There could be some temporary relief however from a few thunderstorms. However, what could be even more worrisome is a looming strike by Con Edison workers.
The storms brought rain, hail and lightning with them, bringing sudden changes in the sticky weather that lingered for days over the region
Con Ed reported only 160 outages among their 3.1 million customers as of about 4 p.m., but one of their biggest headaches was in Tribeca, where fried cables cut power to dozens of homes and businesses.
A service line from the water main servicing 10-story-tall 221 Jackson Street broke, Juan Melli, spokesman for Mayor Dawn Zimmer, told WCBS 880.
There is a place on Long Island where you can find folks wearing coats, hats, gloves, boots, and even long johns on a hot day like this, WCBS 880′s Sophia Hall reported.
Despite the heat, American Idol hopefuls lined up outside on Thursday morning to register for the show’s auditions.
In hot, sticky weather like this, who wants to eat a big, heavy meal? Try to cool down with these cold lunches or refreshing desserts.
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.
The Miami Heat moved one game closer to it’s second NBA Championship Tuesday night at the AmericanAirlines Arena with a thrilling 104-98 victory in Game 4 of the NBA Finals.
As we make our way through this humid, hot week, we’re reminded of the unpleasantness that can come when the temperatures rise. When you can’t bear the heat any longer, you can plan to hit up one of these air conditioned haunts.
The NBA lockout-shortened regular season has come to a close and the playoff teams have been decided. Let’s take a look at the Eastern Conference matchups to give you insight into who we think will come out on top.
Metro-North Railroad is apologizing and promising reforms after passengers last month were stuck inside a disabled train during the heat wave.
The Long Island Power Authority’s Edge program calls on 36,000 volunteers to raise air conditioner temperature levels and shut off pool pumps during peak energy use times, like during a heat wave.
Hot weather is the primary reason for the abundance of mosquitos that have been trapped and infected with West Nile Virus this summer.
Officials are trying to get to the bottom of what happened last Friday when a New Haven Line train got stranded near Westport.
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