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FILE - People walk through a cold and snow covered Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Con Ed Asking Times Square Area To Reduce Power As Crews Repair Cables

The utility says the problems are due to road salt, melting snow and ice getting into the underground electrical system.

02/06/2014

A Con Edison truck (credit: Getty Images)

Con Ed Customers Asked To Conserve Power In West Harlem

Residents of West Harlem were asked to conserve energy Wednesday evening due to weather-related problems with electrical cables.

02/05/2014

A woman crosses a street after an overnight snow storm followed by freezing rain in New York, February 5, 2014. (Photo EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

De Blasio: Primary Roads ‘In Good Shape’

A winter storm warning is in effect until 6 p.m. Wednesday for most of the region as a wintry mix of sleet and freezing rain is expected to fall throughout the day.

02/05/2014

FILE - An electric work crew works on overhead lines on November 4, 2012 in Stony Brook, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Customers In New Jersey, Staten Island Lose Power During Storm

Almost 2,000 customers were without power on Staten Island Tuesday, as a snowstorm clobbered the area.

01/21/2014

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Con Edison Sets New Winter Records For Gas, Electric Usage

The extreme cold in recent days has led to a new winter one-day record for national gas and electric service use by Con Edison customers.

01/08/2014

A man uses a snow blower along the streets of a cold and snow covered Manhattan  January 3, 2014. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Frigid Temps Move In After First Storm Of Year Covers Tri-State With Snow

Bedford Park in the Bronx was on record with the highest snow total at 11.6 inches, according to the National Weather Service. Central Park recorded 6 inches of snow.

01/03/2014

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Tri-State Power Outage Information

Check for the latest outage information in your city, town or village as the winter storm inflicts its damage to trees and power lines.

01/03/2014

FDNY Engine

Fire Breaks Out In Hell’s Kitchen Con Edison Substation

A transformer fire in Hell’s Kitchen was extinguished Sunday without any customers suffering power outages, Con Edison said.

12/29/2013

Atticus Finch was zapped twice by stray voltage on a block in the East Village. It took Con Edison a few days to correct the issue after it was detected. (credit: CBS 2)

Dogs Zapped By Stray Voltage In East Village

Atticus Finch, a 2-year-old Russian Wolfhound, is more cautious than usual these days after he was struck with an electrical current twice over the weekend.

12/24/2013

Construction workers and heavy machinery operate at the building site at

Court Rules Negligence Didn’t Cause World Trade Center 7 To Fall On 9/11

The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan said it was “simply incompatible with common sense and experience to hold that defendants were required to design and construct a building that would survive the events of September 11, 2001.”

12/04/2013

Menorah-lighting ceremony in Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS 2)

New York Jews Embrace Thanksgivukkah

A Hanukkah celebration was held outside the site of Brooklyn’s largest menorah, which stands at 32 feet tall.

11/27/2013

SoHo Manhole Fires

Outages, Evacuations After Manhole Fires Erupt In SoHo

Flames erupted in several manholes late Monday afternoon along Broadway in SoHo.

11/04/2013

Sen. Richard Blumenthal (credit: Getty Images)

Blumenthal: Con Ed Needs To Own Up For Metro-North Power Failure

U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) was pushing Saturday for Con Edison to take responsibility for the power failure on the Metro-North New Haven line last month.

11/02/2013

Flatiron Evacuations

Gas Leak Forces Evacuation Of 9 Buildings In Flatiron District

Nine buildings in Chelsea were evacuated Tuesday, after a gas leak erupted.

10/29/2013

A train car on Metro North's New Haven Line (Credit MTA/Metro North)

Metro-North, Con Edison Vow To Prevent Outages

Con Edison President Craig Ivey and MTA Metro-North Railroad President Howard Permut testified Monday in Bridgeport during a congressional field hearing organized by Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal.

10/28/2013

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