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  • Cheddar afternoon business report for Feb. 23, 2018

    Cheddar afternoon business report for Feb. 23, 2018

    Friday, February 23 2018 2:29 PM EST2018-02-23 19:29:37 GMT
    General Mills is buying organic pet food company Blue Buffalo for $8 billion in cash.General Mills is buying organic pet food company Blue Buffalo for $8 billion in cash.
    General Mills is buying organic pet food company Blue Buffalo for $8 billion in cash.General Mills is buying organic pet food company Blue Buffalo for $8 billion in cash.

    General Mills is buying organic pet food company Blue Buffalo for $8 billion in cash. Blue Buffalo makes natural cat and dog food and treats and had $1.3 billion in net sales last year.

    General Mills is buying organic pet food company Blue Buffalo for $8 billion in cash. Blue Buffalo makes natural cat and dog food and treats and had $1.3 billion in net sales last year.

  • Cheddar morning business report for Feb. 23, 2018

    Cheddar morning business report for Feb. 23, 2018

    Friday, February 23 2018 8:58 AM EST2018-02-23 13:58:31 GMT
    In one tweet, Kylie Jenner wiped out $1.7 billion in Snap's market value. BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager, says it's going to reach out to gun makers to understand their response to the school shooting in Florida. And Airbnb is going upscale.In one tweet, Kylie Jenner wiped out $1.7 billion in Snap's market value. BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager, says it's going to reach out to gun makers to understand their response to the school shooting in Florida. And Airbnb is going upscale.
    In one tweet, Kylie Jenner wiped out $1.7 billion in Snap's market value. BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager, says it's going to reach out to gun makers to understand their response to the school shooting in Florida. And Airbnb is going upscale.In one tweet, Kylie Jenner wiped out $1.7 billion in Snap's market value. BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager, says it's going to reach out to gun makers to understand their response to the school shooting in Florida. And Airbnb is going upscale.

    In one tweet, Kylie Jenner wiped out $1.7 billion in Snap's market value. BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager, says it's going to reach out to gun makers to understand their response to the school shooting in Florida. And Airbnb is going upscale.

    In one tweet, Kylie Jenner wiped out $1.7 billion in Snap's market value. BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager, says it's going to reach out to gun makers to understand their response to the school shooting in Florida. And Airbnb is going upscale.

  • Cheddar afternoon business report for Feb. 22, 2018

    Cheddar afternoon business report for Feb. 22, 2018

    Thursday, February 22 2018 2:32 PM EST2018-02-22 19:32:24 GMT
    Ford's North American president is leaving the company over "inappropriate behavior."Ford's North American president is leaving the company over "inappropriate behavior."
    Ford's North American president is leaving the company over "inappropriate behavior."Ford's North American president is leaving the company over "inappropriate behavior."

    Ford's North American president is leaving the company over "inappropriate behavior."

    Ford's North American president is leaving the company over "inappropriate behavior."

  • Cheddar morning business report for Feb. 22, 2018

    Cheddar morning business report for Feb. 22, 2018

    Thursday, February 22 2018 8:58 AM EST2018-02-22 13:58:26 GMT
    Snapchat is standing by its unpopular redesign. Bill Gates appeared on the "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" Wednesday. And Krispy Kreme and Hershey are teaming up for a second time.Snapchat is standing by its unpopular redesign. Bill Gates appeared on the "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" Wednesday. And Krispy Kreme and Hershey are teaming up for a second time.
    Snapchat is standing by its unpopular redesign. Bill Gates appeared on the "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" Wednesday. And Krispy Kreme and Hershey are teaming up for a second time.Snapchat is standing by its unpopular redesign. Bill Gates appeared on the "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" Wednesday. And Krispy Kreme and Hershey are teaming up for a second time.

    Snapchat is standing by its unpopular redesign. Bill Gates appeared on the "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" Wednesday. And Krispy Kreme and Hershey are teaming up for a second time.

    Snapchat is standing by its unpopular redesign. Bill Gates appeared on the "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" Wednesday. And Krispy Kreme and Hershey are teaming up for a second time.

  • Cheddar afternoon business report for Feb. 21

    Cheddar afternoon business report for Feb. 21

    Priceline Group has a new name. The online travel company is officially changing its name to Booking Holdings.Priceline Group has a new name. The online travel company is officially changing its name to Booking Holdings.

    Priceline Group has a new name. The online travel company is officially changing its name to Booking Holdings. CEO Glenn Fogel says the change reflects the company's focus on its largest brand, booking.com.

    Priceline Group has a new name. The online travel company is officially changing its name to Booking Holdings. CEO Glenn Fogel says the change reflects the company's focus on its largest brand, booking.com.

