A 5-year-old girl fell from a window Thursday while home alone with her siblings at a Bronx apartment.
It took a couple of hours before the staff noticed something was amiss. The temperature inside was rising rapidly, so they looked at the thermostat and found it at 84 degrees and climbing into the night.
While A.C. units are summertime mainstays and help keep the hot weather out, in one New Jersey community, they’ve been letting the criminals in.
It’s a stunt that could easily have been labeled a “stupid people trick” on late night TV. Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s staff actually tried to install a regular “in the wall” air conditioner in the window of his official city SUV.
The weather has prompted a mad dash to appliance stores as people scramble to buy air conditioners. So how do you get the most cool for the least cash? CBS 2′s consumer reporter Asa Aarons has the answer.
The utility company said it would give customers a $25 rebate if they purchased an ENERGY STAR® model room air conditioner, which are optimized for energy efficiency.
With temperatures climbing high into the 90s, it’s the perfect day to buy a new air conditioner.
A new study said that poorly fitted air conditioning units cost New York City buildings millions of dollars a year in extra fuel consumption. The study by the Urban Green Council was set to be released Thursday.
Doctors said by all accounts Esidras Valles shouldn’t be alive, sitting up, letting them examine him, but the 24-year-old is defying all odds.
A New Jersey man survived an air conditioning unit crashing into his face. Doctors said they have never seen someone recover so quickly from a severe injury like this, which literally cut his head open.
An air conditioner plunged from the sixth floor of a building and slammed onto a 67-year-old man who was walking his dog.