| Nov 23, 2011
| 4:29 AM
Pit bulls mauled a Nassau County woman so badly that some people didn't expect her to survive the late September attack. On Tuesday, however, Shashi Sharma, 62, talked about her successful recovery before heading home for the first time in eight weeks....
| Oct 2, 2012
| 7:46 PM
Family members are gathered near the bedside of the 57 year old Nassau County Police Officer who is fighting for his life after suffering horrific injuries when he was struck by a car while doing his job.. He remains in intensive care while Nassau...
| 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....
| 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...
| 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...
| Aug 2, 2009
| 1:16 PM
Nassau police have identified South Jamaica resident Roopnarine Gopaul and his 5-year-old son Christopher as the victims of yesterday's personal watercraft accident in Lawrence.
Gopaul, 42, of 142nd Street, was riding a 1998 Yamaha Jet Ski in Crooked...