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  • Westbound Tappan Zee Bridge slated for August opening

    Westbound Tappan Zee Bridge slated for August opening

    Thursday, July 20 2017 5:26 PM EDT2017-07-20 21:26:45 GMT

    The Rockland-bound span of the new Tappan Zee Bridge will likely open for use in August, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Thursday. 

    The Rockland-bound span of the new Tappan Zee Bridge will likely open for use in August, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Thursday. 

  • WWE's Shane McMahon among 2 rescued after chopper lands at sea

    WWE's Shane McMahon among 2 rescued after chopper lands at sea

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 4:55 PM EDT2017-07-19 20:55:41 GMT
    The helicopter is registered to the "Awesome Flight" company out of White Plains, which does private charters and tours.The helicopter is registered to the "Awesome Flight" company out of White Plains, which does private charters and tours.

    Officials say a White Plains-based chopper helicopter made an emergency landing this morning in waters off the South Shore of Long Island. 

    Officials say a White Plains-based chopper helicopter made an emergency landing this morning in waters off the South Shore of Long Island. 

  • Police investigation prompts I-95 shutdown near exit 18B

    Police investigation prompts I-95 shutdown near exit 18B

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 10:21 PM EDT2017-07-19 02:21:04 GMT
    Authorities closed the northbound lanes of Interstate 95 near exit 18B after finding an injured man in the area -- a move that snarled traffic for hours and stranded thousands of drivers.Authorities closed the northbound lanes of Interstate 95 near exit 18B after finding an injured man in the area -- a move that snarled traffic for hours and stranded thousands of drivers.

    Authorities closed the northbound lanes of Interstate 95 near exit 18B after finding an injured man in the area -- a move that snarled traffic for hours and stranded thousands of drivers.

    Authorities closed the northbound lanes of Interstate 95 near exit 18B after finding an injured man in the area -- a move that snarled traffic for hours and stranded thousands of drivers.

  • Police: 3 injured in Annsville Circle crash

    Police: 3 injured in Annsville Circle crash

    Monday, July 17 2017 6:50 PM EDT2017-07-17 22:50:00 GMT
    Authorities say one person had to be airlifted to the hospital with serious injuries.Authorities say one person had to be airlifted to the hospital with serious injuries.

    Three people were injured today in an accident in Annsville Circle area of Cortlandt.

    Three people were injured today in an accident in Annsville Circle area of Cortlandt.

  • Hudson Valley commuters face 'Summer of Hell'

    Hudson Valley commuters face 'Summer of Hell'

    Tuesday, July 11 2017 9:26 AM EDT2017-07-11 13:26:55 GMT

    A massive repair project dubbed the "Summer of Hell" began Monday at New York Penn Station.

    A massive repair project dubbed the "Summer of Hell" began Monday at New York Penn Station.

  • Commuters: "Summer of Hell" not so bad yet

    Commuters: "Summer of Hell" not so bad yet

    Tuesday, July 11 2017 12:43 PM EDT2017-07-11 16:43:44 GMT
    While there were no major problems during Monday's commutes, some riders the News 12 they were still inconvenienced.While there were no major problems during Monday's commutes, some riders the News 12 they were still inconvenienced.

    Hudson Valley rail commuters are telling News 12 that the beginning of the so-called “Summer of Hell” hasn’t been so bad yet. 

    Hudson Valley rail commuters are telling News 12 that the beginning of the so-called “Summer of Hell” hasn’t been so bad yet. 

  • Messy weather brings slick conditions on local roadways

    Messy weather brings slick conditions on local roadways

    Friday, July 7 2017 11:50 AM EDT2017-07-07 15:50:05 GMT

    News 12’s Carolyn Rowe drove through torrential rain in Orange County, with drivers pulling over to the side of roads because they had no visibility through their windshields.

    News 12’s Carolyn Rowe drove through torrential rain in Orange County, with drivers pulling over to the side of roads because they had no visibility through their windshields.

  • Penn Station delays expected after NJ train derailment

    Penn Station delays expected after NJ train derailment

    Friday, July 7 2017 9:17 AM EDT2017-07-07 13:17:59 GMT

    Some delays are expected at Penn Station today after a train derailment Thursday night. 

    Some delays are expected at Penn Station today after a train derailment Thursday night. 

