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A building burns after an explosion on 2nd Avenue on March 26, 2015 in New York City. The seven alarm fire drew firefighters from across the city. A number of injuries have been reported. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

19 Injured In Apparent Gas Explosion, Collapse At East Village Buildings

A gas explosion ripped through four buildings and ended up leveling three of them, leaving a total of 19 people injured in a bustling section of the East Village Thursday afternoon.

03/26/2015

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Power Companies Urge Safety Precautions As Hurricane Sandy Approaches

New York City area power companies have issued warnings to heed safety precautions as the Hurricane Sandy “Frankenstorm” approaches.

CBS New York–10/27/2012

A man walks near a tree down on a power line a day after a snow storm in Glastonbury, Conn., Sunday, Oct. 30, 2011.  (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

Power Restoration Estimates, Outage Maps For NY, NJ, Conn. Customers Still In The Dark

When will your power be restored? We have the latest information inside.

11/02/2011

Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer

Energy Surcharge Rips Off New Yorkers, Stringer Says

Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer said that a “little-known surcharge” has taken $342 million from the city via Con Ed bills for renewable energy projects, but less than $8 million in jobs has been returned to the city.

04/17/2011