| Sep 25, 2009
| 10:27 AM
A Ronkonkoma man is fighting for his life Friday, after police said he was brutally stabbed in an incident authorities are calling "a confrontational-type burglary."
According to Suffolk County police, Roger Monteforte, 68, was in bed when he awoke to an...
| Oct 8, 2009
| 5:53 AM
Drastic changes may be coming to the State University of New York system.
SUNY colleges may be forced to eliminate programs, boost class sizes and reduce course offerings. These changes comes on the heels of an order from Gov. David A. Paterson this week...
| Oct 20, 2009
| 1:35 PM
A member of the U.S. Marine Corps. has been denied the right to see his baby, who was born prematurely and now clinging to life, PIX News has learned.
Cristal Wagenhauser, 21, gave birth to Madison Rose on Oct. 3 at St. Catherine Siena Medical Center...
| Aug 10, 2010
Heat. Burning. Itching. Blistering. It's hard to sleep, or even put on clothes. Now you regret staying out in the sun too long and coming down with a case of garden-variety sunburn.
One of the best remedies can be found right at home, says Dr. Tara...
| Sep 10, 2010
| 6:05 PM
A man is accused of stabbing his girlfriend to death before fatally shooting a friend and leading police on a chase which ultimately ended in his death, according to Suffolk County police.
The incident unfolded around 2:30 a.m. when someone on Atlantic...
| 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...
| Apr 9, 2010
| 5:36 PM
Imagine being halfway through college to be told next semester you and your classmates are no longer welcome.
It's happening at the Southampton campus of Stony Brook University.
"We really had the rugged pulled out from under us," student Caroline Dwyer...
| Apr 12, 2010
| 2:50 PM
Hundreds of students from Stony Brook's Southampton campus -- which is slated to close by the end of the summer -- marched more than 12 miles to Stony Brook University to protest the administration's decision to shut down most of the campus.
| May 18, 2010
Arthur Plowden has become a pioneering patient for a new kind of heart pump that his doctors say offers lifesaving technology for people running low on options.
Doctors at Stony Brook University Medical Center recently attached to Plowden's heart a...