The last building to house the powerful Tammany Hall Democratic political machine of the 19th and early 20th centuries has been designated an official city landmark.
Authorities say twp cars crashed at around 2 p.m. Tuesday. One of the vehicles careened into a nearby building on Rifle Camp Road and caught fire.
The SUV tore through a white wrought iron fence and punched a small hole in the corner of the building.
The Newtown, Conn., school that became a slaughterhouse in December has been closed ever since the shooting that killed 20 6- and 7-year-olds and six adults.
A wall collapsed Wednesday afternoon at a nearly 200-year-old building on Canal Street in TriBeCa, according to a published report.
A decaying building in Mount Vernon is testing the patience of residents who want the abandoned wreck removed.
Residents had filed complaints but didn’t realize how serious the situation was until they came home Tuesday to find that doors were no longer closing properly.
Mihaly “Mike” Kovacsezics didn’t speak at his sentencing Tuesday.
A police spokesman says the man got as far as the fifth floor, then came back down when officers told him to descend.
Victims of the crash were taken to Belluvue Hospital.
By the time firefighters arrived on the scene, two buildings were fully engulfed in flames. The cause of the blaze is under investigation.
The fire was reported at 3:28 a.m. Friday on the second floor of the three-story building at 767 Washington Ave. It was under control about 30 minutes later.
An air conditioner plunged from the sixth floor of a building and slammed onto a 67-year-old man who was walking his dog.