A Long Island father accidentally backed his SUV over his 2-year-old son, killing him. But instead of drowning in their grief, he and his family pushed for a new law to end this driveway danger.
An elderly man is dead, and his wife is fighting for her life — both of them victims of a head-on collision that police said was caused by drag racers.
According to authorities, 32-year-old Everardo Nieto, was drunk when his Ford dump truck crossed into the opposite lane on Jericho Turnpike and smashed into a Mercedes.
Congress is approaching the Dec. 3 deadline for refunding the Heating Assistance Program and many Americans are worried about getting their assistance.
Winter weather will be upon the tri-state soon enough, but state and federal programs designed to assist homeowners heat their homes could soon run out of money.
An optimistic spike in ridership over the summer on the Long Island Rail Road has turned into disappointment.
It’s short-term pain for long-term gain, says Long Island Rail Road spokesman Sam Zambuto.
Authorities say no explosive device was found at a Long Island building that houses offices belonging to Cablevision Systems Corp.