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Stephen Ruth is accused with tampering with red light cameras on Long Island. (credit: CBS2)

Long Island Man Explains Why He Moved Red Light Cameras

Stephen Ruth calls himself the “Red Light Robin Hood.”


Hempstead High School. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Investigates: Reported Administrative Chaos At Hempstead High School

A community action group has asked the Nassau district attorney to investigate allegations of corruption in the school district.


The Whispering Pines condo community in Yaphank. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Residents At Yaphank Condo Community On Edge After Series Of Break-Ins

Police are investigating a number of break-ins inside a condominium community on Long Island.


A high school football player from Long Island was hospitalized after suffering heat stroke during practice. (Credit:CBS2)

LI High School Student Critical After Suffering Heat Stroke During Football Practice

A Long Island high school football player was in critical condition after getting sick on the field during practice.


Residents want the post office to implement new zip codes in Long Island communities where similar street names have caused confusion. (Credit: CBS2)

Common Street Names With The Same Zip Code Create Confusion On Long Island

Maple Avenue and Park Place are common street names, but in one Long Island community, multiple Maples and other common names share the same zip code.


Baldwin home damaged in Superstorm Sandy

FEMA Offers Review Of Sandy Payouts Following Fraud Claims, But Some Say They’re Skeptical

It’s an offer you’d think homeowners can’t refuse: the possibility of more money on their damaged home claims from FEMA.


Suzan Grossman-Kerner is accused of stabbing her mother to death. (credit: CBS2)

Daughter Charged With Fatally Stabbing Elderly Mother On Long Island

The attack took place around 12:45 p.m. at victim Irma Grossman’s home in Oceanside.


Containers filled with medical marijuana (Credit: CBS2)

Town Of Riverhead Mulling A Medical Marijuana Moratorium

New York residents will soon be able to fill prescriptions for medical marijuana close to home. But in one town, lawmakers are considering a marijuana moratorium


Kendell Owens, the driver charged in a deadly crash in Shirley, NY, speaks to reporters on Aug. 12, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Driver Charged In Deadly LI Crash Apologizes, Says He Was High On Drugs

Kendell Owens, 31, apologized as he was led away in handcuffs on his way to court Wednesday morning.


Students take an ACT mock exam. (Credit: ACT Inc via CBS2)

Long Island Students, Parents Irate After ACT Answer Sheets Go Missing

The search is on for dozens of answer sheets that disappeared after Long Island students took the ACT in June.


Joseph Sanford, firefighter died after being critically injured in Woodmere house fire on Dec. 19, 2014. (credit: Handout)

L.I. Volunteer Fire Department: Report Places Blame On Firefighter Who Died On Duty

A tragic fire that claimed the life of a volunteer firefighter on Long Island is leading to changes in the way volunteer fire departments operate.


Five teenage boys escaped safely when a boat caught fire in the Great South Bay on Wednesday, Aug. 6. (Credit: CBS2)

Teenage Boys Escape Safely When Boat Engine Catches Fire Off Long Island

There was a close call off the waters of Long Island this week, when the U.S. Coast Guard had to rescue a group of teenagers when their boat engine caught fire.


Suffolk Police Brutality Video

LI Man Claims He Was Arrested For Videotaping Violent Police Encounter

A Long Island man claims videotaping police in action got him arrested.


Storm damage in Setauket, NY on Aug. 4, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Intense Storm Takes Down Trees, Power Lines On Long Island

An early morning storm has knocked out power to thousands of customers on Long Island and snarled rail service for LIRR riders.


Controls were smashed and wires were cut on the rescue boat in Bellport, Long Island in early August 2015. (Credit: CBS2)

Vandals Destroy Controls Of Bellport Rescue Boat; Who Is To Blame?

A rescue boat counted on by tens of thousands of beachgoers and boaters has been sidelined after a mysterious act of vandalism.