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Times Square & Theater District »

Building Beam Falls Onto Broadway, Hurting Tour Bus Workers

A metal pole hit two Big Bus Tours supervisors in Times Square, witnesses said.

East Harlem »

Harlem Blast Victim Reunites With FDNY Rescuers

Carmen Quinones, who fractured her skull in the Harlem explosion, met the responders who saved her. 

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Rock Spill Causes Delays for Jersey-bound Lincoln Tunnel Traffic Wednesday

Maintenance crews cleaned up the spill site Wednesday afternoon, but delays remain, officials said.

Upper West Side »

Rubble Falls From Landmarked Building on Upper West Side

No one was injured when the debris plummeted onto Amsterdam Avenue Tuesday morning, officials said.

Far Rockaway »

Sanitation Department Extends Debris Collection in Areas Affected by Sandy

The Department of Sanitation said cleanup will continue "until further notice."

Chelsea »

Illegally Parked EMS Cars Stop Street Cleaners from Removing Sandy Debris

Several cars on W. 22nd St. have not moved since Sandy, leaving the street without cleaning for weeks.

New York City »

Plan to Burn Sandy Debris at Floyd Bennett Field Worries Environmentalists

A plan to burn Sandy debris has some environmental groups up in arms.

Midtown »

Truck Crash Sends Debris Onto Street at Grand Central Terminal

A truck smashed into a guardrail at Grand Central Terminal on Tuesday afternoon.

Cobble Hill »

State Prosecutor Killed When Church Scaffolding Collapses in Storm

Richard Schwartz, 61, was crushed by scaffolding or debris after lightning hit a church steeple.

Chelsea »

Woman Struck by Scaffolding in Chelsea

A woman was injured after workers dismantled scaffolding at West 23rd Street.

Midtown & Theater District »

Renovation of Buckingham Hotel Makes Life a 'Nightmare' for Elderly Tenants

Elderly residents say renovations at the Buckingham hotel are making them sick.

Downtown »

Falling Debris Injures Two at Lower Manhattan Construction Site

Falling debris from a construction site at Church and Cortlandt streets injured two on Tuesday afternoon.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Woman Hurt After Wood Falls From LES Scaffold

The woman was rushed to the hospital with head injuries.

Midtown & Theater District »

Falling Bricks Close Midtown Street

No injuries were reported after falling bricks from 40 West 38th St. forced firefighters to close off the block.