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Letitia James wants state to fund abortions for New! 2021-12-08 19:33:55Attorney General Letitia James wants to create a state fund to pay for abortions sought by women who live outside of New York.

SUNY boss Malatras must go for smearing Cuomo New! 2021-12-08 19:06:29At least 31 Assembly members have signed onto a letter calling for James Malatras' resignation or firing, The Post has learned.

Eric Adams has tapped DOE vet David Banks New! 2021-12-08 18:37:21Mayor-elect Eric Adams is expected to tap Department of Education veteran David Banks, a longtime associate, as chancellor of the nation's largest sc

Metal detector installed at Staten Island high school New! 2021-12-08 18:25:43The scanner was placed at Susan Wagner High School in the wake of two videotaped fights in and near the school -- one of which involved a gun.

De Blasio slammed by ethics panel for ‘coercion New! 2021-12-08 18:13:13In 2015, the mayor asked three people with pending matters before his executive branch or other municipal agencies to support his nonprofit without pr

City Council set to approve de Blasio’s SoHo, New! 2021-12-08 17:20:04The City Council is set to overwhelmingly approve Mayor de Blasio's push to use zoning as a "racial justice" tool in two of the Big Apple's poshes

Facebook staffer’s advice to ‘victim shame’ Cuomo accuser New! 2021-12-08 16:58:18The recommendation was made public when Letitia James released a massive batch of evidence from her investigation into the sexual harassment allegatio

NYU students want to rename department named after New! 2021-12-08 16:32:30New York University students want school officials to rename a building dedicated to a billionaire art collector who was ordered to return looted anti

Court of Appeals judge temporarily blocks NYC anti-flood New! 2021-12-08 15:36:10A group of residents and activists have been fighting to stop construction at the East River Park as part of the city's East Side Coastal Resiliency

NY judge says 11-year-old must get COVID vax New! 2021-12-08 15:31:57An upstate New York judge has sided with a mother in ordering her 11-year-old daughter to get vaccinated against COVID-19 -- despite the father's con

Third suspect busted in botched gang hit slaying New! 2021-12-08 15:13:12Jayran Liranzo, 19, was picked up by the Bronx Warrants Squad at 3 p.m. Tuesday and charged with murder, manslaughter and criminal possession of a wea

Alleged victim claims she once saw photo of New! 2021-12-08 15:12:41The woman, who testified using only her first name, Carolyn, was asked by defense attorneys at Maxwell's federal sex-trafficking trial in Manhattan a

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De Blasio Fought for 2 Years to Keep New! 2021-12-08 20:10:46Mayor Bill de Blasio was warned that he created an “appearance of coercion and improper access” by directly contacting donors who had busi

Fox News Christmas Tree Is Set on Fire New! 2021-12-08 19:45:31The 50-foot tree had been ceremonially lit days earlier during a broadcast. The police said that a man was in custody in connection with the blaze.

David Banks Is the Next N.Y.C. Schools Chancellor New! 2021-12-08 19:43:42Mr. Banks, who founded the Eagle Academy, a network of public schools for boys, is the first commissioner named to Mayor-elect Eric Adams’s admi

Allergan Settles with N.Y. for $200 Million in New! 2021-12-08 19:22:01The agreement with Allergan, a company whose best-known product is Botox, is the latest settlement in the case jointly argued by New York State and tw

Tensions Rise at Columbia as Strikers Fear Retaliation New! 2021-12-08 19:09:46After administrators sent an email saying that students who remained on strike after Friday were not guaranteed jobs next term, union members turned u

Four Takeaways From the 8th Day of Ghislaine New! 2021-12-08 17:45:26A former pilot and a former assistant at Jeffrey Epstein’s Palm Beach home testified, as prosecutors sought to bolster the accounts of Ms. Maxwe

The Coronavirus Attacks Fat Tissue, Scientists Find New! 2021-12-08 16:06:21The research may help explain why people who are overweight and obese have been at higher risk of severe illness and death from Covid.

Arlene Shuler to Step Down as President of New! 2021-12-08 15:02:30Shuler, a former dancer, has run the theater since 2003, instituting its popular Fall for Dance series.

Interest in Stephen Sondheim's Music, Books and Shows New! 2021-12-08 12:39:55Fans have been streaming his music, buying his books, and trying to get in to see his shows, with a new revival of “Company” opening this

Brooklyn Museum Gets a New President and Chief New! 2021-12-08 12:00:41Kimberly Panicek Trueblood will run the business side of an institution that has struggled financially and plans to refresh its building and galleries

Who Wants to Be Governor of New York? New! 2021-12-08 10:09:59Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s resignation has led to a rush of candidates from both parties declaring their intent to run for the state’s highest

Fieldston, the Bronx: A Private City Enclave Where 2021-12-08 05:00:27With its unique topography, tight zoning restrictions and sought-after schools, the neighborhood is ‘sort of suburban, but still part of the cit

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BoJo Embroiled in COVID Christmas Party Shock Horror New! 2021-12-08 10:59:34Another headache for No. 10 Downing Street.

