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Niloofar Sima, an Iranian citizen and sophomore at Stony Brook University, recalled discouraging her mother from traveling home to visit her ill grandmother: "I told her you going there is not going to change a thing." SKYLER GILBERT/THE LONG ISLANDER

Rutgers cancels trip to Mecca despite executive ban appeal

By Chris Peraino and Skyler Gilbert The Center of Islamic Life at Rutgers University has cancelled an upcoming hajj, citing airport discrimination anxieties despite a federal appeals court refusing to reinstate President Trumpa��s executive travel…


Clinton leading Trump in Long Island Polls

by Joshua Pietzold and Giovanni Ortiz A� A� A� A�This Halloween, Daniel Saba wore an arrangement of Hillary Clinton-endorsed bracelets on his wrist, varying in color between blue and white and branded with her campaign…


Political scientists raise concerns on LI election poll

By Christopher Cameron and Jessica Chin A Siena Research Institute poll released this week shows Donald Trump is still leading New Yorka��s first congressional district on Long Island by three points, but several political scientists…