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Fire Smart

Fire Smart

Taking a closer look at fire safety and fire prevention

Wednesday, Nov 8, 2017 at 09:20 PM EST

From Fire Victim to Firefighter: Scars Tell the Story

From Fire Victim to Firefighter: Scars Tell the Story

It’s been 46 years, since the accident and Phil Tammaro isn’t sure what he remembers or what he’s been told, but he shows us how he covered his face in the fire.

Thursday, Nov 9, 2017 at 06:34 PM EST

The Importance of Smoke Detectors

The Importance of Smoke Detectors

A lot of people still remain without smoke detectors.

Tuesday, Nov 7, 2017 at 10:25 PM EST

Hidden Dangers in Your Home

Hidden Dangers in Your Home

Fire safety inspectors check for hazards inside homes.

Tuesday, Nov 7, 2017 at 05:20 PM EST

Could Your Home Be a Fire Hazard?

Could Your Home Be a Fire Hazard?

The lightweight engineered wood used in large apartment and commercial buildings also appears in single family homes, builders say.

Tuesday, Nov 7, 2017 at 05:20 PM EST

Alarming Silence: Equipment Issue Nearly Killed Firefighters

Alarming Silence: Equipment Issue Nearly Killed Firefighters

Two firefighters, Lt. Justin Brigham and Scott Davis, were just 30 seconds away from a deadly flashover as they battled a fire in Oxford, Massachusetts — and thanks to the age of their equipment, no one heard...

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Man Bitten by Shark Off Cape Cod
Man Bitten by Shark Off Cape Cod

A man was bitten by a shark off Cape Cod and suffered "deep puncture wounds" on Wednesday afternoon. The victim was bitten at Longnook Beach in Truro, according to police. The Truro harbormaster said the...

RAW VIDEO: Aerial Footage of a White Shark Off Cape Cod
RAW VIDEO: Aerial Footage of a White Shark Off Cape Cod

NBC10 Boston's Sky Ranger was over a great white shark off Long Nook Beach in Cape Cod on Wednesday, showing how close the shark was to the beach. The footage was recorded less than two hours after a man was...

Break in Showers Reveals Strong Humidity
Break in Showers Reveals Strong Humidity

Stubborn clouds will yield to decent breaks of sunshine for most of New England Wednesday, and the heart of New England will escape without thunderstorms in the afternoon.

76 Overdoses Reported in Conn. City in 24 Hours
76 Overdoses Reported in Conn. City in 24 Hours

Emergency crews in New Haven have responded to at least 76 overdoses on what’s suspected to be a batch of K2 in a roughly 24-hour period. Emergency crews responded to the New Haven Green, a park near Yale...

North End Residents Call for Change at Neglected Park
North End Residents Call for Change at Neglected Park

On a sultry summer evening, a shady oasis in the city of Boston was almost empty Wednesday night. Few people were enjoying Cutillo Park in the North End. "It's frequently this empty," said neighborhood...