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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.
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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.
8 hrs ago | Kennebec Journal
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.
Residents heard a large explosion near Park Avenue and 116th Street in East Harlem around 9 a.m. Wednesday.
The Regency power breakfast is back - yes? After the luxury hotel's year-long renovation, moguls and politicians - some, at least - are reclaiming their morning muffins following a long exile to "power" sites unknown.
Robin Sandusky tried to do the healthy thing for lunch today: she ordered a kale salad from Guy & Gallard for delivery to her workplace in Chelsea.
This past Sunday, Dame Dash hosted an art show for a young New York artist named Mark Anthony Green.
Broadway stage actress Paula Leggett-Chase has been working with middle and high school students at the Lman Manhattan Preparatory School in Lower Manhattan as they prepare for the school's spring production of DAMN YANKEES.
Arts For All has announced this year's annual benefit concert at Joe's Pub on April 28th, hosted by Aaron Lazar , star of Sting's upcoming, new musical, The Last Ship, and directed by Alexander Gemignani , currently appearing in Violet on Broadway.
Why are cellphones of missing Malaysian Airlines passengers still ringing? Relatives clutch at straws as authorities rule OUT one false passport suspect and search switches to entirely new area 'They were smoking, chatting and taking photos with us the whole time': Woman says missing Malaysia Airlines pilot invited her and her friend to ride in ... (more)