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  • Warwick teen pleads guilty to spray-painting Nazi graffiti

    Warwick teen pleads guilty to spray-painting Nazi graffiti

    Thursday, February 22 2018 8:46 AM EST2018-02-22 13:46:59 GMT
    Police say Eric Carbonaro vandalized the Beth Shalom Cemetery back in October of 2016.Police say Eric Carbonaro vandalized the Beth Shalom Cemetery back in October of 2016.
    Police say Eric Carbonaro vandalized the Beth Shalom Cemetery back in October of 2016.Police say Eric Carbonaro vandalized the Beth Shalom Cemetery back in October of 2016.

    Police say Eric Carbonaro vandalized the Beth Shalom Cemetery back in October of 2016.

    Police say Eric Carbonaro vandalized the Beth Shalom Cemetery back in October of 2016.

  • Spring Valley cousins face attempted murder charges

    Spring Valley cousins face attempted murder charges

    Thursday, February 22 2018 7:42 AM EST2018-02-22 12:42:05 GMT
    Two Spring Valley cousins are facing attempted murder charges.Two Spring Valley cousins are facing attempted murder charges.

    Two Spring Valley cousins are facing attempted murder charges.

    Two Spring Valley cousins are facing attempted murder charges.

  • Yonkers police: No shots fired at officers

    Yonkers police: No shots fired at officers

    Thursday, February 22 2018 11:26 AM EST2018-02-22 16:26:13 GMT
    Two suspects have been taken into custody and a gun has been recovered.Two suspects have been taken into custody and a gun has been recovered.

    Two suspects have been taken into custody and a gun has been recovered.

    Two suspects have been taken into custody and a gun has been recovered.

  • Dog’s leg amputated because of animal abuse

    Dog’s leg amputated because of animal abuse

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 7:18 AM EST2018-02-21 12:18:14 GMT
    SPCA officials say a dog named Charlie Brown had to have his right leg amputated because of neglect by his owner Michael Burguiere.SPCA officials say a dog named Charlie Brown had to have his right leg amputated because of neglect by his owner Michael Burguiere.

    SPCA officials say a dog named Charlie Brown had to have his right leg amputated because of neglect by his owner Michael Burguiere.

    SPCA officials say a dog named Charlie Brown had to have his right leg amputated because of neglect by his owner Michael Burguiere.

  • Putnam County man arrested on child sex abuse charges

    Putnam County man arrested on child sex abuse charges

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 7:07 AM EST2018-02-21 12:07:13 GMT
    Police say Anthony Marino, 61, forcibly touched and had sexual contact with the victim who was under the age of 13.Police say Anthony Marino, 61, forcibly touched and had sexual contact with the victim who was under the age of 13.

    Police say Anthony Marino, 61, forcibly touched and had sexual contact with the victim who was under the age of 13.

    Police say Anthony Marino, 61, forcibly touched and had sexual contact with the victim who was under the age of 13.

  • Sentencing delayed for former Spring Valley trustee

    Sentencing delayed for former Spring Valley trustee

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:21 PM EST2018-02-20 17:21:22 GMT
    The sentencing for Vilair Fonvil will delayed for over month.The sentencing for Vilair Fonvil will delayed for over month.

    The sentencing for Vilair Fonvil will delayed for over month.

    The sentencing for Vilair Fonvil will delayed for over month.

  • Yonkers man pleads not guilty in fatal crash

    Yonkers man pleads not guilty in fatal crash

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:34 PM EST2018-02-20 22:34:24 GMT
    Police say Renzo Yance rolled his BMW on Central Park Avenue, killing 19-year-old Nina Cordero.Police say Renzo Yance rolled his BMW on Central Park Avenue, killing 19-year-old Nina Cordero.

    A Yonkers man has pleaded not guilty to new charges in a crash that killed a Yonkers teenager.

    A Yonkers man has pleaded not guilty to new charges in a crash that killed a Yonkers teenager.

  • 13 Russian nationals charged in Mueller investigation

    13 Russian nationals charged in Mueller investigation

    Friday, February 16 2018 7:15 PM EST2018-02-17 00:15:55 GMT

    The office of special counsel Robert Mueller says a grand jury has charged 13 Russian nationals and three Russian entities.

    The office of special counsel Robert Mueller says a grand jury has charged 13 Russian nationals and three Russian entities.

  • 17 lives lost too soon mourned after Florida school shooting

    17 lives lost too soon mourned after Florida school shooting

    Friday, February 16 2018 10:50 AM EST2018-02-16 15:50:30 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 10:51 AM EST2018-02-16 15:51:55 GMT
    Here is a look at the 17 people who authorities say died in the deadly shooting Wednesday at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, FloridaHere is a look at the 17 people who authorities say died in the deadly shooting Wednesday at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida

    Students with their whole lives ahead of them and the teachers who tried to protect them were among the 17 people killed when a gunman opened fire with an AR-15 at a large high school in south Florida.

    Students with their whole lives ahead of them and the teachers who tried to protect them were among the 17 people killed when a gunman opened fire with an AR-15 at a large high school in south Florida.

  • Two suspects on run after New Rochelle police chase

    Two suspects on run after New Rochelle police chase

    Friday, February 16 2018 2:40 PM EST2018-02-16 19:40:25 GMT
    Two people are under arrest this morning, and two more are on the run after a police chase in New Rochelle.Two people are under arrest this morning, and two more are on the run after a police chase in New Rochelle.

    Two people are under arrest this morning, and two more are on the run after a police chase in New Rochelle.

    Two people are under arrest this morning, and two more are on the run after a police chase in New Rochelle.

  • Ex-teacher from the Bronx, brother accused of making bombs in apartment

    Ex-teacher from the Bronx, brother accused of making bombs in apartment

    Friday, February 16 2018 7:12 AM EST2018-02-16 12:12:10 GMT
    A former teacher from the Bronx and his brother have been arrested for allegedly making bombs in their apartment, and prosecutors say one of them was paying students to help.A former teacher from the Bronx and his brother have been arrested for allegedly making bombs in their apartment, and prosecutors say one of them was paying students to help.

    A former teacher from the Bronx and his brother have been arrested for allegedly making bombs in their apartment.

    A former teacher from the Bronx and his brother have been arrested for allegedly making bombs in their apartment.

  • Sheriff's report: Suspect confessed to Florida school attack

    Sheriff's report: Suspect confessed to Florida school attack

    Thursday, February 15 2018 7:14 AM EST2018-02-15 12:14:32 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 6:03 PM EST2018-02-15 23:03:57 GMT
    An orphaned 19-year-old with a troubled past and an AR-15 rifle was charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder Thursday morningAn orphaned 19-year-old with a troubled past and an AR-15 rifle was charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder Thursday morning

    The teenager accused of using a semi-automatic rifle to kill 17 people at a Florida high school confessed to carrying out one of the nation's deadliest school shootings and concealing extra ammunition in his backpack, according to a sheriff's department report.

