| Apr 6, 2012
| 1:35 PM
Just after 9:30 Friday morning three men aboard the Katherine G were tossed in New York Harbor. They were working the vessel with a crane just off Liberty Island, home to the Statue of Liberty.
Despite the beautiful day, with the water at 45 degrees,...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 3:25 PM
Over the Bronx on Friday afternoon they had two F-18 Super Hornet Jets do a fly by for the Yankees home opener.
On the Upper East Side, they had the Blue Angels.
The latter took to the skies much differently and within minutes saved the lives of 3...
| Apr 14, 2012
| 1:47 PM
A fast-moving fire in the Bronx injured has injured 17 firefighters so far, according to the FDNY.
At one point, two firefighters were missing after a floor collapsed. The fire started in a four-family condo Saturday at about 1 p.m. at 730 Van Nest Ave....
| Apr 16, 2012
| 2:20 PM
A New York City firefighter was killed Monday while five others were injured, fighting a warehouse fire in Brooklyn, PIX News has learned.
According to authorities, the broke out sometime after 4 p.m. when a pile of cardboard boxes ignited on the...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 7:30 PM
Witnesses didn't see a single flame or billows of black smoke rising from a warehouse on Flushing Avenue.
"There was no real fire that was visible. It must have been contained," said Jose Rueda.
But a deadly fire was brewing behind warehouse walls in...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 6:53 AM
Firefighters are in mourning today following the death of Lt. Richard Nappi of Engine Company 237 in Bushwick, Brooklyn. The 17-year veteran died Monday afternoon of an apparent heart attack while fighting a stubborn box fire in a warehouse.
| Dec 28, 2011
| 7:45 PM
Just four days after five members of one family lost their lives on Christmas Day, the 70 firefighters who fought to save them returned to work. It wasn't your ordinary first day back, however.
Instead firefighters met with the FDNY's counseling...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 10:28 AM
A man's body was found after firefighters extinguished a pile of garbage that was set ablaze in Brooklyn early Thursday morning, according to the FDNY.
The fire was reported at about 3:45 a.m. outside of 2171 Hendrickson Street, near Avenue U in Marine...
| Jan 15, 2012
| 4:11 PM
Investigators are hard at work trying to determine what sparked a fatal, 3-alarm fire that took the life of a 7-year-old boy, early Sunday morning and injured several others.
Police say Joel Smith was already unconscious, when help arrived at the three-...
| Nov 26, 2011
| 2:50 PM
A retired social worker -- who reportedly lived alone -- was found dead inside her Staten Island apartment, after neighbors called 911 and reported smoke coming from the ground floor.
The victim has been identified as Irma Galindo, 63, of Silver Lake....
| Nov 28, 2011
| 12:58 PM
Thousands of firefighters from the FDNY, Suffolk and Nassau counties, as well as from states across the country were on hand Monday to honor retired FDNY Lieutenant Joseph DiBernardo, Jr., who survived a catastrophic 2005 Bronx fire by jumping from a...