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Midtown »

A burning cigarette butt caused a fire in a Midtown mailbox on Thursday evening.

Midtown »

Candido Jerez attacked the man near the Port Authority Bus Terminal, the PAPD said.

Kingsbridge »

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

Greenwich Village »

A man was hurt after being hit for refusing to give up a cigarette, police said.

Red Hook »

The Manhattan tobacconist has opened their first Brooklyn location on the Red Hook waterfront.

Bushwick »

Although some bodega owners were unaware of the festival they saw an unprecedented sales jump.

Sunset Park »

The fire started while the man was smoking a cigarette at 4917 6th Ave.

Williamsburg »

Nelly Bermudez, 78, died in her bed Saturday night in the Taylor-Wythe Houses in Williamsburg.

Morris Heights »

Investigators believe Wendy Walston, 46, set the fire that killed Thomas Galvin on Sept. 12.

Upper West Side »

A cigarette sparked the fire inside of 316 W. 95th St., the FDNY said.

Midtown & Theater District »

The Macy's fire, which forced the evacuation of hundreds of shoppers, started with a tossed cigarette.

Manhattan »

The fire that engulfed the roof of a Broadway building Monday was sparked by an errant cigarette, the FDNY said.

Manhattan »

The mayor may push to expand the smoking ban in an effort to improve public health and curb littering.