    The teenager accused of using a semi-automatic rifle to kill 17 people at a Florida high school confessed to carrying out one of the nation's deadliest school shootings and concealing extra ammunition in his backpack, according to a sheriff's department report.

  • Trump says nation prays with 'heavy heart'

    Trump says nation prays with 'heavy heart'

    Thursday, February 15 2018 11:44 AM EST2018-02-15 16:44:13 GMT

    President Donald Trump says Wednesday's mass shooting turned a Florida school into a "scene of terrible violence, hatred and evil."

    President Donald Trump says Wednesday's mass shooting turned a Florida school into a "scene of terrible violence, hatred and evil."

  • Suspect in custody after man stabbed in Yonkers

    Suspect in custody after man stabbed in Yonkers

    Thursday, February 15 2018 8:04 AM EST2018-02-15 13:04:50 GMT
    Officers found one male victim stabbed in the vicinity of 1 Hudson St.Officers found one male victim stabbed in the vicinity of 1 Hudson St.

    Officers found one male victim stabbed in the vicinity of 1 Hudson St.

    Officers found one male victim stabbed in the vicinity of 1 Hudson St.

  • More charges filed in wrong-way crash

    More charges filed in wrong-way crash

    Thursday, February 15 2018 6:07 AM EST2018-02-15 11:07:03 GMT
    Diego Caceres, 35, now faces aggravated vehicular assault for the Feb. 9 crash.Diego Caceres, 35, now faces aggravated vehicular assault for the Feb. 9 crash.

    Diego Caceres, 35, now faces aggravated vehicular assault for the Feb. 9 crash.

    Diego Caceres, 35, now faces aggravated vehicular assault for the Feb. 9 crash.

  • Activists: Lack of jobs to blame for Newburgh's drug, gang troubles

    Activists: Lack of jobs to blame for Newburgh's drug, gang troubles

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 7:01 PM EST2018-02-15 00:01:55 GMT
    Activists in Newburgh are calling for change after authorities took down 16 alleged gang members accused of drug trafficking.Activists in Newburgh are calling for change after authorities took down 16 alleged gang members accused of drug trafficking.

    Activists in Newburgh are calling for change after authorities took down 16 alleged gang members accused of drug trafficking.

    Activists in Newburgh are calling for change after authorities took down 16 alleged gang members accused of drug trafficking.

  • Group seeks to end teen dating violence

    Group seeks to end teen dating violence

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 7:06 PM EST2018-02-15 00:06:22 GMT
    According to national statistics, 1.5 million high school students are physically abused by a dating partner every year.According to national statistics, 1.5 million high school students are physically abused by a dating partner every year.

    According to national statistics, 1.5 million high school students are physically abused by a dating partner every year.

    According to national statistics, 1.5 million high school students are physically abused by a dating partner every year.

  • 2 arrested after police chase ends in crash

    2 arrested after police chase ends in crash

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 10:58 AM EST2018-02-14 15:58:36 GMT
    Police say the pair was in possession of more than 5 grams of marijuana, forged personal checks, and stolen credit cards.Police say the pair was in possession of more than 5 grams of marijuana, forged personal checks, and stolen credit cards.

    Police say the pair was in possession of more than 5 grams of marijuana, forged personal checks, and stolen credit cards.

    Police say the pair was in possession of more than 5 grams of marijuana, forged personal checks, and stolen credit cards.

  • Westchester villages ranked among safest in country

    Westchester villages ranked among safest in country

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 10:37 AM EST2018-02-14 15:37:35 GMT
    Westchester villages ranked among safest in countryWestchester villages ranked among safest in country

    NeighborhoodScout.com ranks municipalities based on the total number of violent crimes versus how many people live there.

    NeighborhoodScout.com ranks municipalities based on the total number of violent crimes versus how many people live there.

  • Yonkers man pleads not guilty in connection to fatal armed robbery

    Yonkers man pleads not guilty in connection to fatal armed robbery

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 8:13 PM EST2018-02-14 01:13:55 GMT

    A Yonkers man has pleaded not guilty in connection to the death of another Yonkers man during an armed robbery.

    A Yonkers man has pleaded not guilty in connection to the death of another Yonkers man during an armed robbery.

  • Authorities: 16 charged after drug trafficking ring takedown

    Authorities: 16 charged after drug trafficking ring takedown

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 7:19 PM EST2018-02-14 00:19:22 GMT

    Authorities say they have taken down a major drug trafficking ring in the Hudson Valley and throughout the state.

    Authorities say they have taken down a major drug trafficking ring in the Hudson Valley and throughout the state.

  • Rockland nonprofit director accused of using counterfeit money

    Rockland nonprofit director accused of using counterfeit money

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 6:35 PM EST2018-02-13 23:35:22 GMT

    The director of a Rockland County-based organization was arraigned Tuesday for allegedly using counterfeit money.

    The director of a Rockland County-based organization was arraigned Tuesday for allegedly using counterfeit money.

  • Hudson Valley mother raises awareness of dark web dangers

    Hudson Valley mother raises awareness of dark web dangers

    Monday, February 12 2018 6:15 PM EST2018-02-12 23:15:27 GMT

    Officials say the online war on drugs is no different than efforts on the street, and when one site is closed, another appears.

    Officials say the online war on drugs is no different than efforts on the street, and when one site is closed, another appears.

  • Teen sentenced in carjacking death of Pound Ridge man

    Teen sentenced in carjacking death of Pound Ridge man

    Monday, February 12 2018 2:13 PM EST2018-02-12 19:13:46 GMT
    A teenager has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for his role in the carjacking death of a man from Pound Ridge. Police say in 2017, Richard Donaldson, along with two others, robbed 72-year-old Kenneth Spalter and his wife in their son-in-law’s car inA teenager has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for his role in the carjacking death of a man from Pound Ridge. Police say in 2017, Richard Donaldson, along with two others, robbed 72-year-old Kenneth Spalter and his wife in their son-in-law’s car in

    Police say 72-year-old Kenneth Spalter was shot while in Missouri to see his newborn grandchild.

    Police say 72-year-old Kenneth Spalter was shot while in Missouri to see his newborn grandchild.

  • Police nab New City bank robbers

    Police nab New City bank robbers

    Friday, February 9 2018 9:11 PM EST2018-02-10 02:11:28 GMT
    Police arrested two alleged bank robbers and their getaway driver Friday, police say.Police arrested two alleged bank robbers and their getaway driver Friday, police say.

    Police arrested two alleged bank robbers and their getaway driver Friday, police say.

    Police arrested two alleged bank robbers and their getaway driver Friday, police say.

