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  1. Man punched victim in elevator in racial attack, police say

    An Amityville man was charged with a hate crime after assaulting a man in a Manhattan elevator Thursday in what police said was a racially motivated…
  2. Complex trauma disorder among youth needs recognition, experts say

    Mental health experts are pressing for greater recognition of complex trauma disorder, a common condition among mistreated children and adolescents, with some practitioners asserting it should be included in the leading diagnostic manual of…
  3. Man fired gun in his Roosevelt backyard, Nassau cops say

    A Roosevelt man was arrested for allegedly firing a shot from a handgun into the air in his backyard, Nassau County police…
  4. Jericho Turnpike reopens after Burger King fire, officials say

    Authorities are investigating the cause of a fire Saturday at a Burger King in Syosset that closed a portion of Jericho Turnpike in both directions for nearly two hours, a fire official…
  5. East Islip crash involved unlicensed driver, Suffolk police say

    Two people suffered minor injuries early Saturday in an accident in East Islip involving two Jeeps, Suffolk County police…
  6. Singer Michelle Williams to speak about depression at LI event

    Singer Michelle Williams, one-third of the female super group Destiny's Child, will discuss her battles with depression Saturday afternoon at Suffolk County Community College in…
  7. Two bottlenose dolphins found dead in Amagansett

    Two bottlenose dolphins were found dead on Amagansett beaches, and biologists are trying to determine how they…
  8. Suffolk police probe Wyandanch shots-fired call, wounded man

    First Squad detectives are investigating whether a report of shots fired early Saturday in Wyandanch is related to the shooting of a man who was found critically injured at a hospital, Suffolk County police…
  9. Mepham homecoming queen has to wait for her king

    He plays on the football team and was in the locker…
  10. Police: Southern State crash kills motorcyclist, hurts passenger

    A Brooklyn man was killed while operating his motorcycle Friday after hitting a car on the Southern State Parkway, State Police…
  11. Long Island weather: Patchy fog, then breaks of sun Saturday

    Another warm and humid day, but with no rain, is ahead for Saturday, which starts with clouds and patchy fog that will give way to breaks of sunshine in the afternoon, forecasters…
  12. 2 LI boys can't compete in girls gymnastics, officials say

    Two Long Island high school boys are being denied a chance to compete in gymnastics this season because there isn't a boys team and they are considered too good to compete on the girls…
  13. Diner en Blanc serves 1,000 guests in Old Westbury

    As darkness descended on the de Seversky Mansion in Old Westbury, the manicured grounds were brightened by 1,000 people dressed lavishly in white. Long Island's first Diner en Blanc was u…
  14. Baldwin man acquitted of stabbing outside restaurant-bar

    A Nassau jury found a Baldwin man not guilty Friday of a stabbing that helped lead to a crackdown on a Hempstead Village…
  15. Curran holds fundraising edge over Martins in Nassau exec race

    Legis. Laura Curran, the Democratic candidate for Nassau County executive, has a fundraising edge over Republican opponent Jack Martins as the race enters its final month, according to new campaign finance…