| Jul 10, 2013
| 6:09 AM
Michael Franti has recorded music for decades, and even had a Top 20 hit with the song "Say Hey (I Love You)."
But Franti hadn't collaborated with writers from outside his band until he began working on his new album, "All People," which will be...
| Jul 1, 2012
Candlestick Point Park Pier
Overview: This plank pier is only 150 feet long. Although the views here aren't as striking as others along the bay, there is plenty to see in the 170-acre Candlestick Point State Recreation Area, including small wildlife,...
| Oct 12, 2010
| 1:27 PM
A Long Island Railroad engineer accused of allowing a passenger to drive the train, made a deal with Nassau prosecutors Tuesday and pleaded to a lesser charge.
Ronald Cabrera, 41, of Port Jefferson, admitted to allowing the William Kutsch, 48, into the...
| Aug 25, 2010
| 5:59 PM
MEDIA ADVISORY: LIRR CUSTOMERS ARE ADVISED TO EXPECT CANCELED TRAINS, DELAYS FOR THURSDAY'S AM & PM RUSH HOURS, AUGUST 26
MTA Long Island Rail Road is advising customers to expect significant schedule changes and delays during Thursday's morning and...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 12:34 AM
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. -- A woman was arrested after biting someone during a dispute over a parking spot, police said.
Police were called to the Hunters Point area.d 6 p.m. Tuesday after reports of a fight.
When they arrived the found 4 people who had...
| Feb 26, 2008
| 9:23 AM
From the airports
Taxi: It may not be the most cost effective, but the most convenient way to get into town is to collect your bags and get in line for a taxi. From John F. Kennedy Airport, taxis are required to charge a flat fee to Manhattan of $45 plus...
| Dec 14, 2008
THE BEST WAY TO LAKE MILLE LACS
From LAX, Northwest offers nonstop service to Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. Restricted round-trip fares begin at $400. It's a 90-minute drive to Isle and Lake Mille Lacs. You can find a good map at www....
| Mar 26, 2010
| 7:21 AM
A 19-month-old girl was found unconscious Thursday afternoon in a Corona apartment and was later pronounced dead and, in an unrelated incident, a 12-year-old boy's body was discovered about a half hour later in a home near Hunters Point in an apparent...
| Sep 11, 2009
| 11:00 AM
The Long Island Rail Road engineer accused of allowing a passenger to man the controls of a rush-hour train in July has been fired, LIRR officials announced Friday.
Ronald Cabrera, 40, was terminated following a two-month internal disciplinary review...
| Jul 17, 2009
A Long Island Rail Road engineer has been suspended without pay after being accused of allowing a passenger to operate a train as it traveled west of Hicksville earlier this month.
LIRR engineer Ronald Cabrera allowed the passenger to operate the train...
| Aug 5, 2009
| 12:14 PM
An East Setauket man who police say operated a New York City-bound Long Island Rail Road train during morning rush hour, was arrested Wednesday following a 2-week investigation into the incident. The train engineer who is accused of allowing the passenger...