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Anthony Reddick is facing 18 counts of felony and misdemeanor animal fighting charges after 13 dead pit bulls were found in a one-car garage that went up in flames. (Credit: Nassau County Police Department)

Freeport Man Pleads Guilty To All Charges In Fire That Killed 13 Pit Bulls

A Long Island man has pleaded guilty to nearly two dozen counts of felony and misdemeanor animal fighting charges in connection with a fire that killed 13 pit bulls earlier this year.

08/25/2014

State troopers investigate at the scene of a single-vehicle crash that left five people dead on the Southern State Parkway on Aug. 23, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Some Complain About Dangers Of Southern State Parkway After Crash Kills 5

Investigators are working to determine whether speed and alcohol were factors in a wreck Saturday night on the Southern State Parkway that left three children, their mother and their grandmother dead, police said.

08/25/2014

Nassau County police cruiser (File/Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Police Investigating After Swastika Found Painted On Long Island Post Office

The incident occurred sometime between 2 a.m. and 7 a.m. Sunday at the U.S. Post Office on Mollineaux Place in Roosevelt.

08/25/2014

Water rescue near Rober Moses State Park on Aug. 24, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Suffolk Marine Unit Rescues Three From Sinking Boat Near Robert Moses State Park

Before emergency crews could arrive, two Good Samaritans passing by on a 26-foot boat rescued Michael Scaringi’s 12-year-old son from the sinking boat.

08/24/2014

Myriam Lebrun her three children were killed in a crash on Southern State Parkway North Babylon. (credit: Handout)

5 Killed In Fiery Wreck On Southern State Parkway

Authorities said the group was returning to Brooklyn following a family gathering.

08/24/2014

Araceli Mondragon-Vargas is charged with aggravated DWI and endangering the welfare of a child. (credit: Nassau County Police Department)

Long Island Woman Charged With DWI With Toddler In Car

Araceli Mondragon-Vargas, 27, of Hempstead was arrested around 4:15 a.m. after failing to stay in her lane, police said. Officers pulled her over and determined she was intoxicated, police said.

08/24/2014

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Police: Long Island Man Set Fire To Home, Threatened Cops

Peter Marren is charged with arson and criminal contempt after the incident around 1:30 a.m. Saturday on Main Street, Islip.

08/23/2014

Entenmann's

Entenmann’s Bakery On Long Island Closing

A famed bakery has left Long Island after nearly a century.

08/23/2014

GENERIC POLICE, CRIME SCENE

College Student From LI Dies After Being Hit By Car In Bridgeport

Police said 20-year-old Kaitlyn Doorhy, a junior from Mattituck, New York, was hit on Friday at around 12:30 p.m.

08/23/2014

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Suffolk Marine Unit Rescues 8 From Sinking Boat In Great South Bay

Suffolk County police said members of the Marine Bureau were patrolling at around 2:22 a.m. when they encountered a 32-foot Carrera boat taking on water after both engines had failed.

08/23/2014

Nassau Police vehicle. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Police: Man Put Woman, 69, In Chokehold, Robbed Her In L.I. Home

Police on Friday were searching for a robber who put a 69-year-old woman into a chokehold as she was walking through her house in Woodmere, Long Island.

08/22/2014

Lee Ackerman of Stewart Manor, Long Island, believes this aircraft part fell from the sky into his backyard. (Credit: CBS 2)

Long Island Man Believes Aircraft Part Fell From Sky Into His Backyard

What is believed to be a piece of an aircraft was found Friday in a backyard in Stewart Manor, Long Island.

08/22/2014

Surveillance images of a suspect who allegedly placed recording devices in a fitting room occupied by a woman in a store in Huntington Station, Long Island. (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police: Peeping Tom Targeted Woman In Fitting Room At Long Island Store

Suffolk County police on Friday were asking the public to help them find an alleged peeping tom, who police said put a recording device in a fitting room as a woman changed in a department store.

08/22/2014

Residents of Westhampton Beach are outraged over a $400,000 payout for their retiring police chief. (Credit: CBS 2)

Some Westhampton Beach Residents Appalled By Police Chief’s Big Payout

Residents of Westhampton Beach, Long Island were outraged Friday night over the size of a retirement package for the police chief.

08/22/2014

Speed camera (file/credit: CBS 2)

Nassau County Forgiving School Zone Speeding Tickets

Nassau County is forgiving $4.2 million in speed camera fines issued in the last month.

08/22/2014