| 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,...
| Jun 23, 2010
| 3:00 PM
They may never have closure, but Leah Walsh's family got their day in court as her killer husband was sentenced to 18 years to life in prison.
Leah's father Howard Hirschel described William Walsh as a monster.
"His whole purpose was to save his own...
| Jul 5, 2010
| 3:23 PM
A man driving his Mercedes-Benz against traffic on the Long Island Expressway slammed into an airport shuttle van just after 6 a.m. Monday.
Dave Richards, 30, of Hempstead, was drunk and speeding when he crashed near the Kissena Boulevard exit while...
| Jul 20, 2010
| 5:46 PM
The airport shuttle driver who was hit on the Long Island Expressway, by a drunk driver heading the wrong way on July 5, had his right leg amputated today at New York Hospital- Queens.
PIX 11 News has learned 65 year old John Rey has been battling...
| Jul 22, 2010
| 1:16 PM
The airport shuttle driver who was hit by a "wrong way" drunk driver on the Long Island Expressway on July 5 has died from his injuries, PIX 11 News has learned.
John Rey, 65, of Greenlawn died in the Intensive Care unit at New York Hospital-Queens at...
| Feb 1, 2010
| 5:46 AM
As the 'Smokey And The Bandit' theme song goes, "eastbound and down, loaded up and truckin," so goes the crowded Long Island Expressway.
According to the New York Metropolitan Transportation Council, some 20,000 trucks rock and roll through the jammed...
| Feb 24, 2010
| 6:07 PM
For those who battle traffic on the Long Island Expressway you know just how frustrating it can be. However, good news is on the horizon and apparently it's coming fast.
Federal stimulus dollars are being used right now, that could reduce traffic on...
| Nov 5, 2009
| 4:19 AM
Rush hour commuters may find their travel to and from Long Island extremely delayed Thursday morning.
At about 5:15 a.m., a tractor trailer travelling eastbound overturned and burst into flames on Long Island Expressway near South Oyster Bay in Syosset....
| May 18, 2008
While Suffolk County Executive Steve Levy wants state troopers to take over patrolling the Long Island Expressway and Sunrise Highway, a bipartisan letter signed by 20 Long Island Assembly members raises a half-dozen questions about the move. The letter,....