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Fire commissioner: NYC gas blast death toll at 8, may not rise as rescue operation ...
Firefighters remove a body from the scene of the gas explosion in the East Harlem neighborhood of New York, Thursday, March 13, 2014.
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Fri Mar 14, 2014
Feds Say New York's Metro-North Rail Line Values Punctuality Over Safety
Cranes prepare to salvage the last car from from a train derailment in the Bronx section of New York, in December 2013.
Bloomberg Defends Policies in Couric Interview
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg strongly defended many of his signature policies in a wide-ranging interview with Katie Couric.
Barilla Pasta Opens Restaurant in Mega-Gay Midtown Manhattan
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.
Michael Bloomberg still wants to ban big sodas
In an interview with the former mayor running today on Yahoo News, Katie Couric asks Bloomy, "What about banning sodas bigger than 16 ounces? It's in legal limbo now.
Cabbie sues DA, cops, students over fare, arrest
Westbury cabdriver Mevyo Jean talks Thursday, March 13, 2014, about his federal lawsuit that names an unidentified Nassau County police chief, the district attorney and a group of LIU Post lacrosse players.
The Best Concerts in New York This Weekend, 3/14/14
The Allman Brothers Band Beacon Theatre Friday through Sunday, 8:00 p.m. daily, sold out The Brothers don't always play in New York, but when they do, they play at the Beacon.
The White Man March, Which Is Almost Exactly What It Sounds Like, Is Coming to New York
This coming Saturday, March 15, in a bunch of cities worldwide, disgruntled white supremacists will take to the streets, bearing banners that read "DIVERSITY" = WHITE GENOCIDE in very big red letters.
7 Dead, 4 Missing in NYC Collapse
Using heavy equipment and high-tech search gear, rescue crews continued sifting through smoldering rubble early Friday in hopes of finding three people still missing after a gas explosion leveled two upper Manhattan buildings, killing eight and injuring more than 70 others.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
NTSB: Search and Recovery Efforts Remain Active at Explosion Site
Federal investigators have begun their preliminary investigation into Wednesday's deadly explosion and building collapse in East Harlem and say it remains a "active search and recovery" operation.
Did they really do nothing? 50 years later, murder of Kitty Genovese still grips NYC
At around 2 a.m. on a cold winter morning in 1964, a 29-year-old family man named Winston Moseley got up from his bed, got dressed, and headed out to his car.
New York gas explosion: 7 dead, more than 60 hurt after buildings fall
Firefighters continue to investigate and remove debris from an explosion in Harlem, New York, on Wednesday after a gas leak triggered an explosion that shattered windows a block away, rained debris onto elevated commuter railroad tracks close by, cast a plume of smoke over the skyline and sent people running into the streets.
Searchers dig through rubble of 2 NY buildings
Emergency workers respond to the scene of an explosion that leveled two apartment buildings in the East Harlem neighborhood of New York, Wednesday, March 12, 2014.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
A look at other gas explosions in the NY area
A gas leak is being blamed for an explosion that destroyed two buildings in East Harlem on Wednesday, killing at least two people and injuring more than 20. There have been a number of other explosions in the city in past years: - July 12, 2013: An explosion and fire inside a Chinatown beauty salon apparently was caused by the deployment of two ... (more)