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Astoria »

The Department of Buildings accused the contractor of "cutting corners" at its Astoria work site.

Hudson Square »

A neighbor made a 311 complaint about the crane at 565 Broome St. and it was still at the site Monday. 

Long Island City »

Part of the building's eighth floor collapsed at 42-20 27th St.

Chelsea »

"We don't have enough sisters to continue this mission here," Sister Fabia Pena said.

Astoria »

Three workers were seriously injured after building materials collapsed through the roof.

Bed-Stuy »

A developer filed permits for a 16-unit rental building at Franklin and DeKalb avenues, records show.

Chelsea »

An elevator pinned the worker against a wall at Pier 57 where the chef's market will open, police said.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

The developer plans to break ground on the hotel in August, a spokeswoman for the architect said.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

The hotel will have a lobby restaurant and a rooftop bar, the developer's website says.

East Harlem »

The worker fell inside 225 E. 126th St. and was treated at Harlem Hospital, officials said.

Bed-Stuy »

The collapse forced residents of a neighboring building out of their home, one person said.

Bed-Stuy »

Herman Epstein was one of 34 property managers accused of bribing inspectors, officials said. 

Inwood »

One person was taken to Harlem Hospital in serious condition in connection to the crash, officials said.

Central Harlem »

The iconic space will be replaced by a four-story, 15,000-square-foot commercial space, records show.