| Jan 12, 2014
| 6:22 PM
Radiation detected off the U.S. West Coast from the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant in Japan has declined since the 2011 tsunami disaster and never approached levels that could pose a risk to human health, seafood or wildlife, scientists say.
| Aug 15, 2013
| 9:20 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Children who drink soda tend to score slightly higher on scales that measure aggressive behavior than kids who don't drink the carbonated beverages, according to a new study.
The study's lead author cautioned, however, that...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 1:28 PM
HARTFORD — The Sandy Hook Advisory Commission secured a promise Friday from Peter Lanza to turn over at least some of Newtown shooter Adam Lanza's treatment records, and heard from two of the foremost autism experts on what the disorder isn't, as...
| Aug 11, 2010
Why do some men and women cheat on their partners while others resist the temptation?
To find the answer, a growing body of research is focusing on the science of commitment. Scientists are studying everything from the biological factors that seem to...
| Dec 12, 2009
| 4:41 PM
A Long Island man is accused of shooting another man in the face during an argument outside of his Port Jefferson home.
According to police, Michael Perkowski, 21, was smoking a cigarette outside his home around 2:05 p.m. Friday when he asked a group...
| Jun 17, 2009
| 3:16 PM
Two young brothers from Mount Sinai are listed in critical condition Wednesday after being rescued from the family pool by their older brothers, according to Suffolk County police.
Emmanuel Paul, 5, and his brother Jeffrey Paul, 2, were reportedly...
| Jun 20, 2009
A Mount Sinai man was arrested on charges of slashing a teenager during an argument Friday, police said.
Tyreek Terry, 19, of Island Trail, is charged with assault and scheduled to be arraigned Saturday at First District Court in Central Islip.
| Jun 22, 2009
A Long Island senior faces drunk driving charges as the result of a deadly accident Saturday afternoon in Suffolk County, that killed an internationally renowned professor from SUNY Stony Brook, that's according to a report in Newsday.
| Jul 30, 2009
An accident at a yogurt factory in East Farmingdale Tuesday afternoon left two workers injured, police said.
At 5:49pm, Leyla Sabillion, 29, of Wyandanch and Argelia Ayala, 31, of Lindenhurst suffered injuries while working at the Sabra Dipping Company...
| Aug 13, 2009
| 11:30 AM
A Long Island mother was arrested and charged Wednesday after police said she got behind the wheel drunk and struck a bicyclist, all while her 6-year-old son was sitting in the back seat.
According to Southampton Village police, Caroline Goss, 31, was...
| Aug 15, 2009
A Long Island teen who has been struck by a drunk driver while on his bicycle has died.
15-year-old Joseph Marino was just minutes from his home, standing with his bicycle at Ponquogue Avenue, and Argonne Road East at about 8:40 p.m. Wednesday. He was...