NYCHA workers turned off the gas at Pomonok Houses early Friday morning, knocking on doors in the middle of night and handing out hot plates to residents.
Firefighters arrived at the Wyckoff Gardens in Boerum Hill just after 2 a.m.
The tanker and a car collided on McCarter Highway adjacent to Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor rail line at about 1:45 a.m.
The jackpot is now up to $309 million, making it the ninth-largest prize in the game’s history.
After the fire was extinguished, responding officers found 82-year-old Gloria Hillman unconscious and unresponsive in her third-floor apartment, police said.
The entrance ramp to the northbound Tappan Zee Bridge from Route 9 is closing Monday for four years to facilitate construction on the new bridge.
Schumer is co-sponsoring a bill that would ban e-cigarette marketing campaigns targeted at children.
A man in his 40s was gunned down inside a Bronx apartment complex early Sunday morning, police said.
Mayor Steven Fulop said a possible street mix-up may have delayed the response to a massive Jersey City fire that left four people dead and dozens of other residents displaced.
It’s the first day of the season of Lent, a 40-day period when Christians prepare for Easter through fasting, repentance and prayer.
The snow should finally end in most areas by early Monday afternoon, though southern areas could continue to see snow until around dusk.
Mayor Bill de Blasio pitched his “Vision Zero” plan as an aggressive crack down on speeding and other traffic violations in an effort to reduce fatalities in New York City.
The blaze started around 5:30 a.m. at a vacant 2 1/2-story home at 1700 Topping Avenue in the Claremont section of the Bronx
Police Commissioner William Bratton defended Mayor Bill de Blasio’s security detail, which is operated by police, saying the officers did “what they’re trained to do.”
Mayor Bill de Blasio said Friday that a deal to keep Long Island College Hospital open under a new operator would mark the end of an “epidemic of hospital closings” going back all through his predecessor’s administration.