Good morning @metronewyork. Your Metro6@7:
PAM GELLER TARGET OF DEAD BOSTON TERROR SUSPECT
Usaama Rahim, the terror suspect shot dead by cops in Boston, was planning to behead New Yorker and conservative activist Pamela Geller, who was behind that Mohammad cartoon contest in Texas that was attacked by ISIS soldiers. This comes fromCNN and other news organizations.
THE HIPSTER ECONOMY
Metro’s Wendy Joan Biddlecombe looks at the new “hipster economy” and how vegan ice cream, gluten-free bread and homemade salsas could be the boost that New York City’s manufacturing has been looking for. The “hipster economy” has grown 27 percent over the past five years, Metro finds.
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JASON ALEXANDER: WHY SUSAN DIED
The Seinfeld actor came clean on Howard Stern on why Larry David decided to off George’s wife-to-be, Susan Ross, played by Heidi Swedberg, with poison wedding invites.
Excitement is building ahead of The Belmont this Saturday and Metro’s Kristian Dyer tells us why a Triple Crown win by American Pharoah is desperately needed.
A special event at Yankees Stadium Wednesday night. More than two dozen celebs and ex-athletes played a charity baseball game in front of 17,000 fans honor of fallen NYPD officers Brian Moore, Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos. Boomer Esiason and Craig Carton put together the "True Blue" benefit.
It now turns out the victim of Monday’s subway pusher was a transgender woman, who was thrown to the tracks at Bleecker Street. The victim, 28, was treated at Bellevue. The suspect is still on the loose. See video on Metro’s website.