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Teams rescuing NYC homeless at risk of freezing

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NEW YORK — Outreach teams are searching New York City streets for homeless people at risk of freezing to death. Department of Homeless Services officials say Thursday more than 400 vacant beds are available for single adults. The DHS guarantees shelter when temperatures reach 32 degrees or below. By Thursday evening it was 25 degrees and snow was falling. Mayor Bill de Blasio says wind chills could bring temperatures to as low as 10 degrees ...

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