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POLICE CHOKEHOLD DEATH
NEW YORK _ Nearly five years have passed since Eric Garner, an unarmed black man, died as he was being subdued by a white police officer. The officer, Daniel Pantaleo, is set to face an internal NYPD disciplinary trial this week that could determine whether he is fired for placing Garner in a banned chokehold. By Michael R. Sisak. SENT: 1,013 words, photos.
Bills introduced in roughly a dozen states this year would require that women undergoing gynecological surgeries give explicit approval to a pelvic exam by medical students beforehand. By Jennifer McDermott and Carla K. Johnson. SENT: 1334 words, photos.
_ RENT REGULATIONS: Tenants from around New York state are heading to Albany to encourage legislators to strengthen rental protections.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. _ Reigning AL Cy Young winner Blake Snell starts for Tampa Bay when the Rays finish a three-game series against Masahiro Tanaka and the New York Yankees. The teams split the first two games of the series. By Mark Didtler. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Game starts at 1:10 p.m. ET.
BBN--MARLINS-METS _ Miami plays New York at Citi Field.