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Lower East Side »

VIDEO: River Flows Outside Katz's Deli After Houston St. Water Main Break

Over a foot of water flooded the basement of the world-famous deli, workers said.

Forest Hills »

Man Killed by Tractor-Trailer Delivering to Key Food, NYPD Says

Elliot Mintzer was killed when a tractor-trailer hit him in Forest Hills Wednesday morning, police say.

Crown Heights »

Toddler Critically Injured After Falling From Window, Police Say

The 21-month-old boy fell from a sixth-floor window and landed on a third-floor balcony, police said.

Williamsburg »

Car Surfer Hurt After Hitching Ride in Williamsburg, Police Say

A man in his 20s was seriously hurt as he surfed a truck in Williamsburg Wednesday, police said.

Meiers Corners »

Car Crash Leaves 7 Children Hurt, a Witness and FDNY Say

The crash on Tuesday morning injured 11 people, including an infant and six children.

Flatbush »

Good Samaritan Helps Rescue Disabled Grandmother from Fire

The blaze started on the fourth floor of 465 Ocean Ave. Tuesday morning, the FDNY said.

Upper East Side »

Ex-Gov. Paterson Calls for Pension Law Change to Help Injured NYPD Officer

Paterson and Public Advocate Letitia James said Rosa Rodriguez deserves a full disability pension.

Upper East Side »

NYPD Officer Injured in Arson Fire Is 'Ecstatic' to Go Home

Officer Rosa Rodriguez is set to leave the hospital Monday and is looking forward to her own bed.

SoHo »

City Firefighters Strengthen Bonds With Communal Cooking Tradition

Firehouse meals are an FDNY custom that builds camaraderie and cooking skills, firefighters say.

University Heights »

Family Rescued After Elevator Plummets Several Stories, FDNY Says

Two of the elevator's five ropes snapped, according to the Department of Buildings.

Travis »

Damaged Brush Fire Units Won't Be Replaced on Staten Island for a Year

Borough President James Oddo said that the lack of units was "scary."

Financial District »

Leman Manhattan Prep Cancels Classes After Water Pipe Bursts, School Says

Officials cut water to 41 Broad Street after a pipe broke, Leman said in a statement.

Civic Center »

De Blasio Picks New FDNY Commissioner

Daniel Nigro, who retired from the FDNY in 2002, will succeed Sal Cassano, sources told DNAinfo.

East Harlem »

Biker Killed in East Harlem Crash, Police Say

Shamel Jefferson was hit at Third Avenue and East 105th Street on Tuesday afternoon, officials said.

Midtown »

Belvedere Hotel Evacuated After Transformer Fire in Basement, FDNY Says

Approximately 250 people had to be evacuated from the Midtown hotel, the FDNY said.