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6-year-old boy hospitalized after falling from apartment window

A six-year-old boy was hospitalized Friday night after falling from the third-floor window of his Bronx apartment building as his father was installing an air conditioner, police said.


Measles Cases Increase In Orange County

GOSHEN, NY — The Orange County Department of Health said Friday that the number of confirmed measles cases in the county is now 20, and that there has continued to be a steady increase in the number of cases in the Hudson Valley and New York City region.


Millionaire Liquor Heiress Pleads Guilty in NYC Sex Cult Case; Alleged Bookkeeper Expected to Plead Guilty: Sources

The heiress to the Seagram's liquor fortune has pleaded guilty to two charges in connection with the alleged NXIVM sex-trafficking cult case. Clare Bronfman, the 39-year-old daughter of late philanthropist and Seagram CEO Edgar Bronfman, issued a tearful apology in court Friday as she admitted she h


Cop injured in shootout leaves hospital, as NYPD identifies suspect who was killed as possible gang leader

WASHINGTON HEIGHTS, Manhattan -- Justin Vartanian, the NYPD officer injured in a shootout on Thursday in Washington Heights, is now home, recovering from the gunshot wound that police say was inflicted by a Trinitarios gang member who they shot and killed after he opened fire.


New Indictment Served To Ex-Cop In Dutchess Accused Of Killing Four

A new indictment has been filed against a former police officer in three Westchester municipalities and one in Dutchess who may face the death penalty after allegedly being involved in the murders of four men in Orange County in 2016.


Empire Resorts in Mon­ti­cello to Close

Empire Resorts will shut down the casino at Monticello Casino and Raceway next week and consolidate operations with Resorts World Catskills. The company said yesterday casino gaming at the raceway will end by Tuesday.


You Can Take A Picture With A Real Easter Bunny In Orange County

Everyone knows the Easter Bunny that's a person dressed in a costume, but this year you can take a picture with a real Easter bunny. If you're looking to get away from the typical mall Easter Bunny shoot for the kids, there's a place in the Hudson Valley that is mixing it up. Instead of having someo


New Bacon Store Hits Upstate New York

Bacon, bacon, bacon. It's truly the ingredients of happiness. In New York, a whole new store is dedicated to bacon. According to the Times Union, For the Love of Bacon is set to open in Rotterdam. This store is a short drive from CNY, within a hour or so. It will be affiliated with local Mariaville


Rapper Cardi B Rejects Plea Deal In Strip Club Brawl

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Rapper Cardi B appeared in court Friday over her alleged involvement in a strip club brawl. Police say Cardi B and her entourage threw bottles and chairs at bartenders inside a strip club during an argument back in September.


Over 36,000 trout released in Orange County waterways

ORANGE COUNTY – Over 36,000 trout have been introduced into local waterways in Orange County. The State Department of Environmental Conservation was assisted in the effort by volunteers from the Orange County Federation of Sportsmen’s Clubs.


Snake KO's Power To Mahwah Hotel Complex For Hours

A snake estimated at nearly 10 feet long knocked out power for several hours to the Sheraton Mahwah Hotel near the Rockland County border. Monday's outage at the hotel off Routes 287 and 17 and the NY State Thruway lasted about 4½ hours, Mahwah Fire Chief Michael Roe said.


New York state tax revenues plummet by $3.7 billion

New York state tax revenues fell by $3.7 billion, or 4.7 percent, last year — the largest collapse since the 9/11 attacks — but officials downplayed the significance. Trying to find a bright side, state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli said things could have been worse since a surge in collections last m


Empire open to bringing electronic gaming to Orange, but odds long

Empire Resorts would seek to operate electronic gaming in Orange County if an influential state legislator pushes a plan to give Catskill Off-Track Betting Corp the right to do so.


California 'house of horrors' parents sentenced to life in prison

The California “house of horrors” parents who abused and tortured 12 of their 13 children were sentenced to life in prison Friday with the possibility of parole after 25 years.


Spectrum reaches deal to stay in New York State

ALBANY, NY (WROC) - Charter Spectrum has reached a deal with New York it says will keep the cable company in New York State. Last year, the state's Public Service Commission sought to kick Spectrum out of New York and cancel its approval of the company merger with Time Warner after state officials s


3 Found Shot in NYC Home Invasion, Police Say

Three people were shot, one of them critically, in an overnight home invasion in Queens, authorities said. Cops responded to the basement of a home on 200th Street in St. Albans shortly after midnight Friday and found the wounded trio. One man was shot in the back and was undergoing surgery early Fr


11 hospitalized with possible carbon monoxide poisoning in Yonkers

YONKERS, N.Y. — Nearly a dozen people were taken to the hospital with carbon monoxide poising in Yonkers Friday morning. Emergency responders responded to a two-story, two-family house in the vicinity of Coyle Place and McLean Avenue shortly before 8:30 a.m. following reports of unconscious people,


NYPD Officer Shot In Washington Heights Gunfight Expected To Be Released From Hospital

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – An NYPD officer shot Thursday afternoon in Washington Heights is expected to leave the hospital Friday. Officer Justin Vartanian was shot during a gun battle tha ttook place at 187th Street and Wadsworth Avenue at around 4:30 p.m. Police were responding to a 911 call of a man


VIDEO: Boy Who Flattened Mahwah Family's Inflatable Easter Duck Apologizes, Agrees To Pay

In an era of home surveillance cameras and social media, a boy knocking over an inflatable Easter duck on a Mahwah homeowner’s lawn in broad daylight was bound to end in a conviction.


Listeria outbreak linked to deli meats spreads to N.J., N.Y., Pa. Fatal case reported in Michigan.

An outbreak of listeria linked to sliced deli meats has spread to four states including New Jersey, and one person has died from the infection in Michigan, according to the Centers for Disease Control.