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Long Island Girl, 7, Goes Viral After Passionately Marching in Black Lives Matter Protest

Long Island Girl, 7, Goes Viral After Passionately Marching in Black Lives Matter Protest

After becoming an overnight sensation after her first rally, Wynta-Amor Rogers marched in her second protest Thursday in New York City, and said she wants to p [...] Read full article: Long Island Girl, 7, Goes Viral After Pa...→

Long Island Girl, 7, Goes Viral After Passionately Marching in Black Lives Matter Protest

Long Island Girl, 7, Goes Viral After Passionately Marching in Black Lives Matter Protest

After becoming an overnight sensation after her first rally, Wynta-Amor Rogers marched in her second protest Thursday in New York City, and said she wants to p [...] Read full article: Long Island Girl, 7, Goes Viral After Pa...→

Protesters Call for Removal of Robert Moses Statue in Long Island

Protesters Call for Removal of Robert Moses Statue in Long Island

Nearly 100 protesters called for the removal of a statue of New York public works and parks czar Robert Moses in Long Island on Saturday. Read full article: Protesters Call for Removal of Robert Mo...→

NYC Beaches Reopen for Swimming July 1; Indoor Dining, Spas Return on Long Island Today

New York City’s 14 miles of public beaches will reopen for swimming next week, Mayor Bill de Blasio confirmed Wednesday, giving city residents another outdoor [...] Read full article: NYC Beaches Reopen for Swimming July 1; ...→

17-year-old driver critically injured in crash on Long Island highway: police

17-year-old driver critically injured in crash on Long Island highway: police

A teenage boy was critically injured when his SUV drove off the road and crashed into a utility pole and lamppost before overturning early Monday, police said. Read full article: 17-year-old driver critically injured in...→

Public Enemy anthem 'Fight the Power' struck chord long before Black Lives Matter protests

Public Enemy anthem 'Fight the Power' struck chord long before Black Lives Matter protests

Even if many protesters weren't yet born when "Fight the Power" entered the national consciousness with the movie, "Do the Right Thing," in 1989, the song's ec [...] Read full article: Public Enemy anthem 'Fight the Power' st...→

Mets Sign Son of Queens, Long Island Congressman to Minor League Contract

Mets Sign Son of Queens, Long Island Congressman to Minor League Contract

Joe Suozzi, whose father is a congressman representing parts of Queens and Long Island, has agreed to a minor league contract with the New York Mets Read full article: Mets Sign Son of Queens, Long Island Con...→

New York City's Second Black Lives Matter Street Mural In The Works On Staten Island

New York City's Second Black Lives Matter Street Mural In The Works On Staten Island

Earlier this month, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Black Lives Matter will be painted on streets in all five boroughs. Read full article: New York City's Second Black Lives Matte...→

Black doctor goes viral after pleading with people to respect him in both his hoodies and his scrubs

Black doctor goes viral after pleading with people to respect him in both his hoodies and his scrubs

"I don't want to be clapped for and celebrated when I have my scrubs and PPE on only to see myself and others who look just like me racially profiled for weari [...] Read full article: Black doctor goes viral after pleading w...→

Long Island special needs school surprises students with special graduation celebration

Long Island special needs school surprises students with special graduation celebration

These students didn't get a traditional graduation due to COVID-19, but the staff planned something special for them. Read full article: Long Island special needs school surpris...→

Roger Goodell's 'black lives matter' was long overdue, Ravens' Matt Judon says

Roger Goodell's 'black lives matter' was long overdue, Ravens' Matt Judon says

Baltimore Ravens linebacker Matt Judon ripped NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell in a video conference with reporters Monday over his “black lives matter” speech. Read full article: Roger Goodell's 'black lives matter' was...→

Brothers Arrested in Long Island Protest Say Video Shows Cops Initiated Contact

Brothers Arrested in Long Island Protest Say Video Shows Cops Initiated Contact

Two brothers who were arrested in what started as a peaceful protest on Long Island last week say a cellphone video shows that police officers initiated a cont [...] Read full article: Brothers Arrested in Long Island Protest...→

Pregnant Long Island nurses continue working maternity ward through COVID-19

Pregnant Long Island nurses continue working maternity ward through COVID-19

A group of five pregnant nurses at Long Island's Stony Brook University Hospital's maternity ward continued helping other pregnant women as the COVID-19 pandem [...] Read full article: Pregnant Long Island nurses continue wor...→

San Francisco skincare CEO apologizes after viral video shows her scolding man stenciling 'Black Lives Matter' on his own property

San Francisco skincare CEO apologizes after viral video shows her scolding man stenciling 'Black Lives Matter' on his own property

