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MORNING BUZZ (6/2): 104th cop in hot water for nude pics, Fake IDs in Jackson Heights & Monday events

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Queens Daily News Ticker

The NYPA award-winning Morning Buzz – A quick top-news synopsis every day at 8 a.m.

Monday, June 2

Weather
• Sunny with a high of 81.

Top Stories
• The King of Spain unexpectedly abdicated in favor of his son, Crown Prince Felipe.

• Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl has been released after five years of captivity in Afghanistan, but fellow soldiers think of him as a deserter.

• President Obama has proposed new EPA regulations that will require power plants to cut their carbon emissions by 30 percent by 2030.

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Queens News
• A cop with the 104th Precinct is facing charges for having nude pics of a prisoner sent to his phone.

• Two men targeted a 73-year-old woman in Howard Beach, punching her and stealing her purse.

• A Daily News reporter showed just how easy it is to get a fake ID at an infamous fake paper mill in Jackson Heights.

• An apartment building in Jamaica went up in flames Friday afternoon, injuring 16 people.

Entertainment
• Justin Bieber apologized after a video surfaced of him telling a racist joke.

• Weekend Box Office

1) Maleficent – $70 million

2) X-Men: Days of Future Past – $32.6 million

3) A Million Ways to Die in the West – $17 million

4) Godzilla – $12.2 million

Opinion
• The New York Times writes that the state should approve a bill legalizing medical marijuana.

• Policy changes will lead to increased and easier access to welfare, which the Daily News says could become a “trap.”

Scoreboard
• The Rangers will take on the Los Angeles Kings in the Stanley Cup Finals. Both teams are resting up for game one on Wednesday.

• The Mets bested the Phillies 4-3 with a two-run home run after 11 long innings, making this the third straight game the two teams have played extra baseball. Watch the recap here. The two will play again tonight at 7:05.

• The Yankees lost handily 7-2 as the Minnesota Twins had a six-run ninth inning surge.Watch the recap here. New York will take on the Seattle Mariners tonight at 7:05.

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Real Estate
• Latest news – The NYPL had to close its main reading room after the ceiling began to crumble.
• For sale – Ridgewood – A semi-detached, brick two-family with a wide driveway and a two-car garage. Six rooms over five rooms, Box bedrooms, full finished basement, walk to L train. Asking $738,000.
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• For sale – Glendale – A semi-detached one-family with three bedrooms, a garage and a yard. Finished basement with bathroom, oak floors, eat-in kitchen, and only a short walk to local schools and shops. Asking $518,000.
Lou Pastorini

• Sold - Kew Gardens - A one-bedroom, one-bathroom 850-square-foot coop at 123-35 82nd Rd. for $170,000.

Events

• Jackson Heights – 9:30 a.m. – EC Squared Studio opens today offering a week of free dance and fitness classes for children and adults. 80-20 Roosevelt Avenue, Suite 207

 Corona - 11 a.m. & 2 p.m. – Watch the amazing journey of the migration of the monarch butterfly in 3D. New York Hall of Science, 47-01 111th St.

• LIC – 6 p.m. – Open mic night for comics at The Creek and the Cave, 10-93 Jackson Ave.

• LIC – 7 p.m. – The Greater Astoria Historical Society discusses the legacies of local artists and artisans. Quinn Building, 35-20 Broadway, 4th Floor

Written by QTadmin

June 2nd, 2014 at 3:42 pm

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