May 3, 2016 | 04:40 am
A drunken driver turned in front of oncoming traffic Monday and caused a chain collision that pinned an 89-year-old man against the Huntington McDonald's he had just left, Suffolk police said.
May 3, 2016 | 03:39 am
The National Park Service has given final approval to a Fire Island National Seashore plan that includes fencing off areas, hunting and possibly administering birth control to reduce white-tailed deer populations and protect native vegetation.
May 3, 2016 | 03:14 am
The three University of Albany students -- two from Long Island -- who upstate prosecutors said falsely claimed they were victims of a racially motivated attack on a bus in Albany because they are black have been indicted, authorities said.
May 3, 2016 | 02:23 am
County Executive Steve Bellone said he will nearly triple the size of this year's Suffolk police class to 175, the second largest in the department's history, to offset what officials expect to be a multiyear spike in retirement over the next three years.
May 3, 2016 | 01:25 am
In December 2011, as the newly elected Steve Bellone prepared to take over as Suffolk County executive the next month, Bellone and his transition team received an anonymous letter with disturbing information about James Burke, the man he wanted to appoint as the new police chief.