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Reports from Terry Sheridan and the Long Island News Bureau staff, a collaboration with Stony Brook University's School of Journalism; WSHU's Charles Lane; and Karen DeWitt of New York State Public Radio

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FTC, States Crack Down On Veteran Charity Scams

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Connecticut and New York have joined a multistate coalition and the Federal Trade Commission in combating fraudulent veteran charities.

Long Island Couple Adopts Zero-Waste Lifestyle

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A Long Island couple say they take out the garbage only three times a year after adopting a waste-free lifestyle.

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New York, Connecticut, New Jersey, and Maryland are suing the federal government over President Trump’s 2017 tax reform that caps state and local property tax deductions at $10,000.

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The New York State Health Department says three communities in Suffolk County have elevated rates of leukemia, and lung, bladder, and thyroid cancers.  

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Attorneys general in six states, including Connecticut and New York, are suing the Justice Department over a policy that would revoke federal public safety grants in so-called “sanctuary cities.”