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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

Running back Ray Rice of the Baltimore Ravens addresses a news conference with his wife, Janay, at the Ravens training center on May 23, 2014. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Expert: Janay Rice’s Defense Of Husband Isn’t Uncommon Among Domestic Abuse Victims

Laura Plotkin, director at the Center for Safety and Change in Rockland County, says Janay Rice’s actions of defending her husband are not uncommon among victims of domestic abuse.

09/09/2014

GENERIC POLICE, CRIME SCENE

Rockland Man Accused Of Attacking Roommate With Metal Bar

Patrick Brady was arrested on charges of assault in the first degree and criminal possession of a weapon.

08/31/2014

Diana Nadell (Credit: Clarkstown Police Department)

Prosecutor: Rockland County Murder Suspect Wanted To Get Rid Of Witnesses

A woman accused of killing her 80-year-old mother-in-law tried to get rid of two prosecution witnesses by suggesting a murderous plot to a fellow jail inmate, the district attorney said Wednesday.

08/20/2014

A crash on the New York State Thruway in Rockland County on Aug. 12, 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Off-Duty NYPD Officer Killed After Driving Wrong Way On New York State Thruway

Richard Christopher, 32, of Suffern, was behind the wheel of a pickup truck when he drove the wrong way and crashed into a car driven by James DeVito, police said.

08/12/2014

Pearl River Swastika

Anti-Semitic Graffiti Found At Farm And Garden Center In Pearl River

Police were investigating to determine if the vandalism was connected to a July 27 incident in which swastikas and racist epithets were spray-painted on vehicles whose tires also were slashed.

08/05/2014

Metro-North Railroad

Metro North To Cut Parking Fees At West-Of-Hudson Stations

Starting in the fall Metro-North riders will see reduced parking fees at west-of-Hudson stations.

07/29/2014

Pearl River Swastika

Pearl River Residents Discover Swastikas, Racial Slurs Scrawled On Cars And Driveways

Residents on North Lincoln Avenue in Pearl River woke up on Sunday morning to find swastikas, racial epithets, and profanity spray painted on three cars and on driveways.

07/28/2014

(FILE - credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Pomona Middle School Extends School Day By Two Hours

Some middle school students in Rockland County will have to wait a bit longer for the final bell to ring this fall.

07/24/2014

Dominic Mero, 18 months, was struck and killed by a pickup truck in Spring Valley on Friday, July 11. Neighbors have come together to raise funds after a donation jar for his funeral was stolen. (Credit: CBS 2)

Community Steps In After Theft Of Donation Jar For Spring Valley Boy’s Funeral

The tragic death of a child in Rockland County has been compounded by the outrageous theft of money to pay for his funeral.

07/16/2014

Tappan Zee Bridge as seen from Chopper 880 on May 13, 2014. (Photo by Tom Kaminski, WCBS Newsradio 880)

Boater Safety Crackdown Around Tappan Zee Bridge

Authorities are increasing safety patrols around the Tappan Zee Bridge construction project.

06/30/2014

Maria Oliva Guaman-Guaman (credit: Spring Valley Police)

Mother Admits To Killing Newborn Whose Body Was Found In Recycling Center

A Rockland County woman admitted Monday to strangling her newborn son, whose body was found at a Westchester County recycling center last fall.

06/23/2014

Police in Rockland County are investigating the murder of Peggy Nadell, 81. (Credit CBS 2)

Third Woman Pleads Guilty In Murder Of Rockland County Woman, 80

A third woman admitted her part Thursday in the killing of an activist from Rockland County – leaving only the victim’s daughter-in-law in Florida fighting charges.

06/19/2014

SUV Into Library

Video Shows SUV Plowing Into Rockland County Library

Video released Wednesday night showed a sport-utility vehicle slamming right into a library in Rockland County, in an accident that left six people injured.

05/28/2014

Tanisha Joyner (Credit: Clarkstown Police Department)

1 Of 4 Arraigned In Connection With Murder Of Elderly Valley Cottage Woman

Tanisha Joyner reportedly cried as she was arraigned in Clarkstown Justice Court Tuesday night on felony conspiracy charges.

05/28/2014

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