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Top NYC news: More info needed after Epstein autopsy; gun control activists rally against 'crisis'

Here's the most recent top news you may have missed in New York City.

After autopsy, cause of Jeffrey Epstein's death awaits 'further information'

The financier was found unresponsive Saturday in his jail cell in Manhattan, where he was being held on federal sex trafficking charges.

Read the full story on NBC News.

Gun control activists’ rally decries 'handgun crisis’ in New York City

Dozens of gun control activists joined city officials Monday to demand a crackdown on illegal guns, and a focus on the “handgun crisis” that plagues New York’s most vulnerable neighborhoods.

Read the full story on New York Daily News.

Warning issued about aggressive squirrels in New York City park

New York City Parks officials are warning people not to feed the squirrels after reports of squirrels becoming too aggressive in Rockefeller Park.

Read the full story on ABC New York, WABC.

Your tales of trash hell

We asked you to document the piles of garbage bags and overflowing trash cans on New York’s streets. Here’s what you sent. Send us more.

Read the full story on The New York Times.

Ex-NBA player Sebastian Telfair gets prison time in gun case

Former NBA player Sebastian Telfair has been sentenced to 3 1/2 years in prison in a New York City gun case. 

Read the full story on NBC LA.

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