Douglas Elliman Real Estate is one of three realtors in the metropolitan area to have reached settlements with New York State over charges of housing discrimination against the poor, state Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman announced.
Former U.S. Sen. Alfonse D'Amato urged Nassau lawmakers to halt and investigate the county Industrial Development Agency's consideration of $109 million in tax breaks for a controversial Long Beach apartment project.
Suffolk County prosecutors have dropped a felony grand larceny charge against a former Poquott village trustee who had been among Long Island's youngest elected officials before he faced charges of stealing funds from the North Shore community's civic association.
A Southampton special education student was so inspired by television commercials for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital that he spearheaded a series of school fundraisers that raised more than $3,000.
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A Bay Shore teenager was high on drugs early Monday when he ran a red light while fleeing police and crashed into a flatbed truck, seriously injuring himself and his passenger, Suffolk County police said.
A Baiting Hollow woman was airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital with serious injuries after the car she was driving sideswiped a parked Jeep then struck a tree Sunday night in Calverton, Riverhead Town police said.
Federal authorities have interviewed several individuals involved in the Suffolk County District Attorney's Office's 2007 wiretap investigation of politically connected defense attorney Robert Macedonio and are examining whether an alleged bribe to prosecutor John Scott Prudenti went uninvestigated, according to a source with direct knowledge of the ongoing federal probe.