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Charles Okonkwo has been charged with second-degree assault on his 52-year-old mother, police said. (Credit: CBS 2)

WCBS 880: Dix Hills Man Admitted To Hurting Mother And Brother, Authorities Say

A Dix Hills man who is charged with badly beating his mother in the same house where his brother was found dead has a history of psychiatric issues, authorities said.

07/21/2014

Charles Okonkwo has been charged with second-degree assault on his 52-year-old mother, police said. (Credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

Dix Hills Man Charged With Assault On Mom; Brother’s Death Under Investigation

A Dix Hills man has been arrested after his father told police he returned home to find his wife unconscious with severe head injuries and his teenage son dead.

07/20/2014

Ambulance (credit: clipart.com)

Woman Dead, Toddler Hospitalized Following Separate Swimming Pool Incidents On Long Island

A woman is dead and a toddler has been hospitalized following separate drowning incidents on Long Island.

07/13/2014

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Trip To Dinner Turns Into Heroic Night For Dix Hills Firefighter

A volunteer assistant fire chief in Dix Hills was on his way to dinner on Saturday night, when a call came in. By the end of the night he had saved a life.

07/06/2014

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Boomer & Carton: Kenny From Dix Hills Has Concerns About All-Star Voting

During his chat with the guys, we learned quite a bit about Kenny, perhaps a little too much…

WFAN–06/23/2014

Dix Hills Wrecked Car

Study: Extra Passengers Are Biggest Distraction For Teen Drivers

The stretch between Memorial Day and Labor Day is known as the 100 deadliest days for teens, when they are out of school and on the roads.

05/29/2014

Swastika graffiti spray painted onto a garage door in Dix Hills (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Suffolk Hate Crimes Unit Investigating Swastika Graffiti On Dix Hills Home

The swastika and other graffiti was posted Monday night during the snowstorm. Several street signs were tagged and the swastika was painted on the garage door of a home, police said.

02/06/2014

Steven Errante

L.I. Man Charged With Attacking Father, Beating Dog With Bat

A Long Island man appeared in court Saturday, on charges that he broke his father’s ribs with a baton and then beat the family dog with a baseball bat.

12/28/2013

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Woman Charged After Allegedly Being Busted Burglarizing Home On Webcam

A woman has been charged after a Long Island homeowner allegedly broke into his house while he was on vacation in China, only to get caught as he watched his home on a webcam.

12/22/2013

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Police: L.I. Man Used Webcam, Saw Break-In All The Way From China

Nassau County police said a home webcam helped a man spot someone breaking into his house when he himself was all the way in China.

12/21/2013

A soccer club official from Long Island has been accused of running a multi-million dollar Ponzi Scheme. (Credit: CBS 2)

L.I. Man Accused Of Running Multi-Million Dollar Ponzi Scheme

A Long Island soccer club official has been accused of running a $5-million Ponzi scheme.

12/10/2013

Richard Dombroff

Man Charged With Robbing Same Pharmacy Twice On Long Island

A Long Island man was arrested Monday for robbing the same CVS pharmacy twice in Deer Park.

10/21/2013

Emerson Power Lines Down

Trees, Power Lines Torn Down, Flights And Transit Snagged By Powerful Storms

A round of storms ripped down trees and power lines, and brought delays and cancellations to Tri-State Area airports and train lines Monday afternoon.

10/07/2013

Sagamore Children's Psychiatric Center (credit: NYS Office of Mental Health)

Parents Fight To Save LI’s Only Inpatient Mental Health Facility For Children

A hospital to help troubled kids is on the chopping block as part of a sweeping plan to downsize New York State psychiatric facilities.

09/20/2013

Albert Dibernardo (credit: Suffolk County Police)

L.I. Man Charged In Fatal Hit-And-Run Pleads Not Guilty

Police said Albert DiBernardo of Melville was behind the wheel of a vehicle that struck and killed 44-year-old bicyclist Ricardo Fernandez in Dix Hills.

09/03/2013

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