Learning how to secure the litter at AFD Academy (City of Austin)

Austin Fire Department surpasses OT budget amid vacancies

Austin’s Fire Department passed a unique milestone earlier this month – surpassing budgeted overtime mainly due to an ongoing challenge to f…

On the heels of the South Carolina governor saying the Confederate flag should be removed from the state’s Capitol, Tennessee lawmakers are now pushing for the removal of a Confederate monument  in Music City.

Lawmakers want Confederate monument out of Tenn. Capitol

On the heels of the South Carolina governor saying the Confederate flag should be removed from the state’s Capitol, Tennessee lawmakers are …

Mississippi flag

Mississippians share thoughts on their state flag

Is it a piece of history or hatred? A recent online petition is circling to change the Mississippi state flag so it doesn’t represent the Co…

This undated image that appeared on Lastrhodesian.com, a website being investigated by the FBI in connection with Charleston, S.C., shooting suspect Dylann Roof, shows Roof posing for a photo while holding a Confederate flag. The website surfaced online Saturday, June 20, 2015, and also contained a hate-filled 2,500-word essay that talks about white supremacy and concludes by saying the author alone will need to take action. (Lastrhodesian.com via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Miss. lawmaker calls for Confederate emblem to be removed from state flag

The debate surrounding the Confederate flag has been reignited following last week’s shooting in Charleston, S.C.

Rosie, 2, and a picture of her fox bite

Toddler bitten by rabid fox at day care

John Winfield says his 2-year-old granddaughter, Rosie, is doing well despite an encounter with a fox on her Virginia child care playground …