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Muslim MTA subway worker forced to shave beard: lawsuit

Bernard Wilkerson, who started at the MTA in 2001 as a conductor before moving to construction work in 2004, was handed shaving cream and a razor and told to go shear his face in the bathroom, he charges in court papers....

Muslim MTA subway worker forced to shave beard: lawsuit

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McDonald's in Florida discriminated against Jewish man, wanted him to shave his beard, lawsuit says “Employers should never force applicants to choose between their sincerely held religious beliefs, which can be reasonably accommodated, and earning a living,” said EEOC attorney Robert Weisberg....
15:51, 2019-07-19

A's Pitcher Mike Fiers Was Dared To Shave His Beard Into A G-Shape Mike Fiers pitched 1.2 innings for the Athletics in their 8-6 win over the Rangers on Saturday. He struck out one batter, walked another, and gave up three earned runs. Also of note: he shaved his facial hair into a G-shape before the game....
21:17, 2019-09-15

Muslim Men Beaten Up In Assam's Barpeta, Forced To Chant "Jai Shri Ram" Complaints were filed against a little-known right-wing organisation on Thursday for allegedly assaulting a group of Muslim men in Assam and forcing them to utter slogans "Jai Shri Ram" and "Pakistan......
01:00, 2019-06-21

Poor communication helped lead to crushed city subway worker: NTSB City transit officials failed to properly protect a subway worker when he was crushed to death by an oncoming train in 2016, according to the National Transportation Safety Board. Louis Gray, 53, and a fellow New York City Transit employee had been dispatched to the tracks of the F train line in Bro...
07:17, 2019-07-04

MTA worker jumps onto live subway track, stops train from hitting woman MTA worker Anthony Mannino went from signal maintainer to hero on Wednesday — jumping onto a live track to stop a train from hitting a woman in Brooklyn, sources said. Mannino was on a job near the Newkirk Plaza Q station around 10:30 a.m. when he saw straphangers yelling about a person being ...
08:00, 2019-08-08

Terrorist watchlist ruled unconstitutional after lawsuit by Muslim US citizens; next steps remain unclear A group of nearly two dozen Muslim U.S. citizens won a major victory in federal court on Wednesday in their suit against the FBI and other federal agencies over their use of the terror watchlist, even as it remained unclear what exactly the consequences of the ruling would be....
23:00, 2019-09-05

School forced black student to ‘Sharpie in’ his haircut: lawsuit Another black student has been humiliated by school faculty over hair. Pearland Independent School District in Texas is being hit with a lawsuit by parents Dante Trice and Angela Washington, who say faculty at Berry Miller Junior High School disciplined their son, J.T., by using a black Sharpie mark...
20:17, 2019-08-20

Sex-toy company alleges 'sexism' and 'censorship' in lawsuit over blocked NYC subway ads A startup company that manufactures sex toys for women filed a lawsuit Tuesday against the operator of New York City's subway system, accusing the state-run Metropolitan Transportation Authority of sexism and illegal censorship for refusing to run its ads since November....
10:00, 2019-06-19

Airbnb snafu forced lawyer to sleep on Manhattan park bench: lawsuit New Jersey lawyer Joseph Rakofsky had Airbnb find him a last-minute accommodation through the app, but they wouldn’t cover the difference in cost, the suit claims....
01:17, 2019-10-10

Whole Foods worker fired over trauma of black-widow spider bite: lawsuit This firing really bites. A Whole Foods staffer from New Jersey was bitten by a black-widow spider at work — and then fired because he was too terrified to return to his section, according to a lawsuit. Richard Highsmith says the highly venomous spider bit his arm after it crawled out of a produce c...
00:51, 2019-08-19

The Secret To The Success Of Bastion, Pyre, And Hades: No Forced Crunch, Yes Forced Vacations It’s been ten years since Supergiant Games opened its doors. The team put all of their hopes into the studio’s debut game, Bastion, an action-RPG with a narrator. It succeeded with flying colors. Since then, the studio has released Transistor, Pyre, and Hades, every single one receiving critical acc...
06:34, 2019-09-14

Subway driver recounts his run-in with the ‘subway saboteur’ An MTA subway driver described the heart-stopping moment an e-brake-happy, serial saboteur struck and brought his train to a grinding halt. “I was in between stations and I was operating the train, going at a good speed, all of a sudden the train just completely stops,” the driver told The Post in a...
22:51, 2019-05-23

How risky is it to shave down there? Summer means sunshine, bare arms, swimsuits and bikinis — and razoring off that pesky pubic hair so it's nowhere to be seen. No one should tell you whether to prune or not, but there are a few risks to keep in mind....
22:51, 2019-06-27

How to Shave With a Manual Razor We all miss one or two life lessons. Lifehacker reader lllcoco never learned to shave with a manual razor. So we’ve made a step-by-step video guide, for lllcoco and for everyone else who’s been relying on electric shavers only....
23:51, 2019-10-04

Gillette ad features transgender man's first shave In its latest advertisement featuring a social message, Procter & Gamble's Gillette brand features a father teaching his transgender son how to shave.        ...
04:17, 2019-05-29

How to shave your tax bill — and your Medicare costs in retirement A flush 401(k) is just one thing you'll need to cover your retirement costs. Sock some money into Roth accounts and your taxable accounts to help trim taxes in the future....
21:51, 2019-07-24

Gillette ad features transgender boy's first shave In its latest advertisement featuring a social message, Procter & Gamble's Gillette brand features transgender boy learning to shave from his father.        ...
20:17, 2019-05-28

Gillette ad shows man teaching transgender son how to shave A new Gillette ad released last week Thursday features a transgender man shaving for the first time. Samson Bonkeabantu Brown, a Toronto-based artist, shares the personal on-camera experience with his father, who coaches him through the significant life moment. “Now, don’t be scared,R...
00:17, 2019-05-28

3Q: Scientists shave estimate of neutrino’s mass in half An international team of scientists, including researchers at MIT, has come closer to pinning down the mass of the elusive neutrino. These ghost-like particles permeate the universe and yet are thought to be nearly massless, streaming by the millions through our bodies while leaving barely any physi...
07:00, 2019-09-17

New Gillette ad shows father helping transgender son to shave Samson Bonkeabantu Brown says he was honored to star in ad‘My father encouraged me to live authentically as my best self’A transgender man learning to shave is featured in a new ad by razor company Gillette. The ad, posted to Gillette’s Facebook page, features Toronto-based artist Samson Bonkeabantu...
09:51, 2019-05-29

Ask Brad Live: 'Were you driven by money?', 'Do you use beard oil?' "A live audience in Harrogate get the opportunity to ask Bradley Wiggins questions in the final show of the year. Subscribe to The Bradley Wiggins Show podcast!"...
17:34, 2019-09-30

In A First, US Air Force Allows Sikh Man To Keep Turban, Beard On Duty A Sikh airman has been allowed by the United States Air Force to serve with a beard, turban and unshorn hair, making him the first active-duty airman to be granted such a religious accommodation....
15:01, 2019-06-07

South Korea politicians in close-shave protest over law minister The deputy speaker of South Korea's parliament joined a growing band of politicians on Wednesday who have shaved their heads in a protest against a new justice minister whose family is being investigated for suspected wrongdoing....
08:51, 2019-09-18

BT's new brilliant fibre broadband deals shave over £100 off the normal price As much as you may not like it, when your internet contract runs out you will have to track down a new broadband deal. Bit of a chore right? Well what if you were rewarded with money for sorting your new internet package, well...kind of.BT has become adept in the art of giving away the perfect freeb...
18:00, 2019-05-31

On Video, BJP Lawmaker Has A Close Shave As Chopper Goes On Dizzying Spin A BJP lawmaker in Rajasthan had a close shave after the helicopter in which he was flying appeared to have lost control. The helicopter carrying Mahant Balak Nath, the lawmaker in Alwar, began......
10:00, 2019-06-30

South Korean opposition shave their heads in protest over justice minister Conservative politicians in South Korea are shaving their heads in protest of the government's newest justice minister after several accusations of academic and financial corruption have been leveled against him and his family. ...
23:17, 2019-09-17

Glencore head of oil Beard retires amid U.S. probes Glencore's long-serving head of oil, Alex Beard, who helped make the firm one of the world's top three oil trading houses, will retire this month, the company said on Monday as it faces mounting U.S. probes into its activities....
11:00, 2019-06-03

My beard grows more strongly on the right side of my face – am I a werewolf? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific and philosophical conceptsWhy does my beard grow more strongly on the right side of my face? A wise person tells me it may indicate a partially lycanthrop...
16:51, 2019-08-13

Harvey Weinstein told Cara Delevingne to 'get a beard' Actor says the former producer advised her she would never make it in Hollywood as a gay womanCara Delevingne has revealed that she was told by Harvey Weinstein to “get a beard” to cover up her sexuality in order to succeed in the film industry. In an interview with Net a Porter, Delevingne said tha...
19:51, 2019-09-16

To fix the problem of deepfakes we must treat the cause, not the symptoms | Matt Beard Once technology is released, it’s like herding cats. Why do we continue to let the tech sector manage its own mess?We haven’t yet seen a clear frontrunner emerge as the Democratic candidate for the 2020 US election. But I’ve been interested in another race – the race to see which buzzword is going t...
06:51, 2019-07-23

Tiger, Brooks and The Beard: The best of an all-too-fast major season DUBLIN , Ireland — With Shane Lowry having captured the British Open Sunday at Royal Portrush and all of Ireland not nearly finished celebrating, this brings an abrupt and jarring close to golf’s 2019 major championship season. So it’s our duty to remind you that 261 days remain until the next major...
08:17, 2019-07-23

I’ve shaved off my beard. I feel like an imposter | Romesh Ranganathan Could this affect my career? What if it never grows back?I noticed recently that my beard was looking a little less “deliberate aesthetic decision” and decidedly more “just released from a Thai prison”, so I accepted it was time to give it a trim before we headed off on holiday.I have a slight issue...
15:51, 2019-08-24

Men beat, shave heads of mother-daughter duo who resists sexual assault as punishment Police arrested two men in the sexual assault of an Indian mother and her daughter whose heads they shaved after they resisted rape Wednesday in northeastern Bihar, India. ...
05:51, 2019-06-29

Sen. John Kennedy: 2020 Dems sounded like 'Castro without the beard' The Democratic presidential candidates praised left-wing policies to the extent they sounded like the late Cuban leader Fidel Castro, according to Sen. John Kennedy, R-La....
07:34, 2019-06-29

Burger King beard ban infringes workers' rights, says Catalonia Rule that male workers should wear ties and female staff ribbons is discriminatory, officials also sayBurger King workers in Barcelona will be able to lay down their razors after Catalan authorities decided the fast food giant’s prohibition on beards, moustaches and stubble violated employees’ const...
18:00, 2019-07-31

Glencore's head of oil, Alex Beard, retires amid U.S. probes Glencore's head of oil, Alex Beard, who helped make the firm one of the world's top three oil trading houses, will retire this month, the company said on Monday in yet another management shake-up amid U.S. probes into its activities....
14:51, 2019-06-03

This $200 heated razor makes me feel like I'm getting a professional hot-towel shave in my own bathroom — here’s why it’s worth the price Almost all men use some form of heat to make shaving easier and reduce irritation. Hot towels, running blades under hot water, and shaving in the shower are some of the most common techniques. Gillette developed a $200 razor that delivers heat directly to your face while you're shaving. It has 5 bla...
15:51, 2019-08-09

Reminisce about Chris Evans' beard with this thrilling trailer for The Red Sea Diving Resort Chris Evans’ Captain America suffered a traumatic loss in Avengers: Endgame when he—spoiler alert—decided to shave his fabulous Infinity War beard. The rest of the movie was fine, but it was hard not to miss his whiskers when he was smashing Thanos with Mjolnir. Luckily, Netflix is here to take us b...
04:00, 2019-07-17

50 years of ZZ Top: Billy Gibbons on touring, new music and beard grooming tips ZZ Top frontman Billy Gibbons chats with USA TODAY about the band's new documentary, co-headlining tour with Cheap Trick and return to the studio.        ...
17:00, 2019-09-27

