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Hurricane Sandy

Life Goes on Post-Hurricane Sandy…Slowly

December 6, 2012
Spin Alley: Republican Congressman Pete King (R-Seaford) joined dozens of other politicians, advisors and pundits in the media center at Hofstra University Oct. 16 to give their take on how President Obama and challenger Gov. Mitt Romney faired in the historic presidential debate.

King Stepping Down as Homeland Security Committee Chair

November 22, 2012
A satellite image of Hurricane Sandy is shown on a computer screen at the National Hurricane Center in Miami on Friday, Oct. 26, 2012. Sandy left 21 people dead as it moved through the Caribbean, following a path that could see it blend with a winter storm and reach the U.S. East Coast as a super-storm next week. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

Long Island Hurricane: Sandy Update — Frankenstorm Rolling Toward Long Island

October 26, 2012
A Port Authority police officer walks towards a commuter train station near ground zero Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011 in New York. Heavily armed police remained a visible presence around New York on the eve of the 10th anniversary of the World Trade Center attacks.(AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)

AP sources: No Sign of US Entry for Terror Plot

September 10, 2011

People crowd Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2011, as they evacuate buildings after an earthquake his the in Washington area. The 5.9 magnitude earthquake centered northwest of Richmond, Va., shook much of Washington, D.C., and was felt as far north as Rhode Island and New York City. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

Long Island Feels Tremors from Virginia Earthquake

August 23, 2011

Does Long Island Need a Shark Alert System?

August 11, 2011
Work continues on the National September 11 Memorial at the World Trade Center site, Friday, July 15, 2011 in New York.  The memorial will be dedicated in a ceremony on September 11, 2011, the tenth anniversary of the terrorist attacks. One World Trade Center, center, rises above the site. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

Bush to be in NYC to Mark 10th Anniversary of 9/11

July 30, 2011
Governor Cuomo announces Long Island Regional Council Members at SUNY Old Westbury (Picture by: Rashed Mian)

Cuomo Creates LI Council for Economic Development

July 28, 2011

Reverend Dr. Beverly Boyarsky, David Klimnick of the GLBT Community Center in Bay Shore and Steve Carl, owner of Carlyle on the Green, during the wedding ceremony (Rashed Mian/Long Island Press)

Dozens of Gay Couples Wed at Bethpage’s Carlyle on the Green

July 27, 2011
Darren Major, left, and his husband Andrew Troup pose for a photograph Thursday June 30, 2011 in New York.  The couple, who live in New York, were legally wed in Canada in 2008.   As gay marriage becomes legal in New York, companies and individuals are wrestling with changes to their financial lives.   Gay couples who get married can file jointly on state returns but not federal. Big corporations that extend benefits to domestic partners must decide whether to continue in light of the new state law. That means some couples might have to head to the altar to maintain their benefits. (AP Photo/Tina Fineberg)

Gay Couples Hours Away from Marriage on Long Island

July 23, 2011

McCrudden Pleads Guilty To Threats Against Feds

July 18, 2011
Paola Perez, left, and her partner Linda Collazo, dressed as bride and groom, march in the annual Gay Pride parade in Greenwich Village, Sunday, June 26, 2011 in New York. One of the world's oldest and largest gay pride parades was expected to become a victory celebration Sunday after New York's historic decision to legalize same-sex marriage.  The law signed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday doesn't take effect for 30 days. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

Town of Brookhaven to Offer Marriage Licenses Sunday

July 14, 2011

A fan photo of The Pixies playing a concert at an unspecified venue.

Pixies: First Show Slated at Paramount in Huntington

July 6, 2011
New York gay marriage

Carlyle on the Green to Host Free Gay Marriage Weddings

June 29, 2011
Supporters of same sex marriage celebrate that the Senate members will vote on legislation to legalize same-sex marriage in New York, during a session of the New York State Senate at the Capitol in Albany, N.Y., Friday, June 24, 2011. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink)

New York Lawmakers Approve Gay Marriage

June 24, 2011
Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, R-Rockville Centre, speaks to reporters after meeting with Gov. Cuomo on gay marriage, Thursday, June 16, 2011 in Albany, N.Y.  Conflicting interests and political maneuvering threatened to stall a vote in New York on whether to legalize gay marriage, viewed by advocates and opponents alike as a pivotal moment in the years-long debate.(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

NY Gay Marriage: LI GOP Senators Unlikely To Approve

June 17, 2011

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Geraldine Ferraro Reaction on Twitter

March 26, 2011
FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 18, 1984 file picture, Democratic vice presidential candidate Geraldine Ferraro holds up a document claiming President Ronald Reagan has failed to support a single arms control agreement which six previous U.S. presidents have. Ms. Ferraro, addressing the Young Lawyers, Division of the Philadelphia Bar Association said Reagan’s policies have led to an “arms control gridlock” that does not reduce the risk of nuclear war. The first woman to run for U.S. vice president on a major party ticket has died. Geraldine Ferraro was 75. A family friend said Ferraro, who was diagnosed with blood cancer in 1998, died Saturday, March 26, 2011 at Massachusetts General Hospital. (AP Photo/Ron Frehm)

First Female VP Candidate Ferraro Dies at 75

March 26, 2011
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo listens to a question during a news conference at the Capitol in Albany, N.Y., Thursday, March 17, 2011. (AP Photo)

Analysis: Cuomo’s Big Week for New York’s Future

March 26, 2011

Bay Park Sewage Plant Still Dumping Waste In Fishing Waters

December 16, 2010

End of the line!