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

Police: Armed Thief Fires Shot Inside Roosevelt Home

The 36-year-old man and 39-year-old woman were not hit by the gunfire.

7 hours ago

Audra Cummings shows how she was putting out garbage at curb when hit run driver mowed her down. (Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

80-Year-Old Woman Describes Hit-And-Run Outside Levittown Home

Audra Cummings said she was standing next to her driveway when she was mowed down.

11 hours ago

Leah Cuevas, 42, is charged in the death of Chinelle Thompson Browne of Brooklyn, whose dismembered body was found on Long Island. (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Suspect Charged In Death Of Brooklyn Woman Whose Dismembered Body Was Found On L.I.

A woman has been arrested and charged in the death of a Brooklyn woman, whose partially dismembered body was found on Long Island earlier this month.

07/24/2014

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Suffolk Police Chief Offers Tips On Backyard Pool Safety

The recent near-drowning of a toddler has prompted Suffolk officials to remind residents of backyard pool safety precautions that can be taken at all times.

07/23/2014

John Bitrolff stands charged with the murders of two women on Long Island in 1993 and 1994. (Credit: CBS 2)

Neighbors Shocked At Arrest Of L.I. Man In 2 Cold-Case Murders

A Long Island man was charged earlier this week in two murders, both dating back more than 20 years.

07/23/2014

Christopher Loeb, 31, is charged with burglarizing a house of worship in Coram, Long Island. (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Man Accused Of Burglarizing House Of Worship In Coram, L.I.

A man was arrested on Long Island Tuesday and charged with burglarizing a house of worship earlier this month.

07/22/2014

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Toddler Found Unresponsive In Pool In Sayville, Long Island

Police on Long Island were investigating Tuesday, after a small child was found unresponsive in a pool in Sayville.

07/22/2014

Prescription Pills. (Credit: CBS 2)

New York Doctor Gets 10 Years For Illegally Distributing Painkillers

A New York physician has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for illegally distributing painkillers, WCBS 880’s Irene Cornell reported.

07/22/2014

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

Man Charged In Murders Of 2 Women On Long Island Over 20 Years Ago

A man was arrested and charged Monday in connection with the murders of two women on Long Island – dating back more than 20 years.

07/22/2014

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Appeals Court: L.I. Man Who Spanked Son Used ‘Reasonable Force’

A New York state appeals court has ruled that a Long Island father used reasonable force when he spanked his 8-year-old son for cursing at an adult.

07/21/2014

Sen. Charles Schumer and John Corlett of AAA New York State on Long Island Expressway overpass in Old Westbury, one of the overpasses deemed "functionally obsolete" (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Sen. Schumer Warns Drivers Of Possible ‘Highway Shutdown’

Sen. Charles Schumer is warning drivers that federal money to repair and rebuild highways, bridges and overpasses is about to run out.

07/21/2014

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Long Island Jet Ski Accident Leaves Man Critically Injured

A man was critically injured late Sunday afternoon when his jet ski crashed offshore from Long Island.

07/21/2014

David Sadler (Credit: CBS 2)

Man Charged With Striking, Killing Teen With Machete On Long Island

David Sadler, 45, of Hempstead, is accused of striking 17-year-old Terrance Grier in the neck with a machete, killing him.

07/19/2014

Fifty-five World War II veterans took an Honor Flight from Long Island to the World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

55 World War II Veterans Take Honor Flight From L.I. To Memorial In Washington, D.C.

Fifty-five World War II veterans were honored Saturday, after taking the Honor Flight from Long Island to Washington, D.C., to visit the World War II memorial.

07/19/2014

Police said 22 computers were stolen from South Grove Elementary School in Syosset, Long Island. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

22 Computers Stolen From School In Syosset, Long Island

Someone broke into a Long Island school and stole a number of computers this week, police said.

07/19/2014

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