Stewart-Cousins to be first female leader of NY state Senate

A woman is poised to lead the New York state Senate for the first time in state history
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Possible human remains found in duffel bag in Yonkers

Police are investigating what appeared to be human remains discovered in a duffel bag left near a Wells Fargo bank in Yonkers
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Sex abuse crisis tops agenda as US Catholic bishops convene

Clergy sex abuse crisis dominates their agenda as US Catholic bishops gather for important national assembly
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NY Senate win gives Democrats a lock on Albany. So now what?

Big wins for Democrats in the New York state Senate could clear the way for liberal priorities like election reform, marijuana legalization and universal health
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'Blue wave' threatens GOP's last bastion in NY politics

New York Democrats are hoping a 'blue wave' this election will help them take control of the state Senate, the last GOP bastion in Albany
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Emergency services officers free a deer trapped by hammock

Yonkers police officers gave a helping hand to a deer which somehow became entangled in a makeshift hammock
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2 killed, off-duty officer hurt in love-triangle shootings

Police say two people are dead and a third is seriously injured after in a possible love triangle shooting in Queens
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BC-NY--New York News Digest,ADVISORY, 8 pm Update, NY

BC-NY--New York News Digest,ADVISORY, 8 pm Update, NY
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6 Yonkers cops share Police Officer of the Year Award

Six members of the Yonkers Police Department are sharing an award that honors New York state law enforcement officers who display bravery in the line of duty
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AP-NY--NYC Daybook,CORRECTION,ADVISORY, NY

AP-NY--NYC Daybook,CORRECTION,ADVISORY, NY
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Police: New York man fatally shot on Tennessee interstate

Police in Tennessee say they are searching for suspects in the fatal shooting of a New York man during a car chase on Interstate 40
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Yonkers Raceway staging 2 Triple Crown events Saturday

Yonkers Raceway will stage two Triple Crown harness racing events Saturday night, each worth $500,000
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BC-RAC--Harness Triple Crown

BC-RAC--Harness Triple Crown
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NY man gets prison for fatally attacking wife in bed

A man who fatally attacked his wife, the mother of a little girl, in their Yonkers, New York home has been sent to prison by a judge who called him a "gutless c
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New sound, new look: Jets strike deals with Def Jam, Marvel

Jets strike deals with Def Jam, Marvel Entertainment to enhance fan experience at stadium
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Police probe whether beheaded cat related to other killings

Police say investigators are trying to determine whether a beheaded kitten's head found this week is related to a series of cat killings in the area
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AP-KY--Kentucky News Coverage Advisory 9:30 am, KY

AP-KY--Kentucky News Coverage Advisory 9:30 am, KY
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Ex NYC Ballet leader Martins convicted of impaired driving

Former New York City Ballet leader Peter Martins has been convicted of driving while impaired in the New York City suburbs
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Altanta becomes 14th filly to win Hambletonian

Atlanta became the 14th filly winner in Hambletonian history Saturday at the Meadowlands, taking the famed trotting race for 3-year-olds in an emotional victory
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FBI says it's arrested mobster in 1997 stabbing death

Federal law enforcers in New York say they've arrested a member of the Genovese crime family for his role in a 1997 stabbing death
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Officials: Mosquitoes in Yonkers test positive for West Nile

Health officials in Westchester County say mosquitoes in the area have tested positive for West Nile virus
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Man gets prison time for ice pick attack on ex-girlfriend

A New York man who stabbed his ex-girlfriend 14 times with an ice pick in her car has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for attempted murder
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NY man gets prison for ice pick attack on ex-girlfriend

A Westchester County man who stabbed his ex-girlfriend 14 times with an ice pick has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for attempted murder
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Jets fans disappointed by absent Darnold, but remain patient

Jets fans disappointed by Sam Darnold's absence, but they're staying patient _ for now
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