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Feds Urge EMS to Prepare for Potential Unrest Ahead of Inauguration

EMS providers should be prepared for unrest ahead of the Inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden next week, according to memo from the federal government.

Seattle Fire Will Go Door to Door with Coronavirus Vaccines

The Seattle Fire Department on Thursday will begin vaccinating residents of adult family homes throughout the city
Members of the National Guard stand inside anti-scaling fencing that surrounds the Capitol complex, Sunday, Jan. 10, 2021, in Washington.

FL Firefighter-Paramedic Charged in Capitol Riot

A Florida firefighter who was photographed inside the Capitol during a riot by loyalists of President Donald Trump has been charged with disorderly conduct.
Violent protesters, loyal to President Donald Trump, storm the Capitol, Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington.

Sanford (FL) Firefighter-Paramedic on Leave after Taking Part in Siege on Capitol

The City of Sanford says it is aware of the situation involving Sanford Firefighter/Paramedic Andrew Williams.
Smoke fills the walkway outside the Senate Chamber as supporters of President Donald Trump are confronted by U.S. Capitol Police officers inside the Capitol, Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021 in Washington.

Four Dead as Capitol Building is Overrun

One was shot in the chest by Capitol Police. Three other people died from medical emergencies during the long protest on and around the Capitol grounds.
Trump supporters try to break through a police barrier, Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, at the Capitol in Washington. As Congress prepares to affirm President-elect Joe Biden's victory, thousands of people have gathered to show their support for President Donald Trump and his claims of election fraud.

U.S. Capitol Breached by Protestors

The U.S. Capitol locked down Wednesday after protesters breached barricades amid violent clashes between President Donald Trump's supporters and Capitol police.
Cross Hall and the Blue Room are decorated in the White House.

White House Christmas Decor Gives Nod to 1st Responders

First responders and frontline workers being challenged by the deadly coronavirus pandemic are highlighted in White House Christmas decorations that also give a special nod to Melania Trump's redesigned Rose Garden.
A wrecked D.C. ambulance

Five Hurt When Vehicle Slams into Washington (D.C.) Ambulance

Five people were injured and sent to be treated at the hospital after a D.C. EMS ambulance was involved in a crash with a civilian vehicle Monday evening.
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Two Civilians Hurt When Car Slams into D.C. Ambulance

Two people were hurt after a car slammed into Washington, D.C. Fire and EMS ambulance late Monday night. No emergency worker was hurt in the crash.

U.S. Remembers 9/11 as Pandemic Changes Tribute Traditions

Americans are commemorating 9/11 with tributes that have been altered by coronavirus precautions and woven into the presidential campaign.