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  • Cuomo continues his attacks on Trump

    Cuomo continues his attacks on Trump

    Monday, August 20 2018 5:38 AM EDT2018-08-20 09:38:00 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 6:43 AM EDT2018-08-20 10:43:36 GMT
    Gov. Andrew Cuomo says Donald Trump is a "slick salesman" who fooled many people in this country but not New Yorkers.Gov. Andrew Cuomo says Donald Trump is a "slick salesman" who fooled many people in this country but not New Yorkers.

    New York Governor says President Donald Trump has fooled many people in this country, but not New Yorkers.

    New York Governor says President Donald Trump has fooled many people in this country, but not New Yorkers.

  • Trump mocks Cuomo's 'never that great' comment

    The Latest: Trump mocks Cuomo's 'never that great' comment

    Thursday, August 16 2018 7:02 AM EDT2018-08-16 11:02:21 GMT
    Republican President Donald Trump is mocking New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's remarks that America "was never that great."Republican President Donald Trump is mocking New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's remarks that America "was never that great."

    Republican President Donald Trump is mocking New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's remarks that America "was never that great."

    Republican President Donald Trump is mocking New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's remarks that America "was never that great."

  • Assemblyman Tom Abinanti endorses Cynthia Nixon

    Assemblyman Tom Abinanti endorses Cynthia Nixon

    Friday, August 10 2018 5:09 PM EDT2018-08-10 21:09:29 GMT

    Abinanti gave the political push for Nixon as she continues to stump for votes in the Hudson Valley.

    Abinanti gave the political push for Nixon as she continues to stump for votes in the Hudson Valley.

  • County Legislator Virginia Perez to challenge Sen. Andrea Stewart-Cousins

    County Legislator Virginia Perez to challenge Sen. Andrea Stewart-Cousins

    Friday, August 10 2018 5:17 PM EDT2018-08-10 21:17:55 GMT

    Westchester County Legislator Virginia Perez announced Friday that she is challenging powerful Democratic incumbent Sen. Andrea Stewart-Cousins for the 35th District state Senate seat.

    Westchester County Legislator Virginia Perez announced Friday that she is challenging powerful Democratic incumbent Sen. Andrea Stewart-Cousins for the 35th District state Senate seat.

  • NYC launches voter registration drive in jails

    NYC launches voter registration drive in jails

    Thursday, August 9 2018 6:38 AM EDT2018-08-09 10:38:53 GMT
    New York City has launched a voter registration drive in its jails.New York City has launched a voter registration drive in its jails.

    New York City has launched a voter registration drive in its jails.

    New York City has launched a voter registration drive in its jails.

  • Molinaro says he would undo TZB name change if elected governor

    Molinaro says he would undo TZB name change if elected governor

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-08-09 01:03:20 GMT
    Republican gubernatorial candidate Marcus Molinaro has added a proposal to rename the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge -- formerly the Tappan Zee Bridge -- to his campaign platform.Republican gubernatorial candidate Marcus Molinaro has added a proposal to rename the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge -- formerly the Tappan Zee Bridge -- to his campaign platform.
    Republican gubernatorial candidate Marcus Molinaro has added a proposal to rename the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge -- formerly the Tappan Zee Bridge -- to his campaign platform.Republican gubernatorial candidate Marcus Molinaro has added a proposal to rename the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge -- formerly the Tappan Zee Bridge -- to his campaign platform.

    Republican gubernatorial candidate Marcus Molinaro has added a proposal to rename the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge -- formerly the Tappan Zee Bridge -- to his campaign platform.

    Republican gubernatorial candidate Marcus Molinaro has added a proposal to rename the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge -- formerly the Tappan Zee Bridge -- to his campaign platform.

  • Trump appears to change story on meeting with Russian lawyer

    Trump appears to change story on meeting with Russian lawyer

    Monday, August 6 2018 6:22 AM EDT2018-08-06 10:22:30 GMT
    Monday, August 6 2018 7:42 AM EDT2018-08-06 11:42:07 GMT
    President Donald Trump is acknowledging that the 2016 Trump Tower meeting between a Kremlin-connected lawyer and his son was to collect information about his political opponent.President Donald Trump is acknowledging that the 2016 Trump Tower meeting between a Kremlin-connected lawyer and his son was to collect information about his political opponent.

    President Donald Trump is acknowledging that the 2016 Trump Tower meeting between a Kremlin-connected lawyer and his son was to collect information about his political opponent.

    President Donald Trump is acknowledging that the 2016 Trump Tower meeting between a Kremlin-connected lawyer and his son was to collect information about his political opponent.

  • Democratic candidates for NY AG share message of opposing Trump

    Democratic candidates for NY AG share message of opposing Trump

    Thursday, August 2 2018 10:20 PM EDT2018-08-03 02:20:10 GMT
    Four competing Democratic candidates for state attorney general joined forces Thursday night to condemn President Donald Trump at a campaign event in White Plains.Four competing Democratic candidates for state attorney general joined forces Thursday night to condemn President Donald Trump at a campaign event in White Plains.

    Four competing Democratic candidates for state attorney general joined forces Thursday night to condemn President Donald Trump at a campaign event in White Plains.

    Four competing Democratic candidates for state attorney general joined forces Thursday night to condemn President Donald Trump at a campaign event in White Plains.

  • County, state officials say election protections are in place

    County, state officials say election protections are in place

    Wednesday, August 1 2018 5:49 PM EDT2018-08-01 21:49:47 GMT
    Westchester election officials say there's no reason for concern over the threat of Russian meddling in the 2018 midterm elections -- at least not locally and not in terms of votes themselves.Westchester election officials say there's no reason for concern over the threat of Russian meddling in the 2018 midterm elections -- at least not locally and not in terms of votes themselves.

    Westchester election officials say there's no reason for concern over the threat of Russian meddling in the 2018 midterm elections -- at least not locally and not in terms of votes themselves.

    Westchester election officials say there's no reason for concern over the threat of Russian meddling in the 2018 midterm elections -- at least not locally and not in terms of votes themselves.

  • Rockland County announces first budget surplus since 2006

    Rockland County announces first budget surplus since 2006

    Saturday, June 30 2018 11:14 AM EDT2018-06-30 15:14:21 GMT

    For the first time in over a decade, Rockland County is out of the red.

    For the first time in over a decade, Rockland County is out of the red.

  • Mayer seat not enough for Democrats to control state Senate

    Mayer seat not enough for Democrats to control state Senate

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 8:27 PM EDT2018-04-26 00:27:36 GMT

    While Democrats were happy that Shelley Mayer beat Republican Julie Killian in Tuesday’s special election, it wasn’t enough to gain control of the state Senate.

    While Democrats were happy that Shelley Mayer beat Republican Julie Killian in Tuesday’s special election, it wasn’t enough to gain control of the state Senate.

  • Trump signs budget deal, government reopens

    Trump signs budget deal, government reopens

    Friday, February 9 2018 11:12 AM EST2018-02-09 16:12:35 GMT
    Thursday, March 1 2018 11:14 AM EST2018-03-01 16:14:01 GMT

    Lawmakers were striving in the pre-dawn hours to reopen the federal government, shuttered since midnight.

