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12:21 2019-08-25

De Blasio ‘missing’ posters mock NYC mayor’s absence while running for president An especially snide politics-watcher has launched a new campaign for our jet setting mayor: “de Blasio for Resident.” Campaign literature began to po...
09:00 2019-08-25

Toxic algae that’s killed 9 dogs found in Central Park, Prospect Park The same toxic algae that’s killed at least nine dogs across the country this summer is in full bloom in the water at popular city parks — and parent...
09:00 2019-08-25

Ex-Congressman Gary Ackerman accused of sexually abusing teen at Boy Scout camp A former 15-term New York City congressman is a “sexual predator” who allegedly violated a teen at an upstate Boy Scout camp, according to a shocking...
09:00 2019-08-25

Brooklyn driver punches livery cabbie in road rage attack: video An enraged Brooklyn driver pummeled a livery cabbie in a road rage attack earlier this month, dramatic video shows. The 25-year-old cabbie was drivin...
09:00 2019-08-25

Mysterious Grecian benefactor footing legal fees for Jennifer Dulos’ accused hubby The estranged hubby of missing Connecticut mom Jennifer Dulos is having his legal fees covered by mysterious benefactor in Greece, lawyers for her fa...
09:00 2019-08-25

Halal cart operator stabbed, robbed in Midtown An assailant knifed a midtown halal cart operator and swiped a box of cash from him early Saturday, police and a witness said. The man approached the...
09:00 2019-08-25

Inside the bizarre, desperate life of NYC’s most notorious party crasher The 60-year-old’s glitzy endeavors started drawing attention in 2006 when Gawker described him as a “drunken leech who feeds off of Manhattan’s more ...
09:00 2019-08-25

Karlie Kloss and Shakira’s trainer allegedly fired employee who got injured A trainer to the stars who boasts of giving women a leg up in life fired a loyal employee after she got hurt on the job, according to a lawsuit. Belo...
09:00 2019-08-25

‘Zero waste’ Upper West Side public school caught dumping more classroom supplies More classroom supplies were dumped outside an Upper West Side public school last week, three days after the city Department of Education promised th...
09:00 2019-08-25

Trump tweets he wants to help build long-promised Second Ave subway Plans for the line were first approved in 1929, but it took until 2017 -- and $4.5 billion -- to complete its first leg, from 63rd Street to 96th Str...
09:00 2019-08-25

Public schools ‘ripping parents off’ with money-making classroom supplies scheme Big Apple parents are getting a crash course in cutthroat capitalism at their kid’s schools, which are strong-arming them into buying supplies at sky...
09:00 2019-08-25

Carranza reportedly pushed aside longtime superintendent for being ‘white’ The Department of Education says she “stepped down,” but longtime Upper West Side superintendent Ilene Altschul got pushed out because she’s white, s...
09:00 2019-08-25

Addisleigh Park leaders slam Chirlane McCray over Billie Holiday statue location A statue of Billie Holiday, commissioned by first lady Chirlane McCray’s program to honor female luminaries, is slated to be erected in front of Quee...
09:00 2019-08-25

Veteran New Jersey correction officer killed in wild police pursuit A veteran New Jersey correction officer was killed early Saturday when the driver of an allegedly stolen car slammed into his vehicle during a wild p...
09:00 2019-08-25

Thief swipes entire cash register from Chelsea Italian restaurant A thief swiped an entire cash register -- and two bottles of Hennessey -- from a Chelsea Italian restaurant early Saturday, and casually strolled out...
09:00 2019-08-25

Long Island teen escapes kidnap attempt by Uber driver A quick-thinking 15-year-old girl outwitted the Uber driver who tried to kidnap her and take her to his Brooklyn home to sexually assault her — escap...
09:00 2019-08-25

Suspect taken into custody for ‘hate’ attacks on white people in NYC A man wanted in a Manhattan ‘hate crime’ spree against white pedestrians has been taken into custody, police sources said. Todd Lyons, 33...
16:14 2019-08-24

NYPD chief says cops shouldn’t ‘back down’ after Pantaleo firing Cops should not “back down” from enforcing the law in the wake of former officer Daniel Pantaleo’s firing, NYPD Chief of Department...
08:42 2019-08-24

Three-year-old found trapped inside SUV in Target parking lot, mom arrested Cops on Friday rescued a 3-year-old boy trapped inside an SUV in the parking lot of a Queens Target, and arrested his mom, police said. The toddler &...
08:42 2019-08-24

Man crushed by elevator died of blunt force injuries to neck and torso The Manhattan man who was crushed to death by a malfunctioning elevator at his luxury apartment home died of blunt force injuries to his neck and tor...
08:42 2019-08-24

Pedestrian critically injured by three-wheel NYPD vehicle on Upper East Side A woman was struck and critically injured by a three-wheeled NYPD vehicle while she crossed the street in the Upper East Side on Friday afternoon, po...
08:42 2019-08-24

Unhinged black man wanted for ‘hate’ attacks on white people: cops Cops are looking for an unhinged black man who has committed as many as seven separate attacks on white pedestrians in Manhattan this month, calling ...
08:42 2019-08-24

Grocery store worker busted trying to snap photo up customer’s skirt A creepy Long Island supermarket worker was busted for trying to snap a photo up a customer’s skirt — a sick act he’s pulled off several ...
21:56 2019-08-23

Rice cooker subway scare suspect Larry Griffin in plea talks: lawyer The West Virginia drifter who caused a bomb scare last week after placing two rice cookers in a subway station is in plea talks with Manhattan prosec...
21:56 2019-08-23

Cops arrest teen who stole SUV with 1-year-old inside Cops busted the teen who stole an SUV from a Brooklyn street while a 1-year-old was sitting in the backseat, officials announced Friday. Quansae Herr...
21:56 2019-08-23

David Koch’s donations helped positively shape New York City Philanthropist David Koch left his mark on New York City by donating hundreds of millions of dollars to medical and cultural institutions — including...
21:56 2019-08-23

ISIS-inspired Queens women plead guilty to NYC bomb plot Two al Qaeda and ISIS-inspired women from Queens who blabbed to an undercover federal agent for months about their plans to build bombs to set off in...
21:56 2019-08-23

NYC DOI probes elevator death in Manhattan Promenade The gruesome death of Sam Waisbren came weeks after the Department of Buildings found that a safety device on the other elevator in the Manhattan Pro...
21:56 2019-08-23

State lawmakers hit back at Andrew Cuomo’s proposed license plate replacement fee Two state lawmakers who represent communities surrounding the Mario M. Cuomo Bridge are giving Gov. Cuomo the stop sign by introducing legislation to...
21:56 2019-08-23

Recent NBC intern Erin Edwards killed by mom in murder-suicide A Boston University student and former intern at NBC 4 New York was shot to death by her mother on Wednesday, the news station reported. Erin Edwards...
09:14 2019-08-23

Cops search for Bronx pastor accused of kissing 11-year-old girl Cops are searching for a Bronx pastor who is accused of kissing an 11-year-old girl during a music lesson, police and law enforcement sources said Th...
07:14 2019-08-23

38 former students sue Yeshiva University over alleged sex abuse After years of failed attempts to sue Yeshiva University, 38 former students who say they were sexually abused by three rabbis and other school staff...
07:14 2019-08-23

Over half of NYC kids can’t handle basic English, math on state tests More than half of city school kids still can’t handle basic math or English, even though this year’s state exams scores ticked up slightl...
07:14 2019-08-23

Brooklyn teacher gets 4 years for sexually abusing 14-year-old student A Brooklyn middle school teacher, who pleaded guilty to sexually abusing a 14-year-old student multiple times on school grounds, was sentenced to fou...
07:14 2019-08-23

NJ murder victim was stabbed multiple times by co-worker: court docs A New Jersey accountant has been charged in the fatal stabbing of his co-worker — after asking colleagues questions about whether people get arrested...
07:14 2019-08-23

Elderly man reports own murder-suicide to cops An elderly man called 911 to report that he’d killed his wife — before taking his own life in an apparent murder-suicide in Suffolk County on T...
07:14 2019-08-23

USTA accused of cheating city out of $300K ahead of US Open What a racket! The United States Tennis Association cheated the city out of more than $300,000 in rent by under-reporting its revenues by at least $3...
07:14 2019-08-23

Missing Cipriani Dolci head chef Andrea Zamperoni found dead in Queens hostel The missing head chef at the ritzy Cipriani Dolci restaurant has been found dead in a Queens rooming house, police said Thursday. Andrea Zamperoni, 3...
07:14 2019-08-23

Cops bust Jermaine Orr for allegedly murdering teen at Queens house party Cops busted the man wanted in connection to the murder of an 18-year-old in Queens, who was one of the five people shot dead in a 24-hour period in N...
07:14 2019-08-23

Graphic video shows moment man crushed by elevator at Manhattan Promenade building One of every New Yorker’s worst nightmares played out Thursday morning when a Kips Bay man was crushed to death by an elevator in his luxury high-ris...
07:14 2019-08-23

City expands program to get homeless off subways and into shelters The city is expanding a program to get unruly homeless people off the subway and into shelters from Manhattan to all five boroughs, officials announc...
07:14 2019-08-23

NYPD cop tried to collect insurance on ‘stolen’ BMW that was found torched An NYPD cop tried to collect insurance money on a BMW he said was stolen — but was busted for fraud when it turned out the car had gone up in f...
07:14 2019-08-23

Michael Avenatti’s lawyer plans to subpoena Nike ahead of extortion trial A lawyer for firebrand attorney Michael Avenatti said Thursday that he plans to subpoena Nike ahead of his client’s upcoming extortion trial — ...
07:14 2019-08-23

Dying man who told cops ‘F–k you’ may have been targeted at weekend house party Police are investigating whether the killing of a Brooklyn man — who told cops “f—k you, son!” as he lay dying — is connected to a shooti...
07:14 2019-08-23

Diocese of Brooklyn hit with wave of Child Victims Act suits Two more alleged victims came forward on Thursday with decades-old accusations against the Diocese of Brooklyn that they suffered sexual abuse by cle...
07:14 2019-08-23

Widow’s bid to reverse parole of cop killer Herman Bell denied A state appellate court turned down the request of a murdered cop’s widow to reconsider parole for Herman Bell, who was convicted of killing her husb...
07:14 2019-08-23

New York’s ‘red flag’ gun-control measure goes into effect this weekend New York’s “red flag” law goes into effect Saturday, making the Empire State the 17th to put the gun-control measure in place. The regulations preven...
07:14 2019-08-23

George Washington Bridge temporarily shut down after report of pipe bomb A report of a pipe bomb shut down the upper level of the George Washington Bridge in both directions for about two hours on Thursday evening before p...
07:14 2019-08-23

Prince Andrew got a foot massage from ‘young Russian women’ at Jeffrey Epstein’s pad: report Prince Andrew was spotted getting a foot massage from two young Russian women inside Jeffrey Epstein’s Upper East Side mansion, a report said Thursda...
07:14 2019-08-23

Fotis Dulos wants teen sons to have their own attorneys The estranged husband of missing Connecticut mom Jennifer Dulos wants their two oldest sons to have their own attorneys, according to a new report. F...
18:00 2019-08-22

NYPD Commissioner James O’Neill fires back at union boss over Pantaleo firing The NYPD’s top cop spoke publicly Thursday for the first time since announcing his decision to terminate embattled Officer Daniel Pantaleo R...
18:00 2019-08-22

Man crushed to death when elevator in NYC building suddenly falls A man was crushed to death by an elevator at a Manhattan luxury high-rise rental building Thursday morning, authorities said. The victim became stuck...
18:00 2019-08-22

Man fights off subway attacker in wild video as bystanders watch A man who fought back against a stranger who randomly attacked and robbed him inside a Brooklyn subway station said he was stunned by fellow straphan...
18:00 2019-08-22

Dying pal of Nipsey Hussle tells NYPD cops ‘F–k you’ when asked to ID shooter A mortally wounded gangbanger hated cops so much, he defiantly refused to identify his killer — instead telling officers, “F–k you, son!” with ...
05:28 2019-08-22

