Long Island

LIRR Train
Metropolitan Transportation Authority / Patrick Cashin
Sophia Hall
September 17, 2020 - 5:23 pm
The president of the Long Island Rail Road on Thursday warned deep cuts would be coming if the federal government does not step in to provide crucial funding.
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Suffolk County police
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Sophia Hall
September 17, 2020 - 1:25 pm
A Long Island resident was charged with animal cruelty after four dogs were found dead inside an Oakdale home on Wednesday.
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old rail car is dumped into the ocean
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 16, 2020 - 8:18 pm
Barges dumped old rail cars into the Atlantic Ocean on Wednesday as part of New York's efforts to build artificial reefs that attract fish and divers.
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Maverick Stow
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Erica Brosnan
September 16, 2020 - 2:34 pm
A Long Island high school senior who was suspended and then arrested for demanding a return to full-time in-person classes has now been suspended for the remainder of the school year.
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Assemblywoman Michaelle Solages
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Sophia Hall
September 16, 2020 - 1:28 pm
In the wake of the deadly wrong-way crash on the Southern State Parkway on Tuesday morning, a Long Island assemblywoman is now urging the state to speed up a study on the exits and entrance ramps and make safety improvements.
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HELP Truck Hero
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Sophia Hall
September 15, 2020 - 4:36 pm
A Queens man was reunited on Tuesday with the Long Island help-truck operator who saved his life.
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Yolanda Imbriano
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Sophia Hall
September 14, 2020 - 7:16 pm
A bus monitor on Long Island says she’s not happy about having to quit her job due to the pandemic at the age of 100.
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Vaccine
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Sophia Hall
September 14, 2020 - 1:28 pm
Letters filled with misinformation about vaccines were taped to doors throughout a Nassau County community over the weekend, and lawmakers are urging residents to ignore them.
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High school football
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Sophia Hall
September 11, 2020 - 2:09 pm
All high school sports have been postponed until January across Long Island.
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Nassau Lawmakers -COVID Bill
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Sophia Hall
September 10, 2020 - 7:37 pm
Long Island lawmakers on Thursday continued to push the federal government for a relief package to help recover from the coronavirus pandemic.
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