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Long Island Man Pleads Guilty To Extorting Dozens Of Women Over Nude Photos

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) - A Long Island man pleaded guilty Friday in a case of sex and extortion involving more than 30 women. Some of the victims were forced to perform sex acts to buy his silence, authorities said. The Suffolk County District Attorney's office says the victims were at the mer

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-03-23 17:19:42

Silver Alert for missing Patchogue man, police say

Suffolk police have issued a Silver Alert for a 75-year-old Patchogue man who has been missing since Thursday. Eugene Muller was last seen on North Ocean Avenue in Patchogue, police said. Muller is described as standing 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighing 158 pounds. He has blue eyes, short gray hair

NEWSDAY - 2018-03-24 00:36:32

Serious injury crash shuts Hauppauge road, Suffolk police say

Police say they have shut down a stretch of Joshuas Path in Hauppauge on Saturday morning after a vehicle crash with serious injuries. The road remains closed from Wheeler Road to Motor Parkway, Suffolk County police said. The call for the crash came in at 5:53 a.m., police said. No other details we

NEWSDAY - 2018-03-24 11:32:39

Police: 3 teens hospitalized after fight in Mastic Beach bagel shop

Three teens were hospitalized Friday after a fight in a Mastic Beach bagel shop, police say. Footage shows two of the teens crashing through a window. News 12 is told that all three teens involved suffered injuries and were hospitalized. Police say none of the injuries are serious. No arrests have b

NEWS 12 - 2018-03-24 05:20:00

Winning $56K Take 5 Ticket Sold At 7-Eleven

WESTHAMPTON, NY - One lucky winner scored $56,141 in the New York Lottery's Wednesday Take 5 drawing. The one top-prize winning ticket was purchased at 7-Eleven, located at 410 Mill Road in Westhampton. The winning numbers were 5, 7, 13, 34, and 36, according to the New York Lottery website. The fiv

PATCH - 2018-03-22 15:27:16

Man Stole 2 Trimmers Worth $500 From Commack Lowe's: Police

Have you seen this man? Police are looking for him. COMMACK, NY - Police are looking for man who stole itmes from a Commack store last month. The man (pictured above) stole a Kobolt trimmer and a Husqvarna hedge trimmer from Lowe's on 100 Express Drive North on Feb. 18 at 7:30 p.m. He then fled the

PATCH - 2018-03-22 13:25:59

Vinoco East in Farmingdale and more Long Island restaurants try this weekend

Classic ceviche, prepared with the catch of the day, mixed seafood, or tuna and salmon, highlights dining at Vinoco East. Photo Credit: Doug Young The weather forecasters have yet to banish snow from their vocabulary, but at least the calendar has announced that it's formally spring. Here are thre

NEWSDAY - 2018-03-23 14:00:00

6-Year-Old Boy Seriously Injured After Brentwood Crash

BRENTWOOD, NY - A 6-year-old boy was seriously injured after a Brentwood crash on Thursday afternoon, according to Suffolk Police. Melanie Beemer, 35, of Coram was driving a 2011 Jeep Patriot east on Express Drive South when she was struck by a 1999 Honda Odyssey traveling south on Washington Avenue

PATCH - 2018-03-22 23:49:15

#BREAKING NYC Firefighter killed in Harlem fire

A firefighter died while battling a five alarm fire in Harlem late last night. The fire broke out in the basement of a building on St. Nicholas Avenue just before 11 p.m. As flames spread, a firefighter became trapped. He was rushed to Harlem Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Three other firef

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-03-23 06:28:02

Nor'easter Dumps 20 Inches of Snow on Long Island

The fourth nor'easter forecast to hit Long Island in a month dropped 20 inches of snow-with a foot falling in four hours in Islip Wednesday night into Thursday morning, meteorologists said. The National Weather Service lifted the winter storm warning and coastal flood advisories for Nassau and Suffo


Moderate melting Friday of record snowfall, weather service says

Highs will be in the upper 40s Friday - the sort of temperatures ideal for avoiding a fast, major melt, the National Weather Service said. A look at the snow on Long Island Thursday morning. Bands of heavy snow -- with reported snowfall rates of 4 to 5 inches an hour -- dropped at least 19.3 inches

NEWSDAY - 2018-03-23 03:05:00

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

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

Toys R Us Liquidation Sales Begin Soon

Toys 'R' Us has delayed a massive liquidation sale at all of its U.S. stores that was scheduled for Thursday. The sale was delayed due to "unforeseen circumstances," according to the company. The sale is now likely to start Friday, according to Toys R Us spokesperson Amanda Kahl (see list of Long Is

PATCH - 2018-03-22 21:27:40

Police: Suffolk officer hurt helping motorist on LIE in Medford

A Suffolk police vehicle was hit Thursday on the Long Island Expressway while an officer was assisting a motorist who had spun out, officials said. Photo Credit: James Carbone A Suffolk County Highway Patrol officer was injured Thursday when his vehicle was struck by another vehicle while he was a

NEWSDAY - 2018-03-22 14:19:41

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


Snow means dangerous driving for Long Island motorists

Nassau and Suffolk cops blame multiple crashes, including one that killed a woman, on snow accumulating on roads and expressways. Firefighters work to remove a woman trapped in her car following a four-vehicle crash on the Sunrise Highway in North Patchogue on Wednesday, March 21, 2018, authorities


Long Island Weather: 3 Inches Of Snow An Hour Possible Wednesday

A winter storm warning is now in effect as another powerful nor'easter threatens to drop up to a foot and a half of snow on parts of Long Island. "Snow this morning will become heavy by afternoon and into the evening," the National Weather Service says. "Expect significant reductions in visibility


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


Attorney who spent $187G of client's settlement sentenced, DA says

Nancy Enoksen was sentenced to 3 1/3 to 10 years for using the funds on personal expenses and luxury items, including trips to Canada and a BMW. Jericho attorney Nancy Enoksen, 49, of Islip was convicted Jan. 29 of second-degree grand larceny. She was sentenced Tuesday to 3 1/3 to 10 years in priso