Long Island

Long Island boat collision
Wantagh Fire Department Marine and Dive
1010 WINS Newsroom
August 02, 2020 - 10:50 am
Two boats collided on waters off of Long Island, killing a 25-year-old man and injuring six others.
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LI Beach
SIPA
1010 WINS Newsroom
August 01, 2020 - 2:14 pm
Swimming was prohibited at Town of Hempstead ocean beaches again Saturday after another shark sighting off Long Island.
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LI Beach
SIPA
Kimberly Dole
July 31, 2020 - 4:47 pm
Swimming is now banned at Hempstead ocean beaches after a shark was spotted off Lido Beach, officials announced on Friday.
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Nassau County COBA
Nassau County COBA
Kimberly Dole
July 31, 2020 - 4:13 pm
A Nassau County correction officer was slashed in the neck by a gang-affiliated man accused of murder earlier this week, union officials confirmed on Friday.
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Suffolk County Police
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Maya Rajamani
July 31, 2020 - 12:41 pm
A jogger found a woman’s body in the woods near a Long Island apartment complex on Thursday, police said.
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Jones Beach
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1010 WINS Newsroom
July 30, 2020 - 4:12 pm
A shark was spotted at Tobay Beach in the Town of Oyster Bay on Thursday afternoon, prompting officials to temporarily restrict swimming, a spokeswoman for the town said.
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@tjminutillo/Instagram
1010 WINS Newsroom
July 30, 2020 - 10:15 am
A college student reeled in a nearly 400-pound bull shark off the coast of Long Island last weekend.
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West Lido Beach
Carol D'Auria
David Caplan
July 27, 2020 - 1:08 pm
Swimming at beaches in Hempstead on Long Island has been suspended after a lifeguard spotted a "significant size" shark off Lido West Beach Monday morning, the Town of Hempstead announced.
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Kimberly Dole
July 24, 2020 - 6:53 pm
A Long Island man is suing a Suffolk police officer in a federal lawsuit for excessive force, alleging the officer used a taser on him during an apparent traffic stop.
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Sophia Hall
July 24, 2020 - 1:30 am
A Long Island woman, who survived the Holocaust, returned to her assisted living facility on Thursday after overcoming her battle with COVID-19.
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