NEW CITY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) – Fuel-hauling tank cars need safety upgrades to keep fires from spreading after train derailments, and the public can’t wait another decade for the improvements as the industry suggests, U.S. 559 more words
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NEW CITY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Rockland County’s executive spent Monday lobbying in Albany for a monitor in the East Ramapo Central School District.
Executive Ed Day says the financially troubled school district is failing and losing children to the penal system. 241 more words
BLAUVELT, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — The fiery derailment of a train carrying crude oil in West Virginia is one of three in the past year involving tank cars that already meet a higher safety standard than what federal law requires — leading some to suggest even tougher requirements that industry representatives say would be costly. 1,153 more words
YONKERS, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — The evening rush was orderly in Westchester County Monday, but conditions deteriorated in the nighttime hours as the blizzard swept in and roads shut down. 990 more words