9/11 Victim Compensation Fund Advocates Bang The Drum One Final Time Before Tuesday's Senate VoteLifelong medical support for first responders and survivors of the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks now hinges on a final senate vote on Tuesday.
Jon Stewart, Zadroga Act Supporters Head To DC To Push For RenewalThe 2010 James Zardoga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act will start expiring next month if Congress doesn't act.
FDNY Firefighters Providing New Winter Coats To Children In NeedThe Uniformed Fire Officers Association is partnering with Operation Warm to give free new winter coats to hundreds of children of the Boys and Girls Club.
3 Retired Firefighters Die On Same Day From 9/11-Related Illnesses; Union Leaders Seek Renewal Of Zadroga ActLt. Howard Bischoff and firefighters Robert Leaver and Daniel Heglund all died Monday.
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.
Exclusive: Official Says UES Synagogue Fire Example Of Why FDNY Can't Be CutThere were charges Wednesday that the FDNY is stretched so thin that response times to a fire at an historic Upper East Side synagogue were agonizingly long and well above normal response times.
Wake Being Held For Fire Official Steven Mosiello Who Worked At WTC Site He was a fire marshall, one of the first on the scene at the World Trade Center on September 11. Steven Mosiello, 58, died of cancer of the esophagus, believed to be linked to the time he spent at Ground Zero.
Head Of FDNY Union Calls Potential Fire Company Closures 'Civic Insanity'Captain Al Hagan, head of the Uniformed Fire Officers Association, along with fire officers and firefighters announced a six-week campaign to fight the potential closings on Thursday.
Flatbush Fire Fallout: Saving Dollars Vs. Saving LivesThere was an ugly war of words Tuesday between Mayor Michael Bloomberg and the fire unions over the impact budget cuts had on fighting a deadly fire in Brooklyn.
Firefighters: Staffing Cuts A Matter Of Life & Death NYC firefighter unions are trying to reverse a cost-cutting measure that would thin staffing levels at 60 New York City firehouses starting Tuesday.