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How Long Island Authorities Reacted to Recent Cop Slayings

The decision to exercise more vigilance in Nassau and Suffolk counties comes after eight cops were killed in 10 days by two black men with military backgrounds. Both suspects were reportedly aggravated by fatal shootings of African Americans at the hands of the police. The latest tragedy came Sunday, when a former U.S. Marine identified as Gavin Long gunned down three cops in Baton Rouge, La., in what authorities there have described as an “ambush.”

Long Island First Responders Get Ebola Training

Officials said it's important for first responders to be properly trained in infectious diseases.

Barrett Brown, American Journalist, Faces 8 1/2 Years in Prison, Says...

Brown pleaded guilty in March to three separate counts. His plea deal had been under seal for nearly a month.