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  • Brush Fire In Staten Island

    Brush Fire In Staten Island
    Fire officials have reported a brush fire early Wednesday morning in Staten Island. FDNY say the fire broke out at about 6 a.m. on Page Avenue and Amboy Road in North Mount Loretto State Park in Tottenville. Several units have responded to the scene....
  • FDNY To Send Fault Drivers A Bill For Accidents

    FDNY To Send Fault Drivers A Bill For Accidents
    Faced with a tight budget, the FDNY is looking to charge at fault drivers for responding to a crash. The tax-based agency plans to charge drivers $490 to respond to a car accident or fire when someone is injured, $415 for a car fire without injuries...
  • Wheelchair-Bound Man Falls Onto Subway Tracks

    Wheelchair-Bound Man Falls Onto Subway Tracks
    A man driving a motorized wheelchair on a Manhattan subway platform lost control and tumbled down onto the tracks Friday. The fall happened at the 125th Street station at Lexington Avenue. Alarmed riders on the platform notified subway workers who were...
  • International Male Model Dies In Rockaways Surfing Accident

    International Male Model Dies In Rockaways Surfing Accident
    An international male model who has posed for Vogue Nippon, Anne Klein and Buffalo Jeans has died following a tragic surfing accident in the Rockaways nearly five weeks ago. Charles Devoe, 20, had been hospitalized in a coma following the Nov. 12...
  • Probe Underway After Residents Report Locked Exits, Broken Sprinklers At Shelter

    Probe Underway After Residents Report Locked Exits, Broken Sprinklers At Shelter
    Close to two dozen people were injured Friday morning in a fire at a homeless shelter where emergency exits were allegedly locked and a faulty sprinkler system failed to work. What could have ended in tragedy instead resulted in 21 injuries that included...
  • Firefighter Who Stood With Pres. Bush At Ground Zero: Osama Is 'Burning In Hell'

    Firefighter Who Stood With Pres. Bush At Ground Zero: Osama Is 'Burning In Hell'
    Retired FDNY firefighter, Bob Beckwith, who was chosen by then-President George W. Bush to stand with the Commander in Chief atop a burned-out rig at Ground Zero, three days after the 9/11 attacks, told PIX 11 he was glad he lived to see the capture and...
  • NOFD Close In Spirit to FDNY

    NOFD Close In Spirit to FDNY
    Miles away, but close in spirit, New Orleans firefighter share the emotions of this day with New York City firefighters. Tragedy tightens the friendship between New Orleans and New York. New Orleans firefighters saw their fellow firefighters' elation...
  • 9/11 Family Invited To Presidential Ground Zero Visit Snubs Obama

    9/11 Family Invited To Presidential Ground Zero Visit Snubs Obama
    As 50 carefully selected families prepare to join President Barack Obama for a ceremony at the World Trade Center site Thursday, one of the invited 9/11 families have decided to pass on the Commander-in-chief's visit. Although many consider it to be a...
  • Congregation Of Destroyed, Historic Synagogue Vows To Rebuild

    Congregation Of Destroyed, Historic Synagogue Vows To Rebuild
    Some were tearful. All were suffering as today they returned to their wounded place of worship. Solemn, shocked and stunned congregants gathered in the street in front of their fire-damaged Upper East Side synagogue, Congregation Kehilath Jeshurun for a...
  • FBI to Investigate Allegations News Corp. Hacked Phones of 9/11 Victims

    FBI to Investigate Allegations News Corp. Hacked Phones of 9/11 Victims
    NEW YORK -- The FBI has launched an investigation into Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. after a report that employees or associates may have attempted to hack into phone conversations and voice mail of September 11 survivors, victims and their families, a...
  • Murdoch Scandal Grows: How Will News Corp. Cover It?

    Murdoch Scandal Grows: How Will News Corp. Cover It?
    Five days after the News Of The World printed it's final editions, two of the biggest pillars in the foundation of Rubert Murdoch's empire resigned. Rebekah Brooks, Chief Executive of British Newspapers, stepped down in the morning; by the afternoon Les...