576 results - (0.000 seconds)

News about fdny:

    More On: emts Eric Adams promises pay raises for EMTs following union endorsement EMS workers throw support behind Eric Adams for mayor Bronx park renamed for slain New York City EMT Yadira Arroyo NYC EMT Jennifer Murphy spills her guts with memoir ‘First Responder’ Big Brother is watching you — in the toilet. That’s...
    NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — An FDNY truck collided with a minivan in Brooklyn on Friday. It happened on Driggs Avenue and South Fifth Street in Williamsburg just before 5 p.m. The FDNY says the truck was on its way to a fire at the time of the crash. Ten people, including two firefighters, were treated...
    NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Assaults on EMS are spiking in 2021, according the their union leader who said two of his members were attacked Thursday night. As CBS2’s Natalie Duddridge reported, it was caught on video. READ MORE: While Celebrations Mark Juneteenth Holiday, Historians Also Urge Reflection, Education On Equity In Society Cellphone video shows...
    More On: fdny FDNY truck collides with vehicle in Brooklyn, injures 10 FDNY widows mark anniversary of inferno that killed their husbands Firefighters union to endorse Andrew Yang Off-duty firefighter busted for threatening teen with imitation gun: cops An FDNY officer who claimed he was denied promotion for refusing to recant statements ripping diversity...
    An FDNY truck collided with a vehicle Friday afternoon while responding to a fire in Brooklyn, leaving two Bravest and eight others injured, officials said. The crash happened just before 3 p.m. in Brooklyn.Paul Martinka A FDNY firetruck collided with a blue Chrysler minivan packed with 8 Hasidic occupants at an intersection in Brooklyn.Paul...
    A senior New York City firefighter has been promoted after he sued the FDNY claiming his career was stalled over letters he wrote more than a decade ago criticizing the department's push for more black recruits.   Deputy Assistant Chief of Operations Michael Gala, 60, was promoted to Assistant Chief and received $95,000 plus $6,000 in...
    WILLIAMSBURG, Brooklyn -- Several people were injured when an FDNY firetruck collided with a vehicle in Williamsburg on Friday afternoon.The crash was reported on South 5th Street and Driggs Avenue around 3:30 p.m.The FDNY said while firefighters were responding to reports of a fire, Ladder 104 was involved in a collision.Two firefighters and eight civilians...
    NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Flames and smoke filled the sky during a massive fire at a tire shop in Brooklyn early Friday morning. The FDNY said they got the fire under control and nobody was hurt, CBS2’s Jenna DeAngelis reported. READ MORE: CBS2 Weather Headlines: Mostly Sunny, Highs In 80s, Late Shower Possible Friday It...
    NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — On Thursday, the FDNY honored three firefighters who lost their lives in a Father’s Day fire 20 years ago. The FDNY gathered in Astoria, Queens, to lay a wreath at the site where Harry Ford, Brian Fahey and John Downing died. READ MORE: Report Says New Jersey Has Spent Nearly $12...
    More On: fdny Firefighters union to endorse Andrew Yang Off-duty firefighter busted for threatening teen with imitation gun: cops More than 100 passengers evacuated after ferry runs aground in NYC Man allegedly hurls anti-gay slurs, eggs at FDNY medics It’s been 20 years since the Father’s Day fire that ripped apart the lives of...
    More On: ems Dam close! Boaters saved from plummeting over water’s edge Letters to the Editor — May 2, 2021 Social workers and EMS to respond to mental health emergencies NYC-wide ‘A very deep passion for what I do’: FDNY medic bitten on face by patient will keep working The head of the union...
    BEDFORD-STUYVESANT, Brooklyn (WABC) -- Police are searching for the gunman who opened fire on a car in Brooklyn, with two children and an off-duty EMT inside.They say he fired shots at the car on Tuesday, May 11 at 5:20 p.m. from MacDougal Street in Bedford-Stuyvesant.Police say an 11-year-old boy and a 7-month-old boy were in...
    NEW YORK (WABC) -- Four people were arrested and more than $8,000 worth of illegal fireworks were seized, fire marshals from the FDNY announced.Three men and a woman were taken into custody, while a huge collection of high-powered fireworks were taken from a van. FDNY Fire Marshals from the #NYCFireworksTaskForce today arrested Elvis Diaz (26),...
    NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Authorities made a major fireworks bust just weeks before Independence Day. Four people were arrested after FDNY fire marshals with the New York City Fireworks Task Force found a van full of illegal fireworks worth more than $8,000. FDNY Fire Marshals from the #NYCFireworksTaskForce today arrested Elvis Diaz (26), Kevin Jimenez...
    NEW YORK (WABC) -- We are saluting FDNY Lt. Bobby Jones this First Responder Friday.He'll be celebrating 33 years on the job next month.The father of twins works at Engine 44 in the Bronx.He was recently honored as a volunteer for the Ronald McDonald House which is near Engine 44, and has had a relationship...
