Hamilton Nolan · 01/20/15 11:42AM

Brooklyn's opulent new Pierhouse development, which blocks the public's view of the Brooklyn Bridge, has "topped out," meaning that if Almighty God were to strike it with a rogue wave now, He could wash away all of its cursed floors, instead of just some. If He wanted to...

Manhattan Billionaires' Tower Rains Debris on Unsuspecting City Below

Andy Cush · 01/15/15 10:42AM

According to a complaint filed yesterday with the New York City Department of Buildings, an eight-foot-long section of pipe fell from a hoist car on the 81st floor of 432 Park Avenue, crashing to the ground in front of an occupied building across the street. The under-construction tower—the tallest residential building in the Western hemisphere—is now under a full stop work order from the DOB, Curbed notes.