  • Irvington voice coach under investigation for sexual abuse

    Irvington voice coach under investigation for sexual abuse

    Friday, February 9 2018 5:06 PM EST2018-02-09 22:06:58 GMT
    Irvington voice coach and author Peter Rofe is under investigation by the NYPD for sexual abuse.Irvington voice coach and author Peter Rofe is under investigation by the NYPD for sexual abuse.

    Irvington voice coach and author Peter Rofe is under investigation by the NYPD for sexual abuse.

    Irvington voice coach and author Peter Rofe is under investigation by the NYPD for sexual abuse.

  • Police: Wawayanda man busted for illegal weapons possession

    Police: Wawayanda man busted for illegal weapons possession

    Friday, February 9 2018 4:32 PM EST2018-02-09 21:32:03 GMT
    State police say Norwell Therien had dozens of illegal firearms, including assault rifles and handguns.State police say Norwell Therien had dozens of illegal firearms, including assault rifles and handguns.

    State police say Norwell Therien had dozens of illegal firearms, including assault rifles and handguns.

    State police say Norwell Therien had dozens of illegal firearms, including assault rifles and handguns.

  • Newburgh man involved in Shell station hit-and-run sentenced

    Newburgh man involved in Shell station hit-and-run sentenced

    Friday, February 9 2018 12:40 PM EST2018-02-09 17:40:18 GMT

    Milton Pena will spend up to four years in prison after hitting a gas station employee back in June at a Shell in Newburgh.

    Milton Pena will spend up to four years in prison after hitting a gas station employee back in June at a Shell in Newburgh.

  • Sexual assault reports doubled at West Point

    Sexual assault reports doubled at West Point

    Thursday, February 8 2018 6:28 AM EST2018-02-08 11:28:58 GMT
    Thursday, February 8 2018 7:15 AM EST2018-02-08 12:15:49 GMT
    New data show the number of sexual assaults reported at the U.S. Military Academy roughly doubled during the last school year _ and it's the latest example of the military's persistent struggle to root out such misbehavior.New data show the number of sexual assaults reported at the U.S. Military Academy roughly doubled during the last school year _ and it's the latest example of the military's persistent struggle to root out such misbehavior.

    New data show the number of sexual assaults reported at the U.S. Military Academy roughly doubled during the last school year _ and it's the latest example of the military's persistent struggle to root out such...

    New data show the number of sexual assaults reported at the U.S. Military Academy roughly doubled during the last school year _ and it's the latest example of the military's persistent struggle to root out such misbehavior.

  • Newburgh man arrested in bar shooting

    Newburgh man arrested in bar shooting

    Thursday, February 8 2018 12:40 PM EST2018-02-08 17:40:06 GMT
    Police say a handgun used in a shooting at the Untouchables Bar was found at the home of Tyshuon Patterson.Police say a handgun used in a shooting at the Untouchables Bar was found at the home of Tyshuon Patterson.

    Police say a handgun used in a shooting at the Untouchables Bar was found at the home of Tyshuon Patterson.

    Police say a handgun used in a shooting at the Untouchables Bar was found at the home of Tyshuon Patterson.

  • Rye woman sentenced for drunken crash that killed Manhattanville student

    Rye woman sentenced for drunken crash that killed Manhattanville student

    Wednesday, February 7 2018 6:49 PM EST2018-02-07 23:49:34 GMT

    A Rye woman received a six-month sentence Wednesday for a drunken driving crash that killed a Manhattanville college student in 2016.

    A Rye woman received a six-month sentence Wednesday for a drunken driving crash that killed a Manhattanville college student in 2016.

  • Police: Brother fatally shoots sibling in Orange County

    Police: Brother fatally shoots sibling in Orange County

    Wednesday, February 7 2018 7:50 PM EST2018-02-08 00:50:45 GMT
    State police say George Bawn shot his younger brother in Blooming Grove on Tuesday.State police say George Bawn shot his younger brother in Blooming Grove on Tuesday.

    State police say George Bawn shot his younger brother in Blooming Grove on Tuesday.

    State police say George Bawn shot his younger brother in Blooming Grove on Tuesday.

  • Police: Registered sex offender exposes self in parking lot

    Police: Registered sex offender exposes self in parking lot

    Wednesday, February 7 2018 7:17 AM EST2018-02-07 12:17:38 GMT
    Police say Jonathan Massey exposed himself to a woman and two children in the parking lot of a Goshen Quick Chek last month.Police say Jonathan Massey exposed himself to a woman and two children in the parking lot of a Goshen Quick Chek last month.

     Police say Jonathan Massey exposed himself to a woman and two children in the parking lot of a Goshen Quick Chek last month.

     Police say Jonathan Massey exposed himself to a woman and two children in the parking lot of a Goshen Quick Chek last month.

  • Spring Valley man sentenced to prison in infant's road rage death

    Spring Valley man sentenced to prison in infant's road rage death

    Tuesday, February 6 2018 5:29 PM EST2018-02-06 22:29:55 GMT
    A Spring Valley man, who hit and killed an infant in a road rage case, was sentenced to prison today.A Spring Valley man, who hit and killed an infant in a road rage case, was sentenced to prison today.

    The Spring Valley man who pleaded guilty in a road rage incident that left an infant dead received a sentence of 1 1/3 to four years in prison Tuesday.

    The Spring Valley man who pleaded guilty in a road rage incident that left an infant dead received a sentence of 1 1/3 to four years in prison Tuesday.

  • Cocaine, PCP found during Tuxedo traffic stop

    Cocaine, PCP found during Tuxedo traffic stop

    Tuesday, February 6 2018 7:01 AM EST2018-02-06 12:01:36 GMT
    Police say they found 41 bags of cocaine and some PCP after pulling over Jasmine Singh on I-87.Police say they found 41 bags of cocaine and some PCP after pulling over Jasmine Singh on I-87.

    Police say they found 41 bags of cocaine and some PCP after pulling over Jasmine Singh on I-87.

    Police say they found 41 bags of cocaine and some PCP after pulling over Jasmine Singh on I-87.

  • Mayor: Crime stats show a safer Mount Vernon

    Mayor: Crime stats show a safer Mount Vernon

    Monday, February 5 2018 2:48 PM EST2018-02-05 19:48:15 GMT
    Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas says the latest crime stats show a significant drop in criminal activity in the city.Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas says the latest crime stats show a significant drop in criminal activity in the city.

    Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas says the latest crime stats show a significant drop in criminal activity in the city. 

    Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas says the latest crime stats show a significant drop in criminal activity in the city. 

  • Teen pleads guilty to sexual conduct with children

    Teen pleads guilty to sexual conduct with children

    Monday, February 5 2018 12:42 PM EST2018-02-05 17:42:06 GMT
    Police say Anthony Martinez admitted to the sexual conduct with three different children, all under the age of 11.Police say Anthony Martinez admitted to the sexual conduct with three different children, all under the age of 11.

    Police say Anthony Martinez admitted to the sexual conduct with three different children, all under the age of 11.

