Long Island

Commuters Brace For Penn Station Repairs

May 3, 2017
Mary Altaffer / AP

Amtrak’s preliminary plan for track repairs at Penn Station may shut down two tracks at a time for six weeks this summer.

Frank Eltman / AP

The brutal MS-13 gang has terrorized Long Island communities and murdered eleven people over the past year, most of them teenagers.

Long Island Serial Knife Robber Arrested

May 3, 2017
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Police on Long Island have arrested a man they say is the serial knifepoint robber responsible for eighteen robberies across the Island.

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The congressional Long Island Sound Caucus has helped to secure $8 million in federal funding to help protect the Sound.

Mike Groll / AP

New York State’s education commissioner said Tuesday that new state-specific learning standards will offer several improvements over the controversial Common Core standards.