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Morning Brief: July 7th

by Kris Venezia
Coney Island sunset.

drpavloff, Flickr

What you need to know for July 7th!


Today, mostly sunny with a high of 91, and tonight, isolated thunderstorms with a low of 74. [Full Forecast]

Need to Know

US tightens security on electronics at overseas airports. [NBC News]

There was a rise in violence in New York City over the holiday weekend. [NY Post]

Some New Jersey residents fear LG Electronics expansion. [USA Today]


The New York Yankees are in Cleveland to take on the Indians at 7. 

The New York Mets host the Atlanta Braves at 7:10.

On Stage Tonight

• Nona Hendryx @ Joe’s Pub
• Neon Trees, Smallpools and Nightmare And The Cat @ Summerstage in Central Park
• Angela McCluskey and Paul Cantelon @ Rockwood Music Hall
• “Mistaken For Strangers” film screening (featuring The National) @ City Winery
Today in History
In 1928, sliced bread is sold for the first time in Missouri. 



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