Retired FDNY Officer Daniel Nigro To Be Named New CommissionerRetired fire officer Daniel Nigro helped rebuild the FDNY after the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, and he will now be taking over as the new commissioner of the department.
Spring Lake, N.J. Fire Siren Turned Off After Ospreys Build NestA pair of ospreys decided to build a nest in a volunteer fire department siren in Spring Lake, N.J., forcing the department to turn it off.
911 Calls Document Horror In Fatal Jersey City Fire, As Crews Go To Wrong StreetJersey City officials released new 911 calls Wednesday that showed the sheer panic as flames and smoke swept through a home – in a fire that left four people dead.
Fire Breaks Out At Iconic Macy's Herald SquareA busy Friday night of shopping at Macy's in Herald Square was interrupted by blaring fire alarms. A basement fire at the flagship store forced everyone to evacuate.
Children Of FDNY Firefighters Want Loophole ClosedThe children of firefighters killed on 9/11 get a bump in points on the fire department's list, but the children of those who died from 9/11-related illnesses do not.
City Council To Discuss Reported Glitches, Delays In 911 SystemIn the wake of the death of a 4-year-old girl on the Upper West Side, the City Council will hold a meeting Monday on reported glitches with the 911 system.
Fire Department Rescues Cop Who Was Trying To Rescue Cat From TreeAn NYPD officer who went up a tree to rescue a cat ended up getting stuck himself Monday, and needed to call in the Fire Department to help him get back down.
Car Windshield Smashed By Debris On Cross Bronx ExpresswayDebris from an unknown source smashed a car windshield on the Cross Bronx Expressway on Monday afternoon.