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Yonkers Apartment Complex Residents Forced Out Of Homes Due To Lack Of Heat

What if your home was barely warmer than the outdoors? As CBS2’s Sonia Rincon reported, that’s the grim reality for a number of people in the Yonkers Apartments in Yonkers, New York.

01/08/2015

Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat posts up Joe Johnson #7 of the Brooklyn Nets during a game at American Airlines Arena on January 4, 2015 in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory copyright notice:  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Heat Hang On, Top Nets 88-84 To Stop Slide

Chris Bosh scored 26 points, Dwyane Wade scored 10 of his 25 points in the final minutes and the Miami Heat held off the Brooklyn Nets 88-84 on Sunday night to snap a four-game losing streak.

01/04/2015

NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 16: Deron Williams #8 of the Brooklyn Nets guards Norris Cole #30 of the Miami Heat in the second half at the Barclays Center on December 16, 2014 in the Brooklyn Borough of New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Wade, Heat Bounce Past Nets 95-91 In Game Delayed By Leaky Roof

Dwyane Wade scored 28 points, and the Miami Heat beat the Brooklyn Nets 95-91 on Tuesday night.

12/17/2014

Iman Shumpert #21 of the New York Knicks handles the ball against Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat on November 30, 2014 at Madison Square Garden in New York City.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

Wade, Bosh Lead Heat Over Knicks 86-79

Dwyane Wade returned from a seven-game absence to score 27 points – 13 in the fourth quarter -as the Miami Heat beat the New York Knicks 86-79 on Sunday night.

12/01/2014

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Senator Urges Ratepayers To Sign Petition In Opposition Of CL&P’s Proposed Rate Hike

State Senator Art Linares is urging ratepayers throughout Connecticut to sign his petition in opposition of a rate hike being requested by Connecticut Light & Power.

11/19/2014

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Residents Of 2 Bronx Buildings Complain Of Lack Of Heat

Scores of people who pay rent complain they have no heat and the blame is falling on their landlord.

11/15/2014

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Operation Fuel Works To Provide Heat To Those Without The Resources To Pay

Chilly autumn weather will soon turn to below-freezing. In Connecticut, one organization is urging residents to check off the “Add a Dollar” program on their monthly fuel bills.

09/27/2014

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Not Your Average Summer, But New Yorkers Aren’t Complaining

In a summer of people dumping buckets of ice water over their head, New York City has endured just four days of 90-degree weather.

08/22/2014

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NYC Tests Summer Emergency Preparedness

New York City is testing its readiness to handle extreme summer weather.

08/05/2014

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Summer Weather: More Perception Than Reality

You might be asking where’s summer? But as WCBS’s Jim Smith reports, it may be more perception than reality.

08/04/2014

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Tips For Preventing Child Deaths In Hot Cars

Heatstroke can happen when the temperature is as low as 57 degrees, so here are some tips from safety advocates on avoiding accidental deaths in hot cars.

07/09/2014

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Staying Safe In The Summer Heat

We all like to have fun and be active outside, but sometimes we can get caught up in our softball game or work out without putting safety first. Here are some tips from the Office of Emergency Management to help you keep cool – and safe – when the temperatures heat up.

07/08/2014

New York Hit With Heat Wave

NYC Officials Warn Residents As Summer Weather Heats Up

With summer weather kicking into high gear and another day of 90-degree temperatures on tap for Thursday, officials are cautioning residents on heat safety.

07/02/2014

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Temperatures Are Rising, But Home Cooling Costs Don’t Have To

With hot summer days now here, there is no better time to look at your home cooling system.

06/24/2014

MIAMI, FL - MAY 14: Joe Johnson #7 of the Brooklyn Nets shoots against the Miami Heat in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2014 NBA playoffs at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida on May 14, 2014.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE  (Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Heat End Nets’ Season, Rally In Final Minutes To East Finals

Ray Allen’s 3-pointer with 32 seconds left highlighted a huge Miami rally, and the Heat advanced to the Eastern Conference finals by topping the Brooklyn Nets 96-94 on Wednesday night.

05/15/2014

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