Long Island

This classic 1971 Chevrolet Camaro was stolen from a home in Huntington Station. (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police: ’71 Camaro Stolen From Huntington Station Home

Suffolk County Police are asking for help in finding the person who stole a classic car from a home in Huntington Station.

17 hours ago

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

Police: Apparent Selden Abduction Was Prank Between Friends

Police on Long Island say witness claims that a woman was stopped while jogging by one or more people and then forced into a van, were the result of a prank between friends.

18 hours ago

Duane Franzone and Jada (Credit: CBS2)

LI Veteran With PTSD Finds New Strength With Rescue Dog

So far, Guardians of Rescue’s Paws Of War program has placed 22 rescue dogs with military veterans suffering from PTSD.

12/25/2014

A Ronkonkoma family had a message for the Grinch who slashed their Christmas decorations. (Credit: CBS2)

Christmas Grinch Slashes Decorations In Front Of Long Island Home

The family placed a sign on the front of the Ronkonkoma home that reads in part ‘Christmas Slasher, We Have A Video Surveillance System.’

12/23/2014

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

Homicide Detectives Investigating Deaths Of 2 Men Found 2 Miles Apart In Coram

Homicide detectives on eastern Long Island are investigating the deaths of two men, whose bodies were found less than two miles apart within about 90 minutes.

12/22/2014

Nassau Police vehicle. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Local Police Departments Take Precautions Following Deadly Shooting Of Cops In Brooklyn

The deadly shooting of two NYPD officers in Brooklyn has prompted police departments around the New York area to take precautions.

12/21/2014

Neighbors Joseph Paravati sand Joe Palma have set up dueling light displays in Commack, Long Island. (Credit: CBS2)

L.I. Neighbors Engage In Friendly One-Upmanship In Holiday Displays

A friendly competition has been waged on Long Island over Christmas lights, pitting neighbor against neighbor.

12/19/2014

Winners of a housing lottery will move into federally subsidized homes on Long Island in 2015. (Credit: CBS2)

Housing Lottery Proves To Be Christmas Miracle For Seven New York Families

Christmas wishes came true on Thursday, for seven lucky winners of a unique lottery.

12/18/2014

Activists of Pakistan civil society hold candles for the victims of an attack by Taliban gunmen on an army-run school in Peshawar, in Karachi on December 17, 2014. Pakistan army chief General Raheel Sharif and Afghanistan president Ashraf Ghani vowed to fight "terrorism and extremism" together, a day after Taliban militants killed 148 people at a Pakistani school. AFP PHOTO / Asif HASSAN        (Photo credit should read ASIF HASSAN/AFP/Getty Images)

New York Pakistani Communities Mourn Deaths In Taliban Attack On School

A group of Pakistanis on Long Island gathered to condemn the violence and to plead for help for innocent Pakistanis

12/17/2014

Students at the Schechter School Of Long Island celebrate the release of Alan Phillip Gross, the prisoner who had been held in Cuba. The students had written back and forth with Gross while he was imprisoned. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: L.I. Students Overjoyed At Release Of Prisoner They Wrote To In Cuba

JERICHO, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Some Long Island schoolchildren have a special bond with Alan Phillip Gross, the American prisoner who has been freed in Cuba. As CBS2’s Jennifer McLogan reported exclusively Wednesday, Gross is a […]

12/17/2014

(Credit: Nassau County Police)

Video Captures Driver Smashing Into Mineola Building Before Taking Off

Police are searching for a driver who crashed his car into a building on Long Island and took off.

12/16/2014

A third of the students at the Lee Road Elementary School in Wantagh, Long Island, were absent Tuesday amid a flu outbreak. (Credit: CBS2)

115 Students Kept Out Of One Long Island School Amid Flu Outbreak

More than one third of students in a single Long Island elementary school stayed home on Tuesday, with many of them suffering from flu systems.

12/16/2014

A surveillance image of a man holding up a Dunkin' Donuts at knifepoint in Farmingdale, Long Island. (Credit: Nassau County Police)

Police: Suspect Robbed Long Island Dunkin’ Donuts At Knifepoint

Police were searching for a suspect Friday, after a Dunkin’ Donuts in Farmingdale, Long Island was robbed at knifepoint.

12/12/2014

Long Island parents were furious after chaperones left their son behind at a convenience store during a field trip. (Credit: CBS2)

Parents Furious When Son Is Left At Convenience Store After Falling Ill On Class Trip

A Long Island high school student was left at a convenience store after becoming sick on a class trip.

12/11/2014

Brett Knight (credit: Handout)

Utah Man Pleads Guilty In Killing Of L.I. Equestrian

A Utah man has pleaded guilty to murder and other charges in the killing of a suburban New York equestrian and wounding of his partner.

12/10/2014

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