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Will a COVID-19 tax on America's super rich help or hurt?

Progressives call it ''social justice.'' Opponents call it ''looting.'' But what would the practical economic effects be of a ''COVID-19 ...

Sacramento's coming war on neighborhoods u2013

The wise course would be to pause and recalibrate, not double down on policies that were dubious even before the ...

Presidents aren't kings, stop the abuse of executive power u2013

Just as Republicans rightly criticized Obama for an overreliance on executive action when legislation didn't pan out, they should be ...

Before the next storm comes ....

Reader letters to Newsday for Sunday, August 9, 2020. ...

Richard Nixon and the summer of '74 

I want to feel what my dad felt that one special moment way back in 1974. ...

Searching for resolution

Daily Point Is power surging for LIPA settlement? The Huntington Town Board meets at 6 p.m. Monday for a public ...

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Biden unveils Senator Kamala Harris as running mate

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Democratic Presidential nominee Joe Biden on Tuesday named California Senator Kamala Harris to be his vice-presidential ...

U.S. to spend $1.5 billion for 100m doses of vaccine to be developed

WASHINGTON, DC - The Trump administration has ordered 100 million doses of a COVID-19 vaccine candidate to be manufactured by ...

Hong Kong newspaper fights on despite arrest of proprietor

HONG KONG - A pro-democracy newspaper raided by Hong Kong's newly established national security police pledged defiance on Tuesday in ...

Vladimir Putin claims Russia has developed Covid-19 vaccine

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said his country's health ministry has approved the world's first coronavirus vaccine.He also ...

Lebanon to get new government after current regime quits

BEIRUT, Lebanon - Lebanon's prime minister stepped down from his job on Monday in the wake of the disastrous Beirut ...

Chinese government says it has never interfered in U.S. elections

People vote at a polling site in Brooklyn borough of New York, the United States, June 23, 2020. (Photo by ...

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