Thick black smoke was seen rising from the rooftop of St. John's Episcopal Hospital in Far Rockaway.
To understand just how Fire Marshal Ronald Bucca ended up inside the south tower of the World Trade Center on the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, one must understand what happened to him in the line of duty in 1986.
A retired FDNY firefighter is planning to mark this year's solemn anniversary with a special gift honoring his best friend, an NYPD officer who died of cancer related to his time at Ground Zero.
A man in Flushing, Queens was rescued by police and firefighters after falling 30 feet into a storm drain.
The 20th Anniversary of September 11 is on Saturday, and a parade honoring first responders who died that fateful day is just one part of what will be an emotional week in our area.
At least 80 tractor-trailers, trucks, and cars were abandoned on the Major Deegan Expressway in the Bronx, according to the FDNY.
A nine-year-old boy was killed and 11 other people were injured after a fire broke out inside a house in Ozone Park.
A pilot program called B-HEARD began in June in parts of Harlem because data shows these areas have more emergency calls for people with mental health issues than anywhere in the city.
A killer reportedly tried to blow up a penthouse apartment in Queens to cover up a murder.
A well-known Manhattan sommelier is facing arson charges in connection with a series of fires at outdoor dining establishments in the city.
A man walking over a subway grate in Queens was severely injured after a transformer exploded below sending a ball of fire and smoke through the ground.
The John D. McKean is a retired fireboat. It served in the FDNY for 55 years. It will soon open to the public as a floating museum.
When responding firefighters put out the flames, they discovered the boy, who was taken to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Some of New York's bravest and finest faced off for bragging rights on Sunday, as the NYPD and FDNY played the annual Fun City Bowl.
Part of a sidewalk on Fourth Avenue near St. Mark's Place in Boerum Hill collapsed during a water main break.
A fire at a metal recycling plant along the waterfront in Jersey City continued to burn Tuesday morning and the smoke could be seen 15 miles away.
Two people were killed when their vehicle slammed into the back of a tractor-trailer on the Major Deegan Expressway, said police.
An 11-year-old boy survived a 20-foot fall through a subway grate inside a Rudd Playground in Brooklyn, according to fire and police officials.
One man was killed and another seriously injured after an elevator inside a four-story building under construction in the Bronx fell Wednesday morning.
An elderly man died in a fire in an Upper East Side building on Wednesday morning.