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 2020-04-06 02:01 

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Uniondale shooting leaves one wounded...

A male victim was in stable condition after being shot on Nassau Road in Uniondale Sunday night, according to Nassau County Police. The call to police came at 7:28 p.m., police said. The victim was t...

 2020-04-06 02:00 

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Steve Matthews' Gulfstream selections for Friday, April 10...

Best bet: CRYPTO GOLD (9) Best value: MIA'S EXTORTIONIST (2) FIRST: Happy Danza is speedy, gets class relief and could capitalize on soft lead in weak opener. Bebeau, another that drops, exits even fo...

 2020-04-06 01:59 

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Brand-new Colonial in Mastic lists for $309,999...

A brand-new Colonial home is listing in Mastic for $309,999. The annual property taxes have not yet been assessed, but are projected to be between $9,000 and $10,000. The house is slated to be finishe...

 2020-04-06 01:52 

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Bobby Mitchell dead, Pro Football Hall of Famer was 84...

Bobby Mitchell, the speedy late 1950s and '60s NFL offensive star for the Cleveland Browns and Washington Redskins, has died. He was 84. The Pro Football Hall of Fame said Sunday night that Mitchell's...

 2020-04-06 01:45 

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Trump tempers officials' grave assessments with optimism...

WASHINGTON — The U.S. surgeon general said Sunday that Americans should brace for levels of tragedy reminiscent of the Sept. 11 attacks and the bombing of Pearl Harbor, while the nation's infectious d...

 2020-04-06 01:02 

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What you need to know about the coronavirus apex in New York...

Here's what you need to know as New York faces the apex of the COVID-19 pandemic in the coming days: What is the apex? The apex marks the highest point in an outbreak — the highest number of cases. Af...

 2020-04-05 23:51 

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Isaac Graham, 67, pastor of Macedonia Baptist Church of Harlem, dies...

As pastor of Macedonia Baptist Church of Harlem, the Rev. Isaac Graham was quick with a joke but even faster to offer a word of encouragement. "He would have you laughing and encourage you at the same...

 2020-04-05 23:31 

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Coronavirus apex is time to 'minimize' supermarket trips, experts say...

With the apex of the COVID-19 pandemic looming over New York in the coming days, experts are warning people to take even stronger measures to limit their exposure to the potentially deadly virus. That...

 2020-04-05 23:16 

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UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson hospitalized with virus...

LONDON — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was admitted to a hospital Sunday for tests, his office said, because he is still suffering symptoms, 10 days after he was diagnosed with COVID-19. Johnso...

 2020-04-05 21:42 

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Biden: Coronavirus may force Democrats to hold 'virtual convention'...

Joe Biden, the Democratic front-runner for president and former vice president, said Sunday the Democratic National Committee may have to hold a...

 2020-04-05 21:20 

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Biden: Coronavirus may force Democrats to hold 'virtual convention'...

Joe Biden, the Democratic front-runner for president and former vice president, said Sunday the Democratic National Committee may have to hold a...

 2020-04-05 20:53 

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UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson hospitalized with virus...

LONDON — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who was diagnosed with the coronavirus more than a week ago, was admitted to a hospital Sunday for tests. Johnson's office said he was hospitalized becau...

 2020-04-05 20:42 

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Churches improvise Palm Sunday services to mark start of Holy Week...

Long Island Christians inaugurated their Holy Week on Sunday with drive-through sacraments and garden clippings in lieu of palm branches as churches continue to adapt to social distancing orders durin...

 2020-04-05 20:35 

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Mark Jackson: It should have been St. John's-Georgetown in 1984-85 NCAA championship game...

Looking back at St. John's magical 1984-85 season that ended in the Final Four, one thing sticks in Mark Jackson's craw 35 years later. The Johnnies were 31-4 that season with the last three losses al...

 2020-04-05 20:34 

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St. John's stars and Patrick Ewing go from Big East rivals to friends for life...

It has been 35 years since St. John's reached the 1985 Final Four along with fellow Big East members Georgetown and Villanova plus Memphis State. That remains the only Final Four in NCAA history that...

 2020-04-05 20:28 

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Barry Trotz says he may have overcoached at times this season...

Barry Trotz remained confident the Islanders would ultimately make the playoffs, even through an 0-3-4 skid that preceded the NHL putting the season on pause on March 12 because of the COVID-19 pandem...

