Morning Brief: August 26

by Connor Ryan
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New York City.

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WEATHER
Partly sunny today, high 86. Showers likely tonight. [Full forecast]

NEED TO KNOW

City officials make student test scores available online. [New York Times]

New York City's public advocate candidates square off. [Wall Street Journal]

After Sandy, subway artwork is restored. [Wall Street Journal]

SPORTS
Yankees at Toronto Blue Jays; 7:07 p.m.
Philadelphia Phillies at Mets; 7:10 p.m.

TODAY'S HISTORY
1920: The 19th amendment to the US Constituion takes effect; women are given the right to vote.

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