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Queens Morning Roundup
News Billy Rennison 8/17/2012 at 7:05AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5 p.m. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent. Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 9 p.m. and 1 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. EVENT [...]

I’ll Have Another scratched from Belmont Stakes
I’ll Have Another scratched from Belmont Stakes
News Billy Rennison 6/08/2012 at 12:07PM

He won’t have another. I’ll Have Another will be scratched from tomorrow’s running of the Belmont Stakes, the horse’s trainer Doug O’Neill announced on “The Dan Patrick Show.” The Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner was running to become just the 12th horse ever and the first since 1978 to win horse racing’s Triple Crown. The [...]

Horse gone wild
News Queens Courier Staff 5/09/2012 at 12:30PM

A jittery horse escaped his stable and ran into rush-hour traffic in Queens yesterday morning, striking a car, authorities said. Blackjack fled from Cedar Lane Stables in Howard Beach at around 8:20 a.m. He struck a Honda sedan that had been waiting for the light, smashing its windshield. [New York Post]