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Wednesday, October 3

Weather
• Partly cloudy with a high of 77 degrees.

Top Stories
• New York will investigate a Times bombshell report that Donald Trump engaged in tax schemes to reap $413 million from his dad.

• A newly unearthed letter written by Brett Kavanaugh in 1983 reveals that he and his friends were “loud, obnoxious drunks.”

• A judge has tossed a lawsuit by Manhattan residents seeking to limit L train construction hours.

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Queens News
• A 77-year-old Glen Oaks woman died after losing control of her car from a medical episode and crashing into a truck.

• Police found the body of a man with chains and rocks tied to his leg at the World’s Fair Marina.

• A homeless man fatally stabbed another man during an argument over shish kebab in Jackson Heights.

Politics
• Andrew Cuomo is the favorite to win the Working Families Party nominationfor governor, but it will be close.

• The governor endorsed Democrat Andrew Gounardes in his bid to unseat Republican Marty Golden in Brooklyn.

Entertainment
• Jenna Dewan is stepping down from her position as host of “World of Dance.”

• This actress was almost tapped to play Rachel Green on “Friends” instead of Jennifer Aniston.

Buzzing Back

• In 1992, Sinead O’Connor ripped up a picture of Pope John Paul II on “Saturday Night Live.”

• In 1962, drummer Tommy Lee was born in Athens, Greece. For 34 years, he was the drummer for this Glam metal band.

Opinion
• The Daily News says investigating the extent of Brett Kavanaugh’s youthful drinking is about his credibility.

• The Post says de Blasio’s email dump isn’t transparency because he was forced to release them.

In the Blogs
• Bayside elementary students can now enter the annual Halloween essay and drawing contest.

• A measure to create a zip code for Glendale has passed the House, but not the Senate.

Trending in New York
• Cubs
• Mississippi
• #ThisIsUs
• #TheChallenge32
• Kyle Freeland

Scoreboard
• The Yankees will host the Athletics in the AL Wild Card game at 8:05 p.m. Luis Severino will start.

• The Rockies eliminated the Cubs with a 2-1 victory in 13 innings to advance to the NLDS.

• Here’s how St. John’s new athletics director is planning to help Chris Mullinand the basketball team.

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Fall Family Day  Sun Oct 7th 11am-4pm  Enjoy puppetry, a scavenger hunt, face painting, a live interactive puppet show and screenings of Muppets Most Wanted and more! Museum of the Moving Image, 36-01 35th Ave., Astoria.
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Real Estate
• This Murray Hill home on 172nd Street will be converted to a three-story mixed-use building.

• For Rent – Forest Hills Home for Rent – Freshly painted and updated home with 3 BRs, full LR, FDR & EIK.  Driveway, garage & yard included!  Asking $3,800/month. CB Kueber Realty. 718-628-0100

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• Sold – Whitestone – A three-bedroom, two-bathroom, 1,170-square-foot house at 149-17 12th Avenue for $652,888. Zillow.

Business News
• Trump’s net worth has plummeted $1 billion since he launched his presidency.

• Exxon Mobil is exploring the sale of its U.S. Gulf of Mexico assets.

Events
• Jamaica – 6:30 p.m. – New York City Advisory Commission on property tax reform holds public hearing. York College, 94-45 Guy R. Brewer Blvd.

Written by QTadmin

October 3rd, 2018 at 3:24 pm

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