East Harlem Explosion

iremen watch as work crews remove debris from the smoking site of an explosion in East Harlem on March 13, 2014.  (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

8 Confirmed Dead In East Harlem Gas Explosion; Active Scene Remains

Eight people are now confirmed dead in the blast that also injured more than 60 others. Others are still believed to be missing.

03/13/2014

Members of the Friendly Hands Ministry church take part in a Vigil next to a site of an explosion in East Harlem on March 13, 2014 in New York City. At least 8 people were killed, according to reports, in Wednesday's explosion which collapsed two buildings on Park Avenue at 116th Street. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Clergy Members Hold Vigil In Wake Of East Harlem Explosion

About two dozen clergy members and community leaders gathered for a vigil just one day after a fatal gas explosion in East Harlem.

03/13/2014

Aisha Wyatts (R), applies for assistance at an American Red Cross disaster relief center at 125th St. and 3rd Avenue a day after an explosion in East Harlem on March 13, 2014. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Red Cross Helping Residents Displaced By East Harlem Blast

The MTA provided buses throughout the night to take people from a Red Cross center to a shelter at the Salvation Army.

03/13/2014

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)

De Blasio: ‘Every Energy Is Going To Be Expended’ To Determine Cause Of Harlem Explosion

City officials were refuting reports Thursday that complaints about gas leaks at the site of Thursday’s massive explosion in East Harlem were ignored by police, fire and Con Edison.

03/13/2014

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

Community Members Hold Prayer Vigil Near East Harlem Explosion Site

“It’s God’s will, although we won’t understand his doing, but we have the peace he gave us and we just trust it’s going to be better,” said Pastor Thomas Perez, whose Spanish Christian Church was decimated along with the neighboring building in Wednesday morning’s explosion.

03/13/2014

Firefighters respond to a five-alarm fire and building collapse at 1646 Park Ave in Harlem   (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Investigations Into East Harlem Explosion Under Way

Investigations into the East Harlem explosion have been launched by the Fire Department of New York, Con Edison, as well as the National Transportation Safety Board.

03/12/2014

Bystanders cover their faces from smoke as they watch the scene of an explosion and building collapse at Park Avenue and East 116th Street in Harlem on March 12, 2014. (STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Acrid, Smoky Air Overwhelms Neighbors After East Harlem Explosion

The scene of the massive explosion in East Harlem Wednesday was a cause for concern as the street filled with dust and smoke.

03/12/2014

Firefighters respond to a 5-alarm fire and building collapse at 1646 Park Ave in Harlem on March 12, 2014. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Frantic Families Look For Loved Ones After East Harlem Blast

An explosion Wednesday morning leveled the structures, killing two people and injuring dozens more. Officials said a number of people are still missing.

03/12/2014

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