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Steve Romeo, reportedly the co-owner of Southold-based Romeo Dimon Marine Services, is charged with driving while intoxicated.

DWI Charge Remains Against Pickup Driver In Deadly L.I. Limo Crash Despite BAC Being Under Legal Limit

Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota revealed Friday that Steve Romeo’s blood alcohol level about an hour after the crash was below the legal limit of .08.

07/24/2015

Chattanooga Shooting Spree

Former Marine Offers Free Security To Hempstead Military Recruitment Center

Former Marine and retired NYPD officer Arthur Grix is offering his security service for free outside a military recruitment center in Hempstead.

07/24/2015

(Photo: Diana-witness)

Judge Reduces Bail For Driver Accused In Long Island Limo Crash That Killed 4 Bridesmaids

Romeo is accused of driving drunk and slamming into a limousine carrying a bachelorette party, killing four women.

07/23/2015

Tobay beachgoers look into the water after a possible shark sighting on July 23, 2015. (credit: Instagram/Christina Salavec)

Shark Sighting Prompts Scare, Evacuation At Tobay Beach

A popular stretch of beach on Long Island was shut down for several hours Thursday after two sharks were spotted in the water.

07/23/2015

Chad Morizsan is brought into a Central Islip courtroom on July 23, 2015. (credit: James Carbone/POOL)

LI Man Gets 25 Years For Running Down Two Police Officers

A Long Island man will spend 25 years in prison for running down two police officers in a stolen car, critically injuring one of them.

07/23/2015

Bing Yang (credit: Nassau County Police)

Prosecutors: Westbury Man Beat Pomeranian ‘Mercilessly’ To Death

A Long Island man is accused of beating his dog to death.

07/23/2015

Matthew Horsley, Bellport village lifeguard who left the job. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Long Island Beach To Reopen After Dispute With Lifeguards

A Long Island beach that was closed to swimming last week over a dispute with lifeguards is scheduled to reopen on Friday.

07/23/2015

Fire damage can be seen at the St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church in West Babylon on July 22, 2015. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Fire Damages Greek Orthodox Church On Long Island

The fire broke out Tuesday night at the St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church in West Babylon.

07/22/2015

Bayport residents say a gas line has been leaking a nauseating smell into their neighborhood. (Credit: CBS2)

Bayport Residents Demand That National Grid Repair ‘Nauseating’ Gas Leak

The noxious smell of natural gas has been constantly wafting through a residential neighborhood.

07/22/2015

Con Edison crews making repairs after heat overloaded power lines, leading to temporary outages around parts of New York City on July 20, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Manhole Explodes In Brooklyn As Storms, Heat Hit Tri-State Area

Con Edison crews worked overnight to make repairs to the system, including fixing power lines that became so overheated, they caught on fire.

07/21/2015

The drowning of a child on Long Island has safety advocates reminding pool owners of mandatory safety laws. (WLNY)

Advocates Remind Pool Owners Of Safety Laws In Wake Of Islip Drowning

The drowning of a child on Long Island has safety advocates reminding pool owners of mandatory safety laws.

07/21/2015

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Schumer Under Intense Pressure To Make Right Call On Iran Nuclear Pact

The Iran nuclear deal’s ratification could hinge on the vote of New York Sen. Chuck Schumer. So what will he do if push comes to shove? CBS2’s Marcia Kramer attempted to find out.

07/21/2015

Police investigate a fatal crash on Hempstead Turnpike in East Meadow, NY on July 21, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

1 Dead In Hempstead Turnpike Crash In East Meadow

The wreck happened around 11:40 p.m. Monday.

07/21/2015

Amy Grabina, woman killed in Suffolk County limo crash. (credit: Image via CBS2)

Family, Friends Say Goodbye At Funeral For Victim Of Long Island Limo Crash

A funeral was held Tuesday for one of the four women killed in a limousine crash on Long Island.

07/21/2015

Montauk Partying

Montauk Cracks Down On Weekend Partiers Following Complaints From Residents

This weekend, tighter controls were in effect after locals met earlier in the week to tell officials they’d had enough.

07/21/2015