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 2020-01-18 19:39 

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Thousands gather in NYC for Women's March...

The final Women's March before this year's presidential election is happening in Manhattan Saturday, with thousands taking to the streets to oppose Donald Trump's reelection bid. The New York City mar...

 2020-01-18 19:26 

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Barry Trotz sees pressure on coaches leading to big coaching turnover in NHL...

Coaching turnover in the NHL is frequent, with the average tenure lasting under three seasons. But this season has seen surprisingly rapid changes, with seven coaches already losing their jobs for var...

 2020-01-18 19:00 

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Putin's new plan to hold power forever...

In his state of the nation address last week, Russian President Vladimir Putin proposed a sweeping constitutional reform that would give him several options to retain power after 2024, when his term e...

 2020-01-18 18:53 

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Buckingham Palace: Prince Harry, Meghan to give up 'royal highness' titles...

LONDON — Buckingham Palace says Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, will no longer use the titles...

 2020-01-18 18:52 

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Jadan Hanson of Uniondale using trip to Cuba to fine-tune his triple jump...

Jadan Hanson has gone international. The Uniondale senior triple jumper, who is in the early stages of his state title defense, spent the weekend in Havana, Cuba, learning from some of the world's bes...

 2020-01-18 17:29 

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Thousands gather in NYC for Women's March...

The final Women's March before this year's presidential election is happening in Manhattan Saturday, with thousands taking to the streets to oppose Donald Trump's possible reelection. The movement has...

 2020-01-18 17:25 

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Quick winter organizing ideas to get you to spring...
 2020-01-18 17:00 

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Democrats should put an end to caucuses...
 2020-01-18 16:56 

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Thousands gather in NYC for Women's March...

The final Women's March before this year's presidential election is happening in Manhattan Saturday, with thousands taking to the streets to oppose Donald Trump's possible reelection. The movement has...

 2020-01-18 16:50 

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Mets discussing Dusty Baker as candidate to replace Carlos Beltran as manager, report says...

A report Friday night said the Mets are internally discussing whether to include veteran manager Dusty Baker as part of their search to replace Carlos Beltran as the team's manager. The New York Post...

 2020-01-18 15:24 

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Winter storm brings heavy snow, ice to Midwest, Northeast...

CHICAGO — A winter storm that has already caused trouble at airports in Chicago and Kansas City was expected to bring blizzard conditions to the Plains and Midwest on Saturday and could dump up to a f...

 2020-01-18 15:15 

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Queens man tried to scam elderly Floral Park woman out of $19,000, police say...

A 77-year-old grandmother was scammed out of $9,800 by a Queens Village man, but he was arrested Friday when he tried to pick up a second payment of $19,000, Nassau police said. The man had claimed th...

 2020-01-18 15:00 

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Amicable divorce best for United Methodist Church...

When my younger sister returned to church after decades of absence, she found a United Methodist congregation she liked and plunged into activities there but soon asked in dismay, "Why are we still fi...

 2020-01-18 13:07 

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Long Island weather: Up to 3 inches of snow on Long Island...

Long Island will skirt the worst of a major storm raking the Midwest and bound for New England, with the Island only getting up to three inches of snow that then —possibly after transitioning to sleet...

 2020-01-18 12:51 

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Britain plans Brexit celebrations but warns businesses may suffer...

LONDON — The British government has announced plans for special events on the night of Jan. 31 when the country officially leaves the European Union but the country's treasury chief has admitted that...

 2020-01-18 12:47 

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Scientists seek rare species survivors amid Australia flames...

Australia's unprecedented wildfires season has so far charred 40,000 square miles of brushland, rainforests, and national parks — killing by one estimate more than a billion wild animals. Scientists f...

 2020-01-18 12:00 

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'Thomas & Friends' exhibit opens at Long Island Children's Museum...

An enormous cheer erupts from the kindergarten class as an educator from the Long Island Children's Museum welcomes students from Westbury's Dryden Street School to the new...

 2020-01-18 11:00 

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Impeachment trial likely to bring twists, turns and firsts...

WASHINGTON — The Senate impeachment trial of President Donald John Trump begins in earnest Tuesday with an expected outcome of acquittal but also the possibility of unpredictable twists and turns alon...

 2020-01-18 11:00 

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United Methodist churches on Long Island bracing for 'divorce'...

