Last Build Date: Wed, 22 Jul 2009 21:03:00 -0400Copyright: ©2009, Newsday.com
Wed, 22 Jul 2009 21:03:00 -0400Bryant Neal Vinas, who grew up in Patchogue, helped attack a U.S. base and funneled information on the LIRR and subway to al-Qaida.
Wed, 22 Jul 2009 20:44:00 -0400Six months in office, President Barack Obama sought to rally support for sweeping health care legislation Wednesday night and vowed to reject any measure "primarily funded through taxing middle class families."
Wed, 22 Jul 2009 14:55:00 -0400A lawyer for Michael Jackson's doctor says police who searched the physician's north Houston clinic were searching for evidence of manslaughter.
Wed, 22 Jul 2009 14:35:00 -0400The attorney for the family of a slain Florida couple said Wednesday they made a small donation to a martial arts program run by one of the men accused of killing them.
Wed, 22 Jul 2009 21:03:00 -0400The U.S. Senate narrowly defeated Wednesday an amendment to the defense appropriations bill that would have negated state laws like New York's that limit the carrying of concealed handguns.
Wed, 22 Jul 2009 14:26:00 -0400An animal-rights group has released a video showing what it says is the abuse of elephants and tigers used in Ringling Bros. circuses.
Wed, 22 Jul 2009 00:59:00 -0400Scientists believe they have found a "missing link" in the evolution of the virus that causes AIDS. It bridges the gap between the infection that does no harm to most monkeys and the one that kills millions of people.
Wed, 22 Jul 2009 13:21:00 -0400An American has been charged with receiving training from al-Qaida and providing the terrorist organization with information about the New York City transit system.
Wed, 22 Jul 2009 00:00:00 -0400Chinese worker Sun Danyong was responsible for handling the prototypes of one of the world's hottest products -- the iPhone. When one of the gadgets went missing and his company began investigating him, he jumped off his apartment building and killed himself.
Wed, 22 Jul 2009 09:30:00 -0400Millions of Asians turned their eyes skyward Wednesday as dawn suddenly turned to darkness across the continent in the longest total solar eclipse this century will see. Millions of others, fearing a bad omen, shuttered themselves indoors.