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Queens Has a Striking New Library. Why Can’t the City Build More Gems Like This?

The Hunters Point Community Library is one of the finest public buildings New York has produced this century. But it cost more than $40 million, took a decade and almost died....

Queens Has a Striking New Library. Why Can’t the City Build More Gems Like This?

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Why Can’t New York City Build More Gems Like This Queens Library? The Hunters Point Community Library is one of the finest public buildings New York has produced this century. But it cost more than $40 million, took a decade and almost died....
14:48 2019-09-18

‘It’s a beacon for the city’: inside the new New York library that cost $40m to build The project earned criticism for its price tag, but it is being seen as a positive sign for the health of New York librariesStrategically positioned on the bank of the East River, across the water from the United Nations headquarters, New York city h...
18:48 2019-09-24

Councilman demands city build new school for disabled kids in Queens Instead of wasting millions of dollars on a facelift for a 116-year-old Queens building unfit for disabled children, the city should build a new state-of-the-art school like it’s doing for kids in Staten Island, a City Councilman contends. The School...
06:00 2019-08-04

The art deco pub, the library and Poldark manor: Britain’s architectural gems at risk As Save Britain’s Heritage campaign highlights historic buildings that could be lost to the nation, Cornish estate owners vow to take actionFor viewers of a certain age it is instantly recognisable. Botallack Manor, on the Penwith peninsula in wester...
21:48 2019-05-25

New Queens library cost $41M — but isn’t fully accessible to people with disabilities A state of the art new Queens library that took $41 million to build over more than a decade isn’t fully accessible to people with disabilities — and bookworms are outraged. The Hunters Point Library in Long Island City features a three-tiered fictio...
19:00 2019-10-04

Family honors John McCain with hashtag and plans to build library It has been almost a year since the death of Senator John McCain and to honor his memory, Cindy McCain is asking Americans to perform acts of civility and post them on social media. The family is asking Americans to remember john McCain by using the ...
23:48 2019-08-22

Library in Bisbee named America’s Best Small Library for 2019 BISBEE, Ariz. – The Copper Queen Library in Bisbee, Arizona has won Library Journal’s 2019 Best Small Library in America. This annual award from Library Journal was originally created in 2005 to encourage and present the exceptional work of lib...
20:48 2019-09-26

Bisbee library named best small library in nation BISBEE, Ariz. — An Arizona library took home a top national honor. Library Journal named The Copper Queen Library in Bisbee as the best small library in the country. “This award really recognizes the hard work of all small and rural libraries a...
08:16 2019-10-01

City officials seeking court order to clean up Queens trash house The city is ready to go to war with the Queens garbage lady. Sanitation and Law Department officials are seeking a court order to access Carmine Bhimull’s makeshift landfill in Jamaica and get the mess cleaned up, according to sources. Once obt...
08:32 2019-09-05

City parks worker allegedly stole $30K from people who rented Queens venue A city Parks Department worker stole $30,000 from people who rented a building in a Queens park for weddings and other celebrations, the city’s Department of Investigation said Thursday. In the four-year-long scheme, Nicole Gamory allegedly funneled ...
08:48 2019-06-21

New York City Neighbors Build Cheaper Way to Connect to Web NYC Mesh is a band of about 50 volunteers building their own internet service for which members donate about $20 a month for a high-speed connection....
21:32 2019-08-06

Opinion: The Shame of Berlin. Why can't the city build an airport? Berlin's unfinished airport just started adding a new terminal, even though the original structure is still not open. Despite a major test run of systems in the first building DW's Henrik Böhme just isn't convinced....
18:16 2019-07-31

‘They are barbaric’: Turkey prepares to flood 12,000-year-old city to build dam The ancient settlement of Hasankeyf will soon be submerged as part of a controversial dam project – despite residents’ protestsAfter the half-hour drive from Batman in south-east Turkey, the ancient city of Hasankeyf, which sits on the banks of the T...
08:16 2019-09-12

Saudi prince wants to build a 'Jetsons-style' city with flying taxis and an artificial moon Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is crafting plans to build a city-state on the edge of his kingdom that outdoes any urban center in existence in opulence and technology....
05:16 2019-08-01

20 hidden gems you can find on Amazon for under $10 Amazon has literally everything you need, including some things you didn't know you needed for under $10 like jar grips, jewelry cleaners, and Body Glide.       ...
20:32 2019-07-24

A guide to the world’s most stunning gems Sapphire The most famous sapphire engagement ring in recent history was given by Prince Charles to Lady Diana. Nearly three decades later, their son Prince William used the same ring to pop the question to Kate Middleton, now Duchess of Cambridge. Cr...
16:32 2019-05-21

We got it wrong: the Autocar team's misjudged motoring gems Original Cayenne was not warmly received, but the model is now viewed for what it is: a practical Porsche No one gets it right all the time, not even our crack team, who confess their worst errors of judgement Even Autocar's motoring writers are s...
14:00 2019-08-11

The top 10 'hidden gems' for summer vacation home rentals Vacation rental management company Vacasa has identified "undiscovered towns and smaller cities," with a similar look and feel to the Top 10 destinations its clientele favor....
17:32 2019-06-12

Fantasy baseball owners can still find hidden gems at closer The MLB trade deadline has passed, and the dust has settled. It is now your responsibility as a fantasy baseball owner to pick up the pieces and figure out how to put this puzzle together for your second-half run. The fantasy community was not hit as...
21:16 2019-08-04

‘Uncut Gems’ review: The best movie of Adam Sandler’s career This year’s New York Film Festival kicked off with a clear-cut Oscar favorite, Martin Scorsese’s “The Irishman,” and it continued Thursday night with another, more shocking contender: Adam Sandler. You’re not dreaming. Billy Madison, Mr. Deeds,...
05:00 2019-10-05

Dubai's GEMS to meet banks for $1.65 bln refinancing - LPC news service Dubai-based GEMS Education is meeting banks in London and New York this week to discuss refinancing worth $1.65 billion, according to LPC, a fixed income news service that is part of Refinitiv....
10:16 2019-07-14

Gems, Warlords and Mercenaries: Russia’s Playbook in Central African Republic After meddling in the 2016 American election, Russia is using similar tactics in the Central African Republic. But as it sows political chaos, this time it is also seeking diamonds....
17:00 2019-09-30

Kering crown jewel Gucci banks on high-end gems for growth Gucci, the luxury brand that powers most of parent Kering's profits, made its first steps in high-end jewelery on Tuesday with a dedicated store in Paris - part of its bid to expand its reach after a blowout fashion makeover....
22:48 2019-07-02

Uncut Gems review – Adam Sandler shines in frenetic drama A towering performance from the often tiresome actor drives an anxiety-inducing film about a risk-addicted jewelry dealer In Uncut Gems, the Safdie brothers’ anxiety-inducing follow-up to Good Time, we spend over two hours attached at the hip to Adam...
05:00 2019-09-11

Adam Sandler is the jeweler from hell in the anxious, thrilling trailer for Uncut Gems Adam Sandler, he of the wildly disparate filmography—it’s something of a feat for an actor to have both Punch-Drunk Love and Grown-Ups 2 on their resume—returns in what might be his most anticipated role to date. Uncut Gems, the acclaimed new thrille...
15:32 2019-09-24

Watch The Weeknd Fight Adam Sandler In The Intense Uncut Gems Trailer The Weeknd is coming to the big screen! The singer stars in the upcoming Safdie brothers' film Uncut Gems alongside Adam Sandler, which tells the story of a high-end New York City......
01:00 2019-09-25

Fake diamond alert: Don't call lab-made, synthetic gems real, FTC warns Diamonds are mined and if they're lab-created or synthetic, you have to say as much, the FTC is warning jewelers.        ...
16:48 2019-05-28

Pompeii 'sorcerer’s treasure trove' discovered, with bones, skull charms and gems for rituals Archaeologists have uncovered some incredible treasures buried in Pompeii in recent memory, including an ancient fast-food joint, a long-lost fresco and a the buried remains of a racehorse....
07:16 2019-08-14

This is the new Steam Library Take a good look around, folks. This will be the home of your PC video game collection for the next decade or so, if history is anything to go by. The new Steam Library, complete with a fresh hub for events and a redesigned Categories section, will l...
20:48 2019-09-04

Add Hitman 2 To Your PS4 Library For the Best Price Ever Kotaku describes Hitman 2 as a “regrettable party guest simulator” and “a board game you play with yourself,” but however you want to think of it, it’s an excellent video game. And now, you can grab a copy for your PS4 for just $30, an all-time low....
23:32 2019-08-02

Steam’s new library is now in beta Steam has launched its revamped library into beta, which you can opt into here. Valve’s digital store has a giant library, but it can be difficult to navigate. This updated version is supposed to make it easier to find your games. “A good libra...
00:00 2019-09-18

What The Striking GM Workers Really Want The UAW’s biggest topic of concern is clear, new developments in that ongoing UAW probe, additional background information on Nissan’s new CEO and more await you in The Morning Shift of Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019....
18:00 2019-10-09

Never-before-seen J.D. Salinger collection to hit Manhattan library More than 200 items related to reclusive author J.D. Salinger — and never before seen in public — will go on display at the New York Public Library’s main branch this month, The Post has learned. Among the literary artifacts set to go on view will be...
13:32 2019-10-07

Add Five Excellent Switch Games to Your Library For $40 Each Mario Kart 8 Deluxe [Digital Code] | $40 | AmazonSave big on Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Donkey Kong Country: Tropic Freeze, Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition, Super Mario Odyssey and Sid Meier’s Civilization VI digital codes. These are about $10-$20 off ...
17:32 2019-06-12

Who Destroyed the Great Library of Alexandria? The destruction of the great library of Alexandria has been lamented as one of the biggest losses of the ancient world. Nearly one million documents from across Assyria, Greece, Persia, Egypt, India and many other powerful civilizations at the time g...
17:01 2019-06-01

Parents, Get a Library Stool for Your Kitchen For many, this rolling rubber apparatus conjures up visions of your local public library. You might find them sprinkled throughout the aisles (although they have a way of disappearing whenever you need one the most). They’ve got that wider shelf to h...
19:32 2019-05-29

Looks Like UAW Workers Will Be Striking at Midnight Talks between General Motors and the United Auto Workers have broken down and a strike, just before midnight on Monday, is imminent. UAW spokesman Brian Rothenberg told The Associated Press that talks are planned to start at 10 a.m. on Monday but 49,...
12:00 2019-09-16

A New Lincoln Bible, From a Mantel to a Presidential Library The Bible, given to a friend of Lincoln’s after his death, has remained out of sight, passed along from one generation to another, unknown to the vast array of scholars who have studied his life....
03:48 2019-06-20

‘Cinderella’ film feted at Library of Congress WASHINGTON (AP) — The Library of Congress is celebrating the Disney film “Cinderella.” The Thursday evening event featured a costumed princess character, who descended the library steps to the cheers of a crowd of children and adults, inc...
17:00 2019-06-21

Spotify redesigns Your Library to highlight podcasts Spotify is rolling out a redesign of Your Library for Premium users, giving music and podcasts their own sections. Each has three distinct tabs you can tap or swipe between. In Podcasts, you'll have the option to view new episodes for shows you ...
17:32 2019-06-13

‘Sesame Street,’ With Its Five-Decade Library, Moves to HBO Max New episodes will appear on the streaming platform nine months before they are shown on PBS. More than 4,500 shows from the “Sesame Street” library will also be available....
00:32 2019-10-04

I spent way too long playing with the new Steam Library I have a confession to make: I've despised Steam for years now. I just cant stand to look at it – looking like it came out of the '80s the way it does. For all their problems, I'd much rather use Origin, GOG, or yes, even the Ep...
09:32 2019-10-04

A Library Thrives, Quietly, in One of Pakistan’s Gun Markets The Darra Adam Khel Library, less than a year old and with more than 2,500 books, offers residents a respite from the arms bazaar that dominates local life....
12:00 2019-06-18

Two-year-old boy dies in Bronx public library A two-year-old boy died in a Bronx public library on Sunday after possibly choking on a piece of candy, sources said. The toddler was with his older brother at Bronx Library Center in Fordham Manor when he had trouble breathing at around 3 p.m., acco...
06:32 2019-09-16

Patricia Battin, Lightning Rod in a Library War, Dies at 89 A leading librarian who championed high tech, she dueled with preservationists like Nicholson Baker over how best to protect the written word for posterity....
01:16 2019-06-06

Your library's audiobook app now supports Apple CarPlay Digital reading app Libby has for some time allowed bookworms to play its audiobooks through Android Auto. Following an update that arrived today, folks with CarPlay-enabled infotainment systems can listen to the app's books through their setups...
21:16 2019-07-15

Women across Switzerland are striking for equal pay Swiss women are striking en masse on Friday, in a 24-hour nationwide protest to highlight the country's poor record on gender equality and the gender pay gap....
21:32 2019-06-14

Steam’s new, handsome “Library” update is better 16 years late than never Enlarge / While we prefer our "handsome PC game box" collections with gatefold covers and lenticular prints, we're still pretty charmed by Steam's upcoming update. (credit: Valve) As the West's largest source of downloadable computer games, Steam h...
09:00 2019-09-05

These Games Deserve Spots In The Switch Online NES Library By the end of the month, there will be 46 games in Nintendo Switch Online’s NES library. There will be 52 if you count the ones only released for the service’s Famicom library in Japan. While most of the best-known games of that era have already been...
06:48 2019-07-11

No sensation: the new photo library of everyday trans life Struck by the lack of pictures of trans and non-binary people doing normal things, artist-activist Zackary Drucker created a database of free-access images Best known as a co-producer of the TV series Transparent, Zackary Drucker is an artist-activis...
15:16 2019-07-07

Library cancels its Pride Prom after protests against the event A Florida library's Pride Prom was supposed to be a safe space for LGBT youth between ages 14 and 18 to connect with peers and learn about community resources....
06:00 2019-06-30

How the New York Public Library Guards Privacy in the Digital Age The ever-changing digital landscape poses a challenge for libraries: How do they enter this new world while staying true to their public mission and preserving the privacy of patrons online?...
22:16 2019-08-13

