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Long Island

  1. immigration
    Did ICE Violate a Teen Informant’s Civil Rights?Homeland Security is investigating the case of a Long Island teenager marked for deportation because of admissions he made to police to escape MS-13.
  2. Teen Who Faced Deportation After He Informed on MS-13 Gets Temporary ReprieveJudge postpones asylum decision until May, asking for more evidence of Henry’s cooperation with police and the FBI.
  3. Teenage MS-13 Gang Informant Heads Into Final Asylum HearingAmong those who will testify on Henry’s behalf: His former principal, an expert witness working for free, and his FBI Gang Task Force handler.
  4. A Teen Turned Informant to Escape MS-13. Now His Life Is in Even More Danger.Henry thought that talking to the cops would help him get away from the violent gang. Now he’s caught between them and ICE.
  5. this is very long island
    Long Island Will Finally Get a Restaurant Named After Billy Joel’s Song ‘Vienna’Dads everywhere are stoked.
  6. Report: Donald Trump Is Visiting Long Island This WeekLong Island congressman Peter King says he is coming to discuss MS-13.
  7. Why an Esteemed NYC Chef Is Expanding to Long Island’s North Fork“You know how beautiful it is out here. It’s heaven. For a chef, somebody who’s cooking, it doesn’t get any better.”
  8. news you can booze
    A Long Island Restaurant Is Throwing an ‘LIRR Sucks Party’You’d want a free drink, too, if you got stranded at Penn Station after work.
  9. International Intrigue Near Long Island’s Gold CoastIs the loss of prime real estate the biggest punishment for Russian election meddling?
  10. Nassau County Executive and His Wife Arrested in Federal Corruption ProbeOne of the alleged figures in the case also has ties to the investigation into Mayor de Blasio’s fundraising activities.
  11. Long Island Incumbent Hit for Failure to Properly Honor Billy JoelThe challenger is proposing a $1 million “giant marble statue” of the singer.
  12. Grown-up With Lightsaber Puts Campus on LockdownSUNY Farmingdale: I’ve got a bad feeling about this.
  13. Helicopter Crash-Lands in Long Island StreetBy some miracle, its two passengers walked away from the scene.
  14. A Car Chase, a Manhunt, and a Bag of Stolen Cash in Woodbury, Long IslandScenes from a thriller, briefly.
  15. Long Island Man Returns From Florida to Find His House Has Been Demolished He’s suing.
  16. 3 Long Island Teens Accused of Hacking High School and Tweaking GradesProbably trading college for some prison time. 
  17. Nazi-Founded L.I. Town Restricted to ‘Germans Only’ Is Sued for DiscriminationIt’s terrible for everyone — for the kids, for us and even for our dogs.”
  18. Food Waste
    A Revolutionary Food-Waste Recycling Plant Is Opening in Long IslandThe $40 million facility can turn 120,000 tons of food trash a year into energy.
  19. Please Do Not Set Hideous, Toe-Chomping Creatures Loose on Long IslandAlligator snapping turtles belong in the South, thanks.
  20. LI Man Arrested for Altering Red-Light CamerasHe pointed them upward so they just captured clouds. 
  21. The Chain Gang
    New York’s First Stand-alone Chick-fil-A Is Coming to Long Island inThe chain’s Empire State invasion is about to begin.
  22. sharks
    Sharks Spotted on Long Island BeachPoor souls.
  23. Old-Timers
    Restaurant Owner Won’t Let Anyone Eat His 23-Pound LobsterSo it’s become something of a tourist attraction instead.
  24. Tips
    Amy Schumer Left a $500 Tip at a Long Island Clam BarThe comedian continues to be great.
  25. The Ol’ Dummy-in-the-Carpool-Lane Trick Only Works If You’re Careful That means no speeding. 
  26. Rep. Peter King Says Torture Wasn’t That BadWe’re talking about people being made to stand in awkward positions, have water put into their nose and into their mouth.”
  27. Local Professor Identified as Victim of Long Island BeheadingA horrifying murder-suicide.
  28. Lawsuits
    The Music Industry Wants to Ban Music at Restaurants That Don’t PayOne Long Island establishment is facing a fine of $150,000.
  29. This Humongous Whale Washed Up Dead on Long IslandOfficially ruining the very end of beach season.
  30. Lawsuits
    A Muslim Worker Has Sued Peter Luger for Alleged Hate SpeechThe steakhouse also hated paying him his full wages, the lawsuit contends.
  31. Long Island Teen Becomes Third High School Football Player to Die This WeekTom Cutinella, a 16-year-old junior, is the latest tragedy.
  32. Well Done
    On-Break EMTs Rescue Applebee’s Customers and Staff From Carbon MonoxideRestaurant had no sensor, despite a death at nearby Legal Seafoods earlier this year.
  33. A Piece of a Commercial Plane Ended Up in a Long Island Yard, SomehowNot comforting.
  34. Long Island Flooded Last Night, Leaving Cars FloatingA month’s worth of rain in an hour.
  35. Drunk Man Accidentally Runs Over Friend Who Refused a Ride HomeAwful.
  36. Brooklyn Woman Allegedly Decapitated NeighborAfter one of their frequent disputes about the rent.
  37. Long Island Pilot Makes the Same Emergency Landing Twice in 8 Days It would probably be best for everyone if he didn’t try this a third time.
  38. Human Head Discovered in Area Where Other Severed Body Parts Were Found On Long Island.
  39. New York Beachgoers Fail to Appreciate Nazi Symbol BannerA good way to ruin a sunny day.
  40. Severed Body Parts Keep Turning Up on Long IslandTwo arms, a torso, and a mystery. 
  41. Ex-Cop Charged in Hit-and-Run Death of 13-Year-Old GirlMichael Elardo turned himself in on Monday.
  42. Pop 'Ems For Life
    Entenmann’s Will Close Original Long Island BakeryThe old-school bakery cuts its ties to Long Island.
  43. oh long island
    Long Island Nursing Home Says Residents Requested a Stripper“They welcomed it, and it looks like they had a good time,” said the facility’s lawyer.
  44. Long Island Nursing Home Sued for Showing Residents Too Good a TimeWith male strippers.
  45. Long Island Teen Just Happened to Get Into All 8 Ivy League SchoolsAnd Duke.
  46. Report Explains How Avonte Oquendo Disappeared From School UndetectedIt seems that several school employees are to blame.
  47. Pop 'Ems for Life
    Entenmann’s Bakery Cutting Staff and Closing Long Island FactoryThe company says 178 people will lose their jobs.
  48. Rogue Postal Worker Caught Trashing MailVery illegal.
  49. Carbon Monoxide Leak Kills Man at Long Island MallAnd sickens 27 other people.
  50. Long Island Birthday Cake Comes With Truly Disgusting Surprise A rat tail and some mold.
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