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  • Helping amputees achieve their potential

    Helping amputees achieve their potential

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 6:57 PM EDT2014-04-15 22:57:41 GMT

    A Step Ahead Prosthetics in Hicksville, Long Island, customizes prosthetics for people from all over the world. There are cosmetic ones made to mimic actual skin and lightweight "blades" made of carbon graphite designed for running. Aviva Drescher of "The Real Housewives of New York City" wears a prosthetic.

    A Step Ahead Prosthetics in Hicksville, Long Island, customizes prosthetics for people from all over the world. There are cosmetic ones made to mimic actual skin and lightweight "blades" made of carbon graphite designed for running. Aviva Drescher of "The Real Housewives of New York City" wears a prosthetic.

  • Lindsay Lohan's mom pleads guilty to DWI in NY

    Lindsay Lohan's mom pleads guilty to DWI in NY

    Actress Lindsay Lohan's mother has pleaded guilty in New York to a misdemeanor charge of driving while intoxicated. Dina Lohan also pleaded guilty to speeding during her court appearance Tuesday on Long Island.
    Actress Lindsay Lohan's mother has pleaded guilty in New York to a misdemeanor charge of driving while intoxicated. Dina Lohan also pleaded guilty to speeding during her court appearance Tuesday on Long Island.
  • Driver transporting dozens of drunk teens arrested

    Driver transporting dozens of drunk teens arrested

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 1:23 PM EDT2014-04-15 17:23:39 GMT
    A limousine bus driver on Long Island was arrested after the New York State police found he was transporting a bus full of drunk teens.Police say it happened Monday night at a Sunrise Highway rest area in Southampton.Someone called 911 to report a female screaming at the eastbound rest area between exit 65 and 66.Troopers arrived and found 42 teens between the ages of 16 and 17 in various stages of intoxication.The found more than 100 cans of beer on the bus, along with several gallons worth ...
    A limousine bus driver on Long Island was arrested after the New York State police found he was transporting a bus full of drunk teens.Police say it happened Monday night at a Sunrise Highway rest area in Southampton.Someone called 911 to report a female screaming at the eastbound rest area between exit 65 and 66.Troopers arrived and found 42 teens between the ages of 16 and 17 in various stages of intoxication.The found more than 100 cans of beer on the bus, along with several gallons worth ...
  • Students suspended for displaying Confederate flag

    Students suspended for displaying Confederate flag

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 7:17 AM EDT2014-04-15 11:17:36 GMT
    Two Long Island high school students have been suspended for allegedly displaying a Confederate battle flag during a sporting event. The principal at St. Anthony's High School in South Huntington says the boys walked into a European handball event last week wearing the flag around their shoulders.
    Two Long Island high school students have been suspended for allegedly displaying a Confederate battle flag during a sporting event. The principal at St. Anthony's High School in South Huntington says the boys walked into a European handball event last week wearing the flag around their shoulders.
  • Police: Man on LI pretended to be a cop

    Police: Man on LI pretended to be a cop

    Suffolk County authorities say a Coram man has been arrested on charges of impersonating a police officer. Officials say an officer was on patrol Saturday night when he saw a man making what appeared to be a traffic stop on another car.
    Suffolk County authorities say a Coram man has been arrested on charges of impersonating a police officer. Officials say an officer was on patrol Saturday night when he saw a man making what appeared to be a traffic stop on another car.
  • Police: Man found dead in burned car on NY beach

    Police: Man found dead in burned car on NY beach

    Saturday, April 12 2014 7:34 PM EDT2014-04-12 23:34:59 GMT
    Authorities on Long Island say a preliminary investigation doesn't point to criminality after a man was found dead inside a burned pickup truck on a beach.
    Authorities on Long Island say a preliminary investigation doesn't point to criminality after a man was found dead inside a burned pickup truck on a beach.
  • Twins born in different spots

    Twins born in different spots

    Friday, April 11 2014 4:43 PM EDT2014-04-11 20:43:54 GMT
    A set of Long Island twins share the same birthday but not the same birth location.  It happened Friday morning in Elmont. Police got a call that a woman was in labor on the side of the road.  Three officers arrived at Meacham Avenue and Rosser Street and assisted Mariejunia Ally, 33, in the delivery of a baby boy.  Then...
    A set of Long Island twins share the same birthday but not the same birth location.  It happened Friday morning in Elmont. Police got a call that a woman was in labor on the side of the road.  Three officers arrived at Meacham Avenue and Rosser Street and assisted Mariejunia Ally, 33, in the delivery of a baby boy.  Then...
  • Cops: Postal worker sold pot out of mail truck

    Cops: Postal worker sold pot out of mail truck

    Friday, April 11 2014 9:33 AM EDT2014-04-11 13:33:02 GMT
    A Long Island mail carrier is accused of dealing marijuana out of his truck.
    A Long Island mail carrier is accused of dealing marijuana out of his truck.
  • Billy Joel surprises Long Island school with visit

    Billy Joel surprises Long Island school with visit

    Thursday, April 10 2014 6:31 AM EDT2014-04-10 10:31:47 GMT
    Billy Joel surprised students of a Long Island elementary school by showing up at their spring concert. The principal of Glen Cove's Deasy Elementary School says the school invited Joel on a lark but didn't expect him to come. "The River of Dreams: A Billy Joel Tribute" concert on Wednesday featured the children singing 15 of the Piano Man's songs. Joel arrived on his motorcycle from his nearby home in Centre Island.
    Billy Joel surprised students of a Long Island elementary school by showing up at their spring concert. The principal of Glen Cove's Deasy Elementary School says the school invited Joel on a lark but didn't expect him to come. "The River of Dreams: A Billy Joel Tribute" concert on Wednesday featured the children singing 15 of the Piano Man's songs. Joel arrived on his motorcycle from his nearby home in Centre Island.
  • NYPD, FDNY get into massive brawl at charity hockey game

    NYPD, FDNY get into massive brawl at charity hockey game

    Sunday, April 6 2014 10:20 PM EDT2014-04-07 02:20:55 GMT
    A bench-clearing brawl broke out during an annual charity hockey game between the NYPD and FDNY on Sunday. It all happened in the second period as referees tried to get a one on one fight under control. Within minutes, the benches cleared and it escalated into an all out brawl. 
    A bench-clearing brawl broke out during an annual charity hockey game between the NYPD and FDNY on Sunday. It all happened in the second period as referees tried to get a one on one fight under control. Within minutes, the benches cleared and it escalated into an all out brawl. 
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