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New Bedford Porch Collapse Injures Three Men [UPDATE]
Three New Bedford men suffered injuries Wednesday morning when the third-floor porch they were working on collapsed, sending them plummeting 25 feet to the ground below.
New Bedford Police say 39-year-old Polin Andrade and 42-year-old Concepcion Andrade were transported to Rhode Island Hospital for n…
Building Explodes, Collapses in New York City [UPDATE]
UPDATE 12PM: 
Two people are dead, as many as 20 are hurt and others are missing after an explosion triggered the collapse of two buildings in New York City.
Con Edison confirms it was responding to a report of a gas odor in the area just before the explosion occurred in East Harlem...
Rain on Snow Could Collapse Roofs
With the latest round of dry, fluffy snow that has piled on our roofs, experts are warning us that the snow can become just like a sponge, absorbing a lot of weight when it rains, that could collapse roofs. Flat commercial roofs are most susceptible when rain on top of snow adds so much more stress …