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‘Amityville Horror’ paranormal investigator Lorraine Warren dies at 92
She led a haunting life, but died peacefully in her sleep. Lorraine Warren, the paranormal investigator who with her husband probed the “Amityville Horror” house in the 1970s and was featured in the 2013 film “The Conjuring,” died Thursday night at her home in Monroe, Conn. She was 92.
Slashing, Hit-And-Run Driver Leave 5 Hurt In Farmingdale, Including Police Officer
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – A wild night outside of a hookah lounge on Long Island led to a police officer getting struck by a hit-and-run driver while responding to reports of a slashing.
Know Them? Suspects On Loose After 7-Eleven Robbery In North Amityville
The Suffolk County Crime Stoppers have issued a $5,000 cash reward for information that leads to the arrest of two caught on camera robbing a 7-Eleven store in North Amityville with a knife earlier this year.
Survey: Long Island residents hurt by scarcity of doctors, lack of insurance
When Henry Molina searched for a doctor or dentist to treat a 15-year-old daughter suffering from severe tooth pain several weeks ago, the Huntington man kept getting the same response.
Cop Hit by Minivan As He Helps Stabbing Victim in Long Island Parking Lot
It started with a stabbing at a hookah lounge and ended with a cop getting hit by a minivan in a parking lot. A Nassau County police officer suffered minor injuries after the convoluted incident in Farmingdale in the early hours of Saturday morning.
Alleged East Coast MS-13 gang leader rejects judge's plea deal
The alleged leader of MS-13's East Coast operations has rejected a plea deal that would have given him 15 years behind bars. Miguel Angel Corea Diaz will now go to trial in Nassau County.
Police Questioning Person Of Interest In Brooklyn Woman’s Brutal Ax Murder
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A woman is dead and another is in critical condition in what police believe may have been a brutal ax attack inside a Brooklyn apartment. Authorities say a person of interest in now being questioned after police responded to a 911 call around 1:30 a.m. at the Bushwick houses
12-Year-Old Boy Seriously Hurt After Being Hit By Car In Nassau
A 12-year-old boy was seriously injured after being hit by a car crossing a road in Seaford Friday afternoon. According to police, the boy was crossing Merrick Road near Washington Avenue at 1:40 p.m. when he was hit by a 2001 Toyota Corolla being driven by a 32-year-old woman.
Supporters of driver's licenses for all immigrants target LI
ALBANY — The effort to legalize driver’s licenses for immigrants who are in the country illegally is being taken to Long Island next week. The New York Immigration Coalition and several other immigrant rights groups are leading the effort.
Chunks Of Concrete Fall From Overpass Near LIRR Station In Valley Stream
VALLEY STREAM, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – Trouble at an LIRR train station because of crumbling concrete. Pieces of the concrete were found piled up Friday on the sidewalk near a parking lot in Valley Stream.
State Police: Driver killed, another arrested in Southern State crash
Family and parishioners of a Merrick church are mourning the loss of a retired priest who delivered a sermon on Jesus' life and resurrection, then died hours later on Good Friday in a crash allegedly caused by an impaired driver on the Southern State Parkway.
Wow House: Huge Waterfront Home Is Incredibly Open And Bright
MASSAPEQUA, NY -- This week's Wow House is a huge, incredibly open home that sits right on the waterfront. Features: Gorgeous Bay Front Property W/Spectacular Views Set On Oversized Property Located In Massapequa Shores.This Home Features Open Floor Plan W/High End Finishes, Huge Eik W/SS Appls, Gra
'You only get one prom:' Nonprofit donates prom dresses to teens in need
A local nonprofit is giving away free prom dresses to Long Islanders in need. The group, Women Of Integrity, set up shop in the recreation center at Kennedy Memorial Park in Hempstead to give out donated dresses to those who might not be able to buy one themselves.
Man Slashed in Neck; Cop Struck by Fleeing Minivan
FARMINGDALE, NY – Police are searching for a white minivan that struck three people, including a Nassau Police officer, outside a hookah lounge early Saturday. Police were called to a disturbance at Mystique Gardens Hookah Lounge at 365 Conklin St. in Farmingdale around 2:45 a.m. When officers arriv
LI man faces child pornography charges
A Massapequa Park man is facing child pornography charges locally while also being held on a warrant in a Pennsylvania case in which he's accused of sexually abusing a 13-year-old boy, law enforcement officials said Friday.
Andrew Cuomo arrives at the New York International Auto Show in style
Even the governor has given up on the subways. Gov. Cuomo rolled up to the annual New York International Auto Show Saturday morning in a Roush Mustang, flanked by comic actor Tracy Morgan.
Seaford residents fear losing everything to ‘sinking ground’
Heartsick homeowners in Seaford, LI, say backyards are caving in, driveways are buckling and garages are on the brink of collapse. The residents are dropping thousands of dollars to deal with the “ongoing” safety problem but their calls for help are akin to one hand clapping.
Child airlifted to hospital after being struck by car on Long Island
SEAFORD, Long Island (WABC) -- A 12-year-old boy was airlifted to the hospital after being struck by a car on Long Island Friday afternoon. It happened on Merrick Road at Washington Avenue in Seaford around 1:40 p.m.
What Spectrum's deal with New York State means for consumers
Charter Communications will begin offering high-speed internet to more rural customers following a preliminary deal announced Friday between the company and New York State regulators. The deal, if granted final approval by the state Public Service Commission, would settle allegations that Charter —
ICYMI: Man Robs Gas Station Using Stolen Beer Bottle
NORTH AMITYVILLE, NY - A North Amityville gas station was robbed earlier this week, according to Suffolk Police. The robbery was reported on Wednesday at 5:25 a.m. A man entered Valero on 1100 Sunrise Highway stole a beer from the cooler and approached a counter, police said.