New York City Twenty-three-year-old Nicholas Figueroa has been identified as one of the two bodies found Sunday at the site of Thursday's building explosion in the East Village. A second body has not been identified. Updated 08:15 PM
An eyewitness is stepping forward for the first time with a detailed account of jumping in and helping moments after the blast. He spoke exclusively to NY1's Mahsa Saeidi.
05:19 PM
Victims who are displaced by the explosion in East Village Thursday are trying to make more permanent living plans.
03/28/2015 05:59 PM
Hunter College Dedicates Plaque to Public Safety Officer Killed in East Harlem Explosion
Manhattan
Hunter College honored a public safety worker Friday who was killed in last year's East Harlem explosion. 03/28/2015 11:45 AM
Pack of Baby Squirrels Allegedly Attacks Manhattan Man
Manhattan
A Manhattan man says he was attacked by a pack of baby squirrels after they got inside his East Harlem apartment. 03/28/2015 10:58 AM
Two People Unaccounted For as Investigators Probe East Village Blast
Manhattan
Two people are listed as being unaccounted for as investigators keep looking into Thursday's explosion in the East Village that injured at least 22 people and brought down three buildings. Updated 03/28/2015 12:22 AM
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NYers of the Week: Residents Came to Aid of Distressed in Immediate Aftermath of East Village Explosion
The dust in the East Village didn't have to settle before we saw our fellow New Yorkers go above and beyond to help their neighbors in distress. 03/27/2015 10:46 PM
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Time Warner Cable News wraps up the day on Wall Street from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. 03/27/2015 06:09 PM
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Former FBI Chief Inspector Who Spent a Decade Investigating Jose Ramos Testifies in Hernandez Trial
Manhattan
The former federal agent who led the FBI's investigation of the September 11th attacks testified in the Etan Patz case Friday, testifying on behalf of accused murderer Pedro Hernandez. 03/27/2015 10:15 PM
Investigators Probe Cause of Fire on Top Floor of Upper East Side Apartment Building
Manhattan
Investigators are trying to figure out what sparked a fire on the top floor of an apartment building on the Upper East Side. 03/27/2015 09:53 PM
East Village Business Owners Tally Losses, but Are Also Thankful to Be Alive
Manhattan
The East Village explosion and fire destroyed a number of stores and forced many nearby businesses to shut their doors, and while the owners are tallying their losses, they are just thankful they're alive. 03/27/2015 07:22 PM
Residents of Buildings Destroyed in East Village Struggle to Pick Up Pieces
Manhattan
People who lived in the four buildings destroyed in the East Village are now struggling to pick up the pieces. NY1's Roger Clark reports. 03/27/2015 05:29 PM
Early Morning Fire Tears Through UES Apartment Building
Manhattan
The FDNY is investigating a fire that broke out early Friday morning on the top floor of an apartment building on East 66th Street. 03/27/2015 06:48 AM
At Least 19 Injured in Explosion, Building Collapses in East Village
Manhattan
Fire officials say 19 people are injured, four in critical condition, following an explosion and building collapse in the East Village. Updated 03/27/2015 12:49 AM
Witnesses of East Village Explosion Describe Frightening and Chaotic Scene
Manhattan
NY1's Michael Herzenberg reports from the scene of Thursday's explosion and fire in the East Village, where witnesses said they didn't know was happening as the fire spread. 03/27/2015 12:28 AM
Man Struck and Killed by Bus at Port Authority Terminal
Manhattan
A man is dead after being hit by a bus at the Port Authority Terminal in Midtown. 03/27/2015 12:16 AM
NY1 Online: Witness Describes Scene of East Village Explosion
Manhattan
NY1's Lori Chung spoke with Blake Farber, an East Village resident who witnessed Thursday's explosion and building collapse. 03/26/2015 10:33 PM
Local Religious Groups Bring Jewish and Muslim Children Together
Manhattan
Tensions between Jews and Muslims are high in parts of the world, but program aimed at children in New York is trying to bridge the gap. 03/26/2015 09:31 PM
NY1 Online: Officials Give Update on East Village Explosion
Manhattan
Mayor Bill de Blasio, Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro, NYC Office of Emergency Management Commissioner Joseph Esposito and other officials address the media after an explosion and building collapse in the East Village. 03/26/2015 07:18 PM
Authorities Look Into How Pair Scaled Triborough Bridge Undetected
New York City
An investigation is underway after some incredible pictures posted by Animal New York were credited to two people who apparently scaled the RFK Triborough Bridge last week without being detected. 03/26/2015 07:16 PM
Parents of Nazareth Nursery Montessori Plan to Sue Over School Closing
Manhattan
One of New York City's oldest pre-schools is closing this summer, and parents aren't happy about it. 03/26/2015 02:56 PM
Parishioners of East Village Church Rally to Try and Keep It from Closing
Manhattan
The Church of the Nativity in the East Village is one of hundreds to be closed or merged by the New York Archdiocese. 03/25/2015 11:05 PM
Greenwich Village's Caffe Dante Closed
Manhattan
Caffe Dante had been open on MacDougal Street since 1915, but its doors are now shuttered and padlocked. 03/25/2015 09:04 PM
Police Seek Pair Who Allegedly Took More Than $7K in Series of ATM Burglaries
Manhattan
Police are looking for two men who they say stole more than $7,000 in a series of ATM burglaries. 03/25/2015 07:27 PM
Labor Leaders Mark 104 Years Since Deadly Fire at Greenwich Village Factory
Manhattan
One hundred and forty-six workers were killed at the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory on March 25th, 1911. 03/25/2015 05:30 PM
New Manhattan Area Code Needed to Meet Demand
Manhattan
With a growing population and a need for more phone numbers there's a push to create yet another area code for the city by the end of 2017. 03/25/2015 12:37 PM
UWS Exhibit Sings Praise to Old Blue Eyes
Manhattan
The New York Public Library of Performing Arts at Lincoln Center is featuring a new exhibit featuring 100 years of Frank Sinatra history, memorabilia, never before seen photos and paintings. 03/25/2015 12:08 PM
Picasso Work May Fetch Auction Record This Spring
Manhattan
Christie's auction house in Manhattan will be offering up Picasso's "Women of Algiers, Version O" for an estimated $140 million in May. 03/25/2015 11:32 AM

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