Nick D’Amato, 17, was at the controls with his prom date, 18-year-old Danielle Mignogna, at his side as they made their way to the big dance Tuesday night.
Cong Xu’s sentence was part of a plea agreement after the 22-year-old Chinese national pleaded guilty in February to assault and burglary.
Nassau County Police say shoplifters at Green Acres and Roosevelt Field malls are no longer being taken into custody after being arrested.
Suffolk County police say it happened shortly before midnight Wednesday on a residential street in Wyandanch.
A neighbor snapped a photo of him with red boxers visible above his jeans.
The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating after five pilots reported that a green laser was pointed at their planes while flying over Long Island and New Jersey near John F. Kennedy Airport.
A nearly six-foot-long alligator was turned over the Suffolk County SPCA on Tuesday.
The move follows a deadly derailment earlier this month in which investigators are searching for clues to the train engineer’s actions just before the crash.
Retired firefighter Paul Hashagen was relaxing at his vacation home in Greenport over the holiday when he was summoned to help rescue two teenagers in the Long Island Sound.
More than 300,000 people are expected at the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach this weekend.
The exciting upgrades include new expanded restrooms, meaning no more long lines for ladies.
Dozens of Sandy-damaged homes in Nassau County were auctioned off Monday.
Thirty-one county police officers from the First, Third and Fifth precincts will test 62 body cameras from three vendors as part of a yearlong pilot program.
A funeral is being held for one of the victims killed in this week’s Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia.
A Nassau County drug selling and dogfighting ring has been busted, according to authorities.