| Jun 3, 2013
| 12:15 PM
A team of scientists who have been tracking radiation in bluefin tuna since the 2011 tsunami that crippled the Fukushima Daichi power plant have a message for fearful American eaters: Stop worrying about the health effects of eating fish that carried...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 3:39 PM
What's cute and furry and has a name only a paleontologist could love?
A tiny theoretical creature dubbed the hypothetical placental mammal ancestor is stealing the hearts of some evolutionary biologists -- and annoying others -- as it raises new debate...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Cornell University is preparing to forfeit to Iraq a vast collection of ancient cuneiform tablets in what is expected to be one of the largest returns of antiquities by an American university.
The 10,000 inscribed clay blocks date from the 4th millenium...
| Nov 4, 2013
Here's a look at all four divisions of the latest Lambert Cup polls: DIVISION I FOOTBALL BOWL SUBDIVISION Buffalo was idle this week, but will take on Ohio University in a Mid-American Conference tilt on Tuesday. Penn State University (5-3) comes in at...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 11:10 AM
First teamLucas DaSilva
King's Academy sophomore
Comment: The first-year starter finished with 10 goals and 12 assists. Led the Lions in assists this season and helped them to regional quarter and regional semifinal wins.
| Feb 8, 2011
| 12:36 PM
Like his nearly perfect wrestling record, 16-year-old Nicholas Maureillo is beating the odds, turning the corner on an extremely rare and deadly combination of both MRSA, an aggressive staph infection, and Lemierre's disease, a very serious and rare...
| Feb 9, 2011
| 11:45 AM
Police on Long Island are investigating an early morning blaze that killed one woman and injured another.
According to officials, the fire broke out at around 3:30 a.m. Wednesday at a home located at 808 Johnson Avenue in Ronkonkoma.
| May 26, 2011
| 7:03 PM
At LaValle Stadium, Stony Brook University
No. 1 seed Maryland (20-1) vs. No. 5 Duke (15-4)
Friday, 5 p.m.
Outlook: The Atlantic Coast Conference rivals know each other well and both have been through rocky seasons with a spate of unusual injuries...
| May 28, 2011
| 1:22 PM
When it comes to winning tradition, not many college programs are as steeped in success as Maryland and Northwestern women's lacrosse.
Maryland has won 11 national championships, including 10 since the NCAA took over the sport in 1982 and seven in a...
| Jan 17, 2011
| 1:54 PM
After an 11-year-old Sayville girl was dragged onto a partially frozen area of the Great South Bay by a neighbor's dog, she broke through and plunged into the frigid water, officials said Monday.
Sarah Thalhammer was walking the 1-year-old poodle/Maltese...
| Feb 1, 2011
| 11:35 PM
Bryce Brantley, a first-team All-East Conference defensive end at Orange Coast College in 2010, is one of several Pirates who have decided on their football futures at four-year schools. OCC Coach Mike Taylor announced Tuesday.
Brantley, who had 9.5...