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10 Tips for Fasting This Ramadan in New York

Asma Jamil Sadiq, MD | Posted 09.17.2013 | Religion
Asma Jamil Sadiq, MD

I hope this Ramadan, my sharing of practical tips, plus the inspiration from scripture, poems and reflections, are a beneficial source of guidance, understanding and nourishment.

Heat Wave Brings Sauna-Like Conditions To U.S. Northeast

Reuters | Posted 09.15.2013 | Green

(Adds quotes, moves dateline to Albany, N.Y., changes byline) By T.G. Branfalt Jr. ALBANY, N.Y., July 16 (Reuters) - The...

Heat Waves Hardest On Minority Communities, Experts Say

Posted 07.13.2012 | Black Voices

Torrid temperatures aren't uncommon this time of year, but record-breaking levels of heat and humidity are and they're expected to sweep through most ...

Bloomberg And Christie Among The Many Cranky As Heat Wave Lingers

Posted 07.03.2012 | New York

With New Yorkers continuing to bake in a record heat wave, a cranky mayor and equally irritated governor are showing signs that they just can't take t...

Progress? Con Edison And Union Workers Agree To Restart Talks

AP | VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 07.03.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- New York utility Consolidated Edison and the union representing its employees are scheduled to meet Thursday, potentially restarting stall...

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...

It's SO HOT Outside...

Posted 09.21.2011 | Comedy

In case you haven't heard, it is hot. Really hot. Really, really hot. Seriously, if Congress' AC went out, we'd have a vote to raise the debt ceili...

PHOTO: Heidi Klum And AOL CEO Tim Armstrong Go For A Run

Posted 09.21.2011 | Media

"Project Runway" host Heidi Klum hosted a summer run in Central Park on Friday morning. While most efforts to stay fit are pretty admirable, this one ...

Heat Wave Bakes Eastern Cities

AP | JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 09.21.2011 | Green

NEW YORK — The urban Northeast baked like a potato wrapped in foil Friday as record-breaking, 100-degree temperatures and steambath humidity com...

Hot? Learn How To (Legally) Beat The Heat

Posted 09.19.2011 | New York

One of the most enduring and mesmerizing tropes in New York City photography is that of kids dancing around in the spray of opened fire hydrants, cool...

August Weather To Remain Hot, But Not Like July

nydailynews.com | By Ruby Cramer and Jane H. Furse | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

As the second hottest July on record ended this weekend with a couple of "balmy" days in the 80s, New Yorkers were hopeful that the worst was over. ...

Heat Island: Hot Temperatures Hit New York, Other Large Cities Hardest

AP | DEEPTI HAJELA | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Hot town, summer in the city? No kidding. The high temperatures blanketing the Northeast and mid-Atlantic regions of the country are...

New York Heat Wave: Average July Temperatures Six Degrees Above Normal

nydailynews.com | By Erin Durkin, Michael J. Feeney and Barry Paddock | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Relief from the heat wave that clobbered the city this weekend is on the way. But it may be too little too late....

Tips for Beating the Heat, New York Style

The New York Public Library | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
The New York Public Library

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Surface Of Brooklyn Bridge Park Hits 171 Degrees

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Tuesday's temperature may have peaked at 102 degrees, but the same can't be said for the city's parks. Geoffrey Croft, a member of NYC Park Advocates...

Shopping Increases With Temperature

refinery29.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

It's freakin' miserable outside. The 100+ temperatures in Manhattan have driven many to take root in front of any air conditioner unit they can find. ...

PHOTOS: New Yorkers Beat The Heat

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Temperatures are rising into the triple digits all along the East Coast, including in New York City. The city reached 103 degrees Tuesday in Central...

Hot in the City

Jonathan A. Schein | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jonathan A. Schein

What is it about a heat wave in New York that brings out the least green behaviors of some our retailers?