FILE -- A person waits to cross the street during a rain storm in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Storms Bring Heavy Rain, Wind To Much Of Tri-State Area

Round two of wet weather settled over parts of the Tri-State Area on Thursday evening, pushing monthly rainfall totals within reach of the history books.


Nyack College explosion victim Tasha Bastone, with CBS 2's Lou Young. (credit: CBS 2)

Nyack College Blast Victims Recount ‘Earthquake’-Like Explosion

Two survivors of Tuesday’s explosion at the Christian college in Rockland County have spoken out about their experience and the lingering trauma of the incident.


Cars are covered in debris following an explosion at Nyack College on June 4, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Gas Leak Eyed After 7 Hurt In Explosion At Nyack College

The explosion happened just before noon at a building known as the Sky Island Lodge on South Highland Avenue.


Weather radar Thursday May 23, 2013

Powerful Storms Continue To Come And Go Throughout Tri-State Area

Mother Nature is going to rain on our parade — just in time for Memorial Day weekend


Teenagers participate in a firefighting training course in Pomona, N.Y. (credit: Sean Adams / WCBS 880)

Stories From Main Street: Rockland Youths Spend Spring Break Learning To Fight Fires

They could have been at the mall or playing video games, but instead a bunch of kids from north of the city suited up and became firefighters over spring break.


Police say Ryan Barron, 19, injured a man in a hit-and-run incident in Nanuet and tried to escape to New Jersey via train.

Police: Nanuet Hit-And-Run Suspect Tried To Flee Via Hoboken Bound Train

Ryan Barron, 19, was allegedly driving a 1998 Ford through a parking lot at the Wald Pavillion in Nanuet when he hit a parked car and caused it to lurch forward and strike a pedestrian and another parked vehicle, according to police.


FILE - Oxycodone Pills (Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

AG: New York Psychiatrist Admits To Selling Painkillers To Drug Dealers

Dr. David Brizer, 60, pleaded guilty to felony drug sale, drug possession and conspiracy charges as well as tax fraud.


FILE - Oxycodone Pills (Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

AG: Manhattan Doctor Illegally Sold Prescriptions For Millions Of Dollars Worth Of Painkillers

Dr. David Brizer pleaded not guilty to the charges in Rockland County Court and remains free on bail. If convicted, Brizer could face up to seven years in prison.


The Tappan Zee Bridge is seen from Tarrytown - Feb. 5, 2013 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Old Tappan Zee Bridge To Be Decommissioned In 2016

The “old” Tappan Zee Bridge will be out of commission in 2016. That is one piece of new information that came out in a meeting Monday night in Tarrytown.


Jonathan Barillas is accused of setting the fires. (credit: Orangetown Police)

Teen Accused Of Setting Four Cars On Fire In Nyack

Jonathan Barillas, 16, was arrested for setting fire to four cars in a two block area earlier this week, police said.


House and car damaged by fire on Summit Street (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Police Investigating Multiple Car Fires In Nyack

Arson in suburbia. A neighborhood near the Tappan Zee Bridge is dealing with an alarming series of attacks.


Rosie O'Donnell (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images Entertainment)

Rosie O’Donnell Suffers Heart Attack, Is Recovering At Home In Nyack

Rosie O’Donnell says she is happy to be alive. That is because the comedienne and former talk show host suffered a heart attack last week in Nyack.


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Massive Fire Tears Through Rockland County Apartment Building

A massive fire tore through an apartment building in Spring Valley, leaving dozens homeless.


Flames shoot from the site of a gas main break in Nyack. (credit: CBS 2)

Nyack Gas Main Break Leaves Hundreds Without Gas Service

Electrical power was eventually restored to nearly 2,500 customers, but about 480 were expected to be without gas service for several days.


Tappan Zee Bridge

State Changes Course, Will Not Take Private Property To Build New Tappan Zee Bridge

The engineers have decided they can live with the South Broadway overpass over the New York State Thruway, which means they will not have to take property along the Rockland approach to the bridge.