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There are 11 sets of twins in one kindergarten class this year at a school in Lynbrook. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Lynbrook School Sees 11 Sets Of Twins In One Kindergarten Class

“As we had registration last winter we had five sets, then it turned into six and seven, and a few weeks ago we just got our 11th set of twins,” Principal Ellen Postman said.

15 hours ago

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Nassau County DA Hopeful Says Retweeted Threat Was A Mistake

Scotto said the incident is taking away from the real problems in Nassau County.

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Jonathan Moore (credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

Police: Suspect Arrested After LIE Crash, Chase That Left Man Seriously Hurt

Jonathan Moore, 26, was arrested after an overnight chase that police said began with a three-car crash just before midnight near exit 62 off the Long Island Expressway in Holtsville.


Nicole Noble, daycare worker accused of leaving two children at Bay Shore mall. (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Day Care Worker Who Left Toddlers Alone In Bay Shore Mall Gets Probation

A former day care worker who admitted she abandoned two children at a Long Island mall to “teach them a lesson” has been sentenced to probation.


Timothy Burzynski, 26, is charged with assault and criminal possession of a weapon . (Credit: Nassau County Police Department)

CBS2 Exclusive: LI Construction Worker Shot With Pellet Gun; Alleged Gunman Reportedly Blames Noise

Nassau County police said Timothy Burzynski, 26, fired the gun around noon Tuesday from his Merrick home because the construction noise was keeping him from sleeping,


Nico Fiorello stands at a press conference at Nassau County Medical Center on Sept. 2, 2015. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Beating The Odds: L.I. Teen Walks Again After Becoming Paralyzed In Swimming Accident

A Long Island teen is walking again months after he was paralyzed in a devastating swimming accident.


A suspect was wounded and a bystander was killed when NYPD officers opened fire, following an undercover gun deal gone bad in Mount Vernon. (Credit: CBS2)

Bystander Dies After Being Shot By NYPD During Undercover Gun Buy In Mount Vernon

Two bullets struck Felix Kumi as he stood on Beekman Avenue.


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Experts Urge Residents To Organize Disaster Relief Kits

Only 15 percent of Americans are prepared for a disaster, according to Allstate’s Paul Dellauniversita.


Oniel Sharpe Jr. appears in court in Central Islip, Long Island, on Aug. 27, 2015. (Credit: Pool/Newsday)

Charges Upgraded Against Driver In Southern State Parkway Crash That Killed 2 Kids, Their Dad

A driver pleaded not guilty Thursday to upgraded charges in a 100-mph crash that killed a man and his two children on Long Island.


Stephen Ruth is accused with tampering with red light cameras on Long Island. (credit: CBS2)

Long Island Man Explains Why He Moved Red Light Cameras

Stephen Ruth calls himself the “Red Light Robin Hood.”


The Whispering Pines condo community in Yaphank. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Residents At Yaphank Condo Community On Edge After Series Of Break-Ins

Police are investigating a number of break-ins inside a condominium community on Long Island.


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Pope Expected To Call For Acceptance Of Immigrants During US Visit

Father Stephen Grozio of the Church of St. Rosalie in Hampton Bays, where many immigrants worship, said the pope will focus on love and peace.


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LI School District Brings In New First Aid Kits That Could Save Lives

Connetquot Superintendent Linda Adams said the equipment can help in any emergency, not just a shooting.


FILE - A view of the entrance to Rikers Island penitentiary complex. (Photo credit EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Violence Worsening At Rikers Island

Violence reportedly skyrocketed at the jail complex in July, when there were 21 slashings and one stabbing, all involving gang members.


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Family Suing American Airlines After Man With Alzheimer’s Goes Missing From LaGuardia

The family spent three nightmarish days searching, hoping and praying that the man would be OK.