AP-NY--New York News Digest,ADVISORY, NY
Aug. 05, 2018
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GARMENT DISTRICT REBORN
NEW YORK — The factory floors of New York's Garment District have been eyed for years by real estate developers. Now, a deal has been cut that would finally let them use a lot more of the space for things other than manufacturing, while preserving the garment industry in a part of Manhattan where American fashion once reigned supreme. By Verena Dobnik. SENT: 746 words, photos.
GLEN HEAD, N.Y. — A man facing murder charges in connection with the shooting death of his co-worker at a gas station had brought a gun to work after the two men had gotten into an argument the day before, authorities said Sunday. UPCOMING: 200 words by 4 p.m.
— MTA BUS DRIVER ARRESTED: A New York City bus driver who passengers say was driving erratically before he hit something is facing charges including driving while intoxicated.
— STATE FAIR-LIGHTHOUSE EXHIBIT: The dozens of lighthouses located across New York state will be featured in an exhibit at the New York State Fair.
— XGR-SPEAKER'S TOUR: The speaker of the New York Assembly has gone to Long Island to meet with the leaders of a gun violence reduction effort.
BOSTON — The New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox wrap up their four-game series at Fenway Park. David Price is scheduled to pitch against Masahiro Tanaka. By Jimmy Golen. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. First pitch 8 p.m.
NEW YORK — Atlanta right-hander Julio Teheran has a history of success against the Mets going into this matchup at Citi Field. The Braves had won five in a row before New York stopped them Saturday night. By Ben Walker. Game starts 1:10 p.m.
WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. — Reigning NASCAR Cup champ Martin Truex Jr. goes after his third straight road course victory when he takes the green flag at Watkins Glen International on Sunday. By John Kekis. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Race begins at 2:30 p.m. EDT. With CAR--NASCAR-Watkins Glen-The Latest.
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