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Tri-State Area Gets Another Blast Of Winter On 1st Day Of Spring

Snow fell across the Tri-State Area all day Friday, causing travel delays and leaving people fit to be tied on the first day of spring.

03/20/2015

Ducks sit on ice in Southampton, NY on March 9, 2015. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Southampton Seeks Public’s Help To Fatten Up Starving Ducks

Southampton Town officials say the harsh winter has incapacitated the fowl.

03/09/2015

A driver allegedly on heroin slammed into this nail salon in Deer Park on Wednesday, March 4. (Credit: CBS2)

Police: Driver High On Drugs Crashes Car Into Long Island Nail Salon

Police say a driver high on drugs crossed a busy highway, struck another car and then drove right into a nail salon in a busy strip mall.

03/04/2015

A wooden figure wearing a sweatshirt that police said a man had in his vehicle in the HOV lane on the Long Island Expressway in Dix Hills on Feb. 27, 2015. (credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

Police: Man Caught Driving In Long Island Expressway HOV Lane With Fake Passenger

A Long Island man was caught Friday morning driving in the HOV lane with a fake passenger in his vehicle, Suffolk County police said.

02/27/2015

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Singer-Songwriter Who Lost Mom In Hit-And-Run Honors Her Through Music

It’s a milestone for an aspiring singer-songwriter from Long Island who has recorded her first album.

02/17/2015

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Long Island Family Making Winter Memories On Backyard Ice Rink

On Long Island, a super-passionate hockey fan is making sure his family and neighbors can learn to appreciate the sport…by building his own backyard hockey rink.

02/12/2015

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Police: L.I. Man Burglarizes Home, Kills Cat After Crashing Car

A Suffolk County man facing a series of charges in connection with a crime spree that started with a car crash and ended in the death of a cat is due in court Thursday, Nassau County police said.

02/05/2015

The vacant Fortunoff store in Westbury, Long Island is seen on Jan. 21, 2015. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Lawsuit Planned In Effort To Stop Westbury, Long Island Gambling Hall

Three municipal governments and a number of residents said Thursday that they plan to ask a judge to issue a restraining order to try to stop a proposed gambling hall in Westbury, Long Island.

01/29/2015

Snow in Plainview, Long Island ahead of the expected blizzard on Jan. 26, 2015. (credit: Ilana Gold/CBS2)

High Winds, Power Outages A Major Concern On Long Island

Long Island is right in the bull’s-eye of a massive winter storm which could dump up to two or more feet of snow in some areas.

01/26/2015

Ralph Miele (left), manager of Bagel Buzz in West Islip, credits EMTs Josh Lebenns (center) and Patrick Daly (right) as heroes after their on-person carbon monoxide detectors found a leak. (Credit: CBS2)

L.I. EMTs Called Heroes When Their CO Detectors Find Leak At Bagel Shop

Two Long Island ambulance technicians who had just been looking for breakfast Thursday morning were being called heroes hours later.

01/15/2015

The Nassau Coliseum. (Credit: CBS2)

Opponents: Move Planned Westbury, L.I. Casino To Nassau Coliseum

Some opponents of a controversial proposal for a gambling hall at the former Fortunoff store in Westbury, Long Island have said it should be built at the Nassau County Coliseum instead.

01/14/2015

A woman walks along a snow covered sidewalk in Brooklyn on a cold morning on January 9, 2015. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Slick Road Conditions After Snow Blankets Tri-State Area

The light snow showers hit just in time for the Friday morning rush. The greatest snow totals are expected mainly from the city on northward into the Hudson Valley and Connecticut.

01/09/2015

Suffolk County police Officers Adam Quinones (left) and Michael Maio are being credited with saving a family from a fire in North Amityville. (Credit: CBS2)

Suffolk County Cops Hailed As Heroes For Rescuing Family From Fire

Two police officers on Long Island were being hailed as heroes Wednesday, after helping pull a family from a burning house.

12/31/2014

Neighbors Joseph Paravati sand Joe Palma have set up dueling light displays in Commack, Long Island. (Credit: CBS2)

L.I. Neighbors Engage In Friendly One-Upmanship In Holiday Displays

A friendly competition has been waged on Long Island over Christmas lights, pitting neighbor against neighbor.

12/19/2014

A patient enters a computerised tomography (CT) scan using X-rays and a computer to create detailed images of the inside of the body and functioning organs on January 23, 2014 at the Neurosciences rechearch Center CERMEP in Bron, near Lyon. AFP PHOTO / PHILIPPE MERLE (Photo credit PHILIPPE MERLE/AFP/Getty Images)

Tri-State Hospitals Researching Expansion Of Age Range For CT Scan Insurance Coverage

Insurance companies are now paying for costly CT scans for longtime smokers over the age of 55.

12/18/2014

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