NJ TRANSIT Intentionally Turned Off Air Conditioning During Heat Wave, Commuters' Tempers Reaching A Boiling PointCBS2 asked NJ TRANSIT for an on-camera interview. A spokesperson declined both times but defended the agency's handling of the situation by deflecting questions to two tweets.
Students Sweat As Air Conditioners Sit In New Jersey School BasementSome students in New Jersey were forced to sweat through class Thursday, as dozens of air conditioners that were supposed to be installed are still sitting in the school’s basement.
New Law Says NYC Stores Must Keep Doors Closed When AC Is OnThe bill, which Mayor Bill de Blasio signed into law on Wednesday, goes into effect next summer.
Hazmat Crews Sent To Lower Manhattan For Flood Of Coolant FluidHazardous materials were on the scene Monday evening, after an unknown green liquid flooded the sidewalk in Lower Manhattan.
LeBron, Heat Wilt In Game 1 As Busted A/C Pushes Temps Near 90The Spurs beat the Heat. Miami couldn't beat the heat. And there was the story of Game 1 of the NBA Finals.
Passengers Sound Off On Twitter As Amtrak Train Stalls In ConnecticutAn Amtrak train got stuck – reportedly for over four hours – in Cos Cob, Conn. Tuesday, and passengers sounded off about it on Twitter.
Prosecutors: Unlicensed Air Conditioning Contractor Scammed L.I. Home OwnersA Pennsylvania man was in court Monday, charged with bilking Long Island homeowners out of thousands of dollars for air conditioning work he never performed.
With No AC, Some McDonald's Workers Walk Off The Job In Washington HeightsSome workers at a Washington Heights McDonald's walked off the job Friday, claiming they have been forced to work without air conditioning all summer long.
Summer Heat Sends Crowds Flocking To Air Conditioned Movie TheatersMovie theaters may be the only place that you could find people carrying sweatshirts and jackets on Saturday, but for some viewers the ending credits came too soon.
12 Sickened After Coolant Leaks At New Jersey City UniversityTwo people who got sick Monday at New Jersey City University were taken to a hospital, but the rest were treated at the scene.
Tri-State Area Residents Feeling The Heat With Thursday Shaping Up To Be Even HotterOn Thursday, it will be very hot and humid with a high near the record of 97, last reached in 1988, according to AccuWeather. RealFeel temperatures are expected to be between 100 and 105 on Thursday.
AC Problem At Penn Station Makes For Warm CommuteAmtrak's Cliff Cole told WCBS 880 that workers began replacing the entire cooling system last week, but that it's not completely up and running.
Energy Efficient Home Improvements Could Save New Yorkers MoneyThe only thing keeping many people from having a more energy efficient home is money. A brand new program allows people to get green upgrades now and pay for them later in their monthly utility bill.
Annual Book Sale On At Pequot Library In ConnecticutThe Pequot Library book sale is running through Tuesday in Southport.
Big Apple Heat Wave Packs Steamy Punch; Another Scorcher On Tap For ThursdayIt's so hot, we could shatter records set more than seven decades ago. The blazing sun made it feel like 100 degrees on Wednesday and it's not over yet.