Morning Brief: July 9th
Today, partly cloudy with a high of 88, and tonight, partly cloudy with a low of 70. [Full Forecast]
Need to Know
President Barack Obama wants more immigration funds and authority from Congress. [CNN]
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and the City Council are committing $210 million to NYCHA. [NY Daily News]
New Jersey's storm recovery chief steps down. [Reuters]
A park in western Queens gets repaired after years of decay. [WFUV News]
On Stage Tonight
The New York Mets host the Atlanta Braves at 7:10.
The New York Yankees are in Cleveland with first pitch at 7:05.
World Cup semifinals action, Argentina squares off against the Netherlands at 4.
Today in History
In 1816, Argentina declares its independence from Spain.