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5-alarm fire rages through apartment building in Hamilton Heights. (CBS 2)

At Least 19 Firefighters Hurt In Apartment Building Blaze In Hamilton Heights

A five-alarm fire broke out in a residential building in Hamilton Heights on Monday afternoon, leaving at least 19 firefighters injured.

07/22/2013

Bronx Building Problems

Tenants: Conditions In Bronx Building Are Unlivable

Tenants and their children have been demanding improvements in their apartment building, demonstrating outside a landlord’s home in the Riverdale section of the Bronx.

06/18/2013

Brooklyn Discrimination Lawsuit

Lawsuit: Brooklyn Building Owners Discriminated Against Black Applicants

The operators of an apartment building in southern Brooklyn were facing a lawsuit Tuesday, for allegedly discriminating against potential tenants.

04/30/2013

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7 Injured In Fire In Astoria, Queens

Seven people were injured late Sunday afternoon when a fire broke out in an Astoria, Queens apartment building.

04/14/2013

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Father, Baby Injured In Yonkers Apartment Building Fire

A father and an 8-month-old baby were injured Tuesday evening in an apartment building fire in the Bronx.

02/26/2013

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Overnight Kearny Apartment Fire Leaves Tenants Homeless

It took firefighters three hours to bring the blaze under control.

01/20/2013

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Overloaded Power Strip Blamed For N.J. Fire That Injured 2, Killed Dog

An overloaded power strip plugged into a wall socket was blamed Sunday for sparking a fire at a Union City, N.J., apartment building that left two residents injured and a dog dead.

11/11/2012

Residents of this six-floor apartment building on Anderson Avenue in the Bronx say an out-of-service elevator is causing major headaches. (Photo: CBS 2)

Broken Elevator Leaves Disabled Bronx Residents Feeling Trapped

Some disabled residents of one apartment building in the Bronx feel trapped in their own homes, with the elevator they desperately need out of service for the last two months.

02/23/2011

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6 Injured In L.I. Apartment Building Fire

Four residents and two firefighters were removed to area hospitals.

01/31/2011

Joseph Naimo, 81 and son Rocco , with black eye and stitches, after being beaten and mugged (Photo/Juliet Papa)

Elderly NYC Couple Viciously Attacked, Robbed Of $18

Police on Staten Island are looking for a man and woman robbery team that viciously attacked an elderly couple as they were entering their home on Sunday night.

01/26/2011

Firefighters battle an overnight apartment building fire in Newark (credit: CBS 2)

Newark Restaurant Fire Leaves 30 People Homeless

A five-story apartment building was consumed by flames and residents had to flee onto icy fire escapes to get out alive.

01/10/2011

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N.J. Fire Rips Through 4 Row Houses, Displaces 35

An early morning fire that burned through four row houses in Paterson on Wednesday has left 26 people displaced.

01/05/2011

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Gas Leak Sends 5 To Hospitals On Long Island

Nassau County police said the gas apparently leaked from a first-floor deli in Garden City Park into the apartments upstairs.

12/31/2010

Tenants light Christmas tree to celebrate their return home (Photo/Juliet Papa)

Happy Homecoming For Evacuated Bronx Residents

Twenty-six displaced families who were sent to live in shelters and hotels across the city returned to their apartments Monday.

12/20/2010

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Residents Reflect After Fire Engulfs Mt. Vernon Home

In Westchester County, tenants ran for their lives Monday as fire and smoke engulfed their three-story home just days before Christmas.

12/20/2010

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