Sandy’s damage was devastating and deadly. The storm was blamed for at least 68 deaths in New York and 71 in New Jersey with property damages estimated at $65 billion.
The halls and buildings of the Ellis Island Immigration Museum reopened to the public Monday morning, almost exactly a year after the storm.
Nyad, 64, will attempt to swim for 48 hours in a 40-yard pool set up in Herald Square.
Eleven months and more than $1.5 million later, the library boasts three reading rooms, expanded computer stations, automated self-checkout, Wi-Fi and a dedicated area for children under 5.
She swam nonstop for 53 grueling hours, but told her support team that at one point, swimming through the night almost broke her. Almost.
Ahmed Khalifa says new bike racks are not allowing him the space to operate his business.
New York City workers spend an average of 48 minutes getting to work, according to the Partnership for New York City. That’s more than 13 minutes longer than the national average.
Lottery officials told CBS 2 early Thursday morning that the three winning tickets matched all six numbers, and that two of the tickets were sold in New Jersey.
A New Jersey family had been wondering what happened to a garden gnome that suddenly vanished after standing unmoved for three decades.
A heat advisory is in effect until 8 p.m. Wednesday for New York City and until 8 p.m. Tuesday for Westchester and Rockland counties and parts of Connecticut. An excessive heat warning is in effect for parts of New Jersey.
For many people, Memorial Day is considered the start of the beach season and the unofficial start to summer, but the beginning of the holiday weekend got off to a cold, windy and rainy start.
Following a cold, dreary day Saturday, the sun is making an appearance this Sunday, along with some slightly warmer temperatures.
Railroad officials in Connecticut said the morning commute went as well as can be expected following Friday’s train collision that injured 72 people and has shut down service.
The AIDS Walk New York stepped off Sunday in Central Park, with 30,000 people walking to raise funds for awareness and treatment.
A group of Academy Award-winning actors top the list of the 100 most trusted people in America, according to a new poll by Reader’s Digest.