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Suffolk ethics official resigns with $150,000 settlement

Samantha Segal, the former executive director of the Suffolk Board of Ethics, received the settlement after filing complaints about antisemitism on the job.

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What it's like to ride FireBall, the new coaster at Adventureland

Adventureland is open for its 60th season.

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Pulled back from the brink, ex-patients reunited with rescuers who gave them 'second chance'

A FDNY member from LI was among the group of firefighters, paramedics and EMTs reunited Wednesday with former patients brought back to life after suffering cardiac incidents.

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Dominic Smith wants to play every day, hopes it's with Mets

Saying "I just want to play every day," he's happy with where the Mets are going but admits he'd rather play every day elsewhere than part-time here. 

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Gov. Hochul proposes measures to combat extremist acts of violence

They include strengthening the "Red Flag" law that bars certain individuals from owning or possessing weapons and create a unit to track extremism online.

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Fallen Nassau County police officers honored at memorial ceremony

The Nassau police department's annual memorial ceremony honors officers killed in the line of duty, officers who died from COVID-19 or a Sept. 11-related cancer, and police department retirees who died in the past 12 months.

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Stocks end 4% lower on Wall Street amid fears that inflation is hurting U.S. companies

The Dow Jones Industrial Average sank more than 1,000 points as big earnings misses by Target and other major retailers stoked investors' fears that surging inflation could cut deeply into corporate profits.

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Top PSEG LI exec received nearly $900,000 in total compensation last year

Six other top PSEG LI executives made more than their LIPA counterparts, with compensation ranging from $571,737 to $336,389.

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Hempstead man sentenced for pistol-whipping assault of homeowner

Police intervened after the victim was able to lure Johnny Shorter outside with the promise of giving him money that he was demanding.

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Bellone in state of county speech: 'We must speak out against hateful rhetoric"

In his state of the county speech, Bellone denounced the racist attacks in Buffalo Saturday, called for tolerance and diversity, and praised the county workforce for its efforts during the pandemic.

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Execs: Inflation to remain elevated for the next year

Consumer prices will rise at an annual rate of more than 6% in the next 12 months, executives told the Federal Reserve Bank of New York in polls conducted this month.

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2 major power cables to LI experiencing problems, LIPA says

But the utility said that it still expects to have excess capacity this summer to handle the load. 

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Mineola 5th-graders get hands-on bridge-building lesson on STEM Day

Mineola Middle School students see what it takes to be a bridge engineer at an event with the Long Island Rail Road Expansion Project Management Team.

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Shannan Gilbert's sister rejects police theory that sister's death was not a homicide

"It doesn't matter if people think that she's a victim of the Long Island [Gilgo] Serial Killer or not. Something happened to her that night," Sherre Gilbert said Tuesday.

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Cops: Motorcyclist hit boy, 11, in West Babylon

Police said the motorcyclist was charged with reckless endangerment after investigators reviewed surveillance footage of the collision provided by the child's mother.

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