August 6, 2022

Man sentenced for slashing stranger who wouldn't share his cigarette outside mall

A Bronx man was sentenced Friday to seven years behind bars for slashing a smoker outside a Westchester County mall who refused to share his cigarette, prosecutors said. 

An emotional day for these NFL Hall of Fame inductees

Tony Boselli, Sam Mills, LeRoy Butler, Bryant Young, Richard Seymour, Cliff Branch, Dick Vermeil and Art McNally were in this year's class.

New York team step closer to Little League World Series dream

With the win, Massapequa Coast beats out Toms River East, a frequent little league giant that once featured former MLB All-Star Todd Frazier.

Westchester private school student killed in hit-and-run by municipal worker

Christopher Jack “CJ” Hackett, 16, a student at Archbishop Stepinac, was riding a scooter in Yonkers when he was hit by a cargo van driven by a DPW worker, police...

Jordan Montgomery gets revenge on reeling Yankees

Trading away Jordan Montgomery has already hurt the Yankees.

Oklahoma father kills his three children before turning gun on himself

The three victims were all under the age of 7, according to authorities. Their names and genders were not disclosed.

Max Scherzer, Pete Alonso propel Mets to key doubleheader sweep over rival Braves

The NL East cannot be won in August, never mind in one series, even if it is five games. But the Mets are at least giving themselves a little more...

Zas' '$ynergy' headache: Can David Zaslav’s new Warner Bros. Discovery deals work?

And who knows? Maybe Zas' streaming business might soon pick up. Suffice to say, the company’s bankers couldn’t care less because they will make money ­either way.

Less Joe Biden is just fine with Democrats

For American voters, the less they see of Joe Biden, the more they like him.

A historic long shot wins Hambletonian

Coming from a baseball background, Scott Farber had a perfect name for the yearling he brought for $100,000 in 2020. Hall of Famer and Negro leagues legend Cool Papa Bell...

US veterans are being healed through 'Meat Therapy BBQ'

Jason Wilson started a Meat Therapy platform to help vets. His company, Meat Therapy BBQ, is based in Texas.

Here's what nearly $200M of cocaine looks like

Police have released photos of an eye-watering haul of 1,543 pounds of cocaine found hidden on a cargo ship docked in Sydney’s Port Botany.

Weird pregnancy trend emerges from zodiac sign obsession

Parents are timing their pregnancies to coincide with desirable zodiac sign birth months.

COVID's second death toll damns our 'experts'

COVID has killed a million-plus Americans, but the disastrous US policy response — blunt-instrument shutdowns and endless fear-mongering — has inflicted its own terrible toll.

Ketchup, mayo ice cream flavors being offered to London consumers

Some people in London are trying some rather unique "cupboard classics" ice cream flavors as they endure the hottest summer ever.

'Shouldn't we free people in America?': Elon Musk's scalding take on Biden's push to free Brittney Griner

"If the president is working so hard to free someone who is in jail in Russia for some weed, shouldn't we free people in America?" the Tesla CEO asked on...

First foreign-flagged ship arrives in Ukraine since start of war

Ukrainian Infrastructure Minister Oleksandr Kubrakov said the Barbados-flagged general cargo ship Fulmar S was in the port of Chornomorsk.

NFL star addresses 'irritating' injury

Matthew Stafford downplayed the significance of his elbow injury after demonstrating just how little it's holding him back in practice with the Rams.

Arrests made as pro-choice, anti-abortion protesters clash outside NYC Catholic church

Pro-choice picketers and anti-abortion protesters clashed Saturday outside a Catholic church in Manhattan, leading to several arrests.

Nearly 2,000 NYPD cops quitting before getting full pensions -- a 71% jump from 2021

NYPD Police Benevolent Association President Patrick Lynch said the so-called "voluntary quits" are driving the "stampede."

Yankees' outfield issues aren't going away

ST. LOUIS — It seems as if the Yankees have replaced Joey Gallo in the outfield with … Joey Gallo. With Gallo now with the Dodgers, Andrew Benintendi went 1-for-23...

Harris, Dems push climate, energy, tax bill through initial Senate hurdle in 51-50 vote

The House, where Democrats have a slender majority, could give it final approval next Friday when lawmakers plan to return to Washington.

Post-deadline saves strategy for fantasy baseball owners

Closer movement is always harrowing for fantasy baseball owners, as a Raisel Iglesias owner can attest.

New York native bringing baseball to Ukraine war victims

Jordan Baltimore remembers the smiles. The joy. The enthusiasm.

