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Jennifer Jordan is charged with driving under the influence of drugs on Long Island and crashing into a fence as she allegedly fled police. (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police: L.I. Woman Fled Police, Crashed Car Into Fence While On Drugs

A Centereach, Long Island woman was arrested Tuesday, after allegedly crashing into a fence in Bay Shore driving while high on drugs.

04/21/2015

Marty Tankleff (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Wrongful Conviction Overturned, Long Island’s Marty Tankleff Ponders Congressional Bid

After serving half of his young life behind bars, Long Island’s Marty Tankleff is seriously considering running for congress.

04/21/2015

New York state is in serious need of organ donors. (Credit: CBS2)

Donors, Recipients Gather To Spread Important Message For ‘Organ Donor Month’

Each day about 75 people nationwide get a life-saving transplant. Sadly 20 others in need of transplants die waiting. New York state ranks last in the country for organ donations.

04/21/2015

A generic parking meter (Credit: Getty Images)

Plan For Downtown Parking Meters Angers Some In Bay Shore

Some are concerned the parking meters will hurt business, especially on Main Street, where they also are expected to be installed.

04/21/2015

Jeannie Muller, accused of driving drunk with 4-year-old girl on car. (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Recent Leandra’s Law Arrests Raise Concerns On Long Island

The head of a Long Island anti-drunk driving group said it appears more and more mothers are getting arrested and charged under Leandra’s Law.

04/21/2015

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

Police: Man Shot In Mouth During Attempted Robbery In Roosevelt

A 29-year-old man was shot in the mouth during an attempted robbery on Long Island, police said.

04/21/2015

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Nassau County Reopens Fifth Police Precinct In Elmont 2 Years After Controversial Plan

An old police precinct has been reopened on Long Island to the delight of residents who never wanted it closed.

04/20/2015

Marcos Zea. (credit: Handout)

Long Island Man Who Plotted To Help Al Qaeda Sentenced To 25 Years

Marcos Alonso Zea, 26, of Brentwood, pleaded guilty in September to attempting to provide material support to al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula, also known as Ansar al-Sharia, and obstruction of justice.

04/20/2015

Marty Tankleff (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Marty Tankleff, Wrongfully Convicted Man Who Spent 17 Years In Prison, Mulls Run For Congress

A Long Island man who spent 17 years in prison before a court ruled he was innocent in his parents’ murder is exploring possibly running for Congress.

04/20/2015

Iona and Emily Costello (Credit: CBS2)

Long Island Mother, Daughter Missing For 3 Weeks Found Unharmed

Iona Costello and her 14-year-old daughter Emily had been missing for three weeks after coming into Manhattan for a quick vacation.

04/20/2015

Nassau County's Blue Knights Law Enforcement Motorcycle Club holds 10th annual ride in honor of slain Officer Philip Cardillo

Annual Ride Honors Officer Gunned Down In Harlem 43 Years Ago

Members of Nassau County’s Blue Knights Law Enforcement Motorcycle Club took part in the 10th Annual ride from Bethpage to Harlem in honor of Officer Philip Cardillo.

04/19/2015

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Tracking Device Helps Nassau Police Nab Cellphone Store Robbery Suspect

Christopher Lide, 32, broke the window of a phone store in Hicksville at 3 a.m. Saturday, Nassau County police said.

04/19/2015

A brush fire broke out in Prospect Park on Monday, April 6. (Credit: Brooklynpippi)

National Weather Service Issues Brush Fire Warning For NYC Area

The National Weather Service has issued a fire warning for the New York City area because of dry brush and gusty winds.

04/18/2015

A driver has been charged with DWI after crashing through a home in Miller Place, N.Y. on April 18, 2015 (credit: CBS2)

Driver Charged With DWI After SUV Slams Into Long Island Home

The crash happened around 2:30 a.m. on Parkside Avenue in Miller Place as the residents slept.

04/18/2015

FILE -- A Suffolk County police car is seen in Huntington Station, N.Y. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Long Island Man Dead After Crashing Into Tree

Police on Long Island are investigating a one-car crash that killed the driver and injured his passenger.

04/18/2015