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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.


6-year-old boy hospitalized after falling from apartment window

A six-year-old boy was hospitalized Friday night after falling from the third-floor window of his Bronx apartment building as his father was installing an air conditioner, police said.


DOT: Westbound Southern State Parkway closed in Nassau County

An accident investigation has closed a section of westbound Southern State Parkway during the Friday morning commute. All lanes were closed as of 5 a.m. between Exit 30S and Exit 29 in North Massapequa, according to the state Department of Transportation.


Millionaire Liquor Heiress Pleads Guilty in NYC Sex Cult Case; Alleged Bookkeeper Expected to Plead Guilty: Sources

The heiress to the Seagram's liquor fortune has pleaded guilty to two charges in connection with the alleged NXIVM sex-trafficking cult case. Clare Bronfman, the 39-year-old daughter of late philanthropist and Seagram CEO Edgar Bronfman, issued a tearful apology in court Friday as she admitted she h


Batmobile and other famous TV and movie cars for sale at Autoseum in Mineola

Ever dreamed about owning the Batmobile or driving the Monkeemobile? They're among a handful of famous movie and TV cars up for sale Saturday at the now-closed Autoseum of Nassau County in Mineola.


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.


Boys Lacrosse: Garden City holds SWR goalless for 35:48

Signage in Garden City High School’s maroon and gray colors, attached to a fence adjacent to Warren King Field, lists the championship years of its boys lacrosse team. It’s a staggering testimony to the winning tradition of the defending state Class B champion Trojans, holders of seven state champio


Ones to Watch: Accounting

John Ahern is a manager in the accounting services department in Marcum’s Melville office. The certified public accountant is also a member of the firm’s food and beverage services grou Over the course of his career, he has worked with closely held businesses and high-net-worth individuals in a vari


Reverend killed, man charged with manslaughter, DWAI in Long Island crash

TOWN OF OYSTER BAY, Long Island (WABC) -- A Long Island man is facing charges after police say he was high on drugs when he struck another vehicle on the Southern State Parkway, killing the other driver.


Justin Coppola, Will Puccio lead undefeated Garden City over Shoreham-Wading River

Justin Coppola is about as good as it gets in the faceoff circle. The Garden City senior dominated there, winning 13 of 16 faceoffs to set the offense in motion and send the host Trojans on to a 12-5 non-league win over Shoreham-Wading River on Thursday.


Cardi B Rejects Plea Deal in Strip Club Assault Case

Cardi B just rejected her plea deal in her strip club assault case. The 26-year-old rapper was spotted heading into court on Friday afternoon (April 19) in Queens, New York. Cardi is facing charges from two sisters who claim she attacked them with bottles and chairs while they were working in a New


Police: Massapequa Park man had sex with 13-year-old boy, possessed child porn

A Massapequa Park man is accused of possessing child pornography and having sex with a 13-year-old boy. Matthew Veltri, 26, was arraigned Friday morning in Nassau County on six counts of child porn possession.


Long Island Concerts & Events April 19-21

These Southern rock journeymen tear through tracks spanning their nearly 40-year career, undoubtedly including breakthrough hit “Hold On Loosely” and chart toppers “Caught Up in You” and “If I’d Been the One.” The Paramount, 370 New York Ave., Huntington, paramountny.com $29.50-$175. 8 p.m. April 19


Video apparently shows shootout that injured NYPD officer, killed suspect in Washington Heights

WASHINGTON HEIGHTS, Manhattan (WABC) -- Video circulating on social media is believed to show the shootout between an NYPD officer and a suspect in Washington Heights. The incident was reported near West 187th Street and Wadsworth Avenue around 4:30 p.m. Thursday.


MS-13 gang's reputed East Coast leader rejects judge's plea offer

The MS-13 gang’s reputed East Coast leader is heading toward a trial in Nassau County after rejecting a judge’s plea offer Friday that would have put him behind bars for 15 years.


Body of Long Island Marine killed in Afghanistan returns home

GLEN HEAD, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- The body of a Long Island Marine killed in Afghanistan was back home on Friday night. Sgt. Robert Hendriks was killed by a roadside bomb along with two other servicemembers last week. His body made the trip from Dover Air Force Base in Deleware to Whitting Funeral Home


Flyers cover Kate Smith statue, won't play her recording of 'God Bless America' amid racism allegation

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- The Philadelphia Flyers have covered the statue of Kate Smith outside the Wells Fargo Center and will stop using her recording of "God Bless America" as an allegation of racism against the singer has come to light.


Nassau Police Charge 11 With DWI

The Nassau County Police Department has announced the following arrests for driving while intoxicated for the week ending April 18. All charges are accusations and do not imply guilt.


12-year-old child struck by car on Merrick Road in Seaford

A 12-year-old boy was struck by a car Friday afternoon in Seaford, Nassau police said. The boy was struck by a Toyota Corolla while crossing Merrick Road near Washington Avenue at 1:40 p.m., authorities said.


Lethal Carbon Monoxide Levels Found After NY Man Can't Wake Up Family; 6 Kids Among 11 Hospitalized

Nearly a dozen people were hospitalized, including a toddler and five other children, after becoming sickened in a two-family Westchester County home where lethal levels of carbon monoxide were found, authorities say.