Dr. Ernest Patti

A man relaxes with half his shirt on in Times Square on July 16, 2013. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Heat Taking Its Toll On New Yorkers, Transit On Fifth Day Of Heat Wave

Temperatures surged to potentially dangerous levels Thursday with relief from the largest heat wave of the summer still days away.


A man relaxes on a bench near Times Square on July 16, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Oppressive Heat Wave Continues Across Tri-State Area

A heat advisory remains in effect until 8 p.m. Friday for all of New York City, Westchester and Rockland counties, and parts of Connecticut.