The CEO of San Francisco-based skincare company LAFACE is apologizing after a viral video caught her scolding a man for stenciling "Black Lives Matter" on his [...] Read full article: San Francisco skincare CEO apologizes af...→

Black Lives Matter mural painted on block-long stretch of Brooklyn's Fulton Street - amNewYork

Brooklyn now has its own giant Black Lives Matter mural similar to the one painted near the White House in Washington, DC. Elected officials led by local Read full article: Black Lives Matter mural painted on bloc...→

Long Seen as Radical, Black Lives Matter Goes Mainstream

Long Seen as Radical, Black Lives Matter Goes Mainstream

For much of its seven-year existence, the Black Lives Matter movement has been seen by many Americans as a divisive, even radical force. Times have changed — d [...] Read full article: Long Seen as Radical, Black Lives Matter...→

Hundreds support police during Long Island ‘Back the Blue’ rally

Hundreds support police during Long Island ‘Back the Blue’ rally

The throng of up to 500 people, most of whom did not wear face masks, lined Route 347 in Port Jefferson, near the site of a Black Lives Matter protest held abo [...] Read full article: Hundreds support police during Long Isla...→

Protesters Want Robert Moses Statue On Long Island To Be Torn Down

Protesters Want Robert Moses Statue On Long Island To Be Torn Down

"We want people to know the true history of Robert Moses, which cannot be done justly by commemorating him and his actions." Read full article: Protesters Want Robert Moses Statue On L...→

Staten Island Families, Borough Leaders Commemorate Juneteenth With City's 2nd Black Lives Matter Street Mural

Staten Island Families, Borough Leaders Commemorate Juneteenth With City's 2nd Black Lives Matter Street Mural

Families, borough leaders and Mayor Bill de Blasio commemorated Juneteeth by painting "Black Lives Matter" in big, bold letters on Richmond Terrace. Read full article: Staten Island Families, Borough Leaders ...→

Long Beach Therapist Starts Bedtime Stories Read by Black Men Featuring Books About Black Children

Long Beach Therapist Starts Bedtime Stories Read by Black Men Featuring Books About Black Children

As many deal with intense emotions during civil unrest and a pandemic, a Long Beach family therapist was looking for a way to connect with kids who might be co [...] Read full article: Long Beach Therapist Starts Bedtime Stor...→

Independent Films Hit the Big Screen ‘Drive-In Style' on Long Beach Island

While movie theaters are still off-limits due to the coronavirus pandemic, dozens of independent films are still getting a chance to hit the big screen outdoor [...] Read full article: Independent Films Hit the Big Screen ‘Dr...→

New Long Island Rail Road app feature will help riders social distance - amNewYork

The Long Island Rail Road released a new feature in the TrainTime app that tells commuters where to stand on the platform if they want to avoid crowding Read full article: New Long Island Rail Road app feature wi...→

Backyard Swimming Pool Installation Demands Skyrocket On Long Island Due To COVID-19: 'We Get 30-40 Calls A Day'

Backyard Swimming Pool Installation Demands Skyrocket On Long Island Due To COVID-19: 'We Get 30-40 Calls A Day'

Pool construction and material demands are at an all-time high because of COVID-19 and that is creating challenges for pool companies and Long Island residents [...] Read full article: Backyard Swimming Pool Installation Dema...→

Long Island cop appears to deliberately block protester before arrest: video

Long Island cop appears to deliberately block protester before arrest: video

A Long Island cop was caught on video appearing to deliberately block a protester — prompting other officers to throw the man to the pavement and arrest him. T [...] Read full article: Long Island cop appears to deliberately ...→

Video of resident confronted by white couple for stenciling Black Lives Matter goes viral

Video of resident confronted by white couple for stenciling Black Lives Matter goes viral

A video of a white couple confronting a person of color stenciling Black Lives Matter in chalk outside his San Francisco home has been viewed more than 12 mill [...] Read full article: Video of resident confronted by white co...→

For Immigrants, Marching with Black Lives Matter has Risks

For Immigrants, Marching with Black Lives Matter has Risks

Among the thousands who march each day in support of the Black Lives Matter movement are immigrants and their advocates. But protesting for them has an added r [...] Read full article: For Immigrants, Marching with Black Live...→

White DC protester seen yelling in faces of black cops in viral video: 'They're a part of the problem'

White DC protester seen yelling in faces of black cops in viral video: 'They're a part of the problem'

A white female Black Lives Matter protester was filmed yelling in the faces of two black male police officers in Washington D.C.  Tuesday in a viral video that [...] Read full article: White DC protester seen yelling in faces...→

