| 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...
| May 5, 2011
| 10:33 AM
In what's being billed as a historic day in his presidency, President Barack Obama visited Ground Zero Thursday where he was joined by several 9/11 families to honor those lost nearly a decade ago.
The momentous visit marks the death of Osama bin Laden,...
| May 5, 2011
| 11:01 AM
Eggplant parmigiana and pasta with scallops and shrimp. That's what President Barack Obama ate with 15 firefighters at the Engine 54 Ladder 4 firehouse Thursday afternoon.
It was part of his visit to New York City to honor first responders and families...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 12:24 PM
Over 200 firefighters battled a massive 7-alarm fire that broke out inside an apartment building in Brooklyn Thursday morning.
The blaze was reported just after 10:30 a.m. at a 7-story building located at 665 New York Avenue in the Flatbush section....
| Jul 14, 2012
| 6:47 PM
Fire officials are looking into what caused Saturday afternoon's fire at the South Street Seaport.
No one was hurt.
Investigators say the flames went to three alarms, sending smoke billowing across Lower Manhattan toward the Brooklyn Bridge -- a scene...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 6:38 PM
New York, NY - NYPD bomb squad technicians Friday had an early Fourth of July of sorts, destroying 5,000 pounds of illegal fireworks. Fire officials say the fireworks ranged in size from sparklers to professional pyrotechnics.
"We want everyone to enjoy...
| 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...
| Nov 18, 2010
| 4:32 PM
HolidaysÂ are around the corner and there's obviously plenty to do in New York City, with such attractsions asÂ the tree at Rockefeller Center, ice skating at Bryant Park, shopping and more.Â Affinia Hotels, with five properties in Manhattan, is...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Through six seasons of endless flames, fever dreams and family drama, the writers of FX’s “Rescue Me” never seem to run out of ways to make Tommy Gavin’s self worth go up in smoke. His embarassments usually have little to......