Swimming Banned At Long Beach Due To Rip Currents As Police Investigate DrowningThe National Weather Service says a high rip current risk remains in effect through Tuesday evening at beaches in Brooklyn, southern Queens, southern Nassau and southern Suffolk counties.
Fugitive On Run For Nearly 50 Years Faces Extradition Hearing In ConnecticutA Connecticut man who escaped from a Georgia prison 48 years ago faces the prospect of living out the rest of his life behind bars.
Several Balconies Collapse At Long Beach, Long Island Apartment BuildingIt happened just before 8 a.m. at a multi-story residential building on Shore Road near Long Beach Boulevard.
2 Women In Critical Condition After Jet Ski Crashes Into LI BridgeTwo women have been seriously injured after authorities say their personal watercraft struck a bridge on Long Island.
Boy, 11, Falls 30 Feet From Escalator In Roosevelt Field MallAn 11-year-old boy was seriously injured after police said he fell 30 feet from an escalator at a Long Island mall.
Huma Abedin Announces Separation From Anthony Weiner"After long and painful consideration and work on my marriage, I have made the decision to separate from my husband."
Woman Struck, Killed On BQE After Getting Flat TireCharges are pending against a driver following a fatal crash on the Brooklyn Queens Expressway early Monday morning.
MTA Celebrates Wi-Fi Milestone With Free 'Subway Reads'The subway system is celebrating a technological milestone by giving riders free reads.
Women's Rights Activists Bare Their Breasts In New York City To Celebrate 9th Annual 'Go Topless Day'Women’s rights activists marched topless in New York City and dozens of other cities on Sunday to celebrate the ninth annual “Go Topless Day.”
Schumer Proposes Voluntary Cancer Registry For FirefightersThe proposed registry, managed by the Center for Disease Control, would allow firefighters to release information about their cancers so that health researchers could find potential connections.
Extreme LI Athletes Honor 9/11 Victims With 75-Mile Trek From LI To NYCA pair of extreme athletes from Long Island commemorated the upcoming 15th anniversary of 9/11 by running and cycling 75 miles through local communities most impacted by the tragedy.
2 Killed In Separate Brooklyn Shootings, Police SayTwo people were fatally shot in separate incidents in Brooklyn early Sunday morning, police say.