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8:58 AM EDT on June 2, 2014

    • WNYC Interviews Parents of Ella Bandes at Intersection Where She Was Killed By Turning Bus Driver
    • Galina Truglio, 63, Killed in Midwood Crosswalk After Two Drivers Collide (WABC, News, News 12)
    • Cuomo Gets WFP Nod; Could Promise to Flip the Senate Torpedo Bills This Session? (NYT, LoHud)
    • Prospect Park Trip Wire Breaks Cyclist's Bones, and NYPD Refuses to File Criminal Report (Gothamist)
    • DOT Changed Rules in 2008 to Allow Drivers to Park in Some Crosswalks (Urban Residue)
    • MTA IG: Lots of Access-A-Ride Drivers Drive Dangerously, Use Phones Behind the Wheel (Post, WCBS)
    • Ferry Runs Aground on Advocacy Trip (CapNY, 2nd Ave. Sagas); Boosters Undaunted (TL, News 1, 2)
    • NJ Legislators Call Off Press Conference After Failing to Agree With NY on Port Reforms (NYT, News)
    • Off-Duty Cop Faces Charges for Injuring Girlfriend With His Car After Fight (PostNewsNews 12)
    • CB 2 Joins PS 41 Principal and Parents to Ask DOT to Extend West Village Slow Zone (DNA)
    • Advance Calls Out Matteo and Ignizio for Traffic Cam Warning Sign Bills
    • Education Council on Staten Island Wants to Give School Safety Agents Ticket-Writing Powers (DNA)

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