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Pedestrian Fatally Struck By Truck On Long Island Expressway

Suffolk County police are investigating the death of a pedestrian who was hit by a truck on the Long Island Expressway in Melville.

11/16/2014

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Nassau County Group Protests Use Of Speed Cameras In School Zones

The Nassau group “Residents Opposing School Zone Speed Cameras” is protesting what protestors call a deceitful money grab masquerading as a child safety initiative.

11/16/2014

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Golden Retriever ‘Buddy’ Gets Head Stuck In Cat House, Is Rescued By Suffolk County Cops

A Golden Retriever was rescued by Suffolk County Police officers Friday morning after he got his head wedged in a cat house in Medford.

11/14/2014

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North Shore-LIJ Hospital Shows Off New Helicopter

A Long Island hospital now has a faster way to transport critically ill patients.

11/13/2014

Stolen merchandise recovered from about two dozen burglaries in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut (credit: CBS2)

Cops In Westchester County Help Bust Up Alleged Cul-De-Sac Burglary Ring

Harrison police conducted a two-month investigation along with the Westchester district attorney, NYPD and Bergen County prosecutor before arresting seven people.

11/13/2014

Old Navy is under fire for charging more for women's plus sizes, but not for men's. (Credit: CBS2)

Old Navy Under Fire For Charging More For Women’s Plus Sizes, But Not Men’s

Old Navy has admitted that it is charging more for plus-sized clothing for women, but not for men.

11/13/2014

Jamie McNicholas holds a picture of her daughter Ceili on Nov. 13, 2014. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

L.I. Mother Says Vaccine Controversy May Keep Daughter Out Of School

The mother of an 8-year-old Sound Beach girl said her daughter is being kicked out of school because of a controversy over a recent change in state regulations on immunizations.

11/13/2014

The house from "The Amityville Horror" at 112 Ocean Avenue in Amityville, NY - Mar 31, 2005 - Photo: Paul Hawthorne/Getty Images

40 Years Later, Amityville Horror Murders Continue To Haunt Town

The “Amityville Horror” remains one of America’s most famous haunting stories, 40 years after the grisly Long Island murders shocked the nation.

11/13/2014

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Santa Claus Makes Early Toy Pickup At Long Island Mall

It’s not even Thanksgiving yet, but Santa Claus made an early appearance on Long Island Wednesday.

11/12/2014

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1 Dead, 1 Injured In Southern State Parkway Wrong-Way Crash

One driver was killed and another critically injured in a head-on collision on the Southern State Parkway.

11/12/2014

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

Lawyer Calls For Probe In Nassau Co. Arrest, Alleged Beating Of Salvadoran National; Alleges Racial Targeting

There’s a call for the Justice Department to investigate the actions of Nassau County police in the recent arrest and beating of a Salvadoran national.

11/12/2014

Utility trucks at the National Grid hub center in Melville, Long Island (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Lynbrook Residents Complain About National Grid’s Overnight Work

Some droopy-eyed Long Island residents say they haven’t had a good night’s sleep in weeks — not since National Grid started drilling and doing overnight road work on a gas main.

11/12/2014

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

Police: Man Charged In Connection With 13 Nassau County Church Burglaries

William Hepworth, 48, is accused of stealing money and a P.A. system from 13 churches since October, police said.

11/12/2014

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Long Island Parents Reunite To Celebrate In Vitro Miracles

A reunion held on Long Island Tuesday was years in the making – and began even before the honored guests were born.

11/11/2014

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Southampton Officials Develop New Plan For Addressing Deer Problem

The plan would open more land for hunting, but also use deer contraceptives — shot by dart guns or ingested — to prevent pregnancy.

11/11/2014