MTA, LIRR Contract Talks Set Resume Next Week As L.I. Lawmakers Call On Cuomo To InterveneThe latest round of talks last week ended with no compromise in sight and both sides have blamed the other for the stalemate.
Long Island St. Sen. Wants Stronger Infrastructure In Post-Sandy RebuildingAs the region rebuilds from superstorm Sandy, New York State leaders want to make sure new infrastructure will be strong enough to withstand future storms.
State Health Officials Conducting Cancer Study Near Old Long Island Dump SiteThe toxic plot is the result of years of dumping by the Grumman Corp. and the U.S. Navy and is believed to threaten the water supply to about 250,000 residents in Bethpage.
NY Senators Push To Toughen Texting-At-Wheel LawThe state's Senate Republicans promised Tuesday to pass legislation that would allow police to stop and ticket motorists for texting while driving.