October 8, 2021

Red Sox bats run wild to even ALDS

J.D. Martinez, Red Sox rout Rays to even ALDS with Game 2 win

Ready for panda-monium: Tokyo zoo announces names for panda cub twins

Giant panda twins born at Tokyo’s Ueno Zoo in June finally got their names Friday — as the cubs are set to make their debut in January 2021.

Nets' win just an appetizer in rivalry with Bucks

The Nets will open the season Oct. 19 in Milwaukee the reigning champ Bucks versus the team favored to dethrone them.

Federal appeals court allows Texas to temporarily resume abortion ban

Texas will be allowed to temporarily resume its near-total abortion ban, the 5th US Court of Appeals ruled on Friday night. US District Judge Robert Pitman had previously suspended the...

Giants will need to know where this Cowboy is a all times

A staple of televised NFL games is a microphone picking up audio of the quarterback shouting out the middle linebacker’s jersey number before the sn

Inside NFL's return to London and what comes next

LONDON — The NFL will make its return here on Sunday when the Jets face the Falcons after a year away due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The NFL will stage...

Kenosha cop who shot Jacob Blake won't face federal charges

The police officer who shot Jacob Blake in Wisconsin last August will not face federal charges after insufficient evidence, prosecutors said on Friday.

Security guard stabbed at NYC Apple Store during mask dispute

A man stabbed a security guard at the Apple Store on West 14th Street in Chelsea before fleeing the chaotic scene on Friday evening, police said.

Giants' speed infusion could be Saquon Barkley game-changer

Just like that, the Giants’ offense went from two years of low-scoring toxicity to containing a pick-your-poison element that should be most beneficial to Saquon Barkley.

No, Nancy Pelosi won't be the US ambassador to the Vatican

President Joe Biden has passed over House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to be US ambassador to the Vatican — dashing speculation in DC that she's taking a step toward retirement.

Cremated relative given to wrong family, who spread the ashes

The ashes of Carmen Torres were mistakenly given to the wrong family, who then spread them. Her family now says they can't be at peace because of the mistake.

MLS player suspended for betting on league games

Sporting Kansas City midfielder Felipe Hernandez was suspended without pay for the rest of 2021 Friday after Major League Soccer discovered he had bet on league matches. “Hernandez engaged in...

Gifted and Talented programs helped me and my family — de Blasio is taking away hope

Mediocrity has been the hallmark of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s nearly eight-year tenure at City Hall and he is leaving that mark on the city’s public school system by elimination...

Andrew Cuomo lawyer: No way ex-gov sexually harassed more than five women

Andrew Cuomo's attorney Rita Glavin has claimed that the Judiciary Committee report into the ex-governor must be clarified that he did not harass 11 different women.

Woman fighting for her life after assault by alleged mugger in Times Square

A New Jersey woman was left fighting for her life Friday after a creep allegedly knocked her down while escaping the scene of a robbery in Times Square, law enforcement...

McConnell's bold warning to Biden: ‘I stepped up’ on debt this time — don't expect it again

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell warned President Biden Friday that Republicans will not vote to raise the federal debt ceiling in December after Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer's "corrosive" rant.

Aaron Boone stuck in Yankees limbo

Yankees manager Aaron Boone was back in The Bronx on Friday, as were hitting coach Marcus Thames and pitching coach Matt Blake.

Knicks' 'odd couple' continues to evolve

In their latest go-around together, the Knicks’ version of the odd couple — Tom Thibodeau and Derrick Rose — appear to have evolved.

Top NYC investigator slams de Blasio's use of security detail for 'personal benefit'

The top city investigator ripped Mayor Bill de Blasio on Friday for using his security detail for his "personal benefit" — noting Hizzoner wasted city resources and didn't note any...

LI Rep. Suozzi to outflank Hochul in Buffalo ahead of potential gov challenge

Tom Suozzi, The Post has learned, will be supporting write-in candidate Mayor Byron Brown against Democratic Socialists of America-backed candidate India Walton in Buffalo.

Good for Joe Manchin for blasting Chuck Schumer's petty partisan barbs

After several Senate Republicans voted Thursday to join Democrats in temporarily raising the federal debt ceiling, averting a financial crisis, Majority Leader Chuck Schumer took to the floor to insult...

Flawed assumptions about voters have produced two presidents many find wanting

Here’s a jarring thought: Most political analysts, and most political strategists for our two political parties, have been operating off flawed data and flawed assumptions. The result has been one...

