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Bronx Principal to Challenge Eliot Engel, Powerful House Democrat, From the Left

Jamaal Bowman will take on Mr. Engel, who heads the House Foreign Affairs Committee, with help from a group that backed Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez last year....

Bronx Principal to Challenge Eliot Engel, Powerful House Democrat, From the Left

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Eliot Engel warns foreign officials: Stop spending money at Trump properties House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Eliot Engel directed his aides on Tuesday to warn foreign officials that they are “facilitating” President Donald Trump’s alleged emoluments violations by spending money at properties owned by Trump’s sprawlin...
2019-08-13 21:48

Group that helped Ocasio-Cortez backs school principal's primary challenge to top House Dem A middle school principal in New York who's launching a bid to unseat a powerful House Democrat is finding help from the same group that helped Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez win her long-shot bid in the 2018 midterm elections....
2019-06-20 07:00

Bronx principal could face another investigation over gambling tweets This pony-playing principal is gambling with his career. School staffers and parents at a Bronx elementary school called on the city Department of Education to take action after PS 24’s Steven Schwartz posted hundreds of horse-racing tweets throughou...
2019-06-09 02:48

Bronx, NY, Principal Wins Nod From Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Backers in Long-Shot Bid to Oust Long-Term Congressman In a political case of what was good for the goose may be good for the gander, a Bronx, N.Y., middle school principal is hoping the same political action committee that helped propel Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to Washington will do the same for him....
2019-06-20 06:48

Democrat Wendy Davis announces challenge to freshman Rep. Chip Roy in Texas district Davis garnered national attention in 2013 for a 13-hour-long filibuster in the Texas state Senate on legislation that included restrictive abortion regulations....
2019-07-22 17:32

Democrat Bullock seizes spotlight after getting left out of presidential debate (The story corrects the polling number the Democratic National Committee will consider for Bullock for the next debate to 1% instead of 2% in paragraph 18.)...
2019-06-21 09:48

Democrat BET founder praises Trump, says party 'moved too far to the Left' Black Entertainment Television founder and Democrat Robert Johnson praised President Donald Trump for the state of the economy and also accused the Democratic Party of going too far to the Left in an interview with CNBC Tuesday....
2019-07-09 18:48

Lurching left in toss-up Wisconsin, a Democrat weighs her choices Kim Mahoney listened from her reclining living room couch as Democratic presidential candidates debated economic, trade and environmental policies this week, needing only to look to her backyard to see how lofty political pledges can really play out....
2019-08-01 21:00

Marianne Williamson says 'powerful forces' on the left out to end presidential campaign Insurgent Democratic presidential candidate Marianne Williamson claims that “powerful forces” of the left are to keep her away from the third Democratic debate next month with smears....
2019-08-10 21:00

No. 3 House Democrat says he believes Trump will eventually be impeached House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn said Sunday he believes President Donald Trump will eventually be impeached but cautioned that Democrats need to first lay the groundwork and educate the public on the process. "I have never said he should not be impea...
2019-06-02 19:32

House Democrat says current Congress may not see Trump taxes A senior Democrat on a congressional panel seeking President Donald Trump's tax returns warned on Saturday that the current Congress may not see the long-sought tax documents without launching an impeachment inquiry....
2019-06-16 12:48

Democrat Buttigieg discusses being part of first gay couple in the White House U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg said on Monday he does not believe the fact that he is gay and married to another man will hurt him with America's voters....
2019-06-04 05:32

House Democrat says support lacking for Trump impeachment inquiry A top U.S. House Democratic committee chairman on Wednesday appeared to rule out any imminent impeachment probe of President Donald Trump, but vowed quick court action to obtain the full, unredacted Mueller report on Russian election interference....
2019-06-06 02:00

House Votes to Block Democrat’s Trump Impeachment Effort WASHINGTON — The House easily killed a maverick Democrat’s effort Wednesday to impeach President Donald Trump for his recent racial insults against lawmakers of color, in a vote that provided an early snapshot of just how divided Democrat...
2019-07-18 08:16

Former Rep. Joe Sestak becomes 25th Democrat to enter White House race Former Rep. Joe Sestak, D-Pa., became the latest Democrat to challenge President Trump’s seat in the Oval Office when he declared on Sunday he's running for president....
2019-06-24 03:48

Jerry Nadler is the other House Democrat feeling the heat on impeachment Pressure is mounting for House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler to launch impeachment proceedings, but the New York Democrat is weighing dueling loyalties to eager members and to Speaker Nancy Pelosi, who has urged her caucus to stay the course on inv...
2019-05-22 16:16

Fourth-ranking House Democrat backs Trump impeachment inquiry Assistant House speaker Ben Ray Lujan, D-N.M., announced his support for an impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump, saying his presidency is creating "grave national concerns."...
2019-08-20 14:48

Ben Ray Luján, No. 4 House Democrat, backs opening Trump impeachment inquiry Rep. Ben Ray Luján, the No. 4 House Democrat, endorsed opening an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump on Monday.Luján, a close ally of Speaker Nancy Pelosi, is the highest-ranking House Democrat to support an impeachment ...
2019-08-19 19:48

Senate expressly condemns anti-Semitism, after Democrat-led House 'can't bring itself' to do the same The Senate on Thursday unanimously passed a resolution condemning anti-Semitism, after the Democrat-controlled House abandoned a similar effort in March in favor of a resolution broadly disapproving of all forms of bigotry....
2019-06-14 04:48

Democratic debate: Candidates challenge Biden on keeping up with party, lobbing attacks from the left Night one has Sens. Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren in the middle; night two will center former vice president Joe Biden and Sen. Kamala D. Harris....
2019-08-01 05:16

4th Ranking House Democrat Calls for Impeachment Investigation to ‘Hold This President Accountable’ (WASHINGTON) — Rep. Ben Ray Luján on Monday became the highest-ranking Democrat in the House to call for an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump, saying it’s time to hold him accountable. The New Mexico congressman, t...
2019-08-20 10:00

Senior House Democrat says support lacking for formal Trump impeachment inquiry The chairman of the U.S. House Judiciary Committee said on Wednesday there did not appear to be support at the moment for a formal impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump following the release of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report on the R...
2019-06-06 02:00

Struggling in White House bid, Democrat Gillibrand seeks bump in Trump country U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand rolled through Pennsylvania, Ohio and Michigan last week on a bus emblazoned with "He broke it, we'll fix it," as part of a campaign tour highlighting what she called President Donald Trump's "broken promises" to the r...
2019-07-14 14:48

Trump's North American trade deal must do more to protect US jobs, House Democrat says Trump's North American trade pact includes sweetheart deals for the oil, gas and pharmaceutical industries that create huge problems for consumers. But it also perpetuates the original NAFTA's core problem: shifting U.S. production to Mexic...
2019-06-04 23:01

Jeffries, the No. 5 Democrat in the House, derides Trump as the ‘fake leader of the free world’ The New York congressman’s comment came in a tweet in which he criticized Republicans for remaining silent about the president’s assessment of Joe Biden as a “low I.Q. individual” while on foreign soil....
2019-05-29 00:32

House Democrat vows swift court action in bid for unredacted Mueller report A top U.S. House Democrat vowed on Wednesday to go to court quickly in his quest to obtain the full, unredacted Mueller report on Russian election interference, saying lawmakers would not be made "fools" of by an offer by the Trump administration to ...
2019-06-05 21:32

Republicans Melt Down After House Democrat Calls Child Migrant Deaths 'Intentional' Republican members of the House Homeland Security Committee voted to remove Illinois Rep. Lauren Underwood’s comments from the congressional record on Wednesday after she said that the growing deaths of migrant children in immigration custody are an ...
2019-05-23 16:48

Mueller report shows evidence Trump committed crimes, senior House Democrat says The top Democrat on the U.S. House Judiciary Committee says he believes the Muller Report is "substantial evidence" that President Donald Trump committed high crimes and misdemeanors....
2019-07-21 23:00

House Democrats hit back at Trump after Mueller hearings, cite ex-special counsel's 'powerful words' Top House Democrats hit back Wednesday at President Trump after the Robert Mueller hearings saw the former special counsel largely rehash the findings of his report on the Russia investigation....
2019-07-25 01:48

12 states challenge White House plan to freeze mpg penalties Led by California and New York, 12 states petitioned to reverse the Trump administration's move to suspend a 2016 Obama White House rule that more than doubled penalties for automakers that don't meet fuel efficiency rules. Automakers claim the fines...
2019-08-02 22:48

White House physicist sought aid of rightwing thinktank to challenge climate science William Happer contacted Heartland Institute, one of the most prominent groups to dispute that fossil fuels cause global heatingA member of the Trump administration’s National Security Council has sought help from advisors of a conservative thinktank...
2019-06-14 17:48

Senate unveils record-setting defense bill, laying down challenge for House The bill would ban the transfer of F-35s to Turkey as long as it continues to buy air defense systems from Russia, but is silent on Saudi Arabia’s Yemen campaign — and replenishes funding Trump diverted to pay for the border wall....
2019-05-23 23:32

Cats trailer’s weirdness would have appealed to TS Eliot, suggests estate Trustees of the poet’s legacy, welcoming the forthcoming film, say it is no stranger than his Old Possum’s Book of Practical CatsAlthough the trailer for the film adaptation of Cats divided the internet when it was released last week, TS Eliot would ...
2019-07-24 00:16

Boston man says someone broke into his house, cleaned it, then left Discovering that someone had broken into your home while you were away is a terrifying thing. What did they want? What did they break, rummage through, or steal? These are questions that were surely running through the head of Nate Roman, a Boston ma...
2019-05-25 21:16

Time to come clean: 'Burglars' tidied house and left with nothing A US father returned home to find his house had been broken into, but rather than ransacking the property the "burglars" had instead simply given his house a good clean....
2019-05-24 19:48

John Eliot Gardiner: Britten to Beirut in the back of a taxi - my night with Bernstein As a student, the conductor met Bernstein and got to ask him about West Side Story. He’s waited 61 years to conduct it, a moment when its themes of bigotry and disempowered youth feel more relevant than everI was in my early 20s studying in Paris whe...
2019-08-04 21:32

Boston resident: Intruder broke into his house, cleaned it and left (CNN) – A Boston area man came home from work with his son to find something amiss. He thought that maybe they had been robbed. But upon further inspection, he discovered that nothing was missing and his home was sparkling clean. Nate Roman liv...
2019-05-25 04:16

Hope Hicks Left the White House. Now She Must Decide Whether to Talk to Congress. Like few others, Ms. Hicks was witness to some of the president’s angriest moments and most pointed directives about the investigations into his campaign....
2019-05-24 06:32

4 Dogs Left Homeless After Shocking Murder Of Gurgaon Family Find A House Four dogs that were rescued from a crime scene in Gurgaon on Tuesday are now being taken care of by a Delhi-based group. Lola, Mouli, Blue and Pippa were brought to an animal rescue group, All......
2019-07-08 16:32

Baseball will pull crowds in London despite being a mystery to most | Matthew Engel New York Yankees against Boston Red Sox will draw a bigger attendance for each game than the weekend’s two Cricket World Cup blockbusters combinedNearly seven years’ worth of Saturday nights have passed since what was then London’s Olympic Stadium pl...
2019-06-27 21:48

London’s MLB crowd offers baseball a new land of opportunity | Matthew Engel Fans flocked to the Red Sox-Yankees clash in their droves to guzzle hot dogs, belt out YMCA – and see a sublime openingBaseball makes cricket look like an almost stat-free zone. This weekend in London records have been falling over themselves with a ...
2019-07-01 12:32

White House Fills Director of African-American Outreach Left Vacant After Omarosa's Abrupt Departure Omarosa Manigault Newman Foster Brown Phyllis Hyman left the White House the way that she’s left every house in her life; amid flames and all kinds of rumors....
2019-06-12 22:48

Left-handed, left-footed, left-kissing? Handedness is not the only asymmetry of our bodies. Whether hugging, kissing or listening, we usually prefer one side over the other. And so do animals....
2019-08-14 11:32

Bill Maher finds ally in NBC News' Richard Engel in 'hoping' US economy slides to oust Trump NBC News correspondent Richard Engel was the lone voice to side with "Real Time" host Bill Maher on Friday night, after the comedian reiterated his "hopes" that a U.S. economic recession would help block President Trump's reelection in 2020. ...
2019-08-10 10:16

NBC correspondent Richard Engel welcomes second son: 'We couldn’t be more in love' NBC News' chief foreign correspondent Richard Engel and his wife Mary Forrest had their second child, Theo, over the weekend.        ...
2019-08-20 16:48

Ensure that widows are ‘not left out or left behind’, UN chief urges on International Day  On International Widow’s Day, marked on Sunday, UN Secretary-General António Guterres is asking everyone to reflect on the “economic hardship and increased vulnerability” of these bereaved women and ensure “they are not left out or left behind”. ...
2019-06-23 03:48

Engel blasts Trump's 'phony' emergency, says Democrats will try to block Saudi Arabia weapons deal Rep. Eliot Engel, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, called the Trump administration's weapons sale an abuse of the law and vowed to stop it.        ...
2019-06-12 18:48

Denver custodian starts new job as school principal DENVER (KUSA) — Walking through the playground of Stedman Elementary brings back memories for Michael Atkins. “Basketball — would be [age] 6, 7 up here playing a pretty physical game of hoop,” Atkins said. “This has been a par...
2019-06-11 03:48

Teen arrested for stabbing principal during graduation rehearsal A teen was arrested for stabbing a principal during an 8th grade graduation rehearsal in New Jersey Friday morning, local authorities said. The 14-year-old student used a folding knife to attack the principal about 9:30 a.m. inside the Washington Sch...
2019-06-15 06:48

