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FILE -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo (credit: Bryan Thomas/Getty Images)

Cuomo Pushes For Increase In FDNY, NYPD Benefits Above De Blasio Plan

New York state Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday rallied behind New York City police and firefighters pushing for increased disability benefits.

06/10/2015

A department spokesman said the hospital was not evacuated, but some patients were moved to non-affected areas of the hospital (Photo: Contributed to Gary Baumgarten)

Firefighters Bring Fire Under Control At Methodist Hospital In Brooklyn

The FDNY said more than 100 firefighters responded to the Methodist Hospital in Park Slope.

06/06/2015

A pair of firefighters ran down a mugger on the Lower East Side on Monday. (Credit: CBS2)

Firefighters Run Down Suspected Mugger On The Lower East Side

Firefighters on the Lower East Side added ‘crime fighting’ to their job description on Monday.

05/18/2015

FDNY truck (file/credit: Getty Images)

FDNY Invites Public For Tours Of Stations To Mark 150th Anniversary

Attendees will get a chance to meet their local firefighters, see the tools and equipment they use and more.

05/02/2015

The FDNY Rescue Operations Squad goes inside the most dangerous emergencies. (Credit: CBS2)

Seen At 11: Training With The FDNY’s Elite Rescue Paramedics

The fire department sets up real life scenarios based on past events to give their firefighters and paramedics the best training possible.

05/01/2015

Firefighters work to rescue a worker at a construction site in Crown Heights on May 1, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Construction Worker Pulled From Collapsed Trench In Crown Heights

The incident began at around 9 a.m. The worker was pulled from the trench at around 9:50 a.m.

05/01/2015

A man estimated to weigh 700 pounds had to be lowered down a stairwell from a Hamilton Heights building. (Credit: CBS2)

FDNY Needs 6 Hours To Lower 700-Pound Man From Hamilton Heights Apartment

We all know life is difficult for the extremely obese, and an example of that was seen in Hamilton Heights on Friday.

04/10/2015

A 3-alarm fire in Crown Heights, Brooklyn on Apr. 8, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Fire Tears Through Two Buildings In Crown Heights

At least two three-story buildings are involved in the fire at St. Marks Avenue near Rochester Avenue.

04/08/2015

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2 Homes Destroyed In Prospect Park South Fire

Crews worked to put out a fire that destroyed two homes in Brooklyn on Tuesday.

04/07/2015

FDNY (file / credit: Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)

Man Dead After Firefighters Put Out Fire At Queens Home

Authorities say the body of a man was discovered after firefighters put out a blaze at a home in Queens.

04/01/2015

FILE -- NYPD vehicle. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

2 FDNY Firefighters Arrested On DWI Charges In Separate Incidents

Two New York City firefighters were arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated in separate incidents early Saturday morning.

03/28/2015

FDNY personnel work to extinguish a fire as a building burns after an explosion on Second Avenue in the East Village on March 26, 2015. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

De Blasio: Someone May Have ‘Inappropriately’ Tapped Gas Line Before East Village Explosion

Twenty-two people were injured, four critically, after the powerful blast and fire sent flames soaring and debris flying Thursday afternoon. Six members of the FDNY were hurt in the operation.

03/27/2015

Moises Locon and Nicholas Figueroa (Family photo/Facebook)

2 Unaccounted For After East Village Explosion, Fire

Two people remain unaccounted for after an apparent gas explosion in the East Village that leveled three five-story buildings.

03/27/2015

Mike Shepherd (Credit: CBS2)

Off-Duty Firefighter Springs Into Action Following East Village Explosion

An off-duty firefighter near the explosion in the East Village Thursday sprang into action, climbing into the smoking building as others were climbing out.

03/27/2015

A building burns after an explosion on 2nd Avenue on March 26, 2015 in New York City. The seven alarm fire drew firefighters from across the city. A number of injuries have been reported. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

19 Injured In Apparent Gas Explosion, Collapse At East Village Buildings

A gas explosion ripped through four buildings and ended up leveling three of them, leaving a total of 19 people injured in a bustling section of the East Village Thursday afternoon.

03/26/2015

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