• Westchester CrimeCrimeMore>>

  • Legal scholar: Richard Thomas case not clear-cut

    Legal scholar: Richard Thomas case not clear-cut

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 7:39 PM EDT2018-05-22 23:39:16 GMT

    A judge rejected Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas' efforts to get the criminal charges against him dropped Monday, but a legal scholar says the case isn't that clear-cut.

    A judge rejected Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas' efforts to get the criminal charges against him dropped Monday, but a legal scholar says the case isn't that clear-cut.

  • Scarsdale man pleads guilty to fatally stabbing wife

    Scarsdale man pleads guilty to fatally stabbing wife

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 2:39 PM EDT2018-05-22 18:39:44 GMT

    A Scarsdale man has pleaded guilty to fatally stabbing his wife.

    A Scarsdale man has pleaded guilty to fatally stabbing his wife.

  • School shooting unlikely to bring gun restrictions in Texas

    School shooting unlikely to bring gun restrictions in Texas

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 10:41 AM EDT2018-05-22 14:41:02 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:25 AM EDT2018-05-22 15:25:15 GMT
    School shooting is unlikely to lead to significant new gun restrictions in Texas; governor begins hosting roundtable discussions on school safety Tuesday.School shooting is unlikely to lead to significant new gun restrictions in Texas; governor begins hosting roundtable discussions on school safety Tuesday.

    School shooting is unlikely to lead to significant new gun restrictions in Texas; governor begins hosting roundtable discussions on school safety Tuesday.

    School shooting is unlikely to lead to significant new gun restrictions in Texas; governor begins hosting roundtable discussions on school safety Tuesday.

  • Westchester ConsumerConsumerMore>>

  • Business Briefs: Starbucks, Instagram

    Business Briefs: Starbucks, Instagram

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 2:17 PM EDT2018-05-22 18:17:33 GMT

    New data shows that more than 23 million people have used the Starbucks payment app in the past six months.

    New data shows that more than 23 million people have used the Starbucks payment app in the past six months.

  • Business Briefs: Tesla Model 3, Fox & 'SmackDown,' Obamas & Netflix

    Business Briefs: Tesla Model 3, Fox & 'SmackDown,' Obamas & Netflix

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 9:46 AM EDT2018-05-22 13:46:34 GMT
    Consumer Reports says it does not recommend the Tesla's Model 3. Fox is shelling out cash for "SmackDown." Barack Obama and Michelle Obama are partnering with Netflix.Consumer Reports says it does not recommend the Tesla's Model 3. Fox is shelling out cash for "SmackDown." Barack Obama and Michelle Obama are partnering with Netflix.
    Consumer Reports says it does not recommend the Tesla's Model 3. Fox is shelling out cash for "SmackDown." Barack Obama and Michelle Obama are partnering with Netflix.Consumer Reports says it does not recommend the Tesla's Model 3. Fox is shelling out cash for "SmackDown." Barack Obama and Michelle Obama are partnering with Netflix.

    Consumer Reports says it does not recommend the Tesla's Model 3. Fox is shelling out cash for "SmackDown." Barack Obama and Michelle Obama are partnering with Netflix.

    Consumer Reports says it does not recommend the Tesla's Model 3. Fox is shelling out cash for "SmackDown." Barack Obama and Michelle Obama are partnering with Netflix.

  • Westchester considers raising smoking age

    Westchester considers raising smoking age

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 6:59 AM EDT2018-05-22 10:59:59 GMT
    If passed, the resolution would raise the age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21.If passed, the resolution would raise the age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21.

    If passed, the resolution would raise the age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21.

    If passed, the resolution would raise the age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21.

  • Westchester EducationEducationMore>>

  • Yonkers superintendent: District is victim of being in affluent county

    Yonkers superintendent: District is victim of being in affluent county

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 6:02 PM EDT2018-05-22 22:02:28 GMT

    The superintendent of Yonkers schools is explaining why he thinks the district is plagued by financial problems, which could result in hundreds of layoffs.

    The superintendent of Yonkers schools is explaining why he thinks the district is plagued by financial problems, which could result in hundreds of layoffs.

  • Middle school students get ready for Memorial Day

    Middle school students get ready for Memorial Day

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 6:56 AM EDT2018-05-22 10:56:10 GMT
    More than a dozen kids gathered in front of Sleepy Hollow Middle and High School to put up 450 American flags.More than a dozen kids gathered in front of Sleepy Hollow Middle and High School to put up 450 American flags.

    More than a dozen kids gathered in front of Sleepy Hollow Middle and High School to put up 450 American flags.

    More than a dozen kids gathered in front of Sleepy Hollow Middle and High School to put up 450 American flags.

  • Police response to Texas school shooting remains unclear

    Police response to Texas school shooting remains unclear

    Monday, May 21 2018 5:40 AM EDT2018-05-21 09:40:59 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 11:38 AM EDT2018-05-21 15:38:14 GMT
    Questions remain about the police response to a shooting at a high school outside Houston that killed 10 people.Questions remain about the police response to a shooting at a high school outside Houston that killed 10 people.

    Questions remain about the police response to a shooting at a high school outside Houston that killed 10 people.

    Questions remain about the police response to a shooting at a high school outside Houston that killed 10 people.

  • Lawmakers to fight cuts in train schedules

    Lawmakers to fight cuts in train schedules

    Monday, May 14 2018 8:51 PM EDT2018-05-15 00:51:45 GMT
    Lawmakers in Rockland County are hoping to reverse proposed cuts to New Jersey Transit trains in the area.Lawmakers in Rockland County are hoping to reverse proposed cuts to New Jersey Transit trains in the area.

    Lawmakers in Rockland County are hoping to reverse proposed cuts to New Jersey Transit trains that could impact hundreds of local riders.

    Lawmakers in Rockland County are hoping to reverse proposed cuts to New Jersey Transit trains that could impact hundreds of local riders.

  • Century-old bridge shuts down in Mount Vernon

    Century-old bridge shuts down in Mount Vernon

    Monday, May 7 2018 12:07 PM EDT2018-05-07 16:07:09 GMT
    The bridge, which is over 100 years old, goes over the tracks of Metro-North's New Haven line.The bridge, which is over 100 years old, goes over the tracks of Metro-North's New Haven line.

    The bridge, which is over 100 years old, goes over the tracks of Metro-North's New Haven line.

    The bridge, which is over 100 years old, goes over the tracks of Metro-North's New Haven line.

  • Changes coming to NJ Transit train schedules

    Changes coming to NJ Transit train schedules

    Friday, May 4 2018 2:34 PM EDT2018-05-04 18:34:38 GMT
    Changes to weekly schedules are expected to begin on June 4 and some trains will be temporarily discontinued or have changes to their origin and/or destinations.Changes to weekly schedules are expected to begin on June 4 and some trains will be temporarily discontinued or have changes to their origin and/or destinations.

    Rockland County commuters who use New Jersey Transit's Pascack Valley line will see changes to the train schedules this summer.

    Rockland County commuters who use New Jersey Transit's Pascack Valley line will see changes to the train schedules this summer.

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