NYC Beaches Will Open for Swimming Next Week; Indoor Dining, Spas Return on Long Island Wednesday

NYC Beaches Will Open for Swimming Next Week; Indoor Dining, Spas Return on Long Island Wednesday

New York City’s 14 miles of public beaches will reopen to the public for swimming next week, giving city residents another outdoor option as Long Islanders get [...] Read full article: NYC Beaches Will Open for Swimming Next ...→

School bus exec allegedly on NYC and Long Island payrolls at same time

School bus exec allegedly on NYC and Long Island payrolls at same time

A school-bus executive for the city Department of Education is under investigation for allegedly collecting a salary for a new job while still on the NYC payro [...] Read full article: School bus exec allegedly on NYC and Lon...→

Bernard Kerik and Ken Blackwell: Democrats Have Failed the Black Community for Too Long

Bernard Kerik and Ken Blackwell: Democrats Have Failed the Black Community for Too Long

The Democrat Party has had decades to fulfill its promises to black Americans, but all it’s delivered is crime-ridden cities bereft of economic opportunity. It [...] Read full article: Bernard Kerik and Ken Blackwell: Democra...→

Long Island Food Banks Trying To Keep Up With Rising Food Insecurity

The coronavirus pandemic caused a massive strain on our region's food banks, which are trying to keep up with demand. CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reports some predic [...] Read full article: Long Island Food Banks Trying To Keep Up...→

Metro Detroit's own 'Kroger Karen' prevents Black customer from leaving the parking lot in viral video

Metro Detroit's own 'Kroger Karen' prevents Black customer from leaving the parking lot in viral video

It's official, the Karens have gone wild and they're everywhere. They're in the park, they're calling the cops over sidewalk chalk art, they're wearing bucket. [...] Read full article: Metro Detroit's own 'Kroger Karen' preve...→

‘The Skate Kid’ Says Making Viral Video on Black Lives Matter Plaza Was ‘Just Amazing”

‘The Skate Kid’ Says Making Viral Video on Black Lives Matter Plaza Was ‘Just Amazing”

A video of 9-year-old Kaitlyn Saunders skating on Black Lives Matter Plaza in Washington, D.C., has been viewed more than 100,000 times. But Kaitlyn, also know [...] Read full article: ‘The Skate Kid’ Says Making Viral Video ...→

Queens motorcyclist dies after rear-ending Porsche on Long Island Expressway

Queens motorcyclist dies after rear-ending Porsche on Long Island Expressway

Richard Diaz, 31, was riding along the lower level of the highway on his 2014 Yamaha motorcycle when he suddenly lost control near 58th Street. Read full article: Queens motorcyclist dies after rear-endi...→

Long Island dad drowns while swimming with son in pool: police

Long Island dad drowns while swimming with son in pool: police

A man is dead after he and his son were both found unresponsive in a swimming pool of a Glen Cove home on Long Island on Sunday afternoon, according to police [...] Read full article: Long Island dad drowns while swimming wi...→

8 people shot in gang-related shooting at Long Island house party: Police

8 people shot in gang-related shooting at Long Island house party: Police

Eight people were shot, one fatally, in a gang-related shooting at a house party in Wyandanch early Saturday morning, according to the Suffolk County Police De [...] Read full article: 8 people shot in gang-related shooting a...→

“We Were On This Road For A Very Long Time:” A Black NYPD Officer Speaks Out

“We Were On This Road For A Very Long Time:” A Black NYPD Officer Speaks Out

A conversation with the president of the NYPD Guardians Association on race, policing, and the struggle of being a black police officer in this moment. Read full article: “We Were On This Road For A Very Long Ti...→

Protesters Call for Removal of Robert Moses Statue in Long Island

Protesters Call for Removal of Robert Moses Statue in Long Island

Nearly 100 protesters called for the removal of a statue of New York public works and parks czar Robert Moses in Long Island on Saturday. Read full article: Protesters Call for Removal of Robert Mo...→

White DC protester seen yelling in faces of black cops in viral video: 'They're a part of the problem'

White DC protester seen yelling in faces of black cops in viral video: 'They're a part of the problem'

A white female Black Lives Matter protester was filmed yelling in the faces of two black male police officers in Washington D.C.  Tuesday in a viral video that [...] Read full article: White DC protester seen yelling in faces...→

Protesters Want Robert Moses Statue On Long Island To Be Torn Down

Protesters Want Robert Moses Statue On Long Island To Be Torn Down

"We want people to know the true history of Robert Moses, which cannot be done justly by commemorating him and his actions." Read full article: Protesters Want Robert Moses Statue On L...→

