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  • Budget talks reignite feud between mayor and Mount Vernon officials

    Budget talks reignite feud between mayor and Mount Vernon officials

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 9:31 PM EST2017-11-22 02:31:53 GMT

    There's a budget battle underway in Mount Vernon that has the city’s mayor and other elected officials drawing lines in the sand.

    There's a budget battle underway in Mount Vernon that has the city’s mayor and other elected officials drawing lines in the sand.

  • Poll shows big opposition to constitutional convention in NY

    Poll shows big opposition to constitutional convention in NY

    Wednesday, November 1 2017 12:01 PM EDT2017-11-01 16:01:06 GMT

    A new survey from Siena College shows big opposition to a constitutional convention among likely New York voters in next week's election.

    A new survey from Siena College shows big opposition to a constitutional convention among likely New York voters in next week's election.

  • GOP tax writers delay rollout as Trump sets rapid timetable

    GOP tax writers delay rollout as Trump sets rapid timetable

    Wednesday, November 1 2017 7:47 AM EDT2017-11-01 11:47:02 GMT
    Tuesday, November 21 2017 8:51 AM EST2017-11-21 13:51:05 GMT

    House Republicans struggled to complete work on a sweeping tax proposal, delaying its public release by a day, And President Donald Trump has set an ambitious, by-Christmas timetable for the legislation.

    House Republicans struggled to complete work on a sweeping tax proposal, delaying its public release by a day, And President Donald Trump has set an ambitious, by-Christmas timetable for the legislation.

  • US court bars Trump from reversing transgender troops policy

    US court bars Trump from reversing transgender troops policy

    Tuesday, October 31 2017 7:53 AM EDT2017-10-31 11:53:38 GMT
    Monday, November 20 2017 8:47 AM EST2017-11-20 13:47:04 GMT

    A federal judge is barring President Donald Trump from changing the government's policy on military service by transgender people.

    A federal judge is barring President Donald Trump from changing the government's policy on military service by transgender people.

  • Aide: Franken won't resign from Senate

    Aide: Franken won't resign from Senate

    Monday, November 20 2017 8:23 AM EST2017-11-20 13:23:05 GMT
    A staff member for Al Franken says the Minnesota senator has no plans to step down.A staff member for Al Franken says the Minnesota senator has no plans to step down.

    A staff member for Al Franken says the Minnesota senator has no plans to step down.

    A staff member for Al Franken says the Minnesota senator has no plans to step down.

  • White House open to striking health provision from tax bill

    White House open to striking health provision from tax bill

    Monday, November 20 2017 7:22 AM EST2017-11-20 12:22:27 GMT
    Monday, November 20 2017 8:04 AM EST2017-11-20 13:04:28 GMT

    President Donald Trump's budget director says the White House is willing to remove a health-care provision currently in the Senate tax-cut bill.

    President Donald Trump's budget director says the White House is willing to remove a health-care provision currently in the Senate tax-cut bill.

  • GOP tax reform bill passes House by big margin

    GOP tax reform bill passes House by big margin

    Friday, November 17 2017 11:06 AM EST2017-11-17 16:06:49 GMT
    The house approved tax bill is now on its way to the Senate, despite bipartisan opposition from New York lawmakers.The house approved tax bill is now on its way to the Senate, despite bipartisan opposition from New York lawmakers.

    The house approved tax bill is now on its way to the Senate, despite bipartisan opposition from New York lawmakers.

    The house approved tax bill is now on its way to the Senate, despite bipartisan opposition from New York lawmakers.

  • Big House victory for GOP tax plan, but Senate fate unclear

    Big House victory for GOP tax plan, but Senate fate unclear

    Thursday, November 16 2017 2:12 PM EST2017-11-16 19:12:07 GMT
    Thursday, November 16 2017 9:50 PM EST2017-11-17 02:50:19 GMT

    Republicans rammed a $1.5 trillion overhaul of business and personal income taxes through the House Thursday, edging toward the code's biggest rewrite in three decades and the first major legislative triumph for President Donald Trump and the GOP after 10 bumpy months of controlling government.

    Republicans rammed a $1.5 trillion overhaul of business and personal income taxes through the House Thursday, edging toward the code's biggest rewrite in three decades and the first major legislative triumph for President Donald Trump and the GOP after 10 bumpy months of controlling government.

  • Trump to meet with House GOP ahead of tax vote

    Trump to meet with House GOP ahead of tax vote

    Wednesday, November 15 2017 7:21 AM EST2017-11-15 12:21:14 GMT
    Wednesday, November 15 2017 8:20 AM EST2017-11-15 13:20:09 GMT

    President Donald Trump is calling on Republican lawmakers to get more aggressive with their tax bills, suggesting the GOP repeal the individual mandate for health care.

    President Donald Trump is calling on Republican lawmakers to get more aggressive with their tax bills, suggesting the GOP repeal the individual mandate for health care.

  • AP source: Clinton camp helped fund Trump dossier research

    AP source: Clinton camp helped fund Trump dossier research

    Wednesday, October 25 2017 8:47 AM EDT2017-10-25 12:47:19 GMT
    Tuesday, November 14 2017 8:49 AM EST2017-11-14 13:49:03 GMT
    Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign and the Democratic National Committee helped fund political research into President Donald Trump that ultimately produced a dossier of allegations about his ties to Russia, a person familiar with the matter said TueHillary Clinton's presidential campaign and the Democratic National Committee helped fund political research into President Donald Trump that ultimately produced a dossier of allegations about his ties to Russia, a person familiar with the matter said Tue

    AP Source: Clinton campaign and the Democratic National Committee helped fund a political research firm that produced a dossier of allegations about President Donald Trump's ties to Russia.

    AP Source: Clinton campaign and the Democratic National Committee helped fund a political research firm that produced a dossier of allegations about President Donald Trump's ties to Russia.

  • Trump heads home after 'tremendously successful' Asia trip

    Trump heads home after 'tremendously successful' Asia trip

    Tuesday, November 14 2017 7:28 AM EST2017-11-14 12:28:36 GMT
    Tuesday, November 14 2017 8:33 AM EST2017-11-14 13:33:24 GMT

    President Donald Trump is heading back to Washington following a lengthy tour of Asia that he declared "tremendously successful.".

    President Donald Trump is heading back to Washington following a lengthy tour of Asia that he declared "tremendously successful.".

  • Trump focuses on trade, fighting terrorism with Duterte

    Trump focuses on trade, fighting terrorism with Duterte

    Monday, November 13 2017 12:22 PM EST2017-11-13 17:22:51 GMT

    President Donald Trump opted Monday to keep his public focus on top priorities such as trade and combating terrorism rather than human rights, declining to shine a spotlight on the violent drug war overseen by his Philippine host.

    President Donald Trump opted Monday to keep his public focus on top priorities such as trade and combating terrorism rather than human rights, declining to shine a spotlight on the violent drug war overseen by his Philippine host.

  • Westchester County legislator to lead Latimer transition team

    Westchester County legislator to lead Latimer transition team

    Monday, November 13 2017 12:18 PM EST2017-11-13 17:18:02 GMT

    News 12 has learned that Westchester County Legislator Ken Jenkins will run the transition team for County Executive-Elect George Latimer.

    News 12 has learned that Westchester County Legislator Ken Jenkins will run the transition team for County Executive-Elect George Latimer.

  • Cuomo, Schumer blast GOP tax plan

    Cuomo, Schumer blast GOP tax plan

    Tuesday, October 24 2017 7:37 AM EDT2017-10-24 11:37:20 GMT
    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer are teaming up to denounce a tax overhaul proposal from Republicans in Washington that they say would hurt middle-class homeowners.New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer are teaming up to denounce a tax overhaul proposal from Republicans in Washington that they say would hurt middle-class homeowners.

    Sen. Chuck Schumer is taking the tax battle in Congress to western New York.

    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer are teaming up to denounce a tax overhaul proposal from Republicans in Washington that they say would hurt middle-class homeowners.

  • Westchester Community College holds annual President's forum

    Westchester Community College holds annual President's forum

    Sunday, November 12 2017 9:17 PM EST2017-11-13 02:17:31 GMT

    Westchester Community College held its annual President's Forum event Sunday.

    Westchester Community College held its annual President's Forum event Sunday.

  • Trump urges House GOP to move quickly on budget, tax cuts

    Trump urges House GOP to move quickly on budget, tax cuts

    Monday, October 23 2017 7:58 AM EDT2017-10-23 11:58:59 GMT
    Sunday, November 12 2017 8:51 AM EST2017-11-12 13:51:07 GMT

    Trump urges House Republicans to move swiftly on passing budget bill, clearing the way for tax fight.

    Trump urges House Republicans to move swiftly on passing budget bill, clearing the way for tax fight.

  • Race to fill George Latimer's state Senate seat heats up

    Race to fill George Latimer's state Senate seat heats up

    Friday, November 10 2017 5:00 PM EST2017-11-10 22:00:35 GMT
    George Latimer hasn't even taken over as Westchester County executive yet, and the race to fill his state Senate seat in the 37th District is already heating up.George Latimer hasn't even taken over as Westchester County executive yet, and the race to fill his state Senate seat in the 37th District is already heating up.

    George Latimer hasn't even taken over as Westchester County executive yet, and the race to fill his state Senate seat in the 37th District is already heating up.

    George Latimer hasn't even taken over as Westchester County executive yet, and the race to fill his state Senate seat in the 37th District is already heating up.

  • Spokeswoman: Rob Astorino won’t run for NY governor

    Spokeswoman: Rob Astorino won’t run for NY governor

    Thursday, November 9 2017 7:48 PM EST2017-11-10 00:48:47 GMT
    A spokesperson says Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino will not run for governor following Tuesday’s election loss to state Sen. George Latimer.A spokesperson says Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino will not run for governor following Tuesday’s election loss to state Sen. George Latimer.

    A spokesperson says Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino will not run for governor following Tuesday’s election loss to state Sen. George Latimer. 

    A spokesperson says Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino will not run for governor following Tuesday’s election loss to state Sen. George Latimer. 

  • Pomp and flattery: Asia rolls out the red carpets for Trump

    Pomp and flattery: Asia rolls out the red carpets for Trump

    Thursday, November 9 2017 8:00 AM EST2017-11-09 13:00:15 GMT
    Thursday, November 9 2017 8:50 AM EST2017-11-09 13:50:19 GMT

    From red carpets to elaborate dinners, Asian leaders are working overtime to woo President Donald Trump on his first official visit to the region.

    From red carpets to elaborate dinners, Asian leaders are working overtime to woo President Donald Trump on his first official visit to the region.

  • New Ramapo supervisor pledges to win over residents

    New Ramapo supervisor pledges to win over residents

    Wednesday, November 8 2017 7:25 PM EST2017-11-09 00:25:36 GMT

    Ramapo's next town supervisor Michael Specht walked away with 61 percent of the votes in the Tuesday’s election.

    Ramapo's next town supervisor Michael Specht walked away with 61 percent of the votes in the Tuesday’s election.

  • Yonkers City Council president: Win is opportunity to move city in new direction

    Yonkers City Council president: Win is opportunity to move city in new direction

    Wednesday, November 8 2017 5:06 PM EST2017-11-08 22:06:02 GMT

    There was a major Democratic victory Tuesday night in the Yonkers City Council president race. Mike Khader beat Republican incumbent Liam McLaughlin.

    There was a major Democratic victory Tuesday night in the Yonkers City Council president race. Mike Khader beat Republican incumbent Liam McLaughlin.

  • A look at the winners and losers of the top US races

    A look at the winners and losers of the top US races

    Wednesday, November 8 2017 7:23 AM EST2017-11-08 12:23:28 GMT
    Wednesday, November 8 2017 8:57 AM EST2017-11-08 13:57:33 GMT

    Governors, mayors, Medicaid: The top US races on Tuesday.

    Governors, mayors, Medicaid: The top US races on Tuesday.

  • Trump rejects claims he was disrespectful to grieving family

    Trump rejects claims he was disrespectful to grieving family

    Thursday, October 19 2017 7:41 AM EDT2017-10-19 11:41:39 GMT
    Wednesday, November 8 2017 8:47 AM EST2017-11-08 13:47:07 GMT
    President Donald Trump strongly rejected the claim Wednesday that was he was disrespectful to the grieving family of a slain Army sergeant.President Donald Trump strongly rejected the claim Wednesday that was he was disrespectful to the grieving family of a slain Army sergeant.

    President Donald Trump strongly rejected the claim Wednesday that was he was disrespectful to the grieving family of a slain Army sergeant.

    President Donald Trump strongly rejected the claim Wednesday that was he was disrespectful to the grieving family of a slain Army sergeant.

  • Khader declares victory in Yonkers City Council president race

    Khader declares victory in Yonkers City Council president race

    Wednesday, November 8 2017 12:33 AM EST2017-11-08 05:33:20 GMT
    Democrat Mike Khader declared victory over incumbent Liam McLaughlin.Democrat Mike Khader declared victory over incumbent Liam McLaughlin.

    Democrat Mike Khader declared victory over incumbent Liam McLaughlin.

    Democrat Mike Khader declared victory over incumbent Liam McLaughlin.

  • County Executive-elect Latimer ready to get working

    County Executive-elect Latimer ready to get working

    Wednesday, November 8 2017 7:40 PM EST2017-11-09 00:40:01 GMT
    Sen. George Latimer squashed incumbent Rob Astorino's bid for re-election in the race for county executive Tuesday.Sen. George Latimer squashed incumbent Rob Astorino's bid for re-election in the race for county executive Tuesday.

    Sen. George Latimer squashed incumbent Rob Astorino's bid for re-election in the race for county executive Tuesday.

    Sen. George Latimer squashed incumbent Rob Astorino's bid for re-election in the race for county executive Tuesday.

  • NY rejects constitutional convention

    NY rejects constitutional convention

    Wednesday, November 8 2017 8:42 AM EST2017-11-08 13:42:53 GMT
    NY rejects constitutional convention.NY rejects constitutional convention.

    New Yorkers have rejected calls for a constitutional convention.

    New Yorkers have rejected calls for a constitutional convention.