  • Plan to move crane canceled at Tappan Zee Bridge

    Plan to move crane canceled at Tappan Zee Bridge

    Friday, July 7 2017 8:45 AM EDT2017-07-07 12:45:10 GMT
    A plan to move a mobile crane was canceled Friday as construction continues on the Tappan Zee Bridge.A plan to move a mobile crane was canceled Friday as construction continues on the Tappan Zee Bridge.

    A plan to move a mobile crane was canceled Friday as construction continues on the Tappan Zee Bridge. 

    A plan to move a mobile crane was canceled Friday as construction continues on the Tappan Zee Bridge. 

  • Cigarette may have caused Tarrytown track fire

    Cigarette may have caused Tarrytown track fire

    Thursday, July 6 2017 8:44 AM EDT2017-07-06 12:44:15 GMT
    Fire officials say the fire was reported around 5 p.m. at the Tarrytown train station.Fire officials say the fire was reported around 5 p.m. at the Tarrytown train station.

    A tossed cigarette butt may be the cause of a fire on train tracks in Westchester County on Wednesday. 

    A tossed cigarette butt may be the cause of a fire on train tracks in Westchester County on Wednesday. 

  • Fireworks cause SUV fire on Thruway; 5 hurt

    Fireworks cause SUV fire on Thruway; 5 hurt

    Tuesday, July 4 2017 4:42 PM EDT2017-07-04 20:42:13 GMT

    Authorities in Orange County are investigating a fireworks mishap Monday that caused an SUV to explode, injuring five New York City men.

    Authorities in Orange County are investigating a fireworks mishap Monday that caused an SUV to explode, injuring five New York City men.

  • NTSB report: Heat, speed caused Rye Metro-North derailment

    NTSB report: Heat, speed caused Rye Metro-North derailment

    Monday, July 3 2017 8:42 AM EDT2017-07-03 12:42:04 GMT
    According to the official report, there was a misalignment on the tracks because of the heat and the engineer did not comply with a temporary speed restriction that was put in place because of that misalignment.According to the official report, there was a misalignment on the tracks because of the heat and the engineer did not comply with a temporary speed restriction that was put in place because of that misalignment.

    According to the official report, there was a misalignment on the tracks because of the heat and the engineer did not comply with a temporary speed restriction that was put in place because of that misalignment.

    According to the official report, there was a misalignment on the tracks because of the heat and the engineer did not comply with a temporary speed restriction that was put in place because of that misalignment.

  • New York to name new Tappan Zee Bridge after Mario Cuomo

    New York to name new Tappan Zee Bridge after Mario Cuomo

    Friday, June 30 2017 7:31 AM EDT2017-06-30 11:31:57 GMT
    The former governor's son, Gov. Andrew Cuomo, on Thursday signed into law a bill naming the new Tappan Zee Bridge the Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge.The former governor's son, Gov. Andrew Cuomo, on Thursday signed into law a bill naming the new Tappan Zee Bridge the Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge.

    New York state is naming its newest bridge after the late Gov. Mario Cuomo.

    New York state is naming its newest bridge after the late Gov. Mario Cuomo.

  • Truck driver sought in fatal I-95 hit-and-run

    Truck driver sought in fatal I-95 hit-and-run

    Monday, June 5 2017 7:13 PM EDT2017-06-05 23:13:23 GMT
    State police say a Queens man was hit around 1 a.m. today on the southbound side of I-95 near Exit 18B.State police say a Queens man was hit around 1 a.m. today on the southbound side of I-95 near Exit 18B.

    A driver changing a tire on I-95 in Mamaroneck was fatally struck by a hit-and-run truck driver overnight. 

    Authorities are looking for the driver of a tractor-trailer who hit and killed a man trying to change his tire on I-95.

  • 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.   

  • Judge rules 'probable cause' to charge Amtrak derailment engineer

    Judge rules 'probable cause' to charge Amtrak derailment engineer

    Monday, May 15 2017 1:39 AM EDT2017-05-15 05:39:59 GMT
    A Philadelphia judge has ruled that there is "probable cause" to charge Amtrak engineer Brandon Bostian in the deadly 2015 train derailment.A Philadelphia judge has ruled that there is "probable cause" to charge Amtrak engineer Brandon Bostian in the deadly 2015 train derailment.

    A Philadelphia judge has ruled that there is "probable cause" to charge Amtrak engineer Brandon Bostian in the deadly 2015 train derailment.

