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The New York Post is an American daily newspaper, primarily distributed in New York City and its surrounding area. It is the 13th-oldest and seventh-most-widely circulated newspaper in the United States. Established in 1801 by federalist and Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, it became a respected broadsheet in the 19th century, under the name New York Evening Post. The modern version of the paper is published in tabloid format.

Italian gang fails in attempt to steal Enzo Ferrari’s body from grave

Ferraris have been stolen before, but Ferrari himself?! Italian investigators working a drug and arms smuggling case say they uncovered a plot to steal the body of Enzo Ferrari from his grave and hold it for ransom. Ferrari’s remains lay in an above-ground family tomb in...

Trump facing pushback from Republicans over border wall

President Donald Trump’s call for $1.5 billion this year to help build a wall along the border with Mexico could be in jeopardy as fellow Republicans in Congress weigh delaying a decision on the request. Republican Senator Roy Blunt, a member of his party’s leadership,...

Man accused of sexually abusing foster children headed to trial

RIVERHEAD, N.Y. — A foster father who took in more than 100 troubled boys over 20 years is set to go on trial on charges he sexually abused eight of the children. In addition to the alleged abuse of the boys, prosecutors also said...

Cyclone causes mass wreckage in northeast Australia

TOWNSVILLE, Australia — Residents of Australia’s cyclone-battered tropical northeast emerged from their homes on Wednesday to find roofs lying in their yards, boats flung onto rocks and roads blocked by tangles of fallen trees and power lines, as emergency officials tried to reach communities...

State Senate pushing bill that would have kept EMT ‘killer’ in jail

ALBANY – The State Senate is pushing for passage of a bill that would have kept the man charged with killing Bronx EMS worker Yadira Arroyo behind bars. Sen. Martin Golden, a retired cop from Brooklyn, said he wants penalties increased for gang members like...

Club owner denies allowing patrons to skip security before fatal shooting

CINCINNATI — A Cincinnati nightclub operator denies that some patrons were allowed to bypass security checks that included metal-detection wands before a gunbattle erupted, killing one man and injuring 16 other people. Julian “Jay” Rodgers rejected claims that people could pay to avoid the long...

Man says he killed dementia-stricken wife because she wanted to die

He put her out of her misery. A Florida man shot and killed his dementia-stricken wife behind her assisted living home — after she begged him to do so, a report says. Stephen Kruspe, 62, told Boynton Beach police that his wife, Pamela, had wanted to...

Anti-abortion activists behind Planned Parenthood videos hit with felony charges

LOS ANGELES — California prosecutors on Tuesday charged two anti-abortion activists who made undercover videos of themselves trying to buy fetal tissue from Planned Parenthood with 15 felonies, saying they invaded the privacy of medical providers by filming without consent. State Attorney General Xavier Becerra...

Clinton jabs Trump in first major post-election speech

SAN FRANCISCO — A spirited Hillary Clinton took on the Trump administration Tuesday in one of her first public speeches since she lost the presidential election, criticizing the country’s Republican leaders on everything from health care to the shortage of women appointees in top...

Lottery tickets could soon come with a warning label

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida lottery tickets could soon carry a big warning label if a Republican legislator gets her way. A House panel on Tuesday voted for a bill that would require all lottery tickets to say “Warning: Gambling can be addictive.” Rep. Jennifer Sullivan, a...