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  • Business Briefs: Online shopping, Intel, AT&T

    Business Briefs: Online shopping, Intel, AT&T

    Thursday, June 21 2018 2:45 PM EDT2018-06-21 18:45:29 GMT

    Shoppers may soon be paying more for online purchases. Intel is looking for a new CEO. AT&T is entering the streaming space.

    Shoppers may soon be paying more for online purchases. Intel is looking for a new CEO. AT&T is entering the streaming space.

  • Business Briefs: Airlines and immigration, Match, Instagram

    Business Briefs: Airlines and immigration, Match, Instagram

    Thursday, June 21 2018 9:02 AM EDT2018-06-21 13:02:47 GMT
    Airlines do not want any role in the child migrant crisis. Match group is buying a stake in dating app Hinge. Instagram is launching IGTV.Airlines do not want any role in the child migrant crisis. Match group is buying a stake in dating app Hinge. Instagram is launching IGTV.
    Airlines do not want any role in the child migrant crisis. Match group is buying a stake in dating app Hinge. Instagram is launching IGTV.Airlines do not want any role in the child migrant crisis. Match group is buying a stake in dating app Hinge. Instagram is launching IGTV.

    Airlines do not want any role in the child migrant crisis. Match group is buying a stake in dating app Hinge. Instagram is launching IGTV.

    Airlines do not want any role in the child migrant crisis. Match group is buying a stake in dating app Hinge. Instagram is launching IGTV.

  • Business Briefs: Disney, AT&T, Tech CEOs

    Business Briefs: Disney, AT&T, Tech CEOs

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 4:13 PM EDT2018-06-20 20:13:16 GMT

    Starbucks will close about 150 locations. CVS to offer next-day delivery. Uber wants to go electric.

    Starbucks will close about 150 locations. CVS to offer next-day delivery. Uber wants to go electric.

  • Business Briefs: Starbucks, CVS Pharmacy, Uber

    Business Briefs: Starbucks, CVS Pharmacy, Uber

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 9:14 AM EDT2018-06-20 13:14:50 GMT
    Your favorite Starbucks might be closing. CVS Pharmacy will now offer next-day delivery of filled prescriptions. Uber wants its drivers to go electric.Your favorite Starbucks might be closing. CVS Pharmacy will now offer next-day delivery of filled prescriptions. Uber wants its drivers to go electric.
    Your favorite Starbucks might be closing. CVS Pharmacy will now offer next-day delivery of filled prescriptions. Uber wants its drivers to go electric.Your favorite Starbucks might be closing. CVS Pharmacy will now offer next-day delivery of filled prescriptions. Uber wants its drivers to go electric.

    Your favorite Starbucks might be closing. CVS Pharmacy will now offer next-day delivery of filled prescriptions. Uber wants its drivers to go electric. 

    Your favorite Starbucks might be closing. CVS Pharmacy will now offer next-day delivery of filled prescriptions. Uber wants its drivers to go electric. 

  • Business Briefs: Home construction, Uber, Amazon

    Business Briefs: Home construction, Uber, Amazon

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 3:07 PM EDT2018-06-19 19:07:38 GMT

    There's a surge in home construction. Uber is experimenting with a new feature that would let riders get a cheaper ride in exchange for a longer wait time. Amazon is making a push into the hotel industry.

    There's a surge in home construction. Uber is experimenting with a new feature that would let riders get a cheaper ride in exchange for a longer wait time. Amazon is making a push into the hotel industry.

  • Business Briefs: Microsoft, Facebook, video games

    Business Briefs: Microsoft, Facebook, video games

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 9:01 AM EDT2018-06-19 13:01:13 GMT
    Microsoft employees are protesting the company's contract with ICE. Facebook is limiting the number of eyeballs on gun advertisements. Video games may not be as harmless as people once thought.Microsoft employees are protesting the company's contract with ICE. Facebook is limiting the number of eyeballs on gun advertisements. Video games may not be as harmless as people once thought.

    Microsoft employees are protesting the company's contract with ICE. Facebook is limiting the number of eyeballs on gun advertisements. Video games may not be as harmless as people once thought. 

    Microsoft employees are protesting the company's contract with ICE. Facebook is limiting the number of eyeballs on gun advertisements. Video games may not be as harmless as people once thought. 

