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Morning Brief: July 10th

by Kris Venezia
Times Square.

Dave Kilman, Flickr

What you need to know for July 10th!


Today, partly cloudy with a high of 83, and tonight, partly cloudy with a low of 69. [Full Forecast]

Need to Know

A growing arsenal of homegrown rockets encounter Israel's Iron Dome. [New York Times]

New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer released a report that showed 1 in 3 schools were overcrowded in 2012. [NY Daily News]

Whole Foods recalled prepackaged salads in New York, Connecticut and New Jersey. [NBC News]

Some New York City officials want to cut down on the number of evil Elmos in Times Square. [WFUV News]

On Stage Tonight

• Willie Nile @ City Center (in White Plains)

• Black 47 @ Rocks Off Concert Cruise aboard the Jewel
• The Original Wailers (with Universal Rebel) @ the B.B. King Blues Club and Grill
• The Low Anthem (with Death Vessel and Last Good Tooth) @ Ray Smith Studio
• Dennis DeYoung @ the Bergen Performing Arts Center
• Aerosmith with Slash @ Jones Beach Theater


The New York Yankees are in Cleveland to face the Indians, first pitch 7:05.

The New York Mets host the Atlanta Braves at 7:10.

Today in History

In 1890, Wyoming is admitted as the 44th US state. 



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