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  • Payless ShoeSource to shutter all of its remaining US stores

    Payless ShoeSource to shutter all of its remaining US stores

    Friday, February 15 2019 6:19 PM EST2019-02-15 23:19:41 GMT
    Friday, February 15 2019 6:22 PM EST2019-02-15 23:22:03 GMT
    The debt-burdened chain filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in April 2017, closing hundreds of stores as part of its reorganization.The debt-burdened chain filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in April 2017, closing hundreds of stores as part of its reorganization.

    Payless ShoeSource to shutter all of its U.S. stores, joining a list of iconic names like Toys R Us that have liquidated in the last year.

    Payless ShoeSource to shutter all of its U.S. stores, joining a list of iconic names like Toys R Us that have liquidated in the last year.

  • Amazon dumps NYC headquarters and its promised 25,000 jobs

    Amazon dumps NYC headquarters and its promised 25,000 jobs

    Thursday, February 14 2019 5:05 PM EST2019-02-14 22:05:08 GMT
    The online retailer faced opposition from some New York politicians, who were unhappy with the nearly $3 billion in tax incentives Amazon was promised. The online retailer faced opposition from some New York politicians, who were unhappy with the nearly $3 billion in tax incentives Amazon was promised.
    The online retailer faced opposition from some New York politicians, who were unhappy with the nearly $3 billion in tax incentives Amazon was promised.The online retailer faced opposition from some New York politicians, who were unhappy with the nearly $3 billion in tax incentives Amazon was promised.
    Amazon says it will not be building a new headquarters in New York, a stunning reversal after a yearlong search.
    Amazon says it will not be building a new headquarters in New York, a stunning reversal after a yearlong search.
  • Ford recalls 1.5M pickups that can downshift without warning

    Ford recalls 1.5M pickups that can downshift without warning

    Wednesday, February 13 2019 11:31 AM EST2019-02-13 16:31:41 GMT
    Ford is recalling nearly 1.5 million pickup trucks in North America because the transmissions can suddenly downshift into first gear.Ford is recalling nearly 1.5 million pickup trucks in North America because the transmissions can suddenly downshift into first gear.
    Ford is recalling nearly 1.5 million pickup trucks in North America because the transmissions can suddenly downshift into first gear.Ford is recalling nearly 1.5 million pickup trucks in North America because the transmissions can suddenly downshift into first gear.
    Ford is recalling nearly 1.5 million pickup trucks in North America because the transmissions can suddenly downshift into first gear.
    Ford is recalling nearly 1.5 million pickup trucks in North America because the transmissions can suddenly downshift into first gear.
  • Target recalls toddler boots over choking hazard fears for kids

    Target recalls toddler boots over choking hazard fears for kids

    Wednesday, February 13 2019 7:03 AM EST2019-02-13 12:03:40 GMT
    Target is recalling unicorn toddler boots over fears the products pose a choking hazard to kids. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, the recall includes Cat and Jack Chiara toddlers' unicorn boots in sizes five through 13, as well as
    Target is recalling unicorn toddler boots over fears the products pose a choking hazard to kids. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, the recall includes Cat and Jack Chiara toddlers' unicorn boots in sizes five through 13, as well as
  • Hawthorne mainstay closes its doors after 40 years

    Hawthorne mainstay closes its doors after 40 years

    Monday, February 11 2019 7:07 AM EST2019-02-11 12:07:19 GMT
    Gordo's Restaurant on Commerce Street officially served its last meal over the weekend.
    Gordo's Restaurant on Commerce Street officially served its last meal over the weekend.
  • Automakers recall 1.7 million cars with fatal airbags

    Automakers recall 1.7 million cars with fatal airbags

    Friday, February 8 2019 10:05 AM EST2019-02-08 15:05:06 GMT
    Friday, February 8 2019 10:06 AM EST2019-02-08 15:06:05 GMT

    Subaru, Tesla, Volkwagen and others recall a combined 1.7 million cars with deadly Takata airbags.

    Subaru, Tesla, Volkwagen and others recall a combined 1.7 million cars with deadly Takata airbags.

  • Greenwood Lake gears up for Winter Festival

    Greenwood Lake gears up for Winter Festival

    Friday, February 8 2019 7:14 AM EST2019-02-08 12:14:04 GMT
    Greenwood Lake gears up for Winter FestivalGreenwood Lake gears up for Winter Festival
    Greenwood Lake gears up for Winter FestivalGreenwood Lake gears up for Winter Festival
    This is the first year the Greenwood Lake Chamber of Commerce is hosting the event right on the town beach.
    This is the first year the Greenwood Lake Chamber of Commerce is hosting the event right on the town beach.
  • United Way unveils new text message service

