Police in Riverhead credit a 7-year-old child with helping save the life of a man trapped in a fire.
Just after 9 p.m. Wednesday, police said a customer found the body of 56-year-old Hany Awad on the floor behind the counter at a BP gas station on Jericho Turnpike.
Highway crews passed over wind-whipped snowdrifts multiple times, as residents slowly began digging out from as much as two feet of snow following a blizzard.
Long Island is right in the bull’s-eye of a massive winter storm which could dump up to two or more feet of snow in some areas.
Thursday marks five years since the disappearance of Patrick Alford.
Flav was arrested on Jan. 9, 2014. Police said he was caught speeding and driving with a suspended license on the Meadowbrook Parkway while driving to his mother’s funeral.
The families, accompanied by Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota and state senators, demanded that the maximum sentence be increased from seven to 15 years for hit-and-run drivers.
During Thursday night’s “American Idol,” Hollywood Anderson performed his original song, “My Best Friend,” receiving high praise from judges Jennifer Lopez, Harry Connick Jr. and Adam Lambert.
Two men under surveillance by police have been arrested in connection with a string of armed robberies at gas stations and doughnut shops in Suffolk County.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced a new plan that would bring property tax breaks to some New Yorkers.
Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano took to Twitter on Monday to announce he’s against the casino-style gaming parlor proposed for the old Fortunoff site in Westbury.
Police said a man was shot in the head and robbed in his own driveway on Roslyn Road in Mineola.
A former adjunct professor at a Long Island university claims age discrimination played a role in his and two colleagues’ termination.
A Long Island volunteer firefighter faces an arson charge in connection with a fire at a historic house last year.
County Executive Steve Bellone announced the Department of Public Works has added four new heavy-duty snow vehicles to its fleet.