A Spanish Christian Church and a popular food deli were at the center of the gas explosion in East Harlem, which killed two people and injured 55.
Images of the buildings before the devastation have been released by Google Street View.
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The RSPCA are trying to find who is responsible for leaving the trap out as they are warning they could be breaking the law.
Fine start to the week for most but turning wet and windy from Wednesday.
Thousands of people have lined the banks of the Mersey to see Cunard's three flagship ocean liners sail down the river.