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LOOK: NYC Is Basically One Frozen Pile Of Trash Right Now

Posted 02.18.2014 | Green

It. Won't. Stop. Snowing. In. New. York. City. And because it won't stop snowing, the Department of Sanitation is too busy collecting snow to col...

Here Comes Snow

| Posted 01.25.2014 | New York

By Trevor Kapp MIDTOWN — Here we go again. A winter storm warning is in effect Tuesday as Manhattan prepares for up to 10 inches of snow. Brooklyn...

How Did De Blasio Handle The Snowstorm?

AP | JONATHAN LEMIRE | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) — With the snow still swirling from a fierce winter storm that threatened to snarl the city, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio steppe...

Nine Inches Of Snow, Schools Closed In NYC

| Posted 01.23.2014 | New York

By Aidan Gardiner and Trevor Kapp NEW YORK CITY — Public schools were closed Friday morning after a snowstorm dumped as many as nine inches of s...

Snowstorm De Blasio's First Test As New York City Mayor

| Posted 01.23.2014 | New York

By Jess Wisloski and James Fanelli NEW YORK CITY — Bill de Blasio's first big test as mayor could come as early as Thursday — courtesy of Mothe...

Snowstorm Socks Northeast

AP | MARK SCOLFORO | Posted 12.14.2013 | Green

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A fast-moving storm expected to drop a foot of snow or more in the Northeast over the weekend moved into the region Saturday ...

Snow Over It: Storm Creates A Mess For Morning Commuters

| Posted 03.08.2013 | New York

By Aidan Gardiner, DNAinfo Reporter/Producer NEW YORK CITY — Snow began blanketing the city early Friday morning, making for a messy rush-hour c...

New York Snowstorm

Jeff Danziger | Posted 04.10.2013 | New York
Jeff Danziger

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When The Worst Of The Blizzard Will Hit

| Posted 02.09.2013 | New York

By Aidan Gardiner, DNAinfo Reporter/Producer NEW YORK CITY — The first snow began to blanket New York City Friday morning, but forecasters warn...

Nature Accomplishes What Politics Won't

Gernot Wagner | Posted 01.01.2012 | Green
Gernot Wagner

How many more extreme weather events will it take for us to realize that it may be better to have an orderly decrease in emissions through predictable laws rather than wildly disruptive natural disasters?

Bloomberg: Cautionary Tale

Edward Flattau | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Edward Flattau

Temporarily lost in the bad publicity was Bloomberg's professed goal to make New York City the first environmentally sustainable metropolis.

Car Suicide Buried In Snow Discovered A Week Later

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Last week's storm buried thousands of cars in more than a foot of snow. New Yorkers pass by dozens every day without thinking twice about them. But a...

INFO: MTA Schedule Update

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

SUBWAYS: All subways service is running, except for the Franklin Ave shuttle. All work has been suspended. METRO NORTH: Some slight changes to Metro...

WATCH: Does This Canister Of Film Found During Blizzard Belong To You?

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Filmmaker Todd Bieber was looking for adventure. So he took out his old skis and went skiing in Prospect Park after the 2010 blizzard. Along the way, ...

SNL And The New Yorker Spoof Mayor Bloomberg (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

It's an exciting week for Mayor Michael Bloomberg. Because of the city's high-profile snow storm during Christmas (and the city's botched response to ...

City Readies Itself As Another Snow Storm Approaches

AP | SARA KUGLER FRAZIER | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — As a snowstorm approaches with the power to pummel parts of New York with several inches, Mayor Michael Bloomberg is taking no chance...

EMS Chief Demoted After Delayed Storm Response

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK - The chief of the Fire Department of New York's Emergency Medical Service Command has been replaced amid investigations into the city's resp...

Was Sanitation Absence During Blizzard A Budget Protest?

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

UPDATE: Federal prosecutors are looking into allegations that sanitation workers sabotaged the city's response to blizzard, a law enforcement official...

NYC Blizzard: A Great Deterrent Against Violent Crime

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

It seems that all it takes to keep criminals at bay is a record-breaking blizzard that cripples the city. During the recent Christmastime blizzard-sn...

Sanitation Department To Pick Up Half Of Giant Garbage Mounds

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

It's been a rough week for city's sanitation department. During one of the worst blizzards in the city's history, 720 of the city's sanitation workers...

Large Piles Of Garbage Save Jumper From Suicide Attempt

| Jordan Heller | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

MANHATTAN -- One man's trash is another man's ... safety net? A Hell's Kitchen man's suicide attempt was foiled Sunday afternoon when a huge pile of ...

720 Sanitation Workers Called In Sick Last Week

nypost.com | GINGER ADAMS OTIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

It was a real snow job. Between 660 and 720 Sanitation workers called in sick for the cleanup of last week's blizzard -- more than double the usual...