| Jun 11, 2013
| 4:45 PM
In a far-reaching plan that would reshape the coastline of the nation's largest city, New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg unveiled a $20-billion proposal Tuesday that he said will protect New Yorkers from disasters brought on by climate change.
| Jun 8, 2013
Several classic feature films such as 1961's "Breakfast at Tiffany's," 1950's "Born Yesterday" and 1983's "A Christmas Story" were among the 25 motion pictures selected last December for inclusion in the prestigious National Film Registry of the Library...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 5:20 PM
Here is a list of some of the worst bombings in the U.S. dating to the 1800s, including some famous attempts that failed:
— April 15, 2013: Two bombs explode in the packed streets near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, killing two people and...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 2:27 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — A major push is on to move New York City's electrical infrastructure to higher ground or upper floors after Superstorm Sandy sent seawater pouring into low-lying substations and skyscraper basements and plunged half of Manhattan into...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 2:13 PM
A former employee of Con Edison was allegedly using company computers to pimp out underage girls, PIX 11 News has learned.
Royce Corley is expected to be in Manhattan Supreme Court on Tuesday after the NYPD earlier this year pulled the plug on the former...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 2:38 PM
As the Tri-State Area continues its shaky recovery from the damage wreaked by Sandy, signs of recovery are offset by reminders of the extent of damage caused by the super storm.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie announced that gas rationing will end at 6 a....
| Nov 9, 2012
| 3:55 PM
Just a day after New York Governor Andrew Cuomo blasted LIPA and National Grid during a press conference, Con Edison CEO Kevin Burke says he is “sorry” but still plans on applying for rate hikes.
"We've been investing in our system and part...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 11:23 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — Damage in New York state from Superstorm Sandy could total $33 billion when all is said and done, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Thursday as the state began cleaning up from a nor'easter that dumped snow, brought down power lines and left...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 8:14 AM
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Vincent Pina finally saw a couple of utility trucks coming down his street Thursday and started to wave in anticipation. But they just cruised past his house and kept on going.
He hung his head in resignation.
| Nov 6, 2012
| 12:19 PM
The city will go under a high-wind watch on Wednesday, with city parks, beaches and playgrounds set to be closed for a day starting at noon as a nor'easter approached the region hard hit by Superstorm Sandy.
The city will try to get people to leave...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 12:05 PM
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Nov. 5, 2012 – Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas crews from four distribution cooperatives have been dispatched to assist with power restoration efforts in New York. The outages are the result of Hurricane Sandy.