France Arrested the Wrong Guy for Khashoggi’s Murder New! 2021-12-08 10:29:00It was apparent almost from the start.

Trump Ignites Republican Civil War in Georgia New! 2021-12-08 09:00:20The unprecedented primary challenge of Brian Kemp is going to get exceptionally ugly.

The Cautious Case for Omicron Optimism 2021-12-08 08:00:06Dr. Monica Gandhi says there’s reason to trust preliminary reports of mild illness from the new variant.

I Was the Only Man Allowed Into Joanna 2021-12-08 07:07:01Well, just for cocktails.

Say Good-bye to the Nation’s Ugliest Confederate Statue 2021-12-07 19:35:32The monstrous figure of Nathan Bedford Forrest was removed on Tuesday from a hill off the interstate south of Nashville.

Saule Omarova, Smeared As a Communist, Withdraws Nomination 2021-12-07 17:07:07Biden’s pick as a key watchdog was personally attacked by Republicans but sunk by moderate Democrats who opposed her tough line on banks.

Why Wall Street Thinks Omicron Might Be Good 2021-12-07 17:02:05A JPMorgan report suggests the variant could “accelerate the end of the pandemic.” Stocks, of course, are soaring.

McConnell Strikes Convoluted Deal to Let Democrats Avoid 2021-12-07 16:51:33Leave it to Mitch to devise a phony mechanism to get Republican votes for a measure that will saddle Democrats wrongly with blame for debt increase.

Unlike the Congressman, the ‘Devin Nunes’ Cow’ Account 2021-12-07 16:40:48Devin Nunes is headed to the Trumpy safe space that is Truth Social, but the parody Twitter accounts he’s suing for defamation are still at it.

CDC Recommends Taking an At-Home COVID Test Before 2021-12-07 14:43:01The new guidance says self-tests can be used regardless of vaccination status, the presence of symptoms, or a prior exposure to COVID-19.

Finally, a Car That Lets You Play Video 2021-12-07 12:40:19Tesla’s innovations just keep coming.

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Georgia couple arrested for gun possession in Brooklyn New! 2021-12-08 20:08:29Zena Waldron, 32, and her husband Lamont Hamilton, 45, were arrested in a parking lot outside Kings County Hospital in East Flatbush around 11:45 a.m.

MTA boots troubled vendor from popular Access-A-Ride program New! 2021-12-08 19:05:48The smartphone app Curb on Jan. 1 will be removed from the program, which since 2017 has grown to serve about 1,200 people, according to a letter obta

Five postal workers busted in $750k credit card New! 2021-12-08 18:43:46The seven defendants operated a complicated scheme spearheaded by Michael Richards, 37, who recruited other USPS workers to steal cards from their rou

Fond memories and tears mark sad sendoff for New! 2021-12-08 18:41:43Vincent Malveaux, 31, received a firefighter’s farewell, with his casket carried by an FDNY engine draped in purple and black bunting as his fir

NYC Mayor-elect Eric Adams to announce David Banks New! 2021-12-08 18:22:59According to a source with knowledge of the plans, the announcement, which caps months of speculation around Banks’s appointment as schools chie

NYPD veteran harbor cop meets his personal life New! 2021-12-08 17:32:55Through a pay-it-forward program with the National Kidney Registry and NYU Langone Hospital, Sgt. Gaspari was able to donate a kidney in the harbor co

Man attacks owner of NYC store because he New! 2021-12-08 17:16:52The stubborn shopper walked into Kaufman’s Army & Navy Store on W. 42nd St. near Eighth Ave. just before 6 p.m. on Nov. 20, and wigged out w

MTA bans booze on LIRR, Metro-North during SantaCon New! 2021-12-08 15:53:10The event was canceled last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but will be back in full force Saturday as the army of inebriated Santa Clauses plan to

NYC woman fatally stabbed near Brooklyn homeless encampment New! 2021-12-08 13:17:44“She was trying to save me,” Carlos Figueroa, 40, explained, recounting the fatal Nov. 27 stabbing of Lizseh Casserly in Bedford Stuyvesan

Suspect arrested in Manhattan murder just 3 days New! 2021-12-08 12:16:17Damian Suarez, 19, was charged with murder and robbery in the fatal shooting of Jeffrey Sanchez, 35, outside the Opus Lounge in Inwood, police said.

New photos show Ghislaine Maxwell massaging Jeffrey Epstein’s New! 2021-12-08 11:03:56The images, which were retrieved from CDs found at Epstein’s Upper East Side mansion after his arrest for underage sex trafficking in 2019, show

Homeless man sets Christmas tree on fire outside New! 2021-12-08 10:16:04The war on Christmas has reached Fox News’ doorstep.