NYC’s hotels need homeless people to stay in business

Don’t look now, but more homeless people are coming to a nice hotel near you. The Post reported on Thursday that the city now pays to put up a mind-boggling 11,000 homeless people in hotels — nearly one in six of the roughly 61,000 previously in shelters —

City using hotel near ‘Billionaires’ Row’ as emergency shelter

see also Before opening a new homeless shelter near Billionaires’ Row in Midtown, the city has quietly been renting rooms in a tourist hotel just three blocks away as an emergency shelter. The Wellington Hotel on West 55th Street, just steps from City Center, began housing roughly 120 family members

Celebrity Big Brother’s Maggie Oliver says Ann Widdecombe has ‘no compassion for the homeless or poor’ and claims she is a ‘misogynist’

CELEBRITY Big Brother’s Maggie Oliver has accused Ann Widdecombe of being a “misogynist” with “no compassion for the homeless or poor.” The former detective who worked tirelessly to expose the Rochdale grooming ring told The Sun Online that living with Ann, 70, hasn’t changed her previous opinions of politicians. Hours

Machete-wielding man attacked Meals on Wheels volunteer: cops

SHELBURNE, Vt. — Police say a man in Vermont has used a machete to attack a woman in her 70s as she delivered meals to a motel being used as emergency housing for the homeless. WCAX-TV reports 32-year-old Burlington resident Abukar Ibrahim is accused of attacking the 73-year-old Meals