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Children were forced to jump from this house in Orange, New Jersey when it caught fire on Friday, Feb. 20. (Credit: CBS2)

Children Jump From Windows To Escape Orange, New Jersey Fire; At Least 1 Person Injured

Injuries were reported Friday night when a fire broke out in a house in Orange, New Jersey.

02/20/2015

Firefighters respond to a blaze at 100 Terrace Ave. in Hempstead, Long Island, on Feb. 19, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Dozens Spend Night In Shelter After Hempstead Apartment Fire

The Red Cross says about 40 people stayed overnight in a shelter, and more went to friends’ and families’ homes, after a fire raged through a Long Island apartment complex.

02/20/2015

Grammy award winning singer Art Garfunkel sings 'God Bless America' in between the seventh inning of the game bewteen the Chicago Cubs and Philadelphia Phillies on June 15, 2014 at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

UES Penthouse Reportedly Belonging To Art Garfunkel Catches Fire

A fire broke out Thursday in an Upper East Side penthouse that reportedly belonged to iconic singer Art Garfunkel.

02/19/2015

A fire broke out an apartment complex at 100 Terrace Ave. in Hempstead, Long Island, on Feb. 19, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Massive Fire Erupts At Hempstead Apartment Complex

About 200 firefighters battled a fire — and strong winds — at a Hempstead apartment complex Thursday.

02/19/2015

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Cops Say Couple Found Dead After Paterson Fire May Have Been Murdered

Police say a couple found dead after a fire in Paterson last year may have been victims of a homicide.

02/18/2015

A fire ripped through a building on Locust Hill Avenue in Yonkers on Wednesday, Feb. 18. (Credit: CBS2)

Fire Sweeps Through Apartment House In Yonkers

An extra-alarm fire ripped through an apartment building in Yonkers Wednesday afternoon.

02/18/2015

Firefighters on the scene of a house fire in Orange, NJ on Feb. 18, 2015. (credit: Andrea Grymes/CBS2)

3-Alarm Fire Leaves Several Homeless In Orange, New Jersey

Fire officials say it started as a basement fire, but quickly spread.

02/18/2015

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Police Believe Disturbed Man Slashed Mother, Set Fire In The Bronx

Police believe a man described as emotionally disturbed was behind a fire that broke out Tuesday in the Bronx.

02/17/2015

An early-morning fire in Brooklyn left five people injured, including a child. (credit: CBS2)

Child In Critical Condition After Bensonhurst Fire

An early-morning fire in Brooklyn left five people injured, including a child.

02/17/2015

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Woman Critically Injured After Jumping From Window During Bed-Stuy Fire

Three firefighters were also treated at the scene for minor injuries.

02/16/2015

Fire consumes two homes in Bayonne, New Jersey on Feb. 16, 2015 (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Fast-Moving Fire Heavily Damages Two Homes In Bayonne, New Jersey

No injuries were reported, though some firefighters slipped on the ice created by the water from their hoses.

02/16/2015

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Man Killed, 40 People Displaced By Newark Apartment Building Fire

Earl Johnson, 83, died in the fire at the Pavilion Apartments in Newark, said Essex County prosecutors.

02/15/2015

A small fire at 2874 Grand Concourse in the Bronx on Feb. 15, 2015, left a 78-year-old woman dead. (credit: CBS2)

Authorities: Bronx Apartment Fire Claims Life Of 78-Year-Old Woman

They found the victim in the kitchen unresponsive and unconscious, authorities said. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

02/15/2015

Firefighters on the scene of an early morning fire in Queens on Feb. 14, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

3 Hurt In Early Morning Fire In Queens

The fire broke out around 5:40 a.m. Saturday in the basement of a home on 119th Road in Saint Albans.

02/14/2015

Firefighters on the scene of a deadly fire in Yonkers, NY on Feb. 13, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

1 Person Dead In Yonkers Apartment Building Fire

Firefighters were called to the building on Riverdale Avenue just after 2:30 a.m. Friday.

02/13/2015

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