Fri, Jan 10, 2014 at 3:44 PM
An Army Corps of Engineers report on current problems is dire, but there are also opportunities for controlling these invaders.
Wed, Jan 08, 2014 at 5:33 PM
These great recipes — one savory, one sweet — rely on the most touted super-veggie of them all: Kale.
Fri, Jan 03, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Children rejoiced and travelers let out a collective groan as the year's first major snowstorm, dubbed 'Hercules,' closed public schools and grounded more than 2,300 flights across Chicago, Boston and New York City.
Thu, Jan 02, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Truckloads of organic food waste will help to boost production of methane-rich biogas at the city's largest wastewater treatment plant — biogas that will be purified and used to heat homes.
Mon, Dec 23, 2013 at 3:06 PM
(We mean the shelter dog, not the movie star, of course.) Animal shelters play up our love of all things famous to boost adoption rates — and guess what? It works.
Mon, Dec 23, 2013 at 11:03 AM
Scared and skittish, Joy spent a year at the ASPCA offices learning to trust people, and now that she's been adopted, she's finally living up to her name.
Fri, Dec 20, 2013 at 4:20 PM
In their defense, the felines live in the Red Hook stable year-round, but these well-fed strays really ought to give baby Jesus some space.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 at 12:30 PM
The vehicles will measure weather and road conditions, sometimes by noting whether the plow's antilock brakes activate or if its windshield wipers are on.
Mon, Dec 16, 2013 at 1:10 PM
Revelers dressed up as Santa Claus participate in the annual SantaCon bar crawl in New York City.
Fri, Dec 13, 2013 at 11:12 AM
Video: Amy Poehler and comedian Billy Eichner help pedestrians get into the holiday spirit by bombarding them with Christmas carols. Those who sing along and get the words right, earn a dollar.