Red Cross Volunteers Find Themselves Busier Than Ever During Coronavirus PandemicCheering on health care workers, handing out food, helping people stay afloat from a distance -- Red Cross volunteers aren't letting the pandemic slow them down.
Coronavirus Update: 2 New Plasma Donation Sites Set To Open In N.J.If you've recovered from COVID-19 your blood plasma could help save lives because of the antibodies it contains.
Medical Officials Explain Red Tape Delaying Plasma Donations To Those Battling CoronavirusMore than 750 COVID-19 patients nationally have had convalescent plasma treatment.
4-Alarm Fire In Queens Injures 10, Leaves Several Buildings Damaged Or DestroyedCBS2 has learned six buildings were damaged by the fast-moving fire. It appears two are completely destroyed. The 4-alarm fire drew a response from about 200 FDNY firefighters.
Hundreds Of NJ Residents Forced To Rebuild Lives After Devastating Apartment FireThe fire began in the basement of the Fort Lee building around 4 p.m. on Valentine’s Day. It wasn't long before the building was completely consumed.
Unstable Staircase Prompts Full Evacuation Of Bowery BuildingAccording to the Department of Buildings a judge presiding over a dispute between tenants and their landlord, ordered an inspection of the building on Thursday.
Already Stretched Thin From Harvey, Area Red Cross Teams Deployed To Help With Irma's AftermathThe organization says teams will be sent to the U.S. Virgin Islands through Florida, all the way to the mid-Atlantic region as needed.
NJ National Guard, NYC Search & Rescue Task Force Deployed To Florida For Hurricane IrmaNew Jersey and New York are deploying troops and specialized task forces to Florida to help with Hurricane Irma.
Firefighters Rush To The Scene Of Early Morning Blaze That Ripped Through Bronx BuildingPeople were yelling for help from a fire escape in the Bronx early Monday morning. Firefighters rescued them as smoke and flames spread through an apartment building.
Red Cross Issues Emergency Call For Blood Donations In New JerseyThe American Red Cross has issued an emergency call for blood and platelet donations for New Jersey.
Red Cross Apologizes For 'Super Racist' Pool Safety PosterThe American Red Cross has issued an apology over a poster that many are calling racist.
Dozens Displaced After Massive Fire Tears Through Multiple Row Houses In The BronxNearly 90 people have been forced out of their homes after a massive fire that ripped through multiple row houses in the Bronx.
At Least 6 People Injured In Massive Bronx Apartment FireThe fire broke out just before noon Monday in the cockloft of 1750 Montgomery Avenue in the Morris Heights section.
NYC's First Lady Tours Sandy-Damaged Homes Rebuilt With Help From City ProgramMaddy Eddy was unable to get federal aid to repair her home on Beach 28th Street after Sandy, and that's where the city stepped in.
Bitterly Cold Air Leads To Record Lows, Brutal Wind Chills Across Tri-State AreaWinter is keeping its icy grip on the Tri-State area as Arctic air continues to plunge the region into a deep freeze.