| Mar 23, 2011
| 7:21 PM
A New York City Cabbie claims he was beat up by four drunk firefighters in FDNY uniforms the night of the St. Patrick's parade.
The cabbie told police it all happened after he asked the belligerent firefighters to get out of his cab at Columbus circle....
| Mar 28, 2011
| 1:15 PM
NEW YORK (PIX11) -- A New York City firefighter is decrying a law firm’s Photoshop job of his image, saying it is insulting to families of 9/11 victims.
Robert Keiley, who is also an aspiring model, posed for a stock photo last year wearing his...
| Mar 28, 2011
| 5:58 PM
New York (CNN) -- A controversial 9/11 ad with an altered picture of a model firefighter holding a picture of the aftermath of the World Trade Center attack under the headline "I was there" will not be running again, according to the ad agency which was...
| Feb 4, 2011
| 8:59 AM
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...
| Feb 7, 2011
| 2:38 PM
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...
| Feb 8, 2011
| 6:02 AM
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...
| Feb 25, 2011
| 1:12 PM
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...
| Aug 9, 2010
| 10:37 AM
A set of 354 narrow steps spirals all the way up to the Statue of Liberty's crown, and it's the only escape route for tourists in an emergency.
On a recent summer day, one tourist put his hands on his knees and gasped for air as a few others funneled...
| Aug 20, 2010
| 4:05 AM
The latest development in the furor over plans to build a mosque near Ground Zero has been sparked by Rep. Rick Lazio, whose latest commercial attacks Attorney General Andrew Cuomo and the plan's funding.
"Where is this money really coming from, who is...
| Aug 27, 2010
| 8:54 AM
Fire officials say 10 people were injured, three seriously, in a morning apartment house fire in Brooklyn.
The FDNY says they reported to a fire on the top floor of a six-story building in the Gravesend section at 2:38 a.m. Friday. The fire was...
| Aug 30, 2010
| 4:51 AM
Eight people were injured, three seriously, in a house fire that ripped through a three-story Brooklyn brownstone Monday morning.
According to the FDNY, the fire erupted just before 4:30 a.m. at 175 Putnam Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvestant. It took...