    A Philadelphia judge has ruled that there is "probable cause" to charge Amtrak engineer Brandon Bostian in the deadly 2015 train derailment.

  • State to enforce 'Move Over' law

    State to enforce 'Move Over' law

    Thruway workers, state police and tow truck operators are handing out flyers today along interstate rest stops like the one in Ramapo to remind drivers of the "Move Over" law.Thruway workers, state police and tow truck operators are handing out flyers today along interstate rest stops like the one in Ramapo to remind drivers of the "Move Over" law.

    Drivers across the Hudson Valley are being reminded to clear the way for first responders. 

    Drivers across the Hudson Valley are being reminded to clear the way for first responders. 

  • Operation Safe Stop hopes to protect school kids

    Operation Safe Stop hopes to protect school kids

    Police say the goal is to reduce fatalities and injuries to school children while educating motorists about the laws regarding school buses and bus stops.Police say the goal is to reduce fatalities and injuries to school children while educating motorists about the laws regarding school buses and bus stops.

    Police across the state and in the Hudson Valley are cracking down on motorists who fail to stop for school buses. 

    Police across the state and in the Hudson Valley are cracking down on motorists who fail to stop for school buses. 

  • Uber upgrades user ratings

    Uber upgrades user ratings

    The ride-hailing app is now making it easier for you to see your user rating.The ride-hailing app is now making it easier for you to see your user rating.

    On-demand car service Uber wants you to respect your driver when you hop in the car. 

    On-demand car service Uber wants you to respect your driver when you hop in the car. 

  • Pedestrian struck by car in New Rochelle

    Pedestrian struck by car in New Rochelle

    A man was hit by a car and seriously injured in New Rochelle on Tuesday evening.A man was hit by a car and seriously injured in New Rochelle on Tuesday evening.

    A man was hit by a car and seriously injured in New Rochelle on Tuesday evening. Police say it happened on North Avenue around 10 p.m. 

    A man was hit by a car and seriously injured in New Rochelle on Tuesday evening. Police say it happened on North Avenue around 10 p.m. 

  • Schumer calls for CSX changes in wake of accident

    Schumer calls for CSX changes in wake of accident

    Sen. Chuck SchumerSen. Chuck Schumer

    Sen. Chuck Schumer was in Rockland County Monday to call for train safety changes after last week's truck-train crash in Haverstraw. Schumer joined Rockland County Executive Ed Day near the train tracks on New Main Street in Haverstraw, where last week a CSX train collided with a commercial truck carrying cars. Schumer says he is asking the Department of Transportation and the Department of Energy to finalize a review of the transportation of highly flammable oil shipments. Schumer ...

    Sen. Chuck Schumer was in Rockland County Monday to call for train safety changes after last week's truck-train crash in Haverstraw. 

  • News

    Gov. Cuomo unveils plan to fast-track transportation hub

    Gov. Cuomo unveils plan to fast-track transportation hub

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo was in the Hudson Valley Sunday to announce a plan to fast-track a major, local infrastructure project.Gov. Andrew Cuomo was in the Hudson Valley Sunday to announce a plan to fast-track a major, local infrastructure project.

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo was in the Hudson Valley Sunday to announce a plan to fast-track a major, local infrastructure project.

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo was in the Hudson Valley Sunday to announce a plan to fast-track a major, local infrastructure project.

  • News

    Milestone reached at new Tappan Zee Bridge

    Milestone reached at new Tappan Zee Bridge

    Construction crews reached another milestone in the construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge.Construction crews reached another milestone in the construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge.

    Construction crews reached another milestone in the construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge. 

    Construction crews reached another milestone in the construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge. 

  • News

    Drivers warned against dangers of drowsy driving

    Drivers warned against dangers of drowsy driving

    As daylight saving time kicks off, the New York State Partnership Against Drowsy Driving is emphasizing the danger of being tired behind the wheel.As daylight saving time kicks off, the New York State Partnership Against Drowsy Driving is emphasizing the danger of being tired behind the wheel.

    As daylight saving time kicks off, the New York State Partnership Against Drowsy Driving is emphasizing the danger of being tired behind the wheel.

    As daylight saving time kicks off, the New York State Partnership Against Drowsy Driving is emphasizing the danger of being tired behind the wheel.

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