    PROSPECT LEFFERTS GARDENS, Brooklyn (WABC) -- 16 people were injured when an MTA bus crashed into a building in Brooklyn on Monday afternoon.The crash was reported at an apartment building on 174 Lincoln Road just before 2 p.m.The FDNY said more than a dozen injuries were reported, but they were all believed to be non-life-threatening....
    PROSPECT LEFFERTS GARDENS, Brooklyn (WABC) -- At least 17 people were injured when an MTA bus crashed into a building in Brooklyn on Monday afternoon.The crash was reported at an apartment building on 174 Lincoln Road just before 2 p.m.The FDNY said more than a dozen injuries were reported, but they were all believed to...
    A New York City MTA bus crashed into a Brooklyn apartment building. FDNY An MTA bus crashed into a Brooklyn apartment building, the FDNY confirmed. 14 people were injured, though none were life-threatening. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. An MTA bus crashed into an apartment building in Brooklyn, New York, on...
    PROSPECT LEFFERTS GARDENS, Brooklyn (WABC) -- At least 14 people were injured when an MTA bus crashed into a building in Brooklyn on Monday afternoon.The crash was reported at an apartment building on 174 Lincoln Road just before 2 p.m.The FDNY said multiple injuries were reported, but they were believed to be non-life-threatening.Inspectors and engineers...
    PROSPECT LEFFERTS GARDENS, Brooklyn (WABC) -- An MTA bus crashed into a home in Brooklyn on Monday afternoon.The crash was reported at 174 Lincoln Road just before 2 p.m.The FDNY said multiple injuries were reported.Few other details were released.This is breaking news and will be updated as more information becomes available.MORE NEWS: Actress Lisa Banes...
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — New York’s Bravest and Finest squared off on the gridiron Sunday, continuing an annual tradition. Firefighters and police officers had the chance to play football — at MetLife Stadium. READ MORE: CBS2 Weather Headlines: Clear Skies, Muggy Sunday Night; Hot And Humid Again, Thunderstorms Possible Monday The 48th annual “Fun...
    Fire officials helped evacuate over 100 people after a ferry ran aground near the shoreline of Bushwick Inlet Park in Brooklyn. The FDNY and Coast Guard responded to a 'water rescue' after a Seastreak ferry began to take on water at the Bushwick Inlet on Saturday afternoon, the New York Fire Department posted on Twitter.  ...
    More than 100 passengers were evacuated when a ferry ran aground in Brooklyn on Saturday afternoon, authorities said. The SeaStreak boat began taking on water after hitting the shore in Bushwick Inlet Park at around 4:30 p.m., according to the US Coast Guard. The SeaStreak ferry after it ran aground next to Bushwick Inlet...
    More On: NYC Mayoral Election 2021 Andrew Yang says he wants to be mayor so he can ‘hang out’ with favorite sports teams NYC mayoral hopeful Scott Stringer faces new groping allegations from second accuser EMS workers throw support behind Eric Adams for mayor GOP mayoral candidate Fernando Mateo meets with Trump Brooklyn Borough...
    A woman who was stopped at a gas pump in Westchester County was dead moments later after her vehicle suddenly accelerated and ended up in an area creek. The incident took place around 7:30 a.m., Friday, June 4, in Pelham Manor, according to Mount Vernon Fire Chief Kim R. Odindo. According to Odindo, the woman...
    More On: fdny EMS workers throw support behind Eric Adams for mayor Off-duty FDNY EMT’s jaw broken in Bronx brawl over parking spot Bronx park renamed for slain New York City EMT Yadira Arroyo Two firefighters injured in five alarm Greenwich Village fire A 25-year-old man hurled anti-gay slurs and eggs at two FDNY...
    NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The FDNY held its annual Medal Day ceremony Wednesday, and some of New York’s bravest were honored for their acts of heroism. As CBS2’s Dave Carlin reports, colleagues, friends and family gathered at a stadium in Queens to honor New York City’s bravest. READ MORE: MTA Says Hackers Breached Its Systems...
    NEW YORK CITY (WABC) -- New York City's Bravest were honored at the FDNY Medal Day Ceremony on Wednesday.Mayor Bill de Blasio and Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro presided at the ceremony at the Louis Armstrong Stadium - USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Queens.At the ceremony, medals were presented to FDNY Firefighters, Paramedics,...
    EAST NEW YORK, Brooklyn (WABC) -- Firefighters are responding to a large power outage at a housing development in Brooklyn.According to FDNY officials, firefighters responded just before 10 p.m. to the blackout in Starrett City in East New York.Citizen App video shows some of the large apartment building in the dark.It's not clear how many...
    MURRAY HILL, Manhattan (WABC) -- Firefighters are searching for what sparked an electrical fire in the building where Governor Cuomo's Midtown office is located.Investigators say the electrical fire was in the sub-cellar section of 633 Third Avenue.No injuries were reported.The FDNY is working with Con Ed to begin the repairs.ALSO READ | 26-year-old woman falls...
