Breaking News from Freeport

Find the latest Freeport News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.

Hazardous Weather Outlook Issued For Long Island

The National Weather Service has issued the following hazardous weather outlook for Long Island:Temperatures dropping below freezing tonight will result in refreezing of any snow melt. This will create icy conditions on any untreated roadways, especially secondary roadways. For early Friday morning,

PATCH - 2018-03-22 22:56:21

Nassau DA: Massapequa Drunk Driver Sentenced for Crash that Killed Elderly Couple

John Hartwig, 64, pleaded guilty to First Degree Vehicular Manslaughter after killing two pedestrians while driving drunk, DA Singas said. John Hartwig of Massapequa, 64, pleaded guilty to killing two pedestrians while driving drunk. Mineola, NY - March 22, 2018 - Nassau County District Attorney Mad

LONGISLAND.COM - 2018-03-22 18:04:22

7-year-old girl brain-dead after hanging prank goes wrong

A Queens girl tied a bathrobe belt around her neck and other end to the refrigerator as a prank - but she actually choked when her mom left the room and the stunt has left her brain-dead, police sources and relatives told The Post on Thursday. Precise Tucker, 7, was trying to play a joke on her mom,

NEW YORK POST - 2018-03-22 18:13:23

Man killed in Queens bodega shooting

ELMHURST, Queens - A man is dead after he was shot inside a Queens bodega Thursday night. Police responded to reports about a shooting inside 81-06 Roosevelt Ave. shortly after 8 p.m. and found a 31-year-old man unconscious and unresponsive with multiple gunshot wounds, police said. He was taken to

PIX11.COM - 2018-03-23 12:53:13

Man Shot to Death Inside Queens Grocery Store: Police

A man was shot to death inside a Queens grocery store on Thursday evening, according to the NYPD. Officers are still looking for the gunman in the shooting at the Cinco de Mayo Food Market on Roosevelt Avenue in Jackson Heights about 9 p.m., according to the NYPD. Authorities said the victim was sho

NBC NEW YORK - 2018-03-23 01:37:24

Long Island Woman Dies While Shoveling Snow, Marking 4th Death Linked to Latest Nor'easter

Some parts of New York saw more than 16 inches of snow -- Patchogue had 20.1 On Long Island the storm was responsible for one death, and multiple car crashes. Pei-Sze Cheng reports. (Published Wednesday, March 21, 2018) Four deaths have been blamed on the so-called four'easter, including one of a Lo

NBC NEW YORK - 2018-03-22 15:02:41

FDNY firefighter dies battling massive blaze at Harlem movie shoot

A firefighter was killed late Thursday while battling a blaze that broke out at a Harlem building where film crews were shooting a new Edward Norton and Bruce Willis movie, police and fire sources said. The firefighter was briefly reported missing after a mayday call was made from the fiery building

NEW YORK POST - 2018-03-23 05:20:12

Jamaican airline crew member busted for trying to smuggle nine pounds of cocaine to U.S.

Hugh Hunt tried to smuggle the drugs on a Fly Jamaica Airways plane from Montego Bay on Saturday, authorities charge.(U.S. Customs and Border Protecti) A Jamaican airline crew member tried to slip nine pounds of cocaine taped to his legs into the U.S., officials said Thursday. Hugh Hunt, a Jamaica

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-22 13:45:15

Woman found dead outside in Bellmore during winter storm

A woman was found dead outside on Cross Road in Bellmore late Wednesday night, amid a winter storm that dumped nearly a foot of snow on the area, according to police. A Nassau County police spokesman confirmed Thursday morning that the woman was found outside at 11:38 p.m. Police could not comment y


MTA train operator gets 26 years in prison for killing Forest Hills jeweler in road rage attack

A suspended MTA operator will spend a long time in prison for killing a famous Forest Hills jeweler during a July 2015 road rage incident. Charles Jordan, 48, of Valley Stream, Long Island, was ordered on Wednesday to serve up to 26 years in prison for the death of Aron "Eric" Aranbayev, a married f

QNS.COM - 2018-03-21 19:00:17

Driver Crashes Into Bay Shore Gas Station During Snowstorm

BAY SHORE, NY - A car crashed into a Bay Shore gas station during the snowfall on Wednesday night, according to Suffolk Police. Police responded to crash at Lukoil on 515 E. Main Street 21 at 8:55 p.m.

PATCH - 2018-03-22 13:43:13

New Hyde Park's Average Credit Score Is No. 4 On Long Island

If the average credit score of New Hyde Park residents were a grade, it would be an A+. According to a WalletHub analysis, New Hyde Park is in the 98 percentile nationwide of the 2,572 communities surveyed. The community has an average credit score of 760, the No. 4 highest credit score on Long Isla

PATCH - 2018-03-22 19:59:48

Woman dead, 5 hurt in Wantagh State Parkway crash, cops say

The slick roads from the heavy wet snow during Wednesday's nor'easter were a factor in the rollover, police said. A woman was killed and five others were injured when a van they rode in overturned and crashed on the Wantagh State Parkway due to the weather conditions on Wednesday, police said. Phot

NEWSDAY - 2018-03-21 15:29:32

Nor'easter disrupts travel by air, land, sea on Long Island

The nor'easter moved in Wednesday morning and disrupted travel by air, land and sea, canceling flights, causing car accidents - one of them fatal - and suspending ferry service. Police reported multiple traffic accidents as the storm fired up, including a crash on the Wantagh State Parkway in which

NEWSDAY - 2018-03-21 16:53:57

The Latest: Weather-related fatality on Long Island

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The Latest on a spring nor'easter hitting the mid-Atlantic and Northeast (all times local): 1:05 p.m. New York police say slick roads were a factor in a fatal crash on Long Island. According to Newsday, a woman was killed and five other people were injured when a van overturned o

DAILY STAR - 2018-03-21 17:02:47

Long Island Snow Totals For March 21

The snow may still be falling, but people working with the National Weather Service have started taking measurements of what's fallen so far. The measurements were taken at different times through the morning, and will be updated throughout the day. The snow may still be falling, but people working

PATCH - 2018-03-21 18:20:32

Brooklyn girl testifies against man she says stabbed her and killed her friend

A young girl testified this week at the murder trial of the man accused of attacking her and her friend inside an elevator in Brooklyn. 11-year-old Mikayala Capers says she had just finished a game of tag and was headed upstairs for Italian ices with her friend, Prince Joshua Avitto, back in June of


Airline crewman tried to sneak past customs with 9 pounds of cocaine: feds

A Fly Jamaica Airways crewmember tried to sneak 9 pounds of cocaine into the US - strapping it onto his legs and brazenly strolling through customs at JFK airport, officials said. Hugh Hall, a resident of Jamaica, was flying into New York on St. Patty's Day when he was caught with the secret stash -

NEW YORK POST - 2018-03-21 22:37:07

Gov. Cuomo dismisses Cynthia Nixon's attack against him as 'silly'

Gov. Cuomo on Wednesday dismissed actress Cynthia Nixon's blistering attack on him from the day before as part of the "political silly season." After giving a storm briefing, Cuomo commented publicly for the first time about Nixon since the "Sex and the City" star announced she was launching a Dem

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-21 17:46:48

Westbury man hits two with car in Mineola, police say

A Westbury man was arrested after allegedly running over a man and woman following a parking spot dispute in Mineola on Sunday at 4:55 p.m., police said. The victims, a 52-year-old female and a 38-year-old male, were taken to an area hospital to be treated for nonlife-threatening injuries, police sa