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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.


Connecticut state Capitol in Hartford (file/Used with permission of the Connecticut General Assembly and the League of Women Voters of Connecticut Education Fund, Inc.)

Connecticut Lawmakers Pass Bill Making It Easier For Transgender People To Change Birth Certificates

Advocates say the course of care for transgender people does not always involve surgery.


Mended Hearts is a group who assists  with heart attack patients (Sean Adams/WCBS 880)

Stories From Main Street: Volunteers Give Support, Encouragement To Heart Patients

They’re not doctors, but they sure know a thing or two about heart surgery.


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New Jersey State Trooper Killed, Partner Injured In 1-Car Crash In Upper Freehold

The crash happened around 12:45 a.m. on I-195 in Upper Freehold.


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Hackers Steal $240K From Mahwah Businessman’s Bank Account

In Mahwah, hackers set their sights on a local businessman and obtained enough of his personal information to convince his bank to wire $240,000 overseas.


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Carlstadt Mayor Won’t Allow Part Of Iconic Paramus Mural To Go On Display

The mural was gifted to the Bergen Museum and then stored in Carlstadt for a few decades.


New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie holds a town hall meeting on April 15, 2015, in Londonderry, N.H. (credit: Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Gov. Chris Christie Calls For End To Common Core In New Jersey

The likely Republican presidential contender says in remarks for a speech Thursday afternoon at Burlington County College that the national standards have brought confusion and frustration to parents and classrooms.


FILE - Water comes to a boil on a gas stove. (Photo by Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images)

Boil Water Advisory In Effect For Parts Of Westchester

Several Westchester communities will be under a boil water advisory until midnight.


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

Officials Ask Boaters To Be Safe Near Tappan Zee Bridge Construction Site

As the unofficial start to summer gets underway this weekend, officials in New York are warning boaters to be careful around the Tappan Zee Bridge construction site.


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.


42 million Americans are expected to travel for the 4th of July weekend. (credit: CBS2)

AAA: 37 Million Americans Expected To Travel For Memorial Day Weekend

More than 37 million Americans are expected to travel 50 miles or more for the Memorial Day weekend.


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Wildlife Officials Tranquilize Black Bear In Yonkers

A 200-pound black bear caused quite a stir in Yonkers.


FILE -- U.S. Rep. Nita Lowey (Photo by Michael Kovac/Getty Images for The Elton John AIDS Foundation)

Ashford Avenue Bridge Project Could Suffer If Federal Highway Trust Fund Expires

Without the trust fund, the project could be delayed or local taxpayers could end up footing the bill.


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Report: New Jersey Self-Service Gas Bill Gaining Momentum

For 66 years, New Jersey gas stations by law have been exclusively full service.


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Stories From Main Street: Master Barber Gives Back To Westchester Community

Barton entered that program when he was 17 and never looked back. Now he’s giving back with free barber classes. Students give free barber classes at the center.