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In the mid-March chill, the victims and their stories continued to emerge as firefighters ferreted through the piles of bricks and wreckage on the East Harlem block where a powerful explosion and fire leveled two buildings.
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A "Motown Revival" show from 6 to 10 p.m. Sunday, March 23, at the Canfield Casino in Congress Park in Saratoga Springs will benefit the Saratoga Central Catholic High School Performing Arts Department.
13 hrs ago | EDGE
After inciting rage and boycotts across the globe for last fall's anti-gay comments, Barilla, the world's largest pasta producer, has now opened the doors to an Italian restaurant in mega-gay midtown Manhattan, home to Broadway and nearby gayborhood Hell's Kitchen.
Metro-North Harlem Line commuter Debra Oria endured six hours of roundtrip train and subway travel on Wednesday, but she had nothing but praise for Metro-North in the wake of the deadly building collapse in East Harlem.
Even while the exact cause remains unknown, a deadly blast that leveled two Manhattan buildings served by a 127-year-old gas main has provided a jarring reminder of just how old and vulnerable much of the infrastructure is in New York and many other cities nationwide.
One minute, Colin Patterson was watching TV. The next, he saw pianos flying through the air in the shop where he works as an explosion tore through the building.
Two New York City apartment buildings collapsed on Wednesday in an explosion apparently caused by a gas leak, killing at least seven people and injuring more than 40, with several more victims feared trapped in the rubble, officials said.
Under the bright glare of floodlights, rescue workers using back hoes and a bulldozer tried to clear through mountains of broken bricks and splintered wood early Thursday as they searched for any additional victims still buried from an explosion that demolished two Manhattan apartment buildings and killed at least six people.
A building collapsed in East Harlem on Wednesday morning and the authorities said they were responding to reports of people trapped in the rubble, according to fire officials.
A federal judge has dismissed charges against an Indian diplomat whose New York arrest and strip search spurred an international flap.
New York firefighters are responding to an explosion and collapse of two buildings in the Harlem area of Manhattan, one a five-story apartment complex.
It shook upper Manhattan for blocks, and when it was over, a five-story apartment building and its neighbor were gone.
Two people are dead, 20 are hurt and others are missing after two buildings collapsed following an apparent explosion that rattled upper Manhattan and shattered windows with a blast that could be felt blocks away, sources say.
Two people have died and 18 have minor injuries after an apartment building collapsed in Manhattan on Wednesday.