Morning Brief: August 26
Bryant Park is, of course, a beautiful piece of Midtown Manhattan real estate--but it's also a forum for many different events during long summer days. And today's got some interesting ones. You can start off with boot camp in the morning, or perhaps do something a little bit more out there, like juggling in the afternoon.
NEED TO KNOW
European Refugee Crisis Worsens [Washington Post]
Stocks Still Shaky in US [Wall Street Journal]
New Jersey Settlement with ExxonMobil Approved [New York Times]
Prosecutors Rebuff Menendez's Attempts to Dismiss Charges [New York Times]
Woman from Iconic 9/11 Photo Dies [NY Daily News]
Clear skies and highs of 85 degrees.
Yankees fell to the Astros, 15-1
Mets beat Phillies, 6-5
Yankees play Astros at 1:05
Mets play the Phillies at 7:05
ON STAGE TONIGHT
The J. Geils Band with Ian Hunter And The Rant Band @ the Beacon Theatre
Eric Burdon And The Animals and The Edgar Winter Band @ the Ridgefield Playhouse
Joseph Arthur and Angela McCluskey With Paul Cantelon @ City Winery
Alessia Cara (with Sebastian Kole and Craig Stickland) @ the Bowery Ballroom
AC/DC @ MetLife Stadium
TODAY IN HISTORY
Today in 1920, the 19th Amendment to the Constitution is passed, granting women the right to vote.