Senators Push For End To Military Paying NFL To Honor TroopsMcCain, along with Sens. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., and Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., argued wealthy teams shouldn't be receiving taxpayer dollars when the military faces cuts in spending.
Mother Trapped In Car On L.I.E During Blizzard Shares 'Last Words' To FamilyMany drivers wound up spending the night in their cars, waiting for first responders to come to the rescue. Parts of Suffolk County were slammed with up to 30 inches of snow.
Black Hawk Down; Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing On Long IslandFour mechanics from the 106th Rescue Wing in Westhampton came and fixed the problem. The Black Hawk was able to safely fly off about two hours after the emergency landing, according to authorities.
Wake Held For Man Killed By NYPD Detective On Grand Central ParkwayPolanco's mother hovered over her son's open casket. The former Army National Guardsman will be buried in his uniform.
L.I. Army National Guard Members Wish Families Goodbye Before Deployment To AfghanistanOne hundred members of a military police brigade wished loved ones goodbye at a time when the death toll for Americans in the Afghan conflict is climbing.
26 Army National Guard Soldiers From Queens Ready For Deployment To AfghanistanThere were tears, hugs and lots of goodbyes in Queens at an American Legion during a farewell ceremony for 26 members of the 14th Finance Detachment.
Funeral Held For Newark Soldier Killed In AfghanistanHundreds of police and soldiers gathered at Newark's Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart on Friday to honor a New Jersey National Guardsman killed in Afghanistan.