    Police say Anthony Martinez admitted to the sexual conduct with three different children, all under the age of 11.

  • Police: Man found stabbed outside Mt. Vernon apartment building

    Police: Man found stabbed outside Mt. Vernon apartment building

    Saturday, February 3 2018 9:20 PM EST2018-02-04 02:20:46 GMT
    Mount Vernon police are searching for clues after a man was found stabbed outside an apartment building on Sidney Avenue.Mount Vernon police are searching for clues after a man was found stabbed outside an apartment building on Sidney Avenue.

    Mount Vernon police are searching for clues after a man was found stabbed outside an apartment building on Sidney Avenue.

    Mount Vernon police are searching for clues after a man was found stabbed outside an apartment building on Sidney Avenue.

  • Warwick man arrested for attempted burglary

    Warwick man arrested for attempted burglary

    Saturday, February 3 2018 7:24 AM EST2018-02-03 12:24:33 GMT

    Police say a Warwick man is accused of leading police on a chase in Orange County after an attempted burglary.

    Police say a Warwick man is accused of leading police on a chase in Orange County after an attempted burglary.

  • Neighbors cheer closing of facility for troubled kids in Hawthorne

    Neighbors cheer closing of facility for troubled kids in Hawthorne

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:20 PM EST2018-02-20 22:20:06 GMT
    People who live in the Linda Avenue neighborhood have been calling for the closing of the Hawthorne Cedar Knolls for quite some time.People who live in the Linda Avenue neighborhood have been calling for the closing of the Hawthorne Cedar Knolls for quite some time.

    People who live in the Linda Avenue neighborhood have been calling for the closing of the Hawthorne Cedar Knolls for quite some time.

    People who live in the Linda Avenue neighborhood have been calling for the closing of the Hawthorne Cedar Knolls for quite some time.

  • New Rochelle schools mull safety measures after deadly stabbing

    New Rochelle schools mull safety measures after deadly stabbing

    Monday, February 19 2018 5:19 PM EST2018-02-19 22:19:02 GMT
    Surveillance video at a Subway restaurant on North Avenue captured some of the events prior to her stabbing down the street at a Dunkin' Donuts shop.Surveillance video at a Subway restaurant on North Avenue captured some of the events prior to her stabbing down the street at a Dunkin' Donuts shop.

    New Rochelle's school board is stepping up security measures as a 16-year-old student sits behind bars and classmates are suspended in connection with a fatal stabbing that took place near the high school.

    New Rochelle's school board is stepping up security measures as a 16-year-old student sits behind bars and classmates are suspended in connection with a fatal stabbing that took place near the high school.

  • Police: Student stabbed inside New Rochelle High School

    Police: Student stabbed inside New Rochelle High School

    Wednesday, February 7 2018 10:41 AM EST2018-02-07 15:41:03 GMT
    New Rochelle High School is on heightened security after a student was stabbed this morning.New Rochelle High School is on heightened security after a student was stabbed this morning.

    New Rochelle High School is on heightened security after a student was stabbed this morning.

    New Rochelle High School is on heightened security after a student was stabbed this morning.

  • Police: 13-year-old charged in Hastings stabbing

    Police: 13-year-old charged in Hastings stabbing

    Sunday, February 4 2018 10:54 AM EST2018-02-04 15:54:04 GMT
    Police say the teen stabbed a resident and a staff member at the Greenburgh-Graham School, a residential and treatment center for at-risk youth.Police say the teen stabbed a resident and a staff member at the Greenburgh-Graham School, a residential and treatment center for at-risk youth.

    Police say the teen stabbed a resident and a staff member at the Greenburgh-Graham School, a residential and treatment center for at-risk youth.

    Police say the teen stabbed a resident and a staff member at the Greenburgh-Graham School, a residential and treatment center for at-risk youth.

  • College students come up with plug-in to combat fake news

    College students come up with plug-in to combat fake news

    Tuesday, December 26 2017 7:00 AM EST2017-12-26 12:00:03 GMT
    Monday, January 15 2018 7:02 AM EST2018-01-15 12:02:04 GMT
    A team of college students has come up with an internet browser plug-in that identifies fake and biased news stories and then steers the user to alternative articles.A team of college students has come up with an internet browser plug-in that identifies fake and biased news stories and then steers the user to alternative articles.

    A team of college students is getting attention from internet companies and Congress after developing a browser extension that alerts users to fake and biased news stories and helps guide them to more balanced...

    A team of college students is getting attention from internet companies and Congress after developing a browser extension that alerts users to fake and biased news stories and helps guide them to more balanced coverage.

  • Immigration agents descend on dozens of 7-Eleven stores

    Immigration agents descend on dozens of 7-Eleven stores

    Wednesday, January 10 2018 12:40 PM EST2018-01-10 17:40:51 GMT
    Wednesday, January 31 2018 2:35 PM EST2018-01-31 19:35:35 GMT

    APNewsBreak: U.S. immigration agents descended on dozens of 7-Eleven stores before dawn Wednesday to open employment audits and interview workers in what officials described as the largest operation against an...

    APNewsBreak: U.S. immigration agents descended on dozens of 7-Eleven stores before dawn Wednesday to open employment audits and interview workers in what officials described as the largest operation against an employer under Donald Trump's presidency.

  • Teen faces felony charges for fake bomb threat at Ramapo H.S.

    Teen faces felony charges for fake bomb threat at Ramapo H.S.

    Thursday, December 21 2017 1:09 PM EST2017-12-21 18:09:09 GMT
    Ramapo police could be seen taking a student out of the Ramapo High School in handcuffs.Ramapo police could be seen taking a student out of the Ramapo High School in handcuffs.

    A teenager was charged with two felonies after allegedly calling in a fake bomb threat against Ramapo High School Friday morning.

    A teenager was charged with two felonies after allegedly calling in a fake bomb threat against Ramapo High School Friday morning.

  • Bomb threat forces evacuation of Spring Valley High School

    Bomb threat forces evacuation of Spring Valley High School

    Thursday, December 21 2017 10:49 AM EST2017-12-21 15:49:04 GMT
    The district says that at 7:30 a.m. a teacher found a bomb threat written on a blackboard at Spring Valley High School.The district says that at 7:30 a.m. a teacher found a bomb threat written on a blackboard at Spring Valley High School.

    The district says that at 7:30 a.m. a teacher found a bomb threat written on a blackboard at Spring Valley High School.

    The district says that at 7:30 a.m. a teacher found a bomb threat written on a blackboard at Spring Valley High School.

  • Mount Vernon man fatally shot outside Bronx restaurant

    Mount Vernon man fatally shot outside Bronx restaurant

    Saturday, September 30 2017 7:10 AM EDT2017-09-30 11:10:49 GMT

    A Mount Vernon man is dead after a fight at a Bronx restaurant, according to police. 

    A Mount Vernon man is dead after a fight at a Bronx restaurant, according to police. 