Cuomo won’t bite on de Blasio’s plea to save famed pizzeria Di Fara Cuomo threw a pie in the mayor's face Wednesday — saying that if hizzoner wants his favorite Brooklyn pizza joint, Di Fara, open again he can po...
05:28 2019-08-22

Dog reunited with owner after being snatched outside supermarket Theo — the 10-year-old pooch who was stolen outside a Williamsburg supermarket Monday night — has been safely reunited with his owner. Br...
05:28 2019-08-22

Cipriani Dolce head chef missing since last weekend: cops Andrea Zamperoni, 33, who lives in Woodside, Queens, was last seen by his roommates on Saturday night after he finished a shift at the chic dining sp...
05:28 2019-08-22

Judge orders hearing over motion to dismiss Jeffrey Epstein case The judge overseeing the criminal case of late convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein has ordered a hearing to discuss prosecutors’ motion to dism...
02:14 2019-08-22

NYPD Officer Robert Echeverria remembered in tearful Queens funeral Veteran NYPD Officer Robert Echeverria, the ninth city cop to commit suicide this year, was remembered Wednesday as a funny “prankster” at a somber f...
02:14 2019-08-22

Cops writing traffic ticket bust man with hot-pink pistol A man packing a hot-pink handgun was busted by cops after leaving his car double-parked in Harlem, police said Wednesday. Cops were writing Quincy Wa...
02:14 2019-08-22

De Blasio makes it easier for illegal immigrants to live in affordable housing New Yorkers with family members in the country illegally will be able to more easily apply for the city’s highly competitive affordable housing lotte...
02:14 2019-08-22

Speeding teen driver who ran red light charged in cyclist’s death The teen who allegedly blew through a red light and caused a wreck that killed a 52-year-old cyclist was arrested Wednesday — more than a week after ...
02:14 2019-08-22

Married Navy vet suspended over alleged affair with teen ROTC cadet He’s sunk. A married Navy veteran and ROTC leader has been suspended from city schools after his enraged wife exposed an illicit relationship w...
02:14 2019-08-22

NYPD sergeant loses 20 vacation days over role in Eric Garner’s death An NYPD sergeant will lose 20 vacation days for her role in the deadly arrest of Eric Garner, sources familiar with the matter told The Post on Wedne...
02:14 2019-08-22

Audio snafu turns Bill de Blasio into laughingstock at campaign event We already knew he was full of hot air — but helium, too? Mayor Bill de Blasio’s livestreamed appearance Wednesday at a campaign event in Iowa ...
02:14 2019-08-22

Mobster who drove Porsche, wore Yeezys says he ‘can’t afford’ lawyer An Eastern European mobster who once blew money on flashy cars and pricey Kanye West sneakers cried poor in Brooklyn federal court Wednesday — ...
02:14 2019-08-22

State lawmakers bash MTA for dodging public meetings on $50B plan The 14 state senators, headed by Manhattan Democrat Liz Krueger, penned a letter to Chairman Pat Foye, excoriating the agency for failing to hold eve...
02:14 2019-08-22

New Jersey suspects swiped $450K in checks after looting mailboxes: DOJ Four New Jersey men were charged Wednesday for stealing $450,000 in checks from dozens of mail collection boxes, the Department of Justice announced ...
02:14 2019-08-22

Two cops from New Jersey department charged with DUI on same day Two cops from the same New Jersey police department were busted separately for drunk driving on the same day, according to a new report. Gloucester T...
02:14 2019-08-22

Epstein’s ex-cellmate barred from Brooklyn jail: prosecutors Jeffrey Epstein’s former cellmate can’t be moved to another lockup pending trial — despite claims he’s being harassed by jail guard...
02:14 2019-08-22

Councilman Andy King faces disorderly conduct, harassment, other charges The City Council’s ethics committee voted Wednesday to charge Bronx Councilman Andy King with retaliation, disorderly conduct, conflict of inte...
02:14 2019-08-22

Dying man tells cops ‘F–k you’ when asked to ID his shooter “F–k you, son.” Those were a dying man’s defiant last words to cops when they asked who had shot him on Wednesday night. Arse...
02:14 2019-08-22

New Jersey woman fatally struck by train A 35-year-old woman was struck and killed by a New Jersey Transit train, according to a report. Saskia Guerrero of Clifton was hit around 11 p.m. Mon...
02:14 2019-08-22

City facing possible $85M lawsuit over Marcy Houses unrest Five people involved in last weekend’s melee with cops at the Marcy Houses housing project in Brooklyn plan to sue the city and the NYPD for a ...
02:14 2019-08-22

Threats made against Rep. Nydia Velázquez being probed by cops Police were investigating shooting threats against US Rep. Nydia Velázquez on Wednesday, cops said. Someone called House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s...
02:14 2019-08-22

Cuomo won’t bite on de Blasio’s plea to save famed pizzeria Cuomo threw a pie in the mayor's face Wednesday — saying that if hizzoner wants his favorite Brooklyn pizza joint, Di Fara, open again he can pony up...
02:14 2019-08-22

Two men fatally shot in front of Coney Island home: cops A gunman fatally blasted two men in front of a Coney Island house on Tuesday night, police said. The suspect opened fire after a fight on West 19th S...
13:42 2019-08-21

JetBlue logo added to iconic Queens Pepsi sign — and New Yorkers are not happy about it Drink it in, New Yorkers. For the first time ever, the iconic Pepsi-Cola sign that sits along the East River in Queens — an official city landm...
08:28 2019-08-21

Two men fatally shot in front of Coney Island home A gunman fatally blasted two men in front of a Coney Island house on Tuesday night, police said. The suspect opened fire after a fight on West 19th S...
08:28 2019-08-21

Chirlane McCray speaks out on cop suicides after ThriveNYC controversy First lady Chirlane McCray took to Twitter on Tuesday night to speak out about the rash of cop suicides that has shaken the NYPD this year. Replying ...
06:42 2019-08-21

Letitia James sues to block Trump’s green card changes New York Attorney General Letitia James filed a federal lawsuit against the Trump administration on Tuesday, challenging a rule change that makes it ...
04:42 2019-08-21

MTA workers’ union rejects ‘insulting’ proposals for fewer vacation days, less overtime Amid looming deficits and ballooning overtime bills, the MTA wants to change workers’ contracts to cut back on their vacation days and overtime...
04:42 2019-08-21

Video shows man wanted for NYPD water attacks attempt to run from arrest Disturbing cellphone video shows an ex-con wanted in a water-bucket attack on NYPD cops boldly challenging the detectives who tracked him down in The...
04:42 2019-08-21

Jail guards threatening former Epstein cellmate Nicholas Tartaglione: lawyer Jeffrey Epstein’s former Manhattan cellmate says guards at the lockup have been threatening him since the financier’s death, according to a legal fil...
04:42 2019-08-21

Newark Airport traveler abandons snake at TSA checkpoint Newark Airport is always a zoo scene — but this is ridiculous. A 15-inch black snake was found slithering on the floor of the New Jersey airpor...
04:42 2019-08-21

Famed Brooklyn pizzeria Di Fara shuttered over unpaid taxes Fork over the dough! The state shuttered iconic Brooklyn pizzeria Di Fara on Tuesday over more than $150,000 in unpaid taxes, officials said. “Warnin...
04:42 2019-08-21

Brute dragged woman under Queens train trestle, raped her: cops A stranger dragged a woman under a train trestle in Queens, where he hit her in the head and raped her, authorities said Tuesday. The 22-year-old vic...
04:42 2019-08-21

New York smokers huffy over new second-hand smoke survey Big Apple smokers have a message for their cigarette-hating coworkers — butt out. Smokers interviewed by the Post Tuesday were less than please...
04:42 2019-08-21

MTA worker stole toilet paper and other taxpayer-funded items: watchdog Inventory control clerk File Gjidoda also swiped paint brushes, paint trays, tools and batteries from the Croton Yard in Westchester County where she...
04:42 2019-08-21

GOP leaders rip Cuomo’s license plate replacement program Republican leaders ripped Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s new license plate replacement program for taking motorists for a ride and steering them to choose the M...
04:42 2019-08-21

Reputed Lucchese mobster dodges life in prison with guilty plea A reputed Lucchese crime family capo copped to murder conspiracy and other charges on Tuesday — in exchange for just 13 years behind bars. Steven Cre...
04:42 2019-08-21

NYPD sergeant in charge of Eric Garner scene to face administrative trial by end of year The NYPD sergeant who was in charge of the scene when Eric Garner died will be put on administrative trial by the end of the year, according to offic...
04:42 2019-08-21

‘Statue of Liberty’ ticket sellers banned from Battery Park Pesky ticket sellers pushing deceptive ferry rides around — but not to — the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island are finally getting the h...
04:42 2019-08-21

Al Qaeda member fails to get conviction overturned for subway bomb plot An Al Qaeda member attempted to get a conviction for plotting to bomb city subways overturned on the grounds that he didn’t like his attorney —...
04:42 2019-08-21

NYPD union urges ‘extreme caution’ in making any arrests NYPD union officials visited precincts across the city on Tuesday to urge that cops use “extreme caution” when busting suspects to avoid ...
04:42 2019-08-21

Jeffrey Epstein an ‘evil genius’ for filing will in the Virgin Islands Jeffrey Epstein is still making trouble for his alleged victims from the grave. By filing his will in the US Virgin Islands, the pedophile added anot...
04:42 2019-08-21

Woman who confronted de Blasio at gym rips him again during presidential forum "I asked you that you set aside more housing from your affordable housing plan for more homeless New Yorkers and you refused," homeless Nathylin Flow...
04:42 2019-08-21

Negotiating legally-binding agreement to provide future generations with a ‘healthy, resilient and productive ocean’ While the world’s oceans contain some 200,000 identified living species, the actual numbers could reach the millions ­­– all exposed to the dangers o...
20:28 2019-08-20

Jeffrey Epstein signed will just two days before suicide Jeffrey Epstein signed his will just two days before he hanged himself in his Manhattan jail cell — leaving behind a nearly $600 million fortune, acc...
06:42 2019-08-20

Judge shoots down NRA’s second bid to sit in on Oliver North’s deposition Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Melissa Crane said Monday the risk of damaging the investigation by allowing NRA lawyers into the deposition slated f...
06:42 2019-08-20

Mayor Bill de Blasio says ‘justice was done’ with Pantaleo firing Mayor Bill de Blasio said “justice was done” with the firing of Police Officer Daniel Pantaleo for the death of Eric Garner — and i...
06:42 2019-08-20

PBA chief calls for vote of ‘no confidence’ in de Blasio, O’Neill NYPD cops erupted in fury at Police Commissioner James O’Neill on Monday for firing embattled Officer Daniel Pantaleo over his fatal arrest of Eric G...
06:42 2019-08-20

Video shows ‘Bagel Boss’ guy getting into heated fight at casino "These girls called me up 2:30am begging me to come to the casino to hang out just to play f--king mind games and have their uncle try to start s--t ...
06:42 2019-08-20

LaGuardia Airport traffic grinds to ‘near standstill’ Traffic near LaGuardia Airport ground to a halt Monday evening on one of the airport’s busiest days — with many travelers opting to walk into a...
06:42 2019-08-20

Watch thief gets no-jail time for drugging and robbing man A Rolex vixen who’s been repeatedly accused of drugging men then swiping their pricey watches in Manhattan was sentenced Monday to a conditional disc...
06:42 2019-08-20

Accused cop-attacker asks for job amid sweet no-bail deal What, staying out of the clink wasn’t enough? The teen charged with head-butting a cop during the weekend’s melee at a Brooklyn housing project...
06:42 2019-08-20

Proud Boys Maxwell Hare, John Kinsman convicted for UES brawl with antifa A jury found John Kinsman and Maxwell Hare guilty of attempted gang assault, attempted assault and riot stemming from the confrontation near the Metr...
06:42 2019-08-20

