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 2020-10-25 13:18 

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Pope names 13 new cardinals, includes WDC Archbishop Gregory...

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis on Sunday named 13 new cardinals, including Washington D.C. Archbishop Wilton Gregory, who would become the first Black U.S. prelate to earn the coveted red hat. In a surpr...

 2020-10-25 12:10 

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Long Island forecast: Cool week ahead with rain likely...

Long Islanders are in for a cool and drizzly week with periods of rain likely through Friday, the National Weather Service said. Sunday brings mostly sunny skies then a 30% chance of showers after 4 p...

 2020-10-25 12:00 

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The stories that bind us...

My father could tell a story. He loved hearing one, too, which is true of all great storytellers. Their magic lies as much in the listening as in the telling. My father had a Seussian delight in the a...

 2020-10-25 11:47 

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Wild World Series Game 4 produces the unlikeliest of heroes in Brett Phillips...

Amid the dizzying Game 4 aftermath late Saturday night, we all were Brett Phillips, the Rays' 28th man, running free in the outfield, doing the airplane with arms extended wide, sporting a big, silly...

 2020-10-25 11:00 

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Shy students bloom amid pandemic...

Students at individual desks, socially distanced, each in a plexiglass guarded universe. No friendly tables at which to gather with peers for shared instruction. No moving about, no mingling. This has...

 2020-10-25 10:00 

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Babylon Town's proposed 'reality-based budget' for 2021 boosts taxes by almost 8%...

The Town of Babylon has proposed a 2021 preliminary budget that would bust the tax cap with a 7.9% tax levy increase. Under the proposal, the town's $146.4 million budget would be a decrease from last...

 2020-10-25 10:00 

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Here are races to watch in the State Legislature elections...

ALBANY — Long Island once again is the hot spot for state legislative races with four first-term Democratic senators battling for reelection and Republicans fighting to hold two seats following the re...

 2020-10-25 10:00 

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Latinos, Dems 'at long last' could win seat in Islip, experts say...

The landmark settlement this month of a lawsuit alleging that Islip Town elections discriminated against Hispanics could prove to be a political boon for Latinos and Democrats, who have struggled for...

 2020-10-25 10:00 

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Some LIRR regular commuters may be 'lost forever,' rail experts predict...

Many of the commuters the Long Island Rail Road has lost during the COVID-19 pandemic may be gone for good, having discovered the benefits of life without the LIRR, riders and experts said. And while...

 2020-10-25 10:00 

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At time of 'twindemic' fears, experts recommend flu vaccine to attack virus...

Staving off a devastating...

 2020-10-25 10:00 

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Suffolk plans to seize shuttered, neglected Dowling College campus in Oakdale...

The former Oakdale campus of shuttered Dowling College — including the ornate Idle Hour estate once owned by railroad fortune heir William K. Vanderbilt — could become Suffolk County's most notable zo...

 2020-10-25 10:00 

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LI students, despite COVID-19's challenges, relish being back in-person...

Samantha Mack said she was worried about returning to school this fall. She feared COVID-19 would make the place depressing, and that the virus restrictions would make school feel like a jail. But onc...

 2020-10-25 10:00 

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Tactics that got Biden and Trump this far will carry them the rest of the way...

These are their stories, and the candidates are sticking to them, right down to the end of the campaign next week. Joe Biden is working to come off as credibly populist. Donald Trump, as always, is ma...

 2020-10-25 10:00 

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How to stretch a small bathroom budget...

Walking into a bathroom that's serene, beautiful, well-organized and just the way you like it is a great way to start the day — so it's no wonder that many of us have redecorating the bathroom on our...

 2020-10-25 09:00 

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Stories of survival: How two Long Island eateries are beating the odds...

Let's not mince words: The goal here is that after reading this story, you throw down this magazine (or your preferred device), grab the keys and race to Aquebogue — yes, Aquebogue — for a plate of ma...

 2020-10-25 09:00 

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The Long Island foodie day trip you have to take this fall...

The wooded rolling hills and twisting lanes of the coastline between the suburban bustle of Port Jefferson and the bucolic charm of Riverhead are among Long Island's prettiest, and in the fall the tre...

