Suffolk

Officers Rescue 2 Cats From Burning Home

In addition, firefighters managed to save all of the photos, photo albums, jewelry and memorabilia and turned them over to the family.<p>NESCONSET, NY - …

Fire Fighting

Teen arrested for smashing Long Island war hero's memorial

A Long Island teenager was busted for shattering a memorial to a NAVY Seal who posthumously won the Congressional Medal of Honor for valor in the …

Vietnam War

Cops: Teen arrested in vandalism of Navy SEAL Michael Murphy's memorial

A 14-year-old male was arrested Friday morning and charged in the vandalism of a memorial commemorating fallen Navy SEAL and Patchogue native Michael …

Crime

Boston stabbing suspect ordered held without bail

BOSTON (WHDH) - A Boston man has been ordered held without bail Friday in the June stabbing death of 58-year-old Jocelin Nordeus, official …

Crime

What are police doing about the SEAL memorial vandalism case?

In an early Friday morning arrest, authorities nabbed a New York teen they believe destroyed the Lt. Michael P. Murphy Memorial.<p>Fourth Squad …

Crime

DA candidate says she feels pressured by local group

A candidate for the Suffolk district attorney’s seat said she believes other members of the black community are trying to push her and other …

Race & Ethnicity

PREGNANT PAUSE, A One-Woman Play, Comes to 2018 Planet Connections Beginning Today

Good Pilgrim presents Pregnant Pause, Kathleen Jones' one-woman play featuring Amie Cazel, part of the 10th anniversary season of Planet Connections …

New York City

UKIP politician’s chilling phone call after killing wife

A former British politician has been found guilty of murdering his wife after she found out he had an affair with their son's partner, the mother of …

UKIP

Week In Review: State Budget Proposal, Helsinki Summit

Support the news<p>Gov. Charlie Baker is reviewing a $42 billion budget that was passed this week by state legislators — two weeks behind schedule.<p>The …

Donald Trump

Suffolk Arrest Report - July 13

A look at some recent arrests in the area.<p><i>All of the following information was supplied by the Suffolk County Police Department.</i><p><i>A criminal charge is</i> …

Crime

Medford Man Abandoned Dog While Fleeing State: SPCA

The 24-year-old left his dog with no food or water while he fled New York believing there was a warrant for his arrest, the SPCA said.<p>WEST BABYLON, …

SPCA

A Surgeon, A Kidney Donor And A Kidney Recipient Walk Into A Radio Studio...

Listen<p>John Nucci, Kerri Abrams and Dr. Nahel Elias Discuss Kidney Donation On BPR<p>A month ago, John Nucci was fighting for his life with his kidneys …

General Hospital

Man Dies After Car Slams Into Tree On Long Island

He was pronounced dead at the scene early Friday, police say.<p>EAST PATCHOGUE, NY – A man was killed in a single-car crash on Long Island early …

Crime

14-Year-Old Boy Hit By Car While Riding Bicycle: Police

The teen was hospitalized following the crash on Thursday afternoon.<p>BABYLON, NY - A 14-year-old boy was struck by a car while riding his bicycle in …

Babylon

New Blue-Green Algae Found In Hamptons, Officials Say

The cyanobacteria has been found in Georgica Pond and Sagg Pond, according to the New York State Department of Environmental …

New York State

2 Port Jeff Students Selected For Athletic Leadership Roles

Congrats to Samantha Ayotte and Lia Desmond!<p>PORT JEFFERSON, NY - <b>From Port Jefferson School District:</b> Two students from Earl L. Vandermeulen High …

High School

FY19 State Budget includes funding for Needham

State Representative Denise C. Garlick (D-Needham), State Senator Mike Rush (D-Norfolk & Suffolk) and State Senator Richard J. Ross (R)<p>State …

Suffolk

Officials Visit North Babylon To Discuss 'Red Flag' Gun Bill

New York State Lieutenant Governor Kathleen C. Hochul spoke about the "red flag" gun bill with North Babylon School District administrators.<p>DEER …

New York State

Sick Brits will be able to ask Alexa to diagnose their illness after NHS joins with Amazon to develop virtual doc

SICK Brits will be able to ask Alexa to diagnose their illness after the NHS joined with Amazon to develop a virtual doctor.<p>Users will tell their …

Health Information

Lowestoft 'Thomas the Tank Engine' land train stolen

<b>A land train that carries thousands of holiday visitors up and down the seafront at a Suffolk resort has been stolen.</b><p>The popular attraction was taken from its Lowestoft home on Tuesday night or early Wednesday morning, police said.<p>It was secured in a container stored between Kensington Gardens and …

Locomotives

Vandals Smash Lt. Michael P. Murphy Memorial Stone

Police are investigating after the centerpiece of Lt. Michael P. Murphy Memorial Park was found smashed into pieces.<p>The centerpiece of Lt. Michael P. …

Medal of Honor

Needham handed Bedworth trip on opening day of the season

Needham Market will begin their first season in Evo-Stik Southern League Premier Division Central with a trip to newly-promoted Bedworth United.<p>The …

Manchester

Report finds health care costs vary by where you live

Health care costs can vary widely between different Massachusetts counties, according to a report compiled by a Boston-based research firm.<p>The …

Health Care

Homes for Sale in New York and New Jersey

Click on the slide show to see this week’s featured properties:<p>■ In Jersey City, N.J., a three-bedroom, two-and-a-half-bath, 2,129-square-foot, townhouse-style duplex with stained oak floors, a kitchen with quartz counters and a balcony, a home office, and a private roof deck, in a two-unit …

Jersey City

Feds approve disaster declaration for March nor’easter

BOSTON (AP) – A nor’easter that struck Massachusetts in March has been declared a disaster by the federal government.<p>The disaster declaration by the …

Nonprofits

Hampton prosecutor: Inmate mistakenly released from Newport News jail

A 41-year-old man previously incarcerated on multiple protective order violations was released from the Newport News City Jail on July 13 — something …

Newport News

President Donald J. Trump Approves Massachusetts Disaster Declaration

Today, President Donald J. Trump declared that a major disaster exists in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and ordered Federal assistance to …

Donald Trump

Result: Suffolk Cycle Race Series 6

<i>Ross Fawcett, Rebecca Johnson, and Douglas Allen winners at week 6 of the Suffolk Cycle Race Series on Tuesday (July 18)</i><p><b>Result: Suffolk Cycle Race</b> …

Cycling (UK)

2 Suffolk Beaches Closed To Bathing

The beaches were shut down due to the discovery of high levels of bacteria.<p>SUFFOLK COUNTY, NY - Amityville Village Beach and Benjamins Beach in the …

Beaches

Child On Bike Struck By Car In Sayville

It happened Thursday morning, police say.<p>SAYVILLE, NY – An 11-year-old boy was struck by a car while attempting to cross Montauk Highway on his bike …

Montauk