The 61-year-old Crawford has spent about 30 years in prison for non-fatal stabbings of women in New York and South Carolina.
The charge, carjacking with intent to cause death, carries a maximum sentence of life in prison or death. Prosecutors will decide later whether to seek the death penalty.
The president flew into Westchester County Airport in White Plains on Friday and some fear the visit could affect travel plans for many New Yorkers heading out of town for Labor Day weekend.
When many New Yorkers are heading out of town for Labor Day weekend, President Barack Obama is heading not to the city, but to Westchester County for a pair of events.
Police said the three men walked into the Tourneau watch store inside the mall, smashed a display case with a hammer and stole seven Rolex watches worth a total value of about $315,000.
Westchester County health officials are warning residents about the possibility of rabid bats.
The nationwide P.F. Chang’s restaurant chain has been hit with a security breach involving credit and debit card data, and two Tri-State Area locations have been affected.
The officer remained hospitalized Sunday in stable condition at the Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla.
The officer was struck on the Hutchinson River Parkway in White Plains at around 9:30 p.m.
Severe thunderstorms barreled through the Tri-State Area for the second day in a row Tuesday, making a mess of the roads just in time for the afternoon rush hour and keeping a threat of continuing rain well into the night.
Dramatic video released Friday shows a fiery crash and a daring rescue at a Westchester County gas station earlier this week.
Kennedy hugged and clasped hands with her lawyers as a six-person jury cleared her of driving while impaired, a misdemeanor.
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.
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.
Kennedy testified that she thought she had taken her thyroid medication, but must have taken a sleeping pill by mistake.