    Lawmakers were striving in the pre-dawn hours to reopen the federal government, shuttered since midnight.

  • Senate leaders reach budget agreement

    The Latest: Senate leaders reach budget agreement

    Thursday, February 8 2018 12:42 PM EST2018-02-08 17:42:56 GMT
    Wednesday, February 28 2018 12:45 PM EST2018-02-28 17:45:05 GMT
    Senate leaders have brokered a long-sought budget agreement that would shower the Pentagon and domestic programs with an extra $300 billion over the next two years.Senate leaders have brokered a long-sought budget agreement that would shower the Pentagon and domestic programs with an extra $300 billion over the next two years.
    Senate leaders have brokered a long-sought budget agreement that would shower the Pentagon and domestic programs with an extra $300 billion over the next two years.Senate leaders have brokered a long-sought budget agreement that would shower the Pentagon and domestic programs with an extra $300 billion over the next two years.

    Senate leaders have brokered a long-sought budget agreement that would shower the Pentagon and domestic programs with an extra $300 billion over the next two years.

    Senate leaders have brokered a long-sought budget agreement that would shower the Pentagon and domestic programs with an extra $300 billion over the next two years.

  • Julie Killian aims for GOP nod in state Senate race

    Julie Killian aims for GOP nod in state Senate race

    Monday, February 26 2018 5:39 PM EST2018-02-26 22:39:06 GMT
    Two Republicans will vie for their party's nomination at a convention Wednesday night to fill the state Senate's 37th District seat vacated when George Latimer became Westchester county executive.Two Republicans will vie for their party's nomination at a convention Wednesday night to fill the state Senate's 37th District seat vacated when George Latimer became Westchester county executive.
    Two Republicans will vie for their party's nomination at a convention Wednesday night to fill the state Senate's 37th District seat vacated when George Latimer became Westchester county executive.Two Republicans will vie for their party's nomination at a convention Wednesday night to fill the state Senate's 37th District seat vacated when George Latimer became Westchester county executive.

    Two Republicans will vie for their party's nomination at a convention Wednesday night to fill the state Senate's 37th District seat vacated when George Latimer became Westchester county executive.

    Two Republicans will vie for their party's nomination at a convention Wednesday night to fill the state Senate's 37th District seat vacated when George Latimer became Westchester county executive.

  • Trump's bipartisan State of the Union talk already long gone

    Trump's bipartisan State of the Union talk already long gone

    Tuesday, February 6 2018 10:46 AM EST2018-02-06 15:46:10 GMT
    Monday, February 26 2018 10:52 AM EST2018-02-26 15:52:08 GMT
    Trump is accusing Democrats of being 'un-American' and maybe even 'treasonous' for failing to cheer him in State of the Union speech.Trump is accusing Democrats of being 'un-American' and maybe even 'treasonous' for failing to cheer him in State of the Union speech.
    Trump is accusing Democrats of being 'un-American' and maybe even 'treasonous' for failing to cheer him in State of the Union speech.Trump is accusing Democrats of being 'un-American' and maybe even 'treasonous' for failing to cheer him in State of the Union speech.

    Trump is accusing Democrats of being 'un-American' and maybe even 'treasonous' for failing to cheer him in State of the Union speech.

    Trump is accusing Democrats of being 'un-American' and maybe even 'treasonous' for failing to cheer him in State of the Union speech.

  • Gov. Cuomo announces anti-discrimination initiatives

    Gov. Cuomo announces anti-discrimination initiatives

    Sunday, February 25 2018 5:34 PM EST2018-02-25 22:34:07 GMT

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed an executive order that bans all New York state agencies and authorities from conducting business with companies that tolerate or promote discrimination. 

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed an executive order that bans all New York state agencies and authorities from conducting business with companies that tolerate or promote discrimination. 

  • Edgemont could become village in March 13 vote

    Edgemont could become village in March 13 vote

    Thursday, February 22 2018 5:51 PM EST2018-02-22 22:51:05 GMT
    Residents of the Edgemont hamlet in Greenburgh are one step closer to forming their own village.Residents of the Edgemont hamlet in Greenburgh are one step closer to forming their own village.
    Residents of the Edgemont hamlet in Greenburgh are one step closer to forming their own village.Residents of the Edgemont hamlet in Greenburgh are one step closer to forming their own village.

    Residents of the Edgemont hamlet in Greenburgh are one step closer to forming their own village. 

    Residents of the Edgemont hamlet in Greenburgh are one step closer to forming their own village. 

  • President delivers 1st State of the Union, WC residents wait for action

    President delivers 1st State of the Union, WC residents wait for action

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:23 PM EST2018-02-20 22:23:11 GMT
    President Donald Trump delivered his first State of the Union address Tuesday night, stirring mixed reactions among Westchester residents who tuned in.President Donald Trump delivered his first State of the Union address Tuesday night, stirring mixed reactions among Westchester residents who tuned in.

    President Donald Trump delivered his first State of the Union address Tuesday night, stirring mixed reactions among Westchester residents who tuned in.

    President Donald Trump delivered his first State of the Union address Tuesday night, stirring mixed reactions among Westchester residents who tuned in.

  • Date set for state Senate seat special election

    Date set for state Senate seat special election

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 11:20 AM EST2018-02-20 16:20:02 GMT
    A date is now set for a special election to fill Westchester County Executive George Latimer's old state Senate seat.A date is now set for a special election to fill Westchester County Executive George Latimer's old state Senate seat.

    A date is now set for a special election to fill Westchester County Executive George Latimer's old state Senate seat.

    A date is now set for a special election to fill Westchester County Executive George Latimer's old state Senate seat.

  • Trump signs order to keep Guantanamo Bay prison open

    Trump signs order to keep Guantanamo Bay prison open

    Wednesday, January 31 2018 5:38 AM EST2018-01-31 10:38:24 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:05 AM EST2018-02-20 12:05:05 GMT
    President Donald Trump has signed an executive order to keep open the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay.President Donald Trump has signed an executive order to keep open the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay.
    President Donald Trump has signed an executive order to keep open the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay.President Donald Trump has signed an executive order to keep open the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay.

    Trump orders U.S. military prison at Cuba's Guantanamo Bay to remain open and ready to accept enemy combatants.

    Trump orders U.S. military prison at Cuba's Guantanamo Bay to remain open and ready to accept enemy combatants.

  • Trump calls for optimism in spite of warnings of danger

    Trump calls for optimism in spite of warnings of danger

    Wednesday, January 31 2018 5:25 AM EST2018-01-31 10:25:56 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 6:26 AM EST2018-02-20 11:26:07 GMT
    Trump's State of the Union address mixes optimism amid a growing economy with warnings of danger from within and without.Trump's State of the Union address mixes optimism amid a growing economy with warnings of danger from within and without.

    Trump's State of the Union address mixes optimism amid a growing economy with warnings of danger from within and without.

    Trump's State of the Union address mixes optimism amid a growing economy with warnings of danger from within and without.