Back to school: The audio gear you need in the dorm, library and everywhere else Please enjoy this guide to the speakers, headphones and streaming apps we recommend to students, just one part of our larger 2019 back-to-school series. In addition to top picks in 11 categories -- everything from laptops to smartphones to gaming and...
19:00 2019-07-31

These Major Library Systems Don't Charge Late Fees The Chicago Public Library system and Fort Worth Public Library system stopped charging fines for overdue books and forgave all outstanding fines this week. They join a growing list of libraries that have replaced late fees with a more lenient and fl...
01:32 2019-10-03

Why the New York Public Library Has 7 Floors of Stacks With No Books In Midtown Manhattan, space is prized. But stacks at the library’s main branch are empty because officials say the space cannot protect irreplaceable books from the elements and theft....
17:48 2019-05-21

Google’s TensorNetwork library speeds up computation by up to 100 times Google has open-sourced TensorNetwork, a tensor network library designed in collaboration with the Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics and X.Read More...
04:48 2019-06-05

Sharjah-Based Indian Boy Builds Library For Neighbours The Indian boy is encouraging his neighbours and the rest of the community to use the small library at his home, which he has put together from book donation drives....
12:00 2019-05-23

'Congress can fix this': Judges weigh striking down Obamacare Federal appeals judges in New Orleans are entertaining the idea of striking some or all of Obamacare, appearing uncertain during oral arguments Tuesday over whether Congress intended to toss the entire healthcare law....
11:48 2019-07-10

Striking infrared photographs retell the horror of D-Day At the height of World War II, the US military commissioned Kodak to produce a new type of color film that could capture infrared waves invisible to the human eye. The resulting photographs, taken during aerial reconnaissance missions, allowed allied...
08:48 2019-06-06

Striking UAW reports 'good progress' in talks with GM The UAW's lead negotiator with GM says the negotiations still need to address wages, job security and pension issues.       ...
09:00 2019-10-05

Black Mirror's 'Striking Vipers' Summarized: And I ... Oop! You ever watch a trailer thinking it’ll go one way and then it goes a whole ‘nother way? There’s an entertaining beauty in that, and frankly, it’s my movie trailer style of choice—you know, instead of giving away the entire plot. Either way, trailers...
21:00 2019-06-05

GM reinstates health insurance for striking UAW members GM has reinstated health care for its striking 48,000 United Auto Workers members as the two sides continue negotiations to reach a tentative deal to end the work stoppage, now in its 11th day....
19:00 2019-09-26

GM, striking workers both feel financial pinch With the UAW strike against GM in its third week, workers are living on $250 per week, the company is losing millions and there are parts shortages. (Oct. 1)        ...
20:16 2019-10-01

Corruption probe on striking UAW workers' minds Striking General Motors workers say they wonder about their union’s leadership in the midst of a federal corruption investigation (Sept. 17)       ...
23:32 2019-09-17

GM Backs Down On Cutting Off Healthcare For Its Striking Workers General Motors decides to “do what’s right” after considerable pressure and criticism, Toyota deepens its ties with Subaru, auto workers fear the labor impact of electric cars and more for this Morning Shift of Friday, Sept. 27, 2019....
18:32 2019-09-27

GM restores health benefits for striking workers The flip-flop prompted more criticism from a top union official who said the automaker was "toying with the lives of hundreds of thousands of our UAW families."...
15:32 2019-09-27

A day of striking sows chaos across Hong Kong Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam maintained that she has no plans to resign as protesters filled public parks and squares in several districts in a general strike...
20:32 2019-08-05

Israeli library offers glimpse of old Jewish life in Europe Israel’s National Library has digitized a rare collection of communal ledgers from long-lost Jewish communities of Europe, offering the public a chance to study an era seen as a golden age of Jewish self-governance before the Holocaust...
18:48 2019-06-18

Franz Kafka archive reclaimed by Israel national library Missing author’s papers return to Tel Aviv collection initiated by Max Brod in 1939Israel’s national library has unveiled a missing batch of Franz Kafka’s papers, ending more than a decade of legal wrangling between Israel and Germany over the author...
03:00 2019-08-08

‘The Daily Show’ is bringing Trump’s presidential library — of tweets — to D.C. "The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Presents: The Donald J. Trump Presidential Twitter Library" interactive exhibit is coming to the District in time for the president's 73rd birthday....
20:32 2019-06-04

In a Syrian Town Under Siege, a Secret Library Kept Dreams Alive “Syria’s Secret Library,” by Mike Thomson, tells the story of a hidden book collection in a bombed-out building that functioned as “an oasis of normality” in the midst of war....
14:32 2019-09-28

Spotify's library section gets streamlined with updated mobile interface From today, Spotify Premium users with the latest version of the streaming music app may notice a refreshed and reimagined 'Your Library' section that's been designed to get you to your music and podcasts faster. Spotify Stations lands...
11:16 2019-06-14

Verizon demands $880 from rural library for just 0.44GB of roaming data Enlarge (credit: Verizon) A small library that lends out mobile hotspots is facing a tough budget decision because one of its borrowers accidentally ran up $880 in roaming fees, and Verizon refuses to waive or reduce the charges. The library has an...
03:48 2019-08-10

Florida library’s LGBTQ prom canceled over safety concerns A Florida library canceled an LGBTQ-inclusive prom after receiving threats, fearing objections to the event would jeopardize the safety of those attending....
03:48 2019-06-29

Hugging Face launches popular Transformers NLP library for TensorFlow Hugging Face's Trasformers library with AI that exceeds human performance -- like Google's XLNet and Facebook's RoBERTa -- can now be used with TensorFlow.Read More...
15:48 2019-09-26

New York Public Library cancels Saudi-sponsored event In the wake of Jamal Khashoggi’s murder, charity’s close ties to crown prince Mohammed bin Salman provoked fierce protests from human rights groupsThe New York Public Library has cancelled a workshop for 300 people, after criticism from human rights ...
22:16 2019-09-19

How to Access NASA's Media Library of Videos and Images For Free NASA has a media library full of images, sounds, and video you’re free to use however you’d like, and you can access that massive library for free....
02:32 2019-06-17

Amazon adds 2,500 recordings to the Alexa Skills Kit Sound Library Amazon has expanded the Alexa Skills Kit (ASK) Sound Library with 2,500 new audio clips across 50 categories, up from 400 clips and 14 categories a year ago.Read More...
17:48 2019-06-21

Bandai Namco discounts its Switch library until October 21st The holidays are nearly upon us. For some, that means a whole lot of traveling. Switch owners can stock up on cheap digital downloads during Bandai Namco's publisher sale to stay occupied during flights, long drives and restless nights in lumpy ...
21:00 2019-10-11

Steam’s library overhaul launches with a beta update September 17 Valve Software is planning to launch a major update that will improve the Steam library. This should make it easier to navigate the games you own.Read More...
20:16 2019-09-04

Harry Potter removed from Tennessee Catholic school library FILE – This May 20, 2013, file photo shows a first edition copy of the first Harry Potter book “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” during a photocall organized for the media at the Sotheby’s auction house’s ...
15:32 2019-09-03

Discord is pulling its subscription service's free games library Discord's Nitro subscription service stepped into Steam territory last year when it gave subscribers access to a curated library of games. It only ever offered a fraction of the titles Steam has -- it launched with just over 60, including Super ...
05:48 2019-09-15

Google launches TensorFlow.Text library for language AI models Google today introduced TensorFlow.Text, a new library for training language understanding AI. The news comes days after the beta release of TensorFlow 2.0.Read More...
00:00 2019-06-11

Stunned onlookers watch man set himself on fire inside Iowa library A man walked into the busy atrium of an Iowa public library, doused himself with flammable liquid and set himself on fire before the eyes of horrified onlookers, police said Wednesday. “I will never un-see what I saw,” Mallory Young, 35, of Des Moine...
03:16 2019-09-19

Choose your own price on this giant Arduino eBook training library There are literally hundreds of super-cool Arduino projects that even a newbie can complete with a tiny bit of training. You can get that training plus the step-by-step help to build loads of neat stuff with this Arduino Hacker eBook Bundle. On top o...
14:16 2019-09-21

Yes, I'm striking over the climate crisis. And suing the US government, too | Vic Barrett As one of the 21 young plaintiffs in the Juliana v United States lawsuit, I am inspired by my people’s past to fight for the futureI was born into a world in which my future and my past are uncertain. Born into a world where my inheritance is slippin...
19:48 2019-09-20

Biden, Warren join striking UAW pickets outside GM plants Elizabeth Warren condemned GM making “billions of dollars in profits” even as it closed U.S. plants. “GM is demonstrating that it has no loyalty to the workers of America or to the people of America, their only loyalty is to their own bottom line,” s...
09:48 2019-09-23

Stranger Things Is Getting a Striking New Art Book, and We've Got a Peek Inside A few years back, we shared a gorgeous art book from Printed In Blood paying tribute to John Carpenter’s The Thing. The imprint’s latest release is just as stunning, with art that brings the topsy-turvy world of Netflix’s Stranger Things to vivid lif...
01:32 2019-05-26

The US auto workers union just decided to walk out on GM — here's why they're striking (GM) GM The UAW ordered its membership to strike General Motors on Sunday night after contract negotiations broke down. GM's 46,000 UAW-represented workers could take to the picket lines. The UAW has been bristling for a strike since early 2019, when GM ...
02:00 2019-09-16

Sen. Sanders joins striking GM workers at Detroit plant Bernie Sanders on Wednesday became the sixth Democratic presidential candidate to visit striking General Motors workers since they walked off the job 10 days ago....
22:32 2019-09-25

Former Taliban hostage admits striking wife but says she asked to be hit Joshua Boyle, charged with sexual assault, tells court estranged wife Caitlan Coleman was unfit to parent their four childrenThe Canadian man who spent five years held hostage in Afghanistan with his American wife has admitted striking her with a bro...
05:00 2019-09-11

Trump leans away from striking Iran: ‘How did going in Iraq work out?’ ‘ACT OF WAR,’ NOW WHAT?: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stated the obvious yesterday, referring to last week’s drone and cruise missile attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil infrastructure as “an act of war.” Generally speaking, any time one country deliberat...
02:32 2019-09-20

Trump Focuses on Defending Saudis, Not Striking Iran, for Now The administration is not ruling out military strikes. But for now, President Trump is content to remain within the parameters of defense, not offense....
03:48 2019-09-21

Tiger Woods within striking distance of fifth Green Jacket "Tiger Woods shot his best score at Augusta National since 2011, a five-under-par 67 that lifted him within two strokes of leader Francesco Molinari after the third round at the Masters on Saturday."...
04:32 2019-05-22

Striking Students Tell World Leaders "Do Your Jobs" On Climate Thousands of students took to the streets of Australia and other Asia-Pacific countries on Friday to kick off a global strike demanding world leaders gathering for a UN Climate Action Summit adopt......
16:16 2019-09-20

Why are people striking? The climate crisis explained in 10 charts From the rise and rise of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere to possible solutionsThe level of CO2 has been rising since the industrial revolution and is now at its highest for about 4 million years. The rate of the rise is even more striking – the fas...
04:00 2019-09-20

Why I’m climate striking against Fox News on Friday | Alexandria Villaseñor The news media is society’s alarm clock – it needs to wake us upThis past Saturday, I was among hundreds of activists with the group Extinction Rebellion NYC who protested outside the New York Times headquarters in midtown Manhattan to demand better ...
20:16 2019-06-27

Striking photos show environmental decline along the Ganges There's a dreamlike quality to Giulio Di Sturco's photograph of Hindus preparing to bathe in the Ganges. Taken in soft morning light, the image shows devotees assembled by the river, their figures artfully reflected in its still, sacred waters....
19:48 2019-06-17

Striking students tell world leaders 'do your jobs' on climate Hundreds of thousands of students, office workers and other protesters took to the streets across the globe on Friday to demand urgent action to avert an environmental catastrophe from world leaders gathering for a U.N. climate summit....
14:48 2019-09-20

Former NFL player Aaron Brown accused of striking daughter A former NFL running back smacked his 11-year-old daughter during a scuffle earlier this month in Texas, authorities said. Aaron Brown, 31, who a member of the Cincinnati Bengals’ preseason roster in 2012, struck the pre-teen twice at her paternal gr...
15:16 2019-06-18

Copy of Declaration of Independence makes rare showing at New York library A rare copy of the United States Declaration of Independence has been put on scarce public display in New York City, ahead of the United States' 243rd birthday....
19:16 2019-07-02

Public pressure prompts Ohio library to cancel LGBTQ event NEWARK, Ohio (AP) — Public opposition that included Ohio’s Republican House speaker has prompted a county library outside Columbus to cancel an LGBTQ program for teens. The Newark Advocate reports the Friday event at the Licking County Library ...
21:32 2019-06-01

Apple Arcade’s library includes new Rayman, Pac-Man, and Steven Universe games After its big event today showing off new hardware and more details about the Apple Arcade, Apple has released a list of mobile games for the service.Read More...
09:16 2019-09-11

Margot Robbie Spent Her 29th Birthday In Chanel’s Couture Library For the Chanel Haute Couture autumn/winter 2019 show, Robbie chose classic bouclé separates from the Cruise 2020 collection – Virginie Viard’s first solo work for the house...
23:32 2019-07-02

Library ceremony to honor former Marana educator Bernardino “Dino” Natta MARANA, Ariz – Marana High School will host a memorial ceremony this month to honor Bernardino “Dino” Natta. On Tuesday, Sept. 17, at 1:00 p.m., the high school will honor their former educator with a special library ceremony. Berna...
18:00 2019-09-06

Chicago mayor drops overdue library fees to encourage access Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot is erasing overdue fees for library books and other items to “remove barriers that deter youth and low-income patrons” from reading and other educational activities. Lightfoot announced Monday the Chicago Publ...
22:16 2019-10-01

Building bridges: International Youth Library in Munich celebrates 70 years The world's largest children's library is in Munich. The International Youth Library was founded by a Jewish writer shortly after the end of WWII as a "harbinger of peace."...
18:00 2019-09-20

Israel's national library to share reunited Kafka archive online Israel's national library said on Wednesday it received the last part of a collection of Franz Kafka's writings that it planned to put online, after winning an ownership battle for part of the......
19:16 2019-08-07