Meet the sisters-in-law who made Veronica Beard a Meghan Markle favorite Veronica Beard is winning the fashion game — fitting, given that the label’s two designers have twinning names (Veronica Swanson Beard, 40, and Veronica Miele Beard, 47). The dynamic duo — who are also sisters-in-law — have a straightforward mantra of easy-to-style wardrobe staples for the woman-on-...
07:00, 2019-09-05

Good thing he can grow a beard, because Jared Padalecki is the new Walker, Texas Ranger Jared Padalecki counted to infinity… twice. Also, Jared Padalecki can win a game of chess in only one move: a roundhouse kick to the face. Oh, and there’s no chin behind Jared Padalecki’s beard… just another fist. Alright, this is going to take some getting used to, but Deadline is reporting that Ja...
10:17, 2019-09-24

Texas officer who made headlines for his turban and beard killed in traffic stop Sandeep Singh Dhaliwal was one of the first to wear the traditional Sikh articles of faith as part of his uniformA Texas police officer who made headlines for being one of the first to wear traditional articles of faith as part of his uniform was killed during a routine traffic stop on Friday.Sandee...
19:17, 2019-09-28

George Clooney's Bushy Beard Solidifies His Status as Hollywood's Most Handsome Silver Fox Like a fine wine, George Clooney just gets better with age. After being spotted on set of a Nespresso commercial in Spain, the A-lister's facial hair is suddenly grabbing fans'......
08:34, 2019-09-25

Texas deputy who wore Sikh turban and beard on the job killed during traffic stop Deputy Sandeep Singh Dhaliwal, left, was killed Friday in Texas. He is seen here with former Sheriff Adrian Garcia of the Harris County Sheriff’s Office. Harris County Sheriff’s Office) A Texas deputy who drew national headlines when he was allowed to grow a beard and wear a turban on th...
19:17, 2019-09-28

Major Disappointment: These Parents Played Their Baby Classical Music In The Womb And He Was Born With A Long White Beard But Is Still Dumb As Hell All new parents worry about finding ways to give their children every possible advantage in life, but despite the purest of intentions, sometimes things just don’t work out exactly the way you envision: These parents played their baby classical music in the womb, and he was born with a long white be...
17:34, 2019-06-12

Men Pick Up Grandpa's Razor for a Close Shave---Too Close ‘Is it normal for your face to look like a war zone?’ People are ditching cutting-edge technology for old-style double-edge blades to reconnect with the past, cut costs and save the planet, at the risk of a little bloodletting....
02:51, 2019-09-23

Who are the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat? The Ahmadiyya Muslim Community, the world's largest organized Muslim community, is celebrating its annual congress in Germany, where many of its members live. DW presents the self-described liberal Islamic organization....
15:17, 2019-07-07

| The Muslim looking after a Hindu shrine in India Even in the topsy-turvy world of Indian religion, Motibar Rahman stands out as a Muslim looking after a Hindu shrine, as his family has done for centuries-- on the orders of Lord Shiva himself....
13:00, 2019-09-27

Halliburton To Pay $275,000 Muslim Employees For Discrimination Leading American multinational corporation Halliburton will pay USD 275,000 to two of its Muslim employees of Indian and Syrian-origins who were subjected to religious discrimination and accused of......
14:00, 2019-10-09

Beijing Says All Arabic, Muslim Symbols To Be Taken Down Authorities in the Chinese capital have ordered halal restaurants and food stalls to remove Arabic script and symbols associated with Islam from their signs, part of an expanding national effort to......
09:17, 2019-08-01

How Mohamed Salah inspired me to become a Muslim I have gone from hating Islam to becoming a Muslim – and the Liverpool forward is the principal reason for thatMohamed Salah really and honestly inspired me. I’m a Nottingham Forest season-ticket holder, I can be myself but because I made the declaration of faith I’m a Muslim. I’m still me and that’...
18:00, 2019-10-03

India outlaws Muslim instant divorce Indian lawmakers Tuesday outlawed the Muslim practice of "triple talaq" divorce, but some questioned why the law was needed since the country's Supreme Court had already ruled it illegal....
20:34, 2019-07-31

If the El Paso shooter had been Muslim ... | Moustafa Bayoumi Can you imagine what Trump and the media would have said if the shooter had been a Muslim instead of a white male? I canIf the El Paso shooter had been a Muslim, the entire Muslim American community would be blamed for the actions of this one person.If the El Paso shooter had been a Muslim, the pres...
23:00, 2019-08-06

Muslim NJ mayor says he was detained at JFK, questioned about terrorists The mayor of a New Jersey town said he was racially profiled at JFK Airport this August while he and his family were returning to the US from a trip to Turkey, reports said Friday. Mohamed Khairullah, a Muslim and the longtime mayor of Prospect Park, said US Customs and Border Patrol agents pulled h...
09:34, 2019-09-14

A Muslim Marine’s Trauma: I Was Set Up, Arrested and Acquitted While stationed at Quantico, I was arrested for a crime for which I was later acquitted. But the scars of that ordeal stayed with me for years after....
15:51, 2019-09-04

As a Muslim, I can’t cook with alcohol – what can I use instead? | Kitchen aide Halal vinegar, heavily spiced stock, grape juice vinegar ... there are lots of alternatives that fit the billLots of recipes include red wine (for meat, pasta sauce etc) or white wine (chicken, fish, chicken, risotto etc), but as a Muslim, I can’t cook with alcohol. What can I use as a substitute?Ma...
14:34, 2019-05-31

Sri Lanka Muslim gov’t leaders resign over allegations COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lankan Muslim politicians holding top government positions have resigned, saying they want to enable the government to investigate allegations against some of them on links to Islamic extremist militants. Nine Cabinet and junior ministers and two provincial governors re...
15:51, 2019-06-03

How the Roman Theater of Bosra Became a Muslim Citadel The Romans, along with their successors the Byzantines, occupied the Levant for almost 800 years and left many preserved remains. ...
03:00, 2019-09-08

Sri Lanka Muslim gov't leaders resign over allegations Sri Lankan Muslim politicians holding top government positions have resigned, saying they want to enable the government to investigate allegations against some of them on links to Islamic extremist militants....
20:17, 2019-06-03

Interfaith marriages still a rarity in the Muslim world Despite belonging to different religions, a Lebanese couple has tied the knot and shared their elaborate wedding video online. It sends a strong message celebrating their shared "humanist values and mutual respect."...
01:00, 2019-09-12

At least 31 die in stampede at Muslim religious festival in Iraq At least 31 pilgrims have died after a walkway collapsed, causing a stampede at a Shia Muslim religious ritual in the Iraqi city of Karbala, officials have said....
22:00, 2019-09-10

In China, Where ‘Education’ Is Indoctrination and ‘Students’ Are Muslim Detainees Seven days of reporting in the Xinjiang region undermine the government’s claim that it’s winding down its network of detention centers. ‘Graduates’ are still being churned out....
03:00, 2019-08-10

They Tore My Kurta, Told Me To Say "Jai Shri Ram": Muslim Man In Gurgaon Mohammed Barakat Alam, 25, said he was returning from evening prayers when he was set upon by a gang of four to five people who ordered him to chant "jai shri Ram" slogans...
19:00, 2019-05-26

Richard Thompson at 70: on love, loss and being a Muslim in Trump's US The master of British folk music has weathered a second divorce and lives in the US where ‘Trump has ramped up bigotry considerably’. At least ex-wife Linda has forgiven himRichard Thompson is drinking mint tea in a Hampstead coffee shop – he doesn’t touch coffee or alcohol – and between Islam and c...
14:00, 2019-09-30

Muslim pilgrims pray in Mecca as haj winds down without incident Millions of haj pilgrims began heading back to Mecca for final prayers on Tuesday as the world's largest annual gathering of Muslims wound down without incident despite the logistical challenges and escalating regional tensions....
03:51, 2019-08-14

Two Muslim men from Texas allege American Airlines discriminated against them The men say American Airlines discriminated against them Saturday for appearing Muslim and Middle Eastern during a flight from Birmingham, Alabama, that was headed to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport....
05:00, 2019-09-21

Israel bans entry to two Muslim US congresswomen over their criticism The decision to bar Representatives Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib is likely to deepen a rift within the Democratic Party over Israel. President Donald Trump advocated for not letting the lawmakers into Israel....
13:34, 2019-08-16

Muslim Brotherhood or el-Sissi rivals: Who is behind Egypt's protests? Egyptian President Abdel-Fatteh el-Sissi has suggested Islamists are behind rare recent anti-government protests. But is that just a deflection from the underlying factors fueling unrest in the country?...
00:00, 2019-09-27

Under Modi, the Hindu-Muslim divide worsens in India NAYABANS, India — Muslims in Nayabans, an unremarkable village in northern India, say they remember a time when their children played with Hindu youths and people from either faith chatted when they frequented each other’s shops and went to festivals together. Such interactions no longer happe...
19:34, 2019-05-21

"Deplorable": BJP's Gautam Gambhir On Attack On Muslim Man In Gurgaon The BJP's Gautam Gambhir has come out strongly against the attack on a man in Gurgaon by a gang that knocked off his skull cap and demanded that he chant "Jai Shri Ram"....
07:51, 2019-05-27

N Carolina man pleads guilty to killing 3 Muslim students DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — The North Carolina man charged with killing three much-admired Muslim university students has pleaded guilty four years after the slayings. Craig Hicks pleaded guilty to three counts of murder on Wednesday in a Durham courtroom filled with dozens of the victims’ family and ...
15:51, 2019-06-12

France: Muslim women in Grenoble defy burkini ban Muslim women have pushed back against a ban on burkinis at a public pool, provoking a firm response from the far right. National Rally leader Marine Le Pen said the all-encompassing swimsuit has "no place in France."...
22:51, 2019-06-27

Man Is Charged in Twitter Threat to Lynch Muslim Lawyer A warrant has been issued for the arrest of Joseph Cecil Vandevere, 52. He is accused of threatening a man who is now running for office in Virginia....
07:34, 2019-07-02

"No Muslim Nation With Pakistan": Union Minister On Jammu And Kashmir With Pakistan trying to garner international support against India after the Centre scrapped Jammu and Kashmir's special status, the BJP asserted on Tuesday that no major Muslim country is with......
02:34, 2019-10-02

Muslim hajj pilgrims ascend Mount Arafat for day of worship More than 2 million Muslims are gathered at the sacred hill of Mount Arafat in Saudi Arabia for an intense day of worship and reflection on what’s considered the climax of the Islamic hajj pilgrimage...
14:17, 2019-08-10

Muslim woman sues Louisville over jail photo taken without her hijab Clara Ruplinger says in her lawsuit that "removing her headscarf in the presence of men with no familial relation violated her religious beliefs."        ...
04:17, 2019-08-01

Muslim pilgrims converge on Jamarat for ritual stoning of the devil Muslims from around the world hurled pebbles at a giant wall in a symbolic stoning of the devil on Sunday, the start of the riskiest part of the annual haj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia, where hundreds died in a crush four years ago....
19:00, 2019-08-11

Xinjiang's Uyghurs didn't choose to be Muslim, new Chinese report says China has delved back centuries in an attempt to justify its alleged mass detention of up to two million Uyghurs and other minorities in the far-western region of Xinjiang....
16:01, 2019-07-22

J&K India's Integral Part, Integration Will Benefit All: Top Muslim Body Top Muslim body Jamiat Ulama-i-Hind today passed a resolution stating that Kashmir is an "integral part" of India and said that the welfare of the people in the valley lies in their full integration......
16:17, 2019-09-12

Aligarh Muslim University Student Arrested Over PM Poster On Facebook An Aligarh Muslim University student was arrested after his Facebook page showed an objectionable poster on Prime Minister Narendra Modi carried recently by anti-India protesters in London, police......
21:51, 2019-08-22

Gautam Gambhir Reacted On Muslim Man's Attack In "Innocence": BJP Leader Newly-elected BJP lawmaker Gautam Gambhir's tweet condemning the alleged attack on a Muslim man in Gurgaon appears to have not gone down well with a section of his partycolleagues....
08:51, 2019-05-28

All 9 of Sri Lanka’s Muslim Ministers Resign, as Bombing Backlash Intensifies The resignations were in response to a hunger strike by a Buddhist monk who said he would fast until he died unless one of the ministers, as well as two Muslim governors, were removed from office....
00:51, 2019-06-04

