Beyond Discomfort, Heat Related Illness Could Be DeadlyThe CDC said there are still an average of more than 600 heat related deaths nationally, and many more heat illnesses every year.
Dozens Of Firefighters Hospitalized After Battling Blazes In Excessive HeatAs the heat wave continues, firefighters in New Jersey and on Long Island have been treated for heat exhaustion.
Temperatures Again Exceed 90 With Dangerous Heat IndicesAs if New Yorkers weren’t weary enough from day after day of extreme heat, temperatures hit the 90s again Sunday with heat indices that had been expected to climb as high as 105.
Blazing Heat Persists In Tri-State With Highs In 90s For Another DayIf you’re reading this right now, chances are you’re indoors – and you might want to stay there if your air conditioner is working.
Firefighters Brave 5 Alarms, Brutal Heat Battling Passaic Apartment Building BlazeThe fire broke out just before 9 a.m. Friday on the third floor of a building on Gregory Avenue. When firefighters arrived, residents were screaming for help from the windows and fire escapes, officials said.