| Dec 22, 2008
VALLEY STREAM, N.Y. - An immigration activist group plans to rally Sunday at the Green Acres Wal-Mart where a seasonal worker was trampled to death by bargain hunters who crushed through the doors on Black Friday.
The protest and vigil to honor slain...
| Mar 19, 2009
HICKSVILLE, N.Y. (WPIX) -- Neither rain, nor snow, nor sleet, nor high gas prices could stop a U.S. Postal Service supervisor from siphoning gas out of a number of postal trucks and into take-home containers, according to the Nassau County officials.
| Apr 17, 2009
In a racially charged beating case in Roosevelt, a Nassau County grand jury has dismissed charges against the owner of a delicatessen and three workers there who were accused of attacking a black man outside the store.
The four men, who were charged with...
| 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-...
| May 19, 2009
In an attempt to get back at a police officer who gave him a speeding ticket, Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice says a former Nassau Child Protective Services supervisor illegally accessed the agency's confidential database with hopes of...
| May 20, 2009
On March 18, the day after little Olivia Rispanti choked to death on a carrot stick at the Carousel Day School in Hicksville, state officials shut down the center citing that the owner had no license to operate such a facility. Now Nassau County...
| Sep 11, 2009
| 11:00 AM
The Long Island Rail Road engineer accused of allowing a passenger to man the controls of a rush-hour train in July has been fired, LIRR officials announced Friday.
Ronald Cabrera, 40, was terminated following a two-month internal disciplinary review...
| Sep 17, 2009
| 11:43 AM
EAST MEADOW, N.Y. -- Authorities dismissed charges against four men accused of gang-raping a university student after the 18-year-old woman recanted her story.
"I'm so happy the truth finally came out," said Stalin Felipe, 19, outside the Nassau County...
| Sep 16, 2009
The 18-year-old Hofstra University student - who claimed a group of men raped her inside a dorm room - is recanting her story, sources tell PIX News.
The men accused of the crime - Rondell Bedward, Jesus Ortize, Kevin Tavera, Stalin Felipe - were...
| Sep 17, 2009
A prosecutor on Thursday was considering levying criminal charges against a Hofstra University student who claimed she was gang-raped by five men and then recanted her story.
The men accused of the crime - Rondell Bedward, Jesus Ortize, Kevin Tavera,...
| Sep 25, 2009
| 2:17 PM
The Hofstra freshman - who initially told police she was gang raped by five men and then recanted her story - will not face criminal charges, according to law enforcement officials.
Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice says 18-year-old Danmell...