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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.


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 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.


Lethal Carbon Monoxide Levels Found After NY Man Can't Wake Up Family; 6 Kids Among 11 Hospitalized

Nearly a dozen people were hospitalized, including a toddler and five other children, after becoming sickened in a two-family Westchester County home where lethal levels of carbon monoxide were found, authorities say.


Cortlandt manor man gets eight years for string of burglaries

WHITE PLAINS – Julian Montgomery of Cortland Manor, 18, was sentenced to prison for three burglaries in Greenburgh and surrounding areas in August and September 2018. The burglaries happened in Greenburgh, New Castle and Bronxville.


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


Fund-raising plant sales at Orange County Arboretum

Provided photo The Friends of the Orange County Arboretum will host their annual fund-raising plant sales at the Kosuga Greenhouse on Saturdays May 11, May 18, May 25 and June 15.


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.


Tentative deal in place for Spectrum to remain in New York State

Albany, N.Y. - Charter Communications, the parent company of Spectrum Cable, has reached a tentative deal with New York State that will allow the company to remain in New York.


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


Yankees Silence Singer Kate Smith Recording While Investigating Racism Claims

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The Yankees have suspended the use of Kate Smith’s recording of “God Bless America” during the seventh-inning stretch while they investigate an allegation of racism against the singer.


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.


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.


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.


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


N.J. man charged with arson attempt at St. Patrick’s Cathedral held for psychiatric evaluation at N.Y. hospital

The 37-year-old New Jersey man charged with attempted arson after police say he brought two gas containers, lighter fluid and lighters into St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York City on Wednesday night has been sent to Bellevue Hospital for a psychiatric evaluation, his attorney said Friday.


N.Y. state population continues to decline

ALBANY (AP) — New numbers from the U.S. Census show New York state’s population continued to decline last year. According to figures released Thursday, the state’s total population dropped by more than 48,000 between July 1, 2017 and July 1, 2018, to a total of 19.5 million.