A man was arrested for fleeing police on Long Island on Wednesday after an officer caught him trying to use a fake name he could not spell, cops said.
For the first time, patients with spinal cord injuries have begun using a revolutionary device that helps them walk again at home.
Lifeguards at area beaches were on high alert over the weekend as the danger of rip currents increased along the south shore of Long Island.
Health officials have closed 13 Long Island beaches to swimming because of concerns about bacteria levels.
July is the busiest period for boating accidents, according to the Coast Guard.
A new animal shelter has been proposed for the town of Smithtown, Long Island.
A college student from Long Island alleged Tuesday that he was wrongfully arrested for protesting on a Long Island Expressway overpass.
Town of Brookhaven officials announced Tuesday that they will take legal action against the Long Island Rail Road to clean up a shuttered yard full of toxic chemicals in East Yaphank.
Sunny Eng told WCBS 880 he was getting ready to open the soup kitchen at the Emanuel Lutheran Church and School in Patchogue when he went around back and discovered a body laying on the ground.
As Nassau County Police Chief Kevin Smith explained, perpetrators have been arriving at homes claiming to work for a gas or water company and requesting permission to come inside to check on a problem.
The renewed call for greater safety measures comes on the heels of an accident that badly injured a 10-year-old boy.
A Long Island man was facing animal cruelty charges Wednesday, after his dog was found dead inside a hot car.
A Republican candidate from Long Island said officiating at same-sex wedding ceremonies has cost him the endorsement of his party.
A Long Island mother accused of leaving her young child alone at home all night so she could go on a date was in court Monday to plead her case.
A Long Island man was arrested for allegedly driving while intoxicated, after he allegedly crashed through a fence and into the back of a house in Hicksville.