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Morning Brief: June 16

Morning Brief: June 16
Here's what you need to know for the day.


Sunny today, with a high near 81. Chances of thunderstorms tonight, low around 67. [Full Forecast]

Need to Know

New York adoptees fight for access to birth certificates. [NY Times]

New York City businesses exhibit mixed feelings towards Mayor De Blasio. [WSJ]

There's nearly double the amount of rats in New York City than there are humans. [NY Daily News]


The New York Mets are in St. Louis playing the Cardinals tonight at 8:10.

On Stage Tonight

Made Violent, Mainland @ Mercury Lounge, 6:30

Journey & Steve Miller Band @ Nikon's Jones Beach Theater, 6:45

Today in History

In 1922, Henry Berliner completes the first helicopter ride in College Park, Maryland.