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  • Old Tappan Zee Bridge to become offshore reefs

    Old Tappan Zee Bridge to become offshore reefs

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:42 AM EDT2018-04-18 11:42:28 GMT
    Over 33 barges of material will be dumped into the waters off Long Island to create artificial reefs.Over 33 barges of material will be dumped into the waters off Long Island to create artificial reefs.

    Over 33 barges of material will be dumped into the waters off Long Island to create artificial reefs.

    Over 33 barges of material will be dumped into the waters off Long Island to create artificial reefs.

  • Rain floods sections of Piermont

    Rain floods sections of Piermont

    Monday, April 16 2018 9:04 PM EDT2018-04-17 01:04:43 GMT
    In Piermont, a parking lot adjacent to Pirelli Park has at least 14 inches of standing water.In Piermont, a parking lot adjacent to Pirelli Park has at least 14 inches of standing water.

    Rain is continuing to flood low-lying areas in Rockland County Monday.

    Rain is continuing to flood low-lying areas in Rockland County Monday.

  • Parkways reopen after flooding

    Parkways reopen after flooding

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 7:31 AM EDT2018-04-17 11:31:07 GMT
    A few trouble spots reopened today, including the Hutchinson River Parkway in Mount Vernon.A few trouble spots reopened today, including the Hutchinson River Parkway in Mount Vernon.

    A few trouble spots reopened today, including the Hutchinson River Parkway in Mount Vernon.

    A few trouble spots reopened today, including the Hutchinson River Parkway in Mount Vernon.

  • Woman leads crusade to stop speeding in Valley Cottage

    Woman leads crusade to stop speeding in Valley Cottage

    Thursday, April 12 2018 11:42 AM EDT2018-04-12 15:42:33 GMT
    Helene Saidi says she has asked police in the area numerous times to monitor the speeding on Route 303 and they have not been very responsive.Helene Saidi says she has asked police in the area numerous times to monitor the speeding on Route 303 and they have not been very responsive.
    Helene Saidi says she has asked police in the area numerous times to monitor the speeding on Route 303 and they have not been very responsive.Helene Saidi says she has asked police in the area numerous times to monitor the speeding on Route 303 and they have not been very responsive.

    Helene Saidi says she has asked police in the area numerous times to monitor the speeding on Route 303 and they have not been very responsive.

    Helene Saidi says she has asked police in the area numerous times to monitor the speeding on Route 303 and they have not been very responsive.

  • Commuters speak out on changes to TAPPAN ZEExpress bus service

    Commuters speak out on changes to TAPPAN ZEExpress bus service

    Thursday, April 12 2018 5:50 AM EDT2018-04-12 09:50:58 GMT
    The Lower Hudson Transit Link will take over the TZx line and, according to the DOT, make for a smoother and faster ride across the Mario M. Cuomo Bridge.The Lower Hudson Transit Link will take over the TZx line and, according to the DOT, make for a smoother and faster ride across the Mario M. Cuomo Bridge.

    The Lower Hudson Transit Link will take over the TZx line and, according to the DOT, make for a smoother and faster ride across the Mario M. Cuomo Bridge.

    The Lower Hudson Transit Link will take over the TZx line and, according to the DOT, make for a smoother and faster ride across the Mario M. Cuomo Bridge.

  • Finishing touches put on noise barriers at Mario Cuomo Bridge

    Finishing touches put on noise barriers at Mario Cuomo Bridge

    Tuesday, April 10 2018 3:06 PM EDT2018-04-10 19:06:45 GMT
    Final efforts to reduce noise from the new Mario Cuomo Bridge are starting today in South Nyack.Final efforts to reduce noise from the new Mario Cuomo Bridge are starting today in South Nyack.

    Final efforts to reduce noise from the new Mario Cuomo Bridge are starting today in South Nyack.

    Final efforts to reduce noise from the new Mario Cuomo Bridge are starting today in South Nyack.

  • Truck crash causes Metro-North delays

    Truck crash causes Metro-North delays

    Tuesday, April 10 2018 11:48 AM EDT2018-04-10 15:48:24 GMT
    Metro-North’s New Haven line experienced delays this morning after a truck crashed into one of the line’s railroad bridges in Rye.Metro-North’s New Haven line experienced delays this morning after a truck crashed into one of the line’s railroad bridges in Rye.
    Metro-North’s New Haven line experienced delays this morning after a truck crashed into one of the line’s railroad bridges in Rye.Metro-North’s New Haven line experienced delays this morning after a truck crashed into one of the line’s railroad bridges in Rye.

    Metro-North’s New Haven line experienced delays this morning after a truck crashed into one of the line’s railroad bridges in Rye.

    Metro-North’s New Haven line experienced delays this morning after a truck crashed into one of the line’s railroad bridges in Rye.

