Queens Daily News Ticker

A daily rundown of top news in Queens, NY

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Your 3 minute, NYPA award-winning daily read on the M, 7 or J train at 8 a.m. 20 news items people will be talking about all day.

Thursday, June 12

Weather
• A high of 77 with a chance of storm.

Top Stories
• After militants overtook Mosul in Iraq, CNN predicts that Iraq’s ‘troubled years’ are on the way in.

• The Republican Party is left wondering, what happened with Eric Cantor?

• Tenure laws were struck down in California.


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Queens News
• A controversial new strip club in Queens offers Father’s Day specials.

• The tombstone of a 19th Century abolitionist found in the back yard of a Queens College professor will be placed at his grave

• The search is on for three men in connection with a series of robberies in Brooklyn and Queens. 

Entertainment
• Tracy Morgan’s new show will ‘be waiting for him’ to return to good health.

• Casey Kasum is set to be removed from life support. 

Opinion
• amNY says Albany must stand strong on teacher evals.

• A NY Post contributor talks corruption at the World Cup.

Scoreboard
• The Rangers were able to keep it alive last night, coming back from a three-game losing streak to win game four 2-1. See the recap here

• Mets to face Brewers at home tonight, 7:10 p.m. 

• Yankees will face the Mariners tonight at 10:10 p.m. in Seattle. 


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Real Estate

• Latest news- A two-story Rego Park retail space once home to a strip club could see anew gym and a drive-thru Starbucks.
• For sale – Douglaston – Six-bedroom, three full bath, 2,788-square-foot single family home. Asking $1,950,000.
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• For sale – Bayside – Four-bedroom, four full bath newly build home with a marble jacuzzi. Asking $1,728,000.
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• Sold - Four-bedroom, two-bath, 2,340-square-foot single family home at 16439 90th Street in Howard Beach for $641,000.

Family/Parenting
• Time shares Ice Cube’s parenting tips.

• Huff Post writer and comedian Jason Good outlines the seven stages of parenting

Events

• LIC – Noon to 2 p.m. – Long Island City Photography and History Walking Tour. 25-10 Court Square.

• Forest Hills – 6 p.m. –  Learn beginners Chinese with Lin San . North Forest Park Library. 98-27 Metropolitan Ave.

• Flushing – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. – Rose Gala at the Queens Botanical Garden. 43-50 Main St. 

• Flushing – 6 p.m. – Queens Botanical Garden’s Annual Rose Gala. 43-50 Main St.

 Astoria – 7 p.m. – Ridgewood Democratic Club Annual Dinner. Riccardo’s by the Bridge, 21-01 24th Ave.

• Forest Hills – 8 p.m. – Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito attend Lesbian and Gay Democratic Club of Queens 20th Anniversary Party. Pride, 70-15 Austin St

• Astoria – 9 to 11 p.m. – Award-winning singer/songwriter D.B. Rielly to perform. Winegasm

Written by QTadmin

June 12th, 2014 at 5:53 pm

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