US Man Gets Life In Jail For Killing Muslim Couple, Relative In 2015 A North Carolina man was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole after pleading guilty on Wednesday to the murders of three young Muslims in a 2015 case that drew the......
06:17, 2019-06-13

China Said It Closed Muslim Detention Camps. There’s Reason to Doubt That. Seven days of reporting in the Xinjiang region undermine the government’s claim that it’s winding down its network of indoctrination centers. ‘Graduates’ are still being churned out....
10:34, 2019-08-10

Muslim hajj pilgrims perform 'stoning of the devil' ceremony On the first day of the Muslim Eid al-Adha festival, more than 2 million pilgrims attended the symbolic ritual of stoning the devil near the Saudi holy city of Mecca....
20:34, 2019-08-11

US Imposes Visa Restrictions On Chinese Officials Over Muslim Treatment The United States has imposed visa restrictions on Chinese government and Communist Party officials it believes responsible for the detention or abuse of Muslim minorities in Xinjiang province, the......
06:00, 2019-10-09

| Drop 'virgin' from Muslim marriage certificates - Bangladesh court The word "virgin" must be removed from Muslim marriage certificates in Bangladesh, the country's top court has said, a landmark verdict after campaigners challenged the "humiliating and discriminatory" term....
14:34, 2019-08-27

Muslim, Jewish leaders team up in 'exemplary' European initiative Imams and rabbis from across Europe are attending a summit in Italy organized by the Muslim Jewish Leadership Council. Anti-Semitism, Islamophobia and right-wing populism are all topics they'd like to address better....
20:51, 2019-09-15

U.S. imposes visa restrictions on Chinese officials over Muslim treatment The United States has imposed visa restrictions on Chinese government and Communist Party officials it believes responsible for the detention or abuse of Muslim minorities in Xinjiang province, the U.S. State Department said on Tuesday....
01:00, 2019-10-09

Stampede kills 31 Muslim pilgrims at Ashoura procession in Iraq Panic erupted at a Muslim shrine south of Baghdad Tuesday when part of a walkway collapsed, causing a stampede that killed at least 31 people and injured 100 others....
16:51, 2019-09-11

Muslim pilgrims descend on Mecca for haj, Saudis warn against politics Hundreds of thousands of white-clad pilgrims, many gripping umbrellas to ward off Saudi Arabia's blistering summer sun, descended on Mecca this week ahead of the annual haj....
20:17, 2019-08-08

London-Educated 27-Year-Old Is BJP's Bet In Muslim-Majority Haryana Seat Twenty-seven-year-old Nauksham Chaudhary - the BJP candidate for the Punhana seat in Haryana's Mewat district - has the kind of profile that is unheard of when it comes to election contenders in......
10:17, 2019-10-11

Muslim detective can pursue $7M discrimination suit against city: judge A Manhattan federal court judge has ruled that a Muslim former member of Mayor de Blasio’s protective detail can continue his lawsuit against the city for failing to promote him, according to documents obtained by The Post. Detective Abdelim “Abe” Azab filed a $7 million suit against the city ...
00:00, 2019-08-17

Boris Johnson claimed Islam put Muslim world 'centuries behind' Anger as 2007 essay lamenting ‘no spread of democracy’ in Islamic world comes to light Boris Johnson has been strongly criticised for arguing Islam has caused the Muslim world to be “literally centuries behind” the west, in an essay unearthed by the Guardian.Writing about the rise of the religion in...
18:51, 2019-07-15

Muslim community shuns women released from prison, says report There is a ‘much more forgiving attitude’ towards Muslim male offenders, say former convictsThe Muslim community in Britain shuns women who have been to prison while forgiving convicted men, “no matter what they’ve done”, according to a report.Female former prisoners told researchers, Muslim experts...
18:51, 2019-07-15

Study: Climate change could pose danger for Muslim pilgrimage For the world’s estimated 1.8 billion Muslims — roughly one-quarter of the world population — making a pilgrimage to Mecca is considered a religious duty that must be performed at least once in a lifetime, if health and finances permit. The ritual, known as the Hajj, includes about five days of acti...
19:17, 2019-08-22

How Muslim model Maria Al-Sadek is shaking up the fashion industry It’s the American Dream for the digital age. Three years ago, Maria Al-Sadek was a college student living in Alabama. Now she’s a rising model, writer, stylist and influencer — working with brands such as Marc Jacobs and ­Armani Beauty — who lives in Brooklyn. She also boasts more than 400,000 follo...
04:34, 2019-06-23

3 accused in plot to attack NY Muslim enclave plead guilty ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Three of four suspects accused of plotting to attack an upstate New York Muslim community have pleaded guilty. Nineteen-year-old Vincent Vetromile pleaded guilty Friday to first-degree attempted criminal possession of a weapon. He faces 7 to 12 years in prison. Twenty-year-old...
20:17, 2019-06-28

Mass grave in Bosnia presumed to hold Muslim war victims SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — The prosecutor’s office in Bosnian says a mass grave has been discovered near the capital of Sarajevo that is presumed to hold the remains of Bosnian Muslims killed during the country’s 1992-95 war. A statement the office issued on Wednesday said the m...
17:51, 2019-06-05

With Ayodhya Case On Last Lap, Muslim Group Says Gift Land To Hindus As the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid case reaches the final stage in the Supreme Court, a group of Muslim intellectuals has called for a negotiated settlement to the case, including the option of......
18:51, 2019-10-10

Western UN envoys condemn China's Muslim 're-education' camps China is reportedly holding up to 1 million Uighurs in internment camps, described as "concentration camps" by rights groups. Diplomats rarely send open letters to the UN Human Rights Council to slam a country's record....
07:00, 2019-07-11

Turkey’s Erdogan calls Saudi king on Muslim holiday: SPA Saudi King Salman received a phone call on Sunday from Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on the occasion of the Muslim celebration of Eid al-Adha, state news agency SPA said....
01:00, 2019-08-12

The German Data Diver Who Exposed China's Muslim Crackdown Research by Adrian Zenz, a born-again Christian anthropologist working alone in a German suburb, thrust China and the West into one of their biggest clashes over human rights in decades, after he showed how China built internment camps and surveillance networks and recruited police officers to run t...
14:38, 2019-05-21

'Star Wars' actor Riz Ahmed says he was racially profiled: 'It's really scary to be Muslim right now' "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" actor Riz Ahmed claimed he was racially profiled on a flight in April, causing him to miss a Star Wars Celebration convention in Chicago....
20:00, 2019-06-30

Muslim couple deny terror-related charges in Madrid re-trial A Moroccan-born Spaniard and his Mexican wife are denying charges in their retrial that they helped recruit militants for the Islamic State group in Madrid....
14:17, 2019-06-11

Pakistani PM: India's crackdown on Kashmir will spur global Muslim extremism India's crackdown on protests and dissent in Kashmir will drive more of the world's Muslims into extremism, Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan said during a fiery speech on Friday, in the part of the disputed territory administered by Pakistan....
14:51, 2019-09-13

U.S. Blacklists Chinese Artificial Intelligence Firms Over Abuses Against Muslim Minorities (WASHINGTON) — The United States is blacklisting a group of Chinese tech companies that develop facial recognition and other artificial intelligence technology that the U.S. says is being used to repress China’s Muslim minority groups. A move Monday by the U.S. Commerce Department puts t...
09:51, 2019-10-08

Air Canada made a 12-year-old remove her hijab. A Muslim group has come to her defense Air Canada forced a 12-year-old out of her hijab, she says. Now, she and CAIR have sent a complaint to the airline asking them to make changes.       ...
02:34, 2019-09-27

Muslim Petitioners Oppose Making "Janmbhoomi" Party In Ayodhya Case Muslim petitioners on Monday opposed in the Supreme Court the decision to make ''janmbhoomi'' (birth place) of Lord Ram as a party besides the deity in the Ayodhya case. They alleged it has been done......
00:51, 2019-09-17

"Wipe Away Tragedy": Muslim Engineer Builds Chapel At 9/11 Pentagon Site Eighteen years ago on a September morning she'll never forget, Manal Ezzat fled from the burning Pentagon building in such a panicked rush that her hijab fell off....
06:17, 2019-09-11

‘You should be ashamed’: Conservative MP lashes out at Muslim witness during hearing on online hate A Tory MP told a Muslim witness at a hearing exploring online hate that he “should be ashamed” for linking conservative and alt-right commentators to Quebec mosque shooter Alexandre Bissonnette....
21:17, 2019-05-31

U.S. to Restrict Visas for Chinese Officials Linked to Abuse of Muslim Minorities The U.S. is imposing visa restrictions on Chinese officials linked to the abuse of Muslim minority groups in China’s Xinjiang region, where as many as a million people are detained in camps....
10:34, 2019-10-09

U.K.’s Boris Johnson Once Claimed Islam Had Put the Muslim World ‘Centuries Behind’ the West Boris Johnson, the U.K. lawmaker expected to become the country’s prime minister, once argued that the practice of Islam had historically put the Muslim world “literally centuries behind” western countries, an article unearthed by a British newspaper reveals. “There must be s...
16:51, 2019-07-16

Echoing Trump, speaker at 9/11 ceremony questions Muslim congresswoman's patriotism A speaker at New York City's Sept. 11 commemoration ceremony on Wednesday assailed U.S. Representative Ilhan Omar, a Muslim member of Congress who has often been the target of false slurs by President Donald Trump and right-wing media outlets....
19:51, 2019-09-11

Gay pilots? Muslim quarterbacks? There's a financial advisor focusing in on every niche customer Only 15 percent of financial advisors specialize in niche clients but they account for a third of advisor assets. A look at five niche practice areas....
16:34, 2019-05-21

| WATCH: Thai Muslim family keeps silk weaving heritage alive Over the click-clack of the teak loom, Niphon's family laments the lack of apprentice weavers at his Bangkok silk shop, as modernity lures young Muslims away from a trade their community has dominated for generations....
22:34, 2019-06-03

Indian troops lock down its only Muslim-majority state, Pakistan warns of war Since India and Pakistan obtained independence from British rule, the neighbors have fought two wars over Kashmir.        ...
11:51, 2019-08-07

Hijab-wearing jockey becomes first female British Muslim to win a competitive race in UK An 18-year-old teenager made history Thursday when she became the first female British Muslim jockey to ride – and win - a competitive horse race in the United Kingdom....
03:51, 2019-08-02

Indian Court Convicts 6 Hindus in Rape and Murder of Muslim Girl, 8 The men were handed sentences of five years to life imprisonment in the case, which reflected bitter religious divisions in the disputed region of Jammu and Kashmir....
16:51, 2019-06-10

Mar-a-Lago Won’t Host Anti-Muslim Group’s Gala, Trump Organization Says The group, ACT for America, is considered the largest anti-Muslim group in the United States. It had planned its annual banquet at the president’s club in Florida....
20:00, 2019-10-07

Kuwait hands Muslim Brotherhood-linked militants to Egypt: KUNA Kuwait has handed over to Egypt eight Egyptians who it said had admitted to carrying out terrorist operations in their home country, and had fled to Kuwait after being convicted in Egypt, the state news agency KUNA reported....
01:00, 2019-07-16

North Carolina man pleads guilty to 2015 murders of three Muslim students Judge said Craig Stephen Hicks agreed as part of his plea to accept three consecutive life sentences without paroleA North Carolina man has pleaded guilty to gunning down three Muslim university students, as one of the victims’ relatives fainted in court, others wept openly and a man hurled an exple...
05:51, 2019-06-13

Sign of the times: China's capital orders Arabic, Muslim symbols taken down Authorities in the Chinese capital have ordered halal restaurants and food stalls to remove Arabic script and symbols associated with Islam from their signs, part of an expanding national effort to "Sinicize" its Muslim population....
08:01, 2019-08-01

Ayatollah Khamenei calls U.S. plan for Palestine a 'betrayal of the Muslim world' The U.S. plan for Middle East peace will "never materialize" and is doomed to fail, the leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said....
23:00, 2019-06-05

Muslim Woman Says Company Didn't Hire Her As She Wanted To Pray At Work Shahin Indorewala had a job working with children with autism, but she wanted to gain more experience in marketing. So she applied to Fast Trak Management, a small company that bills itself as "the......
11:17, 2019-09-27

