Parents from several schools gathered in Harlem on Thursday to announce they are opting into a plan to opt out of Common Core tests for their children.
Only one ticket nationwide matched the Mega Millions jackpot this week, and the $20 million ticket was sold on Long Island.
Ward Melville High School teacher Stephen Malusa, 47, is accused of fondling a then 15-year-old student in May of last year.
Patricia Hernandez, 45, was arrested Tuesday and charged with first degree robbery, police said.
A Long Island high school science teacher was in court Tuesday on charges that he sexually abused a female student at his school.
A man’s dead body was found Saturday outside a temple on Long Island.
A Twitter page that appeared to show Long Island high school students getting drunk and using drugs has been deactivated.
Police on Long Island rescued a man early Saturday, after the man said he fell off the Smith Point Bridge into the water.
Authorities in Suffolk County collected 10 handguns and five assault weapons at a gun buyback in Bellport Saturday.
A plan has been launched to merge parks police with county police departments in Suffolk County.
An argument that waiters and customers will be happier if tips are done away with seems to be gaining steam.
Last year, New York City became the first large city or state in the country to prohibit sales to young adults.
The mail is supposed to go through snow, rain, heat and gloom of night, but one postal worker stood accused this week of being too lazy to deliver the mail in any weather.
A Long Island cab driver has filed a lawsuit claiming he was falsely arrested after some college students refused to pay a fare and threatened him with a Nassau County police connection.
Waitress Brittany Louis, 24, was arrested at the restaurant on Thursday for allegedly stealing credit card information from customers for three months with a simple skimmer device, detectives said.