Thrilling World Cup gets fitting finale as France end Croatia's dream run


Wnyc in new york good morning i'm richard hake it's eight oh four seventy eight degrees sunny skies expect a hot day today highs near eighty nine degrees with high humidity and a twenty percent chance of afternoon showers and thunderstorms nearly two dozen tenants in a kushner companies owned building in brooklyn are suing for what they say is systemic harassment wnyc shawn carlson has more the nineteen plaintiffs say kushner companies used a deliberate campaign of harassment and dangerous construction practices to push them out of their rent stabilized apartments they say the company would then convert those units to luxury condos and bring in high paying buyers and associated press investigation found almost seventy five percent of the building was emptied or sold within three years totaling more than one hundred and fifty five million dollars in sales so far kushner companies was run for much of that time by current presidential adviser jared kushner the ten million dollar lawsuit was announced by the advocacy group housing rights initiative and brooklyn borough president eric adams governor cuomo's urging federal officials to renew a policy allowing food stamp recipients to use their benefits at local farmer's markets cuomo wrote to the us secretary of agriculture last week to express concern he says the federal government notified the state because of technology change recipients of the supplemental nutritional assistance program will no longer be able to use their benefits at farmers markets jury deliberations resume today in the trial of former new york state senate majority leader dean skeleton his son wnyc's fred mogul reports the jury began deliberating friday morning shortly before adjourning in the afternoon they requested hundreds of pages of trial testimony and the transcript of a wiretapped conversation between the senior scholars and then nassau county executive tom and gano about the county contractor adam skeletons worked for this is the second trial of the father and son an earlier conviction was vacated after the us supreme court narrowed the scope of what constitutes an illegal quid pro quo the high court said a public social must do more than a range of meeting or make a call on someone's behalf in order for it to be bribery prosecutors alleged scholars pledged to support legislation that would benefit adam skeletons employer the two skeletons denied the charges cheers and groans erupted around new york yesterday as france defeated croatia in the men's world cup finals immigrants visitors and families from both countries were on the edges of their seat until france pulled away and never looked back paris native damian shinno came to steal day festivities on the upper east side to celebrate to see so many french people also in the street here it makes me prophecy that france's everywhere away and i feel very proud about that over in croatia story a croatian americans were disappointed but also bursting with pride here's mario peru ch.

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