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Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

FDNY to Respond to Record Number of Emergency Calls in 2014: Officials

Firefighters and EMS workers are projected to respond to more than 1.6 million calls this year. 

Midtown East »

Starbucks Barista Rescues Cab Driver and Passenger After Manhole Explodes

Bernard Vickers, 23, saved a trapped cabbie and passenger after a manhole exploded under their taxi.

Downtown Brooklyn »

911 Dispatch System Goes Down for Nearly 2 Hours Monday, FDNY Says

The city's EMS dispatch system went down at 2:20 p.m., forcing workers to use pen and paper for calls.

East Harlem »

Handling Ebola Cases Will Cost 'Many Millions,' City Says

New York will seek federal aid to pay the hefty tab of dealing with Ebola cases.

New Brighton »

16-Year-Old Football Player Dies After Collapsing During Practice

Miles Kirkland, 16, died after he collapsed during a football practice at Curtis High School.

High Bridge »

Video Shows Gunman Who Shot Man in the Leg, Police Say

The suspect shot a 29-year-old man in the left thigh, according to the NYPD.

Concourse »

Bronx Toddler Falls to Death From Seventh Floor Window, Police Say

Nayvem Santos, 2, fell five stories to his death at 691 Gerard Ave.

Forest Hills »

Volunteer Ambulance Corps Hosting Comedy Show to Raise Funds

The Forest Hills Volunteer Ambulance Corps event takes place Saturday at Grace Lutheran Church.

Borough Park »

Teens and Medics Injured in Crash Between Bus and Ambulance

All of the passengers suffered minor injuries in the crash on 51st Street and Fort Hamilton Parkway.

Chelsea »

Neighbors Renew Attacks on One of City's Busiest Ambulance Stations

City Councilman Corey Johnson is backing residents who oppose the ambulance station near the High Line.

Upper West Side »

City Probe Blames Human Error in Ariel Russo 911 Response Delay

The investigation found human error, not technical problems with the city's 911 call system. 

Midtown »

Worker Falls Down Midtown Elevator Shaft, FDNY Says

The man was working on the elevator when he fell two stories, officials said.

Upper West Side »

FDNY Fixes Faulty 911 Computer System, Officials Say

The crash came because of a corrupted component in the system, officials said.

Downtown Brooklyn »

911 Dispatch System Goes Down Multiple Times Monday, FDNY Says

Officials were trying to determine why the EMS dispatch system went down, the FDNY said.

Williamsburg »

Quinn Had to Call Ray Kelly to Speed Up EMS Aid to Collapsed Intern

EMS took 30 minutes to arrive when a City Council intern collapsed at a press conference.

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