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Trapped Bed Bugs (credit: Handout/Stony Brook University)

Stony Brook Researchers Have New Tool In Fight Against Bedbugs

Researchers at Stony Brook University have developed what is essentially a man-made spider web that stops bugs in their tracks.

05/31/2013

Kenneth Klapak and his wife Kim (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Doctors Successfully Reattach S.I. Man’s Hands After Accident

A 53-year-old Staten Island man raised his thumb into the air Wednesday – an act just two weeks ago that he thought would be impossible ever to accomplish again.

05/29/2013

Researchers on Long island say gold-based cosmetics may speed up the aging process. (Photo: CBS 2)

Researchers: Gold-Based Cosmetics May Make You Age Faster

Scientists at Stony Brook University searching for health risks in everyday products stumbled upon something that might accelerate aging and increase wrinkling.

04/30/2013

Lawn sign in Stony Brook (credit: CBS 2)

Stony Brook Residents Want Rental Rules Enforced For College Students

Residents have complained that the students are noisy, litter and create parking problems.

03/18/2013

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Colleges On Long Island Pull In Record Donations

Five schools on Long Island received donations that either matched or exceeded their largest gifts ever.

03/03/2013

Stony Brook students thank their local Dunkin' Donuts worker (credit: YouTube/Han John Tse)

Stony Brook University Students Surprise Beloved Dunkin’ Donuts Worker

Zamir Miah, the overnight worker at the Dunkin Donuts on Route 25A in Stony Brook, had a personal policy of not accepting tips from students.

02/05/2013

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Intel Science Contest Names 53 Semifinalists From Long Island

From finding a cure to the medical condition Sepsis to helping third world countries have systems to easily get clean water, the semifinalists at Jericho High School have spent their summers in the labs there to get this far.

01/10/2013

Woman With Cellulite (credit: CBS 2)

Long Island Researchers May Have A Breakthrough In Battle Against Cellulite

Initially developed by Bio Specifics Technologies in Lynbrook and now pioneered by Stony Brook University researchers, an enzyme-based injection called Xiaflex may be a new weapon in the battle against cellulite.

06/21/2012

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Stony Brook Bounced From College World Series

Stony Brook’s underdog run in the College World Series ended on Sunday. The Seawolves were eliminated by Florida State, 12-2.

06/17/2012

Stony Brook Gets Knocked Around In College World Series Debut

So much for shocking the world. This time Stony Brook got zapped. Tyler Johnson allowed five runs in the first inning and the Seawolves couldn’t get much going against UCLA in a 9-1 loss in their College World Series debut on Friday.

WFAN–06/16/2012

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WCBS 880 Special Series: Where The Jobs Are – Part 1

The jobs situation actually is getting better, if you know where to look, reported WCBS 880’s Wayne Cabot.

06/04/2012

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9/11 Responder Treatment Program Expands To Brooklyn

Until today, there wasn’t a clinic for 9/11 responders in Brooklyn, WCBS 880’s Marla Diamond reported. 9/11 first responder and advocate John Feal called the new center monumental.

05/14/2012

Hyper-sensitive people

Seen At 11: Take The Hyper-Sensitive Person Test

At times, we all take things a little too personally or become very defensive. But a new discovery shows a greater number of people are born this way. They’re “highly sensitive,” and it doesn’t just affect their relationships.

05/03/2012

Caitlin Semo speaks at a student-loan news conference. (Credit: Monica Miller/ WCBS 880)

New York College Students Asking Lawmakers To Block Rate Increase On Loans

Some students who take out federally-subsidized loans are asking Washington lawmakers to block a rate increase scheduled to take place this July.

04/22/2012

Muslims praying

NYPD May Have Monitored Muslim Student Activity At Multiple Universities

The New York Police Department monitored Muslim college students far more broadly than previously known, at schools far beyond the city limits, including the Ivy League colleges of Yale and the University of Pennsylvania, The Associated Press has learned.

02/19/2012

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