| Jun 12, 2013
| 2:30 AM
IS MERS ON THE LOOSE?
There are signs that the new coronavirus that emerged in the Arabian peninsula last year is spreading among people who have had no known contact with an infected source.
Ron Fouchier, of Erasmus Medical Center in Rotterdam, the...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 12:56 AM
Zombies. Giant super-storms. Runaway climate change. Alien invasions. Sneak attacks by invading enemy nations.
Thrilling stuff of end-of-life-as-we-know-it science fiction books and movies.
But as recent news coverage reminds us — Superstorm...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 11:22 AM
The Los Angeles region should start cooling down Sunday after two days of record temperatures, according to forecasters. The National Weather Service predicted temperatures in the 70's to low 80's at the beaches and in the 90's inland, a far cry from...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 4:32 PM
According to the weather forecast, there will be plenty of rain in New York next week, but there are so many new cars debuting at the auto show that we???ll hardly notice. Press unveilings start Wednesday, and the show opens......
| May 28, 2012
| 8:25 AM
Chef Jamie Purviance
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Marinated Strip Steaks with Gorgonzola Sauce
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Marinating Time: 2 to 4 hours
Grilling Time: 6 to 8 minutes...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 8:46 AM
Meteorologist Craig Allen is one of the most authoritative weather source in the New York tri-state area. Allen’s reports are accurate and authoritative, his manner warm & friendly.
Craig earned his meteorology degree from the Earth & Space...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 3:34 PM
Attention Manhattanees: it's not your landlord's fault your rent is so obscenely expensive. Blame basic economics and its unrelenting supply and demand curve.
The average rent in Manhattan has hit a record high of $3,400 to $3,418, a report released by...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 3:25 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — A widespread winter storm dumped snow over the Northeast and parts of Ohio on Saturday, just days after the regions were hit by another storm moving from the nation's midsection.
The National Weather Service expected up to a foot of...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 10:30 AM
Growing up in and around New York City, where the weather can be as fickle as a Yankee fan, Justin Berk was bitten by the forecasting bug.
After earning his degree in meteorology from Cornell University, Berk did a five-year stint at WBAL-TV before...
| Oct 6, 2012
| 5:16 PM
Rain and cool temperatures are in the forecast for Sunday’s American League Division Series between the Orioles and New York Yankees, and both managers said a postponement could scramble their plans for the series. Orioles manager Buck Showalter...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 4:45 AM
Social Security, Medicare strained by slow economic recovery, aging workforce
WASHINGTON (AP)— An aging population and an economy that has been slow to rebound are straining the long-term finances of Social Security and Medicare, the government's...