Fire Safety & Prevention: Officials Offer Important Reminders, Advice In Wake Of Deadly Bronx High-Rise FireWhether you live in a second-floor walk-up, a high-rise building or a single-story home, it's imperative to have an escape plan and review it often with those in your household.
Off-Duty Firefighters Rescue Family From Burning Long Island HouseFire investigators suspect a faulty fireplace chimney flue sparked the intense blaze.
Bronx Apartment Building Fire Leaves 1 Dead, 3 InjuredPolice say the 36-year-old man was having a heart attack when he was found by firefighters.
Toddler Found Dead, 5 Others Injured In Bridgeport Condo FireCrews reportedly found the toddler's body under the crib in her bedroom. Two other children and three adults were being treated for smoke inhalation at a nearby hospital.
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.