  • Republicans vote to release classified memo on Russia probe

    Republicans vote to release classified memo on Russia probe

    Tuesday, January 30 2018 6:52 AM EST2018-01-30 11:52:37 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 7:44 AM EST2018-02-19 12:44:04 GMT
    Brushing aside opposition from the Justice Department, Republicans on the House intelligence committee voted to release a classified memo that purports to show improper use of surveillance by the FBI and the Justice Department in the Russia investigation.Brushing aside opposition from the Justice Department, Republicans on the House intelligence committee voted to release a classified memo that purports to show improper use of surveillance by the FBI and the Justice Department in the Russia investigation.

    Republicans on the House intelligence committee have voted to release a four-page classified memo related to the Russia election meddling probe.

    Republicans on the House intelligence committee have voted to release a four-page classified memo related to the Russia election meddling probe.

  • Trump plan would sharply change legal immigration

    Trump plan would sharply change legal immigration

    Monday, January 29 2018 5:55 AM EST2018-01-29 10:55:28 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 6:52 AM EST2018-02-18 11:52:07 GMT
    President Donald Trump's new immigration plan is stirring up controversy with its proposals on legal immigration. Much of the public debate to this point has been about young immigrants brought to this country as children illegally.President Donald Trump's new immigration plan is stirring up controversy with its proposals on legal immigration. Much of the public debate to this point has been about young immigrants brought to this country as children illegally.

    The most contentious piece of President Donald Trump's new proposal to protect the so-called Dreamers has nothing to do with them.

    The most contentious piece of President Donald Trump's new proposal to protect the so-called Dreamers has nothing to do with them.

  • Can Trump stick to a script beyond the State of the Union?

    Can Trump stick to a script beyond the State of the Union?

    Monday, January 29 2018 5:49 AM EST2018-01-29 10:49:37 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 6:42 AM EST2018-02-18 11:42:06 GMT
    His first State of the Union address on Tuesday will be the biggest test yet of Trump's ability to not just deliver a stately speech but also to then stay on track.His first State of the Union address on Tuesday will be the biggest test yet of Trump's ability to not just deliver a stately speech but also to then stay on track.

    President Donald Trump's first State of the Union address will be the biggest test yet of his ability to not just deliver a stately speech but also to then stay on track as the White House rolls out policies...

    President Donald Trump's first State of the Union address will be the biggest test yet of his ability to not just deliver a stately speech but also to then stay on track as the White House rolls out policies building on it.

  • Report: Trump wanted Mueller fired, backed off

    Report: Trump wanted Mueller fired, backed off

    Thursday, January 25 2018 10:35 PM EST2018-01-26 03:35:48 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 10:36 PM EST2018-02-15 03:36:00 GMT
    President Donald Trump ordered the firing of special counsel Robert Mueller last June, but he backed off the order after White House lawyer Don McGahn threatened to resign, according to a report Thursday in The New York Times.President Donald Trump ordered the firing of special counsel Robert Mueller last June, but he backed off the order after White House lawyer Don McGahn threatened to resign, according to a report Thursday in The New York Times.
    President Donald Trump ordered the firing of special counsel Robert Mueller last June, but he backed off the order after White House lawyer Don McGahn threatened to resign, according to a report Thursday in The New York Times.President Donald Trump ordered the firing of special counsel Robert Mueller last June, but he backed off the order after White House lawyer Don McGahn threatened to resign, according to a report Thursday in The New York Times.

    President Donald Trump ordered the firing of special counsel Robert Mueller last June, according to a report in The New York Times.

    President Donald Trump ordered the firing of special counsel Robert Mueller last June, according to a report in The New York Times.

  • Rockland, Westchester county executives to tackle issues together

    Rockland, Westchester county executives to tackle issues together

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 8:12 PM EST2018-02-15 01:12:06 GMT

    Westchester County Executive George Latimer had his second meeting with Rockland County Executive Ed Day on Thursday to look for ways they can try to cut costs for taxpayers.

    Westchester County Executive George Latimer had his second meeting with Rockland County Executive Ed Day on Thursday to look for ways they can try to cut costs for taxpayers.

  • Trump plan offers citizenship path to 1.8 million immigrants

    Trump plan offers citizenship path to 1.8 million immigrants

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 6:34 PM EST2018-02-14 23:34:04 GMT

    President Trump is proposing a plan that provides a path to citizenship for 1.8 million of the so-called "Dreamer" immigrants, tighter restrictions on legal immigration and $25 billion in border security.

    President Trump is proposing a plan that provides a path to citizenship for 1.8 million of the so-called "Dreamer" immigrants, tighter restrictions on legal immigration and $25 billion in border security.

  • Murphy wants state police patrols at Cedar Knolls, Pleasantville Cottage

    Murphy wants state police patrols at Cedar Knolls, Pleasantville Cottage

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 5:06 PM EST2018-02-14 22:06:01 GMT

    State Sen. Terrence Murphy is calling on state police to patrol the campuses of Cedar Knolls and the Pleasantville Cottage schools following recent violence.

    State Sen. Terrence Murphy is calling on state police to patrol the campuses of Cedar Knolls and the Pleasantville Cottage schools following recent violence.

  • Rockland DA to run for state Supreme Court judge

    Rockland DA to run for state Supreme Court judge

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 12:35 PM EST2018-02-14 17:35:10 GMT
    Zugibe says he is running for justice of the Supreme Court for the 9th Judicial District.Zugibe says he is running for justice of the Supreme Court for the 9th Judicial District.
    Zugibe says he is running for justice of the Supreme Court for the 9th Judicial District.Zugibe says he is running for justice of the Supreme Court for the 9th Judicial District.

    Zugibe says he is running for justice of the Supreme Court for the 9th Judicial District.

    Zugibe says he is running for justice of the Supreme Court for the 9th Judicial District.

  • Trump: Would 'love to' face Mueller questions under oath

    Trump: Would 'love to' face Mueller questions under oath

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 8:09 PM EST2018-02-14 01:09:04 GMT

    President Donald Trump declared late Wednesday he's "looking forward" to being questioned - under oath - in the special counsel's probe of Russian election interference and possible Trump obstruction in the firing of the FBI director.

    President Donald Trump declared late Wednesday he's "looking forward" to being questioned - under oath - in the special counsel's probe of Russian election interference and possible Trump obstruction in the firing of the FBI director.

  • Schumer rescinds offer of $25 billion for Trump's wall

    Top Democrat rescinds offer of $25 billion for Trump's wall

    Wednesday, January 24 2018 5:22 AM EST2018-01-24 10:22:42 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 6:50 AM EST2018-02-13 11:50:07 GMT
    Top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer has pulled back an offer of $25 billion for President Donald Trump's long-promised southern border wall.Top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer has pulled back an offer of $25 billion for President Donald Trump's long-promised southern border wall.

    Top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer has pulled back an offer of $25 billion for President Donald Trump's long-promised southern border wall.

    Top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer has pulled back an offer of $25 billion for President Donald Trump's long-promised southern border wall.

  • As shutdown eases federal workers fear prospect of another

    As shutdown eases federal workers fear prospect of another

    Tuesday, January 23 2018 6:20 AM EST2018-01-23 11:20:02 GMT
    Monday, February 12 2018 7:16 AM EST2018-02-12 12:16:05 GMT

    End of government shutdown good news for federal workers, but some worry another could be right around the corner.

    End of government shutdown good news for federal workers, but some worry another could be right around the corner.

