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NY housing warning as cold hits

New York's political leaders warned that thousands could need to be re-housed as a cold snap hits the state. Near freezing temperatures are adding to the misery of communities devastated by superstorm Sandy across the east coast.

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Building 'collapses' in New York

Close up of building facade collapse on 8th Avenue between 14th and 15th Street Credit: Twitter: @MegRobertson

Part of a building has collapsed in Manhattan, New York City, as Post-Tropical Cyclone Sandy nears shore. Meg Robertson told The Huffington Post the debris from the collapsed wall was five or six feet high, and that she was surprised no one was injured.

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