• TransportationMore>>

  • Truck hits overpass on I-287

    Truck hits overpass on I-287

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 3:06 PM EDT2017-06-21 19:06:30 GMT
    The state DOT says the crash happened around 11 a.m. at an overpass near Exit 5 in White Plains.The state DOT says the crash happened around 11 a.m. at an overpass near Exit 5 in White Plains.

    Lunch-time traffic on I-287 eastbound was backed up for miles after truck hit an overpass this morning. 

    Lunch-time traffic on I-287 eastbound was backed up for miles after truck hit an overpass this morning. 

  • Sources: Metro-North president to step down in August

    Sources: Metro-North president to step down in August

    Friday, June 16 2017 7:59 PM EDT2017-06-16 23:59:24 GMT

    The president of Metro-North will be stepping down at the end of August, News 12 sources say. 

    The president of Metro-North will be stepping down at the end of August, News 12 sources say. 

  • Freight train hits tree in Peekskill

    Freight train hits tree in Peekskill

    Friday, June 16 2017 12:57 PM EDT2017-06-16 16:57:43 GMT
    Rail officials say service on the Hudson line was temporarily suspended just after 5 a.m. after a freight train hit a large tree just north of the Peekskill station.Rail officials say service on the Hudson line was temporarily suspended just after 5 a.m. after a freight train hit a large tree just north of the Peekskill station.

    Commuters on Metro-North suffered some delays this morning after a freight train hit a tree in Peekskill.  

    Commuters on Metro-North suffered some delays this morning after a freight train hit a tree in Peekskill.  

  • PoliticsMore>>

  • GOP health plan cuts Medicaid, ends penalties

    The Latest: GOP health plan cuts Medicaid, ends penalties

    Thursday, June 22 2017 7:35 AM EDT2017-06-22 11:35:30 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 1:23 PM EDT2017-06-22 17:23:57 GMT

    Sources say top Senate Republicans are finalizing their plan for dismantling President Barack Obama's health care law.

    Sources say top Senate Republicans are finalizing their plan for dismantling President Barack Obama's health care law.

  • State Senate approves 9/11 sickness bill

    State Senate approves 9/11 sickness bill

    Thursday, June 22 2017 8:47 AM EDT2017-06-22 12:47:54 GMT
    The measure would cover the cost of unlimited sick time for former city police officers who are now working in county or village police departments.The measure would cover the cost of unlimited sick time for former city police officers who are now working in county or village police departments.

    The state Senate unanimously approved new legislation that is being hailed as major step forward for New York police officers who developed 9/11-related illnesses.

    The state Senate unanimously approved new legislation that is being hailed as major step forward for New York police officers who developed 9/11-related illnesses.

  • GOP eyes Senate health care vote next week, amid grumbling

    GOP eyes Senate health care vote next week, amid grumbling

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 8:58 AM EDT2017-06-21 12:58:35 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 9:03 AM EDT2017-06-21 13:03:58 GMT
    Republicans are angling toward a Senate vote next week on their effort to erase much of President Barack Obama's health care law.Republicans are angling toward a Senate vote next week on their effort to erase much of President Barack Obama's health care law.

    Republicans are angling toward a Senate vote next week on their marquee effort to erase much of President Barack Obama's health care law.

    Republicans are angling toward a Senate vote next week on their marquee effort to erase much of President Barack Obama's health care law.

  • ConsumerMore>>

  • Firefighter parade kicks off carnival

    Firefighter parade kicks off carnival

    Thursday, June 22 2017 8:59 AM EDT2017-06-22 12:59:45 GMT
    Yorktown Heights Engine Company Number 1 held its annual firefighters' parade Wednesday night.Yorktown Heights Engine Company Number 1 held its annual firefighters' parade Wednesday night.

    A festive tradition is underway in one Westchester community.

    A festive tradition is underway in one Westchester community.

  • Entertainment center opens in Peekskill

    Entertainment center opens in Peekskill

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 1:54 PM EDT2017-06-21 17:54:17 GMT
    Spins Hudson, a 40,000-square foot entertainment center, is now home to a four-level aerial ropes course, laser tag and arcade.Spins Hudson, a 40,000-square foot entertainment center, is now home to a four-level aerial ropes course, laser tag and arcade.

    Those of you looking for something new and fun to do this summer, look no further than Peekskill. 

    Those of you looking for something new and fun to do this summer, look no further than Peekskill. 

  • NY Speaker pours cold water on movie theater alcohol sales

    NY Speaker pours cold water on movie theater alcohol sales

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 8:43 AM EDT2017-06-20 12:43:36 GMT
    State Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie told reporters Monday that he opposes the idea on safety grounds.State Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie told reporters Monday that he opposes the idea on safety grounds.

    A plan to permit movie theaters in New York to seek a license to serve alcohol appears to be a flop.

    A plan to permit movie theaters in New York to seek a license to serve alcohol appears to be a flop.

