I’ve never used the Q line.
Happening in the World: A hostage situation involving a four-year-old child at Hamburg Airport has been resolved. A man drove his car through security barriers onto the tarmac and parked under a plane with his daughter for 18 hours. It is believed that the situation occurred because of a “custody dispute.” (BBC)
Happening in the US: A judge in the New York civil fraud case against Donald Trump expanded a gag order, prohibiting public statements by lawyers about the judge’s communications with his staff. The case accuses Trump of inflating his assets to secure loans and lower insurance premiums. A federal appeals court has also temporarily lifted a similar gag order in a separate case, where Trump has been accused of trying to overturn his 2020 election loss. (Reuters)
Happening in NYC: US Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg has approved a $3.4 billion grant to help extend the Second Avenue subway line into East Harlem. The grant covers less than half of the estimated $7.7 billion needed for the project, which plans to add three stops to the Q line. (Gothamist)
Happening in Our Community: Join Columbia Health for a “Peace and Presence” yoga session from 3 to 4:30 pm. This workshop will be held online, and registration is required.
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