Denver Fire Department

Emergency vehicles outside Denver's Science, Math and Arts Academy on Sept. 15, 2014 (credit: CBS)

Former Teacher Charged In Lab Explosion That Injured Students

Charges have been filed against a teacher who was fired after four students were burned, one seriously, when a fire erupted in a Denver high school chemistry laboratory.

9 hours ago

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Firefighters Warn About Potentially Deadly Gas

Firefighters in Denver are hoping with the cooler temperatures that homeowners and renters will take precautions to protect themselves form a potentially deadly gas.

10/08/2014

Emergency vehicles outside Denver's Science, Math and Arts Academy on Sept. 15, 2014 (credit: CBS)

Teacher Fired For Role In Lab Accident That Burned Students

A chemistry teacher has been fired after four students were burned, one seriously, when a fire erupted in a Denver high school chemistry laboratory.

10/07/2014

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Pair Found Dead In North Denver Identified

A husband and wife who died in a north Denver home on Thursday have been identified.

09/19/2014

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2 Deaths In North Denver Not Suspicious, Police Say

Firefighters found two dead people in north Denver on Thursday after receiving a call from someone complaining of chest pains.

09/18/2014

Brian Wilson during testimony before the City Council on Tuesday (credit: CBS)

Dad’s Testimony Prompts City Council To Delay Vote On Hash Oil Ban

Members of the Denver City Council stopped a proposed ordinance to ban hash oil making at home in its tracks on Tuesday night after hearing the pleas from a father who is desperate to help his daughter.

09/17/2014

Emergency vehicles outside Denver's Science, Math and Arts Academy on Sept. 15, 2014 (credit: CBS)

Investigator: Teacher In Lab Fire Untrained In Methanol Danger

Investigators say a Denver teacher had no special training in the dangers of methanol before he conducted a demonstration that resulted in a fire that injured three students, one seriously.

09/16/2014

Emergency vehicles outside Denver's Science, Math and Arts Academy on Sept. 15, 2014 (credit: CBS)

4 Students Hurt, At Least 1 Seriously, In Lab Fire At SMART Academy

Four students were burned and one suffered serious injuries Monday after a fire erupted in a Denver high school chemistry laboratory while the teacher was conducting a demonstration with methanol, officials said.

09/15/2014

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Pieces Of Denver Home Crumble, Forcing Evacuation

As soon as Chancey Bush noticed a large crack in the Denver home she’s renting she called her landlord.

08/21/2014

Mark Watson, Denver Fire public information officer, demonstrates the new oxygen tanks while Capt. Chad Burdoff looks on. (credit: CBS)

Local Fire Departments Fight Invisible Danger: Cancer

It’s a firefighter’s job to run into a burning building. But after the smoke clears, the true threat of the profession could appear years later.

07/14/2014

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