| Jun 17, 2009
| 12:28 PM
A man carrying his 2-year-old son was struck by a minivan while attempting to cross the Long Island Expressway Tuesday night, sending the toddler flying nearly 50 feet across the roadway, PIX News has learned.
According to the Suffolk County Sheriffs...
| Oct 12, 2010
She's gotta do it: write in the language of the people she knows, filling the pitcher to overflowing. It started with "Aquaboogie," linked stories set in her hometown of Riverside, peopled with her people, perched on the sides of dry river beds, always...
| Nov 16, 2010
| 1:46 PM
A Long Island woman was arrested and charged Tuesday after police say she got behind the wheel drunk and drove down the wrong way of the Long Island Expressway, ultimately crashing into an oncoming vehicle.
According to Nassau County police, both drivers...
| Jan 20, 2010
| 2:20 PM
A Nassau County detective is in police custody for allegedly into another car and leaving the scene of the crash in which a person was injured.
The incident occurred on Jan. 2 when Detective Sergeant Williams Kaul, 48, was driving an unmarked cop car...
| Jan 24, 2010
| 5:50 AM
Police say all lanes of New York's Long Island Expressway have reopened a day after a fuel truck flipped and exploded on the highway, killing the driver.
The eastbound lanes of the highway that connects the suburbs to New York City remained closed...
| Jul 18, 2009
A security guard was held at gunpoint while robbers wearing bandannas stole 17 plasma televisions from a Jericho hotel under construction, Nassau police said.
Around 12:05 a.m. Saturday, the 52-year-old security guard was patrolling the west exterior...
| Sep 8, 2009
An early morning three-alarm fire broke out in Queens Tuesday morning.
At 6am, firefighters arrived at a two-story brick commercial building at 50-10 27 Street in Long Island City. Fire officials declared the blaze three-alarms by 6:23am.
| Oct 6, 2009
| 5:01 PM
A Suffolk County Highway Patrol Officer is lucky to be alive after being hit by a suspected drunk driver. The man who hit him remains in critical condition and will most likely face criminal charges.
The rear of the Suffolk Highway police cruiser was...
| May 20, 2010
| 11:59 AM
A Long Island man -- who staged an elaborate scam to make it seem as though his wife had been carjacked -- pleaded guilty Thursday to strangling her to death inside their Bethpage apartment before dumping her body in a wooded area off the Long Island...
| May 25, 2010
| 8:15 AM
Suffolk County Police have arrested a man in the murder of a Long Island woman who suspiciously vanished in March, and whose body was discovered just off the Long Island Expressway.
Chad Johnson was charged with the second-degree murder for the death...
| Jun 9, 2010
| 10:52 AM
A Long Island man was busted driving drunk early Wednesday after police spotted him rocketing along the Long Island Expressway in a 2005 Maserati – at more than 110 mph.
The coupe was clocked rocketing westbound on the LIE at 113 mph Wednesday morning,...