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The alleged ring leader of a bank fraud scheme that affected customers in Westchester County, Orange County, the Bronx, Long Island, Connecticut, and Massachusetts. (Credit: CBS 2)

Tellers At Multiple Banks Charged With Stealing From Customers In Fraud Scheme

Prosecutors Tuesday said hundreds of customers at White Plains bank are victims of theft – and the thieves are tellers who allegedly took their money.

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Stories From Main Street: Non-Profit Teaches Students To Be Money Savvy

A retired businessman from Westchester County is on a mission to help high school and college students become money savvy.

09/15/2014

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3 Pleasantville High School Students Taken To Hospital After Smoking Synthetic Substance

Police in Westchester are investigating an incident involving synthetic marijuana that left three children ill.

09/12/2014

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Secret Service: Possible Threat To President Obama During Westchester Visit

Authorities were searching late Friday for a possible suspicious person and vehicle in connection with a potential threat to President Barack Obama, who was in Westchester County for two events.

08/29/2014

Mansions in Yonkers and other sites in Westchester County have become increasingly popular with film crews. (Credit: CBS 2)

Westchester County Now On A-List Of Hollywood’s Sought-After Shooting Locations

Some really big movies have been filmed in Westchester over the last several years. Now, the county film office hopes to cash in on small-screen productions and lure more television shows to town.

08/20/2014

A woman was stabbed while walking her dog on this block in Lewisboro, Westchester County. (Credit: CBS 2)

Search Continues For Suspect Who Stabbed Woman Walking Dog In Lewisboro

Investigators said the 25-year-old victim reported a male suspect wearing a hoodie approached her from behind, punched and stabbed her several times before getting away.

08/15/2014

A woman was stabbed while walking her dog on this block in Lewisboro, Westchester County. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: Woman Attacked, Stabbed While Walking Dog In Lewisboro

New York State Crime Stoppers on Thursday were offering a reward of up to $2,500 for an arrest, after a woman was stabbed and wounded as she walked a dog in Westchester County.

08/14/2014

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Boil Order Extended Through Sunday For Parts Of Ossining

A boil order has been extended through Sunday for a central section in the village of Ossining in Westchester County.

08/01/2014

No major injuries were reported when a car crashed into a Trader Joe's in Hartsdale, Westchester County on Tuesday, July 29. (Credit: @ActionNewsService)

Car Crashes Into Trader Joe’s In Westchester County

No one was seriously injured Tuesday evening when a car slammed into a Trader Joe’s grocery store in Westchester County.

07/29/2014

Hutchinson River Parkway in Rye Brook, N.Y. (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Westchester, State Officials Work To Prevent Truck Accidents At Overpasses

The latest incident involving a truck hitting a parkway overpass has officials taking another look at how to stop this from happening again, WCBS 880’s Sean Adams reported.

07/22/2014

Lacey Spears is accused of killing her son, Garnett, by feeding him lethal levels of salt. (Credit: Westchester County District Attorney's Office)

Experts: Case Of Accused Child Killer Lacey Spears May Shed Light On Munchausen By Proxy

Experts said the case of a mother accused of poisoning her 5-year-old son to death with salt appears be an example of how social media feeds into Munchausen by proxy.

07/19/2014

Peter Russell, 64, is accused of running a meth lab from his home in Mount Kisco. (Credit: CBS 2)

Life Imitates ‘Breaking Bad:’ Man, 64, Accused Of Running Meth Lab In Upscale Westchester Town

Police have busted an alleged meth lab in a place where it may not be expected – on a quiet street in an upscale Westchester County neighborhood.

07/17/2014

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22 Years In Prison For Westchester Man Who Strangled Wife

A Westchester County computer programmer was sentenced to 22 years in prison Tuesday for strangling his wife.

07/15/2014

Flooding in Lakewood, New Jersey on Monday, July 14. (Credit: @mbigbrach)

Latest Round Of Storms Leaves Roads Flooded, Drivers Stranded In Tri-State

Heavy rain turned major roads into rivers and rapids in parts of the Tri-State Area Monday evening, in a round of storms that could continue off and on for more than a day to come.

07/14/2014

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Port Chester To Honor Onetime Resident Who Was Chief Carver Of Mount Rushmore

Mount Rushmore may be some 1,700 miles away from the Tri-State Area, but its chief carver was a resident of Westchester County.

06/20/2014

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