• By News 12   -   Jan 20, 2017

    HEMPSTEAD IDA HOLDS ANOTHER MEETING ON MALL TAX BREAK

    Valley Stream residents got another chance Thursday to sound off on a controversial tax break given to the Green Acres Mall.

    • By News 12   -   Jan 20, 2017

      DRUG LORD 'EL CHAPO' EXTRADITED, FLOWN TO SUFFOLK AIRPORT

      Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has been extradited to the United States, and sources tell News 12 Long Island that we...

      • By News 12   -   Jan 20, 2017

        CHEERS AND CEREMONY: TRUMP SWEEPS IN FOR HIS BIG DAY

        Ready for his big moment, Donald Trump swept into Washington on a military jet Thursday for three days of inaugural festivities and...

        Republicans, Donald Trump, Congress
        • By News 12   -   Jan 20, 2017

          PEACEFUL PROTESTERS BAND TOGETHER ON EVE OF DONALD TRUMP'S INAUGURATION

          On the eve of Donald Trump's presidential inauguration, hundreds of Long Island residents banded together in peaceful protests. At...

          Donald Trump
          • By News 12   -   Jan 20, 2017

            OFFICIALS: TEEN ARRESTED IN CONNECTION WITH 2 SLAYINGS, ROBBERY

            Officials say a 16-year-old has been arrested in connection with two slayings and a robbery in Roosevelt.

            • By News 12   -   Jan 19, 2017

              RIVERHEAD BUS DRIVER ARRESTED AFTER DRUG RAID AT SCHOOL'S GARAGE

              A Riverhead school bus driver has been arrested after a drug task force raid at a school's bus garage. The Suffolk County District...

              • By News 12   -   Jan 19, 2017

                POPULAR TEETHING TOY MAY BE PRONE TO GROW MOLD

                Parents say they are concerned after learning that a popular rubber teething toy may be prone to mold growth.

                • By News 12   -   Jan 19, 2017

                  CHARGES AGAINST CHRISTOPHER LOEB MAY BE TOSSED AT END OF MONTH

                  The man at the center of the corruption case that led to the arrest of a former Suffolk police chief will soon know if his conviction...

                  • By News 12   -   Jan 19, 2017

                    PLANNED PARENTHOOD GEARS UP FOR DEFUNDING FIGHT WITH GOP

                    Planned Parenthood of Nassau County and other facility across the country say they are gearing up for a fight against a Republican-controlled...

                    Republicans, Congress
                    • By News 12   -   Jan 19, 2017

                      SUB-2 PERCENT PROPERTY TAX PRESENTS CHALLENGE FOR LI SCHOOLS

                      State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli announced Wednesday that the 2017-2018 property tax for schools would be 1.26 percent, which is below...

                      • By News 12   -   Jan 19, 2017

                        POLICE: HEROIN OVERDOSE LEADS POLICE TO ARRESTS IN FREEPORT

                        A heroin overdose has led police to the arrest of two men, accused of selling heroin in Freeport. Police say detectives bought heroin...

                        • By News 12   -   Jan 19, 2017

                          REPORT: 'SOPHIE THE GIRAFFE' TOY PRONE TO INTERIOR MOLD GROWTH

                          A new report suggests that a rubber teething toy is prone to mold growth on its interior surface. Pediatricians say that the mold might...

                          Health
                          • By News 12   -   Jan 19, 2017

                            RESIDENTS OPPOSE POSSIBLE EXPANSION OF MELVILLE MALL

                            Residents say they are upset over a possible mall expansion in Melville. The Melville Mall, located off of Route 110 in Township of...

                            Sport
                            • By News 12   -   Jan 19, 2017

                              SMITHTOWN H.S. EAST MOURNS LOSS OF ASSISTANT FOOTBALL COACH

                              Brian Conners, 25, was killed Saturday while snowboarding at Belleayre Mountain Ski Center in the Catskills.

                              • By News 12   -   Jan 19, 2017

                                2 INJURED AFTER CAR SLAMS INTO BRICK PILLAR IN PORT WASHINGTON

                                The incident happened at the Soundview Marketplace on Shore Road around 10 p.m. Wednesday.

                                • By News 12   -   Jan 19, 2017

                                  SHERIFF: WOMAN CAUGHT SMUGGLING DRUGS TO INMATE AT NASSAU JAIL

                                  Officials say the woman was searched and officers found drugs in her underwear and in her vehicle, including heroin, crack, methadone...

                                  • By News 12   -   Jan 19, 2017

                                    NEIGHBORS PUT UP STINK ABOUT HOLTSVILLE GARBAGE PLAN

                                    Critics of a proposed waste disposal facility on Furrows Road in Holtsville fumed over it at a packed community meeting Wednesday night.

                                    • By News 12   -   Jan 19, 2017

                                      OCEANSIDE JEWISH CENTER, 26 OTHERS RECEIVE BOMB THREATS

                                      A Jewish community center in Oceanside was temporarily evacuated after receiving a bomb threat on Wednesday. It was one of 27 threats...

                                      • By News 12   -   Jan 19, 2017

                                        PLAN TO BRING TONS OF WASTE TO HOLTSVILLE FACILITY CONCERNS RESIDENTS

                                        A plan that calls for hundreds of tons of waste to be brought to a facility on Furrows Road in Holtsville is concerning residents and...

                                        • By News 12   -   Jan 19, 2017

                                          POLICE: PERSON KILLED IN CRASH WITH SCHOOL BUS IN RONKONKOMA

                                          A person was killed in a crash involving a school bus in Ronkonkoma, officials say. Police say a Toyota crossed into oncoming traffic...