Presidential Debate At Hofstra University: Lane Closures, Traffic AdvisoriesNassau County officials are closing roads surrounding Hofstra University on Monday morning, in preparation for the first presidential debate of the election.
Brentwood Parents On Edge As Police ID 4th Victim In Apparent String Of Gang ViolenceThere was more heartache in Brentwood on Friday, after police positively identified a fourth victim in what they believe is a string of gang violence.
NYC, NJ Bombings Prompt Push For Security Cameras On LIRR TrainsSen. Todd Kaminsky says more security cameras could deter potential attackers from targeting LIRR trains.
Vets Slam Northport VA During Congressional Hearing On Long IslandNorthport VA Medical Center Director Phil Moschitta says the hospital did not turn away a patient that later committed suicide in the hospital's parking lot.
Longtime Nassau County Legislator, Activist Judy Jacobs DiesJudith Jacobs, a longtime activist and political force in Nassau County, has died at the age of 77.
Officials: Longtime Nassau County Lawmaker Dies After Fall At HomeA longtime Nassau County legislator has died after falling and hitting her head at her home.
Long Island Police Officers Save Newborn Choking On Umbilical CordA newborn baby girl is alive and healthy thanks to the help of three police officers on Long Island.
Police Urging Caution In Wake Of Possible Gang-Related Shootings In HempsteadThe shootings occurred within a 24-hour period in Hempstead. Police said the incidents do not appear to be related.
NY Designates Superfund Site At Long Island Air BaseNew York authorities have added Long Island's Gabreski Air National Guard Base to the state's Superfund list of priority toxic cleanup sites.
Mixed Reaction Over Suffolk County 5-Cent Plastic Bag FeeThe five-cent fee passed Wednesday night by a vote of 13-4 and applies to convenience stores, grocery stores, clothing stores and others and encourages people to use their own reusable bags.
NYC Man Gets 25 Years To Life In 2014 Death Of Soup Kitchen VolunteerEdwin Gutierrez, 49, will serve the maximum 25 years to life in prison in the death of 69-year-old Dionel Ramirez.
Hermine Expected To Weaken As Waves, Coastal Flooding & Wind Still Pose ThreatA tropical storm warning remained in effect Tuesday for Suffolk County and southeastern Connecticut.