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Mom Of 1984 Long Island Murder Victim Decries Award Verdict

MINEOLA, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) – It took a jury two hours of deliberations to undo what some have called an 18-year injustice – awarding millions of dollars to two men who were convicted of murder and rape, … 857 more words


Officials: Mail Stolen From Postal Boxes On Long Island

FREEPORT, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) – Up to 600 pieces of mail have been stolen from two U.S. Postal boxes on Long Island, according to authorities.

The mail was apparently taken from two green locked boxes used by carriers to pick up mail to distribute on their routes. 358 more words


Boston College Senior Dies After Being Struck By Two Cabs On Upper East Side

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A Boston College senior from New Jersey was struck and killed while crossing a street on the Upper East Side.

Kelly Gordon, 22, of Brielle was crossing York Avenue between 84th and 85th streets around 11:30 p.m. 265 more words


Pope Francis Asks For Forgiveness Of Those Sexually Abused By Priests

VATICAN CITY (CBSNewYork/AP) – Pope Francis asked for forgiveness Friday from people who were sexually abused by priests and vowed that there will be no going back in the church’s fight to protect children. 596 more words


L.I. Man Charged In Friend's Hunting Trip Death

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A Long Island man is facing criminal charges for killing a friend during a hunting trip last fall, 1010 WINS’ Mona Rivera first reported. 306 more words


Nassau County DA Kathleen Rice: New York Animal Laws Need More Bite

MINEOLA, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — In New York state, it is illegal to make horses run on plank roads and to sell six or fewer rabbits younger than two months old. 421 more words


Seized Crime Money To Fund Heroin Antidote Program In New York

ALBANY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) – As deaths from heroin and other opiate drugs rise throughout New York, state officials are planning to equip police with an… 955 more words