| Oct 29, 2012
| 6:29 PM
A large crane partially collapsed Monday atop the 75-story skyscraper One57 in midtown Manhattan, prompting a scramble to evacuate the surrounding blocks as winds increase from Hurricane Sandy.
Police have evacuated the area between Fifth and Eighth...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 11:21 AM
In wake of the unprecedented damage brought to the New York City area by Hurricane Sandy, Con Edison announced Thursday it expects to restore the vast majority of customers who lost power by the weekend of Nov. 10 and 11. The remaining customer...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 1:10 PM
For the first time Breezy Pointers were getting a look at their obliterated neighborhood. Hundreds returned on Wednesday to their seaside community after it was ravaged by three deadly forces in one night: Sandy's hurricane force winds, rising flood...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 8:11 AM
Blasts occur daily in the tunnel being drilled below 2nd Avenue, but what happened just after noon Tuesday was clearly a daily practice gone wrong.
While setting off what was to be a small controlled blast to pave way for an escalator entrance, MTA...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 8:02 AM
NEW YORK -- The unemployed apparel designer who killed a former coworker near the Empire State Building on Friday morning left his Manhattan apartment intending never to return, according to a police source with knowledge of the investigation.
| Sep 10, 2012
| 4:50 AM
NEW YORK -- Severe weather barreled across the Northeast and mid-Atlantic on Saturday as a powerful cold front brought heavy rain, high winds and at least one tornado into a beachfront neighborhood of New York City.
A waterspout with winds up to 70 mph...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 8:01 AM
A sunrise ceremony began the day of remembrance on Long Island. Point Lookout Beach in the Town of Hempstead was filled with song and prayer.
"I can't believe it's 11 years, but it's like yesterday," said Jimmy Checco a retired FDNY firefighter. "I go...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 9:03 AM
An early morning fire broke out inside the Greenwich Village town house of rock star Courtney Love, authorities said.
According to FDNY officials, the blaze erupted in a fourth floor bedroom inside the singer's home at 250 West 10th Street near Hudson...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 4:34 PM
A rescue unit that was used in response to the Sept. 11, 2001 World Trade Center attacks will be on display in Grayslake this weekend …...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 4:36 PM
At least three journalists covering the Occupy Wall Street protests in New York were detained by police during authorities' raid on the demonstrators' camp in Zuccotti Park, it was reported Tuesday....
| Aug 31, 2010
| 4:35 PM
"Rescue Me" ended its penultimate episode of the season last week with an emotional bomb. A table saw fell on top of and apparently crushed Damien as he rushed in to warn all his colleagues to get out of a......