  • State tries to avoid protest march across Mario Cuomo Bridge

    State tries to avoid protest march across Mario Cuomo Bridge

    Friday, April 6 2018 10:07 PM EDT2018-04-07 02:07:29 GMT
    More than a hundred women plan to march over the Mario M. Cuomo Bridge Saturday to protest what they call the oppression of black women -- and state transportation authorities are trying to stop them.More than a hundred women plan to march over the Mario M. Cuomo Bridge Saturday to protest what they call the oppression of black women -- and state transportation authorities are trying to stop them.

    More than a hundred women plan to march over the Mario M. Cuomo Bridge Saturday to protest what they call the oppression of black women -- and state transportation authorities are trying to stop them. 

    More than a hundred women plan to march over the Mario M. Cuomo Bridge Saturday to protest what they call the oppression of black women -- and state transportation authorities are trying to stop them. 

  • Yonkers rededicates avenue to honor Martin Luther King Jr.

    Yonkers rededicates avenue to honor Martin Luther King Jr.

    Tuesday, April 3 2018 8:27 PM EDT2018-04-04 00:27:30 GMT
    A Westchester city honored Martin Luther King Jr. ahead of the 50th anniversary of his assassination.A Westchester city honored Martin Luther King Jr. ahead of the 50th anniversary of his assassination.

    A Westchester city honored Martin Luther King Jr. ahead of the 50th anniversary of his assassination.

    A Westchester city honored Martin Luther King Jr. ahead of the 50th anniversary of his assassination.

  • Bridge shut down for repairs in Rockland Country

    Bridge shut down for repairs in Rockland Country

    Tuesday, April 3 2018 11:58 AM EDT2018-04-03 15:58:56 GMT
    The Samsondale Avenue Bridge, a main artery for the villages of West Haverstraw and North Rockland, is shutting down until December.The Samsondale Avenue Bridge, a main artery for the villages of West Haverstraw and North Rockland, is shutting down until December.

    The Samsondale Avenue Bridge, a main artery for the villages of West Haverstraw and North Rockland, is shutting down until December.

    The Samsondale Avenue Bridge, a main artery for the villages of West Haverstraw and North Rockland, is shutting down until December.

  • Tractor-trailer overturns on Mario Cuomo Bridge, backs up traffic

    Tractor-trailer overturns on Mario Cuomo Bridge, backs up traffic

    Friday, March 2 2018 6:23 PM EST2018-03-02 23:23:17 GMT
    A tractor-trailer has partially overturned on the Gov. Mario Cuomo Bridge and is snarling traffic.A tractor-trailer has partially overturned on the Gov. Mario Cuomo Bridge and is snarling traffic.

    A tractor-trailer tipped over on the Gov. Mario Cuomo Bridge Friday, causing a major traffic jam as foul weather slammed roadways across the Hudson Valley.

    A tractor-trailer tipped over on the Gov. Mario Cuomo Bridge Friday, causing a major traffic jam as foul weather slammed roadways across the Hudson Valley.

  • Metro-North back on track after power outages, delays

    Metro-North back on track after power outages, delays

    Sunday, February 11 2018 11:04 AM EST2018-02-11 16:04:02 GMT
    The Metro-North railroad is back up and running Sunday after delays that lasted up to three hours Saturday.The Metro-North railroad is back up and running Sunday after delays that lasted up to three hours Saturday.

    The Metro-North railroad is back up and running Sunday after delays that lasted up to three hours Saturday. 

    The Metro-North railroad is back up and running Sunday after delays that lasted up to three hours Saturday. 

  • County Executive-elect Latimer wants more input on airport bid

    County Executive-elect Latimer wants more input on airport bid

    Thursday, November 9 2017 8:19 PM EST2017-11-10 01:19:47 GMT

    Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino as part of his final days in office picked the company that he wants to run the county airport, but the man slated to take over the position says he wants further input.

    Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino as part of his final days in office picked the company that he wants to run the county airport, but the man slated to take over the position says he wants further input.

  • Legislators: State railroad crossing safety report overdue

    Legislators: State railroad crossing safety report overdue

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

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

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

  • Messy weather brings slick conditions on local roadways

    Messy weather brings slick conditions on local roadways

    Friday, July 7 2017 11:50 AM EDT2017-07-07 15:50:05 GMT

    News 12’s Carolyn Rowe drove through torrential rain in Orange County, with drivers pulling over to the side of roads because they had no visibility through their windshields.

    News 12’s Carolyn Rowe drove through torrential rain in Orange County, with drivers pulling over to the side of roads because they had no visibility through their windshields.

  • Truck driver sought in fatal I-95 hit-and-run

    Truck driver sought in fatal I-95 hit-and-run

    Monday, June 5 2017 7:13 PM EDT2017-06-05 23:13:23 GMT
    State police say a Queens man was hit around 1 a.m. today on the southbound side of I-95 near Exit 18B.State police say a Queens man was hit around 1 a.m. today on the southbound side of I-95 near Exit 18B.

    A driver changing a tire on I-95 in Mamaroneck was fatally struck by a hit-and-run truck driver overnight. 

    Authorities are looking for the driver of a tractor-trailer who hit and killed a man trying to change his tire on I-95.

