Even for parents who want to breastfeed, it may not be an option, due to issues ranging from medical conditions to lack of milk supply.
The congressional and State Senate maps create more swing districts and sets off campaign jockeying to adjust to the changing boundaries.4m read4m read
Tim McCabe, of North Bellmore, said doctors found two cancerous tumors while he was undergoing a liver transplant. He gave himself a day to be angry about it, then moved on to face his latest health challenge.4m read4m read
The draft says it applies only to abortion, but some experts say it could threaten other rulings, such as those on same-sex intimacy and marriage.3m read3m read
Donaldson said, "What's up, Jackie?" to White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson, who is Black — an action that culminated in a bench-clearing melee in the fifth inning and led La Russa to call the comment racist.3m read3m read
Students of color have gone from being the minority to the majority in 32 Long Island districts over the past 20 years, a Newsday analysis found.
The Long Island Special Olympic opening ceremony for the spring games, was held on Saturday in Farmingdale. After months of training, athletes will compete for top medals. Newsday's Steve Langford reports.
Chad Brown colt skipped Derby to prepare for the second leg of the Triple Crown2m read2m read
A person running the Brooklyn Half Marathon collapsed and died Saturday morning, New York City's fire department spokesperson said.
Police said the man met up with the girl at a playground in Hauppauge, where he raped her.1m read1m read
The Suffolk Regional Emergency Medical Services Council presented awards Saturday to police, fire, ambulance and other emergency personnel for successfully administering CPR to victims.2m read2m read
"The narrowness of the jury's verdict, together with the changing law, has resulted in a perfect storm of legal issues," Edward Mangano's attorney, Kevin Keating, wrote in the court filing.3m read3m read
Temperatures on Long Island are expected to be lower than there were during the mini heat wave Saturday but should still be a bit warm for this time of year.
The body of Melissa Molinari, who was stabbed 58 times, was found in the Pine Barrens wrapped in garbage bags and duct tape, prosecutors said.1m read1m read
Two years after Philip Joseph "PJ" Fusaro's death, his memory lives on as the Suffolk County Sheriff's Office and others celebrated his legacy.1m read1m read
One of the teens was taken to Stony Brook University Hospital with serious injuries, police said.1m read1m read
The graffiti was found at an Urgent Care on Hempstead Turnpike, police said.
The teen was last seen leaving her home in Kings Park at 6:45 a.m. Saturday and may have taken a LIRR train.
The pedestrian, who was crossing Lake Drive, was struck by an unlicensed driver, police said.
Check out the exhibits at Wang Center, Hecksher Museum and Westbury Arts.3m read3m read
Try gelato-stuffed doughnuts, artisanal burgers and bar-pie pizza, plus booze.
If you're looking for a getaway this holiday weekend, a staycation is the perfect escape.4m read4m read
The couple work and craft together.1m read1m read
Glamp in grand style in a cabin or tent at some state parks.1m read1m read
The summer kicks off with the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach featuring the U.S. Navy Blue Angels.Long read15m read
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Scoop up flavors like Rose-Pistachio, banana fudge crunch and more.2m read2m read
Reader letters to Newsday.2m read2m read
Early-warning laws could have saved lives in Buffalo and elsewhere, but did not.3m read3m read
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