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Fire Commissioner Warns FDNY Members Not to Leak Stories to Media 
The fire commissioner is warning members of the FDNY not to leak stories to the media. Daniel Nigro issued a departmental order blasting firefighters for what he called improper releases of information. It comes in the wake of several stories about the FDNY, including one in the New York Post about a woman who was made a firefighter despite failing a key test. In the order, Nigro says while only a few FDNY members are responsible, the department has zero tolerance for leaks.
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Vacationing Florida lieutenant saves girl 
Lake County Fire Rescue Lt. Shannon Bush only thought he was taking a vacation from work when he and his family decided to spend a few days at an Orlando-area resort last week. Instead, the 14-year department veteran and Emergency Medical Technician found himself saving the life of a 4-year-old who nearly drowned, according to a press release issued Thursday. A little girl, who had moments earlier walked by and said hello to the family, was discovered lying at the bottom of the hotel pool.    
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8 Dept Battle blaze at House Fire in New London, New York - The Pager broke with New London Car 2 Reporting Fully Involved Structure Fire at his residence at 7075 County Highway 50, The house is Directly across the street from the Fire Station, As the Family Members were exiting the Structure out of a back bedroom window the home owner was calling fire control on his portable radio for help. Photo by Gene Carey Sr.
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