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Tuesday, March 13

Top Stories 
• President Trump ousted Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and announced that C.I.A director Mike Pompeo will replace him.

• Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty for the Florida school shooter, who was charged with killing 17 people last month.

• A former Cuomo top was found guilty of collecting $300,000 in cash bribes in a corruption trial.

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Brooklyn News
• A man accused of fatally shooting his ex-girlfriend is facing 25 years to life in prison.

• A man, who went on a crime spree from Brooklyn to Manhattan to Long Island, was fatally shot by police.

• Nearly 100 students at Xaverian High School in Bay Ridge shaved their heads for a St. Jude’s fundraiser.

Subway Status 
• 4 trains are running with delays in both directions because of a rail condition at Woodlawn.

• Southbound A trains are running with delays because of signal problems at Howard Beach-JFK Airport.

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• Delays on Grand Central Pkwy eastbound between 69th Rd and Union Turnpike.

• Delays on I-678 southbound between 69th Rd; Ramp and Exit 4 – Liberty Ave.

• Delays on I-678 northbound between Exit 4 – Liberty Ave and Exit 8 – Main St.

• Delays on I-278 eastbound between Metropolitan Ave; Williamsburg Bridge and Queens-Kings County Line; Koskuisko Bridge.

• Delays on I-278 westbound between Exit 30 – Flushing Ave and Exit 28B – Brooklyn Bridge.

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• The Rangers (31-32-7) topped the Carolina Hurricanes, 6-3.

• The Knicks (24-43) host the Dallas Mavericks at 7:30 p.m.

• The Nets (21-46) will take on the Toronto Raptors at Barclays Center at 7:30 p.m.
• LIU Brooklyn will face Radford in the NCAA Tournament First Four game in Dayton, Ohio. Tip-off is at 6:40 p.m.

What’s On TV Tonight

This Is Us (NBC, 9PM) – In the Season 2 finale, the Pearsons come together to celebrate Kate and Toby’s wedding.

The Middle (ABC, 8PM) – Mike shares the good news that he is being offered the job of regional manager but feels uncomfortable saying goodbye to his co-workers.

Rise (NBC, 10PM) – In the premiere, Lou petitions to take over as director of the theater program in an attempt to revitalize his passion for teaching, but quickly realizes he has his work cut out for him.

Stream Picks of the Day

Netflix: Ricky Gervais: Humanity – Live performance of British comedian Ricky Gervais filmed in London’s Eventim Apollow.

Hulu: American Ninja Warrior Season 9 – “American Ninja Warrior” returns for its ninth season this summer and Matt Iseman returns as host, along with Akbar Gbajabiamila and co-host Kristine Leahy.

Amazon Video: Battlestar Galactica Season 2 – With Commander Adama near death after being shot, Tigh must lead the Galactica and secure the resources needed to save the Commander’s life.

Real Estate

• For Rent – Williamsburg – Apartment features 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, huge living room with large windows, new open kitchen, hardwood floors, tons of natural light, plenty of closet space, laundry in the building, private balcony, and bike storage. Asking $3,500/month.Capri Jet Realty 718-388-2188

• For Sale – Park Slope – One bedroom In elevator pre-war building. Features living room/dining room comb, large closet with storage above, brand new kitchen, hardwood floors, pet friendly, bicycle storage, laundry In basement, and small common garden! Asking $639.000. Crifasi RealEstate 718-782-4411

Local Eats of the Day

• China Delight
Located at 40-09 5th Ave.

Enjoy an order of Beef Chow Fun starting at $6.50.

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Local Events 
• Williamsburg - Community Board 1 Monthly Meeting. Swinging Sixties, 211 Ainslie St.

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Tech Tip of the Day 
Spring Cleaning: Are there multiple wires tangled underneath your desk? Click here for tips on cleaning up and organizing your work space.

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Written by BKTicker

March 13th, 2018 at 4:20 pm

Posted in Uncategorized

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