 2020-10-25 09:00 

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Readers react to views on the Catholic vote...

I have a different perspective from the letters in...

 2020-10-25 09:00 

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Why 'ghost kitchen' restaurants are on the rise on Long Island...

Last January, when the pandemic was still just news trickling in from overseas, a new dish took shape in the kitchen of Local Burger Co. in Patchogue: crispy wings. The smell of chicken sizzling in ho...

 2020-10-25 04:48 

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World Series: Rays stun Dodgers in wild Game 4 to tie series...

ARLINGTON, Texas — Brett Phillips squatted on the field crying, and Randy Arozarena was on the ground slapping his hands on home plate. Tears of joy, smacks of celebration — and a crucial, wild win fo...

 2020-10-25 04:01 

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Cull those diaries of the 'icky bits'...

DEAR AMY: I've been writing in my journals ever since elementary school. I have kept every single one of them, tucked safely away in the back of my closet, for years. I'll look through them occasional...

 2020-10-25 03:20 

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Pence's top aide tests positive for coronavirus...

WASHINGTON — A spokesman says Vice President Mike Pence will continue with his aggressive campaign schedule after his chief of staff, Marc Short, tested positive for the coronavirus Saturday. Pence sp...

 2020-10-25 01:12 

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Cops: Three injured in Uniondale after shots fired from vehicle...

A daytime shooting in Uniondale on Saturday left two teens and a woman injured, Nassau County police said. Two 17-year-old boys and a 23-year-old woman were walking along Northern Parkway at 2:10 p.m....

 2020-10-25 00:19 

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Photos: Early voting on LI, in NYC...

Saturday was the first day for early voting in New York, and voters lined up at polling places across Long Island and New York City....

 2020-10-24 23:15 

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Jets vs. Bills Week 7 preview: Everything you need to know for gameday...

BILLS (4-2) at JETS (0-6) MetLife Stadium, 1 p.m. VITALS Line: Bills by 10; O/U 46 TV: Ch. 2 (Greg Gumble, Rich Gannon) Radio: ESPN-98.7 FM (Bob Wischusen, Marty Lyons); Sirius 81, XM 226 INJURY IMPAC...

 2020-10-24 23:10 

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Did Daniel Jones, Saquon Barkley trip over COVID-19 rules?...

Tripping at the end of an 80-yard run turned out to be just one of the moments in Daniel Jones' recent life that has gone viral. The Giants said they are aware of video and photos of Jones and injured...

 2020-10-24 23:07 

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Jack Cheshire, LI football prospects get a showcase for colleges...

Jack Cheshire spent months savoring the notion of playing football this fall. The Sayville senior quarterback threw for a Long Island-record 43 touchdowns last season and looked forward to playing ano...

 2020-10-24 22:15 

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NY sees progress as virus rates drop in state's red zones, governor says...

Even as COVID-19 cases surge elsewhere in the country, New York continued to make progress against the coronavirus in several...

 2020-10-24 22:11 

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Daniella Cavallone, Lily Schneidler lift St. Dominic to Senior Day victory...

The St. Dominic girls soccer team may only feature two seniors, but they both proved their importance on Saturday's Senior Day. Senior forward Daniella Cavallone had three goals and senior defender Li...

 2020-10-24 21:51 

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Francisco Lindor to Mets? Steve Cohen could make it happen...

How about this for a championship-team-building strategy: Identify a superstar who is approaching free agency and whose team seems uninterested in guaranteeing him the money he inevitably will get. Tr...

 2020-10-24 21:44 

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Francisco Lindor to Mets? Steve Cohen could make it happen...

How about this for a championship-team-building strategy: Identify a superstar who is approaching free agency and whose team seems uninterested in guaranteeing him the money he inevitably will get. Tr...

 2020-10-24 21:44 

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Giants already looking ahead to next season...

With the Giants, it's become easy to recognize the change of seasons. Not the weather adjusting from summer to autumn to winter. Not the intensity shifting from preseason to regular season to postseas...

 2020-10-24 21:27 

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UFC 254: Khabib Nurmagomedov retires from MMA after submission win over Justin Gaethje...

