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  • 7-alarm fire may destroy Brooklyn warehouse; no injuries

    In a battle of fire and ice, New York City firefighters have been trying to tame a warehouse fire in Brooklyn for 14 hours, even as they cope with freezing temperatures that have left their hoses coated with ice. The blaze was reported at 6:28 a.m....
  • 'Superman Hall of Heroes' to Honor Extraordinary Citizens

    DC Entertainment and Warner Bros. have launched the "Superman Hall of Heroes" as an online portal through which individuals can gift their own heroes with Man of Steel-themed merchandise. The companies have inducted some notable names of their own --...
  • National Geographic Channel Adds Three Series to 2015 Slate

    National Geographic Channel has added three new series to pique viewers' interest in adventure and the limits of human survival, with "The Raft," "Remote Survival" and "The Watch" slated for 2015 premieres. "We're working with trusted partners, taking...
  • Legacy Walk honors LGBT 'guardian angels'

     Legacy Walk honors LGBT 'guardian angels'
    Several dozen community members spent National Coming Out Day in Boystown honoring LGBT's "guardian angels" during a public dedication Saturday afternoon. The Legacy Walk, a collection of bronze plaques affixed to rainbow pylons on a half-mile stretch...
  • National Geographic Channels Names Julia Rao CFO

    National Geographic Channels U.S. and Fox Networks Group named Julia K. Rao as Chief Financial Officer. Rao will report to NGC CEO Courteney Monroe and Fox Networks Group EVP and CFO Del Mayberry. "Julia's background as a respected financial leader...
  • Kelsey Grammer, Stephen Moyer Join Cast of National Geographic Channel's 'Killing Jesus'

    Kelsey Grammer and Stephen Moyer have joined the cast of National Geographic Channel's telepic "Killing Jesus," from Scott Free Productions. Grammer ("Partners") will star as King Herod, unrelenting Roman King of Judea. Moyer ("True Blood") will play...
  • New York fire captain charged with molesting 2 boys in Hollywood

    New York fire captain charged with molesting 2 boys in Hollywood
    A New York Fire Department captain faces extradition to California after being charged with sexually molesting two young boys this month in Hollywood, authorities said. Wilbert Riera, 50, was charged with six felony counts of a lewd act on a child under...
  • Tunnel to Towers 5K run and walk attracts thousands

    To honor those who died on 9/11, thousands of runners participated in the annual Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers 5K Run & Walk that began at Fort Lauderdale's Huizenga Park. The race honors the memory of New York Fire Department member Stephen Siller and...
  • Fire breaks out on 30 Rock deck, injures 6

    The Top of the Rock, the observation deck of Rockefeller Center, was evacuated Sunday evening as more than 60 firefighters responded to a fire caused by a camera. Five adults and one child sustained "minor burns" from the fire that broke out about 7:43...
  • What the 9/11 museum could learn from two Latin American memorials

    What the 9/11 museum could learn from two Latin American memorials
    It is difficult to say at which point during my visit to the 9/11 Memorial Museum I went from somber to irritated. Was it at the umpteenth piece of mangled wreckage? Or at one of the overwhelming displays, cluttered with everything from a man's watch to...
  • New York firefighter dies in cluttered burning apartment

    New York firefighter dies in cluttered burning apartment
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York City firefighter recently honored for saving the life of a young boy was killed battling an electrical blaze at a high-rise building that began in a dangerously cluttered apartment, officials said on Sunday. Gordon Matthew...