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A sorry pitch from Astros' cheaters

Team in baseball's sign-stealing scandalapologizes but only after getting caught. ...

Debate over Young's Sanders column

Reader letters to Newsday for Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020. ...

Backing and bucking the winds of change

Opposing viewpoints on the installation of the South Fork Wind Farm. ...

An overdue check on power

Check on power is needed no matter who is president. ...

Five myths about George Washington

The myths about the first president of the United States of America are as illuminating as they are false. ...

Wisdom from The White House

On Presidents Day, some words of wisdom from past leaders. ...

International

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Two Saudi babies abducted from hospital in 1990s returned to families

DAMMAM, Saudi Arabia - A baby boy kidnapped from hospital 3 hours after he was born more than twenty years ...

Syrian conflict "reaching horrifying new level"

DAMASCUS, Syria - Tensions in Syria have reached breaking point again. Syrian government attacks in Ilib province, Israeli attacks on ...

China: Covid-19 Not as Deadly as Other Coronaviruses

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND - China has published new data on more than 44,000 confirmed cases of Covid-19, which show the disease ...

Taliban confident of reaching deal with U.S. by end of month

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - The Taliban appeared confident Monday it will sign a peace agreement with the United States by the ...

Renegade Catholic order offered money to abused victim to lie

MILAN - The cardinal's response was not what Yolanda Martinez had expected - or could abide.Her son had been sexually ...

Ring of Fire next front in battle for Indigenous legal orders

The struggle over the mineral deposits in Ontario's Ring of Fire has taken a surprising turn.With all eyes on British ...

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