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 former Nassau County executive is now scheduled to begin his 12-year sentence of incarceration on July 13 following his 2019 corruption conviction.1m read1m 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.2m read2m read
The weekend's show is still scheduled to continue as planned, organizers said.2m read2m read
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This was the academy's first class to be trained on how to use body-worn cameras.1m read1m read
A Memorial Day ceremony at the Long Island State Veterans Home, the first such ceremony since the coronavirus pandemic.1m read1m read
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
A court-ordered redistricting put him in a new district and pits him against another incumbent, Sen. Mario Mattera (R-St. James).2m read2m read
The acting clan's matriarch helped build a breast cancer research center and fund.2m read2m read
Authorities say he is facing local charges that could send him to prison for up to 15 years.1m read1m 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?
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
The suspect who police said shot and killed a Goldman Sachs employee riding on a Brooklyn subway train has been indicted on charges stemming from the incident, officials said.1m read1m 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
A Medford man who threatened to start a race war by killing white people was arrested on a hate crime charge Friday, Suffolk County police said.
West Islip Beach in West Islip and Benjamin Beach in Bay Shore will reopen when further testing reveals that the bacteria have subsided to acceptable levels, according to the county.
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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The Old Westbury brothers, along with 2 co-founders, created a company to sell college athletes' used gear.1m read1m 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.Long read8m read
Keep an eye out the next time you're at a brewery, winery or festival. Or, hire them to come to you.3m read3m read
Jones Beach, Long Beach, Robert Moses and more Long Island beaches to explore this summer.Long read19m read
Reader letters to Newsday.4m read4m read
Our understanding of what happened still contains holes.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