GM tells striking union members it will continue their health coverage General Motors had angered UAW members by cutting off health benefits in the early days of the strike, kicking them to the union.       ...
07:00 2019-09-27

Nvidia RTX 2080 Super hands-on: The result when AMD is out of striking distance It's neither bird nor plane, but rather a new RTX Super GPU from Nvidia. Behold: the RTX 2080 Super, shipping as of today. [credit: Nvidia ] ...
15:16 2019-07-23

‘I stopped it’: Inside Trump’s last-minute reversal on striking Iran The president’s abrupt decision to call off retaliation for Iran’s downing of a U.S. drone culminated 24 frenzied hours of public inconsistencies and congressional bewilderment over Trump’s intentions....
04:48 2019-06-22

Warren, Sanders to visit striking GM workers as dispute continues Two major Democratic presidential candidates plan to visit striking General Motors workers in Detroit in the coming days as a five-day-old labor dispute threatens to enter its second week....
01:16 2019-09-21

I Hope Joe Biden Finally Realizes How Much Medicare-for-All Would Help Striking GM Workers Workers with the United Auto Workers at General Motors plants and warehouses nationwide have been on strike for a week. It’s the union’s first national strike in 12 years. On Sunday, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and former Vice President Joe Biden jo...
07:48 2019-09-23

World's biggest Nutella factory blocked by striking workers A factory in northern France that makes a quarter of the world's Nutella has been blockaded for a week. Key ingredients are reportedly running low and the owners have threatened to heavily fine the strikers....
04:48 2019-06-04

US to send troops to Saudi Arabia, hold off on striking Iran WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon on Friday announced it will deploy additional U.S. troops and missile defense equipment to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, as President Donald Trump has at least for now put off any immediate military strike ...
03:32 2019-09-22

| Striking Cameroon players offered extra AFCON bonus Striking Cameroon players will be offered an additional performance-related bonus at the Africa Cup of Nations, Sports Minister Narcisse Mouelle Kombi said....
20:48 2019-06-21

Geelong coach admits Tom Hawkins has 'issue' with striking after AFL ban upheld Cats star to miss preliminary final against RichmondChris Scott says player does not owe him anythingGeelong coach Chris Scott says Tom Hawkins has an issue with throwing a “swinging arm” but the key forward doesn’t owe him anything after he was susp...
10:00 2019-09-17

7 striking photos show how massive the Puerto Rico protests really are Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló has been deep in controversy over leaked text messages containing misogynistic and homophobic language.        ...
21:32 2019-07-23

Striking miners clash with police at Chile's Chuquicamata mine Police fired rubber bullets and tear gas in clashes early on Tuesday with miners striking at Chile's giant Chuquicamata copper mine, as the workers tried to block access to a site operated by state-owned giant, Codelco....
16:32 2019-06-18

Fighting GM puts a financial squeeze on striking union workers While striking workers at General Motors Co's U.S. auto plants continue walking picket lines for a third week to demand better pay and benefits, the financial pressure has mounted for union members like Frank Lee....
05:16 2019-10-04

Israel answers rocket attack by striking Hamas targets Israel Defense Forces struck several targets inside a Hamas military compound in Gaza late Wednesday in retaliation for rocket fire a day earlier, authorities said....
21:16 2019-09-12

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18:32 2019-07-10

This Striking Climate Change Visualization Is Now Customizable for Any Place on Earth When University of Reading climate scientist released his warming stripes visualization for the globe last year, people freaked (in a good way). The minimalist graphic stripped out unnecessary clutter and told the story of global warming in blue and ...
22:48 2019-06-17

British drug discovery firm C4X confident of striking deals Britain's C4X Discovery said on Tuesday it was confident of striking partnership deals for its programmers in therapy areas such as sickle cell, cancer and inflammation, sending the AIM-listed company's shares up 5%....
02:48 2019-10-02

| Striking Zimbabwe doctors defy order to resume work Doctors striking in Zimbabwe for pay hikes defied a government order to resume work on Monday and asked the UN and private businesses to help fund their return to the wards....
11:48 2019-10-08

UAW approves increased pay for striking General Motors, Aramark workers United Auto Workers members currently on strike will receive a pay increase and the opportunity to secure part-time employment beginning Sunday, the union said....
15:32 2019-10-14

Mamata Banerjee Promises Better Security At Meet With Striking Doctors Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today suggested 10-point security measures for safety of doctors in hospitals that would prevent a recurrence of attacks by relatives of patients....
16:32 2019-06-17

Upward Lightning On Guatemala Mountain Captured In Striking Video An amateur photographer has captured a striking video of upward lightning shooting from the top of a mountain. Alyssa Barrundia, a missionary living in Guatemala, filmed the incredible phenomenon at......
14:48 2019-08-06

Striking miners and police clash at Chile's Chuquicamata mine Police fired rubber bullets and tear gas in clashes on Tuesday with miners striking at Chile's giant Chuquicamata copper mine, as the workers tried to block access to a site operated by state-owned giant, Codelco....
20:16 2019-06-18

Trump presidential library should be in Staten Island since borough backed him in 2016, lawmaker says A New York City lawmaker is hoping for a "fair shot" from President Trump after asking him to consider housing his presidential library on Staten Island....
10:00 2019-10-03

Trash, the Library and a Worn, Brown Table: The 2019 College Essays on Money Each year, we ask high school seniors to submit college application essays they’ve written about work, money, social class and related topics. Here are five that moved us....
19:16 2019-05-22

These Key West hotels offer an ‘underwater library’ for book lovers Don’t you just love laying by the pool and reading a good book? What if you could actually be in the pool and continue to read it? Buzz60’s Maria Mercedes Galuppo has more.       ...
18:16 2019-08-22

2 dead, 10 injured, after stolen police car slams into parked cars outside library: cops Two children were killed and about 10 people injured after a stabbing suspect driving a stolen police cruiser crashed into parked cars outside an Ohio public library Monday evening, officials said....
11:00 2019-08-27

Barca join Man Utd in race for striking sensation Haaland - Euro Papers "Erling Haaland scored a hat-trick for Red Bull Salzburg this week and one Spanish newspaper revealed today that Barcelona are one of a whole host of clubs watching his progress - but that they have been tracking him for some time."...
14:00 2019-09-19

Portugal's striking fuel-tanker drivers ready to talk to employers Portugal's striking fuel-tanker drivers said on Wednesday they were ready to sit down with employers, in what appeared to be the first conciliatory gesture in an industrial stoppage that has led to petrol rationing in the busy tourist season....
21:16 2019-08-14

Police arrest striking workers at American Airlines headquarters in Texas Dozens of protesting food service workers were arrested Tuesday outside the Dallas-area headquarters of American Airlines, most for civil disobedience, police said....
00:48 2019-08-14

'Unprecedented Conditions' Will Rule the Oceans This Century, Striking New Report Finds Humans live on land, but it’s the watery parts of the planet that dictate our fate. The frozen ice at the poles and in high mountains and the vast swath of ocean that covers nearly three-quarters of the planet mean this place is primarily earth in na...
21:00 2019-09-25

GM dumped health care for striking workers. That poured gas on fire, expert says UAW members working in everything from scientific research to counter-terrorism pay union dues that help subsidize strike pay for autoworkers.       ...
00:00 2019-09-19

Bernie Sanders thanks striking GM union members for fighting against 'corporate greed' During a visit to a GM plant in Detroit, Bernie Sanders condemned the automaker and other large corporations for their business practices, specifically calling out executive compensation and attempted cuts to health care plans....
21:00 2019-09-25

Portugal government orders striking fuel drivers back to work Portugal's government ordered striking fuel-tanker workers back to work in some parts of the country on Monday after fuel supplies ran low at locations including Lisbon airport despite measures to counter the impact of the walkout....
00:48 2019-08-13

Here's what Trump, his advisers, and the US military were talking about striking after Iran shot down a US drone Drew Angerer/Getty Images President Donald Trump recently had to decide how best to respond to alleged Iranian attacks on Saudi oil sites. He opted for tougher sanctions rather than a military strike. A few months earlier, the president faced a simi...
20:48 2019-09-23

Hunger-striking Greek extremist wins new hope of jail leave ATHENS, Greece (AP) — A lawyer for a Greek far-left extremist jailed for 11 murders says Greece’s supreme court has ordered lower judges to reconsider his request for a temporary leave from prison, which had earlier been rejected. Dimitris Kouf...
12:32 2019-05-23

Ecuador Declares State of Emergency as Striking Workers Block Roads The country’s transit unions began a strike to protest their president’s decision to strip away a $1.3 billion fuel subsidy, which would raise fuel prices....
11:48 2019-10-04

Flowing Wells closed from semi-truck striking utility pole Tucson police temporarily closed Flowing Wells just north of Prince due to an accident involving a semi-truck. Authorities say the semi-truck struck a utility pole and the area will be closed while crews perform repairs. There were no injuries report...
00:16 2019-09-02

Get Back To Work: Mamata Banerjee's 4-Hour Ultimatum to Striking Doctors Mamata Banerjee has issued a four-hour ultimatum to doctors in West Bengal who have been on a protest over an attack on their colleague. The protests have affected services at governmenthospitals......
10:32 2019-06-13

Health Minister Meets Striking Doctors; Asks Them To Join Work Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Friday met doctors protesting against the National Medical Commission Bill and urged them to resume work, saying the legislation is in the interest of doctors,......
18:32 2019-08-02

Russian plane crash-lands outside Moscow after striking flock of gulls A Russian passenger jet flew into a flock of birds then crash-landed in a cornfield just outside a Moscow airport Thursday, according to Russia's Federal Air Transport Agency....
15:48 2019-08-16

Hands-on video highlights Google’s striking new color option for the Pixel 4 We’re most likely still about a month out from the launch of Google’s next flagship smartphone, but leaks have been springing up at a furious pace in recent days. Just last week, we wrote about the first Pixel 4 hands-on video, and in the...
10:16 2019-09-11

Epic discounts entire Game Store library in storewide “Mega Sale“ [Updated] Enlarge (credit: Epic) [Update, May 16: The first ever "Epic Mega Sale" is now live, with discounts of up to 75% on every game in the Epic Games Store catalog through June 13. On top of those sale prices, purchasers receive an additional $10 off ev...
19:00 2019-05-21

Why is New York's most famous library getting into bed with the Saudi crown prince? | Annia Ciezadlo and Matthew Zadrozny Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is going to be sponsoring an event at the iconic New York Public Library. This reputation-laundering shouldn’t be allowed to happenOn 23 September the New York Public Library’s historic main branch – the iconic marble...
23:00 2019-09-18

Black Mirror’s ‘Striking Vipers’ episode is a surprisingly refreshing depiction of future sex This article was originally published on SEXTECHGUIDE, an independent publication that looks at the intersection between sex and technology in a non-explicit, as close to a ‘safe for work’ way as possible – including app reviews, adult VR info, sexte...
19:00 2019-07-08

Striking GM autoworkers seek to undo union deal setting different wage tiers General Motors workers went on strike this week in part to undo an agreement their union, the United Auto Workers, made nearly a decade ago to protect longtime workers at the expense of new ones. New hires at GM make only about half as much as longti...
10:48 2019-09-17

GM switches health insurance costs to union for striking workers; talks continue General Motors Co shifted health insurance costs for its striking workers to the United Auto Workers union as its members walked the picket line for the second day on Tuesday....
17:32 2019-09-17

WRAPUP 4-'Save our future': Striking students demand global climate action Hundreds of thousands of students, office workers and other protesters took to the streets around the world on Friday to demand global leaders gathering for a U.N. climate summit take urgent action to avert an environmental catastrophe....
15:48 2019-09-20

Terrifying video captures a lightning bolt striking the mast of a sailboat in Boston Creative Travel Projects/Shutterstock A video shows lightning striking the mast of a sailboat named Perseverance in Boston on Saturday. Boat owner Drew Plominski said he was on deck preparing the boat for a 363-mile race just 15 minutes before light...
13:32 2019-07-09

GM reverses, will pay for striking union workers' health insurance; major issues remain General Motors Co said on Thursday it will pay for the health insurance of its striking hourly workers, reversing a decision to push the costs onto the United Auto Workers union as officials on both sides said major issues remain to be resolved....
02:16 2019-09-27

General Motors Tells Striking UAW To Hurry Up And Respond To Its Contract Offer: Report The United Auto Workers strike at General Motors goes on, the falling prices of used cars, Toyota’s bet on hydrogen, safety tech doing the opposite of what it’s meant to, and Renault’s new interim chief executive. All of this and more in The Morning ...
16:00 2019-10-11

Watch: Cubs' Albert Almora Jr. distraught after striking child with foul ball Chicago Cubs outfielder Albert Almora Jr. was emotionally distraught after hitting a child in the stands with a foul ball during a win against the Houston Astros....
17:16 2019-05-30

GM stops paying for health insurance for striking union workers; talks continue General Motors Co shifted health insurance costs for its striking workers to the United Auto Workers union as its members walked the picket line for the second day on Tuesday....
01:00 2019-09-18

D-Day veteran's grandson recalls 'vivid' letters of 'striking images' from Omaha Beach After fighting with the Allies on D-Day, Navy sailor Bill Svrluga Sr. wrote letters that "vividly" recounted the horrors he witnessed, his grandson said....
05:00 2019-06-04

Country Music Hall of Famer Garth Brooks to receive the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize Garth Brooks will receive the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize at an all-star concert in Washington, D.C., in March of 2020.        ...
02:48 2019-10-03

Trevor Noah mocks outrage at Facebook over Pelosi video: 'If the internet had no fake videos, it would be the library!' "Daily Show" host Trevor Noah mocked the uproar at Facebook on Thursday night for their refusal to take down a doctored video of Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif, that portrays her as under the influence. ...
03:16 2019-06-01

Albert Almora in tears after striking child with foul ball in Cubs-Astros game Outfielder’s line drive enters stands and hits girlCubs player consoled by teammates after accidentA young fan at Wednesday night’s game between the Cubs and Astros was struck by a foul ball hit by Albert Almora Jr, shaking up the Chicago center fiel...
09:32 2019-05-30

Nadler puts Barr contempt push on hold after striking Mueller report deal House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler announced Monday that he plans to hit pause on efforts to hold Attorney General Bill Barr in contempt, after reaching a deal with the Justice Department for access to evidence related to former Specia...
20:32 2019-06-10

