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A hearse is seen with a replica of 16-year-old Tom Cutinella's football jersey at his funeral in Wading River, NY on Oct. 7, 2014. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Long Island Community Mourns Loss Of High School Football Player Who Died After On-Field Collision

A hearse carrying a huge football jersey with Tom Cutinella’s number emblazoned in flowers arrived at St. John the Baptist Catholic church in Wading River Tuesday morning.

10/07/2014

Isma Chaudhry (Credit: Handout)

Woman Named First Female President Of Long Island Mosque

Isma Chaudhry said having the first female president of a Long Island mosque sends an important message.

10/06/2014

Tom Cutinella (credit: CBS 2)

Worries About Football Safety Mount After L.I. High School Player’s Death

There was new fallout Friday following the death of a 16-year-old high school football player on Long Island after a collision at a game.

10/03/2014

Police investigate a home invasion in Bellmore, N.Y. on Oct. 3, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Residents On Alert Following Home Invasion In Bellmore

Nassau County residents are being warned to be on alert following a home invasion in Bellmore.

10/03/2014

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone makes announcement on Fire Island dune/piping plover lawsuit (Credit: Mona Rivera/1010WINS)

Suffolk County To Step In After Lawsuit Halts Fire Island Dune Project

The Audubon Society convinced a federal judge to stop a federal project repairing the dunes damaged by Superstorm Sandy for fear that it could harm the piping plover nesting grounds.

10/01/2014

Tunicia and Raleigh Hall on Sept. 30, 2014. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Queens Man Uses Wedding Photos To Help Bring His Wife’s Memory Back

One month after the happiest day of her life, a Queens woman suffered a terrible tragedy.

09/30/2014

Sen. Charles Schumer, County Executive Ed Mangano and police brass during presser about missing children files at Nassau County Police Headquarters in Mineola. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Schumer Wants To Close Federal Loophole In Missing Child Cases

Sen. Charles Schumer is looking to close a federal loophole that he said hinders the search for missing children.

09/29/2014

Flights canceled at LaGuardia Airport following fire at air traffic center in Chicago suburb on Sept. 26, 214. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Bizarre Suicide Attempt By Disgruntled FAA Employee In Chicago Disrupts Flights At LaGuardia, Other Cities

Flights have begun taking off and landing again at Chicago’s two airports after a fire at a suburban air traffic control center forced hundreds of cancellations.

09/26/2014

Forecast model for this late September weekend. (credit: AccuWeather)

Summerlike Weather Has Many Flocking To The Beach On LI

It may be fall, but it sure feels like summer. Friday will see plenty of sunshine with a high of 75 and temperatures are expected to be in the low 80s over the weekend.

09/26/2014

Mayor Bill de Blasio and others pose with Staten Island Chuck on Feb. 2, 2014. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Groundhog That Slipped Out Of Mayor De Blasio’s Hands Died A Week Later

The death is just coming to light now, but Staten Island Assemblyman Matthew Titone said the Staten Island Zoo assured him that the fall from the mayor’s hands is not why the groundhog died.

09/25/2014

Photos of debris found at Roberto Clemente Park in Brentwood, Long Island. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Groundwater Testing Wells Being Installed At Contaminated Roberto Clemente Park

In the first step toward cleaning up the toxic park, crews are drilling into the soil in an effort to install three water testing wells.

09/24/2014

Chad Morizsan is accused of striking and critically injuring a Suffolk County police officer with a stolen vehicle. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Driver Accused Of Striking, Critically Injuring Suffolk County Cop Faces Judge

A driver accused of striking and critically injuring a Suffolk County police officer and his passenger faced a judge on Tuesday.

09/23/2014

Police investigate a fatal crash on the Meadowbrook State Parkway in Uniondale on Sept. 22, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Police Investigating Fatal Overnight Crash On Meadowbrook State Parkway

State police said the one-car crash happened just after midnight Monday north of the Southern State Parkway.

09/22/2014

Pictures posted on Twitter showing students at Commack High School wearing shirts that spell out "rape." (credit: Twitter)

Commack High School Students In Hot Water After Posting ‘Rape’ T-Shirt Photos On Twitter

Commack school officials are investigating after two pictures appeared on social media apparently showing high school students wearing T-shirts spelling out the word “rape.”

09/19/2014

Frank Nicholas (credit: Nassau County Police Department)

Nassau County Police Say Suspect Arrested In So-Called Distraction Burglary In Herricks

Frank Nicholas, 27, was arrested Wednesday and charged with second-degree burglary, police said.

09/18/2014

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