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Homeless deaths spike amid all-time high in population 2020-01-18 19:32:45More homeless New Yorkers died last year than in any other in the past decade -- despite promises by Mayor Bill de Blasio to make their lives better.

Ridiculous reform forces NYPD to ask feds to 2020-01-18 19:26:26Left high and dry by the state’s new bail reform law, the NYPD was forced to ask the feds to help them reign in the Big Apple’s six-time s

Man arrested for abusing Jewish couple in Midtown 2020-01-18 18:56:36A man was arrested for yelling and cursing at a Jewish couple in Manhattan —the latest in a troubling surge of anti-Semitic hate crimes.

What a difference a week makes: Big Apple 2020-01-18 18:45:25What a difference a week makes! After basking in balmy 68-degree temps a week ago, New Yorkers were smacked with the sobering reality of plummeting te

LIFE Magazine photographer Bill Ray’s most iconic pictures 2020-01-18 18:40:52Ray, who died earlier this month at his home on the Upper West Side, shot some of the most iconic celebrity images of the 20th century.

Vatican orders Cardinal Dolan to probe Bishop DiMarzio 2020-01-18 18:02:42The Vatican has ordered Timothy Cardinal Dolan to probe allegations that Brooklyn Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio sexually abused an altar boy at a New Jerse

Starbucks still throwing away boxes of food after 2020-01-18 17:33:52The Post scoured seven Manhattan store locations on a recent weeknight and found trash bags full of unsold food — much of it pristinely preserve

Elite nursery school closes after allegedly being ‘looted’ 2020-01-18 16:36:00The Epiphany Community Nursery School on East 74th Street, founded by Wendy Levey 45 years ago, served 123 students. Tuition was $35,300 a year.

Vigilante who killed rape fugitive finally wins his 2020-01-18 16:21:41Accused killer vigilante David Carlson has finally won his freedom — but will never regain the life he lost. Capping a six-year legal battle to

Straphanger arrested for punching MTA conductor who woke 2020-01-18 15:19:27The zzz train went off the rails Saturday in Manhattan when a straphanger attacked an MTA subway conductor who rousted him from a deep slumber, police

Hundreds gather for NYC Women’s March despite horrendous 2020-01-18 15:13:44Hundreds of brave — and bundled — people assembled in Manhattan Saturday for the nationwide Women’s March, emboldened by frigid temp

Flu hitting New York harder, earlier than last 2020-01-18 13:43:22Cases started to rise after Christmas and haven’t slowed down with 11,051 reported statewide in the week ending Jan. 11, new state Health Depart

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Ex-Rep. Chris Collins Gets 26-Month Prison Sentence in 2020-01-17 19:33:28The former Republican congressman had pleaded guilty to giving his son nonpublic information about a drug company.

Rapper Pop Smoke Is Charged With Stealing a 2020-01-17 19:26:58The rising star is accused of transporting the car to New York from Los Angeles. It was found outside his mother’s Brooklyn home.

Weinstein Jury Has Only 2 White Women as 2020-01-17 18:51:53The defense is “systematically eliminating every young white woman,” a prosecutor said during jury selection.

Citing Murder, Top Trump Official Condemns N.Y. Sanctuary 2020-01-17 18:21:55“A phone call, one simple phone call, and Ms. Fuertes would be alive today,” the ICE head said, referring to a 92-year-old woman killed in

The $119 Billion Sea Wall That Could Defend 2020-01-17 17:52:57A six-mile-long barrier would help protect the city from floodwaters during fierce storms like Sandy, but critics say rising seas make the option inad

Landlord in Deadly East Village Explosion Sentenced to 2020-01-17 16:14:21She installed an illegal gas line that led to the blast, which killed two men and leveled two apartment buildings.

A Doctor Abused Her. His Name Is on 2020-01-17 14:42:55A new law in New York City lets parents remove their obstetricians’ names if their medical licenses were revoked for misconduct.

The Outsider Art Fair 2020: 7 Must-See Exhibits 2020-01-17 13:58:16Our critic explores Yuichiro Ukai’s pen-and-marker dinosaurs and samurai, ceramic animals from the Peruvian Amazon and the photography of Vivian

A Luxury Dish Is Banned, and a Rural 2020-01-17 12:57:21The ban protects animals and slaps wealthy gourmands. But upstate, hundreds of low-wage immigrant laborers are bracing for the impact.

Five Stories Tall and Made of Wood 2020-01-17 09:00:08In New York City, a developer got an exemption to build rental buildings using mostly timber. Is this the climate-friendly wave of the future?

Awkwafina’s Latest Role: Subway Announcer. New Yorkers Have 2020-01-17 08:24:46Listen to the actress’s recorded subway announcements, now playing on the No. 7 train for one week. “Welcome to my borough!”

