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FDNY EMS Personnel Call for Chief’s Removal

EMS unions deliver a vote of no confidence after Superstorm flooding.

Posted Monday, November 26, 2012

2 Dozen Suffer Smoke Inhalation at NYC High-Rise Fire

Officials say a fire in a massive, storm-damaged office skyscraper in Manhattan's Financial District has sent four people to a hospital with smoke inhalation.

Posted Friday, November 23, 2012

Bellevue Hospital Resumes Nonemergency Walk-in Service after Sandy

Full services at the East Side facility won't resume until February.

Posted Tuesday, November 20, 2012

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Virginia Department Donates Ambulance to Devastated New York Department

Island Park Volunteer Fire Department lost all apparatus during Superstorm Sandy.

Posted Monday, November 19, 2012

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What Does it Take to Get People to Flee a Storm?

Emergency officials are looking at what more can be done to persuade residents to get out when their lives are in danger.

Posted Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Sandy-Damaged NY Hospitals to be Closed for Weeks

New York City's storm-damaged Bellevue and Coney Island hospitals won't be fully running until early next year. Both hospitals were evacuated after being inundated by Superstorm Sandy.

Posted Monday, November 12, 2012

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Frustration Simmers as New York and New Jersey Struggle to Recover

Storm killed over 100 people across 10 states.

Posted Monday, November 12, 2012

Atlantic City Coast Guard Copter Performs Harrowing Rescues

Saves included about 10 people trapped by water.

Posted Thursday, November 8, 2012

New York Emergency Official Fired for Diverting Storm Crew to Home

Director Steven Kuhr had called a crew to remove a fallen tree from his driveway.

Posted Thursday, November 8, 2012


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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