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New Dorp Beach »

89-Year-Old Sandy Victim's Home Burglarized and Torched, Family Says

An 89-year-old Sandy victim's newly refurbished home was set on fire Sunday night.

Financial District »

Fire Breaks Out on Roof of Fulton Street Transit Hub

A fire broke out shortly after 2 p.m. on the roof of the under-construction station, the FDNY said.

Throgs Neck »

Daughter-in-Law of Bronx Powerbroker Ramon Velez Sr. Dies in Fire

Three others, including his son and a 5-year-old girl, were critically injured.

Chinatown »

'Bug Bomb' Explosion Partially Destroys Chinatown Building, Injuring Eight

Nearly two dozen bug foggers were ignited by a pilot light, blowing out a support beam on Pike Street.  

Kingsbridge Heights »

Fire Tears Through Bronx Apartment Building, FDNY Says

More than 100 firefighters battled a blaze at 3840 Orloff Ave., FDNY said.

Brownsville »

Two Children in Critical Condition After Early Morning Blaze

The cause of the fire is still unknown, officials said.

Red Hook »

Residents Trapped in Red Hook Apartment Fire, Witnesses Say

The blaze broke out on the top floor of the public housing building.

Tremont & East Tremont »

Mattress on Metro-North Tracks Triggers Train Fire and Evacuation, FD Says

The train hit the mattress on the tracks and had to be evacuated, MTA officials said.

Breezy Point »

Breezy Point Residents Who Lost Homes During Sandy Fire Sue LIPA

More than 100 residents of the Rockaways neighborhood sued LIPA for negligence.

Financial District »

Basement Fire Prompts Evacuation at Century 21

Customers say their shopping sprees were interrupted by a fire in the subbasement of the downtown store.

Flatlands »

Flatlands Fire Leaves Three Injured, One Critically, FDNY Says

The fire tore through a home near East 53rd Street and Avenue H, FDNY said.

Washington Heights »

Fire at Washington Heights Apartment Building

A unit on the fourth floor of a Washington Heights apartment building caught fire Saturday afternoon.

Washington Heights »

RV Fire Closes Westbound Lanes of George Washington Bridge

Parts of the George Washington Bridge were closed after an RV fire, authorities said.

Dyker Heights »

Massive Fire Guts Shops in Dyker Heights, FDNY Says

A fire erupted on 11th Avenue, near 63rd Street, and destroyed shops there Monday night, FDNY said

Upper West Side »

Fire Tears Through Upper West Side High-RIse

The blaze broke out at 180 West End Ave., Monday evening, FDNY said.

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