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Monday, June 19

Weather
• Thunderstorms throughout the afternoon and evening with a high of 85 degrees.

Top Stories
• One was killed and several were injured in a terror attack outside a London mosque. 

• Missing sailors were found dead in sleeping compartments after a US Navy destroyer collided with another ship. 

• Multiple casualties are reported after gunman attacked a resort in Mali. 

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10th Annual Martin Luther School Cougar Golf Classic Mon June 19th Full BBQ lunch, Shotgun Start at 1pm. Dinner Reception and much more! Contact Chris Brown 718-894-4000 ext 221. Douglaston Golf Course & Manor, 63-20 Marathon Parkway, Douglaston
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Queens News
• A 9/11 recovery worker from Queens was targeted by immigration agents for deportation. 

• A man was found stabbed to death in a Rockaway public housing complex.

 Police released surveillance footage of a man that stole a tip jar in Astoria.

Politics
• Congressman Steve Scalise’s condition was upgraded after he underwent an additional surgery on Saturday.  

• Trump’s lawyer says he’s not under investigation, even though the president said he was on Twitter.

Entertainment
• Jay-Z and Beyonce welcomed twins this weekend. 

Weekend Box Office
 Cars 3 – $53 million
• Wonder Woman – $40 million
• All Eyez on Me – $23 million
• The Mummy (2017) – $13 million
• 47 Meters Down – $11 million

Buzzing Back

• In 2013 James Gandolfini, TV’s Tony Soprano, dies at 51

• In 1962 singer, songwriter and choreographer Paula Abdul is born in San Fernando, California

Opinion
• Team Trump has been successful in their battle against the violent MS-13 gang, the NY Post says.

• The City should consider raising the ferry price for beachgoers and tourists to ease the burden on commuters, the NY Daily News says.

In the Blogs
• A Queens woman is suing Resorts World Casino over a unpaid $43 million jackpot.

• Disco Paws pet store is coming to Ditmars Boulevard. 

Trending in New York
• #FinsburyPark
• #BroadwayBares
• #nbc4ny
• #BB19
• #SHINE_FOREVER

Scoreboard
• The Mets (31-37) beat the Nationals, 5-1. They’re traveling to Los Angeles tomorrow to take on the Dodgers at 10:10 p.m.

• The Yankees (38-29) ended their west coast trip with a loss to the A’s, 4-3. They’re hosting the Angels at 7:05 p.m.

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LIC Summit 2017: Innovating Community Tues June 20th 8am – 2pm Focusing on how we knit the community together through innovating at every level and exploration of the most relevant issues affecting our present and shaping our future. Tickets Museum of the Moving Image, 36-01 35th Avenue, Astoria 
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Real Estate
• Donald Trump’s childhood home in Jamaica Estates has already found a renter.

• For Sale – Elmhurst/Maspeth – One family brick, 3 BR, pvt driveway, large yard w/ access from 1st floor. Full walk-in basement w/ full bath.  Asking $798,000  Lou Pastorini  Coldwell Banker Phillips  917-797-7567

• For Sale – Jamaica – One family home w/ 3 BRs, large LR w/ fireplace, full DR, 1.5 bath, large enclosed porch.  Huge basement w/ full bath, built in bar, office, summer kitchen, large entertainment area, two car garage.  Asking $939,000  O’Kane Realty  718-799-1111

• Sold – Jamaica – A three-bedroom, two-bathroom home on 161st Street for $685,000. Zillow.

Weekend Crime Roundup
• Police arrested a 15-year-old in connection with last weekend’s shooting in Laurelton. According to police, the suspect was a victim himself in a Fridayshooting within the confines of the 113th precinct.

Events
• Rockaway -11 a.m. – Elected officials celebrate the restoration kickoff of Ocean Bay Apartments , 434 Beach 54th St.

• Douglaston – 1 p.m. – 10th Annual Martin Luther School Cougar Golf Classic.  Douglaston Golf Course, 63-20 Marathon Pkwy.

• Flushing – 1 p.m. – Councilman Peter Koo to announce Flushing waterways community visioning workshop. Office of Council Member Peter Koo, 135-27 38th Ave., Suite 388.

• Flushing – 1:30 p.m. – U.S. Rep. Grace Meng holds reception for her nominees who will attend the U.S. Service Academies. Congresswoman Meng’s Northeast Queens office, 40-13 159th St.

Written by QTadmin

June 19th, 2017 at 8:14 am

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