Freed from elevator, pope names new cardinals from Muslim, developing countries After being trapped in an elevator due to a power outage, Pope Francis made it to his weekly Angelus prayers. There, he announced 13 new cardinals from the periphery of the church, some of whom have worked with refugees....
19:17, 2019-09-02

On Video, Muslim Couple Among 4 Beaten Over Beef Rumour In Madhya Pradesh A Muslim couple and two men were thrashed by a group for allegedly carrying beef in an autorickshaw at a village in Madhya Pradesh. In a video of the incident shot by an eyewitness on a mobile phone,......
09:34, 2019-05-25

A Muslim comic took on neo-Nazi site The Daily Stormer and won $4.1 million judgment A comic and radio host from New Jersey was awarded a $4.1 million judgment against a neo-Nazi website that falsely accused him of terrorism.        ...
08:00, 2019-06-13

"Present Relevant Arguments": Top Court To Muslim Parties In Ayodhya Case The Babri mosque was attacked in 1934 by Hindus who then trespassed in 1949 and demolished it in 1992, Muslim parties said in the Supreme Court on Monday....
22:51, 2019-09-02

Tech firms join Muslim groups in support of bill to end travel ban Ahead of a congressional hearing Tuesday on the Trump administration's Muslim travel ban, more than a dozen technology companies, including Twitter and Airbnb, have thrown their support behind a bill to end the ban....
19:17, 2019-09-24

Israeli police clash with Muslim worshippers at Jerusalem holy site Violence flares at contested site at time of heightened tensions between Israel and PalestineIsraeli police have clashed with Muslim worshippers at a major Jerusalem holy site during prayers to mark the Eid al-Adha holiday.Palestinian medics said at least 14 people has been wounded, one seriously, i...
06:00, 2019-08-12

Angry Muslim voters clamor for Democrats’ attention at annual conference "We often hear a lot of really nice words when people like Donald Trump go after Muslim Americans,” Abdul El-Sayed told Politico. “But there’s another side to this: You have to come and listen to the things we’re asking of our government if you want to leverage our pain.”...
02:17, 2019-09-01

Muslim Worshippers Clash With Israeli Police at Jerusalem Holy Site (JERUSALEM) — Muslim worshippers and Israeli police clashed Sunday at a major Jerusalem holy site during prayers marking the Islamic holiday of Eid al-Adha. Palestinian medics said at least 14 people were wounded, one seriously, in the skirmishes with police at the site, which Muslims refer to...
10:00, 2019-08-12

Lavish gala hosted by anti-Muslim group canceled at Mar-a-Lago ACT for America booked Trump’s Palm Beach retreat for annual dinner, raising objections Trump was ‘profiting from bigotry’A rightwing “national security organization” with a history of anti-Muslim extremism has scrapped plans for a lavish $1,500-a-head gala dinner at Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort...
19:34, 2019-10-07

North Carolina man accused of Twitter threat to lynch Muslim lawyer A North Carolina man has been charged with anonymously threatening to lynch a Virginia-based Muslim political candidate by posting an image of a man hanging from a rope....
01:00, 2019-07-05

As Banana Republic sells hijabs, Muslim shoppers wonder: Is it inclusion or appropriation? Major retailers have courted Muslim shoppers in recent years, with the addition of hijabs and other “modest” fashion items such as high-neck tunics and floor-length cardigans....
01:51, 2019-08-01

An anti-Muslim group is hosting a $1,500-per-ticket gala at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Joe Raedle/Getty Images An anti-Muslim group is hosting a $1,500 per-head gala at President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort. The ACT for America event will feature controversial guest speakers, including founder Brigitte Gabriel, who said she established the group as a response to 9/11 and has sin...
23:34, 2019-10-05

Muslim Council demands apology for Cologne police 'racial profiling' Cologne police have denied that brief detentions of Ramadan revelers at the city's rail hub amounted to 'racial profiling.' Germany's Central Council of Muslims says officers need coaching in cultural sensitivity....
01:51, 2019-06-06

Ilhan Omar says Trump 'terrified' of her 'intersectionality' as a woman, immigrant, Muslim She's a woman, she's an immigrant and she's Muslim -- and that "intersectionality" of identities has President Trump "terrified," U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., claimed in a television appearance Wednesday night....
16:34, 2019-10-03

A Muslim Family Sought Help at the Belgian Embassy in Beijing. The Police Dragged Them Out. The Belgian Embassy is facing criticism after the forcible removal of the family, members of the Uighur minority group that China treats as a security threat....
21:01, 2019-06-18

The last major opponent of China's Muslim oppression has retreated into silence. Here's why that's a big deal. Roman Pilipey/Pool via Reuters Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan recently said that Uighurs — the Muslim ethnic minority under oppression by the Chinese government — actually lead happy lives in China, Chinese state-media reported. This apparent capitulation is particularly signifi...
02:51, 2019-07-07

Can I ask a co-worker out and still keep my job? I’ve developed a crush on someone on my team. It’s not inappropriate — we are both around the same age and single — but I know that any type of relationship with someone on staff is taboo. I’d like to ask her out, but will I get into trouble if I declare myself and she......
14:51, 2019-09-29

Muslim woman sues Virginia company, says they didn’t hire her over prayer breaks By David K. Li A Muslim woman is suing a northern Virginia company, claiming that it was about to hire her, but abruptly showed her the door after she asked for prayer breaks during the workday. Shahin Indorewala, in a federal lawsuit filed in Alexandria, says she applied for a junior management pos...
22:00, 2019-09-27

In IMA Jewels Scam, Muslim Cleric Allegedly Gifted 3-Crore House Arrested A prominent Muslim cleric was arrested yesterday by the Special Investigating Team (SIT) probing the Rs 15,000-crore IMA Jewels scam. He claimed he was "in no way connected with the IMA"...
11:51, 2019-07-12

Unsubstantiated claims Muslim doctor sterilized women raise tensions in Sri Lanka On May 23 Sri Lankan newspaper Divaina, known for its nationalist stance, published a front page article alleging a Muslim doctor had secretly sterilized 4,000 Sinhala Buddhist women after caesarean deliveries....
14:34, 2019-06-06

Saudi king draws Muslim leaders to Mecca amid Iran tensions Muslim leaders from some 57 nations gather in Mecca to discuss issues ranging from a spike in tensions in the Persian Gulf, to Palestinian statehood, the plight of Rohingya refugees and the growing threat of Islamophobia...
01:51, 2019-06-01

Kuwait hands Muslim Brotherhood-linked militants to Egypt: KUNA agency Kuwait has handed over to Egyptian authorities eight members of a militant cell arrested on its territory and who it said were linked to the Muslim Brotherhood group, state news agency KUNA reported....
17:00, 2019-07-15

Michigan church, Islamophobic pastor cancel anti-Muslim 9/11 event after backlash Bloomfield Hills Baptist Church's two-day event was to begin on the 18th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks. Politicians pushed for its cancellation.        ...
23:17, 2019-09-10

Myanmar police hunt for anti-Muslim monk dubbed 'Buddhist bin Laden' A court in Myanmar issued an arrest warrant for the notorious firebrand Buddhist monk Ashin Wirathu, known as the “Buddist Bin Laden”, over alleged insulting remarks about the government of leader Aung San Suu Kyi....
00:17, 2019-05-30

Dakota Fanning responds to casting backlash over Muslim role in new refugee movie After her movie role as a Muslim raised in Africa sparked a social media firestorm, Dakota Fanning is now speaking out on the casting controversy.        ...
21:34, 2019-09-05

Indonesia Muslim Group Slaps Fatwa On Popular Mobile Game PUBG A hugely popular but brutal online game was slapped with a fatwa Wednesday by an Indonesian Muslim group who say it insults Islam and makes addicted players violent....
14:51, 2019-06-19

Abortions, Sexual Abuse: Muslim Women Who Fled China Recount Ordeals The women have found refuge from Chinese authorities across the border in Kazakhstan, their ancestral homeland. But they remain haunted by the stories of abuse they carry with them....
14:00, 2019-10-09

Three men face death penalty over rape and murder of eight-year-old Muslim girl in India Prosecutors in India are seeking the death penalty for three men who were convicted of the horrific rape and murder of an eight-year-old Muslim girl....
12:34, 2019-06-10

Muslim group calls on Conservative candidate to step down over social media posts In a statement to Global on Friday, Melek didn't deny sharing any specific messages on social media, but said she does not support conversion therapy and "will always stand with with Muslim Canadians."...
17:17, 2019-08-04

Muslim Passengers Say American Airlines Flight Was Canceled, FBI Called, Because Man Flushed Toilet Twice Two Muslim men are asking the Department of Transportation to investigate American Airlines and regional carrier Mesa Airlines after crew members on a Dallas-bound flight called the FBI on them....
16:00, 2019-09-25

Muslim Passengers Say American Airlines Flight Was Cancelled, FBI Called, Because Man Flushed Toilet Twice Two Muslim men are asking the Department of Transportation to investigate American Airlines and regional carrier Mesa Airlines after crew members on a Dallas-bound flight called the FBI on them....
00:17, 2019-09-25

Muslim hajj pilgrims ascend Mount Arafat in Saudi Arabia for day of worship As one of the largest religious gatherings on earth, this second day of the hajj on Mount Arafat, or the hill of mercy as it’s also known, is often the most memorable for pilgrims....
08:34, 2019-08-11

2 Muslim men say American Airlines canceled flight after crew 'didn’t feel comfortable' Two Muslim men say American Airlines profiled them and canceled their flight after crew members said they “didn’t feel comfortable” flying with them.       ...
14:00, 2019-09-21

PSG CEO: Nobody forced Neymar to sign with us Paris Saint-Germain chairman and CEO Nasser Al-Khelaifi has warned record signing Neymar he only wants players who are "willing to give everything for the shirt."...
01:51, 2019-06-18

One in 16 US women were forced into having sex for the first time The experiences amount to rape, the authors say, although they relied on a national survey that didn’t use the word in asking women about forced sex....
22:00, 2019-09-19

Cops looking for yet another subway pervert The NYPD says a 28-year-old woman was seated on the northbound train at 125th Street and Lexington Avenue on Sept. 6 at around 10 p.m. when the creep started pleasuring himself “in full view of the victim.”...
12:51, 2019-09-13

Where these unlikely Subway Series heroes are now The moments age but can never fade. Every approaching Subway Series brings its past closer to view, a reminder of the outsized meaning attached to every interborough battle. It is the rare regular-season showdown guaranteed to pack the house, the rare meeting to elevate moments that can live long af...
11:17, 2019-06-09

Lawmakers worry World Bank is funding China's Uighur Muslim 're-education' camps World Bank officials have issued a loan to China for the very region where Communist authorities have established mass detention camps targeting Uighur Muslims, drawing rebukes from U.S. lawmakers and analysts....
15:00, 2019-08-27

Census Bureau abruptly ends just-announced partnership with Muslim advocacy group CAIR The Commerce Department on Thursday terminated its just-announced planned partnership with the nation's largest Muslim advocacy group, the Council on American-Islamic Relations, after Fox News' "Tucker Carlson Tonight" asked why the Trump administration was partnering with the organization given its...
08:17, 2019-08-30

Ayodhya Case: Supreme Court To Hear Contempt Plea Of Muslim Parties' Lawyer The Supreme Court Monday agreed to hear on Tuesday a contempt plea filed by senior advocate Rajeev Dhavan, who is representing Muslim parties in the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute case,......
11:17, 2019-09-02

| WATCH | Some 2.5 million Muslim hajj pilgrims scale Mount of Mercy as Eid al-Adha approaches Nearly 2.5 million Muslim hajj pilgrims converged on Mount Arafat in Saudi Arabia marshalled by tens of thousands of stewards in a bid to prevent any repetition of previous years' deadly stampedes....
02:34, 2019-08-11

Twitter Racist Who Allegedly Sent Death Threats to Muslim Lawyer Now Facing Federal Charges After allegedly sending a death threat to a Muslim lawyer on Twitter last year, a North Carolina man is facing federal felony charges of issuing a threat via interstate commerce that could land him in prison for up to five years, the New York Times reported on Monday.Read more......
07:17, 2019-07-02

