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  1. EMT Killed in the Bronx After Man Steals Her Ambulance, Runs Her OverYadira Arroyo, a 14-year FDNY veteran, was responding to a call in the Bronx.
  2. FDNY Bans Trump Photos, Shirts, and Masks From FirehousesA firetruck driving around Brooklyn with a Trump mask on its grill sparked citizen complaints.
  3. Firefighter Killed After Possible Drug Den Explodes in the BronxMore than ten people were injured.
  4. obit
    Nicholas Scoppetta, FDNY Fire Commissioner in Years After 9/11, Dies at 83He served in the position from 2002 to 2010.
  5. Jury Awards $183 Million to ‘Black Sunday’ FiremenEighty percent of the blame is being placed on the city.
  6. 6-Hour Standoff in Staten Island Is Now OverThe shooter is reportedly dead, and a firefighter that was shot twice is in stable condition. 
  7. It Might Take a Week to Fully Extinguish the Williamsburg Warehouse FireThe blaze started on Saturday morning.
  8. FDNY Fighting Massive Fire in Williamsburg [Updated]The blaze has engulfed a building on the Williamsburg waterfront.
  9. The Snowstorm Led to the Rescue of a Lost PuppyThanks to a member of the FDNY
  10. Meet the 4 Women Who Will Join the FDNY This YearOut of the 286 “probies” who graduated from the academy.
  11. EMTs Say They Stopped Cops From Punching PatientThe cops seem to have lost it when the patient spit at them.
  12. Firefighter Dies in Williamsburg BlazeLieutenant Gordon Matthew Ambelas had been with the FDNY for 14 years.
  13. At Least 34 Injured in Huge Staten Island FireA few heroes among them. 
  14. 911 Dispatchers Suspended Over Delayed Response to Deadly FireAn ambulance did not arrive on the scene until 21 minutes after the first 911 call.
  15. FDNY Looking Into Slow Response to Deadly Far Rockaway FireIt took 21 minutes for EMS teams to arrive.
  16. Two NYPD Officers Injured in Williamsburg FireLess than a week after the same thing happened on Coney Island. 
  17. A Recent History of NYPD-FDNY BeefA look back after Sunday’s hockey brawl.
  18. Video: FDNY and NYPD Get Into Hockey BrawlEverybody loses!
  19. Soho Repertory Gala Evacuated After Building’s Support Beam CrackedThe FDNY had to break up the party.
  20. Firefighters Spent All Night Battling Greenpoint BlazeThe four-alarm fire lasted from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.
  21. De Blasio Settles FDNY Discrimination Suit for $98 MillionThe third leftover Bloomberg lawsuit he’s settled so far.
  22. Angry Boyfriend Sets Fire to Brooklyn Apartment Full of Sleeping ChildrenThey all survived.
  23. Retired NYPD and FDNY Faked Mental IllnessTo the tune of $2.5 million.
  24. The FDNY Lost Its Photo-Taking PrivilegesThey do have a tendency to embarrass themselves on social media.
  25. The FDNY Mailed a Bill to ‘Unknown Asian’ How did this happen?
  26. The FDNY Got Its Most Diverse Recruit Class EverMore than 60 percent minorities.
  27. Fire
    Four-Alarm Fire Damages Hunts Point Market BuildingThe Bronx site is the highest grossing terminal produce market in the world.
  28. Bronx Apartment Fire Kills Three Young Children [Updated]The Friday night blaze is preliminarily being blamed on candles.
  29. Two People Had to Be Rescued From New York Waters YesterdayStranded jet skiers and a more bizarre incident.
  30. The 911 System Froze a Couple More Times on WednesdayIt keeps doing that.
  31. It’s Been a Bad Day for Ambulance Response TimesA baby died, and a 96-year-old woman waited an hour.
  32. The FDNY’s Emergency Dispatch System Kept Freezing TodayThis should put your own work-computer problems in perspective.
  33. Firefighter Arrested for Attacking Cop Even after he knew his victim was a member of the NYPD.
  34. The Ooze or Something Like It Is Finally Coming for BrooklynFDNY: “A LARGE AMOUNT OF A THICK UNKNOWN SUBSTANCE ARISING FROM THE STREET.”
  35. FDNY Emergency Dispatch Deserving of Praise One worker stayed on the phone with a stroke victim for almost eight hours.
  36. Man Mails White Powder, InnocentlyOops.
  37. Watch Governors Island’s Tallest Building Implode It took just twenty seconds.
  38. The FDNY Totally Laughed at the Cop Stuck in a Tree Before Helping Him DownThey all gathered around and laughed at him.”
  39. A Very Emasculating Thing Happened to the NYPD TodayAn officer got stuck in a tree and had to be rescued by the FDNY
  40. No, a Firefighter Is Not Giving Away His Mini-Horse on CraigslistIt’s a prank.
  41. Still More FDNY Employees Caught Being Horrible on Social MediaLike fish in a barrel.
  42. Latest FDNY Twitter Racist Keeps Job for NowHe’s suspended for 30 days.
  43. Racist FDNY Employees Still Posting Racist Things on Twitter Despite last week’s firing of Joe Cassano for doing just that.
  44. FDNY Heir Really Outdid Himself With the Racist Tweets [Updated]And sexist, and anti-Semitic …
  45. Firefighters Rescue Woman From Horrible Meat-Cleaver AttackThe victim’s husband went after her on the street in Chinatown.
  46. Fewer New Yorkers Are Dying in Fires Than EverCombined with a record-low homicide rate, 2012 was a good year for safety.
  47. New Jersey Locksmith Selling Keys to the City on eBayComforting. 
  48. FDNY EMTs Save Nun (and Friends!) From Drowning in Queens FloodStorm waters nearly overcame their car.
  49. FDNY Makes Thrilling House Call to Prevent Falling Air ConditionerSomebody’s gotta do it.
  50. Car Manages to Fall Down Elevator Shaft at Parking GarageThe FDNY live-tweeted their response.
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