| Sep 30, 2011
| 12:57 PM
Police were called to a senior center in Merrick Wednesday morning to find two dogs viciously attacking an elderly woman.
The dogs, described as "Pit bull-type dogs"-- one grey and the other tan with a white stomach -- attacked the 62-year-old woman in...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 6:45 PM
Police are still hunting for a vicious pit bull that mauled a woman in the parking lot of a Merrick senior home Thursday. The two dogs -- a grey pit bull that was shot and killed after the attack, and a second tan-and-white pit that is till on the loose...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 12:57 PM
Two elementary schools in North Merrick, Long Island, are on lock-down while police search for the pit bull that mauled a 62-year-old woman last Thursday.
There are reports of a dog charging at an officer in the area, but it is unclear whether or not...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 2:24 PM
Doctors at Nassau University Medical Center say Shashi Sharma, 62, will stay for another two weeks before she will be well enough to go home.
One week after the horrific incident, PIX 11 is learning more about what happened that day from her head...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 6:37 PM
A pit bull involved in a brutal attack of a Long Island woman was shot dead Monday outside a daycare center, police said.
According to Nassau County Police, officers shot and killed the dog at about 3:15 p.m. outside Precious Kids II on Jerusalem...
| Jan 7, 2009
A New York doctor is demanding that his estranged wife pay him $1.5 million to compensate him for the kidney he gave her while they were still on good terms. Dr. Richard Batista spoke Wednesday to reporters at his lawyer's office in Garden City, Long...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jul 9, 2009
| 4:30 PM
???Desultory??? would be a good word to describe Thursday???s meeting of the Budget Review Committee of the Nassau County Legislature. ???Dispirited??? might work too. Committee chairwoman Judy Jacobs (D-Woodbury) explained that the gridlock in Albany...
| May 13, 2010
| 6:11 PM
A woman was wounded by an officer Thursday morning during a police raid on Long Island, PIX 11 News has learned.
According to authorities, the incident occurred at a two-story house located at 31 Lafayette Avenue in Hempstead shortly after 6 a.m....