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Long Island Cabbie Files Suit Against DA, Police Chief & 8 College Students

A Long Island cab driver has filed a lawsuit claiming he was falsely arrested after some college students refused to pay a fare and threatened him with a Nassau County police connection.

03/14/2014

Brittany Louis (Credit: CBS 2)

Chili’s Waitress On Long Island Accused Of Stealing Customers’ Credit Card Information

Waitress Brittany Louis, 24, was arrested at the restaurant on Thursday for allegedly stealing credit card information from customers for three months with a simple skimmer device, detectives said.

03/14/2014

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Home Gardens In Need Of Some TLC Amid Rough Winter

With spring only two weeks away, it’s time for a little garden rehabilitation.

03/06/2014

Jasmine Joseph

Family Searches For Long Island Woman Missing Since Monday

The family of a 22-year-old Long Island woman was conducting an all-out search for her this weekend.

03/01/2014

Long Island Parking Garage Plan

Architects Unveil Designs That Rethink Parking Structures On Long Island

Imagine a parking garage doubling as a concert venue, a fairground, or a skating rink. Some of the best and brightest architects unveiled their designs Thursday from the parking lot of the future.

01/16/2014

Mall Safety

Paramus Mall Gunfire Sparks Angst From Tri-State Shoppers

Shoppers were on edge across the Tri-State Area Tuesday, as worried parents tried to explain the latest random violence to their children.

11/05/2013

Roosevelt Field Mall

Wing Of Long Island Mall Evacuated Due To Smoky Conditions

The Roosevelt Field Mall on Long Island was partially evacuated Tuesday, after smoky conditions at a Macy’s store.

10/08/2013

Suffolk County Police continue to investigate the death of singer Saundra Simonee (credit: CBS 2)

Friends, Colleagues Stunned By Long Island Church Singer’s Death

Stunned reaction continued Tuesday from friends of Long Island church singer Saundra Simonee, whose body was found dumped in a parking lot last week.

10/01/2013

Nassau County Police Big DL

Woman, 4-Year-Old Boy Killed In Crash In Westbury, Long Island

Two people were killed Sunday morning in a crash on Long Island.

09/29/2013

Credit cards. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Men Caught Using Fraudulent Credit Cards On Long Island

Nassau County loss prevention officers halted a credit card scheme in action this week, yielding surprising results.

09/07/2013

Matthew Levine (credit: Nassau County Police)

Police: L.I. Man Breaks Into Home, Hits Sleeping Child With Mop

The incident happened at a home on Foster Lane in Westbury around 1 a.m. Friday, police said.

08/16/2013

Palm trees on Long Island (credit: CBS 2)

Long Islanders Bring The Tropics Home With Palm Trees Gaining Popularity

There are 2,400 species and dozens of palm varieties. The warm-weather trees are touted as cold-hardy and can withstand temperatures that dip to zero degrees.

07/08/2013

Suffolk County Police Cruiser (file / credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Police: Three Children Struck By SUV In Huntington Station

A 3-year-old girl suffered a lacerated finger, an 11-year-old girl suffered a minor head injury, and 6-year-old boy was hospitalized with a serious head injury, authorities said.

06/22/2013

FILE - Shopping carts sit inside a Target store (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Police: L.I. Teen Robs Family After Quitting Job At Target

Keddy Oliver is charged with two counts of third-degree robbery and two counts of endangering the welfare of a child.

06/11/2013

Customers at this Westbury dry cleaners were left hanging, when the store owner was evicted. (Credit CBS 2)

Solution Found For Long Island Residents Who Thought They Were Being Taken To The Cleaners

A long line of frustrated customers were waiting outside of what used to be Lewis Cleaners in Westbury on Friday, when a truck filled with their clothing finally arrived to bring relief.

06/07/2013

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