Long Island News

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Reports from Terry Sheridan, Jay ShahJill Ryan and the Long Island News Bureau staff, in collaboration with Stony Brook University's School of Journalism; WSHU's Charles Lane; and Karen DeWitt of New York State Public Radio

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Karen DeWitt / New York State Public Radio

With less than a week to go to the budget deadline, interest groups converged on the Capitol, lobbying to get their measures included in the budget plan, and in some cases, to keep items out.

Frank Franklin II / AP

The Long Island Rail Road has received its worst customer survey yet.

Frank Franklin II / AP

Suffolk County Police have announced indictments for six alleged MS-13 gang members for conspiracies to commit two murders.

MacArthur Airport Reports Drop In Profits

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Profits at MacArthur Airport on Long Island fell by 56 percent last year, and officials say it’s due to increased overtime and infrastructure upgrades.

Steven Senne / AP

The chance to include the legalization of adult recreational marijuana in the state budget is fading, now that Governor Andrew Cuomo seems to be backing away from the proposal.