| Oct 12, 2011
| 5:58 PM
The investigation into cheating on the SAT college entrance exams, which started with seven arrests in Great Neck North High School, has spread to at least two other school districts in Nassau County, Long Island.
District Attorney, Kathleen Rice, told...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 7:09 AM
Longstanding Nassau County legislator John Ciotti tries to distance himself from accusations of racism and sexism after two of the Republican legislator's campaign workers tried to intimidate a volunteer at the office of Ciotti's Democratic opponent,...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 4:29 PM
Days after operatives for a Republican candidate were captured on video using racist and sexist language while placing signs for their candidate on their opponent's campaign headquarters, the Democratic opponent got major legal firepower on his side,...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 8:59 AM
The recent SAT cheating scandal on Long Island gained national media attention and had some lawmakers demanding tougher test security. SAT officials will testify on Tuesday about the scandal before a State Senate committee at Farmingdale State College....
| Nov 22, 2011
| 1:58 PM
Over a dozen new students paraded past reporters Tuesday morning, many covering their faces as they turned themselves in to be arrested and arraigned as part of the investigation into the ongoing SAT cheating scandal rocking the affluent towns of Long...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 3:57 PM
47-year-old Raymond Roth -- the one-time “missing Jones Beach Swimmer” -- stepped out of a New York State Park Police vehicle wearing sneakers and handcuffs Wednesday.
Investigators say he conspired late last month with his son Jonathan to...
| 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...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 11:56 AM
A Long Island man was arrested and charged with animal cruelty after authorities uncovered a severely emaciated and injured pitbull in his backyard, as well as the body of a dead pitbull, officials said.
According to authorities, Reuben Phillips, 33, was...
| Nov 22, 2011
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
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....
| May 12, 2009
A teenage volunteer firefighter was indicted Tuesday by a Nassau County grand jury on multiple murder charges for allegedly setting the blaze that killed a mother and her three children.
19-year-old Caleb Lacey, a volunteer fireman for the Lawrence-...