Yes, the South Side Can Have Nice Things: Judge Dismisses Lawsuit That Would Have Thrown Wrench in Obama Library Plans A federal judge on Tuesday dismissed a group of environmentalists’ efforts to stop the Obama Presidential Center from being built inside a public park on Chicago’s South Side....
03:32 2019-06-12

Limpet mine used in oil tanker attacks 'bears striking resemblance' to similar Iranian Mines, US Navy says The limpet mine used on a Japanese-owned oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz “bears a striking resemblance” to other Iranian mines, U.S. Navy officials said....
17:00 2019-06-19

Haitian Foreign Minister calls for development reboot to close ‘striking gap’ between promises and action on ending poverty The future of humanity hinges on full implementation of the 2030 Agenda, if we don't get there, “we may never see the world that ‘we the peoples of the United Nations’ have long been calling for,” Bocchit Edmond, the Minister for Foreign Affairs of H...
05:32 2019-09-29

The Mysterious Midas City: 2,800-Year-Old City with Monumental Facades and Strange Inscriptions A being named Midas has been immortalized in Yazılıkaya, Turkey. Many people think the famous inscription dedicated to this person referred to the king remembered for his ‘golden touch’, but that’s just because the deity associated with the Midas Mon...
08:00 2019-09-11

New York City to unveil largest rainbow pride flag in city’s history New York is coming out in a larger-than-life way this Pride Month, unveiling the biggest pride flag in the city's history on Friday. But it won't be a traditional cloth flag....
00:32 2019-06-13

Massachusetts woman mistakenly signs up for half-marathon in British city with same name as US city A woman from Massachusetts was disappointed after showing up for a half marathon last weekend only realize she accidentally signed up for a race on a different continent. ...
09:00 2019-09-22

California city removes all gendered language like ‘manholes’ from city code NBC NEWS – Berkeley, California is doing away with “manholes” — kind of. The city with a long history of progressivism is moving forward with a plan to remove all gendered language from its city code. Soon, Berkeley will formally re...
02:48 2019-07-19

Maryland man allegedly rams truck into City Hall because city turned off his water after he didn't pay bill A Maryland man was arrested last week after he allegedly rammed his truck repeatedly into the local City Hall building — because the city turned his water off after he didn't pay his bill, according to the mayor....
01:48 2019-09-05

Manchester City Unable To Overcome The Irrepressible Might Of Norwich City In what could end up being the most stunning upset of season, recently-promoted Norwich City took down defending Premier League champions on Saturday, 3-2. The result came on the back of a stellar performance from Norwich’s Finnish veteran Teemu Pukk...
13:48 2019-09-15

Ex-Nebraska City clerk reaches $325K settlement with city NEBRASKA CITY, Neb. (AP) — A former Nebraska City clerk who sued after he was essentially fired by the City Council in 2015 has agreed to a $325,000 settlement offered by the city. The Lincoln Journal Star reports that Arnold Ehlers’ lawsuit sa...
18:00 2019-05-28

Some city leaders oppose Tucson’s sanctuary city measure TUCSON — On Tuesday night, the Tucson City Council officially gave the green light for the “Tucson Families Free and Together” initiative, Prop 205, to appear on the November ballot. The Pima County Republican Party is challenging t...
12:32 2019-08-12

A city suffocating: most polluted city in Americas struggles to change Wood smoke smothers Coyhaique, Chile, in June and July. Yet despite the WHO ranking its air worst in the Americas, residents are reluctant to alter their habitsPhotographs by Claudio Frías“I was born and raised beside a roaring fire,” says Yasna Segu...
07:16 2019-07-17

Norwich City v Manchester City: Premier League – live! Premier League updates from the 5.30pm BST kick-offCity won’t spend big to replace injured Laporte, says GuardiolaAny comments? Email scott.murray@theguardian.com 5.39pm BST 9 min: Stiepermann trundles down the left and gets the better of Walker with...
18:48 2019-09-14

Norwich City 3-2 Manchester City: Premier League – as it happened Norwich stunned the champions at Carrow Road. 7.58pm BST No word from Pep, who is presumably busy kicking Otamendi and Stones around the dressing room like a pair of old socks. So it’s time for this MBM to grind to a halt. Paul MacInnes was our man i...
23:00 2019-09-14

White City Council in Majority Black City Quietly Moves Only Voting Location to Police Station The rapidly gentrifying Atlanta suburb known for banning sagging pants has outraged black residents while likely delighting the state’s vote-suppressing governor by announcing a decision to move the city’s only polling location to the local police de...
02:48 2019-10-09

South Dakota's Rapid City adds Barack Obama statue to its City of Presidents collection The statue is part of the City of Presidents, a collection of life-size bronze statues of every former president in South Dakota's Rapid City.        ...
07:00 2019-07-15

European City Goes Above And Beyond To Be Most Dementia-Friendly City In The World (NBC NEWS) – Right now, 6 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s a number that’s expected to more than double in the next 30 years. Unlike other diseases, there isn’t a single new promising treatment on the horizon. Instead o...
02:32 2019-05-26

Republicans sue City of Tucson in Sanctuary City petition TUCSON –The Pima County Republican Party filed a lawsuit against the City of Tucson challenging its Sanctuary City petition, the party announced Friday. According to a news release, Republicans believe the minimum number of petition signatures requir...
21:32 2019-07-12

Michigan city council candidate says city should be as white ‘as possible’ MARYSVILLE, Mich. — A city council candidate in Michigan said Friday she has no plans to end her campaign after shocking a public forum when she said she wants to keep her community white “as much as possible.” Jean Cramer made the commen...
11:16 2019-08-24

Striking photos show how this weekend's Hong Kong protests escalated into violence with makeshift weapons, water cannons, and tear gas Hong Kong protests became violent over the weekend, nearly three months after protests originally started. In a march in Kwun Tong on Saturday over surveillance concerns, Hong Kong police used tear gas, breaking a 10-day peaceful streak. On Sunday, H...
02:16 2019-08-26

PITCH-DECK LIBRARY: The pitch decks that helped hot startups raise millions Gettty/Neilson Barnard Billions of dollars are invested in startups every year. Whether a startup seeks to raise money from angel investors, venture-capital firms, or other backers, the presentation — or "pitch" — about the business is c...
18:00 2019-08-17

The Feminist Library prepares for fresh chapter at 'loving' new home London's Feminist Library is packed up and ready to relocate to a new home in Peckham, after hundreds of supporters raised more than £65,000 to fund the new move....
11:01 2019-06-09

Inside Disney's Animation Research Library, the repository for 100 years of Disney artwork In managing director Mary Walsh’s words, the Disney Animation Research Library is a massive repository “for all the original artwork that was created for both the short and feature length [Disney] animated films, from the 1920s stuff at the very begi...
04:16 2019-07-19

Your Money: Trash, the Library and a Worn, Brown Table: The 2019 College Essays on Money Each year, we ask high school seniors to submit college application essays they’ve written about work, money, social class and related topics. Here are five that moved us....
15:01 2019-05-21

Lost bears, lost causes and a trip to the library | Séamas O’Reilly For the sake of my sanity, we urgently need a new favourite book for my sonI took my son to the library for the first time last week. This wasn’t so much for his benefit as my own. Despite his newfound passion for story time, he has no real desire fo...
01:00 2019-10-07

In-N-Out can’t explain how mystery burger got to Queens The popular West Coast burger chain In-N-Out said Monday it could not solve the mystery of a New York man who discovered one of its burgers sitting untouched on Queens street. Denny Warnick, the company’s vice president of operations, said in a...
07:48 2019-07-23

2 men gunned down in separate shootings in Queens Two Queens men were gunned down in apparently unrelated shootings just minutes apart Friday night. Tyrell Rice, 29, was found lying on the ground near Rockaway Boulevard and 134 Street with a gunshot wound to the torso around 10:30 p.m., police said....
00:32 2019-09-01

Man with baby struck by car in Queens: cops A man and his baby were hit by a car in Queens Thursday morning, authorities said. The pair were walking near the corner of 147th Street and Union Turnpike in the Briarwood section of Queens when a Toyota making a turn struck them around 9:11 a.m., p...
20:48 2019-09-26

Queens GOP DA candidate admits he’d step aside for Dem The Republican nominee for Queens DA said Thursday that he expects to bow out of the race if the county party decides instead to run a Democrat. Members of the borough’s GOP apparatus are considering putting up centrist former judge Greg Lasak — who ...
23:48 2019-06-27

This Queens hit-and-run offender is not worth chasing Dear John: While driving on the Belt Parkway in Queens, my rear left fender was struck by a woman who never stopped. My wife, a passenger, called 911 and reported the accident. We gave them the make, model and the license plate number of the car that...
04:16 2019-09-08

Why women are flocking to Queens to become strippers It’s the next big thong. Stripper wannabes inspired by Jennifer Lopez’s new hit flick “Hustlers” are flocking to Queens to take up careers in taking it off. Since the movie’s Sept. 13 release, applications at Show Palace — the Long Island City jiggle...
05:00 2019-09-22

Queens man gets 6 months for killing girlfriend’s Shih Tzu A Queens man who intentionally killed his girlfriend’s dog was sentenced to six months in jail on Tuesday. Brando Henriquez was handed the sentence following his guilty plea last week to charges of aggravated animal cruelty, according to the Qu...
01:16 2019-06-19

Man points gun at 1-year-old while robbing woman of $7,000 in Queens A robber in Queens pointed a gun at a 1-year-old girl as he mugged a woman for $7,000, according to police. The unidentified suspect held up the 29-year-old woman — who was carrying her niece in her arms — as she walked into a home near 1...
20:00 2019-09-11

State GOP chair not ruling out running a Dem for Queens DA The newly minted chair of the state Republican Party said Monday he would not rule out running a moderate Democrat against the victor in the too-close-to-call Democratic primary for Queens DA. “In places where you’re very outgunned in terms of enroll...
06:32 2019-07-09

| Anisimova, Swiatek future tennis queens, only 17 Seventeen-year-olds Amanda Anisimova and Iga Swiatek both romped into the third round of the French Open to firmly mark themselves out as future stars....
22:32 2019-05-30

Queens is home to the most ‘sugar daddies’ in NYC: study Hot young folks seeking rich older guys to spoil them rotten should skip Billionaires’ Row in Manhattan and head to Queens, according to a new study. The outer borough is home to the most “sugar daddies” in the city — with 1,308 of ...
01:32 2019-06-11

Man killed after fire tears through Queens home A man died on Thursday night when a fire tore through his Queens home, cops said. The 59-year-old victim was inside a home at 163-53 Mathias Avenue in Jamaica when the blaze broke out at around 8:30 p.m., according to police. Firefighters discovered ...
12:48 2019-09-20

Three gunned down in parked cars in two Queens shootings Three people were gunned down while they were sitting inside parked cars in two separate incidents in Queens Monday evening, police said. The bloodshed kicked off at about 3:45 p.m. when a gunman blasted a 21-year-old man while he was sitting in his ...
14:32 2019-08-27

Cyclist clinging to life after being struck by car in Queens A bicyclist is clinging to life after being struck by a car in Queens early Wednesday morning, cops said. The unidentified cyclist was struck soon after 1 a.m. on Woodhaven Boulevard near the intersection of Jamaica Avenue in Woodhaven, police said. ...
11:32 2019-07-24

Elderly man killed after being hit by car while crossing street in Queens A 75-year-old man died Saturday night when he was hit by a car as he crossed a Queens street, police said. Cops responded to a 911 call around 9:18 p.m. and found the man unconscious after having been struck by a car as he crossed Jewel Ave. near 14...
13:32 2019-09-22

Cops identify elderly man killed by car in Queens The 75-year-old man who was killed while crossing the street in Queens has been identified, police said Sunday. Elou Rakhminov was hit by a car just after 9:15 p.m. Saturday as he crossed Jewel Avenue near 140th Street in Kew Gardens Hills, according...
18:48 2019-09-22

Support for Total Wine & More is waning in Queens A feisty group of mom-and-pop retailers and some flip-flopping legislators are trying to thwart one of the nation’s biggest wine and liquor chains from opening in Queens, The Post has learned. Total Wine & More, which already has one store in Long Is...
05:00 2019-09-06

Man stabbed to death during argument in Queens deli A 32-year-old man died after being stabbed in the chest during an argument at his neighborhood deli in Queens, police said Monday. The victim, Desmond Tillery, was arguing with a man while standing in the doorway of the Day & Night Deli & Grill on Be...
14:48 2019-05-21

Three people struck by gunfire in Queens shooting Three people were struck by gunfire during a shooting in Queens on Sunday night, cops said. The victims — one of which was shot in the back — suffered non-life-threatening injuries when they were struck by bullets at around 8:15 p.m. outside 188-42 M...
05:48 2019-09-23

Masked Queens burglars make off with $10K in jewels A masked man who broke into a Queens home made off with over $10,000 in jewelry, police said Wednesday. The bandit tiptoed around a house near 27th Street and Hoyt Avenue South in Astoria on Aug. 29, wearing a Yankees baseball cap, gloves and a black...
08:32 2019-09-05

Queens lawyer gets 30 months for bribing witness to lie Four nuns, two priests, one bishop and a candidate for Queens district attorney walk into a courtroom… A disgraced attorney who was convicted of bribing a witness to lie for his gangbanger client was sentenced to two and a half years behind bar...
07:48 2019-09-24

Scream queens: inside the world of fangirls The dedication of some female superfans goes way beyond music. Hannah Ewens explores her passion for Courtney LoveIt was a rare, expansive summer in the city – one when your friends were always available, you felt charming, and everyone was attractiv...
20:16 2019-08-18

The Queens District Attorney Race Is a Mess The nail-biter of a race for Queens District Attorney has dragged out for over a week since last month’s New York primary. The big news coming out of the race was what looked like a win for Tiffany Cabán, a young, extremely progressive Latinx attorne...
05:00 2019-07-04

Peruvian, Fortifying and Frank, at Warique in Queens At this Jackson Heights restaurant, the owner Jimmy Lozano shows off his grandmother’s secrets in dishes like pollo a la brasa, a spiced, spit-roasted chicken....
20:00 2019-07-18

