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Fire fighters said that they have not received their allowance from the past eight months due to which fewer vehicles arrived to douse the blaze.
The officers ordered Douse to drop the gun but instead he fired another round," NYPD Commissioner Raymond Kelly said at a news conference.
After hearing gunfire in the early hours of the morning, they rushed to the scene on Courtlandt Avenue and ordered Douse to drop his gun after he fired three shots at a man who was running away.
Aliu, Bailey and Douse put in a real shift but the rocks had too much depth and height as they ran out comfortable winners 92-62.
PALMDALE - Winds gusting near 40 mph preceded the first of two storms expected to douse the Antelope Valley.
A huge grass fire that needed more than 75 firefighters to douse it has flared up again.
Cannons Health Club manager Phil Douse presented a cheque to hospice fund-raising co-ordinator Janet Griffin.
Laura tele-talk show, said her "publicists have attempted to douse water on the flames.
At least 12 fire tenders were rushed to the spot to douse off the fire.
Eight fire trucks, two water browsers and 50 firefighters were used to douse the fire.
Five fire brigade vehicles were deployed to douse the fire, further fire tenders were sought after the water was insufficient to continue the dousing process.
Summary: Around a dozen fire tenders were put to douse the fire, which was noticed around noon.