The on-site commander believed the gunman was barricaded in a classroom and that the children were not at risk, Texas Department of Public Safety Director Steven McCraw said. "Of course it was not the right decision," he said.5m read5m read
The 16-year-old, who was not identified because of his age, was arrested after posting the threat on an Instagram page, according to Suffolk District Attorney Raymond Tierney.
More than 30 retailers in New York, including six on Long Island, received letters from Attorney General Letitia James telling them to stop price gouging on baby formula amid a nationwide shortage.1m read1m read
One is a head surf instructor, another volunteered with pandas. Get to know more than 145 of the top seniors from high schools across LI.
The Blue Angels are getting ready to strut their stuff in their F-18 Super Hornets at 600 miles per hour over Jones Beach. Newsday TV’s Steve Langford reports.
Authorities say he is facing local charges that could send him to prison for up to 15 years.1m read1m read
The government consented to the defense request to delay former Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano's surrender to prison for his corruption conviction but the federal judge makes the final decision.3m read3m read
If you're planning to hit Jones Beach, consider a lunch or dinner stop at any of these eateries.1m read1m read
Can you tell me how to get -- how to get to Sesame Street (in Kings Park)? Ever take a walk down Wolf Hill Road in Huntington? Or take a turn down the winding Whiskey Road in Ridge?
The weekend's show, which generally draws more than 100,000 people, is still scheduled to continue as planned, organizers said.
Acidification stunts shell growth, but the study found kelp could offset that impact for species such as oysters, hard-shelled clams and blue mussels.2m read2m read
As an editorial assistant, Geraldine Shanahan and a team of Newsday reporters received the 1970 Pulitzer Prize for public service a three-year investigation of secret land deals and zoning manipulations by public officials in Suffolk County.2m read2m read
Terms of the federal suit were not disclosed, but the elementry school educator alleged in her complaint that responding officers from the Southampton Town police department "brutally and violently" threw her down and handcuffed her.1m read1m read
Allegations that outgoing superintendent Vincent Butera sexually harassed a teacher led the state Education Department to subpoena the district's records in the case.4m read4m read
The inaugural Nassau girls flag football championship was secured on LaSpina's late TD pass to Hanellin.2m read2m read
He cites the outpouring of local support he's received since announcing his plans not to run and the mass shooting massacre in Texas, which made him realize "my work's not done."1m read1m read
Greg Rubenacker, 26, faces 41 months in federal prison after he "engaged in a series of confrontations with law enforcement officers inside the Capitol on Jan. 6," the United States Attorney's Office said in a statement.1m read1m read
Soar into Memorial Day weekend with the U.S. Navy Blue Angels, marking the jet team's ninth headlining performance at Jones Beach.2m read2m read
Get all your beauty and spa needs under one roof.1m read1m read
Dive into water sports this summer from jet skiing to stand-up paddle boarding.4m read4m read
If you're looking for a getaway this holiday weekend, a staycation is the perfect escape.4m read4m read
The summer kicks off with the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach featuring the U.S. Navy Blue Angels.Long read15m read
Newsday's food critics found the newest spots to dine out.4m read4m read
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Suffolk police will beef up patrols and establish checkpoints across the county to target motorists driving under the influence as well as aggressive and distracted drivers. Authorities will also crack down on those operating boats while intoxicated, officials said.1m read1m read
Sailboat-dotted bays, shoreline sunsets and raw bars within walking distance of home.5m read5m read
We know the whole world is watching us in stunned disbelief.3m read3m read
Candidates jockey for races where they can claim they're the party's best warrior.2m read2m read
It's Nassau GOP business as usual.1m read1m read
Buffalo grocery store shooting shows yet again that essential employees are at risk.2m read2m read