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(by Stephanie Pagones for The New York Post 55 minutes ago)
An elderly woman suffered a fractured skull and is now in a coma thanks to a red-light-running cyclist who slammed into her in Midtown, police and sources said Thursday. The 67-year-old was using the crosswalk to traverse West 57th Street near 6th Avenue around 1:40 p.m. Wednesday when the bicyclist crashed into her as he...
(by ALEXANDER BURNS and JONATHAN MARTIN for The New York Times an hour ago)
A logo for Mr. Biden’s 2020 presidential run, left, and a campaign button from 2008.
(by KAREN ZRAICK for The New York Times an hour ago)
A Sweetgreen location in Manhattan in 2014. The company has been at the forefront of cashless transactions.
(by RUKMINI CALLIMACHI and ERIC SCHMITT for The New York Times an hour ago)
A funeral in Negombo, Sri Lanka, on Tuesday for victims of the Easter Sunday bombings, an attack that the Islamic State claimed responsibility for.
(by Tina Moore, Amanda Woods for The New York Post an hour ago)
A girl who was sexually abused by a subway straphanger at the age of 11 is finally getting justice more than a decade later — now that her abuser was nabbed on a DNA hit this week following an arrest for perving out on another female commuter, police sources said. Back in December 2008, Javier...
(by JEFFREY GETTLEMAN, DHARISHA BASTIANS and MUJIB MASHAL for The New York Times 2 hours ago)
Fearing retaliatory violence after ISIS claimed responsibility for bombings on Sunday, Muslims from Negombo, Sri Lanka, left on Wednesday for a safer location.
(by Allison Griffin, Stephanie Pagones for The New York Post 4 hours ago)
Police busted a Brooklyn ex-con, accused of raping his elderly neighbor, with the help of two unlikely sources — the victim’s Life Alert necklace and the suspect’s own father. Selwyn Worrell, 24, was arrested Wednesday afternoon for tying up his 88-year-old neighbor and raping her in the basement of her East New York home, cops...
(by SEAN PICCOLI for The New York Times 4 hours ago)
On Wednesday, Detective Joseph E. Franco, who works in southern Manhattan, was charged with 16 criminal counts, including perjury and official misconduct.
(by VIVIAN WANG for The New York Times 10 hours ago)
“It was always about protecting from the accidents, the suicides, preventing kids from getting guns,” said Assemblywoman Amy Paulin, who has sponsored a bill that would require gun owners with a child in the house to lock up weapons.
(by Sam Knight for The New Yorker 1 day, 2 hours ago)
Sam Knight writes about the teen-age climate activist Greta Thunberg, her visit to Parliament, and her response to the fire at Notre-Dame.
(by Robin Wright for The New Yorker 1 day, 19 hours ago)
Robin Wright on the Easter terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka and the ongoing danger from extremist movements like ISIS, Al Qaeda, and their offshoots.
(by Masha Gessen for The New Yorker 2 days, 2 hours ago)
Masha Gessen writes about the dread among the L.G.B.T. community as its members await Supreme Court decisions that would protect from discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity.
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