Man fatally shot while riding bike in Queens A 37-year-old man was fatally gunned down while riding his bike in Queens, police sources said. The victim was on his way home from the store at about 11:15 p.m. Friday when he was shot multiple times on 229th St. near 144th Ave. in Brookville, polic...
18:48 2019-07-06

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 Ramirez-Cohetero, 51, and her husband, 50, were washing their red Jeep Commander at a gas station on Eliot ...
09:16 2019-08-18

Motorcyclist killed in Queens crash: cops A motorcyclist was killed when he crashed into an SUV in Queens Sunday morning, police said. The 25-year-old was speeding westbound on his 2007 Honda CBR 600 on 83 Street and 31 Avenue in Jackson Heights just before 5 a.m. when he hit a Grand Jeep Ch...
20:48 2019-09-29

3-year-old killed by elderly Queens driver A 3-year-old was killed when he was struck by an elderly driver in Queens on Labor Day morning, cops said. The little boy had run away from his mom and into the street in the 600 block of Virginia Street in Far Rockaway when he was hit by the 73-year...
22:48 2019-09-02

The Rise and Fall of Shaman Queens of the East The word ‘shaman’ conjures up images of Native American medicine men smoking peace pipes, dancing in a trance to drumming around a fire or African sangomas, adorned with leopard skin, throwing dollose bones and shells to divine and drinking beer from...
05:16 2019-06-21

Queens GOP still looking for new Cabán challenger after Katz rejection Queens County Republicans are still searching for a new candidate to take on likely Democratic nominee Tiffany Cabán for district attorney in November’s general election and after Melinda Katz ruled out taking the GOP ballot line, retired prosecutor ...
04:00 2019-07-04

An inside look at the notorious Queens trash house A Queens hoarder’s house is as horrid inside as it is outside, new photos show. Two interior snapshots of the house obtained by The Post show piles of clothes and other junk crammed throughout the notorious South Jamaica hovel, which has become...
05:00 2019-09-07

Queens mom gives birth to someone else’s babies after shocking mix-up: lawsuit A Queens couple that tried for years to get pregnant suffered the mother of all mix-ups once they finally succeeded — giving birth to someone else’s babies, thanks to a bungling Los Angeles fertility clinic, a stunning new lawsuit claims....
07:48 2019-07-07

Queens tot in critical condition after falling out of window A 3-year-old was critically injured when he fell three stories from the window of his Queens home Thursday morning, authorities said. The boy plummeted from the sixth-story window and landed on a canopy on the third floor around 10:30 a.m. at a build...
23:48 2019-06-27

Death of Queens woman ruled a homicide The mysterious death of a Queens woman has been ruled a homicide, police said Friday. Police found Jannifar Richard, 26, of Richmond Hill unconscious and unresponsive in a bedroom at her home on 115th Street near 95th Avenue just before 6:30 p.m. Jun...
22:00 2019-09-27

Queens activist to challenge AOC in Democratic primary A Democratic activist from Queens has announced she’ll challenge Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in a primary for her congressional seat. Badrun Khan, who officially filed her candidacy in July, announced her campaign on Wednesday, according to The Hil...
12:00 2019-09-19

Queens mom gets 4 to 12 years for death of 1-year-old daughter The Queens mom who pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the death of her 1-year-old daughter was sentenced to 4 to 12 years in prison on Thursday. Tina Torabi, 30, was arrested Oct. 3 after cops found daughter Elaina unresponsive with bruises to her hea...
13:32 2019-07-19

78-year-old woman raped in Queens: cops A 78-year-old woman was raped Sunday morning in Queens, cops said. The sexual assault was reported just after 6 a.m. in a house on 148th Street near 241st Street in the Brookville neighborhood, according to police. No arrests have been made, but cops...
21:32 2019-06-02

Queens pill-mill doc gives sobbing court confession The doctor behind one of the biggest pill mills in New York state history bawled Wednesday as he admitted to illegally peddling millions of oxycodone pills out of his Queens pain management clinic. Dante Cubangbang bawled openly as he told Manhattan ...
20:16 2019-10-10

Woman in Queens sets herself on fire in apparent suicide A woman in Queens lit herself on fire in an apparent suicide early Tuesday morning, police sources said. Firefighters received the alarming call about a patient who set herself ablaze at about 1:25 a.m. near 147th Drive and 249th Street in Rosedale, ...
12:00 2019-05-28

AOC turns to DayQuil, VapoRub for Queens Pride Parade WASHINGTON – Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez ​hopped over the counter to get to the Queens Pride Parade​ Sunday — turning to cold medicines to get her out of bed after initially calling in sick. “Couldn’t let this suit go to waste. Thanks t...
06:16 2019-06-03

Here's who RuPaul's Drag Race season 11 queens want to see go after the next crown Drag Race season 11 has come to a close, with Yvie Oddly handily walking away with the crown. With casting for the next season presumably just around the corner, we asked this season’s queens who should be in the competition next year....
23:32 2019-05-31

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 side of the road in Greenwich, Conn., according to reports. The negotiations were revealed in court fili...
09:16 2019-08-18

Man bolts from Queens courthouse after judge revokes his bail A suspect bolted from a courthouse Wednesday after a judge revoked his bail — and he remains on the lam, police said. Tyrell Escobar, 22, was appearing in Queens Criminal Court for a gun possession case just before noon, law enforcement sources said....
12:32 2019-10-03

Murder suspect killed in gunfight with cops in Queens Police shot and killed a man who opened fire on them early Friday in Queens. Cops said the suspect shot a 26-year-old man several times in the torso outside a bodega on Sutphin Boulevard near Shore Avenue in Jamaica at about 1:45 a.m., NYPD Chief of ...
15:16 2019-08-30

Woman shot by police in Queens, cops say she had a knife Police shot and injured a woman who was armed with a knife in Queens Friday night, law enforcement sources said. The shooting happened just after 10 p.m. near 212th Street and Jamaica Avenue in Queens Village, authorities said. Two uniformed cops fro...
09:48 2019-05-25

Pete Alonso, the Giddy Star Rising in Queens Amid another largely frustrating season for the Mets and their fans, the 6-foot-3 rookie slugger has provided both awe-inspiring and lighthearted moments....
09:16 2019-06-10

Queens is crowned nation’s most diverse large county When it comes to diversity, Queens is king. The city borough claimed the highest rate of racial and ethnic variety of all populous counties in the nation, according to a new study of 2017 census data by the website Axios. The news outlet devised an i...
03:16 2019-07-05

Tiffany Cabán’s Queens DA prospects looking even worse today Queens district attorney candidate Tiffany Cabán’s last-ditch bid to get disqualified votes counted in the razor-thin Democratic primary was all but sunk Wednesday as a judge wouldn’t commit to counting them. That news came a day after the Boar...
00:32 2019-08-01

Hit-and-run suspect in fatal Queens crash busted: cops The hit-and-run driver who fled the scene of an accident that left a Queens man dead was arrested Tuesday, the NYPD said. Kevin Dennard, 35, is accused of fatally striking the 65-year-old homeless man in the intersection of Rockaway and Brookville bo...
01:48 2019-10-02

Man arrested after Queens woman fends off would-be rapist: cops A woman walking home from a Queens bus stop was attacked by a man who threw her to the ground and tried to rape her before she fought him off, police said Thursday. The 37-year-old victim was walking near Beach Ninth Street in Far Rockaway around 10:...
03:16 2019-07-05

Shocking video shows car in flames on Queens parkway Shocking video shows a car engulfed in flames on a Queens roadway. The silver minivan went up in flames shortly after noon on the Cross Island Parkway near Northern Boulevard in Little Neck, an FDNY spokesman said. Footage from the incident shows bla...
07:48 2019-05-26

Queens woman busted over fatal butt lift A Queens woman who allegedly performed a fatal butt lift procedure and fled the country to England four years ago has been brought home to face justice after a years-long extradition battle. Donna Francis, 38, injected silicone she bought on Ebay int...
03:32 2019-08-17

Man questioned in connection to fatal Queens fire: sources Police were questioning a man Wednesday evening in connection with a suspicious fatal fire in Queens, according to police sources. The fire broke out at about 11:15 p.m. Tuesday on the first floor of a house on 219th Street near 89th Avenue in Queens...
08:32 2019-09-05

Body of baby discovered in grass outside Queens park An infant’s body was discovered in the grass Tuesday morning outside Crocheron Park in Queens, police said. The approximately 3-month-old baby, whose gender was not immediately available, was found around 7:50 a.m. outside the Bayside park in a grass...
17:16 2019-06-18

Queens ISIS wannabe identified as Awais Chudhary The 19-year-old man charged with plotting an ISIS-inspired knife attack in Queens will appear in court on Friday. Awais Chudhary was arrested Thursday after exchanging text messages with undercover agents about carrying out the attack, sources said. ...
01:48 2019-08-31

Gregory Meeks rips top Dems for Queens DA endorsements Rep. Gregory Meeks slammed Sens. Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren on Wednesday for their endorsement of insurgent candidate Tiffany Cabán in the race for Queens district attorney. “I don’t know who they spoke with, but clearly they did not speak w...
04:48 2019-06-20

A Whirlwind, Round-the-World Food Tour of Queens Amazon passed on it, and few travelers stop there, but New York City’s most diverse borough has sights worth seeing and restaurants that put it at the center of the city’s foodie universe....
11:48 2019-07-01

Queens police officers rescue kitten from car grill Officers from Far Rockaway’s 101st Precinct had their hands full early Saturday with a particularly feisty fella who squirmed his way into a place he didn’t belong....
01:48 2019-07-07

Child among those killed as fire rips through Queens home A raging fire tore through a Queens home early Sunday, leaving two people dead — one of them a 7-year-old girl, according to authorities. In total, two people were killed — the little girl and a 50-year-old woman — and another two teens injured when ...
21:32 2019-07-21

28-year-old woman murdered in her Queens apartment: cops A woman was found dead in her Queens apartment in what police are now calling a murder, authorities said Monday. The woman, 28, was discovered inside her one-room Astoria apartment on Steinway Street near 28th Avenue on Sept. 5 after a 911 tipster re...
23:16 2019-09-09

Mom whose embryo was wrongly implanted in Queens woman tells all Weeks of legal wrangling and a secret courtroom proceeding left Anni Manukyan and her husband Ashot afraid they’d never see the son they didn’t initially know they had....
03:32 2019-07-14

Spooky Queens artist says neighbors are the real nightmare Who’s the monster now? A quirky Queens artist whose neighbors reported him to cops for hanging a zombie-like mannequin outside his home is suing the neighbors for $50 million, claiming they are haunting him with surveillance cameras and bogus domesti...
07:16 2019-09-26

Police seek man in violent rape in Jamaica, Queens Police Saturday released the name and photo of a man they say raped and brutally attacked his female acquaintance inside his Queens home this week. The shaken victim was only able to escape by jumping out the window, cops said Saturday. Michael Hosan...
09:32 2019-06-02

Queens woman dies when fire tears through home A woman died after a fire broke out at a Queens home Tuesday night, fire officials and sources said. The woman was on the first floor of the home on 219th Street near 89th Avenue in Queens Village when flames tore through the house at about 11:15 p.m...
13:00 2019-09-04

Mayor Pete has New York moment before Queens event A 2020 Democratic president hopeful and mayor was more than an hour late for a campaign appearance in Queens on Wednesday — Mayor Pete Buttigieg was stuck in traffic. As Rep. Gregory Meeks updated the crowd at LaGuardia Community College about ...
00:16 2019-05-23

Queens NYPD commander calls in stolen car during morning run A Queens police precinct commander proved Saturday morning that New York’s Finest are never off the job — by busting a trio of alleged car thieves during a day-off jog. Capt. John Hall, 42, the top cop at the 111 Precinct in Bayside, was on a m...
13:32 2019-09-22

Queens doctor hit with lawsuit from widow for her husband’s overdose The Queens doctor imprisoned last week for illegally peddling about a million pills — including powerful prescription narcotics that led to three patient deaths — has now been hit with a lawsuit from a victim’s widow demanding restitution...
11:00 2019-09-19

Woman in critical condition after Queens head-on crash A woman was critically hurt Saturday morning when she was riding in a car that was struck head-on in Queens, according to authorities. The vehicles collided around 3:35 a.m. on Vernon Boulevard near 36th Avenue in Astoria, police said. The 38-year-ol...
23:32 2019-07-13

AOC drums up support for Queens DA candidate Tiffany Cabán Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Sunday drummed up support for Queen’s District Attorney candidate Tiffany Cabán at a rally ahead of this week’s primary. Hundreds of people flocked to Travers Park in Jackson Heights for the afternoon even...
05:48 2019-06-24

Queens Democratic machine threatened by AOC but refuses to change If the Queens Democratic establishment was badly rattled by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s stunning victory against incumbent and kingmaker Joe Crowley last year, then a largely ignored civil court race this summer shook the city’s most power...
06:48 2019-10-06

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 Avenue and Linden Boulevard, lost control of his 2008 Honda Accord and crashed just before 4 a.m., acc...
00:16 2019-08-05

Queens pol pushing bill to save specialized HS exam Hit the books, Mr. Mayor! A Queens state senator has introduced legislation that repudiates Mayor Bill de Blasio’s controversial push to scrap New York’s specialized high schools admissions exam. Instead, Sen. Leroy Comrie is proposing the creation o...
05:32 2019-06-17

18-wheeler shreds parked car in Queens while attempting turn A truck driver took out a fire hydrant and tore up a parked car while attempting to turn onto a Queens street where big rigs are forbidden, video shows. In the footage posted on Facebook, the 18-wheeler ricochets back and forth between a Toyota Matri...
05:48 2019-09-14

Ocasio-Cortez back behind the bar at Queens event this week New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Tuesday took shots at “silver spoon classists” who want her to go back to bartending — as she announced she planned on doing just that at an event later this week. The bartender-turned-congr...
05:00 2019-05-29

Man struck by 7 train in subway tunnel between Manhattan, Queens A man was hit by a Manhattan-bound 7 train in the tunnel between Manhattan and Queens, the MTA said. The incident happened around 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, according to MTA officials. It’s unclear to MTA and police what the unidentified man was doing in the...
20:00 2019-10-08

