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Travelers at LaGuardia Airport on Nov. 26, 2014. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Hundreds Of Flights Canceled At Area Airports As Storm Moves In

FlightAware.com says approximately 180 flights were canceled Wednesday morning in Newark and at LaGuardia, Kennedy and White Plains airports.

11/26/2014

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Rain, Snow Threatens Thanksgiving Getaway

Some Thanksgiving travelers along the East Coast were heading out early because of a forecast calling for a nor’easter that will bring rain and snow.

11/25/2014

Jeanne Grazia, 70-year-old Islip woman killed in wrong-way crash on Route 109 in East Farmingdale. (credit: Family Handout)

Police: 2 Dead In East Farmingdale Wrong-Way Crash

The crash occurred around 11 p.m. Sunday on Route 109 near Route 110 in East Farmingdale.

11/24/2014

Dallas Vadala (credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

Long Island Man Faces DWI Charge After Allegedly Crashing Into Neighbor’s House

Suffolk County police said 20-year-old Dallas Vadala was awaiting arraignment in Central Islip on Sunday.

11/23/2014

Southold, Long Island. (Credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Southold Hiring Eight Police Officers To Handle Increasing Tourism, Growing Gang Problem

Southold officials are hiring eight new police officers because of increasing tourism and a growing gang problem.

11/21/2014

Michael Ostrander attempts to make his way through nearly five feet of snow on November 19, 2014 in the Lakeview neighborhood of Buffalo, New York. (Photo by John Normile/Getty Images)

Plows From L.I. Headed To Buffalo As Western NY Faces Another Wintry Wallop

A contingent of plows and personnel from Suffolk County is headed north to help with snow removal in Buffalo.

11/20/2014

Welcome to Bethpage sign (file/credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Toxic Plume Spreading At Bethpage Defense Plant, Tests Show

Officials revealed this month that the 4.5-mile-by-3.5-mile plume of underground contamination in Bethpage is moving deeper than ever.

11/19/2014

Nassau County police cruiser (File/Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Nassau County Officials Call For Reversal Of Police Precinct Mergers

There are now calls to undo the four police precinct mergers that have been completed in Nassau County.

11/18/2014

Alicia Boudouris is suing the county, the sheriff and three men in her department for sexual harassment. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Nassau County Sheriff’s Deputy Files Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

In a civil lawsuit, Alicia Boudouris alleges sexual harassment and retaliation after she complained that her superiors in the Nassau County Sheriff’s Office targeted her on an almost daily basis.

11/17/2014

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

Nassau County Police Nix Half Of Precinct Merger Plan

Nassau County’s highly controversial police precinct merger plan has been shelved half way through the project.

11/17/2014

The house from "The Amityville Horror" at 112 Ocean Avenue in Amityville, NY - Mar 31, 2005 - Photo: Paul Hawthorne/Getty Images

40 Years Later, Amityville Horror Murders Continue To Haunt Town

The “Amityville Horror” remains one of America’s most famous haunting stories, 40 years after the grisly Long Island murders shocked the nation.

11/13/2014

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

Lawyer Calls For Probe In Nassau Co. Arrest, Alleged Beating Of Salvadoran National; Alleges Racial Targeting

There’s a call for the Justice Department to investigate the actions of Nassau County police in the recent arrest and beating of a Salvadoran national.

11/12/2014

Utility trucks at the National Grid hub center in Melville, Long Island (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Lynbrook Residents Complain About National Grid’s Overnight Work

Some droopy-eyed Long Island residents say they haven’t had a good night’s sleep in weeks — not since National Grid started drilling and doing overnight road work on a gas main.

11/12/2014

U.S. Navy veteran Shafqat Wasi and his family are joined by Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano and other local leaders for the dedication of their new house in Hicksville. (Credit: CBS2)

L.I. Navy Vet, Family Honored With House Built By Other Veterans

A deserving serviceman and his family were handed the keys to their new home Monday. It is a subsidized house, built over the last five months by other veterans working in their spare time.

11/10/2014

Scott Silverman (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police Accuse Man Of Damaging Tires On Long Island

The vehicles were vandalized in the parking lots of the Deer Park Library, Deer Park Bowl, and various supermarkets between early October and the beginning of November, police said.

11/10/2014

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