  • Business Briefs: Apple, Nintendo, Disney, Instagram

    Business Briefs: Apple, Nintendo, Disney, Instagram

    Monday, June 18 2018 2:54 PM EDT2018-06-18 18:54:29 GMT

    Apple will release a new safety feature that will share a user’s location when they call 911. Nintendo and Disney are partnering up to create a new show dedicated to the Nintendo Switch console. Instagram is expected to roll out a home for long-form video on its platform.

    Apple will release a new safety feature that will share a user’s location when they call 911. Nintendo and Disney are partnering up to create a new show dedicated to the Nintendo Switch console. Instagram is expected to roll out a home for long-form video on its platform.

  • Business Briefs: Trade war, WarnerMedia, cauliflower

    Business Briefs: Trade war, WarnerMedia, cauliflower

    Monday, June 18 2018 9:00 AM EDT2018-06-18 13:00:48 GMT
    The United States is inching closer to a trade war with China. Time Warner is no more. Cauliflower crust is the new avocado toast!The United States is inching closer to a trade war with China. Time Warner is no more. Cauliflower crust is the new avocado toast!
    The United States is inching closer to a trade war with China. Time Warner is no more. Cauliflower crust is the new avocado toast!The United States is inching closer to a trade war with China. Time Warner is no more. Cauliflower crust is the new avocado toast!

    The United States is inching closer to a trade war with China. Time Warner is no more. Cauliflower crust is the new avocado toast! 

    The United States is inching closer to a trade war with China. Time Warner is no more. Cauliflower crust is the new avocado toast! 

  • Business Briefs: Amazon Fire TV Cube and ‘Thirteen Reasons Why’

    Business Briefs: Amazon Fire TV Cube and ‘Thirteen Reasons Why’

    Sunday, June 17 2018 12:23 PM EDT2018-06-17 16:23:44 GMT

    Next week, the Cannes Film Festival starts in France and Amazon will begin shipping out its latest device.

    Next week, the Cannes Film Festival starts in France and Amazon will begin shipping out its latest device.

  • Business Briefs: Google, Facebook, SATs

    Business Briefs: Google, Facebook, SATs

    Friday, June 15 2018 2:56 PM EDT2018-06-15 18:56:56 GMT

    Despite attempts to create a more diverse workforce, Google's latest diversity report shows representation has not changed much for women and women of color.

    Despite attempts to create a more diverse workforce, Google's latest diversity report shows representation has not changed much for women and women of color.

  • Kellogg recalls Honey Smacks because of salmonella potential

    Kellogg recalls Honey Smacks because of salmonella potential

    Friday, June 15 2018 9:07 AM EDT2018-06-15 13:07:18 GMT
    The Kellogg Company is voluntarily recalling some of its Honey Smacks cereal after salmonella infected 73 people in 31 states.The Kellogg Company is voluntarily recalling some of its Honey Smacks cereal after salmonella infected 73 people in 31 states.

    The Kellogg Company is voluntarily recalling some of its Honey Smacks cereal after salmonella infected 73 people in 31 states.

    The Kellogg Company is voluntarily recalling some of its Honey Smacks cereal after salmonella infected 73 people in 31 states.

  • Business Briefs: Wells Fargo, iTunes

    Business Briefs: Wells Fargo, iTunes

    Friday, June 15 2018 10:01 AM EDT2018-06-15 14:01:58 GMT
    Wells Fargo wasn't the only U.S. bank that opened customer accounts without their knowledge. Apple is reportedly close to securing the rights to an animated movie from Cartoon Saloon.Wells Fargo wasn't the only U.S. bank that opened customer accounts without their knowledge. Apple is reportedly close to securing the rights to an animated movie from Cartoon Saloon.
    Wells Fargo wasn't the only U.S. bank that opened customer accounts without their knowledge. Apple is reportedly close to securing the rights to an animated movie from Cartoon Saloon.Wells Fargo wasn't the only U.S. bank that opened customer accounts without their knowledge. Apple is reportedly close to securing the rights to an animated movie from Cartoon Saloon.

    Wells Fargo wasn't the only U.S. bank that opened customer accounts without their knowledge. Apple is reportedly close to securing the rights to an animated movie from Cartoon Saloon.

