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Top NYC news: City sues T-Mobile for tricking customers; beaches closed Friday and Saturday; more

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New York City sues T-Mobile for tricking customers

NEW YORK (AP) - New York City is suing T-Mobile for what it calls "abusive sales tactics" at Metro by T-Mobile stores, the wireless carrier's prepaid phone brand. The city's lawsuit says dozens of stores sold used phones to customers as new, charged fake taxes and unexpected fees and offered financing for phones that resulted in higher-than-expected prices. 

Read the full story on SeattlePI .

First day of school for New York City public school students

The mayor and schools chancellor will be on hand to cut the ribbon at the Richmond Pre-K center for the facility's first day of 3K For All.

Read the full story on ABC New York, WABC.

New 'Friends' pop-up called "The One with the Pop-up" opens in New York City

A new "Friends" pop-up called "The One with the Pop-up" opened in the Big Apple and Eyewitness News got a sneak preview - kicked off by cast members such as Maggie Wheeler and James Michael Tyler.

Read the full story on ABC New York, WABC.

New York City beaches closed Friday and Saturday due to Hurricane Dorian

The storm has prompted dangerous rip current warnings, with the National Weather Service predicting swells of up to 10 feet that will affect all Atlantic Ocean beaches.

Read the full story on ABC New York, WABC.

4 jails in 5 boroughs: The $8.7 billion puzzle over how to close Rikers

The City Council will weigh in on Thursday on a plan to move inmates into four new jails in New York City neighborhoods.

Read the full story on The New York Times.


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