  • Neuhaus wins second term as Orange County executive

    Neuhaus wins second term as Orange County executive

    Wednesday, November 8 2017 12:12 AM EST2017-11-08 05:12:04 GMT

    Neuhaus' camp was in Chester Tuesday night, where he declared victory over Democrat Patrick Davis, a newcomer to politics.

    Neuhaus' camp was in Chester Tuesday night, where he declared victory over Democrat Patrick Davis, a newcomer to politics.

  • Ed Day wins re-election as Rockland County executive

    Ed Day wins re-election as Rockland County executive

    Wednesday, November 8 2017 1:01 AM EST2017-11-08 06:01:47 GMT

    Republican Rockland County Executive Ed Day overcame Democratic and Conservative challengers to win his second term in office Tuesday.

    Republican Rockland County Executive Ed Day overcame Democratic and Conservative challengers to win his second term in office Tuesday.

  • Voters approve Proposition 4, split Kiryas Joel from Monroe

    Voters approve Proposition 4, split Kiryas Joel from Monroe

    Wednesday, November 8 2017 8:25 AM EST2017-11-08 13:25:51 GMT

    Monroe voters approved Proposition 4 Tuesday, splitting the Hasidic Village of Kiryas Joel from Monroe to create their own town of Palm Tree.

    Monroe voters approved Proposition 4 Tuesday, splitting the Hasidic Village of Kiryas Joel from Monroe to create their own town of Palm Tree.

  • Polls reporting decent voter turnout

    Polls reporting decent voter turnout

    Tuesday, November 7 2017 5:27 PM EST2017-11-07 22:27:55 GMT
    Board of Elections officials say there's high interest county wide in this election  because of the hotly contested Westchester County executive's race.Board of Elections officials say there's high interest county wide in this election  because of the hotly contested Westchester County executive's race.

    Board of Elections officials say there's high interest county wide in this election  because of the hotly contested Westchester County executive's race.

    Board of Elections officials say there's high interest county wide in this election  because of the hotly contested Westchester County executive's race.

  • Yonkers City Council president race up for grabs

    Yonkers City Council president race up for grabs

    Tuesday, November 7 2017 5:29 PM EST2017-11-07 22:29:04 GMT
    Republican Liam McLaughlin is looking to return to city council as president for what will be his second term, if re-elected.Republican Liam McLaughlin is looking to return to city council as president for what will be his second term, if re-elected.

    Republican Liam McLaughlin is looking to return to city council as president for what will be his second term, if re-elected.

    Republican Liam McLaughlin is looking to return to city council as president for what will be his second term, if re-elected.

  • Clarkstown voters head to polls to elect town supervisor

    Clarkstown voters head to polls to elect town supervisor

    Tuesday, November 7 2017 12:44 PM EST2017-11-07 17:44:02 GMT

    Clarkstown residents headed to the polls Tuesday to vote for a town supervisor. Republican incumbent George Hoehmann says he's confident he'll win against former police chief Michael Sullivan.

    Clarkstown residents headed to the polls Tuesday to vote for a town supervisor. Republican incumbent George Hoehmann says he's confident he'll win against former police chief Michael Sullivan.

  • Trump again blasts NFL over players kneeling during anthem

    Trump again blasts NFL over players kneeling during anthem

    Wednesday, October 18 2017 8:10 AM EDT2017-10-18 12:10:23 GMT
    Tuesday, November 7 2017 8:54 AM EST2017-11-07 13:54:09 GMT
    Trump said on Twitter Wednesday that the "NFL has decided that it will not force players to stand for the playing of our National Anthem."Trump said on Twitter Wednesday that the "NFL has decided that it will not force players to stand for the playing of our National Anthem."

    President Donald Trump is again criticizing the NFL over players kneeling during the national anthem.

    President Donald Trump is again criticizing the NFL over players kneeling during the national anthem.

  • Candidate allegedly exposed service member to HIV

    Candidate allegedly exposed service member to HIV

    Tuesday, November 7 2017 8:46 AM EST2017-11-07 13:46:26 GMT
    Candidate allegedly exposed service member to HIVCandidate allegedly exposed service member to HIV

    In Orange County, a three-way race for County Legislature in Wawayanda is being affected by one candidates’ alleged past.

    In Orange County, a three-way race for County Legislature in Wawayanda is being affected by one candidates’ alleged past.

  • County executive candidates cast their votes

    County executive candidates cast their votes

    Tuesday, November 7 2017 12:39 PM EST2017-11-07 17:39:17 GMT
    The race for Westchester County executive between Republican Rob Astorino and Democratic State Sen. George Latimer has been a heated one.The race for Westchester County executive between Republican Rob Astorino and Democratic State Sen. George Latimer has been a heated one.

    The race for Westchester County executive between Republican Rob Astorino and Democratic State Sen. George Latimer, has been a heated one.

    The race for Westchester County executive between Republican Rob Astorino and Democratic State Sen. George Latimer, has been a heated one.

  • Trump says tougher gun laws not an answer after Texas shooting

    Trump says tougher gun laws not an answer after Texas shooting

    Tuesday, November 7 2017 7:25 AM EST2017-11-07 12:25:27 GMT
    Tuesday, November 7 2017 8:41 AM EST2017-11-07 13:41:19 GMT

    President Donald Trump says tougher gun laws would not have prevented a mass shooting at a south Texas church, arguing that more restrictions might have led to more casualties.

    President Donald Trump says tougher gun laws would not have prevented a mass shooting at a south Texas church, arguing that more restrictions might have led to more casualties.

  • S. Koreans demonstrate to show support, disapproval of Trump

    S. Koreans demonstrate to show support, disapproval of Trump

    Tuesday, November 7 2017 7:30 AM EST2017-11-07 12:30:54 GMT
    Tuesday, November 7 2017 8:39 AM EST2017-11-07 13:39:58 GMT

    South Korean police are on high alert as critics of U.S. President Donald Trump protested in Seoul as he arrived in the country amid public concerns over North Korea's nuclear threats.

    South Korean police are on high alert as critics of U.S. President Donald Trump protested in Seoul as he arrived in the country amid public concerns over North Korea's nuclear threats.

  • Day touts Rockland deficit reduction ahead of Election Day

    Day touts Rockland deficit reduction ahead of Election Day

    Monday, November 6 2017 5:43 PM EST2017-11-06 22:43:08 GMT

    Rockland County Executive Ed Day announced Monday that the $138 million deficit he inherited after taking office in January of 2014 is now down to $4 million.

    Rockland County Executive Ed Day announced Monday that the $138 million deficit he inherited after taking office in January of 2014 is now down to $4 million.

  • NY voters to decide on constitutional convention

    NY voters to decide on constitutional convention

    Monday, November 6 2017 5:06 PM EST2017-11-06 22:06:07 GMT

    One of the most important questions on the ballot this year will be about the constitutional convention, but many voters have no idea what the proposition is.

    One of the most important questions on the ballot this year will be about the constitutional convention, but many voters have no idea what the proposition is.

  • Westchester executive candidates stump ahead of Election Day

    Westchester executive candidates stump ahead of Election Day

    Monday, November 6 2017 5:02 PM EST2017-11-06 22:02:32 GMT

    The race for Westchester County executive is in the final stretch, and incumbent Rob Astorino and challenger state Sen. George Latimer pounded the pavement Monday before voters head to the polls on Election Day.

    The race for Westchester County executive is in the final stretch, and incumbent Rob Astorino and challenger state Sen. George Latimer pounded the pavement Monday before voters head to the polls on Election Day.

  • Trump to call families of slain soldiers, questions Obama

    Trump to call families of slain soldiers, questions Obama

    Tuesday, October 17 2017 12:31 PM EDT2017-10-17 16:31:40 GMT
    Monday, November 6 2017 12:37 PM EST2017-11-06 17:37:05 GMT

    Trump stirs a nest by claiming predecessors did not sufficiently honor military dead, draws heated responses.

    Trump stirs a nest by claiming predecessors did not sufficiently honor military dead, draws heated responses.

  • Trump stands with Japan, denounces North Korean aggression

    Trump stands with Japan, denounces North Korean aggression

    Monday, November 6 2017 7:47 AM EST2017-11-06 12:47:39 GMT
    Monday, November 6 2017 8:08 AM EST2017-11-06 13:08:25 GMT

    President Donald Trump is ratcheting up the pressure on North Korea, refusing to rule out eventual military action and declaring that the United States "will not stand" for Pyongyang menacing America or its Asian...

    President Donald Trump is ratcheting up the pressure on North Korea, refusing to rule out eventual military action and declaring that the United States "will not stand" for Pyongyang menacing America or its Asian allies.

  • Proposal 2 seeks action on pensions for convicted officials

    Proposal 2 seeks action on pensions for convicted officials

    Saturday, November 4 2017 4:28 PM EDT2017-11-04 20:28:42 GMT
    New York voters will decide this Election Day if the pensions of elected officials and other public employees should be revoked if they're convicted of felonies related to their official positions.New York voters will decide this Election Day if the pensions of elected officials and other public employees should be revoked if they're convicted of felonies related to their official positions.

    New York voters will decide this Election Day if the pensions of elected officials and other public employees should be revoked if they're convicted of felonies related to their official positions.

    New York voters will decide this Election Day if the pensions of elected officials and other public employees should be revoked if they're convicted of felonies related to their official positions.

  • Email urged Westchester workers to campaign for Astorino

    Email urged Westchester workers to campaign for Astorino

    Friday, November 3 2017 4:54 PM EDT2017-11-03 20:54:43 GMT
    Westchester's Deputy Commissioner on Social Services Phillipe Gille asked employees to take a few days off from work to help in Executive Rob Astorino's campaign, according to an email obtained by News 12.Westchester's Deputy Commissioner on Social Services Phillipe Gille asked employees to take a few days off from work to help in Executive Rob Astorino's campaign, according to an email obtained by News 12.

    Westchester's Deputy Commissioner on Social Services Phillipe Gille asked employees to take a few days off from work to help in Executive Rob Astorino's campaign, according to an email obtained by News 12.

    Westchester's Deputy Commissioner on Social Services Phillipe Gille asked employees to take a few days off from work to help in Executive Rob Astorino's campaign, according to an email obtained by News 12.

  • Security and trade challenge Trump on first Asia trip

    Security and trade challenge Trump on first Asia trip

    Friday, November 3 2017 7:36 AM EDT2017-11-03 11:36:05 GMT
    Friday, November 3 2017 9:02 AM EDT2017-11-03 13:02:16 GMT

    Security and trade will loom large during President Donald Trump's first official visit to Asia, which begins Sunday in Japan.

    Security and trade will loom large during President Donald Trump's first official visit to Asia, which begins Sunday in Japan.

  • Trump accuses Clinton, DNC of 'illegally' coordinating

    Trump accuses Clinton, DNC of 'illegally' coordinating

    Friday, November 3 2017 8:54 AM EDT2017-11-03 12:54:10 GMT

    Trump's accusation follows Politico's publication of an excerpt from former acting DNC Chair Donna Brazile's upcoming book.

    Trump's accusation follows Politico's publication of an excerpt from former acting DNC Chair Donna Brazile's upcoming book.

  • Trump makes light of his Twitter account going dark briefly

    Trump makes light of his Twitter account going dark briefly

    Friday, November 3 2017 7:33 AM EDT2017-11-03 11:33:07 GMT
    Friday, November 3 2017 8:29 AM EDT2017-11-03 12:29:07 GMT

    President Donald Trump is making light of his Twitter account going dark for a few minutes this week, tweeting: "My Twitter account was taken down for 11 minutes by a rogue employee. I guess the word must finally...

    President Donald Trump is making light of his Twitter account going dark for a few minutes this week, tweeting: "My Twitter account was taken down for 11 minutes by a rogue employee. I guess the word must finally be getting out-and having an impact.".

  • VIDEO: 2017 White Plains mayoral debate

    VIDEO: 2017 White Plains mayoral debate

  • GOP tax plan slashes corporate rate, cut for wealthy

    GOP tax plan slashes corporate rate, cut for wealthy

    Thursday, November 2 2017 12:02 PM EDT2017-11-02 16:02:39 GMT
    Thursday, November 2 2017 12:20 PM EDT2017-11-02 16:20:24 GMT
    House Republicans are set to unveil their sweeping tax overhaul Thursday, making major changes, yet looking to preserve current tax rules for retirement accounts popular with middle-class Americans and to keep a top tax rate for the wealthiest earners.House Republicans are set to unveil their sweeping tax overhaul Thursday, making major changes, yet looking to preserve current tax rules for retirement accounts popular with middle-class Americans and to keep a top tax rate for the wealthiest earners.

    House Republicans are set to unveil their sweeping tax overhaul Thursday, making major changes, yet looking to preserve current tax rules for retirement accounts popular with middle-class Americans and to keep a...

    House Republicans are set to unveil their sweeping tax overhaul Thursday, making major changes, yet looking to preserve current tax rules for retirement accounts popular with middle-class Americans and to keep a top tax rate for the wealthiest earners.

  • Trump: Iran violating nuke deal but he won't pull out now

    Trump: Iran violating nuke deal but he won't pull out now

    Friday, October 13 2017 10:56 AM EDT2017-10-13 14:56:52 GMT
    Thursday, November 2 2017 11:53 AM EDT2017-11-02 15:53:04 GMT

    President Donald Trump says Iran is not living up to the "spirit" of the nuclear deal that it signed in 2015. He's announcing a new strategy in a speech at the White House.

    President Donald Trump says Iran is not living up to the "spirit" of the nuclear deal that it signed in 2015. He's announcing a new strategy in a speech at the White House.

  • Trump to issue stop-payment order on health care subsidies

    Trump to issue stop-payment order on health care subsidies

    Friday, October 13 2017 7:26 AM EDT2017-10-13 11:26:46 GMT
    Thursday, November 2 2017 9:02 AM EDT2017-11-02 13:02:10 GMT

    President Donald Trump plans to halt payments to insurers under the Obama-era health care law he has been trying to unravel for months.

    President Donald Trump plans to halt payments to insurers under the Obama-era health care law he has been trying to unravel for months.

