- NY teen gets prison for sex attacks against woman, child Updated: Sep-01-15 3:50 pm
WHITE PLAINS, New York - A Westchester County teenager will spend up to 10 years in prison for sex attacks against a woman and an 11-year-old girl.
- Hambletonian champion Pinkman heads field at Yonkers Trot Updated: Sep-01-15 2:41 pm
NEW YORK - Hambletonian champion Pinkman goes for the second jewel in the Triple Crown of trotting on Saturday night at Yonkers Raceway.
- Catamaran operator charged with speeding on Hudson River Updated: Sep-01-15 6:32 am
YONKERS, New York - The operator of a 30-foot catamaran is accused of leading police on a 100 mph chase from the Tappan Zee Bridge to Yonkers.
- New Rochelle unveils ambitious downtown redevelopment plan Updated: Aug-31-15 5:43 am
NEW ROCHELLE, New York - The city of New Rochelle in Westchester County has unveiled an ambitious redevelopment plan of its downtown.
- Police: 2 men found shot in parked car in Yonkers, 1 dead Updated: Aug-25-15 5:29 pm
YONKERS, New York - A shooting in Yonkers has left one man dead and another man in serious condition.
- Body of man stabbed multiple times found on NY roadway Updated: Aug-25-15 6:17 am
OSSINING, New York - Police are investigating after the body of a man was found along a suburban New York roadway.
- Police probe dead body found in Ossining Updated: Aug-24-15 11:16 pm
OSSINING, New York - Police say an unidentified man found dead along a road in Westchester had been stabbed.
- Police investigating separate violent incidents in Yonkers Updated: Aug-24-15 5:01 am
YONKERS, New York - Police are investigating two separate incidents of violence that occurred shortly after one another in Yonkers.
- NY county jail to limit inmate visits after drug overdoses Updated: Aug-21-15 12:39 pm
VALHALLA, New York - Westchester County officials say they'll be restricting inmate visits after 13 prisoners were sickened last month by synthetic marijuana they say was smuggled into a jail.
- Popular foods taking on new hues without artificial dyes Updated: Aug-20-15 10:44 am
TARRYTOWN, New York - Mozzarella cheese at Panera restaurants won't be as glaringly white. Banana peppers in Subway sandwiches won't be the same exact shade of yellow. Trix cereal will have two less colors.
- Worker accused of setting fire to Thruway salt shed Updated: Aug-20-15 5:56 am
MAMARONECK, New York - An electrician has been arrested and charged with setting a fire that spread through the Thruway Authority's Mamaroneck facility in Westchester County.
- Child dies after being struck by vehicle in New Rochelle Updated: Aug-19-15 12:13 am
NEW ROCHELLE, New York - Authorities say a 10-year-old child has died and another person was injured after being struck by a vehicle in Westchester.
- After cancer, Vicky Duval gets US Open qualifying wild card Updated: Aug-18-15 3:05 pm
WHITE PLAINS, New York - Vicky Duval received a wild-card entry for U.S. Open qualifying, a week after she returned to competition following a yearlong recovery from Hodgkin lymphoma.
- NY's Cuomo reluctant to dig deep for new Hudson rail tunnel Updated: Aug-15-15 11:02 am
ALBANY, New York - He committed billions of dollars to overhaul LaGuardia Airport and build a new Tappan Zee Bridge - but New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has taken a wary approach to building a new Hudson River rail tunnel, even though the stakes could be even higher for the state and the nation.
- New York Guard plans annual training at Camp Smith Updated: Aug-15-15 9:17 am
CORTLANDT MANOR, New York - More than 300 members of the New York Guard are participating in their annual week-long training at Camp Smith in northern Westchester County.
- 'Show Me a Hero' dramatizes NY affordable housing fight Updated: Aug-14-15 3:46 pm
BEVERLY HILLS, California - The power of writer David Simon's work has drawn remarkable actors to TV dramas including "The Wire" and "Treme."
- About 20 percent of NY students refused to take spring tests Updated: Aug-12-15 5:08 pm
BUFFALO, New York - About 20 percent of New York's third- through eighth-graders refused to take the statewide English and math tests given in the spring, the state's education chief said, acknowledging the opt-outs affected assessment data released Wednesday, which otherwise showed a slight uptick in overall student achievement.
- Vehicle lands partly submerged in the Bronx River Updated: Aug-10-15 9:25 am
YONKERS, New York - A driver has been rescued after a parkway crash left a vehicle partly submerged in the Bronx River.
- Former NY village mayor gets 4-year sentence in bribery case Updated: Aug-07-15 1:31 pm
WHITE PLAINS, New York - A former mayor convicted of taking bribes was sentenced Friday to four years in prison by a judge who said she had betrayed the residents of her troubled New York village, especially young women looking for a role model.
- NY golf club manager gets prison for grand larceny Updated: Aug-06-15 1:28 pm
WHITE PLAINS, New York - The manager of a suburban New York golf club will spend one to three years in prison for stealing more than a quarter of a million dollars by submitting false invoices for nearly five years.
- Yonkers, NY Police Department adopts language policies Updated: Aug-06-15 11:13 am
NEW YORK - The New York attorney general says the Yonkers Police Department has agreed to adopt policies to better serve residents with language barriers.
- French school's campus plan in suburban NY is blocked Updated: Aug-06-15 7:10 am
WHITE PLAINS, New York - A plan by the French-American School of New York to build on the site of a former Westchester County country club has been denied.
- US Open media center to be named in honor of Bud Collins Updated: Aug-05-15 4:18 pm
WHITE PLAINS, New York - The U.S. Tennis Association says it will name its Grand Slam tournament's press room the "Bud Collins U.S. Open Media Center" to honor the veteran journalist and historian of the sport.
- Sister Eileen Brady, co-host of 1960s TV program, has died Updated: Aug-05-15 12:40 pm
NEW YORK - A nun who co-hosted the 1960s children's television program "Let's Talk About God" has died.
- Charges to be dismissed in wrong-way accident on NY bridge Updated: Aug-04-15 10:47 am
NEW CITY, New York - The Rockland County district attorney says criminal charges will be dismissed in the case of a man who drove the wrong way on the Tappan Zee Bridge and caused a fatal crash.