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Family Trapped In Fire Thankful To Be Alive

DNAinfo | Posted 09.25.2012 | New York

EAST HARLEM — The 2-month-old infant injured when a raging fire ripped through an East 118th Street building was back with his family Monday — and...

How Firefighters May Be Putting NYers in Danger

The New York Observer | Posted 11.19.2012 | New York

The Fire Department's promotional exams may be the most challenging civil service tests in the city. The guys who take them certainly think so. "The f...

Bronx Stabbings Injure Three Men Within 30 Minutes

DNAinfo | Posted 08.22.2012 | New York

THE BRONX -- Three men were stabbed within 30 minutes in two separate incidents in The Bronx on Tuesday evening, police and fire officials said. Th...

FDNY Rescues Nun From Drowning In Flash Flood

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 08.17.2012 | New York

It was either divine intervention or just FDNY EMTs doing their job; either way, a nun and her two friends are happy to be alive today after nearly dr...

PHOTOS: The Hot Hunks Of The FDNY

Posted 08.15.2012 | New York

Just when you thought it couldn't get any hotter this summer, the FDNY has added fire to the flames with the release of their official 2013 Calendar o...

BREAKING: Fire At One World Trade Center

Posted 08.08.2012 | New York

UPDATE: An official from the Port Authority now tells The Huffington Post that there was zero evidence of a blaze on the 88th floor and that the repor...

WATCH: 31 Firefighters Injured In Massive Fire

Posted 07.18.2012 | New York

A massive, 6-alarm fire scorched a building near Yankee Stadium early Wednesday morning, injuring 31 firefighters and three residents. The Daily N...

PHOTO: Car Plunges Down Elevator Shaft

Posted 07.17.2012 | New York

A car plunged down an elevator shaft at an Upper East Side parking garage on Tuesday morning, injuring at least two people. CBS reports a parking ...

Is the U.S. Justice Department Supporting Discrimination by the New York Fire Department?

David R. Jones, Esq. | Posted 09.08.2012 | New York
David R. Jones, Esq.

All of a sudden the feds have nothing to say about the FDNY's long-term intentional discrimination in hiring. The Obama administration appears to be retreating from a legal case out of fear of reprisal from a powerful mayor.

WATCH: Car Explodes In Manhattan, Sets Building On Fire

| Posted 07.08.2012 | New York

By Jess Wisloski, DNAinfo Weekend Editor MIDTOWN — A high-rise caught fire after a car explosion lit up the building next to it, just after noon ...

PHOTOS: Residents Evacuated After Building Collapse In Brooklyn | Posted 09.01.2012 | New York

BROOKYLN -- A brownstone building in Carroll Gardens collapsed early Monday with six people inside the three-story structure, authorities said. Eme...

FDNY To Burn Down Vacant Governors Island Homes

Posted 07.02.2012 | New York

In an effort to evaluate fire-extinguishing strategies currently employed by the FDNY, the department is planning to burn down 20 vacant homes on Gove...

Construction Worker Impaled At 4 WTC Site

Posted 06.26.2012 | New York

According to FDNY reports, a construction worker at 4 World Trade Center fell and impaled himself on a piece of metal on Tuesday. DNAinfo reports t...

My Memorial Day Plans

Tireak C. Tulloch | Posted 07.27.2012 | Impact
Tireak C. Tulloch

Last year a good friend of mine told me of how she felt of me being able to go to many places in honor of my fellow veterans. I don't consider it a vacation on any level, but as a way of continuing my duty. I believe this is how many veterans of my era and previous eras feel, as well.

LOOK: Sexy Firefighters Pose For Medical Center

Posted 05.02.2012 | New York

New York's bravest are turning up the heat with the 2013 Firefighters of New York calendar featuring some of the sexiest, six-packed firefighter fella...

Report: NYC's Fancy New $2 Billion 911 System Actually Slows Response Time

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 04.09.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — A judge has ordered New York City to release a consultant's review of its 911 system. Mayor Michael Bloomberg's administration has been f...

Calling Mayor Bloomberg: Release 9-1-1 Report Now

Dan Collins | Posted 06.09.2012 | New York
Dan Collins

City Hall refuses to release a report on the effectiveness of New York's revamped emergency response system. The firefighters union says the city is cooking the books when it comes to calculating response time.

Elevator Worker Electrocuted To Death in Midtown

Posted 03.29.2012 | New York

An elevator worker was electrocuted to death in Midtown Wednesday night, The Daily News reports. Authorities say 44-year-old Ed Bradley died after com...

Building Collapse Kills One, Injures Two

Posted 03.22.2012 | New York

A construction worker was killed and two others were injured during a building collapse in Morningside Heights Thursday morning, ABC reports. The ...

Wanted: Woman Ignites 15 Trash Can Fires In Midtown

Posted 03.20.2012 | New York

Police are searching for a woman who reportedly set at least 15 trash cans on fire in Midtown on Monday. The unidentified woman is believed to be i...

FDNY's Discrimination Against Minorities Could Cost City $128 Million

Posted 03.12.2012 | New York

New York City could have to pay upwards of $128 million in back wages to minorities who weren't hired after taking the Fire Department's entrance exam...

Steel Beams Crash 40 Stories At WTC Construction Site

Posted 02.16.2012 | New York

Steel beams crashed 40 stories at the construction site of the World Trade Center Thursday morning, crushing a flatbed truck and injuring one man. ...

After Extinguishing Subway Blaze, Firefighters Find Body

Posted 02.06.2012 | New York

A homeless man was found dead inside an abandoned room in an Upper East Side subway station Sunday, CBS reports. FDNY responded to a 911 call at a...

WATCH: Man Rescued From East River After DIY Raft Fails

Posted 01.13.2012 | New York

Emergency responders rescued a teen stranded in the East River Thursday night after his homemade raft deflated. Firefighters received a call at abo...

Body Discovered In Burning Pile Of Garbage

Posted 01.12.2012 | New York

A man's charred body was found in a pile of burning garbage in Brooklyn Thursday morning. Firefighters made the grisly discovery at 4AM after resp...