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — Unbeaten lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov retired from mixed martial arts after stopping Justin Gaethje with a triangle choke early in the second round at UFC...

 2020-10-24 21:22 

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Film depicts Black Lives Matter, Me Too movements as new feminist wave...

The documentary genre's power of immediacy is evident in...

 2020-10-24 21:22 

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When it comes to rules changes, Aaron Boone mostly on same page as Rob Manfred...

Count Yankees manager Aaron Boone among those who embraced — for the most part — the rules changes instituted for the recently completed 60-game regular season. Good thing, because as Major League Bas...

 2020-10-24 21:20 

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NY sees progress as virus rates drop in state's red zones, governor says...

Even as COVID-19 cases surge elsewhere in the country, New York continued to make progress against the coronavirus in several...

 2020-10-24 21:19 

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Jets rookie WR Denzel Mims cleared, expected to make debut Sunday...

Denzel Mims is cleared to make his NFL debut, but it looks as if the Jets again will play a game without their full complement of top wide receivers. Mims was activated from injured reserve, clearing...

 2020-10-24 21:19 

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Experts offer advice on coping with winter in age of coronavirus...

Dreading winter, shuddering at the thought of spending more time indoors, even if it will be with your nearest and dearest, and even if forecasters predict unusually mild temperatures? The current La...

 2020-10-24 21:17 

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Knicks face many questions as NBA Draft approaches...

With the COVID-interrupted NBA season over and plans are being worked out for the start of the 2020-21 season, the usual offseason schedule has begun in a condensed race to try to remake rosters. For...

 2020-10-24 21:15 

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New David Wright book details his pain, perseverance during end of his career...

I've always maintained that when it comes to the fans' perspective on their most beloved athletes, you could chronicle what they had for breakfast every day and those behind-the-scenes details would b...

 2020-10-24 21:08 

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Jack Quinlan, Kellenberg start fast and cruise to victory over St. Dominic...

It was all about getting off to a good start for the Kellenberg boys soccer team on Saturday morning. Setting a blistering pace, the Firebirds scored three goals in a seven-minute span, less than 15 m...

 2020-10-24 20:50 

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UFC 254: Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Justin Gaethje...

UFC 254 on...

 2020-10-24 20:31 

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St. Dominic vs. Kellenberg...

Scenes from a CHSAA boys soccer match between Kellenberg and St. Dominic on Saturday....

 2020-10-24 20:01 

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Long lines as early voting begins on Long Island...

Long Islanders headed to the polls in droves on Saturday, the first of nine days of early voting statewide before Election Day. Hundreds lined up and, in some cases, waited for hours to vote in Freepo...

 2020-10-24 20:00 

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Old age is the next global economic threat...

While the world wrestles with a deadly pandemic and how to confront climate change, there's another, long-term global challenge that no one really knows how to deal with: Population aging. As the huma...

 2020-10-24 19:54 

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St. Mary's vs. St. Dominic...

Scenes from a CHSAA girls soccer match between St. Mary's and St. Dominic on Saturday....

 2020-10-24 19:43 

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Young adults form the largest bloc of newly registered voters on LI. But will they vote?...
 2020-10-24 18:12 

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The threat of the QAnon delusion...

The premise is terrifying. A cabal including some of the nation's top politicians and actors are involved in a child-trafficking sex scheme, a cabal which President Donald Trump is secretly working to...

 2020-10-24 18:00 

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Sororities and fraternities are finally confronting their racist past...

Long controversial, the Greek system on college campuses is under fire again. This time, the pressure is from within. Sparked by the national reckoning over racial injustice, calls to #AbolishGreekLif...

 2020-10-24 16:16 

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Free verse: New edition of book enlarges legacy of Black poet Jupiter Hammon...

Three hundred and nine years ago, poet Jupiter Hammon was born on Lloyd Neck, the enslaved son of enslaved Black parents. Just this month, 150 people joined together in person and virtually to recogni...

 2020-10-24 16:00 

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'Herd immunity' idea rears its head again — and still deserves to be struck down...

Although he's reluctant to say it out loud, President Donald Trump appears to be disturbingly close to embracing the ideas behind...

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