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 residents up in arms. “I am angry and frustrated,” said Farida Ghani, 75, a longtime resident of the 66-un...
11:32 2019-08-12

Queens cop adopts kitten after rescuing it from drainage system An animal-loving Queens cop has a new addition to the family after rescuing a quartet of kittens while on the job — and taking one home with him as a pet. New cat dad Officer Rich Wong said he and his partner, Officer Shawn MacDowell, were sitting in...
01:16 2019-06-12

Perv groped teen on F train in Queens: NYPD Cops are looking for a man who they say grabbed and rubbed the inside of a teen girl’s thigh on the subway in Queens. The man, believed to be in his 30s, allegedly groped the 16-year-old on a Manhattan-bound F train at around 4:30 p.m. on May 1...
00:16 2019-05-29

Two-year-old girl falls from second floor of Queens building A 2-year-old Queens girl fell from a second floor window that was left open during the heat wave, police and sources said Monday. The girl’s father had just finished giving her a bath in their apartment on 26th Ave near College Point Blvd at ab...
16:48 2019-07-22

Former Queens teacher behind $71M ticket scam gets 2 years in prison A Ponzi schemer who admitted to looting over $70 million from clients in an attempt to keep his ticket-selling business afloat was spared major prison time and sentenced to just two years behind bars Friday. Manhattan federal court Judge Paul Engelme...
00:00 2019-09-07

THE ONLINE MORTGAGE LENDING REPORT: How banks are striking back against Quicken Loans and other digital-first lenders in the $9 trillion US mortgage market This is a preview of THE ONLINE MORTGAGE LENDING REPORT from Business Insider Intelligence. 14-Day Risk Free Trial: Get full access to this and all Fintech industry research reports. Despite the mortgage space representing the largest US lending ma...
03:16 2019-10-13

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 was arrested and charged with murder. Video obtained by The Post shows William Rivas, 39, laying on ...
07:32 2019-08-09

Queens councilman wants to trade parking spots for bike lanes in LIC With cyclist fatalities on the rise, a City Councilman from Queens wants to blanket Long Island City with protected bike lanes — a proposal that could likely cost the neighborhood hundreds of parking spots. “We have got to understand that...
06:32 2019-08-01

Queens hoarder worried fortune of jewels, cash will end up in trash The super hoarder who turned her Queens street into Filth Avenue could have been living on Easy Street — with the $10,000 cash and $30,000 in jewelry she had hidden in her immense piles of trash, a neighbor claims. Carmine Bhimull claims she st...
00:48 2019-09-08

Parolee who allegedly raped elderly Queens woman arrested A 30-year-old parolee was busted Monday for the rape of a 78-year-old woman in Queens over the weekend, police said. Ryan Bayard is accused of breaking into the elderly woman’s home on 148th Street near 241st Street in the Brookville just after...
01:01 2019-06-04

FDNY firefighter busted for pummeling man over Queens parking spot His hero status went up in smoke. A firefighter hailed less than a week ago for saving a man from a burning Queens building was arrested Saturday for clobbering a stranger during a fight over a parking spot, police said. Gilberto Martinez III, 34, ho...
02:16 2019-06-09

AOC fighting to block massive booze store from her Queens district Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is fighting to block a massive booze retail store critics call the “Walmart of Liquor” from opening on her turf in College Point, Queens. The firebrand freshman congresswoman, whose opposition helped scare Amazon from op...
16:00 2019-09-19

Longtime aide in Queens DA office entitled to $319K pension It pays to prosecute crime. A former longtime top aide in the Queens District Attorney’s Office was entitled to receive a maximum pension of $319,494, according to a new report from the Empire Center for Public Policy. Eileen Sullivan, 67, served as ...
14:32 2019-09-06

Cuomo — at odds with AOC — defends backing Katz in Queens DA race Gov. Andrew Cuomo defended his endorsement of Melinda Katz for Queens District Attorney in a proxy battle with Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who is backing an insurgent Democratic socialist candidate, Tiffany Caban....
09:00 2019-06-05

‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ queens sashay to Las Vegas residency Watch out, Mariah, Cher and Lady Gaga — some bigger divas are set to slay on the Las Vegas strip. A gag-worthy collection of “RuPaul’s Drag Race” villains and victors will bring some shade to sunny Sin City during a residency at the Flamingo Las Vega...
20:16 2019-09-07

'My favorite murder': killer queens of the true-crime podcast By blending murder and self-help, comedians Karen Kilgariff and Georgia Hardstark have created a cult podcast – and their legions of fans now call themselves ‘murderinos’Karen Kilgariff and Georgia Hardstark are not your average agony aunts. For a st...
15:32 2019-06-02

Queens Junior ROTC cadets get two years for disturbing hazing The Queens Junior ROTC cadets who tormented their younger peers in a disturbing hazing ritual — and branded one student’s butt with a clothes iron — have been sentenced to two years in prison, officials said. The students, whose names wer...
08:32 2019-06-29

Queens DA candidate jabs AOC-backed opponent’s lack of experience Queens Borough President Melinda Katz on Sunday attacked the lack of experience of other competitors in the borough’s District Attorney race — seemingly a pointed dig at her key rival, AOC-backed Tiffany Cabán. “How does one run such a hu...
05:48 2019-06-24

Feds charge three locked-up MS-13 members with 2017 Queens slay Three reputed MS-13 members who are already behind bars on previous charges have been hit with a new indictment alleging that they knifed a 16-year-old rival gang member to death in a park in Queens — and left his body there to be discovered by...
03:48 2019-09-13

Here are some words of inspiration, courtesy of the queens of RuPaul's Drag Race If you woke up today feeling shitty about yourself, let the queens of RuPaul’s Drag Race’s eleventh season lift your spirits up with some words of inspiration....
21:32 2019-05-23

Suspect killed in gang-related gunfight with cops in Queens NYPD cops killed a thug who opened fire on them early Friday shortly after he blasted a man in a drug- and gang-related shooting in Queens, authorities said. The suspect, identified by law enforcement sources as 27-year-old Stephen Gillard, shot a 26...
01:48 2019-08-31

Queens Catholic school teacher claims she was fired for being single A Catholic-school teacher claims she was singled out for being single. Andrea Puma, 34, says the principal of Our Lady of the Snows in Floral Park, Queens, demanded that parents and teachers “never” communicate outside of school, then fired her after...
00:32 2019-09-01

Footage shows a gangbanger gun down rival in a Queens drive-by shooting Dramatic video obtained by The Post shows the moment a gangbanger in a BMW fatally shoots a rival in Queens. The footage shows a white BMW pull up next to a white Dodge Charger near Springfield Boulevard and 140th Avenue in Laurelton around 4 p.m. Mo...
23:48 2019-08-29

Another disturbing ‘dead baby’ doll tricks medics in Queens The false alarm marked the second involving a fake baby in the borough since June 18, when cops and medics were fooled into thinking a tiny figure in a Bayside park was a rotting corpse....
04:00 2019-07-04

El-Erian named new president of Queens' College, University of Cambridge Mohamed El-Erian, the chief economic adviser at Allianz and one of the world's most widely followed economists, was named on Tuesday as the new president of Queens' College, a constituent college of the University of Cambridge, England....
16:16 2019-05-28

Queens taekwondo instructor charged with raping his 12-year-old student A Queens taekwondo instructor was arrested for sexually assaulting and raping one of his 12-year-old students, officials announced Wednesday. Hector Quinchi, 36, allegedly “engaged in sexual conduct” with the young girl during lessons at ...
20:16 2019-10-10

Fatally shot teen’s body dumped in Queens intersection A Queens man was shot to death and his body dumped in the street two blocks from his home Wednesday, police said. A passerby spotted the corpse of 19-year-old Jay Patel at 268th Street and 83rd Avenue in Glen Oaks at about 1 p.m. and called 911, auth...
20:16 2019-10-10

Cops: Teen busted trying to bring loaded gun into Queens school A 16-year-old was busted with a loaded .38-caliber pistol in his backpack at a Queens high school Thursday morning, police said. The student, whose name wasn’t released because he’s a juvenile, was walking through the metal detectors at J...
09:00 2019-09-27

Maniac attempted to abduct 3-year-old girl in Queens: cops A suspected maniac tried to abduct a 3-year-old girl off a Queens street on Tuesday and held a knife to a woman’s neck after running into her house while making his getaway, police sources said. The suspect, identified by sources as 29-year-old Leste...
08:48 2019-05-22

Off-duty FDNY lieutenant busted in Queens for drunk driving An FDNY lieutenant was arrested for drunk driving in Queens after he crashed his SUV, police said Friday. George Hopkins, 51, was off-duty and allegedly driving drunk shortly after 8:50 p.m. Thursday when he crashed his Kia Soul in the area of Homela...
01:32 2019-07-13

Man steals 10 jars of tomato sauce from Queens store: cops A man broke into a Queens grocery store and ran off with 10 jars of tomato sauce, assaulting security on his way out, cops said Saturday. The thief snuck into the basement of a Food Universe grocery store on 75th Street near 31st Avenue in Jackson He...
10:16 2019-08-18

Which judges do the Drag Race queens think they could beat in a lip sync battle? In honor of the season finale of Drag Race, which airs next Thursday, we caught up with the queens of season 11 to find out who from the judging panel they think they could beat in a lip sync battle....
01:16 2019-05-25

Elderly woman sexually assaulted in Queens home: cops An elderly woman was sexually assaulted early Wednesday by a stranger in her Queens home, police said. The 74-year-old told authorities she had just gotten out of the shower around 12:45 a.m. when she heard a knock at the door of her apartment on 38t...
18:48 2019-07-17

Queens ISIS wannabe busted for plotting knife attack A 19-year-old was arrested by federal authorities in Queens on Thursday for allegedly plotting to carry out an ISIS-inspired knife attack in the borough, law enforcement sources said. The suspect, who lives in Jackson Heights but was not immediately ...
15:16 2019-08-30

AOC endorses Queens candidate, testing her political influence on New Yorkers Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., has thrown her support behind District Attorney candidate Tiffany Caban who, like her, was perceived as an insurgent progressive challenging establishment candidates....
20:16 2019-05-22

Queens woman shot by police hit with menacing, knife charges A Queens woman who was shot in the abdomen by police on Friday night — allegedly after threatening them with a knife — has been charged with menacing a police officer and criminal possession of a weapon. Lydia Spicer, 49, of Queens Villag...
07:48 2019-05-26

Man breaks into AOC’s Queens offices, sprays cops with fire extinguisher An unhinged trespasser broke into the empty Queens, campaign offices of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Saturday, and barricaded himself into a closet before cops hauled him out. The man, whose name was not released by police, was emotionally distur...
10:16 2019-06-16

Man who set fatal Queens fire staged a sex assault to frame ex-boyfriend The man who torched a Queens home — killing himself and two others — was busted days earlier for staging a home-invasion sex attack that he hoped would get his ex-boyfriend arrested, police and law enforcement sources told The Post. David Abreu Nuñez...
01:32 2019-07-13

Queens neighbor fight becomes real life horror story A dispute between neighbors in Kew Gardens has become a real-life horror story — as a Queens man has decorated his yard with a Halloween-like monster mannequin that has left his next-door neighbors scared to enter their own home. “It̵...
04:16 2019-07-10

Mysterious ‘untouched’ In-N-Out burger found lying on Queens street This isn’t a nothingburger. A New York man found a pristine In-N-Out double double sitting untouched on a Queens block — and told The Post on Sunday that he’s in “shock” over the case of mystery meat. “It genuinely...
16:48 2019-07-22

Cops nab man accused of sexually assaulting elderly Queens woman Police busted the man who tried to rape an elderly Queens woman in her apartment during a terrifying home invasion earlier in the week, authorities said Saturday. Rodrigo Escamilla, 27, was arrested around 7:30 p.m. Thursday after an anonymous person...
00:48 2019-07-21

Cliffside Park, N.J.: A Brooklyn and Queens Vibe in Bergen County With easy access to the city but more affordable housing, the borough draws a range of residents — even some who thought they’d never leave New York....
22:48 2019-07-10

Queens mom latest fatality reported at Dominican Republic resort A “vibrant” Queens mom of four is the latest fatality to be reported at a Dominican Republic resort — where she died within hours of coming down with a mystery stomach illness. Donette Edge Cannon, 38, visited the embattled tourist destin...
21:16 2019-06-21

Big fluffy bunny named Thumper rescued by Queens cops It was a hare-raising rescue. A big, fluffy bunny was spotted on the loose in Queens early Friday — so cops hopped into action and saved the cottontail. “Hey everybody, we found a horse….correction — a HUGE bunny!” the 103rd Precinct in Jamaica...
00:32 2019-06-22

Queens hoarder claims trash covering home is just recycling She is an eco-friendly hoarder. The Queens woman who has turned her home into a trash-filled eyesore with garbage piled up to the second-story says that the state of her residence is just fine and that she doesn’t understand why her neighbors complai...
01:16 2019-09-05

Queens woman sexually assaulted by man dressed as construction worker: DA A man dressed as a construction worker sexually assaulted a woman during a home invasion at her Howard Beach apartment and at one point forced her to make a sick choice — get smothered with a pillow, have sex with her 21-year-old son or let him...
04:48 2019-09-21

Robert De Niro backs $400M ‘vertical village’ in Queens Starchitecture meet star power. Scandinavian architect du jour Bjarke Ingels has been tapped by a development group that includes Robert De Niro, his son real estate broker Raphael De Niro, film producer Jane Rosenthal and “immersive studio dev...
01:48 2019-09-21

Man charged with murdering his elderly roommate in fatal Queens fire A man was charged Wednesday night with setting the blaze that killed his elderly Queens roommate, police said. Rampersaud Persaud, 49, is facing murder and arson charges for allegedly killing Bibi Jasmin, 63, at their shared home on 219th Street near...
08:32 2019-09-05

Wash-out at Queens’ Club means Murray’s comeback delayed LONDON (AP) — Andy Murray’s comeback has been delayed after rain washed out the entire day’s play at the Queen’s Club grass-court tournament for only the third time in 18 years on Tuesday. Murray, who is competing in the doubles alo...
23:16 2019-06-18

