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Things escalated quickly at one IHOP in Long Island. According to NBC 4, a family unhappy with the service they were getting found themselves in an argument with staff that eventually led to someone pulling out a knife. The unidentified mother of the family told NBC 4 that her husband and two kids, who are […]

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After fighting for her life for over 24 hours, 12-year-old Dejah Joyner succumbed to injuries sustained when a stray bullet flew into her Hempstead, Long Island home and struck her down as she stood in her living room, the New York Daily News reports. Her parents, Dameon Joyner and Keisha Miles Joyner, have spearheaded community […]

A hate crime is being investigated in Lindenhurst, New York after a black family received an anonymous note urging them to leave the town. According to the Lindenhurst Patch, the shocking display of racism made it’s way across social media and reads, “Lindenhurst is 84% white. You don’t belong here!!!” Ronica Copes, the woman who received […]

One Long Island man is in the hospital after a bunch of pesky bedbugs raided his rental car, causing him to accidentally blow up the vehicle. Scott Kemery, who rented the vehicle earlier this week, was surprised to find bedbugs in the back of the car on Tuesday. Remembering that a friend told him alcohol killed the insects, […]

Police were baffled when they discovered that a Long Island man was using a wooden dummy to drive in the HOV lane. James Campbell was running late to his new job on Friday morning and decided to prop his wooden buddy in the car so he could ride separately from the main flow of traffic on […]

A 4-year-old girl from San Antonio is dying from an aggressive form of brain cancer and she is determined to dance to “Shake It Off” with Taylor Swift before it’s too late. Her family started the hashtag #ShakeItOffJalene to get the singer’s attention. We hope your wishes come true, Jalene! [Gossip Cop] A high school senior from […]

The Supreme Court is finally taking a stand on same-sex marriage, and has decided to determine whether the Constitution allows for individual states to ban it. The case is set to be argued in April, and a decision should be ready by late June. [NBC News] Alex Malarkey, the 6-year-old boy who told the world […]

The family of Frank Panebianco is in mourning after he was shot and killed by his girlfriend’s ex-boyfriend on Sunday in Long Island, NY. Panebianco, 28, was out with his girlfriend Jessica Kasten, 28, at a Port Jefferson Station restaurant, when they were confronted by Kasten’s ex, Michael Skiadas. Police say the couple and Skiadas got […]

Police are looking into a case on Long Island after a man jumped in front of the LIRR train at the same time his mother was found decapitated in the street a few miles away. The body of the Farmingdale, NY woman was found outside of her apartment last night. Twenty minutes later, police responded to a […]

Six male students from Commack High School in Long Island are under fire for posing for pictures in t-shirts that spelled out “RAPE?” and then posting the photos on social media. The seniors at the school posed for the group picture next to the school’s track, and sport some big smiles for the controversial photo. A […]