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Fire

Somewhat informal; to terminate the employment of an employee. An employee may be fired for cause, such as for sexual harassment or absenteeism, or, in many cases, without cause. A fired employee is often eligible to collect unemployment insurance for a certain period of time.
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For 10 weeks over the summer, students taking part in the school's Fire Injury Research, Epidemiology and Evaluation Fellowship use their skills in quantitative and qualitative methods to work with non-fatal injury datasets, including those from Philadelphia's and Boston's fire departments.
The attorney reported on the case of another prisoner identified as 19-year-old Zaid al-Aqshqar from Tulkarm, saying that al-Ashqar has been suffering from a severe abdominal pain caused by a live fire injury which he sustained prior to his detention on January 11th, 2016.