‘Dead baby’ found in Queens park appears to be hoax Cops claimed to have found a dead baby Tuesday morning outside Crocheron Park in Queens — but police sources now say it was just an “extremely realistic” doll in what appears to be a hoax. “The doll was created to look like it was decompo...
17:32 2019-06-18

Homeless man accused of attacking Queens boy was a ‘ticking time bomb’ The homeless man who randomly attacked a 6-year-old Queens boy, leaving the child in critical condition, was a “ticking time bomb” with a violent past, according to police sources and court records — and even his own family says he should...
13:16 2019-10-12

Fatal Queens house fire set by ‘unstable’ man who was staying there: sources An “unstable” Queens man set fire to the home he was staying at Wednesday, killing himself and two others — including a 6-year-old girl — as they were spending the day with their family, police sources said. David Abreu Nunez, 24, had bee...
04:48 2019-07-11

Cuomo: Low turnout aided AOC favorite Cabán in Queens DA primary Gov. Andrew Cuomo insisted Democratic socialist Tiffany Cabán’s apparent win in Tuesday’s hotly contested primary for Queens District Attorney is thanks to low turnout and nothing more. Of the 766,107 enrolled Democratic voters in the borough, ...
18:32 2019-06-27

Hero unclogs sewer to help clear flooding on Queens highway If you see something, do something. One woman in Queens took action Monday night to help alleviate severe flooding that closed all lanes on the Long Island Expressway near Francis Lewis Boulevard. Daphne Youree exited her car and grabbed an orange co...
07:48 2019-07-23

Magazine stalwart ASME bolts to Queens in office move Hell no, they won’t go. The American Society of Magazine Editors, which has long shared office space with the MPA, the Association of Magazine Media, will be heading across the East River to Queens when the MPA pulls up stakes and moves its HQ to Was...
04:32 2019-09-25

THE ONLINE MORTGAGE LENDING REPORT: How banks are striking back against Quicken Loans and other digital-first lenders in the $9 trillion US mortgage market - CLONE This is a preview of THE ONLINE MORTGAGE LENDING REPORT from Business Insider Intelligence. 14-Day Risk Free Trial: Get full access to this and all Fintech industry research reports. Despite the mortgage space representing the largest US lending ma...
04:00 2019-09-29

'Sanctuary city for the unborn': All-male city council in Texas town bans most abortions Waskom, Texas, has no abortion services available, but supporters of the measure wanted to prevent a clinic from being able to open in the city.        ...
22:01 2019-06-13

ISIS-inspired Queens women plead guilty to NYC bomb plot Two terror fangirls from Queens who went gaga for al Qaeda and ISIS — including one who carried around Osama bin Laden’s photo — copped to bomb-building charges Friday that could land them in prison for up to 20 years. Noelle Velentzas, 31, and Asia ...
13:16 2019-08-24

Homeless man picks up 6-year-old, throws him onto concrete in random Queens attack A homeless man with a history of mental illness randomly attacked a 6-year-old boy in front of his grandparent’s house in Queens on Thursday afternoon, seriously injuring the boy, police and sources said. The child was sitting on the steps of his gra...
11:32 2019-10-11

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez backs fellow democratic socialist for Queens DA Justice may be blind — but it’ll be seeing red if Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has anything to say about it. The rising lefty star, whose district straddles The Bronx and Queens, endorsed longshot candidate and fellow democratic socialist Tiff...
01:16 2019-05-23

Times Square terror plot suspect is lone wolf from Queens The suspect arrested for allegedly plotting to detonate explosives in Times Square is a Queens man who acted alone, law-enforcement sources told The Post Friday. The man, whose name wasn’t immediately released, allegedly spoke about wanting to attack...
16:16 2019-06-07

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 many messages when he sent that number to his estranged wife in that span of a year — calling it “har...
07:16 2019-08-06

Queens granny struck by stray bullet discharged with slug still in neck A grandmother who was struck by a stray bullet in Queens left the hospital on Saturday, worried sick about the slug still lodged in the back of her neck — and mad as hell at “the kids” who opened fire during a fight on a residential...
03:32 2019-07-14

Nasty bacteria at Queens beach tested five times higher than last year Call it barf beach. A stretch of a Queens shore infamous for sewer-spillover bacteria has been swamped this summer by germs that can cause stomach troubles and other health problems. Swimmers at the private Association Beach on Little Neck Bay in Que...
11:32 2019-07-14

Three people, including 6-year-old child, dead in Queens house fire Three people, including a 6-year-old girl, were killed when a fire tore through a two-story home in Queens on Wednesday, sources said. The victims died in the blaze that started in a residence on 93rd Street in East Elmhurst, Queens at about 4 p.m., ...
04:48 2019-07-11

AOC-backed candidate Tiffany Cabán concedes defeat in Queens DA race Queens district attorney candidate Tiffany Cabán conceded defeat Tuesday night — six weeks after the Democratic primary election that pitted her against the establishment-backed Queens Borough President Melinda Katz. “We terrified the Democrati...
08:16 2019-08-07

Queens pol’s brother connected to frat hazing death may have to pay legal fees Chun “Michael” Deng, 19, was forced to run, blindfolded and loaded down with a backpack filled with 30 pounds of sand, while other members of Pi Delta Psi repeatedly tackled him to the ground in a hazing ritual dubbed “Glass Ceiling.”...
01:48 2019-10-06

Inside Queens’ laid-back, tuneful finch singing competition About 60 men, mostly Guyanese immigrants, flocked to Phil Rizzuto Park in Richmond Hill with handmade wooden cages holding their prized seed finches, repeating a ritual carried out every warm-weather weekend for decades....
05:48 2019-06-24

AOC-backed Tiffany Cabán hopes to rock the establishment in Queens DA race A young public defender with the endorsement of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in the Queens DA race hopes to rock the borough’s Democratic machine. Tiffany Cabán’s campaign has become a test of whether the AOC effect will last into the 2020 elections...
03:48 2019-06-16

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 funeral service — as his young daughter’s gut-wrenching cries pierced the funeral parlor. Echeve...
23:16 2019-08-21

‘French’s or Gulden’s’: Ballot in Queens DA race hinges on yellow stain Queens district attorney candidate Tiffany Cabán couldn’t cut the mustard Tuesday in her effort to invalidate ballots cast against Borough President Melinda Katz. Jerry Goldfeder, the lawyer for public defender Cabán , in attempting to dispute ...
01:16 2019-08-07

8 charged with running mail-order opioid business from Queens warehouse Eight defendants have been arrested and charged with distributing “millions” of misbranded opioid pills imported from India, including Tramadol, and mailing them out to customers in what the feds describe as a large-scale operation being run primaril...
10:16 2019-09-13

Theft of 7 slot machines in Queens may be linked to illegal gambling scheme Four men raided a Queens apartment this week and ripped off seven slot machines from the home, which cops are probing as an illegal gambling operation, authorities said Friday. The robbery happened just after 4 a.m. Tuesday at the apartment at 35th A...
16:32 2019-09-13

What Tiffany Cabán's Likely Win in Queens Means for the Future of Criminal Justice Reform 31-year-old public defender Tiffany Caban is projected to be the Democratic nominee for district attorney in a borough home to almost 2.4 million people....
20:00 2019-06-27

Elderly women grazed by stray bullets fired into their Queens home Two elderly women were grazed by bullets in their Queens home after a gunman opened fire during a fight on the street outside, police said. The innocent bystanders, both believed to be in their 70s, were inside their house on 136th Avenue near 220th ...
13:48 2019-06-06

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 victim was in the area of Tuskegee Airmen Way and 157th Street in Jamaica shortly before 2:45 a.m. Sunda...
09:48 2019-08-21

Rotting body and maggots found in reeking, junk-crammed bus in Queens Police made a grisly discovery inside a reeking, junk-crammed old school bus in Queens on Friday morning — the body of a man who may have been living on board, officials and neighbors said. The unidentified body was found inside the dilapidated...
08:48 2019-07-06

New York man accused of plotting ISIS-inspired terror attack in Queens A Queens man was arrested Thursday and accused of plotting a terrorist attack with a knife on behalf of the ISIS terror group, federal prosecutors announced Friday....
07:00 2019-08-31

Return of the drama queens​: From Killing Eve to Big Little Lies - TV is all about revived and revenging women High-fashion assassins, Californian power parents and a dystopian sisterhood — the best TV shows are back this week, with female stars and powerhouses behind the camera...
17:00 2019-06-13

Lead paint found in dozens of classrooms at Queens special-needs school The just-released citywide test results showed PS 9, the Walter Reed School, in Maspeth, had the most peeling or deteriorating lead paint of any school in Queens....
00:32 2019-09-01

The Week in Arts: Tom Hiddleston in ‘Betrayal’; Beck Takes the Stage in Queens A Marvel star lands at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theater, Beck and Cage the Elephant bring their tour to Forest Hills and ‘Lodge 49’ returns for a second season....
18:32 2019-08-10

Graphic security footage captures gang-related shooting in Queens A wild, graphic new video shows the moment a gangbanger shoots a 26-year-old man outside a deli in Queens. The disturbing video, obtained exclusively by The Post, captures 27-year-old Stephen Gillard firing his 9mm multiple times around 1:45 a.m. on ...
18:16 2019-09-02

Queens prez Melinda Katz rules out taking GOP line in DA race Katz all she wrote! Queens Borough President Melinda Katz said Tuesday she will not seek the Republican Party line to challenge Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s soft-on-crime district attorney nominee in the November election. The decision makes Tiff...
02:16 2019-07-03

Cops bust man in Washington state for hours-long Queens rape Police busted an accused rapist in Washington state nearly a month after he violently sexually assaulted a woman in Queens over a six-hour period, officials announced Friday. Michael Hosang, 53, was arrested Thursday in Bellingham, Washington, and i...
20:32 2019-06-22

Domestic violence call leads to weapons stash bust in Queens Cops uncovered a stash of weapons — including an Uzi submachine gun — from a Queens home when they responded to a domestic violence call this week, police said. Officers were responding to a domestic assault at 39-year-old Gabriel Smith’s...
09:32 2019-06-02

De Blasio’s Brooklyn-Queens streetcar plan faces funding woes Mayor Bill de Blasio’s $2.7 billion streetcar plan to connect the Brooklyn and Queens waterfronts appears headed on a road to nowhere. Reps from the city’s Department of Transportation and Economic Development Corp. testified before a City Council ta...
00:16 2019-05-31

Teen cyclist killed in Queens amid rash of NYC bike deaths A 14-year-old cyclist was struck and killed by a private sanitation truck in Queens on Saturday — bringing the number of accidental bike deaths this year to 21 — more than double the number killed in 2018, authorities said. Mario Valenzuela, of Astor...
05:00 2019-09-22

Cuomo backs Queens DA candidate Melinda Katz with planned fundraiser Gov. Andrew Cuomo is jumping into the hotly contested Queens District Attorney’s race and holding a fundraiser for local machine favorite, Queens Borough President Melinda Katz....
01:01 2019-06-04

FDNY says damaged air conditioner cord caused fatal Queens fire The Queens blaze that killed a mother and her 7-year-old daughter was caused by a damaged air conditioner cord, the FDNY said Monday. The two-alarm fire erupted on Sunday morning at the 117th Street home in Richmond Hill, leaving dead Siliva Umana, 5...
19:48 2019-07-22

Missing Queens teen Victoria Grabowski found safe in London A teenage girl from Queens who went missing over the weekend — sparking an international search — was found in London Wednesday, police said. Victoria Grabowski, 16 — who may have been lured to England by an older man she met online — was unharmed wh...
07:32 2019-08-29

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 SPA 37th Avenue near 93rd Street in Jackson Heights at about 7 p.m. and stabbed his wife several time...
07:16 2019-08-08

Cops hunt gray-haired burglar targeting Queens homes A silver-haired thief has robbed at least six homes in Queens — with the polo shirt-wearing perp pushing in A.C. units to break into residences, cops reported. The suspect, who remains unidentified, was captured on home surveillance video ringi...
23:16 2019-07-14

Trump relished rally chant, Ocasio-Cortez tells constituents in Queens U.S. Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said on Saturday that President Donald Trump relished a chant by the crowd at a campaign rally this week that called for a Democratic congresswoman to be sent back where she came from....
03:00 2019-07-21

Queens rehab program under investigation faces closure amid opioid crisis A taxpayer-funded drug treatment program in Queens will be shuttered unless it gets new management, sources told The Post. The state Attorney General’s office and the state Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services are investigating the J-CAP...
03:48 2019-06-16

Private Queens beach club closed over anti-Semitic, racist graffiti A private beach club in Queens closed its playground during the Labor Day weekend after anti-Semitic and racist graffiti were scrawled on the property in what authorities are investigating as a hate crime. The Silver Gull Beach Club in Breezy Point n...
22:48 2019-09-02

'We gotta keep fighting and yelling': New York drag queens on the legacy of Stonewall – video On 28 June 1969, a police raid at the Stonewall Inn, a gay bar in Manhattan's Greenwich Village, sparked a rebellion against discrimination – and proved the catalyst for the modern LGBTQ rights movement. Performers Lady Bunny, Peppermint and Sasha Ve...
20:48 2019-06-20

Tiffany Cabán cuts Melinda Katz’s lead to just 16 votes in Queens DA race Lefty insurgent Tiffany Cabán cut party favorite Melinda Katz’s lead in the neck-and-neck Democratic primary race for Queens District Attorney to just 16 votes Friday — as their campaigns geared up to battle over 100 tossed provisional ballots ...
08:48 2019-07-06

Mike Anderson finishes St. John’s staff with Queens native Steve DeMeo Mike Anderson’s staff is now complete, and it is heavy on experience. The new St. John’s coach made his last assistant coach hire by bringing aboard Steve DeMeo on Thursday, sources told The Post. DeMeo, a Queens native who attended Cardozo High scho...
03:16 2019-05-31

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 New York, authorities said Thursday. Jermaine Orr, 18, was arrested on Wednesday for gunning down Ange...
10:00 2019-08-23

Queens DA race heats up as Tiffany Cabán eyes rejected provisional ballots The dramatic seesaw in the Queens DA race has Tiffany Cabán's campaign eyeing the roughly 2,500 rejected provisional ballots subject to a Friday Board of Elections hearing as one way to claw back into the lead....
03:16 2019-07-05