Young Knick's offseason work catching Tom Thibodeau's eye

As surprising as Immanuel Quickley’s strong rookie season was, what followed impressed Knicks head coach Tom Thibodeau even more.

Rangers goalie eager to put tough season, trade speculation behind him

Alexandar Georgiev is excited for a new Rangers season after struggling his way through 2020-21.

Republicans rip Biden over bad jobs report, warn of 'economic crisis'

Congressional GOP members insisted Friday that the disappointing September jobs report showed that President Joe Biden's economic plan was failing amid inflation price hikes.

Giants kicker kept rare miss from ruining everything

The last time Graham Gano missed a field goal before Sunday came on a 57-yard kick in Week 2 of the 2020 season at Chicago.

Former bodyguard of billionaire David Koch walks back claims against family

Ex-bodyguard Felicia Racine had sensationally claimed Koch's socialite wife and her ex-boss, Julia Flesher Koch, did not want nurses to give her cancer-stricken husband a feeding tube.

Border agents deserve apology and other commentary

From the right: Border Agents Deserve Apology Two weeks ago, President Biden vowed that border agents who whipped Haitian migrants would “pay,” yet it quickly became clear that no one...

Trump and Biden clash over executive privilege for Capitol riot, set stage for potential court battle

Former President Donald Trump on Friday vowed to "take all necessary and appropriate steps" to shield his presidential records from the House committee probing the Capitol riot — setting up...

Zach Wilson has prime chance to keep Jets offense rolling

The Jets could earn a second straight win and build some momentum.

Why Adele’s ‘2 to 3 times a day’ workout regimen is 'way too much,' experts say

Adele, 33, revealed to British Vogue that she has become "addicted" to working out "two to three" times a day. Medical experts weigh in with the physical and emotional dangers...

Where fantasy owners can turn to replace Calvin Ridley

For the Falcons, their wide receiver buffet is down to, blech, flounder and tuna this Sunday. They will have no Calvin Ridley and no Russell Gage when they face the...

R. Kelly’s sales soar 500% after guilty sex trafficking verdict

R. Kelly may be trapped in prison, but "Trapped in the Closet" and a slew of his other hit singles are surging in popularity.

Terrible news on jobs is plainly on Biden, but he just shrugs

Friday saw the worst jobs report of Joe Biden’s presidency, but he’s again in denial about terrible news of his own making. The nation added just 194,000 jobs last month,...

This wasn't the Russell Wilson injury news Seahawks were hoping for

It appears to be Geno Smith time in Seattle after Russell Wilson’s gruesome finger injury.

Letters to the Editor — Oct. 9, 2021

The Issue: The Justice Department’s move to investigate parents who protest at school board meetings. Kudos to The Post for both its recent editorial (“Criminalizing Dissent,” Oct. 7) and columnist...

Stop making excuses for Joe Biden — he's the one to blame for his far-left agenda

While my free-market friends count themselves among the president’s most fervent detractors, they nearly all make excuses for Biden. I constantly hear reasons why he is the last person who deserves any...

Remote work stunted half of workers’ careers, caused 'higher stress levels'

Working from home may have its perks, but a recent survey revealed many feel it has at least one enormous drawback. 

Accused subway shover indicted for attempted murder

Anthonia Egegbara, 29, was not in Manhattan Criminal Court when a grand jury returned an indictment charging her with second-degree attempted murder, first-degree among other charges.

Astros one win away from another ALCS berth

Carlos Correa and the Houston Astros are relentless at the plate and in the field.

Internet sleuths claim Brian Laundrie is hiding under flower bed at parents' home

TikTok users are peddling a conspiracy theory that Brian Laundrie is hiding under a flower bed in his parents' Florida backyard after claiming drone footage captured a hand poking out...

Gary LeVox admits he was 'never OK' with how Rascal Flatts broke up

"It kind of came out of nowhere," the musician said in a new interview.

Cop with $15K in unpaid tolls, fees tried to dodge trouble by flashing NYPD badge

A detective who racked up more than $15K in unpaid tolls and fees was busted for driving his unregistered vehicle in Brooklyn — and tried to get out of trouble...

De Blasio's bid to kill Gifted & Talented programs must not stand

In a craven move of the type that defines his mayoralty, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Friday the elimination of Gifted & Talented programs. Too cowardly to do this in...

