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A toll plaza on the old Tappan Zee Bridge. (Credit: CBS 2)

Mystery Surrounds Tappan Zee Bridge Funding, Potential Toll Hike

The builders of the new Tappan Zee Bridge said Thursday that they are on schedule, and untroubled by a $500 million federal loan that just fell through this week.

09/18/2014

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Manhattan Beats Iona For MAAC Title, NCAA Tournament Berth

George Beamon scored 16 points Monday night and Manhattan held off rival Iona 71-68 for the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference title and a berth into the NCAA tournament.

03/11/2014

Iona College Professor Jeanne Zaino (Credit: The Couch)

Iona College Professor Discusses Kennedy’s Enduring Legacy

Political science professor Jeanne Zaino touches on topics ranging from Kennedy’s legislative impact to the preservation of his legacy for years to come.

11/22/2013

Iona’s Nyandigisi Moikobu, left, handles the ball as Ohio State’s Aaron Craft reaches in during the first half of their second-round matchup in the  2013 NCAA Tournament on March 22, 2013 in Dayton, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Iona’s NCAA Dream Dies; Ohio State Machine Rolls Into The Next Round

Sam Thompson reached back with his right hand, snared the slightly off-target pass and dunked it in one forceful motion, providing Ohio State with its grandest slam. And far from the only one.

03/22/2013

Iona College

Iona College Nabs No. 15 Seed, Will Take On Ohio State In NCAA Tourney

Iona College in New Rochelle will be taking on Big Ten champions Ohio State on Friday, while a first-year coach will lead Long Island University Brooklyn against James Madison to days earlier in the First Four.

03/17/2013

New Rochelle Garbage Can Explosions

Bomb Squad Investigating After Explosions Rock New Rochelle

Investigators were searching for suspects Monday night, after a series of explosive devices detonated in New Rochelle.

03/04/2013

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Pig Rescue Doesn’t Go As Planned At Iona College

Three Iona College students were well intentioned, but didn’t understand what it would take to care for a 55-pound swine.

01/31/2012

Sister Marie Thornton (Photo/CBS 2)

Sister Marie Thornton Admits Embezzling $850K From Iona College

The U.S. Attorney’s Office said Sister Marie Thornton, former Vice President of Finance for Iona College in New Rochelle, pleaded guilty to embezzlement Wednesday.

03/09/2011

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Iona Nun Accused Of Embezzlement Pleads Not Guilty

A Catholic nun who ran Iona College’s finances embezzled more than $850,000 and spent it on herself, federal prosecutors said Friday. Sister Marie Thornton was arrested Thursday and pleaded not guilty in federal court in Manhattan.

12/10/2010

Iona College

Iona: Nun Embezzled $800,000 From College

There was embezzlement and embarrassment at a local Catholic college on Wednesday. The school is reeling from a major theft, apparently at the hands of well-known nun who used to run the school’s finances.

10/27/2010

Iona College

Local College Gets Back In The Polling Game

Move over Marist and Quinnipiac! There’s a new polling center in town.

10/06/2010