| Aug 4, 2009
The Town of Hempstead's hearing Tuesday on the environmental impacts of the proposed Lighthouse project surrounding Nassau Coliseum is expected to attract more people than the 1,150-seat venue on the nearby Hofstra University campus can hold.
| Jan 6, 2009
Ask attorney Hassan Jabbar Salman what should happen to five Blackwater Worldwide guards accused of killing 17 unarmed Iraqis and wounding 20 others, including himself, and his answer is simple: They should be hanged.
Salman watched helplessly from his...
| Sep 15, 2009
| 5:25 AM
An 18-year-old female student was gang-raped on her college campus early Sunday morning and police have now arrested four of her five alleged attackers.
The female student was on the grounds of the Hofstra University campus, located at 1000 Hempstead...
| Sep 16, 2009
| 9:45 AM
A Hofstra University student who was lured away from a campus party and later tied up in a bathroom stall where she was gang raped by a fellow student and four of his friends, was the victim of an apparent orchestrated attack, police said late Tuesday....
| Sep 16, 2009
The 18-year-old Hofstra University student - who claimed a group of men raped her inside a dorm room - is recanting her story, sources tell PIX News.
The men accused of the crime - Rondell Bedward, Jesus Ortize, Kevin Tavera, Stalin Felipe - were...
| Sep 17, 2009
A prosecutor on Thursday was considering levying criminal charges against a Hofstra University student who claimed she was gang-raped by five men and then recanted her story.
The men accused of the crime - Rondell Bedward, Jesus Ortize, Kevin Tavera,...
| Mar 8, 2009
Heisenberg, Quantum Physics,
and the Bomb
David C. Cassidy
Bellevue Literary Press: 480 pp., $27
In June 1925, while recuperating from hay fever on the pollen-free island of Helgoland in the North Sea, Werner Heisenberg conceived...
| Aug 14, 2008
Irv Gikofsky, also known as Mr. G, the PIX News at Ten weather expert, has been delivering forecasts on New York television for almost 30 years.
New York's most popular TV weatherman, Mr. G, began his career as a school teacher at Albert Einstein...
| Sep 10, 2010
| 10:35 AM
Saturday, September 11, 2010
Commack High School, 1 Scholar Lane, Commack, will hold a candlelight ceremony at 6:30 p.m. Call 631-912-2165
The Court Officers Steuben Association of New York State will hold a Heroes Memorial Service...
| Oct 19, 2010
| 5:46 AM
The long-awaited debate on Monday in New York governor's race showed Democrat Andrew Cuomo, son of the former governor and Democratic icon, as steeped in how New York government works and how he believes it should be fixed.
Meanwhile, his top rival,...
| Aug 13, 2010
The number of college students who are afflicted with a serious mental illness is rising, according to data presented Thursday at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Assn. in San Diego
The findings came from an analysis of 3,265 college...