Morning Brief: June 13th
Photo Courtesy: Associated Press.
The U.S. Flag flown on one of the first ships to land was sold on Sunday. The flag was auctioned off for $514,000 by Heritage Auctions. It has one bullet hole, blamed on a German machine gun. [Full Story]
NEED TO KNOW
8 Dead in Damascus Suicide Bombing [USA Today]
50 Killed in Orlando Shooting, Gunman Killed [CNN]
De Blasio Tightens Security in NYC after Orlando Shooting [WFUV]
New Jersey Might Be Paying More At The Pump [CBS]
Christina Grimmie's NJ Hometown Plans Vigil [Billboard]\
The Yankees beat the Tigers 4-0 on Friday, before losing 6-1 Saturday and 4-1 on Sunday.
The Mets beat the Brewers 2-1 on Friday, before losing 4-7 on Saturday and 3-5 on Sunday.
Mostly sunny, 79/59 [Full Forecast]
ON STAGE TONIGHT
Brett Dennen @ Bowery Ballroom
Barenaked Ladies @ Central Park
Woody Allen @ Café Carlyle
TODAY IN HISTORY
On this day in history, Thurgood Marshall is nominated for Supreme Court Justice, later becoming the first black justice on the Supreme Court.
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