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Just one more day until our favorite thoroughbred, American Pharoah, gets his chance at history -- a Triple Crown. Metro has the 2015 Belmont Stakes betting odds -- and all you need to know about when the big race is run and where to see it.
BROADWAY CAST THROWDOWN
The casts of Aladdin and Lion King had a sing-off at LaGuardia Airport last Sunday during a six-hour flight delay to Orlando. The video just emerged late yesterday and is burning up the Internet.
ARREST IN KID KFC FATALITY
A 73-year-old man, Kwasi Oduro, has been arrested for Thursday’s dinnertime crash into a Kennedy’s Chicken and Sandwiches on Westchester Avenue in The Bronx that left a 7-year-old boy dead and several others injured. Oduro has been charged with leaving the scene of an accident, NYPD officials said. Read more on Metro.
Commuters coming from Jersey and other points south had up to 90 minutes delays today after a person was killed on the tracks near the Metropark Station in Iselin. Both Amtrak and NJ Transit services were affected.
The Awards are this Sunday on CBS, from 8 to 11 p.m., CBS. Kristen Chenoweth and Alan Cumming are the hosts. You can see all the nominations here.
NATIONAL DONUT DAY
Yes, there is such a thing, and it’s just your luck it’s today! It’s as good an excuse as any to break your no-carbs thing.