    United Way unveils new text message service

    Thursday, February 7 2019 12:32 PM EST2019-02-07 17:32:17 GMT
    People seeking assistance with various services can now text 8-9-8-2-1-1.People seeking assistance with various services can now text 8-9-8-2-1-1.
    People seeking assistance with various services can now text 8-9-8-2-1-1.People seeking assistance with various services can now text 8-9-8-2-1-1.
    People seeking assistance with various services can now text 8-9-8-2-1-1.
    People seeking assistance with various services can now text 8-9-8-2-1-1.
  • Scarsdale kosher supermarket set to reopen under new management

    Scarsdale kosher supermarket set to reopen under new management

    Wednesday, February 6 2019 5:41 PM EST2019-02-06 22:41:02 GMT
    A formerly bankrupt kosher supermarket is getting ready to open once again in Scarsdale
    A formerly bankrupt kosher supermarket is getting ready to open once again in Scarsdale

  • Fisher-Price recalls Power Wheels Barbie Campers

    Fisher-Price recalls Power Wheels Barbie Campers

    Wednesday, February 6 2019 10:43 AM EST2019-02-06 15:43:13 GMT
    Fisher-Price is voluntarily recalling about 44,000 Children's Power Wheels Barbie Dream Campers because they can keep running after the foot pedal is released. According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, Fisher-Price has received 17 complaints. T
    Fisher-Price is voluntarily recalling about 44,000 Children's Power Wheels Barbie Dream Campers because they can keep running after the foot pedal is released. According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, Fisher-Price has received 17 complaints. T
  • Waffles, skunks, hearing aids headline new emojis

    Waffles, skunks, hearing aids headline new emojis

    Wednesday, February 6 2019 7:29 AM EST2019-02-06 12:29:56 GMT
    The new emojis won't be available until around September or October.The new emojis won't be available until around September or October.
    The new emojis won't be available until around September or October.The new emojis won't be available until around September or October.
    The new emojis won't be available until around September or October.
    The new emojis won't be available until around September or October.
  • Gas pumps in Rockland County get thorough inspection

    Gas pumps in Rockland County get thorough inspection

    Tuesday, February 5 2019 12:54 PM EST2019-02-05 17:54:55 GMT
    Officials from Consumer Protection are making surprise visits to make sure you're getting what you pay for at the pump.Officials from Consumer Protection are making surprise visits to make sure you're getting what you pay for at the pump.
    Officials from Consumer Protection are making surprise visits to make sure you're getting what you pay for at the pump.Officials from Consumer Protection are making surprise visits to make sure you're getting what you pay for at the pump.
    Officials from Consumer Protection are making surprise visits to make sure you're getting what you pay for at the pump.
    Officials from Consumer Protection are making surprise visits to make sure you're getting what you pay for at the pump.
  • Americans to break spending record on Valentine’s Day

    Americans to break spending record on Valentine’s Day

    Tuesday, February 5 2019 6:54 AM EST2019-02-05 11:54:18 GMT
    A new study shows that sales are expected to top $20 billion this year with the average spending being around $162.A new study shows that sales are expected to top $20 billion this year with the average spending being around $162.
    A new study shows that sales are expected to top $20 billion this year with the average spending being around $162.A new study shows that sales are expected to top $20 billion this year with the average spending being around $162.
    A new study shows that sales are expected to top $20 billion this year with the average spending being around $162.
    A new study shows that sales are expected to top $20 billion this year with the average spending being around $162.
  • Rockland opens county’s first medical marijuana dispensary

    Rockland opens county’s first medical marijuana dispensary

    Thursday, January 31 2019 5:17 PM EST2019-01-31 22:17:06 GMT
    Remedy Dispensary, on Route 304 in Bardonia, has opened the doors to its new spa-like facility.Remedy Dispensary, on Route 304 in Bardonia, has opened the doors to its new spa-like facility.
    Remedy Dispensary, on Route 304 in Bardonia, has opened the doors to its new spa-like facility.Remedy Dispensary, on Route 304 in Bardonia, has opened the doors to its new spa-like facility.
    Rockland County's first medical marijuana dispensary opened its doors for business Thursday.
    Rockland County's first medical marijuana dispensary opened its doors for business Thursday.
  • As temperatures drop, pizza delivery heats up

    As temperatures drop, pizza delivery heats up

    Thursday, January 31 2019 12:02 PM EST2019-01-31 17:02:43 GMT
    Pizza parlors are booming with business as people are unable to leave their homes.Pizza parlors are booming with business as people are unable to leave their homes.
    Pizza parlors are booming with business as people are unable to leave their homes.Pizza parlors are booming with business as people are unable to leave their homes.
    The cold weather has forced stores across the country to shut down, but for some businesses, it’s one of the busiest times of the year.
    The cold weather has forced stores across the country to shut down, but for some businesses, it’s one of the busiest times of the year.
  • Voluntary recall of infants' ibuprofen expanded

