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Sean Adams
April 08, 2020 - 8:50 am
When 22-year-old Brendan Charles became a New York City EMT two years ago, he had no idea he’d be on the front lines of a pandemic.
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Steve Burns
March 29, 2020 - 7:29 pm
As the number of 911 calls spike to unprecedented levels in New York City, EMS workers say they’re stretched thin and in need of more resources.
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Harlem subway fire
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 27, 2020 - 10:42 am
A subway conductor was killed and several other people were injured in a subway fire that authorities say was intentionally set in Harlem Friday morning.
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Sean Adams
March 26, 2020 - 9:07 am
FDNY commissioner Daniel Nigro says calls to 911 have spiked about 50 percent amid the coronavirus pandemic. The excess calls are putting a strain on 911.
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Peter Haskell
March 16, 2020 - 7:47 pm
A retired FDNY fire marshal died Monday from complications caused by coronavirus.
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Steve Burns
March 08, 2020 - 12:25 pm
The FDNY is telling its firefighters not to head out on calls that might put them in contact with the coronavirus. The job will fall solely on EMS workers.
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Kimberly Dole
February 18, 2020 - 8:40 am
Eleven people, including four firefighters, were hospitalized due to high levels of carbon monoxide in a Bronx building, FDNY says.
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East Village Fire
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Kimberly Dole
February 11, 2020 - 8:02 am
A fire that ripped through an apartment in the East Village on Monday left five people injured.
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water main break
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Marla Diamond
February 11, 2020 - 7:37 am
Major flooding on the Lower East Side on Monday was caused by a burst water main officials say.
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FDNY 9/11 Memorial Wall
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
February 10, 2020 - 10:50 am
The city is mourning the loss of two firefighters who died of 9/11 related illnesses.
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