Morning Brief: May 23
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Tomorrow people will have the opportunity to sample different types of alcoholic beverages at the Taste New York event. Taking place in Battery Park, the event will offer drinks from the different regions of New York. [Read More]
NEED TO KNOW
Trump asked intelligence chiefs to push back against FBI collusion probe after Comey revealed its existence [The Washington Post]
19 Killed in 'Appalling Suicide Attack' After Ariana Grande Concert in U.K. [NBC]
Trump close to choosing outside counsel for Russia investigation [The Washington Post]
Michael Flynn Misled Pentagon About His Russia Ties, Letter Says [NY Times]
Trump Comes to Israel Citing a Palestinian Deal as Crucial [NY Times]
The Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 4-2.
The Yankees take on the Kansas City Royals at 7:05 PM.
The Mets face the San Diego Padres at 7:10 PM.
Cloudy, with a high of 69. [Full Forecast]
ON STAGE TONIGHT
THE AFGHAN WHIGS WITH THE BUDOS BAND @ THE APOLLO THEATER
THE SECRET SISTERS @ MERCURY LOUNGE
FLOGGING MOLLY WITH THE WHITE BUFFALO @ IRVING PLAZA
VANCOUVER SLEEP CLINIC @ BABY’S ALL RIGHT
STANTON MOORE @ THE BLUE NOTE
WFUV PRESENTS: ANIMAL COLLECTIVE @ BROOKLYN STEEL
TODAY IN HISTORY
On this day in 1934, police killed the notorious criminals Bonnie and Clyde. Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow were shot to death by state police in Louisiana.
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