| Sep 19, 2011
| 7:40 PM
Imagine waking up to a stranger saying that to you on a Monday morning while holding a knife to your neck. It's exactly what happened to Ghulam Sumra in his Bellmore home on Monday morning. Sumra had only one response, "I don't have any money. I'm old...
| May 14, 2009
The 65-year-old wife of a national mattress retailer, allegedly killed by their mentally ill son, knew tremendous business success, while battling deep heartache.
Kay Barragan, a mother of four, watched her 27-year-old daughter, Beatrice, die in 2003....
| May 28, 2009
The two students struck by a reversing garbage truck at Farmingdale State College Tuesday were chatting and may have been distracted before the accident that killed one of them, Suffolk police said Wednesday.
Aresh Saqib, 21, told detectives that he...
| Oct 27, 2010
| 1:30 PM
A Long Island man hanged himself Tuesday night in Nassau County jail just hours after a judge found him guilty in the death of a man that occurred in 2004, officials announced Wednesday.
Herve Jeannot, 30, who was convicted of killing Bobby Calabrese,...
| Nov 11, 2010
| 12:56 PM
An off-duty NYPD officer was killed Thursday after the vehicle he was traveling in jumped a curb and smashed a tree, officials said.
According to authorities, the officer along with another individual were traveling in the 1994 Honda along Carmen...
| Jan 6, 2010
Be honest. How likely is it that you'll follow through on your New Year's resolution?
Not very, the experts say.
"Eighty percent of resolutions are lying on the floor by the end of January," said Alan Manevitz, a psychiatrist at NewYork-Presbyterian...
| Jun 22, 2009
| 11:34 AM
It's the last thing you'd expect to find in a Timberland shoebox.
According to police, a baby girl who was just a day old, was found alive, wrapped in a blanket inside the box placed in the lobby of 5 Lafayette Avenue in Hempstead Sunday at 9:21 p.m....
| Jun 24, 2009
| 1:32 PM
NEW YORK - A newborn girl is hospitalized after being found abandoned in a shoebox in the lobby of a Long Island apartment building.
A resident discovered the baby girl Sunday night.
The baby was dressed in two garments and wrapped in a blanket. The...
| Jul 20, 2009
| 12:25 PM
Officials on Long Island responding to a call in Hicksville, were almost in need of emergency care themselves, after the woman who called them for help began attacking them.
Courtney Anderson, 27, who was arrested and charged with three counts of assault...
| Jul 21, 2009
A teenaged bicyclist who was changing a flat tire is dead after a drunk motorcyclist crashed into him Monday night.
The name of the bicyclist was not immediately available, though state police identified the victim as a 19-year-old from Dix Hills.
| Jul 30, 2009
An accident at a yogurt factory in East Farmingdale Tuesday afternoon left two workers injured, police said.
At 5:49pm, Leyla Sabillion, 29, of Wyandanch and Argelia Ayala, 31, of Lindenhurst suffered injuries while working at the Sabra Dipping Company...