  • Lawmakers punt DACA decision to end government shutdown

    Lawmakers punt DACA decision to end government shutdown

    Sunday, February 11 2018 8:24 PM EST2018-02-12 01:24:05 GMT
    So-called Dreamers say they are disappointed with Senate Democrats' decision to make a deal with Republicans that leaves out DACA.So-called Dreamers say they are disappointed with Senate Democrats' decision to make a deal with Republicans that leaves out DACA.

    So-called Dreamers say they are disappointed with Senate Democrats' decision to make a deal with Republicans that leaves out DACA.

    So-called Dreamers say they are disappointed with Senate Democrats' decision to make a deal with Republicans that leaves out DACA.

  • Congress nears showdown votes on averting federal shutdown

    Congress nears showdown votes on averting federal shutdown

    Wednesday, February 7 2018 5:40 PM EST2018-02-07 22:40:09 GMT

    A divided Congress barreled toward a possible election-year government shutdown Thursday, facing showdown votes in the House and Senate to keep federal offices open and hundreds of thousands of workers on the job.

    A divided Congress barreled toward a possible election-year government shutdown Thursday, facing showdown votes in the House and Senate to keep federal offices open and hundreds of thousands of workers on the job.

  • President Trump's first year in office

    President Trump's first year in office

    The start of President Donald Trump's administration, the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history, major hurricanes and more - these are some of the top stories of 2017.The start of President Donald Trump's administration, the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history, major hurricanes and more - these are some of the top stories of 2017.

    Here's a look at President Trump's first year in office.

    Here's a look at President Trump's first year in office.

  • Trump defends himself anew against charges that he is racist

    Trump defends himself anew against charges that he is racist

    Monday, January 15 2018 5:52 AM EST2018-01-15 10:52:34 GMT
    Sunday, February 4 2018 6:35 AM EST2018-02-04 11:35:04 GMT
    Criticized for recent comments about Haiti and African nations, Trump says he's not a racist.Criticized for recent comments about Haiti and African nations, Trump says he's not a racist.

    Criticized for recent comments about Haiti and African nations, Trump says he's not a racist.

    Criticized for recent comments about Haiti and African nations, Trump says he's not a racist.

  • Immigration agents descend on dozens of 7-Eleven stores

    Immigration agents descend on dozens of 7-Eleven stores

    Wednesday, January 10 2018 12:40 PM EST2018-01-10 17:40:51 GMT
    Wednesday, January 31 2018 2:35 PM EST2018-01-31 19:35:35 GMT

    APNewsBreak: U.S. immigration agents descended on dozens of 7-Eleven stores before dawn Wednesday to open employment audits and interview workers in what officials described as the largest operation against an...

    APNewsBreak: U.S. immigration agents descended on dozens of 7-Eleven stores before dawn Wednesday to open employment audits and interview workers in what officials described as the largest operation against an employer under Donald Trump's presidency.

  • Judge blocks Trump decision to end young immigrant program

    Judge blocks Trump decision to end young immigrant program

    Wednesday, January 10 2018 5:43 AM EST2018-01-10 10:43:05 GMT
    Tuesday, January 30 2018 7:03 AM EST2018-01-30 12:03:07 GMT

    A federal judge has temporarily blocked the Trump administration's decision to end a program protecting young immigrants from deportation.

    A federal judge has temporarily blocked the Trump administration's decision to end a program protecting young immigrants from deportation.

  • Democrats pick Shelley Mayer as nominee for Latimer's Senate seat

    Democrats pick Shelley Mayer as nominee for Latimer's Senate seat

    Monday, January 29 2018 5:10 PM EST2018-01-29 22:10:09 GMT
    State Assemblywoman Shelley Mayer won the nomination for the 37th District state Senate seat left open by new Westchester County Executive George Latimer Tuesday night.State Assemblywoman Shelley Mayer won the nomination for the 37th District state Senate seat left open by new Westchester County Executive George Latimer Tuesday night.

    State Assemblywoman Shelley Mayer won the nomination for the 37th District state Senate seat left open by new Westchester County Executive George Latimer Tuesday night.

    State Assemblywoman Shelley Mayer won the nomination for the 37th District state Senate seat left open by new Westchester County Executive George Latimer Tuesday night.

  • Greenburgh upholds tradition on swearing-in ceremony

    Greenburgh upholds tradition on swearing-in ceremony

    Monday, January 29 2018 12:19 PM EST2018-01-29 17:19:01 GMT
    Greenburgh Town Supervisor Paul Feiner was sworn into office at a school that holds special meaning to his heart.Greenburgh Town Supervisor Paul Feiner was sworn into office at a school that holds special meaning to his heart.

    Greenburgh Town Supervisor Paul Feiner was sworn into office at a school that holds special meaning to his heart.

    Greenburgh Town Supervisor Paul Feiner was sworn into office at a school that holds special meaning to his heart.

  • Immigration debate heads to the White House

    Immigration debate heads to the White House

    Monday, January 29 2018 7:05 AM EST2018-01-29 12:05:07 GMT
    Trump's desire to include the border wall in the negotiation appears to be preventing a bridge between some Republicans and Democrats.Trump's desire to include the border wall in the negotiation appears to be preventing a bridge between some Republicans and Democrats.

    Trump's desire to include the border wall in the negotiation appears to be preventing a bridge between some Republicans and Democrats.

    Trump's desire to include the border wall in the negotiation appears to be preventing a bridge between some Republicans and Democrats.

  • Westchester County legislators hold first meeting with new leadership

    Westchester County legislators hold first meeting with new leadership

    Sunday, January 28 2018 10:18 PM EST2018-01-29 03:18:00 GMT
    The Westchester County Board of Legislators held their first meeting Monday night with a new chairperson and vice chair.The Westchester County Board of Legislators held their first meeting Monday night with a new chairperson and vice chair.

    The Westchester County Board of Legislators held their first meeting Monday night with a new chairperson and vice chair.

    The Westchester County Board of Legislators held their first meeting Monday night with a new chairperson and vice chair.

  • Jenkins becomes first African-American to serve as deputy county executive

    Jenkins becomes first African-American to serve as deputy county executive

    Sunday, January 28 2018 12:44 PM EST2018-01-28 17:44:04 GMT
    Ken Jenkins is the first African-American man to serve as deputy county executive.Ken Jenkins is the first African-American man to serve as deputy county executive.

    Ken Jenkins is the first African-American man to serve as deputy county executive.

    Ken Jenkins is the first African-American man to serve as deputy county executive.

  • Critics call out Eric Trump for birthday bash at Westchester restaurant

    Critics call out Eric Trump for birthday bash at Westchester restaurant

    Sunday, January 28 2018 12:41 PM EST2018-01-28 17:41:01 GMT
    Eric Trump marked his 34th birthday with a party at a Mexican restaurant in Westchester County, and critics have been swift to remark that the celebration doesn't jibe with his father's words about people from Mexico.Eric Trump marked his 34th birthday with a party at a Mexican restaurant in Westchester County, and critics have been swift to remark that the celebration doesn't jibe with his father's words about people from Mexico.

    Eric Trump marked his 34th birthday with a party at a Mexican restaurant in Westchester County, and critics have been swift to remark that the celebration doesn't jibe with his father's words about people from Mexico.

