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Cops Searching For Suspect In Long Island Shooting

Posted 09.25.2013 | New York

Police in Long Island are frantically searching for a gunman who shot two people, one fatally, near Roosevelt Field mall on Wednesday. Newsday rep...

First PTA Group For Gay Students Approved In New York

AP | FRANK ELTMAN | Posted 06.12.2012 | New York

GARDEN CITY, N.Y. — Rachael Scheinman hears anti-gay slurs all the time. The senior at the Portledge School in Locust Valley, N.Y., says many o...

Retired Lieutenant Who Accidentally Killed ATF Agent Is 'Devastated'

AP | FRANK ELTMAN | Posted 03.06.2012 | New York

GARDEN CITY, N.Y. — An attorney for a retired police lieutenant who fired the shot that killed a federal agent trying to thwart a New Year's Eve...

Hempstead Freedom Walkers Challenge Long Island Segregation

Alan Singer | Posted 08.17.2011 | New York
Alan Singer

Eighth-grade students in Hempstead, New York organized a Freedom Walk to honor the 1961 Freedom Riders and to make a statement that racial integration and equality should still be valued by our society today.

Dawn and Claire Have an Idea

Alan Singer | Posted 07.23.2011 | Education
Alan Singer

Dawn and Claire find that their eighth-grade students remember little about American government from the previous year. They decided there had to be a better way to promote civic knowledge.

NY Man Charged With Strangling 88-Year-Old Mother

AP | FRANK ELTMAN | Posted 06.22.2011 | New York

GARDEN CITY, N.Y. — A man who neighbors say spent many years caring for his elderly mother strangled the 88-year-old woman with a necktie in the...

Egypt Is Burning, and It Is Not a Facebook or Twitter Event

Parvez Sharma | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Parvez Sharma

The majority of the 80 million people of Egypt live in abject poverty. They go to kiosks to make calls. A substantial number have never used the internet. They are not twittering -- they are out on the streets giving vent to three decades of anger.

Inshaallah Twitter

Parvez Sharma | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Parvez Sharma

While it is still too early to call the protests in Egypt a revolution, Cairo has been under siege for 48 hours. The three-decade long rule of a despot -- and the country's role as an American ally -- is being challenged.

Kathleen Rice Will Review Infamous Friedman Child Molestation Case

AP | FRANK ELTMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

GARDEN CITY, N.Y. — A prosecutor said Tuesday she will select a group of law-enforcement, legal and social science experts to help her investiga...

New York Mothers Blog About Parenting Issues

NY Convergence | NY Convergence | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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The New York Daily News spoke with four of them, including: Issa Mas of Manhattan: Her blog turned into, the "go-sourc...

Long Island's Empty Jail

Nick Carr | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nick Carr

Whenever a film or TV show needs to film in a prison location, the go-to place to scout is a decommissioned jail at the Nassau County Correctional Facility.