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Welcome to Newsday’s Daily Alexa Briefing

Newsday Alexa Briefing host

Meet Newsday reporter Laura Blasey, host of our daily Alexa briefing. Give her two minutes and she’ll give you the Long Island stories you need to start your day, Monday to Friday beginning at 5 a.m.

Listen Here

Read more about the stories you heard in the briefing

How to install

If you liked our briefing, it’s easy to install on your device. Here’s how:

Ask Alexa

Just go to your device and say, “Alexa, enable Newsday.” You will hear a message from Alexa confirming that you’re set up.

Using your Alexa app

  • 1. Open the Alexa app on your mobile device.
  • 2. From the menu, go to Skills, then search for Newsday.
  • 3. Press the enable button.