Public Enemy anthem 'Fight the Power' struck chord long before Black Lives Matter protests

Public Enemy anthem 'Fight the Power' struck chord long before Black Lives Matter protests

Even if many protesters weren't yet born when "Fight the Power" entered the national consciousness with the movie, "Do the Right Thing," in 1989, the song's ec [...] Read full article: Public Enemy anthem 'Fight the Power' st...→

Bernard Kerik and Ken Blackwell: Democrats Have Failed the Black Community for Too Long

Bernard Kerik and Ken Blackwell: Democrats Have Failed the Black Community for Too Long

The Democrat Party has had decades to fulfill its promises to black Americans, but all it’s delivered is crime-ridden cities bereft of economic opportunity. It [...] Read full article: Bernard Kerik and Ken Blackwell: Democra...→

Long Beach Therapist Starts Bedtime Stories Read by Black Men Featuring Books About Black Children

Long Beach Therapist Starts Bedtime Stories Read by Black Men Featuring Books About Black Children

As many deal with intense emotions during civil unrest and a pandemic, a Long Beach family therapist was looking for a way to connect with kids who might be co [...] Read full article: Long Beach Therapist Starts Bedtime Stor...→

New York City's Second Black Lives Matter Street Mural In The Works On Staten Island

New York City's Second Black Lives Matter Street Mural In The Works On Staten Island

Earlier this month, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Black Lives Matter will be painted on streets in all five boroughs. Read full article: New York City's Second Black Lives Matte...→

Long Island special needs school surprises students with special graduation celebration

Long Island special needs school surprises students with special graduation celebration

These students didn't get a traditional graduation due to COVID-19, but the staff planned something special for them. Read full article: Long Island special needs school surpris...→

Brothers Arrested in Long Island Protest Say Video Shows Cops Initiated Contact

Brothers Arrested in Long Island Protest Say Video Shows Cops Initiated Contact

Two brothers who were arrested in what started as a peaceful protest on Long Island last week say a cellphone video shows that police officers initiated a cont [...] Read full article: Brothers Arrested in Long Island Protest...→

Queens motorcyclist dies after rear-ending Porsche on Long Island Expressway

Queens motorcyclist dies after rear-ending Porsche on Long Island Expressway

Richard Diaz, 31, was riding along the lower level of the highway on his 2014 Yamaha motorcycle when he suddenly lost control near 58th Street. Read full article: Queens motorcyclist dies after rear-endi...→

Long Island cop appears to deliberately block protester before arrest: video

Long Island cop appears to deliberately block protester before arrest: video

A Long Island cop was caught on video appearing to deliberately block a protester — prompting other officers to throw the man to the pavement and arrest him. T [...] Read full article: Long Island cop appears to deliberately ...→

San Francisco skincare CEO apologizes after viral video shows her scolding man stenciling 'Black Lives Matter' on his own property

San Francisco skincare CEO apologizes after viral video shows her scolding man stenciling 'Black Lives Matter' on his own property

The CEO of San Francisco-based skincare company LAFACE is apologizing after a viral video caught her scolding a man for stenciling "Black Lives Matter" on his [...] Read full article: San Francisco skincare CEO apologizes af...→

For Immigrants, Marching with Black Lives Matter has Risks

For Immigrants, Marching with Black Lives Matter has Risks

Among the thousands who march each day in support of the Black Lives Matter movement are immigrants and their advocates. But protesting for them has an added r [...] Read full article: For Immigrants, Marching with Black Live...→

“We Were On This Road For A Very Long Time:” A Black NYPD Officer Speaks Out

“We Were On This Road For A Very Long Time:” A Black NYPD Officer Speaks Out

A conversation with the president of the NYPD Guardians Association on race, policing, and the struggle of being a black police officer in this moment. Read full article: “We Were On This Road For A Very Long Ti...→

NYC Beaches Reopen for Swimming July 1; Indoor Dining, Spas Return on Long Island Today

New York City’s 14 miles of public beaches will reopen for swimming next week, Mayor Bill de Blasio confirmed Wednesday, giving city residents another outdoor [...] Read full article: NYC Beaches Reopen for Swimming July 1; ...→

NYC Beaches Will Open for Swimming Next Week; Indoor Dining, Spas Return on Long Island Wednesday

NYC Beaches Will Open for Swimming Next Week; Indoor Dining, Spas Return on Long Island Wednesday

New York City’s 14 miles of public beaches will reopen to the public for swimming next week, giving city residents another outdoor option as Long Islanders get [...] Read full article: NYC Beaches Will Open for Swimming Next ...→