  • Peekskill man arrested for having 400 envelopes of heroin in home

    Peekskill man arrested for having 400 envelopes of heroin in home

    Saturday, September 30 2017 7:18 AM EDT2017-09-30 11:18:09 GMT

    Police in Peekskill say they have arrested a man who has a large amount of heroin in his apartment on Highland Avenue. 

    Police in Peekskill say they have arrested a man who has a large amount of heroin in his apartment on Highland Avenue. 

  • Equifax says data from 143 million Americans exposed in hack

    Equifax says data from 143 million Americans exposed in hack

    Thursday, September 7 2017 6:01 PM EDT2017-09-07 22:01:28 GMT
    Thursday, September 7 2017 6:07 PM EDT2017-09-07 22:07:54 GMT
    Credit monitoring company Equifax says a breach exposed social security numbers and other data from about 143 million Americans.Credit monitoring company Equifax says a breach exposed social security numbers and other data from about 143 million Americans.

    Credit monitoring company Equifax says breach exposed social security numbers and other data from 143 million Americans.

    Credit monitoring company Equifax says breach exposed social security numbers and other data from 143 million Americans.

  • Ex-Yonkers councilwoman released from federal prison

    Ex-Yonkers councilwoman released from federal prison

    Friday, August 25 2017 4:58 PM EDT2017-08-25 20:58:22 GMT

    Former Yonkers councilwoman Sandy Annabi has been released from prison after serving six years for federal corruption.

    Former Yonkers councilwoman Sandy Annabi has been released from prison after serving six years for federal corruption.

  • Police: Drunken driver hits Metro-North vehicle after wrong-way crash

    Police: Drunken driver hits Metro-North vehicle after wrong-way crash

    Friday, August 25 2017 12:19 PM EDT2017-08-25 16:19:45 GMT

    Police are investigating a wrong-way crash that happened in Mount Kisco early Friday morning.

    Police are investigating a wrong-way crash that happened in Mount Kisco early Friday morning.

  • Police: Teens arrested for trespassing on new Tappan Zee Bridge

    Police: Teens arrested for trespassing on new Tappan Zee Bridge

    Tuesday, August 15 2017 10:21 AM EDT2017-08-15 14:21:16 GMT

    Three teens, who sneaked onto the new Tappan Zee Bridge and posted video of themselves on YouTube, have been arrested.

    Three teens, who sneaked onto the new Tappan Zee Bridge and posted video of themselves on YouTube, have been arrested.

  • Wallkill man charged in stabbings

    Wallkill man charged in stabbings

    Tuesday, June 6 2017 1:30 PM EDT2017-06-06 17:30:14 GMT
    Detectives say they arrested Claudis Wilson, 23, after he attacked two people in the parking lot of JD's Sports Bar early Sunday morning.Detectives say they arrested Claudis Wilson, 23, after he attacked two people in the parking lot of JD's Sports Bar early Sunday morning.

    A Wallkill man is facing assault charges in connection with a double stabbing. 

    A Wallkill man is facing assault charges in connection with a double stabbing. 

  • Police: Man used phone to take pictures of woman in changing room

    Police: Man used phone to take pictures of woman in changing room

    Saturday, June 3 2017 11:25 AM EDT2017-06-03 15:25:28 GMT
    Investigators say 22-year-old Jesus Miranda used his cellphone to take the pictures in a department store in Monroe.Investigators say 22-year-old Jesus Miranda used his cellphone to take the pictures in a department store in Monroe.

    Police say a Highlands man is behind bars after being accused of taking pictures of a woman in a changing room.

    Police say a Highlands man is behind bars after being accused of taking pictures of a woman in a changing room.

  • Road rage murder suspect appears in court

    Road rage murder suspect appears in court

    Thursday, June 1 2017 3:01 PM EDT2017-06-01 19:01:39 GMT
    State police say Christian Walczyk stabbed Daniel Siino during an apparent fight outside of their cars on the Taconic Parkway Saturday night.State police say Christian Walczyk stabbed Daniel Siino during an apparent fight outside of their cars on the Taconic Parkway Saturday night.

    State police say Christian Walczyk stabbed Daniel Siino during an apparent fight outside of their cars on the Taconic Parkway Saturday night.

    State police say Christian Walczyk stabbed Daniel Siino during an apparent fight outside of their cars on the Taconic Parkway Saturday night.

  • Janitor convicted of sex crimes worked at school after arrest

    Janitor convicted of sex crimes worked at school after arrest

    Wednesday, May 31 2017 10:01 PM EDT2017-06-01 02:01:33 GMT

    Parents are asking administrators at Brookside Elementary how a janitor could work at the school for months after his arrest on sex charges.

    Parents are asking administrators at Brookside Elementary how a janitor could work at the school for months after his arrest on sex charges.

  • Ex-New Rochelle employee charged with corruption

    Ex-New Rochelle employee charged with corruption

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 3:46 PM EDT2017-05-24 19:46:46 GMT
    Authorities say John Gallagher received more than $150,000 in bribes and kickbacks between 2009 and 2013.Authorities say John Gallagher received more than $150,000 in bribes and kickbacks between 2009 and 2013.

    A former New Rochelle city employee has been arrested and indicted on federal corruption charges. 

    A former New Rochelle city employee has been arrested and indicted on federal corruption charges. 

  • Christopher St. Lawrence sentencing expected in September

    Christopher St. Lawrence sentencing expected in September

    Saturday, May 20 2017 3:58 PM EDT2017-05-20 19:58:58 GMT

    The former supervisor for the town of Ramapo has been found guilty on 20 of 22 counts of federal securities and wire fraud. 

    The former supervisor for the town of Ramapo has been found guilty on 20 of 22 counts of federal securities and wire fraud. 

  • Authorities: Man who shot police chief turned gun on himself

    Authorities: Man who shot police chief turned gun on himself

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 5:33 PM EDT2017-05-17 21:33:08 GMT
    According to a St. Luke’s hospital spokesman, Maybrook Police Chief Arnold Amthor has improved since being was shot in the shoulder on Tuesday.According to a St. Luke’s hospital spokesman, Maybrook Police Chief Arnold Amthor has improved since being was shot in the shoulder on Tuesday.

    Authorities have confirmed that a man who shot a police chief during a standoff in Orange County fatally shot himself.

    Authorities have confirmed that a man who shot a police chief during a standoff in Orange County fatally shot himself.

  • Police: Police chief shot, suspect dead after standoff

    Police: Police chief shot, suspect dead after standoff

    Tuesday, May 16 2017 6:50 PM EDT2017-05-16 22:50:07 GMT

    A domestic incident in Orange County ended Tuesday with a police chief in the hospital and a suspect dead from a gunshot wound.

    A domestic incident in Orange County ended Tuesday with a police chief in the hospital and a suspect dead from a gunshot wound.