Rabbi jumps into lake to save kids, ends up drowning A New York rabbi — pontoon boating with his family at an Orange County lake — died over the weekend while trying to save two kids from dr...
06:42 2019-08-20

Eric Garner’s mom Gwen Carr cheers firing of Daniel Pantaleo "Pantaleo, you may have lost your job, but I lost a son," Gwen Carr said outside NYPD headquarters. "You can get another job... maybe at Burger King....
06:42 2019-08-20

FDNY fireman’s widow sues city over Ed Norton movie set blaze The widow of a firefighter who perished responding to a Harlem blaze that broke out during the filming of actor Edward Norton’s “Motherless Brooklyn”...
06:42 2019-08-20

De Blasio blasts ‘reprehensible’ NYPD union over response to Pantaleo firing Mayor Bill de Blasio blasted the NYPD’s top union on Monday night following the Police Benevolent Association’s call for a vote of “no confiden...
06:42 2019-08-20

NYPD’s mental health emergency: What’s behind the suicide numbers The NYPD is facing a mental health emergency after its ninth officer this year died by suicide. For ex-cop and suicide survivor Chris Prochut, the cr...
06:42 2019-08-20

Lawmakers split over O’Neill’s decision to fire Pantaleo The firing of Officer Daniel Pantaleo on Monday drove a wedge between city lawmakers — with Republicans slamming the decision and Mayor Bill de Blasi...
06:42 2019-08-20

Disgraced CBS producer’s daughter busted for baring all at beach The 28-year-old daughter of a disgraced CBS producer was arrested for allegedly stripping down naked on a public beach in front of her young child in...
06:42 2019-08-20

State office lost track of vehicles for years, audit finds Dude, where are your cars? The state Office for Persons with Developmental Disabilities did such a lousy job keeping tabs on its fleet of vehicles th...
06:42 2019-08-20

Terrorism survivor in Cameroon takes road to recovery: UN News special report “If I ever come face-to-face with a Boko Haram fighter and if I have strength and a knife in my hand, I will cut his throat and spill his blood! Beca...
03:28 2019-08-20

72-year-old man jumps to his death, wife found murdered inside apartment: police A 72-year-old man jumped to his death late Sunday night from his Manhattan apartment, where cops later found his 78-year-old wife — dead on a l...
10:28 2019-08-19

Brawl breaks out on delayed Delta flight at JFK airport It was a flight or fight response. A “nightmare” JFK flight to Miami was delayed for so long that cops had to be summoned after fights br...
07:42 2019-08-19

Pols, residents demand city move trash trucks lining Manhattan block Move it! Politicians and residents lined up Sunday to demand the Sanitation Department find a new home for the trash trucks it has been parking on a ...
07:42 2019-08-19

De Blasio slammed by police union over anti-cop ‘chaos’ in Brooklyn "How are cops supposed to do our job in this environment? When will @NYPDNews or @NYCMayor @BilldeBlasio stand up & say enough is enough?" the Police...
07:42 2019-08-19

Bail-reform poster boy Pedro Hernandez says police are targeting him A teenage poster boy for bail reform who has racked up more than 15 arrests insists he’s no hardened criminal — and blamed police for his lengthy rap...
07:42 2019-08-19

Man accused of placing fake rice cooker bombs in subway held on $200K bond The West Virginia man who allegedly incited a bomb panic by scattering a pair of rice cookers in the Fulton Street subway station Friday was ordered ...
07:42 2019-08-19

City workers donating big to Dem presidential hopefuls just not de Blasio City employees are donating in droves to Democratic presidential hopefuls — just not their boss. Nearly 3,000 municipal workers, including several in...
07:42 2019-08-19

NYPD judge says Pantaleo was ‘untruthful’ about Eric Garner chokehold case "[Pantaleo's] use of a chokehold fell so far short of objective reasonableness that this tribunal found it to be reckless — a gross deviation from th...
07:42 2019-08-19

The city’s worst NYCHA site is filled with ‘rat holes,’ ‘toilet problems’ The Samuel Apartments are in such dire shape that the housing authority will have to shell out $286 million over the next nine years to bring them up...
07:42 2019-08-19

SoHo and Brownsville both face empty storefront crisis They couldn’t be more different, but there’s one thing that Manhattan’s chic Soho and Brooklyn’s hardscrabble Brownsville neighborhoods have in commo...
07:42 2019-08-19

Manhattan jogger appears to give sneakers to homeless man, walks off barefoot He’s a good ‘sole.’ Heart-warming video shows a jogger in the Financial District gifting his socks and sneakers to a man sitting on...
07:42 2019-08-19

Cops shot at while responding to call in Brooklyn: authorities Five NYPD cops were fired on early Sunday during a “busy night” in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Bedford-Stuyvesant, according to authorit...
20:28 2019-08-18

Cop jumps into Hudson River to save suicidal woman An NYPD cop who worked as a lifeguard during his youth put that experience to good use on Sunday and rescued an unhinged woman who jumped into the Hu...
20:28 2019-08-18

Winning $148 million Powerball ticket sold at Long Island gas station There are nearly 150 million reasons for New Yorkers to check their lotto numbers. The single winner of Saturday night’s $148 million Powerball...
20:28 2019-08-18

26-year-old man shot to death in the Bronx: cops A 26-year-old Bronx man died Sunday morning after being shot multiple times in the chest, cops said. The victim, whose identity was withheld by polic...
20:28 2019-08-18

Cop suspended after video surfaces of him pistol-whipping driver A Bridgeport, Conn., police officer has been suspended after video surfaced of him smacking a young suspect in the back of the head with his pistol. ...
20:28 2019-08-18

Brawl break out on delayed Delta flight at JFK airport It was a flight or fight response. A “nightmare” JFK flight to Miami was delayed for so long that cops had to be summoned after fights br...
20:28 2019-08-18

Queens man accidentally backs into wife with car, killing her A woman was killed Saturday when her husband accidentally backed into her while washing their car at a Queens gas station, police said. Isabel Ramire...
09:28 2019-08-18

Van full of detectives pulled over by fake LI cop who then flees A Long Island man impersonating a police officer tried to take the law into his own hands when he pulled over a van -- and found it full of real dete...
09:28 2019-08-18

Saudi-born model claims she is being harassed for not denouncing her homeland Rawan Abdullah Abuzaid, a blonde bombshell with bright blue eyes and an Angelina Jolie-worthy pout known as Model Roz, claims she’s lost at least $1 ...
09:28 2019-08-18

‘Get to know each other’: Captain’s plea to cops at Johnny Rios’ funeral The funeral of Police Officer Johnny Rios on Saturday became an appeal for cops to care for themselves and each other, marking a somber end to a week...
09:28 2019-08-18

Tekashi 6ix9ine sparks cash-grabbing frenzy at his former Brooklyn school Good judgment is apparently not part of the curriculum. When notorious rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine showed up at his former middle school in Brooklyn last ...
09:28 2019-08-18

Riverfront Bronx park now a wasteland after $4M makeover A riverfront park the city spruced up with $4 million in taxpayer money is now a virtual wasteland. The main entrance to Bridge Park in the Bronx, a ...
09:28 2019-08-18

NYC public schools caught tossing books, unused supplies Upper West Side parents are being asked to pony up nearly $100 for classroom supplies like glue sticks, Crayons and washable markers — staples they c...
09:28 2019-08-18

Catholics blast Chirlane McCray over city statue snub Catholics want Chirlane McCray to repent. The faithful raised holy hell this week after The Post reported the first lady’s “She Built NYC” program fo...
09:28 2019-08-18

‘Space Jam’ mural turned Brooklyn basketball court into an ‘ice rink’ A Williamsburg basketball court’s new paint job promoting the sequel to the live-action/animated ’90s movie “Space Jam” has made the surface dangerou...
09:28 2019-08-18

Salaries ‘gone wild’: Carranza cronies pocket pay hikes as high as 35% City school honchos might need to reach for their calculators to tally up their ever-growing paychecks. Raises on top of promotions for Schools Chanc...
09:28 2019-08-18

Tamir Sapir’s children in $102M battle with relative over dad’s estate The family of a cabbie turned real estate billionaire is fighting a big bucks bid from a relative who wants a $102 million chunk of his estate. The s...
09:28 2019-08-18

NYPD cop busted by mall cop for shoplifting $300 worth of clothing Sadokat Makhsudova, 24, was caught trying to steal four items of clothing from a JC Penney department store inside the Staten Island Mall in New Spri...
09:28 2019-08-18

These tiny Lower East Side apartments are a death trap waiting to happen The carving-up of a former Lower East Side yeshiva into ridiculously tiny, double-decker micro-hovels is worse than first thought when The Post expos...
09:28 2019-08-18

Plea deal possible for Queens man who allegedly stuffed ex in suitcase to die A plea deal may be in the works for the Queens man charged with murder for allegedly leaving his ex to suffocate inside a suitcase he left on the sid...
09:28 2019-08-18

Cop-hating mob at Brooklyn housing project injures three NYPD officers Roving, cop-hating mobs erupted in violence, taunts and gunfire in Brooklyn overnight into Sunday, leaving three officers with minor injuries. At lea...
09:28 2019-08-18

Man busted for stabbing victim in eye with stolen knife in Brooklyn A Queens man was arrested after he stabbed another man the eye with a stolen knife outside a Brooklyn bodega early Saturday morning, officials said. ...
20:56 2019-08-17

Man tries to escape bail bondsman — and gets caught shortly after A man tried to escape from a bail bondsman at criminal court, but was nabbed outside and brought back, police said Saturday. The 25-year-old man was ...
20:56 2019-08-17

Second NYC condo owner busted for dividing apartment illegally The Lower East Side condo owner who cut his apartment in half horizontally to rent bizarre pint-sized units to 11 desperate tenants wasn’t the ...
20:56 2019-08-17

MTA warns of subway and bus service cuts amid budget woes The MTA warned Friday that its budget crunch may force the embattled authority to cut back on subway and bus service this fall. “We’ve got a lot of w...
15:14 2019-08-17

New Jersey judge encourages plaintiff to sell her nude photos to Playboy A New Jersey judge has landed in hot water for suggesting to a female plaintiff that she peddle nude photos of herself to Playboy. Middlesex County J...
15:14 2019-08-17

State to probe DOE special education schools after Post exposé The state comptroller will audit conditions at the city’s special education schools — after a series of Post articles exposed harrowing conditi...
15:14 2019-08-17

Jeffrey Epstein’s official autopsy confirms he hanged himself in jail cell An official autopsy shows that Jeffrey Epstein killed himself by hanging, authorities said Friday. The 66-year-old pedophile died in his cell at the ...
15:14 2019-08-17

Rice cooker bomb scare suspect Larry Griffin II has prior bestiality arrest The suspect wanted for Friday’s rice cooker bomb scare is a 26-year-old West Virginia native who is facing charges in his home state for allege...
15:14 2019-08-17

Muslim detective can pursue $7M discrimination suit against city: judge A Manhattan federal judge has ruled that a Muslim former member of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s protective detail can continue his lawsuit against th...
15:14 2019-08-17

Explosive MTA overtime report leads to epic shouting match at board meeting Labor leaders and a close ally of Gov. Andrew Cuomo dueled over the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s bombshell examination of its soarin...
15:14 2019-08-17

NRA cannot sit in on AG’s deposition of Oliver North: judge A judge rejected the National Rifle Association’s first bid to be in the room while the state Attorney General’s office questions ex-NRA president Ol...
15:14 2019-08-17

ThriveNYC email reveals how it ‘mishandled’ seminar canceled over ties to Blue Lives Matter A deputy director with Chirlane McCray’s embattled $1 billion mental-health project ThriveNYC admitted in an e-mail that her group “mishandled” a sem...
15:14 2019-08-17

Condo owner busted for building ‘Being John Malkovich’-like 4th 1/2 floor The real estate market in New York has never been this tight. A Lower East Side condo owner turned his small apartment into a mini-village — by conve...
15:14 2019-08-17

