Officials Urge Those Affected By 9/11 To Register For Victim Compensation FundTime is running out for people exposed to toxins from the Sept. 11 terror attacks to register for health benefits. A deadline of Oct. 3 is looming for those who are sick or might become sick because of 9/11.
NYC Fire Union Looks To Speaker Quinn To Block FDNY ClosuresMayor Michael Bloomberg's budget proposes cutting $40 million from the funding for New York City fire companies, and the possible reductions have the full attention of the fire officers union head - Al Hagan.
Exclusive: Official Says UES Synagogue Fire Example Of Why FDNY Can't Be CutThere were charges Wednesday that the FDNY is stretched so thin that response times to a fire at an historic Upper East Side synagogue were agonizingly long and well above normal response times.
Wake Being Held For Fire Official Steven Mosiello Who Worked At WTC Site He was a fire marshall, one of the first on the scene at the World Trade Center on September 11. Steven Mosiello, 58, died of cancer of the esophagus, believed to be linked to the time he spent at Ground Zero.