Long Island

Louis Lanzano / AP

The long awaited trial for Hank Greenberg started Tuesday. Greenberg is the former head of the insurance giant AIG. New York’s Attorney General is trying to show that Greenberg oversaw two transactions that duped shareholders of half a billion dollars, but what’s mostly at stake is the reputation of a Wall Street luminary.

Matt B / flickr

A Nassau County legislative committee wants to hire a California nonprofit to monitor the county jail’s medical provider.

Bryan R. Smith / AP

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is extending the deadline for workers seeking lost wages and medical benefits from their involvement in the rescue, recovery and cleanup of the September 11
terror attacks.

Suffolk County Holds Hearings On Water Quality

Sep 12, 2016
JD Allen / WSHU

At a joint hearing in Smithtown, New York, State Senate and Assembly Committees heard testimony on Suffolk County’s ongoing nitrogen water quality problem.

Suffolk County Cuts 8 Bus Routes

Sep 12, 2016
Courtesy of Suffolk County Transit

Suffolk County wants to eliminate eight bus routes as part of a plan to close a $78 million budget deficit.