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Roof Worker Falls To His Death In Farmingdale, Long Island

Police were investigating Saturday afternoon, Queens man fell to his death from a roof on Long Island.

12 hours ago

The Village of East Hampton has launched a plan to sterilize female deer as a population control method. (Credit: CBS 2)

Group Collects Over $110,000 To Sterilize Deer In East Hampton

Donations have exceeded expectations in an unusual fundraiser on Long Island, in which a group is raising money to capture and sterilize deer and then set them free.

09/19/2014

Dejannah Price, 10, had to be rescued by fire crews after getting stuck in a washing machine in Elmont, Long Island. (Credit: Price Family/CBS 2)

911 Call Placed After Long Island Girl Gets Stuck In Washing Machine

A mother had to call 911 after a 10-year-old girl found herself stuck in a washing machine this week in Elmont, Long Island.

09/18/2014

A helicopter arrives to take a child to the hospital after the child was struck by car in a hit-and-run in Shirley, Long Island. (Credit: Tristan Avery Adams)

Girl, 3, In Stroller Struck In Shirley, Long Island Hit-And-Run

A child in a stroller was struck and injured by a vehicle Monday afternoon on Long Island, and authorities said the driver fled from the scene.

09/15/2014

Donna Gold of Long Island made it onto a flight from Atlanta to New York, despite having the wrong boarding pass. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: L.I. Woman Makes It Onto Flight With Wrong Boarding Pass

Even after three security checks, a woman from Long Island was somehow able to get onto a plane at LaGuardia Airport with the wrong boarding pass.

09/15/2014

Police said two men broke into this home in Westbury early Saturday and shot a man (Credit: CBS 2)

Long Island Neighborhood Shocked After Man Shot During Home Invasion

Police said the man shot inside the home was taken t a local hospital in critical condition. Two women were also inside at the time and were not hurt.

09/14/2014

Police say Joseph Kearns fatally stabbed his mother and wounded his sister. (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

LI Man Accused Of Fatally Stabbing Mother, Wounding Sister

Police say a Long Island man is accused of stabbing his mother to death and wounding his sister.

09/12/2014

A car ended up submerged in the water at Glenwood Landing on the North Shore of Long Island, on Friday, Sept. 12. (Credit: CBS 2)

Car Ends Up In Water At Long Island Boat Launching Ramp

A car ended up in the water Friday afternoon on a boat loading ramp on the North Shore of Long Island.

09/12/2014

Marie Braccia (right) was struck and wounded in a hit-and-run in Shirley, Long Island, on Thursday, Sept. 11. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Video Shows Driver Striking Woman, Speeding Off In Shirley, L.I.

A Long Island mother of two was mowed down by a driver this week, moments after she dropped off her son at a music lesson.

09/12/2014

Donna Michael's parents want to know why their daughter was able to walk away from a Long Island elementary school in the middle of the day. (Credit: CBS 2)

Parents Furious After 8-Year-Old Girl Goes Missing From LI School

A Long Island girl went missing from school and no one called her family. The school said that it followed procedure, but the girl’s mother disagrees.

09/11/2014

John Ottaunick (center) has been told he can no longer play football at Oyster Bay High School because he is now 19. (Credit: CBS 2)

Long Island High School Senior Cut From Football For Being Too Old

A high school senior had been excited for the upcoming football season, but was told on a day before the first practice that he cannot play because he is too old at 19.

09/11/2014

Economic woes will soon force a family owned duck farm on Long Island to close. (Credit: CBS 2)

Owners: Increased Economic Burden Will Spell The End For Family Owned LI Duck Farm

For three generations Chester Massey, his father, and his sons have been raising world-famous Long Island ducklings from the cradle to the dinner table. By year’s end they will mark the end of an era.

09/10/2014

FILE -- A Suffolk County police car is seen in Huntington Station, N.Y. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Suspects Could Do 25-Years In Alleged Bias Plot Against Elderly Victims

One of two men charged this week, with bias crimes for allegedly targeting the elderly in a chimney repair scam, cited ‘family’ as his reason for the crime, according to Suffolk County District Attorney Tom Spota.

09/06/2014

The suspected getaway car in the robberies of two women in Woodmere, Long Island. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police Investigate Possible Pattern Of Attacks In Woodmere, Long Island

Authorities believe an attack on a woman who was robbed of her engagement ring in Woodmere, Long Island may be part of a pattern.

09/05/2014

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Long Island Fire Leaves Woman Injured, 3 Dogs Dead

A fire in East Northport, Long Island, left a woman injured and three dogs dead Thursday afternoon.

09/04/2014

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