Parents rip de Blasio for 'abominable' plan to end Gifted and Talented program

New York City parents ripped Mayor Bill de Blasio’s “extremely disappointing” and “abominable“ plan to ax the public school system’s gifted and talented program in his final months in office.

Nets' Kyrie Irving drama gets some reprieve

On Friday, New York determined the Nets' practice facility is a private office building -- meaning Kyrie Irving can practice while at home despite his unvaccinated status.

Hospital-gate: WH says Biden wasn't trying to help friend 'cut the line' in ER

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki insisted Friday that President Biden wasn't trying to help a friend's significant other get preferential treatment when he called a Pennsylvania hospital.

Most-wanted fugitive was not man seen at Dodgers game, feds say

US Marshals believed someone spotted at a 2016 Los Angeles Dodgers game might have been most wanted fugitive John Ruffo, but officials confirmed the spectator was not the wanted criminal.

'That's maybe why I'm single': A-Rod cracks joke on MLB broadcast

Is popcorn the reason for Alex Rodriguez’s broken engagement with Jennifer Lopez? The former Yankee finally spoke out about why he’s single on Thursday night while on the Fox Sports...

'Curb Your Capitalism': Bernie Sanders is somehow getting rantier, more curmudgeonly by the day

On this week’s episode of “Curb Your Capitalism,” the Burlington Bolshevik Bernie Sanders sounded more like Larry David than ever.

Corrections officer busted sneaking in razor to inmate on Rikers

A New York City correction officer is facing charges after allegedly smuggled in a razor blade for an inmate on Rikers Island, the city's top investigator said Friday.

Parents convicted in first trial of 'Varsity Blues' admissions scandal

Two rich dads were found guilty on charges they bribed their kids’ way into ritzy colleges as part of a wide-ranging admissions scandal that shook universities — and Hollywood.

Wild video shows irate driver, passenger attack NYPD traffic agents

Two people emerged from a black Hyundai and began attacking NYPD traffic agents on the west side of Manhattan on Thursday. Charges against the pair remain pending. 

Al Capone’s Miami Beach mansion saved from demolition sells for $15.5M

The Miami home where the gangster took his final breath in 1947 after suffering a heart attack is being saved from demolition after a spirited campaign by locals was launched...

Former ESPN star has a new gig

The former ESPN broadcaster is joining the Spurs' broadcast team as a "special correspondent" for the 2021-22 NBA season.

Chronic Biden hacking sparks concern as Psaki insists it's just allergies

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki on Friday assured reporters that President Biden's ailing cough is the result of allergies and not a more serious medical condition.

'Pretty Smart' stars Emily Osment and Gregg Sulkin discuss new sitcom

The new Netflix sitcom “Pretty Smart” throws uptight Harvard grad Chelsea (Emily Osment) into a world of not-so-intellectual influencers and gym rats when she's forced to move in with her...

NFL coach apologizes after racist email toward NFLPA head leaks

A leaked email from 2011 came to light in which he referred to NFLPA head DeMaurice Smith using a racial stereotype.

MLB analyst apologizes for bizarre '40 acre' comment

MLB Network analyst Jim Kaat made things very uncomfortable on Friday.

Dad who killed son who found his twisted fetish pics gets 48 years in prison

A Colorado father found guilty of killing his son after the teen found his “compromising” fetish photos was sentenced Friday to a maximum 48 years in prison.

Debbie Reynolds' former LA home listed for $2 million

The late "Singin' in the Rain" actress's three-bedroom, three-bathroom Valley Village home spans over 2,000 square feet of oak floors, French doors and wood-beam ceilings.

'That '70s Show' gets spinoff — 'That '90s Show' — with some of original cast

The creators of “That '70s Show” have announced a new sitcom full of angsty teenagers mulling over the decade in which they live.

Kim Kardashian calls comedy icons for help ahead of 'SNL' gig

Kim Kardashian's "Saturday Night Live" preparations are no laughing matter.

Facebook's media 'hatchet man' is making enemies to please Zuckerberg: insiders

A "hatchet man" spokesman for Facebook is making enemies as the company takes heat in Washington -- and insiders tell The Post he's doing it to please Mark Zuckerberg.

It's a setup: Biden back to fake White House set as he tries to spin down jobs report

While delivering news about the disappointing jobs report, President Biden returned to his game-show like White House set to speak to the press and American public.