Docs vs. jocks: 'Bachelorette' star prefers these guys after working as nurse & NFL cheerleader

"Naturally, I dated my fair share of doctors, definitely every specialty,” said the 31-year-old Gabby Windey currently starring in Season 19 of ABC's "The Bachelorette."

Road rage: Video shows crazed man hit car with boomerangs, destroy window over vaccines

Dramatic footage shows a strange and terrifying road rage incident in which a shirtless Australian man smashes a car mirror and window before berating the occupants over vaccines.

Minor league team's firework show goes horribly wrong

It happened with too much of a bang.

Man, 59, arrested after fatal NYC homeless shelter stabbing

The victim, 62, was stabbed once in the torso following a dispute, cops said. He was rushed to Lenox Hill Hospital and pronounced dead.

New York's slimy educrats strike again with Regents question that cannot be named

In the aftermath of May's tragic Buffalo mass shooting, the entire history Regents test was scrapped on the grounds that one question on it could “compound student trauma.”

Anne Heche's life of tragedy, triumph and trauma before near-fatal crash

Anne Heche's bizarre California car crash is not the first time the actress has faced a serious fork in the road.

Trump tells 2022 CPAC he'll 'never ever stop fighting for you'

"You are the loyal defenders of our heritage, culture, our Constitution and our God given rights. You never stop fighting for America and I will never ever stop fighting for...

Brighton an underdog worth betting in EPL Week 1

Brighton is priced as a steep underdog to Manchester United, providing plenty of value.

Brian Daboll treasures 'humbling' first Giants moment

Coaches get so locked into that process that they don’t often break away and appreciate the small things for the big things they really are.

Yankees great reopens baseball clinic and in awe of 'extraordinary' Ohtani

Matsui smiled and gave a thumbs up to the kids and their parents. Ten years after he retired from baseball, “Godzilla” can still go deep.

CUNY program director posts photo taken in classroom -- without pants

When reached by The Post on Saturday, J. Michael Steele denied the photo was of him. He would not say who it was and hung up.

Victims ID'd in Pennsylvania house fire that killed 10 family members

The victims have been identified as Dale Baker, 19; Star Baker, 22; David Daubert Sr., 79; Brian Daubert, 42; Shannon Daubert, 45; Laura Daubert, 47; and Marian Slusser, 54.

'Weapon anywhere': Giants new WR could make vet a salary cap cut

Is there a place for Richie James with the Giants?

Family of Rikers Island inmate who died in custody sues for $20 million

The family of a Rikers Island inmate who died after choking on an orange slice at the jail complex is suing the city for $20 million.

St. John's big man putting in the work to fill leadership void

Everything about Joel Soriano screams out “leader.”

House GOP leader McCarthy: Hunter Biden probe will expand to what US intel chiefs knew

“They should come in and talk to us," McCarthy said in an exclusive sitdown with The Post. "You’d want to ask these individuals what did they know and when."

Jets get visit from Pro Bowl offensive tackle

Free agent offensive tackle Duane Brown, a five-time Pro Bowler, visited the Jets on Saturday, a source confirmed.

Fighting in Ukraine shifts as Russian troops advance in south

“Russia’s war with Ukraine is about to enter a new phase, with the heaviest fighting shifting to a roughly 350km front line stretching southwest from near Zaporizhzhya to Kherson, paralleling the...

David Peterson, Francisco Lindor power Mets to Game 1 win

After nearly coming all the way back from an eight-run deficit Friday night, the Mets made things much easier for themselves to start Saturday’s doubleheader.

Trump dominates CPAC presidential straw poll

Former President Trump handily won the CPAC 2024 straw poll, remaining the first choice for the presidential nomination.

Stolen bodega cat returned to its owners at Brooklyn deli

Abdulmajeed Albahri, one of three owners of the bodega, said he was reunited with Boka at 5 a.m. Saturday when he arrived an hour before the store opened for the...

MLB's 'cure' for the game is only making things worse

The great pity of it all is that this never had to be.

Elon Musk challenges Twitter CEO to 'public debate' over bots

Elon Musk on Saturday challenged the CEO of Twitter to a "public debate" over how the social media company counts fake accounts and spam bots.

Letters to the Editor — Aug. 7, 2022

Joe’s declineJohn Podhoretz concludes with a quote from “Huck Finn”: “We been there before” (“Biden’s Decay,” PostOpinion, July 30). Despite former President Donald Trump’s brash style, the United States lived...

