Frederick Eggers III, 47, of Massapequa, is charged with third-degree grand larceny and is scheduled to be arraigned Thursday.
Suffolk County police say it happened shortly before midnight Wednesday on a residential street in Wyandanch.
Police are hoping surveillance video leads them to the suspect who pushed the transgender woman onto the tracks.
A half inch to three quarters of an inch of rainfall per hour is possible on Monday. It could cause flash flooding especially in poor drainage areas.
The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating after five pilots reported that a green laser was pointed at their planes while flying over Long Island and New Jersey near John F. Kennedy Airport.
It happened around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday on East 129th Street.
Seven soccer officials were arrested and 14 indicted Wednesday in a U.S. corruption probe.
Memorial Day ceremonies and parades are being held across the Tri-State area and the nation Monday to honor America’s fallen heroes.
Authorities have arrested an ex-convict who’s accused in the killings of a wealthy Washington family and their housekeeper.
A 200-pound black bear caused quite a stir in Yonkers.
Police have released surveillance video of a man they say is connected to at least eight violent home invasions in the last nine weeks in Brooklyn.
Amtrak trains began rolling on the busy Northeast Corridor early Monday, the first time in almost a week following a deadly crash in Philadelphia.
A funeral is being held for one of the victims killed in this week’s Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia.
Another body was pulled from the wreckage Thursday morning, bringing the death toll to eight, officials said.
Big questions were swirling around Wednesday night about the engineer behind the controls of an Amtrak train that wrecked in Philadelphia a night earlier – and what he was doing moments before the crash.