Prosecutor: Rockland County Murder Suspect Wanted To Get Rid Of WitnessesA woman accused of killing her 80-year-old mother-in-law tried to get rid of two prosecution witnesses by suggesting a murderous plot to a fellow jail inmate, the district attorney said Wednesday.
Cops: Hunger For Heroin Drove Teens To Murder Well-Liked Goshen WomanPolice say that a hunger for heroin apparently drove two teens in a quiet Orange County town to commit murder over the weekend.
Woman Killed In Collision With New York State Police CruiserPolice said 70-year-old Robert Palladino of New Hampton turned into the path of the state police cruiser at about 8 p.m. Friday night. 71-year-old passenger Josephine Palladino was pronounced dead at the scene.
Preliminary Findings Come Out On Deadly Small Plane Crash In ShirleyThe National Transportation Safety Board said witnesses reported that the single-engine plane was flying slowly and used almost the entire length of the runway at Brookhaven Airport before it took off.
Fire Crews Battle Massive Barn Blaze At Goshen FarmA barn caught fire right around 8:30 p.m. in the Village of Goshen and had become a full-fledged inferno when fire crews arrived.
Orange County Gets Federal Help In War On DrugsOrange County admits that it has problems with the Bloods and the Latin Kings gangs.
Connecticut House Takes Up Tax Hike Budget Passed By SenateThe $40.1 billion budget attempts to tackle the state's deficit with a combination of cuts, labor savings and wide-ranging tax hikes.
Small N.Y. Town Clerk Guilty Of EmbezzlementThe treasurer of a small village in Orange County has admitted stealing more than $76,000 from the municipality.