    Eric Trump marked his 34th birthday with a party at a Mexican restaurant in Westchester County, and critics have been swift to remark that the celebration doesn't jibe with his father's words about people from Mexico.

  • US to end special protections for Salvadorans

    US to end special protections for Salvadorans

    Sunday, January 28 2018 11:06 AM EST2018-01-28 16:06:03 GMT
    Officials say the Trump administration is ending special protections for emigrants from El Salvador, forcing nearly 200,000 to leave the country or face deportation.Officials say the Trump administration is ending special protections for emigrants from El Salvador, forcing nearly 200,000 to leave the country or face deportation.

    Officials say the Trump administration is ending special protections for emigrants from El Salvador, forcing nearly 200,000 to leave the country or face deportation.

    Officials say the Trump administration is ending special protections for emigrants from El Salvador, forcing nearly 200,000 to leave the country or face deportation.

  • 'Falling apart?' Trump's insults not forgotten in Atlanta

    'Falling apart?' Trump's insults not forgotten in Atlanta

    Monday, January 8 2018 6:45 AM EST2018-01-08 11:45:39 GMT
    Sunday, January 28 2018 7:13 AM EST2018-01-28 12:13:03 GMT
    When President Donald Trump swoops into Atlanta for a VIP seat at college football's biggest game, he'll enjoy the Southern hospitality of a city he disparaged a year ago as "falling apart" and "crime infested."When President Donald Trump swoops into Atlanta for a VIP seat at college football's biggest game, he'll enjoy the Southern hospitality of a city he disparaged a year ago as "falling apart" and "crime infested."

    At championship game, Trump can expect Southern hospitality of city he disparaged as 'falling apart'.

    At championship game, Trump can expect Southern hospitality of city he disparaged as 'falling apart'.

  • Local officials discuss president’s policies, Camp David speech

    Local officials discuss president’s policies, Camp David speech

    Saturday, January 27 2018 4:57 PM EST2018-01-27 21:57:04 GMT

    News 12 asked local elected officials for their take on President Donald Trump’s press conference from Camp David and the administration’s policies that may have a significant effect on their own neighborhoods.

    News 12 asked local elected officials for their take on President Donald Trump’s press conference from Camp David and the administration’s policies that may have a significant effect on their own neighborhoods.

  • 'Fire and Fury' book released, blowing open GOP feud

    'Fire and Fury' book released, blowing open GOP feud

    Thursday, January 25 2018 7:08 AM EST2018-01-25 12:08:04 GMT
    The publisher of a new book about President Donald Trump's first year in office apparently isn't cowed by demands to halt publication - it is moving up the date the book comes out.The publisher of a new book about President Donald Trump's first year in office apparently isn't cowed by demands to halt publication - it is moving up the date the book comes out.

    The acrimony surrounding former White House adviser Steve Bannon's very public break with President Donald Trump is escalating, suggesting a permanent split between the president and the pugilistic strategist who helped put him in the Oval Office.

    The acrimony surrounding former White House adviser Steve Bannon's very public break with President Donald Trump is escalating, suggesting a permanent split between the president and the pugilistic strategist who helped put him in the Oval Office.

  • Spano no longer seeking Latimer’s old Senate seat

    Spano no longer seeking Latimer’s old Senate seat

    Wednesday, January 24 2018 8:41 PM EST2018-01-25 01:41:03 GMT
    Yonkers Mayor Mike SpanoYonkers Mayor Mike Spano

    Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano is no longer seeking the Senate seat formerly held by Westchester County Executive George Latimer. 

    Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano is no longer seeking the Senate seat formerly held by Westchester County Executive George Latimer. 

  • Trump left 'furious,' 'disgusted' by Bannon over new book

    Trump left 'furious,' 'disgusted' by Bannon over new book

    Thursday, January 4 2018 5:49 AM EST2018-01-04 10:49:56 GMT
    Wednesday, January 24 2018 6:39 AM EST2018-01-24 11:39:04 GMT
    Trump left 'furious,' 'disgusted' by Bannon over new bookTrump left 'furious,' 'disgusted' by Bannon over new book

    The White House says President Donald Trump was left feeling "furious" and "disgusted" after claims by his former top adviser Steve Bannon in a new book.

    The White House says President Donald Trump was left feeling "furious" and "disgusted" after claims by his former top adviser Steve Bannon in a new book.

  • Gov. Cuomo: State will sue to block federal tax overhaul

    Gov. Cuomo: State will sue to block federal tax overhaul

    Monday, January 22 2018 6:23 PM EST2018-01-22 23:23:02 GMT
    New York state will take Washington to court to challenge the new Republican tax overhaul, Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday, calling the new law an unconstitutional assault on states' rights and New York in particular.New York state will take Washington to court to challenge the new Republican tax overhaul, Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday, calling the new law an unconstitutional assault on states' rights and New York in particular.

    New York state will take Washington to court to challenge the new Republican tax overhaul, Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday, calling the new law an unconstitutional assault on states' rights and New York in particular.

    New York state will take Washington to court to challenge the new Republican tax overhaul, Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday, calling the new law an unconstitutional assault on states' rights and New York in particular.

  • Trump boasts of 'nuclear button' but doesn't really have one

    Trump boasts of 'nuclear button' but doesn't really have one

    Wednesday, January 3 2018 6:03 AM EST2018-01-03 11:03:57 GMT
    Tuesday, January 23 2018 7:38 AM EST2018-01-23 12:38:04 GMT
    President Donald Trump boasted that he has a bigger and more powerful "nuclear button" than North Korean leader Kim Jong Un does - but the president doesn't actually have a physical button.President Donald Trump boasted that he has a bigger and more powerful "nuclear button" than North Korean leader Kim Jong Un does - but the president doesn't actually have a physical button.

    President Donald Trump is boasting that he has a bigger and more powerful "nuclear button" than North Korean leader Kim Jong Un _ but the president doesn't actually have a physical button.

    President Donald Trump is boasting that he has a bigger and more powerful "nuclear button" than North Korean leader Kim Jong Un _ but the president doesn't actually have a physical button.

  • Expert presents options for new Port Chester voting system

    Expert presents options for new Port Chester voting system

    Monday, January 22 2018 10:17 PM EST2018-01-23 03:17:07 GMT
    An expert presented some options Tuesday night for a new voting system in Port Chester following discrimination allegations against Hispanic voters.An expert presented some options Tuesday night for a new voting system in Port Chester following discrimination allegations against Hispanic voters.

    An expert presented some options Tuesday night for a new voting system in Port Chester following discrimination allegations against Hispanic voters.

    An expert presented some options Tuesday night for a new voting system in Port Chester following discrimination allegations against Hispanic voters.

  • 2 new faces and old partisan standoffs as Congress returns

    2 new faces and old partisan standoffs as Congress returns

    Tuesday, January 2 2018 5:18 PM EST2018-01-02 22:18:35 GMT
    Monday, January 22 2018 5:20 PM EST2018-01-22 22:20:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this June 20, 2017, file photo, the U.S. Capitol in Washington, at sunrise.(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this June 20, 2017, file photo, the U.S. Capitol in Washington, at sunrise.

    There'll be two fresh Senate faces and plenty of familiar but stubborn clashes facing lawmakers as Congress begins its 2018 session on Wednesday.