Hundreds support police during Long Island ‘Back the Blue’ rally

Hundreds support police during Long Island ‘Back the Blue’ rally

The throng of up to 500 people, most of whom did not wear face masks, lined Route 347 in Port Jefferson, near the site of a Black Lives Matter protest held abo [...] Read full article: Hundreds support police during Long Isla...→

17-year-old driver critically injured in crash on Long Island highway: police

17-year-old driver critically injured in crash on Long Island highway: police

A teenage boy was critically injured when his SUV drove off the road and crashed into a utility pole and lamppost before overturning early Monday, police said. Read full article: 17-year-old driver critically injured in...→

School bus exec allegedly on NYC and Long Island payrolls at same time

School bus exec allegedly on NYC and Long Island payrolls at same time

A school-bus executive for the city Department of Education is under investigation for allegedly collecting a salary for a new job while still on the NYC payro [...] Read full article: School bus exec allegedly on NYC and Lon...→

Staten Island Families, Borough Leaders Commemorate Juneteenth With City's 2nd Black Lives Matter Street Mural

Staten Island Families, Borough Leaders Commemorate Juneteenth With City's 2nd Black Lives Matter Street Mural

Families, borough leaders and Mayor Bill de Blasio commemorated Juneteeth by painting "Black Lives Matter" in big, bold letters on Richmond Terrace. Read full article: Staten Island Families, Borough Leaders ...→

Mets Sign Son of Queens, Long Island Congressman to Minor League Contract

Mets Sign Son of Queens, Long Island Congressman to Minor League Contract

Joe Suozzi, whose father is a congressman representing parts of Queens and Long Island, has agreed to a minor league contract with the New York Mets Read full article: Mets Sign Son of Queens, Long Island Con...→

Long Island Food Banks Trying To Keep Up With Rising Food Insecurity

The coronavirus pandemic caused a massive strain on our region's food banks, which are trying to keep up with demand. CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reports some predic [...] Read full article: Long Island Food Banks Trying To Keep Up...→

Independent Films Hit the Big Screen ‘Drive-In Style' on Long Beach Island

While movie theaters are still off-limits due to the coronavirus pandemic, dozens of independent films are still getting a chance to hit the big screen outdoor [...] Read full article: Independent Films Hit the Big Screen ‘Dr...→

Black doctor goes viral after pleading with people to respect him in both his hoodies and his scrubs

Black doctor goes viral after pleading with people to respect him in both his hoodies and his scrubs

"I don't want to be clapped for and celebrated when I have my scrubs and PPE on only to see myself and others who look just like me racially profiled for weari [...] Read full article: Black doctor goes viral after pleading w...→

Metro Detroit's own 'Kroger Karen' prevents Black customer from leaving the parking lot in viral video

Metro Detroit's own 'Kroger Karen' prevents Black customer from leaving the parking lot in viral video

It's official, the Karens have gone wild and they're everywhere. They're in the park, they're calling the cops over sidewalk chalk art, they're wearing bucket. [...] Read full article: Metro Detroit's own 'Kroger Karen' preve...→

New Long Island Rail Road app feature will help riders social distance - amNewYork

The Long Island Rail Road released a new feature in the TrainTime app that tells commuters where to stand on the platform if they want to avoid crowding Read full article: New Long Island Rail Road app feature wi...→

Roger Goodell's 'black lives matter' was long overdue, Ravens' Matt Judon says

Roger Goodell's 'black lives matter' was long overdue, Ravens' Matt Judon says

Baltimore Ravens linebacker Matt Judon ripped NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell in a video conference with reporters Monday over his “black lives matter” speech. Read full article: Roger Goodell's 'black lives matter' was...→

‘The Skate Kid’ Says Making Viral Video on Black Lives Matter Plaza Was ‘Just Amazing”

‘The Skate Kid’ Says Making Viral Video on Black Lives Matter Plaza Was ‘Just Amazing”

A video of 9-year-old Kaitlyn Saunders skating on Black Lives Matter Plaza in Washington, D.C., has been viewed more than 100,000 times. But Kaitlyn, also know [...] Read full article: ‘The Skate Kid’ Says Making Viral Video ...→

Backyard Swimming Pool Installation Demands Skyrocket On Long Island Due To COVID-19: 'We Get 30-40 Calls A Day'

Backyard Swimming Pool Installation Demands Skyrocket On Long Island Due To COVID-19: 'We Get 30-40 Calls A Day'

Pool construction and material demands are at an all-time high because of COVID-19 and that is creating challenges for pool companies and Long Island residents [...] Read full article: Backyard Swimming Pool Installation Dema...→

