bats

Bats hang upside down on a tunnel wall at the so-called Ostwall fortification, the former Nazi German defence line near the city of Miedzyrzecz in western Poland, on March 13, 2014. Tens of thousands of the winged mammals hibernate there each year. AFP PHOTO/JANEK SKARZYNSKI (Photo credit should read JANEK SKARZYNSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Going Batty: Westchester Residents Report More Than 50 Cases Of Bats Roosting Indoors

The Westchester County Health Department has reported more than 50 cases of bats roosting inside of homes in August.

08/14/2014

Bats hang upside down on a tunnel wall at the so-called Ostwall fortification, the former Nazi German defence line near the city of Miedzyrzecz in western Poland, on March 13, 2014. Tens of thousands of the winged mammals hibernate there each year. AFP PHOTO/JANEK SKARZYNSKI (Photo credit should read JANEK SKARZYNSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Westchester Residents Encouraged To Trap Bats Found In Homes For Testing

Westchester County health officials are warning residents about the possibility of rabid bats.

08/13/2014

Pest control specialists have been working overtime to combat a bat and squirrel invasion in Westchester. (Credit: CBS 2)

Pest Control Specialists Work Overtime To Round Up Unwanted House Guests In Westchester

Pest control specialists are working overtime to round-up all kinds of creatures in Westchester.

07/30/2014

NYPD Baseball Theft

Sporting Goods Outlets Step In After Thefts From NYPD Baseball Team

Two sporting goods outlets have offered to replace the uniforms and gears that were stolen from an NYPD officers’ baseball team in Texas.

05/05/2014

NYPD Baseball Theft

Gear, Equipment Stolen From NYPD Baseball Team In Texas

The NYPD baseball team has been forced to cancel a tournament championship game, after someone stole the team’s jerseys, gloves and bats.

05/02/2014

Jessica Wetherill, 8, has been undergoing rabies treatments after being bitten by a bat. (Credit CBS 2)

L.I. Mother Concerned, Angry Following Daughter’s Run-In With Bat

Jessica Wetherill is sporting a pair of teeth marks from a puncture wound on her left arm. Now, she is in the midst of a series of painful rabies treatments stemming from a possible bat attack. Doctors aren’t taking any chances.

10/02/2013

Bats in the evening (file / credit: JEFF HAYNES/AFP/Getty Images)

Westchester County Warns Residents Of Rabid Bat Threat

Westchester County has asked residents to be on the lookout for rabid bats.

08/31/2013

Gray Fox (file / credit: Wikipedia)

Rabies Alert Issued In Westchester County After 25 Cases Reported

There have been 25 rabies cases in Westchester County this year – the most in the state.

07/20/2011

Bats in the evening (file / credit: JEFF HAYNES/AFP/Getty Images)

Federal Plan To Fight Bat Die-Off Welcomed In New Jersey

The Interior Department launched a national plan to combat a mysterious disease that has killed more than a million bats in the eastern and southern U.S. and is spreading.

05/18/2011

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Kallas Remarks: Taking A Swing At The Bat Issue

Much has changed in the landscape of baseball bats for the 2011 season. If you are buying one of these bats, be very careful, especially if the bat is a BESR (Ball Exit Speed Ratio) bat.

WFAN–03/25/2011