    Wells Fargo wasn't the only U.S. bank that opened customer accounts without their knowledge. Apple is reportedly close to securing the rights to an animated movie from Cartoon Saloon.

  • Clearwater Festival opens Saturday

    Clearwater Festival opens Saturday

    Friday, June 15 2018 7:49 AM EDT2018-06-15 11:49:15 GMT
    The Clearwater Festival features seven stages offering music, dancing and storytelling.The Clearwater Festival features seven stages offering music, dancing and storytelling.

    The Clearwater Festival features seven stages offering music, dancing and storytelling.

    The Clearwater Festival features seven stages offering music, dancing and storytelling.

  • Restaurant shows 2nd-graders a garden-to-table experience

    Restaurant shows 2nd-graders a garden-to-table experience

    Thursday, June 14 2018 12:38 PM EDT2018-06-14 16:38:45 GMT
    A renowned restaurant in Hastings-on-Hudson is celebrating its 20th anniversary with some help from some students from Hillside Elementary School.A renowned restaurant in Hastings-on-Hudson is celebrating its 20th anniversary with some help from some students from Hillside Elementary School.

    A renowned restaurant in Hastings-on-Hudson is celebrating its 20th anniversary with some help from some students from Hillside Elementary School.

    A renowned restaurant in Hastings-on-Hudson is celebrating its 20th anniversary with some help from some students from Hillside Elementary School.

  • NY looks to raise tanning bed age

    NY looks to raise tanning bed age

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 7:19 AM EDT2018-06-13 11:19:57 GMT
    The state Senate voted to approve a bill that would block anyone under 18 from using a tanning bed.The state Senate voted to approve a bill that would block anyone under 18 from using a tanning bed.
    NY looks to raise tanning bed ageNY looks to raise tanning bed age

    The state Senate voted to approve a bill that would block anyone under 18 from using a tanning bed.

    The state Senate voted to approve a bill that would block anyone under 18 from using a tanning bed.

  • Tyson recalls 3,000 pounds of chicken due to possible plastic contamination

    Tyson recalls 3,000 pounds of chicken due to possible plastic contamination

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 12:10 PM EDT2018-06-12 16:10:15 GMT
    The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Tyson Foods is recalling more than 3,000 pounds of frozen chicken following the discovery of pieces of plastic in the chicken's breading ingredients.The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Tyson Foods is recalling more than 3,000 pounds of frozen chicken following the discovery of pieces of plastic in the chicken's breading ingredients.
    The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Tyson Foods is recalling more than 3,000 pounds of frozen chicken following the discovery of pieces of plastic in the chicken's breading ingredients.The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Tyson Foods is recalling more than 3,000 pounds of frozen chicken following the discovery of pieces of plastic in the chicken's breading ingredients.

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Tyson Foods is recalling more than 3,000 pounds of frozen chicken following the discovery of pieces of plastic in the chicken's breading ingredients.

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Tyson Foods is recalling more than 3,000 pounds of frozen chicken following the discovery of pieces of plastic in the chicken's breading ingredients.

  • IHOP reveals what the ‘b’ stands for in IHOb

    IHOP reveals what the ‘b’ stands for in IHOb

    Monday, June 11 2018 10:24 AM EDT2018-06-11 14:24:58 GMT
    IHOb has released what the "B" means, and for those of you who said breakfast, you're wrong.IHOb has released what the "B" means, and for those of you who said breakfast, you're wrong.

    IHOb has released what the "B" means, and for those of you who said breakfast, you're wrong.

    IHOb has released what the "B" means, and for those of you who said breakfast, you're wrong.

  • Rockland hopes doctors will curb opioid prescriptions

    Rockland hopes doctors will curb opioid prescriptions

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 6:01 PM EDT2018-06-06 22:01:31 GMT

    Officials think one way to fight the abuse is to lower the number of opioids prescribed so they are sending letters to hundreds of doctors to educate them about the epidemic.

    Officials think one way to fight the abuse is to lower the number of opioids prescribed so they are sending letters to hundreds of doctors to educate them about the epidemic.

  • Westchester raises age to buy cigarettes

    Westchester raises age to buy cigarettes

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 3:24 PM EDT2018-06-06 19:24:51 GMT

    Westchester County Executive George Latimer signed the bill into law that raises the age from 18 to 21 years old.