    AN ELECTRICAL fire broke out in a building in New York City, near the United Nations headquarters and the New York state governor's office. The New York City Fire Department is on the scene and said the fire has been contained in the sub-cellar of the building. 3The New York City Fire Department...
    A Queens worker got his arm caught in a meat grinder while on the job at a grocery store on Saturday – and first responders had to take the machine apart to free him, authorities said. The FDNY was called to the Halal Meat grocery store at 64-36 108th St. in Forest Hills just after...
    City officials on Thursday dedicated a Bronx park to fallen EMT Yadira Arroyo, who was run over by a stolen ambulance four years ago. Arroyo’s oldest son, Jose Luis Montes III, said the dedication at 1954 Watson Avenue in Union Port was “a real honor, a privilege.” Yadira Arroyo’s sons Edgar Montes and Jose Luis...
    OZONE PARK, Queens (WABC) -- FDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro said four women are "clinging to life" after fire tore through a townhouse in Ozone Park, Queens early Thursday morning.The women, who are all listed in critical condition, are lucky to be alive, Nigro said, because there were no working smoke alarms in their apartment.Flames broke...
    A five-alarm blaze in a Greenwich Village building left two firefighters hurt and a Chinese restaurant damaged, officials said. The episode unfolded shortly after midnight at 163 Bleecker Street, a two-story building which includes a Uncle Ted’s Chinese Cuisine on the ground floor and a yoga studio above. Firefighters rush through Uncle Ted’s Chinese...
    After there was no winner earlier this week, Friday night's Mega Millions jackpot has grown to $515 million.There were five tickets that won at least $1 million on Tuesday night.None of them were sold in our area.The next Mega Millions drawing is tonight! You can watch it on channel 7 right before Eyewitness News at...
    GREENPOINT, Brooklyn (WABC) -- Firefighters are on the scene of a fire at a commercial building in Brooklyn Thursday.News Copter 7 was over the all-hands fire.Officials say all workers in the building have been evacuated.So far, there are no reports of any injuries.Kingsland Avenue is currently shut down between Norman Avenue and Nassau Avenue.This is...
    NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — One person is dead after a fire broke out at a multi-family home in Brooklyn. The flames started just before 6:30 a.m. Wednesday at the home on Pulaski Street near Nostrand Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvesant. There was no word on a cause, and the victim’s name has not been released. Check back...
    A growing Mega Millions jackpot is sparking a new round of lotto fever.The jackpot now stands at $475 million -- that's the ninth largest in Mega Millions history, and only the second time in the last two years that the jackpot has been so big.The next drawing is tonight! You can watch it on channel...
    A growing Mega Millions jackpot is sparking a new round of lotto fever.The next drawing is tonight!There has been no winner in the multi-state lottery in three months.The jackpot now stands at $468 million -- that's the ninth largest in Mega Millions history, and only the second time in the last two years that the...
    GREENPOINT, Brooklyn (WABC) -- A 58-year-old man was killed in a hit and run incident in the Greenpoint section of Brooklyn Tuesday morning.The victim was attempting to cross Bayard Street and McGuiness Boulevard when he was struck by a black Rolls Royce at around 12:45 a.m.He was rushed to Woodhull Hospital, where he was pronounced...
    WILLOWBROOK, Staten Island (WABC) -- Police on Staten Island are investigating a hit and run after a couple awoke to a loud bang and found a hole in the front of their home.Authorities say the car, believed to be a 2020 Honda, slammed into the front of the home on Fields Avenue in the Willowbrook...
    NEW YORK CITY (WABC) -- The Empire State Building was lit up Sunday night in honor of EMS Week 2021.In partnership with the FDNY, the tower was illuminated in yellow, white and blue with their signature heartbeat effect."Once again, the Empire State Building will honor the men and women of EMS who have worked tirelessly...
    NEW YORK CITY (WABC) -- The Empire State Building will be lit up Sunday night in honor of EMS Week 2021.In partnership with the FDNY, the tower will be illuminated in yellow, white and blue with their signature heartbeat effect starting at sunset."Once again, the Empire State Building will honor the men and women of...
    A growing Mega Millions jackpot is sparking a new round of lotto fever.There has been no winner in the multi-state lottery in three months.The jackpot now stands at $468 million -- that's the ninth largest in Mega Millions history.The next drawing is Tuesday.The last winners of the $96 million prize were from New York state.MORE...
    BUFFALO, New York (WABC) -- This year's graduating class at SUNY Buffalo State College includes two classmates - a father and daughter duo.When 41-year-old Cesar Galarza decided to earn a bachelor's degree in social work, he picked Buffalo State because his daughter, 21-year-old Clarimar, was already there studying art education.When the family moved to New...
    ST. ALBANS, Queens (WABC) -- Lighting birthday candles for a 100-year-old can be a fire hazard, but Wilbur Hutchins is no ordinary centenarian. He is a retired FDNY lieutenant.On Saturday, the department threw Hutchins a party outside his home in St. Albans, Queens.He and his wife, Daisy, sat on a custom-made platform.By coincidence, today was...