Sad Super Bowl icon becomes middle school principal Kevin Dyson may have come up a yard short in one of the greatest finishes in Super Bowl history, but he never let up on his pursuit of education — his own and that of others. Nearly 20 years after nearly climbing to the top of the football worl...
2019-05-26 22:32

Forest Hills HS ‘pot principal’ steps down after months of controversy They smoked him out. The embattled principal of Forest Hills HS has resigned amid complaints of rampant, unchecked marijuana smoking and general disorder at the school, officials said Monday. Teachers and parents have howled for Ben Sherman’s r...
2019-06-04 00:16

Principal Who Tried to Stay ‘Politically Neutral’ About Holocaust Is Removed “I can’t say the Holocaust is a factual, historical event because I am not in a position to do so as a school district employee,” said the principal of a high school in Boca Raton, Fla....
2019-07-08 22:32

Principal: I accidentally plagiarized Ashton Kutcher speech PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia principal accused of plagiarizing Ashton Kutcher in an address to his school’s graduating class says he didn’t mean to use someone else’s work. The News and Sentinel reports Parkersburg High...
2019-05-31 12:32

Police: Student stabs principal during graduation rehearsal RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a New Jersey principal was stabbed at a school during a rehearsal for eighth-grade graduation. A Rutherford police release says a 14-year-old male student ran across the Washington School gymnasium on Friday mo...
2019-06-15 06:48

Principal accused of copying Kutcher speech is suspended PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia, principal accused of plagiarizing Ashton Kutcher in an address to his school’s graduating class has been suspended without pay for five days. The News and Sentinel reports Parkersburg High School Princ...
2019-06-12 12:16

Principal accused of plagiarizing Ashton Kutcher speech is suspended PARKERSBURG, W.Va. — A West Virginia, principal accused of plagiarizing Ashton Kutcher in an address to his school’s graduating class has been suspended without pay for five days. The News and Sentinel reports Parkersburg High School Principal ...
2019-06-12 15:00

Letter From Former Middle School Teacher Accused Principal Of Bullying ANDERSON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18/Anderson County News)– A letter written by a former middle school teacher accused of threatening to cut off a student’s genitals in 2017 has surfaced this week. The letter was obtained by the Anderson County N...
2019-06-06 01:16

Principal accused of plagiarizing Ashton Kutcher speech at graduation A West Virginia principal is accused of plagiarizing his graduation speech — by ripping off literary lion Ashton Kutcher. Parkersburg High School principal Kenny DeMoss was called out by a graduate who recognized the administrator’s speech from...
2019-05-31 17:48

Ferrari's team principal laments decision against Vettel After a request to review the time penalty given against Sebastian Vettel at the Canadian Grand Prix got turned down, Ferrari's dejected team principal Mattia Binotto expressed how "very unhappy and disappointed" he was by the decision  &#...
2019-06-21 20:32

Florida principal reassigned after saying Holocaust was not a ‘factual, historical event’ BOCA RATON, Fla. (NBC NEWS) – A Florida principal has been reassigned to an administrative position after he told a parent in an email that the Holocaust was not a “factual, historical event.” The Palm Beach Post revealed Friday that in a 2018 ...
2019-07-09 06:00

BJP Takes Aim At "Student" Prashant Kishor Vs "Principal" Amit Shah Taking a dig at TMC chief Mamata Banerjee for engaging election strategist Prashant Kishor for the 2021 West Bengal assembly polls, the BJP said he is not a "bigger" strategist than its president Amit......
2019-06-08 18:32

Baltimore H.S. Principal Trying to Teach His Son a Lesson About Police Interactions Gets Verbally Abused by Cop A Baltimore high school principal is speaking out about an incident with a white county cop in which the officer degraded and demeaned him in front of his son....
2019-08-13 22:48

Principal ousted from out-of-control high school where kids threatened staff “Everyone is so relieved,” said a teacher at ITAVA. “There are tears of joy, literally, among the remaining staff. A lot of good people have left because of her.”...
2019-08-11 07:48

Catholic school principal resigns after boozy strip-club jaunt The principal of a Louisiana Catholic high school has resigned after he was arrested for drunkenly refusing to pay a bill at a Washington DC strip club — while he was in town for a field trip, according to reports. Michael Comeau, principal of Holy F...
2019-06-03 06:16

A teenager stabbed his middle school principal at graduation rehearsal, police say The principal of a New Jersey middle school was leading a graduation rehearsal Friday when student stabbed him in the chest multiple times, police said....
2019-06-16 04:48

Catholic School Principal Arrested at a D.C. Strip Club While on Student Field Trip In an incident that shocked communities Friday, Michael Comeau, a school principal and recipient of the prestigious Milken award for educators, thought it was a good idea to get belligerently drunk, hit up the strip club, then refuse to pay … all whi...
2019-06-03 04:16

Florida principal reassigned after he told parent he 'can't say the Holocaust is a factual, historical event' The principal of a Florida high school allegedly refused to believe the Holocaust happened because "not everyone believes" the historical event — which left some six million people dead — actually happened....
2019-07-09 05:48

Family sues hospital after hero principal dies donating bone marrow The family of a beloved New Jersey principal who died while donating bone marrow to save a boy’s life has filed suit against the hospital where he underwent the failed procedure. Westfield High School principal Derrick Nelson, 44, had visited H...
2019-07-25 02:32

Catholic school principal resigns after arrest at strip club while on DC field trip Principal Michael Comeau of the Holy Family Catholic School in Port Allen, La. was arrested at a D.C. strip club, while visiting on a school trip.        ...
2019-06-03 18:16

Oregon high school students involved in senior prank must pay for cleanup, may not walk at graduation: principal A senior prank carried out by students at an Oregon High School may have cost them the opportunity to walk at their graduation. The principal of the school is also reportedly planning to charge each students about $50 to cover the cost of cleaning up...
2019-06-10 05:32

Fiancée of beloved principal who died after bone marrow donation sues New Jersey hospital The fiancée of former principal Derrick Nelson has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against a New Jersey hospital and others over his unexpected death.        ...
2019-07-23 01:16

Florida principal refused to call the Holocaust a 'factual, historical event' William Latson, the principal of Spanish River High School in Boca Raton, Florida, said that "not everyone believes the Holocaust happened."        ...
2019-07-08 18:32

Principal, school superintendent bring student's graduation to dying mom's hospital room Noah Siets walked down the hospital corridor to his mother's room in his cap and gown, as "Pomp and Circumstance" played from an iPhone.        ...
2019-05-24 06:16

Bats Welcomes New Issuer Principal to the Bats ETF Marketplace KANSAS CITY and NEW YORK – May 10, 2017 – Bats, a CBOE Holdings, Inc. company, and a leading market for exchange-traded product (ETP) trading globally, today welcomed new issuer Principal to the Bats ETF Marketplace with the launch of one fund....
2019-05-21 17:16

Bats Welcomes Second Principal Fund to the Bats ETF Marketplace KANSAS CITY and NEW YORK – July 11, 2017 – Bats, a CBOE Holdings, Inc. company, and a leading market for exchange-traded product (ETP) trading globally, today welcomed a second Principal fund to the Bats ETF Marketplace....
2019-05-21 17:16

Bad Democrat Reportedly Got So Mad He Tried to Beat Up a Car A few weeks ago, the Intercept reported on shitty Democrat Rep. Josh Gottheimer and his ineffectual bids to derail both Nancy Pelosi’s speakership and the Democrats’ vote to end U.S. support for the war in Yemen. The story painted a picture of a cong...
2019-05-23 03:32

37-year-old man killed in Bronx hit-and-run A 37-year-old was killed Sunday in a hit-and-run in The Bronx, cops said. The man was hit by a green GMC Yukon just after 5 a.m. on Austin Place, near Bruckner Boulevard, in the Woodstock neighborhood, according to the NYPD. EMS rushed the man to Lin...
2019-06-16 16:48

Democrat tries to take down McConnell by accusing him of getting in Trump's way Former fighter pilot Amy McGrath aims to defeat Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell by accusing him of obstructing Trump's "drain the swamp" agenda....
2019-07-17 17:32

Top Democrat Pelosi: U.S. has no appetite to go to war with Iran U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday the United States has no appetite to go to war with Iran, after Tehran shot down a U.S. military surveillance drone in the Gulf region....
2019-06-21 09:48

Joe Sestak becomes 25th Democrat to run for U.S. president Joe Sestak, a former member of the U.S. House from Pennsylvania and U.S. Navy admiral, has become the 25th Democratic to announce he is running for president ....
2019-06-23 21:01

2020 Democrat: ‘We are well on our way to losing this election’ Presidential hopeful Steve Bullock said that infighting among the more than 20 Democratic contenders threatens to hand the 2020 election to President Trump....
2019-08-10 04:16

Two men dead after shooting in the Bronx: cops Two people were killed on Sunday night after a shooting in the Bronx, cops said. A 21-year-old man and a 17-year-old man were both shot on White Plains Road near Adee Avenue in Allerton at around 11:42 p.m., according to police. The 21-year-old was s...
2019-08-12 10:00

Saks Off Fifth closing only store in the Bronx Saks’ discount brand, Saks Off Fifth, is pulling out of the Bronx after opening its first store there two years ago. The 25,000-square-foot store at the Bay Plaza Shopping Center will close on Oct. 31, according to a public filing. The store employs ...
2019-07-23 06:16

Bronx man charged with killing mother-in-law A Bronx man fatally strangled his mother-in-law with a computer cord in a custody dispute over his kids — then put her body in bed and told the children that Grandma was sleeping, according to police and law-enforcement sources Thursday. Angel ...
2019-07-04 23:32

Democrat cautions about Trump’s July 4th extravaganza WASHINGTON (AP) — A Democratic senator says he fears President Donald Trump’s planned July Fourth extravaganza on the National Mall could turn into a giant Trump rally on the taxpayers’ dime. Sen. Tom Udall of New Mexico questioned Interi...
2019-05-22 22:00

"China Hoping For A Democrat To Win To Rip Off America": Trump US President Donald Trump on Saturday took a swipe at China saying it wants to "badly" chalk out an agreement with his country in order to end the escalating trade friction between the two countries....
2019-08-11 08:48

Trump slammed over attack on Democrat congresswomen The US president told female Democrat representatives of color to go back to where they came from. Three of the women he targeted were born and raised in the United States....
2019-07-15 07:32

Andrew Yang Becomes 9th Democrat to Qualify for the Next Debate Mr. Yang, an entrepreneur, earned 2 percent support in a new poll, adding him to the group of Democratic presidential candidates who will go to Houston in September....
2019-08-08 18:48

| Trump would be 'in handcuffs' if not president, says Democrat Warren Democratic White House hopeful Elizabeth Warren says that if Donald Trump was not protected by his presidential status, he would be "in handcuffs and indicted" for obstructing the investigation into Russia's 2016 election interference....
2019-05-30 23:32

Joe Sestak becomes the 25th Democrat running for president Then there were 25. Joe Sestak, a former congressman from Pennsylvania and Navy admiral, became the latest Democrat to join the crowd of 2020 presidential hopefuls. The 67-year-old in a statement posted on his website Saturday said he is running to b...
2019-06-23 23:16

Ingraham: California a 'Democrat-induced disaster' Fox News' Laura Ingraham spoke directly to California Governor Gavin Newsom Wednesday criticizing his response to the homeless crisis after his state gave illegal immigrants Medicaid benefits....
2019-07-11 07:32

Trump says Squad is 'destroying the Democrat Party' President Trump called out the four freshman congresswomen known as the "Squad," claiming that not only are they bad for America as a whole, they are damaging their own party....
2019-07-21 17:32

Man punched to his death trying to break up brawl in the Bronx A man was punched to death while attempting to break up a brawl outside of a Bronx deli, police said Friday. The 57-year-old intervened in a fight on the sidewalk in front of 5 East Mt. Eden Avenue in West Concourse at 1:20 a.m., police said. Chief o...
2019-07-19 23:48

Bronx man convicted of pimping out minors as young as 8 A Bronx man was convicted in Manhattan federal court of pimping out at least four minors for sex — including one victim who was just 8 years old. Claudius English, 45, used the Internet in 2013 to find, recruit and lure minor victims to his apartment...
2019-06-11 23:16

Perv accused of 4 separate sex attacks in the Bronx A pervert forced himself on four young women, mostly teenagers, in separate incidents throughout the Bronx, becoming increasingly violent with each attack, police said Wednesday. The creep first struck around 1 p.m. March 24, near Hatting Place and P...
2019-07-17 22:48

2 dead, another critically injured after Bronx incident Two people were killed — including a 10-year-old girl — and man is in critical condition following an incident Saturday inside a Bronx home, authorities said. Officials were called to the home on Belmont Avenue near East 181st Street in Tremont aroun...
2019-06-15 22:00

Man arrested after firing gun in the Bronx to impress girlfriend A man was busted by cops in the Bronx after firing bullets into the air to impress his girlfriend, sources said Tuesday. Raul Agosto, 38, was filming himself on a livestream with his gal pal when he fired off a .22-caliber gun around 4:30 a.m. Friday...
2019-07-03 03:48

Man shot twice in the back over parking spot in the Bronx A man was shot twice in the back over a parking spot in the Bronx, cops said. The shooting happened around 8:15 p.m. on July 28 in front of an apartment building at 1800 Popham Avenue in the Morris Heights neighborhood, according to the NYPD. The arg...
2019-08-05 15:16

