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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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Varsity Boys Soccer Game Ends With Arrest In New Rochelle

Police were called to scene after an altercation broke out just before halftime Wednesday during the varsity boys soccer game between White Plains and New Rochelle.

10/10/2013

White Plains Metro-North Station

Woman Pushed In Front Of Metro-North Train In White Plains

A 21-year-old White Plans woman underwent surgery Wednesday afternoon for serious injuries she suffered after being pushed onto the Metro-North tracks in front of a moving train.

09/25/2013

Archbishop Stepinac High School's digital library, as seen on a tablet (credit: CBS 2)

White Plains High School Goes Super High-Tech, Drops Traditional Books

Instead of students lugging around heavy textbooks for each class, they are now required to have a laptop or tablet.

09/18/2013

White Plains YMCA Fire

2 Bodies Found In White Plains YMCA Fire

Two men were found dead early Saturday when firefighters responded to a blaze at the YMCA in White Plains, authorities confirmed Saturday morning.

08/31/2013

Stories from Main Street - Photo: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880

Stories From Main Street: White Plains Man Launches 10,000 PB&Js To Help The Homeless

P.J. Collins and a team of volunteers make about 500 sandwiches and pack bags with water bottles and chocolates. Then, they drive to Manhattan and go from the Upper West Side to the Lower East Side delivering the sandwiches.

08/19/2013

Sink Spigot

Lawsuit: Westchester County Failing To Comply With Safe Water Drinking Act

A significant portion of Westchester County’s water supply could contain a dangerous microscopic parasite that can cause a potentially fatal gastrointestinal illness for which authorities say there is no known treatment.

08/06/2013

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