Pregnant Long Island nurses continue working maternity ward through COVID-19

Pregnant Long Island nurses continue working maternity ward through COVID-19

A group of five pregnant nurses at Long Island's Stony Brook University Hospital's maternity ward continued helping other pregnant women as the COVID-19 pandem [...] Read full article: Pregnant Long Island nurses continue wor...→

Long Island dad drowns while swimming with son in pool: police

Long Island dad drowns while swimming with son in pool: police

A man is dead after he and his son were both found unresponsive in a swimming pool of a Glen Cove home on Long Island on Sunday afternoon, according to police [...] Read full article: Long Island dad drowns while swimming wi...→

Video of resident confronted by white couple for stenciling Black Lives Matter goes viral

Video of resident confronted by white couple for stenciling Black Lives Matter goes viral

A video of a white couple confronting a person of color stenciling Black Lives Matter in chalk outside his San Francisco home has been viewed more than 12 mill [...] Read full article: Video of resident confronted by white co...→

Black Lives Matter mural painted on block-long stretch of Brooklyn's Fulton Street - amNewYork

Brooklyn now has its own giant Black Lives Matter mural similar to the one painted near the White House in Washington, DC. Elected officials led by local Read full article: Black Lives Matter mural painted on bloc...→

8 people shot in gang-related shooting at Long Island house party: Police

8 people shot in gang-related shooting at Long Island house party: Police

Eight people were shot, one fatally, in a gang-related shooting at a house party in Wyandanch early Saturday morning, according to the Suffolk County Police De [...] Read full article: 8 people shot in gang-related shooting a...→

Long Seen as Radical, Black Lives Matter Goes Mainstream

Long Seen as Radical, Black Lives Matter Goes Mainstream

For much of its seven-year existence, the Black Lives Matter movement has been seen by many Americans as a divisive, even radical force. Times have changed — d [...] Read full article: Long Seen as Radical, Black Lives Matter...→

Protesters Call for Removal of Robert Moses Statue in Long Island

Protesters Call for Removal of Robert Moses Statue in Long Island

Nearly 100 protesters called for the removal of a statue of New York public works and parks czar Robert Moses in Long Island on Saturday. Read full article: Protesters Call for Removal of Robert Mo...→

White DC protester seen yelling in faces of black cops in viral video: 'They're a part of the problem'

White DC protester seen yelling in faces of black cops in viral video: 'They're a part of the problem'

A white female Black Lives Matter protester was filmed yelling in the faces of two black male police officers in Washington D.C.  Tuesday in a viral video that [...] Read full article: White DC protester seen yelling in faces...→

NYC Beaches Reopen for Swimming July 1; Indoor Dining, Spas Return on Long Island Today

New York City’s 14 miles of public beaches will reopen for swimming next week, Mayor Bill de Blasio confirmed Wednesday, giving city residents another outdoor [...] Read full article: NYC Beaches Reopen for Swimming July 1; ...→

NYC Beaches Will Open for Swimming Next Week; Indoor Dining, Spas Return on Long Island Wednesday

NYC Beaches Will Open for Swimming Next Week; Indoor Dining, Spas Return on Long Island Wednesday

New York City’s 14 miles of public beaches will reopen to the public for swimming next week, giving city residents another outdoor option as Long Islanders get [...] Read full article: NYC Beaches Will Open for Swimming Next ...→

Hundreds support police during Long Island ‘Back the Blue’ rally

Hundreds support police during Long Island ‘Back the Blue’ rally

The throng of up to 500 people, most of whom did not wear face masks, lined Route 347 in Port Jefferson, near the site of a Black Lives Matter protest held abo [...] Read full article: Hundreds support police during Long Isla...→

17-year-old driver critically injured in crash on Long Island highway: police

17-year-old driver critically injured in crash on Long Island highway: police

A teenage boy was critically injured when his SUV drove off the road and crashed into a utility pole and lamppost before overturning early Monday, police said. Read full article: 17-year-old driver critically injured in...→

Protesters Want Robert Moses Statue On Long Island To Be Torn Down

Protesters Want Robert Moses Statue On Long Island To Be Torn Down

"We want people to know the true history of Robert Moses, which cannot be done justly by commemorating him and his actions." Read full article: Protesters Want Robert Moses Statue On L...→

School bus exec allegedly on NYC and Long Island payrolls at same time

School bus exec allegedly on NYC and Long Island payrolls at same time

A school-bus executive for the city Department of Education is under investigation for allegedly collecting a salary for a new job while still on the NYC payro [...] Read full article: School bus exec allegedly on NYC and Lon...→

Public Enemy anthem 'Fight the Power' struck chord long before Black Lives Matter protests

Public Enemy anthem 'Fight the Power' struck chord long before Black Lives Matter protests

