| Jul 6, 2014
| 2:21 PM
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.
| Jun 4, 2014
| 9:01 PM
A fire truck used to respond to the World Trade Center attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, will be on display at the First Fridays Road Show at the Costa Mesa Civic Center on Friday.
After being decommissioned by the New York Fire Department in 2011, the fire...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 11:34 AM
Joan Rivers has been rushed to Manhattan's Mt. Sinai Hospital, New York police said Thursday morning, reportedly after suffering complications during an outpatient surgery at a nearby doctor's office.
"This morning, Joan Rivers was taken to the Mount...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 2:28 PM
NEW YORK — Two double-decker tour buses collided in New York's Times Square on Tuesday, injuring at least 11 people at the height of the summer tourist season, police and firefighters said.
The open-top buses collided near 47th Street and 7th...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 1:18 PM
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It takes two septuagenarians (Derek...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 3:54 PM
Cuatro días antes del 12 º aniversario de los ataques terroristas del 11 de septiembre, más de 1,500 personas corrieron 3.1 millas por las calles de la ciudad el sábado para honrar a los que murieron el 9/11.
La mayoría de los que se presentaron a las 7:...
| Sep 11, 2013
EUSTIS — Who can forget the horror they felt Sept. 11, 2001? Because many people would like to mark the day in a meaningful way, the Bay Street Players will present "The Guys," a two-person performance about regular people in irregular times....
| Oct 26, 2013
| 1:48 PM
Three young boys died in a fire started by a candle in a Bronx apartment where the power had been shut off, police said.
The two-alarm fire broke out just before 8 p.m. Friday in a second-floor apartment where a 25-year-old WOMAN and five of her young...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 9:27 AM
A 19-year-old New York University student was recovering on Monday after he was freed from a coffin-sized space between two buildings in Manhattan.
Asher Vongtau, 19, was freed about 5 p.m. Sunday by the New York Fire Department from the space,...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 2:30 PM
It's not every day something crash-lands on the Hudson River, as a tourist helicopter did Sunday.
Officials said a family of four Swedish tourists and their pilot were safe after the private helicopter in which they were riding apparently lost power and...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 1:41 PM
At least 10 people were injured, including four firefighters, after an explosion started a fire in an apartment building in New York City's Chinatown on Thursday afternoon, officials said.
The extent of the injuries was not yet clear, and local media...