FDNY

Rockefeller Center tree
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 24, 2019 - 6:12 pm
The union representing city firefighters is concerned that road closures around Rockefeller Center this holiday season may mean more traffic—and worse emergency response times.
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FDNY Deputy Chief Frank Leeb
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Sean Adams
November 24, 2019 - 4:30 pm
In this week’s “Difference Makers: Stories from Main Street,” WCBS 880’s Sean Adams meets an FDNY deputy chief trying to eliminate the iconic image of the past: “A Salty Firefighter.”
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Fire truck
Kimberly Dole
November 22, 2019 - 7:11 am
Three men were killed in an overnight fire in the St. Albans section of Queens, officials say.
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Marla Diamond
November 20, 2019 - 7:30 am
A two-alarm blaze in the Bronx that began overnight has left 22 people injured, officials say.
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Andrew Cuomo
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 11, 2019 - 6:38 pm
Some veterans hoping to join the FDNY will no longer be “too old” to join New York City’s Bravest.
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Ambulance (Getty)
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 20, 2019 - 1:00 pm
Authorities say an emergency medical technician treating someone in an ambulance ended up needing medical care himself after the restrained suspect broke free and attacked him.
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Injured FDNY EMTs
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 18, 2019 - 8:57 am
In an extremely rare circumstance, two emergency mental technicians responding to a crash on the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway suddenly found themselves in need of urgent medical treatment.
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Bronx fire
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 05, 2019 - 11:57 am
A raging fire tore through an apartment building in the Bronx on Friday night, injuring at least 10 people, including nine firefighters.
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Tunnel to Towers 2019
WCBS 880
WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 29, 2019 - 5:24 pm
Some 30,000 runners made their way through the Brooklyn–Battery Tunnel to the World Trade Center in Manhattan in an annual tribute to firefighters killed on Sept. 11.
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James Devane
WCBS 880
WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 28, 2019 - 5:20 pm
A recent graduate from the city’s Fire Academy has already learned the hard way about the perils of the job he’s starting.
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