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Breslin files last regular column

...outspoken to the last. In his last regular column, published in Newsday on Tuesday, Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist Jimmy Breslin...four decades. He had been producing three columns a week for Newsday, and the paper said he would still be contributing from time...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/03/ent_433230.shtml
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Steinbrenner discusses possible sale with partners

...is firm." Steinbrenner "is in a mood to sell the team," Newsday today quoted a confidant of the owner as saying. Steinbrenner's...control of baseball operations even if the sale goes through, Newsday said. In the emotional minutes following the Yankees' World...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/21/oth_245375.shtml
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Change We Can Believe In?

Newsday's Verne Gay doesn't think so:In tone, pace and overall contestant quality, "Idol" remains "Idol." In fact, if you...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/jbean48/2009-02-03/change-we-can-
Mr. William Wipf

...Thomas Evatt officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. Mr. Wipf, a native of Long Island, N.Y., had retired from Newsday in Garden City, N.Y. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, the 50 Plus Club and the Senior Men's Club. He was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/03/obi_240773.shtml
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Beware of the dogma

...prime-time show on CNN, now canceled.If you believe reports from insiders, the show's karma likely ran over its dogma: Newsday reports that the British tabloid talker was a belligerent old soul, especially to the "little" people behind the cameras...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-03-02/beware-dogma
Holiday television schedule

...holiday animation, episodes, TV movies and feature films (abcfamily.com/25days)? Disney Channel Fa-la-la-lidays ? starts Nov. 29, holiday films, episodes, cartoons for kids and family (disneychannel.com)? Newsday

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-11-23/holiday-viewing
Don't 'Duck' free speech

...that's why the network left its admonition of Phil Robertson as an open-ended suspension from the show "indefinitely." Newsday TV critic Verne Gay has pointed out that the word "indefinitely" is meaningless ? one week? One year? Also, it gives...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-12-20/dont-duck-free-speech
Profiles of Connecticut school shooting victims

...fun-loving, witty and hardworking. Remembering their daughter, Murphy's parents had no shortage of adjectives to offer Newsday.Authorities told Hugh and Alice McGowan that their daughter was a hero who helped shield some of her students from the rain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2012-12-15/profiles-connecticut-schoo
Mets concerned over reported pot use

...nothing definitive," Valentine told Newsday. General manager Steve Phillips said...any level of our organization." "The Newsday report is based solely on anonymous sources...investigate them." He denied a report in Newsday that minor leaguers were tipped off about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/09/21/bas_353765.shtml
Baseball
NY newspaper columnist wins raves for sharing her cancer story

...been writing in the Long Island newspaper Newsday since October. Diagnosed with lung cancer...stories in the decade she has been with Newsday. She continues to cover news for the...the nation's oldest press club. When Newsday cartoonist Walt Handelsman won his second...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/23/liv_125747.shtml
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