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President Barack Obama departs the White House August 29, 2014 in Washington, DC. Obama is scheduled to travel to  New York and Rhode Island for fundraising.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Obama’s Westchester Visit Causes Some Headaches For Labor Day Weekend Travelers

The president flew into Westchester County Airport in White Plains on Friday and some fear the visit could affect travel plans for many New Yorkers heading out of town for Labor Day weekend.

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Obama Press Conference On Iraq, Ferguson (CBS 2)

Obama Visit Friday Will Snag Flights At Westchester County Airport

When many New Yorkers are heading out of town for Labor Day weekend, President Barack Obama is heading not to the city, but to Westchester County for a pair of events.

08/28/2014

Richard Rockefeller (RBF.org)

NTSB: Fog A Possible Cause In Rockefeller Crash

According to the agency’s preliminary report, witnesses told the NTSB that the weather was “dark, rainy and foggy” the morning of the crash.

06/23/2014

Richard Rockefeller (RBF.org)

John D. Rockefeller’s Great-Grandson Richard Killed In Plane Crash Near Westchester County Airport

Richard Rockefeller was killed when the plane he was piloting went down, family spokesman Fraser Seitel said.

06/13/2014

Purchase Planned Church

Westchester Residents Fight Plans For Huge New Church On Busy Road

Residents of the Westchester County hamlet of Purchase have taken on a church’s big plans to build a new sanctuary on several acres of land in the heart of a residential neighborhood.

02/25/2014

Cuomo aide Larry Schwartz speaks at a meeting about the Tappan Zee Bridge - White Plains, NY - Jul 25, 2012 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Transparency Promised For New Tappan Zee Bridge

Key figures have launched a new website – http://www.newnybridge.com – and a toll-free hotline – 1-855-TZBRIDGE.

07/25/2012

Gov. Andrew Cuomo at a budget signing - Syracuse, NY - Apr 4, 2012 (credit: Governor's Office)

Cuomo Touts New Tappan Zee Bridge At Budget Signing In Purchase

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo continued tour of ceremonial budget signings Thursday with a stop in Purchase.

04/05/2012

Ticketmaster To Pay Customers In Settlement

Ticketmaster’s troubles began when some Bruce Springsteen fans accused the company of deception, charging more and profiting off hidden fees. Then came the class-action suit filed by attorneys on behalf of tens of thousands of angry ticket buyers.

12/02/2011

SPRYE Board of Directors (credit: SPRYE)

Stories From Main Street: Senior-Friendly Living In Rye, NY

You’ve got a friend in Rye if you’re getting along in years at SPRYE – Staying Put in Rye and Environs.

09/19/2011

Miss New York USA 2011 Amber Collins (credit: Blackwater Video Wedding and Pageant)

Beauty Pageants Coming To Westchester County

The Miss New York USA and Miss Teen New York USA competitions will be taking place at SUNY Purchase in 2012.

08/17/2011

(credit: CBS 2)

2 Local Charities Working Together To Raise Money With Golf Tournament

The Babies Heart Fund and the Max Cure Foundation are teaming up for the first ever Children’s Cup to raise money for both charities.

07/17/2011

Foreclosure - File / Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Home Prices Falling Faster In Biggest US Cities

The Standard & Poor’s/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index released Tuesday fell 1.3 percent in October from September.

12/28/2010