The man fell through a wooden platform while trying to guide a crane at 252 E. 57th St., officials said.
Yaffa Cafe ran its backyard eating area for 31 years, but the city only ruled it illegal last month.
Crews demolishing Mount Manresa falsely claimed there was no asbestos in the building, the city said.
The East Village restaurant announced its closure on Twitter Wednesday night.
A metal pole hit two Big Bus Tours supervisors in Times Square, witnesses said.
The Department of Buildings issued a partial stop work order at the former P.S. 64 building Tuesday.
Charise Brody, 44, allegedly stole $68,000 from the DOB from January 2008 to July 2012, the DOI said.
Kids were reported missing nearly 1,600 times from the Administration for Children's Services center.
Many of the abused and neglected children were returned to the ACS-run center in handcuffs by the NYPD.
Local startups are using a new service that allows them to have office space only when they need it.
The indie movie theater is installing solar panels on the building's roof, owners said.
Two construction workers were taken to Bellevue after getting hurt at 16 Morton Street, officials said.
The blaze broke out around 1:25 a.m. and was brought under control about an hour later.
Chef Danny Bowien and his business partners sued the landlord of their shuttered eatery on Orchard St.
The building has been plagued with elevator problems, including 10 open violations, officials said.
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