A man takes a picture with his phone of a load stuck suspended above the street in New York, Monday, Oct. 7, 2013. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Concrete weight dangles from crane over NYC street

NEW YORK (AP) — A concrete weight dangled for hours from a crane 40 floors above a street on Monday, leading officials to close a long swath of a major thoroughfare near Carnegie Hall as […]


NYC crane collapses at construction site; 7 hurt

NEW YORK (AP) —A 200-foot crane collapsed onto a building under construction near the East River waterfront Wednesday, injuring seven people, three of whom needed to be extricated from underneath the fallen machinery.