New York Lawmakers Vote For Funding Needed To Clear State’s Rape Kit BacklogAfter decades of foot dragging, survivors of sexual assault may soon get the justice they deserve.
K-9 Cramer Sniffing Out Poachers In New York StateCramer, the newest environmental conservation officer in the state, can easily detect bootlegged trout, bass, perch, venison and wild turkey.
Man Used SUV As Personal Battering Ram At Sayville Motel, Cops SayPolice say someone used his car to intentionally bash through the motel's front door -- attempting to strike patrons and managers before fleeing.
Ohio State Attack Prompts New York Area Colleges To Reinforce Active Shooter TrainingIt was a text that no college student wants to get. "Buckeye Alert: Active Shooter on campus. Run Hide Fight. Watts Hall. 19th and College."
Labor Department Looking To Fill 1,300 Positions When Nassau Coliseum ReopensIf you're looking for a job the Nassau Coliseum may be looking for you. Hundreds of applications are being accepted for both full and part time positions.
LI Family Shaken After Police Say Man Breaks Into Home, Assaults 85-Year-Old WomanSuffolk County police said Jeffrey Rice is set to be arraigned Friday on first-degree burglary charges.
Baldwin Man Accused Of Murdering Young Woman Allegedly Bludgeoned Her To Death With HammerPolice said Raphael Oyague carried the young woman's lifeless body down a staircase leading from his apartment above an insurance company and adjacent to several restaurants and the public library.
Heavy Security In Place Around Long Island Shopping Centers, Roadways As Holiday Shopping BeginsPatrol and special operations officers have already been dispatched to Long Island's major shopping centers.
CBS2 Exclusive: What More Can Be Done To Prevent Deadly Trespassing On LIRR Tracks?Thirty-five people were struck by trains on the LIRR last year, including 28 who died. Some were struck while trespassing on the tracks, trying to take shortcuts.
Nassau County Police, Schools Respond To 'Unrealistic' Bomb ThreatNassau County authorities responded Monday to anonymous bomb threats against schools.
Brentwood Mother Who Lost Daughter To Gang Violence Calls On Community To Come TogetherHer 16-year-old daughter Kayla Cuevas, a basketball star who dreamed of a career in the Secret Service, was found beaten to death two months ago, along with her best friend.
MTA Proposes Another Fare, Toll IncreaseThe Metropolitan Transportation Authority has unveiled plans that could raise fares and tolls by four percent over the next two years.

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