    Voluntary recall of infants' ibuprofen expanded

    Thursday, January 31 2019 8:03 AM EST2019-01-31 13:03:53 GMT
    Tris Pharma has expanded its voluntary recall of infants' ibuprofen oral suspension drops over concerns the concentration of ibuprofen in some of the batches is too high.Tris Pharma has expanded its voluntary recall of infants' ibuprofen oral suspension drops over concerns the concentration of ibuprofen in some of the batches is too high.
    Tris Pharma has expanded its voluntary recall of infants' ibuprofen oral suspension drops over concerns the concentration of ibuprofen in some of the batches is too high.Tris Pharma has expanded its voluntary recall of infants' ibuprofen oral suspension drops over concerns the concentration of ibuprofen in some of the batches is too high.
    Tris Pharma has expanded its voluntary recall of infants' ibuprofen oral suspension drops over concerns the concentration of ibuprofen in some of the batches is too high.
    Tris Pharma has expanded its voluntary recall of infants' ibuprofen oral suspension drops over concerns the concentration of ibuprofen in some of the batches is too high.
  • Tyson Foods recalls nearly 37,000 pounds of chicken nuggets

    Tyson Foods recalls nearly 37,000 pounds of chicken nuggets

    Wednesday, January 30 2019 7:35 AM EST2019-01-30 12:35:31 GMT
    Tyson Foods recalls nearly 37,000 pounds of chicken nuggetsTyson Foods recalls nearly 37,000 pounds of chicken nuggets
    Tyson Foods recalls nearly 37,000 pounds of chicken nuggetsTyson Foods recalls nearly 37,000 pounds of chicken nuggets
    The company is recalling their fully cooked Panko Nuggets because they may have been contaminated with rubber.
    The company is recalling their fully cooked Panko Nuggets because they may have been contaminated with rubber.
  • Macy’s at ‘Shops at Nanuet’ to close in April

    Macy’s at ‘Shops at Nanuet’ to close in April

    Tuesday, January 29 2019 5:49 PM EST2019-01-29 22:49:35 GMT
    The Macy's store located in "The Shops at Nanuet" on Route 59 is closing, and dozens of employees are going to be out of a job.
    The Macy's store located in "The Shops at Nanuet" on Route 59 is closing, and dozens of employees are going to be out of a job.
  • Perdue recalls 16,000 pounds of chicken nuggets

    Perdue recalls 16,000 pounds of chicken nuggets

    Tuesday, January 29 2019 12:04 PM EST2019-01-29 17:04:25 GMT
    The recall includes the 12-ounce packages of “PERDUE Fun Shapes Chicken Breast Nuggets.”
    The recall includes the 12-ounce packages of “PERDUE Fun Shapes Chicken Breast Nuggets.”
  • Americans spend big money on big game

    Americans spend big money on big game

    Tuesday, January 29 2019 12:00 PM EST2019-01-29 17:00:48 GMT
    According to a new survey by the National Retail Federation, the average person will spend about $81 on a Super Bowl partyAccording to a new survey by the National Retail Federation, the average person will spend about $81 on a Super Bowl party
    According to a new survey by the National Retail Federation, the average person will spend about $81 on a Super Bowl partyAccording to a new survey by the National Retail Federation, the average person will spend about $81 on a Super Bowl party
    According to a new survey by the National Retail Federation, the average person will spend about $81 on a Super Bowl party.
    According to a new survey by the National Retail Federation, the average person will spend about $81 on a Super Bowl party.
  • Yonkers-based distributor recalls thousands of cartons of fresh fruit

    Yonkers-based distributor recalls thousands of cartons of fresh fruit

    Tuesday, January 29 2019 7:13 AM EST2019-01-29 12:13:59 GMT
    Yonkers-based Jac. Vandenberg, Inc. is recalling thousands of cartons of fresh peaches, nectarines and plums.
    Yonkers-based Jac. Vandenberg, Inc. is recalling thousands of cartons of fresh peaches, nectarines and plums.
  • Whole Foods recalls prepared foods over possible salmonella contamination

    Whole Foods recalls prepared foods over possible salmonella contamination

    Monday, January 28 2019 7:13 AM EST2019-01-28 12:13:09 GMT
    The salads, pizzas, sandwiches and wraps were sold at stores primarily in the Northeast, including in New Jersey.
    The salads, pizzas, sandwiches and wraps were sold at stores primarily in the Northeast, including in New Jersey.
  • Shoppers huddle in cold for early Black Friday deals

    Shoppers huddle in cold for early Black Friday deals

    Thursday, November 22 2018 9:13 PM EST2018-11-23 02:13:17 GMT

    Shoppers lined up outside the Best Buy in Yonkers on Thanksgiving to score some early Black Friday Deals.

    Shoppers lined up outside the Best Buy in Yonkers on Thanksgiving to score some early Black Friday Deals.

  • Amazon's Prime Day runs into snags swiftly

    Amazon's Prime Day runs into snags swiftly

    Monday, July 16 2018 5:40 PM EDT2018-07-16 21:40:00 GMT

    Amazon's website ran into some snags quickly Monday on its much-hyped Prime Day, an embarrassment for the tech company on the shopping holiday it created.

    Amazon's website ran into some snags quickly Monday on its much-hyped Prime Day, an embarrassment for the tech company on the shopping holiday it created.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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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