Morning Brief: July 19th
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Late Show host Stephen Colbert crashed the Republican National Convention during their preparations dressed as Ceasar Flickerman from the Hunger Games. The comedian managed to address the crowd for a little while before he was promptly escorted off-stage. [Full Story]
NEED TO KNOW
North Korea fires three ballistic missiles [Reuters]
Baton Rouge shooter Gavin Long recorded social media messages firing on cops [The Daily Beast]
Cuomo details redesigned subway cars and major station renovations [NY Times]
Giuliani: What I did for New York, Trump will do for America [CNBC]
Gunman killed by police thought federal agents were chasing him [DNA Info]
The Mets are in Chicago to take on the Cubs at 7:05 PM.
The Yankees host the Orioles at 7:05 PM.
Sunny, 86/76. [Full Forecast]
ON STAGE TONIGHT
- Justin Bieber @ Madison Square Garden
- Reverend Horton Heat and Dale Watson @ The Highline Ballroom
- Zack Wylde @ Webster Hall
- The Temperance Movement and The Stone Foxes @ The Mercury Lounge
- Water Liars and Tall Heights @ Rough Trade NYC
THIS DAY IN HISTORY
In 1996, opening ceremonies were held in Atlanta for the 26th Summer Olympic Games.
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