5 x 5: 77th Street closes for good and other headlines

By September 18, 20165 x 5, Current

TL;DR – Everything you need to know summarised for you daily at 5pm.

1) Explosion in Manhattan, New York, 29 injured

2) Sick boy’s wish to pat dogs comes true

Lahl Isaac, who will turn 13 tomorrow,  suffers from brain cancer, which has recurred despite radiotherapy, chemotherapy and two operations. An animal lover, he had earlier told the Make-A-Wish Foundation, which grants wishes to children with life-threatening illnesses, that he wanted to pat many golden retrievers. The foundation arranged for him to meet three golden retrievers and a few other dogs last month. But the owner of two of the dogs, ophthalmologist Leo Seo Wei, 43, decided to take things a step further – to throw Isaac an unforgettable birthday party with as many golden retrievers as possible.

3) I am not their buddy,  I am their parent


4) Do you still remember 77th Street?

And in F1 weekend news,

5) Hamilton admits Singapore not shaping up well for him

Lewis Hamilton

World champion Lewis Hamilton faces the prospect of losing his lead in the Formula One title race to Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg after the German qualified on pole for the Singapore Grand Prix on Saturday (Sep 17).

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