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Rockland County Legislator Aaron Weider talks with CBS2's Lou Young about a piece of hate mail that showed his face superimposed on a photo of an ISIS beheading victim. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Rockland Legislator Shocked By Hate Mail Referencing ISIS Terror

An unknown person tapped into ISIS terror imagery to intimidate a Rockland County politician, in a delivery with criminal implications.

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Celebration held at Beth El Synagogue in New Rochelle ahead of the first night of Chanukah (Credit: CBS2)

Tri-State Area Families Mark Beginning Of Chanukah Festivities

Chanukah began at sundown and celebrations continue through Dec. 24.

12/16/2014

Petitions at St. Thomas More Church urging the New York Archdiocese not to close parish. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

More New York Churches May Close In 2015

Money woes continue for New York’s Catholic churches as more parishes could close next year.

12/15/2014

PBA President Patrick Lynch speaks out about the case of Eric Garner, who died in police custody on Staten Island, on Aug. 5, 2014. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

PBA To De Blasio, Mark-Viverito: Don’t Come To Officers’ Funerals If They’re Killed On Duty

An icy wind is blowing from the Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association to City Hall, in the form of a letter directed at Mayor Bill de Blasio and City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito.

12/12/2014

The American Museum of Natural History was evacuated Friday, Dec. 12, due to a fire. (Credit: Robert Keus/Twitter)

Small Fire Prompts Evacuation Of American Museum Of Natural History

The American Museum of Natural History was evacuated Friday afternoon, after a small fire broke out.

12/12/2014

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Lagrangeville Light Show Breaks Guinness World Record

What started as a bright idea to celebrate the holidays has turned into a world record.

12/11/2014

Car damaged after nor'easter suddenly changed from rain to ice on roads in Woodbury, New York on Dec. 9., 2014 (Credit: CBS2)

Sudden Morning Freeze Causes Chaos On Roads Around Woodbury

The bent, bashed and battered victims of Tuesday morning’s ice are on display where rain met plummeting temperatures before dawn in Woodbury.

12/09/2014

Manuela Morgado was sentenced to 20 years to life in prison on Friday, Dec. 5, after admitting to killing her 4-year-old son in Westchester County. (Credit: CBS2)

Manuela Morgado Sentenced In 2012 Murder Of 4-Year-Old Son Jake

Morgado, who previously pleaded guilty to second-degree murder, was sentenced Friday to 20 years to life in prison.

12/05/2014

A poster of suspects charged in "Operation Street Sweeper II" hangs during a news conference in New Rochelle on Dec. 3, 2014. (credit: Sean Adams/WCBS 880)

Cops Arrest 64 In New Rochelle Drug Sweep

With the help of the FBI and DEA, police rounded up 64 alleged low-level heroin dealers. “Operation Street Sweeper 2″ launched at 4 a.m.

12/03/2014

Judith Clark was convicted as a getaway driver in the 1981 Brinks armored car robbery in Rockland County. (Credit: CBS2)

Rockland Officials To Cuomo: Don’t Free Brinks Robbery Getaway Driver

The Rockland County district attorney’s office said paperwork arrived from Cuomo’s office about a possible commutation of Clark’s sentence. The DA’s office said it will oppose her release.

12/02/2014

Kristy Barbosa (left), Paulo R. Barbosa (middle). Paula Ligotti (right) Credit: Nassau County PD

3 Arrested In Counterfeit Goods Raid At Long Island Store

The arrests were made on Thanksgiving night during a raid by Nassau County police at the Lavish Creations store in Wantagh.

12/01/2014

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N.J. Father Allegedly Left Children Alone To Go To Outlet Mall On Black Friday

Police arrested a New Jersey father for allegedly leaving his young children alone to go to the Woodbury Common Outlet Mall Friday.

11/28/2014

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

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