East Harlem Explosion

Sgt. Griselde Camacho (Credit: CBS 2)

Ceremony To Be Held Honoring College Safety Officer Killed In 2014 East Harlem Explosion

A ceremony will be held Friday honoring one of the victims of last year’s gas explosion in East Harlem.

03/27/2015

Firefighters on the scene of an explosion and building collapse at East 116th Street and Park Avenue in Harlem on March 12, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

NTSB: Leaky Gas Pipe In East Harlem Blast Wasn’t Tested To Fed Specs

The report by the National Transportation Safety Board was among 161 documents made public Wednesday.

03/18/2015

Firefighters remove debris from the smoking site of an explosion in East Harlem on March 13, 2014. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Service In East Harlem Marks Anniversary Of Deadly Gas Blast

A memorial service Thursday is commemorating the one-year anniversary of a gas explosion in East Harlem that leveled two buildings and killed eight people.

03/12/2015

Firefighters respond to a five-alarm fire and building collapse at 1646 Park Ave in East Harlem on March 12, 2014. (Photo by Rob Bennett/Office of Mayor of New York/Getty Images)

NYC Fields Over 200 Pre-Lawsuit Claims From East Harlem Gas Explosion

City Comptroller Scott Stringer’s office says it has received 205 notices of claim surrounding the March 12 gas blast as of Monday.

12/30/2014

Firefighters remove debris from the smoking site of an explosion in East Harlem on March 13, 2014. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Woman Injured In East Harlem Explosion Files $25M Lawsuit

Kadeisha Joseph said she now suffers from constant neck and back pain and has had to give up her job working with disabled children.

09/20/2014

Firefighters respond to a building collapse at 1646 Park Ave in East Harlem on March 12, 2014. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

NYC Firefighters Increase Role In Gas Leak Reports

The New York City Fire Department will now have a much greater role in responding to reports of possible gas leaks, according to an order made by Mayor Bill de Blasio in response to East Harlem explosion.

06/18/2014

Firefighters remove debris from the site of an explosion in East Harlem on March 13, 2014. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Con Ed Has Plan To Increase Gas Leak Patrols In Wake Of East Harlem Blast

Con Edison President Craig Ivey says the utility is starting a pilot program to have trucks that scan for stray voltage check for gas leaks as well.

05/02/2014

East Harlem building explosion survivor Carmen Quinones hugs a member of FDNY Rescue 1 who helped save her, April 11, 2014. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

East Harlem Explosion Survivor Who Lost Daughter In Blast Thanks First Responders, Doctors

Carmen Quinones lost her daughter Griselde Camacho in the March 12 blast. Quinones has been at Mount Sinai Medical Center for the past month after suffering a brain hemorrhage, a fractured spine and a broken wrist in the explosion.

04/11/2014

Con Edison workers attend the site of an explosion in East Harlem on March 13, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Con Ed Pays Nearly 90 Victims Of East Harlem Blast

The company said the payments were made Thursday, a day after the blast.

03/20/2014

The casket of George Amadeo is carried into St. Paul's Roman Catholic Church on East 117th Street in New York City on March 19, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Loved Ones Say Final Goodbyes To 3 East Harlem Explosion Victims

Friends and family said goodbye Wednesday to three of the eight victims killed in last week’s massive explosion in East Harlem.

03/19/2014

Joe Oza, whose mother was killed in a 2007 gas explosion, speaks at a news conference on March 19, 2014. He is accompanied by attorneys Derek Sells, left, and Doug Wigdor. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Families In Other Tragedies: Con Edison Has Been Negligent For Too Long

Families who lost loved ones in other gas disasters are hoping last week’s deadly East Harlem explosion is a wake-up call for Con Edison.

03/19/2014

Firefighters remove debris from the site of an explosion in East Harlem on March 13, 2014. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Moment Of Silence Marks One Week Since Deadly East Harlem Blast

Community and religious leaders held a moment of silence at 9:31 a.m. Wednesday to mark the passing of one week since the explosion.

03/19/2014

Firefighters respond to a 5-alarm fire and building collapse at East 116th Street and Park Avenue in Harlem on March 12, 2014. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Investigators Locate Gas Main Leak At East Harlem Explosion Site

The NTSB released an update Tuesday saying the 8-inch cast iron and plastic main between 116th and 117th streetes failed a pressure test and that tracer pumped into the main exposed the leak.

03/18/2014

Firefighters remove debris from the site of an explosion in East Harlem on March 13, 2014. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Autopsy Results Released For Victims In East Harlem Blast As Investigators Begin Tests At Site

The medical examiner said the seven victims died from either blunt trauma or smoke inhalation and classified their deaths as accidents. Results were still pending on the eighth victim.

03/17/2014

Griselde Camacho, left, and Carmen Tanco were killed in the March 12 East Harlem explosion. (credit: Handouts)

Church Congregations Grieve In Wake Of East Harlem Explosion

A church hit by the loss of two members in an explosion that destroyed two New York City apartment buildings remembered the women in services Sunday with tears mixing in with the sounds of gospel, as members of a church that was demolished in the collapse joined another nearby house of worship for its service.

03/16/2014

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