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Monday, December 2
Alternate-side parking rules are suspended for snow operations.
Meters are in effect.

Weather
• Rain mixed in with some snow in the afternoon. High of 42 degrees.

Top Stories
• A deadly winter storm hit the northeast, cancelling hundreds of flights and delaying travelers heading home. New York could see three inches of snow.

• New York’s Public Campaign Financing Commission released its final report, setting up a possible vote by state lawmakers.

Shelley Morrison, who played Rosario on “Will & Grace,” has passed away at age 83.

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Bad Bunny Fri Dec 6th 8pm Bringing his X100PRE Tour presented by Corona Estereo Beach to Barclays. Tickets. Barclays Center, 620 Atlantic Ave.
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Brooklyn News
• Thousands of residents in Dyker Heights and Borough Park were left without power on Sunday.

• A Clinton Hill father who stabbed his 2-year-old son in the head with a combwas charged with attempted murder.

• A Prospect Heights landlord has hit a local McDonald’s restaurant with a super-sized rent hike.

Politics
• The White House will not participate in the House Judiciary Committee’s first impeachment hearing.

• On his first day on the job, NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea preached prevention, professionalism and respect for officers.

Entertainment
• NBC responded to claims of a toxic workplace at “America’s Got Talent” and say they’re now working with Gabrielle Union.

Weekend Box Office
• Frozen II: $85 million
Knives Out: $27 million
Ford v Ferrari: $13 million
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood: $11.8 million
Queen & Slim: $11.7 million

Buzzing Back

• In 1972, this song by The Temptations gave the Motown group their fourth US #1 song.

• In 1983, football player Aaron Rodgers is born in Chico, CA. In 2011, he led the Green Bay Packers to victory in Super Bowl XLV.

Opinion
• The Daily News says the NYPD is relaxing its body camera policy, but doesn’ttake it far enough.

• Gavin Newsham writes in the Post that a move to ban kids from playing tackle football is based on fear, not facts.

In the Blogs
• Here are 12 Christmas tree lightings to check out this holiday season in Brooklyn.

• The Starliner in Bushwick is now serving Philly’s famed Redcrest Fried Chicken.

Trending in New York
• #WorldAIDSDay
#Watchmen
#90DayFiance
#MrRobot
Shelley Morrison

Scoreboard
• The Giants (2-10) were routed by the Green Bay Packers, 31-13.

• The Jets (4-8) fell to the previously winless Cincinnati Bengals, 22-6

• The Knicks (4-16) lost to the Boston Celtics, 113-104. They head to Milwaukee to face the Bucks at 8 p.m.

• The Nets (10-10) dropped a close game to the Miami Heat, 109-106.

• The Rangers (13-9-3) host the Vegas Golden Knights at 7 p.m.

• The Islanders (17-5-2) visit the Detroit Red Wings. Puck drops at 7:30 p.m.

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Bon Iver + TU Dance: Come Through Wed Dec 4th & Turs Dec 5th 8pm Bon Iver + TU Dance will collaborate for two performance of Come Through, commissioned and produced by The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra’s Liquid Music Series. TicketsKings Theatre, 1027 Flatbush Ave.
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Real Estate
• J Frankl Associates has published new renderings for a nine-story developmentnear the Brooklyn Navy Yard.

• For Sale – 318 20th Street #4A, Park Slope - 1356 s/f condo has 3 BRs, 2.5 bath, LR, hardwood floors, large windows, open plan kitchen w/ bar top, SS appliances, ample storage. Laundry room in unit, rooftop w/ stunning views.  $1.350M. Homes.com. 718-309-4054

• For Rent – 255 McKibbin Street, #407, Williamsburg - Well-lit Studio loft apt w/ 1 bath, Harwood floors, patio, EIK, pet allowed.  Laundry in building.  $3,900/month. Nooklyn.com. 410-215-5994

• Sold – Bay Ridge – A four-bedroom, three-bathroom, 2,178-square-foot house at 260 77th Street for $1.5 million. Zillow.

Weekend Crime Roundup
• On Sunday morning, 38-year-old off-duty NYPD technician Tanesha Shoy was arrested within the confines of the 69th Precinct. She was charged with aggravated harassment.

Events
• Downtown – 10 a.m. – Mayor Bill de Blasio provide update on city’s snow preparedness. OEM, 165 Cadman Plaza East.

• Carroll Gardens – 6:30 p.m. –  Community Board 6 Economic/ Waterfront/ Community Development Committee Meeting. PS 32, 317 Hoyt St.

Written by BKTicker

December 2nd, 2019 at 9:09 am

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