    Westchester County Executive George Latimer signed the bill into law that raises the age from 18 to 21 years old.

  • Carvel, Elmsford brewery team up to create "Fudgie the Beer”

    Carvel, Elmsford brewery team up to create "Fudgie the Beer”

    Tuesday, June 5 2018 12:59 PM EDT2018-06-05 16:59:25 GMT
    The stout beer is brewed with the ice cream cake maker's signature chocolate and fudge and is 6 percent alcohol by volume.The stout beer is brewed with the ice cream cake maker's signature chocolate and fudge and is 6 percent alcohol by volume.

    The stout beer is brewed with the ice cream cake maker's signature chocolate and fudge and is 6 percent alcohol by volume.

    The stout beer is brewed with the ice cream cake maker's signature chocolate and fudge and is 6 percent alcohol by volume.

  • Westchester closer to raising smoking age

    Westchester closer to raising smoking age

    Tuesday, June 5 2018 5:36 AM EDT2018-06-05 09:36:02 GMT
    The County Board voted to approve the measure last night to raise the age from 18 to 21 years old.The County Board voted to approve the measure last night to raise the age from 18 to 21 years old.
    The County Board voted to approve the measure last night to raise the age from 18 to 21 years old.The County Board voted to approve the measure last night to raise the age from 18 to 21 years old.

    The County Board voted to approve the measure last night to raise the age from 18 to 21 years old.

    The County Board voted to approve the measure last night to raise the age from 18 to 21 years old.

  • 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.

  • Cyber bots blamed for snatching up popular holiday toys to resell

    Cyber bots blamed for snatching up popular holiday toys to resell

    Friday, December 8 2017 12:54 PM EST2017-12-08 17:54:55 GMT
    Consumers are being warned that online bots who snatch up concert tickets are now buying up popular toys and reselling them at outrageous prices.Consumers are being warned that online bots who snatch up concert tickets are now buying up popular toys and reselling them at outrageous prices.

    Consumers are being warned that online bots who snatch up concert tickets are now buying up popular toys and reselling them at outrageous prices.

    Consumers are being warned that online bots who snatch up concert tickets are now buying up popular toys and reselling them at outrageous prices.

  • Cheddar Afternoon Business Report: Alphabet, J.Crew, fidget spinners

    Cheddar Afternoon Business Report: Alphabet, J.Crew, fidget spinners

    Friday, November 10 2017 2:50 PM EST2017-11-10 19:50:51 GMT
    Alphabet is delivering on its promise to bring Internet back to Puerto Rico.Alphabet is delivering on its promise to bring Internet back to Puerto Rico.

    Alphabet is delivering on its promise to bring Internet back to Puerto Rico. 

    Alphabet is delivering on its promise to bring Internet back to Puerto Rico. 

  • Snapchat feature worries police

    Snapchat feature worries police

    Tuesday, September 26 2017 3:19 PM EDT2017-09-26 19:19:07 GMT

    A new feature to the Snapchat app has law enforcement officials on edge. 

    A new feature to the Snapchat app has law enforcement officials on edge. 

  • Manufacturers to begin driverless car tests on NY roads

    Manufacturers to begin driverless car tests on NY roads

    Thursday, May 11 2017 10:22 AM EDT2017-05-11 14:22:59 GMT
    New York car manufacturers can now apply to test driverless cars on public highways.New York car manufacturers can now apply to test driverless cars on public highways.

    New York car manufacturers can now apply to test driverless cars on public highways.

    New York car manufacturers can now apply to test driverless cars on public highways.

  • Dove ad campaign criticized online

    Dove ad campaign criticized online

    Tuesday, May 9 2017 11:33 AM EDT2017-05-09 15:33:33 GMT
    For a limited time, Dove shampoo bottles will be offered in six different shapes and sizes mimicking women's bodies and curves.For a limited time, Dove shampoo bottles will be offered in six different shapes and sizes mimicking women's bodies and curves.

    A new ad campaign for Dove soap is being criticized online. For a limited time, Dove shampoo bottles will be offered in six different shapes and sizes mimicking women's bodies and curves. 