 2020-04-05 20:10 

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Coach Barry Trotz working on how to prepare Islanders to play again...

Barry Trotz liked the way the Islanders were playing when NHL games were paused on March 12 because of the COVID-19 pandemic and the coach is optimistic about how his healthy team would fare if the se...

 2020-04-05 19:54 

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College basketball recruiting continues in a non-traditional way...

The in-person evaluation of players. The campus visit, tour of facilities and introduction to members of the program. The in-home sit-down. These always have been the tools for both coaches and player...

 2020-04-05 19:52 

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New Yorkers through and through...

My wife became a naturalized New Yorker on Saturday. The ceremony was private, a little silly, and created earlier that afternoon. She grew up in New Jersey but has lived here since college, always a...

 2020-04-05 19:16 

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Patchogue Theatre terminates all staff, citing economy...

Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts, which had been a linchpin for the village's booming downtown economy before closing on March 12, has terminated all of its employees because of the economic...

 2020-04-05 19:05 

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Pair burglarize Roosevelt deli, Nassau police say...

Nassau police are investigating a burglary at a Roosevelt deli early Sunday. Two male suspects entered the In & Out Deli on Nassau Road through a rear basement door about 1:40 a.m., according to Nassa...

 2020-04-05 18:28 

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Tom Dempsey dead, former NFL kicker was 73...

NEW ORLEANS — Former NFL kicker Tom Dempsey, who played in the NFL despite being born without toes on his kicking foot and made a record 63-yard field goal, died late Saturday while struggling with co...

 2020-04-05 18:22 

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Hilaria Baldwin talks home schooling young children during pandemic...
 2020-04-05 17:55 

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Singer Pink says she had COVID-19, gives $1M to relief funds...

LOS ANGELES — The singer Pink, who had tested positive for COVID-19, has announced that she is donating $500,000 each to two emergency funds. In a pair of tweets, the pop star said Friday that she and...

 2020-04-05 17:11 

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Marvel remakes release calendar; 'Mulan' moves to late July...

The Walt Disney Co. has overhauled its release schedule by moving the dates of half a dozen Marvel movies, announcing a new one for the live-action adaptation of "Mulan" and pushing one movie, "Artemi...

 2020-04-05 16:14 

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Surgeon general warned this week will be 'hardest' and 'saddest'...

WASHINGTON — U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams on Sunday warned "this is going to be the hardest and the saddest week of most Americans' lives," as the number of COVID-19 related deaths continues to s...

 2020-04-05 16:11 

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Palm Sunday services held without public; some on rooftops...

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis celebrated Palm Sunday Mass in the shelter of St. Peter's Basilica without the public because of the coronavirus pandemic, while parish priests elsewhere in Rome took to ch...

 2020-04-05 15:57 

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Cuomo: New York State close to plateau in new deaths from coronavirus...

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said Sunday that new deaths from the coronavirus are possibly plateauing in New York State and that the number of patients leaving hospitals is increasing. As of Sunday, Cuomo sai...

 2020-04-05 15:50 

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3 daytime shows returning with live material...

Three syndicated daytime talk shows are returning Monday with new episodes or segments, broadcast from their hosts' homes. Food maven Rachael Ray will use her own kitchen...

 2020-04-05 15:49 

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U.S. 'wasted' months before preparing for virus pandemic...

WASHINGTON — As the first alarms sounded in early January that an outbreak of a novel coronavirus in China might ignite a global pandemic, the Trump administration squandered nearly two months that co...

 2020-04-05 14:00 

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The search for spirituality in a time of crisis...

I'm not usually able to attend a Shabbat service on Friday nights, or the Havdalah service that closes the Sabbath on Saturday evenings. My family was, it seemed, always busy with something else. Yet,...

 2020-04-05 13:14 

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Easter recipe: Bourbon-vanilla glazed ham...

If Easter just isn't Easter without a ham, take heart. That six to seven-pound ham you cook will not only make a showstopping centerpiece for your Easter dinner — it will also give you plenty of fixin...

 2020-04-05 12:57 

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Cops: East Hills man killed after his vehicle crashes into Greenvale home...

An East Hills man died Saturday night after the vehicle he was driving crashed into a Greenvale home and burst into flames, Nassau police said. Andrew Daniels, 49, drove a 2018 BMW into a Bryant Avenu...

 2020-04-05 12:19 

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Huntington man killed in Greenlawn crash, Suffolk police say...

