Several Injuries Reported in Seven-Alarm Bronx Fire
Several Injuries Reported in Seven-Alarm Bronx Fire
Survivors of devastating Bronx fire allowed to return to building
03 January, 2018, 01:51
NY mayor Bill de Blasio described the incident as "the worst fire tragedy we have seen in this city in a quarter century".
The fire started in the Bronx building at about 5.30 a.m. and spread to multiple floors, express.co.uk reported.
At least 22 people - including nine children - were injured Tuesday in a seven-alarm fire in New York City, officials said. Nigro said authorities would enter the building to determine the cause of the fire once it's deemed safe. Video from the scene showed flames and smoke pouring from the building.
"Children starting fires is not rare", FDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro said on Friday, adding that the stairway "acted like a chimney".
As flames worked their way upward from a furniture store to the flats above, families, including children, were forced out into historically low winter temperatures.
Residents from the apartments above fled, including a man who ran outside with no shirt and no shoes. More than 250 firefighters were at the scene.
The blaze came five days after a fire at another Bronx apartment building killed 12 people, including four children. At least 12 people were injured. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio called it the worst fire tragedy the city has seen in a quarter century.
Kim said in his televised New Year's address that the two Koreas should have "immediate talks" on the matter, Yonhap reported. They could, however, still take part via an invitation from the International Olympic Committee.
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Weah was declared the victor of Liberia's presidential election run-off on Friday, the country's elections commission confirmed. Weah adds that "we have a lot to do together to accelerate the building of tomorrow's Africa".
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Upon coming to the front door, an officer fired his weapon, injuring Finch who was later pronounced dead at the hospital. Police say Finch made a movement towards his waist which prompted one officer to fire one round, which killed Finch.
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Long lines of people waiting to go through customs at Miami International Airport due to a reported computer issue. Green Airport were also affected by the outage, but the disruption was temporary and the system is back online.
Daijah Watterson, 5, of Hyde Park, was running around the room, scooping up balloons and stuffing them under her arm. But despite the earlier countdown and balloon drop, those in attendance weren't any less enthusiastic.
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday issued a three line whip for all its Lok Sabha (LS) and Rajya Sabha (RS) members. The bill to criminalise triple talaq was passed by the Lok Sabha last week.
For the second straight week, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are without wide receiver DeSean Jackson and defensive end Robert Ayers . The Bucs connected on a 42-yard field goal on their next drive to cut New Orleans lead to 24-23 with 4:31 left on the clock.
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