Zach Wilson's girlfriend is 'so proud' as rookie QB's big week just keeps going

Zach Wilson was named NFL’s Rookie of the Week on Thursday after leading his team to an overtime victory over the Tennessee Titans. The 22-year-old completed 21 of 34 for...

Dave Chappelle rails against cancel culture after trans jokes criticisms: 'I love it'

Comedian Dave Chappelle railed against cancel culture, Twitter and left-leaning news outlets amid controversy over his latest Netflix special, "The Closer."

Jets star's tearful reaction to contract extension

Fresh off getting a four-year, $55 million contract extension with the Jets, John Franklin-Myers was asked who he called first with the news.

NYC man evading arrest finally leaves tree after 48 hours

A Queens man who tried to avoid arrest by climbing into a tree Wednesday, refuses to come down after more than 48 hours, police said Friday.

SEC reportedly investigating Archegos Capital

The Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating Archegos Capital Management, the family office run by Bill Hwang that defaulted on margin calls earlier this year, Bloomberg News reported on Friday, citing people...

'The Profit's' Marcus Lemonis revealed as buyer of $18M 'Dr. Boom' mansion

Here's the next explosive chapter in the saga of "Dr. Boom's" notorious Upper East Side mansion.

Facebook and Instagram users hit with outages — again

Facebook and Instagram were apparently hit with a second wave of outages on Friday afternoon — just days after all the services went down for hours on Monday.

Chernobyl's lasting effects: European mushrooms still contaminated by radiation

Around 95% of wild mushroom samples collected in Germany in the last six years still showed radioactive contamination from the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear disaster.

Nearly 140 countries agree to minimum global corporate tax rate of 15 percent

Nearly 140 countries, representing more than 90 percent of the world's GDP, agreed to set a minimum corporate tax rate of 15 percent Friday.

Men lost at sea 29 days say it 'was a nice break' from reality

Despite losing themselves at sea for nearly a month, two men from the Solomon Islands have returned with a remarkably positive outlook.

White House was aware in July of surge of Haitian migrants heading to the US

US agencies had intelligence that large numbers of Haitians were heading to the US in July, according to reports.

What is 'roam schooling'? 'Skoolie' families teach their kids on the road

As the nomadic lifestyle has grown in popularity, more families are taking part in the "van life" and "skoolie" moments and homeschooling their kids while traveling.

The 10 best joggers for men of 2021: Adidas, lululemon and more

Get comfortable this fall with a new pair of joggers from top brands, made with every man in mind.

New Ranger's status for opener among final roster questions

According to head coach Gerard Gallant, Ryan Reaves’ projected ability for the Rangers’ Oct. 13 opener at Washington “is going to be close” following the left leg injury he sustained...

NYC man charged in wild shootout that wounded Park Police officer, killed 1

A suspect who allegedly got into a wild Brooklyn gunfight with a US Park Police officer was charged Friday in the September melee.

Cincinnati must take advantage of this matchup

Howie Kussoy picks his winner for Friday night’s college football matchups

This trusted review site will let customers know you’re re-opening

Looking for a way to let your customers know that your restaurant or business is back open? Consider Yelp which is offering $300 off their ads.

Anthony Michael Hall regrets passing on 'Ferris Bueller' and 'Pretty in Pink'

Hall went on to play characters in two of writer-director John Hughes' greatest masterpieces: "The Breakfast Club" and "Sixteen Candles."

Bounty hunter doesn't have license to capture Brian Laundrie in Florida: records

Duane “Dog” Chapman is currently in Florida — alongside hoards of law enforcement officials — trying to locate Gabby Petito’s fugitive boyfriend.

America's largest police departments see increase in departures in 2021: report

A new study exclusively obtained by Fox News found an alarming increase in retirements and resignations across 10 police departments in the U.S. over the past year following protests. 

Fort Bragg soldier charged in murder of woman carrying his unborn child

Alonzo Dargan, Jr., 30, allegedly followed Akeila Ware in a separate car then shot her multiple times through her side door on Highway 18 in Troup County.

'Heartbreaking': Tim Tebow gets emotional over Urban Meyer video drama

Tim Tebow is really upset over Urban Meyer's video controversy and he discussed it on "First Take" on Friday morning.

2 killed in shooting at senior living center — allegedly shot by resident

Two people were shot dead at a Maryland senior living center early Friday -- allegedly by a disgruntled resident who snapped over mistreatment, according to a friend and witness.