  • Candidates for Rockland County executive debate in News 12 studios

    Candidates for Rockland County executive debate in News 12 studios

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 10:31 PM EST2017-11-22 03:31:04 GMT
    The candidates for Rockland County executive squared off in a debate in the News 12 studios Wednesday.The candidates for Rockland County executive squared off in a debate in the News 12 studios Wednesday.

    The candidates for Rockland County executive squared off in a debate in the News 12 studios Wednesday.

    The candidates for Rockland County executive squared off in a debate in the News 12 studios Wednesday.

  • Latimer, Astorino square off in debate in News 12 studios

    Latimer, Astorino square off in debate in News 12 studios

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 10:19 PM EST2017-11-22 03:19:02 GMT
    Democratic state Sen. George Latimer is looking to unseat Republican incumbent Rob Astorino in the race.Democratic state Sen. George Latimer is looking to unseat Republican incumbent Rob Astorino in the race.

    Candidates for Westchester County executive stood their ground on tough issues during a debate inside the News 12 studios Wednesday.

    Candidates for Westchester County executive stood their ground on tough issues during a debate inside the News 12 studios Wednesday.

  • VIDEO: Rockland County executive debate between Ed Day and Maureen Porette

    VIDEO: Rockland County executive debate between Ed Day and Maureen Porette

    VIDEO: Rockland County executive debate between Ed Day and Maureen Porette

    VIDEO: Rockland County executive debate between Ed Day and Maureen Porette

  • Alleged Clarkstown rental shaming proposal draws ire

    Alleged Clarkstown rental shaming proposal draws ire

    Wednesday, November 1 2017 5:27 PM EDT2017-11-01 21:27:51 GMT
    To deal with Clarkstown's illegal housing problem, one candidate for town council allegedly proposed labeling rental homes with the letter "R," something he denies and his opponent calls discriminatory.To deal with Clarkstown's illegal housing problem, one candidate for town council allegedly proposed labeling rental homes with the letter "R," something he denies and his opponent calls discriminatory.

    To deal with Clarkstown's illegal housing problem, one candidate for town council allegedly proposed labeling rental homes with the letter "R," something he denies and his opponent calls discriminatory. 

    To deal with Clarkstown's illegal housing problem, one candidate for town council allegedly proposed labeling rental homes with the letter "R," something he denies and his opponent calls discriminatory. 

  • Trump's health care end run reflects frustrations

    Trump's health care end run reflects frustrations

    Thursday, October 12 2017 10:45 AM EDT2017-10-12 14:45:30 GMT
    Wednesday, November 1 2017 10:50 AM EDT2017-11-01 14:50:06 GMT

    Frustrated over setbacks in Congress, President Donald Trump wielded his rule-making power Thursday to launch an end run that might get him closer to his goal of repealing and replacing "Obamacare."

    Frustrated over setbacks in Congress, President Donald Trump wielded his rule-making power Thursday to launch an end run that might get him closer to his goal of repealing and replacing "Obamacare."

  • VP Pence leaves NFL game after players protest during anthem

    VP Pence leaves NFL game after players protest during anthem

    Monday, October 9 2017 7:37 AM EDT2017-10-09 11:37:52 GMT
    Sunday, October 29 2017 8:31 AM EDT2017-10-29 12:31:02 GMT

    Vice President Mike Pence left the 49ers-Colts game after about a dozen San Francisco players took a knee during the national anthem.

    Vice President Mike Pence left the 49ers-Colts game after about a dozen San Francisco players took a knee during the national anthem.

  • Astorino and challenger sling mud as Election Day approaches

    Astorino and challenger sling mud as Election Day approaches

    Saturday, October 28 2017 2:38 PM EDT2017-10-28 18:38:21 GMT
    Westchester executive candidate George Latimer called on Rob Astorino to resign immediately during a news conference in White Plains Friday – following corruption allegations that surfaced during a trial in Manhattan Federal Court.Westchester executive candidate George Latimer called on Rob Astorino to resign immediately during a news conference in White Plains Friday – following corruption allegations that surfaced during a trial in Manhattan Federal Court.

    George Latimer, candidate for Westchester County executive, says if the allegations are true then County Executive Rob Astorino should step down.

    George Latimer, candidate for Westchester County executive, says if the allegations are true then County Executive Rob Astorino should step down.

  • Port Chester dad facing deportation allowed to stay in US for 8 more months

    Port Chester dad facing deportation allowed to stay in US for 8 more months

    Wednesday, November 15 2017 1:10 PM EST2017-11-15 18:10:08 GMT
    Noel Lopez-Reyes turned himself into Immigration Customs Enforcement (ICE) today.Noel Lopez-Reyes turned himself into Immigration Customs Enforcement (ICE) today.

    A Port Chester father of three who was facing deportation will be allowed to stay in the U.S. for at least eight more months.months.

    A Port Chester father of three who was facing deportation will be allowed to stay in the U.S. for at least eight more months.months.

  • Attack ad on Latimer linked to billionaire Robert Mercer

    Attack ad on Latimer linked to billionaire Robert Mercer

    Tuesday, November 14 2017 4:48 PM EST2017-11-14 21:48:04 GMT

    Bllionaire Robert Mercer is wading into Westchester politics and spending some of his money on a super PAC that is attacking Democratic candidate for county executive Sen. George Latimer.

    Bllionaire Robert Mercer is wading into Westchester politics and spending some of his money on a super PAC that is attacking Democratic candidate for county executive Sen. George Latimer.

  • News 12 sits down with Orange County executive candidates

    News 12 sits down with Orange County executive candidates

    Monday, November 13 2017 5:27 PM EST2017-11-13 22:27:10 GMT

    News 12 sat down with both candidates in the race for Orange County executive Tuesday to discuss issues facing the county.

    News 12 sat down with both candidates in the race for Orange County executive Tuesday to discuss issues facing the county.

  • Yonkers City Council president debate becomes heated

    Yonkers City Council president debate becomes heated

    Monday, November 13 2017 8:50 AM EST2017-11-13 13:50:08 GMT

    The candidates for Yonkers City Council president went head to head in a heated debate Monday night.

    The candidates for Yonkers City Council president went head to head in a heated debate Monday night.

  • Former Clarkstown top cop sues to get job back

    Former Clarkstown top cop sues to get job back

    Monday, November 13 2017 8:48 AM EST2017-11-13 13:48:09 GMT
    Michael Sullivan’s lawyer claims Town Supervisor George Hoehmann broke the law earlier this year when he cast a decisive vote to oust Sullivan.Michael Sullivan’s lawyer claims Town Supervisor George Hoehmann broke the law earlier this year when he cast a decisive vote to oust Sullivan.

    Clarkstown's former top cop is now fighting to get his job back. Michael Sullivan has filed a lawsuit against the town. 

    Clarkstown's former top cop is now fighting to get his job back. Michael Sullivan has filed a lawsuit against the town. 

  • Latimer accuses Astorino of inflating job numbers

    Latimer accuses Astorino of inflating job numbers

    Sunday, November 12 2017 7:27 PM EST2017-11-13 00:27:09 GMT

    Democrat George Latimer is accusing Republican Rob Astorino of inflating his job numbers during his tenure as county executive.

    Democrat George Latimer is accusing Republican Rob Astorino of inflating his job numbers during his tenure as county executive.

  • Trump: Puerto Rico put budget 'out of whack' but lives saved

    Trump: Puerto Rico put budget 'out of whack' but lives saved

    Tuesday, October 3 2017 2:41 PM EDT2017-10-03 18:41:09 GMT
    Monday, October 23 2017 2:53 PM EDT2017-10-23 18:53:04 GMT

    President Donald Trump is meeting Tuesday with some of the 3.4 million Puerto Ricans struggling to recover from Hurricane Maria, as criticism of the federal government's sluggish response continues.

    President Donald Trump is meeting Tuesday with some of the 3.4 million Puerto Ricans struggling to recover from Hurricane Maria, as criticism of the federal government's sluggish response continues.

  • Trump signals critics of hurricane response will not cow him

    Trump signals critics of hurricane response will not cow him

    Monday, October 2 2017 8:28 AM EDT2017-10-02 12:28:47 GMT
    Sunday, October 22 2017 8:35 AM EDT2017-10-22 12:35:08 GMT

    President Donald Trump spent Sunday afternoon attending a high-profile golf tournament, signaling that he will not be cowed by critics of his hurricane response.

    President Donald Trump spent Sunday afternoon attending a high-profile golf tournament, signaling that he will not be cowed by critics of his hurricane response.

  • Senate backs GOP budget in step forward for tax revamp

    Senate backs GOP budget in step forward for tax revamp

    Wednesday, November 8 2017 9:44 PM EST2017-11-09 02:44:09 GMT

    Republicans on Thursday muscled a $4 trillion budget through the Senate in a major step forward for President Donald Trump's ambitious promise of "massive tax cuts and reform."

    Republicans on Thursday muscled a $4 trillion budget through the Senate in a major step forward for President Donald Trump's ambitious promise of "massive tax cuts and reform."

  • Astorino lashes out about Democratic opponent's unpaid taxes

    Astorino lashes out about Democratic opponent's unpaid taxes

    Tuesday, November 7 2017 2:59 PM EST2017-11-07 19:59:07 GMT
    Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino held a news conference Wednesday in White Plains accusing Democrat opponent George Latimer of owing thousands in taxes for a home in Rye.Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino held a news conference Wednesday in White Plains accusing Democrat opponent George Latimer of owing thousands in taxes for a home in Rye.

    Westchester's incumbent county executive again accused his Democratic challenger in the upcoming election of owing tens of thousands of dollars in taxes on a house in Rye Wednesday -- although a copy of the deed reviewed by News 12 does not have his name on it.

    Westchester's incumbent county executive again accused his Democratic challenger in the upcoming election of owing tens of thousands of dollars in taxes on a house in Rye Wednesday -- although a copy of the deed reviewed by News 12 does not have his name on it.

  • Trump unhappy with top health official over travel

    Trump unhappy with top health official over travel

    Thursday, September 28 2017 7:51 AM EDT2017-09-28 11:51:35 GMT
    Wednesday, October 18 2017 8:59 AM EDT2017-10-18 12:59:04 GMT

    Trump says "we'll see" if he fires health secretary Tom Price over travel on pricey charters.

    Trump says "we'll see" if he fires health secretary Tom Price over travel on pricey charters.

  • In Alabama, a Trump miscalculation in Senate primary

    In Alabama, a Trump miscalculation in Senate primary

    Wednesday, September 27 2017 2:49 PM EDT2017-09-27 18:49:42 GMT
    Tuesday, October 17 2017 2:52 PM EDT2017-10-17 18:52:09 GMT

    Mitch McConnell is facing a rebuke from an Alabama Senate primary Tuesday night while Donald Trump at least is dealing with some embarrassment after picking the wrong candidate.

    Mitch McConnell is facing a rebuke from an Alabama Senate primary Tuesday night while Donald Trump at least is dealing with some embarrassment after picking the wrong candidate.

  • Trump suddenly focuses on Puerto Rico, promises visit, aid

    Trump suddenly focuses on Puerto Rico, promises visit, aid

    Wednesday, September 27 2017 7:51 AM EDT2017-09-27 11:51:21 GMT
    Tuesday, October 17 2017 9:02 AM EDT2017-10-17 13:02:07 GMT

    President Donald Trump says he'll visit hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico next Tuesday.

    President Donald Trump says he'll visit hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico next Tuesday.

  • Trump, GOP roll out tax plan; cuts rates, doubles deduction

    Trump, GOP roll out tax plan; cuts rates, doubles deduction

    Wednesday, September 27 2017 7:48 AM EDT2017-09-27 11:48:26 GMT
    Tuesday, October 17 2017 9:01 AM EDT2017-10-17 13:01:09 GMT

    President Donald Trump and congressional Republicans are rolling out a wide-ranging plan to cut taxes for individuals and corporations, simplify the tax system, and likely double the standard deduction used by most Americans.

    President Donald Trump and congressional Republicans are rolling out a wide-ranging plan to cut taxes for individuals and corporations, simplify the tax system, and likely double the standard deduction used by most Americans.

  • As senators defect, GOP concedes health bill's fate bleak

    As senators defect, GOP concedes health bill's fate bleak

    Tuesday, September 26 2017 8:02 AM EDT2017-09-26 12:02:56 GMT
    Monday, October 16 2017 9:03 AM EDT2017-10-16 13:03:08 GMT

    Republican Sen. Susan Collins' decision to oppose the GOP push to repeal President Barack Obama's health care overhaul leaves the effort all but dead.

    Republican Sen. Susan Collins' decision to oppose the GOP push to repeal President Barack Obama's health care overhaul leaves the effort all but dead.

  • NFL players angry over Trump's insult

    Don't talk about mom: NFL players angry over Trump's insult

    Monday, September 25 2017 7:57 AM EDT2017-09-25 11:57:43 GMT
    Sunday, October 15 2017 8:59 AM EDT2017-10-15 12:59:06 GMT

    Don't talk about my mother: It was the three-word insult that Donald Trump used that bothered many NFL players the most.

    Don't talk about my mother: It was the three-word insult that Donald Trump used that bothered many NFL players the most.

  • Health care bill teeters, GOP adds money to woo dissidents

    Health care bill teeters, GOP adds money to woo dissidents

    Monday, September 25 2017 7:53 AM EDT2017-09-25 11:53:07 GMT
    Sunday, October 15 2017 8:47 AM EDT2017-10-15 12:47:05 GMT

    Top Republicans are adding money to their staggering effort to repeal the Obama health care law and say they're pushing toward a climactic Senate faceoff this week.

    Top Republicans are adding money to their staggering effort to repeal the Obama health care law and say they're pushing toward a climactic Senate faceoff this week.

  • McCain says no to GOP health care bill

    McCain says no to GOP health care bill

    Friday, September 22 2017 2:18 PM EDT2017-09-22 18:18:32 GMT
    Thursday, October 12 2017 2:21 PM EDT2017-10-12 18:21:02 GMT

    Sen. Rand Paul says despite President Donald Trump's attacks on him for opposing the new GOP health care bill, the measure is a "fake" and he won't support it.

