Rocky Point High School

High school wrestler Anthony Lucia, 15, was hospitalized for six days with MRSA in December 2014. His family is now suing the Rocky Point Union Free School District. (Credit: CBS2)

Lawsuit: Wrestling Mats To Blame For Rocky Point Student’s MRSA Infection

The family of a high school wrestler in Suffolk County has sued his school district for $12 million, claiming negligence caused the 15-year-old to contract a dangerous MRSA infection.


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Third Case Of MRSA At Long Island High School

A third student on the same sports team at Rocky Point High School on Long Island has been diagnosed with the bacterial infection known as MRSA.


Cheerleaders from Clarkstown North High School (credit: CBS 2)

Debate Over Whether Cheerleading Is A Sport Hits Albany

That debate is bubbling over this week in Albany, where some are asking the state Board of Regents to recognize competitive cheerleading as an “interscholastic sport.”


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L.I. New York State Police Investigator Nabbed By FBI On Child Porn Charges

SeanMichael Pagano, 37, of Mount Sinai, was being held without bail following his arrest Thursday on charges he downloaded videos depicting young girls engaged in sexual acts with adults. Pagano has worked as a high school and college lacrosse coach.