Three people are dead after a house fire in Binghamton, including a four-year-old child.
George William Gray pleaded not guilty to grand larceny and other charges. The 68-year-old chaired the Glen Cove fire department’s general fund for almost 20 years before retiring last year.
Mayor Michael Bloomberg says New York City will appeal a ruling that has halted the hiring of rookie firefighters amid test-discrimination claims.
A judge has halted the hiring of new firefighters amid the legal battle over alleged discrimination at the FDNY involving entry exams.