Muslim nations are defending China's crackdown on Muslims. It shatters the myth of Islamic solidarity Last week, a number of Muslim-majority countries praised China's human rights record, dismissing reports of a widespread crackdown on Muslims there. Experts say it's proof of Beijing's growing power....
10:00, 2019-07-17

Ilhan Omar and Muslim Members of Congress Host Historic Iftar on Capitol Hill Over the last three years, American politics have been shaped by a White House that has made a habit and sport of attacking Muslims in the U.S. and abroad with hateful rhetoric and policies. But that same time period has begotten another important political development: there have never been more Mu...
03:51, 2019-05-22

1 in 16 US women forced or coerced into first-time sex Many American women are physically forced or coerced into having sex for the first time, and a new study suggests these women have a higher risk for developing sexual and general health problems....
14:17, 2019-09-17

TPD helicopter forced to land near UA mall TUCSON – The Tucson Police Department’s helicopter had to make an unscheduled landing Monday night after an indicator light for the engine illuminated. According to Sgt. Pete Dugan with TPD, the air unit was responding to a call for a possible suicidal person in central Tucson. Dugan says the engine...
21:51, 2019-09-17

The Californians forced to live in cars and RVs As the state grapples with a housing crisis, thousands of people around the San Francisco Bay Area are sleeping in their vehiclesThe faded, creased photograph shows a 13-year-old Vallie Brown smiling shyly as she pulls back her hair in the back of a large van. She is wearing a white one-piece swimsu...
10:00, 2019-08-05

Forced or Not? Why U.S. Says China Steals Technology It’s one of the most contentious fronts in the U.S.-China trade war: so-called forced technology transfers. The term refers to a spectrum of practices through which foreign companies that want to operate in China are induced to part with their know-how. That may be simply through a requirement to fo...
00:34, 2019-06-16

9 injured when subway car derails in Boston BOSTON (AP) — A subway car has derailed in Boston, sending nine people to the hospital. Local emergency officials said none of the injuries are life-threatening. Officials with the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority said the accident occurred at about 11 a.m. Saturday when a Green Line subwa...
22:34, 2019-06-08

Suspected subway menace is out on bail thanks to his mom Alleged subway saboteur Isaiah Thompson was sprung from the Tombs early Saturday morning, records show. Thompson’s mother had been working late into Friday night to raise the necessary funds to free her 23-year-old son from Manhattan Detention Complex. His bail, which was set at $10,000 bond o...
21:51, 2019-05-25

NYC will accept Google Pay on some subway and bus routes If you have Google Pay, you might be able to tap your phone for subway or bus payments in NYC in the near future. The tech giant has teamed up with The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) to conduct a pilot test for Google Pay covering select......
18:17, 2019-05-23

Lyft adds NYC subway directions to its app Lyft's support for public transportation will soon include one of the biggest mass transit systems on the planet. The ridesharing firm is rolling out access to real-time New York City subway directions through its app over the months ahead, giving lo......
03:51, 2019-07-20

Fitbit devices can pay for your NYC bus or subway ride Add Fitbit to the growing list of device makers that will support tap-to-pay in New York City's mass transit system. When the city's contactless fare pilot program starts on May 31st, Fitbit Pay-equipped wearables like the Versa Special Edition, Char......
17:34, 2019-05-29

Elderly man loses leg after he’s hit by Midtown subway "He was standing too close to the edge and he slipped, and the train went over him. That's why they tell you, don't stand too close to the yellow line," an MTA worker told The Post....
04:51, 2019-09-26

The MTA has another serial subway saboteur on its hands The Big Apple’s latest subway saboteur is a litterbug who’s scattered random items — including Christmas lights, concrete mix and a fire extinguisher — on Brooklyn subway tracks at least four times over the course of a month, police said. The messy menace first struck insid...
17:51, 2019-06-12

Man fatally struck by Midtown subway A man was hit and killed by a subway train in Manhattan on Tuesday, cops said. The victim, whose name was not immediately known but who is believed to be homeless, was in a 7 train tunnel near the Bryant Park station just before 5:30 p.m. when he was struck by the southbound train, according to......
15:51, 2019-08-07

What NYC subway riders are really reading on the train Say what you will about the New York City subway system — and many locals are saying plenty, given its crumbling infrastructure, chaos and delays — but Uli Beutter Cohen still sees the beauty in it. Five years ago, the documentarian started the Instagram account Subway Book Review, where she posts p...
19:17, 2019-06-22

This is the Subway Series’ most glaring mismatch The back end of the Yankees bullpen features one reliever after another with closer stuff. When a significant portion of the Mets bullpen enters, it usually means the game is closer to over — in favor of the opposition. There is no greater mismatch in this week’s Subway Series than the two bullpens....
12:01, 2019-06-11

Beyond Meat comes to Subway in the form of a meatball Beyond Meat didn't take long to respond to Impossible Foods' Burger King deal. Subway has announced that it will test a sub with plant-based meat, the Beyond Meatball Marinara, in 685 North American restaurants this September. It's far from vegan w......
00:34, 2019-08-08

Subway Got Too Big. Franchisees Paid a Price. Sabotaged meatballs. The wrong soap. Franchisees say supervisors manipulated inspections — then took their stores. A company ‘hit man’ says it’s true....
08:34, 2019-06-29

Finally, I can use my iPhone to ride the NYC subway This morning, as I've done regularly since moving to New York City years ago, I left my Brooklyn apartment to head to Engadget headquarters in Manhattan. In an ideal world, I would've been able to use my iPhone to get through the turnstile at my near......
02:51, 2019-06-01

Second Ave. subway escalators are already breaking down: MTA watchdog The escalators at the MTA’s newest subway stations are going down! Transit officials have struggled to keep the 32 escalators at 72nd Street, 86th Street and 96th Street in working order since the three Second Avenue subway stations opened on Jan. 1, 2017, according to a 15-month review by the...
01:34, 2019-07-16

Here's how to navigate NYC's new cashless subway and bus option As of Friday, May 31, some New York City subways and buses will let riders tap a contactless bank card or their mobile wallet at some turnstiles to pay fares. Here's how to do it....
16:34, 2019-05-31

Creep follows same teen girl through subway twice Police are hunting for a creep who followed a 14-year-old girl out of a Manhattan subway station -- and then stalked her again the very next day, they said Thursday....
03:51, 2019-10-11

9 hospitalized after Boston subway car derailment A subway car derailed Saturday morning in Boston, sending nine people to the hospital. Local emergency officials said none of the injuries are life-threatening. Officials with the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority said the accident occurred at about 11 a.m. Saturday when a Green Line subway...
06:51, 2019-06-09

Muslim Brotherhood says Mursi death was 'full-fledged murder', calls for mass funeral in Egypt The Muslim Brotherhood said on Monday that the death of former Egyptian President Mohamed Mursion Monday was a "full-fledged murder" and called on Egyptians to gather for a mass funeral....
21:34, 2019-06-17

Muslim soccer star Mohamed Salah credited with reducing Islamophobia in Liverpool since joining club Liverpool FC star Mohamed Salah had a hand in helping the Reds with the Champions League over the weekend, but a recent study showed the Egyptian phenom is doing more off the pitch....
01:17, 2019-06-06

Israel bars entry for Muslim U.S. Reps. Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib; draws backlash The Israeli government stirred significant controversy Thursday with a decision to bar entry for two Muslim U.S. lawmakers -- a move hailed by President Donald Trump and reviled by top Democrats and advocacy groups....
12:34, 2019-08-16

North Carolina man pleads guilty to killing 3 Muslim students in confrontation that families said was sparked by bigotry DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina man pleads guilty to killing 3 Muslim students in confrontation that families said was sparked by bigotry. The post North Carolina man pleads guilty to killing 3 Muslim students in confrontation that families said was sparked by bigotry appeared first on LEX18.com....
15:51, 2019-06-12

GE says forced to redesign part for GE9X jet engine GE Aviation has found unexpected wear in a part for its new engine for the new Boeing 777X passenger plane, forcing a delay of several months while it redesigns and tests the part, the engine maker said on Monday....
09:51, 2019-06-17

CMB could be forced out of WFAN by Mike Francesa’s indecisiveness The future of WFAN’s “Carlin, Maggie & Bart” is in question, The Post has learned. In an odd situation, CMB’s status for the fall is unclear, even as they generate very strong ratings, including being tied for first in their time slot two-thirds of the way into the latest ratings book. Nonetheless, ...
22:34, 2019-06-12

Hulu execs believe Netflix will eventually be forced to run ads A few years ago, back in 2015 to be exact, Netflix decided to run a harmless little experiment. For an extremely brief stint, Netflix began advertising promos for its own original programming between episodes while customers were in the midst of a binge. Again, it was altogether harmless and not too...
00:51, 2019-06-21

State Department’s Top Policy Planner Forced Out Kiron Skinner, the highest-ranking African-American woman in the department, oversaw a unit trying to develop a long-term strategy addressing China’s rise....
17:51, 2019-08-02

Three Beaten Up, Forced To Chant "Jai Shri Ram" In Assam Barely two weeks after a youth was arrested for forcing some Muslim youths to chant 'Jai Shri Ram', four miscreants in Assam's Barpeta district thrashed three Muslim youths and forced them to chant......
09:51, 2019-07-07

Autistic Boy Was Forced to Leave a Church. He Got an Apology. When Paul Rimmer took his son to a service at King’s Chapel in Cambridge, England, an usher asked them to leave. Mr. Rimmer‘s letter to the dean went viral, with many parents sharing similar stories....
19:34, 2019-06-19

Infiniti forced to move back in with parent Nissan Motor Co. last week said Infiniti's headquarters would leave Hong Kong for Japan in 2020 as part of a push to centralize and streamline operations....
06:51, 2019-06-03

Kerr: Forced trade by Davis 'bad for the league' Warriors coach Steve Kerr says free agents have every right to change teams, but when players such as Anthony Davis are forcing trades before contracts are up, then it's "bad for the league."...
21:00, 2019-07-24

Apple’s new credit card comes with forced arbitration—here’s how to opt out Enlarge / Shiny! Apple's new credit card is rolling out in stages to interested users (I got mine on Monday) and the early reception is generally positive. The card's primary draw isn't in its benefits, which are perfectly fine but not outstanding by any metric. Instead, the card's strength is in...
20:00, 2019-08-14

North Koreans 'forced to pay bribes' to survive North Koreans are forced to pay bribes to officials to survive and are living in a "vicious cycle of deprivation, corruption and repression", a UN report says. ...
15:00, 2019-05-28

Gov. Edwards of Louisiana Forced Into Runoff With Republican Republicans mounted an aggressive campaign to unseat Gov. John Bel Edwards, one of the few Democratic governors in the South. He was forced into a runoff scheduled for next month....
13:17, 2019-10-13

Millions of child grooms forced into marriage, UN says Some 115 million boys worldwide entered marriage before the age of 18, a new study by the UN's children's agency shows. The marriage of minors "steals childhood," UNICEF's executive director said....
08:51, 2019-06-07

The rise of tech-worker activism Video by Chris Schodt, production by Justin Wolfson. (video link) In this episode of Ars Technica Live, we spoke with Leigh Honeywell, a security engineer who has worked at several large tech companies as well as the ACLU. She's been at the forefront of worker organizing in the tech industry, organi...
16:01, 2019-05-21

‘Stand united against anti-Muslim hatred’ urges Guterres, after mosque shootings in New Zealand leave 49 dead The UN Secretary-General António Guterres has urged the international community to ‘stand united against anti-Muslim hatred’ following a mass shooting in New Zealand on Friday targeting two mosques, which has left at least 49 dead and many others wounded, some critically....
17:17, 2019-05-21

Yankees’ day gets even worse after Subway Series rainout Rain fell on the Yankees on Monday. And then they fell out of first place in the AL East. The Rays beat the Athletics, 6-2, moving a half-game ahead of the washed-out Yankees. Charlie Morton remained unbeaten with Tampa Bay, pitching seven shutout innings en route to the win. The Yankees can reclaim...
06:00, 2019-06-11

26-year-old man stabbed in the neck during subway dispute A 26-year-old man was stabbed in the neck while riding the subway early Friday in Lower Manhattan, police said. Cops said the stabbing started as an argument between two men on the northbound F train around 1:30 am. before the dispute turned physical and one of the men pulled a sharp unknown object....
00:00, 2019-08-17