    Sen. Rand Paul says despite President Donald Trump's attacks on him for opposing the new GOP health care bill, the measure is a "fake" and he won't support it.

  • NY Gov. Cuomo heads to Puerto Rico to help recovery effort

    NY Gov. Cuomo heads to Puerto Rico to help recovery effort

    Friday, September 22 2017 12:58 PM EDT2017-09-22 16:58:08 GMT

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo is heading to the Caribbean for the second time in a week to get a firsthand look at the damage left behind by a hurricane.

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo is heading to the Caribbean for the second time in a week to get a firsthand look at hurricane damage.

  • Trump piles on new economic sanctions against North Korea

    Trump piles on new economic sanctions against North Korea

    Friday, September 22 2017 12:02 PM EDT2017-09-22 16:02:33 GMT
    Thursday, October 12 2017 1:10 PM EDT2017-10-12 17:10:09 GMT

    In wake of fiery military threats again North Korea, Trump piles on new economic sanctions.

    In wake of fiery military threats again North Korea, Trump piles on new economic sanctions.

  • County executive candidate promises crackdown on corruption

    County executive candidate promises crackdown on corruption

    Wednesday, November 1 2017 12:54 PM EDT2017-11-01 16:54:08 GMT

    Democratic County Executive candidate George Latimer wants legislation that would compel county officials to disclose whether they have been subpoenaed by any law enforcement agency.

    Democratic County Executive candidate George Latimer wants legislation that would compel county officials to disclose whether they have been subpoenaed by any law enforcement agency.

  • Yonkers firefighters split over who to vote for

    Yonkers firefighters split over who to vote for

    Wednesday, November 1 2017 12:51 PM EDT2017-11-01 16:51:01 GMT

    Firefighters in Yonkers are split over who they would like to see become the next City Council president.

    Firefighters in Yonkers are split over who they would like to see become the next City Council president.

  • Mount Vernon residents tell officials to grow up after screaming match

    Mount Vernon residents tell officials to grow up after screaming match

    Tuesday, October 31 2017 1:22 PM EDT2017-10-31 17:22:05 GMT

    Mount Vernon residents tell officials to grow up after screaming match

    Mount Vernon residents tell officials to grow up after screaming match

  • County executive debate gets heated

    County executive debate gets heated

    Tuesday, October 31 2017 8:49 AM EDT2017-10-31 12:49:03 GMT

    County Executive Rob Astorino and state Sen. George Latimer traded blows in a head-to-head debate Tuesday night.

    County Executive Rob Astorino and state Sen. George Latimer traded blows in a head-to-head debate Tuesday night.

  • Mount Vernon residents tell officials to grow up after screaming match

    Mount Vernon residents tell officials to grow up after screaming match

    Monday, October 30 2017 12:53 PM EDT2017-10-30 16:53:04 GMT

    A screaming match developed today in Mount Vernon today involving the mayor, city council members and the community as council members called for a federal investigation into the police department.

    A screaming match developed today in Mount Vernon today involving the mayor, city council members and the community as council members called for a federal investigation into the police department.

  • At UN, Trump threatens 'total destruction' of North Korea

    At UN, Trump threatens 'total destruction' of North Korea

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 11:08 AM EDT2017-09-19 15:08:21 GMT
    Monday, October 9 2017 11:09 AM EDT2017-10-09 15:09:05 GMT

    Trump to use his UN General Assembly address to press for UN members acting in their own self-interest to unite to face global dangers.

    Trump to use his UN General Assembly address to press for UN members acting in their own self-interest to unite to face global dangers.

  • Trump, the 'America First' president, goes to the UN

    Trump, the 'America First' president, goes to the UN

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 7:36 AM EDT2017-09-19 11:36:34 GMT
    Monday, October 9 2017 8:35 AM EDT2017-10-09 12:35:09 GMT

    Trump to use his UN General Assembly address to press for UN members acting in their own self-interest to unite to face global dangers.

    Trump to use his UN General Assembly address to press for UN members acting in their own self-interest to unite to face global dangers.

  • Trump, in new dig, mocks North Korea leader as 'Rocket Man'

    Trump, in new dig, mocks North Korea leader as 'Rocket Man'

    Monday, September 18 2017 8:15 AM EDT2017-09-18 12:15:04 GMT
    Sunday, October 8 2017 9:07 AM EDT2017-10-08 13:07:00 GMT

    President Donald Trump says he and South Korean President Moon Jae-in have discussed North Korea in their latest call, Trump tweets that he's asked Moon about "Rocket Man" _ an apparent reference to North Korean...

    President Donald Trump says he and South Korean President Moon Jae-in have discussed North Korea in their latest call, Trump tweets that he's asked Moon about "Rocket Man" _ an apparent reference to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

  • Latimer accuses Astorino of ‘pay-for-play’ scheme

    Latimer accuses Astorino of ‘pay-for-play’ scheme

    Wednesday, October 25 2017 5:04 PM EDT2017-10-25 21:04:08 GMT

    Democratic candidate for Westchester County executive George Latimer is accusing Republican incumbent Rob Astorino of being a part of a pay-for-play scheme.

    Democratic candidate for Westchester County executive George Latimer is accusing Republican incumbent Rob Astorino of being a part of a pay-for-play scheme.

  • Astorino secures union endorsements

    Astorino secures union endorsements

    Wednesday, October 25 2017 1:24 PM EDT2017-10-25 17:24:04 GMT

    More than 20 union affiliates of the building and construction trades council of Westchester and Putnam, today endorsed Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino.

    More than 20 union affiliates of the building and construction trades council of Westchester and Putnam, today endorsed Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino.

  • Trump mum on gun control

    Trump mum on gun control

    Wednesday, October 25 2017 9:19 AM EDT2017-10-25 13:19:07 GMT

    While thanking the staff at a hospital in Las Vegas on Wednesday, President Donald Trump brushed off a reporter's question about whether America has a gun violence problem.

    While thanking the staff at a hospital in Las Vegas on Wednesday, President Donald Trump brushed off a reporter's question about whether America has a gun violence problem.

  • Hudson Valley divided on gun control

    Hudson Valley divided on gun control

    Wednesday, October 25 2017 9:09 AM EDT2017-10-25 13:09:04 GMT

    The gun control debate continues in the Hudson Valley with strong opinions on both sides of the issue.

    The gun control debate continues in the Hudson Valley with strong opinions on both sides of the issue.

  • Deadline day for many DACA renewals

    Deadline day for many DACA renewals

    Wednesday, October 25 2017 8:56 AM EDT2017-10-25 12:56:06 GMT

    Today is deadline day for thousands of so-called "dreamers" to submit their renewal applications.

    Today is deadline day for thousands of so-called "dreamers" to submit their renewal applications.

  • Deal or no deal? 'Dreamers' wait as Trump, lawmakers joust

    Deal or no deal? 'Dreamers' wait as Trump, lawmakers joust

    Thursday, September 14 2017 7:44 AM EDT2017-09-14 11:44:07 GMT
    Wednesday, October 4 2017 8:31 AM EDT2017-10-04 12:31:04 GMT

    The fate of 800,000 young immigrants hung in the balance Thursday as top lawmakers, White House officials and President Donald Trump himself squabbled over whether an agreement had been struck to protect them - and if so, exactly what it was.

    The fate of 800,000 young immigrants hung in the balance Thursday as top lawmakers, White House officials and President Donald Trump himself squabbled over whether an agreement had been struck to protect them - and if so, exactly what it was.

  • Las Vegas shooting reignites gun control debate in Westchester

    Las Vegas shooting reignites gun control debate in Westchester

    Monday, October 23 2017 5:02 PM EDT2017-10-23 21:02:03 GMT

    The mass shooting in Las Vegas has reignited the gun control debate in the Hudson Valley, as local lawmakers take action to stop a Westchester gun show from happening.

    The mass shooting in Las Vegas has reignited the gun control debate in the Hudson Valley, as local lawmakers take action to stop a Westchester gun show from happening.

  • White House says details soon on taxes, DACA

    White House says details soon on taxes, DACA

    Wednesday, September 13 2017 8:52 AM EDT2017-09-13 12:52:12 GMT
    Tuesday, October 3 2017 8:55 AM EDT2017-10-03 12:55:04 GMT

    The White House says it will soon release legislative priorities for its plans to overhaul the nation's tax system and to address hundreds of thousands of young immigrants brought to the United States illegally as children.

    The White House says it will soon release legislative priorities for its plans to overhaul the nation's tax system and to address hundreds of thousands of young immigrants brought to the United States illegally as children.

  • Mt. Vernon councilman, candidate argument turns physical

    Mt. Vernon councilman, candidate argument turns physical

    Thursday, October 19 2017 8:06 AM EDT2017-10-19 12:06:08 GMT

    An argument at a bar in Mount Vernon involving a city council member and the mayor's brother turned physical. 

    An argument at a bar in Mount Vernon involving a city council member and the mayor's brother turned physical. 

  • Trump tweets reassurance about DACA at Pelosi's urging

    Trump tweets reassurance about DACA at Pelosi's urging

    Thursday, September 7 2017 2:55 PM EDT2017-09-07 18:55:09 GMT
    Wednesday, September 27 2017 2:59 PM EDT2017-09-27 18:59:06 GMT

    President Donald Trump is trying to reassure the hundreds of thousands of immigrants in a program that his administration announced it is ending.

    President Donald Trump is trying to reassure the hundreds of thousands of immigrants in a program that his administration announced it is ending.

  • Immigration Protection Act override fails

    Immigration Protection Act override fails

    Monday, October 16 2017 9:06 AM EDT2017-10-16 13:06:05 GMT

    An attempt by the Westchester County Legislature to override a veto of the Immigration Protection Act has failed.

    An attempt by the Westchester County Legislature to override a veto of the Immigration Protection Act has failed.

  • Activists protest GOP health care bill in Peekskill

    Activists protest GOP health care bill in Peekskill

    Sunday, October 15 2017 3:05 PM EDT2017-10-15 19:05:02 GMT

    Activists took to the streets of Peekskill Monday afternoon to oppose the GOP's attempt to repeal and replace the Affordable Health Care Act.

    Activists took to the streets of Peekskill Monday afternoon to oppose the GOP's attempt to repeal and replace the Affordable Health Care Act.

  • Trump rescinding DACA program protecting young immigrants

    Trump rescinding DACA program protecting young immigrants

    Tuesday, September 5 2017 12:43 PM EDT2017-09-05 16:43:11 GMT
    Monday, September 25 2017 12:55 PM EDT2017-09-25 16:55:05 GMT

    Trump's decision on whether to maintain the program protecting hundreds of thousands of young immigrants from deportation could set off battles within the GOP.

    Trump's decision on whether to maintain the program protecting hundreds of thousands of young immigrants from deportation could set off battles within the GOP.

  • More protests of Trump's plan to end DACA expected

    More protests of Trump's plan to end DACA expected

    Tuesday, September 5 2017 7:37 AM EDT2017-09-05 11:37:18 GMT
    Monday, September 25 2017 8:54 AM EDT2017-09-25 12:54:02 GMT

    Nationwide protests are expected Tuesday as young immigrants fight to keep the DACA protections President Donald Trump vows to dismantle.

    Nationwide protests are expected Tuesday as young immigrants fight to keep the DACA protections President Donald Trump vows to dismantle.

  • China says Trump's trade threat over N. Korea 'unacceptable'

    China says Trump's trade threat over N. Korea 'unacceptable'

    Monday, September 4 2017 7:37 AM EDT2017-09-04 11:37:58 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 8:55 AM EDT2017-09-24 12:55:06 GMT

    China has said President Donald Trump's threat to cut off trade with countries that deal with North Korea is "unacceptable" and unfair.

    China has said President Donald Trump's threat to cut off trade with countries that deal with North Korea is "unacceptable" and unfair.

  • Hillary takes shots at Trump and Putin

    Hillary takes shots at Trump and Putin

    Tuesday, October 10 2017 9:05 AM EDT2017-10-10 13:05:05 GMT

    Hillary Clinton took shots at both President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin as the featured guest on ‘The Late Show’ with Stephen Colbert on Tuesday night.

    Hillary Clinton took shots at both President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin as the featured guest on ‘The Late Show’ with Stephen Colbert on Tuesday night.

  • Mount Vernon mayor’s budget includes more police, higher taxes

    Mount Vernon mayor’s budget includes more police, higher taxes

    Monday, October 9 2017 7:24 PM EDT2017-10-09 23:24:09 GMT

    Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas on Tuesday unveiled his budget for next year, and while it does include more police, it also includes higher taxes.

    Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas on Tuesday unveiled his budget for next year, and while it does include more police, it also includes higher taxes.

  • Sentencing of ex-Ramapo town supervisor pushed back to November

    Sentencing of ex-Ramapo town supervisor pushed back to November

    Sunday, October 8 2017 12:19 PM EDT2017-10-08 16:19:09 GMT

    The sentencing of Ramapo's former town supervisor has been delayed. 

    The sentencing of Ramapo's former town supervisor has been delayed. 

  • Peekskill mayor faces criticism over campaign promotion

    Peekskill mayor faces criticism over campaign promotion

    Friday, October 6 2017 9:13 PM EDT2017-10-07 01:13:06 GMT

    Peekskill City Council members Vivian McKenzie and Kathleen Talbot claim Mayor Frank Catalina used taxpayer money to promote his political campaign.

    Peekskill City Council members Vivian McKenzie and Kathleen Talbot claim Mayor Frank Catalina used taxpayer money to promote his political campaign.

  • Latimer slams Astorino on first day of race

    Latimer slams Astorino on first day of race

    Tuesday, October 3 2017 1:05 PM EDT2017-10-03 17:05:03 GMT

    The race for Westchester County executive is already heating up, just one day after primaries.

    The race for Westchester County executive is already heating up, just one day after primaries.

