Tag Archives: Tonight Show

Queens’ Morning Roundup


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TODAY’S FORECAST

Thursday: Clear. High of 48. Winds from the WNW at 5 to 20 mph shifting to the SSW in the afternoon.Thursday night: Partly cloudy. Low of 37. Winds from the SSW at 5 to 20 mph.

EVENT OF THE DAY: Diverse Visions of Reality Gallery Exhibit

Federico Castelluccio, who played Furio in The Sopranos, co-presents 11 painters who will exhibit two works each during the
Diverse Visions of Reality Gallery Exhibit at the Diego Salazar Art Studios & Gallery in LIC. The show runs from the April 4 (opening reception) through May 4. Click here for more info or to submit an event of your own

Rash of burglaries prompt emergency meeting in Forest Hills

A rash of burglaries in Forest Hills prompted an emergency community meeting on Tuesday to address rising concerns. Read more: New York Daily News

NYC mayoral candidates spar after ballot bribe scandal

One day after prosecutors charged State Sen. Malcolm Smith for allegedly trying to bribe his way into the mayor’s race, some of the candidates who actually are running for the job showed how the scandal could impact the election. Read more: NBC New York

NYPD cop arrested at JFK on robbery, drug charges

An off-duty New York City police officer has been arrested on charges related to armed robbery and narcotics trafficking. Read more: Fox New York

Report: 18 potential human remains found in WTC debris

A total of 18 pieces that might be human remains were found in debris from around the World Trade Center, according to a published report. Read more: CBS New York

Jay Leno to Exit ‘Tonight Show,’ Jimmy Fallon in the wings

It’s the end of an era. Ending weeks of speculation, NBC confirmed today that after 22 years, Jay Leno will step down as the host of “The Tonight Show With Jay Leno” next spring. Jimmy Fallon, now the star of “Late Night With Jimmy Fallon,” will take over shortly thereafter. Read more: ABC News

North Korea moves missiles, but no sign of imminent attack

North Korea has moved a missile with “considerable range” to its east coast, South Korea’s defense minister said Thursday, but he added that there are no signs that Pyongyang is preparing for a full-scale conflict. Read more: ABC New York/AP

Queens’ Morning Roundup


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TODAY’S FORECAST

Thursday: Overcast with a chance of snow. High of 39 with a windchill as low as 27. Winds from the NNW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of snow 30%. Thursday night: Partly cloudy. Low of 30 with a windchill as low as 21F. Winds from the WNW at 10 to 15 mph.

EVENT OF THE DAY: Spring Peepers with the National Park Service

Celebrate the first full day of spring with a National Park Ranger on a stroll to Big Johns Pond. Evening will begin with a short indoor presentation. Bring a flashlight. Free. Click here for more info or to submit an event of your own

Quinn, rivals at odds over paid sick leave at mayoral candidates forum

There wasn’t much the five candidates disagreed on at a mayoral forum for Democratic candidates Wednesday night, except for Christine Quinn’s resistance to bringing paid sick leave up for a vote in the City Council. Read more: NY1

Cuomo, state lawmakers reach budget deal 

Governor Andrew Cuomo and legislative leaders said Wednesday evening that they have reached a state budget agreement, which would include raising the minimum wage to $9 an hour over three years. Read more: CBS New York

Vice President Biden in NYC to talk gun control

The Vice President of the United States will meet with Mayor Michael Bloomberg and the families of the victims of the Newtown, Conn. massacre to discuss toughening gun control laws. Read more: Fox New York

Cops act out proper stop-and-frisk procedures in new NYPD training

Cops-turned-actors are showing police officers a better way to stop and frisk in new NYPD training on a city-block stage set in the Bronx. Read more: New York Daily News

‘Tonight’ headed to Apple

Work is under way to bring the “Tonight Show” back to New York. Read more: New York Post

President Obama meets Palestinians as rockets hit Israel

U.S. President Barack Obama is meeting Palestinian officials on the second day of his Mideast tour to emphasize the importance of reaching an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal, a message underscored Thursday when Palestinian militants in Gaza launched rockets into southern Israel. Read more: ABC New York/AP