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.
The storm is churning up big waves all along the Atlantic coast as it travels northward.
A modern-day “Band of Brothers,” nine soldiers and Marines who survived catastrophic injuries from fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan, spent part of their Independence Day remembering the bravery of others.
Prayers were said and thanks were offered to the Italian police who kept the investigation, into the death of Lieutenant Joseph Petrosino, open.
Yet another agency is taking a closer look at the financial books of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, according to a published report.
Activists hit Times Square to distribute information to tourists explaining why they believe horse-drawn carriages should be outlawed in New York City, WCBS 880’s Ginny Kosola reported.
Attorneys from the firm Stecklow Cohen & Thompson said the $583,000 agreement reached Tuesday is the largest settlement to date in a single Occupy-related civil rights case.
A bicyclist was struck and killed by a minivan near Citi Field on Tuesday, police said.
Hundreds of thousands of marchers and onlookers packed the avenue on a warm sunny day. The theme of this year’s parade was “One Nation, Many Voices.”
A Long Island man was taking target practice in his backyard, which is adjacent to a school, police said.
New York’s 50th Celebrate Israel Parade up Fifth Avenue features some participants high up in the air: 16 planes in a flyover salute
The line for a free book giveaway stretched for more than two blocks in Far Rockaway, on Saturday.
He is a superstar on four legs, California Chrome could be the first Triple Crown Winner since 1978.
Supporters crowded into the parking lot at the Bayside Long Island Rail Road station to cheer on Liu’s return to politics.
The developer of a massive New Jersey megamall has signed a union agreement to jumpstart work on the long-delayed project.