“Today’s arrests of members from two La Cosa Nostra crime families demonstrate that the Mafia continues to pollute our communities with illegal gambling, extortion, and violence while using our financial system in service to their criminal schemes,” United States Attorney Breon Peace said in a statement.4m read
Biden signed Democrats' landmark climate change and health care bill into law, delivering what he has called the "final piece" of his pared-down domestic agenda.4m read
So far, efforts aimed at getting customers to cut nonessential water use have been largely ignored despite a Stage 1 Water Emergency for East Hampton, Shelter Island, Southampton and Southold, officials said.1m read
The former Joint Commission on Public Ethics had ordered Cuomo to pay back royalties from his 2020 memoir on leadership during the COVID-19 pandemic.1m read
This election features four congressional primaries and two for State Senate. Early voting runs through Aug. 21, with the election Aug. 23.