Mariah Carey is 'mad' Nick Cannon bought their twins cellphones

Mariah Carey was feeling emotion when her two young kids acquired cellphones. The pop diva, 52, was reportedly left fuming when her ex-husband Nick Cannon, 41, bought the devices for...

El Salvador's bitcoin use grows but headaches persist

A growing number of El Salvadorans have experimented with bitcoin since the country became the first to adopt it as legal tender last month.

Adele on cultural appropriation scandal: 'I didn't read the f--king room'

Adele is breaking her silence about the viral moment when she wore bantu knots and a Jamaican flag to celebrate Caribbean culture.

30-story scaffolding collapse in Hong Kong kills worker, traps motorists

A 55-year-old female construction worker was crushed in the wreckage, and it took an hour and 20 minutes to reach her in the perilous conditions.

Biden shows up 90 minutes late, brushes off poor jobs report as 'solid'

President Biden brushed off a second month of disappointing jobs-growth figures, claiming "monthly totals bounce around" before walking off.

Singer Tiwa Savage: I'm being blackmailed over sex tape, refuse to pay

“Somebody’s Son” is trying to do Tiwa Savage dutty. The 41-year-old Afrobeats singer revealed in an interview with Angie Martinez on Power 105.1 Thursday that she is the victim of...

A Rikers inmate went missing for hours, no one noticed

The inmate, Michael McKenna, went missing from his cell in Anna M. Kross Center overnight Tuesday.

'Most valuable sneaker ever': Michael Jordan’s game-worn Nikes are up for auction

A pair of sneakers worn by NBA legend Michael Jordan in his rookie season are up for auction and could fetch as much as $1.5 million.

French activists pose as employers to expose racism

During the calls, activists pretended to work for a fictitious construction firm seeking manual laborers for a building site.

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson makes rap debut on Tech N9ne's 'Face Off'

The Rock stays hungry. Dubbed by Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson as the “greatest workout anthem ever,” the new track, titled “Face Off,” is by Tech N9ne and features the on-screen...

Now you can buy the Rosebud Motel with 'Schitt's Creek' Monopoly money

The popular Canadian series "Schitt's Creek" is getting its own version of Monopoly.

Brendan Fraser's 600-pound 'Whale' role is 'something you haven’t seen before'

"The Mummy" actor will be donning heavy makeup and prosthetics to play his very overweight character.

Dog the Bounty Hunter speculates Brian Laundrie could be a serial killer

“I’m thinking more and more about him being maybe a serial killer -- not just a killer of Gabby. The books he reads are unbelievable,” Dog said.

Yankees done with trade-deadline acquisition after ugly stint

The left-hander elected free agency on Friday instead of accepting an outright assignment.

Train derails, dozens injured after strong quake jolts Tokyo

A driverless train derailed in Tokyo and a water pipe in a neighboring prefecture burst after a strong quake rocked Tokyo Thursday night.

Smart robots do all the work at Nissan’s ‘intelligent’ plant

Nissan’s “intelligent factory” hardly has any human workers. The robots do the work, including welding and mounting. They do the paint jobs and inspect their own paint jobs.

Dancing with Urban Meyer is 'ruining' woman's life

The mother of a woman seen dancing on Urban Meyer last weekend is very concerned about her daughter.

New York Comic Con is back! All the best mega fan costumes

Fans went all out as New York Comic Con returned to the Javits Center in NYC.

Woman gets jail time for too-close grizzly bear encounter at Yellowstone

A "foolish" Illinois tourist who bucked Yellowstone National Park rules and approached a massive mama grizzly bear to snap a photo will spend four days in jail.

NJ man arrested for killing ex's dogs, ferret: SPCA

New Jersey man, Matthew Savinovich was arrested for killing his ex-girlfriend's pet ferret and three Chihuahuas in Upstate New York, authorities said.

Baker Mayfield's wife takes down Instagram trolls attacking quarterback

Baker Mayfield has been under fire with early-season struggles and a report this week of a shoulder injury. Emily Mayfield isn't standing for it.

This vibration plate exercise machine is 25% off right now

The LifePro Turbo Press Vibration Plate Exercise Machine will kickstart your fitness journey in no time. Plus, it's on sale for 25% off!

Learn about Adobe Creative Cloud programs for less than $5 a course

Get the lowdown on graphic design with the Epic 2022 Adobe Creative Cloud Training Bundle that's on sale for just $30.

US, Mexico to hold talks as thousands of Haitians gather near border

In September, more than 30,000 Haitian illegal immigrants gathered at a squalid makeshift encampment near Del Rio, Texas, after crossing the border.

