Scaramucci throws support behind convicted felon Grimm

Scaramucci throws support behind convicted felon Grimm

Anthony Scaramucci must have some time on his hands — and a soft spot for a convicted felon attempting a political comeback. Scaramucci — the short-lived White House communications director and businessman nicknamed The Mooch — will be headlining a May 19…

Duane Reade has a major security problem

Duane Reade has a major security problem

Lax security at Duane Reade stores on the Upper West Side has led to a surge in thefts — and an influx of criminals far more dangerous than petty shoplifters, cops warn. An astounding 42 percent of the total 414 petit larcenies…

Principal suspends teacher’s aide for ‘inappropriate’ yawn

Principal suspends teacher’s aide for ‘inappropriate’ yawn

This principal will make you lose sleep. Marie Desforges, the head of PS 328 in Brooklyn, suspended a teacher’s aide for five days without pay last week for “professional misconduct” — yawning. In a disciplinary letter, Desforges told Edsheda Brown, “You yawned…

Teen found dead in park was homicide victim: cops

Teen found dead in park was homicide victim: cops

A teenage boy discovered dead in a Queens park early this week was a victim of a homicide, cops said Friday. Andy Peralta, 17, of Flushing, was found unconscious in a marshy area of Kissena Park near 161st Street just after noon…

Prisoner escapes police custody from Bronx hospital

Prisoner escapes police custody from Bronx hospital

A prisoner bolted from a Bronx hospital early Friday — with one handcuff still on, police said. Kevin Taylor, 27, was in custody at St. Barnabas Hospital on Third Avenue near East 183rd Street when he chucked a bottle containing an unknown…

Pit bull’s owner blames victim for subway attack

Pit bull’s owner blames victim for subway attack

The cur collared for assault after his service-dog pit bull chomped down on a subway straphanger blamed the victim as he was led out of a police station Thursday. “She attacked me first. You will see,” barked Ruben Roncallo, 53, as he…

Pit bull attacks woman on subway

Pit bull attacks woman on subway

A shocking video posted on Instagram shows a pit bull attacking a woman on the subway and refusing to let go even as several people tried to pull the dog away. The video shows the pooch chomping down on a woman’s shoe…

Terrorists’ use of drones has NYPD on alert

Terrorists’ use of drones has NYPD on alert

Terrorists have grown increasingly inventive with their use of drones — and NYPD officials fear they could start using them to execute attacks in the Big Apple and other American cities. “Our job is to look forward . . . in terms…

The ‘King of Beers’ is the also the chosen brew: rabbis

The ‘King of Beers’ is the also the chosen brew: rabbis

This Bud’s for Jews. The Chosen People must drink nothing but Budweiser, a group of ultra-Orthodox rabbis have decreed, because almost every other brew is sold by a distributor they claim violated religious law. The kvetching holy men, members of the Satmar…

Baby being rushed to hospital killed in car accident

Baby being rushed to hospital killed in car accident

A 6-month-old boy who was showing “flu-like symptoms” was killed in a car accident in Staten Island early Saturday as his family desperately rushed him to the hospital, police sources said. Little Damaris Earps was in his 39-year-old mother’s arms as the…

Cynthia Nixon makes 2050 renewable energy vow

Cynthia Nixon makes 2050 renewable energy vow

Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Cynthia Nixon said Friday she would make New York 100 percent reliant on renewable energy by 2050. “It’s time to treat the Earth as our shared home where no one will worry that their air, water, or land is…

What the car ban means for travel in Central Park

What the car ban means for travel in Central Park

The world’s most famous green space is about to get a lot greener. All private vehicles will be banned from Central Park starting on June 27, Mayor Bill de Blasio and other city officials announced Friday. The measure eliminates traffic in the…

NYC students join walkouts on anniversary of Columbine

NYC students join walkouts on anniversary of Columbine

Big Apple high school students took part in a nationwide walkout in a demonstration against gun violence on Friday — the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School massacre. Hundreds of youths from city schools massed in Manhattan’s Washington Square Park, some…

Cop-killer Herman Bell’s parole is back on schedule

Cop-killer Herman Bell’s parole is back on schedule

Former Black Liberation Army terrorist and three-time cop-killer Herman Bell is eligible for parole, an Albany judge decided Friday, rejecting a police widow’s request for a do-over parole hearing. State Supreme Court Justice Richard Koweek set 5 p.m. April 27 for Bell’s…

Bus driver fired after scary video surfaces

Bus driver fired after scary video surfaces

A bus driver was caught on camera watching more than the road — viewing clips of classics like “Mrs. Doubtfire” and browsing YouTube while barreling down a New York highway earlier this week. The unidentified driver for Tour America was spotted by…

Morgan Freeman had affair with step-granddaughter: alleged murderer

Morgan Freeman had affair with step-granddaughter: alleged murderer

Before she was murdered, Morgan Freeman’s step-granddaughter told her boyfriend-turned-killer that the actor had been secretly sleeping with her — confirming years-old claims about the illicit affair, according to defense lawyers. “E’Dena Hines disclosed to Lamar Davenport and others that her grandfather…

Creep wanted for sexually assaulting teen at knifepoint

Creep wanted for sexually assaulting teen at knifepoint

Cops are hunting a knife-wielding sicko who they say sexually assaulted a teen at knifepoint inside a Brooklyn playground this week. The unidentified 18-year old victim was walking out of a bathroom inside the Martin Luther King Junior Playground in East New…

Kushner Cos. hit with federal subpoena over false paperwork

Kushner Cos. hit with federal subpoena over false paperwork

Brooklyn federal prosecutors are scrutinizing Jared Kushner’s family business over official paperwork that falsely claimed the real-estate company didn’t have any rent-regulated tenants living in its New York City buildings, according to a report Thursday. The Kushner Cos. — formerly run by…

Cuomo backs Hochul to compete against Democrat

Cuomo backs Hochul to compete against Democrat

Gov. Andrew Cuomo urged his lieutenant governor to take on US Rep. Chris Collins this year, upsetting the fellow Democrat who’s already in the race. “There is a very strong feeling that Kathy Hochul would be a great congressional candidate for that…