| 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 3, 2010
| 9:44 AM
Whenever a lacrosse match begins, Matt Bellando knows he's usually going to be the smallest player on the field.
In fact, Bellando has gotten used to it.
Undeterred by much larger defenders, Bellando has compensated for his lack of size with a...
| 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.
| Oct 26, 2009
| 9:44 AM
A local marine who was initially denied emergency leave to see his premature newborn daughter, will be reuniting with his family this week.
Marine Lance Cpl. Keith Wagenhauser is expected to be home by Tuesday night, New York Sen. Charles Schumer...
| Oct 30, 2009
| 11:24 AM
A local marine - who was initially denied emergency leave to see his premature newborn daughter - reunited with his family on Friday at Stony Brook University Medical Center on Long Island.
Lance Cpl. Keith Wagenhauser, a Middle Island native, arrived at...
| Nov 1, 2009
A Long Island woman accused of fatally stabbing her husband more than a dozen times pleaded not guilty Saturday.
Kathleen Prisco attacked her husband during a domestic dispute at their Fort Salonga home Friday, prosecutors said. Cops found Ralph Prisco,...
| 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...