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  • FDNY Fires EMS Chief After Slow Response To Storm

    FDNY Fires EMS Chief After Slow Response To Storm
    New Yorkers angry over the city's botched storm response have been demanding that somebody be held accountable, and Wednesday night the City did just that. John Peruggia, FDNY's chief of Emergency Medical Service Command, has been relieved of duty....
  • Three-Alarm Fire Consumes Bronx Home, 1 Injured

    Three-Alarm Fire Consumes Bronx Home, 1 Injured
    A three-alarm house fire broke out early Tuesday morning in the Bronx, seriously injuring one person. The fire began at 1:36 a.m. at a two-story frame house located at 1995 Arthur Avenue in Tremont, according to officials from the FDNY. The blaze was...
  • City's 'Luckiest Dog' Dies In Chelsea Piers Boat Fire

    City's 'Luckiest Dog' Dies In Chelsea Piers Boat Fire
    The city's "luckiest dog" died and his owner was injured when a fire broke out on their house boat docked at Chelsea Piers early Friday morning, fire officials say. The fire began just before 3 a.m. at Pier 59, located at 62 N. River near the Chelsea...
  • FDNY Worker Finds Noose At Locker

    FDNY Worker Finds Noose At Locker
    A black FDNY electrician says he found a noose in front of his locker last week -- shortly after he and four other minority workers filed racial discrimination complaints with the fire department and the state. Gregory Seabrook, who has worked for the...
  • Chemical Tanker Truck Veers Off Highway, Leaking Contents Near Residential Area

    Chemical Tanker Truck Veers Off Highway, Leaking Contents Near Residential Area
    A chemical tanker truck veered off a highway ramp and into a steep wooded area in the Bronx early Tuesday morning, leaking its contents near a residental area and prompting haz-mat crews to respond. The crash occurred when a tanker truck carrying...
  • Officials: Candlelit Voodoo Sex Romp Sparked Fatal Brooklyn Blaze

    Officials: Candlelit Voodoo Sex Romp Sparked Fatal Brooklyn Blaze
    A fatal fire that broke out inside a Brooklyn apartment last weekend was sparked by a voodoo ceremony involving candles, fire officials announced Friday. According to FDNY Fire Marshals, an open door and delays in calling police helped the blaze escalate...
  • EMT Who Allegedly Let Pregnant Woman Die Arrested For Shoplifting

    EMT Who Allegedly Let Pregnant Woman Die Arrested For Shoplifting
    An FDNY emergency medical technician who allegedly stood by and watched while a pregnant woman died of an asthma attack, was arrested Monday for shoplifting, police said. Melisa Jackson, 25, was off-duty when she stole $49 worth of makeup from the...
  • 7-Car Accident Slows Morning Commute On Jackie Robinson Parkway

    7-Car Accident Slows Morning Commute On Jackie Robinson Parkway
    Seven vehicles were involved in a rear-to-front accident on the windy Jackie Robinson Parkway in Queens Tuesday morning. The accident happened in the middle of the morning rush hour on an eastbound lane near Forest Park Drive. Reports say delays getting...
  • 2-Alarm Apartment Fire Erupts In Brooklyn High-Rise

    2-Alarm Apartment Fire Erupts In Brooklyn High-Rise
    A two-alarm fire erupted in a Brooklyn apartment buidling early Wednesday morning. According to the FDNY, the fire began in Apt. 9B of the 14-story building in Seagate at about 3:15 a.m. The fire was extinguished just before 4 a.m. The ninth floor was...
  • 5-Alarm Fire Consumes 2 Midtown Restaurants

    5-Alarm Fire Consumes 2 Midtown Restaurants
    A five-alarm fire has destroyed two popular Midtown Manhattan restaurants and injured 18 people, including 15 firefighters, early Friday morning. The fire began at about 12:30 a.m. at Frontier Restaurant and Coffee Shop, located at 593 3rd Avenue at 39th...
  • Schedule of 9/11 Events on Long Island

    Saturday, September 11, 2010 COMMACK Commack High School, 1 Scholar Lane, Commack, will hold a candlelight ceremony at 6:30 p.m. Call 631-912-2165 EAST MEADOW The Court Officers Steuben Association of New York State will hold a Heroes Memorial Service...