  • EnvironmentMore>>

  • Coyote spotted in West Harrison backyard

    Coyote spotted in West Harrison backyard

    Thursday, June 22 2017 10:50 AM EDT2017-06-22 14:50:31 GMT
    Viewer Sarah Molloy tells News 12 the animal crept onto her property around 8:30 a.m. today.Viewer Sarah Molloy tells News 12 the animal crept onto her property around 8:30 a.m. today.

    A coyote was captured on camera in a West Harrison backyard. 

    A coyote was captured on camera in a West Harrison backyard. 

  • Neighbors oppose airport privatization

    Neighbors oppose airport privatization

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 8:58 AM EDT2017-06-20 12:58:40 GMT
    Dozens of protestors holding signs showed up at a board meeting Monday night to speak out about a plan to privatize the county airport.Dozens of protestors holding signs showed up at a board meeting Monday night to speak out about a plan to privatize the county airport.

    Some Westchester residents are speaking out about a plan to privatize the county airport in Harrison. 

    Some Westchester residents are speaking out about a plan to privatize the county airport in Harrison. 

  • ‘Cargo of Concern’ embarks on journey to Washington D.C.

    ‘Cargo of Concern’ embarks on journey to Washington D.C.

    Saturday, June 17 2017 9:19 PM EDT2017-06-18 01:19:12 GMT

    A sailboat with special cargo is on its way from Croton to Washington, D.C. with the aim of delivering a message to Congress about keeping the waterways clean. 

    A sailboat with special cargo is on its way from Croton to Washington, D.C. with the aim of delivering a message to Congress about keeping the waterways clean. 

  • Truck hits overpass on I-287

    Truck hits overpass on I-287

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 3:06 PM EDT2017-06-21 19:06:30 GMT
    The state DOT says the crash happened around 11 a.m. at an overpass near Exit 5 in White Plains.The state DOT says the crash happened around 11 a.m. at an overpass near Exit 5 in White Plains.

    Lunch-time traffic on I-287 eastbound was backed up for miles after truck hit an overpass this morning. 

    Lunch-time traffic on I-287 eastbound was backed up for miles after truck hit an overpass this morning. 

  • Sources: Metro-North president to step down in August

    Sources: Metro-North president to step down in August

    Friday, June 16 2017 7:59 PM EDT2017-06-16 23:59:24 GMT

    The president of Metro-North will be stepping down at the end of August, News 12 sources say. 

    The president of Metro-North will be stepping down at the end of August, News 12 sources say. 

  • Freight train hits tree in Peekskill

    Freight train hits tree in Peekskill

    Friday, June 16 2017 12:57 PM EDT2017-06-16 16:57:43 GMT
    Rail officials say service on the Hudson line was temporarily suspended just after 5 a.m. after a freight train hit a large tree just north of the Peekskill station.Rail officials say service on the Hudson line was temporarily suspended just after 5 a.m. after a freight train hit a large tree just north of the Peekskill station.

    Commuters on Metro-North suffered some delays this morning after a freight train hit a tree in Peekskill.  

    Commuters on Metro-North suffered some delays this morning after a freight train hit a tree in Peekskill.  

  • Norwegian Air joins carriers at Stewart International Airport

    Norwegian Air joins carriers at Stewart International Airport

    Thursday, June 15 2017 10:42 PM EDT2017-06-16 02:42:42 GMT

    Norwegian Air has joined the host of carriers that operate out of Stewart International Airport in Newburgh.

    Norwegian Air has joined the host of carriers that operate out of Stewart International Airport in Newburgh.

  • Truck crash knocks out power in Yonkers

    Truck crash knocks out power in Yonkers

    Wednesday, June 14 2017 9:28 PM EDT2017-06-15 01:28:16 GMT
    Police say the truck crashed on the northbound side of Central Park Avenue between Vredenburgh Avenue and Mile Square Road around 1:30 a.m.Police say the truck crashed on the northbound side of Central Park Avenue between Vredenburgh Avenue and Mile Square Road around 1:30 a.m.

    Hundreds in Yonkers are without power today after a tractor-trailer hit two telephone poles overnight.

    Hundreds in Yonkers are without power today after a tractor-trailer hit two telephone poles overnight.

  • Metro-North resumes service after bag investigation

    Metro-North resumes service after bag investigation

    Wednesday, June 14 2017 1:02 PM EDT2017-06-14 17:02:48 GMT
    The railroad said Wednesday morning that the bag was found around 8:15 a.m. on a bridge over the Harlem River at 138th Street that's only used by trains.The railroad said Wednesday morning that the bag was found around 8:15 a.m. on a bridge over the Harlem River at 138th Street that's only used by trains.

    Hundreds in Yonkers are without power today after a tractor-trailer hit two telephone poles overnight. 

    Hundreds in Yonkers are without power today after a tractor-trailer hit two telephone poles overnight. 

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