Morning Brief: May 17
Lebowski Fest is coming to NYC again this summer. Tickets for the bowling and costume party go on sale this Friday for the festival celebrating the Coen Brothers' classic film. [Read more]
NEED TO KNOW
Trump vs. Comey: Who will America trust? [CNN]
Chelsea Manning is expected to leave prison, 28 years early [The New York Times]
NYPD to hold public safety meetings in neighborhoods across the city [CBS New York]
Historic LES synagogue fire believed to be arson, NYPD says [DNAinfo]
Frustrated by subway delays? How the M.T.A plans to improve commutes [The New York Times]
The Yankees won against the Royals 7-1.
The Mets lost to the Diamondbacks 5-4.
The Mets play the Diamondbacks at 3:40.
The Yankees play the Royals at 8:15.
Sunny, with a high near 87 [Full Forecast]
ON STAGE TONIGHT
Andy Shauf @ Music Hall of Williamsburg
Holly Macve @ Rough Trade NYC
Ty Segall @ Warsaw
Ryan Montbleau @ City Winery
Nick Hakim @ Bowery Ballroom
WFUV Presents: Gov't Mule @ Summerstage Central Park
Real Estate @ Brooklyn Steel
TODAY IN HISTORY
On this day in 1954, Brown v. Board of Education is decided.
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