'Bullet Train' speeds to top of box office with $12.6 million opening night

The moneymaking flick — which The Post called "a sexy, bloody crime comedy — is already projected to enjoy a $30 million weekend debut.

Dan Goldman pours $1 million of fortune into his House campaign

Congressional hopeful Dan Goldman is reportedly worth between $64 million and $253 million according to financial disclosure reports.

Giants rookie lineman suffers torn ACL

What looked to be a significant injury Friday night turned out to be the case for rookie guard Marcus McKethan.

First gun: Hunter Biden drops trou on why he's obsessed with naked penis selfies

Hunter Biden said his obsession with naked selfies featuring his "9-inch very big penis" was a result of "body dysmorphia," according to a rambling screed found in the notes of...

Neighbor thought Anne Heche 'was burned up and gone' while trapped inside fiery car

"I was convinced she was burned up and gone," David Manpearl, who lives nearby and was the first person on the scene.

Panthers plan to drag out their Baker Mayfield-Sam Darnold decision

The Panthers don't plan to decide on their starting quarterback until at least after the second preseason game against the Patriots.

Yankees, Mets fans can find solace here during streaming-service games

When I was growing up, the locals weren’t on TV every single game. In 1975, WOR Channel 9 telecast 100 Mets games. WPIX-Channel 11 did 90 Yankees games.

LI congressional frontrunner had billionaire couple cover at least $50K of college payments

Nassau County Legislator Josh Lafazan, a Democratic frontrunner in the Aug. 23 primary for the seat representing Long Island’s northern shore, apparently got a hefty student loan.

Biden tests negative for COVID, will isolate until 2nd test shows no virus

The 79-year-old President Biden will continue to isolate at the White House until a second negative test, his doctor said in his latest daily update.

Real fight club: Bronx street boxing aims to end shootings with illegal bouts, booze and booty

The Post got a firsthand look at Rumble in the Bronx (RBX), an underground promotion that makes its money on amateur bloodlust – which organizers insist is better than shootings.

'No justice': Thousands of NYC child sex abuse cases stalled in courts

"I feel I’m being abused all over again," said Thomas Beneventine, 69, who sued under the Child Victim's Act nearly three years ago.

Clipped wings: Wildlife experts seek answers as CA pelicans die at 'alarming' rate

Nearly 700 pelicans have been taken into care at wildlife rehabilitation facilities in Southern and Central California.

French desperately trying to save Beluga whale that strayed into Seine River

The dangerously thin animal strayed from its natural Arctic habitat and is swimming in waters in Saint-Pierre-la-Garenne, west of Paris.

Why a small number of criminals perpetrate the worst crimes in America

A small number of criminals perpetrate the worst crimes in America, in a few small neighborhoods in major cities, a new book reveals.

How we are betting tonight's UFC Fight Night

Picks, predictions, and parlay for tonight's UFC Fight Night. 

Software developer fighting billion-dollar tax evasion case dies

Robert Brockman, a self-taught software entrepreneur, had been fighting IRS allegations of money laundering and tax evasion worth more than $2 billion since 2020.

Childhood dreams: Kevin Smith buys the NJ movie theater he visited as a kid

The 52-year-old Red Bank, New Jersey, native is purchasing the Atlantic Moviehouse in Atlantic Highlands.

Cardinals RB coach charged with two counts of domestic battery

Saxon was charged with two counts of domestic battery, one misdemeanor and one felony, for allegedly assaulting a woman in the presence of a child less than 16 years old.

Larry Elder teases presidential run at CPAC

"I am getting a lot of feedback about a possible run for some higher office. I’ll just leave it that way,” Elder said.

This is the fantasy football sweet spot to draft tight ends

In the second of a six-part fantasy draft preview series leading up the NFL season, Fantasy Insanity discusses tight ends, defense/special teams and kickers. Next week: quarterbacks.

Jemele Hill opens up about leaving the ‘worst job I had at ESPN’

Jemele Hill believes she wasn’t a fit doing “SportsCenter” at ESPN due to the company’s “culture,” she said Thursday on Kenny Mayne’s podcast, “Hey Mayne.”

Bad taste: Jan. 6 'prison' exhibit at CPAC causes stir

The set inside the Hilton Anatole in Dallas featured a mock prison cell complete with a live action model prisoner.

Holly Thompson Rehder memoir: From teen bride and mom to Missouri State senator

Holly Thompson Rehder was married at 15, a mother at 16. That's when she decided on a new life — and it took her to the halls of power.

