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East Elmhurst »

Fatal East Elmhurst Blaze Sparked by Fireplace With No Screen, Sources Say

No working smoke detectors were in the home when Christopher Miller, 7, died, the FDNY said.

Lincoln Square »

2 Beacon HS Students Burned When Chemistry Experiment Explodes, DOE Says

A boy's face and neck were burned and a girl suffered burns to her hand, according to the DOE.

East Elmhurst »

7-Year-Old Boy Killed in East Elmhurst Blaze Sparked by Fireplace

Christopher Miller's 13-year-old brother was critically injured in the fire on 90th Street.

Murray Hill ( Queens) »

Woman Dead, Man Critically Injured in Murray Hill Crash, Police Say

A car flipped over in a two-car crash at a Murray Hill intesection, witnesses said.

Country Club »

Illegal Pelham Bay Park Fireworks Blast Shattered Windows, Officials Say

Neighbors reported hearing a loud explosion the night before New Year's Eve celebrations, officials said.

Williamsburg »

Man Burned in Williamsburg Apartment Fire, FDNY Says

The blaze started about 12:45 p.m., FDNY said.

Washington Heights »

McDonald's Worker Gets Finger Stuck in Fry Machine

Firefighters had to help free the worker's finger at the Washington Heights McDonald's Thursday morning.

Civic Center »

Bloomberg Administration Remains Mum on Plans to Preserve Its Emails

The city won't say whether emails from the NYPD, DOE and other agencies will be preserved for posterity.

Kingsbridge »

Lit Cigarette Caused Fire That Killed Two Bronx Men, FDNY Says

Officials said the apartment at 2700 Grand Concourse lacked a working smoke alarm.

Woodside »

Truck Driver Who Killed Queens Boy Had Suspended License, Police Say

Noshat Nahian, 8, died when a tractor-trailer hit him near P.S. 152 in Woodside, officials said.

Kensington »

Teen Girl Killed and Sisters Critically Hurt in Fire, Officials Say

Jasmine Guillaume, 16, died after she was found in a bathroom with sisters amid a fire, officials said.

Kips Bay »

Woman Found Dead in Volvo in Kips Bay

A 58-year-old woman was found dead in a car with Virginia plates, officials and witnesses said.

Murray Hill »

Access-A-Ride Van Hits Pedestrian in Murray Hill, FDNY Says

A pedestrian was in serious condition after a van crashed in Murray Hill Thursday, the FDNY said.

Flushing »

73-Year-Old Woman Dies In Retirement Home Fire, Police Say

A 73-year-old woman died in an apartment fire in a Flushing retirement home, police said.

Chelsea »

5 Seriously Hurt in 2-Car Crash in Chelsea, FDNY Says

Two cars collided near Ninth Avenue and 20th Street Thursday morning, the FDNY said.

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