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Wednesday, July 10

• Partly cloudy with a high of 90 degrees.

Top Stories
• A 12-year-old boy is in serious condition after he was struck by a subway train in Manhattan.

• The family of an 18-month-old who fell from a cruise ship is blaming Royal Caribbean for the accident.

• A woman has delivered the first baby in the US born from the transplanted uterus of a dead donor.

Fleetwood Mac vs ABBA Dance Party  Sat July 13th  10pm-3am  A full night dedicated to Fleetwood Mac and ABBA hits.  $10  Brooklyn Bazaar, 150 Greenpoint Ave, Greenpoint

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Brooklyn News
• Dramatic bodycam footage shows the moments after a FBI agent was shotwhile on an undercover stakeout.

• A creep followed a 32-year-old woman into her apartment building in Bushwick and attempted to rape her.

• Authorities have charged 21 alleged gang members in connection with a number of crimes including two Brooklyn murders and three non-fatal shootings.

• Some Democrats feel like the presidential race shouldn’t be “decided by billionaires” after billionaire Tom Steyer announced his 2020 campaign.

• West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin wants to block federal funding for the 2026 World Cup until USWNT receives equal pay.

• Lady Gaga’s Haus Labs beauty line will launch in September.

• The HBO Max streaming service will include the exclusive streaming of all episodes of “Friends” starting in 2020.

Buzzing Back

• In 1963 Martha and The Vandellas release this song, which would reach #4 on the Billboard charts by August.

• In 1951 TV actress Phyllis Smith is born in St. Louis, MO.  She gained fame for her role of Phyllis Lapin-Vance on this TV comedy.

• The Post explores how Ross Perot foreshadowed the Trump campaign.

• The Daily News examines how Jeffrey Epstein managed to get away with the alleged sexual exploitation of children for years.

In the Blogs
• Popular group Chvrches will perform a free show at Pioneers Work in Brooklyn following a show at Radio City Music Hall.

• There’s a list of Bushwick thrift shops that have fashionable deals under $10.

Trending in New York
• Rip Torn
• #KyoongLight
• Kim Darroch
• The Larry Sanders Show

• The American League defeated the National League in the 2019 MLB All-Star Game, winning 4-3.

• The USWNT’s World Cup victory parade is set for 9:30 a.m. in Manhattan.

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Greatest Day Ever Music Festival & Carnival  Sat July 13th & Sun July 14th 3pm  Carnage, Pusha T, Jungle, Cashmere Cat, BAS, Party Favor, Lolo Zouai, Livoo Da Eighty Kid and more.  Tickets  Ford Amphitheatre, 3052 West 21st Street, Coney Island

Real Estate
• New renderings reveal the architecture of the 27-condo building at 2155 Caton Avenue in Flatbush.

• For Sale –  216 Kane Street, Cobble Hill – Four story Brownstone, garden level entrance opens to living area & open kitchen, which leads to garden/patio. Two wood burning fireplaces, powder room.  3rd & 4th floors feature 4 BRs, two updated full baths, washer/dryer. $3.550M. Halstead Real Estate. 718-878-1747

• For Rent – 2nd Place, Carroll Gardens – 1 BR, 1 bath brownstone, renovated w/ historic details and top notch luxury.  Laundry in unit, exposed brick, Smart audio system, SS appliances, Video intercom, central a/c & heat.  $2,990/month. Blue Egg Realty. 347-464-9484

• Sold – Brownsville – A five-bedroom, two-bathroom, 1,760-square-foot two-family townhouse at 922 Mother Gaston Blvd. for $685,000. Zillow

Business News
• US Customs seized a ship owned by JPMorgan after authorities found $1 billion worth of drugs on it.

• Mastercard is trying to put cash out of business.

Bushwick – 10 a.m.  Assemblywoman Maritza Davila, the Department of Housing Preservation and Development and local tenants hold a press conference to urge for a court-appointed administrator after years of building abandonment. 299 Troutman St.

Park Slope - 7:30 p.m. – Outdoor Cinema: When Harry Met Sally.  Parklife, 636 Degraw Street

Written by BKTicker

July 10th, 2019 at 8:57 am

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