Three Alarm Blaze Wrecks Stores In InwoodMore than 100 firefighters responded to the fire, which started at around 11 p.m. Tuesday night. Fortunately nobody was reported inside any of the stores at the time.
Nassau Cop Shot, Suspect Dead, After Early Morning Incident In East MeadowPolice say for some reason a struggle broke out, the suspect -- identified as 41-year-old Duane Oxley -- fought for the officers gun and the officer was shot in the leg. The suspect was shot and killed by a second police officer.
9/11 Memorial Celebrates One Million VisitorsIt took a decade for families of those who died on 9/11/01 to have a place to go to mourn their loss. Finally, back in September, on the 10 year anniversary of the terrible attacks at Ground Zero, the memorial opened.
Tuesday's Mega Millions Jackpot Hits $206 MillionThe jackpot has been building since Nov. 1. There were no winners during Friday's drawing, bringing the total to a whopping $206 million.
Retailers Clean Up As Shoppers Flock To Tri-State Area Stores For Post-Christmas ReturnsLots of folks will be returning gifts that aren't quite right, and also using their newly-received gift cards, and many retail chains are running special promotions.
Christmas Celebrated At St. Patrick's Cathedral And Around The WorldArbishop Timothy Dolan called Christmas a booster shot of hope for New York, and the world.
Officer Glenn Estrada, Partner Of Slain NYPD Cop, Promoted To Detective In Emotional Ceremony He valiantly captured the alleged gunman who shot and killed his partner and on Friday, the NYPD honored its newest detective.
Suspects In Shooting Death Of Det. Peter Figoski Plead Not Guilty All five suspect were formally arraigned. Brooklyn DA Charles Hynes said there will be no plea bargains and all five defendants will go to trial.
Emerson Hill Residents On Edge After Rash Of BurglariesThe upscale neighborhood -- known for its expensive, gated homes and panoramic views of the Verrazano Bridge -- has been plagued by a rash of burglaries in recent weeks.
NYPD Officer Shot And Killed During Burglary In Cypress HillsInvestigators said Officer Peter Figoski, 47, was shot in the face while responding to a break-in just before 2:30 a.m. Monday at an apartment on Pine Street in Cypress Hills.
A Heartwarming Surprise: Marine Reunites With Younger Brother At L.I. School Instead of chatting with his big brother on Skype, Emilio Pereira got a tremendous surprise when he met him in person Friday.