  • US Postal Service honors Lena Horne in Mount Vernon

    US Postal Service honors Lena Horne in Mount Vernon

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 3:25 PM EST2018-02-21 20:25:41 GMT
    US Postal Service honors Lena Horne in Mount VernonUS Postal Service honors Lena Horne in Mount Vernon

    Black History Month is being celebrated today in Mount Vernon with a tribute to legendary singer and actress Lena Horne.

    Black History Month is being celebrated today in Mount Vernon with a tribute to legendary singer and actress Lena Horne.

  • Turn To Tara: Homeowners allege unfair propane price hikes

    Turn To Tara: Homeowners allege unfair propane price hikes

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 5:33 PM EST2018-02-21 22:33:44 GMT
    Turn to Tara preview: Propane price gouging allegationsTurn to Tara preview: Propane price gouging allegations

    A Turn to Tara investigation reveals allegations of price gouging in the northern Hudson Valley.

    A Turn to Tara investigation reveals allegations of price gouging in the northern Hudson Valley.

  • Cheddar morning business report for Feb. 21, 2018

    Cheddar morning business report for Feb. 21, 2018

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:21 AM EST2018-02-21 14:21:50 GMT
    Is Hulu too popular for its own good? Amazon is taking its first step into the pharmaceutical business. Lucky Charms is releasing a new marshmallow.Is Hulu too popular for its own good? Amazon is taking its first step into the pharmaceutical business. Lucky Charms is releasing a new marshmallow.

    Is Hulu too popular for its own good? Amazon is taking its first step into the pharmaceutical business. Lucky Charms is releasing a new marshmallow.

    Is Hulu too popular for its own good? Amazon is taking its first step into the pharmaceutical business. Lucky Charms is releasing a new marshmallow.

  • Cheddar afternoon business report for Feb. 20

    Cheddar afternoon business report for Feb. 20

    Bitcoin appears to be headed for a rebound. The cryptocurrency surged past the $11,000 mark after losing much of its value earlier this month, plunging below $6,000 for the first time since November.Bitcoin appears to be headed for a rebound. The cryptocurrency surged past the $11,000 mark after losing much of its value earlier this month, plunging below $6,000 for the first time since November.

    Bitcoin appears to be headed for a rebound. The cryptocurrency surged past the $11,000 mark after losing much of its value earlier this month, plunging below $6,000 for the first time since November.

    Bitcoin appears to be headed for a rebound. The cryptocurrency surged past the $11,000 mark after losing much of its value earlier this month, plunging below $6,000 for the first time since November.

  • Cheddar morning business report for Feb. 20, 2018

    Cheddar morning business report for Feb. 20, 2018

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:50 AM EST2018-02-20 13:50:14 GMT
    Samsung's Galaxy S9 comes out this weekend, but a ton of leaked images have already made their way online. Elon Musk's Boring Company just got a preliminary government approval to build an underground hyperloop in DC. And KFC has a big problem in the UK -Samsung's Galaxy S9 comes out this weekend, but a ton of leaked images have already made their way online. Elon Musk's Boring Company just got a preliminary government approval to build an underground hyperloop in DC. And KFC has a big problem in the UK -

    Samsung's Galaxy S9 comes out this weekend, but a ton of leaked images have already made their way online. Elon Musk's Boring Company just got a preliminary government approval to build an underground hyperloop in DC. And KFC has a big problem in the UK - a shortage of chicken. 

    Samsung's Galaxy S9 comes out this weekend, but a ton of leaked images have already made their way online. Elon Musk's Boring Company just got a preliminary government approval to build an underground hyperloop in DC. And KFC has a big problem in the UK - a shortage of chicken. 

  • Drivers: Parking lot in Goshen is full of potholes

    Drivers: Parking lot in Goshen is full of potholes

    Thursday, February 15 2018 1:09 PM EST2018-02-15 18:09:29 GMT
    Orange County drivers say the potholes in a Goshen parking lot are out of control.Orange County drivers say the potholes in a Goshen parking lot are out of control.

    Orange County drivers say the potholes in a Goshen parking lot are out of control.

    Orange County drivers say the potholes in a Goshen parking lot are out of control.

  • Hudson Valley opens up wallet for Valentine's Day

    Hudson Valley opens up wallet for Valentine's Day

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 7:19 PM EST2018-02-15 00:19:41 GMT
    Romantics all across the country will spend a total of $19.6 billion on their valentines.Romantics all across the country will spend a total of $19.6 billion on their valentines.

    Romantics all across the country will spend a total of $19.6 billion on their valentines.

    Romantics all across the country will spend a total of $19.6 billion on their valentines.

  • ‘Savage’ T-shirt at Burlington Coat Factory sparks outrage

    ‘Savage’ T-shirt at Burlington Coat Factory sparks outrage

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 5:11 PM EST2018-02-13 22:11:50 GMT
    A T- shirt showing a Native American individual and emblazoned with the word "Savage" has some customers outraged.A T- shirt showing a Native American individual and emblazoned with the word "Savage" has some customers outraged.

