Fire investigators believe the fire that damaged this Port Washington home may have been deliberately set. (Credit: WCBS 880/Marla Diamond)

Port Washington Explosion Victim Identified As Husband Who Had Been Unaccounted For

Police have confirmed that the man found dead in an explosion in a Port Washington, Long Island garage last week was a resident who had been unaccounted for.


Fire at high-rise on Greenwich Street on Aug. 10, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Fire Breaks Out At Greenwich Street High-Rise

Officials said everyone was able to get out of the building safely.


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Woman Killed In Jackson Heights Fire

Crews were called to the scene on 34th Avenue near 85th Street in Jackson Heights around 3 a.m.


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Fire Destroys Two Homes In Paterson

The fire began at around 4 a.m. in a home on Hillman Street and then quickly spread to an adjacent home.


A house explosion rocked Port Washington, Long lsland on Tuesday, Aug. 5. (Credit: Mike Dedona)

1 Dead As House Explosion Rocks Port Washington, Long Island

Flames and smoke were billowing into the sky in Nassau County Tuesday night, after a house apparently exploded.


From Despair To Repair: New York, New Jersey Mark 1 Year Since Superstorm Sandy

Plan Moving Ahead For Dune System, Other Protections For Breezy Point

A multimillion-dollar request for a dune system and other coastal protections for Breezy Point Queens is moving forward, New York State officials announced Monday.



Fire Under Portal Bridge Shuts Down Multiple NJ TRANSIT Lines

Multiple NJ TRANSIT lines were suspended during the evening rush Monday due to a fire that broke out under the Portal Bridge over the Hackensack River.


Firefighters on the scene of a house fire in Huntington, NY on Aug. 4, 2014. (credit: Scott Dalrymple of the Huntington Fire Dept.)

Dog Alerts Sleeping Family To House Fire In Huntington

A family dog is being credited with helping to save a couple and their son from a raging house fire on Long Island early Monday morning.


A man died after his East Flatbush apartment caught fire Aug. 3, 2014. (Credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

East Flatbush Apartment Fire Leaves Man Dead

Firefighters and police responded to a 911 call at 411 E. 49th St. just after 4 a.m.


A fire burns in Murray Hill on Aug. 1, 2014. (credit: Adriana Davis/D-Squared Media)

Fire Guts Sushi Restaurant, Causes Traffic Disruptions In Murray Hill

The two-alarm fire broke out at Ginza Sushi at around 11 a.m. Friday.


Firefighters on the scene of a fire at a building on 51st Avenue in Long Island City, Queens on July 30, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

MTA Bridge And Tunnel Officers Help Rescue Residents From Burning Building In Queens

The fire broke out around 6:30 a.m. at a building on 51st Avenue near the Queens Midtown Tunnel in Long Island City.


Fire damages homes on Hill Avenue in the Bronx on July 30, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

4-Alarm Fire Rips Through 3 Homes In The Bronx, Injuring 13

One person was injured after jumping from a window to escape the flames, the Fire Department said.


A home under construction in Water Mil was destroyed in a fire on July 29, 2014. (credit: Southampton Fire Department)

Fire Destroys Home Under Construction In Water Mill

About 100 firefighters battled a blaze that consumed a home under construction on Long Island.


A fire ripped through a women and children's homeless shelter on East 28th Street on Tuesday, July 29. (Credit: CBS 2)

Fire Sweeps Through Women And Children’s Homeless Shelter In Flatiron District

Hundreds of women and children were forced from their homes Tuesday, after a fire tore through an apartment building on East 28th Street.


A look at the apartment where 3 children were critically injured in a fire in East New York on July 29, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

3 Children Hurt In Brooklyn Apartment Fire

The blaze broke out just after 11 a.m. at an eight-story building on Loring Avenue in East New York.