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New York State Police: Woman Withdrew $9,200 From Terminally Ill Fashion Executive's Account

COMMACK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Authorities are asking for the public’s help in finding the woman who they say stole the identity and cash of a terminally ill Manhattan fashion executive. 478 more words


Long Island Puts Out Call For More Volunteer Firefighters

GARDEN CITY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Nassau and Suffolk county executives are coming together to make an appeal for more volunteer firefighters.

“We need volunteer firefighters. They need help,” Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone said Thursday during a press conference at the Nassau County Firefighters Museum & Education Center in Garden City. 172 more words


NY State Students Begin Math Portion Of Common Core Exams

LINDENHURST, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — After seeing thousands of students sit out New York’s statewide English assessments last week, school districts are beginning three days of… 377 more words


Coach, Crowd Team Up To Save Life At Staten Island Little League Game

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A coach and the crowd at a Staten Island Little League game came together to perform a lifesaving rescue over the weekend. 220 more words


Nassau County Reopens Fifth Police Precinct In Elmont 2 Years After Controversial Plan

ELMONT, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — An old police precinct has been reopened on Long Island to the delight of residents who never wanted it closed.

The… 346 more words


Brooklyn Man Accused Of Stealing Diapers From Stop & Shop Stores Across Tri-State

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A Brooklyn man is accused of stealing thousands of dollars worth of diapers across the Tri-State area.

Kevin Hargrove, 24, was arrested at his Covert Street apartment in Bushwick Thursday afternoon. 376 more words


Public Can Now View Sandy-Damaged Homes Going Up For Auction

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Monday marks the first day the public can view 150 Sandy-damaged homes acquired by the state that will be auctioned off on Long Island. 287 more words