MILWAUKEE— Andy Pafko, a four-time All-Star who played on the last Chicago Cubs team to reach the World Series and was the famously forlorn outfielder who watched Bobby Thomson's "Shot Heard 'Round the World" sail over the left-field wall during the 1951 National Leagu … Full Article
A Tornado Watch is in effect for New York City until 5 Monday afternoon, according to NYC.gov.
New York City says construction sites and buildings should be secured, because high winds are expected. … Full Article
Bill de Blasio, public advocate and Democratic nominee for New York City mayor, has filed an amicus brief in federal court opposing a lawsuit by a newly formed political action committee to overturn limits on donations from wealthy donors. … Full Article
The mother of a Connecticut woman, and former Brooklyn student, who was shot to death by police after trying to breach a barrier at the White House said her daughter was suffering from post-partum depression. … Full Article
ROD stands for “record of decision” and is one of a slew of initials and acronyms that those following the progress of the Environmental Protection Agency’s Superfund designation and investigation of the putrid brew that is the Gowanus Canal have had to familiarize themselves with. … Full Article