| Jun 23, 2010
| 4:16 PM
NEW YORK -- Some recounted their days at a smoldering ground zero. Some fought back tears. Some complained that no amount of money would make them whole.
Despite the mixed emotions, most of the 9/11 responders who appeared Wednesday at a daylong...
| Dec 3, 2009
| 2:34 PM
Hofstra football has turned out some of the best players in the NFL. However, on Thursday the University sacked it's Division 1 football program essentially stating it's just not worth it.
"It's devastating," Hofstra Junior Rashad Swanson told PIX News....
| Aug 4, 2009
The Town of Hempstead's hearing Tuesday on the environmental impacts of the proposed Lighthouse project surrounding Nassau Coliseum is expected to attract more people than the 1,150-seat venue on the nearby Hofstra University campus can hold.
| Dec 30, 2009
| 10:00 AM
A Hofstra University sophomore on a snowboarding trip in Vermont died on Christmas Eve in an accident that caused massive internal injuries, according to Vermont State Police.
Alex Westphal, 20, was on a three-day vacation with his family at Killington...
| Feb 20, 2010
| 3:55 PM
David Paterson launched his campaign for a full four-year term as New York's governor Saturday with a combative campaign speech that mocked recent reports about his job performance and personal life.
"After all you have heard, there's one rumor I will...
| Aug 14, 2008
EUGENE O'NEILL'S "Last Will and Testament of an Extremely Distinguished Dog" is making the rounds of pet lovers' e-mails again.
"I would like to believe...that there is a Paradise," wrote the playwright, anthropomorphizing the thoughts of Blemie, his...
| Aug 14, 2008
Irv Gikofsky, also known as Mr. G, the PIX News at Ten weather expert, has been delivering forecasts on New York television for almost 30 years.
New York's most popular TV weatherman, Mr. G, began his career as a school teacher at Albert Einstein...
| Oct 15, 2008
A lot of excitement is in the air on the Hofstra University campus in Hempstead. Students and faculty are counting down the hours to the third and final debate between John McCain and Barack Obama. Long Island reporter Rob Hoell checked out all the...
| Feb 26, 2009
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (WPIX) -- A Hofstra University student is facing charges he drove off in a fire chief's official SUV, causing several accidents that left ten people injured, including himself.
According to authorities, the incident unraveled when the...
| Oct 8, 2008
NASHVILLE -- John McCain and Barack Obama tussled over taxes, diplomacy and personal judgment in an often testy debate Tuesday night that featured none of the raw character attacks that have lately dominated the presidential campaign.
After another day...
| Sep 15, 2009
| 5:25 AM
An 18-year-old female student was gang-raped on her college campus early Sunday morning and police have now arrested four of her five alleged attackers.
The female student was on the grounds of the Hofstra University campus, located at 1000 Hempstead...