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Todt Hill »

Second Floor Balcony Collapses in Staten Island, Officials Say

The second floor terrace of 31 Hunt Lane collapsed.

Bed-Stuy »

3 People Suffer Minor Injuries in Building Collapse in Brooklyn, FDNY Says

The roof of 1438 Fulton St. appears to have caved in shortly before 2:30 p.m.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Worker 'Rode' Collapsing Building to the Ground, Walked Away, FDNY Says

The collapse was reportedly inside 642 W. 57th St., an FDNY spokesman said.

Travis »

Man Killed in Car Dealership Collapse was Suffocated by Rubble: Officials

Delfino Jesus Velazquez Mendizabal died after the building he was working on collapsed.

Travis »

Car Dealership Where Man Died Was Being Demolished Illegally, Records Show

Delfino Jesus Velazquez Mendizabal died when the Dana Ford Lincoln dealership collapsed last week.

Travis »

Man Dies After Collapse in Car Dealership

The man died after a partial building collapse in the Dana Ford Lincoln dealership.

Morris Heights »

Wall Partially Collapses at Bronx Auto Shop, Neighbors and FDNY Say

Bricks spilled into the street from a Morris Heights auto shop's facade, neighbors said.

West Village »

Partial Building Collapse on Christopher Street Prompts Evacuation

Officials said they did not know when residents would be able to return to 85 Christopher Street.

East Harlem »

East Harlem Building Explosion Highlights City's Aging Infrastructure

The explosion and building collapse is one of several in Harlem in the last few years.

East Harlem »

Three Women Killed in East Harlem Building Explosion

Three women were killed and at least 46 were hurt when the blast leveled two Park Avenue buildings.

East Harlem »

East Harlem Building That Exploded Had New Gas Line Installed Last Summer

One of the two buildings that collapsed in Wednesday's explosion had a gas pipe installed last June.

East Harlem »

Desperate Relatives Search for Missing Victims of East Harlem Explosion

The city encouraged people to call 311 for information on their missing relatives.

Brownsville »

Construction Workers Injured in Brownsville Building Collapse

A three-story home under construction on Prospect Place crumbled, hurting eight men, fire officials said.

Westchester Square »

Father and Son Seriously Injured in Bronx Building Collapse, Officials Say

The department of buildings said the structure was used as an office for B&L Auto Repair.

Woodhaven »

Two-Story Building Collapses Onto Jamaica Avenue, Officials Say

The building at 78-19 Jamaica Ave. collapsed Friday evening, the FDNY said.