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Police: Woman Who Hit Westchester Cop With Car Was Sober

The officer remained hospitalized Sunday in stable condition at the Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla.

07/20/2014

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

Attorney: Accused Child Killer Lacey Spears Looks Forward To Her Day In Court

A lawyer asked the public Wednesday not to rush to judgment in the case of a young mother accused of killing her 5-year-old son by poisoning him with salt, but he offered no details in her defense.

07/16/2014

Lacey Spears often wrote about her son Garnett's health problems on Facebook. (credit: Facebook)

CBS 2: 5-Year-Old Garnett Spears Died Of Sodium Poisoning, Mother A Suspect

CBS 2 has confirmed that Garnett Spears died in January of sodium poisoning at Westchester Medical Center and that police consider his mother, Lacey, is a suspect in his death.

05/13/2014

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Westchester Medical Center Refuses Insurance From State Health Exchange

The Westchester Medical Center says it cannot accept insurance purchased through the state health exchange in Westchester, Rockland and Putnam counties.

02/03/2014

Donovan, 6, is recovering from injuries sustained during a hit-and-run incident in Spring Valley. (Credit CBS 2)

Boy, 6, Recovering After Being Struck By Hit-And-Run Driver

A six-year-old boy was in recovery on Thursday night after being seriously injured in a hit-and-run.

11/21/2013

Food waste is poored into an Ecovim machine in Valhalla, N.Y. (credit: Sean Adams / WCBS 880)

Stories From Main Street: Express Composting Being Tested In Valhalla

As Mayor Michael Bloomberg looks to expand food recycling in New York City, there is a Westchester County program also headed in that direction.

07/15/2013

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Weekend Program Links: July 13-14

Are you looking for more information from the stories shown on the various CBS 2 News broadcasts? Well, this is the place to be for we have all the stuff you’ll need.

07/13/2013

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.

06/06/2013

Jim Murphy Jr. (CBS 2)

Man Who Collapsed On Basketball Court Gives Thanks For His Life

A family in Yonkers was giving thanks Tuesday for what they are calling an Easter Miracle.

04/09/2013

New City home where police said an attempted murder-suicide was carried out. Feb. 28, 2013 (credit: CBS 2)

Police: New City Woman Stabbed Daughter Before Killing Herself

Police are investigating a possible attempted murder-suicide in Rockland County.

02/28/2013

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Westchester County Fights Infant Deaths With Safe Sleeping Campaign

Westchester County District Attorney Janet DiFiore said Tuesday that 26 of 63 infant deaths investigated since 2006 turned out to involve unsafe sleeping environments.

12/04/2012

Lightning strike survivor

Construction Worker Recovering From Lightning Strike Equivalent To Zap From Subway Third Rail

“[It was] like having a bomb go off at your feet,” Gus Bertolf said.

07/25/2012

Croton-Harmon Metro-North Railroad Station (file / credit: MTA)

MTA Police Save Choking Baby On Metro-North Platform

Tragedy was averted Sunday, thanks to the quick action of two MTA police officers, WCBS 880’s Alex Silverman reported.

05/27/2012

Brooklyn Benedikt (credit: donateyourcoffeemoney.org)

Stories From Main Street: Little Girl Goes The Distance For Valhalla Hospital That Saved Her

Brooklyn Benedikt, 6, is cute as a button, with bright eyes, rosy red cheeks, and a smile that could melt an iceberg. She’s fine now, but only thanks to those at Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital at Westchester Medical Center.

04/09/2012

Chris Mayer (R) meets Dan Dolan (L) (credit: CBS 2)

Heart Transplant Patient Helping Others Waiting For Organs

A young man is determined to use his second chance at life to help others through the agonizing wait for healthy organs.

01/20/2012

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