RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Long Island

A collection of news and information related to Long Island published by this site and its partners.

Top Long Island Articles

Displaying items 12-22
  • Los Angeles is largest manufacturing center in U.S., government says

    Los Angeles is largest manufacturing center in U.S., government says
    The largest manufacturing workforce in the country is based in the Los Angeles, Long Beach and Santa Ana metropolitan area, according to government figures. As of July, the region had 510,900 manufacturing workers, according to the Bureau of Labor...
  • Celebrity chef Todd English charged with intoxicated driving in New York

    (Reuters) - Celebrity chef Todd English, owner of a number of trendy U.S. restaurants including Figs in Boston, was arrested on Sunday on a charge of intoxicated driving in Southampton on New York's Long Island. English was arraigned on a misdemeanor...
  • UConn Readying For Stony Brook In Week Two

    A year ago, the UConn football team opened the season with a loss to Football Championship Subdivision opponent Towson. On Saturday, the Huskies host another FCS program when Stony Brook visits Rentschler Field. For the players who were part of last...
  • No. 2 Terps suffer first shutout loss in men's soccer since 2009

    No. 2 Terps suffer first shutout loss in men's soccer since 2009
    Et cetera No. 2 Maryland men lose, 1-0, to No. 14 Louisville in soccer The No. 2 Maryland men's soccer team dropped its season opener Friday night, falling to No. 14 Louisville, 1-0, at the grand opening of the Cardinals' new home venue, Lynn Stadium....
  • FHP: Family of eight involved in I-95 crash, 2 dead

    FHP: Family of eight involved in I-95 crash, 2 dead
    A man and woman from New York died and six of their family members, including two young children, were seriously injured in a crash along Interstate-95 in Volusia County early Saturday, officials said. The family was traveling in a Ford Econoline van...
  • Jerry Zezima: Fixing a flood of laundry issues

    Life is a vicious cycle because there is always a laundry list of things to do. This is especially true if you have to do the laundry, in which case there are three cycles: wash, rinse and spin. But you can't do the laundry, as my wife, Sue, and I...
  • Renewed faith in mankind

    I'd like to publicly thank a man named Andres and two other hardworking people from Colombia. On Aug. 14, they offered us a ride home when we were stranded near the Lantana Road exit, and they saw us walking with our luggage along I-95 in the rain....
  • U.S. officials seize invasive giant African snails

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Agricultural inspectors have seized 1,304 giant African snails, one of the world's most destructive invasive species, from sites around the United States, the Department of Agriculture said on Friday. The slimy pests, which can...
  • What you missed on 8.26.14

     
    Filed under: Coupe, Performance, Marketing/Advertising, Crossover, BMW, Volvo, Motorcycle, Luxury Meet the 2015 Volvo XC90 It's been a long time coming, but the 2015 Volvo XC90 is finally here. It has a simple, clean design (which most people seem to...
  • Why one Long Island county dismissed $2.4 million in speed-camera fines [w/video]

     
    Filed under: Government/Legal, Technology, Earnings/Financials The goal of speed cameras should be to improve safety and change driver behavior, not to make motorists feel like they're being ripped off. A speed-camera program in one Long Island county...
  • Thousands march in New York City to protest police chokehold death

    Thousands march in New York City to protest police chokehold death
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Reverend Al Sharpton led thousands of chanting but peaceful activists in a march across Staten Island on Saturday to protest the death of Eric Garner, who died after New York City police put him in a banned chokehold last month....