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Graham Opposed Sandy Aid, Now Wants Help For South CarolinaSenator Lindsey Graham is asking for federal aid to help his state even though he voted against the Hurricane Sandy relief package in 2013.
Body Of Long Island Dermatologist Found In Doorway Of Chelsea BuildingQuestions surround the mysterious death of a Long Island doctor whose body was found in the doorway of a building in Chelsea on Sunday.
Man Found Shot To Death In New Cassel, Long IslandPolice late Monday were investigating a shooting that left a man dead in New Cassel, Long Island.
CBS2 Exclusive: Suffolk Lawmakers Claim Red-Light Cameras, Short Yellow Lights Trap DriversThe so-called Red Light Robin Hood might now be getting some help from lawmakers in Suffolk County.
Nassau County District Attorney's Policy Barring Guns Prompts DebateThe now-changed restriction that had barred Nassau County prosecutors from keeping handguns, even at home, has touched off debate about whether prosecutors should be packing heat.
Broken Rail Causing Delays On LIRR Port Jefferson BranchMorning Long Island Rail Road commuters can expect some delays on the Port Jefferson branch due to a broken rail east of Cold Spring Harbor.
Blood-Alcohol Estimates Questioned In Drunken-Driving Cases, Including In Deadly Long Island CrashThat technique, known as "retrograde extrapolation," has been used to win convictions nationwide for decades, but has increasingly come under scrutiny by drunken-driving experts as an unreliable measure of a person's intoxication.
Man Accused Of Slashing 2 Police Officers On Long IslandA Florida man has been arrested after authorities say he slashed two Long Island police officers as they tried to arrest him.
Police: Man Hits Girlfriend Over Head With Toilet Tank, Stabs Her RepeatedlyPolice said 50-year-old Michael Taylor and the 53-year-old victim got into an argument in bathroom of their Uniondale home around 12:25 a.m. Saturday.
Interview: Executive Director Previews Hamptons International Film FestivalThe festival has screened the best picture Oscar winner in six of the last seven years.
Storm Downs Trees, Causes Street Flooding In New YorkOut on Long Island, Linenhurst was hit hard with dozens of trees downed across just one neighborhood.
Police: Man Re-Arrested After Assaulting Officer, Bolting From LI HospitalA man was arrested and charged Friday after allegedly attacking an officer and fleeing from police in West Islip, Long Island.