Kyra's Law: Long Island Mother Pushing Bills To Protect Children In Custody Battles Involving Abusive ParentsJacqueline Franchetti's 2-year-old daughter was allowed a court-sanctioned visit with her dad while the parents were in a bitter custody dispute. He did the unthinkable, killing his daughter before taking his own life.
'Our Guardian Angel'; Long Island Teen Spots Neighbors' Home Burning, Rushes In To Save FamilyA courageous teenager helped save an entire family and their dog from a ferocious fire on Long Island.
Town Of Hempstead Beaches Suspend Swimming After More Shark Sightings Off Long IslandAn official said the shutdown was a precaution they had to take after multiple sharks were spotted along the shoreline.
Police Arrest Michael Wright, 34, For Deadly Shooting At July 4th Block Party In Roosevelt, NYAccording to investigators, one person was killed and two were injured when Wright opened fire at the crowded, annual block party in Roosevelt.
Stony Brook Medicine Helps Bring Vital Information To The Public Through Healthy Libraries ProgramThe Healthy Libraries program reached over 900 people during the pandemic. Beginning September, it will expand from five libraries to eight in Suffolk County.
Investigators Say Speed May Have Been A Factor In Crash That Killed 5 Young People In QuogueThe medical examiner is conducting an autopsy and toxicology report.
Jones Beach Lifeguard Bitten In Water; No Shark Spotted, But Patrols Intensify On Long IslandOfficials said the lifeguard was in the water when he felt a bite on his left calf and reportedly saw a fin.
Girls Donate Hair To Charity Specializing In Wigs For Children With CancerThere's nothing more rewarding than helping people in need. These two girls from New York learned that at an early age. They donated their hair for a good cause.
Shock, Anguish After 5 Young People Die In Head-On Crash In Quogue; 'Just Unbelievable'Anguished friends and relatives returned to the devastating scene Monday with tearful gestures of support, unable to fathom that five young people are dead and a sixth is clinging to life, following a weekend head-on crash on a curve along Montauk Highway in the Village of Quogue.
Police: 5 Killed In Head-On Crash On Montauk Highway In QuogueFour people were pronounced dead at the scene. A fifth victim was pronounced dead at the hospital and a sixth person was in critical condition, police said.
'God Is Not Sleeping': Grief-Stricken Family Calls For Suspect In Deadly Long Island Stabbing To Turn Himself InSuffolk Police say Sandra McIntosh was found stabbed along Woodland Avenue in Holtsville about four miles away from her home around 8 p.m. Thursday night.
3 Fatally Shot Inside Farmingville Apartment, Police InvestigatingA baby, under a year old, was also found, unharmed, in the apartment.
Dog Tags Lost In 1967 Returned To Vietnam War Veteran From Long IslandThe Marine does not remember losing the tags, but he now has them back to go along with his Silver Star and four Purple Hearts.
Nassau County Boosts Shark Patrols After Recent Sightings Off Long Island BeachesCounty officials said they don't want to frighten anyone, but shark activity off the shore is up with an unprecedented 20 sightings last year.
State Department Temporarily Shuts Down Online Booking System For Passport Appointments, Adding Frustration To Post-Pandemic BacklogThe State Department has temporarily removed the online booking system for appointments on its website. It's the latest frustration for many trying to get passports.