    A new ad campaign for Dove soap is being criticized online. For a limited time, Dove shampoo bottles will be offered in six different shapes and sizes mimicking women's bodies and curves. 

  • Luxury movie theater to open in Dobbs Ferry

    Luxury movie theater to open in Dobbs Ferry

    An eight-screen, 580-seat iPic Theater is set to open at the Rivertowns Square development in Dobbs Ferry on Friday, May 5.An eight-screen, 580-seat iPic Theater is set to open at the Rivertowns Square development in Dobbs Ferry on Friday, May 5.

    A new luxury movie theater will soon be opening up in Westchester. An eight-screen, 580-seat iPic Theater is set to open at the Rivertowns Square development in Dobbs Ferry on Friday, May 5. 

    A new luxury movie theater will soon be opening up in Westchester. An eight-screen, 580-seat iPic Theater is set to open at the Rivertowns Square development in Dobbs Ferry on Friday, May 5. 

  • Newburgh debates banning fireworks

    Newburgh debates banning fireworks

    Monday, April 24 2017 10:21 AM EDT2017-04-24 14:21:53 GMT
    A public hearing on a possible ban on selling fireworks will take place at city hall tonight at 7 p.m.A public hearing on a possible ban on selling fireworks will take place at city hall tonight at 7 p.m.

    Residents in Newburgh are being asked to weigh in on a possible ban on selling fireworks. A public hearing will take place at city hall at 7 p.m. tonight.  

    Residents in Newburgh are being asked to weigh in on a possible ban on selling fireworks. A public hearing will take place at city hall at 7 p.m. tonight.  

  • Some White Plains bars plan to take break during St. Patrick’s Day parade

    Some White Plains bars plan to take break during St. Patrick’s Day parade

    Tuesday, March 14 2017 7:58 AM EDT2017-03-14 11:58:55 GMT
    Customers will be asked to temporarily leave bars on St. Patrick's DayCustomers will be asked to temporarily leave bars on St. Patrick's Day

    Some White Plains bars will stop serving alcohol during the St. Patrick's Day parade on Saturday in an effort to minimize excessive partying. 

    Some White Plains bars will stop serving alcohol during the St. Patrick's Day parade on Saturday in an effort to minimize excessive partying. 

  • Landlord faces fine after tenants spend 2 weeks without heat

    Landlord faces fine after tenants spend 2 weeks without heat

    Friday, January 16 2015 2:43 PM EST2015-01-16 19:43:28 GMT
    A Yonkers landlord is facing a hefty fine after his tenants had to endure living in the frigid cold without heat. Representatives for the company that manages the building on Highland Ave. appeared
    A Yonkers landlord is facing a hefty fine after his tenants had to endure living in the frigid cold without heat. Representatives for the company that manages the building on Highland Ave. appeared
  • Strip club closes in Mount Vernon

    Strip club closes in Mount Vernon

    Sue's Rendezvous will shut its doors for good after 45 years in business.Sue's Rendezvous will shut its doors for good after 45 years in business.

    A popular strip club in Mount Vernon is closing its doors for good. 

    A popular strip club in Mount Vernon is closing its doors for good. 

  • Schumer calls for CSX changes in wake of accident

    Schumer calls for CSX changes in wake of accident

    Sen. Chuck SchumerSen. Chuck Schumer

    Sen. Chuck Schumer was in Rockland County Monday to call for train safety changes after last week's truck-train crash in Haverstraw. Schumer joined Rockland County Executive Ed Day near the train tracks on New Main Street in Haverstraw, where last week a CSX train collided with a commercial truck carrying cars. Schumer says he is asking the Department of Transportation and the Department of Energy to finalize a review of the transportation of highly flammable oil shipments. Schumer ...

    Sen. Chuck Schumer was in Rockland County Monday to call for train safety changes after last week's truck-train crash in Haverstraw. 

  • US economy to grow slower than Trump pledges, survey finds

    US economy to grow slower than Trump pledges, survey finds

    U.S. economic growth is expected to accelerate this year and next, yet remain modest, even if President Trump's promised tax cuts and infrastructure spending are implemented, a survey found. 

    U.S. economic growth is expected to accelerate this year and next, yet remain modest, even if President Trump's promised tax cuts and infrastructure spending are implemented, a survey found. 

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