  • Clinton: My 'skin crawled' as Trump hovered on debate stage

    Clinton: My 'skin crawled' as Trump hovered on debate stage

    Thursday, August 24 2017 7:48 AM EDT2017-08-24 11:48:20 GMT
    Wednesday, September 13 2017 9:07 AM EDT2017-09-13 13:07:04 GMT

    Hillary Clinton says her "skin crawled" as Donald Trump shadowed her closely on a debate stage last October.

    Hillary Clinton says her "skin crawled" as Donald Trump shadowed her closely on a debate stage last October.

  • Latimer declares victory over Jenkins in county executive primary

    Latimer declares victory over Jenkins in county executive primary

    Monday, October 2 2017 1:02 PM EDT2017-10-02 17:02:12 GMT

    State Sen. George Latimer declared victory over Legislator Ken Jenkins in the Democratic primary for Westchester County executive Tuesday.  He will now face off against Republican Rob Astorino in November.

    State Sen. George Latimer declared victory over Legislator Ken Jenkins in the Democratic primary for Westchester County executive Tuesday.  He will now face off against Republican Rob Astorino in November.

  • White Plains mayoral race headlines Primary Day

    White Plains mayoral race headlines Primary Day

    Monday, October 2 2017 9:06 AM EDT2017-10-02 13:06:06 GMT

    Polls are open across the Hudson Valley as people cast their votes in some hotly contested races on Primary Day.

    Polls are open across the Hudson Valley as people cast their votes in some hotly contested races on Primary Day.

  • Protests turn unruly after Trump's Phoenix speech

    Protests turn unruly after Trump's Phoenix speech

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 7:35 AM EDT2017-08-23 11:35:21 GMT
    Tuesday, September 12 2017 8:58 AM EDT2017-09-12 12:58:08 GMT

    President Donald Trump's first political event since the violence of Charlottesville has drawn several protest groups to Phoenix, and authorities are taking extra precautions to keep the peace.

    President Donald Trump's first political event since the violence of Charlottesville has drawn several protest groups to Phoenix, and authorities are taking extra precautions to keep the peace.

  • Westchester Board of Elections official stresses importance of Primary Day

    Westchester Board of Elections official stresses importance of Primary Day

    Thursday, September 28 2017 3:26 PM EDT2017-09-28 19:26:08 GMT

    Primary Day is right about the corner and Reginald Lafayette from the Westchester County Board of Elections is sharing what voters need to know to be prepared. 

    Primary Day is right about the corner and Reginald Lafayette from the Westchester County Board of Elections is sharing what voters need to know to be prepared. 

  • Strategist Steve Bannon leaves Trump's turbulent White House

    Strategist Steve Bannon leaves Trump's turbulent White House

    Friday, August 18 2017 2:53 PM EDT2017-08-18 18:53:29 GMT
    Thursday, September 7 2017 2:56 PM EDT2017-09-07 18:56:06 GMT

    White House chief strategist Steve Bannon is leaving his White House post.

    White House chief strategist Steve Bannon is leaving his White House post.

  • AP sources: Strategist Steve Bannon leaving White House

    AP sources: Strategist Steve Bannon leaving White House

    Friday, August 18 2017 1:15 PM EDT2017-08-18 17:15:11 GMT
    Thursday, September 7 2017 1:18 PM EDT2017-09-07 17:18:08 GMT

    White House chief strategist Steve Bannon is leaving his White House post.

    White House chief strategist Steve Bannon is leaving his White House post.

  • Trump decries monument removals, 'history ripped apart'

    Trump decries monument removals, 'history ripped apart'

    Thursday, August 17 2017 12:19 PM EDT2017-08-17 16:19:00 GMT
    Wednesday, September 6 2017 12:35 PM EDT2017-09-06 16:35:02 GMT

    President Donald Trump has abruptly dismantled two of his White House business councils-an apparent attempt to manage his increasing isolation and the continued fallout from his combative comments on racially...

    President Donald Trump has abruptly dismantled two of his White House business councils-an apparent attempt to manage his increasing isolation and the continued fallout from his combative comments on racially charged violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

  • Clinton slams Sanders in new book

    Clinton slams Sanders in new book

    Tuesday, September 26 2017 8:47 AM EDT2017-09-26 12:47:03 GMT

    Hillary Clinton is slamming Bernie Sanders in her new book.

    Hillary Clinton is slamming Bernie Sanders in her new book.

  • Peekskill rally protests decision to end DACA

    Peekskill rally protests decision to end DACA

    Monday, September 25 2017 7:10 PM EDT2017-09-25 23:10:04 GMT

    About 30 protesters gathered outside Sen. Chuck Schumer’s office in Peekskill Tuesday to show their outrage at President Donald Trump’s decision to end the DACA program, which protects young immigrants.

    About 30 protesters gathered outside Sen. Chuck Schumer’s office in Peekskill Tuesday to show their outrage at President Donald Trump’s decision to end the DACA program, which protects young immigrants.

  • Rockland ‘dreamer’ says he will not be defeated by end to DACA

    Rockland ‘dreamer’ says he will not be defeated by end to DACA

    Monday, September 25 2017 4:54 PM EDT2017-09-25 20:54:07 GMT

    A Rockland County “dreamer” says he will not be silenced or defeated by the Trump's administration decision to end DACA, the Obama-era program that shields young undocumented immigrants from deportation.

    A Rockland County “dreamer” says he will not be silenced or defeated by the Trump's administration decision to end DACA, the Obama-era program that shields young undocumented immigrants from deportation.

  • Trump asked to fire 3 White House staffers

    The Latest: Trump asked to fire 3 White House staffers

    Tuesday, August 15 2017 7:51 AM EDT2017-08-15 11:51:07 GMT
    Monday, September 4 2017 8:51 AM EDT2017-09-04 12:51:07 GMT

    The leaders of four minority House caucus groups have written a letter on President Donald Trump calling for the removal of White House staff aides Steve Bannon, Stephen Miller and Sebastian Gorka.

    The leaders of four minority House caucus groups have written a letter on President Donald Trump calling for the removal of White House staff aides Steve Bannon, Stephen Miller and Sebastian Gorka.

  • White House says Trump's DACA announcement coming Tuesday

    White House says Trump's DACA announcement coming Tuesday

    Saturday, September 23 2017 9:11 PM EDT2017-09-24 01:11:09 GMT

    The White House says President Donald Trump will announce a decision Tuesday on the fate of hundreds of thousands of young immigrants who were brought into the country illegally as children - immigrants the president is calling "terrific" and says he loves.

    The White House says President Donald Trump will announce a decision Tuesday on the fate of hundreds of thousands of young immigrants who were brought into the country illegally as children - immigrants the president is calling "terrific" and says he loves.

  • Pressure, criticism mount for Trump after Charlottesville

    Pressure, criticism mount for Trump after Charlottesville

    Monday, August 14 2017 7:40 AM EDT2017-08-14 11:40:26 GMT
    Sunday, September 3 2017 8:43 AM EDT2017-09-03 12:43:02 GMT

    Trump remained out of sight and silent as pressure mounted from both political parties for him to explicitly condemn white supremacists and hate groups.

    Trump remained out of sight and silent as pressure mounted from both political parties for him to explicitly condemn white supremacists and hate groups.

  • NYC prepared for president's return to Trump Tower

    NYC prepared for president's return to Trump Tower

    Saturday, August 12 2017 10:41 AM EDT2017-08-12 14:41:29 GMT
    Friday, September 1 2017 10:45 AM EDT2017-09-01 14:45:05 GMT

    Donald Trump is planning to come home to Trump Tower for a few days starting Sunday.

    Donald Trump is planning to come home to Trump Tower for a few days starting Sunday.

  • North Korea outlines plan to launch missiles toward Guam

    North Korea outlines plan to launch missiles toward Guam

    Thursday, August 10 2017 9:07 AM EDT2017-08-10 13:07:34 GMT
    Wednesday, August 30 2017 9:12 AM EDT2017-08-30 13:12:07 GMT

    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says he doesn't believe there is "any imminent threat" from North Korea, including to the U.S. territory of Guam.

    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says he doesn't believe there is "any imminent threat" from North Korea, including to the U.S. territory of Guam.

  • Trump chose his own words for 'fire and fury' remarks

    Trump chose his own words for 'fire and fury' remarks

    Wednesday, August 9 2017 10:02 PM EDT2017-08-10 02:02:16 GMT
    Tuesday, August 29 2017 10:02 PM EDT2017-08-30 02:02:07 GMT

    President Donald Trump was speaking in his own words when he vowed to commit "fire and fury" in retaliation against North Korean aggression, but a spokeswoman says advisers knew he would take tough approach.

    President Donald Trump was speaking in his own words when he vowed to commit "fire and fury" in retaliation against North Korean aggression, but a spokeswoman says advisers knew he would take tough approach.

  • Trump, North Korea trade escalating threats of fire

    Trump, North Korea trade escalating threats of fire

    Wednesday, August 9 2017 9:32 AM EDT2017-08-09 13:32:31 GMT
    Tuesday, August 29 2017 9:33 AM EDT2017-08-29 13:33:06 GMT

    North Korea and the United States traded escalating threats, with Trump threatening "fire and fury like the world has never seen" and Pyongyang claiming it was examining plans for attacking Guam.

    North Korea and the United States traded escalating threats, with Trump threatening "fire and fury like the world has never seen" and Pyongyang claiming it was examining plans for attacking Guam.

  • Trump: 'All options' on table after missile test

    Trump: 'All options' on table after missile test

    Monday, September 18 2017 8:56 AM EDT2017-09-18 12:56:04 GMT

    President Donald Trump says "all options are on the table" after North Korea launched ballistic missiles over Japan. 

    President Donald Trump says "all options are on the table" after North Korea launched ballistic missiles over Japan. 

  • Trio starts new party, joint campaign in Suffern

    Trio starts new party, joint campaign in Suffern

    Sunday, September 17 2017 10:38 PM EDT2017-09-18 02:38:03 GMT

    Three people with previously different political allegiances kicked off a new party and joint campaign Monday in Suffern.

    Three people with previously different political allegiances kicked off a new party and joint campaign Monday in Suffern.

  • Trump to push tax overhaul this week

    Trump to push tax overhaul this week

    Sunday, September 17 2017 8:58 AM EDT2017-09-17 12:58:07 GMT

    President Donald Trump plans to make a public push to overhaul the nation's tax system this week in Springfield, Missouri. 

    President Donald Trump plans to make a public push to overhaul the nation's tax system this week in Springfield, Missouri. 

  • Pence: Story on possible 2020 presidential run 'disgraceful'

    Pence: Story on possible 2020 presidential run 'disgraceful'

    Monday, August 7 2017 8:20 AM EDT2017-08-07 12:20:54 GMT
    Sunday, August 27 2017 9:07 AM EDT2017-08-27 13:07:01 GMT
    Vice President Mike Pence has pushed back against a news report suggesting he is laying groundwork for a possible presidential bid in 2020 if President Donald Trump does not run.Vice President Mike Pence has pushed back against a news report suggesting he is laying groundwork for a possible presidential bid in 2020 if President Donald Trump does not run.

    Vice President Mike Pence is pushing back against a news report suggesting he is laying groundwork for a possible presidential bid in 2020 if President Donald Trump doesn't run.

    Vice President Mike Pence is pushing back against a news report suggesting he is laying groundwork for a possible presidential bid in 2020 if President Donald Trump doesn't run.

  • Ex-Yonkers councilwoman released from federal prison

    Ex-Yonkers councilwoman released from federal prison

    Friday, August 25 2017 4:58 PM EDT2017-08-25 20:58:22 GMT

    Former Yonkers councilwoman Sandy Annabi has been released from prison after serving six years for federal corruption.

    Former Yonkers councilwoman Sandy Annabi has been released from prison after serving six years for federal corruption.

  • Latimer takes on Jenkins in Democratic primary for county executive

    Latimer takes on Jenkins in Democratic primary for county executive

    Wednesday, September 13 2017 5:05 PM EDT2017-09-13 21:05:05 GMT

    Voters will head to the polls in less than three weeks, and one race that will be closely watched is the Democratic primary for Westchester County executive. 

    Voters will head to the polls in less than three weeks, and one race that will be closely watched is the Democratic primary for Westchester County executive. 

  • Trump on Russia: 'We won. Move on'

    Trump on Russia: 'We won. Move on'

    Friday, August 4 2017 8:55 AM EDT2017-08-04 12:55:25 GMT
    Thursday, August 24 2017 8:58 AM EDT2017-08-24 12:58:07 GMT
    Trump, who has grown increasingly angry over the investigation by Special Counsel Robert Mueller of Russian interference in last year's election, is using his Twitter account to argue that the probe is unwarranted and should be terminated.Trump, who has grown increasingly angry over the investigation by Special Counsel Robert Mueller of Russian interference in last year's election, is using his Twitter account to argue that the probe is unwarranted and should be terminated.

    Special Counsel Robert Mueller is using a grand jury in Washington as part of an investigation into potential coordination between the Trump campaign and Russia, a person familiar with the probe says.

    Special Counsel Robert Mueller is using a grand jury in Washington as part of an investigation into potential coordination between the Trump campaign and Russia, a person familiar with the probe says.

  • County legislator under fire for disparaging remarks about county executive

    County legislator under fire for disparaging remarks about county executive

    Tuesday, September 12 2017 1:17 PM EDT2017-09-12 17:17:04 GMT

    County Legislator Cathryn Borgia is under fire after referring to Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino's actions as something a Nazi would do.

    County Legislator Cathryn Borgia is under fire after referring to Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino's actions as something a Nazi would do.

  • Legislator Perez, community activist Reyes prep for primary

    Legislator Perez, community activist Reyes prep for primary

    Monday, September 11 2017 4:42 PM EDT2017-09-11 20:42:08 GMT

    Primary elections are three weeks away, and one of the most hotly contested races is in Westchester County's Board of Legislators 17th District. 

    Primary elections are three weeks away, and one of the most hotly contested races is in Westchester County's Board of Legislators 17th District. 

  • Trump backs GOP plan to push legal immigration changes

    Trump backs GOP plan to push legal immigration changes

    Wednesday, August 2 2017 2:49 PM EDT2017-08-02 18:49:43 GMT
    Tuesday, August 22 2017 2:50 PM EDT2017-08-22 18:50:05 GMT

    President Donald Trump plans to join with two Republican senators to unveil legislation that would place new limits on legal immigration and seek an immigration based on merit and skills instead of family connections.

