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Ex-staffer claims George Santos sexually harassed him, violated pay rules
Embattled Long Island Republican Rep. George Santos hs been accused of sexually harassing a short-term staffer.Rod Lamkey - CNP / MEGA
A short-term staffer for George Santos claims he was sexually harassed by the disgraced Long Island representative, who allegedly touched his groin and invited him home, according to an ethics complaint the man says he filed.
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Off-duty cop charged with drunk driving in NYC, NYPD sources say
The off-duty cop allegedly drunkenly crashed his car into several parked vehicles.Brigitte Stelzer for NY Post
An off-duty NYPD officer was charged with driving drunk after slamming his vehicle into several parked cars in Brooklyn, police sources said.The off-duty cop, Efrain Alejandro, is assigned to the 40th Precinct stationhouse in the Bronx, the sources said.
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Eric Adams spends coldest night of year at new NYC migrant shelter
Mayor Eric Adams tried to fend off criticism over accommodations at the new emergency migrant shelter in Brooklyn by staying there overnight during the coldest day of the year."We are going to stay tonight with our brothers here and just let them know that we are all in this together," said Adams, while playing video games late Friday with one of the hundreds of migrant men staying at the converted Brooklyn Cruise Terminal in Red Hook.
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Off-duty NYPD officer shot in the head during apparent NYC robbery
An off-duty NYPD cop was shot in the head in a presumed attempted robbery.Paul Martinka
An off-duty NYPD officer is in critical condition after he was shot in Brooklyn during an apparent robbery Saturday night, police sources told The Post.The officer was shot in the head at 472 Ruby Street in East New York, sources said.
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91-year-old New York crossing guard retires after 41 years: 'My life feels so complete'
91-year-old Long Island crossing guard, Louise Kobs, is retiring after 41 years of service.Nassau County Police Department / Facebook
Louise Kobs, a 91-year-old crossing guard from Long Island, New York, has retired after more than four decades on the job.On Nov. 4, 1981, at the age of 50, Kobs joined the Nassau County Police Department as the Levittown School District crossing guard.
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Brutal Cold Sweeps Across New York and New England
People across the northeastern United States confronted the coldest temperatures seen in decades on Saturday, as an Arctic air mass passed over the region, accompanied by powerful winds that drove wind chills to dangerous levels.Frigid conditions demolished records set more than a century ago in Boston and Providence, where lows hit minus 10 and minus 9 degrees Fahrenheit early Saturday, the National Weather Service reported.
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Fred Terna, Creator of Fiery Holocaust Paintings, Dies at 99
Fred Terna, an artist who tried to exorcise the psychological trauma of his imprisonment in four Nazi concentration and labor camps with semiabstract paintings that depict fire, ashes and chimneys, died on Dec. 8 in Brooklyn.He was 99.His son, Daniel, confirmed the death, which was not widely reported.
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At Least 1 Is Killed in Brutal Cold Blast Across New York and New England
People across the northeastern United States confronted the coldest temperatures seen in decades on Saturday, as an Arctic air mass passed over the region, accompanied by powerful winds that drove wind chills to dangerous levels.Frigid conditions demolished records set more than a century ago in Boston and Providence, where lows hit minus 10 and minus 9 degrees Fahrenheit early Saturday, the National Weather Service reported.
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George Santos Is Accused of Sexual Harassment in His Capitol Office
A prospective congressional aide has accused Representative George Santos of ethics violations and sexual harassment, according to a letter the man sent to the House Committee on Ethics and posted to Twitter on Friday.The man, Derek Myers, briefly worked in Mr. Santos's office before his job offer was rescinded earlier this week, according to the letter.
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Off-Duty Officer Shot While Trying to Purchase Vehicle in Brooklyn, Police Say
An off-duty New York City police officer was hospitalized in critical condition after being shot during an apparent robbery as he tried to purchase a vehicle in Brooklyn on Saturday night, the authorities said.The shooting prompted a sprawling manhunt for the suspect.The officer, whose name was not released by the New York City Police Department, had arranged over a social media platform to purchase the vehicle in person, Michael Baldassano, an assistant chief, said at a news conference on Saturday night.
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My Heart Skipped a Beat When I Saw Her Across the Tracks'
Dear Diary: I was standing on the platform at the Union Square station.My heart skipped a beat when I saw her across the tracks: my ex-girlfriend from college.We had broken up bitterly several years earlier because I wanted to move to New York City.I shouted across the tracks to get her attention.Who are you?