Brooklyn Building Suffers Heavy Fire Damage; More Than 180 Dead In Libya Protests (Sunday Links)
- A six-story residential building in Flatbush was partially destroyed by a fire last night. Over 70 people now have to seek housing elsewhere, and two dozen were injured (minor injuries mostly). It took firefighters more than four hours to control the blaze because of last night's crazy winds. [City Room/NYT]
- Libyans continue to protest president Moammar Qaddafi in the city of Benghazi today. The reported death toll in the clashes between protestors and security forces has exceeded 180. Protests have also been reported in other Libyan cities. [CNN, Al Jazeera]
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