Child found dead in hot car at New Jersey train station A child was found dead in a locked, hot car in a New Jersey commuter rail parking lot on Friday, police said. The kid, whose name and age were not re...
15:14 2019-08-17

6-month-old girl mysteriously dies in Bronx home A 6-month-old infant who was with her mother in their Bronx home on Friday evening lost consciousness and died, police said. The baby, Charlie McCall...
15:14 2019-08-17

Person of interest in rice cooker subway scare in custody The person of interest who sparked an evacuation in Lower Manhattan in the rice cooker subway scare has been apprehended, cops said Saturday. The arr...
15:14 2019-08-17

Friday’s Daily Brief: Education key for Rohingya, DR Congo violence continues, Zimbabwe protest latest, women’s rights in Iran, environmental protection Our main stories today: Two years in, Myanmar’s Rohingya youth need more education; DR Congo testimonies highlight armed brutality; appeals for Zimba...
23:14 2019-08-16

Hepatitis A infects almost two dozen people at exclusive New Jersey golf club Nearly two dozen people contracted hepatitis A from a food handler at an exclusive New Jersey Golf Club this summer, according to officials and a new...
20:56 2019-08-16

Environmental protection moves ‘closer to the people’ through new human rights agreement The UN environment agency and human rights office (OHCHR) signed a landmark new agreement on Friday aimed at better protecting vulnerable human and e...
20:00 2019-08-16

Rice cookers shut down NYC subway station A pair of suspicious rice cookers shut down a subway station in Lower Manhattan on Friday morning — but the NYPD’s Bomb Squad later deter...
20:00 2019-08-16

Pedestrian dies after she was struck by pickup truck in Manhattan A 67-year-old woman has died after being hit by a truck in Chelsea, police said Friday. The woman, Melissa McClure, died Tuesday after spending two d...
20:00 2019-08-16

NYPD hunts for person of interest in subway station rice cooker scare Police are hunting for a man seen leaving at least two rice cookers in a subway station and sparking an evacuation in Lower Manhattan Friday morning....
20:00 2019-08-16

26-year-old man stabbed in the neck during subway dispute A 26-year-old man was stabbed in the neck while riding the subway early Friday in Lower Manhattan, police said. Cops said the stabbing started as an ...
20:00 2019-08-16

Pressure cookers shut down NYC subway station A pair of suspicious pressure cookers shut down a subway station in Lower Manhattan on Friday morning — but the NYPD’s Bomb Squad later d...
16:00 2019-08-16

Seagram’s heiress Clare Bronfman wants out of house arrest — to graduate high school She has her own island — but no high school diploma. Liquor heiress-turned-Nxivm sex cult financier Clare Bronfman successfully asked a judge o...
12:28 2019-08-16

Wrongfully convicted man sues NYC, disgraced Detective Louis Scarcella A man who spent 16 years in prison for a murder that he was charged with at age 14 — only to have the conviction overturned — is now suin...
12:28 2019-08-16

Choir director, National Guard band leader accused of sex abuse at LI home A respected Long Island high school choir director has been arrested for sexually abusing a 16-year-old student at his home two years ago, police sai...
12:28 2019-08-16

Wag dogwalker who stole Manhattan couple’s pooch pleads guilty The Wag dogwalker who stole a Manhattan couple’s beloved Shih-Tzu-Yorkie to gift the pup to someone else will serve just 10 days of community s...
12:28 2019-08-16

Blistering audit blames MTA overtime crisis on poor time-keeping, cushy contracts MTA brass turned a blind eye to the agency’s out-of-control overtime spending for nearly a decade — failing to tackle cushy union contrac...
12:28 2019-08-16

De Blasio holds press conference during Cuomo event he wasn’t invited to Gov. Andrew Cuomo came to Manhattan Thursday to announce a major domestic terrorism initiative, and while he invited City Council Speaker Corey Johns...
12:28 2019-08-16

Dead humpback whale washes up on New Jersey nude beach The 25-foot mammal was spotted out at sea over the weekend by whale watchers before it was stranded Tuesday night on Gunnison Beach, NJ.com reported....
12:28 2019-08-16

Drunk driver gets up to 9 years for fatally hitting co-worker in Brooklyn Leonel Ortega-Flores pleaded guilty to second-degree manslaughter in Brooklyn Supreme Court earlier this month and was sentenced Thursday to three to...
12:28 2019-08-16

NYPD cops receive survey on mental-health options amid suicide spike The NYPD on Thursday sent out a survey asking cops to assess the department’s mental-health options, amid a troubling spate of suicides among N...
12:28 2019-08-16

Jeffrey Epstein had creepy taxidermied tiger, poodle in UES mansion: photos Bill Clinton in a blue dress was the least of it. Jeffrey Epstein kept a creepy home office in his Upper East Side townhouse that was decorated with ...
12:28 2019-08-16

Mary Max’s estate could all go to her disabled mother The mother of Mary Max — who was married to famed pop artist Peter Max and took her own life in June — stands to inherit her daughter’s entire estate...
12:28 2019-08-16

MTA audit blasts antiquated LIRR work rules with ‘no modern justification’ The Long Island Rail Road awards overtime at nearly double the rate of its sister commuter system, Metro-North — in part because of antiquated ...
12:28 2019-08-16

PBA president’s desperate plea to suicidal cops: ‘Don’t f–king do it’ As the ranks of the NYPD reel from the latest spate of cop suicides, the police union head has a message to officers who may be struggling too: “Don’...
12:28 2019-08-16

DOE simplifies notoriously complicated admissions system The Department of Education’s notoriously complex middle and high school admissions process just got a little easier. Currently, parents dissat...
12:28 2019-08-16

AG Letitia James issues subpoenas to institutions connected to Sackler family New York Attorney General Letitia James’ office has begun issuing subpoenas to financial institutions connected to the Sackler family in an eff...
12:28 2019-08-16

Medicaid bungle cost state $102 million over 4 years An audit by state Comptroller Tom DiNapoli found New York’s Medicaid program duplicated payments to the tune of $102.1 million over four years. Audit...
12:28 2019-08-16

Public begs NYPD to do something ‘drastic’ amid tide of suicides The NYPD and the city must act swiftly to stem the tide of officer suicides, Queens neighbors of the latest victim, Robert Echeverria, said Thursday....
12:28 2019-08-16

NYPD rolling out initiatives amid cop suicide crisis The city and ThriveNYC insisted Thursday that they’re willing to be part of the solution to the NYPD’s suicide crisis — but the Police Department isn...
12:28 2019-08-16

DOT patching road signs that left out ‘M.’ in ‘Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge’ What’s in a name? Or in the case of New York’s new Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge, what’s not in it? Roughly year-old signs for the long suburban bridge ...
12:28 2019-08-16

Sister of cop who killed himself says she warned NYPD: ‘Blood is on you’ The sister of NYPD cop Robert Echeverria, who killed himself at his Queens home Wednesday, said she warned the department that her brother was unstab...
12:28 2019-08-16

Jilted lover who killed ex, comedy club owner spent hours inside home: prosecutors A jilted ex-boyfriend charged in a double murder spent 3-and-a-half hours inside a New Jersey home before he was caught chasing his lover down the st...
21:00 2019-08-14

Shooting victim had accused Olympian Michael Barisone of child abuse: lawyer The former US dressage Olympian charged with shooting an equestrienne on his sprawling New Jersey farm had been accused of child abuse by the victim ...
21:00 2019-08-14

Bloodthirsty squirrels are lurking in NYC park: officials Aggressive squirrels are sinking their rodentures into park-goers. There’s been a concerning number of squirrel bites and scratches in Lower Ma...
21:00 2019-08-14

‘Zombie homes’ lure black mold, drug addicts to Brooklyn neighborhood Sheepshead Bay is infested with zombies. But a lust for brains isn’t the problem — it’s mold, feral cats, drifters and property values. The propertie...
21:00 2019-08-14

Online petition seeks to rename Trump Tower street after Barack Obama ​It started out as a joke, but an online petition to rename the street outside Trump Tower after former President Barack Obama has amassed nearly 100...
18:56 2019-08-14

Boy Scouts of America hit with lawsuits under Child Victims Act over secret ‘perversion files’ The Boy Scouts of America is facing a new round of allegations that it knew for years about pedophile scout leaders — but covered up the scanda...
18:56 2019-08-14

Woman fatally struck after drunk driver jumps Bronx curb: cops A woman was fatally hit by a drunk, speeding driver who drove his car onto the sidewalk in the Bronx over the weekend, cops said Wednesday. Francisco...
18:56 2019-08-14

Homeless man assaults cop while being arrested in Chelsea, police say A homeless man assaulted a police officer when she asked him for ID in Chelsea, police and sources said Wednesday. The cop had asked 28-year-old Bria...
18:56 2019-08-14

MTA employee busted using work E-ZPass for Uber side gig He thought he was on E-Z street. An MTA Bridges and Tunnels employee was busted using his work E-ZPass at least 130 times — while doing a side gig as...
18:56 2019-08-14

Rep. Nydia Velázquez calls for probe into jail where Jeffrey Epstein died Rep. Nydia Velázquez on Wednesday joined the growing number of officials calling for a soup-to-nuts investigation into the apparent suicide of accuse...
18:56 2019-08-14

Third teen busted in 2016 home invasion, murder of elderly Brooklyn woman Cops busted a third teen in the 2016 home invasion and murder of an elderly woman in Brooklyn, police and sources said Wednesday. Andrew Washington, ...
18:56 2019-08-14

Cat swiped by nanny is returned to owners who wanted to put it down Tigger the tabby could be back on death row. A Long Island nanny who swiped her boss’s elderly cat to save it from euthanasia says the pet is now bac...
16:28 2019-08-14

Jeffrey Epstein accuser sues gal pal Ghislaine Maxwell, claims she ‘oversaw the process’ Jeffrey Epstein accuser Jennifer Araoz sued the late pedophile’s estate and his gal pal Ghislaine Maxwell on Wednesday as part of the first wav...
16:28 2019-08-14

Andrew Cuomo to propose bill that ‘redefines domestic terrorism’ ALBANY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced plans Wednesday to propose a bill that “redefines domestic terrorism” in light of an uptick in mass ...
16:28 2019-08-14

Drunk teen vandals covered New Jersey apartment complex in swastikas: police Two New Jersey teens have been accused of going on a booze-fueled vandalism spree in which they spray-painted swastikas around an apartment complex i...
16:28 2019-08-14

Child Victims Act takes effect with many lawsuits targeting Catholic Church Victims of child sex abuse in New York who had been waiting decades to bring their cases to court finally had their chance on Wednesday. The state’s ...
13:00 2019-08-14

Family sues Walmart after dresser falls and suffocates toddler The parents of a 2-year old girl who died after suffocating between the drawers of a toppled dresser have filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against Walm...
13:00 2019-08-14

De Blasio admits city should do more to get violent vagrants off streets Mayor Bill de Blasio made a rare admission Tuesday — telling Fox Business anchors that the city could do more to get violent vagrants off the s...
08:00 2019-08-14

Councilman wants Brooklyn’s flashy Christmas display to be vendor-free Councilman Justin Brannan wants to rid Dyker Heights’ famous Christmas light display of the rogue street vendors that residents say cause litter prob...
08:00 2019-08-14

Italian Americans pan Chris Cuomo’s ‘Fredo’ ethnic slur claim Italian American New Yorkers weighed in Tuesday on Chris Cuomo’s claim that “Fredo” is an ethnic slur — and while they said it’s insulting, the agree...
08:00 2019-08-14

Met Opera still has Placido Domingo booked amid sexual harassment case The Met — where Domingo is scheduled to perform next month — said it would wait for a probe from the Los Angeles Opera, where Domingo, 78, has been t...
08:00 2019-08-14

Cat swiped by LI nanny returned to owners who wanted to put it down Tigger the tabby could be back on death row. A Long Island nanny who swiped her boss’s elderly cat to save it from euthanasia says the pet is now bac...
08:00 2019-08-14

