Grateful Firefighters Give Back To Help To Generous Waitress' FatherA waitress in Delran, New Jersey and her family were gifted a very special vehicle Thursday, after she helped out a pair of firefighters.
Inaugural Stair Climb At Citi Field Honors Fallen FirefightersParticipants climbed more than 2,200 steps.
Woman Killed In Borough Park House Explosion; Natural Gas SuspectedThe three-story home is located at 4206 13th Ave. in Borough Park.
Firefighters Run Down Suspected Mugger On The Lower East SideFirefighters on the Lower East Side added 'crime fighting' to their job description on Monday.
Firefighters Contain Fire Behind Scotch Plains, New Jersey Gas StationThe Scotch Plains Fire Department is still investigating the cause.
2 Homes Destroyed In Prospect Park South Fire Crews worked to put out a fire that destroyed two homes in Brooklyn on Tuesday.
6 Firefighters From Ladder Company 54 Honored For Saving Boy From Icy Bronx RiverThe way firefighters Chris Harkinish and Kevin Hillman see it, they just did what they are paid to do when they rescued a boy off a thin piece of ice in the Bronx River under the Westchester Avenue Bridge and the Bruckner Expressway.
2 FDNY Firefighters Arrested On DWI Charges In Separate IncidentsTwo New York City firefighters were arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated in separate incidents early Saturday morning.
Newark Welcomes 41 New FirefightersThe 41 recruits, who completed 10 weeks of training at the fire academy, were sworn in by Newark Mayor Ras Baraka during a ceremony Friday.
Fire Rips Through House In Hackettstown, New Jersey In Bitter ColdFirst responders from multiple counties were dispatched Wednesday night, when a blaze ripped through a home in Hackettstown, New Jersey.
Top 5 Facebook Talkers Of 2014As 2014 comes to a close, we've taken a look back at the stand-out stories that you loved to discuss this year. In no particular order, here are CBS New York's top five Facebook talkers for 2014.
Family, Friends Bid Final Farewell To Retired Firefighters Who Died On Same Day From 9/11-Related IllnessesFirefighter Daniel Heglund, Lt. Howard Bischoff, and Firefighter Robert Leaver all died Monday as a result of illnesses they came down with while working at the World Trade Center site after the attacks, according to the Uniformed Fire Officers Association.
3 Retired Firefighters Die Of 9/11-Related Illnesses In One DayThe FDNY on Wednesday was mourning the death of three retired firefighters who all died in one day earlier this week from illnesses they contracted in the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks.
Firefighters Rescue Woman From Roof Of Burning Passaic HomeFirefighters came to the aid of a woman who was trapped on the roof of a burning three-family home in northern New Jersey.
Officials: N.J. Firefighters Overcome By Bug Bomb Fumes When Responding To Fire AlarmOne firefighter was treated at a hospital and eight others were hosed down after they were affected by fumes from a bug bomb that was set off at a northern New Jersey nail salon.