  • Ardsley man charge with car break-ins

    Ardsley man charge with car break-ins

    Tuesday, May 16 2017 12:50 PM EDT2017-05-16 16:50:27 GMT
    Police say Shane Oglesby, 20, broke into and damaged at least four cars in Peekskill.Police say Shane Oglesby, 20, broke into and damaged at least four cars in Peekskill.

    An Ardsley man is accused of breaking into several vehicles in Peekskill. 

    An Ardsley man is accused of breaking into several vehicles in Peekskill. 

  • Threat puts Edgemont High School in lockdown

    Threat puts Edgemont High School in lockdown

    Monday, May 15 2017 4:46 PM EDT2017-05-15 20:46:52 GMT
    Police shut down the campus around 10 a.m. due to a threat that was discovered in one of the bathrooms.Police shut down the campus around 10 a.m. due to a threat that was discovered in one of the bathrooms.

    Edgemont High School in Scarsdale was placed in lockdown mode Monday morning.

    Edgemont High School in Scarsdale was placed in lockdown mode Monday morning.

  • New York eyes 'textalyzer' to combat distracted driving

    New York eyes 'textalyzer' to combat distracted driving

    Monday, May 15 2017 10:16 AM EDT2017-05-15 14:16:22 GMT
    Legislation would allow police to use a so-called "textalyzer" to determine if a driver had been clicking, tapping or swiping a mobile device in the moments before an injury-involved accident.Legislation would allow police to use a so-called "textalyzer" to determine if a driver had been clicking, tapping or swiping a mobile device in the moments before an injury-involved accident.

    Legislation would allow police to use a so-called "textalyzer" to determine if a driver had been clicking, tapping or swiping a mobile device in the moments before an injury-involved accident.   

    Legislation would allow police to use a so-called "textalyzer" to determine if a driver had been clicking, tapping or swiping a mobile device in the moments before an injury-involved accident.   

  • Secret recordings played at Ramapo supervisor’s corruption trial

    Secret recordings played at Ramapo supervisor’s corruption trial

    Thursday, May 11 2017 6:19 PM EDT2017-05-11 22:19:04 GMT

    Potentially explosive secret recordings were played for jurors Thursday in the Ramapo town supervisor's federal corruption trial. 

    Potentially explosive secret recordings were played for jurors Thursday in the Ramapo town supervisor's federal corruption trial. 

  • $10,000 reward offered in swastika vandalism case

    $10,000 reward offered in swastika vandalism case

    Monday, May 8 2017 10:20 AM EDT2017-05-08 14:20:49 GMT
    Monday, May 8 2017 10:20 AM EDT2017-05-08 14:20:49 GMT
    The Jewish Federation of Greater Orange County is offering the reward after swastikas and the words  "HEIL HITLER" were spray painted on the walls of the Beth Shalom Cemetery.The Jewish Federation of Greater Orange County is offering the reward after swastikas and the words  "HEIL HITLER" were spray painted on the walls of the Beth Shalom Cemetery.

    A $10,000 reward is now being offered to find whoever left messages of hate at a Jewish cemetery in Warwick. 

    A $10,000 reward is now being offered to find whoever left messages of hate at a Jewish cemetery in Warwick. 

  • Brinks robbery driver speaks about being denied parole

    Brinks robbery driver speaks about being denied parole

    Thursday, May 4 2017 10:26 AM EDT2017-05-04 14:26:38 GMT
    Thursday, May 4 2017 10:26 AM EDT2017-05-04 14:26:38 GMT
    Judith Clark, who was denied parole after New York's governor granted her clemency, says the decision was "communally painful" for fellow prisoners who had "connected their sense of hope" to her.Judith Clark, who was denied parole after New York's governor granted her clemency, says the decision was "communally painful" for fellow prisoners who had "connected their sense of hope" to her.

    The convicted getaway driver in the infamous 1981 Brinks robbery, which left two Nyack police officers and a security guard dead, is speaking out about being denied parole Friday. 

    The convicted getaway driver in the infamous 1981 Brinks robbery, which left two Nyack police officers and a security guard dead, is speaking out about being denied parole Friday. 

  • New Rochelle man gets 25 years to life for Iona College murder

    New Rochelle man gets 25 years to life for Iona College murder

    Wednesday, May 3 2017 1:54 PM EDT2017-05-03 17:54:06 GMT
    Wednesday, May 3 2017 5:40 PM EDT2017-05-03 21:40:55 GMT
    Westchester County District Attorney Anthony A. Scarpino, Jr. announced today that Stivenson Desir was sentenced to 25 years to life for the murder of Brandon LawrenceWestchester County District Attorney Anthony A. Scarpino, Jr. announced today that Stivenson Desir was sentenced to 25 years to life for the murder of Brandon Lawrence

    A New Rochelle man found guilty in the shooting death of an Iona College student has been sentenced to 25 years to life. 

    A New Rochelle man found guilty in the shooting death of an Iona College student has been sentenced to 25 years to life. 

  • Man rushed to hospital after Mount Vernon shooting

    Man rushed to hospital after Mount Vernon shooting

    Monday, May 1 2017 12:41 PM EDT2017-05-01 16:41:43 GMT
    Monday, May 1 2017 12:41 PM EDT2017-05-01 16:41:43 GMT

    A man was rushed to the hospital after a shooting in Mount Vernon. Police responded to the area of East 3rd Street and Franklin Avenue just before 1:30 a.m. after reports of shots fired. 

    A man was rushed to the hospital after a shooting in Mount Vernon. Police responded to the area of East 3rd Street and Franklin Avenue just before 1:30 a.m. after reports of shots fired. 

  • Police: Newburgh man sexually abused child

    Police: Newburgh man sexually abused child

    State police arrested a man who allegedly sexually abused a child. Police say 47-year-old Timothy Antonucci, of Newburgh, abused a child under the age of 13 in Newburgh and Plattekill. 

    State police arrested a man who allegedly sexually abused a child. Police say 47-year-old Timothy Antonucci, of Newburgh, abused a child under the age of 13 in Newburgh and Plattekill. 

  • Mounted police graduate from academy

    Mounted police graduate from academy

    Mounted police graduate from academy

    Twenty-two mounted officers have gone through 80 hours of training at the Rockland County Sheriff’s Department mounted unit base in Pomona.Twenty-two mounted officers have gone through 80 hours of training at the Rockland County Sheriff’s Department mounted unit base in Pomona.

    It's graduation day for more than a dozen mounted officers in the Rockland County sheriff’s department. 

    It's graduation day for more than a dozen mounted officers in the Rockland County sheriff’s department. 

  • Mayor’s brother sentenced for gun trafficking

    Mayor’s brother sentenced for gun trafficking

    The half-brother of the Mount Vernon mayor has been sentenced to four years probation and time served for federal gun trafficking charges.The half-brother of the Mount Vernon mayor has been sentenced to four years probation and time served for federal gun trafficking charges.

