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  • (PBS) 'Young Lakota' Men, Church or State cannot stop Oglala Lakota Woman
    (PBS) 'Young Lakota' Men, Church or State cannot stop Oglala Lakota Woman
    “Young Lakota” (Independent Lens) follows the journey of an Oglala Lakota woman named Sunny Clifford (21) who learns how to stand in her own power. She went to college, but quit to return to the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. She...
  • Jonathan Elsalam
    Bellport High School teacher acquitted of rape charge
    A Bellport High School teacher who was removed from the classroom after being accused of carrying out a sexual affair with an underage student was acquitted on felony rape and criminal sexual act charges Tuesday, Suffolk County prosecutors said...
  • Kimberly Sellitto and Jose Rodriguez III
    Police: Ridge man murdered girlfriend, held children hostage
    A Ridge man was arrested Sunday after he allegedly murdered his girlfriend in front of their apartment before holding his two young children hostage inside and shooting at police officers, Suffolk County police said in announcing his arrest.Jose...
  • A very wet pattern in store for the eastern U.S.
    A very wet pattern in store for the eastern U.S.
    While the western U.S. bakes under an upper level ridge, the eastern U.S., under the influence of an upper level trough, is going to have to deal with rain. In some places, the rain will be heavy, possibly leading to flooding.The culprits behind...
  • April 2012 Drought Monitor
    Drought conditions to worsen as spring rolls on
    Showers finally crept into the forecast and fell on Long Island this week, but it was not enough to put a dent what is now considered a severe drought. With little rain in the forecast into next week, and much warmer temperatures expected,...
  • Upper-level ridge leads to warming at the surface
    Spring-like weather in store for Wichita
    The cold, arctic air that has affected Wichita, KS the last couple of days is well on its way out of the area. An upper-level ridge will build over the southern Plains this weekend, bringing much warmer temperatures to the area. When you have an...
  • Beer
    Wyandanch man arrested for selling alcohol to a minor
    A Wyandanch man was arrested yesterday selling alcohol to a minor during an underage alcohol sting.According to Suffolk County Police, 13 businesses in the Seventh Precinct were inspected on Nov. 23 as part of an underage alcohol sting. A minor,...
  • Mr Ricardo Orozco
    The force behind the Green Solmar Hotels & Resorts Collection: Ricardo Orozco
    After our very well received article about Grand Solmar’s Land End, we decided to go back and examine the genial force behind the Solmar hotels, resorts and Spas: Mr Ricardo Orozco, Managing Director.Mr. Orozco oversees the entire collection...
  • Forecast Graphic
    Severe weather shuts down in the plains for two weeks
    A large ridge that coincides with the Southern California Weather Authority UJEAS Project is going to build into the Western United States starting this weekend causing fire hazards across California. This ridge will migrate into the heart of the...