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Elizabeth Tutino and her daughters have been wearing rubber gloves and rubber-soled sandals to avoid being shocked in their shower. (Credit: CBS2)

Long Island Family Blames PSEG For Electrical Shocks In Their Shower

The Tutinos called in an electrician, who told the family their condo was not properly grounded to their utility’s wiring.

08/26/2015

A plane went down in Hicksville, Long Island on Sunday, Aug. 16, leaving one person dead and shutting down the Long Island Rail Road. (Credit: Frank Hoeffner)

Audio Recording Captures Final Moments Before Fatal Hicksville Plane Crash

An audio recording capturing the final moments before a plane came crashing down onto a railroad crossing on Long Island has been released.

08/25/2015

Smoke billowed hundreds of feet in the air when wild fires broke out in the Long Island Pine Barrens  in 1995. (Credit: CBS2)

For Long Island Firefighters, 1995 Pine Barren Blaze Was An Intense Learning Experience

Twenty-years-ago on Monday, a firestorm erupted on Long Island’s East End. Flames leaped 200 feet into the sky.

08/24/2015

Authorities say two men conned 100 LI teens into working for almost nothing in a summer charity scam. (Credit: CBS2)

DA: Scammers Posed As Charity And Tricked LI Students Into Working For Free

More than 100 school children, many from Long Island, may have been victimized by a charity scam. They worked for two summers at concessions stands, but didn’t earn a dime.

08/13/2015

Belmont Lake State Park

Police: 2 Women Groped At Belmont Lake State Park In Separate Incidents

Authorities are looking for a suspect who they said forcibly touched two women at Belmont Lake State Park this week.

08/12/2015

High school wrestler Anthony Lucia, 15, was hospitalized for six days with MRSA in December 2014. His family is now suing the Rocky Point Union Free School District. (Credit: CBS2)

Lawsuit: Wrestling Mats To Blame For Rocky Point Student’s MRSA Infection

The family of a high school wrestler in Suffolk County has sued his school district for $12 million, claiming negligence caused the 15-year-old to contract a dangerous MRSA infection.

08/10/2015

Damage from a summer storm could mean the end for a Long Island fruit farm that survived Irene and Sandy. (Credit: CBS2)

Severe Storms Could Spell The End For Popular North Shore Fruit Farm

The powerful winds from Tuesday’s storm brought down trees and power lines, leaving behind a mangled mess.

08/07/2015

Lucas and Logan Steffenson

Long Island Family Concerned After Twins Split Up In School District’s Pre-K Lottery System

Lucas and Logan Steffenson seem like they’re joined at the hip.

08/06/2015

Storm damage on Long Island is seen on Aug. 4, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Thousands Still Without Power After Intense Storm On Long Island

The utility said the majority of the remaining outages are in Brookhaven, Smithtown and Southold, all of which sustained severe damage to trees, power lines and utility poles.

08/05/2015

A Long Island family claims a Suffolk County company botched their move into a new home. (Credit: CBS2)

Family Says Botched Move Left Them With House Full Of Destroyed Possessions

A Queens family was ready to celebrate their daughter’s fourth birthday by moving into their first home.

08/03/2015

Stephanie Epstein is being released from the hospital five days after a tree crash onto her home, pinning her in her bed. (Credit: CBS2)

Great Neck Woman Pinned Under Tree: I Didn’t Think I Was Going To Make It

A Great Neck woman who was pinned under a 5,000-pound oak tree will be released from the hospital Friday.

07/31/2015

Dawn DeNicola, of Cameo Drive, shows one of her four cars that were keyed. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Residents Ask ‘Why Us?’ After Every Car On One Massapequa Block Keyed

MASSAPEQUA, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Residents of one Long Island block say they feel violated after someone came to their neighborhood and damaged their cars. At least 17 homeowners on Cameo Drive in Massapequa have filed complaints […]

07/30/2015

Yolanda V. Gilreath and her son Malachi Blaylock face kidnapping and other charges. (Credit: Nassau County Police)

Police: Mother Helped Long Island Man Kidnap Ex-Girlfriend

A Long Island man is accused of beating, stabbing and threatening to kill the mother of his child while holding her captive for five days.

07/28/2015

Passengers on and M & V Limousines bus captured their driver on video texting while driving during a trip to the Hamptons. (Photo: CBS2)

Video: Passengers Catch Limo Bus Driver Texting While Driving During Trip To Hamptons

There were nearly four dozen people on that bus to Southampton, many of them worried for their safety.

07/27/2015

Steve Romeo, reportedly the co-owner of Southold-based Romeo Dimon Marine Services, is charged with driving while intoxicated.

DWI Charge Remains Against Pickup Driver In Deadly L.I. Limo Crash Despite BAC Being Under Legal Limit

Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota revealed Friday that Steve Romeo’s blood alcohol level about an hour after the crash was below the legal limit of .08.

07/24/2015

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