Troy Aikman doesn't give Giants much of a chance against 'explosive' Cowboys

Former Cowboys quarterback and current broadcaster Troy Aikman said that he thinks the Giants “aren’t even in Dallas’ class.”

3-year-old boy falls to his death from Harlem building

Daniel Galeas plummeted from a bedroom window on West 133rd Street near Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard.

Google cracks down on climate change misinformation

LONDON — Google is cracking down on digital ads promoting false climate change claims or being used to make money from such content, hoping to limit revenue for climate change...

Crypto addicts have a Bitcoin rehab now — and it’s in a real castle

Scotland's Castle Craig touts itself as the world's first cryptocurrency addiction rehab. Decrypt.co reports one patient allegedly lost millions of dollars trading Bitcoin.

Apple building huge LA campus — signaling Hollywood ambitions

Apple is building a 550,000 square-foot Los Angeles campus that sprawls into the Culver City neighborhood of the city that will serve as the company's headquarters for the region.

Fentanyl now leading cause of death among teens in Arizona border county

In Pima County, 140 people died of fentanyl overdoses in the first six months of this year, according to local health department data.

Doctors warn against TikTok ‘dry scooping’ challenge after influencer's heart attack

Doctors have warned against the dangerous "dry scooping" challenge on TikTok and say it could kill children after one influencer suffered a heart attack.

Should you tap Brewers over Braves in NLDS Game 1?

Milwaukee enters its third straight postseason having lost five of their past six games but have ace Corbin Burnes on the mound to start the NLDS against Atlanta.

Heart-pounding footage shows cops rescue baby who stopped breathing

New bodycam footage captures the heart-pounding moments NYPD cops rushed an ailing baby to a Brooklyn hospital -- and saved his young life. 

Trump's possible 2024 presidential bid giving Dems anxiety: 'The scariest thing'

Former President Donald Trump mounting a bid for the White House in 2024​ paired with Biden's falling poll numbers​ is giving Democrats anxiety.

Suspected Texas high school gunman reportedly got welcome home party

Timothy George Simpkins, who attends Timberview High School, posted $75,000 bond at Tarrant County Jail on Thursday and headed to home confinement.

Kim Kardashian says 'SNL' hosting gig will be 'so easy' cause she's hot

Kim Kardashian thinks keeping up with past “Saturday Night Live” hosts will be a breeze. In a new promo released Friday — less than 48 hours out from her highly...

'Terrified' William Shatner meanders and rants at New York Comic Con

Going to space in real time is bringing out a lot of feelings for Captain Kirk.

Geno Smith's return was shocking for all the right reasons

The Seahawks fell 26-17 to the Rams at home on Thursday, but Geno Smith still shined in place of an injured Russell Wilson.

Jury convicts ex-professor of murder in gruesome stabbing death

A jury convicted a former Northwestern University professor of first-degree murder on Thursday in the 2017 stabbing death of his boyfriend.

Police involved after tennis star's girlfriend posts 'naked girl' picture on Instagram

The incident reportedly occurred after Passari accused Kyrgios of cheating on her, which included sharing a photo to Instagram that appeared to show him in bed with a "naked girl."

McConnell warns Garland school memo could stifle parents' free speech rights

Critics of Garland's memo contend that parents have every right to confront school boards with concerns about the teaching of "woke" policies like critical race theory and mask mandates.

Sneaky slug repeatedly sets off Ring doorbell

Ring cameras have a knack for catching spooky sights — like this “alien abduction” in Texas. So when a stay-at-home mom in Essex, UK, spotted a set of antennae at her...

Americans agree spread of misinformation is a problem: poll

Ninety-five percent of Americans identified misinformation as a problem when they’re trying to access important information.

'Someone killed my daughter!': 24-year-old woman's body dumped outside mom's NY home

The bloodied body of a 24-year-old woman was discovered dumped outside the front door of her mom's Westchester County home early Tuesday -- after she had left suddenly the night...

Elon Musk's SpaceX rockets past $100B valuation: report

Elon Musk's SpaceX has reportedly notched a valuation north of $100 billion, making it the second most valuable private company in the world.

Violent 'Squid Game' student playground reenactments cause school to issue warning

Not even school kids are safe from its tentacles. A Belgian school has issued a PSA to parents following reports of kids playing a violent contest inspired by Netflix's graphic...