A Huntington man was killed in a single-vehicle crash in Greenlawn Saturday afternoon, Suffolk police said. Albert Mantaring, 60, was driving a 2002 Subaru Legacy SUV north at about 5:05 p.m. on Manor...

 2020-04-05 12:02 

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Long Island forecast: Clouds Sunday, then sun, showers this week...

Cloudy skies Sunday will give way to a pleasant Monday, although April showers are in the forecast at times this week. Sunday will be mostly cloudy with a high in the mid-50s, according to the Nationa...

 2020-04-05 12:00 

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In the garden of hope and optimism...

At its most basic, planting a seed is an act of optimism. When you drop this little kernel, that tiny sliver, into a bed of soil, you're saying that you believe that something will grow. You're also m...

 2020-04-05 11:00 

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COVID-19 was a jump-start on my future...

I became prematurely retired in the middle of March because of the sudden pandemic facing the world. This wasn't much of a surprise considering I had a target retirement date of April 3 anyway. I was...

 2020-04-05 10:00 

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Health departments facing coronavirus crisis after budget cuts trim staff...

Long Island's county health departments, the front lines of local government's coronavirus response, are facing the unprecedented crisis with disproportionately less staff than a decade ago, a Newsday...

 2020-04-05 10:00 

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Terms set for judges on the town code violations panel...

Terms have been set for a new panel of judges and other details are being ironed out as Huntington creates a different way for residents to settle code violations. The town board voted March 31 to es...

 2020-04-05 10:00 

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How to prep for and spend your government relief check...

The coronavirus pandemic has upended the lives and finances of millions. A federal relief package aiming to provide payments to distressed consumers has passed — but that money is not likely to land...

 2020-04-05 10:00 

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This Week in Business...

KEY EVENT: Melville metalworking and industrial supplies distributor MSC Industrial Supply is scheduled to report earnings for the quarter ended Feb. 29 on Wednesday. MSC, with more than $3 billion in...

 2020-04-05 10:00 

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Navy coronavirus clash splashes up on Trump administration...

Only a few months ago, President Donald Trump used his power to intervene on behalf of U.S. Navy Seal Eddie Gallagher, who'd been convicted of posing with the corpse of a teenage Islamic State captive...

 2020-04-05 10:00 

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LB Social in Long Beach finds success with takeout, delivery amid coronavirus outbreak...

Rule no. 1: Nobody is allowed in the building except authorized personnel. No. 2: After said personnel arrive, their temperatures are immediately taken, sanitizer is applied, gloves are put on. It's a...

 2020-04-05 10:00 

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Panic buying by some LI shoppers has left others searching for essentials...

Hoarding by some Long Islanders is causing hardship for others. Last month as news of the coronavirus spread, crowds of shoppers set off on a panic-buying frenzy, many snatching up enough pasta, cann...

 2020-04-05 10:00 

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Nassau, Suffolk scramble to buy emergency supplies for COVID-19 fight...

Nassau County has incurred $1.5 million in emergency expenses for ventilators, refrigerated morgue trailers, medical N-95 masks and other equipment to respond to the Coronavirus pandemic, with costs e...

 2020-04-05 10:00 

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Apps to keep you connected at home...

Like many Americans, Long Islanders are spending more time at home during the coronavirus pandemic. These apps can make your extended stay less stressful and more productive. OverDrive (iOS, Android;...

 2020-04-05 10:00 

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CDC director: As many as 25% of people with COVID-19 are asymptomatic...

The image many might have of COVID-19 is an elderly person struggling to breathe, hooked up to a hospital ventilator. Or someone with a high fever, bad cough and shortness of breath. Yet the face of C...

 2020-04-05 10:00 

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Developer seeking $52M in IDA tax breaks for Long Beach project...

A developer of the proposed oceanfront Superblock property in Long Beach will ask Nassau County officials to consider tax breaks to build three condo and apartment buildings facing the boardwalk. The...

 2020-04-05 10:00 

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Long Island hospitals join global battle for coronavirus treatment...

Research scientists around the world, including on Long Island, are working nonstop to test drug treatments for COVID-19, as the number of people infected with the virus continues to climb. Medical ex...

 2020-04-05 09:00 

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Coronavirus took away my chance at the perfect senior year...

During this extreme, disturbing time of great despair and uncertainty, many high school seniors, such as me, are feeling anger, fear and sadness ["College tests in limbo," News, March 31]. We're angry...

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