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New York City Heat Wave

Guide To NYC Sprinklers During The Heat Wave

DNAinfo | Posted 07.15.2013 | New York

NEW YORK CITY — Park sprinklers are a boon to New York City parents: they provide a place for children to cool down during the oppressive summer hea...

Heat Wave Spells Cash For Junior Entrepreneur

DNAinfo.com | Posted 09.18.2012 | New York

FORT GREENE -- "Are you cool?" shouts 10-year-old Rafael Rivera to car drivers as they pass under the Broooklyn-Queens Expressway in Fort Greene. H...

Con Ed, Union Are Talking Again

Reuters | Posted 09.05.2012 | New York

* Con Ed reduces voltage in NY's Brooklyn, Bronx * Company, union still far apart in talks-union * Heat wave to bake New York through weeken...

STAY COOL (PHOTOS)

Posted 07.06.2012 | New York

The heat is here to stay this weekend in New York City. Temperatures will jump into the triple digits Saturday, nearing 100 degrees, with the cement-c...

Con Edison, Union To Resume Talks During Heat Wave

Reuters | Posted 09.04.2012 | New York

* Con Ed reduces voltage in Brooklyn neighborhoods * Company locked out union workers on Sunday * Heat wave to bake New ...

Con Ed Battling NYC Brownout

Reuters | Posted 09.04.2012 | New York

* Con Ed reduces voltage in Brooklyn neighborhoods * Company locked out union workers on Sunday * Heat wave to bake New ...

Con Ed Union Workers Ask For Federal Help

Reuters | Posted 09.01.2012 | New York

July 2 (Reuters) - New York City utility workers locked out by Consolidated Edison asked on Monday for federal mediators to step into labor talks, as...

LOCKOUT: Con Ed Dismisses Over 8,000 Workers During Heat Wave

Reuters | Posted 08.30.2012 | New York

* Contract talks stall as deadline passes * ConEd tells union workers not to report Sunday * Heat wave expected to boost...

Con Ed Workers Threaten Strike As Big Apple Faces Heat Wave

Reuters | Posted 08.29.2012 | New York

By Scott DiSavino NEW YORK, June 29 (Reuters) - With a second heat wave poised to strike New York City this weekend, u...

VINTAGE PHOTOS: How New Yorkers Used To Escape The Heat

Posted 06.23.2012 | New York

The heat wave subsided slightly on New York Friday afternoon, with thunderstorms and rain bringing in cool(ish) air. As temperatures rose upwards of 9...

A Trillion Watts Of Electricity During Heat Wave

AP | Posted 09.26.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) -- Con Edison says New York customers used not a million, not a billion, but a trillion watt hours of electricity during last week's bru...

The Deadly 1911 NYC Heat Wave

Posted 09.21.2011 | New York

If you think this heat wave is bad (and it is!), check out this 1911 New York Tribune article, "Heat's Scythe Mows Down 56 On Fifth Day" about a deadl...