Even if many protesters weren't yet born when "Fight the Power" entered the national consciousness with the movie, "Do the Right Thing," in 1989, the song's ec [...] Read full article: Public Enemy anthem 'Fight the Power' st...→

Staten Island Families, Borough Leaders Commemorate Juneteenth With City's 2nd Black Lives Matter Street Mural

Staten Island Families, Borough Leaders Commemorate Juneteenth With City's 2nd Black Lives Matter Street Mural

Families, borough leaders and Mayor Bill de Blasio commemorated Juneteeth by painting "Black Lives Matter" in big, bold letters on Richmond Terrace. Read full article: Staten Island Families, Borough Leaders ...→

Bernard Kerik and Ken Blackwell: Democrats Have Failed the Black Community for Too Long

Bernard Kerik and Ken Blackwell: Democrats Have Failed the Black Community for Too Long

The Democrat Party has had decades to fulfill its promises to black Americans, but all it’s delivered is crime-ridden cities bereft of economic opportunity. It [...] Read full article: Bernard Kerik and Ken Blackwell: Democra...→

Mets Sign Son of Queens, Long Island Congressman to Minor League Contract

Mets Sign Son of Queens, Long Island Congressman to Minor League Contract

Joe Suozzi, whose father is a congressman representing parts of Queens and Long Island, has agreed to a minor league contract with the New York Mets Read full article: Mets Sign Son of Queens, Long Island Con...→

Long Beach Therapist Starts Bedtime Stories Read by Black Men Featuring Books About Black Children

Long Beach Therapist Starts Bedtime Stories Read by Black Men Featuring Books About Black Children

As many deal with intense emotions during civil unrest and a pandemic, a Long Beach family therapist was looking for a way to connect with kids who might be co [...] Read full article: Long Beach Therapist Starts Bedtime Stor...→

Long Island Food Banks Trying To Keep Up With Rising Food Insecurity

The coronavirus pandemic caused a massive strain on our region's food banks, which are trying to keep up with demand. CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reports some predic [...] Read full article: Long Island Food Banks Trying To Keep Up...→

New York City's Second Black Lives Matter Street Mural In The Works On Staten Island

New York City's Second Black Lives Matter Street Mural In The Works On Staten Island

Earlier this month, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Black Lives Matter will be painted on streets in all five boroughs. Read full article: New York City's Second Black Lives Matte...→

Independent Films Hit the Big Screen ‘Drive-In Style' on Long Beach Island

While movie theaters are still off-limits due to the coronavirus pandemic, dozens of independent films are still getting a chance to hit the big screen outdoor [...] Read full article: Independent Films Hit the Big Screen ‘Dr...→

Black doctor goes viral after pleading with people to respect him in both his hoodies and his scrubs

Black doctor goes viral after pleading with people to respect him in both his hoodies and his scrubs

"I don't want to be clapped for and celebrated when I have my scrubs and PPE on only to see myself and others who look just like me racially profiled for weari [...] Read full article: Black doctor goes viral after pleading w...→

Metro Detroit's own 'Kroger Karen' prevents Black customer from leaving the parking lot in viral video

Metro Detroit's own 'Kroger Karen' prevents Black customer from leaving the parking lot in viral video

It's official, the Karens have gone wild and they're everywhere. They're in the park, they're calling the cops over sidewalk chalk art, they're wearing bucket. [...] Read full article: Metro Detroit's own 'Kroger Karen' preve...→

Long Island special needs school surprises students with special graduation celebration

Long Island special needs school surprises students with special graduation celebration

These students didn't get a traditional graduation due to COVID-19, but the staff planned something special for them. Read full article: Long Island special needs school surpris...→

New Long Island Rail Road app feature will help riders social distance - amNewYork

The Long Island Rail Road released a new feature in the TrainTime app that tells commuters where to stand on the platform if they want to avoid crowding Read full article: New Long Island Rail Road app feature wi...→

Roger Goodell's 'black lives matter' was long overdue, Ravens' Matt Judon says

Roger Goodell's 'black lives matter' was long overdue, Ravens' Matt Judon says

Baltimore Ravens linebacker Matt Judon ripped NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell in a video conference with reporters Monday over his “black lives matter” speech. Read full article: Roger Goodell's 'black lives matter' was...→

‘The Skate Kid’ Says Making Viral Video on Black Lives Matter Plaza Was ‘Just Amazing”

‘The Skate Kid’ Says Making Viral Video on Black Lives Matter Plaza Was ‘Just Amazing”

