John Esposito died last week of natural causes at Sing Sing prison in Ossining. He did not know of the decision when he died.
A man was shot in the face and wounded Sunday afternoon on Long Island.
Federal authorities announced Wednesday a high school student from Long Island pleaded guilty to charges stemming from his plans to travel to Yemen to volunteer to fight for al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula.
A Long Island woman who lost her two children in a drowning accident has launched a call to improve pool safety just in time for swimming season.
Maria Cepparo’s children, a 13-year-old son, who is autistic, an 8-year-old boy and 6-year-old twin daughters, were left in the car with no heat and the doors unlocked.
The Suffolk County Police Identity Theft Unit announced the arrest of Noreen Hanney on Thursday, after finding that she used her job as a home health aide to steal a patient’s identity.
Assistant District Attorney Glenn Kurtzrock said Jerry A. Lewis admitted repeatedly stabbing 21-year-old Shakeela Planter in December 2011 in the woman’s North Bay Shore basement apartment.
Newsday reported that the suspect, who was caught in the Bronx, was wanted in connection with a shooting in November of 2011.
Albert Munoz, 21, and Freddy Benavides, Jr., 20, had been following a UPS truck around the Bay Shore area Tuesday and stealing packages after they were left on the doorsteps, police said.
The North Shore-LIJ Health System joined forces with Veterans Affairs to open the Unified Behavioral Health Center for Military Veterans and Their Families in Bay Shore.
They’re called “man’s best friend” for a reason.
A pair of spray-painted statements that were written apparently referred to the overseas violence against U.S. embassies and consulates by Muslim extremists.
A captain involved in the case told WCBS 880’s Sophia Hall that criminal charges are expected next week, as early as Monday. The charges could include endangering the welfare of a child.
The incident began when an officer tried to pull over the alleged stolen Maxima for a traffic violation around 3:40 a.m. Tuesday on Montauk Highway in Bay Shore, police said.
Jean Coughlin, 45, was picked up by police around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday after she tried to hold up a Chase Bank on Grand Boulevard in Deer Park, according to authorities.