Family Cautions Against Motorized Scooters After Toy Bursts Into Flames Inside Brooklyn ApartmentElias Johnson, 10, is still shaken up after the Hoverboard he got for Christmas exploded inside their Bedford-Stuyvesant apartment.
More Police Resources Being Sent To Forest Hills In Search For Suspected ArsonistA man on a motorcycle seen leaving the scene of a fire Sunday in Queens is no longer considered a person of interest in the case, police said Monday.
Latest Forest Hills Fire Believed To Be 7th Linked To Serial ArsonistA fire broke out at a home that was under construction on 69th Road near the Grand Central Parkway.
Popular Self-Balancing Boards Can Burst Into Spontaneous Flames, Users WarnNew concerns have mounted the motorized balance boards that are likely on a lot of holiday wish lists.
North Babylon Man Rescues Disabled Neighbor From Burning HomeHis neighbor, Dominick Gennaro, sound asleep from his cerebral palsy seizure medication, was trapped.
Police: Man Set 40 Hindu Flags On Fire In Front Of Queens HomeIt happened just after 1 a.m. Thursday at 89th Avenue and 80th Street.
3 Residents Safely Escape Belleville House FireInvestigators said the flames broke out at around 7:30 at 86 Belmont Ave, a two-story home. It began in a couch in the rear of the home and then extended to the second floor.
Another Vacant House Catches Fire In Forest HillsHalf a dozen fires have been reported in Forest Hills since late last month.
Police Probe Rash Of Fires Since Late October In Forest Hills, QueensPolice Thursday night were investigating a rash of residential fires in and around Forest Hills, Queens.
Officials: 2 Dead In Far Rockaway FireThe blaze was reported around 1 p.m. Sunday at a two-story dwelling on Cornaga Street, the FDNY said.
81-Year-Old Woman Killed In Deer Park FireA house fire left a Long Island woman dead Sunday morning, authorities said.