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.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 at 12:45 PM
Video: Improv Everywhere, a New York-based 'prank collective,' placed a lectern and megaphone on a busy city street with a sign that simply read, 'Say Something Nice.'
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 at 2:32 PM
When you buy a primo piece of vacant land from a group of nuns, it's a given that you have to do something special with it. And special is exactly what the new owners of the parcel had in mind when deciding to build Manhattan's first multifamily passive house.
Mon, Dec 09, 2013 at 4:01 PM
2 owls were killed after the Port Authority ordered airport workers to shoot the birds out of concern that the creatures would fly into planes.
Mon, Dec 09, 2013 at 11:19 AM
This Asian cockroach — which has never been seen in the U.S. — can survive temperatures and conditions that kill other roaches.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 at 6:02 PM
They're loud, they're destructive and they have absolutely no qualms about defecating or having sex on your front lawn at 6 am. Ladies and gentlemen, meet the feral turkeys of Staten Island.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 at 11:30 AM
Between the crazy-tall proposed Ferris wheel and Big Ang, Staten Island, NYC's smallest borough, has been living large as of late. Now come plans to build the city's largest solar farm on parkland that was once the largest landfill in the world.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 at 10:14 AM
A lawsuit from the Nonhuman Rights Project seeks legal personhood for a captive chimp named Tommy and others like him.