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Nassau's reassessment plan was meant to reduce settlements. They're up 48% since last year.

Almost 75% of Nassau homeowners who grieved their taxes this year won reductions, in spite of the county's massive effort to curb tax challenges.

Daughter of victim in 'Torso Killer' case talks about the grief that shaped her life

Darlene Altman — in an exclusive, in-depth interview with Newsday — described how her mother's killing affected her life.

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Port Jeff grads battle blaze minutes after getting diploma

The Port Jefferson students, who became full-fledged volunteers at the local fire department once they turned 17, whisked off their caps and gowns and donned firefighting garb.

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NY primary elections: What to know about June 28 governor, lieutenant governor and LI races

New York Democrats and Republicans will choose their 2022 nominees for governor in Tuesday's primary election. Get up to speed on those candidates, and more in other races. Polls will be open statewide from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.