    President Donald Trump plans to join with two Republican senators to unveil legislation that would place new limits on legal immigration and seek an immigration based on merit and skills instead of family connections.

  • Trump signs bill imposing sanctions on Russia

    Trump signs bill imposing sanctions on Russia

    Wednesday, August 2 2017 12:10 PM EDT2017-08-02 16:10:00 GMT
    Tuesday, August 22 2017 12:50 PM EDT2017-08-22 16:50:09 GMT
    President Donald Trump on Wednesday signed a bill imposing new sanctions on Russia, conceding under pressure from his own party that a warmer relationship with Moscow was not in the country's best interest.President Donald Trump on Wednesday signed a bill imposing new sanctions on Russia, conceding under pressure from his own party that a warmer relationship with Moscow was not in the country's best interest.

    White House officials say that President Donald Trump has signed a bill to impose new sanctions on Russia.

    White House officials say that President Donald Trump has signed a bill to impose new sanctions on Russia.

  • Trump weighed in on son's statement 'as any father would'

    Trump weighed in on son's statement 'as any father would'

    Wednesday, August 2 2017 7:38 AM EDT2017-08-02 11:38:55 GMT
    Tuesday, August 22 2017 9:11 AM EDT2017-08-22 13:11:06 GMT
    The White House is pushing back on a report that President Donald Trump dictated the July 8 statement in which his son, Donald Trump Jr., described a June 2016 meeting with a Russian lawyer.The White House is pushing back on a report that President Donald Trump dictated the July 8 statement in which his son, Donald Trump Jr., described a June 2016 meeting with a Russian lawyer.

    The White House is pushing back on a report that President Donald Trump dictated the July 8 statement in which his son, Donald Trump Jr., described a June 2016 meeting with a Russian lawyer.

    The White House is pushing back on a report that President Donald Trump dictated the July 8 statement in which his son, Donald Trump Jr., described a June 2016 meeting with a Russian lawyer.

  • Kelly flexes muscle his first day on the job at White House

    Kelly flexes muscle his first day on the job at White House

    Tuesday, August 1 2017 7:46 AM EDT2017-08-01 11:46:03 GMT
    Monday, August 21 2017 8:58 AM EDT2017-08-21 12:58:04 GMT
    The White House says President Donald Trump's new chief of staff, retired Gen. John Kelly, will have "full authority" to bring structure and discipline to the White House.The White House says President Donald Trump's new chief of staff, retired Gen. John Kelly, will have "full authority" to bring structure and discipline to the White House.

    New White House chief of staff John Kelly, a decorated retired Marine general who served three tours in Iraq, doesn't appear to be afraid to challenge his commander-in-chief.

    New White House chief of staff John Kelly, a decorated retired Marine general who served three tours in Iraq, doesn't appear to be afraid to challenge his commander-in-chief.

  • Trump's new chief of staff takes over a White House in chaos

    Trump's new chief of staff takes over a White House in chaos

    Monday, July 31 2017 7:57 AM EDT2017-07-31 11:57:44 GMT
    Sunday, August 20 2017 9:01 AM EDT2017-08-20 13:01:06 GMT
    Trump's new chief of staff takes over a White House in chaosTrump's new chief of staff takes over a White House in chaos

    President Donald Trump's new chief of staff is entering a West Wing battered by crisis.

    President Donald Trump's new chief of staff is entering a West Wing battered by crisis.

  • Westchester residents mixed on immigration protection veto

    Westchester residents mixed on immigration protection veto

    Wednesday, September 6 2017 9:05 AM EDT2017-09-06 13:05:02 GMT

    Residents across Westchester are talking the county executive’s decision to veto a bill to protect immigrants.

    Residents across Westchester are talking the county executive’s decision to veto a bill to protect immigrants.

  • Astorino vetoes Immigration Protection Act

    Astorino vetoes Immigration Protection Act

    Tuesday, September 5 2017 1:00 PM EDT2017-09-05 17:00:14 GMT

    Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino vetoed a bill today aimed at protecting immigrants in the county. 

    Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino vetoed a bill today aimed at protecting immigrants in the county. 

  • Trump's transgender troops ban divides veterans in Congress

    Trump's transgender troops ban divides veterans in Congress

    Thursday, July 27 2017 7:51 AM EDT2017-07-27 11:51:51 GMT
    Wednesday, August 16 2017 9:07 AM EDT2017-08-16 13:07:03 GMT
    President Donald Trump's decision to ban transgender service in the armed forces drove a wedge through military veterans in Congress, with one camp standing squarely behind the commander in chief and the other decrying his order as an ugly attack on dedicPresident Donald Trump's decision to ban transgender service in the armed forces drove a wedge through military veterans in Congress, with one camp standing squarely behind the commander in chief and the other decrying his order as an ugly attack on dedic

    President Donald Trump's decision to ban transgender service in the armed forces drove a wedge through military veterans in Congress.

    President Donald Trump's decision to ban transgender service in the armed forces drove a wedge through military veterans in Congress.

  • Trump says transgender people should be barred from military

    Trump says transgender people should be barred from military

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 9:43 AM EDT2017-07-26 13:43:02 GMT
    Tuesday, August 15 2017 9:43 AM EDT2017-08-15 13:43:04 GMT

    President Donald Trump says he will bar transgender individuals from serving "in any capacity" in the armed forces.

    President Donald Trump says he will bar transgender individuals from serving "in any capacity" in the armed forces.

  • Vote shows GOP's problems in replacing Obama health law

    Vote shows GOP's problems in replacing Obama health law

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 7:49 AM EDT2017-07-26 11:49:25 GMT
    Tuesday, August 15 2017 8:52 AM EDT2017-08-15 12:52:01 GMT
    Where the Senate Republican effort to demolish the Obama health care law ends up is anyone's guess, but early indications are the GOP will have a hard time replacing that statute with any sweeping changes.Where the Senate Republican effort to demolish the Obama health care law ends up is anyone's guess, but early indications are the GOP will have a hard time replacing that statute with any sweeping changes.

    The Senate is plunging into full-fledged debate on the Republican effort to demolish the Obama health care law.

    The Senate is plunging into full-fledged debate on the Republican effort to demolish the Obama health care law.

  • By a hair, Senate votes to debate GOP health care bill

    By a hair, Senate votes to debate GOP health care bill

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 3:23 PM EDT2017-07-25 19:23:13 GMT
    Monday, August 14 2017 3:26 PM EDT2017-08-14 19:26:09 GMT
    With Vice President Mike Pence breaking a 50-50 tie, the Senate voted by a hair Tuesday to start debating Republican legislation to tear down much of the Obama health care law.With Vice President Mike Pence breaking a 50-50 tie, the Senate voted by a hair Tuesday to start debating Republican legislation to tear down much of the Obama health care law.

    Republican leaders are steering the Senate toward a crucial vote on their health care bill.

    Republican leaders are steering the Senate toward a crucial vote on their health care bill.

  • Rally touts Stewart-Cousins for majority leader

    Rally touts Stewart-Cousins for majority leader

    Sunday, September 3 2017 1:22 PM EDT2017-09-03 17:22:06 GMT

    A push to make Senate Minority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins the first black female majority leader in the history of the state Senate is gaining steam. 

    A push to make Senate Minority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins the first black female majority leader in the history of the state Senate is gaining steam. 

  • Kushner returns to Capitol Hill for 2nd day of interviews

    Kushner returns to Capitol Hill for 2nd day of interviews

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 7:32 AM EDT2017-07-25 11:32:35 GMT
    Monday, August 14 2017 8:46 AM EDT2017-08-14 12:46:10 GMT
    President Donald Trump's son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner will return to Capitol Hill Tuesday for a second day of private meetings with congressional investigators, this time for a closed-door conversation with lawmakers on the House Intelligence CommPresident Donald Trump's son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner will return to Capitol Hill Tuesday for a second day of private meetings with congressional investigators, this time for a closed-door conversation with lawmakers on the House Intelligence Comm

    President Donald Trump's son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner will return to Capitol Hill Tuesday for a second day of private meetings with congressional investigators.

    President Donald Trump's son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner will return to Capitol Hill Tuesday for a second day of private meetings with congressional investigators.

  • Trump expected to support Russia sanctions package

    Trump expected to support Russia sanctions package

    Monday, July 24 2017 7:44 AM EDT2017-07-24 11:44:47 GMT
    Sunday, August 13 2017 8:42 AM EDT2017-08-13 12:42:03 GMT
    The White House has indicated that President Donald Trump would sign a sweeping Russia sanctions measure that requires him to get Congress' permission before lifting or easing the economic penalties against Moscow.The White House has indicated that President Donald Trump would sign a sweeping Russia sanctions measure that requires him to get Congress' permission before lifting or easing the economic penalties against Moscow.

    Following agreement reached by Republicans and Democrats, Trump is expected to support sanctions package aimed at Russia and requiring congressional backing before penalties can be eased by the executive branch.

    Following agreement reached by Republicans and Democrats, Trump is expected to support sanctions package aimed at Russia and requiring congressional backing before penalties can be eased by the executive branch.

  • Trump son-in-law Kushner denies collusion with Russia

    Trump son-in-law Kushner denies collusion with Russia

    Monday, July 24 2017 7:43 AM EDT2017-07-24 11:43:13 GMT
    Sunday, August 13 2017 8:40 AM EDT2017-08-13 12:40:05 GMT
    Senior White House adviser Jared Kushner is denying that President Donald Trump's campaign colluded with Russia, saying in a statement ahead of congressional interviews that he has "nothing to hide."Senior White House adviser Jared Kushner is denying that President Donald Trump's campaign colluded with Russia, saying in a statement ahead of congressional interviews that he has "nothing to hide."

    Congressional investigators probing Russia's meddling in the U.S. election will this week have their first opportunity to hear from someone in President Donald Trump's innermost circle: son-in-law Jared Kushner.

    Congressional investigators probing Russia's meddling in the U.S. election will this week have their first opportunity to hear from someone in President Donald Trump's innermost circle: son-in-law Jared Kushner.

  • Spicer resigns as White House press secretary

    Spicer resigns as White House press secretary

    Friday, July 21 2017 12:42 PM EDT2017-07-21 16:42:00 GMT
    Thursday, August 10 2017 12:43 PM EDT2017-08-10 16:43:04 GMT
    White House press secretary Sean Spicer, President Donald Trump's embattled spokesman during the first six months of his presidency, is resigning his position, according to two people with knowledge of the decision.White House press secretary Sean Spicer, President Donald Trump's embattled spokesman during the first six months of his presidency, is resigning his position, according to two people with knowledge of the decision.

    New York financier Anthony Scaramucci is under consideration to join the Trump administration as communications director.

    New York financier Anthony Scaramucci is under consideration to join the Trump administration as communications director.

  • Rosie O'Donnell draws criticism over online anti-Trump game

    Rosie O'Donnell draws criticism over online anti-Trump game

    Thursday, July 20 2017 8:32 AM EDT2017-07-20 12:32:36 GMT
    Wednesday, August 9 2017 8:56 AM EDT2017-08-09 12:56:08 GMT
    Rosie O'Donnell is in a new feud with President Donald Trump's supporters after promoting an online game that lets players lead Trump off a cliff.Rosie O'Donnell is in a new feud with President Donald Trump's supporters after promoting an online game that lets players lead Trump off a cliff.

    Rosie O'Donnell is in a new feud with President Donald Trump's supporters after promoting an online game that lets players lead Trump off a cliff.

    Rosie O'Donnell is in a new feud with President Donald Trump's supporters after promoting an online game that lets players lead Trump off a cliff.

  • Trump campaign inner circle called before Senate committees

    Trump campaign inner circle called before Senate committees

    Thursday, July 20 2017 8:23 AM EDT2017-07-20 12:23:12 GMT
    Wednesday, August 9 2017 8:50 AM EDT2017-08-09 12:50:06 GMT
    Members of the Trump campaign's inner circle, including his eldest son and son-in-law, are being called before Senate committees next week to talk about the 2016 election.Members of the Trump campaign's inner circle, including his eldest son and son-in-law, are being called before Senate committees next week to talk about the 2016 election.

    Members of the Trump campaign's inner circle are being called before Senate committees next week to talk about the 2016 election.

    Members of the Trump campaign's inner circle are being called before Senate committees next week to talk about the 2016 election.

  • In fallout over health care collapse, it's GOP vs. GOP

    In fallout over health care collapse, it's GOP vs. GOP

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 9:28 PM EDT2017-07-20 01:28:48 GMT
    Tuesday, August 8 2017 9:29 PM EDT2017-08-09 01:29:06 GMT
    President Donald Trump will announce his decision on whether to pull the United States out of the Paris climate accord during a Rose Garden event Thursday afternoon.President Donald Trump will announce his decision on whether to pull the United States out of the Paris climate accord during a Rose Garden event Thursday afternoon.

    Republicans are expressing embarrassment, fear and frustration as party leaders concede that their years-long promise to erase much of Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act is all but dead.

    Republicans are expressing embarrassment, fear and frustration as party leaders concede that their years-long promise to erase much of Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act is all but dead.

  • Poll: Trump’s approval rating still low

    Poll: Trump’s approval rating still low

    Monday, August 28 2017 9:02 AM EDT2017-08-28 13:02:02 GMT
    It's now been six months since President Trump took office, and according to a new CNN poll, many Americans don't have much faith in the billionaire businessman.It's now been six months since President Trump took office, and according to a new CNN poll, many Americans don't have much faith in the billionaire businessman.

    It's now been six months since President Trump took office, and according to a new CNN poll, many Americans don't have much faith in the billionaire businessman. 

    It's now been six months since President Trump took office, and according to a new CNN poll, many Americans don't have much faith in the billionaire businessman. 

