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Wednesday, November 22

Weather
• Rain in the morning but sunny in the afternoon. High of 53 degrees.

Top Stories
• Donald Trump all but endorsed Roy Moore, discounting his sexual assault allegations and insisting voters shouldn’t choose his liberal opponent.

• The ISIS-pledging terrorist who killed eight people in Lower Manhattan could face the death penalty.

• Singer, actor and 1970s heartthrob David Cassidy has passed away at age 67.

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Queens News
• Just after he was arrested, the man suspected of killing Karina Vetrano told a cop to tell his mother “I’m sorry.”

• Police are looking for two armed crooks who robbed a Kennedy Fried Chickenin Hollis.

• Bayside business owners are on alert after six shops were robbed in 24 hours.

Politics
• A top House Democrat will be subject to an ethics probe after reports that he sexually harassed female staffers.

• Emails showed Mayor de Blasio’s administration had a warm relationship with Jared Kushner before Trump was elected.

Entertainment
• Surprise! Gwyneth Paltrow has been engaged to Brad Falchuk for more than a year, but they kept it a secret.

• Kendall Jenner has topped Gisele Bundchen as Forbes’ highest paid model.

Buzzing Back

• In 1963 John F. Kennedy is assassinated.  See the 5 Most Shocking Revelations From The JFK Assassination Files.

• In 1943 Tennis pro Billie Jean King is born in Long Beach, California. Famous for her 1973 “Battle of the Sexes” against Bobby Riggs, see the match here.

Opinion
• The Daily News says Congress has created rules and mechanisms to discourage women from reporting their bosses.

• The Post says Cuomo’s latest con job is making Con Edison, and in essence taxpayers, pay for subway line fixes.

In the Blogs
• Jamaica’s state senator distributed turkeys to local families in Hollis Hills.

• A Sunnyside assemblywoman is hosting a resource fair next week.

Trending in New York
• #SDLive
• Partridge Family
• The Lakers
• #ThisIsUs
• Oilers

Scoreboard
• The Rangers (10-9-2) head to Carolina to take on the Hurricanes at 7 p.m.

• The Islanders (11-7-2) host the Philadelphia Flyers at Barclays. Puck drops at 7 p.m.

• The Knicks (9-7) welcome the Toronto Raptors to MSG at 7:30 p.m.

• The Nets (6-10) travel to Cleveland to play the Cavs at 7 p.m.

• LIU Brooklyn (2-3) faces UMass Lowell at 3 p.m.

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You Should Be Dancing  Wed Nov 22nd  9pm  A Bee Gees Tribute  Band.  Resorts World Casino NYC, 110-00 Rockaway Blvd, Jamaica
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Real Estate
• Check out the renderings for the Raymond Chan-designed mixed-use building in Sunnyside.

• For Sale – 47 Viola Drive, Glen Cove – Luxurious one family home w/ garage, backyard, finished basement, in-ground heated pool, 4 BRs, 2 full – 2 half baths. Master BR has a sauna room.  2 car garage.  Asking $1,179,000  Capri Jet Realty  718-388-2188

• For Sale - Jamaica Hills – Detached two family on large 50×100 lot, 3 BRs over 3 BRs, 2 baths in each apt, finished basement w/ bath, 1 car garage.  Asking $950,000  Lou Pastorini  917-0797-7567

• Sold – Jackson Heights – A one-bedroom, one-bathroom, 850-square-foot co-op at 35-15 78th Street for $470,000. Zillow.

Business News
• Lowe’s third-quarter sales beat analysts’ estimates, boosted by building materials due to recent hurricanes.

• CBS channels for Dish customers will be blacked out due to a network carriage deal dispute.

Events
• East Elmhurst 9 a.m. – East Elmhurst-Corona Alliance, MPAC protest lack of contracting of minority firms by Governor Cuomo at LaGuardia Airport. 94th St. and Ditmars Blvd.

 LIC – 11:30 a.m. – Senior Thanksgiving Art Class. NY Irish Center, 1040 Jackson Ave.

• Corona – 11:30 a.m. – Father of DACA recipients urge authorities to let his children stay in the U.S. Make The Road NY, 92-10 Roosevelt Ave.

• Ridgewood – Noon – Advocates, elected officials release report showing state of hungry workers in NYC. Public Health Solutions, 55-05 Myrtle Ave.

• Jamaica - 9 p.m. – You Should Be Dancing: A Bee Gees Tribute Band. Resorts World Casino, 110-00 Rockaway Blvd.

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November 22nd, 2017 at 12:42 pm

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