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Jan 9, 2013

NYC ferry crash: Sea Streak Ferry crashes while docking in Manhattan, at least 30 people injured

NYC ferry crash: Sea Streak Ferry crashes while docking in Manhattan, at least 30 people injured
By in Travel, United States No comments

A ferry crashed while docking in Lower Manhattan, New York City today, Wednesday, January 9, 2013, with initial reports saying that at least 30 people were injured. Various US TV networks have been interviewing the passengers, with the members of the New York Fire Department (FDNY) rushing to the scene for the rescue. FDNY officials […]


Oct 30, 2012

Manhattan building facade collapses partially due to Superstorm Sandy (Video)

Manhattan building facade collapse
By in Natural Disasters, United States No comments

The facade of a Manhattan building partially collapsed on Monday, October 29, 2012, due to strong winds before Superstorm Sandy made its landfall, as shown in the video below. Members of Fire Department of New York (FDNY) immediately rushed to the scene on 8th Avenue between 14th and 15th Streets. FDNY working on a Manhattan […]


Aug 3, 2012

Brooklyn sinkhole opens up and nearly swallows a parked car (Video)

Brooklyn sinkhole opens up and nearly swallows a parked car (Video)
By in Environment, United States, Weird No comments

A huge sinkhole in Brooklyn, New York opened up on Wednesday, August 3, 2012 and almost swallowed a parked family car, as shown in the news video below. Local authorities rushed to the area immediately but took hours to pull out the vehicle hanging from the massive hole. Brooklyn sinkhole, and a car nearly swallowed […]