Fire

A fast-moving blaze damaged eight houses in a block of row homes in Queens on March 18, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

DA: Man Set Fire That Spread Through Woodhaven, Queens Buildings Because Of Eviction

A man has been charged with arson and attempted murder, for allegedly setting fire to the Woodhaven, Queens house where he lived because the owners had kicked him out.

03/20/2015

The scene of a fire that tore through seven homes in Woodhaven, Queens. (credit: Ilana Gold/CBS2)

Authorities Investigating Cause Of Fast-Moving Fire In Queens

The four-alarm blaze broke out around 8:10 p.m. Wednesday on 90th Street near 91st Avenue in Woodhaven and quickly spread.

03/19/2015

Five people were injured when a fire ripped through eight homes in Woodhaven, Queens. (Credit: CBS2)

Fire Rips Through 8 Homes In Woodhaven, Queens; 5 Residents Injured

An extra-alarm fire ripped through in multiple houses Wednesday evening in Woodhaven, Queens, and left four people injured.

03/18/2015

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Small Child Injured In Fire In Bath Beach, Brooklyn

An infant was seriously injured in a fire in Bath Beach, Brooklyn Wednesday evening.

03/18/2015

Police say one person died and another was critically hurt in a fire on Staten Island on March 17, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Woman Dead, Husband Critically Hurt In Staten Island Fire

The blaze broke out around 10:42 p.m. Tuesday at a home on Annandale Road.

03/18/2015

A fire broke out on Monday, March 16, in a row of townhomes in Rossville, Staten Island. (Credit: CBS2)

Fire Sweeps Through Row Of Townhomes On Staten Island

An extra-alarm fire ripped through a row of townhomes Monday afternoon in the Rossville section of Staten Island.

03/16/2015

The charred remains of the First Universalist Unitarian Church in Southold, Long Island. (Credit: CBS2)

Long Island Congregation Vows To Rebuild After Fire Destroys Historic Church

A Long Island congregation is heartbroken after a fire destroyed their historic 19th century church.

03/16/2015

The FDNY says 12 people were hurt in a smoky blaze at an East Harlem apartment building on March 11, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

12 Hurt After Fire Strikes East Harlem High-Rise

The fire broke out shortly before midnight on the 17th floor of the Schomburg Plaza apartments.

03/11/2015

Fire tears through at least two homes in Mill Basin, Brooklyn on March 9, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Four-Alarm Fire Tears Through Homes In Mill Basin; Up To 6 Firefighters Hurt

The fire broke out at around 2:20 p.m. at National Drive between Mill and Strickland avenues.

03/09/2015

A fire ripped through an industrial warehouse in Newark on Monday, March 9. (Credit: CBS2)

4 Injured In Newark Industrial Warehouse Fire After Explosion

Four people were injured — one of whom was missing for hours — after a fire broke out late Monday afternoon at a warehouse reportedly used by a chemical company in Newark.

03/09/2015

The scene after a manhole erupted in fire in Bushwick, Brooklyn, leaving a firefighter injured. (Credit: markmizzles)

3 Firefighters, 2 Utility Workers Injured In Brooklyn Manhole Explosions

At least one firefighter was injured late Thursday when a manhole exploded and caught fire in Bushwick, Brooklyn.

03/05/2015

A fire at Ollie's Noodle Shop & Grill forced the evacuation of a Barnard College dormitory on March 3, 2015. (credit: Jesse Zanger/CBSNewYork.com)

Investigation Underway After Fire Forces Evacuation Of Barnard College Dorm

It appeared to have started at Ollie’s Noodle Shop & Grill adjacent to the Morningside Heights campus and across from Columbia University.

03/04/2015

A fire broke out in a building on the Columbia University campus late on Tuesday, March 3. Student housing at the scene was reportedly evacuated. (Credit: Mikaela Davis, via Twitter)

Barnard College Dorm Building Reportedly Evacuated After Fire

An extra-alarm fire broke out late Tuesday in a building on the Columbia University campus, reportedly prompting the evacuation of the Barnard College dormitory.

03/04/2015

Middletown house fire (Credit: CBS2)

Mother, 3 Kids Forced To Jump From Burning Home In Middletown

At the elementary school where the father is a highly respected social worker, donations have flooded in to help the family that now must start over from scratch.

03/02/2015

Officials outside a fatal fire on Chancellor Avenue in Irvington, New Jersey on Feb. 28, 2015 (Credit: CBS2)

1 Dead Following Fire At Home In Irvington, NJ

The fire began just after 1 a.m. Saturday at a three-story home on Chancellor Avenue in Irvington.

02/28/2015

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