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Atlanta firefighters sing prevention tips

ATLANTA (UPI) -- The Atlanta Fire Department is taking aim at prevention with a YouTube video featuring firefighters singing an altered version of the Doors' "Light My Fire."

The department's video, which features Atlanta firefighters in various ...

Firefighters free alleged intruder from chimney

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (UPI) -- Firefighters said they used jackhammers and dish soap to free a home invasion suspect who turned out to be less skilled than Santa Claus at chimney climbing.

Capt. Renee Ferguson of the Ventura County Sheriff's ...

Actors portray the dead in cemetery promotion

PEORIA, Ill. (UPI) -- An Illinois cemetery is attempting to draw potential customers by having actors put on shows portraying some of the people buried at the cemetery.

Mark Matzuak, general manager of Springdale Cemetery in Peoria, said actors ...

Alleged drunk driver thought jail was a bar

PAW PAW, Mich. (UPI) -- Police in Michigan said an alleged drunk driver pulled into the county jail parking lot and thought she had arrived at another bar.

The Van Buren County Sheriff's Office said the 39-year-old Hartford woman, whose name was ...

Paralyzed groom walks down aisle with exoskeleton

DEWITT, N.Y. (UPI) -- A New York state man, paralyzed from the chest down since 2011, was able to walk down the aisle at his wedding thanks to a robotic device.

Matt Ficarra, 30, who broke his neck in a 2011 boating accident, was able to walk ...