"I think our officers just exemplified tremendous weapon retention," said MTA Police Lt. Francis Zaino, 64, after a man with a gun jumped on the tracks at the LIRR Jamaica station.
Long Beach swimmer dies after being pulled from water, official says
Two others were rescued from the ocean on Sunday morning.
Episcopal cathedral holds first public service since March
More than two dozen members, all wearing masks and keeping a social distance, sat in camping chairs and on the grass outside the Garden City church.
Board of Regents to discuss how to safely return kids to school
The state governing board will meet Monday to review the opinions of school officials, teachers, parents and students on how, and if, schools should reopen in the fall.
VFW, American Legion halls struggle in pandemic
Coronavirus restrictions have forced the service organizations to shutter halls they rent out, losing revenues they use to help veterans.
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Hewlett man accused of fatally stabbing man in Hempstead
Keith Pooler, 54, is charged with killing Andre Garry, 49, of West Hempstead after a verbal altercation, police said.
Police name man stabbed dead after verbal altercation
Andre Garry, 49, was walking on Fulton Avenue in Hempstead on June 28 when he was stabbed by a man after a verbal altercation, Nassau police said.
Kidney transplant was LIer's 'new lease on life.' COVID-19 took it from her.
"She always wanted to learn things on her own. She asked me to teach her how to use Venmo a month before her passing," Wai Fong Leung's daughter said.
State park concessions reopen; historic sites move closer
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has announced that concessions at state parks such as Jones Beach, Robert Moses and Sunken Meadow can serve customers again.
Can NY's 'cash out' policy survive the pandemic?
Fiscal experts question whether the state will continue to sustain a generous policy that lets police, teachers and other public employees cash in unused vacation, sick and other paid days off when they leave a job.