NYC schools were most ‘violent and disruptive’ in state last year New York City schools had the most “violent and disruptive incidents” in the state last year — accounting for more than half, with incidents includin...
08:00 2019-08-14

Kitten rescued from George Washington Bridge by good Samaritan A tiny kitten found dodging traffic on the George Washington Bridge was rescued by a good Samaritan on Monday, authorities said. Port Authority Polic...
08:00 2019-08-14

Four New York lawmakers open up about childhood sexual abuse Four female state lawmakers spoke out as survivors of childhood sexual abuse in Times Square Tuesday, unveiling a new video encouraging others to com...
08:00 2019-08-14

Screams reportedly came from Jeffrey Epstein’s cell the morning he died Screams could be heard coming from Jeffrey Epstein’s jail cell the morning he was found dead — as corrections workers frantically tried t...
00:56 2019-08-14

Father shot, daughter injured in New Jersey home invasion: cops A New Jersey man was shot, and his daughter was hurt, by attackers who broke into their home Tuesday morning, police said. The 43-year-old and his 18...
00:56 2019-08-14

Judge allows firefighter’s widow to sue the city over movie set fire The widow of a firefighter killed on the set of Edward Norton’s “Motherless Brooklyn” film may proceed with a lawsuit against the city — despite miss...
00:56 2019-08-14

Why was Jeffrey Epstein’s death on 4chan before it became public? Before The Post broke the news of Jeffrey Epstein’s death, it was posted to online message board 4chan — prompting the FDNY to probe whether one of i...
00:56 2019-08-14

Jeffrey Epstein’s computers seized during FBI raid on private island Drone video shows FBI agents and NYPD cops seizing computer equipment from Jeffrey Epstein‘s mansion on a private island in the Caribbean, acco...
00:56 2019-08-14

FDNY firefighter suffers fatal heart attack after 24-hour shift After work, an FDNY lieutenant suffered a fatal heart attack at his Orange County home early Saturday in what fire officials are treating as a line-o...
00:56 2019-08-14

New York courts brace for surge of cases under new Child Victims Act The Child Victims Act goes into effect on Wednesday — a landmark law expected to unleash a torrent of lawsuits from victims of child sex abuse ...
00:56 2019-08-14

Venomous snake has been missing inside Bronx Zoo for a week The venomous mangrove snake that escaped its enclosure at the Bronx Zoo was still loose Tuesday — marking a week since it went on the lam. The...
00:56 2019-08-14

NYPD chief admits city insurance falls short on mental health care in wake of cop suicides Hours after the NYPD lost its eighth officer to suicide this year, NYPD Chief of Department Terence Monahan admitted that the city’s health car...
00:56 2019-08-14

NYPD union boss sent members overtly racist video in email The NYPD sergeants’ union urged members to “pay close attention to every word” of an overtly racist video that the group shared ove...
00:56 2019-08-14

US Attorney paralegal helped gangbanger son go after ‘snitches’: feds A paralegal in the New Jersey US Attorney’s Office was busted for allegedly using her work equipment to help her gangbanger son and his Bronx c...
00:56 2019-08-14

Don Lemon sued by Hamptons bartender for alleged assault A former Hamptons bartender is suing Don Lemon — saying the CNN host got gross and assaulted him at a local watering hole. Dustin Hice says in his Su...
00:56 2019-08-14

Train driver in deadly Metro-North derailment drops $10M lawsuit A former Metro-North operator who fell asleep at the switch of a train that derailed in 2013 — killing four people — has dropped his $10 ...
00:56 2019-08-14

Subway riders taking to OMNY fare system faster than expected The end of the Metrocard is OM-near. Straphangers have already taken more than a million rides using OMNY, the MTA’s new tap-and-go fare paymen...
00:56 2019-08-14

NYCHA’s overtime spending climbs again, hitting $95 million There are new cracks in the budget! Overtime spending at the city’s embattled Housing Authority ballooned to $95.5 million last year, as employees la...
00:56 2019-08-14

Drunk-driving Long Island teen leaves elderly woman in critical condition: cops A Long Island teen is accused of drunkenly slamming her car into an elderly woman as she was driving home from a boozy sleepover, cops said Monday. C...
17:42 2019-08-13

Lawmaker wants all NY students to learn about hate symbols A Long Island politician will unveil legislation tomorrow that would require all New York state school children to be “educated regarding the meaning...
17:42 2019-08-13

Man wearing a fedora robs Long Island bank He’s missing his Bonnie Parker. Police are on the hunt for this Panama hat-wearing man — who allegedly robbed a Long Island bank on Monda...
17:42 2019-08-13

New Jersey man who begged cops for help died from bath salts Lowery's drug use and preexisting medical conditions "triggered an adverse physical reaction including multiple organ failure and cardiac arrest that...
17:42 2019-08-13

Secret Service officer accidentally shoots self inside Manhattan hotel room A Secret Service officer accidentally shot himself in the finger at a swanky hotel along Central Park South on Monday night, sources said. The shooti...
17:42 2019-08-13

Epstein called criminalizing sex with teen girls a ‘cultural aberration’ A year before Jeffrey Epstein apparently killed himself in a Manhattan jail cell while awaiting trial on sex trafficking charges, he told a New York ...
17:42 2019-08-13

De Blasio says Epstein’s sudden death ‘boggles the imagination’ Hizzoner told NY1’s “Inside City Hall” that the fact Epstein allegedly hanged himself while on suicide watch at Metropolitan Correctional Center "doe...
17:42 2019-08-13

Feds might be targeting Epstein’s gal pal, Ghislaine Maxwell Jeffrey Epstein’s jailhouse death has shifted the focus of federal authorities to the accomplices who helped him sexually traffic and abuse underage ...
17:42 2019-08-13

Fire erupts at site of Google’s future Manhattan campus A fire erupted Monday night at the Lower Manhattan site of a future Google campus, officials said. The inferno broke out on the roof of the commercia...
17:42 2019-08-13

Algae bloom that killed three dogs is the same bacteria found in NJ lakes The toxic algae that killed three dogs in North Carolina is the same type of bacteria found in several New Jersey lakes this summer, according to a r...
17:42 2019-08-13

Cop apparently kills himself, the eighth NYPD suicide this year An off-duty Bronx cop apparently killed himself Tuesday morning in Yonkers, the eighth NYPD cop to die by suicide this year, officials told The Post....
17:42 2019-08-13

Corey Johnson ‘smitten’ with new beau in Instagram photo City Council Speaker Corey Johnson said Tuesday that he’s “very smitten” with his new beau, adding that their whirlwind romance is on such a fa...
17:42 2019-08-13

Cops release footage of teens wanted for suspected hate crimes against Jewish men New video shows the quartet of teens wanted in connection with several suspected hate crime attacks on Jewish men in Brooklyn, cops and law enforceme...
17:42 2019-08-13

Five men caught trespassing on roof of Trump World Tower Five men were arrested after cops caught them on the roof of Trump World Tower in Midtown, police said Monday. The group was spotted on top of the 72...
22:56 2019-08-12

Man threatened gun violence at New Haven Puerto Rican Festival: cops A Connecticut man was arrested over a frightening social media post that threatened gun violence at the New Haven Puerto Rican Festival, police said....
22:56 2019-08-12

Jeffrey Epstein was taken off suicide watch at his lawyers’ request Millionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein, who apparently killed himself while in federal custody in Manhattan, was taken off suicide watch in late July ...
22:56 2019-08-12

Vandal slashes tires on dozens of cars owned by Jewish residents of New Jersey town More than 150 tires have been slashed on vehicles owned by Jewish residents in a New Jersey community in what authorities are investigating as a bias...
22:56 2019-08-12

Jewish men punched in the face during attempted robberies in Brooklyn Three Jewish men were punched in the face Monday morning in what police believe could be a pattern of attempted robberies in a Brooklyn neighborhood....
22:56 2019-08-12

Lawyers for ‘bike path terrorist’ Sayfullo Saipov demand release of wiretapped calls Lawyers for accused “bike path terrorist” Sayfullo Saipov want prosecutors to reveal intercepted calls between their client and other ISI...
22:56 2019-08-12

De Blasio gets 0 percent in Iowa State Fair ‘corn kernel’ poll DES MOINES, Iowa — There’s not even a kernel of hope for Mayor Bill de Blasio in this decidedly unscientific Iowa State Fair poll. Even a...
22:56 2019-08-12

Drunk FDNY firefighter busted driving 100 mph: cops A city firefighter was busted for allegedly driving drunk in Queens early Monday after getting stopped while doing 100 mph in a 50-mph zone, cops sai...
22:56 2019-08-12

Cuomo signs law cracking down on workplace sexual harassment ALBANY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed legislation toughening New York’s existing workplace sexual harassment protections Monday, delivering a key victory...
22:56 2019-08-12

Corey Johnson criticizes 14th Street car ban, citing concerns about spillover traffic Corey Johnson is throwing the city’s 14th Street car ban under the bus. The City Council speaker on Monday took the side of his constituents wh...
22:56 2019-08-12

Barr rips ‘prancing punks’ who doused cops with water During a speech in which he condemned those who disrespect cops, Attorney General Bill Barr on Monday denounced the “prancing punks” who doused NYPD ...
22:56 2019-08-12

Judge seals arrest records for over 300 low-level marijuana offenders Hundreds of low-level Manhattan pot offenders will have their arrest records sealed under a judge’s ruling, officials announced Monday. The ruling ca...
22:56 2019-08-12

Attorney wants Florida judge to toss deal for alleged Epstein cohorts The non-prosecution deal that had prohibited Florida authorities from going after co-conspirators of Jeffrey Epstein should be voided now that the pe...
22:56 2019-08-12

NY judge resigns after conflict of interest in divorce case A respected long-time upstate judge agreed to resign after he was caught dishing out orders from the bench that helped him in a divorce case he was w...
22:56 2019-08-12

Corey Johnson not sold on push for mandated paid vacation time "If payroll costs are going to go up, and small businesses are seeing rent increases and seeing all of these costs that are not going down, how do we...
22:56 2019-08-12

NY Dems calling for Trump’s impeachment to boost popularity: rivals Top local congressional Democrats are jumping on the impeach-President-Trump bandwagon while being pushed to the left by AOC-type challengers, their ...
09:14 2019-08-12

Horrifying video shows crash that killed cyclist in Brooklyn Wild video shows the moment a cyclist was fatally wiped out in a grisly car crash in Brooklyn on Sunday allegedly caused by a teenage driver who alle...
09:14 2019-08-12

Couple sues over bug infestation, says exterminators damaged artwork The insect issues began in 2017, when the couple first noticed the unwelcome roommates — which they later identified as drugstore beetles. They disco...
09:14 2019-08-12

Rescue Shih-Tzu is the star of one-dog play in Brooklyn Give him a big round of ap-paws. A rescue-pup-turned-thespian named Boscoe ­Barles starred in a one-dog show in Brooklyn Saturday — bow-wowing the so...
09:14 2019-08-12

Nearly 90 percent of NYCHA apartments lost heat, hot water during winter The outages struck 259 of the embattled New York City Housing Authority’s 326 developments between Oct. 1, 2018, and May 31, 2019, according to data ...
09:14 2019-08-12

Elderly in Queens apartment facing 4 months without elevator A six-story Queens apartment building with a large elderly population is losing its only elevator for four months starting Monday — leaving its resid...
09:14 2019-08-12

DR pride on display at the Dominican Day Parade Sunday’s 37th annual Dominican Day Parade in Manhattan was more fun than a barrel — or in this case, scooter-full — of monkeys. One Dominican devotee...
09:14 2019-08-12

Two men dead after shooting in the Bronx: cops Two people were killed on Sunday night after a shooting in the Bronx, cops said. A 21-year-old man and a 17-year-old man were both shot on White Plai...
09:14 2019-08-12

