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An accident on the Taconic Parkway during snow on Nov. 26, 2014. (credit: Lou Young/CBS2)

Thanksgiving Travelers Across Tri-State Fight Through Rain, Snow

One of the busiest, most stressful travel days of the year poses special challenges as travelers on their way to Thanksgiving celebrations contend with a nor’easter packing rain and snow.

11/26/2014

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Rain, Snow Threatens Thanksgiving Getaway

Some Thanksgiving travelers along the East Coast were heading out early because of a forecast calling for a nor’easter that will bring rain and snow.

11/25/2014

Akai Gurley, man shot to death inside the stairwell of a Brooklyn housing complex by a rookie police officer. (credit: Exploretalent.com)

Lawmakers Discuss Police Shooting Of Unarmed Brooklyn Man With Prosecutors

The medical examiner’s office said Sunday that 28-year-old Akai Gurley died from a single bullet to the torso.

11/24/2014

Emily Dearden (credit: Yonkers Police Department)

Police: NYPD Psychologist Emily Dearden Charged In Shooting Of Developer Husband

A Yonkers woman whose husband has accused her of trying to kill him in a 2013 shooting has been charged with second-degree attempted murder, police said.

11/21/2014

James Muriel was the motorman driving a D Train when a man was shoved off a platform and killed in the Bronx, on Sunday, Nov. 16. (Credit: CBS2)

Motorman: Deadly Subway Shoving Incident Was Like Reliving A Nightmare

The deadly subway push in the Bronx this last weekend left a haunting memory for the motorman who was operating the D Train that took the man’s life.

11/18/2014

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Westchester Community College Cancels Basketball Season Amid Transcript Scandal

There’s something missing from the late autumn mood at Westchester Community College: the sound of basketballs. The gym has been locked and the season silenced over deepening grade scandal among student athletes.

11/14/2014

Stolen merchandise recovered from about two dozen burglaries in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut (credit: CBS2)

Cops In Westchester County Help Bust Up Alleged Cul-De-Sac Burglary Ring

Harrison police conducted a two-month investigation along with the Westchester district attorney, NYPD and Bergen County prosecutor before arresting seven people.

11/13/2014

Kenneth Dearden (left) claims in a lawsuit that his wife, Emily Dearden, shot him. (Credit: CBS2)

Yonkers Man Sues Wife, Accuses Her Of Cheating, Trying To Kill Him

A bitter fight has broken out between a Westchester County husband and wife – with allegations of adultery, and attempted murder and the middle of the night.

11/13/2014

Benjamin Seitz  (family photo)

Connecticut Man Charged In Death Of 15-Month-Old Son In Hot Car Appears In Court

Kyle Seitz turned himself in to Ridgefield town police on Tuesday after learning there was a warrant for his arrest, police said. He was charged with negligent homicide.

11/12/2014

Rachel Sack (Credit: CBS2)

Friends, Family Stunned By Hit-Run Death Of Young Connecticut Mother

The 23-year-old mother of a 9-week-old infant was fatally injured as she walked along Great Pasture Road just after midnight Saturday morning.

11/11/2014

Rescuers pull a boy from a quarry at Cranberry Lake Preserves on Nov. 11, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Boy, 10, Falls Into Quarry In Westchester County

A 10-year-old boy fell into a quarry at a park outside White Plains Tuesday afternoon.

11/11/2014

Gun Surrendered In New Haven Buyback Event (credit: CBS 2)

Local Governments Turn Up The Heat On Gun Companies, Push For New ‘Smart Gun’ Technology

You could call it gun control without legislation. Local governments that buy handguns for their police departments are asking, as customers, for a change in the way that gun makers do business.

11/10/2014

A flier apparently recruiting for a porn studio has been appearing on college campuses in New Rochelle. (Credit: CBS2)

Fliers Apparently Recruiting For Porn Studio Appear On New Rochelle College Campuses

The fliers put up near college campuses in New Rochelle looked like any other until people got a close look – a porn producer was apparently looking for new players.

11/10/2014

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Proposal To Trim Rockland County Sheriff’s Patrol Deputies Comes Under Fire

Police and their supporters have fired back against the Rockland County Executive Ed Day’s proposal to trim 37 sheriff’s patrol deputies.

11/07/2014

Reyda LaMadrid was killed in a crash in White Plains early on Monday, Nov. 3. An off-duty local firefighter has been charged in the incident. (Credit: CBS2)

Sources To CBS2: Drugs Found In Vehicle Of White Plains Firefighter Who Killed Mother Of 3 In Crash

Numb with grief, the teenage children of Reyda LaMadrid said goodbye and vented their frustration at the way their mother died—allegedly at the hands of a drunk, off-duty White Plains firefighter.

11/06/2014

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