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Inside scene of fire in Brooklyn where a man was seriously injured while preparing hookah tobacco. (Credit: Tony Aiello/CBS 2)

Man Catches Fire In Borough Park Home, Runs For Help Covered In Flames

It was a dramatic scene on the streets of Borough Park, Brooklyn Tuesday afternoon, as a man caught fire and ran for help covered in flames.

10/21/2014

Authorities on the scene of a water main break near Herald Square on Oct. 21, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Major Water Main Break In Midtown Causes Flooding Near Herald Square

The incident began at around 8:15 a.m. at 1270 Broadway near 33rd Street.

10/21/2014

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New York City To Offer Special Ebola Training For At-Risk City Employees

On Monday, city officials and leaders from the Municipal Labor Committee will meet to discuss the city’s plan for battling Ebola should it arrive in the city.

10/19/2014

Emergency drill held on Randall's Island on Oct. 19, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

NYC First Responders Test Readiness With Simulated Bus Crash Drill

The workers were tested on their ability to control the flames, find the injured and give them emergency medical treatment.

10/19/2014

Two people were rescued after a small boat capsized in the Raritan Bay off Staten Island on Oct. 14, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

1 Dead, 1 Injured After Small Boat Capsizes In Raritan Bay Off Staten Island

Video from the scene showed only the hull of the small vessel visible above the water.

10/14/2014

Macy's Herald Square, as seen in March 2013. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Fire Forces Evacuation Of Macy’s Flagship Store In Herald Square

The fire broke out in a dumpster at around noon and was quickly put out.

10/10/2014

Two children were killed, and a man and three firefighters were injured when a fire broke out in St. Albans, Queens on Monday, Oct. 6. (Credit: Tracee Carrasco/CBS 2)

2 Children Dead, 4 Others Injured In Fire In St. Albans, Queens

Three people were injured Monday evening when a fire broke out in St. Albans, Queens.

10/06/2014

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Woman, 86, Hit By Fire Truck On Emergency Call In Brooklyn

An 86-year-old woman suffered serious injuries Friday after being struck by a fire truck in Midwood, Brooklyn.

10/03/2014

FDNY personnel on the scene of a power outage at Rochdale Village in Jamaica, Queens on Oct. 1, 2014. (credit: Alice Gainer/CBS 2)

FDNY: 54 Workers Removed From Scaffolding After Power Outage Hits Rochdale Village In Jamaica

A power outage has impacted numerous buildings there, some of which are under construction.

10/01/2014

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3 People Injured After FDNY Truck Blows Tire, Shatters Window On Lower East Side

A blown tire caused a scare on the Lower East Side Monday. fdny.

09/29/2014

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FDNY Captain Being Extradited To California, Accused Of Sex Crimes Against Kids

Wilbert Riera, 51, was arrested Friday at his Staten Island stationhouse. He will face six counts of sex crimes against children in L.A.

09/29/2014

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LAPD: Staten Island EMS Captain Arrested For Alleged Child Sex Crimes

A Staten Island EMS captain has been arrested in Staten Island stemming from a felony warrant out of Los Angeles, CBS 2 confirmed Saturday.

09/27/2014

CBS 2's Andrea Grymes sits down with George and Russ Siller to talk about the Tunnel to Towers 5K (Credit: CBS 2)

Interview With Brothers Of Firefighter At Heart Of Tunnel To Towers 5K

The Tunnel to Towers 5K retraces the steps of fallen firefighter Stephen Siller, who ran to Ground Zero, but never returned home.

09/27/2014

Three retired firefighters -- (l-r) Firefighter Daniel Heglund, Lt. Robert Leaver, Firefighter Howard Bischoff -- all died Monday as a result of illnesses from the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks. (Credit: FDNY)

Family, Friends Bid Final Farewell To Retired Firefighters Who Died On Same Day From 9/11-Related Illnesses

Firefighter Daniel Heglund, Lt. Howard Bischoff, and Firefighter Robert Leaver all died Monday as a result of illnesses they came down with while working at the World Trade Center site after the attacks, according to the Uniformed Fire Officers Association.

09/26/2014

Three retired firefighters -- (l-r) Firefighter Daniel Heglund, Lt. Robert Leaver, Firefighter Howard Bischoff -- all died Monday as a result of illnesses from the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks. (Credit: FDNY)

3 Retired Firefighters Die On Same Day From 9/11-Related Illnesses; Union Leaders Seek Renewal Of Zadroga Act

Lt. Howard Bischoff and firefighters Robert Leaver and Daniel Heglund all died Monday.

09/25/2014

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