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    Steve Bannon claims scientists in the Wuhan lab eyed as a potential source for COVID-19 have “defected” and are working with US intelligence agencies. President Trump’s former chief strategist, a virulent China opponent, told the Daily Mail — while providing no evidence — that researchers from the Wuhan Institute of Virology are cooperating with the West to build a case that the bug spread from a lab leak. “They are not talking to the media yet, but there are people...
    The city comptroller’s job is to watch the budget, spot waste and protect taxpayer dollars. Alas, Scott Stringer is more interested in adding costs and bloating the bottom line — all to promote his own political ambition. Even as the pandemic ravages city revenues, New York’s supposed fiscal watchdog is pushing plans to boost hiring and outlays, though he’s careful not to mention costs or where funds would come from. In an op-ed last week, he calls for the creation...
    Pot, meet kettle: Randi Weingarten, the head of the American Federation of Teachers, says police unions need to stop protecting their misbehaving members. Yes, that Randi Weingarten, who as local United Federation of Teachers chief butted heads with Mayor Michael Bloomberg over his refusal to place ineffective and dangerous teachers back into classrooms. The union contract she championed wouldn’t let him fire them. But in an interview with the Chief-Leader, a union-backed news service, Weingarten argued in favor of changing...
    A heroic New York City emergency room doctor was driven to suicide in the depths of the coronavirus crisis, her family says — and the relentless strain of modern medicine, which rewards perfection and disdains weakness, is to blame. “If the culture had been different, that thought would have never even occurred to her, which is why I need to change the culture,” Jennifer Feist said of her sister, Dr. Lorna Breen. “We need to change it. Like, as of...
    Saturday At Kentucky Speedway Sparta, Ky. Lap length: 1.50 miles (Start position in parentheses) 1. (8) Sheldon Creed, Chevrolet, 71 laps, 58 points. 2. (6) Ben Rhodes, Ford, 71, 34. 3. (14) Matt Crafton, Ford, 71, 42. 4. (11) Johnny Sauter, Ford, 71, 30. 5. (5) Austin Hill, Toyota, 71, 40. 6. (4) Christian Eckes, Toyota, 71, 43. 7. (2) Zane Smith, Chevrolet, 71, 44. 8. (17) Derek Kraus, Toyota, 71, 25. 9. (21) Tanner Gray, Ford, 71, 30. 10....
    Wild video has emerged of a bizarre stabbing on a Queens subway in which two men were attacked by a knife-wielding stranger, police said. The partially caught on video brawl began on the 7 train when the suspect, Patrick Chambers, 46, shouted at two elderly men sitting across from him, “Why aren’t you home with your kids?” police said. Chambers then pulled a blade, allegedly slashing and stabbing the men, who are both in their 70s. The mayhem erupted about...
    JADA Pinkett Smith has been accused of destroying August Alsina, despite her claims that she was attempting to help him during a difficult time. A week after August dropped the bombshell revelation that he had been in love with the 48-year-old actress and that her husband Will Smith had given the pair permission, Jada confirmed the romantic relationship but insisted that it took place during a break from her marriage to 51-year-old Will. 12 Jada has been accused of destroying...
    A boozy breakthrough for handling pandemic stress is finally here: Jello shot Jenga. Let’s all play! Custom woodworker Brian Calteaux invented the variation on the Hasbro classic — and his handmade “Little Tipsy Shot Tower” is played the same way: Each player takes a block from a 54-block tower, then places the block on the top of the tower, as the construct gets shakier and shakier. Calteaux’s 27-inch-tall contraption includes what he describes as 54 natural, sanded 7.5-inch blocks, with 15...
    A former USA Gymnastics coach has been arrested for multiple counts of lewdness with a minor, according to Las Vegas police. Terry Gray, 52, was arrested Friday by sex crimes detectives, according to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department. Gray coached in Las Vegas from 2009 to 2015 and was suspended by USA Gymnastics in 2019, the department said. He coached on the women’s national team and at gyms in Southern California and Ohio, according to the Orange County Register. ...
    More Americans are dying from coronavirus nationwide as the pandemic rages in the southern and western parts of the country, statistics show. More than 134,600 people in the US have now died of COVID-19, a figure that’s increased over the last two weeks — with 27 states, including Florida, Texas, California and Arizona, seeing a rise in fatalities. There were 802 deaths in the country on Friday alone, according to a report. In New York, however, the pandemic remained under...
    If ESPN maven Jalen Rose ran the Knicks, his top two choices for head coach is one guy the team is not considering and one who figures as a long shot. Mark Jackson and Jason Kidd. “Two of the greatest minds to ever play basketball deserve another chance,’’ Rose told The Post. Jackson, a former Warriors coach, is not among the Knicks’ 11 candidates after he lost out to David Fizdale for the job in 2018. Kidd — the Lakers...
    Even as coronavirus (COVID-19) cases surge within the state, it seems many Florida residents aren’t taking health and safety protocols seriously. Just ask Kevan Smith. The Rays catcher shared his experience with reporters Saturday as Tampa Bay and other MLB teams continue to prepare for a shortened 2020 season. Smith, a Pittsburgh native, said Pennsylvania and Florida are essentially two different worlds when it comes to wearing masks to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. MORE: A complete list of...
