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Kerry Kennedy and her mom Ethel Kennedy leave the courthouse in White Plains, NY after Kerry Kennedy was acquitted of drugged driving on Feb. 28, 2014. (credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

Kerry Kennedy Found Not Guilty Of Drugged-Driving

Kennedy hugged and clasped hands with her lawyers as a six-person jury cleared her of driving while impaired, a misdemeanor.

02/28/2014

FILE -- Kerry Kennedy (credit: Getty Images)

Jury Deliberations To Resume Friday In Kerry Kennedy Drugged-Driving Case

The defense rested its case Thursday after calling a final witness to stand and introducing a medical journal article that appears to bolster her testimony.

02/27/2014

Rabbi Alfredo Borodowski pleads guilty in four instances of posing as a police officer during a road rage incident. (credit: sulamyaakov.org)

Police Impersonating ‘Road Rage Rabbi’ Pleads Guilty In Fourth Westchester Incident

Rabbi Alfredo Borodowski pleaded guilty Thursday in Mamaroneck Village Court to second-degree harassment. He will get no jail time or probation if he stays out of trouble for a year.

02/27/2014

FILE -- Kerry Kennedy (credit: Getty Images)

Kerry Kennedy: I Didn’t Know I Took Sleeping Pill

Kennedy testified that she thought she had taken her thyroid medication, but must have taken a sleeping pill by mistake.

02/26/2014

Surveillance camera (file/credit: clipart.com)

White Plains Law To Require Some Businesses To Have Security Cameras

The new law requires those businesses to maintain high-quality digital recorders and to turn over the images to police upon request.

02/12/2014

Ice: Pedestrian Hazards

Officials Warn Of Dangers For Pedestrians As Icy Conditions Bear Down

The icy weather coming Wednesday could make for some treacherous footing, and everyone in the Tri-State Area was advised to make sure they tread carefully.

02/04/2014

President of RFK Center Kerry Kennedy speaks onstage at Robert F. Kennedy Center For Justice And Human Rights 2013 Ripple Of Hope Awards Dinner at New York Hilton Midtown on December 11, 2013 in New York City. (credit: Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images for Robert F. Kennedy Center For Justice And Human Rights)

Kerry Kennedy’s Drugged Driving Trial Moved To Westchester County Court

A judge has ruled that the single courtroom in a small suburban town can’t handle the drugged-driving trial of Kerry Kennedy. Her lawyers argued there are obstacles to holding a high-profile trial in the town courtroom in Armonk.

01/15/2014

Police on the scene of a shooting that left one man wounded at a deli in West Orange. (Credit CBS 2)

Ski Mask Wearing Gunman Shoots Man Inside Of Bronx Deli

The victim was shot in the neck shortly before 10 p.m. He was rushed to Jacobi Medical Center. It remains unclear whether the victim was an employee or a customer.

01/13/2014

Students at the New York School for the Deaf in White Plains (credit: Sean Adams/WCBS 880)

Stories From Main Street: Funding A New Playground At The New York School For The Deaf

The budget is tight in Albany, so the School for the Deaf is raising money at crowdrise.com. The school is aiming to raise $45,000 to fund a special rubber surface to accommodate children that use walkers or wheelchairs.

01/13/2014

Frozen pipes caused by frigid temperatures keep plumbers around the Tri-State area busy (file/credit: CBS 2)

Plumbers Thaw Pipes As Deep Freeze Blasts Into Tri-State Area Homes

With no insulation in the couple’s exterior kitchen wall the frigid, cold air blasted into their home, froze pipes, and left the couple without hot water.

01/07/2014

The Walmart logo is displayed on a shopping cart. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Bomb Scare Prompts Evacuation Of White Plains Walmart On Black Friday

Police Chief James Bradley said store officials received two threatening phone calls shortly before 1 p.m. and decided to evacuate.

11/29/2013

Gray Thursday

Shoppers Rush Stores For ‘Gray Thursday’ On Thanksgiving Day

In a decision that has met with mixed reaction, more and more retailers have decided to open on Thanksgiving Day for pre-Black Friday sales.

11/28/2013

Travelers check in for holiday flights at O'Hare International Airport on November 27, 2013 in Chicago. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Storm Upends Some Holiday Travel

Heavy rain and winds began sweeping through the area Tuesday night, causing holiday travel head aches for some early Wednesday.

11/27/2013

Handcuff (credit: clipart.com)

Rape Charges For Former White Plains Teacher After Alleged Encounters With Boy, 14

A former Westchester County teacher was arraigned on rape charges Wednesday, after she allegedly had a sexual affair with a 14-year-old boy who attended her school.

11/06/2013

Larry Mulqueen (credit: Clarkstown Police)

Nanuet Man Gets 15-Month Prison Sentence For Making Death Threats Against Politicians

A federal judge told Lawrence Mulqueen he is entitled to have opinions, but his postings had crossed the line into criminal behavior.

10/16/2013

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