2 dead, including a cop, in fiery Henry Hudson Parkway crash A young NYPD cop was killed in a fiery car crash along with her passenger early Sunday on the Upper West Side, possibly as a result of speeding, acco...
00:00 2019-08-12

NYPD Deputy Commissioner slams bail reform, says 99% won’t see jail cell Almost everyone arrested in the Big Apple — aside from those facing murder or attempted murder charges — will not see a jail cell until convicted und...
00:00 2019-08-12

Jeffrey Epstein’s UES mansion is now a ghoulish tourist attraction Ghoulish gawkers are turning Jeffrey Epstein’s Upper East Side townhouse into a tourist attraction in the wake of his apparent suicide in a Low...
00:00 2019-08-12

Jeffrey Epstein autopsy results expected to be released Sunday afternoon The results of Jeffrey Epstein’s autopsy are expected to be released Sunday afternoon, a rep for the city Medical Examiner’s Office told ...
00:00 2019-08-12

Ex-OJ lawyer Robert Shapiro says Jeffrey Epstein was ‘high risk’ Convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein was still a “high risk” of suicide — like anyone facing a slew of sex-trafficking children charges, a...
00:00 2019-08-12

Cops hunt gunman in Brooklyn shooting that left man critical Cops are looking for two men who were involved in a Brooklyn shooting that left a 30-year-old man critical, police said Sunday. The encounter began w...
00:00 2019-08-12

There’s no video of Jeffrey Epstein’s apparent suicide: sources There’s no surveillance video of the incident during which Jeffrey Epstein apparently hanged himself in a federal lockup in Lower Manhattan, la...
00:00 2019-08-12

Video shows horrific ambulance crash that injured 4 EMTs in the Bronx One ambulance is racing up Brook Avenue with emergency lights blaring shortly after 4 p.m. when it gets creamed by the second, which was speeding dow...
00:00 2019-08-12

NYU professor rakes in millions from sweet real estate deal with school A New York University law school professor struck it rich, raking in $8.3 million from the university thanks to a sweetheart real estate deal. Richar...
16:00 2019-08-11

Big Apple Circus won’t pay clowns after canceled tour: suit They aren’t clowning around. A trio of circus performers wants a hefty payout after the Big Apple Circus canceled a tour on short notice. Clowns and ...
16:00 2019-08-11

Woman critically injured by truck in Manhattan A 67-year-old woman was struck and critically injured by a truck making a left turn from Sixth Avenue into W. 15th Street in Chelsea Saturday night. ...
16:00 2019-08-11

2 dead in fiery Henry Hudson parkway crash Two people died in a fiery crash on the Upper West Side Sunday morning, cops said. The accident happened around 3:45 a.m. when a driver lost control ...
16:00 2019-08-11

Four injured in pair of shootings in troubled Brooklyn neighborhood Four people were injured in two separate Brooklyn shootings early Sunday less than an hour apart — in a neighborhood that has seen shootings nearly ...
16:00 2019-08-11

Mom blasts Carranza over refusal to meet parents at decaying PS 9: ‘He’s a chicken’ A Queens mom blasted Chancellor Richard Carranza as a coward for failing to meet with parents before deciding to revamp a decaying Queens school for ...
04:42 2019-08-11

Motorcyclist dies in Harlem crash One person died in a Harlem motorcycle crash Saturday afternoon, authorities said. The biker was traveling south on the Harlem River Drive near Exit ...
04:42 2019-08-11

‘Velo Barber’ gives fashionable cuts to New York’s elite from his Citi Bike salon Julien Howard’s barbershop is wherever you need it to be. A recent summer afternoon found him in lower Manhattan at the corner of Lafayette and Howar...
04:42 2019-08-11

One killed, two others hurt in Long Island construction accident A construction worker was killed and two others hurt when they became entangled in wiring that got stuck under a pick-up truck on Long Island, author...
04:42 2019-08-11

Principal ousted from out-of-control high school where kids threatened staff “Everyone is so relieved,” said a teacher at ITAVA. “There are tears of joy, literally, among the remaining staff. A lot of good people have left bec...
04:42 2019-08-11

‘Brave young women’ who outed Jeffrey Epstein can still expect justice: feds Jeffrey Epstein’s death of an apparent suicide resolves, however frustratingly, his child sex trafficking case, in which he was named as sole defenda...
04:42 2019-08-11

Four FDNY medics injured in Bronx ambulance crash Four FDNY EMT’s were hurt Saturday when their ambulances collided in the Bronx, an FDNY spokesman said. The ambulances crashed into each other ...
04:42 2019-08-11

Brooklyn Jewish girls’ school first in NYC to install bullet-resistant doors In the wake of the latest mass shootings, a Crown Heights yeshiva for girls is the first school in NYC to install metal security doors aimed at prote...
04:42 2019-08-11

Exclusive Hudson Yards supper club caters to super rich with Michelin-starred chefs You just dropped tens of millions on a hot slice of Manhattan real estate. But that doesn’t mean you’re in the club. In October, the city’s poshest n...
04:42 2019-08-11

Jeffrey Epstein dead: William Barr ‘appalled’ over pedophile’s apparent suicide, FBI probing US Attorney General William Barr said he’s “appalled” that Jeffrey Epstein was able to kill himself while in federal custody, as th...
22:14 2019-08-10

‘Abolish ICE’ protesters shut down West Side Highway All lanes of the West Side Highway were shut down after protesters stormed the roadway in Chelsea, officials said. Cars traveling in both directions ...
22:14 2019-08-10

Jeffrey Epstein dead: Lawyer Marc Fernich blames prosecutors, judges and press for his suicide One of Jeffrey Epstein’s lawyers ripped “overzealous prosecutors,” “pandering politicians” “compliant judges̶...
22:14 2019-08-10

Jeffrey Epstein dead in apparent suicide Convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein died overnight in an apparent suicide, law enforcement sources told the Post Saturday. A gurney carrying Epstein ...
20:42 2019-08-10

Photos show Jeffrey Epstein as he’s wheeled into Downtown Hospital Paramedics frantically tried to revive convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein early Saturday morning after he was found unresponsive in his cell in d...
20:42 2019-08-10

Bigot wrote ‘KILL THE GAY AWAY’ on gate of vacant East Village building A bigot scrawled “KILL THE GAY AWAY” on the front of an abandoned East Village building, police said. The vandal scribbled the hateful me...
20:42 2019-08-10

Jeffrey Epstein dead: AOC demands answers after convicted pedophile dies of apparent suicide Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is demanding answers after billionaire and accused pedophile Jeffrey Epstein was found dead in an apparent suicide. ...
20:42 2019-08-10

Jeffrey Epstein dead: Accusers angry he won’t have to face justice after apparent suicide Jeffrey Epstein’s accusers aren’t going to let his apparent suicide silence them. “Epstein is gone, but justice must still be serve...
20:42 2019-08-10

Jeffrey Epstein was not on suicide watch when he hanged himself Convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein was not on suicide watch in the Manhattan jail where he hanged himself Saturday morning, officials said. Departme...
20:42 2019-08-10

Jeffrey Epstein dead: William Barr reportedly ‘livid’ over pedophile’s apparent suicide US Attorney General William Barr is “livid” that Jeffrey Epstein was apparently able to kill himself in a high-security federal penitenti...
20:42 2019-08-10

Nicole Malliotakis cozies up to Trump, Giuliani in the Hamptons Nicole Malliotakis, the GOP assemblywoman and former mayoral candidate who has said she regretted her 2016 vote for President Trump, showed up at his...
20:42 2019-08-10

FDNY warns of major data breach possibly affecting more than 10,000 patients The FDNY admitted Friday that an employee’s personal hard drive was ripped off and thousands of EMS patients may have had their information compromis...
06:28 2019-08-10

Twisted photos unsealed in Jeffrey Epstein ‘sex slave’ case Court photos unsealed Friday involving a Jeffrey Epstein “sex slave” offer an alleged glimpse into the convicted pedophile’s twiste...
06:28 2019-08-10

FlyCleaners customers claim laundry is being held ‘hostage’ Furious laundry service customers say they’ve been taken to the cleaners! Clients of FlyCleaners, a New York City-based laundry app, said they&...
06:28 2019-08-10

City plan to ban cars on 14th Street is on hold — again The city’s plan to ban cars from five blocks of 14th Street in Manhattan is on hold — yet again. Manhattan Supreme Court Judge Troy K. Webber o...
06:28 2019-08-10

Councilwoman demands Hurricane Sandy work audit from new NYCHA chairman Welcome to New York, Greg Russ! One New York City councilwoman is greeting the Housing Authority’s new chairman with a broadside demanding improved o...
06:28 2019-08-10

Bus driver speaks out after angry passenger pulls gun on him The MTA bus driver who had a gun pulled on him because he didn’t pick up an unhinged passenger told The Post he’s relieved to know the hothead ...
06:28 2019-08-10

DOE pours $16M into rotting school for special needs students after Post exclusive The Department of Education is pouring an additional $16 million into a dilapidated Queens school – but a local councilman claims long-sufferin...
06:28 2019-08-10

Bail set at $100K for NJ mom who allegedly beat toddlers to death Bail was set Friday for a New Jersey nurse arrested in connection with the deaths of her two toddlers — whose bodies were so badly beaten two years a...
06:28 2019-08-10

3-year-old boy nearly drowns in pool at Staten Island home A 3-year-old boy nearly drowned in a pool at a Staten Island house on Friday evening, police said. The boy slipped into the pool at about 8:35 p.m. a...
06:28 2019-08-10

Corey Johnson is dating fashion photographer Ernest J. Martin City Council Speaker Corey Johnson is dating a dashing New York filmmaker and fashion photographer who’s worked with supermodels Kendall Jenner...
23:42 2019-08-09

Fotis Dulos denied request for missing wife’s medical records The estranged husband of missing Connecticut mom Jennifer Farber Dulos lost out on his court bid Friday to review her medical records to try to prove...
23:42 2019-08-09

New state law bans discrimination against workers who wear religious garb New legislation signed into law Friday by Gov. Andrew Cuomo bans employers from discriminating against workers for wearing religious garb or having f...
23:42 2019-08-09

Equestrian allegedly shot by ex-Olympian Michael Barisone feared for her life A former US dressage Olympian shot an award-winning equestrian on the grounds of his ritzy, 53-acre New Jersey sprawl — days after she wrote online t...
22:00 2019-08-09

Man gets 6 months behind bars for urinating on drunk friend, leaving him to die An upstate man who urinated on his intoxicated friend — and then left him to die on his grandmother’s front lawn — was sentenced to six m...
22:00 2019-08-09

Mom charged after her two toddlers die minutes apart from each other A New Jersey woman was awaiting an arraignment in a Bronx court Friday after being charged in connection with the deaths of her two toddlers, who we...
22:00 2019-08-09

MTA subway conductor busted for soliciting a prostitute A New York City Transit employee was busted Friday morning for soliciting a prostitute in Queens, police said. Pedro Almeyda, 44, was arrested around...
22:00 2019-08-09

NYPD cop Miguel Gonzalez, who killed Dwayne Jeune in 2017, will not be charged Brooklyn prosecutors will not pursue criminal charges against the police officer who shot and killed a knife-wielding bipolar man in 2017, a law enfo...
22:00 2019-08-09

Equestrian shooting victim told 911 operator: ‘Michael Barisone shot me’ A former US Olympic equestrian told cops, “I had a good life” before he was arrested for allegedly shooting an award-winning horsewoman on the ground...
22:00 2019-08-09

Court unseals trove of records related to Jeffrey Epstein’s pedophile case A Manhattan federal appeals court Friday unsealed a trove of records related to convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein. The 2,000 pages of documents are...
22:00 2019-08-09

MTA falling behind on ‘particularly troubling’ station repairs: DiNapoli Stand clear of the platform edge! A staggering 65 percent of subway platforms are either worn or damaged, according to a troubling report released F...
22:00 2019-08-09

