Sanders Calls Indian Point Nuclear Plant Disaster Waiting To HappenU.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-Vermont) was campaigning in Wisconsin Monday, but he still had New York on his mind.
125 Arrested As Part Of Yearlong Westchester Heroin SweepA task force involving local police, county police and the FBI was formed in early 2014 after a surge in heroin use and 85 overdose deaths in Westchester in 2012 and 2013.
Indian Point Nuclear Reactor Shut Down Due To Generator ProblemPlant owner Entergy Nuclear says there was no release of radioactivity. The company says a controller device failed Monday night in one of four steam generators attached to Indian Point 3.
NRC To Allow Indian Point Reactor To Operate With Expired LicenseThe renewal process could be more than a year, given the controversy involved. New York state and environmental groups have voiced opposition to a new 20-year license.
Riverkeeper Calls For Shutdown Of Indian Point In NRC FilingThursday marked yet another call for the shutdown of the Indian Point nuclear power facility in Westchester County, citing possible danger to the area.
Safety Concerns Might Mean Shutdown For Indian PointA local nuclear power plant faces a possible shutdown after officials and activists have expressed fear over the facility's operations.
Report: More Blackouts If Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant Is ShutteredA draft report said that closing Indian Point would degrade New York's electric grid. Gov. Cuomo opposes the new licenses for Entergy, calling the plant unsafe.
Indian Point Spokesman, Critic React To NRC Approval Of New Nuke PlantNot since before the Three Mile Island accident in 1979 have federal regulators approved a license for a new nuclear plant - until now.
Street Vendor Who Alerted Cops To Times Square Bombing Seeking Congressional OfficeDuane Jackson said his brush with terrorism and celebrity taught him that it made sense to get involved.
NRDC, Riverkeeper Look At Replacement Options For For Indian PointAn environmental group says that if the Indian Point nuclear plant suffered an accident like the one in Japan, the consequences could be worse.
Poll Shows Half Of Residents Living Near Indian Point In Buchanan OK With PlantThe NY1-YNN-Marist College poll released Tuesday night shows 49 percent of the adults living nearby are against closing Indian Point.
Debate Surrounding Indian Point Nuclear Plant Continues To Rage In New YorkThe two reactors in Buchanan, 35 miles up the Hudson River from midtown Manhattan, provide about a quarter of the power used in New York City and Westchester County.