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Edward Mangano asks judge to let him stay out of prison while he appeals conviction, court papers say

"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.

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'Our dream come true,' husband and wife say after being sworn in as Nassau police recruits

Nearly one-third of the class of 59 recruits, who will begin seven months of physical and educational training, are minorities, representing one of the department's most diverse classes, according to Nassau Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder.

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State issues three more cannabis cultivation licenses on Long Island

Two partners involved with Oregon Road Organics and Island Grow, LLC secured state approval to grow marijuana. 

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$85 million lawsuit filed against Suffolk over 2021 fatal police-involved shooting

The shooting of Jesse J. Bonsignore, 44, who was shot and killed by a Suffolk police officer on May 20, 2021, following a confrontation, is the subject of an ongoing investigation by New York Attorney General Letitia James. 

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Sheriff's honors for one who dreamed of joining the ranks 

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. 

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Meet Long Island's 2022 salutatorians

One produced a documentary on 9/11, another is going to Ireland for college. Get to know more than 135 of the top seniors from high schools across LI.

Why are gas prices so high?

Are gas stations benefiting from rising prices? Is it price-gouging? Is it worth it to buy premium grade, or turn off the A/C? Here are some answers.

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Wall Street nears bear market at the end of a bruising week

If the S&P 500 finishes the day 20% or more below its record, it would enter what Wall Street calls a "bear market."

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Elwood Quad cinemas reopening after COVID closure, owner says

The Elwood Quad, a longtime fixture in East Northport, closed Oct. 29, 2020, just days after cinemas were allowed to reopen.

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Toy for Tots drive dedicated to little leaguer who died

The 10-year-old Long Beach boy who suffered an epileptic seizure was also named an honorary Marine.

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LI then and now photos: What's there today?

While some fixtures have remained the same over the past several decades, others are gone or are hardly recognizable today. Revisit some of these places and see what they look like now.

What to know about the baby formula shortage

We answer your questions on the crisis and when it could be resolved.

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Forecast: Temperatures in 90s tomorrow

Today's rain will be followed by the first hot spell of the season, the National Weather Service said.

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LI adds 47,200 jobs; remains 40,700 below prepandemic levels

Job gains were the strongest in leisure and hospitality, which added 16,800 jobs year-over-year.

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New LI food cart offers over-the-top cannoli

Get candy-infused creams served in shells, cups or doughnuts.

'Shark Tank' finale to feature LI entrepreneurs, 22 and 24

The Old Westbury brothers, along with 2 co-founders, created a company to sell college athletes' used gear.

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Volunteers sought to drive cancer patients to treatments

After pausing the program due to the pandemic, the American Cancer Society is relaunching the program 

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Law enforcement sweep results in 116 arrests of alleged gang members, other fugitives, officials say

Operation "Long Island Wave" was the first of its kind on Long Island in 15 years and was carried out ahead of what authorities said is a typical increase in crime during summer months and because of an uptick in shootings, officials said.

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