Long Island

James Murphy was sentenced to 4 to 12 years in prison for huffing keyboard cleaner and causing a deadly crash on Long Island. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

4 To 12 Years For Man Who Huffed Keyboard Cleaner, Caused Deadly L.I. Crash

A Long Island man was sentenced in a Riverhead courtroom Friday, after being convicted of driving high on keyboard cleaner and killing a woman in Commack.

04/17/2015

Mike Fregoe is trying to keep his snowman going in Massapequa Park. (Credit: CBS2)

Well Into Spring, Massapequa Park Snowman Is Still Going

It’s hard to imagine with temperatures in the 60s, but a snowman is still standing on Long Island.

04/16/2015

The Sandpiper Co-Op complex in Westhampton, Long Island was destroyed by fire on Wednesday, April 15. (Credit: Westhampton Beach Volunteer Fire Department)

Westhampton Summer Resort Complex Destroyed By Fire

Firefighters from at least 10 departments were dispatched Wednesday to battle a large blaze at a co-op building in the Hamptons.

04/15/2015

A man's rental car caught fire, along with two others, when the man saturated the car in rubbing alcohol to get rid of bedbugs and then lit a cigarette, police say. (Credit: Pete Cavouto)

Police: Multiple Vehicles Catch Fire In L.I. Man’s Attempt To Rid Car Of Bedbugs

A man was hospitalized with burns on Long Island this week, after he allegedly set a rental car – and two others – on fire by accident as he tried to rid the vehicle of bedbugs.

04/15/2015

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

Teen Injured In Drive-By Shooting On Long Island

Police say one teenager was shot and injured when someone fired at a group of teens outside a Long Island home.

04/14/2015

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Pilot Injured In Single-Engine Plane Crash On Shelter Island

Police say a pilot was injured when he crashed his single-engine plane while trying to take off from an airfield on the eastern end of Long Island.

04/14/2015

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Report: 354 Long Islanders Died From Alcohol Poisoning In Past 5 Years

A new report finds that at least 354 people died from alcohol poisoning on Long Island in the past five years.

04/11/2015

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

Police: Man Exposed Himself To Girl, 15, In Selden, Long Island

A man was arrested Friday after police allege he exposed himself to a 15-year-old girl while she walked down a Selden, Long Island street.

04/10/2015

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DA: Alleged Serial Bride Got Married 10 Times Without Ever Divorcing

A local bride allegedly walked down the aisle 10 times in different counties – without ever once getting a divorce.

04/09/2015

Ramon Rodriguez (top left), Michael Stevens (bottom left), Jonte Hatcher (top middle), Mark Powers (bottom middle) and Demetrius Williams (right) (CREDIT: Suffolk County District Attorney's Office)

5 Men Accused Of Impersonating Police To Burglarize Long Island Homes

Five men face charges that they impersonated plainclothes detectives to burglarize homes on Long Island.

04/08/2015

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

Police Search For Woman Who Held Up Bank In Holbrook, Long Island

Police Friday evening were searching for a woman who allegedly robbed a bank in Holbrook, Long Island.

04/03/2015

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Shelter Island Residents Rally To Save Annual 4th Of July Fireworks Display

People from all over Suffolk County who have vacationed or lived on Shelter Island are intent on saving the island staple, the 15 minute firework show that has become a summer highlight.

04/03/2015

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Man Killed, 2 Injured In Fast-Moving Fire In Rooming House On Long Island

Eleven people were inside a Long Island home early Friday morning when a fire erupted, leaving one man dead and two others injured.

04/03/2015

Jamie Wieser of Centerport is charged with driving drunk with her 11-year-old in the car. (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Long Island Woman Accused Of Driving Drunk With 11-Year-Old In Car

A Long Island woman was arrested Thursday after she was allegedly caught driving drunk with her 11-year-old daughter in the car.

04/02/2015

Residents of Garden City, Long Island are worried that PSEG will mount 80-foot 'monster poles' in their neighborhoods. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Rep. Rice: PSEG Long Island To Keep Power Cable Buried In Garden City

U.S. Rep. Kathleen Rice (D-N.Y.) said Wednesday night that PSEG Long Island has agreed to keep new electrical cable underground in Garden City, rather than erecting what some critics have called “monster poles.”

04/01/2015

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