    A T- shirt showing a Native American individual and emblazoned with the word "Savage" has some customers outraged. 

    A T- shirt showing a Native American individual and emblazoned with the word "Savage" has some customers outraged. 

  • Valentine’s Day not so sweet to the pocketbook

    Valentine’s Day not so sweet to the pocketbook

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 7:20 AM EST2018-02-13 12:20:04 GMT
    Americans are expected to spend around $145 on Valentine's gifts this year.Americans are expected to spend around $145 on Valentine's gifts this year.

    Americans are expected to spend around $145 on Valentine's gifts this year.

    Americans are expected to spend around $145 on Valentine's gifts this year.

  • Reaction mixed to gun show ban

    Reaction mixed to gun show ban

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 6:16 AM EST2018-02-13 11:16:51 GMT
    Many Westchester residents have a mixed reaction to the new law that permanently bans gun shows on all Westchester county-owned property.Many Westchester residents have a mixed reaction to the new law that permanently bans gun shows on all Westchester county-owned property.

    Many Westchester residents have a mixed reaction to the new law that permanently bans gun shows on all Westchester county-owned property.

    Many Westchester residents have a mixed reaction to the new law that permanently bans gun shows on all Westchester county-owned property.

  • Consumer Alert: Avoiding debt collector scams

    Consumer Alert: Avoiding debt collector scams

    Friday, February 9 2018 12:44 PM EST2018-02-09 17:44:11 GMT
    After last year's Equifax data breach, scammers are ramping up their techniques by using real information to try and steal your personal information.
    After last year's Equifax data breach, scammers are ramping up their techniques by using real information to try and steal your personal information.
  • New casino opens in Catskills after decades of waiting

    New casino opens in Catskills after decades of waiting

    Thursday, February 8 2018 6:48 AM EST2018-02-08 11:48:02 GMT
    A casino that supporters hope will deliver an economic jackpot to a faded resort area in the Catskills opened Thursday in an increasingly competitive market.A casino that supporters hope will deliver an economic jackpot to a faded resort area in the Catskills opened Thursday in an increasingly competitive market.

    A casino that supporters hope will deliver an economic jackpot to a faded resort area in the Catskills opened Thursday in an increasingly competitive market.

    A casino that supporters hope will deliver an economic jackpot to a faded resort area in the Catskills opened Thursday in an increasingly competitive market.

  • Experts urge calm during wild ride on Wall Street

    Experts urge calm during wild ride on Wall Street

    Tuesday, February 6 2018 5:27 PM EST2018-02-06 22:27:23 GMT
    The Dow Jones industrial average regained some ground Tuesday after suffering its worst loss in six years Monday, and financial experts say investors should remain calm despite a volatile few days on Wall Street.The Dow Jones industrial average regained some ground Tuesday after suffering its worst loss in six years Monday, and financial experts say investors should remain calm despite a volatile few days on Wall Street.

    The Dow Jones industrial average regained some ground Tuesday after suffering its worst loss in six years Monday, and financial experts say investors should remain calm despite a volatile few days on Wall Street. 

    The Dow Jones industrial average regained some ground Tuesday after suffering its worst loss in six years Monday, and financial experts say investors should remain calm despite a volatile few days on Wall Street. 

  • After lower open, US stocks bounce back after Monday plunge

    After lower open, US stocks bounce back after Monday plunge

    Tuesday, February 6 2018 10:19 AM EST2018-02-06 15:19:15 GMT
    Tuesday, February 6 2018 10:20 AM EST2018-02-06 15:20:42 GMT
    US stocks open sharply lower but soon erase their losses one day after their biggest drop in six and a half years.US stocks open sharply lower but soon erase their losses one day after their biggest drop in six and a half years.

    US stocks open sharply lower but soon erase their losses one day after their biggest drop in six and a half years.

    US stocks open sharply lower but soon erase their losses one day after their biggest drop in six and a half years.

  • Somers condo residents report shocking electric bills

    Somers condo residents report shocking electric bills

    Monday, February 5 2018 8:03 PM EST2018-02-06 01:03:39 GMT
    About a dozen Heritage Hills Condos residents in Somers say their electric bills have spikes this winter -- with some reporting totals of over $1,000.About a dozen Heritage Hills Condos residents in Somers say their electric bills have spikes this winter -- with some reporting totals of over $1,000.

    About a dozen Heritage Hills Condos residents in Somers say their electric bills have spikes this winter -- with some reporting totals of over $1,000. 

    About a dozen Heritage Hills Condos residents in Somers say their electric bills have spikes this winter -- with some reporting totals of over $1,000. 

  • 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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