    As Michael Flynn’s three-year legal drama nears its end, some of President Trump’s allies are hyping a new job for the ousted national security adviser: campaign surrogate. “He’s the perfect example of deep-state victimization,” former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich told Politico. “Great surrogate — lots of people would come to see him.” Flynn, a former three-star general who headed the Defense Intelligence Agency during the Obama administration, was one of Trump’s most vociferous boosters ahead of the 2016...
    Naya Rivera’s mother broke down on the banks of Lake Piru Saturday, kneeling and throwing her arms wide, with her son Mychal at her side. They gazed out at the waters where the “Glee” actress went missing on Wednesday. The mother and son later donned life vests and boarded a boat to help with the search for the body, TMZ reported. Cops continued to scour the water for Rivera, who vanished after a boating mishap on a California lake with her young...
    President Trump is covering up. The president, who has resisted calls to wear a face covering in public throughout the coronavirus epidemic, appeared for the first time with one before the White House press corps. It was navy blue bearing the presidential seal in gold. The occasion was a visit to Walter Reed Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., where he met with wounded troops and medical staff on Saturday. “I love masks in the appropriate locations,” Trump told reporters as...
    Catching some z’s at Marymount Manhattan College isn’t looked upon kindly — no matter who you are. Students at the pricey Upper East Side school are demanding the dismissal of Patricia Simon, a theater arts associate professor who they accuse of falling asleep at an anti-racism virtual town hall last month. A petition with more than 1,800 signatures claims Simon, who has been affiliated with the college for nearly 30 years, failed to “align with the anti-racist views and actions”...
    The Republican Party has edged out the Democrats in the race to sign up new voters — and coronavirus lockdowns are to blame, a new report says. New registrations cratered in the last three months, says TargetSmart, a Democratic data firm. In May of this year, 194,596 new voters were registered nationwide, according to TargetSmart’s report. That’s just 13 percent of the 1,490,631 who registered in May 2016. In at least five battleground states, Democrats appear to have borne the...
    50 Cent has shared private messages sent between himself and Will Smith in which Will curses out the rapper for making derogatory remarks towards Jada Pinkett Smith. 50, real name Curtis Jackson, shared the screengrabs on his Instagram, along with the caption: Damn its like that. What I do? 9 WIll and 50 pictured together in 2003Credit: Getty Images In the messages, sent privately over Instagram, 50 contacted the actor in the hours after he appeared on Jadas Red Table...
    Johnny Depp was so jealous of ex-wife Amber Heard she feared an outburst if she had to do a nude scene in a movie, according to documents in Depp’s explosive London libel case against the Sun. The “Pirates of the Caribbean” star told the judge in the case that he was “uncomfortable with the idea of her doing nudity,” the Guardian reported Saturday, and  told her “she didn’t have to be naked in films.” Heard’s lawyers said she went so...
    A Brooklyn high school graduate charges the principal of his former school engaged in a “cover-up” of a shooting outside the building in late 2018, The Post has learned. Dejaun Wright, 19, who graduated from Cobble Hill HS in June last year after serving as student body president, filed a complaint saying Principal Anna Maria Mule failed to inform parents of the gunfire at dismissal on Nov. 29, 2018 — and then barred him from offering emotional support to traumatized...
    Fox News executives condemned horrific secret online posts by Tucker Carlsons top writer Where do Rudy Gobert, Donovan Mitchell rank among most prolific lob duos? Will Smith slams 50 Cent for Jada Pinkett Smith jab As Jada Pinkett Smith and Will Smiths explosive Red Table Talk episode was breaking Facebooks 24-hour viewing record late on Friday, July 10, 50 Cent took advantage of the opportunity to mock Will. © Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images Jada Pinkett Smith Will Smith On...
    Beware beachgoers: social-distancing violators might be the least of your problems. At least three great white sharks lurk in local waters, with another monster moving our way, and a possible fifth maneater — the venerable Mary Lee, all 16 feet and 3,456 pounds of her — likely hanging around her old chomping grounds on the Jersey shore. The most recent apex predators to take up residence in New York/New Jersey waters, according to the Ocearch online shark tracker, are Caroline...
    Just a few months before beloved former WWE wrestler Ashley Massaro took her own life in May 2019 at 39, she starred in a music video for a song about suicide prevention. The tragic tune is now being released after the artists received the green light from her family. “When the Massaro family gave us their blessing, it was time,” Brian Orlando, the morning show host and assistant program director at Long Island radio station 94.3 the Shark, where Massaro...
    A decorated Green Beret who served a dozen combat tours, including six in Afghanistan, committed suicide last week in front of his wife, becoming the 30th member of his elite battalion to kill himself, according to reports. Master Sgt. Andrew Christian Marckesano, 34, was known as “Captain America” to his fellow soldiers in the 82nd Airborne regiment. He earned a Silver Star for bravery, and had recently moved to Washington, D.C., to begin a new job at the Pentagon. But...
    NBA stars haven’t yet played a game in the relaunched season but they’re already bawlin’ — about the food at Disney World. Los Angeles Lakers guard J.R. Smith, 34, went on Instagram Live to show holding up a plastic bowl with instant macaroni and cheese, griping, “you want us to eat this s***?” “I’m just saying bro. You want a Ferrari to run like a Ferrari because you paid for it as a Ferrari, but you keep gassing it up...