How Chris Thile, Who Remade ‘A Prairie Home 2020-01-17 08:14:45The mandolin player recently moved his radio show to New York.

Daily Intelligencer

Why Isn’t Rudy Giuliani on Trump’s Impeachment Team? 2020-01-17 18:30:55Lindsey Graham and Mitch McConnell have one explanation. Rudy has another.

Joe Biden’s Agreeable, Terrific, Very Good, Not at 2020-01-17 17:48:58Over the past seven days, Biden’s top rivals turned on each other, polls turned his way — and Barack Obama did his campaign a big favor.

Fight for 15 Sets Its Sights on the 2020-01-17 17:28:14Activists are teaming up with SEIU for a new get-out-the-vote effort.

Dershowitz Is Part of Trump’s Defense Team Whether 2020-01-17 16:57:07As usual, the allegedly impartial TV lawyer wants to have it both ways.

Andrew Sullivan: Is There a Way to Acknowledge 2020-01-17 15:06:11Politics in 2020 often seems premised on injustice being more prevalent than ever — which leaves little space to claim collective victories.

Bernie Isn’t Trying to Start a Class War. 2020-01-17 14:31:35David Brooks argues that workers in America are paid what their labor is worth, accidentally proving the opposite.

Trump Tried to Legalize Bribery, Maybe Wasn’t Worried 2020-01-17 14:18:00The GOP defense that Trump just wanted to reform Ukraine keeps getting more ridiculous.

Trump Trial Team Will Include Alan Dershowitz, Ken 2020-01-17 12:25:47Apparently Trump craved the lurid spectacle these two disgraced old legal beagles bring to his solemn Senate trial.

A Baseball Expert’s Guide to the Nutty MLB 2020-01-17 12:02:19The story dominating the major leagues has now moved into the realm of conspiracy theory — and remains highly enjoyable.

Trump Soothes Himself on Impeachment With Emotional Support 2020-01-17 10:34:14When you’ve done nothing wrong and you’re being stigmatized anyway, the best self-care is a misleading map.

Barr Investigating Comey Again, Is Going After Trump’s 2020-01-17 09:56:39The pattern is selectively holding Trump foes to the highest standards, while sparing his allies.

We Deserve a Better Debate Over Medicare For 2020-01-17 07:00:00The case for the policy is a moral one.

Local News

UAlbany basketball suffers first conference loss New! 2020-01-18 21:01:00Stony Brook It was nice while it lasted. For about five hours, the University at Albany was the lone America East team without a conference loss, a st

NY counties' association dealings with private companies called 2020-01-18 20:03:00ALBANY — The main mission of the New York State Association of Counties, an influential Albany-based nonprofit, is to be a voice for the state&r

Siena basketball's Donald Carey taking a seat late 2020-01-18 19:49:35Carey, who has started all 15 games this season, sat for the final 8 minutes, 3 seconds of the 73-63 loss at Canisius on Friday. Last Sunday, he was b

Siena basketball gets Rhode Island transfer 2020-01-18 19:38:09Tate, a 6-foot-7, 210-pound sophomore from Boston, left URI in December and entered the NCAA transfer portal. He averaged 3.9 points and 2.4 rebounds

Susan B. Anthony's Washington County home may finally 2020-01-18 18:00:00BATTENVILLE – Throughout her childhood, historian Debi Craig remembers driving past the Susan B. Anthony’s house with her father. And ever

Scores march for women's rights in Schenectady, Saratoga 2020-01-18 16:58:00Schenectady On a brisk Saturday morning tens of dozens of women braved the cold -- some wearing pink caps to keep warm -- to participate in Schenectad

Colonie police: Arrests made in crowbar heist attempts 2020-01-18 14:32:22

RPI students form group to hold tough conversations 2020-01-18 12:47:00Students from the Silicon Valley to the Hudson Valley say there's been a lack of conversation in their classrooms about the potential pitfalls and so

Community colleges grapple with enrollment crash 2020-01-18 12:10:00New York state's 31 community colleges lost on average 23 percent of enrolled students between 2010 to 2019 - compared with the about 14 percent that

Churchill: Mr. Cuomo, can't you fix that stairway? 2020-01-18 12:00:00As every Albanian knows, the east side of the Capitol building is graced by a glorious stairway — the Eastern Approach, flanked by intricately d

Jason Gough's forecast: Get the shovels ready 2020-01-18 07:09:18Welcome to a cold Saturday morning! Light snow is headed into western New York, and it'll continue its eastern track to bring the flakes here startin

Midwest storms delay, cancel some Albany flights 2020-01-17 21:58:15COLONIE _ Winter weather in the Midwest delayed a United flight from Chicago and canceled an American and a Southwest flight Friday evening. The stor