Debris

Firefighters are seen at the rubble of the World Trade Center - New York, NY - Sep 11, 2001 (credit: Ron Agam/Getty Images)

Gov’t Panel Wants Aid For WTC Victims Who Are Cancer Patients

Congress has set aside billions of dollars to compensate and treat people suffering from illnesses potentially caused by the clouds of soot and smoke released on Sept. 11, 2001.

02/16/2012

Wawayanda, N.Y. plane crash wreckage (credit: CBS 2)

NTSB Investigates Wreckage From Mid-Air Collision In New Hampton

State police Capt. Joseph Tripodo said investigators from the National Transportation Safety Board were inspecting the wreckage Tuesday in Orange County.

05/10/2011

Overhead railroad tracks are seen in the Astoria neighborhood of Queens, NY - Oct 19, 2010 - Photo: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880

It’s Raining Rocks On One Queens Neighborhood

Longtime residents say falling rocks and debris have always been issue, but recent track work high overhead leaves you feeling like a moving target.

10/19/2010

Tornado damage in Queens (credit: CBS 2)

NYC Still Picking Up The Pieces After Violent Weather

The two twisters that tore through Queens and Brooklyn left a 14-mile path of destruction, forcing many people to spend their weekend cleaning up the downed trees and debris, CBS 2’s Jay Dow reports.

09/18/2010

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