Bronx NYCHA residents still without electricity a day after fire Residents of a Bronx public housing development are sweating out a steamy July Thursday after a transformer fire crippled electricity throughout the complex — and remained in the dark 24 hours after the blaze. The fire broke out in the basement of a ...
2019-07-12 02:16

Teen boy shot in the chest in Bronx schoolyard A 13-year-old boy took a bullet to the chest when someone opened fire on a Bronx school yard Monday night, police said. The youngster was behind the School of Science and Applied Learning on Prospect Avenue near East 179th Street at about 10:20 p.m. ...
2019-07-02 10:16

Screaming 7-year-old scares off would-be robbers in the Bronx Five would-be robbers who busted into a Bronx apartment were scared off by the screams of a brave 7-year-old girl, who kept hollering even as they held her at gunpoint, police said Friday. The group broke into an apartment on Creston Avenue near East...
2019-06-07 18:01

Man brazenly swipes pup in broad daylight in the Bronx A man in the Bronx brazenly swiped a dog in broad daylight while the pet’s owner was working at a nearby barbershop, police said. The pooch pincher struck about 12:55 p.m. on July 28 as the dog, a 2-year-old pit bull-husky mix named Selena, was tied ...
2019-08-03 11:32

5-year-old stabbed while walking with his mother in the Bronx A 5-year-old boy was stabbed in the back while walking in the Bronx with his mom, police said Sunday. The boy and his mother were walking on Daly Avenue near East 180th Street in West Farms at about 1:20 a.m. when a man walked up and stabbed the boy ...
2019-06-30 16:48

Riverfront Bronx park now a wasteland after $4M makeover A riverfront park the city spruced up with $4 million in taxpayer money is now a virtual wasteland. The main entrance to Bridge Park in the Bronx, a greenway that runs under the George Washington Bridge along the Harlem River, was gated off for month...
2019-08-18 05:16

Bronx civics teacher inspired by AOC to run – for her seat Meet Bronx resident John Cummings, a Republican and former Harbor Unit cop-turned-high school civics teacher who is mounting a long-shot bid to topple Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez next year. “But to just come from the outside and take somebody on is...
2019-07-13 03:32

7-year-old boy wounded in shooting in the Bronx: cops A 7-year-old boy was wounded when a gunman opened fire in the Bronx on Wednesday afternoon, police said. The youngster was with his grandmother in front of 600 East 137th St., part of the NYCHA Mill Brook Houses, in Mott Haven around 12:40 p.m. when ...
2019-06-06 00:32

26-year-old man shot to death in the Bronx: cops A 26-year-old Bronx man died Sunday morning after being shot multiple times in the chest, cops said. The victim, whose identity was withheld by police pending family notification, was shot just before 4 a.m. on Commonwealth Avenue near Randall Avenue...
2019-08-18 21:00

Bronx woman’s death ruled a homicide The death of a 33-year-old Bronx woman has been deemed a homicide, according to police sources. Victim Cindi Olivo was found face up on the bedroom floor of her University Avenue apartment around 8:40 p.m. July 12 after someone called the police comp...
2019-07-14 22:32

Johnson will never be more powerful than he is now As it stands, Boris Johnson is set to become prime minister in a little over a month with nothing other than a catastrophic gaffe likely to stand in his way....
2019-06-17 22:48

Louisiana Democrat speaks out about supporting pro-life policies A pro-life Louisiana Democrat appeared on "The Story with Martha MacCallum" to discuss her ant-abortion views while Democratic presidential candidates continue to show their support for abortion rights....
2019-06-04 09:00

Anti-Abortion Democrat Has Big Fancy Fundraiser Cancelled A fundraiser for the anti-abortion Democrat Rep. Daniel Lipinski has been cancelled by Rep. Cheri Bustos, who heads the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC), according to the New York Times. It’s likely that the fundraiser was cancelled...
2019-05-23 03:32

Stacey Abrams: Georgia Democrat will not run for president in 2020 Former lawmaker who ran for governor in 2018 says she will instead focus on voting rights initiativeStacey Abrams, the former Georgia lawmaker who energized Democratic voters as a candidate for governor last year, will not run for president in 2020 a...
2019-08-14 03:00

New poll says Biden is the only Democrat with a comfortable lead against Trump Evan Vucci/AP, NurPhoto via Getty Images Former Vice President Joe Biden is the only Democratic contender for the 2020 Election who holds a comfortable lead over President Donald Trump, according to a new poll. Biden led Trump by 10 points, well ah...
2019-07-08 21:32

Biden remains the Democrat to beat despite Iowa fumble Biden's rivals remain confident that his fumbles, like the one in Iowa this week, eventually will catch up to him, undermining his electability argument....
2019-08-10 23:00

Lighthizer says he can 'work out' Democrat concerns over trade pact U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said he believes core concerns held by Democratic lawmakers over enforcement of labor and environmental provisions in the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement can be sorted out quickly....
2019-06-20 02:32

Latina Border Patrol officer dubbed ‘Ice Bae’ is a Democrat A Latina Border Patrol officer who went viral as #IceBae after being photographed on duty is a registered Democrat from Texas, records show. Kiara Cervantes, 26, identified herself Sunday on Twitter as the internet sensation who was snapped during Vi...
2019-07-16 19:48

Farewell, Swalwell: As One 2020 Democrat Drops Out, Will Others Follow? In the On Politics newsletter: Some candidates may be starting to realize time spent lingering at the bottom of the polls could come at a cost back home....
2019-07-09 05:32

Democrat Booker unveils plan for Americans to age at home Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker was set to unveil a plan on Monday to greatly increase funding for elderly Americans needing long-term health care, and also to increase funding for people who look after them....
2019-07-15 17:32

Jessica Cisneros on Challenging an Incumbent Democrat: ‘There’s a Lot He Has Never Had to Justify’ Ms. Cisneros, a 26-year-old immigration lawyer, is running against a Texas lawmaker who has taken donations from immigrant detention centers. If she wins, she would be the youngest woman ever elected to Congress....
2019-07-05 05:48

California Democrat says Facebook's currency may do more to endanger America than 9/11 Facebook's head of Calibra David Marcus is grilled during a House Financial Services Committee hearing over the company's digital currency plans....
2019-07-17 18:48

Biden in his element in Iowa – is he still the Democrat most likely to beat Trump? The former vice-president’s folksy charm went down well at the state fair – but critics say the party needs a bolder 2020 candidateJoe Biden hardly seemed to be sweating.He was standing on a small wooden stage at the Iowa state fair, a large crowd ar...
2019-08-10 11:16

Democrat Harris clarifies: she won't ban private health insurance U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris was forced to clarify her position on private health insurance again on Friday, an unwelcome distraction from a standout debate performance that her campaign said drew a surge of financial contribu...
2019-06-28 21:16

Democrat de Blasio apologizes for Che Guevara phrase in Miami Democratic presidential candidate Bill de Blasio apologized on Thursday for unwittingly quoting Ernesto "Che" Guevara, a Marxist revolutionary reviled by many Cuban-Americans for helping Fidel Castro come to power in Cuba....
2019-06-28 06:48

Democrat Klobuchar announces plan to help U.S. teachers and students Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar rolled out a plan on Friday to provide additional resources for America's public school teachers and students as she and her rivals seek the support of teachers' unions....
2019-07-06 03:32

Key Senate Democrat warns of Barr’s expanded powers WASHINGTON (AP) — The top Democrat on the Senate intelligence committee is sounding the alarm about the new powers that President Donald Trump has granted to Attorney General William Barr. Sen. Mark Warner of Virginia, in a letter obtained by The Ass...
2019-05-28 23:16

Democrat wants FCC to open T-Mobile, Sprint settlement for comment U.S. Representative David Cicilline urged Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai on Thursday to give the public the chance to comment on a draft order that would grant agency approval to the $26 billion merger of T-Mobile US Inc and Spri...
2019-08-16 16:16

Venomous snake has been missing inside Bronx Zoo for a week The venomous mangrove snake that escaped its enclosure at the Bronx Zoo was still loose Tuesday — marking a week since it went on the lam. The 3-foot, tree-climbing serpent got free from its Jungle World exhibit Aug. 6 — when zoo officia...
2019-08-14 09:32

Pera, Cornet advance as thunderstorms rumble in the Bronx American Bernarda Pera and France's Alize Cornet advanced to the second round with straight sets victories at the rain-hit Bronx Open in New York on Sunday....
2019-08-19 21:00

Woman sues ex for claiming she ran brothel from her Bronx apartment It was ‘whore’-ible lie. A Co-op City woman claims her ex got revenge on her for breaking up with him — by claiming she was running a whorehouse. Things took a nasty turn for Vivienne Fullerton when she ended her “social” relationship with Junior Sim...
2019-06-23 00:32

Crook swipes donation box with $2,200 in cash from Bronx mosque A heartless crook swiped an entire donation box — holding thousands of dollars in cash — from a Bronx mosque during Ramadan, cops said Tuesday. The thief entered the Masjid Nur Al Islam Mosque on Sherman Avenue near McClellan Street in Co...
2019-06-05 03:16

De Blasio would’ve fired Eric Garner cop ‘immediately’: Bronx Dem DETROIT, Mich. — Mayor Bill de Blasio would have fired the NYPD cop who engaged in a fatal struggle with Eric Garner if he could have, a surrogate for de Blasio’s presidential campaign said Wednesday. “I have no doubt that if due process ...
2019-08-01 02:16

City Council votes to name Bronx street for Stan Lee University Avenue between Brandt Place and West 176th Street will be co-named "Stan Lee Way" under a bill passed by lawmakers codifying the moniker and 85 other honorary street names....
2019-07-24 03:32

MTA bus driver attacked by chair-wielding stranger in the Bronx A stranger hurled a folding chair at an MTA bus driver in the Bronx, striking the worker in the head, police said. The 56-year-old driver was talking to a colleague on White Plains Road near East 226th Street in Wakefield — just steps from the White ...
2019-07-23 20:16

Mom and daughter were slain inside Bronx apartment: cops Police on Tuesday officially announced that the 10-year-old girl and her mother found dead in The Bronx over the weekend were slain. Linda Manigault, 34, and 10-year-old Heaven Ross were killed inside their third-floor apartment near East 181st Stree...
2019-06-18 18:00

Two busted in stray-bullet shooting of 7-year-old in The Bronx Two people were busted for the stray-bullet shooting of a 7-year-old outside of a Bronx housing project, police said Thursday. Manuel Colon, 31, and Keyshawn Williams, 21, were arrested for the June 5 shootout that left the boy wounded outside the Mi...
2019-06-14 06:32

LEADING OFF: Snell seeks Bronx rebound, Trout gets MRI LEADING OFF: Snell seeks Bronx rebound, Trout gets MRI on right calf, Cubs try to make Cincy a seller, Dodgers head to Philly after late night       ...
2019-07-15 08:48

Distraught dad recalls moment his son was accidentally shot in the Bronx The devastated father of a young Bronx man recalled the heart-wrenching moments he discovered his son had been shot by his cousin, who pulled the trigger of a gun he thought was unloaded. “Mohammed came out, ‘Daddy, daddy,’ and then...
2019-08-08 03:32

Bronx classroom ‘a massacre’ after student’s fatal stabbing: cop "There was blood all over the place, on the floor, on the walls," Officer Oliva Carvajao said in Bronx Supreme Court at the bench trial of Abel Cedeno....
2019-07-03 23:16

Muchova advances, Zhang ousted in Bronx Open Czech Republic's 10th seed Karolina Muchova beat Slovakia's Viktoria Kuzmova 7-5 6-2 to move into the second round of the Bronx Open while fourth seed Zhang Shuai was knocked out in straight sets on Monday....
2019-08-20 15:16

In the Bronx, an Elite Chef Is Trying to Engineer a Better School Lunch Dan Giusti, who headed the kitchen at Noma in Denmark, has replaced prefab food with freshly made fare. But he still struggles to find skilled help and change students’ tastes....
2019-05-21 15:48

Watch: Man ambushed, gunned down while trying to flee attackers in the Bronx Dramatic surveillance video shows a Bronx man being ambushed by two thugs inside of an apartment building lobby — one of whom fatally shot him in the back as he attempted to flee, cops said. The footage was released Sunday by the NYPD as they c...
2019-07-15 07:48

Bronx man wanted by NYPD discovered locked in trunk of car A Bronx man wanted by the NYPD was arrested in Pennsylvania on Wednesday after he was found locked in the trunk of a car, a report said. Leon Cyheime Parks, 25, was discovered in a 2016 Dodge Challenger by an employee at an auto auction in Lancaster ...
2019-05-31 10:16

Ocasio-Cortez offers to help Bronx Zoo’s Happy the elephant WASHINGTON — Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said Thursday she’s looking to help Happy the elephant, who has lived alone at the Bronx Zoo for 13 years. “Thanks for bringing Happy’s situation to my attention!” AOC tweeted. “The team and I are look...
2019-06-06 23:00

Woman brutally beaten and raped in the Bronx: cops The attack left the 20-year-old victim so badly injured that one Special Victims Division investigator described it as “one of the worst he's ever seen,” police sources said....
2019-06-04 00:16

6-month-old girl mysteriously dies in Bronx home A 6-month-old infant who was with her mother in their Bronx home on Friday evening lost consciousness and died, police said. The baby, Charlie McCall, was awake and well with her mother at their home on Jefferson Place near Clinton Avenue in Morrisan...
2019-08-17 07:16

The Yankees Added Another Bomber To The Bronx With Edwin Encarnación The New York Yankees acquired American League home run leader Edwin Encarnación from the Seattle Mariners on Saturday for cash considerations and pitching prospect Juan Then, continuing the trend that the Lakers set a couple hours earlier of a histor...
2019-06-16 20:32

