The students won the contest with only $500 of funding and a modest high school lab. Most students in the competition partner with universities.
A Long Island soccer club official has been accused of running a $5-million Ponzi scheme.
A 78-year-old woman was killed Sunday afternoon in a crash on Long Island.
Investigators have deemed that a fire that broke out early Sunday at a dry cleaners on Long Island was an arson.
A 45-year-old man was killed, and a second person was wounded, in an early-morning home invasion on Long Island Sunday.
A chronic drunken driver has been sentenced to six years in prison, following his 12th arrest on Long Island this past fall.
Saturday marked 20 years since the Long Island Rail Road massacre, which left 16 people dead and more than a dozen wounded when a gunman opened fire inside a train full of passengers.
The accident happened on Long Beach Road shortly after 1 p.m.
Melinda Kanter, of Deer Park, made it to the finals of this year’s gift wrapping contest.
Two teens have been arrested and charged as juveniles after a menorah was found vandalized earlier this week in Suffolk County.
Two deer got stuck in the foundation for a house under construction on Long Island Wednesday.
The Suffolk County Police Department has reached a tentative agreement to enhance investigations of hate crimes and bias incidents, in the wake of federal scrutiny following the 2008 hate crime killing of an Ecuadorean immigrant.
The New York Rising program was set up by the state to help victims of Superstorm Sandy rebuild, but many have said the program has failed to deliver.
Fritz Byer, of Freeport, was arraigned on three counts of burglary, two counts of criminal possession of stolen property and resisting arrest.
Police on Long Island arrested the owner of a photography store Monday, on allegations that he was secretly recording his employees using the restroom.