Long Island's police departments are gearing up in case its officers come into contact with suspected Ebola victims.
The Nassau County Legislature Monday approved the final $5 million in borrowing to pay the takers of an early retirement incentive for the county's largest municipal union -- bringing the total cost of coaxing more than 200 workers off the payroll to $15 million.
Barclays Center, current home of the Nets and future home of the Islanders, is up for sale, Sports Business Daily reported Monday.
Huntington's ethics board has found no "technical ethical violation" in a controversial vote town board member Mark Cuthbertson made in favor of a zone change that allowed a condominium development proposed by Oheka Castle owner Gary Melius.
Croci wants to continue to build a career in public service.
Long Island "was always a safe haven to me," says the Harlem-raised rapper who will be inducted into the Long Island Music Hall of Fame on Thursday.
Ex-con Kenneth Minor, the Harlem man who helped Woodmere motivational speaker Jeffrey Locker kill himself in 2009 as part of a bizarre suicide-for-hire insurance scam, told a judge on Monday that he was sorry as he was sentenced to 12 years in prison.
Medical student James Walker died three years ago Tuesday after being struck by a car while crossing a road in Brightwaters, and his father continues to fight for a state law that would mandate drug and alcohol testing for drivers involved in accidents where another person is killed.
High school students statewide who want to graduate with an emphasis on career and technical education would be able to take one less Regents exam under a controversial landmark change that won unanimous Board of Regents approval today.
Nazi war criminals and SS guards collected millions of dollars in Social Security payments after being forced out of the United States, an Associated Press investigation found.
Suffolk County Community College Tuesday will open the first new academic building on the school's Selden campus in 44 years, marking a major investment in its rapidly growing life sciences department.
Kris Jenner comments on Bruce Jenner's new relationship and other rumors.
A West Babylon man pleaded guilty to all charges he faced for playing a leading role in a high-tech burglary crew that stole $10 million in cash and goods from Long Island homes and businesses, prosecutors said Monday.
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A woman who was arrested after being trapped inside a chimney had met the California homeowner online and dated him before he recently broke off the relationship, according to the homeowner.
Ten Hispanic children, among those whom advocates say have been turned away from Hempstead schools for weeks, entered the high school Monday with school officials who helped them get identification cards and seek class schedules.
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Tickets for a new multistate lottery that offers a top prize of $25 million and an interactive twist -- a chance to appear on a TV game show -- go on sale Monday, the New York Lottery said.
Kensington Palace also said in a statement Monday that the duchess, continues to improve after a long bout of severe morning sickness.
While at Bethpage High Schoolâs homecoming Saturday, Dennis Diesel Sr. expressed a longing for his son to come home.
Oscar de la Renta, the Dominican-born fashion designer who reshaped the public image of first ladies, society muses and red-carpet regulars with grand evening wear that celebrated Latin sensuality, European refinement and American versatility, died Monday at his home in Kent, Conn.
The Brookhaven Town Conservative Committee has sued the Suffolk Conservative Party and its chairman Edward Walsh for taking away the town's power to endorse candidates.
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Defense contractor Telephonics Corp. is cutting almost 100 full-, part-time and temporary jobs from its workforce, about one third of those through voluntary retirement buyouts, officials said.
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo joined Vice President Joe Biden in Queens Monday to unveil a plan to modernize four New York airports, including Republic Airport in East Farmingdale.
Long Beach has replaced more than 100 fire hydrants with new flood-resistant ones that look more like R2D2 than the classic curbside spigots.
Seven women's bodies were found in northwestern Indiana over the weekend after a convicted sex offender's confession to one killing led police to the grisly discovery of other deaths, including three in one abandoned house, authorities said Monday.
Three Hempstead men are due back in court Wednesday, following their weekend arrests on weapons charges after a traffic stop on Hempstead Turnpike in Uniondale.
For the first time in more than 14 years, a drunken driving murder trial is expected to begin Monday in Suffolk County for a Babylon man accused of killing a teenage driver while driving drunk and recklessly.
The World Health Organization declared on Monday that Nigeria is free of Ebola, a rare victory in the months-long battle against the fatal disease.