NEW YORK - It's snowing across the Tri-State area and parts of Long Island are expected to be hit hard as officials urge drivers to be careful. The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning until 6 p.m. Monday for Suffolk County, where forecasters say 4 to 8 inches of snow is possible.
Analysis of ancient Babylonian tablets reveals that the tablets' makers used geometry to calculate the position of Jupiter - using a technique that was previously believed to have been developed at least 1400 years later in 14th century Europe. The findings are published in the January 29, 2016, issue of Science .
Tim Sini, then Suffolk County Deputy for Public Safety, and Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone on Feb. 27, 2015. Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan Acting Suffolk County Police Commissioner Tim Sini likely will be confirmed as the permanent leader of the department tomorrow by the county legislature.
For the second time, a state Supreme Court judge Tuesday denied a defense motion to dismiss several criminal counts against a father and son accused of illegally dumping tons of contaminated debris in and around Islip.