Lou Young

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Snow, Ice, Rain Pound Tri-State Area; System Will Last Into Thursday

If you were hoping for spring weather, you’re going to have to wait a bit longer.

03/03/2015

Lacey Spears was convicted in the death of her son, Garnett Spears (inset) on Monday, March 2. (Credit: CBS2)

Lacey Spears Convicted Of Killing Her 5-Year-Old Son With Lethal Dose Of Salt

The jury deliberated for 2 1/2 days and found Spears, 27, guilty of second-degree, depraved indifference murder.

03/02/2015

Lacey Spears is accused of killing her son, Garnett, by feeding him lethal levels of salt. (Credit: Westchester County District Attorney's Office)

Lawyer In Murder Trial: Medical Treatment, Not Lacey Spears, To Blame For Son’s Elevated Sodium Level

Riebling said the prosecution’s failure to allege a motive “offends our senses.” He also accused police of botching the investigation, WCBS 880’s Marla Diamond reported.

02/26/2015

Police are looking into whether the three bank robbers pictured above are the same woman or different people (Credit: CBS2)

Police Probe If Female Bank Robber In Darien Is Linked To 2 Other Bank Robberies

Police are investigating if a woman who robbed a Darien, Connecticut bank Tuesday is connected to two other robberies.

02/25/2015

Former state Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver outside court with his attorney on FEb. 24, 2015. (credit: Kevin Rincon/1010 WINS)

Ex-NY Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver Pleads Not Guilty In Bribery Case

Former state Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver’s lawyers are asking a judge to throw out a bribery case against him, saying the prosecutor went too far in discussing the case publicly.

02/24/2015

Glen Hochman, Deanna Hochman, and Alissa Hochman (credit: Handouts/CBS2)

Chief: Suicide Note Indicated Killings Of Retired White Plains Cop, Teen Daughters ‘Premeditated’

Police believe 52-year-old Glen Hochman shot and killed his daughters, 17-year-old Alissa and 13-year-old Deanna, and himself on Saturday.

02/23/2015

Mechanics say not letting your car warm up in these brutally cold temperatures is just asking for trouble. (Photo: CBS2)

Brutal Cold Doing A Number On Car Batteries: Make Sure To Warm Up Your Ride!

This is the kind of cold that routinely sucks half the power from a car battery. If yours is already less than top notch that could be a problem.

02/20/2015

A carbon monoxide leak was detected in this house in Chestnut Ridge, N.Y ., on Feb. 19, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

9 Chestnut Ridge Family Members Hospitalized After Carbon Monoxide Leak

\Paramedics entering the house knew immediately what the problem was, as the carbon monoxide detectors in their med bags went off.

02/19/2015

A driver holds a sign meant to assert his right to remain silent at a sobriety checkpoint (Credit: CBS2)

New Viral Videos Question Constitutionality Of Sobriety Checkpoints

The idea is to roll up to a sobriety checkpoint, display the sign and your license and not say a word — essentially asserting your rights.

02/17/2015

A piece of property sitting across the New York and Connecticut state lines is at the center of a tax dispute. (Credit: CBS2)

Home Sitting On Conn-NY Line At The Middle Of Bizarre Property Dispute

A woman claims that she lost ownership of half of her house in an interstate property-tax dispute.

02/13/2015

Officer Peter Liang (center) (credit: CBS2)

Peter Liang, NYPD Officer Charged In Death Of Akai Gurley, Pleads Not Guilty To Manslaughter

Officer Peter Liang pleaded not guilty Wednesday in the Nov. 20 death of 28-year-old Akai Gurley.

02/11/2015

Slick conditions on the Saw Mill River Parkway in Chappaqua on Feb. 9, 2015. (credit: Ilana Gold/CBS2)

Wintry Mix Creates Slick Roadways Across Tri-State Area

A winter weather advisory is in effect for New York City, Long Island, Rockland and Westchester counties and for parts of New Jersey and Connecticut until midnight Tuesday morning.

02/09/2015

An NTSB investigator examines train involved in MetroNorth accident at maintenance facility. (Credit: National Transportation Safety Board)

Senator: Safety Devices May Have Been Insufficient At Metro-North Crash Site

The National Transportation Safety Board on Friday said the engineer and conductor in the Metro-North accident and fire this week went out of their way to bring as many passengers to safety as possible.

02/06/2015

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Final Victim Identified In Deadly Metro-North Crash

A research scientist from Chappaqua has been identified as the final victim of the six people who were killed when a Metro-North train hit an SUV stopped on the tracks at a railroad crossing.

02/05/2015

Investigators on the scene of the Metro-North train crash in Valhalla, NY on Feb. 4, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

NTSB Investigating Deadly Metro-North Crash

The crash Tuesday evening involved a Harlem Line train and a SUV that was stopped on the tracks at a crossing on Commerce Street in Valhalla.

02/04/2015

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