This is the Bronx mom and daughter killed in apparent double murder This is the 10-year-old Bronx girl who was strangled and her mother who was also slain over the weekend, in what police are probing as a possible double murder and attempted suicide. Young Heaven Ross can be seen smiling sweetly in a pink gown, match...
2019-06-17 02:48

Man nabbed for Bronx rape allegedly said she ‘deserved it’ for ‘slavery’ A black parolee arrested for raping and bashing a white woman on the roof of his Bronx apartment building allegedly told a witness that she “deserved” the brutal attack because of slavery, according to court papers. “She was a white...
2019-06-18 23:00

Five convicted for brutally stabbing Bronx teen to death NEW YORK (WNBC) – After a weeks-long trial filled with emotional testimonies, chilling revelations and graphic photos, the jury reached a verdict in the Lesandro “Junior” Guzman-Feliz murder trial. All five defendants were found guilty of murde...
2019-06-15 03:32

The Machine and his boat oar: How DJ LeMahieu became a household (nick)name in the Bronx Despite some skepticism when he was signed, without All-Star DJ LeMahieu -- or whatever you want to call him -- the Yankees wouldn't be running away with the AL East....
2019-07-19 15:16

Three people shot by a bike-riding gunman in the Bronx Three people were shot by a man on a bicycle in the Bronx Sunday afternoon, according to police. The male suspect was riding a bicycle around 4 p.m. on East 166 Street and College Avenue in Concourse Village when he opened fire, cops said. A 17-year-...
2019-06-24 03:16

Rescue crews searching for missing swimmer in the Bronx Rescue crews were searching for a missing swimmer under the Throgs Neck Bridge in the Bronx on Thursday night, officials said. Police were called to the scene at around 7 p.m. and were told that a 46-year-old man jumped off of a boat he was on and ne...
2019-08-02 21:48

Man with apparent rifle sparks chaos on Bronx bus: cops A man holding what was believed to be a rifle caused panic on a Bronx bus, injuring a 77-year-old woman, police said Sunday. The gunman boarded the back of a Bx15 bus just before 10 p.m. Saturday on 3rd Avenue and Tremont Avenue, cops said. The suspe...
2019-06-23 21:01

11-year-old girl dies in multiple-car accident in the Bronx An 11-year-old girl died last night in a five-car accident on the Major Deegan Expressway, police said. It happened at around 10:30 p.m. when an SUV traveling south hit another vehicle, setting off a chain reaction pile up. A man whose window overloo...
2019-06-30 11:32

Bronx Zoo protesters demand release of Happy the elephant Free Happy the elephant! That was the cry from about 100 animal rights activist who turned up at the Bronx Zoo Saturday to demand the release of the zoo’s beloved but isolated pachyderm....
2019-06-02 06:32

Bronx man found fatally shot in the head in his bedroom A man was found fatally shot in the head Friday in the bedroom of his Bronx apartment, police said. A 911 call led cops to the home on Sedgwick Avenue in University Heights at about 11:05 a.m., where they found the 44-year-old man unconscious and unr...
2019-07-06 04:48

Citi Bike looking to double coverage, expand to the Bronx Maps obtained by The Post show that in the next three years, the bicycle-share program is going to double its geographic reach by placing docks in the Bronx and farther out into Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens....
2019-07-16 09:16

Bronx teens disappear from homes just blocks away, days apart Two teenage girls disappeared from their Bronx homes just blocks away from each other and only days apart, police said. Shelsie Garcia, 15, left her apartment on Dewey Avenue near Quincy Avenue in Throgs Neck around 10:30 p.m. Thursday, telling her m...
2019-05-22 23:48

Four FDNY medics injured in Bronx ambulance crash Four FDNY EMT’s were hurt Saturday when their ambulances collided in the Bronx, an FDNY spokesman said. The ambulances crashed into each other shortly after 4 p.m. on Brook Avenue near East 142nd Street in Mott Haven. The four medics were taken...
2019-08-11 07:48

'When They See Us' makes a powerful case to be seen The miscarriage of justice that surrounded the Central Park Five should by now be well known, but the details of the case, as reenacted, provide the inherent power of "When They See Us," a Netflix miniseries that's strongest at the beginning and end ...
2019-05-30 17:48

The most-powerful American cars ever Just like the stock market, the neverending American horsepower war has had its ups and downs over the years, but records keep getting broken and the outlook remains bullish....
2019-07-01 22:48

The Most Powerful Arab Ruler Isn’t M.B.S. It’s M.B.Z. Prince Mohammed bin Zayed grew the U.A.E.’s power by following America’s lead. He now has an increasingly bellicose agenda of his own. And President Trump seems to be following him....
2019-06-02 09:00

Another Democrat joins AOC in criticizing border patrol agents: 'We were disrespected' Rep. Norma Torres, D-Calif, said she felt unsafe during her visit to a southern border detention facility on "New Day" Tuesday and claimed she was disrespected by the agents on duty. ...
2019-07-03 00:00

Democrat O'Rourke unveils "community-based" immigration plan Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke proposed a new immigration plan on Wednesday that will allow churches and local communities to sponsor immigrants to the United States in becoming American citizens....
2019-05-29 17:32

Pro-Immigrant Protesters Interrupt A Trump Rally And All He Can Say Is 'Democrat Mayor!' Pro-immigrant protesters interrupted Donald Trump’s campaign rally in Cincinnati, Ohio on Thursday night while the president questioned the party affiliation of the mayor. Just over 30 minutes into his usual rambling campaign speech, Trump started in...
2019-08-02 06:48

German Government Sways After Social Democrat Leader Quits BERLIN — German Chancellor Angela Merkel vowed Sunday to continue with her government after the leader of the center-left Social Democrats, a junior partner in the coalition, resigned following a series of disappointing election results. In a s...
2019-06-03 01:32

Louisiana's governor, a Democrat, signs 'heartbeat' abortion bill into law Louisiana's Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards broke from his party's ideology Thursday and signed a bill that would prohibit women from having an abortion once a baby's heartbeat is detected, in almost all cases....
2019-05-31 00:48

Key Democrat calls for 'good faith' talks on trade deal The timeline for Congress to consider ratifying the deal depends on the administration's willingness to negotiate in good faith, said U.S. Rep. Richard Neal....
2019-08-01 09:16

2020 Democrat bemoans identity politics, says it's being used to 'tear people apart' Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii, said identity politics are being weaponized to purposely divide the country and called for unity during an appearance on "The View" Monday. ...
2019-07-22 21:00

Maverick Democrat’s attempt to impeach Trump fails vote The vote showed that so far, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has been successful in her effort to prevent a Democratic stampede toward impeachment before additional evidence is developed that could win over a public that has so far been skeptical about ou...
2019-07-18 03:16

Atop Tech Antitrust Probe, a Democrat With an Independent Manner Technology companies are set to come into the crosshairs of a House panel led by Rep. David Cicilline, a Rhode Island Democrat with an independent streak....
2019-06-10 19:16

2020 Democrat Andrew Yang is giving $1,000 a month to another voter Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang said Tuesday he has chosen another early voting state resident to pay $1,000 a month out of his own pocket, as part of his unconventional pitch for a “universal basic income” in the United States....
2019-06-11 22:00

Democrat to force vote on Mexico tariffs if Trump follows through on threat House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal said Thursday that he will introduce legislation to block President Trump from imposing new tariffs on Mexico....
2019-06-06 20:16

Democrat Biden slams Trump on trade as both visit Iowa Democratic U.S. presidential hopeful Joe Biden criticized President Donald Trump over trade policies he said hurt farmers and choked the auto industry, as both 2020 White House candidates visit the early voting farm state of Iowa on Tuesday....
2019-06-11 18:32

2020 Democrat promoted anti-vaccination theories in 2012 Democratic White House hopeful and spiritual self-help guru Marianne Williamson gave credence to anti-vaccination theories in a 2012 radio show episode, telling her audience to “do your due diligence” before vaccinating their children....
2019-08-16 19:48

Democrat Ilhan Omar says Donald Trump is a 'fascist' – video Representative Ilhan Omar has responded to Donald Trump's criticism of her as well as the chanting of 'send her back', which was heard at a Trump rally in North Carolina. Speaking at Capitol Hill on Thursday, she said 'we have said this president is ...
2019-07-19 01:16

Democrat Buttigieg unveils plan to fight racism in America Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg, the mayor of South Bend, Indiana - whose campaign has been dogged by accusations of systemic racism in his city as he struggles to gain support from African-American voters - on Thursday announced a p...
2019-07-11 16:48

Former Democrat judge ordered to jail, dragged out of courtroom in Cincinnati A former juvenile court judge was jailed Monday, taken out of the courtroom with her feet dragging in an end to yearslong legal challenges to her sentence....
2019-07-23 06:16

33-year-old woman found stabbed and decomposing in Bronx apartment A woman was found stabbed to death inside her Bronx home, police said Saturday. Cindi Olivo, 33, was discovered face up on the floor of the bedroom in her home on University Avenue near West Fordham Road around 8:40 p.m. Friday, after someone called ...
2019-07-14 05:16

Mom of Bronx HS stabbing victim doesn’t buy suspect’s ‘self defense’ claim The mother of a teen stabbed to death by a classmate inside a Bronx high school classroom said after court Thursday that she doesn’t buy the killer’s claim that he can’t remember the stabbing. Abel Cedeno, 19, had just insisted on t...
2019-07-12 04:00

Bronx dean recalls bloody scene after school stabbing A former Bronx high school dean testified Monday about the moment he saw “blood rolling out” of a classroom after an allegedly bullied teen fatally stabbed a classmate with a switchblade. “From a distance I saw blood running out of the classroom,” Ma...
2019-07-09 06:32

Bronx teen charged in Soho nightclub shooting that injured 2 Swandy Sanchez, 19, allegedly opened fire on two men on May 9 at about 1:40 a.m. in front of SOB’s music venue on Varick Street near Houston Street, police said....
2019-06-10 07:16

Venomous snake missing at Bronx Zoo — but staff insists there’s no danger Don’t worry, this guy doesn’t bite — much. A venomous, tree-climbing 3-foot mangrove snake is on the loose after it escaped its enclosure at the Bronx Zoo Tuesday night — but officials there have kept the area open with just one little si...
2019-08-08 03:32

Bronx cooperator in ‘Junior’ killing fears retribution for ‘snitching’ The gangbanger-turned-witness who helped drag Lesandro “Junior” Guzman-Feliz from a Bronx bodega during the innocent teen’s slaying avoided looking at five of his alleged gangland cohorts in court Tuesday — as he fingered them in video stills of the ...
2019-05-22 03:48

Three separate fires at Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx were ‘accidents’ A series of accidents caused a trio of fires at Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx, the FDNY said Saturday. “Per #FDNY Fire Marshals: Causes of 3 separate fires on 5/24 at 111 E 210 St. in the #Bronx were accidental,” according to a t...
2019-05-26 03:32

Bronx HS stabber was looking for fight when he pulled knife on classmates: prosecutor A bullied Bronx high schooler brought a switchblade to history class because he was itching to use it, a prosecutor said Friday, in closing arguments in the manslaughter trial of Abel Cedeno, the teen who killed one classmate and seriously injured an...
2019-07-13 03:32

NYPD cops respond to Bronx call — and get their tires slashed A man slashed the tires of an NYPD radio car while officers were responding to a call in the Bronx, police said Tuesday. Cops showed up to an address on Townsend Avenue near East Mt. Eden Avenue in West Concourse shortly before 10 p.m. June 2 for a r...
2019-06-11 23:16

Second Bronx twin gets three years for keeping bomb parts in apartment Tyler Toro, 28, and his twin brother Christian Toro, who worked as a teacher at Harlem Prep, were arrested in February 2018 in their Pelham Bay apartment, where authorities found bomb ingredients that included explosive powder, potassium nitrate, a s...
2019-05-30 13:32

Ahn wins; Vandeweghe, Zhang, Putintseva fall in Bronx tennis Kristie Ahn began the final preparation for her return to the U.S. Open with a first-round victory at the Bronx Open, where fellow American CoCo Vandeweghe and seeded players Zhang Shuai and Yulia Putintseva were upset      ...
2019-08-20 10:32

Everyone be cool: Aaron Hicks is taking batting practice in the Bronx Aaron Hicks taking some BP in the Bronx today pic.twitter.com/wkBni2WeoJ — George's Box Pod (@GeorgesBoxPod) May 9, 2019 Aaron Hicks has been playing in extended Spring Training and Single A games down in Tampa for the last week or so. It...
2019-05-21 16:48

45-year-old woman found dead in Bronx homeless shelter A woman was found dead in a homeless shelter in the Bronx, cops said. The 45-year-old woman was discovered naked on the floor of the first-floor room of Bronx Works, on E. 138 St. near Cypress Avenue in Mott Haven just before 8 a.m. Thursday, cops sa...
2019-07-19 19:16

Toddler severely burned in Bronx fire, 7 others rushed to hospital A three-year-old child was struggling for life Sunday after suffering severe burns in a quick-moving, predawn fire that raced through an apartment building the Belmont neighborhood of The Bronx. The gravely injured child, whose name and gender weren&...
2019-06-09 14:48

Fourth teen busted in deadly Bronx stabbing, 2 still at large A fourth teen was arrested in connection with the fatal stabbing of a Bronx man in what police believe stemmed from a landlord-tenant dispute. The 16-year-old suspect, whose name was not released because of his age, was charged with murder, gang assa...
2019-07-01 22:48

