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Tappan Zee Bridge Project Starting To Take Shape

The multi-billion dollar Tappan Zee Bridge project is rising up in the Hudson River.


A suspect is escorted from Bryant Park as police hold up the machete used in the attack on a woman on June 23, 2015. (credit: G. Rey)

Woman Slashed By Man With Machete In Bryant Park; Suspect Charged

The attack appears to have been unprovoked. The victim, a Korean woman, was coming from a yoga class at the time of the incident, police said.


Off-duty fire Capt. Robert Smith rescues two from Saw Mill River after crash. (credit: Lou Young/CBS2)

Yonkers Firefighter Rescues Couple After Pickup Truck Goes Off Road Into River

Capt. Robert Smith of Station 9 in Yonkers was driving Sunday evening when he witnessed the truck go into the Saw Mill River near the parkway’s Odell Avenue overpass.


The Young family of Mount Vernon has strong ties to the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina, where a massacre left nine people dead this week. (Credit: CBS2)

Charleston, S.C. Church Massacre Hits Home For Mount Vernon Family

The massacre at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina, left many African-Americans in the Tri-State Area and around the country feeling shocked and vulnerable.


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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.