Brooklyn Pastor Held On Bail In Charges In Deadly Flatbush FireA Brooklyn pastor was behind bars late Thursday, charged with manslaughter in a fire that left a man dead.
Deadly Flatbush Fire Was Result Of Voodoo Ritual, Fire Marshal's Report SaidFire officials said a voodoo ritual caused the deadly fire in the Flatbush section of Brooklyn last weekend.
Flatbush Fire Fallout: Saving Dollars Vs. Saving LivesThere was an ugly war of words Tuesday between Mayor Michael Bloomberg and the fire unions over the impact budget cuts had on fighting a deadly fire in Brooklyn.
FDNY Strongly Contesting UFA Prez's Claims On Flatbush BlazeThe fire union is blaming staff cuts for a delayed response to a tragic Flatbush fire. But the FDNY said Monday a dispatch problem also helped delay getting water on the blaze for critical minutes.
Union: Brooklyn Death, Injuries 'Directly Attributable' To Bloomberg FDNY Staffing CutsUniformed Firefighters Association President Steve Cassidy blames the outcome of Saturday's deadly blaze on staffing cuts enacted by Mayor Bloomberg and the city.