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James Murphy was sentenced to 4 to 12 years in prison for huffing keyboard cleaner and causing a deadly crash on Long Island. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

4 To 12 Years For Man Who Huffed Keyboard Cleaner, Caused Deadly L.I. Crash

A Long Island man was sentenced in a Riverhead courtroom Friday, after being convicted of driving high on keyboard cleaner and killing a woman in Commack.

04/17/2015

Police are looking for two women who they said stole $2,000 worth of merchandise from a TJ Maxx in Commack on Dec. 15, 2014. (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police: Women Sought For Stealing $2K In Merchandise From Commack TJ Maxx

Suffolk County police said the women stole more than $2,000 worth of clothing, handbags and outerwear from the store and then fled.

03/24/2015

Neighbors Joseph Paravati sand Joe Palma have set up dueling light displays in Commack, Long Island. (Credit: CBS2)

L.I. Neighbors Engage In Friendly One-Upmanship In Holiday Displays

A friendly competition has been waged on Long Island over Christmas lights, pitting neighbor against neighbor.

12/19/2014

Peter Fedden's family is suing police for not arresting him following a drunk driving accident in 2013. (Credit:CBS2)

Family Of Man Killed In Drunk Driving Crash Says Suffolk County Cops Are To Blame

The family of a man who died in a drunk driving crash claims the police are to blame.

12/17/2014

A firefighter and EMT shortage has struck several communities in Suffolk County. (Credit: CBS2)

Long Island Communities Face Major Volunteer Firefighter, EMT Shortage

Volunteer fire and rescue services on Long Island are in need of more than a few good men and women.

11/27/2014

A homeowner rescued a 79-year-old man who accidentally drove into his swimming pool in Commack, Long Island on Monday, Oct. 27. (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Homeowner Rescues Man Who Accidentally Drives Into Pool On Long Island

A homeowner rescued a man Monday after he accidentally drove right into an in-ground swimming pool on Long Island.

10/27/2014

Suffolk County police officer struck by hit and run driver (CBS 2)

Suffolk County Police Officer Hurt In Hit-And-Run; 2 In Custody

The incident happened after the officer pulled over a vehicle on Partridge Lane in Huntington around 1:35 p.m. Monday.

09/22/2014

A group of children and mothers return to Guatemala on July 22, 2014, after being deported from the United States amidst the humanitarian crisis caused by Central American immigrant children. (Credit: Getty Images)

Plan To Send Immigrant Children To NY Causes Uproar

U.S. cities and towns have been asked to identify facilities where children can be temporarily housed. The federal government will cover the cost of preparing, operating and staffing them.

08/16/2014

Marc Kimmel, left, hugs Christopher Schneider. (Credit: CBS 2)

Long Island Boy, Father Save Neighbors From Burning House

Ten-year-old Christopher Schneider was at his Ulster Court home in Commack on Monday afternoon when he noticed the house next door was on fire.

07/15/2014

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

Man, 75, Critically Injured In Commack, L.I. Crash

A man was seriously injured Wednesday in a two-car crash in Commack, Long Island, Suffolk County police said.

06/18/2014

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

Alleged Bank Robber, Alleged Getaway Driver Arrested On Long Island

Suffolk County police arrested a Kings Park man on Monday, on allegations that he robbed seven banks in a period of just over two weeks.

06/09/2014

Commack Abandoned Dog

Police Search For Person Who Abandoned Dog Outside L.I. Walmart

The Suffolk County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals was offering a $2,000 reward Wednesday for information leading to an arrest in the abandonment of a pit bull behind a Wal-Mart.

06/04/2014

Rat spotted in the Jamaica Center subway terminal on Sept. 21, 2011 (

Man Says He Found Rat Tail After Cutting Into Cake From L.I. Grocery Store

The man said that he bought a German apple cake at the King Kullen for his uncle’s 96th birthday, but when the cake was cut open he found a rats tail and mold.

02/22/2014

Nassau County police cruiser (File/Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Quick Thinking Cop Tracks Down Suspects In Series Of Suffolk County Robberies

Suffolk County police have arrested two men in connection with a series of armed robberies that have taken place over the past week thanks to a quick thinking Nassau County Police Officer.

02/04/2014

Long Island's Largest Pumpkin (credit: Scott Armstrong)

L.I. Man Grows Nearly 1,500-Pound Pumpkin In His Yard

Scott Armstrong said it took him five months to grow the pumpkin in his backyard in Commack.

10/07/2013

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