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Politics and Protest: Scenes From the 2012 Hofstra Debate

From a man with a long white beard wearing half…



Bethpage's Toxic Plume Creeps Closer to Drinking Water Wells

Bethpage’s Toxic Plume Creeps Closer To Contaminating More Public Drinking Water Supplies

John Caruso points to an orange pushpin on a poster-size map propped up against a wall inside Massapequa Water District’s conference room. Unlike the charts…



As rain covers a window with droplets, fog partially hides the Empire State building, center, in New York, Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2010. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

Heavy Rains Cause Power Outages and Road Closings

Morning commutes were stalled because of the rain and wind caused by the remnants of Tropical Storm Nicole. The National Weather Service forecasts heavy rain…



Metro PCS Store in Elmont Robbed

A Metro PCS store in Elmont was robbed by three masked men on Saturday night. Nassau County police said a 22-year-old man was working at…



Chase Ends in Five Arrests on Gun, Drug Charges

Five individuals were arrested on gun and drug charges after a police chase following a shooting outside of a Levittown night club early Saturday morning, Nassau police…



Report: Long Island Roads Most Dangerous

The most dangerous roads in the tri-state area aren’t in Manhattan, but on Long Island, according to a new report on the region’s most dangerous…