| Dec 18, 2009
| 1:35 PM
A winter storm warning is in effect for the Tri-State area and a blizzard warning is in effect for Nassau and Suffolk County from Saturday at noon through Sunday at 11 a.m.
Light snow is expected to arrive midday Saturday and will become steadier and...
| Dec 21, 2009
| 12:21 PM
The Long Island Rail Road resumed normal service Monday afternoon after commuters faced major travel problems this morning and over the weekend when a blizzard hit the area.
The LIRR says there are scattered delays in both directions on the Babylon and...
| Dec 28, 2009
| 1:00 PM
New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly and Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced Monday that crime records decreased by record amounts in 2009, making it the nineteenth straight year in which major felony crime has declined.
New figures released...
| Dec 31, 2009
| 1:52 PM
Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to head down to Times Square in near freezing temperatures to ring in the new year.
Among those scheduled to entertain them are Jennifer Lopez, the cast of the Broadway musical "Hair" and Daughtry.
| Jan 2, 2010
| 4:10 PM
Windy weather is sweeping the tri-state area, causing flight delays at at area airports.
Airport officials say a Traffic Management Program is in effect at Newark International Airport. Arriving flights are experiencing delays of an average of 1 hour and...
| Jan 26, 2010
| 5:56 AM
Heavy rain and blustery winds caused major problems across the Tri-State area Monday, causing extensive damage and power outages.
The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for most of the area and warned rainfall could produce "ponding" on...
| Jul 14, 2009
| 1:14 PM
The New York City Police Department is denying allegations Tuesday that two police officers abandoned an elderly Alzheimer's patient after she wandered off to a popular Chelsea nightclub.
Betty Zengel, 86, turned up at the velvet rope of hotspot M2...
| Jul 29, 2009
| 4:57 PM
Severe storms - and a possible tornado - blasted through our area Wednesday, leaving a trail of damage behind. The region was hit with damaging winds, flooding, rain, and hail from late in the afternoon through the evening.
The National Weather Service...
| Feb 26, 2010
| 11:12 AM
Getting around the city and suburbs has been slow - and often a no-go - as the deadly winter storm roared through a second day.
The National Weather Service says the storm has dumped nearly 21 inches of snow on Central Park. It's piled about 31 inches on...
| Jul 5, 2009
Maybe it was during the surprise storm in New York City. Or earlier, during the growing light of dawn in Xenia, Ohio. Or on a cold afternoon outside Independence Hall in Philadelphia.
Somewhere along the line, I realized that, in chasing the ghost of...
| Sep 30, 2009
That roar swelling over Broadway these days is the sound of fans lined up behind police barricades at the stage door for "A Steady Rain." This is the play -- make that event -- that opened Tuesday at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre, with Hugh Jackman...