Photo of the Day: The squirrel who got stuck in a German manhole cover

Photo of the Day: The squirrel who got stuck in a German manhole cover

A squirrel in the western German city of Dortmund sparked a major rescue operation after it got stuck in a manhole cover.

Firefighters called to emergency room to free woman’s fingers from blender

Firefighters called to emergency room to free woman’s fingers from blender

Two dead and three injured in fire at house for homeless and refugees

Two dead and three injured in fire at house for homeless and refugees

Police hunt suspects who beat up firefighters at New Year

Police hunt suspects who beat up firefighters at New Year

Explosions heard as fire rips through Berlin supermarket

Explosions heard as fire rips through Berlin supermarket

Giant fire casts pall over Hamburg city festival

Giant fire casts pall over Hamburg city festival

Firefighters flummoxed as fire strikes on home turf

Firefighters flummoxed as fire strikes on home turf

PHOTOS: Huge cloud of CO2 floods central Mainz

PHOTOS: Huge cloud of CO2 floods central Mainz

German firefighters ‘set fires to look like heroes’

German firefighters ‘set fires to look like heroes’

Firefighters rescue pet fish from aquarium blaze

Firefighters rescue pet fish from aquarium blaze

Hamburg bunker blast and fire injure 38

Hamburg bunker blast and fire injure 38

Hanover welcomes toughest fireman contest

Hanover welcomes toughest fireman contest

Firefighters build record truck with beer crates

Firefighters build record truck with beer crates