Family seeks $10M for baby-slash horror in Queens ‘birth-tourist’ center A year after three newborns were brutally slashed by a berserk nanny at a Queens care center, two of the babies are with family back in China — and the third, who suffered two deep cuts to her face, is now lead plaintiff in a $10 million lawsui...
00:48 2019-10-11

Graphic security footage captures deadly gang-related shooting in Queens A wild, graphic new video shows the moment a gangbanger shoots a 26-year-old man dead outside a deli in Queens. The disturbing video, obtained exclusively by The Post, captures 27-year-old Stephen Gillard firing his 9mm multiple times around 1:45 a.m...
20:32 2019-09-01

De Blasio knew of Maspeth HS alleged grade-fixing but failed to act: Queens councilman Mayor de Blasio was personally alerted to evidence of grade-fixing and fraud at Maspeth High School in mid-August, but ignored pleas to remove the school’s allegedly crooked leaders before the new school year....
16:00 2019-09-29

Queens principal who passed kids through bogus online classes finally ousted A Queens principal who was busted years ago for graduating failing kids via bogus online classes has finally been ousted — after he was accused of turning a blind eye to an assistant principal allegedly bedding teachers. Hillcrest HS principal David ...
05:16 2019-08-15

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 landmark — has been changed to promote a new partnership that the soda company announced recently. R...
09:48 2019-08-21

Tiffany Cabán will turn Queens into the world’s biggest brothel, critics worry Tiffany Cabán, a democratic socialist, has vowed to decriminalize prostitution in the borough and also give a free pass to cathouse owners and customers....
07:32 2019-06-23

Kanye West’s ‘Jesus Is King’ heads to IMAX after surprise Queens show Kanye West is coming to the really big screen. IMAX has announced that they will be screening a film tied with Kanye West’s upcoming album “Jesus Is King.” The news comes on the hip-hop heels of the rapper’s surprise outer-bor...
20:00 2019-09-30

Melinda Katz stunningly takes lead over Tiffany Cabán in primary for Queens DA Queens Borough President Melinda Katz is now leading lefty insurgent Tiffany Cabán in the Democratic primary for Queens district attorney — a stunning reversal of fortunes after the race went into a paper ballot count with Cabán ahead by more than 1,...
05:48 2019-07-04

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, police sources said. Surveillance video of the robbery shows a man wearing a dark bandanna over his face ...
07:16 2019-08-08

Authorities arrest a Queens resident for allegedly plotting an ISIS-inspired attack Authorities have arrested a 19-year-old man who they say texted undercover agents that he planned to conduct a terror attack in the name of ISIS in Queens, a law enforcement official said Thursday....
18:16 2019-08-30

Rory Lancman drops out of Queens DA race, endorses rival Melinda Katz In a stunning move mere days before the election, Rory Lancman announced Friday that he’s dropping out of the Queens district attorney race to endorse rival Melinda Katz. The decision was just as much about old-school Queens Democrats circling the wa...
00:32 2019-06-22

Queens residents shocked ‘quiet’ neighbor charged in Times Square terror plot The Queens man charged with hatching a disturbing plot to shoot up Times Square is a “quiet” guy whom neighbors barely knew, they said on Friday. Residents of the predominately Muslim neighborhood in Jackson Heights were floored to learn ...
02:48 2019-06-08

Off-duty NYPD officer found dead in Queens, force's ninth suicide this year A veteran officer with the New York Police Department was found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound Wednesday, becoming the ninth officer this year to commit suicide....
08:16 2019-08-15

Video shows moment gunman opens fire in broad daylight on Queens street This is the moment a gunman sprayed bullets on a Queens street in broad daylight this week. Cops released video Friday showing the man standing and firing at least eight rounds from the middle of the street at 141st Avenue and 183rd Street in Springf...
19:16 2019-06-01

‘Google him,’ NYPD widow urges as Queens street renamed in honor of slain husband It’s hardly the prettiest block in New York City. Still, a block of 172nd Street in Jamaica, Queens now has a new, and some would say sacred, name — “Detective Keith L. Williams Way” — and the slain officer’s widow...
17:00 2019-09-15

Queens rehab sends recovering alcoholics to deliver booze to ‘chubby-chaser’ convention An alcoholic trying to get sober at a notorious Queens rehab says a director there arranged a job for him and another patient — delivering booze and sex toys to a gay chubby-chaser convention....
01:32 2019-06-30

Queens Park Rangers deny that youth player spat to provoke racist abuse • Rangers have contacted Fifa over incident in Spain• AD Nervión president admits his player made remarkQueens Park Rangers have rejected an allegation from the president of AD Nervión that one of their under-18 players spat in the face of an opponen...
12:48 2019-08-16

Woman jumps from window to escape brutal 6-hour rape in Queens, suspect on the loose _____ The New York Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a man accused of brutally raping a female acquaintance multiple times at his home in Queens. The woman, who is 29, jumped out of a window to escape. Michael Hos...
23:16 2019-06-02

East Elmhurst fire: Houseguest torched Queens home because he was asked to leave: sources A man who was taken in by a Queens family when he needed a place to stay returned the kindness with unspeakable horror — setting the home ablaze in a gasoline-fueled inferno that not only killed him but also two of his host’s family members, in...
22:32 2019-07-11

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, 33, was found at the Kamway Lodge & Tavern in Elmhurst at about 8:30 p.m. Wednesday by police officers...
22:16 2019-08-22

Progressive outsider Tiffany Cabán concedes in Democratic primary race for Queens district attorney Tiffany Cabán has conceded the race for the Democratic nomination to be the next district attorney of Queens County, New York, after the race was too close to call following the June election....
23:16 2019-08-07

Now You Can Build Your Own Windows 2-in-1 Slapping the term STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and math) on a toy, even one with questionable educational value, has become a popular way for companies to convince parents a product is worth buying their kids. That’s rarely the case...
20:48 2019-06-19

Build your own IT pro toolbox If you're in the business of repairing PCs, smartphones, or tablets, then you need the right tools to help you get the job done in a fast, efficient, and safe way. Here are a selection of tools that you need that will make your job -- and life -- eas...
15:16 2019-08-03

Should we build cities from scratch? With another 2.5 billion urban dwellers predicted within the next 30 years, should we expand existing cities? Or is there a case for starting afresh?Do you live in a city planned from scratch? Share your storyPeople have been building new cities from...
11:00 2019-07-10

Using algorithms to build a map of the placenta The placenta is one of the most vital organs when a woman is pregnant. If it’s not working correctly, the consequences can be dire: Children may experience stunted growth and neurological disorders, and their mothers are at increased risk of blood co...
12:32 2019-10-03

What type of website are you looking to build? Deciding on the type of website you’re making right from the outset can save you plenty of time in the long run. Because if you spend time and effort on making a certain type of site, only to be forced to try and turn it into something entirel...
17:48 2019-06-12

How to build a spelling bee champion As a tutor, what makes the National Spelling Bee so fulfilling is that it represents the culmination of dozens of hours of study spent practicing these skills with my studentsThe Scripps National Spelling Bee is an object of curiosity and bemusement....
16:16 2019-05-28

We build a lithium-ion car battery EV battery production is the new frontier of the automotive industry, but how are they made? We open our chemistry set to find out Opportunities like this one don’t come around very often. Here, Autocar has the chance to build its own lithium ion el...
11:48 2019-10-13

Build your own $20,000 Windows 10 workstation Got a few tens of thousands of dollars burning a hole in your pocket? Here is a high-performance Windows 10 workstation that will be able to chew through any job you throw at it....
22:48 2019-06-14

| Djokovic in low key Wimbledon build-up Novak Djokovic says he had decided to skip playing a Wimbledon warm-up tournament this year inorder to rest and recover from a long clay-court season....
17:16 2019-06-19

How to build the ultimate value campervan Inspired by recent kite-surfing adventures. We let our imagination run riot to create the perfect SUV antidote Last year, I spent a week kite-surfing in Sicily. Needless to say, I was about the oldest person at the kite-surfing centre and was surrou...
18:00 2019-07-31

Here’s what we need to build our first moon base Half a century after humans first walked on the moon, a number of private companies and nations are planning to build permanent bases on the lunar surface. Despite the technological progress since the Apollo era, this will be extremely challenging. S...
03:48 2019-08-07

How Lexus is using tea and origami to build your next car You tend to think of most modern production cars as being far from hand built. High-volume components are punched out or moulded before being assembled with lots of robots and a few technicians on a constantly moving production line. It’s not ...
22:00 2019-06-19

It Took Over 400,000 Lego Bricks To Build This Car For both Lego and Forza fans, one of the coolest things on stage during yesterday’s Microsoft E3 2019 press conference was a full-scale Lego brick McLaren Senna, punctuating the announcement of Forza Horizon 4's Lego Speed Champions expansion. It...
19:48 2019-06-10

How to build an innovation hub that’s actually innovative Innovation hubs created by corporations have grown in popularity in the past decade. But with a growing number of failed innovation hubs helping fuel the criticism they have garnered over the years, it makes one wonder if that criticism is warranted ...
18:48 2019-08-07

Use the Jobs You Hate to Build Your Career If you’re stuck in a job you don’t like, don’t quit right away. Instead, ask yourself how you can use your current position to help you build the next stage of your career....
22:48 2019-09-04

Pagani CEO: “We will build V12 hypercars until 2026” Cinque was meant to be the last Zonda but more specials followed 2022 Huayra successor will sit alongside firm's first all-electric model, and the brand isn’t ruling out an SUV Horacio Pagani, the founder of Italy’s most extravagant hypercar maker...
14:32 2019-08-27

N4T Investigators: Border Build – UPDATE TUCSON – We have an update on a story the News 4 Tucson Investigators broke earlier this year about a construction project right along the border in Santa Cruz County. Despite calls from several environmental groups to stop the project, it is n...
14:32 2019-05-31

Will GM Build The New Chevrolet Trailblazer In America? GM has been taking a political beating lately, from the President, from unions, from baseball stadiums, and in the press over the recent closure of several plants, the layoffs of thousands of U.S. workers, and a continual shift to production outside ...
06:00 2019-05-30

Ford confirms it will build a car using VW's EV architecture What was once rumored is now official: Ford is going to use VW's electric car platform, called MEB, for some of its own battery-powered vehicles. The announcement builds on the "global alliance" that the pair announced back in January. Ford says...
23:48 2019-07-12

With Wix, anyone can build a website—save over 70% today CNET calls Wix "the clear frontrunner in the race for website builder dominance" -- and you can find out why with a one-year subscription that’s currently 74 percent off with this TNW Deals discount offer....
19:32 2019-09-25

Bentley boss: "We're in a rush to build an EV" Bentayga plug-in hybrid kickstarted brand's electrification plans But CEO Adrian Hallmark warns that technology won't meet customer expectations until at least 2025 Bentley is “in a rush” to build an electric car, but the technology to do it credi...
19:32 2019-07-06

Toyota To Build New Plant In Myanmar Toyota Motor Corporation will be building its first vehicle production company in Myanmar where it will locally produce the Hilux from February 2021. The announcement comes after other carmakers like......
05:16 2019-06-02

From Inclusion to Support: How to Build a Better Workplace At the New Rules Summit, hosted by The New York Times, participants working in groups proposed changes to create equitable environments in the workplace. Here are the topics, quotations from group leaders and takeaways....
14:32 2019-06-17

Pagani CEO: we will build V12 hypercars until 2026 Cinque was meant to be the last Zonda but more specials followed 2022 Huayra successor will sit alongside firm's first all-electric model, and the brand isn’t ruling out an SUV Horacio Pagani, the founder of Italy’s most extravagant hypercar maker...
04:48 2019-08-27

40,000 human skeletons used to build church Kutná Hora in the Czech Republic is home to a Roman Catholic church decorated with grisly remains exhumed in the 15th century. Find out the strange story of the Sedlec Ossuary, aka the "Church of Bones."...
22:16 2019-06-10

Sony wants to build a wearable ‘air conditioner’ This is certainly one way to beat the heat. Sony, via its experimental First Flight program, is crowdfunding a wearable “air conditioner” known as the Reon Pocket that people could wear as they deal with high temperatures. According to a ...
19:32 2019-07-31

FCA to invest $788M to build new 500 EV in Italy FCA installed the first robot for production of the future 500 electric vehicle assembly line at its historic plant in Turin, Italy, which will produce 80,000 units a year....
21:48 2019-07-11

GE to build F/A-18 engines for Kuwait, U.S. Navy General Electric Co. received a $24.8 million contract to build engines for F/A-18 fighter planes of Kuwait and the U.S. Navy, the Defense Department announced....
00:48 2019-06-22

You can build a healthier startup without VC money As a startup founder, it may be hard to imagine not going the VC route. But you could me much better off over the long term if you go it alone instead.Read More...
02:16 2019-08-04

We Need to Build Up ‘Digital Trust’ in Tech Opinion: Framing our concerns with tech as issues of privacy or responsibility focuses narrowly on symptoms, not on the systemic issue—we need digital trust....
20:16 2019-05-28

Can you build a gaming PC at Best Buy on Black Friday? When I was growing up, Best Buy was pretty much never really a place you could go to build a new PC. Sure, you could capitalize on some Best Buy Black Friday deals to pick up a new hard drive if you were running out of storage, but you could never us...
02:16 2019-10-13

How to build a smart dorm room Make the most of your small space with smart home appliances! Here's how to build your very own smart dorm room.       ...
23:48 2019-08-05

Toyota to build new SUV, rather than car at Alabama plant Toyota Motor Corp said on Wednesday it will build a new sport utility vehicle at a $1.6 billion joint venture assembly plant in Alabama rather than produce Corolla cars....
19:00 2019-07-10

Babies who use eye contact more likely to build up vocabulary Researchers looked at 12-month-olds’ vocalisations, gestures and gazes, and at how caregivers responded Babies who frequently communicate with their caregivers using eye contact and vocalisations at the age of one are more likely to develop greater l...
07:32 2019-09-12

How to Build a Personal Brand Without Being a Dick Strategist, podcaster, and influencer-for-good Aminatou Sow talks about confronting trolls, building a brand, and using her considerable clout for positive things....
18:48 2019-05-28