  • New York eyes 'textalyzer' to combat distracted driving

    New York eyes 'textalyzer' to combat distracted driving

    Monday, May 15 2017 10:16 AM EDT2017-05-15 14:16:22 GMT
    Legislation would allow police to use a so-called "textalyzer" to determine if a driver had been clicking, tapping or swiping a mobile device in the moments before an injury-involved accident.Legislation would allow police to use a so-called "textalyzer" to determine if a driver had been clicking, tapping or swiping a mobile device in the moments before an injury-involved accident.

    Legislation would allow police to use a so-called "textalyzer" to determine if a driver had been clicking, tapping or swiping a mobile device in the moments before an injury-involved accident.   

    Legislation would allow police to use a so-called "textalyzer" to determine if a driver had been clicking, tapping or swiping a mobile device in the moments before an injury-involved accident.   

  • Judge rules 'probable cause' to charge Amtrak derailment engineer

    Judge rules 'probable cause' to charge Amtrak derailment engineer

    Monday, May 15 2017 1:39 AM EDT2017-05-15 05:39:59 GMT
    A Philadelphia judge has ruled that there is "probable cause" to charge Amtrak engineer Brandon Bostian in the deadly 2015 train derailment.A Philadelphia judge has ruled that there is "probable cause" to charge Amtrak engineer Brandon Bostian in the deadly 2015 train derailment.

    A Philadelphia judge has ruled that there is "probable cause" to charge Amtrak engineer Brandon Bostian in the deadly 2015 train derailment.

    A Philadelphia judge has ruled that there is "probable cause" to charge Amtrak engineer Brandon Bostian in the deadly 2015 train derailment.

  • State to enforce 'Move Over' law

    State to enforce 'Move Over' law

    Thruway workers, state police and tow truck operators are handing out flyers today along interstate rest stops like the one in Ramapo to remind drivers of the "Move Over" law.Thruway workers, state police and tow truck operators are handing out flyers today along interstate rest stops like the one in Ramapo to remind drivers of the "Move Over" law.

    Drivers across the Hudson Valley are being reminded to clear the way for first responders. 

    Drivers across the Hudson Valley are being reminded to clear the way for first responders. 

  • Operation Safe Stop hopes to protect school kids

    Operation Safe Stop hopes to protect school kids

    Police say the goal is to reduce fatalities and injuries to school children while educating motorists about the laws regarding school buses and bus stops.Police say the goal is to reduce fatalities and injuries to school children while educating motorists about the laws regarding school buses and bus stops.

    Police across the state and in the Hudson Valley are cracking down on motorists who fail to stop for school buses. 

    Police across the state and in the Hudson Valley are cracking down on motorists who fail to stop for school buses. 

  • Uber upgrades user ratings

    Uber upgrades user ratings

    The ride-hailing app is now making it easier for you to see your user rating.The ride-hailing app is now making it easier for you to see your user rating.

    On-demand car service Uber wants you to respect your driver when you hop in the car. 

    On-demand car service Uber wants you to respect your driver when you hop in the car. 

  • Pedestrian struck by car in New Rochelle

    Pedestrian struck by car in New Rochelle

    A man was hit by a car and seriously injured in New Rochelle on Tuesday evening.A man was hit by a car and seriously injured in New Rochelle on Tuesday evening.

    A man was hit by a car and seriously injured in New Rochelle on Tuesday evening. Police say it happened on North Avenue around 10 p.m. 

    A man was hit by a car and seriously injured in New Rochelle on Tuesday evening. Police say it happened on North Avenue around 10 p.m. 

  • 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. 

  • News

    Gov. Cuomo unveils plan to fast-track transportation hub

    Gov. Cuomo unveils plan to fast-track transportation hub

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo was in the Hudson Valley Sunday to announce a plan to fast-track a major, local infrastructure project.Gov. Andrew Cuomo was in the Hudson Valley Sunday to announce a plan to fast-track a major, local infrastructure project.

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo was in the Hudson Valley Sunday to announce a plan to fast-track a major, local infrastructure project.

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo was in the Hudson Valley Sunday to announce a plan to fast-track a major, local infrastructure project.

  • News

    Milestone reached at new Tappan Zee Bridge

    Milestone reached at new Tappan Zee Bridge

    Construction crews reached another milestone in the construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge.Construction crews reached another milestone in the construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge.

    Construction crews reached another milestone in the construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge. 

    Construction crews reached another milestone in the construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge. 

  • News

    Drivers warned against dangers of drowsy driving

    Drivers warned against dangers of drowsy driving

    As daylight saving time kicks off, the New York State Partnership Against Drowsy Driving is emphasizing the danger of being tired behind the wheel.As daylight saving time kicks off, the New York State Partnership Against Drowsy Driving is emphasizing the danger of being tired behind the wheel.

    As daylight saving time kicks off, the New York State Partnership Against Drowsy Driving is emphasizing the danger of being tired behind the wheel.

    As daylight saving time kicks off, the New York State Partnership Against Drowsy Driving is emphasizing the danger of being tired behind the wheel.

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