The FDNY was called to Penn Station on Wednesday, Jan. 7 for a smoke condition. (Credit: Gina Herold)

Firefighters Sent To Penn Station For Smoke Condition

Firefighters were sent to Penn Station late Wednesday afternoon, after smoke filled an electrical room.


The American Museum of Natural History was evacuated Friday, Dec. 12, due to a fire. (Credit: Robert Keus/Twitter)

Small Fire Prompts Evacuation Of American Museum Of Natural History

The American Museum of Natural History was evacuated Friday afternoon, after a small fire broke out.


Bystanders cover their faces from smoke as they watch the scene of an explosion and building collapse at Park Avenue and East 116th Street in Harlem on March 12, 2014. (STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Acrid, Smoky Air Overwhelms Neighbors After East Harlem Explosion

The scene of the massive explosion in East Harlem Wednesday was a cause for concern as the street filled with dust and smoke.


Roosevelt Field Mall

Wing Of Long Island Mall Evacuated Due To Smoky Conditions

The Roosevelt Field Mall on Long Island was partially evacuated Tuesday, after smoky conditions at a Macy’s store.


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Conn., NY Among States Threatening Lawsuit Against EPA

The letter of intent to sue the EPA signed by the attorneys general of Connecticut, New York and five other states seeks to force the federal agency to tighten regulations governing the outdoor wood furnaces.


Freon gas created a smoke condition at the 50th Street subway station on July 30, 2013. (credit: Arton Gjonbalaj)

Smoke Condition Disrupts Manhattan 1, 2, 3 Subway Service

The smoke was caused by a broken freon line, the Fire Department said. There were no injuries.


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Smoky Plume At Power Plant Draws Alarm In Queens

A defective boiler was blamed for a plume of black smoke that blasted out of the “Big Allis” power plant in Queens Monday.


Black smoke billows from the chimney on the roof of the Sistine Chapel indicating that the College of Cardinals have failed to elect a new Pope on March 13, 2013 in Vatican City, Vatican.  (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

What’s In A Smoke Signal? Vatican Reveals Ingredients

The Vatican has revealed what the smoke signals emerging from the Sistine Chapel chimney are made of after the stir caused by how much more distinct the black smoke in this conclave has been compared to the past.


Newark Airport Control Tower (DOUG KANTER/AFP/Getty Images)

Smoke Reported In Elevator Shaft Of Newark Airport Air Traffic Control Tower

Air traffic controllers have been moved to an alternate site and will continue to handle traffic until the issue is resolved, the Federal Aviation Administration said in a statement.


Miles Davis (credit: STF/AFP/Getty Images)

Uptown Jazz Club Holds Month Long Festival Celebrating Music Of Miles Davis

‘Dreaming in Blue’ begins on May 26 and features 14 bands – with the musicians who played with the legendary trumpet player.


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NY Waterway Ferry Exhaust Has Battery Park Residents Seeing Red

“We live just up here, and we can’t even open the windows because the fumes are absolutely horrendous,” said resident Daiga Chadha.


Firefighters battle an overnight apartment building fire in Newark (credit: CBS 2)

Newark Restaurant Fire Leaves 30 People Homeless

A five-story apartment building was consumed by flames and residents had to flee onto icy fire escapes to get out alive.


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Cause Of Diversion For Flight Out Of JFK Unknown

The Vision Airlines flight bound for Cuba had to be diverted to Baltimore after the smell of smoke was reported in the cabin.


A fire under bridge suspended Metro-North train service into and out of Manhattan on Monday. (AP Photo)

Metro-North Train Service Resumes After Fire

Metro-North service in and out of Grand Central Station was disrupted late Monday morning.