It has been eleven years since the September 11 attacks and for some families the wounds still haven’t healed.
A firefighter on Long Island is in the fight of his life as doctors race against the clock to save Ralph Lettierei’s leg from flesh-eating bacteria.
David Fernandez, 39, allegedly “engaged in inappropriate sexual activities” with the girl in March.
Camden authorities say a man was killed and a woman was seriously burned when a vacant city row home caught fire, destroying both the residence and an adjacent home.
Kevin Townes, who was with the department for more than 25 years, died last week after apparently suffering a heart attack at the scene of a house fire.
Kevin Townes, 54, spent more than a quarter century doing the work he loved. He collapsed before dawn, losing his life even as he prepared to risk it one final time at a house fire.
The exam has been subject to judicial oversight since it was determined past exams had been unfair to minority candidates.
Nearly 10 years ago, the New York City Fire Department lost 343 of its members but that hasn’t stopped others from joining New York’s bravest.
Being a firefighter isn’t just about the job, but about the life.
Fighting a fire will rely on sprinkler systems and internal pipes, as well as scores of firefighters working from inside the building.
The suspects were taken into custody Thursday morning. They’re accused of running illegal card games on Staten Island.
The Camden County Prosecutor’s Office says the fight broke out over a game of beer pong.
Nassau County police said Andrew Lelpi and Anthony Guerrero will be arraigned Monday on charges of criminal possession of a weapon and menacing a police officer.
EMTs treated the driver of a Chevy Camarro Z-28 who said her gas pedal got stuck, causing the car to accelerate and crash.
Nassau County police said the shooter, identified by his family as 31-year-old Jason Beller of Commack, was heavily armed, firing on the first responders who were there to help him.