Grubhub founder leaving just 4 months after company was acquired

Grubhub founder Matt Maloney is leaving the food-delivery giant just four months after it was acquired by a European conglomerate.

Zodiac Killer: FBI responds to ID'ing of infamous murderer

FBI officials in San Francisco said late Thursday in a statement they were still investigating the Zodiac Killer, who has been linked to five murders in 1968 and 1969.

Top 10 James Bond Movies

What’s your No. 1 007? Johnny Oleksinskil ranks the 007 franchise’s top 10 movies, from worst to best.

Seahawks mascot's frightening fan moment caught on camera

The live mascot flew into the crowd and landed on a fan's head while flapping its 4-foot wings. The shocking moment was caught by Fox cameras at the end of...

Florida man admits threatening to kill Derek Chauvin's defense attorney

William John Hartnett admitted to calling the Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association and leaving a voicemail for defense attorney Eric Nelson.

Box office will be down 'for a long time': Universal Pictures exec

Despite strong ticket sales from the James Bond and "Fast & Furious" movies, Universal Pictures chairwoman Donna Langley doesn't expect the box office to return to normal anytime soon.

NFL bye weeks are coming — here's what you need to know for gambling

While it might seem that the NFL season has just started, we are already talking about teams taking their bye weeks. In fact, four teams — the Jets, Falcons, Saints...

Brian Laundrie's parents change story about when he went hiking in reserve

Brian Laundrie left his family’s Florida home to take a hike a day earlier than his parents had previously told authorities, their attorney said in a new report.

Ireland hikes corporate taxes in blow to Facebook, Apple and Google

Facebook, Apple, Google and other big tech firms with offices in Ireland are set to take a hit to their bottom lines as the country hikes corporate taxes.

California makes it illegal to remove condom without consent

The new measure amends the state’s civil code, adding the act to the state’s civil definition of sexual battery.

Can you count on Chisox to square ALDS with Astros?

Took the Astros in Game 1 on Thursday, and that worked out quite well.

Amazon offers up to 40% off Sonicare toothbrushes today only

Flash a smile for this Amazon flash sale. Friday only, head over to Amazon for their Epic Daily Deal on Philips Sonicare toothbrushes, now up to 40% off the original...

The 15 best home and kitchen deals from Wayfair's October sale

From now until Oct. 12, the online furniture company is slashing prices by up to 60 percent.

Homeless man shuts down anti-vax protesters in viral video

Just like many anti-vaxxers, his sick burn has gone viral. A homeless man redefined "sick burn" after he was filmed skewering an anti-vaxxer during an anti-vaccine protest in Los Angeles.

West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice gets trapped in elevator at mansion

West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice was trapped in an elevator at his home this week — and needed a team of rescuers to free him, his office said.

Best James Bond movies: All 25 films ranked, from sublime to subpar

What makes a great — or horrible — Bond film is hugely subjective. But that ain't gonna stop us! The Post ranks the 007 franchise's 25 movies from worst to...

Influencer Ca’Shawn Ashley Sims found in LA hospital after going missing

Instagram fitness influencer Ca’Shawn Ashley Sims has been found safe in a Los Angeles hospital after vanishing a month ago.

US added 194K jobs in September, again falling way below expectations

September’s numbers fell far short of economists’ expectations of 500,000 jobs added, and comes after the country added a disappointing 366,000 jobs in August.

Use this team in NFL survivor pool in Week 5

It was certainly a gamble not to go with the easy survivor pool winner last week in the Buffalo Bills.

Inside the crazy life of the college gymnast cashing in big on NIL movement

Dunne is currently the most-followed collegiate athlete across the combined social platforms and her earnings are estimated to reach a million dollars.

Disabled teacher attacked by student in suspected TikTok challenge

A Louisiana high school student attacked a disabled teacher in a suspected TikTok challenge.

Biden brags about calling overcrowded PA hospital to help friend's wife get fast treatment

Joe Biden bragged that he personally called a Pennsylvania hospital emergency room to know “what the situation was.”

Francisco Lindor coping with ugly year thanks to help of a familiar Mets name

Francisco Lindor went looking for answers this season from someone who has been in his shoes.

NYC to phase out Gifted and Talented program

All 4,000 Kindergarten teachers will need extra training in preparation, and the city will hire additional teachers trained in accelerated learning.

Madonna reveals her two big regrets and why 'I wanted to kill myself'

Professional risk-taker Madonna is not known as a woman of regrets. Well, she's had few.

