Thursday, May 8
• Cloudy with a 60 percent chance of rainstorms and a high of 68. Thursday, May 8
• In a peacekeeping move, Putin calls on Pro-Russian groups to delay referendums that could force civil war on a divided Ukraine.
• The HRA is failing to comply with its own standards, according to a new report by an Urban Justice Center Safety Net Project report.
• CNN analyzes Monica Lewinski’s Vanity Fair essay.
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• Councilman Ruben Wils of southeast Queens was arrested on charges related to $30,000 that went missing from a charity he used to run.
• Bees swarmed an Astoria block by the thousands Wednesday.
• A man who was allegedly shot in the leg over a parking space has died from his wounds.
• Chris Brown alleged fan assault photos released have been released.
• Four bodies were found, two adults and two teens, after a fire in former tennis star James Blake’s Florida home.
• amNY believes the City Council should put its disdain for charter schools to bed.
• NY Post questions Bill de Blasio’s math.
• After losing 1-0 to the Marlins yesterday, the Mets prepare to face the Phillies at home tomorrow night.
• After smashing the Angels 9-2 yesterday, the Yankees head to Milwaukee to face the Brewers tomorrow night.
• Nets head into game two against the Heat tonight at 7 p.m. in Florida after losing 107-92 on Tuesday.
• Rangers fall further behind in their series against the Penguins after losing last night 4-2 in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Next game tomorrow at 7 p.m. in Pittsburgh.
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• Latest news – A garage in Ridgewood is the most radioactive site in New York.
• For sale – Woodhaven - One-family, three bedrooms, move-in condition, driveway, yard, finished basement with bath, short walk to trains, schools and stores. Asking $383,000.
• For sale – Kew Gardens - Large, one-bedroom co-op, modern kitchen and bath, oak floors, lots of closet space, short walk to subway & LIRR. Asking $164,000.
• Sold - Springfield Gardens - A five-bedroom, two-bathroom, single-family home at13755 Thurston St. sold for $423,864.
• HuffPost features everything you need to know about parenting in 16 Louis CK quotes.
•• PBS asks whether kids’ happiness should be a goal of parenting techniques.
• Flushing - 10 a.m. – Elected officials announced increase in Tuition Assistance Program funding. Queens College, Cooperman Plaza, 65-30 Kissena Blvd.
• East Elmhurst - 3 to 6 p.m. & 7 to 9 p.m. – Information Session and Hearing on LGA Central Terminal Redevelopment. New York LaGuardia Airport Marriott. 102-05 Ditmars Blvd.
• Ozone Park - 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. – State Senator Joseph Addabbo Mobile Office Hours. Queens Library, 92-24 Rockaway Blvd.
• Forest Hills - 6 p.m. – Learn beginners Chinese with Lin San . North Forest Park Library. 98-27 Metropolitan Ave.
• Forest Hills - 6 p.m. – FH Chamber of Commerce “Meet and Greet” to discuss upcoming concert series. West Side Tennis Club, 1 Tennis Place
• Queens Village - 6 p.m. – Community Education Council District 26 Meeting. Martin Van Buren H.S., 230-17 Hillside Ave.
• Long Island City - 6:30 p.m. – The Working Families Party hosts its 16th annual gala, with this year’s honorees being NAACP CEO Ben Jealous and City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito. MOMA PS1, 22-25 Jackson Ave.
• Woodside - 7 p.m. – United Forties Civic Association Meeting. St. Teresa’s Parish Center, 50-22 44th St.
• Glendale - 8 p.m. – 104thCOP/G-COP Meeting. St. Pancras School, Pfeiffer Hall, 68-02 Myrtle Ave.