manhattan News

ConEd Faces Expanded Probe After Heat Wave Forces Power Shutdown

Consolidated Edison Inc. said it would be ready for the heat wave. It wasn’t, and instead was forced to shut off power to prevent damage to its equipment. In all, at least 53,000 customers lost electricity Sunday as a heat …

Thousands Left in the Dark During NYC Power Outage

NEW YORK — On the anniversary of a 1977 blackout that left most of New York City without power, a massive power outage on a hot Saturday night in Manhattan preemptively brought the curtain down on Broadway shows and packed …

New York City Condo Owner Files Storm-Related Lawsuit

A resident of Manhattan’s financial district has filed a storm-related lawsuit against his condominium board and its management company. Jonathan Stark filed the suit in Manhattan state Supreme Court on behalf of himself and other condo owners in the 37-story …

Designers’ Shoe Showdown Reaches New York City Appeals Court

Two French fashion designers have taken their legal battle over red shoes to a federal appeals court in Manhattan. At a hearing on Tuesday, a lawyer for Christian Louboutin defended its trademark on high heels with lacquered “Chinese red” soles. …