Influencers have been swarming the gritty stairway from DC blockbuster “Joker” — but back in the day, even locals did their best to avoid the seedy Bronx steps, according to one of its most famous natives. “When I was growing up, everyone would tell us to stay away from...
The cop shot in his bulletproof vest during a violent confrontation with an armed, naked man inside a Harlem apartment building early Wednesday was released from the hospital just hours after the chaotic incident. Less than six hours after the gunfight unfolded, the seven-year veteran officer, 34, was wheeled...
A top Manhattan hospital will provide free confidential counseling and medication to police officers in the wake of the NYPD’s suicide epidemic, the city’s top cop announced Wednesday. The “Finest Care” program at NewYork-Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center will cost the city $1 million for the first 18 months,...
A New Jersey school district just outside Philadelphia plans to ban students from extracurricular activities — including prom — for failing to pay their lunch bill, according to reports. The controversial new policy, unanimously approved by the Cherry Hill school board last week, allows the student to receive a...
A 20-year-old West Point cadet who went missing with a rifle last week has been found dead on the military academy’s grounds, officials said Wednesday. The body of Kade Kurita, of Gardena, California, was discovered shortly before 10 p.m. Tuesday after local, state and federal authorities conducted an extensive...
A police officer was shot and an armed suspect was injured during a shooting early Wednesday morning inside a Harlem apartment building, cops said. The officer was struck by gunfire in the building at Frederick Douglass Boulevard and West 148th Street at about 2 a.m., according to police. It was...
Mayor de Blasio continued his refusal to utter the name of charter-school operator Success Academy — just hours after he walked past its demonstrators who claim he’s ignoring them. The verbal sidestep came Monday night when de Blasio discussed with NY1’s Errol Louis his fight with Success over space...
Public Advocate Jumaane Williams cracked the door open to a possible mayoral bid Tuesday during an hour-long debate as he campaigns for reelection — but said he would only consider it down the road. “I’m not running for mayor in 2021 and I actually have no plans to do...
The West Point cadet who vanished from the military campus with a rifle last week has been identified as 20-year-old Kade Kurita, the school said Tuesday. Kurita was identified by the military academy in a statement Tuesday as searches for him continued. “There has been no cell phone or financial...
City parents are in a last-minute frenzy trying to help their kids finish this year’s murky, glitch-prone process of applying for the specialized high school entrance exam. With the crucial exam set to be administered this weekend, some parents are only finding out their kids’ testing details this week. “What...