Smoking marijuana is “not something I encourage, and I’ve told my daughters I think it’s a bad idea, a waste of time, not very healthy,” Obama said.
State officials said an overpopulation of the swans threatens water plants, water quality, puts planes at risk and displaces local birds.
The village board will consider a ban next month on temporary goals being rolled out near curbs or permanent goals from being erected on government right-of-ways — the land within six feet of the curb.
For centuries, having children has been held up by many as the ultimate source of fulfillment and meaning in life. However, a shocking new marriage study disputes all that.
Residents contend saltwater from the Great South Bay creeps up driveways, corroding cars and damaging yards and foundations whenever they get substantial rain.
A suspect in a deadly hit-and-run case on Long Island headed to court Monday thinking his plea deal was a done deal. But the judge shocked everyone by refusing to sentence the suspect.
Some Long Islanders are irate, claiming important environmental laws were circumvented to make way for upscale condos.
Three men were charged in connection with about 50 burglaries that spanned Nassau, Suffolk, Westchester and Queens counties Thursday.
The Jericho Gardens Civic Association is demanding answers after the Nassau County parks commissioner signed an agreement to lease a county park’s parking lot to a used car dealership.
In single-digit or negative-range cold, bundling up is crucial. But as CBS 2’s Sonia Moghe reported Tuesday, some kids and even teens can often overlook that fact.
With temperatures plummeting to the single digits overnight Monday night into Tuesday, a significant fear has mounted that rain-soaked trees will end up covered in ice. And when winds kick up overnight, the ice-coated branches could bring down electric power lines.
A Long Island good Samaritan was being hailed for his bravery Tuesday night, after rescuing a couple from a burning car.
In a painful mystery during the holidays, a brilliant doctor who grew up in Laurelton, Queens has gone missing.
The figures were taken from a display at Route 25A and Lake Avenue sometime between Dec. 16 and Dec. 17, police said.
Police said the truck was carrying 12,000 gallons of fuel when it slammed into the back of a car that was stopped at a red light.