    The half-brother of the Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas has been sentenced for federal gun trafficking charges. 

    The half-brother of the Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas has been sentenced for federal gun trafficking charges. 

  • Suspect charged in Yonkers armed robbery

    Suspect charged in Yonkers armed robbery

    Investigators say the 29-year-old suspect was one of three men who held up two people while they sitting in a car on Summit Street on Monday night.Investigators say the 29-year-old suspect was one of three men who held up two people while they sitting in a car on Summit Street on Monday night.

    Police have arrested a Yonkers man in connection to an armed robbery. 

    Police have arrested a Yonkers man in connection to an armed robbery. 

  • Clarkstown official accused of spying for boss at disciplinary hearing

    Clarkstown official accused of spying for boss at disciplinary hearing

    The chief of staff for Clarkstown Supervisor George Hoehmann is accused of spying for his boss at a disciplinary hearing for suspended Clarkstown Police Chief Michael Sullivan.  

    The chief of staff for Clarkstown Supervisor George Hoehmann is accused of spying for his boss at a disciplinary hearing for suspended Clarkstown Police Chief Michael Sullivan.  

  • Assemblywoman Paulin targets human trafficking

    Assemblywoman Paulin targets human trafficking

    Assemblywoman Paulin targets human trafficking

    State Assemblywoman Amy Paulin introduced legislation that would require lodging facilities to train employees to recognize human trafficking from inside their workplace.State Assemblywoman Amy Paulin introduced legislation that would require lodging facilities to train employees to recognize human trafficking from inside their workplace.

    A state assemblywoman is working to curtail human trafficking in New York by making sure hotel employees receive proper training to recognize human trafficking from inside their workplace. 

    A state assemblywoman is working to curtail human trafficking in New York by making sure hotel employees receive proper training to recognize human trafficking from inside their workplace. 

  • Police: Hartsdale man busted for pot grow house

    Police: Hartsdale man busted for pot grow house

    Police say Layton McTavish operated a marijuana grow house at his home on Ridge Road.Police say Layton McTavish operated a marijuana grow house at his home on Ridge Road.

    A Hartsdale man has been busted for growing and selling marijuana, according to authorities. 

    A Hartsdale man has been busted for growing and selling marijuana, according to authorities. 

  • Marijuana farm busted in Warwick

    Marijuana farm busted in Warwick

    Warwick Police say this is a case of 'hiding in plain sight'  as a marijuana grow house was uncovered inside a half-million dollar rental home on Horizon Farms Drive.Warwick Police say this is a case of 'hiding in plain sight'  as a marijuana grow house was uncovered inside a half-million dollar rental home on Horizon Farms Drive.

    The smoke is clear in one Orange County neighborhood after police say a neighbor blew the whistle on an in-home marijuana farm. 

    The smoke is clear in one Orange County neighborhood after police say a neighbor blew the whistle on an in-home marijuana farm. 

  • Man robbed at gunpoint in Yonkers

    Man robbed at gunpoint in Yonkers

    Police say a group of men robbed another man at gunpoint at the corner of Summit Street and Ashburton Avenue.Police say a group of men robbed another man at gunpoint at the corner of Summit Street and Ashburton Avenue.
    Yonkers police are searching for suspects after an armed robbery in the city. Police say a group of men robbed another man at gunpoint before running away. Officials say it happened at the corner of Summit Street and Ashburton Avenue around 10:30 p.m. Monday. Police say the victim was not hurt.
    Yonkers police are searching for suspects after an armed robbery in the city. Police say a group of men robbed another man at gunpoint before running away. Officials say it happened at the corner of Summit Street and Ashburton Avenue around 10:30 p.m. Monday. Police say the victim was not hurt.
  • Westchester County Board of Legislators postpones vote on stricter synthetic marijuana laws

    Westchester legislators postpone synthetic pot vote

    The Westchester County Board of Legislators is set to vote Monday evening on whether to increase penalties for buying and using synthetic marijuana from just a fine under current state law to potential prison time.

    The Westchester County Board of Legislators is set to vote Monday evening on whether to increase penalties for buying and using synthetic marijuana from just a fine under current state law to potential prison time.

  • Key witness takes stand in Ramapo town supervisor’s corruption trial

    Key witness takes stand in Ramapo town supervisor’s corruption trial

    A key witness took the stand Monday in the federal corruption trial of Ramapo Town Supervisor Christopher St. Lawrence. The federal government claims St. Lawrence lied to investors and taxpayers and cooked the books in order to get favorable bond rates to build a baseball stadium. Ned Flynn, the managing director of the underwriting firm that helped finance the stadium, testified that he would have killed the deal if he had known St. Lawrence had fabricated documents. Under cr...
    A key witness took the stand Monday in the federal corruption trial of Ramapo Town Supervisor Christopher St. Lawrence. The federal government claims St. Lawrence lied to investors and taxpayers and cooked the books in order to get favorable bond rates to build a baseball stadium. Ned Flynn, the managing director of the underwriting firm that helped finance the stadium, testified that he would have killed the deal if he had known St. Lawrence had fabricated documents. Under cr...
  • Elementary school teacher accused of drug possession

    Elementary school teacher accused of drug possession

    Police say Gjon Krasnici, a teacher at the Virginia Road Elementary School, has been charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance.Police say Gjon Krasnici, a teacher at the Virginia Road Elementary School, has been charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance.

    Police say Gjon Krasnici, a teacher at the Virginia Road Elementary School, has been charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance. 

    Police say Gjon Krasnici, a teacher at the Virginia Road Elementary School, has been charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance. 

  • Valhalla Central SD teacher arrested on drug charges

    Valhalla Central SD teacher arrested on drug charges

    A teacher in the Valhalla Central School District teacher has been arrested on drug charges.

    A teacher in the Valhalla Central School District teacher has been arrested on drug charges.

  • Valhalla Central SD teacher arrested on drug charges

    Valhalla Central SD teacher arrested on drug charges

    Sunday, April 23 2017 8:11 AM EDT2017-04-23 12:11:39 GMT

    A teacher in the Valhalla Central School District teacher has been arrested on drug charges.

    A teacher in the Valhalla Central School District teacher has been arrested on drug charges.

  • Police: Home care aide from Bardonia arrested on child endangerment charges

    Police: Home care aide from Bardonia arrested on child endangerment charges

    They say 21-year-old Kathleen Anne Keffner, of Bardonia, is accused of abusing a child in a Pearl River home.They say 21-year-old Kathleen Anne Keffner, of Bardonia, is accused of abusing a child in a Pearl River home.

    Police say a home health care aide is facing child endangerment charges in Rockland County. 

    Police say a home health care aide is facing child endangerment charges in Rockland County. 

