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Deer crashes through salon window startling customers
One person was taken to hospital with minor injuries after a deer caused chaos in a New York salon.

'They're calling him Tekashi Snitch 9ine'

'They're calling him Tekashi Snitch 9ine'
US reporter Lisa Evers has been in court for the trial of Daniel Fernandez, better known as Tekashi 6ix 9ine, in New York City. 

The rapper has turned on other alleged gang members as part of a plea deal with the US government which he hopes will reduce his prison time. 

He was facing a minimum of 47 years and a maximum of life imprisonment, now there is the possibility he could be released by 2020. He has finished testifying but the trial is expected to run until October.
9/11 services held in America to mark 18th anniversary
Eighteen years on, ceremonies have been held in New York and Virginia to mark 9/11.
Clinton

Projected for Clinton

State projected at: 21:00 EST (02:00 GMT)

29 electoral votes

Congress

Senate
2 seats, 1 up for election

Democrat Chuck Schumer has been re-elected, defeating Republican Wendy Long. New York’s other seat is held by Kirsten Gillibrand, whose seat was previously held by Hillary Clinton from 2001-2009.

Democrats

2 seats
Change: (no change) since the last election.

Republicans

0 seats
Change: (no change) since the last election.

Independents

0 seats
Change: (no change) since the last election.

Elected senator

Charles Schumer

Charles Schumer

Democrat

House of Representatives
27 seats, all up for election

Democrats

18 seats
Change: (no change) since the last election.

Republicans

9 seats
Change: (no change) since the last election.

Independents

0 seats
Change: (no change) since the last election.