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Upper West Side »

Equinox Gym on Amsterdam Avenue Evacuated After Fire Breaks Out

A fire started just before 11 a.m. at the Equinox on Amsterdam Avenue near 76th Street.

Lower East Side »

Historic Former Synagogue Could Reopen Next Week Following Repairs

The Angel Orensanz Foundation for the Arts has been closed since Mar. 31 after support beams cracked.

Civic Center »

City Agrees to Pay $98M to Settle FDNY Bias Lawsuit

A group of black firefighters and the Justice Department accused the FDNY of discriminatory hiring.

Chelsea »

82-Year-Old Woman Killed in Chelsea Fire, Officials Say

Gloria Hillman was killed when a fire broke out in her Seventh Avenue apartment, officials said.

Soundview »

Baby on Life Support After Firefighter Crashes Into Pregnant Woman: NYPD

Off-duty firefighter Sean Farrell was drunk when he plowed into a pregnant woman, prosecutors said.

South Jamaica »

Fire Rips Through South Jamaica Church, FDNY Says

The flames erupted about 3 a.m. Monday at Deliverance Tabernacle Church of Christ on Sutter Avenue.

Jackson Heights »

4 Injured in Jackson Heights Fire, FDNY Says

Flames erupted in a Roosevelt Avenue building early Wednesday, the FDNY said.

Throgs Neck »

Off-Duty Firefighter Slashed Bartender With Glass Bottle, Police Say

Craig Frey was arrested Friday in the Bronx after the alleged assault.

Elmhurst »

Mother Killed and Son Badly Burned in Early Morning Fire, Family Says

Stella Balcazar, 57, died when her Elmhurst home was engulfed in flames early Monday, her relatives said.

Great Kills »

Detective Attacked Retired Firefighter on Staten Island, Court Papers Say

Off-duty NYPD detective Mike Oner punched and seriously injured a former firefighter, sources said.

Forest Hills »

Firefighter Charged With Assaulting Cop Was Accused of Choking Girlfriend

Angel Valerio was arrested in 2011 for beating his girlfriend.

Forest Hills »

Firefighter Among Two Arrested for Attacking Off-Duty Cop in Forest Hills

Angel Valerio allegedly tried to take the officer's gun during the assault on Austin Street.

NoHo »

Medical Examiner IDs 9/11 Remains of Fire Department Lieutenant

The remains of Jeffrey Walz, a firefighter with Ladder Company 9, have been identified, the FDNY said.

Mill Basin »

Firefighter Arrested for Drunk Driving on Flatbush Avenue, Cops Say

Patrick Kelly, 27, was arrested Friday and is expected to be charged with drunk driving, cops said.

Red Hook »

'Restorative Yoga' Helps Active Firefighters Stay Relaxed

Kenny Kutch, and his wife Felecia, practice the modified form of vinyasa yoga.

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