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U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara (credit: justice.gov)

U.S. Attorney Blasts Gov. Cuomo’s Decision To Shut Down Anti-Corruption Commission

Preet Bharara’s office will move aggressively to complete the Moreland Commission’s “important and unfinished work” investigating New York political corruption, he said.

04/10/2014

Miss Harper, on left, and Missy, her mom, on right, at reunion in Huntington (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Abused Pit Bull Puppy, Miss Harper, Reunites With Mom On L.I.

Miss Harper was found last September with her ears and leg cut off. Her mother, Missy, was rescued Wednesday by the Nassau County SPCA. Officials said she was being used to breed puppies that were then brutally abused.

04/10/2014

The door of a TD Bank branch. (credit: Getty Images)

Cops: Accounts Compromised After Skimming Device Found On Plainview ATM

The skimmer was discovered by an ATM repairman last month at the TD Bank on Old Country Road in Plainview. Another skimmer was also found at the outside card entrance.

04/10/2014

Police on the scene after a body was found burning in a supermarket parking lot in Huntington on April 9, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Burning Body Found In L.I. Shopping Center Parking Lot

Police said the burning body was found around 11 p.m. Wednesday between two cars outside a supermarket on Wall Street in Huntington.

04/10/2014

Jose Umanzor (Credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

Long Island Man Accused Of Drunken Driving With 4-Year-Old In Car

Jose Umanzor was driving a 2001 Honda Civic in a parking lot, located at 801 Crooked Hill Rd. in Brentwood, when he tried to make a U-turn and backed into an unoccupied, parked vehicle, police said.

04/09/2014

Uniondale Cable Guy Impersonator Attack

CBS 2 Exclusive: L.I. Woman Says Cable Guy Impersonator Invaded Home, Attacked

An armed con artist was on the loose Wednesday night, after terrorizing a 74-year-old woman on Long Island.

04/09/2014

June Legister stands with attorney John Ray, who points to her image in a photo of a strip show at a Long Island nursing home on April 9, 2014. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Mystery Woman In L.I. Nursing Home Stripper Photo Speaks Out

The woman appears in the photo next to 86-year-old Bernice Youngblood, a resident of the East Neck Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in West Babylon.

04/09/2014

Michael Nash, 20, is accused of stealing a car then driving it into a nearby business in Patchogue, Long Island. (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Patchogue Store Employees Spared When Allegedly Stolen Car Plows Through Front Window

Michael Nash crashed a stolen Honda SUV through the glass windows of Avenue Sound in Patchogue around 2:45 p.m. Tuesday, police said.

04/09/2014

Oheka Castle/Gary Melius (Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Investigation Continues Into Feb. Shooting Of Oheka Castle Owner

No arrests have been made in the Feb. 24 shooting at the lavish Huntington estate and authorities won’t speak publicly about any possible leads or suspects.

04/09/2014

Classroom (file/credit: clipart.com)

Air Quality Concerns At L.I. High School After Several Teachers Become Ill

Lawrence High School has launched a new series of air quality tests after officials said several educators came down with mold-related illnesses.

04/09/2014

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Lawsuit: L.I. Nursing Home Workers Hired Stripper To Put On Show For Residents

The elderly woman was “photographed by nursing home staff at East Neck Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in West Babylon as as a muscular, almost nude male dancer gyrated in front of her,” according to the lawsuit.

04/08/2014

Michael Nash

Police: Man Stole Car, Slammed Into Building On Long Island

A man was arrested Wednesday after he allegedly stole a car and crashed into a building on Long Island.

04/08/2014

Crime Lab - File / Photo: AP

Lab Error Causes Nassau DA To Order Retesting Of Evidence In 45 Criminal Cases

Shams Tarek, a spokesman for District Attorney Kathleen Rice, said police found a mistake in lab work completed by one lab technician from an out-of-state facility.

04/08/2014

Claudia Dowling organized a design show house at this Laurel Hollow, Long Island, mansion. (credit: CBS 2)

Interior Designer Faces Jail Time For Organizing Long Island Show House

Claudia Dowling is charged with operating a commercial business in a residential neighborhood.

04/08/2014

John F. Kennedy Catholic High School in Somers, N.Y. (credit: kennedycatholic.org)

Religious Schools Call On New York State Lawmakers To Approve Tax Credits

Charter schools and pre-kindergarten are getting funding in the recently approved state budget. But tax credits that would have benefited private schools with up to $150 million a year have so far been denied.

04/08/2014