Fast-food worker obsessed with ‘ghost guns’ killed one, injured two others in Bronx shooting: cops…

A fast-food worker obsessed with “ghost guns” killed a man and hurt two apparently innocent bystanders when he opened fire with one of the untraceable weapons in a Bronx store early Tuesday, cops and sources said. Edison Cruz, 25 — who has been accused of repeatedly ordering online parts for the makeshift weapons and having them mailed to his elderly parents’ home — was nabbed at the eatery where he works on Jerome Avenue … Continue reading Fast-food worker obsessed with ‘ghost guns’ killed one, injured two others in Bronx shooting: cops…

Judge finds Donald Trump in contempt in New York legal fight

(AP) — A New York judge found former President Donald Trump in contempt of court and set in motion $10,000 daily fines Monday for failing to adequately respond to a subpoena issued by the state’s attorney general as part of a civil investigation into his business dealings. Judge Arthur Engoron said a contempt finding was appropriate because Trump and his lawyers hadn’t shown they had … Continue reading Judge finds Donald Trump in contempt in New York legal fight

[UPDATED 4/14/22 @ 1:17 pm] At least 16 shot or hurt in NYC by man wearing gas mask, construction vest

The suspected shooter called in a tip on himself and was arrested about an hour later, two law enforcement sources said. Frank James, 62, was charged in federal court with violating a law prohibiting terrorist and other violent attacks against a mass transportation system, a US Attorney said. James allegedly fired at least 33 times, hitting 10 people, authorities said. The motive is still unknown, officials have … Continue reading [UPDATED 4/14/22 @ 1:17 pm] At least 16 shot or hurt in NYC by man wearing gas mask, construction vest

Police: Man who shot toddler was aiming at another kid’s dad

A man who shot and wounded a 3-year-old girl while she was walking with her father outside a New York City day care had opened fire at another man who was putting his 2-year-old son in the back of a car, police said Saturday. The girl, who is hospitalized and expected to survive, was an unintended target of the shooting outside Creative Minds Day Care … Continue reading Police: Man who shot toddler was aiming at another kid’s dad

US cannabis market soared in 2021, but was dragged down by New York

The US cannabis industry added more than 100,000 jobs last year, and the economic lift will only continue if states like New York get recreational programs off the ground, experts say. Americans spent nearly $25 billion on cannabis products in 2021, as the budding industry expanded by about 33 percent, adding more than 107,000 new jobs, according to a Wednesday jobs report from cannabis new site … Continue reading US cannabis market soared in 2021, but was dragged down by New York

Prosecutors leading New York criminal probe into Trump resign

NEW YORK (Reuters) -Two prosecutors who had been leading the Manhattan district attorney’s criminal probe into former U.S. President Donald Trump and his business practices have resigned, the district attorney’s office said on Wednesday. A woman walks past 40 Wall Street, also known as the Trump Building, in the Manhattan borough of New York The departures of Special Counsel Carey Dunne and Mark Pomerantz came … Continue reading Prosecutors leading New York criminal probe into Trump resign

Judge orders Trump, children to answer questions about their business practices under oath

A New York judge on Thursday ordered former President Donald Trump and two of his children to answer questions under oath about the Trump Organization’s business practices in the state attorney general’s civil probe of the company. Lawyers for Trump, Donald Trump Jr. and Ivanka Trump had sought to quash the subpoenas from Attorney General Letitia James’ office, arguing her investigation is politically motivated and designed to provide fuel … Continue reading Judge orders Trump, children to answer questions about their business practices under oath

Shocking video shows moment Bronx house explodes, killing woman

A shocking new video captures the horror and chaos of Tuesday’s fatal Bronx house explosion, which left a 77-year-old woman dead and at least eight others injured. The clip from a doorbell camera on a home across from 869 Fox St. shows the residence explode shortly before 11 a.m., in what is being probed as a possible gas leak. The footage obtained by The Post shows … Continue reading Shocking video shows moment Bronx house explodes, killing woman

Science Teacher Arrested After Video Allegedly Shows Her Giving Teen COVID Vaccine in Home Without Parents’ Consent

A high school educator in Long Island, New York, has been arrested for allegedly injecting a 17-year-old with a COVID-19 vaccine without the consent of his parents, all while on camera. NBC New York reports Laura Russo, 54, a science teacher with Herricks Public Schools in New Hyde Park, was arrested on New Year’s Eve at her Sea Cliff home after police learned of the incident, evidently captured via social media. Russo … Continue reading Science Teacher Arrested After Video Allegedly Shows Her Giving Teen COVID Vaccine in Home Without Parents’ Consent