Long Island

NYS And EPA Clash Over LI Sound Dredging Plan

Oct 5, 2016
Frank Eltman / AP

New York State is formally objecting to the federal government’s plan to continue dumping dredged materials in Long Island Sound.

Mike Groll / AP

The scandal over Governor Cuomo’s economic development programs has led to more scrutiny of whether the projects are the best way to improve the state’s economy, and some watchdog groups are asking questions.

Courtesy of Suffolk County Transit

The eight Suffolk County bus lines scheduled to end Monday because of budget cuts have been extended for another week.

Armor Health Threatens To Pull Out Of Nassau Jail

Sep 30, 2016
Matt B / flickr

The controversy between the Nassau County jail and its medical care provider continues. Armor Correctional Health Services says it will leave the jail early next month unless the county meets a list of conditions.

M. Spencer Green / AP

Connecticut, New York and 33 other states are suing the makers of the prescription drug Suboxone, a drug used to treat opioid addiction by easing cravings.