Rice cookers shut down NYC subway station A pair of suspicious rice cookers shut down a subway station in Lower Manhattan on Friday morning — but the NYPD’s Bomb Squad later determined they were not explosives, authorities said. Another cooker was found near a garbage can in Chelsea just over an hour later. It was determined saf...
00:00, 2019-08-17

Pressure cookers shut down NYC subway station A pair of suspicious pressure cookers shut down a subway station in Lower Manhattan on Friday morning — but the NYPD’s Bomb Squad later determined they were not explosives, authorities said. Another pressure cooker was found near a garbage can in Chelsea just over an hour later. It was d...
16:00, 2019-08-16

Subway debuting meat-free Beyond Meatball sub in US The Beyond Meatball, which is made with plant-based proteins, will be available at 685 Subway locations across the United States and Canada starting in September....
20:00, 2019-08-07

Munich plans doors on subway platforms Munich will become the first German city to install doors on platforms for underground trains. The barriers, meant to keep passengers away from tracks before trains are boarding, will be tested in 2023....
22:00, 2019-08-02

At least 6 subway lines stall as train communications go down At least six subway lines shut down Saturday morning due to “a communications issue,” leaving passengers stranded in trains and sweltering on stifling platforms. “We are troubleshooting a network communications issue that is impacting service on lines 1-6,” the official New Y...
19:17, 2019-07-06

The New York Subway Is Afraid of the Humble Vulva A startup focused on sexual wellness is suing the New York public transit system after its sex toy ad campaign was rejected. The company, Dame Labs, includes a pretty exhaustive list of other sexually-oriented advertisements that the MTA has run, including erectile dysfunction medication, condoms, w...
02:17, 2019-06-19

Woman sets her hair on fire on NYC subway Just when you thought the subways couldn’t smell any worse. A woman was photographed setting her hair on fire aboard an MTA train Tuesday. The snap, posted to Reddit, shows the unidentified woman taking a lighter to her long, multi-colored locks while casually seated aboard the train. The photo is u...
21:17, 2019-07-09

Subway performance hits six-year high The subway isn’t as bad as it used to be. More than 80% of weekday subway trains were on time last month — a six-year high for the embattled transit service — while straphangers are complaining less, officials announced Thursday. “Every single metric we track was better than ...
15:17, 2019-07-12

Dad wants to sue NYPD over son’s subway station electrocution death A father whose son died during a run-in with cops says the NYPD gave him inconsistent accounts of what happened and then refused to provide information from its probe, according to new court papers. Guillermo Rene Moreira says in the Manhattan Supreme Court documents that his son, Joseph, 25, died A...
01:00, 2019-06-15

MTA subway conductor busted for soliciting a prostitute A New York City Transit employee was busted Friday morning for soliciting a prostitute in Queens, police said. Pedro Almeyda, 44, was arrested around 1:30 a.m. after approaching someone he thought was a prostitute in the area of Roosevelt Avenue and 85th Street, asking if he could pay $40 to receive...
17:17, 2019-08-09

MTA unveils $51.5B plan to fix NYC’s decrepit subway and bus systems The MTA on Monday revealed details of its hotly-anticipated five-year capital plan — with a $51.5 billion price-tag, more than $40 billion of which will go to fixing the city’s decrepit subway and bus systems. Much of that cash will be used to fund transit chief Andy Byford’s “Fast Forward” pl...
21:17, 2019-09-16

16-year-old girl arrested with gun on subway train A 16-year-old girl was busted with a gun inside a subway train in lower Manhattan, police said Saturday. Witnesses told police about a fight involving a gun inside a southbound A train at Canal Street station near Sixth Avenue and West Broadway around 11:30 p.m. Friday, cops said. When officers ente...
21:51, 2019-05-25

The MTA is sick of picking up AirPods from subway tracks The subway tracks aren’t just crawling with rats — they’re also now littered with lost Apple AirPods. There’s an epidemic of the wireless earphones being dropped onto the tracks — which began in March when Apple released a new version, according to internal MTA data. Armed with an 8-foot...
22:17, 2019-09-03

Subway saboteur may be ramping up frequency of his strikes He’s a real jerk! Police on Thursday released a photo of the brake-yanking scoundrel who has been disrupting subways during rush hour — causing more than 700 commute-crushing delays since February alone. The image shows the rail reprobate casually hanging out on the back of a subway car wearing a Ya...
07:51, 2019-05-24

Man who created NYC subway map says ‘it’s a mess,’ calls for improvements John Tauranac put New York City’s subway on the map — literally. The lifelong Upper West Sider, now 80, was the creative director for the MTA’s 1979 rail map, a version of which is still posted in every station today. But Tauranac doesn’t think it should be there anymore. “It’s a mess,” he said. Amo...
02:34, 2019-09-22

The MTA is tired of saving AirPods from subway tracks If you're a New Yorker and you've been on a delayed 4, 5 or 6 train recently, you can probably blame Apple's AirPods for your recent transit woes. According to The Wall Street Journal, New York City commuters have lost so many AirPods over the summer......
06:17, 2019-09-04

Alleged subway brake-yanker has ‘gone too far’: aunt The accused subway-brake yanker who lives to “create mayhem” has “gone too far,” his aunt told The Post on Friday. “It’s been serious,” said Victoria Coaxum of her nephew, purported subway saboteur Isaiah Thompson. “It’s way more than him being a...
23:51, 2019-05-24

Snapchat is getting its own multiplayer version of Subway Surfers Snap is adding a multiplayer version of Subway Surfers to the Games platform it launched back in April. The company created Snap Games to give you a quick way to play with friends from within the chat window -- all you need to do is tap on the "rocke......
13:00, 2019-10-01

The Dream Of New York's Forgotten Elevated Subway Until 1969, you could go to the Myrtle Avenue-Broadway station in Brooklyn, walk upstairs, and go back in time, to a borderline-decrepit wooden platform served by an ancient wooden train car (the last ones in the system), and there you could continue your journey west on the Myrtle Avenue Elevated....
16:51, 2019-10-08

Woman arrested on subway after riders spot possible gun A woman was busted on a Manhattan train early Saturday after straphangers spotted her with what looked like a gun inside a holster and a pair of handcuffs, cops said....
01:00, 2019-06-02

Victim of brutal subway attack thought he ‘was going to die’ The victim of a bloody subway attack told The Post he thought he was “not coming out alive” when his attacker pulled out a 6-inch kitchen knife during the assault. “He tried to stab me over and over,” said Roberto Hernandez, 39, who was riding a northbound D train at 1:45 a.m...
02:34, 2019-09-10

DiNapoli: MTA needs to better maintain, modernize subway system The MTA needs to improve service through system maintenance and modernization for long-term revenue — rather than quick-fix fare hikes and job cuts, a new budget analysis from State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli found. But the agency’s “budget reduction plan” currently takes the opposite approach in the ...
09:34, 2019-09-14

Gov. Cuomo calls for lifetime ban on subway perverts Gov. Andrew Cuomo called on the MTA to impose lifetime bans on serial subway sex offenders Thursday — while praising the NYPD for busting a recidivist robber and pervert. Cuomo cited a Post story on the arrest of Santiago Gonzalez, who was collared Tuesday after trying to steal cash out of a s...
05:00, 2019-09-06

MTA official defends 2nd Avenue Subway’s $6B price tag The Second Avenue Subway is the most expensive underground train line in history — but transit officials defended the $6 billion price tag Monday, blaming it in part on New York City’s fire code. The first phase of the line cost $2.7 billion per mile, while a forthcoming 1.5-mile extension to ...
05:51, 2019-09-17

New York subway riders will be able to tap and pay the fare starting May 31 New York City will let riders “tap and pay” with a “contactless” credit card from Mastercard and Visa, and certain mobile devices to ride the subway.        ...
16:17, 2019-05-22

Namibia forced by drought to auction 1,000 wild animals Southern African nation aiming to limit starvation and generate conservation fundsDrought-hit Namibia has authorised the sale of at least 1,000 wild animals – including elephants and giraffes – to limit loss of life and generate US$1.1 million for conservation, the authorities confirmed Saturday.“Gi...
09:00, 2019-06-16

Man, Woman Forced To Share Stretcher In Indore Hospital In a shocking case of apathy, a male and female patient were forced to share a stretcher while being wheeled to the X-Ray room at a government hospital in Indore...
08:17, 2019-07-04

At Least 100 Bahamians Forced Off Boat Headed to U.S. Because They Didn’t Have Visas Adding to what is undoubtedly a deeply traumatic experience—losing one’s home and upending any sense of safety and normalcy—many evacuated Bahamians bound for Florida in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian were told they could not enter the United States without proper paperwork, and reportedly as man...
21:00, 2019-09-09

Boris Johnson 'will be forced from power if he defies no-deal law' If PM fails to comply with anti-no deal act, he could face jail, legal experts warnBoris Johnson would trigger a legal and constitutional crisis that would force his resignation as prime minister if he failed to obey a law mandating him to seek another extension to Brexit, according to high-level le...
07:34, 2019-09-08

Game of Thrones: the stars forced to nominate themselves for Emmys Gwendoline Christie and Alfie Allen have had go it alone after HBO chose not to put them up for awards consideration. But can they win, against the odds?Unless you actively enjoy excruciatingly drawn-out scenes of roundtable policy minutiae, the Game of Thrones finale was a bit of a disappointment. ...
17:17, 2019-07-18

Verstappen: Formula 1 stewards forced to give certain penalties Max Verstappen believes stewards do not want to give certain penalties during Formula 1 races but are obliged to do so because of how the rulebook is worded...
23:00, 2019-06-20

Boris Johnson Says Immigrants to U.K. Should Be Forced to Learn English With two weeks left in the race to become prime minister, the front-runner is tacking to the right, reflecting the views of Conservative Party members....
16:17, 2019-07-06

Boy Judge Forced Off NY Bench for Racist Facebook Meme People never learn: A part-time New York judge was forced off the bench, according to the Albany Times-Union, after posting a meme on Facebook showing a noose with the message, “IF WE WANT TO MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN WE WILL HAVE TO MAKE EVIL PEOPLE FEAR PUNISHMENT AGAIN.”...
20:17, 2019-09-17

Facebook can be forced to remove content worldwide, EU court says BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union’s highest court ruled Thursday that individual member countries can force Facebook to remove what they regard as unlawful material from the social network all over the world - a decision experts say could hinder free speech online and put a heavy burden on tech com...
01:00, 2019-10-04

| One in 16 American women forced into first sexual encounter: study One in 16 American women were either forced or coerced into their first sexual encounter, according to a study investigating the long-term negative impacts of such "trauma" on women's health....
14:17, 2019-09-18

Referee who forced wrestler to cut dreadlocks banned for two years Alan Maloney given two-year ban for December 2018 incidentNew Jersey referee is suing for defamation, emotional distressA referee who told a New Jersey high school wrestler to cut his dreadlocks or forfeit a match last year was suspended by the state for two seasons Wednesday, and officials also ann...
09:00, 2019-09-19

Suzann Pettersen forced out of first Solheim Cup morning by illness • Norwegian says she is ‘fine’ but misses foursomes• Korda sisters to make history as first siblings in Solheim CupSuzann Pettersen’s propensity to create headlines at the Solheim Cup shows no sign of abating. Four years after being central to chaos over a concession in Germany and two on from havin...
02:17, 2019-09-13

1 in 16 US women say first sexual experience was forced, coerced: study  The first sexual experience for 1 in 16 U.S. women was forced or coerced intercourse in their early teens, encounters that for some may have had lasting health repercussions, a study suggests....
15:34, 2019-09-19

Chevron has been in Venezuela for nearly 100 years. It could finally be forced to leave Chevron's nearly century-long relationship with Venezuela might not survive the Maduro regime's fight with the United States. Not only is Venezuela's infrastructure crumbling, but the OPEC member's national oil company has been sanctioned by the Trump administration....
17:34, 2019-06-19

Wander Franco could be the MLB star the Yankees were forced to miss If the Yankees missed out on baseball’s next wunderkind, they have the international signing rules to blame. The Yankees were set to sign Wander Franco, one of baseball’s top prospects, out of Latin America for $6 million, ESPN’s Jeff Passan wrote in a long feature detailing Franco...
22:51, 2019-06-11

