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Hauppauge H.S. Wrestler Battles Life-Threatening MRSA

One of Hauppauge High School’s elite wrestlers, 16-year-old Nicholas Mauriello, was fighting for his life in a Suffolk County hospital room Tuesday, battling two bacterial infections.


L.I. School Bus Driver Dies Days After Tanker Crash

STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — A school bus driver has died of his injuries two days after an early morning crash involving a tanker truck on a Long Island highway.


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Cops: NYer Shoots, Wounds Lover’s Son, Kills Self

Police say a man shot and critically wounded his lover’s 27-year-old son before killing himself at their home on New York’s Long Island.