Morning Brief: November 21st
De Blasio takes office January 1st, and he has announced the sixty members of his transition team. [NY Daily News]
Today, partly cloudy with a high of 49, and tonight, cloudy with a low of 42. [Full Forecast]
Need to Know
The New York City Council held a hearing on alleged racial profiling in stores. [CBS NY]
The US Congress has plans to tax New Jersey's online gambling. [Forbes]
Carnegie Mellon is bringing science programs to the Big Apple. [NY Times]
The New York Rangers are in Dallas at 8:30.
The New Jersey Devils skate in Los Angeles at 10:30.
On Stage Tonight
• Ricky Skaggs and Bruce Hornsby with Kentucky Thunder @ the Mayo Performing Arts Center
• Neil Finn @ Le Poisson Rouge
• Gin Blossoms @ Stage 48
• Jonathan Richman featuring Tommy Larkins (with Hilton Valentine) @ Bowery Ballroom
• Radney Foster and Darden Smith @ Hill Country
• Nicole Atkins @ the MOSCOT Gallery and Music Space
• James Vincent McMorrow @ Joe’s Pub
• WFUV PRESENTS: The Mavericks (with Mockingbird Sun) @ Tarrytown Music Hall
Today in History
In 1989, smoking is banned on all domestic US flights.