On Video, 24 Thrashed, Forced To Say "Gau Mata Ki Jai" In Madhya Pradesh In a disturbing video of the incident, filmed with a mobile phone, the men can be seen tied together with rope and forced to kneel by the side of the road, in full view of the public, while being made......
07:00, 2019-07-08

U.S. Blocks Imports From Five Countries Over Allegations of Forced Labor The Trump Administration is blocking shipments from a Chinese company making baby pajamas sold at Costco warehouses, after the foreign manufacturer was accused of forcing ethnic minorities locked in an internment camp to sew clothes against their will. The government is also blocking rubber gloves s...
09:51, 2019-10-08

Daniel Jones has forced the Eli Manning clock to already start Daniel Jones showed up as The Natural in his preseason debut, and the unmistakable rumble of his thundering footsteps cannot possibly go in one of Eli Manning’s ears and out the other. No one is calling Daniel Jones a draft-day reach anymore, only a precocious rookie reaching for Manning’s beloved j...
13:51, 2019-08-10

Odisha Lawmaker, Who Allegedly Forced Engineer To Do Sit-Ups, Gets Bail Ruling Biju Janata Dal's Patnagarh MLA Saroj Kumar Meher was on Saturday granted conditional bail in an alleged case of harassment of a tribal junior....
15:51, 2019-07-06

EU warns Iran it may be forced to withdraw from nuclear deal EU warns it may have no choice if Iran takes further steps away from dealThe European Union has privately warned Iran that it will be forced to start withdrawing from the nuclear deal in November if Tehran goes ahead with its threat to take new steps away from the deal.Iran has already taken three s...
14:00, 2019-09-27

15-Year-Old Allegedly Forced Into Marriage By Relatives In UP: Police A 15-year-old girl was allegedly forced to get married three months ago and kept captive by her cousins in Uttar Pradesh's Bhadohi district, the police said today....
18:17, 2019-08-31

Accused Of Stealing From Temple, 8-Year-Old Forced To Sit On Hot Tiles An eight-year-old boy suspected of theft was forced to sit on hot tiles as punishment at Arvi in Maharashtra's Wardha district on Saturday. He has been admitted to a local hospital with burns....
16:17, 2019-06-17

Venezuela crisis pushes women into ‘forced motherhood’ Dr. Saturnina Clemente pulls up to the small clinic on the outskirts of Venezuela’s capital armed with one of the nation’s most sought-after commodities: Hormonal implants to prevent pregnancy...
09:17, 2019-08-21

SpaceX was forced to delay its Starlink mission yet again, but for a different reason Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: SpaceX was planning on launching a suite of 60 communications satellites last night but it was forced to scrub the mission and push it to a later date. That should probably sound familiar since that’s exactly what happened on Wednesday evening, an...
15:34, 2019-05-21

US and Taliban could be forced into awkward alliance to take out ISIS in Afghanistan It may have seemed inconceivable 18 years ago following the September 11 terrorist attacks and the invasion of Afghanistan, but the United States is inching closer to a peace agreement with the Afghan Taliban....
09:17, 2019-08-28

Cars Forced To Make Way For The Two-Wheel Revolution In Paris With the wind rushing through their hair, they zip past on bikes, electric scooters and mono-wheels, effortlessly passing lines of hot-and-bothered drivers stuck in the endless Paris traffic. In the......
10:17, 2019-07-14

Boris Johnson could be forced out as UK Prime Minister next week British Prime Minister Boris Johnson could be forced out of office next week as opposition lawmakers try to join forces to replace him with an interim administration in order to secure another Brexit delay....
22:17, 2019-09-28

Ex forced dog to poop on Park Ave pad’s carpets after breakup: suit He’s a walking advertisement for breakups gone wrong. An aging adman’s former boy toy is allegedly refusing to leave the spacious Park Avenue pad they shared — and has launched a harassment campaign in a bid to wring a financial settlement out of their split, according to a lawsuit. The choice weapo...
04:17, 2019-09-29

Murray bows out in Zhuhai, Tsitsipas forced to retire Australia's Alex de Minaur fought back from a set down to beat former world number one Andy Murray 4-6 6-2 6-4 in the last 16 of the Zhuhai Championships on Thursday....
20:51, 2019-09-26

Euro Papers: Joao Felix 'forced' into Man Utd transfer? "According to Portuguese paper Correio da Manhã, Jorge Mendes is attempting to force Joao Felix into accepting a transfer to one of Atletico Madrid or Manchester United..."...
14:51, 2019-05-21

UK's Eye On Indian Subcontinent Flights As It Tracks Forced Marriages With summer holidays beginning in Britain this week, officials are redoubling efforts at the border to stop young people being dragged into forced marriages....
00:51, 2019-07-18

T-Mobile says it can’t be sued by users because of forced-arbitration clause Enlarge / A T-Mobile store in New York City. (credit: Getty Images | helen89) T-Mobile US is trying to force customers into arbitration in order to avoid a class-action lawsuit that accuses the phone carrier of violating federal law by selling its customers' real-time location data to third partie...
20:51, 2019-07-09

U.S. Blocks Imports From 5 Countries Over Allegations of Forced Labor The Trump Administration is blocking shipments from a Chinese company making baby pajamas sold at Costco warehouses, after the foreign manufacturer was accused of forcing ethnic minorities locked in an internment camp to sew clothes against their will. The government is also blocking rubber gloves s...
18:51, 2019-10-08

San Francisco eyes forced treatment for mentally ill addicts SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco supervisors are considering a proposal to force drug addicts with serious mental illnesses into treatment. Mayor London Breed and other supporters of the proposal say the move known as conservatorship is necessary to help addicts who are often homeless and sufferin...
09:51, 2019-06-04

Rocket Lab forced to push back launch due to weather SpaceX might be the worldwide leader in commercial spaceflight — and get a whole lot of attention because of it — but it’s not the only private company vying for a slice of the pie. Rocket Lab, which was founded back in 2006, offers commercial flights into space as well, and its El...
10:00, 2019-08-17

Planned Parenthood president Leana Wen forced out by board Wen tweeted that the board ‘ended my employment at a secret meeting’, after she had been in the job for only eight monthsThe president of Planned Parenthood has been forced out of her position after only eight months on the job.Dr Leana Wen said in a statement she was forced out after “philosophical...
01:51, 2019-07-17

5 indicted in Wisconsin accused of forced immigrant labor Federal prosecutors indicted five people accused of forcing 14 Mexican immigrants to work in farms in Wisconsin "by means of serious harm and threats of serious harm."...
00:34, 2019-05-24

Trudeau denies Quebec MP forced out for not lauding him as feminist Eva Nassif told the Globe and Mail she wasn't nominated to run in the Vimy riding because she didn't publicly support Trudeau as a feminist after the SNC-Lavalin scandal....
23:51, 2019-09-25

Investigators say former DPS worker stole guns, ammo PHOENIX – A former supervisor in the Arizona Department of Public Crime Lab Firearms Section has been indicted on fraud and theft charges. According to the Arizona Attorney General’s Office, investigators believe Todd Whittard, 52, stole items that belonged to the department during his e...
12:34, 2019-06-18

UK consular worker Simon Cheng has been freed Police in Luohu, a district of Shenzhen, confirmed Simon Cheng's release on Saturday. He was freed "upon completing his term of detention" on August 24, police said in a statement posted to social media....
11:17, 2019-08-24

On Camera, BJD MP Slaps Party Worker On Stage Chandrasekhar Sahu, Member of Parliament (MP) of Biju Janata Dal (BJD) from Berhampur, has landed in a controversy after a video, in which he was seen slapping a party worker, has gone viral on social......
15:00, 2019-09-25

Watch: Chimpanzee pushes zoo worker during escape Security cameras at a Chinese zoo recorded footage of guests and employees running for safety while being chased by a chimpanzee that briefly escaped its enclosure....
21:51, 2019-07-12

| Kidnapped SA mine worker released in DR Congo A South African mine worker kidnapped in the Democratic Republic of Congo has been freed more than a month after he was snatched by an armed group in the country's restive east, local media reports....
09:00, 2019-09-07

New PM 'should lower migrant worker salary threshold' The Tory leadership hopefuls are facing pressure to lower the salary threshold for migrant workers from £30,000 to £20,000 to avoid skills shortages across the economy after Brexit....
14:51, 2019-07-17

City worker sentenced for stealing over $300K to put hex on her ex A former city Human Resources Administration employee who admitted to stealing more than $300,000 intended for needy New Yorkers — using a portion of the funds to arrange a “supernatural curse” to be placed on her ex-boyfriend — has been sentenced to two years in prison. Eliana Bauta, 36, admitted t...
00:00, 2019-07-18

Ex-cop claims co-worker raped and beat her for years The NYPD is conducting an internal investigation after a former cop claimed her superiors did nothing to address her complaints that she was allegedly raped and beaten by her co-workers in a Harlem precinct over a period of years. Maria Mendez claimed she was repeatedly raped and forced to perform v...
23:17, 2019-07-16

MTA worker secretly kept USPS job in case he didn’t like new gig An MTA worker was busted secretly holding onto his previous job with the USPS for months after he was hired — admitting he wanted to see if he liked the new role before giving it up, a watchdog report says. Carlyle Aris of Brooklyn began working as a track cleaner for New York City Transit......
02:34, 2019-08-09

Construction worker killed in accident at Disneyland ANAHEIM, Calif. — A construction worker has been killed in an accident at Disneyland. Authorities say the man was working around a trench at a backstage area at 3:19 a.m. Thursday and was hit by a large steel plate after a piece of equipment accidentally struck a cross beam and knocked it down. Anah...
07:51, 2019-08-30

U.S. Worker Productivity Is Revised Downward Slightly The improvement in U.S. worker productivity was slightly less robust than initially estimated in the first quarter, though the year-over-year gain was still the best in nearly a decade....
15:34, 2019-06-06

Bernie Sanders Takes on Walmart Over Worker Pay Sen. Bernie Sanders appeared at Walmart’s annual shareholder meeting on Wednesday to push the company to raise its minimum wage, the latest sign that the retail giant can’t fully shake a reputation—in some quarters—as a bad place to work....
21:51, 2019-06-05

Marking international day, UN experts call for urgent action to end racial discrimination, in wake of New Zealand anti-Muslim attack States must take urgent action, to “stem the tide of hate and discrimination” and ramping up of “ethno-nationalist populism”, which helped fuel the deadly shootings in two New Zealand mosques last Friday by a self-declared white supremacist, several top UN officials and human rights experts have str...
17:17, 2019-05-21

Trump names Bolton's deputy to be acting national security adviser; Muslim-American group derides choice A former member of the Reagan administration who has held executive positions with Boeing and Lockheed Martin was named Tuesday to be acting national security adviser following the departure of John Bolton....
12:00, 2019-09-11

NYC subway station evacuated after suspicious devices found Police say two suspicious objects that prompted an evacuation of a major lower Manhattan subway station are not explosives.        ...
05:00, 2019-08-17

Goodbye MetroCard, hello ... Omny? New York subway debuts tap-to-pay Passengers at 16 subway stations and all Staten Island buses can tap their way in with a contactless card or mobile payment serviceFor unseasoned passengers of the dilapidated New York City subway, successfully navigating the turnstile with a MetroCard on first swipe can be a fiddly art form – as de...
15:51, 2019-06-04

The Subway Series still gets Aaron Boone’s ‘juices flowing’ CLEVELAND — Introduced in 1997, interleague play has become jaded in some circles, but not in Aaron Boone’s mind. One day ahead of this season’s first taste of Mets-Yankees on Monday night at Yankee Stadium, Boone hasn’t lost his appetite for what the Subway Series offers. “I like it, 162-game seaso...
15:51, 2019-06-10

Tom Ford entices fashion crowd into an old subway station Tom Ford enticed the fashion crowd into an abandoned subway station downtown by serving up dumplings before a precarious three-story walk to the rails, and, yes, heels were involved...
12:34, 2019-09-10

Serial subway pervert indicted for groping an off-duty cop Serial subway predator Giovanni Verdelli — who has been arrested more than 70 times — was indicted Tuesday in connection with the sexual assault of an off-duty cop, prosecutors announced in Manhattan court. Verdelli allegedly slipped his hand under the traffic officer’s skirt and groped her on a Man...
03:17, 2019-07-03