  • Gov. Cuomo's approval ratings sag

    Gov. Cuomo's approval ratings sag

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 8:33 AM EDT2017-07-19 12:33:59 GMT
    Tuesday's Siena College poll found that 52 percent of respondents gave the Democratic governor an ovTuesday's Siena College poll found that 52 percent of respondents gave the Democratic governor an ov

    Another poll says Gov. Andrew Cuomo's popularity is sagging amid New York City's transit troubles.

    Another poll says Gov. Andrew Cuomo's popularity is sagging amid New York City's transit troubles.

  • Trump making last-ditch effort after health bill collapse

    Trump making last-ditch effort after health bill collapse

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 8:24 AM EDT2017-07-19 12:24:07 GMT
    Tuesday, August 8 2017 8:27 AM EDT2017-08-08 12:27:07 GMT

    President Donald Trump says it's probably time to "just let Obamacare fail" after the latest humiliating heath bill collapse in the Senate.

    President Donald Trump says it's probably time to "just let Obamacare fail" after the latest humiliating heath bill collapse in the Senate.

  • Astorino says he will veto bill aimed at protecting immigrants

    Astorino says he will veto bill aimed at protecting immigrants

    Sunday, August 27 2017 3:41 PM EDT2017-08-27 19:41:05 GMT

    Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino says he will veto legislation aimed at protecting local immigrants after lawmakers failed to secure a veto-proof majority.

    Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino says he will veto legislation aimed at protecting local immigrants after lawmakers failed to secure a veto-proof majority.

  • Trump crashes wedding while on vacation

    Trump crashes wedding while on vacation

    Sunday, August 27 2017 9:07 AM EDT2017-08-27 13:07:01 GMT
    The brief conversation took place Saturday at Trump's private golf club in Bedminster.The brief conversation took place Saturday at Trump's private golf club in Bedminster.

    Some guests at a New Jersey couple's wedding got a surprise when President Donald Trump stopped to chat with them. 

    Some guests at a New Jersey couple's wedding got a surprise when President Donald Trump stopped to chat with them. 

  • Health care bill collapse leaves divided GOP at crossroads

    Health care bill collapse leaves divided GOP at crossroads

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 7:28 AM EDT2017-07-18 11:28:49 GMT
    Monday, August 7 2017 8:39 AM EDT2017-08-07 12:39:02 GMT
    A wounded President Donald Trump and congressional leaders face dicey decisions about addressing their perhaps unattainable 7-year-old promise of repealing President Barack Obama's law.A wounded President Donald Trump and congressional leaders face dicey decisions about addressing their perhaps unattainable 7-year-old promise of repealing President Barack Obama's law.

    The implosion of the Senate Republican health care bill leaves a divided GOP with its flagship legislative priority in tatters.

    The implosion of the Senate Republican health care bill leaves a divided GOP with its flagship legislative priority in tatters.

  • More hurdles as Senate again delays vote on GOP health bill

    More hurdles as Senate again delays vote on GOP health bill

    Monday, July 17 2017 7:52 AM EDT2017-07-17 11:52:22 GMT
    Sunday, August 6 2017 8:49 AM EDT2017-08-06 12:49:06 GMT
    The Senate delayed a highly anticipated vote this coming week to repeal and replace the nation's health care law after Sen. John McCain's announced absence due to surgeryThe Senate delayed a highly anticipated vote this coming week to repeal and replace the nation's health care law after Sen. John McCain's announced absence due to surgery

    With McCain recovering from surgery, McConnell defers action on health care bill needing every GOP vote.

    With McCain recovering from surgery, McConnell defers action on health care bill needing every GOP vote.

  • McConnell delays vote on health care after McCain surgery

    McConnell delays vote on health care after McCain surgery

    Sunday, July 16 2017 6:59 AM EDT2017-07-16 10:59:04 GMT
    Saturday, August 5 2017 7:18 AM EDT2017-08-05 11:18:05 GMT

    With McCain recovering from surgery, McConnell defers action on health care bill needing every GOP vote.

    With McCain recovering from surgery, McConnell defers action on health care bill needing every GOP vote.

  • Legislators to vote on immigrants bill

    Legislators to vote on immigrants bill

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 8:57 AM EDT2017-08-23 12:57:05 GMT
    Westchester legislators are getting ready to vote on a bill that would protect undocumented immigrants in the county.Westchester legislators are getting ready to vote on a bill that would protect undocumented immigrants in the county.

    Westchester legislators are getting ready to vote on a bill that would protect undocumented immigrants in the county. 

    Westchester legislators are getting ready to vote on a bill that would protect undocumented immigrants in the county. 

  • Farmers rally for overtime, paid vacation and sick time

    Farmers rally for overtime, paid vacation and sick time

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 8:51 AM EDT2017-08-23 12:51:08 GMT
    Dozens of activists and farmers came together for a rally in downtown White Plains on Wednesday.Dozens of activists and farmers came together for a rally in downtown White Plains on Wednesday.

    Dozens of activists and farmers come together for a rally in downtown White Plains on Wednesday. 

    Dozens of activists and farmers come together for a rally in downtown White Plains on Wednesday. 

  • McConnell reveals new health bill

    McConnell reveals new health bill

    Thursday, July 13 2017 7:59 AM EDT2017-07-13 11:59:31 GMT
    Wednesday, August 2 2017 8:48 AM EDT2017-08-02 12:48:07 GMT
    Senate Republican leaders are trotting out their new, but reeling, health care bill and angling toward a showdown vote next week amid signs that they have lots of work ahead to win over GOP lawmakers or face a resounding failure.Senate Republican leaders are trotting out their new, but reeling, health care bill and angling toward a showdown vote next week amid signs that they have lots of work ahead to win over GOP lawmakers or face a resounding failure.

    Senate Republican leaders are trotting out their new but reeling health care bill.

    Senate Republican leaders are trotting out their new but reeling health care bill.

  • New GOP health bill likely keeping Obama tax boosts on rich

    New GOP health bill likely keeping Obama tax boosts on rich

    Wednesday, July 12 2017 7:47 AM EDT2017-07-12 11:47:37 GMT
    Tuesday, August 1 2017 9:04 AM EDT2017-08-01 13:04:02 GMT
    A revised Senate Republican health care bill will likely retain a pair of tax boosts President Barack Obama imposed on wealthier Americans that have helped finance his law's expansion of coverage, a leading Senate Republican said Tuesday.A revised Senate Republican health care bill will likely retain a pair of tax boosts President Barack Obama imposed on wealthier Americans that have helped finance his law's expansion of coverage, a leading Senate Republican said Tuesday.

    A long-time Republican lawmaker says he is "very pessimistic" that his party will push a health care bill through the Senate.

    A long-time Republican lawmaker says he is "very pessimistic" that his party will push a health care bill through the Senate.

  • As Russia scandal touches his son, Trump privately rages

    As Russia scandal touches his son, Trump privately rages

    Wednesday, July 12 2017 7:46 AM EDT2017-07-12 11:46:09 GMT
    Tuesday, August 1 2017 9:03 AM EDT2017-08-01 13:03:08 GMT
    The snowballing revelations about Donald Trump Jr.'s meeting with a Russian lawyer during last year's presidential campaign have broadsided the White House, distracting from its agenda as aides grapple with a crisis involving the president's family.The snowballing revelations about Donald Trump Jr.'s meeting with a Russian lawyer during last year's presidential campaign have broadsided the White House, distracting from its agenda as aides grapple with a crisis involving the president's family.

    The snowballing revelations about Donald Trump Jr.'s meeting with a Russian lawyer during last year's presidential campaign have broadsided the White House, distracting from its agenda as aides grapple with a...

    The snowballing revelations about Donald Trump Jr.'s meeting with a Russian lawyer during last year's presidential campaign have broadsided the White House, distracting from its agenda as aides grapple with a crisis involving the president's family.

  • Legislators: State railroad crossing safety report overdue

    Legislators: State railroad crossing safety report overdue

    Sunday, August 20 2017 4:42 PM EDT2017-08-20 20:42:03 GMT

    State leaders held a news conference Monday at the site of the deadliest crash in Metro-North history, blasting the state Department of Transportation and demanding it do something to make rail grade crossings in the Hudson Valley safer to drivers.

    State leaders held a news conference Monday at the site of the deadliest crash in Metro-North history, blasting the state Department of Transportation and demanding it do something to make rail grade crossings in the Hudson Valley safer to drivers.

  • Scaramucci out after 11 days in White House job

    Scaramucci out after 11 days in White House job

    Sunday, August 20 2017 3:07 PM EDT2017-08-20 19:07:03 GMT

    Anthony Scaramucci is out as White House communications director after just 11 days on the job. 

    Anthony Scaramucci is out as White House communications director after just 11 days on the job. 

  • Trump Jr. releases emails showing Russian aid for campaign

    Trump Jr. releases emails showing Russian aid for campaign

    Tuesday, July 11 2017 11:58 AM EDT2017-07-11 15:58:13 GMT
    Monday, July 31 2017 12:01 PM EDT2017-07-31 16:01:03 GMT
    President Donald Trump's eldest son released an email chain Tuesday that shows him discussing plans to hear damaging information on Hillary Clinton that were described as "part of Russia and its government's support for Mr. Trump."President Donald Trump's eldest son released an email chain Tuesday that shows him discussing plans to hear damaging information on Hillary Clinton that were described as "part of Russia and its government's support for Mr. Trump."

    Trump Jr. now admits he wanted info on Clinton from a Russian lawyer he met during campaign; paper says he was told source was Russian government.

    Trump Jr. now admits he wanted info on Clinton from a Russian lawyer he met during campaign; paper says he was told source was Russian government.

  • Westchester legislators debate immigrant protection

    Westchester legislators debate immigrant protection

    Sunday, July 30 2017 3:11 PM EDT2017-07-30 19:11:04 GMT
    Westchester County Board's Democratic Caucus introduced the bill in February.Westchester County Board's Democratic Caucus introduced the bill in February.

    Westchester County legislators are discussing a bill aimed at protecting immigrants living in the county. 

    Westchester County legislators are discussing a bill aimed at protecting immigrants living in the county. 

  • Trump's son changed account of meeting with Russian lawyer

    Trump's son changed account of meeting with Russian lawyer

    Monday, July 10 2017 7:59 AM EDT2017-07-10 11:59:44 GMT
    Sunday, July 30 2017 9:26 AM EDT2017-07-30 13:26:08 GMT
    President Donald Trump's eldest son changed his account over the weekend of a meeting he had with a Russian lawyer during the 2016 campaign, saying Sunday that the woman told him she had information about Democrat Hillary Clinton.President Donald Trump's eldest son changed his account over the weekend of a meeting he had with a Russian lawyer during the 2016 campaign, saying Sunday that the woman told him she had information about Democrat Hillary Clinton.

    President Donald Trump's eldest son has changed his account of a meeting he had with a Russian lawyer during the 2016 campaign.

    President Donald Trump's eldest son has changed his account of a meeting he had with a Russian lawyer during the 2016 campaign.

  • 'Obamacare' repeal reeling after Senate defeat

    'Obamacare' repeal reeling after Senate defeat

    Thursday, August 17 2017 7:49 AM EDT2017-08-17 11:49:01 GMT

    Dealing a serious blow to President Donald Trump's agenda, the Senate early Friday rejected a measure to repeal parts of former President Barack Obama's health care law after a night of high suspense in the U.S. Capitol. 

    Dealing a serious blow to President Donald Trump's agenda, the Senate early Friday rejected a measure to repeal parts of former President Barack Obama's health care law after a night of high suspense in the U.S. Capitol. 

  • Trump statement about NY irks some in Hudson Valley

    Trump statement about NY irks some in Hudson Valley

    Wednesday, August 16 2017 6:12 PM EDT2017-08-16 22:12:04 GMT

    A recent statement by President Donald Trump about New York has upset some in the Hudson Valley.

    A recent statement by President Donald Trump about New York has upset some in the Hudson Valley.

  • Mount Vernon mayor claims victory after court ruling

    Mount Vernon mayor claims victory after court ruling

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 7:19 PM EDT2017-07-26 23:19:02 GMT

    Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas is claiming victory over the City Council and comptroller after the state Supreme Court ruled in his favor and allowed him to continue using executive authority to appoint public officers of the law.  

    Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas is claiming victory over the City Council and comptroller after the state Supreme Court ruled in his favor and allowed him to continue using executive authority to appoint public officers of the law.  

  • Trump welcomed by cheering, flag-waving supporters in Warsaw

    Trump welcomed by cheering, flag-waving supporters in Warsaw

    Thursday, July 6 2017 2:41 PM EDT2017-07-06 18:41:58 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 2:45 PM EDT2017-07-26 18:45:06 GMT
    Donald Trump was welcomed Thursday by an enthusiastic crowd in Warsaw that chanted his name and waved U.S. and Polish flags when he delivered an address - just as Poland's government had promised.Donald Trump was welcomed Thursday by an enthusiastic crowd in Warsaw that chanted his name and waved U.S. and Polish flags when he delivered an address - just as Poland's government had promised.

    Donald Trump was welcomed by a large and enthusiastic crowd of people waving U.S. and Polish flags when he delivered an address to the Polish nation in Warsaw on Thursday _ just as Poland's government had promised.

    Donald Trump was welcomed by a large and enthusiastic crowd of people waving U.S. and Polish flags when he delivered an address to the Polish nation in Warsaw on Thursday _ just as Poland's government had promised.

  • Trump says Russia likely hacked but nobody 'knows for sure'

    Trump says Russia likely hacked but nobody 'knows for sure'

    Thursday, July 6 2017 7:40 AM EDT2017-07-06 11:40:33 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 8:46 AM EDT2017-07-26 12:46:01 GMT
    On the eve of his first meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, President Donald Trump questioned the veracity of American intelligence about foreign meddling in the U.S. election, arguing Thursday that Russia wasn't the only country that may haveOn the eve of his first meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, President Donald Trump questioned the veracity of American intelligence about foreign meddling in the U.S. election, arguing Thursday that Russia wasn't the only country that may have

    With another vigorous handshake, President Donald Trump opens his second visit to Europe. 

    With another vigorous handshake, President Donald Trump opens his second visit to Europe. 