Flurry of pitching trades at deadline shake up fantasy baseball outlooks

So, that was a weird trade deadline, huh?

Iconic Rolling Stones logo is on everyone's lips — except its creator's

The creator of The Rolling Stones' iconic tongue and lips logo used the money from its copyright sale to buy a house.

NY-NOPE: These are the vulgar license-plate requests the DMV has rejected

The state Department of Motor Vehicles nixed 3,752 requests for vanity license plates in the last three years because it deemed them too foul.

A NYC school diploma isn’t worth the paper it’s written on

New York City's public schools are like Potemkin villages, propped up by teachers unions to appear successful when in fact they're rife with grade fraud and filled with educrats who...

NYC Parks employee attacked with chair by masked man at city pool: cops

The 38-year-old female Parks staffer was clearing the front of the Brownsville facility when she was hit in the head multiple times.

Charlamagne Tha God's 'big get' interview: YA author Judy Blume

Charlamagne Tha God’s late-night show has been rebranded with a new name, executive producer and format — but its focus remains the same. The series, airing Thursdays (11:30 p.m.) on...

Indiana becomes first state to ban abortion after Roe v. Wade ruling

The new restrictions are set to begin Sept. 15.

'A League of Their Own' star Molly Ephraim steps up to the plate

Actress Molly Ephraim has scored a Hollywood hit with a new streaming series based on the movie “A League of Their Own,” about an all-female baseball team.

Kyler Murray gets lesson from coach: 'This s--t ain't easy'

Cardinals head coach Kliff Kingsbury had Kyler Murray call plays for the backup quarterbacks during practice on Saturday.

Islanders should honor ex-captain who helped lay dynasty's foundation

The anniversary also creates the opportunity for the Islanders to celebrate Ed Westfall, now 81, by retiring their first captain’s No. 18.

Bike pains: Over 1/3 of motorbikes in NYC bike lanes caught speeding by Post

Of the 486 two-wheelers clocked, 167 – or 34% -- sped above the 25 mph max, including some as high as 35 mph.

Senate Democrats remain on track to pass spending bill, but suffer blow to prescription drug reform plan

The so-called "vote-a-rama" will allow Senators from both parties to offer unlimited amendments to the final bill.

Woke food lovers have lost their minds over ‘cultural appropriation’

Once upon a time, it was permissible to make light-hearted fun of cuisines that were unfamiliar or exotic to film audiences.

How Germany is prosecuting its final Nazis —now in their 90s or older

Prosecutors are bringing alleged former Nazis — now in their 90s or even older — to trial, proving it’s never too late for justice.

Terrell Owens on heated dispute with neighbor: 'I could've died'

Terrell Owens followed up on his dispute with a neighbor with a stark assessment of the situation.

Operation NYPD Clues: NYPD sergeants test beset with cheating allegations

About 12,000 cops sat for the grueling, 4 1/2-hour exam over four sessions on Wednesday and Thursday.

Coney Island amusement parks in jeopardy as lease deals are delayed

A lease agreement ironed out last year to retain Coney Island’s two biggest amusement parks, Deno’s Wonder Wheel Park and Luna Park, still hasn't been approved.

Absentee ballots could decide Maloney-Nadler showdown

The deadline for voters to request an absentee ballot is Monday and they must return it by Aug. 23.

Two dead following death leap in the Bronx: NYPD

A couple with two young kids leapt to their deaths in the Bronx, authorities said.

This conservative duo is taking on Vogue with their own online magazine

With its glamorous photos and sleek design, The Conservateur is a stark contrast to most conservative websites, which are usually tricked out in camouflage and aimed at men.

Fit for a queen – or mayor? This is NYC's fanciest outdoor dining shed

A West Village "supper club" called 4 Charles Prime Rib has taken full advantage of the city's pandemic program allowing street-side dining huts.

Bet on Marlins starter to rebound in this spot

Pablo Lopez will lead the visiting Miami Marlins past the Chicago Cubs on Saturday afternoon at Wrigley Field.

China simulates Taiwan attack in another retaliation move for Pelosi stop

The live-fire exercises by Chinese aircraft and warships, which began Thursday, are expected to last through Sunday.

Neighbors use trampoline to rescue neighbors in Tennessee house fire

Two men bounced into action in a desperate bid to save their neighbors from a burning house in Chattanooga, Tenn. on Thursday.

Two men injured in overnight NYC shootings, cops say

Both victims are said to be in stable condition.