Corey Johnson arouses social media debate with racy Instagram post City Council Speaker and mayoral hopeful Corey Johnson sparked a Twitter tempest Friday morning after posting a photo on social media around midnight...
22:00 2019-08-09

Cops hunt for suspect in Manhattan hotel burglary spree He’s cleaning up! A serial burglar posing as a guest duped housekeepers at six different hotels into letting him into rooms as they were being ...
22:00 2019-08-09

Teens damage MTA bus with rocks, bricks and chair after being kicked off A pair of unruly teens who were tossed off a Bronx bus retaliated by throwing rocks, bricks and a chair at the vehicle’s windows, according to ...
22:00 2019-08-09

Armed commuter chases after MTA bus to confront driver who left him behind A hotheaded commuter who just missed his bus Friday morning was so enraged that he hailed a cab, chased down the driver — and stuck a gun in hi...
22:00 2019-08-09

Jeffrey Epstein’s alleged ‘sex slave’ reveals the men she claims she was forced to sleep with Jeffrey Epstein’s alleged teenage “sex slave” claims she was ordered to sleep with powerful men — including a former US senator, th...
22:00 2019-08-09

Cabbie charged for fatal hit-and-run in Chelsea The hit-and-run cabbie who fatally struck a 77-year-old woman in Chelsea on Thursday has been charged following her death, according to police. Cops ...
12:28 2019-08-09

$1.3 billion Belmont Park arena proposal gets green light Officials approved on Thursday a proposal for a controversial billion-dollar arena at Belmont Park that would become the New York Islanders next home...
12:28 2019-08-09

FDNY firefighter busts window with hammer, saves kid left in hot car An FDNY firefighter had to bust a child out of a hot car in Queens on Thursday — breaking its driver-side window with a hammer — after th...
08:00 2019-08-09

MTA wants to pull pensions from LIRR overtime abusers The proposal — put forward in collective bargaining documents recently filed to the National Mediation Board — comes as the agency faces multiple pro...
08:00 2019-08-09

Billionaire Stephen Ross faces new crisis: LIRR at Hudson Yards Stephen Ross, the billionaire real estate developer getting flak for his Trump fundraiser in the Hamptons, is facing yet another headache — thanks to...
08:00 2019-08-09

NYC’s ‘best restroom’ fails smell test It’s supposed to be the Big Apple’s best bathroom, and then some — but I’d only give it a No. 2. The New Museum of Contemporary Art’s water closet ha...
08:00 2019-08-09

IRS hits East Harlem daycare owner with $6M bill for unpaid income taxes City records show the IRS filed the massive bill with the city Department of Finance on July 31 against Mariana Conforme, a 64-year-old Ecuadorian im...
08:00 2019-08-09

Equestrian allegedly shot by ex-Olympian feared for her life A former US dressage Olympian shot an award-winning equestrian on the grounds of his ritzy, 53-acre New Jersey sprawl — days after she wrote online t...
08:00 2019-08-09

Officials play down ‘mildly venomous’ snake that’s still missing at Bronx Zoo The venomous mangrove snake that escaped its enclosure at the Bronx Zoo was still on the loose Thursday — as officials said they believe it got...
02:56 2019-08-09

Assemblyman’s aide busted for allegedly stealing $80G from campaign A top legislative staffer and campaign aide to veteran Assemblyman Felix Ortiz was busted Thursday and charged with stealing $80,000 from the Brookly...
02:56 2019-08-09

NYPD Officer Raymond Harris dies of 9/11-related illness An NYPD officer has died as a result of 9/11-related illness, department officials said Thursday. Police Officer Raymond Harris, a veteran Brooklyn c...
02:56 2019-08-09

Elderly woman struck and killed by a yellow taxi in Chelsea An elderly woman died after she was struck by a yellow cab in Chelsea on Thursday, police said. The 77-year-old victim was crossing at the intersecti...
02:56 2019-08-09

Alleged Manhattan bank robber flees in getaway yellow cab A yellow taxi was the getaway car of choice after a Manhattan bank heist Wednesday morning, but the crook wasn’t aware the teller had put a tra...
02:56 2019-08-09

NYPD cop busted for child porn, released on $5K bail An NYPD officer was busted Thursday for allegedly having and emailing dozens of pictures of naked kids — some as young as 8 years old, authorities sa...
02:56 2019-08-09

Man who killed wife in Queens salon hugged her after fatal stabbing The man who stabbed his estranged Queens salon worker wife to death was seen on video standing over her with the knife and then hugging her before he...
02:56 2019-08-09

Equestrienne shot on Olympian’s farm identified as award-winning rider The equestrienne shot on a ritzy New Jersey farm was identified by sources as national medalist Lauren Kanarek, as charges were announced against the...
02:56 2019-08-09

MTA worker secretly kept USPS job in case he didn’t like new gig An MTA worker was busted secretly holding onto his previous job with the USPS for months after he was hired — admitting he wanted to see if he liked ...
02:56 2019-08-09

‘The Watcher’ home finally sells after five years of creepy letters The New Jersey home terrorized for years by creepy, sinister letters from a stalker has been sold. The creeped-out owners, who never moved into the t...
02:56 2019-08-09

Group hands out new backpacks to 20K homeless kids Thousands of homeless children across New York City will be getting backpacks just in time for the upcoming school year, thanks to one city organizat...
02:56 2019-08-09

New Jersey school librarian accused of seducing teen student This is not your average Harlequin romance. A New Jersey middle-school librarian is accused of having a sexual relationship with a 14-year-old studen...
02:56 2019-08-09

Innocent 20-year-old man killed during wild New Jersey shootout An innocent 20-year-old man was fatally shot in the neck during a broad daylight shootout with New Jersey police — that left the gunman dead and thre...
02:56 2019-08-09

Proud Boy charged in UES brawl with antifa claims he acted in self-defense The Proud Boy charged for a violent brawl near an Upper East Side Republican club testified Thursday that he pummeled a counter-protester out of fear...
02:56 2019-08-09

Gridlock at LaGuardia forces travelers to walk to terminals LaGuardia Airport’s roads filled to capacity on Thursday, with travelers reporting that they were forced to hop out of cars and buses and walk ...
02:56 2019-08-09

Ultra-Orthodox Jewish leaders call for de Blasio 2020 donors Leaders of an ultra-orthodox Jewish sect in Brooklyn are asking their followers to donate to Mayor Bill de Blasio’s struggling presidential campaign ...
02:56 2019-08-09

Sean Hannity and Bill de Blasio pop the ratings for Fox Fox News’ Wednesday night reboot of “The Odd Couple” — an energetic hour-long appearance by ultra-left Mayor Bill de Blasio o...
02:56 2019-08-09

City whitewashed records for homeless youth, runaway shelters: audit A city agency whitewashed inspections of emergency shelters that house homeless youths and runaways at a cost of $8 million a year, according to a ne...
02:56 2019-08-09

Brooklyn councilman wants MTA to offer free rides on major holidays A Brooklyn councilman wants the MTA to spread some much-needed holiday cheer to straphangers by offering free rides on major holidays. Councilman Jus...
02:56 2019-08-09

19-year-old woman raped by stranger on Upper East Side: cops A young woman was raped by a stranger on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, police said Thursday. The 19-year-old had just exited the 96th Street stat...
17:28 2019-08-08

AOC asks judge to toss Dov Hikind’s Twitter lawsuit Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has asked a federal judge to dismiss former Assemblyman Dov Hikind’s lawsuit against her for blocking him on Twit...
17:28 2019-08-08

Man bursts into Queens nail salon, fatally stabs wife: cops A man burst into a Queens nail salon on Wednesday evening and stabbed his wife to death, cops said. The suspect, 39, walked into the Tu S’tilo Salon ...
13:00 2019-08-08

De Blasio spars with Hannity over guns, taxes and Meatless Mondays Mayor de Blasio traded jabs in an hour-long TV interview with Sean Hannity on Fox News Wednesday night. “I ain’t buying what you’re selling,” de Blas...
13:00 2019-08-08

Thief swipes $140K worth of cash, jewelry from swanky Midtown hotel: cops A thief swiped $140,000 worth of cash and luxury goods from a Midtown hotel last month, police said Wednesday. The victim, a 39-year-old man from Bal...
13:00 2019-08-08

Billionaire boss of Equinox, SoulCycle blasted for hosting Trump fundraiser The billionaire behind Equinox and SoulCycle — playgrounds for New York’s liberal elite — is a major President Trump supporter who ...
02:56 2019-08-08

Slain Manhattan comedy club owner David Kimowitz laid to rest Hundreds packed a New Jersey funeral home Wednesday to remember David Kimowitz, the Manhattan comedy club owner stabbed to death in his suburban home...
02:56 2019-08-08

Heavy rains ground hundreds of flights at NYC airports Severe weather in the New York region forced hundreds of flight cancellations and delays at the area’s three major airports on Wednesday. As of...
02:56 2019-08-08

NYPD set to open first-of-its-kind community center in East New York The NYPD is putting its money where its mouth is — building a first-of-its-kind community center in one of the highest crime areas of New York ...
02:56 2019-08-08

MTA worker jumps onto live subway track, stops train from hitting woman MTA worker Anthony Mannino went from signal maintainer to hero on Wednesday — jumping onto a live track to stop a train from hitting a woman in...
02:56 2019-08-08

City Hall finally tackles late payment epidemic that slowed homeless fight City Hall is finally fixing a dysfunctional contracting system that left the nonprofits that provide housing, counseling and aid for New York’s needi...
02:56 2019-08-08

Why MTA deficits are likely to be far worse than predicted The MTA’s massive upcoming deficit could be far worse than officials are predicting — because they’re assuming hundreds of millions of do...
02:56 2019-08-08

Gun-toting robber demands cash at Queens grocery store, settles for phones A gun-toting robber barged into a Queens grocery store Wednesday and demanded cash from two clerks — but had to settle for their phones instead, poli...
02:56 2019-08-08

NYC’s rainy day fund could be in danger The city’s rainy day fund is at risk of drying up, fiscal watchdogs warned Wednesday. The budget surplus plummeted by $355 million over the pas...
02:56 2019-08-08

Manhattan man struck by hit-and-run cyclist dies from injuries A 60-year-old man who was struck by a hit-and-run cyclist in the Flatiron District last week succumbed to his injuries, cops said on Wednesday. Micha...
02:56 2019-08-08

De Blasio’s White House bid hit with second ethics complaint Mayor Bill de Blasio’s legal headaches grew worse Wednesday as a second campaign finance watchdog filed a complaint that claims Hizzoner violat...
23:28 2019-08-07

Venomous snake missing at Bronx Zoo — but staff insists there’s no danger Don’t worry, this guy doesn’t bite — much. A venomous 3-foot mangrove snake is on the loose at the Bronx Zoo after it escaped its enclosu...
23:28 2019-08-07

Distraught dad recalls moment his son was accidentally shot in the Bronx The devastated father of a young Bronx man recalled the heart-wrenching moments he discovered his son had been shot by his cousin, who pulled the tri...
23:28 2019-08-07

Cuomo to restore comptroller’s audit powers after ‘Buffalo Billion’ scandal Cuomo and state Comptroller Tom DiNapoli had an agreement in January to restore the comptroller’s powers to audit development projects being pushed t...
23:28 2019-08-07

Panic in Times Square after motorcycle backfire mistaken for gunshots Chaos erupted in Times Square on Tuesday night as people stormed out of the area when a backfiring motorcycle was mistaken for gunshots. The false al...
22:42 2019-08-07

Feds bust Brooklyn man for allegedly shipping gun parts to Russia A Brooklyn man who allegedly shipped parts of weapons to Russia was charged for the caper in an unsealed indictment in federal court on Tuesday, auth...
22:42 2019-08-07

Creep allegedly followed woman into Brooklyn park and raped her A creep followed a woman into a Brooklyn park last weekend and raped her, police said early Wednesday. The suspect approached the 26-year-old woman a...
22:42 2019-08-07

