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Artists advocate for environmental protection
Twenty-six young artists from the US and China showcased their original artwork on the importance of protecting the planet as part of an exhibit held at the United Nations in New York on Monday.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Predicting the Risk of Venous Thromboembolism in Patients...
From UniversitA© Paris Diderot, PRES Sorbonne Paris CitA© and Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Saint Louis LariboisiA re University Hospitals, U942 Inserm, Paris, France ; Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc, Montville, NJ ; Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands ; Janssen Research & Development LLC, ... (more)
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Officials: 5-alarm fire burns through stores in Williston Park
An early morning five-alarm fire that damaged a line of stores and businesses in Williston Park was under control at 6:30 a.m. Thursday, Nassau County fire officials said.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Blood Test Might Help Predict Survival With Lou Gehrig's Disease
Simple blood tests may one day help predict survival and the course of the disease in people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis , also called Lou Gehrig's disease, Italian researchers report.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Could Probiotics Help Tame High Blood Pressure?
The study found that regular intake of probiotics, such as those found in certain yogurts or supplements, may help ease the condition.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
The Miami Herald
Fozzy, WWE's Chris Jericho: A star for the stages
"I am the best in the world at what I do," Jericho utters confidently during promos on WWE's signature TV program Monday Night Raw.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
South Shore Record
MTA announces contingency plan ahead of LIRR a
With an LIRR strike looming, commuters are on edge and many are concerned about the impact that a lack of service would have on local business, especially at the height of the summer season.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Double Utility Poles Spark Complaints From Long Island Homeowners
NORTH HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. - The Kim family of Glen Head speaks for many on Long Island's North Shore: "I think there are too many power poles."
Even Moderate Drinking Might Raise Odds for Irregular Heartbeat
People who indulge in even a drink or two a day of wine or liquor may raise their odds for a potentially dangerous form of irregular heartbeat, a new study suggests.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
MTA Chief Announces Contingency Plan In Case Of LIRR Strike
With just nine days left before a potential Long Island Rail Road strike , the MTA has made its contingency plan public.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Stress, Depression May Boost Stroke Risk, Study Finds
The study found that depression seemed to raise the risk of a stroke or a transient ischemic attack by 86 percent.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
New York Post
Congress will not help the MTA avoid an LIRR strike
The New York delegation, including three Long Island reps, said Wednesday that Congress won't step in - and it's up to the union and MTA to hash out a deal before the June 20 deadline.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Three men arrested at Kennedy Airport after batons detected in luggage
Two Nassau men and one from North Carolina were arrested at Kennedy Airport Monday after Transportation Security Administration officers detected expandable batons in their carry-on and checked baggage, officials said.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Cops: 17 DWIs in Nassau Last Week
Nassau County Police reported another round of charges for driving while intoxicated last week.