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A TSA PreCheck line for low-risk passengers. (Credit: CBS2)

Lawmakers Alarmed After Convicted Murderer Goes Through TSA PreCheck Airport Screening

How did a convicted murderer with ties to a terrorist group get aboard an airplane through a reduced security screening?

03/23/2015

Sheldon Leftenant pleaded not guilty Thursday, March 12, in the shooting of Suffolk County Police Officer Mark Collins. (Credit: CBS2)

Grand Jury Indicts Man In Shooting Of Suffolk County Police Officer

A grand jury has indicted a Huntington Station man accused of shooting a Suffolk County police officer last week.

03/20/2015

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First Batch Of Sandy-Damaged Long Island Homes Ready For Auction

The first of hundreds of state-owned storm-damaged homes are ready for auction on Long Island.

03/19/2015

Bob Reffi gets a prosthetic limb fitted. New York state Affordable Health Care insurance currently covers only one prosthetic device per limb, per lifetime. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: NYS Amputees Say Insurance Limits Them To One Prosthetic Per Limb For Life

Living with the loss of an arm or a leg is hard enough, and now amputees have begun a fight for insurance coverage in New York state.

03/17/2015

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Pothole Problems Persist Throughout Tri-State Area

It’s an all out war against potholes in the Town of Hempstead on Long Island.

03/16/2015

Vicky Fradella received this ticket for an uninspected vehicle from the county. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Nassau Judge: Enforcement Of 20-Year-Old Tickets Is Attempt To Clear Backlog

Multiple drivers on Long Island were recently shocked and baffled by traffic tickets dating back 20 years or more.

03/13/2015

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Suspect In Shooting Of Suffolk County Cop Pleads Not Guilty

Officials say Officer Mark Collins was shot just before midnight Wednesday while confronting a suspect who fled a traffic stop in Huntington Station.

03/12/2015

Vicky Fradella and her husband, Joe, are fighting a 22-year-old ticket. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Nassau County Drivers Stunned By Tickets Dating Back 20 Years Or More

Vicky Fradella of Levittown said she was flabbergasted when she got a notice in the mail from the Nassau County Traffic and Parking Violations Bureau for an alleged violation from 22 years ago.

03/11/2015

An Ohio State University study cautions parents against heaping undue praise on children, such as telling them they are "exceptional" or "more deserving." (credit: CBS2)

Study: Overpraising Kids Leads To Narcissism

A new study warns well-meaning parents to avoid heaping on praise, like telling their kids they’re special.

03/10/2015

Police say Ari Drucker attacked a woman following a dispute between her and his girlfriend at a gas station. (Credit: CBS2)

LI Woman Says Long Running Dispute Spilled Over Into Terrifying Road Rage Incident

A Long Island woman was involved in a terrifying road rage incident. Police say another driver intentionally plowed into her car on Sunday night, leaving her seriously hurt.

03/09/2015

PSEG Long Island is planning to roll out smart meters, but some residents have privacy concerns. (Credit: CBS2)

Planned Smart Electric Meters On Long Island Draw Fears About Privacy, Radiation

Power is going high-tech on Long Island, as PSEG rolls out a new way of measuring electricity use. But some are worried that the new meters might be invading their privacy.

03/06/2015

Snow falls in Massapequa, Long Island on March 5, 2015. (credit: Ilana Gold/CBS2)

As Another Snowstorm Hits, Long Islanders Fed Up With Winter

Long Islanders were saying “enough already” Thursday as yet another snowstorm hit the area, and some towns have also been hit with serious concerns about road salt shortages.

03/05/2015

North Hall of Nassau Community College. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Police Seek 2 Men In Robbery At Nassau Community College

Police are looking for two men wanted in connection with a robbery at Nassau Community College.

03/04/2015

Smithtown Supervisor Patrick Vechio, in white sweater, was recorded referring to some people in attendance at a Town Board meeting as "wackos." (credit: Town of Smithtown)

Smithtown Supervisor Regrets ‘Wacko’ Comment Caught By Open Mic

Moments before a Town Board meeting in Smithtown on Thursday, Town Supervisor Patrick Vecchio was overheard telling a board member, “There are a lot of wackos here tonight.”

03/03/2015

Brandon McNeil, 7, walked out of his Long Island school and was on dangerous streets for more than a mile, according to his mother. (Credit: CBS2)

Mother: 7-Year-Old Son Walked Out Of L.I. School Without Anyone Noticing

Jacalyn Easters said she was shocked when her 7-year-old son Brandon McNeil who was supposed to be in second grade class at Tangier Smith Elementary School in Mastic Beach suddenly showed up on a relative’s doorstep Wednesday.

02/26/2015

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