| Oct 7, 2009
| 12:53 PM
NEW YORK (WPIX) -- Many people in the Tri-State area are in the dark Wednesday after high powered winds moving through the area knocked down power lines.
The Long Island Power Authority is reporting 7,292 customers on Long Island and the Rockaways...
| Oct 14, 2009
| 1:42 PM
Nassau County police are on the hunt for two men who they say impersonated Con Edison workers and forced their way into a home in Hewlett.
The suspects, wearing Con Ed uniforms, gained access into the residence after a house keeper answered the door...
| Nov 4, 2009
| 5:10 AM
An intense fire tore through a Consolidated Edison substation in Westchester County early Wednesday morning.
At about 5:30 a.m. wild flames engulfed the substation at 142 Kingston Avenue in Yonkers. The station is west of the New York State Thruway....
| Dec 8, 2009
| 5:46 PM
EAST HILLS, N.Y. - A man was rescued after spending more than four hours Tuesday trapped up to his chest in sand and soil after falling into a Long Island cesspool, authorities said.
The man, who was not immediately identified, was in stable condition...
| Jul 8, 2009
| 8:38 AM
Westchester County residents experienced some unseasonable conditions as a mix of hail and heavy thunderstorms bought down trees and utility poles in Yonkers Tuesday night while causing mountains of slush and ice to build up in parking lots and on...
| Jul 24, 2009
| 9:19 AM
A three-alarm blaze ripped through a Con Edison substation in the Little Neck section of Queens leaving 700 customers in the dark Friday morning.
There were clouds of heavy black smoke and flames of 20 feet shot out to the sky, witnesses said.
| Jun 28, 1996
A New York businessman who in recent years has become a major player in the Connecticut garbage and recycling industries has been indicted by federal prosecutors on mob-related racketeering, extortion and tax conspiracy charges.
Thomas Milo, 58, of...