Bratton said the department is on the right track when it comes to homicides. He attributes the drop to community cooperation and technology.
One survey found nearly 3 in 10 homes in the U.S. have rodents. In the northeast, 35 percent of survey respondents reported a rodent infestation, the highest percentage in any geographic area.
With record-low temps on tap for the next few days, winter can be a dangerous time with the extreme cold, snow, ice, sleet and freezing rain. Stay with CBSNewYork.com for updates on the latest conditions.
The bitter cold turned Long Island’s public spaces and malls into virtual ghost towns Tuesday.
A lot of advice you’ve gotten from people like your mom is a myth.
Those who had to be out were dressed in layers to try to keep warm.
This month’s extreme cold has been great for Graham Peters’ paycheck, but it’s bad news for his customers’ pipes.
The bitterly cold winter weather frosting the Tri-State Area has brought out some of the old wives tales about being in the cold.
There will be plenty of sunshine in the afternoon, but it’ll continue to be cold and windy. Temperatures are expected to reach 38 degrees, but the wind will make it feel like its in the 20s.
There are no current plans for a halftime show during Super Bowl XLVIII because NFL officials are unsure how to stage the event in a cold-weather climate, according to a report.
The cold temperatures can be life threatening if you don’t take the proper precautions. TV 10-55′s Katie McGee has some important guidelines.
Most winter-time myths have to do with the common cold, like “starve a cold, feed a fever.”
The balmy temperatures and dry sidewalks in recent days may have led New Yorkers to forget that it is, in fact, winter. But a frigid reminder of winter’s has now arrived.
As if the cleanup weren’t bad enough, the New York Metro area was dealing with cold conditions – while many residents had no electricity.
Temperatures will continue to rise on Sunday as the Tri-State preps for a mild week.