Officials play down ‘mildly venomous’ snake that’s still missing at Bronx Zoo The venomous mangrove snake that escaped its enclosure at the Bronx Zoo was still on the loose Thursday — as officials said they believe it got out via a vent. The Post revealed Wednesday that the 3-foot, tree-climbing snake went missing from i...
2019-08-08 22:16

Man claims he was served ‘toxic’ alcohol instead of water at Bronx eatery Murray Bauer sat down to dinner with his wife at The Pine Restaurant when he took a swig of the restaurant’s “exclusive flat water,” served in a clear glass bottle with the red-sauce joint’s name on it....
2019-06-30 11:32

City correction officer busted for raping teen in the Bronx A city Department of Correction worker was busted Tuesday morning for raping a teen in the Bronx, police said. Christopher Sierra, 27, was arrested around 1:15 a.m. for attacking the 19-year-old acquaintance inside an apartment around 2:30 a.m. Monda...
2019-07-09 20:16

Bronx brush fire stalls Metro North trains A brush fire near Metro North tracks in the Bronx stalled trains for nearly an hour at the start of the holiday weekend, authorities said. The small fire broke out at about 5:50 p.m. in between the Wakefield and Woodlawn stations, an MTA spokesperson...
2019-05-25 05:16

Venus Williams is coming to The Bronx for World TeamTennis match When the New York Empire from World TeamTennis gets its season underway, it will feature some star-studded matches. Venus Williams and the Washington Kastles will visit the Empire’s home court, the Cary Leeds Center for Tennis & Learning in The Bronx...
2019-05-21 22:16

Hero teen, toddler he tried to save die of injuries from Bronx fire A 3-year-old girl and the hero teen who ran back into a burning Bronx apartment building to save the child earlier this week have both died, a family member and officials said Wednesday. The fire broke out in the 16-story building at 725 Garden St. j...
2019-06-13 08:00

Parents sue city, DOE after Bronx teen ‘bullied into sex’ jumps off building The parents of a Bronx teen who was bullied into performing sex acts on two boys at school — then went home the same day and jumped off her roof — are suing the city and DOE, claiming her suicide could have been prevented, according to a ...
2019-05-29 03:48

Horse dies in Bronx after trailer crashes, flips over on highway A tractor-trailer carrying two horses crashed and flipped over in the Bronx Thursday morning, killing one of the animals, police said. A man was driving a pickup with the two horses in tow in the southbound lane of the Cross Bronx Expressway near Exi...
2019-06-06 23:00

Bronx man busted with arsenal of guns, phony police badges A Bronx man was busted with an arsenal of weapons, including several rifles and an Uzi, and fake police badges after he allegedly strangled his wife, police said Wednesday....
2019-05-23 00:48

Four restaurants in the Bronx feel the Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez effect An uptick in visitors follows after New York congresswoman recommends Bronx restaurantsAurora Cerrato says it took all of one day for the AOC effect to take hold at her restaurant in Little Italy in the Bronx.When Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez – the New Y...
2019-06-24 07:48

Suspect critically injured during police-involved shooting in the Bronx A suspect was in critical condition on Sunday night after being shot by police in the Bronx, authorities. The shooting took place at Summit Avenue and West 166th Street in the Highbridge section of the borough at around 7 p.m., according to police. D...
2019-07-08 03:48

Two Tudor-style Fisher Houses dedicated to VA center in the Bronx Two beautifully fitted-out Tudor-style Fisher Houses were dedicated last Wednesday and their keys turned over to the James J. Peters VA Medical Center, which had provided the land on its Bronx campus....
2019-05-29 08:16

Bronx man accused of stabbing roommate in the chest with a ‘pirate sword’ A fight between two roommates in the Bronx nearly turned deadly when one of the men pulled what police described as a “pirate sword” and stabbed the other, authorities said. The fight kicked off at about 4 p.m. on Tuesday in the basement apartment th...
2019-05-29 09:00

Bronx man arrested in 2016 shooting that killed innocent bystander A Bronx man has been arrested and charged following the 2016 gang-related shooting death of an innocent bystander. Jahson Feverie, 18, who also goes by “Jah,” was arrested on Tuesday morning and charged with racketeering conspiracy as well as a firea...
2019-07-03 15:16

9 injured, including kids, after out-of-control SUV flips onto Bronx curb Nine people were injured — including at least two children — when an out-of-control SUV careened onto a Bronx sidewalk on Friday, authorities said. A Honda CR-V was heading south on Southern Boulevard in West Farms at around 4:30 p.m. whe...
2019-06-22 09:00

Bronx HS stabber claims he can’t remember plunging knife into classmates The gay former Bronx high school student charged with a 2017 fatal classroom stabbing took the stand in his own defense Thursday, taking no responsibility for the violence, and insisting he doesn’t even remember plunging his knife into two cla...
2019-07-12 02:16

iOS 13 Will Include These Powerful, Highly Useful Features Apple announced iOS 13 at WWDC this year. The latest edition of the mobile operating system will come with a lot of privacy-centric features along with camera advancements....
2019-06-10 18:48

Strike Brett Gardner Down, And He Will Only Become More Powerful When he gets upset about poor umpiring, Yankees outfielder Brett Gardner has been doing ... whatever it is he’s doing in that GIF above. Some might call it a healthy venting of frustration, but others might call it obnoxious tantrum-throwing. Someone...
2019-08-20 07:00

Airbus CEO hints at more powerful A321 jet Airbus Chief Executive Guillaume Faury hinted on Tuesday at the launch of a more powerful new A321 jet, saying the planemaker's current A321LR was the world's longest-range single-aisle jet "for the moment."...
2019-05-21 22:16

Would your mobile phone be powerful enough to get you to the moon? Many people who are old enough to have experienced the first moon landing will vividly remember what it was like watching Neil Armstrong utter his famous quote: “That’s one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.”. Half a century later, the...
2019-07-16 15:32

Sony Xperia 1 review: Powerful, but not sensible I don't love admitting this, but it can be hard to take Sony's phones seriously sometimes. That's not because of a lack of effort on its part — it's more that the phones they do release often seem gleefully out of step with ...
2019-07-16 03:48

R8 LMS GT2 is Audi’s most powerful customer racer yet Aero upgrades and race exhaust liberate 640bhp from naturally aspirated V10 Audi is expanding its customer racing programme to the emerging GT2 class with the R8 LMS GT2. Based on the R8 Spyder road car, the R8 LMS GT2 receives a fixed hard-top and...
2019-07-05 16:32

Mercedes-AMG unveils most powerful four-pot engine ever Mercedes confirms 415bhp power output for hot A-Class, CLA and GLA, and we've got all the details of the new M139 unit The world’s most powerful 2.0-litre, four-cylinder series production engine has been revealed by Mercedes-AMG, set to feature in i...
2019-06-07 10:48

Romania’s Most Powerful Man Is Sent to Prison for Corruption Liviu Dragnea, the head of the governing Social Democrats, was ordered to start serving a three and a half year sentence. His party was also handed a rebuke in European elections....
2019-05-27 18:32

5 Reasons Why Everyone Should Upgrade to This New Powerful Smartphone vivo recently launched the 8GB RAM variant of its popular phone, V15Pro. The vivo V15Pro already offers a great set of features and with the addition of an 8GB RAM variant, this phone looks like a......
2019-05-23 23:16

World's most powerful passports revealed Once again, Asia leads the way in the Henley Passport Index's guide to the world's most powerful passports. But in the latest report for 2019, there's change at the top...
2019-07-02 14:32

BMW X6 adds more powerful engines for 2020 The third-generation X6 is longer and wider than its predecessor, but with a lower height for better aerodynamics. And an illuminated kidney grille will be available for the first time on a BMW with the 2020 X6....
2019-07-03 16:00

Powerful portraits of an LGBT community Last week, Botswana's High Court made history when it overturned colonial-era laws criminalizing consensual same-sex relations. The ruling, which came mere weeks after Kenya's High Court ruled to uphold its own 19th-century laws criminalizing "carnal...
2019-06-18 11:48

Some Of EVE Online's Most Powerful Groups Are Heading For War EVE Online is infamous for many things: scams that leave their victims devastated, player-created empires that span the stars, and perhaps most for war. The wars of EVE involve thousands of players across the globe, all focused on singular goals. Th...
2019-05-23 20:00

The Mad King’s Minions Tell Former White House Lawyer Don McGahn Not to Testify Before House Committee The White House has reportedly directed former White House counsel Don McGahn not to testify before the House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday, arguing that as a former senior adviser to the president he is not legally required to appear before the com...
2019-05-21 19:32

As ex-White House counsel defies subpoena, U.S. House Democrats weigh response Former White House Counsel Don McGahn ignored a subpoena to testify on Tuesday to a U.S. House of Representatives committee, fuelling talk among Democratic lawmakers of possible legal action against him and potential impeachment of President Donald T...
2019-05-21 21:16

House votes to protect 'Dreamer' immigrants amid White House opposition The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday passed legislation to end the threat of deportation that has long hung over undocumented immigrants known as "Dreamers" who entered the United States when they were children....
2019-06-05 07:16

House chaplain prays to exorcise 'all spirits of darkness ... at play in the people’s House' After several wild and bizarre days on Capitol Hill, the chaplain of the House of Representatives opened the legislative day Thursday with a prayer to cast out “all spirits of darkness from this chamber.”...
2019-07-19 00:48

Pondering Impeachment, House Sues Don McGahn, Ex-White House Counsel, for Testimony The Judiciary Committee hopes a federal judge will strike down the White House’s “absolute immunity” claims, clearing the way for testimony from key witnesses to the special counsel....
2019-08-08 00:00

House Democrats ask National Archives for Brett Kavanaugh's White House records The request renews the records fight that dominated Kavanaugh's nomination hearings before the controversy was subsumed by accusations against the then-federal appeals court judge of sexual misconduct....
2019-08-07 02:48

House panel chairman threatens former White House aides with contempt U.S. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler said on Tuesday he would expect former White House aides Hope Hicks and Annie Donaldson to be held in contempt if they do not comply with subpoenas for documents he wants for his panel's probe in...
2019-06-05 13:48

White House Orders Hope Hicks to Defy House Subpoena (WASHINGTON) — The White House on Tuesday again directed former employees not to cooperate with a congressional investigation, this time instructing former aides Hope Hicks and Annie Donaldson to defy subpoenas and refuse to provide documents t...
2019-06-05 10:32

House Approves Immigration Bill, Despite White House Veto Threat WASHINGTON — Democrats shunned a White House veto threat and muscled legislation through the House Tuesday that would bestow a chance for citizenship on an estimated 2 million-plus migrants, a bill that stands virtually no chance of enactment b...
2019-06-05 10:32

House Democrats request White House communications sent via personal email The Oversight Committee has asked for copies of all official-business transmissions sent by personal email or encrypted message in violation of federal record-keeping laws....
2019-07-01 22:16

White House Directs Kellyanne Conway to Defy House Subpoena The White House told Kellyanne Conway on Monday not to comply with a congressional subpoena compelling her to testify about compliance with ethics laws....
2019-07-16 01:32

U.S. House panel to quiz ex-Trump aide Hicks, White House asserts immunity Hope Hicks, once a close aide to U.S. President Donald Trump, is due to face questions in Congress on Wednesday on six instances in which Democrats believe Trump may have broken the law during the 2016 election campaign and while in the White House....
2019-06-19 14:32

Former White House Counsel Donald McGahn Skips House Hearing, Defying Subpoena (WASHINGTON) — Former White House Counsel Donald McGahn is a no-show at a hearing of the House Judiciary Committee, defying a subpoena for his testimony. President Donald Trump directed McGahn to ignore the committee’s subpoena to testify...
2019-05-21 16:48

Texas Democrat Cuellar declines to give away NRA donation in wake of gun massacres "Why would he do that?" said Cuellar's campaign spokesman, Colin Strother, when asked whether the lawmaker will return an NRA donation or give it to charity....
2019-08-07 00:16

Democrat Warren wants to repeal 1994 crime bill, end cash bail U.S. Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren on Tuesday proposed sweeping changes to federal and state criminal justice systems, including ending cash bail requirements and doing away with a crime bill that rival Joe Biden helped make law....
2019-08-20 23:48

Democrat confident majority of caucus will be in favor of impeachment after Mueller testimony Robert Mueller's much-anticipated testimony may have been delayed for a week, but at least one Democrat has already made up his mind on what should happen after the former special counsel speaks on the Hill....
2019-07-15 21:48

Democrat Beto O'Rourke trails Democratic rivals in cash contest Former Democratic U.S. Representative Beto O'Rourke raised a lackluster $3.6 million for his struggling presidential campaign in the second quarter of the year, his campaign said on Monday....
2019-07-16 08:48

Democrat Buttigieg unveils healthcare plan for rural Americans, tribes Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg unveiled a healthcare plan on Friday to provide coverage to all rural Americans and Native American tribes, where mortality and illness rates are higher than in U.S. cities....
2019-08-09 13:48

Democrat Buttigieg: stop 'endless war,' return to Iran nuclear deal Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg on Tuesday urged a stop to the "endless wars" that followed the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks and vowed to return the United States to the Iran nuclear deal scrapped by Republican President Donald Trump....
2019-06-11 18:32

2020 Democrat hopeful Rep. Tim Ryan pokes holes into 'Medicare for All' plan Quite a few Democrats vying for their party's 2020 presidential nomination are latching on to Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders' Medicare for All plan, but at least one is pumping the brakes and pointing out the policy's flaws....
2019-06-30 23:00

Alabama lawmaker seeks to censure Democrat for comments about abortion, Trump Jr. Alabama lawmakers abruptly adjourned Wednesday after a one member called for the censure of another over comments that included calling Donald Trump Jr. "retarded or crazy" during a debate earlier this month on the state’s controversial abortion ban....
2019-05-24 00:32