Off-duty NYPD cop busted for driving drunk

Officer Joaquin Sepulveda was arrested shortly after 8 p.m. in the 50th Precinct, in the northwestern part of the Bronx, the NYPD said.

New Mets folk hero opens up about 'wild' baseball journey

New Mets slugger Daniel Vogelbach, acquired on July 22 in a trade with the Pirates, takes his first swing at some Q&A with Post columnist Steve Serby.

Russian troops burning Ukraine war dead in mobile incinerators

"Vladimir Putin's paranoid soldiers are burning the corpses of Ukrainian citizens tortured and murdered on suspicion of helping the resistance," wrote Patrikarakos in a report for the Daily Mail.

Mr. Mayor, tear down these sheds!

It’s time for City Hall to pull the plug on outdoor dining sheds.

2022 NFL betting preview: Washington Commanders

Leading up to the 2022 NFL season, Post Action Betting will release a gambling preview for all 32 teams in the National Football League.

Best bets for Whitney Stakes horse race

Todd Pletcher has entered three of the six horses into the Saratoga Whitney Stakes, with Life Is Good the early favorite. 

NFL coach's model girlfriend takes a dip in a bikini in new video

Veronica Bielik is certainly enjoying her summer so far.

Beat the heat without breaking the bank with this smart A/C controller

Cool down with this hot deal.

Vin Scully honored in emotional Dodger Stadium ceremony: 'Heavy hearts'

The Dodgers went all out to honor former broadcaster Vin Scully on Friday night before they played the Padres.

New York's COVIDiocy hangover holds us all back

It's now clear how much over-the-top COVID policies hurt New York.

Letters to the Editor — Aug. 6, 2022

The Post readers react to Sen. Joe Manchin’s decision to vote for the Democrats’ $739 billion Inflation Reduction Act.

Judge Frank's ruling on NYC education budget is another blow to school accountability

Frank’s ruling sets a horrible precedent and will lead to a significant waste of money, but perhaps worst of all, it further erodes what little accountability remains in our school...

Brush up on your oral hygiene with this electric toothbrush

Brush up on your oral care.

Sex in the shanty: Couples put on X-rated shows in NYC's dining sheds

Empty restaurant sheds are now providing a place for raunchy al fresco quickies.

Try this cordless leg and arm massager for relief all day

Massage your stress away, on the go.

Anne Heche expected to 'pull through' after near-deadly car crash: report

Ex-boyfriend Thomas Jane, an actor who dated Anne Heche as recently as 2020, reportedly said she is expected to make it her dramatic car wreck.

Could this collar-mounted laser pointer be the perfect cat toy?

Entertain your furry friend for hours with this gadget for cats.

Comedian isn't as down and out as he seems

A 52-year-old Brooklynite has become a viral sensation for his street antics as he admitted to The Post this week that he is a comedian who lives in a basement...

NASCAR legend Kyle Petty on family life in the fast line — and the death of his son

NASCAR is a way of life for racing legend Kyle Petty — even though he has lost his son, uncle and others to the sport, he reveals in a new...

Grab a great school or work computer with this refurbished MacBook Air

This computer is as good as new for a great price.

Premier League prediction: Take underdog Everton over Chelsea

After narrowly escaping relegation last season, Everton will be against the odds to get off on the right foot in 2022-23.

The Nets' challenges and creative upside in making the most of Ben Simmons

The under-the-radar X-factor for the Nets is getting Ben Simmons back from May back surgery and in the right headspace. Whether it’s for a title chase or the beginning of...

Ex-Time reporter: The day I knew journalism had died in America

Like many other countries in Europe and elsewhere, we now have a politicized media in the United States.

Jumping ship: Boathouse brides on the hook to rebook weddings as beloved venue nears closing

Couples who had already booked the site — which commands $1,000 to hold a date and a first installment of upwards of $7,500 — have been thrown for a loop.

Whitney Stakes Day: Picks for all 12 races

Our horse racing expert delivers your Whitney Stakes Day picks for all 12 races on Saturday at Saratoga Race Course. FS2 will cover the races from 12:30-5 p.m. NBC will...

Cubs pitcher, surfing star fell in love after random Instagram encounter

A fortuitous DM slide has culminated in a steady relationship between two pro athletes.

What kind of best friend are you based on your zodiac sign?

National Friendship Day is celebrated on the first Sunday of August and heralds a time to extend our appreciation to the besties, ride or dies and roll dogs that enrich...

In class action novel, the law is down and dirty

While many of the stories in “Filthy Rich Lawyers” take the drama to the satirical level, the authors made sure to keep the book grounded in reality.

