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  • Firefighters Battle 3-Alarm House Fire In Brooklyn

    Firefighters Battle 3-Alarm House Fire In Brooklyn
    A three-alarm fire erupted inside a residential building in Brooklyn early Wednesday morning. The FDNY says the fire began at an attached two-story house located at 33 Nichols Ave near Jamaica Avenue at about 5:40 a.m. The blaze was initially two-...
  • Family: Former-FDNY Firefighter's Threat To Kill President A Cry For Help

    Family: Former-FDNY Firefighter's Threat To Kill President A Cry For Help
    The family of former NY firefighter and NYPD officer Michael Stephen Bowden say his threats to kill President Obama were just a cry for help. Bowden, who suffers from depression, reportedly told a nurse at a South Carolina VA clinic that he had...
  • Patriot Flag Project: 50 States Before Sep. 11, 2011

    Patriot Flag Project: 50 States Before Sep. 11, 2011
    In a tribute to the people who lost their lives working at Ground Zero on September 11th, a massive American flag will fly on the ladder of a firetruck in all 50 states over the next year. The Patriot Flag, a 30' high and 58' wide, arrived in New...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • President Obama Lays Wreath At Somber Ceremony At Ground Zero

    President Obama Lays Wreath At Somber Ceremony At Ground Zero
    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,...