Aaron Boone sees an AL closing in on Yanks, but it's the Yanks who have fallen behind

Who's really chasing whom in the American League?

Wyoming senator discloses bitcoin purchase of up to $100K

Sen. Cynthia Lummis, a Republican from Wyoming and long-time Bitcoin bull, disclosed a purchase of up to $100,000 worth of the cryptocurrency.

ISIS claims responsibility for Afghan mosque attack that killed at least 46

A powerful explosion left multiple casualties inside a Shiite mosque in the northern Afghan city of Kunduz during Friday prayers, according to a senior Taliban official and witnesses.

Here's who the next James Bond should be

Forget Idris Elba, Tom Hardy and Henry Cavill. Here are The Post's picks for the new 007.

Nets' Kyrie conundrum has been a career in the making

Kyrie Irving has told the Nets, and everyone else, for a long time that basketball may not be his first priorty.

Sam’s Club stocks up on turkeys ahead of bustling holiday season

Sam's Club announced it has stocked up on larger-sized holiday merchandise after hearing from customers that "it’s ‘game on’ this Christmas.

Dog the Bounty Hunter hit with $1.3M suit accusing him of 'racist and homophobic behavior': report

Dog the Bounty Hunter was reportedly served with a $1.3 million lawsuit accusing him of “racist and homophobic behavior" during his search for Brian Laundrie.

Journalists who took on Putin and Duterte win Nobel Peace Prize

Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov were awarded the Nobel Peace Prize "for their courageous fight for freedom of expression in the Philippines and Russia."

What are we going to do about Kyrie Irving?

What are we going to do about Kyrie Irving? Over the last 10 years, that might have been the most frequently asked question in the NBA. Nobody ever quite knows...

Fingernail fail! Boyfriend is completely useless with acrylic nails

It’s not easy being a girl. Nail artist Caitlin Barlow went viral after challenging her burly boyfriend, Chris, to wear acrylic fingernails. Watch as he fails miserably at everyday tasks...

School shootings have never happened this frequently — and fights are often to blame

The US has experienced a higher number of school shootings at the start of this school year compared to any other year the incidents have been tracked.

Getting Aaron Judge to agree to extension is possible, but it won't be easy for Yankees

What might it take for the Yankees to get Aaron Judge to an agree to early contract extension?

10-year-old boy dies after horse falls on him at Texas rodeo

Legend Williamson was riding the horse when the animal was believed to have either suffered a brain aneurysm or a heart attack at the Texas Junior High Rodeo.

Manchin blasts Schumer's GOP-bashing floor speech: 'Civility is gone'

Sen. Joe Manchin couldn’t bear to watch Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer's GOP-trashing floor speech Thursday night -- covering his face and ultimately walking away during the comments.

Sailors hurt when Navy submarine collides with object in South China Sea

The US Pacific Fleet said in a statement that the fast-attack submarine USS Connecticut struck the object while submerged on Oct. 2.

Jets using 'pretty cool' travel plan for London trip

The Jets were set to take the seven-hour trip to London on Thursday night and land early Friday,

James Harden sees better version of himself in Nets rookie at this stage

When James Harden watches Cam Thomas, he sees some of himself — except the Nets rookie is more advanced than he was entering the NBA.

Trump suggests Haitian migrants heading for US 'probably have AIDS'

Former President Donald Trump suggested thousands of Haitian migrants who are reported to be heading for the US-Mexico border are afflicted by AIDS.

Giants thinking outside the box to get more production at cornerback

Like a frustrated casino gambler, the Giants are not getting much return on investments in the slots.

NJ man charged in racist viral video allegedly smeared poop on neighbor's car, left threat

The New Jersey man arrested after a viral video showed him berating his neighbor with racial slurs last summer is facing new charges of bias intimidation and harassment.

Jets give young defensive end long-term contract extension

If the Jets wanted to set a precedent that they will reward young players who perform, then that is what they have done with John Franklin-Myers.

Veteran TV reporter fired for refusing COVID vaccine

Linda Simmons, who worked for 14 years at KY3 based in Springfield, wrote on Facebook that she requested a religious exemption to the vaccine mandate instituted by her station’s parent...

Giants need to try something different on defense versus Cowboys

If the Giants defense feels under the microscope coming off a win, Patrick Graham knows it’s nothing compared to the intense scrutiny that would follow a loss to the Cowboys....