Bus Driver Punched Repeatedly; Passengers Just Stood There and Filmed

Keisha McGregor drives a bus on Long Island for NICE, Nassau Intercounty Express. Monday, she was attacked by a passenger who missed her stop because she did not realize the bus was going express. The passenger threw a water bottle at McGregor and then began to punch her. There were 30 other passengers on the bus and… »2/27/14 5:30pm2/27/14 5:30pm

Man Celebrates 96th Birthday by Accidentally Eating Rat Cake

Do you like cake? Are you one of those people who never got over childhood birthday parties and the sweet, smoky smell of snuffed candles mingling with buttercream icing? If you murmured "yes" to your computer, then the next sentence you read will horrify you and quite possibly turn you into a PIE person. An old… »2/23/14 1:00pm2/23/14 1:00pm

Pit Bulls Get Good PR After Pit Bull Saves Woman from House Fire

Pit bulls don’t have the greatest reputation (Ontario, Canada, for instance, has a ban on pit bulls and pit bull-esque dogs), so they need all the good PR they can get. The new pit bull PR person seems to be doing a pretty good job of rehabilitating pit bulls’ image, too — he/she has gotten the word out that a pit… »5/05/13 12:30pm5/05/13 12:30pm

Fun-Loving Mom Allegedly Drove Around Long Island While Her Kids Shot a BB Gun at Cars

In the sweeping annals of bad parenting, Long Islander Susan Becker may only be a minor character, but minor characters are often the entertaining characters so we shouldn’t ignore her exploits, which, according to Suffolk County police, include encouraging her rambunctious children to fire BB guns out of her moving… »4/21/13 4:00pm4/21/13 4:00pm

Police Ask for Help Identifying L.I. Serial Killer Victim

Officials have been busy publicly disagreeing over just how serial killer-riddled Long Island is, but it seems any speculation may be premature. Several of the 10 victims recovered on South Shore beaches still haven't been identified, and now police are asking for the public's help. They've released a sketch of a… »1/08/12 9:39pm1/08/12 9:39pm

Serial Killer Investigation Turns Up Possible Remains Of Missing Woman

Nineteen months after Shannan Gilbert disappeared, and exactly one year after the investigation into her case led to the discovery of the first of 10 bodies on Long Island, police say they've found her remains. This morning a body was located in a marsh near where Gilbert's belongings were found earlier this week, and… »12/13/11 11:50pm12/13/11 11:50pm

Police Find Belongings Of Woman Who Sparked L.I. Serial Killer Investigation

Earlier this week Long Island police were vague about what exactly they found during their continuing search of a marshy area near where Shannan Gilbert, a 24-year-old sex worker from New Jersey, was last spotted a year ago. Yesterday, detectives announced that they've recovered Gilbert's jeans, shoes, cell phone, and… »12/08/11 11:45am12/08/11 11:45am

Police Uncover New Evidence In Long Island Serial Killer Case

Yesterday police found several items related to their investigation into the deaths of 10 people whose remains turned up on Long Island beaches. Previously, police said the murders were committed by multiple killers, but recently they announced they're now hunting for one serial killer. Police say they decided to… »12/07/11 1:00pm12/07/11 1:00pm

Olive Garden Shies Away From Kendra Wilkinson • GGW Assaulter Released From Jail

Kendra Wilkinson's love for the Olive Garden »8/13/08 5:30pm8/13/08 5:30pm and role as a "rogue brand ambassador" (not to mention promoting the company's ) isn't appreciated by the family-friendly restaurant who view her endorsement as a "complicated issue." • The crew member who was arrested for sexually assaulting a girl in Long Island has been