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Yanks waste great outings by starters, drop doubleheader

Jameson Taillon allowed one run in seven innings and Luis Severino tossed seven scoreless innings, but the Yankees squandered both efforts.

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Cops: Driver killed on Southern State after hitting tree

The vehicle was heading east near the exit for the Wantagh State Parkway when the driver struck the tree, a state police spokesman said.

Your guide to Memorial Day weekend fun on LI

Here are more than 20 ways to get started this holiday weekend.

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Bethpage Air Show's lone female aerobatic stunt pilot once feared flying

Jessy Panzer, one of the few female aerobatic air show performers and air racers active in the United States, will perform at the Jones Beach show on Memorial Day weekend.

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NUMC trustee quits after Blakeman files charges against him

Nassau County Executive Bruce Blakeman said in a complaint that Edward Farbenblum, former chairman of the board that runs NUMC, breached his fiduciary duties.

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Man fatally shot on Q train; suspect at large

Witnesses told police the gunman was pacing the last car of the train, "and without provocation, pulled out a gun and fired it at the victim at close range," police said.

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New redistricting maps aid GOP, make some districts more competitive

The congressional and State Senate maps create more swing districts and sets off campaign jockeying to adjust to the changing boundaries.

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Plans made for memorial to baymen in Oyster Bay

The baymen's work, pulling up shellfish from the bottom of the bay, will be memorialized in a bronze figure sitting in his boat.

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Through the looking glass: LI man's antique bottle collection gives a peek into the past

Mike Cavanaugh takes his kayak out into the waters near his East Rockaway and Gilgo Beach homes in search of the bottles. He then researches the history of the bottles to compile stories for a website he created.

$31M in federal funding to clean up, restore Long Island Sound

Restoration projects include a planting program on the shore of Northport Harbor, salt marsh restoration at Sunken Meadow State Park in Kings Park, North Shore oyster plantings, and programs to monitor water quality.

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Hochul visits 'Girl From the North Country'

The governor spoke to the audience about the comeback of New York City.

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Long Island Rail Road schedules change

The service changes allow the completion, by December, of construction for a 10-mile-long third track between Floral Park and Hicksville.