A Long Island duck hunter had to be rescued by police after becoming stranded on an island amid sub-freezing temperatures and high winds.
A Long Island political leader and law enforcement official was arraigned on felony fraud charges Wednesday.
Pine trees are under attack from tiny beetles, smaller than grains of rice, that are invading by the thousands.
Prosecutors said Grasing had a blood alcohol level four times the legal limit and was speeding when he rear-ended 18-year-old Brittney Walsh’s car on Montauk Highway in Lindenhurst, causing her car to tumble off the road.
The facility would include up to 1,000 slot machines and table games. OTB hopes to open the facility next year, but strong community opposition is already forming.
Hundreds of firefighters lined the streets Wednesday to pay tribute to Joseph Sanford, Jr.
Nassau County is not the place to drive drunk this New Year’s holiday, County Executive Ed Mangano warned Tuesday.
The audit released Tuesday by Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli also accuses the Hempstead school board of scheduling too many “emergency” meetings at times when the public will be unlikely to attend.
The season for both gun and bow hunters has been extended through the end of January — including weekends.
Sheri Hinds, of Farmingdale, was drunk and speeding with her 8-year-old boy in her minivan when police pulled her over in Roosevelt around 6:45 a.m. Sunday, authorities said.
A Christmas wish was granted on Long Island as a critically injured man met his life savers.
An NYPD baseball cap surrounded by flowers, teddy bears and candles marks the spot where two police officers were killed by a gunman in Brooklyn who was targeting law enforcement.
The Housing Our Homeless Heroes Act, which was signed into law Monday, provides returning military veterans with access to housing and home assistance.
In response to recent shootings and killings of young black men by police, the forum sought to educate students about police behaviors and their rights and wrongs.
The New York City Department of Health has announced new measures to fight this year’s outbreak of the flu.