    There'll be two fresh Senate faces and plenty of familiar but stubborn clashes facing lawmakers as Congress begins its 2018 session on Wednesday.

  • County Executive Latimer signs order banning gun shows on county property

    County Executive Latimer signs order banning gun shows on county property

    Monday, January 22 2018 12:35 PM EST2018-01-22 17:35:07 GMT
    Westchester County Executive George Latimer signed an executive order prohibiting gun shows from being held on county property.Westchester County Executive George Latimer signed an executive order prohibiting gun shows from being held on county property.

    Westchester County Executive George Latimer signed an executive order prohibiting gun shows from being held on county property Tuesday.

    Westchester County Executive George Latimer signed an executive order prohibiting gun shows from being held on county property Tuesday.

  • George Latimer sworn in as new Westchester county executive

    George Latimer sworn in as new Westchester county executive

    Sunday, January 21 2018 8:59 AM EST2018-01-21 13:59:04 GMT
    New Westchester County Executive George Latimer was sworn into office Monday after beating incumbent Rob Astorino for the job in November.New Westchester County Executive George Latimer was sworn into office Monday after beating incumbent Rob Astorino for the job in November.

    New Westchester County Executive George Latimer was sworn into office Monday after beating incumbent Rob Astorino for the job in November.

    New Westchester County Executive George Latimer was sworn into office Monday after beating incumbent Rob Astorino for the job in November.

  • House narrowly passes short-term spending bill

    House narrowly passes short-term spending bill

    Wednesday, January 10 2018 5:38 PM EST2018-01-10 22:38:08 GMT

    Congress has voted to prevent a government shutdown as the House and Senate in rapid succession approved a stopgap spending bill to keep agencies running through Jan. 19.

    Congress has voted to prevent a government shutdown as the House and Senate in rapid succession approved a stopgap spending bill to keep agencies running through Jan. 19.

  • Triumphant Trump celebrates tax win - but some fear backlash

    Triumphant Trump celebrates tax win - but some fear backlash

    Wednesday, December 20 2017 1:26 PM EST2017-12-20 18:26:55 GMT
    Tuesday, January 9 2018 1:29 PM EST2018-01-09 18:29:07 GMT

    A triumphant President Donald Trump and jubilant fellow Republicans celebrated the passage of their $1.5 trillion tax overhaul Wednesday as a "historic victory for the American people."

    A triumphant President Donald Trump and jubilant fellow Republicans celebrated the passage of their $1.5 trillion tax overhaul Wednesday as a "historic victory for the American people."

  • Senate moves tax cut legislation to brink of final passage

    Senate moves tax cut legislation to brink of final passage

    Wednesday, December 20 2017 5:05 AM EST2017-12-20 10:05:14 GMT
    Tuesday, January 9 2018 5:06 AM EST2018-01-09 10:06:09 GMT

    Jubilant Republicans have pushed to the verge of the most sweeping rewrite of the nation's tax laws in more than three decades, a deeply unpopular bill they insist Americans will learn to love when they see their...

    Jubilant Republicans have pushed to the verge of the most sweeping rewrite of the nation's tax laws in more than three decades, a deeply unpopular bill they insist Americans will learn to love when they see their paychecks in the new year.

  • Outgoing county executive vetoes Westchester's 2018 budget

    Outgoing county executive vetoes Westchester's 2018 budget

    Sunday, January 7 2018 10:10 PM EST2018-01-08 03:10:05 GMT
    Outgoing Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino has vetoed the approved 2018 budget.Outgoing Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino has vetoed the approved 2018 budget.

    Outgoing Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino has vetoed the approved 2018 budget.

    Outgoing Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino has vetoed the approved 2018 budget.

  • Rep. Lowey joins fight to save Children’s Health Insurance Program

    Rep. Lowey joins fight to save Children’s Health Insurance Program

    Sunday, January 7 2018 12:38 PM EST2018-01-07 17:38:07 GMT

    Democratic Rep. Nita Lowey visited White Plains Hospital Monday demanding that Congress reauthorize the Children's Health Insurance Program.

    Democratic Rep. Nita Lowey visited White Plains Hospital Monday demanding that Congress reauthorize the Children's Health Insurance Program.

  • Trump doctrine: Economic security is national security

    Trump doctrine: Economic security is national security

    Monday, December 18 2017 6:30 AM EST2017-12-18 11:30:39 GMT
    Sunday, January 7 2018 6:35 AM EST2018-01-07 11:35:07 GMT
    President Donald Trump declared a new national security strategy on Monday, echoing the message of his 2016 campaign as he declared "America is in the game and America is going to win."President Donald Trump declared a new national security strategy on Monday, echoing the message of his 2016 campaign as he declared "America is in the game and America is going to win."

    President Donald Trump declared a new national security strategy on Monday, echoing the message of his 2016 campaign as he declared "America is in the game and America is going to win."

    President Donald Trump declared a new national security strategy on Monday, echoing the message of his 2016 campaign as he declared "America is in the game and America is going to win."

  • Gillibrand on Trump: 'His tweet was sexist and intended to be a smear'

    Gillibrand on Trump: 'His tweet was sexist and intended to be a smear'

    Thursday, January 4 2018 3:09 PM EST2018-01-04 20:09:00 GMT
    Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D) is back home after this week's controversy in Washington and is not backing down on her criticism of President Donald Trump.Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D) is back home after this week's controversy in Washington and is not backing down on her criticism of President Donald Trump.

    Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand returned home after this week's spat with President Donald Trump in Washington, and she says she's not backing down.

    Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand returned home after this week's spat with President Donald Trump in Washington, and she says she's not backing down.

  • With Rubio, Corker onboard, GOP finalizes huge tax package

    With Rubio, Corker onboard, GOP finalizes huge tax package

    Thursday, December 14 2017 8:10 AM EST2017-12-14 13:10:44 GMT
    Wednesday, January 3 2018 9:02 AM EST2018-01-03 14:02:08 GMT
    Generous tax cuts for corporations and the wealthiest Americans would be delivered in a sweeping overhaul of the tax laws, under a new agreement crafted by Republicans in Congress.Generous tax cuts for corporations and the wealthiest Americans would be delivered in a sweeping overhaul of the tax laws, under a new agreement crafted by Republicans in Congress.

    Republicans solidified support for their major overhaul of the nation's tax laws Friday, securing endorsements from wavering senators as they pushed to muscle their bill through Congress next week and give President Donald Trump his first major legislative victory.

    Republicans solidified support for their major overhaul of the nation's tax laws Friday, securing endorsements from wavering senators as they pushed to muscle their bill through Congress next week and give President Donald Trump his first major legislative victory.

  • Sex abuse survivors demand passage of Child Victims Act

    Sex abuse survivors demand passage of Child Victims Act

    Tuesday, January 2 2018 12:49 PM EST2018-01-02 17:49:05 GMT
    Dozens of people gathered outside of state Sen. Terrence Murphy's office in Yorktown today calling on him to support the Child Victims Act.Dozens of people gathered outside of state Sen. Terrence Murphy's office in Yorktown today calling on him to support the Child Victims Act.

    Survivors of sexual abuse and victim advocates rallied in Westchester Wednesday in support of the Child Victims Act.

