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Sophia Hall
December 23, 2019 - 4:02 pm
Many young adults are leaving Long Island because of the high cost of housing, but a new program is helping them stay.
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MS-13 Bust on Long Island
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
December 20, 2019 - 2:41 pm
A two-year investigation has netted 96 MS-13 gang members and associates in Suffolk County in the largest takedown of the violent street gang in the state's history.
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Police at Hicksville LIRR Station
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Sophia Hall
December 19, 2019 - 11:11 am
More officers will patrol the Long Island Raid Road and Metro-North after the MTA board approved a plan to beef up its police force.
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Nassau county heroin bust
Nassau County District Attorney's Office
Sophia Hall
December 18, 2019 - 11:16 am
Authorities say they've broken up the largest heroin trafficking ring in the history of Nassau County.
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Long Island burglary suspects
Nassau County Police
Sophia Hall
December 16, 2019 - 5:12 pm
Police believe two men charged with attempting to break into a home on Long Island could be part of a much larger international burglary ring.
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Suffolk County police
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
December 16, 2019 - 11:43 am
A woman on Long Island is under arrest, charged with driving while intoxicated following a crash in Holbrook that seriously injured a 10-year-old boy.
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Alec Woodruff
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Sophia Hall
December 14, 2019 - 10:29 am
A teenager from Long Island is walking again after being diagnosed with a rare, polio-like disease.
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Long Island dog rescue
Nassau County Police
WCBS 880 Newsroom
December 13, 2019 - 3:21 pm
Nassau County Police came to the rescue of a dog that fell into a creek on Thursday.
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@NassauExecutive via Twitter
Sophia Hall
December 09, 2019 - 12:56 pm
A new coalition is being formed across Long Island to help educate and fight against hate.
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Thomas Murphy
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Sophia Hall
December 04, 2019 - 2:12 pm
Four charges are expected to be dropped against a man accused of driving drunk and killing a Boy Scout in Suffolk County last year.
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