| Sep 20, 2010
| 7:19 AM
A Stony Brook University residence hall was evacuated when a chemical irritant was released into the air, causing students to vomit Sunday night.
Hand College, one of the university's dormitories located in Tabler Quad, was evacuated when a chemical...
| Sep 21, 2010
| 4:38 PM
A Long Island grandmother is launching a multimillion-dollar malpractice suit against Brookhaven Memorial hospital after she claims doctors wrongly diagnosed her with both stomach and lung cancer and only had two months to live.
The ordeal began on...
| Oct 12, 2010
| 10:50 AM
Cleanup is underway after a storm overnight flooded streets, left a rare and thick layer of hail on the ground, sent a man to the hospital from a lightning strike and left NFL fans running for shelter during the Jets' primetime Monday night football game....
| Oct 12, 2010
| 5:17 PM
Not many people live to tell about it, and Phil Colacioppo knows he's lucky to be alive after getting struck by lightning coming from his car.
"I felt just a violent blow to my back and then I heard a tremendous bang and then next thing I was on the...
| Nov 4, 2010
| 9:00 PM
Phillies Ballgirl candidates will showcase their on-field and on-camera talent in hopes of becoming a Phillies Ballgirl. Tryouts will test the candidates’ physical abilities, knowledge of baseball and interpersonal skills. Current ballgirls and...
| May 17, 2010
They are some of the most troubled children that psychiatrists ever see. They have raging tempers and engage in reckless behaviors that frequently land them in the principal's office, even the hospital. But are they bipolar?
In the last 15 years,...
| May 24, 2010
| 12:23 PM
A construction worker was shot to death while he was sitting in his car in Lake Ronkonkoma Monday morning, Suffolk County police said.
Raymond Hirt, 51, a construction worker from Mastic Beach, was parked on Beach Street, just south of nearby...
| Jun 6, 2010
| 7:55 AM
Two people suffered severe burns Saturday after the small plane they were traveling in crashed into a building near MacArthur Airport in Bohemia.
A student pilot and a flight instructor were practicing landing at the airport when the plane went down...
| Jun 14, 2010
After age 50, daily stress and worry take a dive and happiness increases, according to an analysis of more than 340,000 adults questioned about the emotions they experienced "yesterday."
The research, published online in the journal Proceedings of the...
| Jun 11, 2010
| 3:23 PM
A few weeks ago Rene Campos, 29, was splitting wood with a log splitter and accidentally chopped off his hand.
However, instead of panicking, Campos remained unbelievably calm and actually began give directions to a co-worker.
"I saw my hand fly off,"...
| Jun 21, 2010
| 11:17 AM
A Long Island woman who lost a thumb and two forefingers last year after someone threw a lit M-80 firecracker at her from a passing car, has plenty to be thankful for after doctors successfully amputated her toe to replace her missing thumb.