Nassau Police Overhauls Use-Of-Force Policy For OfficersThe Nassau County Police Department's refurbished use-of-force policy pushes de-escalation tactics and limits the use of the chokehold.
Experts: Treatment Must Improve For Heroin, Opioid AbuseThe opioid addiction crisis is claiming lives around the country, and the Tri-State Area has been hit particularly hard.
Dozen Female Warriors Honored In Nassau CountyA dozen female warriors who were instrumental in breaking down barriers to allow women to serve in all combat roles were honored in Nassau County Wednesday.
New Yorkers Encouraged To Go Car-Free In Honor Of Earth DayOfficials say they want the event to reduce emissions and bring attention to the need for more investment in mass transit.
Authorities Establish Safe Exchange Spaces For Long Island Craigslist UsersPolice on Long Island are trying to stop criminals who prey on the unsuspecting.
U.S. Postal Service Dropping Price Of Stamps By Two CentsBeginning Sunday, the price of a first-class stamp drops two cents, to 47 cents. U.S. Postal Service says the drop in stamp prices will cost them $2 billion a year in losses.
73-Year-Old LI Day Care Owner Arrested After Allegedly Screaming At ChildCarolyn Reid, 73, was arrested after allegedly screaming at the six-year-old girl after she refused to put on her seat belt, police said.
LI Researchers Rush To Save 'Cold-Stunned' Sea Turtles Washed On ShoreNearly 40 sea turtles have washed up frozen in the last month.
Health Republic Failure Creates Burden For Both NY Patients, Medical ProvidersMany people are still scrambling to change their health insurance after a major insurer, Health Republic, went belly up.
Kidney Donor Swap Brings 2 Women Together, Saves One Of ThemAn organ donor swap brought two women together, and saved one of their lives, in Nassau County.
Brentwood's 'Halloween Man' Delights Trick-Or-Treaters With Broadway-Style SongsSongwriter Jeff Michael opens up his Brentwood home for a yearly show filled with original Broadway-style Halloween tunes.
Surveillance Video Helps LI Cops Catch Serial House BurglarSuffolk County Police are crediting surveillance video to helping them catch a burglar who allegedly broke into at least 7 Long Island homes.