Lou Young

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Patient Advocates Urge Closure Of Malpractice Loophole

They are stopping a clock no one knew was even ticking.


A black bear found running around Upper Nyack in Rockland County. (Credit: Clarkstown police)

Upper Nyack Elementary School Field Day Canceled After Bear Sighting

A bear has left neighbors on edge in Rockland County, after being spotted roaming near an elementary school.



Court Orders North Bergen Man To Clean Up His Yard

The town of North Bergen wants 85-year-old self-proclaimed hoarder to pay for the removal of the mess.


Figo the hero service dog (Lou Young/CBS2)

Guide Dog Agency: Dog Who Jumped In Front Of Bus Went Well Beyond Training

A service dog that darted in front of a school bus to protect his blind owner this week had been specially trained to spring into action.


Figo the hero service dog (Lou Young/CBS2)

Hero Service Dog Jumps Between Blind Owner, Mini School Bus In Brewster

Figo the Golden Retriever is recovering after protecting his blind owner from an oncoming mini school bus in Putnam County.


Kate Chappell

South Africa Lion Attack Victim Identified As Rye Native

A Westchester County family is mourning the death of a young woman killed Monday in a lion attack in South Africa.


NYPD Detective Wojciech Braszczok testifies in his own defense on June 2, 2015.  (Credit: CBS2)

Undercover NYPD Detective On Trial In Biker Melee Case Takes The Stand

An off-duty undercover New York City police detective accused of taking part in a gang assault on an SUV driver says he didn’t intervene because he feared for his safety.


'Lulu' is a comfort dog who helps put mourners at ease at a White Plains funeral home. (Credit: CBS2)

Funeral Home Brings Out Comfort Dog To Put Mourners At Ease

One look in her eyes can make you feel better. A new funeral home professional is getting rave reviews.


Twenty-four former Mount Kisco police officers were sworn into the Westchester County police force on June 1, 2015. (Credit: CBS2)

Westchester County Police Force Absorbs Mount Kisco Cops

Former members of the Mount Kisco Police Department made the transition Monday to the Westchester County police force, being sworn in by County Executive Rob Astorino as their old commander looked on.


Angelika Graswald

Woman Accused Of Killing Fiance On Hudson River Pleads Not Guilty

Angelika Graswald’s was arraigned Friday morning in Orange County Court. Her lawyer entered the plea on murder and manslaughter charges.


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Investigation Finds Sexual Abuse At Horace Mann School More Widespread Than Thought

The investigation into the Horace Mann School identifies 63 former students who say they were abused from the 1960s through the 1990s.


Veterans gather in Baychester ahead of Memorial Day. (Credit: CBS2)

Memorial Day 2015: Veterans Feel Solemn Sense Of Duty To Remind Us Of Sacrifices

For them, this holiday is more than a list of names, or a stack of faded photographs, a flag, a salute and a song. Survivors gather in ceremonies far north of the city and in the heart of the Bronx: the common task of bearing witness.


Police say burglars entered this Bronxville home early in the morning on May 21, 2015, while a couple and a child were asleep inside. (credit: CBS2)

Bronxville Police Investigate Another Home Invasion

Bronxville residents are on edge following three burglaries in three weeks in the upscale Westchester County village.


Jorge Chicalana has been charged with manslaughter in the death of his 5-month-old son in 2014. (credit: Norwalk Police Department)

Bridgeport Father Charged After Autopsy Finds Alcohol In Baby’s Body

Jorge Chicalana was arrested Monday after a yearlong investigation into the death of the boy, who was not breathing when emergency workers responded to a 911 call.


Emily Dearden (credit: Yonkers Police Department)

NYPD Psychologist Pleads Not Guilty In Shooting Of Developer Husband

Emily Dearden, a senior psychologist with the NYPD, faces charges of attempted murder, assault, criminal possession of a weapon and criminal possession of a firearm.