Democrat Jay Inslee ties climate change into 2020 education plan Democratic presidential candidate Jay Inslee, who has made climate change the major issue in his campaign, said Friday he will incorporate the issue into his education plan....
2019-07-05 22:48

Democrat in Competitive California District Joins Call for Impeachment Inquiry Representative Katie Porter is one of the first to endorse impeachment proceedings among House Democrats who are expected to face tough re-election campaigns....
2019-06-18 02:32

Grassley says China stalling on trade in hopes Democrat replaces Trump Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, said Wednesday that he now believes that China is intentionally stalling in trade talks with the U.S. in the hopes that a Democrat is elected in 2020 to replace President Trump....
2019-05-22 20:16

Joe Biden forced to defend record in onslaught from younger Democrat rivals Former vice president Joe Biden was forced to defend his political record as the Democratic front-runner to take on Donald Trump in next year's election came under fierce attack from his younger rivals in a televised debate....
2019-08-01 17:16

| US shooting | Democrat demos: WATCH the top world news videos for today Police say festival gunman probably acted alone | Demonstrations in Detroit before Democratic debate; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH....
2019-08-01 00:00

Democrat Cory Booker announces plan to protect abortion rights Democratic U.S. Senator Cory Booker on Wednesday announced a series of executive actions he would take to protect abortion rights if he is elected president, as new statewide restrictions have thrust the issue into the 2020 campaign....
2019-05-22 18:48

Democrat Buttigieg cancels campaign events after South Bend shooting Pete Buttigieg, the mayor of South Bend, Indiana, who is seeking the Democratic presidential nomination, canceled campaign events on Monday to return to his city after a fatal shooting by a police officer, his campaign said....
2019-06-18 00:48

After Walmart Shooting, Texan Democrat Accuses Trump Of Stoking Racism Democratic presidential hopeful Beto O'Rourke accused President Donald Trump on Saturday of inciting hatred after a mass shooting in his Texas hometown that police are investigating as a possible hate......
2019-08-04 12:32

Democrat Elizabeth Warren floats plan to empower Native Americans U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren on Friday unveiled her latest policy plan, which aims to empower Native American tribes through land protection and law enforcement reforms and boost financial support for chronically underfunde...
2019-08-16 16:48

Obama budget official: 'Medicare for All' is Democrat version of GOP's 'repeal and replace' "Single-payer is the Democratic equivalent of repeal and replace. It'll never be legislated, because the details are too hard," President Barack Obama's former budget chief says....
2019-05-22 00:32

German finance minister Scholz to run for Social Democrat leadership — reports Olaf Scholz has reportedly thrown his hat in the ring to co-head the SPD. If confirmed, the finance minister and vice-chancellor would be the most prominent candidate running to lead the embattled center-left party....
2019-08-16 14:48

Democrat O'Rourke unveils voting rights plan to get 35 million more to the polls Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke issued an ambitious plan on Wednesday to revamp the U.S. voting system by cracking down on voter suppression and getting an additional 35 million people to the ballot box by the 2024 elections....
2019-06-05 14:32

Democrat Rivals Rebuke Joe Biden for Supporting Federal Funding Ban for Abortion (WASHINGTON) — Joe Biden is under fire from his Democratic presidential rivals and women’s rights advocates for his defense of a decades-old prohibition on federal money paying for abortions. Most Democratic White House hopefuls reflect t...
2019-06-06 10:16

Democrat Warren wants $7 billion fund to give grants to minority entrepreneurs Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren is proposing creating a $7 billion fund to provide grants to help more minorities start their own business, she announced on Friday....
2019-06-14 18:16

DCCC chief cancels fundraiser in snub to anti-abortion Democrat The head of the House Democrats’ campaign arm has cancelled plans to fundraise for Rep. Dan Lipinski — one of the party’s last remaining anti-abortion stalwarts — after facing fierce backlash from the party’s left flank.Rep. Cheri Bustos (D-Ill.) ann...
2019-05-23 08:00

House panel postpones Kellyanne Conway contempt vote amid talks with White House House Oversight Committee Chairman Elijah E. Cummings said he was postponing the vote “as I work with the White House to try to reach an accommodation” on Conway’s testimony....
2019-07-25 03:00

White House blocks former Trump aide from answering House panel’s questions, angering Democrats The White House asserted immunity for Hope Hicks, a private citizen, as she appeared before the House Judiciary Committee. Democrats said the exemption does not exist....
2019-06-20 08:16

NYPD names Bronx high school student ‘Police Commissioner for a Day’ She went from high school student — to police commissioner. At least for a day. Beyonce Dennis, an 18-year-old senior at Bronx Studio School for Writers and Artists, was chosen for the honorary role Wednesday from more than 100 students, all of...
2019-06-13 02:32

Dramatic footage shows moment cop shoots alleged car thief in Bronx Dramatic footage obtained by The Post captured the moment an NYPD cop opened fire on an armed car thief who pushed a gun up to an officer’s chest and barked “Die, motherf—ker” in the Bronx. In the 48-second video, a pair of officers can be seen strug...
2019-07-09 19:16

Bronx girl who lost arm to ‘nightmare’ flesh-eating disease on the mend Seven-year-old Amillian Villa just got a new bike — and a new arm so she can ride it. The Bronx girl, known as Mimi, suffered a heartbreaking amputation of her left arm after she was stricken with flesh-eating bacteria just as she started kinde...
2019-07-21 02:00

Trump's Bronx golf course lost $122,000 last year and blamed New York City The company's explanation for the loss, despite the sweetheart deal: A faulty gas pipe installed by the city that delayed a construction project....
2019-07-31 17:48

‘Simply an obsession’: Bronx teacher caught hiding under bed of teen lover A Bronx high school teacher was discovered hiding in the bedroom of one of her female students, disturbing disciplinary records show. Tamara Alvarez, 35, who taught history at the Bronx HS for Writing and Communication Arts, was spotted in the girl’s...
2019-07-21 02:00

Bronx jury awards $25 million to teen struck by school safety van A Bronx jury has awarded $25 million to a boy who was just 13 when he was struck by a school safety van in Brooklyn and suffered burns to his private parts. On Nov. 12, 2014, Manuel Lassalle, now 17, was in the crosswalk on Coney Island Avenue near D...
2019-07-01 22:48

Bronx man who marked African Burial site with racist graffiti arrested again A Bronx man who was convicted of scrawling vile racist graffiti with black marker at the African Burial Ground Memorial in Lower Manhattan and sentenced to 30 days of home confinement has been arrested again — this time for ducking the Probatio...
2019-08-02 21:48

Bronx middle school teacher charged with raping 13-year-old student A Bronx middle school teacher who allegedly forced himself on a 13-year-old student has been charged with rape, police said Thursday. Jonathan Pol, 28, a teacher at the Mott Hall Community School, was arrested at 3:15 p.m. Wednesday at a Jacobi Hospi...
2019-05-30 19:16

Abel Cedeno found guilty in fatal stabbing of Bronx HS classmate A Bronx judge didn’t buy a teen’s claim that he stabbed a classmate to death over constant bullying because he is gay — and found him guilty on all counts Monday. Abel Cedeno, 19, had requested a non-jury trial, meaning the judge decided his fate on ...
2019-07-16 04:16

Bronx bodega faces reckoning after ‘Junior’ Guzman-Feliz trial The Bronx bodega where tragic teen Lesandro “Junior” Guzman-Feliz was murdered by a mob of Trinitarios gangsters continues to be the site of grief and angry protest — and some neighbors still won’t shop there. Guzman-Feliz, 15, had sought refuge insi...
2019-06-16 10:16

Bronx paralegal busted for dropping drugs on floor of DA’s office: cops A butter-fingered Bronx paralegal allegedly dropped a bag packed with crack cocaine and heroin as she strolled into work — at the borough’s District Attorney’s office, authorities and law enforcement sources said Thursday. Jennifer Monge ...
2019-06-21 09:00

De Blasio administration used inaccurate renderings for proposed Bronx jail: study The de Blasio administration is using inaccurate renderings in a bid to sway public support for a controversial new jail proposed for the South Bronx, a new study charges. The 25-story lockup eyed for Mott Haven — which is part of Mayor Bill de Blasi...
2019-07-06 04:48

Bronx blaze engulfs apartment building, injures firefighters and child A fast-moving fire engulfed an apartment building in the Bronx Monday morning — injuring multiple people, including a child and several firefighters, authorities said. Two of the firefighters were seriously injured and rushed to the hospital, accordi...
2019-08-05 22:32

Scooter-riding duo snatched necklaces in separate Bronx incidents: cops A pair of thieves riding on a motor scooter snatched necklaces from pedestrians before speeding away in two separate instances in the Bronx, authorities said. In the more recent incident — around 12:45 a.m. July 4 — surveillance footage shows the ban...
2019-07-17 22:48

Video shows horrific ambulance crash that injured 4 EMTs in the Bronx One ambulance is racing up Brook Avenue with emergency lights blaring shortly after 4 p.m. when it gets creamed by the second, which was speeding down 142nd St. -- also with emergency lights on....
2019-08-12 01:00

Bronx blaze engulfs apartment building, injures children and firefighters A fast-moving fire engulfed an apartment building in the Bronx Monday morning — injuring multiple people, including a child and several firefighters, authorities said. One of the firefighters and another adult resident were seriously injured and rush...
2019-08-05 15:16

107-year-old Bronx woman’s secret to long life: Stay single Word to the wise — from the very, very wise: stay single forever. Louise Jean Signore from the Bronx turned 107 years old Wednesday. She says it’s not eating well and or regularly exercising that has kept her alive this long — it’s ...
2019-08-01 15:32

Wernher von Braun - the rocket engineer of the powerful The moon landing in 1969 would not have been possible without this German rocket pioneer. In his past, however, von Braun had built a "miracle weapon" for Hitler's Germany that led to thousands of deaths....
2019-07-17 17:48

Mercedes-AMG GLC 43 Updated With New Features, More Powerful Engine The GLC43 coupe and SUV get a AMG-specific radiator grille and new distinctive headlamps. The AMG-specific grille with its vertical chrome fins add to the look while the styled LED high-performance......
2019-07-18 08:48

| Incumbency is powerful. Is Trump poised for re-election? Donald Trump is expected to launch his re-election campaign, kicking off an age-old battle that most sitting US presidents wage for four more years of power....
2019-06-19 16:32

Asus May Have Made the Most Powerful Android Phone Yet Last year’s ASUS ROG Phone felt like one of the first gaming phones that actually made sense. But for its second attempt, Asus has doubled down on everything: Between its big 6.6-inch screen, a new processor from Qualcomm, and an absolutely massive b...
2019-07-22 22:32

Mercedes-AMG unveils most powerful four-cylinder engine ever Mercedes confirms 415bhp power output for hot A-Class, CLA and GLA, and we've got all the details of the new M139 unit The world’s most powerful 2.0 litre, four-cylinder series production engine has been revealed by Mercedes-AMG, set to feature in i...
2019-06-07 02:48

Italy’s Most Powerful Populist Rules From the Beach Matteo Salvini, the anti-migrant interior minister, has a talent for expressing the country’s id. A highly visible vacation was the latest step in his campaign for the top job....
2019-08-08 20:16

Ferrari rolls out a powerful plug-in hybrid Ferrari is headed toward an electrified future with its plug-in hybrid, the 2020 Ferrari SF90 Stradale. Unveiled last week, it's a xxx-horsepower car, according to Ferrari.        ...
2019-06-04 08:16

The Mac Pro Cheese Grater Is Back (And It Looks Powerful as Hell) It’s been over a year since Apple last teased the Mac Pro, a major refresh to its traditionally priciest and most powerful computer. And finally—finally! The successor to the “trashcan” is here and it looks a lot like a cheese grater (it also looks l...
2019-06-04 00:00

Visiting Chernobyl more powerful than Instagram hype The HBO series about the 1986 Ukrainian nuclear disaster has spurred visits to the reactor — and inappropriate selfies. Kai Dambach reflects on his own Chernobyl tour and the disaster's legacy in the social media age....
2019-06-20 10:32

Powerful Explosion Rocks Tax Office In Copenhagen Danish police said today they were investigating a powerful explosion that rocked the country's tax agency in Copenhagen hours earlier, causing severe damage to the building's exterior but no......
2019-08-07 15:16

Someone Remind John Cornyn That He's Actually a Powerful Senator Could someone please PLEASE remind Texas Sen. John Cornyn that there’s a reason I’m required to put an honorific before his name?! Someone please inform this man that he’s a goddamn U.S. Senator....
2019-08-06 00:16

NVIDIA may launch new, more powerful SHIELD Android TV box soon NVIDIA kind of hit the jackpot with the SHIELD TV, one of the best Android TV boxes available on the market. However, since the device was launched four years ago, it has started to show its age, even though an updated model was released back in 2017...
2019-06-17 03:48

Germany's Von der Leyen secures powerful EU executive top job Germany's Ursula von der Leyen secured European parliamentary approval on Tuesday to become the first female European Commission president on a platform of a greener, fairer and rule-based Europe....
2019-07-16 23:32

'It's extraordinarily powerful': first trans monument comes to New York Transgender activists Marsha P Johnson and Sylvia Rivera are set to be honored close to the location of the Stonewall uprising of which they were a part of in 1969 Over the past year, New York has seen big changes to its monuments – a controversial s...
2019-05-31 09:32

| Simbine faces powerful line-up in Monaco Akani Simbine will feature in a battle for supremacy against some of the fastest athletes in the world for the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Monaco....
2019-07-12 12:00

