| Apr 27, 2012
| 11:49 AM
A house fire on Long Island claimed the lives of two men late Thursday and critically injured one woman, police said.
According to authorities, the fire broke out sometime before 11 p.m. at the home on Broadway in Mastic. Firefighters were called to...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 3:31 PM
64 year old Robert Drake Brownell had just left Virginia several months ago to re-connect with his son on Long Island--a son he'd left behind years ago, because of divorce. Last night, Brownell was killed with his long-time friend, Doug DeSouza, in...
| May 15, 2012
Textaholics beware! Now, in Fort Lee, N.J., not only can you not text and drive, you can't text and walk.
Police have started handing out $85 jaywalking tickets to pedestrians who are caught texting while walking.
"It's a big distraction. Pedestrians...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 7:34 PM
Three weekends in a row last November, Molly Rovzar traveled to the East Coast.
Rovzar racked up the frequent flier miles with her XTeam club girls' lacrosse team. First there was a tournament in Maryland, then another tournament in Maryland, then a...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 9:46 AM
As revered poet Maya Angelou once wrote, when "someone tells you who they are -- believe them."
That was truly the case for one Long Island man who was sporting a t-shirt proclaiming "I'm a drunk" when he crashed his vehicle with a Suffolk County...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 11:45 AM
A Long Island teen is lucky to be alive after being struck by lightning this weekend.
According to officials, 18-year-old Nicole Burke was hit at Heckscher State Park in Huntington at about 6 p.m Sunday. The teen was struck during a passing thunderstorm....
| Apr 3, 2009
| 9:46 AM
Comedian George Burns once cracked that "sex at age 90 is like trying to shoot pool with a rope." Clearly, he was speaking for his own generation.
Today's seniors, their sex lives liberated long ago by one pill and extended indefinitely by another,...
| Dec 12, 2009
| 4:41 PM
A Long Island man is accused of shooting another man in the face during an argument outside of his Port Jefferson home.
According to police, Michael Perkowski, 21, was smoking a cigarette outside his home around 2:05 p.m. Friday when he asked a group...
| Jun 17, 2009
| 3:16 PM
Two young brothers from Mount Sinai are listed in critical condition Wednesday after being rescued from the family pool by their older brothers, according to Suffolk County police.
Emmanuel Paul, 5, and his brother Jeffrey Paul, 2, were reportedly...
| Jun 20, 2009
A Mount Sinai man was arrested on charges of slashing a teenager during an argument Friday, police said.
Tyreek Terry, 19, of Island Trail, is charged with assault and scheduled to be arraigned Saturday at First District Court in Central Islip.
| Jun 22, 2009
A Long Island senior faces drunk driving charges as the result of a deadly accident Saturday afternoon in Suffolk County, that killed an internationally renowned professor from SUNY Stony Brook, that's according to a report in Newsday.