The Long Island Rail Road will excavate nearly 5,000 tons of contaminated soil at seven substations in Queens and Nassau County.
Nassau County Consumer Affairs Commissioner Madeline Farley said the tanks at the BP gas station on Carmen Avenue in Westbury had 5 inches of water in them, and at least five vehicles broke down as a result.
Police have released a sketch and surveillance video of a man wanted in connection with a murder in Mineola.
One person in the car was injured and taken to Brookhaven Memorial Hospital.
Jonathan Parra, 19, faces unlawful surveillance charges.
Nine bills, including a similar one to Kaminsky’s, passed the state Senate this past week.
Erik Johnson said he was in New Jersey for his cousin’s wake when all of a sudden, he felt a severe burning on his leg — his iPhone 5C had exploded in his front pocket.
A Long Island man was caught Friday morning driving in the HOV lane with a fake passenger in his vehicle, Suffolk County police said.
A Long Island woman whose house was severely damaged in a fire alleges her insurance company refuses to pay her claim because she owns a pit bull.
The 22-year-old woman says she was sexually assaulted in a dorm room in January 2014 and left with numerous bruises, including on her neck.
The man showed the girls a box of condoms, asked them if they would appear in an adult video with him and then showed them pornographic images on his cellphone, authorities said.
After the Westbury community came together and fought the plan to bring a casino to their neighborhood, a lawmaker has proposed a bill that would halt gaming facilities in Nassau and Suffolk counties.
The frigid temperatures made it particularly tough for firefighters to battle the fire as the water from hoses froze almost on impact.
Winter is keeping its icy grip on the Tri-State area as Arctic air continues to plunge the region into a deep freeze.
A witness saw a woman throw the puppy, a 3-month-old black lab, into a clothing bin at a shopping center at the intersection of Middle Country Road and South Coleman Road, Suffolk County SPCA Chief Roy Gross said.