Firefighters

Firefighters Michael Chiapperini, left, and Tomasz Kaczowka. (courtesy: WebsterPost.com/Messenger Post Media/Facebook)

Woman Arrested In Connection With Upstate Firefighter Killings Investigation

New York State Police Senior Investigator James Newell says Dawn Nguyen, of Rochester, faces a state charge of filing a falsified business record.

12/28/2012

Firefighters Michael Chiapperini, left, and Tomasz Kaczowka. (courtesy: WebsterPost.com/Messenger Post Media/Facebook)

Funerals Set For Slain Firefighters In Webster

Michael Chiapperini, 34, and Tomasz Kaczowska, 19, were killed Monday after 62-year-old ex-convict William Spengler armed himself with three weapons and set his house on fire to lure first responders into a death trap.

12/26/2012

William Spengler mugshot (credit: Monroe County Sheriff's Department)

Human Remains Found In Home Of Webster Gunman, Who Left Chilling Note

William Spengler left a typewritten note saying he wanted to burn down the neighborhood and “do what I like doing best, killing people,” police said.

12/25/2012

This home was the site of a blaze apparently set as a trap for first responders on Dec. 24, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Firefighters Shot Dead While Responding To Call In Upstate New York

Officials say a fire started in one home and spread to two others and a car.

12/24/2012

Joe Tymeck

Hockey Teammates Save Man’s Life When He Suffers Heart Attack

A Long Island man was lucky in more ways than one, as he got a chance Wednesday to thank his teammates for saving his life after a heart attack on the ice.

11/28/2012

A New York City Fire Department (FDNY) engine is seen outside a firehouse - Brooklyn, NY - Nov 19, 2010 - Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

2 Firefighters Arrested In Separate Incidents In Brooklyn

Two New York City firefighters were arrested in separate incidents in Brooklyn Friday – one for assault and harassment, the other for driving while intoxicated.

11/24/2012

Firefighters featured in the FDNY calendar (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Official FDNY 2013 Calendar Of Heroes Goes On Sale

The calendar is produced annually to raise money for fire prevention programs.

08/13/2012

FDNY 2013 Calendar (credit: FDNY Fire Zone)

FDNY Releases Behind-The-Scenes Video Of Calendar Photo Shoot

The calendar will be out in stores next month and can also be purchased online.

06/22/2012

New Jersey firefighter (Photo by Michael Bocchieri/Getty Images)

Fire The Teachers, The Cops And The Firefighters?

Remember when Republicans praised first responders? Remember when Republicans where Leaving No Child Behind? There was a time, not so long ago, when the people who kept us safe and the people who educated our […]

06/12/2012

FDNY Lt. Rich Nappi, of Farmingdale, New York died Monday after battling a blaze at a Bushwick warehouse. (credit: CBS 2 | Inset: Facebook)

Firefighter Rich Nappi Dies, 8 Others Hurt Battling Warehouse Blaze In Bushwick

One firefighter remained in critical condition and four others were listed in serious condition Monday night. A total of eight firefighters were hurt battling the fire, officials said.

04/16/2012

Jersey City Fire 2-19-12 (credit: CBS 2)

Fire Displaces Families, Injures Firefighters In Jersey City

Investigators say the fire started inside a ground-floor laundromat and quickly spread to the apartments above and nearby building.

02/19/2012

FDNY (file / credit: Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)

Firefighters Find Body After Extinguishing Blaze In Abandoned Subway Room

Someone called 911 about the fire around 9 p.m. Sunday at the 63rd Street and Lexington Avenue subway station in an abandoned crew room.

02/06/2012

SUV crashes into New Haven home (credit: CBS 2)

Police Search For Driver Of SUV That Crashed Into New Haven Home

According to investigators, the driver was trying to out run police and lost control.

01/31/2012

A fire in the Bronx killed a man on Sunday morning. (Credit:CBS2)

Smoky Fire In The Bronx Kills 1

One man is dead and a woman is in critical condition after a smoky fire in an apartment building in the Edenwald section of the Bronx on Sunday morning.

01/29/2012

60-Yr-Old Man Dies In Roselle, NJ Fire

Firefighters pulled a 60-year-old man from a burning house fire in Roselle this morning, but the man had already died, a fire official said.

01/15/2012

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