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Dr. Oz saves passenger aboard JetBlue flight as he was traveling to wedding

Dr. Oz went from vacation mode to doctor mode in a split second.

Trump, LI Rep. D'Esposito surge 7 points ahead in traditional Dem stronghold: internal poll

A survey conducted and paid for by D'Esposito's campaign shows the former NYPD detective leading Laura Gillen, 45% to 38%, and ex-President Trump beating President Biden, 51% to 44%, in...

'Pervy principal' at Bronx HS school investigated over 'deeply disturbing' sex harassment claims from fed-up staff

A Bronx school's pervy principal is accused of sexually harassing female staff and seducing his assistant principal, triggering a Department of Education investigation into the numerous "disturbing" complaints against him.

NYC's 16 Handles founder dead at 44

Solomon Choi, who founded New York City's self-serve frozen yogurt concept 16 Handles in 2008, died on Friday at 44.

Nearly 30 more women come forward to accuse twin real-estate heirs of rape: attorney

About 30 more alleged victims of the wealthy real estate-heir Alexander brothers have come forward since the first explosive lawsuits were filed, the plaintiffs attorney said.

Protesters are harassing Jews every day in NYC, when will pols protect them?

On Tuesday, a mob took over a New York City subway car and chanted, in a call and repeat fashion, “Raise your hands if you're a Zionist. This is your...

Boy, 16, busted in NYC shooting death of 'peacemaker' outside swanky hotel: cops

A 16-year-old boy was busted Wednesday in the shooting death of a teen his own age who was trying to break up a brawl involving other kids outside a swanky...

New York is about to make its high school diplomas worse than useless

Gone will be the need for students to pass five state Regents exams to earn a diploma.

One of twin real-estate heirs accused of 'extremely disturbing' NYC rape allegations steps away from company

Oren Alexander, who has been accused of rape along with his twin brother, Alon, has stepped away from the company he co-founded.

Ex-Rep. Mondaire Jones called out for ditching Hudson Valley constituents ahead of midterms

Jones, 37, is running again in the 17th District this time around after passing up the chance to do so in 2022.

NY high school students will no longer need to pass Regents exams to graduate under new plan

Under a new plan unveiled by the state Education Department on Monday, New York teenagers will no longer need to pass Regents exams to receive their high school diplomas.

Twin top real estate heirs accused of raping two women, including assault at Hamptons 'castle'

The real-estate heirs allegedly sexually assaulted two women -- including one they took turns raping, according to explosive Manhattan lawsuits.

Trump makes case for lighter ‘hush money’ trial punishment in interview with probation officials

Former President Donald Trump was interviewed by New York probation officials Monday in preparation for his July sentencing following his criminal hush money case. 

NY's insane climate law is getting costlier and costlier to ratepayers

National Grid’s request for whopping double-digit electric and gas rate hikes upstate is another reminder of the grim impact of the state’s “transformative” Climate Leadership and Community Leadership Act.

Meet the oldest-active cricket club in the US that has thrived in NYC for over 150 years

Today, the club boasts over 50 members hailing from India, Pakistan, Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica, Ireland, England, Sri Lanka, South Africa, and the USA.

New York school district installs 'vape detectors' in middle school bathrooms

The vape detectors can even alert school leaders when fights break out inside the bathrooms.

NY social worker clinging to life after beating during home visit -- with union calling it most horrific attack on caseworker to date

Authorities have arrested her attacker, 31-year-old Hasseem Jenkins, and charged him with attempted murder and assault with intent to cause physical injury, according to online court records.

Mondaire Jones denies he ducked GOP Rep. Mike Lawler in 2022, slams 'disgruntled, anti-Israel extremists'

Jones represented New York's 17th Congressional District from 2021 to 2023, when it included all of Rockland and part of Westchester County.