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Hochul could sign new gun control bill Thursday

NEW YORK -- Lawmakers returned to Albany on Thursday for an emergency session called by Gov. Kathy Hochul to pass legislation to lessen the impact of the Supreme Court decision striking down the state's century-old gun carry laws.CBS2's Marcia Kramer spoke to her sources in the Legislature, who said the plan is to cram a number of detailed proposals into one omnibus bill, which will limit debate time and make it possible for the governor to sign the bill into law quickly. Just how soon things get underway depends on last-minute negotiations and how long it takes to get the...
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College Basketball World Reacts To Surprising Coach Firing

College basketball head coaching firings in late June are extremely rare, but we reportedly got one on Wednesday. According to a report from CBS Sports, LIU-Brooklyn has fired its head coach, Derek Kellogg. The college basketball world is pretty stunned. College basketball reporters aren't happy with the move. "The decision...
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Boyfriend of murdered Queens mother wanted in triple slaying

A suspect has been identified in last week’s triple slaying of a Queens family — and police said the wanted man is the estranged boyfriend of the murdered mother. The NYPD on Wednesday released a photo of Travis Blake, 29, and asked for the public’s help in locating the suspected killer.
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MLB World Reacts To Former Derek Jeter Hire Firing

The Miami Marlins continue to clean house. On Wednesday, the team parted ways with Gary Denbo. In 2017, the Marlins named Denbo their Vice President of Scouting and Player Development. At that time, Jeter was the owner of the team. Prior to joining the Marlins, Denbo was with the New...
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NBA World Reacts To The Heat 'Dark Horse' Rumors

An Eastern Conference team is seen as a sleeper in the Jalen Brunson sweepstakes. Per Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports, the Miami Heat are a "dark horse" to land Brunson as free agency gets closer to starting. Brunson is currently being pursued by the Heat, the New York Knicks, and...
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Spurs trade Dejounte Murray to Hawks in Knicks crusher

The Knicks’ Dejounte Murray dream is over. On Wednesday, the Spurs traded the All-Star guard to the Hawks for Danilo Gallinari and three first-round picks — — the Hawks’ 2023 first-rounder (via Charlotte) and their own unprotected 2025 and 2027 picks — according to multiple reports. Murray will form a tandem with Atlanta star Trae Young after the Hawks had reportedly pursued the 25-year-old as far back as February. Young, invigorated by the news, quickly took to Twitter to celebrate. This [poop emoji] just got real,” he wrote. “Let’s get busy my Brotha.” The Knicks were expected to be in on Murray, who averaged 21.1 points, 8.3 rebounds and 9.2 assists per game last season in San Antonio and has two years remaining on a four-year, $64 million deal. Now, with NBA free agency set to start on Thursday, the Knicks will turn their efforts to prying star guard Jalen Brunson from the Mavericks.
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College Basketball Head Coach Reportedly Fired On Wednesday

LIU has fired head men's basketball coach Derek Kellogg after five seasons, according to reports. Firing your coach on June 29 is an interesting decision, but the Sharks already have a replacement ready to go: G-League Ignite program manager and former longtime NBA guard Rod Strickland. Strickland, a native of...
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Mother, 20, fatally shot while pushing baby stroller in NYC’s Upper East Side

A young mother pushing her 3-month-old infant in a stroller was fatally shot Wednesday night on an Upper East Side street, police and law enforcement sources said. The 20-year-old woman was shot once in the head at point-blank range by a suspect who approached her from behind at Lexington Avenue and East 95th Street around 8:25 p.m., according to the NYPD and sources. The baby was unharmed, police said. First responders found the woman unconscious at the scene. She was rushed to Metropolitan Hospital, where she was pronounced dead about an hour later, authorities said. The gunman, dressed in a black...
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