Long Island

Drug Bust On Long Island Yields Narcotics, Cash

Jul 19, 2016
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

A Long Island drug task force has exposed two narcotics networks dealing heroin and cocaine on the East End.

Crane Collapses On Top Of Tappan Zee Bridge

Jul 19, 2016
David Leibstein / AP

A giant crane toppled off the new Tappan Zee Bridge being constructed north of New York City and collapsed across the busy span it is replacing, halting traffic Tuesday afternoon on the key suburban highway crossing.

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The Suffolk County Department of Health has banned swimming at Lake Ronkonkoma Beach for the second time this July because of high levels of bacteria found in the water.

Nassau Police Honor Slain Officers At Memorial Park

Jul 18, 2016
Courtesy of Nassau County Police Department

The Nassau County Police Department held a ceremony on Monday to remember the police officers killed in attacks in Baton Rouge and Dallas. 

John Minchillo / AP

New York’s delegation at the Republican National Convention heard from former House Speaker Newt Gingrich at their breakfast meeting Monday, where Gingrich offered them a game plan for winning in New York in November.