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The U.S. can still beat China in the 5G race

To stay ahead in the 5G race, then, the Deloitte study contends policymakers as well as industry leaders should work ...

When race does not matter

A 1950s Long Island experience that forever changed my worldview. ...

If only Long Island had heeded its imagination for big projects

Missed chances illustrate why Long Island must be ready to seize opportunities to better position itself for the future. ...

Kate Murray goes back to basics

Daily Point Home Sweet Hempstead Why would Kate Murray leave her well-paid job at Nassau Community College to run for ...

Just Sayin': Rutted roads on the minds of LI drivers

Many roads on Long Island are in horrible condition and have been for too long. No matter who is responsible, ...

Letter: Keep your distance from wild seals

Newsday showed an admittedly cute picture of two youngsters inspecting a baby seal in East Islip ["Seal of approval," News, ...

Without Belmont, goodbye Isles

A compromise over where the New York Islanders would play potential playoff games is a good move in what's been ...

NASA needs to stop spending like a drunken cosmonaut

Over the last several Congresses, many lawmakers have rightly pointed out the federal government's addiction to wasteful programs and harebrained ...

Letters: Days of reckoning with new SALT cap

Chuck Grassley, the Iowa Republican who heads the Senate Finance Committee, should familiarize himself with Long Island property taxes paid ...

Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders have this in common

Two men who like to blow up the establishment. Two men with giant egos. Neither plays well with others. ...

Letters: More action, info on 1,4-dioxane needed

The most critical obligation of water suppliers across Long Island is to provide clean, safe drinking water to Long Island's ...

What Amazon didn't get from New York

If you think the deal was uniquely outrageous, you need to look more closely at how governments actually operate. ...

What have we learned from the Jussie Smollett story?

The arrest of actor Jussie Smollett on charges that he filed a false police report surprised few people at this ...

Look up! The age of the delivery drone is dawning

If you need it quickly and cheaply, call a drone. They are the new frontier of delivery. ...

Putting the pieces in place

Daily Point NIFA gets some new and old blood The Nassau Interim Finance Authority is likely going to get new ...

Letter: Skeptical about nuke secrets for Saudis

Former National Security Adviser and now convict Michael Flynn sought to share U.S. nuclear power technology with Saudi Arabia, according ...

Sorry, bigots, but I'm not sorry for once trusting Jussie Smollett

Bigots may think that Smollett handed them a huge victory with his apparent lies. But the rest of us are ...

California high court gives crazy Legislature run for money Press Telegram

Californias State Supreme Court gives the Legislature competition for producing bad ideas. (Courtesy of Coolcaesar-public domain) ...

HR763 is climate leadership for the future Press Telegram

Hurricanes can be strengthened by climate change. (Photo courtesy of Cal State Fullerton) ...

Its time to derail Californias bullet train to nowhere Press Telegram

FILE This Dec. 6, 2017, file photo shows one of the elevated sections of the high-speed rail under construction in ...

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Trump meets with Chinese vice premier on trade talks

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump sounded upbeat about ongoing trade talks with China, as he met with Chinese ...

5,000 people leaving Venezuela every day, says UN body

As the number of refugees and migrants from Venezuela continues to rise – hitting the 3.4 million mark this month ...

Teenage boys and young men mutilated and murdered by police in Congo

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of Congo - Security forces in the  Democratic Republic of Congo  summarily killed at least 27 young ...

Egyptian justice system heavily reliant on torture, says OHCHR

Fifteen death row inmates have been executed in Egypt so far this month despite claims from many that they were ...

What is next for Iraq?

BAGHDAD, Iraq - Large portions of the Islamic State in Iraq have been either killed, captured or forced underground over ...

Blast in Syrian city kills 5 bomb disposal experts

DAMASCUS, Syria - Five bomb disposal experts have been killed in a targeted attack in Syria. A car laden with ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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