Morning Brief: February 9
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Have you ever wondered what it looks like when a star dies? The Hubble Telescope captured images of just that earlier this week -- something that is nearly impossible to do because it happens in the blink of an eye. [CNN]
NEED TO KNOW
Trump's Supreme Court nom criticizes his attacks on federal judges [Washington Post]
Homeland Security: Travel vetting could include passwords and tweets [NPR]
Public schools closed as NYC is hit with winter storm [NY Daily News]
Absolute chaos at La Guardia because of the storm [NBC News]
New Jersey boy becomes first transgender boy scout [NBC News]
The Rangers host the Nashville Predators at 7 tonight. The Islanders are also in action. They're in Philadelphia taking on the Flyers at 7.
Expect snow until 6 PM with a high of 31. Tonight it'll be windy with a low of 23.
ON STAGE TONIGHT
- White Denim @ Brooklyn Bowl
- Bob Mould @ City Winery
- Neil Gaiman @ The Town Hall
- Sampha @ Terminal 5
- Alter Bridge @ PlayStation Theatre
- The Dustbowl Revival @ Union Pool
- Matthew E. White & Flo Morrissey @ Baby’s All Right
- The Weeklings @ The Cutting Room
TODAY IN HISTORY
On this day in 1942, Daylight Savings Time was instituted to conserve fuel during World War 2.