Decorated LA nurse accused of getting drunk, shooting into neighbor's Sunset Blvd apartment during dispute

Kathryn Pugh allegedly had too much to drink and perforated her apartment amid a feud with her downstairs neighbor, police said.

Bus crash on highway in Croatia kills at least 12 people

Police, firefighters and medical teams were deployed to the site of the accident that occurred at 5:40 a.m. near Breznicki Hum in the direction of the capital Zagreb, the police...

Nicole Kidman renews AMC deal after viral ad

Nicole Kidman is coming back to the big screen. 

Lightning strike near White House leaves 3 dead, 1 injured

The Muellers were on a trip to Washington, D.C., to celebrate their 56th wedding anniversary, according to their niece, Michelle McNett of Janesville.

4 injured after NYPD cops exchange gunfire with group at Queens house party

Several people are in custody following the house party gone wrong.

National Mustard Day is Saturday with sunny mustard-glazed donuts

Are you looking for a treat? How about a fluffy donut coated in a sweet mustard glaze of butter, sugar, vanilla, and French's Classic Yellow Mustard for National Mustard Day?

Jordan Montgomery to make 'awkward' first start against Yankees

Until Tuesday afternoon, Jordan Montgomery said he never thought about playing for another team.

This Met helped save the bullpen after Taijuan Walker's implosion

Trevor Williams knocked himself out of consideration to pitch during the doubleheader Saturday vs. the Braves, but he may have saved the Mets.

Woman, 48, who plunged to her death after Kenny Chesney concert identified

The country singer said he was "devastated" by the news.

Braves' young stars answer Mets' challenge in rebound win

A day after the Mets held on in a victory, the Braves’ young stars responded by putting on a show in Atlanta's 9-6 win on Friday night at Citi Field.

Rookie lineman carted off field during Giants' scrimmage

Observations from Friday’s Giants training camp session.

Why Mets think Edwin Diaz belongs in Cy Young conversation

Does Mets closer Edwin Diaz have a case in the midst of a downright dominant season?

Record floods strand 1K people in Death Valley National Park

Record rainfall floods Death Valley National Park, sweeping cars away and leaving around a thousand visitors and park workers stranded.

Storms ground US air travelers as airlines cancel flights

Tens of thousands of flyers across the east coast were left flightless as thunderstorms grounded more than 1,100 flights for the second straight day.

New Met taking plate discipline to new level

The more Daniel Vogelbach, the Mets' new designated hitter learns, the less he swings.

NYPD seeking man who broke into popular Brooklyn pizzeria

Cops said he attempted to open the cash register but was unable to steal anything. He damaged the restaurant doors while breaking in, according to police.

Father fights Albanian police chief who allegedly killed daughter with boat

Jonada Avdia, a British-born citizen, was tragically killed while playing in the ocean when she was hit by a speedboat’s propeller off Potam Beach in Albania, driven by officer Arjan...

Pair of Mets tease new roles with big hits against lefty

Everything was briefly all right once the Mets finally faced a lefty Friday night.

Capitol rioter who wore jacket with his name on it pleads guilty

A rioter caught on camera kicking a window of the US Capitol while wearing a jacket with his name and company phone number on it has pleaded guilty. 

Woman, 55, shot outside Bronx Zoo

The victim was shot while she was standing on Southern Boulevard and East 187th Street -- yards from the zoo's Birds of Prey exhibit -- around 5:40 p.m., the NYPD...

UK officials say Monkeypox cases may have peaked

The monkeypox outbreak across the country may be peaking, and the epidemic’s growth rate has slowed, says British health authorities.

Dolly Parton announces new roller coaster attraction at Dollywood theme park

Dollywood is getting a new attraction — Big Bear Mountain.

Mets prove they're different team even in defeat

The Mets have embraced the change. The Mets are the change. One night on which the starting pitcher imploded does not change that.

New York team on brink of history at Little League World Series

Massapequa has already made history, and its sights are set on more.

Body of missing swimmer washes up at North Carolina Marine base

“Unfortunately, Moses was farther out and went under before another swimmer could reach him,” said the town’s police chief, William Youngkin, said in a statement.

Students creeped out by landlord's 'big brother' move

Eight students sharing a house were shocked to come home one day to find their landlord had installed CCTV cameras inside almost every room.

Python hunt! 800 compete to remove Florida’s invasive snakes

More than 800 competitors hunt down invasive snake species in Florida for sizable prize money.