A Central Islip man was arrested early Monday after he fired a rifle into the ground in an effort to stop three women from fighting in his driveway, police said.
A Suffolk County police officer was injured when a tractor-trailer hit his patrol car at a construction site on the Long Island Expressway early Monday, a department spokeswoman said.
Authorities say a man trying to board a flight at LaGuardia Airport was arrested after 18 pounds of marijuana was discovered in his checked baggage.
A gathering of mostly Nepalese immigrants knelt in prayer and lit candles Sunday night at the Asamai Hindu Temple in Hicksville to show support and solidarity for the victims of the deadly Nepal earthquake.
Suffolk Legislature Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory (D-Amityville) says he is âactively looking atâ a run against Rep. Peter King (R-Seaford) next year and has already met with Democrats in Washington about his possible candidacy.
The potential 2016 GOP presidential candidate
A Holocaust survivor and a former Nazi guard did something totally unexpected: They embraced.
What are the happiest countries in the world? According to a recent report called the "World Happiness Report 2015," Switzerland, Iceland and Denmark top the list, with the United States coming in at No.
A Brooklyn man driving a Daily News delivery truck has died after a collision with another vehicle at a Brooklyn intersection.
Joseph D. Loney may have seemed to have a daredevil streak -- from guiding his Cessna through the clouds to scuba diving in caves 150 feet underwater.
Shelter, fuel, food, medicine, power, news, workers â Nepal's earthquake-hit capital was short on everything Monday as its people searched for lost loved ones, sorted through rubble for their belongings and struggled to provide for their families' needs.
Beaver BatÂ Co.Â founder and owner Peter Curti began his baseball bat businessÂ in OceansideÂ 5 years ago at the beginning of his retirement. He has since turned it into a small, but in high demand, company.
Over the past few years, many Long Island diners have switched from 24/7 availability to round-the-clock service on weekends only. Marino Frangomihalos, owner of the Broadway Diner in Hicksville, went over to 24-hour weekends two years ago.
The Jets have done an extraordinary amount of homework on Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota, the top quarterbacks in this year's draft. And although it's possible they'll be in position to draft one of them -- even if it means trading up a few spots from sixth -- it's more likely that Winston and Mariota, the past two winners of the Heisman Trophy, will be off the board by the time the Jets pick Thursday night.
Bernice Cohen Waldbaum, whom family called a headstrong woman ahead of her time and the not-so-silent partner in one America's most storied grocery store chains, has died. She was 87.
A Hempstead man was held in lieu of a $55,000 bond or $27,500 cash Sunday in connection with six incidents involving the removal of rooftop air conditioner parts in Hempstead.
The cameras on the bus could go ticket, ticket, ticket.
Three people have been charged with selling alcohol to patrons under the age of 21 at three stores in Riverhead, police said.
TripAdvisor, a travel review and booking site, recently chose the world's best islands of 2015.
A quarter-life crisis: Manhattan apartment and an LI job offer.
Thousands were expected Monday at a funeral for a man who died after sustaining serious spinal injuries while in the custody of Baltimore police.
Subpoenas are landing all over Nassau.
The Yankees defeated the Mets, 6-4, in the final game of the Subway Series on Sunday at Yankee Stadium. The Yankees took two out of three to win the series.
"Bravo," tweeted Oprah Winfrey after Olympic icon Jenner's revelation that he is transgender.
More than 500 families who received grants to rebuild their homes from the state's superstorm Sandy recovery program may be required to repay the money if they succeed in negotiating larger insurance settlements.
Suffolk County police are investigating a robbery at a Shirley bank that took place Sunday about noon -- the third robbery at that location since March.
Chris Pratt may star in the upcoming dino flick "Jurassic World," but when it comes to T-Rex trivia, it looks like his skills are a little, er, extinct.
Farmingdale High School held its junior prom on April 25, 2015 at the Melville Marriott. The school doesn't hold senior proms, so this is everyone's chance get dressed up and party without having to deal with it under the stress of senior year.
Islip Supervisor Angie Carpenter in her first State of the Town address offered a positive forecast for the future, despite an $11.3 million budget deficit and the fallout from the illegal dumping of contaminated fill in Roberto Clemente Park in Brentwood.
Make way for coyotes. And we're not talking about the one captured Saturday in lower Manhattan.