Rodalfo Vasquez-Galian was crushed Tuesday by a concrete slab at a Midtown construction site.
Burglaries have jumped 39 percent, partly driven by thefts of new appliances and tools, police say.
The opening of a health care facility in Forest Hills has been delayed.
Construction workers used improper equipment and took a shortcut, a preliminary investigation shows.
The worker was wearing a safety harness but had not connected it to a life line, officials said.
A worker hurt his head and shoulders when he fell from a Chelsea construction site, witnesses said.
The New School's University Center keeps bright lights on 24 hours a day, residents said.
The cave-in happened at a construction site in Kew Gardens Tuesday afternoon.
A worker was injured after falling in a construction site near the Javits Center, FDNY said.
A worker died after falling 12 feet at 45-11 Broadway, officials said.
A crane collapsed at 46th Avenue and Center Boulevard Wednesday afternoon, officials said.
The victim suffered head trauma after falling about 20 feet at 45 E. 33rd St.
A man was injured after a wall collapsed inside 885 Sixth Ave., near West 32nd Street.
The driver crashed into several vehicles before her car fell at 1507 Coney Island Avenue.
Several high-end condos developers are covering their construction sites with art work.
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