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Man Found Dead At Scene Of Bensonhurst, Brooklyn Apartment Fire

A man was found dead early Saturday at the scene of a fire in an apartment building in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn.

03/01/2014

Nassau County Police Big DL

Woman Found Dead After Fire In Locust Valley, L.I.

A woman was killed Thursday in a fire at a cottage on Long Island.

02/13/2014

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Harlem Apartment Fire Leaves Man Dead

A man was found dead Wednesday in a fire in a Harlem apartment.

01/29/2014

Michael Todd Cohen, Daniel McClung

Fundraising Effort Vastly Exceeds Goal For Man Hurt In High-Rise Fire

As of Wednesday evening, friends had raised more than $50,000 toward the recovery of a man whose husband died in a Hell’s Kitchen high-rise fire this past weekend.

01/08/2014

Michael Todd Cohen, Daniel McClung

Husband Of Man Killed In High-Rise Fire Remains In Burn Unit

The husband of a man killed in a Hell’s Kitchen high-rise fire remained hospitalized Tuesday night, and his family said he was beginning “the long road to physical and emotional recovery.”

01/07/2014

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Woman Found Dead At Scene Of Brooklyn Fire

A woman was found dead Monday evening in a fire that broke out in a basement apartment in southern Brooklyn.

12/02/2013

The scene of a deadly fire in Mount Vernon, NY on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Mount Vernon Fire Union Chief Warns Department Is Short-Staffed

Nine people escaped from a burning home on Tuesday but four others were trapped in a smoke-filled basement and died.

10/31/2013

Bronx Fatal Fire Scene

Officials: Candles Likely Cause Of Fire That Killed 3 Young Boys In The Bronx

Police Saturday morning said candles were believed to be to blame for a fire that left three small children dead in the Bronx.

10/26/2013

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1 Dead, 1 Injured In Queens Village Fire

One person was killed, and another injured, when a fire broke out in an apartment building in Queens Sunday afternoon.

10/20/2013

Shirley Fatal Fire

Police: Fire That Killed Mom, 3 Kids On Long Island Was Accidental

Police have ruled that the fire that killed a mother and three children on Long Island last week was accidental.

10/19/2013

Memorial at the Shirley home where a mother and her 3 kids were killed in a fire, Oct. 14, 2013. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Shirley Community In Mourning After Mother, 3 Kids Killed In House Fire

There is a growing memorial outside the charred Hollywood Drive home where four members of a family died late Friday night.

10/14/2013

Shirley Fatal Fire

Mother, 3 Children Dead In Shirley House Fire

A fast-moving fire left a mother and her three young children dead on Long Island late Friday.

10/12/2013

White Plains YMCA Fire

2 Bodies Found In White Plains YMCA Fire

Two men were found dead early Saturday when firefighters responded to a blaze at the YMCA in White Plains, authorities confirmed Saturday morning.

08/31/2013

Elizabeth apartment building fire. (credit: CBS 2)

Teenager Killed In Raging Fire In Elizabeth, N.J.

Firefighters made multiple attempts to go into the burning three-story building to rescue people inside but the fire was so fierce that it caused the center of the structure to collapse.

06/16/2013

Fatal Fire On The Lower East Side (credit: CBS 2)

84-Year-Old Woman Dies In Lower East Side Apartment Fire

The fire broke out around 12:15 a.m. Wednesday at an apartment on Fourth Avenue.

04/17/2013

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