  • Teen accused of killing 2 people at a Halloween party sentenced

    Teen accused of killing 2 people at a Halloween party sentenced

    Teen accused of killing 2 people at a Halloween party sentencedTeen accused of killing 2 people at a Halloween party sentenced

    The teen responsible for killing two young women at a Halloween party last year was sentenced Thursday morning.

    The teen responsible for killing two young women at a Halloween party last year was sentenced Thursday morning.

  • Orange County teen faces multiple drug, weapon charges

    Orange County teen faces multiple drug, weapon charges

    A teenager in Orange County is police custody, facing multiple drug and weapon charges. Syed Abdul-Khabir, 17, was picked up Tuesday morning at a home on Parmenter Street in Newburgh by members of a newly-formed "Non-fatal Shooting Task Force." A felony warrant was issued back in November for the teen's arrest who, according to authorities, had previously been found with drugs. Officials conducted a search of that home, and News 12 has learned that told they found more th...

    A teenager in Orange County is police custody, facing multiple drug and weapon charges. Syed Abdul-Khabir, 17, was picked up Tuesday morning at a home on Parmenter Street in Newburgh by members of a newly-formed "Non-fatal Shooting Task Force." A felony warrant was issued back in November for the teen's arrest who, according to authorities, had previously been found with drugs. Officials conducted a search of that home, and News 12 has learned that told they found more th...

  • Opening statements heard in corruption trial of Ramapo town supervisor

    Opening statements heard in corruption trial of Ramapo town supervisor

    Jurors heard opening statements in the corruption trial of Ramapo Town Supervisor Christopher St. Lawrence Thursday. If St. Lawrence loses, he will be forced out of office and could spend dozens of years behind bars. St. Lawrence has been under investigation for years, but it wasn't until 2016 that he was formally indicted by the federal government for 22 counts of securities and wire fraud. In court on Thursday, federal prosecutors repeatedly called St. Lawrence a liar, and tol...

    Jurors heard opening statements in the corruption trial of Ramapo Town Supervisor Christopher St. Lawrence Thursday. If St. Lawrence loses, he will be forced out of office and could spend dozens of years behind bars. St. Lawrence has been under investigation for years, but it wasn't until 2016 that he was formally indicted by the federal government for 22 counts of securities and wire fraud. In court on Thursday, federal prosecutors repeatedly called St. Lawrence a liar, and tol...

  • Westchester DA warns residents to lock cars after rash of break-ins

    Westchester DA warns residents to lock cars after rash of break-ins

    The Westchester County district attorney is warning residents to lock their vehicles after a rash of car break-ins. Westchester County District Attorney Anthony Scarpino says there have been a large number of burglaries and thefts all over the county so far this year. At Westchester Auto Repair in Yonkers, managers say they see a lot of customers who have had their cars broken into near the Greystone train station. Scarpino says the best advice is to lock your car, no matter wher...

    The Westchester County district attorney is warning residents to lock their vehicles after a rash of car break-ins. Westchester County District Attorney Anthony Scarpino says there have been a large number of burglaries and thefts all over the county so far this year. At Westchester Auto Repair in Yonkers, managers say they see a lot of customers who have had their cars broken into near the Greystone train station. Scarpino says the best advice is to lock your car, no matter wher...

  • Rockland man charged with sexually assaulting child

    Rockland man charged with sexually assaulting child

    Rockland man charged with sexually assaulting childRockland man charged with sexually assaulting child

    Police say Marc Melter, 25, of Tomkins Cove, is charged with assaulting a child under the age of seven. A Rockland County man is behind bars today after police say he sexually assaulted a young child. 

    Police say Marc Melter, 25, of Tomkins Cove, is charged with assaulting a child under the age of seven. A Rockland County man is behind bars today after police say he sexually assaulted a young child. 

  • Drug kingpin sentenced to 10 years in prison

    Drug kingpin sentenced to 10 years in prison

    Brandon Masker admitted to having four people distribute cocaine in the county and surrounding areas.Brandon Masker admitted to having four people distribute cocaine in the county and surrounding areas.

    A drug kingpin in Orange County will spend the next 10 years in prison. Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler says Brandon Masker, 34, of Warwick, admitted to having four people distribute cocaine in the county and surrounding areas. 

    A drug kingpin in Orange County will spend the next 10 years in prison. Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler says Brandon Masker, 34, of Warwick, admitted to having four people distribute cocaine in the county and surrounding areas. 

  • Police arrest teen in fatal Yonkers movie theater stabbing

    Police arrest teen in fatal Yonkers movie theater stabbing

    © Yonkers police arrested a teenager Tuesday afternoon in connection with a fatal movie theater stabbing over the weekend.© Yonkers police arrested a teenager Tuesday afternoon in connection with a fatal movie theater stabbing over the weekend.

    Yonkers police arrested a teenager Tuesday afternoon in connection with a fatal movie theater stabbing over the weekend.

    Yonkers police arrested a teenager Tuesday afternoon in connection with a fatal movie theater stabbing over the weekend.

  • Scarsdale couple awoken by home invaders

    Scarsdale couple awoken by home invaders

    Investigators say a husband and wife woke up around 2 a.m. and heard the men running through their home on Berwick Road.Investigators say a husband and wife woke up around 2 a.m. and heard the men running through their home on Berwick Road.

    A Scarsdale couple were awoken to masked men invading their home early Wednesday morning, according to police.

    A Scarsdale couple were awoken to masked men invading their home early Wednesday morning, according to police.

  • Bedford Hills man charged with felony assault, could face deportation

    Bedford Hills man charged with felony assault, could face deportation

    A Bedford Hills man could be deported because of an altercation with his girlfriend. Adelso Cruz, 32, allegedly beat his girlfriend with a boot inside their home. He was arrested Friday night and was charged with felony assault. Police say immigration officials have asked them to detain Cruz, who is from Guatemala.

    A Bedford Hills man could be deported because of an altercation with his girlfriend. Adelso Cruz, 32, allegedly beat his girlfriend with a boot inside their home. He was arrested Friday night and was charged with felony assault. Police say immigration officials have asked them to detain Cruz, who is from Guatemala.

  • State 911 call centers experience brief irregularities

    State 911 call centers experience brief irregularities

    State police say residents should call dispatch at 914-742-6116 if an attempted call to 911 is not completed.State police say residents should call dispatch at 914-742-6116 if an attempted call to 911 is not completed.

    Authorities have sent out an alert about state police 911 call centers experiencing irregular phone line issues.

    Authorities have sent out an alert about state police 911 call centers experiencing irregular phone line issues.

  • Plea deal reached for man who made terroristic threats in Monroe

    Plea deal reached for man who made terroristic threats in Monroe

    The man accused of making a terroristic threat and triggering a bomb scare in Monroe last year reached a plea deal Tuesday.

    The man accused of making a terroristic threat and triggering a bomb scare in Monroe last year reached a plea deal Tuesday. 

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