Heat complaints are on the rise, stoners are teaching sex ed, and DNAinfo looked at school diversity.
Nearly 170 firefighters battled the roaring second-story fire, officials said.
Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro announced changes to physical tests many feel unfairly eliminate women.
Evelyn Dahab, who owned Lucey's Lounge, died in her East Village apartment Wednesday, relatives said.
Flames erupted at 38-05 69th St. in Woodside Wednesday morning, officials said.
Delfino Jesus Velazquez Mendizabal died when the Dana Ford Lincoln dealership collapsed last week.
The man died after a partial building collapse in the Dana Ford Lincoln dealership.
Six other people were treated for minor injuries after the blaze, officials said.
The woman was taken to Roosevelt hospital in stable condition, officials said.
The explosion also caused part of the house to collapse, officials said.
The month-old kitten survived a fire in a Harlem 99 cents store.
A large truck got stuck on East 57th Street after swerving to avoid another car, the driver said.
A man died when he was hit by a 1 train in the 79th Street subway station, officials said.
The woman was crossing the street with a group of people when she was hit, witnesses said.
A large fire in a garage injured five firefighters and destroyed two ambulances, officials said.
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