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Astoria Characters: The Ice Cream Maven

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 09.11.2014 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

At the mention of ice cream, a smile beams like a rising sun on Dolma Yangchen's solidly serious face.

MORE Bags Of Dead Animals Found

AP | Posted 07.11.2012 | New York

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- State police say eight trash bags filled with dead animals have been found near an interstate junction in the New York City subu...

Woman Convicted Of Hiring Hitmen To Murder Her Rich Husband And Mother-In-Law

AP | JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 08.20.2012 | Crime

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — A Florida woman and her brother were found guilty Wednesday of orchestrating the killings of the woman's millionaire husban...

Birds Force JetBlue Flight To Make Emergency Landing

AP | Posted 04.25.2012 | New York

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- A JetBlue aircraft bound for West Palm Beach, Fla., made an emergency landing at a suburban New York airport shortly after hitti...

Cop ID'd In Fatal Shooting Of Former Marine Also Sued In Racism Case

Posted 04.05.2012 | New York

Officer Anthony Carelli has been identified as the policeman who allegedly shot and killed black, former marine Kenneth Chamberlain Sr. five months ag...

Four Months Later, Police Killing Of Former Marine Goes To Grand Jury

Posted 04.04.2012 | New York

Former Marine Kenneth Chamberlain Sr. was shot and killed by White Plains police on November 19th. Police, who were responding to a medical alert syst...

Portuguese Kitchen Fun in Westchester

Jeanine Barone | Posted 03.24.2012 | Home
Jeanine Barone

Chefs get their inspiration from so many sources. And Anthony Goncalves is now taking his inspiration from chefs who hail from the country of his heritage, Portugal.

After 16 Yrs In Prison, Wrongfully Convicted Man Wins $6.5M Settlement

AP | Posted 06.13.2011 | New York

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- A New York man who wrongfully served 16 years in prison has won a $6.5 million settlement. Jeffrey Deskovic was released from p...

Adam Bradley Domestic Violence Case: White Plains Mayor's Wife Withdraws Complaint

AP | JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York


Werner Lippe, Accused Of Murdering Wife, Learned About Burning Bodies

AP | JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — A wealthy 68-year-old jeweler with two ex-wives in Europe who is accused of killing his third wife and burning her body tes...

N.Y. dog first in nation to contract swine flu | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

David Gard/For The Star-LedgerThe first swine flu shots were available in Somerst County Nov. 2 at Ridge High in Bernard Twp. Hannah Abere, 8, of ...

Trial of former N.Y. C. police boss Bernard Kerik is set for Nov. 9 | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- The corruption trial of former New York police Commissioner Bernard Kerik has been rescheduled for Nov. 9. The trial had bee...