    Survivors of sexual abuse and victim advocates rallied in Westchester Wednesday in support of the Child Victims Act.

  • Moore not conceding Senate race to Jones

    Moore not conceding Senate race to Jones

    Wednesday, December 13 2017 7:51 AM EST2017-12-13 12:51:02 GMT
    Tuesday, January 2 2018 8:43 AM EST2018-01-02 13:43:04 GMT
    Moore not conceding Senate race to JonesMoore not conceding Senate race to Jones

    Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore is not conceding to Democrat Doug Jones, telling campaign supporters "it's not over."

    Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore is not conceding to Democrat Doug Jones, telling campaign supporters "it's not over."

  • Trump promotes Moore before Florida rally Friday

    Trump promotes Moore before Florida rally Friday

    Friday, December 8 2017 5:33 PM EST2017-12-08 22:33:32 GMT
    Thursday, December 28 2017 5:41 PM EST2017-12-28 22:41:06 GMT
    Moore, who is 70, has been dogged by allegations of sexual misconduct involving teenage girls when he was in his 30s.Moore, who is 70, has been dogged by allegations of sexual misconduct involving teenage girls when he was in his 30s.

    President Donald Trump is urging Alabama voters to support Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore, saying on Twitter the "LAST thing" his agenda needs is a "Liberal Democrat" in the Senate.

    President Donald Trump is urging Alabama voters to support Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore, saying on Twitter the "LAST thing" his agenda needs is a "Liberal Democrat" in the Senate.

  • Franken announces resignation from Senate amid allegations

    Franken announces resignation from Senate amid allegations

    Thursday, December 7 2017 2:39 PM EST2017-12-07 19:39:11 GMT
    Wednesday, December 27 2017 2:58 PM EST2017-12-27 19:58:09 GMT

    Minnesota Sen. Al Franken announced Thursday he will resign from Congress in the coming weeks following a wave of sexual misconduct allegations and the collapse of support from his Democratic colleagues, a swift political fall for a once-rising Democratic star.

    Minnesota Sen. Al Franken announced Thursday he will resign from Congress in the coming weeks following a wave of sexual misconduct allegations and the collapse of support from his Democratic colleagues, a swift political fall for a once-rising Democratic star.

  • Congress seems set to avert weekend government shutdown

    Congress seems set to avert weekend government shutdown

    Thursday, December 7 2017 7:31 AM EST2017-12-07 12:31:08 GMT
    Wednesday, December 27 2017 8:58 AM EST2017-12-27 13:58:08 GMT
    Congress seems set to prevent a weekend government shutdown, but lawmakers and President Donald Trump still have longer-range disputes to settle over spending, immigration and other issues.Congress seems set to prevent a weekend government shutdown, but lawmakers and President Donald Trump still have longer-range disputes to settle over spending, immigration and other issues.

    Congress seems set to prevent a weekend government shutdown.

    Congress seems set to prevent a weekend government shutdown.

  • Mideast braces for fallout from Trump's move on Jerusalem

    Mideast braces for fallout from Trump's move on Jerusalem

    Thursday, December 7 2017 7:28 AM EST2017-12-07 12:28:34 GMT
    Wednesday, December 27 2017 8:38 AM EST2017-12-27 13:38:06 GMT
    Palestinians shuttered schools and shops and called for protests in West Bank towns on Thursday, while the leader of the Hamas militant group called for a new armed uprising.Palestinians shuttered schools and shops and called for protests in West Bank towns on Thursday, while the leader of the Hamas militant group called for a new armed uprising.

    Palestinians, Israelis and wider Middle East brace for fallout after Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israeli capital.

    Palestinians, Israelis and wider Middle East brace for fallout after Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israeli capital.

  • Trump declares Jerusalem Israeli capital, smashing US policy

    Trump declares Jerusalem Israeli capital, smashing US policy

    Wednesday, December 6 2017 1:36 PM EST2017-12-06 18:36:28 GMT
    Tuesday, December 26 2017 1:37 PM EST2017-12-26 18:37:07 GMT

     Defying dire, worldwide warnings, President Donald Trump on Wednesday broke with decades of U.S. and international policy by recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
     

     Defying dire, worldwide warnings, President Donald Trump on Wednesday broke with decades of U.S. and international policy by recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
     

  • Alan Simon sworn in as new Spring Valley mayor

    Alan Simon sworn in as new Spring Valley mayor

    Sunday, December 24 2017 5:36 PM EST2017-12-24 22:36:06 GMT

    A new Spring Valley mayor was sworn in Monday. Alan Simon took the top spot from former Mayor Demeza Delhomme.

    A new Spring Valley mayor was sworn in Monday. Alan Simon took the top spot from former Mayor Demeza Delhomme.

  • McConnell: Tax bill won't add to nation's debt woes

    McConnell: Tax bill won't add to nation's debt woes

    Monday, December 4 2017 7:47 AM EST2017-12-04 12:47:50 GMT
    Sunday, December 24 2017 8:49 AM EST2017-12-24 13:49:04 GMT
    Fresh off his biggest legislative victory of the Trump era, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Saturday disputed projections that the Senate's tax bill would add to the nation's debt woes.Fresh off his biggest legislative victory of the Trump era, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Saturday disputed projections that the Senate's tax bill would add to the nation's debt woes.

    Fresh off his biggest legislative victory of the year, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is disputing projections that the Senate's tax bill would add to the nation's debt woes.

    Fresh off his biggest legislative victory of the year, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is disputing projections that the Senate's tax bill would add to the nation's debt woes.

  • Trump offers full support for embattled Republican Roy Moore

    Trump offers full support for embattled Republican Roy Moore

    Monday, December 4 2017 7:44 AM EST2017-12-04 12:44:03 GMT
    Sunday, December 24 2017 8:42 AM EST2017-12-24 13:42:01 GMT

    President Donald Trump formally endorsed embattled Republican Roy Moore in the Alabama Senate race on Monday, looking past sexual misconduct allegations against the GOP candidate to argue that Moore's vote is needed in Congress.

    President Donald Trump formally endorsed embattled Republican Roy Moore in the Alabama Senate race on Monday, looking past sexual misconduct allegations against the GOP candidate to argue that Moore's vote is needed in Congress.

  • White Plains residents protest tax reform legislation

    White Plains residents protest tax reform legislation

    Saturday, December 23 2017 4:38 PM EST2017-12-23 21:38:04 GMT

    While President Donald Trump is hailing the tax reform bill passed by the Senate as a victory for all Americans, demonstrations have been popping up by critics across the state.

    While President Donald Trump is hailing the tax reform bill passed by the Senate as a victory for all Americans, demonstrations have been popping up by critics across the state.

  • Hudson Valley lawmakers react to Senate GOP tax bill

    Hudson Valley lawmakers react to Senate GOP tax bill

    Friday, December 22 2017 9:21 PM EST2017-12-23 02:21:05 GMT
    Lawmakers in Westchester and the Hudson Valley came out against the early morning passage of the Senate GOP tax plan Saturday.Lawmakers in Westchester and the Hudson Valley came out against the early morning passage of the Senate GOP tax plan Saturday.

