A longtime ban on cellphones in New York City public schools is set to be lifted on Monday.
It’s the dress that’s beating the Internet black and blue. Or should that be gold and white?
A Suffolk County police officer came to the rescue this week, using an epipen to save a 12-year-old boy suffering from a severe allergic reaction.
Jacalyn Easters said she was shocked when her 7-year-old son Brandon McNeil who was supposed to be in second grade class at Tangier Smith Elementary School in Mastic Beach suddenly showed up on a relative’s doorstep Wednesday.
Protesters want Skelos to stop letting multi-million-dollar condos, like those at the One57 building in Manhattan, get out of paying most real estate taxes while Long Islanders pay double or triple the amount.
The man showed the girls a box of condoms, asked them if they would appear in an adult video with him and then showed them pornographic images on his cellphone, authorities said.
Sen. Charles Schumer is urging the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to reverse its denial of thousands of dollars in assistance for Liberty Village in Amityville to cover the cost of rent and support services.
A Queens woman, who is the subject of a viral social media campaign, is recovering after undergoing a double lung transplant.
Darell Baldwin said his 9-year-old dog, named Black, was in the fenced-in backyard of their Bay Shore home Sunday playing with a ball in the snow when he heard a pop.
The dog, a pit bull, was found in the middle of the road Monday night at Route 111 and Sage Street in Central Islip.
Cong Xu, a Chinese national living in Brooklyn, pleaded guilty Tuesday to the shooting of Officer Mohit Arora following a New Hyde Park home invasion in August 2013.
Suffolk County police say 44-year-old Thomas Calhoun shot his girlfriend, 43-year-old Tanya Lawrence, and her 7-year-old daughter Danielle Lawrence before killing himself.
Couples who tied the knot more than half a century ago and are still together are sharing their secrets.
The midwives created a countdown on social media and had been anticipating this birth for a few weeks.
Local leaders are urging the federal government to come through with money for a much-needed sewage treatment plant project on Long Island.