Morning Brief: July 21st
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Scientists think they may have found three potentially habitable exoplanets around a nearby star named Trappist-1. All of the planets are similar in size to Earth, but only two of them are rocky like Earth. [Full Story]
NEED TO KNOW
Theresa May meets with Angela Merkel to talk Brexit [CNN]
Ted Cruz does not endorse Donald Trump at RNC [CNN]
Governor Cuomo extends Worker Exploitation Task Force [NY Daily News]
Staten Island Ferry shuts off power outlets to stop people from fighting over them [NY Times]
Authorities raid Bed-Stuy shops accused of supplying synthetic marijuana [CBS]
The Yankees finish their series against the Orioles at 1:05 PM.
The Mets travel to Florida to take on the Marlins at 7:05 PM.
Sunny, 90/73. [Full Forecast]
ON STAGE TONIGHT
- Broken Social Scene @ Music Hall of Williamsburg
- Super Furry Animals @ Webster Hall
- Billy Ocean @ Ford Amphitheater at Coney Island
- Marissa Nadler @ The Bowery Ballroom
THIS DAY IN HISTORY
Five years ago today, NASA's space shuttle program comes to an end with the landing of Space Shuttle Atlantis.
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