Fire officials said that unless your building has a sprinkler system the stairway will act as a chimney, a vertical funnel for smoke.
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.
The Port Authority is advising passengers to check with their airline before heading to the airport.
It’s a summer paradise inside Jacob K. Javits Convention Center.
Flu shots could soon be required by law for small children in New York City. The plan would mandate children in day cares and preschools receive the shot.
Students at the Harlem School of the Arts can’t wait for Saturday’s holiday performances.
Despite earlier concerns about the wind, the balloons flew as planned for the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Thursday.
Shoppers who are getting ready to rush out the door on Friday morning in search of Black Friday deals may want to slow down.
The toy industry on Monday unveiled its finalists for toy of the year.
Designers say they envision the new structure on pier 17 as mixed-use complexes that will cater to businesses as well as cultural events.
A lot of people looking to lose weight or eat more vegetables have jumped on the juicing bandwagon. But is drinking your food healthy or just hype?
An analysis in the December issue of the journal Pediatrics shows violence in films has more than doubled since 1950, gun violence in PG-13 films has more than tripled since 1985 and since 2009, PG-13-rated films have contained as much violence as R-rated films.
The latest numbers by the National Corn Growers Association show that a bushel of corn is selling for a little more than $5 a bushel, down from nearly $7 last year.
Recovery has been rougher in some areas than others in the year after Superstorm Sandy.
If you can’t seem to find the right Halloween costume this year because everything looks too tight, you’re not alone. Experts have some advice on ways to navigate the racy of frightening fashion.