| Sep 5, 2014
| 12:53 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York man was sentenced to life in prison without parole on Friday for fatally shooting a police officer during a traffic stop on Long Island and killing a second man in an attempt to escape, the local prosecutor said.
| Jun 24, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Jesse Friedman looked composed but slightly weary Tuesday morning as he sat in a rented mini-bus en route from Manhattan's Upper East Side to a press conference at the Nassau County Supreme Court, where he was about to begin the latest chapter in the...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 7:33 PM
Darrell Fuller was able to see daylight Thursday. The alleged murderer won't be seeing much more of it in the future as Nassau County prosecutors charged him with first-degree murder in Tuesday's shooting deaths of Nassau County Police Officer Arthur...
| May 6, 2011
| 12:10 PM
Teen pop star Justin Bieber will appear in a public service announcement for Nassau County public schools in exchange for criminal charges to be dropped against his manager who authorities claim perpetuated a dangerous environment during a mall appearance...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 4:36 PM
The SAT / ACT cheating scandal in New York has led to 13 more arrests. Long Island authorities announced the additional arrests in a scandal that involved students from elite high schools paying others to take college entrance exams for them....
| Mar 27, 2012
| 9:36 PM
The millions of students who take the SAT and ACT each year will face tighter security beginning this fall, under new measures aimed at curbing test-taker impersonations....
| Jun 29, 2011
| 10:27 AM
A Long Island pediatrician has been indicted by a grand jury on charges of sexual abuse of girls as young as 11-years old, Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced Wednesday.
Dr. Rakesh Punn, 53, of Bethpage was previously charged nearly a...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 8:41 AM
A classic car repairman has been charged with grand larceny for stealing three 1930’s cars, selling them, and keeping the money, said Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice Thursday.
Joseph Simeona, 71, of Torrington, Conn., owned a Glen...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 11:48 AM
A Long Island music teacher has been charged with sexually abusing at least 14 students that were under his supervision, authorities announced Wednesday.
According to Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice, John E. Benstock, 47, of Bayville was...
| Dec 2, 2010
| 1:42 PM
A Long Island woman faces up to a year in jail after police say she failed to provide food and medical care for her two-year-old Great Dane who ultimately died.
According to authorities, Rose Neira, 30, of Farmingdale was arrested Thursday by Nassau...
| Mar 29, 2011
| 7:18 AM
Getting quality mulch may not be that high on your priority list, but it may be something to think about as you start your spring gardening.
Nassau District Attorney Kathleen Rice says they busted an Island Park businessman and charged him with selling...