Fire

A fire ripped through a three-story home in the Edenwald section of the Bronx on Tuesday, Jan. 27. (Credit: CBS2)

Fire Rips Through Home In Edenwald, The Bronx

A fire was raging late Tuesday afternoon in a three-story home in the Bronx.

01/27/2015

An extra-alarm fire broke out in Bayside, Queens as a blizzard swept into the area on Monday, Jan. 26. (Credit: NYPD 109th Precinct)

Fire Breaks Out Amid Blizzard Winds In Bayside, Queens

An extra-alarm fire ripped through a building in Bayside, Queens Monday evening, as a potentially historic blizzard swept into the Tri-State Area.

01/26/2015

Donations for victims of a massive fire at an apartment complex in Edgewater, New Jersey are seen on Jan. 23, 2015. (credit: Valerie Castro/CBS2)

Donations Pour In For Victims Of Massive Fire At Edgewater, NJ Apartment Complex

Everything from shoes to clothing and even children’s toys filled up a collection center Friday at the City Place shopping center on River Road in Edgewater.

01/23/2015

Firefighters on the scene of a fire at a building on West 144th Street in Hamilton Heights on Jan. 23, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

8 Injured In Early Morning Hamilton Heights Fire

The fire broke out around 3:15 a.m. Friday at a building on West 144th Street.

01/23/2015

A fire rips through an apartment complex in Edgewater, New Jersey on Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (Credit: Jesse Zanger/CBS New York)

Experts Weigh In On Why Edgewater Apartment Complex Fire Spread So Fast

The fire that destroyed the Avalon at Edgewater apartment complex in Edgewater, New Jersey has been ruled an accident – but why did it spread with such a devastating affect?

01/22/2015

The ruins from the fire that destroyed the Avalon at Edgewater apartment complex. (Credit: Meg Baker/CBS2)

Devastated Residents Of Burned Edgewater, N.J. Complex Wonder How To Start Over

Hundreds of people were wondering what to do next Thursday, after their homes were destroyed by a devastating fire that ripped through a huge Edgewater, New Jersey apartment complex.

01/22/2015

Smoke can been seen billowing from a massive fire at an apartment complex in Edgewater, NJ on Jan. 22, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

John Sterling, Radio Voice Of The Yankees, OK After Devastating Edgewater Blaze

John Sterling fears he’s left with just the clothes on his back — though it could have been much worse.

01/22/2015

A fire rips through an apartment complex in Edgewater, New Jersey on Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (Credit: Jesse Zanger/CBS New York)

Fire Destroys Hundreds Of Units In Edgewater, New Jersey Apartment Complex

An extra-alarm fire destroyed hundreds of apartemnts Wednesday evening in complex in Edgewater, New Jersey — and grew so enormous that it even appeared on weather radar.

01/21/2015

NYU’s Rubin Residence Hall on Fifth Avenue in Greenwich Village July 15, 2004 in New York City. (Photo by Paul Hawthorne/Getty Images)

NYU Admits Error In Not Reporting August Fire Attack To Police

According to court papers, Castano took cellphone video showing the woman asleep in his bed with her clothes engulfed in flames.

01/21/2015

Firefighters on the scene of a deadly fire in Brooklyn on Jan. 21, 2015. (credit: Ilana Gold/CBS2)

FDNY: Deadly 5-Alarm Fire In Brooklyn Ruled Accidental

The 5-alarm blaze broke out around 3:30 a.m. Wednesday on Flatbush Avenue in Prospect Heights.

01/21/2015

NYU’s Rubin Residence Hall on Fifth Avenue in Greenwich Village July 15, 2004 in New York City. (Photo by Paul Hawthorne/Getty Images)

Student Accused Of Setting Fire To Classmate In NYU Dorm, Recording It

A 20-year-old student was arraigned Monday on charges that he set a female classmate on fire in an NYU dorm, prosecutors said Tuesday.

01/20/2015

Eric Garner memorial found burned on Staten Island. (credit: Derricke Dennis/1010 WINS)

Eric Garner Memorial Found Burned On Staten Island

The daughter of Eric Garner believes her father’s memorial on Staten Island was burned to the ground by vandals on Martin Luther King Day.

01/20/2015

Multiple injuries were reported at a fire in the Bronx on Jan. 20, 2015. (Credit: CBS2)

FDNY: 18 Hurt, Including 3 Firefighters, At Bronx Blaze

The fire broke out at around 4:30 a.m. on Washington Avenue in the Claremont section of the Bronx.

01/20/2015

Arson fire at Cedarhurst apartment building (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Man Charged With Arson After Apartment Fire In Cedarhurst

Arson suspect Douglas Drummond and a 24-year-old neighbor were treated for smoke inhalation.

01/17/2015

Firefighters battle a fire at a building in downtown Rutherford, NJ on Jan. 14, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Fire Tears Through Building In Downtown Rutherford, NJ

Firefighters in New Jersey are putting out hot spots after an early morning blaze tore through a building in downtown Rutherford.

01/14/2015

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