Article Photos: 8 dead in NY gas blast as rescue operation goes on 16/16

Firefighters look over the site of a building explosion in New York, Friday, March 14, 2014.  Using sound devices to probe for voices and telescopic cameras to peer into small spaces, workers searching a pile of rubble from a gas explosion in the East Harlem section of Manhattan, continued to treat it as a rescue operation, holding onto the possibility of finding survivors from a blast that brought down two apartment buildings and killed at least eight people.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)