Queens Daily News Ticker

A daily rundown of top news in Queens, NY

Morning Buzz: College Point shelter now for women, Woodside deaths mysterious.

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Tuesday, Oct 1

Weather
• Partly cloudy with a high of 78 degrees.

Top Stories
• House Democrats have subpoenaed President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani for documents related to Ukrainian interactions.

• A second person is under arrest after nearly $300,000 went missing from JFK airport last week.

• Police are searching for a driver that injured an NYPD officer in Staten Island  after fleeing during a traffic stop with the officer’s hand caught in the window.

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State Senator Joe Addabbo Fall Job Fair  Tue Oct 1st 10am-2pm  Free parking across from Casino entrance. Resorts World Casino, 110-00 Rockaway Blvd, Jamaica
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Queens News
• The NYPD is investigating the deaths of two men who were found in a Woodside park early Monday morning, with overdoses being suspected.

• The College Point homeless shelter will open this week as a women’s-only facility.

• Following Mayor de Blasio’s promise to create 100,000 “good paying jobs,” Councilman Paul Vallone is calling on the city to show its progress.

Politics
• Republican senator Jeff Flake told the GOP that President Trump ‘does not deserve reelection’ and encourages fellow senators to reject him.

• President Trump pushes the idea that successful impeachment would cause a Civil War-like fracture in the US.

Entertainment
• Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin are wedding bound, heading to South Carolina for a full wedding after a year of being legally married.

• ‘Clueless’ star Stacey Dash has been arrested for domestic violence after attacking her new husband, claiming self-defense.

Buzzing Back

• In 2017 the Las Vegas shooting occurred, killing 58 people and injuring more than 800.

• In 1935 actress Julie Andrews is born in Surrey, England.  She gained fame for her musical roles in this movie as well as this movie.

Opinion
From the left: a former ICE chief melts down.

From the right: how Mexicans see the US and Trump.

In the Blogs
• At just 24 years old, Anthony Sciarratta is an old soul, writing a 1970s love story despite his young age.

Meet Margot Karp, the 99-year-old Holocaust survivor.

Trending in New York
• #911onFOX
• Allen
• #PowerTV
• #90DayFiance
• Cowboys

Scoreboard
• The New York sport scene was quiet, but in Pittsburg, Monday Night Football was underway with the Steelers getting their first win of the season as they played the Cincinnati Bengals. Final score, 27-3.

Visit NYDiscountTickets.com for the best prices on sports, concerts & movies.

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Monstrous Birth: Tales from the Haunted Womb Fundraiser  Tues Oct 1st 7:30-9pm  A horror reading event to benefit Planned Parenthood.  Tickets  Q.E.D., 27-16 23rd Avenue, Astoria
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Real Estate
• A duo shared their story with Curbed, where they designed a home around the East River – along with 200 plants.

• For Sale - 53-99 66th Street, Maspeth – Detached 1 family home offers s spacious fenced in front and back yard, easy parking for multiple cars, 3 BRs, 1.5 bath, finished basement, large attic for storage.  $849,000. The Pastorini Team. 917-797-7567

• For Rent – South Ozone Park - Apt for rent features 3 BRs, 2 full bath, LR, DR, EIK, fully finished basement, hardwood flooring throughout, pvt driveway.  $3,100/month. Carollo Rentals. 718-747-7747 

• Sold – Glendale – Spacious 20 foot wide, one family house on a tree lined street featuring three bedrooms, a large living room and spacious formal dining room for entertaining at 78-18 75th Street for $655,000. Crifasi Realty.

Technology
• Leak reveals Microsoft’s Surface Pro 7, 15-inch Surface Laptop, and ARM-powered Surface.

• Worldwide boss of PlayStation’s Game Studios, Shawm Layden, departs Sony.

Events
Fresh Meadows – 9 a.m. – CityParks Senior Tennis.  Cunningham Park Tennis Courts, Union Tpk & 193rd St.

Fresh Meadows - 10 a.m. – CityParks Senior Yoga.  Cunningham Park Tennis Courts, Union Tpk & 193rd St.

Jamaica – 10 a.m. – CityParks Senior Yoga.  Roy Wilkins Park, Basiley Blvd & 177th St.

Jamaica – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. – State Senator Joe Addabbo Fall Job Fair.  Resorts World Casino, 110-00 Rockaway Blvd.

Jamaica - 11:30 a.m. – CityParks Senior Tennis.  Roy Wilkins Park, Basiley Blvd & 177th St.

Astoria – 7:30 to 9 p.m. – Monstrous Births: Tales from the Haunted Womb Fundraiser for Planned Parenthood.  Q.E.D., 27-16 23rd Ave.

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October 1st, 2019 at 9:09 am

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