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Friday, September 21, 2018

Knicks Morning News (2018.09.08)

[NYDN] Larry Nassar, Jameis Winston and the Trump administration’s proposed changes to campus sexual misconduct policies (Saturday, September 08, 2018 3:00:00 AM) College students face numerous adjustments as they return to campus for the fall semester. But if the Trump administration has its way, students nationwide will face an overhaul of sexual harassment and assault policies on campuses. A draft version of the proposed rules recently revealed by the… [NYDN] Waiting and waiting on the platform: Why we need congestion pricing now (Saturday, September 08, 2018 2:00:00 AM) My phone told me I’d be there in 30 minutes; I arrived …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.09.07)

[NYDN] Black parents come out against de Blasio’s desegregation plan (Friday, September 07, 2018 2:30:00 PM) An all-Black parent activist group came out swinging against Mayor de Blasio’s controversial plan to desegregate the city’s elite specialized high schools, saying he has inadvertently provoked animosity between communities of color with an ill-considered program. Parenting While Black, a grassroots… [NYDN] Dolores O’Riordan’s death sheds light on alcohol-involved bathtub drownings (Friday, September 07, 2018 3:00:00 AM) The death of Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan – ruled Thursday to be an accidental drowning in her hotel bathtub following a night of drinking – is drawing …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.09.06)

[NYDN] Legacy admissions and basic fairness: The wrong way to boost students’ college admissions chances (Thursday, September 06, 2018 2:00:00 AM) This time of year, college students throughout the country set foot on campus and begin a journey toward a higher degree, a career and economic opportunity. However, a sad reality in college admissions remains: If your parent or parents went to a prestigious university, your chances of attending… [NYDN] Charter a new course: Bail on bad city ballot items (Thursday, September 06, 2018 1:05:00 AM) When Mayor de Blasio set up a Charter Revision Commission in April to amend …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.09.05)

[NYPost] Kevin Knox is circling how many wins Knicks need for playoffs (Tuesday, September 04, 2018 1:07:01 PM) Kevin Knox has already imagined what many view unlikely. The new Knicks wing isn’t looking at his rookie year as merely a developmental season. He’s thinking playoffs. “In the West, you need about 50 [wins],” Knox, the ninth pick in the draft out of Kentucky, said on ESPN’s “First Take” on Tuesday. “In the East,… [NY Newsday] Kevin Knox is circling how many wins Knicks need for playoffs (Tuesday, September 04, 2018 1:07:01 PM) Kevin Knox has already imagined what many view …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.09.04)

[NYDN] Model and Weinstein accuser Ambra Battilana Gutierrez is using her new podcast to make sure #MeToo doesn’t go #TooFar (Tuesday, September 04, 2018 3:00:00 AM) The Victoria’s Secret model who first spoke out against Harvey Weinstein wants to make sure that #MeToo doesn’t go #TooFar. “Some people use #MeToo in the wrong way,” according to 26-year-old catwalker and activist Ambra Battilana Gutierrez. “I feel that #MeToo is for the collective benefit. Somebody… [NYDN] EXCLUSIVE: NYPD supervisor embroiled in cop rape investigation gets promoted amid claims officers under him intimidated the victim (Tuesday, September 04, 2018 3:00:00 AM) The NYPD …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.09.03)

[NYDN] Fall TV 2018: Shows to watch, try and avoid (Monday, September 03, 2018 3:00:00 AM) Welcome to the fall of TV shows you’ve already seen before. A disappointing crop of new shows looks awfully familiar, mostly because they are. Peak TV has devolved into any number of spinoffs, sequels, remakes and reboots, leaving little room for original programming on networks and streaming services…. [NYDN] Medical marijuana discount for 2.5 million union workers in NY state under new deal (Monday, September 03, 2018 3:00:00 AM) Look for the union label…on medical marijuana. A new deal launching on Labor Day provides …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.09.02)

[NYTimes] Elena Delle Donne Only Remembers Titles. She’s Ready to Make New Memories. (Saturday, September 01, 2018 2:54:41 PM) Delle Donne, the Washington Mystics superstar, knows she’ll ultimately be judged by the number of championships she wins. This could be her year. [SNY Knicks] Walt Clyde Frazier gives brutally honest Knicks assesment (Saturday, September 01, 2018 4:30:07 PM) The Knicks are “going nowhere” without Kristaps Porzingis, according to Walt Clyde Frazier. [NYDN] The Daily News put a light on NYPD disciplinary abuses now being probed by blue-ribbon panel (Sunday, September 02, 2018 3:15:00 AM) A blue-ribbon panel investigating abuses of …continue reading