Adams said that Brooklyn residents need to learn from the deaths of 7 children killed in a blaze that investigators believe was started by a hot plate.
The dead are children ranging in age from 5 to 15 years old, and they are believed to be family members, New York Fire Department spokesman Jim Long said.
The feelings were so intense, the passions so high that hundreds of firefighters showed up at City Hall on Monday to send a message to Mayor Bill de Blasio.
Police say a 77-year-old woman has died in an apartment fire in Queens.
The fire broke out shortly before midnight on the 17th floor of the Schomburg Plaza apartments.
The fire broke out at around 2:20 p.m. at National Drive between Mill and Strickland avenues.
The Manhattan-based company was organized on March 8, 1915.
Firefighter Brian Mullin of the FDNY sees the consequences of not checking smoke detectors firsthand.
Daylight Saving Time officially starts Sunday at 2 a.m.
Officials were investigating to find out exactly what happened late Thursday, after a Delta Airlines flight skidded and crashed through a fence as it landed at LaGuardia Airport.
A fire broke out in a manhole in Chelsea Tuesday evening, sending billowing clouds of thick, gray smoke into the air.
Michael McCauley’s marrow was a perfect match for former Marine Aaron Faulkner, of Pittsburgh, who is suffering from leukemia
It appeared to have started at Ollie’s Noodle Shop & Grill adjacent to the Morningside Heights campus and across from Columbia University.
An extra-alarm fire broke out late Tuesday in a building on the Columbia University campus, reportedly prompting the evacuation of the Barnard College dormitory.
The Fire Department of New York is swearing in its first female and first openly gay chaplain.