The United Methodist Church has been battling internally over gay clergy and same-sex marriage since the early 1970s. Now, a historic split appears imminent — and congregations on Long Island are grap...

 2020-01-18 11:00 

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Secrets of Flight in Port Washington closes for the second time...

The bumpy ride of Secrets of Flight has come to an end. The Port Washington bistro has closed for good; the storefront on Main Street is for lease. Chef-owner Aleksander Betko opened the restaurant in...

 2020-01-18 10:00 

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NUMC's condition is critical...

The Nassau University Medical Center is critically ill. The 530-bed hospital's revenue failed to cover expenses even before it approved a four-year labor agreement with 3,000 union employees in Novemb...

 2020-01-18 08:00 

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Rare cases of tick-borne illnesses on babies found on Long Island after bites...

Like most toddlers, Carla Trinidad is always on the move. The 16-month-old climbs on her mother, bounds across a couch and peers over the side in pursuit of treasure in her Southampton home. It's hard...

 2020-01-18 05:01 

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Homeowners go nuts over squirrels...

DEAR AMY: We have just moved into a new semidetached home and have not yet met the neighbor in the adjoining house. We've noticed that there is a trio of plump and happy squirrels who spend most of th...

 2020-01-18 04:59 

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Cops: Woman struck, killed crossing road in West Babylon...

A pedestrian was fatally struck by a vehicle when crossing the street in West Babylon on Friday afternoon, Suffolk County police said. Paula James, 60, of West Babylon, was hit by a 2006 Kia shortly b...

 2020-01-18 04:54 

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Steve Matthews' Aqueduct selections for Monday, Jan. 20...

Best bet: HEAVY ROLLER (7) Best value: TAKE IT ALL BACK (9) FIRST: Deputy Flag drops after speed and fade in last; quickest of the quick with aggressive ride. Mandatory Payout cuts back to sprint and...

 2020-01-18 04:48 

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Cops: Officer punched after brawl breaks out outside North Babylon High after game...

A brawl between the schools' fans following a Deer Park High School and North Babylon High School boys' basketball game Friday led to an officer being punched while trying to break up the fight, Suffo...

 2020-01-18 04:36 

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LGBTQ Pride Night is special for Knicks guard Reggie Bullock...

Reggie Bullock had sat out the first 33 games of the season, rehabilitating from offseason surgery, so missing one game this week wouldn't normally be that hard for him to take. But if there was a gam...

 2020-01-18 03:52 

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Chaminade vs. St. Mary's...

Chaminade defeated St. Mary's, 64-47, in a CHSAA boys basketball matchup on Friday, Jan. 17, 2020. ......

 2020-01-18 03:47 

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Patrick Mahomes gives Chiefs hope for long-awaited Super Bowl title...

It's not just the arm strength. Or the mobility. Or the resourcefulness. Or the competitiveness. Or the leadership qualities. When you look at Patrick Mahomes and try to figure out what makes him the...

 2020-01-18 03:41 

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Kieran Dorney scores 34 in Chaminade's win over St. Mary's...

In the first quarter it was just a trickle: making a free throw, a three-pointer off an inbounds play and a short drive. By the second quarter, the offensive storm that Chaminade's Kieran Dorney can b...

 2020-01-18 03:20 

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Man dies after being ejected from SUV in crash into trees, police say...

A Medford man died after he was ejected from his sport utility vehicle that crashed into multiple trees late Friday morning in Stony Brook, Suffolk County police said. Ian Brown, 52, was pronounced de...

 2020-01-18 03:16 

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Man dies after being ejected from SUV in crash into trees, police say...

A Medford man died after he was ejected from his sport utility vehicle that crashed into multiple trees late Friday morning in Stony Brook, Suffolk County police said. Ian Brown, 52, was pronounced de...

 2020-01-18 03:15 

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Sachem East vs. Brentwood...

Sachem East defeated Brentwood, 52-33, on Friday, Jan. 17, 2020. ......

 2020-01-18 03:14 

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'She wanted to be somebody': Ashlee Tessono, fitness influencer and entrepreneur, dies at 28...

There were two things Ashlee Tessono had no time for: negativity and distractions. The 28-year-old from Baldwin was dedicated to building her fitness brand, with dreams to one day make FitFreakActivew...

 2020-01-18 02:11 

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Embracing NYCFC's style, Ronny Deila hopes to maintain consistency as he begins tenure as club's head coach...