Former El Chapo associate sentenced to 28 years in prison CHICAGO — A federal judge in Chicago sentenced a former lieutenant to Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo ” Guzman to 28 years in prison ...
22:42 2019-08-07

Man accused of breaking into cop cars, swiping gear CRANFORD, N.J. — Authorities say a man broke into several police cars parked at a northern New Jersey municipal complex, stealing bulletproof vests a...
22:42 2019-08-07

Group of teens rob 2 men outside Central Park: cops A pack of teens robbed two men just outside Central Park early Wednesday, police said. The victims — ages 68 and 20 — were approached by ...
22:42 2019-08-07

Man critically injured after jumping on his SUV to stop carjacking Shocking video shows a New Jersey man being taken on a wild ride as he clings to the hood of his SUV in an attempt to prevent a couple of teens from ...
22:42 2019-08-07

Man fatally shot by cousin who thought gun wasn’t loaded: cops A Bronx man was fatally shot by his cousin, who pulled the trigger of a gun he thought was unloaded, police said Wednesday. Mohammed Touray, 18, had ...
22:42 2019-08-07

911 calls detail neighbors’ frantic response to grisly Maplewood double murder Chilling 911 calls released Wednesday capture the horror of neighbors as they desperately try to get help for a dying New Jersey au pair as she lay b...
22:42 2019-08-07

Driverless cars off to a slow start at Brooklyn Navy Yard New York’s first-ever commercial driverless cars got off to a slow start in the Big Apple. Boston-based tech company Optimus Ride’s fleet of six auto...
22:42 2019-08-07

Photo shows aftermath of cop’s brawl with turnstile jumpers Photos obtained by The Post on Wednesday show the gnarly gash that an NYPD transit cop suffered while tussling with an accused turnstile jumper — as ...
22:42 2019-08-07

TLC approves permanent cap on Uber, Lyft in NYC The city is slamming the brakes on Uber and Lyft. The Taxi and Limousine Commission voted unanimously Wednesday to permanently extend the freeze on n...
22:42 2019-08-07

Assembly Speaker Heastie won’t back felony charges for NYPD water attacks Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie threw cold water on talk of legislation that would charge thugs with a felony for drenching cops with buckets of water ...
22:42 2019-08-07

Cops seek bikers with ‘altered mufflers’ who caused Times Square panic Cops are seeking a group of motorcyclists whose backfiring bikes sparked fears of an active shooter in Times Square, NYPD sources told The Post on We...
22:42 2019-08-07

JFK Airport ranks among best for amenities, but falls short everywhere else: survey If you enjoy airport amenities, JFK is tops in the nation – but if you’re seeking on-time flights and a short commute, you’re out of luck in the New ...
22:42 2019-08-07

Iowa man accused of anti-Semitic calls released on bond An Iowa man accused of making threatening and anti-Semitic calls to a New York City Jewish organization was released on a $50,000 bond following a sh...
22:42 2019-08-07

Rolex gifted by Reggie Jackson, Tom Seaver taken off ex-agent’s wrist Noted retired sports agent Matthew Merola had his “most prized possession” stolen from him by heartless goons — a gold Rolex gifted to him by former ...
22:42 2019-08-07

Massive lobster caught in Bay of Fundy is largest of the year This humongous lobster battered the competition! The 20-pound monstrosity was the biggest caught in the Bay of Fundy in Canada this year, according t...
22:42 2019-08-07

‘Grid Kid’ killer John Giuca claims prosecutor hid evidence in new appeal The convicted “Grid Kid killer” is taking another shot at clearing his name in the murder of a Connecticut college football star — by renewing ...
22:42 2019-08-07

Mom whose baby was ripped from her arms at benefits center sues city The young Brooklyn mother whose 1-year-old was ripped from her arms by NYPD officers at a benefits center is suing the city over the disturbing scuff...
22:42 2019-08-07

Cops search for masked suspects in quadruple Brooklyn shooting Surveillance video taken near the scene of a quadruple shooting at a Brooklyn street vigil early Monday shows several suspects running away while shi...
18:42 2019-08-06

Voters say Cuomo has made New York better as governor: poll ALBANY— Life in the Empire State is better now than when Gov. Andrew Cuomo took office, but his favorability rating is slipping, a new poll shows. Vo...
18:42 2019-08-06

Beach town pays $65,000 for hawks, owls to scare seagulls away A New Jersey beach town is shelling out a whopping $65,000 on a team of hawks, falcons and owls to scare away pesky, food-stealing seagulls from the ...
18:42 2019-08-06

AOC remains polarizing among New Yorkers after eight months in office: poll Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has emerged as a polarizing figure in her home state in just eight months in office, a new survey released Tuesday reve...
18:42 2019-08-06

Bill de Blasio is the least popular politician in New York: poll Presidential wannabe Mayor Bill de Blasio has the dubious distinction of being the single most unpopular political figure in the entirety of New York...
18:42 2019-08-06

City school buses can now use cameras to catch reckless drivers ALBANY — City school districts will soon be allowed to attach camera technology to yellow buses aimed at capturing reckless drivers who whiz past sto...
18:42 2019-08-06

Junkies again flock to reopened 32nd Street pedestrian plaza If you build it, they will slum. Like the swallows to Capistrano, junkies are again flocking to West 32nd Street near Penn Station now that the city ...
09:14 2019-08-06

Chief judge caught berating female cop at City Hall retires A chief administrative judge who was caught on video berating and cursing at a female police officer at City Hall last year has retired, officials sa...
09:14 2019-08-06

Police search for masked suspects in quadruple Brooklyn shooting Surveillance video taken near the scene of a quadruple shooting at a Brooklyn street vigil early Monday morning shows several suspects running away f...
09:14 2019-08-06

Chunk of concrete, bottles thrown at NYPD cops in separate incidents Cops are looking for a man who threw a chunk of concrete at officers during a concert in Central Park — and arrested another man earlier for hurling ...
03:42 2019-08-06

Cuomo says Daniel Pantaleo should be fired Gov. Andrew Cuomo said he believes NYPD Officer Daniel Pantaleo should be fired for his role in the July 2014 death of Eric Garner, heeding the recom...
03:42 2019-08-06

Divers searching Rockaway Beach waters for teen swimmer who went missing Divers with the NYPD were out searching Jamaica Bay on Monday morning for a 15-year-old swimmer who went missing the night before. The boy was last s...
03:42 2019-08-06

Cops hunting for man who robbed Midtown Starbucks with knife A man walked into a Midtown Starbucks waving a knife Monday morning — all so he could steal a snack, cops said. The robber, who was still being sough...
03:42 2019-08-06

Jilted boyfriend chased nanny down block before fatally stabbing her: cops A New Jersey nanny had broken up with her boyfriend just hours before he fatally stabbed her boss — and then chased down her down a street in leafy M...
03:42 2019-08-06

Cuomo slams NYPD brass over response to water dousing: ‘Disturbing and embarrassing’ Gov. Andrew Cuomo got steamed up Monday while discussing the recent water-bucket attacks on NYPD cops who walked away from the abuse — saying their t...
03:42 2019-08-06

Missing teen’s body pulled from water off Rockaway Beach Divers Monday recovered the body of a 15-year-old swimmer who had been missing for nearly 24 hours in Jamaica Bay, according to police sources. Maint...
03:42 2019-08-06

Long Island lawmaker wants to crack down on drunk boating A Long Island state lawmaker is targeting drunk boating by making it a felony offense to drive while intoxicated with kids on board. Another proposal...
03:42 2019-08-06

4-year-old girl found wandering alone in Gravesend: sources Now if only they could find the parents. A 4-year-old girl was found wandering a Brooklyn street alone on Monday morning — but police haven’t y...
03:42 2019-08-06

MetroCard’s flashy replacement was almost named ‘Pretzel’ The salty street food was just one of many rejected names for the new system that ultimately wound up being dubbed One Metro New York, or "OMNY," acc...
03:42 2019-08-06

Facial recognition leads cops to alleged rapist in under 24 hours Police used controversial facial-recognition technology to track down an accused rapist fewer than 24 hours after he tried to force a woman into sex ...
03:42 2019-08-06

Long Island nanny who swiped cat may still get to keep it The Long Island nanny who swiped her boss’s elderly cat to save him from euthanization may still get to keep the pet — with a judge on Monday orderin...
03:42 2019-08-06

French bulldog survives leap off LES roof, smashing through sunroof of parked car Talk about a lucky dog. This past Friday night, a French bulldog jumped off of a Lower East Side building, dropped six stories and walked away barely...
03:42 2019-08-06

Judge tells divorcing Queens man to quit harassing ex after more than 5K texts, emails How many texts and emails to your ex is too many? This judge says 5,026. A divorce judge has ruled that Queens dad Daniel Meredith fired off far too ...
03:42 2019-08-06

Court-ordered delay of bus plan is costing riders time: advocates Transit activists are tired of waiting for bus improvements on Manhattan’s 14th Street, delayed over a month thanks to a court-ordered injuncti...
03:42 2019-08-06

Thief swipes SUV in Brooklyn with 1-year-old sitting in back A 1-year-old boy is missing after a thief stole the white SUV the child was sitting in on a Brooklyn street Monday evening, police said. The toddler ...
03:42 2019-08-06

New Jersey enacts 3 gun violence intervention laws TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey on Monday enacted three laws designed to help victims of gun violence avoid becoming hurt again by firearms or seeking out...
03:42 2019-08-06

Cops find mom of 4-year-old discovered wandering on Brooklyn street Police on Monday evening located the mother of a 4-year-old girl who had been found earlier in the day wandering alone on a south Brooklyn street, co...
03:42 2019-08-06

Myanmar companies bankroll ‘brutal operations’ of military, independent UN experts claim in new report   Money earned by the Myanmar military from international and domestic business deals, “substantially enhances its ability to carry out gross violation...
19:28 2019-08-05

MTA wants to eliminate double-time pay for LIRR workers: report The MTA is proposing nixing double-time pay for Long Island Rail Road workers and cracking down on sick leave as it renegotiates their contract amid ...
14:56 2019-08-05

Foul-smelling garbage trucks are ruining this NYC block This stinks! East Village residents are having to endure the stench from a convoy of city garbage trucks that are parked on their residential block —...
14:56 2019-08-05

Trump set to visit the Hamptons later this week If you thought summer traffic was already bad in the Hamptons, just wait until Friday — when President Trump comes to the East End for political love...
14:56 2019-08-05

New Jersey neurosurgeon pulled over while ‘rushing to work’ had cocaine: cops A neurosurgeon was arrested for cocaine possession in New Jersey on Sunday after telling police he was “hurrying to work,” a report said. Vikas Patel...
14:56 2019-08-05

Man shot twice in the back over parking spot in the Bronx A man was shot twice in the back over a parking spot in the Bronx, cops said. The shooting happened around 8:15 p.m. on July 28 in front of an apartm...
14:56 2019-08-05

Egyptian NYPD sergeant told ‘go back to where you belong’ by fellow cops: lawsuit The veteran cop -- 54-year-old Kappa Farid -- claims in a lawsuit his superiors and fellow cops berated him with slurs, including one officer telling...
00:14 2019-08-05

34-year-old dead after being shot twice in the back in Harlem A 34-year-old man died Sunday morning after being shot twice in the back in Harlem, cops said. The man, whose name was not released because his famil...
00:14 2019-08-05

NYPD stepping up police presence after ‘horrific’ El Paso Walmart shooting The NYPD is stepping up its police presence in the city Sunday in the wake of the “horrific” mass shooting in El Paso where a 21-year-old...
00:14 2019-08-05

Crazed-looking woman stabs subway rider in Crown Heights A crazed-looking straphanger stabbed another subway rider in Crown Heights, according to police. The unknown woman stabbed the other rider twice in t...
00:14 2019-08-05

Driver dies after being ejected from speeding car in Queens crash A driver was thrown from his car and died Sunday morning after smashing into a tree, police said. Sadman Sakib, 23, was speeding near South Conduit A...
00:14 2019-08-05