Long Island

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A leading budget watchdog group is accusing Governor Cuomo of fudging the numbers in his state budget to appear to stay within his self-imposed 2 percent per year spending cap.

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East Hampton, the small resort town on eastern Long Island, has taken a stance on immigration. Town Supervisor Larry Cantwell said on Thursday that the town will not cooperate with U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement, also known as ICE.

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There will be over 500,000 people over the age of 60 living on Long Island by 2030. The New York State Office of Aging says that’s twice the number that now live on Long Island, and they're concerned that that the state won’t be able to keep up.

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Undocumented immigrants on Long Island are anxious after a week of raids by immigration authorities. Hofstra University’s law school wants to defend those who face deportation with a legal aid clinic.

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A Long Island man has been indicted for allegedly scamming $5 million from investors who thought they were getting in on the ground floor of a new fuel cell company.