A video of 9-year-old Kaitlyn Saunders skating on Black Lives Matter Plaza in Washington, D.C., has been viewed more than 100,000 times. But Kaitlyn, also know [...] Read full article: ‘The Skate Kid’ Says Making Viral Video ...→

Brothers Arrested in Long Island Protest Say Video Shows Cops Initiated Contact

Brothers Arrested in Long Island Protest Say Video Shows Cops Initiated Contact

Two brothers who were arrested in what started as a peaceful protest on Long Island last week say a cellphone video shows that police officers initiated a cont [...] Read full article: Brothers Arrested in Long Island Protest...→

Backyard Swimming Pool Installation Demands Skyrocket On Long Island Due To COVID-19: 'We Get 30-40 Calls A Day'

Backyard Swimming Pool Installation Demands Skyrocket On Long Island Due To COVID-19: 'We Get 30-40 Calls A Day'

Pool construction and material demands are at an all-time high because of COVID-19 and that is creating challenges for pool companies and Long Island residents [...] Read full article: Backyard Swimming Pool Installation Dema...→

Queens motorcyclist dies after rear-ending Porsche on Long Island Expressway

Queens motorcyclist dies after rear-ending Porsche on Long Island Expressway

Richard Diaz, 31, was riding along the lower level of the highway on his 2014 Yamaha motorcycle when he suddenly lost control near 58th Street. Read full article: Queens motorcyclist dies after rear-endi...→

Pregnant Long Island nurses continue working maternity ward through COVID-19

Pregnant Long Island nurses continue working maternity ward through COVID-19

A group of five pregnant nurses at Long Island's Stony Brook University Hospital's maternity ward continued helping other pregnant women as the COVID-19 pandem [...] Read full article: Pregnant Long Island nurses continue wor...→

Long Island cop appears to deliberately block protester before arrest: video

Long Island cop appears to deliberately block protester before arrest: video

A Long Island cop was caught on video appearing to deliberately block a protester — prompting other officers to throw the man to the pavement and arrest him. T [...] Read full article: Long Island cop appears to deliberately ...→

Long Island dad drowns while swimming with son in pool: police

Long Island dad drowns while swimming with son in pool: police

A man is dead after he and his son were both found unresponsive in a swimming pool of a Glen Cove home on Long Island on Sunday afternoon, according to police [...] Read full article: Long Island dad drowns while swimming wi...→

San Francisco skincare CEO apologizes after viral video shows her scolding man stenciling 'Black Lives Matter' on his own property

San Francisco skincare CEO apologizes after viral video shows her scolding man stenciling 'Black Lives Matter' on his own property

The CEO of San Francisco-based skincare company LAFACE is apologizing after a viral video caught her scolding a man for stenciling "Black Lives Matter" on his [...] Read full article: San Francisco skincare CEO apologizes af...→

Video of resident confronted by white couple for stenciling Black Lives Matter goes viral

Video of resident confronted by white couple for stenciling Black Lives Matter goes viral

A video of a white couple confronting a person of color stenciling Black Lives Matter in chalk outside his San Francisco home has been viewed more than 12 mill [...] Read full article: Video of resident confronted by white co...→

Black Lives Matter mural painted on block-long stretch of Brooklyn's Fulton Street - amNewYork

Brooklyn now has its own giant Black Lives Matter mural similar to the one painted near the White House in Washington, DC. Elected officials led by local Read full article: Black Lives Matter mural painted on bloc...→

For Immigrants, Marching with Black Lives Matter has Risks

For Immigrants, Marching with Black Lives Matter has Risks

Among the thousands who march each day in support of the Black Lives Matter movement are immigrants and their advocates. But protesting for them has an added r [...] Read full article: For Immigrants, Marching with Black Live...→

8 people shot in gang-related shooting at Long Island house party: Police

8 people shot in gang-related shooting at Long Island house party: Police

Eight people were shot, one fatally, in a gang-related shooting at a house party in Wyandanch early Saturday morning, according to the Suffolk County Police De [...] Read full article: 8 people shot in gang-related shooting a...→

“We Were On This Road For A Very Long Time:” A Black NYPD Officer Speaks Out

“We Were On This Road For A Very Long Time:” A Black NYPD Officer Speaks Out

A conversation with the president of the NYPD Guardians Association on race, policing, and the struggle of being a black police officer in this moment. Read full article: “We Were On This Road For A Very Long Ti...→

Long Seen as Radical, Black Lives Matter Goes Mainstream

Long Seen as Radical, Black Lives Matter Goes Mainstream

For much of its seven-year existence, the Black Lives Matter movement has been seen by many Americans as a divisive, even radical force. Times have changed — d [...] Read full article: Long Seen as Radical, Black Lives Matter...→