MSI GT 76 Titan hands-on: A very powerful, beefy laptop Have you ever toiled on something, only for a rival to release something just days before your own effort is completed? No matter your intentions, the timing makes you look like a copycat. It's a fact that must rankle MSI, which spent four and.....
2019-05-29 18:32

The Powerful Women of Pop Culture Get Their Own Portrait Show When Louisiana-based artist Ashly Lovett decided to do a gallery show based on the women of pop culture, narrowing down the options wasn’t easy.Read more......
2019-08-08 05:16

2 Killed As Powerful Tornado Devastates US's Oklahoma Rescuers in the US state of Oklahoma were searching Sunday for survivors in the tangled remains of mobile homes and other structures demolished overnight by a powerful tornado that killed at least two......
2019-05-27 16:00

| At least 53 wounded as powerful car bomb rocks Kabul Dozens of people were wounded with fatalities feared as a powerful car bomb rocked Kabul and gunmen battled special forces in an area housing military and government buildings, officials say....
2019-07-01 13:32

Nvidia CEO: AI is the single most powerful force of our time Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang said AI would drive long-term demand because it is the “single most powerful force of our time.” Nvidia reported earnings and revenues that beat analysts’ expectations as demand for graphics and artificial in...
2019-08-16 13:16

The Moon Is Shrinking, and It’s Causing Powerful ‘Moonquakes’ The moon is getting smaller, which causes wrinkles in its surface and moonquakes, according to a new study. As the moon’s interior cools, it shrinks, which causes its hard surface to crack and form fault lines, according to research sponsored b...
2019-05-21 16:00

What the rich and powerful have to say about Jeffrey Epstein’s death Elected and public officials angrily took to Twitter Saturday demanding answers in the apparent suicide of convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein. “I’m dumbfounded,” wrote Preet Bharara, former United States Attorney for the Southern District of New Yor...
2019-08-11 02:00

Move over, DNA. Life's other code is more subtle and far more powerful Our cells use a sugary language to identify and interact with each other. Cracking it will let us marshal stem cells and create alternatives to antibiotics...
2019-05-21 15:48

Marianne Williamson: ‘Powerful forces’ are trying to keep me from debate Marianne Williamson has sensed a dark new energy — from her Democratic rivals. The longshot presidential candidate told party activists at the Iowa Wing Ding dinner Friday that other Dems in the race were working hard to keep her out of next month...
2019-08-10 23:32

House Judiciary Committee issues subpoenas to former White House staffers Hope Hicks and Annie Donaldson The House Judiciary Committee has subpoenaed former White House communications director Hope Hicks and a former aide in the White House counsel's office....
2019-05-22 06:16

Democrat Buttigieg unveils $80 billion plan to bring internet to all rural Americans Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg unveiled an ambitious plan on Tuesday to transform the economy of rural America, including spending $80 billion to provide high-speed internet and $50 billion over a decade to help farmers combat clima...
2019-08-13 17:32

Democrat overseeing U.S. Census funding would block form reprint for citizenship question A U.S. House Democrat who oversees funding for the U.S. Census Bureau said on Tuesday he would not support money being spent to reprint forms if the Trump administration won court approval to include a contentious question on citizenship....
2019-07-09 22:32

Democrat Warren slams Trump's defense nominee, citing ethics concerns Democratic Senator and presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren on Tuesday clashed with Mark Esper, President Donald Trump's nominee for U.S. defense secretary, saying he should be not be confirmed to the post because of ethical concerns related to his ...
2019-07-16 22:32

Democrat Buttigieg announces minority-focused small business investment plan Joining several other Democrats targeting black voters this weekend with economic proposals, presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg released a policy on Sunday aimed at helping minorities start businesses....
2019-07-08 02:48

Democrat Harris unveils plan to lower drug costs, put 'people over profit' Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris unveiled a plan on Tuesday to crack down on pharmaceutical companies which overcharge for prescription drugs, making her the latest 2020 White House candidate to seize on the issue....
2019-07-16 13:16

'Borderline criminal negligence': Democrat unloads on Trump's climate comments in Europe Rep. Paul Tonko said that President Trump committed “borderline criminal negligence" in dismissing climate change science during his visit to Europe this week....
2019-06-06 15:48

UPDATE 2-U.S. trade chief says he can 'work out' Democrat concerns over North America pact The top U.S. trade negotiator said on Wednesday he is ready to work with lawmakers "sooner rather than later" to address concerns over a new North American pact, even as a leading Democrat cited problems that could prevent the deal's approval....
2019-06-19 21:00

Democrat's shocking claim that deaths of migrant children were 'intentional' was disgusting: Tom Homan Former ICE acting director Tom Homan slammed Democratic Rep. Lauren Underwood for her “disgusting’ statement that the deaths of children in custody at the border was an “intentional” policy decision....
2019-05-24 16:32

Democrat presidential hopeful Beto O'Rourke outlines LGBTQ policy proposal Democratic presidential hopeful Beto O'Rourke on Wednesday outlined his proposal to improve gay rights in the United States and to reverse what he called "discriminatory policies" under President Donald Trump....
2019-06-12 21:16

German Social Democrat leader Andrea Nahles to step down after EU poll losses Andrea Nahles, the leader of Germany's SPD, has announced her resignation following poor results for her party at the European elections. The move could destabilize Angela Merkel's coalition....
2019-06-02 15:48

Democrat Buttigieg proposes expanded national service plan to unify country Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg is proposing a massive expansion of national service programs in a bid to help unify Americans and bring people from different backgrounds together....
2019-07-03 13:48

Who is Amy McGrath, the Kentucky Democrat challenging Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell? Amy McGrath, the former fighter pilot who narrowly lost a bid for Congress last year, on Tuesday launched her campaign to unseat Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell....
2019-07-09 22:16

Democrat O'Rourke proposes domestic terrorism agencies to combat hate, gun massacres Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke unveiled a plan on Friday to classify white supremacist violence as an organized crime problem and to create federal domestic terrorism offices, in a bid to combat hate crimes and gun violence in the Un...
2019-08-16 14:16

Student busted brazenly cheating during test at elite Bronx high school David Suker, a teacher proctoring the exam, spotted the brazen teen “texting and looking at his iPhone while taking the exam” and reported it to Department of Education officials....
2019-06-23 05:32

Drug traffickers tied to El Chapo’s cartel smuggled fentanyl, heroin to the Bronx Nearly two dozen drug traffickers with ties to El Chapo’s Sinaloa cartel allegedly smuggled heroin and fentanyl from Mexico to the Bronx — drugs that ended up being sold on the streets in $10 packets, authorities said Wednesday. A 20-mont...
2019-06-06 00:32

Bronx pastor accused of fleecing Harlem nonprofit to fuel lavish lifestyle The CEO of a tax-payer funded nonprofit that serves some of the city’s neediest city populations bilked the organization out more than half a million dollars to fund lavish vacations and high-end dinners, prosecutors said. Reginald Williams, 67...
2019-08-01 02:16

Woman fatally struck after drunk driver jumps Bronx curb: cops A woman was fatally hit by a drunk, speeding driver who drove his car onto the sidewalk in the Bronx over the weekend, cops said Wednesday. Francisco Rosario, 29, was allegedly driving drunk and speeding in a Nissan minivan on Jerome Avenue in Norwoo...
2019-08-14 23:32

Victim of ‘bullied’ Bronx student weeps as he shows stabbing scars in court A Bronx teen who was viciously stabbed by a classmate he’s accused of bullying wept on the stand Tuesday as he unbuttoned his shirt to show a judge his scars. Ariane LaBoy, 18, testified in Bronx Supreme Court that he and pal Matthew McCree barely kn...
2019-07-03 03:48

Entire Bronx Success Academy class aces statewide math exam The Bronx is learning. An entire Success Academy charter school class in the nation’s poorest congressional district not only passed the algebra regents exam, but aced it, officials told The Post. A total of 53 eighth-graders at Success Academy...
2019-07-01 22:48

Bronx street renamed in honor of NYPD detective killed in line of duty An NYPD detective slain in the line of duty was remembered Saturday on the same Bronx block where he was killed 21 years ago, which will now bear his name. Police Commissioner James P. O’Neill, along with Chief of Department Terence Monahan, Br...
2019-06-09 02:48

Baby dies after she’s found unconscious in Bronx home; NYPD investigating as homicide An infant was discovered unconscious and with signs of trauma inside a Bronx apartment — in what police have deemed a homicide, authorities said Friday. The 1-month-old girl, identified by authorities as Monreux Mercado, wasn’t breathing when s...
2019-07-12 21:16

Machete killing of Bronx teen in case of mistaken identity leads to five convictions The five men who viciously slashed a New York teenager to death with knives and a machete in a case of mistaken identity last June were found guilty of murder on Friday. Jonaiki Martinez Estrella, Antonio Rodriguez Hernandez Santiago, Elvin Garcia, J...
2019-06-16 03:16

Killer gets two life sentences in kidnap-slay of Bronx body shop owner The family of a murdered Bronx auto body shop owner who was cooperating with authorities against drug dealers confronted his killers in court Tuesday, offering tearful statements about the impact of his 2016 strangulation with a zip tie — befor...
2019-07-31 19:00

Bronx Night Market is back with global bites to tickle your taste buds Forget Yankee Stadium and the New York Botanical Garden — this weekend, head to The Bronx to stuff your face. The Bronx Night Market returns to Fordham Plaza for its second year on Saturday. Not only will it have twice as many events as it did in 201...
2019-05-25 01:00

Video shows NYPD cop being pelted with Chinese food during wild Bronx melee An unruly crowd in the Bronx fought with police and tossed a tin of Chinese food at a plainclothes cop while officers tried to make an arrest on Saturday, a new video shows. The footage, posted to social media and shared with The Post, shows at least...
2019-08-14 23:32

Hamilton: Honda F1 engine now more powerful than Mercedes in places World champion Lewis Hamilton believes Honda's gains in Formula 1 have given Red Bull an engine that is now more powerful than Mercedes' in some places...
2019-08-03 09:48

Powerful Chicago faces new charges in superseding indictment CHICAGO (AP) — One of the most powerful City Council members in Chicago history faces new federal charges that include racketeering. Among the charges in the superseding indictment handed down Thursday is that Edward M. Burke threatened to oppose a C...
2019-05-31 02:32

Be a social media star with the LG G8's powerful camera tools Advertorial by LG: the opinions expressed in this story may not reflect the positions of PhoneArena! disclaimerIf you're looking for the best camera to spice up your Instagram feed, look no further than the highly acclaimed LG G8. Its versatile camer...
2019-06-20 12:48

Powerful explosion in Afghan capital Kabul; many hurt A powerful blast hit Kabul's diplomatic district during rush hour on Monday, sending a plume of black smoke over the Afghan capital, with tens of injured taken to hospital and ambulances ferrying still more, authorities said....
2019-07-01 08:32

Powerful explosion rocks Afghan capital Kabul KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A powerful explosion has rocked the Afghan capital, rattling windows and sending smoke billowing from Kabul’s downtown area near the U.S. Embassy. The explosion early Monday occurred as the streets in the capital were ...
2019-07-01 07:48

Tsunami Warning Issued in Japan After Powerful Earthquake (TOKYO) — A powerful earthquake jolted northwestern Japan late Tuesday, prompting officials to issue a tsunami warning along the coast which was lifted about 2 ½ hours later. Thousands of families lost electrical power and bullet train s...
2019-06-18 20:16

Dominant Marianne Vos wins La Course 2019 after powerful finish in Pau Netherlands rider claims her second La Course title ‘To win now again on a different circuit is a very special feeling’Marianne Vos powered to victory in La Course as she overhauled escapee Amanda Spratt on the steep final climb on Pau. The three-tim...
2019-07-19 14:16

Bugatti reveals its most powerful supercar yet: The $10 million Centodieci Bugatti debuted its most powerful supercar at Pebble Beach on Friday: a $10 million,1,600 horsepower throwback to the '90s that sprints from 0 to 62 mph in 2.4 seconds....
2019-08-16 20:48

Toni Morrison's powerful words on racism - video Toni Morrison, who chronicled the African American experience in fiction for more than five decades, has died aged 88. The novelist was the first African American woman to win the Nobel prize for literature and is widely regarded as a champion for re...
2019-08-07 13:48

Megan Rapinoe: 'We're everything Trump loves – except that we're powerful women' Fresh from World Cup victory, the US football star on politics, pay and the power of calling out injusticeIt is two weeks since the US women’s football team shut down midtown Manhattan on their World Cup victory parade and Megan Rapinoe, the team’s c...
2019-08-17 11:48

Indonesia lifts tsunami warning after powerful earthquake A magnitude 6.9 earthquake has struck off Indonesia's Java island, rocking the capital Jakarta. After initially urging people in coastal areas to move to higher ground, officials later ended a tsunami warning....
2019-08-03 00:48

The most powerful Android phone of the year is here, but it’s not the Galaxy Note 10 We’re only a few weeks away from the highly anticipated Galaxy Note 10 launch, but when Samsung unveils its next Note flagship it’ll hardly be the most powerful Android phone money can buy. The Note 10 is expected to deliver performance s...
2019-07-22 13:48

Ariana Grande’s ‘Sweetener’ shows hit a powerful note in NYC The two most powerful statements from Ariana Grande — at the first of her four “Sweetener” tour concerts in New York City — were made before the ponytailed popster even sang a note at Barclays Center on Friday night. First, there were the seven rings...
2019-06-15 15:16

Afghan capital Kabul rocked by powerful explosion The blast rattled windows in the Afghan capital and smoke was seen billowing over the city. At least 65 people were injured in the explosion, which took place during rush hour....
2019-07-01 09:16