For many soccer clubs, the way the team goes about playing the game is just as important as the final result. For some, a specific style is as important to the club's culture as its colors and badge....

 2020-01-18 02:07 

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Former Metro-North manager accused of rigging bids for waste disposal business...

A former Metro-North Railroad manager from Glen Cove teamed up with another Long Islander, prosecutors said, in a scheme to rig bids and steer business to a waste disposal business that netted the fir...

 2020-01-18 01:54 

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Chiefs on a mission to get Andy Reid back to Super Bowl...

The Kansas City Chiefs were in this very position one year ago, playing for a spot in the Super Bowl on their home field. They're focused on making sure the outcome is different this time. Coach Andy...

 2020-01-18 01:38 

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Jason Garrett hired as Giants' offensive coordinator, source confirms...

Jason Garrett will be the offensive coordinator as well as the most experienced member of Joe Judge's coaching staff for the Giants in 2020. The head coach of the Cowboys for the past nine and a half...

 2020-01-18 01:37 

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Trapping defense leads to offense for Mackenzie Szlosek, Sachem East...

The Sachem East girls basketball team got defensive on Friday afternoon. After watching their 10-point halftime lead against Brentwood turn into a one-point deficit with nearly three and a half minute...

 2020-01-18 01:35 

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In wake of Carlos Beltran's departure, Mets recast their net to find a new manager...

Hopefully, Brodie Van Wagenen kept the resumes of the managerial candidates he didn't choose when he hired Carlos Beltran on Nov. 1. Friday was the first full day of the Mets general manager's second...

 2020-01-18 01:28 

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Portledge's Zaire Baines is approaching 2,000 points and he's only a sophomore...

Nick Tsikitas wasn't in the gym the first time his basketball path crossed with Zaire Baines', but he quickly was made aware of the talent in his hands. Tsikitas, now the head boys basketball coach at...

 2020-01-18 00:54 

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49ers embracing past as they look to make history vs. Packers...

Two storied franchises will face off for the NFC title on Sunday. But until recently, one of them would have hardly known about its own decorated past. That's changed over the past few years as the 49...

 2020-01-18 00:39 

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11 U.S. troops flown to medical centers after Iran strike...

WASHINGTON — Eleven U.S. troops were flown out of Iraq for evaluation of concussion-like symptoms in the days following an Iranian missile strike that President Donald Trump had said caused no harm to...

 2020-01-18 00:12 

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Massapequa Water starts effort to absorb 5,800 American Water customers...

The Massapequa Water District has begun an effort to acquire some 5,800 customers and infrastructure from New York American Water's Long Island operating area in East Massapequa as the national water...

 2020-01-18 00:08 

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Odell Beckham's narcissism is a headache all over again...

Odell Beckham Jr. has enough talent to become a Hall of Fame receiver and enough heart to help take a team to a Super Bowl championship. Unfortunately for the 27-year-old wide receiver, he will achiev...

 2020-01-17 23:56 

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MTA police investigate apparent slashing at Manhasset LIRR station...

MTA police are investigating an apparent slashing at the Manhasset Long Island Rail Road station that sent a victim to the hospital with a hand injury, an official said. The 3:45 p.m. incident occurre...

 2020-01-17 23:56 

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UFC 246: Conor McGregor takes calm approach ahead of fight with Donald 'Cowboy' Cerrone...

LAS VEGAS — Conor McGregor became a two-division UFC champion because he was a tremendous fighter. He became the biggest mixed martial artist in the world only because he talked an even bigger game. M...

 2020-01-17 23:38 

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State Sen. Todd Kaminsky endorses Mike Bloomberg for president...

State Sen. Todd Kaminsky, a Long Beach Democrat, has endorsed Mike Bloomberg for president, citing the former New York City mayor's work to combat climate change, pass gun control and help rebuild low...

 2020-01-17 23:30 

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Knicks' RJ Barrett to miss at least a week with sprained ankle...

GREENBURGH, N.Y. — As the Knicks worked through practice Friday afternoon, trying to put aside the memories of another one-sided loss, they did it without RJ Barrett, who was getting the news that he...

 2020-01-17 23:25 

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Opposing pitchers know why Yankees icon Derek Jeter will be a first ballot Hall of Famer...

Derek Jeter's numbers speak for themselves and will get him elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in his first time on the ballot. But that part is easy for all to see: .310 batting average, 1,923 run...

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