    Lawmakers in Westchester and the Hudson Valley came out against the early morning passage of the Senate GOP tax plan Saturday. 

    Lawmakers in Westchester and the Hudson Valley came out against the early morning passage of the Senate GOP tax plan Saturday. 

  • Report: Trump to fire Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

    Report: Trump to fire Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

    Wednesday, December 20 2017 11:19 AM EST2017-12-20 16:19:05 GMT
    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is about to be added to the long list of ousted White House cabinet members, according to published reports.Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is about to be added to the long list of ousted White House cabinet members, according to published reports.

    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is about to be added to the long list of ousted White House cabinet members, according to published reports.

    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is about to be added to the long list of ousted White House cabinet members, according to published reports.

  • Trump promises more sanctions against North Korea

    Trump promises more sanctions against North Korea

    Wednesday, November 29 2017 7:26 AM EST2017-11-29 12:26:32 GMT
    Tuesday, December 19 2017 8:38 AM EST2017-12-19 13:38:06 GMT
    North Korea launched its most powerful weapon yet early Wednesday, claiming a new type of intercontinental ballistic missile that some observers believe could reach Washington and the entire eastern U.S. seaboard.North Korea launched its most powerful weapon yet early Wednesday, claiming a new type of intercontinental ballistic missile that some observers believe could reach Washington and the entire eastern U.S. seaboard.

    President Donald Trump threatened new sanctions on North Korea Wednesday after its most powerful missile test yet and urged China's leader "to use all available levers" to convince its wayward ally to "return to the path of denuclearization."

    President Donald Trump threatened new sanctions on North Korea Wednesday after its most powerful missile test yet and urged China's leader "to use all available levers" to convince its wayward ally to "return to the path of denuclearization."

  • Trump, honoring Navajos, revives 'Pocahontas' jab at Warren

    Trump, honoring Navajos, revives 'Pocahontas' jab at Warren

    Tuesday, November 28 2017 7:29 AM EST2017-11-28 12:29:09 GMT
    Monday, December 18 2017 8:42 AM EST2017-12-18 13:42:05 GMT

    President Donald Trump has used an event honoring Native American veterans to take a shot at Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren, whom he has long derided as "Pocahontas.".

    President Donald Trump has used an event honoring Native American veterans to take a shot at Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren, whom he has long derided as "Pocahontas.".

  • Protesters gather outside Sen. Schumer's office to end GOP tax plan

    Protesters gather outside Sen. Schumer's office to end GOP tax plan

    Sunday, December 17 2017 2:40 PM EST2017-12-17 19:40:02 GMT

    Protesters gathered outside Sen. Chuck Schumer's office Monday in Peekskill to push for an end to the GOP tax plan.

    Protesters gathered outside Sen. Chuck Schumer's office Monday in Peekskill to push for an end to the GOP tax plan.

  • Trump and Putin discuss Syrian peace efforts

    Trump and Putin discuss Syrian peace efforts

    Wednesday, November 22 2017 8:11 AM EST2017-11-22 13:11:31 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 8:27 AM EST2017-12-12 13:27:05 GMT

    President Donald Trump held an hour-plus phone call on Tuesday with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

    President Donald Trump held an hour-plus phone call on Tuesday with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

  • Budget talks reignite feud between mayor and Mount Vernon officials

    Budget talks reignite feud between mayor and Mount Vernon officials

    Monday, December 11 2017 6:02 PM EST2017-12-11 23:02:02 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.

  • Aide: Franken won't resign from Senate

    Aide: Franken won't resign from Senate

    Sunday, December 10 2017 8:23 AM EST2017-12-10 13:23:07 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
    Sunday, December 10 2017 8:04 AM EST2017-12-10 13:04:05 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

    Thursday, December 7 2017 7:58 AM EST2017-12-07 12:58:05 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
    Wednesday, December 6 2017 2:13 PM EST2017-12-06 19:13:02 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
    Tuesday, December 5 2017 8:19 AM EST2017-12-05 13:19:05 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.

  • 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
    Monday, December 4 2017 8:30 AM EST2017-12-04 13:30:06 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

    Sunday, December 3 2017 12:22 PM EST2017-12-03 17:22:03 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

    Sunday, December 3 2017 12:18 PM EST2017-12-03 17:18:05 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.

  • Westchester Community College holds annual President's forum

    Westchester Community College holds annual President's forum

    Saturday, December 2 2017 9:16 PM EST2017-12-03 02:16:09 GMT

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

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

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

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

    Thursday, November 30 2017 5:00 PM EST2017-11-30 22:00:20 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

    Wednesday, November 29 2017 5:08 PM EST2017-11-29 22:08:05 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
    Wednesday, November 29 2017 8:49 AM EST2017-11-29 13:49:08 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.

  • 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

    Tuesday, November 28 2017 5:06 PM EST2017-11-28 22:06:09 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
    Tuesday, November 28 2017 8:48 AM EST2017-11-28 13:48:12 GMT

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

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

  • Khader declares victory in Yonkers City Council president race

    Khader declares victory in Yonkers City Council president race

    Tuesday, November 28 2017 12:32 AM EST2017-11-28 05:32:06 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

    Monday, November 27 2017 11:59 PM EST2017-11-28 04:59:24 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

    Monday, November 27 2017 10:22 PM EST2017-11-28 03:22:08 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.

  • Polls reporting decent voter turnout

    Polls reporting decent voter turnout

    Monday, November 27 2017 12:59 PM EST2017-11-27 17:59:12 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

    Monday, November 27 2017 12:48 PM EST2017-11-27 17:48:06 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.

  • Candidate allegedly exposed service member to HIV

    Candidate allegedly exposed service member to HIV

    Monday, November 27 2017 8:46 AM EST2017-11-27 13:46:05 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

    Monday, November 27 2017 8:43 AM EST2017-11-27 13:43:03 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.

  • 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
    Monday, November 27 2017 8:39 AM EST2017-11-27 13:39:02 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.

  • 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
    Monday, November 27 2017 8:38 AM EST2017-11-27 13:38:09 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.

  • NY voters to decide on constitutional convention

    NY voters to decide on constitutional convention

    Sunday, November 26 2017 5:06 PM EST2017-11-26 22:06:05 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

    Sunday, November 26 2017 5:02 PM EST2017-11-26 22:02:10 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 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
    Sunday, November 26 2017 8:07 AM EST2017-11-26 13:07:04 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

    Friday, November 24 2017 4:28 PM EST2017-11-24 21:28:08 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

    Thursday, November 23 2017 4:54 PM EST2017-11-23 21:54:06 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.

  • Trump accuses Clinton, DNC of 'illegally' coordinating

    Trump accuses Clinton, DNC of 'illegally' coordinating

    Thursday, November 23 2017 8:36 AM EST2017-11-23 13:36:09 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.

  • 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
    Thursday, November 23 2017 9:02 AM EST2017-11-23 14:02:05 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 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
    Thursday, November 23 2017 8:28 AM EST2017-11-23 13:28:09 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
    Wednesday, November 22 2017 12:06 PM EST2017-11-22 17:06:09 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.

  • 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

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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. 

  • 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.

  • 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 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.

  • 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."

  • 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.

  • 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 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.

  • 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: 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.

  • 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.

  • 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."

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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. 

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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. 

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