De Blasio Hammers Out Conservative Budget Amid Fears Of State, Federal CutsOn Sunday, the de Blasio administration released details from the mayor's new budget proposal that authorizes an additional $70 million over the next five years to put more paramedics on the streets and dispatchers at call centers.
Health Officials Trace All The Steps Of First NYC Ebola PatientResidents of Dr. Craig Spencer's building on 147th Street are trying to stay calm after he tested positive for the disease on Thursday.
De Blasio: Ambulance Delay In Queens Fire That Killed Kids 'Not Acceptable'Mayor Bill de Blasio said he expects a quick resolution to the internal investigation into the fire, which broke out Saturday just before midnight at a home in Far Rockaway.
City Council Holds Hearings On 911 System Glitches, Response TimesEmergency dispatchers, firefighters and EMS workers say the city's new $2 billion modernization of its 911 system, which includes using new technology and a new backup call center, is unreliable.
Family Of UWS Crash Victim Ariel Russo, 4, Suing City Over 911 Response TimeAriel Russo's family blames her death on a bungled 911 call saying it delayed getting an ambulance to the scene.
EMT Outraged As Brooklyn Prosecutor Gets Community Service For Assault EMTs turned out in support of Teresa Soler as Brooklyn Assistant District Attorney Michael Jaccarino was sentenced to 10 days of community service for punching her in the back of an ambulance in November.