefighters, EMS Assist Unresponsive Man in Ocean Near HI Airport

Honolulu Fire Department and Honolulu Emergency Services helped rescue a male paddle boarder, who fell off his board and become unresponsive in the ocean near Daniel K. Inouye International Airport.