Park Ranger On His Lunch Break Rediscovers Rare Species Lost For 42 YearsThe rediscovered species has not been seen since a pair of salamanders was first found in western Guatemala by two American students in 1975.
Feds Arrest 3 On Long Island After Heroin SeizureCustoms officers discovered "an off-white, tannish powdery substance'' in the shipment, which tested positive for heroin.
Russian Arms Dealer 'Merchant Of Death' Viktor Bout Convicted In NYC Federal CourtA shadowy Russian arms dealer was convicted Wednesday of seeking to make millions of dollars by selling heavy weaponry to a terror group so it could attack what prosecutors said he told his customers was a common enemy - U.S. forces helping the Colombian government.
L.I. Rep. Wants Review Of Immigration Case As Young Emily Ruiz Returns Home"This bureaucratic overreach and utter failure of commonsense has left a little girl, a U.S. citizen no less, stranded thousands of miles from her parents," Long Island Congressman Steve Israel said.
Emily Ruiz, L.I. Girl Caught In Immigration Nightmare, Is Coming HomeEmily Samantha Ruiz is returning from Guatemala Tuesday night and will be reunited with her parents and younger brother in Brentwood.
Long Island Girl, 4-Year-Old US Citizen, DeportedThe family said Emily Samantha Ruiz was deported after her grandfather was detained by authorities when their flight was diverted to Washington following a visit to Guatemala. Emily's parents are illegal immigrants living in Brentwood.