New York Post
Missing sailors rescued after searchers spot their ‘SOS’ sign in sand
Tue, 04 Aug 2020 03:52:30 -0400
These three castaways made it off the island. A trio of lost sailors were rescued after three days on a small Pacific island Sunday when airborne search crews spotted their “SOS” sign in the sand. The men were found on Pikelot Island — an uninhabited Micronesia archipelago that is 118 miles away from their intended...
Portland man, 18, charged with assaulting US Marshal during courthouse protest
Tue, 04 Aug 2020 03:06:05 -0400
An 18-year-old man in Portland has been charged with assaulting a federal officer with a dangerous weapon and willfully damaging government property after his explosive device allegedly blasted both of a deputy U.S. Marshal’s legs, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Oregon. Isaiah Jason Maza, Jr., removed plywood sheeting attached to the front of...
‘Drop the knife!’ Portland protester stabbed outside federal courthouse, cops say
Tue, 04 Aug 2020 02:35:28 -0400
A Portland protester was stabbed Monday night during a fight with a woman who took footage inside a city park that housed demonstrators for months, according to police and social media footage. The confrontation went down about 6:20 p.m. inside the Lownsdale Square park across from Portland’s Mark O. Hatfield federal courthouse, cops said. After...
Long Island goose rescued after being found strapped with explosives
Tue, 04 Aug 2020 01:37:43 -0400
Authorities were goosed to find a bird strapped with explosives in a Long Island park last week, the apparent product of someone intending to harm the animal, according to local animal rights groups. The Canada goose was found on Friday at Silver Lake Park in Baldwin, Long Island, with a high powered firecracker duct-taped to...
Yankees confident James Paxton is healthy despite struggles
Tue, 04 Aug 2020 01:37:06 -0400
James Paxton had lower back surgery in early February and two rough outings since the season got underway. Following Sunday night’s game against the Red Sox in which the lefty gave up five runs (three earned) and seven hits in three innings, Paxton said he was “concerned’’ about a dip in velocity. Aaron Boone said...
Video shows police responding to large party at Los Angeles mansion
Tue, 04 Aug 2020 01:31:32 -0400
Police responded to a large party at a Los Angeles mansion on Monday night as the city’s clubs and bars remain on lockdown, according to local reports. Chopper footage from the local CBS station showed dozens of guests, who are not wearing masks, dancing poolside in close quarters — against the state’s social distancing guidelines....
Two shot at Bronx vigil, a block away from scene of fatal shooting last week
Tue, 04 Aug 2020 01:25:32 -0400
A man and a woman were shot Monday night at a Bronx candlelight vigil for a family member, cops said. Bullets started flying at the event at the Soundview Houses on Seward Avenue near Croes Place at about 10:00 p.m., police said. Both the woman, 29, and 33-year-old man were struck in the leg, cops...
Yankees’ wait for peak Gerrit Cole is tantalizing
Tue, 04 Aug 2020 00:50:43 -0400
If only Monday night’s thunderstorm in The Bronx possessed a little more oomph, Gerrit Cole could have doubled his career complete-games total from two to four in the span of three starts as a Yankee. Alas, this shower showed off as much power as the standard 2020 Yankees opponent: Not much. Hence the Yankees’ $301.3...
Jared Hughes saves Mets from another bullpen debacle
Tue, 04 Aug 2020 00:45:44 -0400
ATLANTA — Jared Hughes came sprinting from the bullpen before the bottom of the eighth inning and then took the shorter route, from the Mets dugout, for the ninth. The two-inning stint for the reliever in his Mets debut lacked drama, which was the best result he could have hoped forMonday. “This guy is a...
Judge orders New York State to count previously invalidated mail-in ballots
Tue, 04 Aug 2020 00:40:20 -0400
A federal judge ordered election officials to count thousands of mail-in ballots throughout New York State that were declared invalid for not having a post-mark or arriving at offices shortly after the June 23 primary. In granting the preliminary injunction Monday, Manhattan Judge Analisa Torres said the plaintiffs who brought the suit — including congressional...

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