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Robinson Cano Officially Signs With New MLB Team

Veteran second baseman Robinson Cano has signed a major league contract with the San Diego Padres, the team announced on Friday. The 39-year-old infielder was released by the New York Mets this past weekend. The Padres optioned right-hander Dinelson Lamet to Triple-A El Paso in order to make room for...
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NYC gunmen shoot two teen boys in the Bronx, cops say

Video captures the moment two gunmen opened fire, striking two teen boys, in the Bronx late Thursday.  The suspects were walking on East 197th Street near Decatur Avenue in Fordham Manor around 9:30 p.m. when they spotted a group — including a 14- and 15-year-old boy — at the end of the block, cops said.  Footage released early Friday shows the duo stealthily walking down the street with their handguns extended — and then letting off multiple rounds.  The pair, aiming at the group, struck the 14-year-old in the left arm and the 15-year-old in the left leg, authorities said.  They then took off, heading east on East 197th Street toward Webster Avenue.  The younger victim was taken to Jacobi Medical Center and the older teen to St. Barnabas Hospital, with each listed in stable condition.  No arrests were immediately made.  One of the gunmen is described as having a thin build, and was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black pants and black sneakers. The other suspect also had a thin build, and wore a light-colored long shirt, light-colored pants, a black vest and white sneakers.

Two men stabbed to death overnight in NYC, police say

Two men were stabbed to death overnight in the Big Apple — a 28-year-old attacked in Greenwich Village, and a 58-year-old in Queens, cops said.  The younger man, identified as Samer Abdalla, got into an argument with a group of men at West 4th Street and Sixth Avenue around 1:30 a.m. Friday when he was knifed in the torso, cops said.  Abdalla, of Bay Ridge, was rushed to Bellevue Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, cops said.  The men who had clashed with Abdalla fled before police arrived, police said.  No weapons were recovered, and no arrests have been made. Police did not have any...

Caught on video: Mother, 4-year-old son toppled to the ground in Bronx robbery

NEW YORK - Police want your help finding the man who attacked a mother walking with her son in the Bronx. Police say it happened at 5:20 p.m. on May 4 on Grand Concourse and Anthony Avenues. Police say the woman was walking with her 4-year-old son when a man ran up behind her and pulled her hair, dragging her to the ground. Her son went down with her. The suspect then stole her $6,500 chain from around her neck. He ran off and got away on a green scooter. Both mother and son are OK. Anyone with any information is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). You can also submit a tip via their website or via DM on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are kept confidential.  

MTA bus involved in fatal hit-and-run in Staten Island

An MTA bus fatally struck a man in Staten Island early Friday and drove off, officials said. The man, believed to be in his 50s, was found just before 4:30 a.m. unconscious at the intersection of Forest Hill Road and Platinum Avenue, a block away from the MTA Yukon Bus Depot, cops said. The man, whose injuries appeared to be from a vehicle strike, died at the scene, according to police. A police spokeswoman said the vehicle did not stop and officials could not confirm an MTA bus was involved. A transit agency source later told The Post that the vehicle was an MTA bus. A spokesman for the MTA confirmed that a bus on the SIM10 line had struck a person at the same location and time but did not answer questions about it leaving the scene. “This was a tragic incident in which we are fully cooperating with the NYPD Collision Investigation Squad,” Frank Annicaro, acting president of MTA Bus Company, told the Post in a statement. Sources said the MTA provided police with front-facing cameras from the bus involved in the crash.

The Gen Z Neighborhoods Some Are Calling the Next Brooklyn

Dubbed “the next Brooklyn,” parts of Hudson County, New Jersey—including Jersey City, Hoboken, Weehawken and West New York—are hotter than ever, and worth a closer look. For many Gen Zs and millennials priced out of NYC's intense real estate market, an emerging trend is to rent or buy in these towns, an area known as NJ’s “Gold Coast” (which refers to how they hug the Hudson River parallel to Manhattan from the Financial District up to the Upper West Side).

Man stabbed to death after dispute at Queens gas station

NEW YORK - Police say a man was stabbed to death overnight at a gas station in Queens. It happened just before midnight at a Mobile station on the Horace Harding Expressway. Police said a 58-year-old man was stabbed in the chest following some kind of dispute. The suspects are described as two men in their 20s who fled on foot. Police took a 26-year-old man into custody, who they are calling a person of interest.Anyone with information about the stabbing asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). You can also submit a tip via their website or via DM on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are kept confidential.  

Port Authority Will Regulate Airport Food and Drink Prices After Travelers Report $27 Beers

The Port Authority is regulating the pricing standards at three New York City airports after reports of airport restaurants charging $27 for a pint of beer. A tweet from last summer exposing a pricey beer at LaGuardia Airport resulted in new Port Authority policies on pricing at not only LaGuardia but also at John F. Kennedy Airport and Newark Airport, reports

NYC correction officer jumps to death from Verrazzano Bridge: sources

A city correction officer jumped to his death from the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge Friday morning, according to officials.  Edward Roman, 38, was observed parking his car mid-span on the Brooklyn-bound side of the bridge and jumping into the water just after 6:30 a.m., cops and corrections officials said. NYPD divers were deployed and the victim was ultimately recovered by the US Coast Guard, cops said.  EMS responded to the Coast Guard base on Search Lane in Staten Island and rushed the man to Staten Island University Hospital North with life-threatening injuries, police said.  He was pronounced dead about an hour later.  “Edward Roman served this city and...

Man fatally shot near Bronx park Sunday

A 27-year-old man was killed and a woman was wounded during a shooting near a Bronx park Sunday evening, cops said. A gunman riding on an electric bike fatally shot Gabriel Ramirez Gomez, of Melrose, in the chest near Bill Rainey Park at Rogers Place and Dawson Street just before 7:45 p.m., according to police. The second victim, a 43-year-old woman, suffered a graze wound to her right leg. Emergency service workers rushed both victims to Lincoln Medical Center. Ramirez Gomez was pronounced dead upon arrival, while the woman was listed in stable condition. The gunman fled on a red electric bike after opening fire on the pair. He was on the loose Sunday night.

Ben Simmons was petty on Twitter after 76ers got eliminated

Ben Simmons took a victory lap (if you can call it that) after his former team got eliminated from the playoffs on Thursday. The Brooklyn Nets star Simmons decided to be petty on Twitter, “liking” a couple of tweets dissing the Philadelphia 76ers and James Harden, whom Simmons was traded for in February. Simmons “liked” one tweet calling Harden “washed” and “out of shape” and another tweet from Skip Bayless criticizing Harden and saying that Simmons would eventually make their trade look foolish for the 76ers.

Massive Temperature Drop Coming To New York

It looks like this brief shot of Summer-like weather will be going away early next week as we are expecting to see a major drop in our high temperatures across the state. It has been amazing to bask in the sunshine and 80s temperature this week. It was a mini-summer vacation from all the cold and rainy weather we had in the month of April and the beginning of May.