| May 9, 2011
| 7:39 AM
When it comes to unity, there may be no more shining example than the men and women we trust to protect us every day. In funeral after funeral this year alone, they came out in numbers to honor their fallen brothers and sisters. And today, up to 700...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 7:29 PM
If you have driven on the Long Island Expressway lately, you may have noticed a lot of empty billboards.
It's not a reflection of a bad economy, says Councilmember Peter Vallone Jr., it's a reflection of a bad choice by the City.
"The City passed a...
| Jan 10, 2011
| 7:36 AM
A motorcyclist is dead Monday after he was struck from behind on a highway by a speeding driver, who fled the scene but was caught a short time later by cops.
Police say the the motorocyclist was travelling eastbound on the Horace Harding Expressway at...
| Jan 20, 2011
| 3:15 AM
One of the four decomposed bodies found along Gilgo Beach has been identified as 22-year-old Megan Waterman, Suffolk Police Commissioner Richard Dormer confirmed Wednesday.
"To let all know ... the remains found have been confirmed to be my daughter,...
| Jan 24, 2011
| 10:53 AM
The three remaining bodies found near Jones Beach on Long Island have all been identified, Suffolk County police and the district attorney announced Monday.
They were identified as Melissa Barthelemy, 27, from the Bronx; Amber Lynn Costello, 27, from...
| Feb 10, 2011
| 7:59 AM
At the church where he was married, Nassau County Police Department Officer Michael Califano will be buried Thursday, six days after losing his life when a truck slammed into the police cruiser in which he was sitting.
Highway Officer Califano was 44-...
| Jul 4, 2011
| 7:01 PM
Courtney Rey Ahlsen of Greenlawn, Long Island drove her pick-up truck to the eastbound service road of the Long Island Expressway in Flushing, Queens Monday. She parked near 150th Street and carried a homemade poster to the fence. It read, "In Memory of...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 11:54 AM
An early morning drag race, where speeds reportedly reached 145 miles per hour, left one driver injured and a gas station up in flames, police said.
"These 2 cars are flying in the left and center lane and he said it actually rocked the car as they went...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 5:37 PM
A taxi ride from John F. Kennedy International Airport ended in death for a Utah woman on holiday -- and her driver, who lost control of his cab during that early Saturday morning rainstorm.
Authorities have identified them as Suzanne Nicholson, 60,...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 6:21 PM
The grieving family of a New York City cab driver who was killed in a rainy night accident on the Long Island Expressway reached out to the Utah relatives of the grandmother who died in the same crash, trying to shield her 11 year old grandson in the...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 10:03 AM
Rapper 50 Cent suffered neck and back injuries early Tuesday after his vehicle was rear ended by a truck on the Long Island Expressway in Queens.
The accident, which was first reported by his own website Thisis50.com, unraveled when a Mack truck...