  • No 'specific agenda,' but Trump, Putin have lots to discuss

    No 'specific agenda,' but Trump, Putin have lots to discuss

    Tuesday, July 4 2017 12:19 PM EDT2017-07-04 16:19:03 GMT
    Monday, July 24 2017 12:41 PM EDT2017-07-24 16:41:02 GMT
    President Donald Trump's first face-to-face meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday will be brimming with global intriguePresident Donald Trump's first face-to-face meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday will be brimming with global intrigue

    President Donald Trump's first face-to-face meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin next week will be brimming with global intrigue, but the White House says there's "no specific agenda.".

    President Donald Trump's first face-to-face meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin next week will be brimming with global intrigue, but the White House says there's "no specific agenda.".

  • Christie signs budget, NJ parks and beaches open

    Christie signs budget, NJ parks and beaches open

    Tuesday, July 4 2017 7:48 AM EDT2017-07-04 11:48:02 GMT
    Monday, July 24 2017 8:37 AM EDT2017-07-24 12:37:00 GMT
    A budget impasse that shuttered new Jersey government and state parks and beaches for three days ended on the Fourth of July when Republican Gov. Chris Christie signed a deal he and the Democratic Legislature crafted.A budget impasse that shuttered new Jersey government and state parks and beaches for three days ended on the Fourth of July when Republican Gov. Chris Christie signed a deal he and the Democratic Legislature crafted.

    A budget impasse that shuttered government and state parks and beaches for three days ended on the Fourth of July when Gov. Christie signed a deal he and the Democratic Legislature crafted.

    A budget impasse that shuttered government and state parks and beaches for three days ended on the Fourth of July when Gov. Christie signed a deal he and the Democratic Legislature crafted.

  • N. Korea vows more 'gift packages' of missile tests for US

    N. Korea vows more 'gift packages' of missile tests for US

    Tuesday, July 4 2017 8:35 AM EDT2017-07-04 12:35:00 GMT
    Monday, July 24 2017 8:36 AM EDT2017-07-24 12:36:07 GMT
    President Donald Trump criticized North Korean leader Kim Jong Un after that country's latest missile launch, asking, "Does this guy have anything better to do with his life?"President Donald Trump criticized North Korean leader Kim Jong Un after that country's latest missile launch, asking, "Does this guy have anything better to do with his life?"

    North Korea delighted in the international furor created by its first launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile, vowing Wednesday to never give up its missiles or nuclear weapons and to keep sending Washington more "gift packages" of weapons tests.

    North Korea delighted in the international furor created by its first launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile, vowing Wednesday to never give up its missiles or nuclear weapons and to keep sending Washington more "gift packages" of weapons tests.

  • 3 arrested after pro-Trump, anti-Trump protesters clash

    3 arrested after pro-Trump, anti-Trump protesters clash

    Sunday, July 23 2017 8:53 AM EDT2017-07-23 12:53:05 GMT
    About 150 "Impeach Trump" members and 50 pro-Trump members held separate marches Sunday morning.About 150 "Impeach Trump" members and 50 pro-Trump members held separate marches Sunday morning.

    Police say a fight broke out between protesters after marches for and against President Donald Trump, leading to three arrests in Philadelphia.      

    Police say a fight broke out between protesters after marches for and against President Donald Trump, leading to three arrests in Philadelphia.      

  • Latimer opens campaign HQ in bid for county executive

    Latimer opens campaign HQ in bid for county executive

    Friday, August 11 2017 6:10 PM EDT2017-08-11 22:10:07 GMT

    State Sen. George Latimer is pushing ahead with his campaign to run for Westchester's next county executive, and on Saturday he officially opened his campaign headquaters in Mamaroneck.

    State Sen. George Latimer is pushing ahead with his campaign to run for Westchester's next county executive, and on Saturday he officially opened his campaign headquaters in Mamaroneck.

  • Expert: Trump tweets are classic case of 'cyberbullying'

    Expert: Trump tweets are classic case of 'cyberbullying'

    Friday, June 30 2017 12:44 PM EDT2017-06-30 16:44:36 GMT
    Thursday, July 20 2017 1:08 PM EDT2017-07-20 17:08:02 GMT

    People across Westchester are pleading with President Donald Trump to quit social media after his latest Twitter tirade disparaging the hosts of MSNBC's "Morning Joe."  

    People across Westchester are pleading with President Donald Trump to quit social media after his latest Twitter tirade disparaging the hosts of MSNBC's "Morning Joe."  

  • Partial US travel restrictions going into effect today

    Partial US travel restrictions going into effect Thursday

    Thursday, June 29 2017 7:35 AM EDT2017-06-29 11:35:00 GMT
    Wednesday, July 19 2017 8:38 AM EDT2017-07-19 12:38:04 GMT
    Cardinal takes leave from Vatican after sex assault chargesCardinal takes leave from Vatican after sex assault charges

    The Trump administration has set new criteria for visa applicants from six mainly Muslim nations and all refugees that require a "close" family or business tie to the United States.

    The Trump administration has set new criteria for visa applicants from six mainly Muslim nations and all refugees that require a "close" family or business tie to the United States.

  • Group gathers for health care vigil in White Plains

    Group gathers for health care vigil in White Plains

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 7:52 PM EDT2017-07-18 23:52:05 GMT

    Health care workers and advocates held a vigil Wednesday to protest against the Republican plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. 

    Health care workers and advocates held a vigil Wednesday to protest against the Republican plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. 

  • Hearing officer: Spring Valley mayor should keep his job.

    Hearing officer: Spring Valley mayor should keep his job.

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 12:57 PM EDT2017-07-18 16:57:06 GMT
    The officer says charges brought against Mayor Demeza Delhomme are not enough to remove the mayor.The officer says charges brought against Mayor Demeza Delhomme are not enough to remove the mayor.

    Spring Valley's mayor may get to keep his job. 

    Spring Valley's mayor may get to keep his job. 

  • Trump insists he's engaged with health care bill

    The Latest: Trump insists he's engaged with health care bill

    Wednesday, June 28 2017 8:57 AM EDT2017-06-28 12:57:09 GMT
    Tuesday, July 18 2017 9:28 AM EDT2017-07-18 13:28:08 GMT
    Dozens gathered at the Waterwheel Restaurant to applaud a jury's decision to convict Christopher St. Lawrence.Dozens gathered at the Waterwheel Restaurant to applaud a jury's decision to convict Christopher St. Lawrence.

    President Donald Trump is taking issue with a New York Times story that portrays him as disengaged in the push for the Senate Republican health care bill.

    President Donald Trump is taking issue with a New York Times story that portrays him as disengaged in the push for the Senate Republican health care bill.

  • Legislators continue discussions on immigration protection act

    Legislators continue discussions on immigration protection act

    Sunday, August 6 2017 5:10 PM EDT2017-08-06 21:10:07 GMT

    Westchester County legislators discussed legislation that could help protect local immigrants at a committee on public safety Monday. 

    Westchester County legislators discussed legislation that could help protect local immigrants at a committee on public safety Monday. 

  • GOP health bill: Big tax cuts for rich, not much for others

    The Latest: Lacking votes, Senate GOP delay health care vote

    Tuesday, June 27 2017 2:47 PM EDT2017-06-27 18:47:59 GMT
    Monday, July 17 2017 2:52 PM EDT2017-07-17 18:52:09 GMT

    Millionaires would get tax cuts averaging $52,000 a year from the Senate Republicans' health bill while middle-income families would get about $260, according to a new analysis of the foundering bill.

    Millionaires would get tax cuts averaging $52,000 a year from the Senate Republicans' health bill while middle-income families would get about $260, according to a new analysis of the foundering bill.

  • Trump’s approval ratings hit new low

    Trump’s approval ratings hit new low

    Sunday, August 6 2017 8:57 AM EDT2017-08-06 12:57:07 GMT
    The latest ABC/Washington Post poll found just 36 percent approved of Trump’s performanceThe latest ABC/Washington Post poll found just 36 percent approved of Trump’s performance

    President Donald Trump’s approval rating has dropped to historic lows. 

    President Donald Trump’s approval rating has dropped to historic lows. 

  • Syria denies US allegations of coming chemical attack

    Syria denies US allegations of coming chemical attack

    Tuesday, June 27 2017 7:29 AM EDT2017-06-27 11:29:11 GMT
    Monday, July 17 2017 8:34 AM EDT2017-07-17 12:34:07 GMT
    Legends raise money for music scholarshipsLegends raise money for music scholarships

    The White House issued a stern warning to Syrian President Bashar Assad on Monday night as it claimed "potential" evidence that Syria was preparing for another chemical weapons attack.

    The White House issued a stern warning to Syrian President Bashar Assad on Monday night as it claimed "potential" evidence that Syria was preparing for another chemical weapons attack.

  • Trump scrambles for GOP health votes; budget score looms

    Trump scrambles for GOP health votes; budget score looms

    Monday, June 26 2017 8:11 AM EDT2017-06-26 12:11:03 GMT
    Sunday, July 16 2017 9:08 AM EDT2017-07-16 13:08:07 GMT
    Senate Republicans skeptical about a GOP health overhaul bill are expressing some doubt about holding a vote this week as they await a key analysis from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office.Senate Republicans skeptical about a GOP health overhaul bill are expressing some doubt about holding a vote this week as they await a key analysis from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office.

    Senate Republicans skeptical about a GOP health overhaul bill are expressing some doubt about holding a vote this week as they await a key analysis from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office.

    Senate Republicans skeptical about a GOP health overhaul bill are expressing some doubt about holding a vote this week as they await a key analysis from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office.

  • Supreme Court reinstates Trump travel ban

    Travel ban, church-state case await action by Supreme Court

    Monday, June 26 2017 7:53 AM EDT2017-06-26 11:53:03 GMT
    Sunday, July 16 2017 8:46 AM EDT2017-07-16 12:46:10 GMT
    The Supreme Court is letting a limited version of President Donald Trump's ban on travel from six mostly Muslim countries take effect, a victory for Trump in the biggest legal controversy of his young presidency.The Supreme Court is letting a limited version of President Donald Trump's ban on travel from six mostly Muslim countries take effect, a victory for Trump in the biggest legal controversy of his young presidency.

    The Supreme Court is letting the Trump administration enforce its 90-day ban on travelers from six mostly Muslim countries, overturning lower court orders that blocked it.

    The Supreme Court is letting the Trump administration enforce its 90-day ban on travelers from six mostly Muslim countries, overturning lower court orders that blocked it.

  • Federal appeals court overturns Sheldon Silver corruption conviction

    Federal appeals court overturns Sheldon Silver corruption conviction

    Wednesday, August 2 2017 5:06 PM EDT2017-08-02 21:06:09 GMT

    A federal appeals court overturned the corruption conviction of former New York state Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver Thursday after the panel ruled the jury was given flawed instructions on what constitutes an "official act." 

    A federal appeals court overturned the corruption conviction of former New York state Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver Thursday after the panel ruled the jury was given flawed instructions on what constitutes an "official act." 

  • State Senate approves 9/11 sickness bill

    State Senate approves 9/11 sickness bill

    Wednesday, July 12 2017 8:47 AM EDT2017-07-12 12:47:08 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 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
    Wednesday, July 12 2017 8:38 AM EDT2017-07-12 12:38:01 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.

  • 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
    Tuesday, July 11 2017 9:03 AM EDT2017-07-11 13:03:05 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.

  • Ramapo set to name interim town supervisor

    Ramapo set to name interim town supervisor

    Monday, July 10 2017 12:42 PM EDT2017-07-10 16:42:05 GMT

    New Hempstead Mayor Fred Brinn is set to become the interim supervisor of Ramapo, according to News 12 sources. 

    New Hempstead Mayor Fred Brinn is set to become the interim supervisor of Ramapo, according to News 12 sources. 

  • In spite of tweet, lawyer says Trump not under investigation

    In spite of tweet, lawyer says Trump not under investigation

    Sunday, July 9 2017 8:51 AM EDT2017-07-09 12:51:03 GMT
    A member of the president's outside legal team says Donald Trump is not under federal investigation.A member of the president's outside legal team says Donald Trump is not under federal investigation.

    A member of the president's outside legal team says Donald Trump is not under federal investigation. ..

    A member of the president's outside legal team says Donald Trump is not under federal investigation. ..

  • Protesters urge Sen. Murphy to support NY Health Care Act

    Protesters urge Sen. Murphy to support NY Health Care Act

    Thursday, July 6 2017 7:43 PM EDT2017-07-06 23:43:06 GMT

    Activists staged a die-in Friday to urge state Sen. Terrence Murphy to back the New York Health Care Act, which would create a single-payer system in the state.

    Activists staged a die-in Friday to urge state Sen. Terrence Murphy to back the New York Health Care Act, which would create a single-payer system in the state.

  • Shared Services panel looks to lower taxes

    Shared Services panel looks to lower taxes

    Wednesday, July 5 2017 12:39 PM EDT2017-07-05 16:39:04 GMT
    Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino chaired the first meeting of the countywide "Shared Services" panel today.Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino chaired the first meeting of the countywide "Shared Services" panel today.

    Elected officials in Westchester County are working on ways to lower property taxes and comply with state mandates. 

    Elected officials in Westchester County are working on ways to lower property taxes and comply with state mandates. 

  • AP-NORC poll: Most in US think Trump meddled in Russia probe

    AP-NORC poll: Most in US think Trump meddled in Russia probe

    Thursday, June 15 2017 7:43 AM EDT2017-06-15 11:43:47 GMT
    Wednesday, July 5 2017 8:56 AM EDT2017-07-05 12:56:02 GMT
    A clear majority of Americans believe President Donald Trump has tried to interfere with the investigation into Russia's alleged election meddling and possible Trump campaign collusion, a new poll shows.A clear majority of Americans believe President Donald Trump has tried to interfere with the investigation into Russia's alleged election meddling and possible Trump campaign collusion, a new poll shows.

    A new poll shows a clear majority of Americans think President Donald Trump has tried to interfere with the investigation into Russia's election meddling and potential Trump campaign collusion.

    A new poll shows a clear majority of Americans think President Donald Trump has tried to interfere with the investigation into Russia's election meddling and potential Trump campaign collusion.

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