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Firefighters respond to a deadly blaze in Newark on June 15, 2014. (Credit: CBS 2)

Newark Officials Insist Response Time To Deadly Father’s Day Blaze Wasn’t Slow

Nearly three weeks after a house fire killed six people, the Newark Fire Department is rejecting claims of slow response time, CBS 2’s Lou Young reported.

07/03/2014

Six people were killed in a fire on Sunday, June 15, 2014 in Newark, NJ. (credit: CBS 2)

911 Tapes Document Confusion In Deadly Newark Fire

At CBS 2’s request, the 911 tapes were released Monday documenting frantic calls for help as a fire raged through a Newark home earlier this month, leaving six people dead.

06/30/2014

Generic Police File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Operator Dead After Excavation Crane Slides Into Newark Bay

According to published reports, a witness claims to have seen the crane operator inside the machine at the time of the accident.

06/05/2014

Newark Mayor Cory Booker launches the city's first-ever Youth Public Safety Academy (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Newark Launches First-Ever Youth Public Safety Academy

Mayor Cory Booker has joined forces with police officers, firefighters and prosecutors to recruit about 40 children, ages 10-14, to attend a special summer camp where they will learn to report crimes, stay away from gangs and carry fire hoses.

07/19/2011

Fatal Fire

Newark’s Deadliest Fire This Year Kills 3, Displaces 20

The victims were trapped inside the building and were pulled out alive but died later at a hospital.

09/30/2010