‘Apex Legends’ is making its worst guns more powerful Apex Legends' second season debuts July 2nd, and we already knew it would include plenty of exciting changes -- like Wattson, an engineer character who thrives on defensive play. Today, Respawn shed more light on what we can expect to see in ter...
2019-06-19 04:48

15 wounded after powerful explosion rocks Afghan capital KABUL, Afghanistan — A powerful explosion rocked the Afghan capital early Monday, rattling windows and sending smoke billowing from Kabul’s downtown area near the U.S. Embassy. At least 15 people have been wounded, said ambulance worker Ahmad Z...
2019-07-01 16:32

The Day Jeffrey Epstein Told Me He Had Dirt on Powerful People I went to Mr. Epstein’s Manhattan mansion to talk about Tesla. We ended up discussing much more — including his belief that sex with teenage girls should be acceptable....
2019-08-13 21:48

Is the Samsung Galaxy Book 2 powerful enough to replace a laptop? Back in October when we reviewed it, Samsung's Galaxy Book 2 was the first device available featuring a Snapdragon 850 CPU. The 2-in-1 performed admirably for editor Cherlynn Low, completing tasks faster than the ASUS NovaGo's Snapdragon 83...
2019-05-30 21:32

One of the Most Powerful Women in Hedge Funds Doesn't Run Money In the overwhelmingly male world of hedge funds, Ilana Weinstein is one of the most powerful women. But Ms. Weinstein doesn’t manage money. Instead, she scouts the people who do....
2019-06-19 19:16

7 dead after quick, powerful storm hits Greece Hailstorms, heavy rain and gale-force winds slammed the Halkidiki region of northern Greece Wednesday night, killing at least seven people, officials said....
2019-07-11 17:48

Wit And Charm Are Powerful Weapons In Vampire: The Masquerade Bloodlines 2 While I was playing Vampire: The Masquerade Bloodlines 2’s demo at E3 last week, I was feeling pretty smug about bluffing my way through a problem. Then, the developer holding the controller hit the wrong button, and a fight broke out regardless....
2019-06-21 00:48

2020 Apple iPhones could be first to use a more powerful chip architecture The smaller the process used to fabricate chips, the more transistors fit inside the densely packed space inside. That means higher performance and better energy consumption. For example, the original iPhone used an SoC that was manufactured using th...
2019-06-13 01:48

SF90 Stradale hybrid is most powerful Ferrari road car yet Plug-in hybrid packs 986bhp, courtesy of a V8 and three electric motors, and is faster than the LaFerrari around Fiorano Ferrari has unveiled the most powerful, most advanced and fastest-accelerating road car it has ever produced: the SF90 Stradale....
2019-05-29 21:48

Artificial “muscles” achieve powerful pulling force As a cucumber plant grows, it sprouts tightly coiled tendrils that seek out supports in order to pull the plant upward. This ensures the plant receives as much sunlight exposure as possible. Now, researchers at MIT have found a way to imitate this co...
2019-07-11 20:16

Powerful Earthquake Strikes Off Vanuatu, No Tsunami Warning A strong 6.6-magnitude earthquake struck near the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu Thursday, the US Geological Survey said, but no tsunami warning was issued....
2019-07-31 20:48

Powerful Japanese boy-band producer Kitagawa dies at 87 Johnny Kitagawa, one of the Japanese entertainment industry's most powerful producers and the Guinness record-winning brain behind many of Japanese pop music's most popular boy bands, such as SMAP, died on Tuesday at 87 after a stroke, his office sai...
2019-07-10 07:16

'We're powerful together': Harder and Eriksson on being a gay couple in football – video Footballers Pernille Harder and Magdalena Eriksson have teamed up with charity Common Goal and pledged 1% of their salaries to help tackle social issues throughout the game. The couple, who famously made headlines for kissing after a match at the 201...
2019-08-08 04:00

Supermodel Shows Off Armpit Hair In Powerful Photoshoot As more and more celebrities try to normalise body hair with powerful photoshoots, supermodel Emily Ratajkowski has become the latest to join the list. The model and actress, 28, posed for Harper's......
2019-08-09 12:48

The powerful undersea images of Roger Grace – in pictures The marine biologist, conservationist and specialist underwater photographer Roger Grace died at his New Zealand home in June. We celebrate his incredible legacy All photographs: Roger Grace/Greenpeace Continue reading......
2019-07-23 08:48

Powerful Typhoon Bypasses Taiwan and Heads Toward China Hundreds of flights have been canceled in Taiwan and China because of Typhoon Lekima, and officials on the mainland are worried about torrential flooding....
2019-08-09 10:16

Democrat John Delaney 'certainly' plans to stay in 2020 race even if he misses fall debates Delaney, a millionaire businessman, has the financial resources to stay in the hunt. "Unlike other candidates, we have the finances to support ourselves," a spokesman says....
2019-08-17 07:16

Democrat lifts hold on Treasury nominees amid ongoing fight over Trump's tax returns The top Democrat on the Senate Finance Committee is dialing back his threat to block Treasury Department nominees, saying he will allow hearings on three nominees to proceed....
2019-07-19 05:00

Former Democrat turned conservative gay rights activist slams Pride, sues LGBT Center The 42-year-old Harlem hairdresser said the gay community turned its back on him once the former “diehard liberal” — who voted for Hillary Clinton in 2016 — switched to the Republican Party....
2019-06-16 02:32

Top Democrat on Senate Intelligence panel seeks to criminalize unreported foreign campaign contact The bill from Sen. Mark R. Warner (D-Va.) would impose penalties for failing to disclose foreign outreach within a week, and is aimed at making the type of unreported contacts the Trump campaign had with Russians illegal in the future....
2019-05-21 14:32

Tech investor Peter Thiel thinks Elizabeth Warren is the most 'dangerous' Democrat against Trump Early Facebook investor and Trump supporter Peter Thiel weighed in on the Democrats taking on the president in 2020, saying he was "most scared' by Elizabeth Warren....
2019-07-16 04:16

2020 Democrat has speech shut down amid jeers from California liberals for questioning 'Medicare for all' SAN FRANCISCO — John Delaney's address at the California Democratic Convention Sunday was drowned out by jeers after he criticized "Medicare for all."...
2019-06-02 23:48

Bronx teen in bodega slay ‘Junior’ Guzman-Feliz died from knife to neck Slaughtered innocent Bronx teen Lesandro “Junior” Guzman-Feliz suffered numerous cuts, scrapes and bruises when he was attacked outside a bodega by gangbangers who allegedly mistook him for a rival — but it was a single stab wound t...
2019-06-08 09:32

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez used air horns to emphasize her LGBTQ policy points at Bronx Pride REUTERS/David 'Dee' Delgado Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez made an appearance at Bronx Pride on Sunday to give a speech about LGBTQ policies – along with some air horn sound effects. Her policy points included making PrEP free for all,...
2019-06-24 06:00

Grammy-winning jazz drummer Lawrence Leathers dies in Bronx after apartment fight Two-time Grammy Award winner Lawrence "Lo" Leathers was found dead by police late Sunday morning in the Bronx after being involved in a fight.        ...
2019-06-04 06:32

Half of public school kids in Bronx District 9 fail state math test The numbers are damning. More than half of public school kids in the Bronx’s District 9 who took a pivotal state algebra exam last year failed the test — while just 2% notched scores in the top tier, according to state data. Those figures stand in co...
2019-07-03 03:48

Gang members found guilty in mistaken-identity stabbing death of Bronx teen One of five alleged gang members charged in the brutal stabbing death of Lesandro “Junior” Guzman-Feliz outside a New York City convenience store last year was found guilty for his role in the slaying. ...
2019-06-15 00:16

TSMC's announcement means more powerful smartphones are coming next year Last week, Digitimes reported that manufacturer TSMC has started mass production of chips using its 7nm N7+ technology. This uses extreme ultraviolet lithography (EUV) to help produce more precise markings on silicon allowing billions of transistors ...
2019-05-27 20:32

Review: Jessica Jones S3 is flawed but packs a powerful payoff in the end Enlarge / Last Defender standing: Jessica Jones (Krysten Ritter) ponders what it means to be a hero in the final season. (credit: YouTube/Netflix) Jessica Jones makes its final bow with an imperfect but ultimately powerful and thought-provoking thi...
2019-06-27 19:48

Jupiter could be cracking its moon Europa with powerful magnetic force Jupiter’s colossal magnetic field may create a jet stream in Europa’s subsurface ocean, which could explain cracks in its surface and help nourish life there...
2019-05-21 18:32

Some damage reported after powerful 7.1 quake hits Southern California Some building damage was reported after the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said a powerful magnitude 7.1 earthquake hit Southern California on Friday, a day after the strongest quake in the region in 25 years....
2019-07-06 06:48

Billie Eilish is emerging as a powerful mental health advocate Eilish's status as one of the most prominent teenage musical voices means that she's in a uniquely important position to help her fans.        ...
2019-05-23 18:32

The Pixel 4 might be even more powerful than the Galaxy Note 10 and other 2019 Android flagships Each year brings us faster and faster phones, with Apple’s newest iPhone leading the charge. The most recent A-series chip is always faster than whatever processors Qualcomm, Samsung, and Huawei manufacture for their latest Android flagships. B...
2019-07-16 02:16

Astronomers measure powerful magnetic fields around hot Jupiter exoplanets Astronomers have for the first time directly measured the powerful magnetic fields surrounding hot Jupiters, gas-giant exoplanets orbiting close to their host stars....
2019-07-23 05:48

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Pro sounds all-powerful in this new specs leak The Samsung Galaxy Note 10 launch on August 7 is right around the corner, but the flood of leaks keeps coming – including a new one revealing the specs for both it and the more powerful Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus.The Note 10 specs come courte...
2019-07-23 22:16

Canadian police nab nine suspected members of powerful Mafia clan Canadian police on Thursday said they had arrested nine suspected members of a powerful Mafia clan with roots in southern Italy involved in money laundering and illegal gambling in the Toronto area, seizing C$35 million ($26.8 million) in assets, inc...
2019-07-19 05:00

Vestal Virgins: Powerful Priestesses of Rome’s Sacred Flame In the Res Gestae Divi Augustus (‘The Deeds of the Divine Augustus’), Augustus demonstrates his piety by stating that he was a member of all four major priesthoods in Rome – the Pontifices, Augures, Quindecemviri and Septemviri. There was, however, o...
2019-06-13 19:16

Father drowns saving daughter from powerful rip current in Florida _____ A Georgia father sacrificed himself to save his 8-year-old daughter caught in a rip current off the Florida coast. WBBH’s Cristina Mendez reports....
2019-07-13 19:00

Researchers find cannabis molecule 30 times more powerful than aspirin Researchers have uncovered how cannabis plants produce a pain-relieving molecule which is 30 times more powerful than aspirin at reducing inflammation....
2019-07-24 15:00

Samsung's upcoming top-tier Galaxy Tab S5 tablet has powerful specs It looks like the Galaxy Note 10 won't be the only top-tier product that Samsung plans to introduce in August. Another Samsung high-end tablet has just popped up on Geekbench, the go-to place for info on unreleased phones and tablets, and judging by ...
2019-06-09 04:48

Bones of Powerful Medieval Queen Identified at Winchester Cathedral Archaeologists have potentially made a very important discovery after tests on human remains from early medieval mortuary caskets in England. They examined a large number of human bones and believe that they have identified some as belonging to a pow...
2019-05-22 08:32

The first US national park to allow a powerful 'track chair' to experience trails Trails through Michigan's Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore can be steep or sandy -- but people who require hiking mobility assistance can now rent a motorized chair with treaded tracks to get around....
2019-07-10 03:32

Powerful aftershock hits California after strongest quake in 20 years A powerful aftershock has hit Southern California following the US state's strongest earthquake in 20 years - amid warnings an even bigger seismic event could be about to strike....
2019-07-05 19:32

PS5 vs Xbox Scarlett Specs: Is PlayStation 5 more powerful than Microsofts next console? New information is starting to surface about the power of the PlayStation 5 machine compared to main rival Xbox Scarlett - at least, that's if new reports from industry experts can be believed....
2019-06-21 09:00

PS5's 'incredibly powerful' backwards compatibility will let you play online with PS4 players Rejoice PlayStation 4 owners! If you're not in a position to upgrade your PS4 to Sony's upcoming PlayStation 5, but still want to play online with your squad, then you're in luck. Sony has revealed that the PS5's "incredibly ...
2019-05-23 19:01

Video: Powerful Flash Floods Sweep Cars Into River Flash floods powerful enough to sweep vehicles into a river were captured on camera in China. The incident took place in southwest China's Guizhou province....
2019-06-27 20:01

Miguel Vazquez: ‘Josh Taylor is the most powerful opponent I’ve fought’ Miguel Vazquez hopes a victory over Ohara Davies will set up him for another world title shot. He speaks to John Dennen The post Miguel Vazquez: ‘Josh Taylor is the most powerful opponent I’ve fought’ appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-05-23 00:16

The powerful future of Yankees broadcasting is quietly taking shape The Yankees and the YES Network are exploring developing YES Radio while leveraging its current content and creating new shows in the beginning of a series of moves that could have huge implications not only locally, but on the future of sports media...
2019-06-06 23:48

Another earthquake shakes Southern California, day after most powerful quake in 20 years _____ LOS ANGELES — For the second day in a row, a powerful earthquake shook Southern California. Friday’s 7.1-magnitude quake knocked out power in the desert city of Ridgecrest and rattled people from Las Vegas to Los Angeles. It came one day ...
2019-07-06 20:48