Weekend Round-up


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Council pushes for higher fines for reckless biking

Councilmembers have called for higher fines for riders of electric bikes who have been running red lights and speeding on sidewalks.

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Possible overdose for Stallone’s son

Sylvestor Stallone’s son Sage was found dead on Friday at the age of 36. Authorities recovered prescription bottles during the investigation, but did not disclose the number of pills found or if drugs played a role in Sage’s death.

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Governor’s ex busted after hit-and-run in Westchester

Kerry Kennedy, the ex-wife of Governor Andrew Cuomo and daughter of the late Robert F. Kennedy, was busted for driving of the influence of drugs on Friday after crashing her Lexus into a tractor-trailer on I-684, police said.

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Rockets up offer to Lin; Knicks expected to unhappily counter 

The Houston Rockets have upped an offer to star Jeremy Lin, offering $25 million over three years. The Knicks, it has been reported, are unhappy about the new offer but are expected to match it in order to keep Lin in New York.

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