Here’s how cops used a penis pic to bust NYC’s alleged subway menace He got done in by his dipstick. Cops were able to bust the alleged subway brake-yanker this week thanks to a cellphone-wielding straphanger — who caught the young man on camera “with his penis exposed” in a picture that was later used to identify him, prosecutors said Friday. The &...
12:17, 2019-05-25

Woman sporting yellow bra stabs man on subway: cops A woman sporting no shirt and a yellow bra stabbed a man on the subway in Midtown Tuesday afternoon, police and sources said. The attack went down around 1:10 p.m. when the victim, who is in his 30s, got into an argument with two people on a No. 4 train traveling south on the Lexington......
01:00, 2019-08-28

Mets-Yankees’ Subway Series opener rained out The Subway Series will launch with a doubleheader, albeit not of the funky two-stadium variety, on Tuesday. It’ll be a day-night twin bill at Yankee Stadium, with Game 1 set for 1:05 and Game 2 at 7:05, after the Yankees postponed Monday night’s contest due to inclement weather. The Yankees will kee...
06:00, 2019-06-11

Mets rally in 8th again, beat Yankees 4-2 in Subway Series Michael Conforto busted out of his slump in a big way, hitting a two-run double that snapped an eighth-inning tie and lifted the New York Mets over the Yankees 4-2 in their Subway Series opener at Citi Field       ...
14:17, 2019-07-03

NYC’s gross subway cars are actually getting worse – and causing delays It’s not just you — the subways really are getting grosser. Reports of “soiled” subway cars are on the rise, MTA data shows. So far, there have been 1,623 reports of dirty train cars through August of this year. In 2018, the MTA had 2,058 reports of soiled subway cars —...
02:34, 2019-09-10

Finding: Woman who fell in NYC subway died of natural causes NEW YORK (AP) — The New York City medical examiner has determined that a woman who fell down Manhattan subway stairs with her 1-year-old daughter died of natural causes. The medical examiner said on Monday that 22-year-old Malaysia Goodson’s death in January was caused by heart and thyroid pro...
17:00, 2019-06-11

Woman stabbed to death in Brooklyn subway station A woman was stabbed to death after a fight in a Brooklyn subway station Monday night, law enforcement sources said. The 30-year-old woman was in the mezzanine of the Sutter Avenue-Rutland Road No. 3 train station in Brownsville when she got into a fight with another woman, authorities said. The susp...
12:17, 2019-07-09

Mystery singer gives jaw-dropping performance in LA subway station A mystery woman captured the heart of the internet over the weekend, after Los Angeles police posted footage of her singing in a subway station. “4 million people call LA home. 4 million stories. 4 million voices…sometimes you just have to stop and listen to one, to hear something beauti...
00:17, 2019-09-30

Man struck by 7 train in subway tunnel between Manhattan, Queens A man was hit by a Manhattan-bound 7 train in the tunnel between Manhattan and Queens, the MTA said. The incident happened around 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, according to MTA officials. It’s unclear to MTA and police what the unidentified man was doing in the tunnels, authorities said. Manhattan-bound servic...
19:51, 2019-10-08

Subway creep busted after someone recognizes his smiling photo He’s not laughing anymore. A creep who followed a woman from a Bronx subway, lifted her skirt and then laughed when she confronted him was busted at a homeless shelter Monday — after somebody recognized him from a photo on The Post’s website, officials said. Travis Jones, 26, could...
23:17, 2019-07-16

Trump tweets he wants to help build long-promised Second Ave subway Plans for the line were first approved in 1929, but it took until 2017 -- and $4.5 billion -- to complete its first leg, from 63rd Street to 96th Street....
01:17, 2019-08-25

Man dressed as Stephen King’s Pennywise strolls through subway He takes “subway creep” to a whole new level. A magician dressed as Pennywise the clown from the Stephen King horror flick “It” strolled through a Manhattan L train Friday, clutching the chilling character’s red balloon and uttering his famous line, “We all float ...
22:17, 2019-08-26

Cuomo responds to Trump’s tweet about the Second Avenue subway Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday he was as puzzled as anyone by President Trump’s Saturday morning tweet pledging to help build the Second Avenue Subway — so he put in a call to US Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao. Trump on Saturday tweeted: “Looking forward to helping New Yor...
11:00, 2019-08-28

Puppy goes missing after getting loose on subway tracks in Midtown A dog got loose on subway tracks after running from its owner on a platform in Midtown Thursday evening, stalling trains as workers tried to rescue the pup, the MTA said. The 8-month-old cocker spaniel, Marley, fled into the tunnel between the Herald Square N/Q station and the 42nd Street station at...
07:51, 2019-05-24

Man stabbed in broad daylight on Manhattan subway train A straphanger was stabbed on a Manhattan train Friday afternoon, cops said. The attack happened just after 1 p.m. on a northbound 4 train, police said. The unidentified victim was stabbed in the belly during an argument with another man while the train was stopped at 125th Street and Lexington Avenu...
05:17, 2019-09-28

Suspected subway saboteur speechless as he’s hauled off in cuffs The accused serial subway brake yanker who is being eyed for causing as many as 750 train delays was speechless as he was hauled out of a Manhattan police station in cuffs Friday morning. Isaiah Thompson, 23, was arrested just before midnight Thursday at his Bedford-Stuyvesant home for allegedly pul...
18:17, 2019-05-24

Alleged Subway Brake-Puller Supervillain Has Been Caught A suspect has been arrested in the subway brake-puller case, according to NBC New York and confirmed by Jalopnik. The brake-puller, whose actions were first reported by Jalopnik on Wednesday, has delayed at least 750 trains over recent months with reckless and infuriating behavior....
21:00, 2019-05-24

NY Senator urges Assemblywomen to fight against subway perverts A state senator from Brooklyn and Staten Island who has long fought against recidivist subway gropers on Saturday urged her female counterparts in the Assembly to pass her “Subway Grinder Bill,” which would stiffen penalties for the worst repeat offenders. Responding to The Post’s ...
07:17, 2019-06-30

Suspect in custody over fatal Brooklyn subway stabbing A woman has been taken into custody as a suspect in the fatal stabbing of a straphanger at a Brooklyn subway station, law enforcement sources told The Post Tuesday. Police were grilling the 20-year-old suspect, who was picked up early Tuesday and brought to the 73rd Precinct station house, sources s...
21:17, 2019-07-09

Woman hit by subway train on Upper East Side A woman jumped in front of a subway train on the East Side Monday afternoon, landing in the hospital, authorities said. The southbound No. 6 train struck the unidentified woman at the 96th Street station just before 12:30 p.m., according to police. The train motorman told police he saw the women jum...
21:17, 2019-09-16

State AG probing subway flood that swept man off his feet State Attorney General Letitia James on Friday launched an investigation into claims that builders of a luxury high-rise were responsible for the deluge that flooded a Long Island City subway platform Wednesday night — sweeping a man off his feet just as a train came in. The indoor tsunami occurred ...
00:34, 2019-07-20

Woman woke up on subway to creep with hand in her pants A woman woke up on the Q train to a creep with his hand in her pants in Brooklyn, cops said Sunday. The 23-year-old woman told police the disturbing encounter happened at about 3 a.m on June 2 while heading southbound near the Stillwell Avenue stop, cops said. The woman screamed when she woke up......
01:01, 2019-06-17

Sex offender busted for rubbing genitals against woman on subway A subway pervert was arrested for rubbing his genitals on a woman during a packed ride between Brooklyn and Manhattan after his victim identified him on surveillance video, cops said Thursday. The 32-year-old woman was on the 4/5 subway in Atlantic Terminal on June 26 when Level 2 sex offender Roger...
03:00, 2019-07-19

Video: NYC commuters take down man for shoving straphanger onto subway tracks Wild video obtained exclusively by The Post shows a group of good Samaritans banding together to bring a crazed subway maniac to justice — after he allegedly stole a cellphone, then shoved someone onto some Manhattan subway tracks during the Thursday morning rush. The clip shows a half-dozen brave s...
21:34, 2019-08-01

‘Pole Dancing Rat’ steals the show on NYC subway train Step aside, Chinese Takeout Rat — there’s a new rodent superstar taking the subway by storm. The Instagram account @SubwayCreatures shared a video Thursday of a rat bumping and grinding on the poles of a Manhattan Transit Authority F train with its 1.4 million followers. The internet — follow...
18:34, 2019-05-30

One dead, two injured in Seattle subway station shooting A shooting at a Seattle subway station has left one person dead and two injured, police told The Seattle Times. Two suspects were being sought early Sunday, officials said. The gunfire rang out on the northbound tunnel platform of the Link light rail’s Westlake station at 9:20 p.m. local time....
09:34, 2019-09-14

Yankees get back at Mets to wrap up Subway Series Until next year. They shared a city spotlight for the last two days, but the Mets and Yankees probably won’t be mentioned in the same sentence again this season. The best the underwhelming Mets can say is they played .500 over four Subway Series games in 2019. Their chance at winning the season seri...
08:51, 2019-07-04

Rape reported at West Village subway station A 19-year-old woman was allegedly raped by a stranger on the staircase of the West Fourth Street-Washington Square subway station in the West Village early Tuesday morning, police sources said. The woman said she was on the staircase around 3:40 a.m. when an unknown man came up behind her, pulled do...
04:00, 2019-05-30

Woman hit by subway after leaping in front of train: cops A woman jumped in front of a subway train on the East Side Monday afternoon, landing in the hospital, authorities said. The southbound No. 6 train struck the unidentified woman at the 96th Street station just before 12:30 p.m., according to police. The train motorman told police he saw the woman jum...
05:51, 2019-09-17

Newly renovated subway station has already sprung a leak The downtown platform at the MTA’s freshly renovated 72nd Street subway station on the B and C line flooded during Monday and Tuesday’s torrential rainstorms, photos and video show. It was one of a cadre of subway stations remodeled on the governor’s orders as part of a billion-dollar “Enhanced Stat...
01:00, 2019-06-12

Accused Bronx subway pervert turns himself in to cops The perv who exposed his genitals to a bystander on the subway last week has turned himself in, according to cops. A 28-year-old passenger was seated on a northbound 6 train at 125th Street and Lexington Avenue about 10 p.m. Sept. 6 when Matthew Cespedes, 22, of the Bronx was allegedly pleasuring hi...
01:17, 2019-09-19

Woman stabbed in dispute on Brooklyn subway platform A 23-year-old woman was stabbed at a subway station in Brooklyn on Friday afternoon during an argument with a couple, police said. The woman was on the platform of the Utica Avenue subway station in Crown Heights around 2:27 p.m. when she and the pair began bickering and their dispute turned violent...
01:17, 2019-08-03

Subway crime on the rise; cops blame Blas The city’s subway system has seen increases in four major crimes so far this year, including murder and rape — as cops say they feel “handcuffed” from cracking down. Through August, the system logged two murders and two rapes after logging only one slaying and not a single rape at the same point in ...
07:00, 2019-09-23

NYC's automated subway routing had glitches for 'months' before Friday When New Yorkers were stuck without access to multiple subway lines for 90 minutes on July 19th, that was really just the culmination of ongoing woes. The City has obtained Metropolitan Transportation Authority reports showing that the NYC subway sys......
07:51, 2019-07-23

Chinese subway stations now let you pay for tickets by scanning your face Facial recognition technology is used across China for everything from identifying criminals to measuring students’ attention in class. Now, it has debuted a system in its subway that lets you use your face as a ticket. A report from South China Morning Post suggests the subway system in the souther...
16:17, 2019-09-23

Homeless subway singer offered recording contract The homeless woman who went viral after she was filmed singing in a Los Angeles subway has been offered a recording contract, according to US media reports....
08:34, 2019-10-03

Serial subway perv chased down, tased by cops A serial subway masturbator who has been repeatedly spotted touching himself while sucking his thumb in the city’s transit system has been nabbed. James Hunt — one of the worst in the dirty dozen transit deviants profiled by The Post in March — was chased down and tased after resisting arrest ...
00:51, 2019-07-22

Subway train’s radio went down moments after Bronx dad’s suicide Train crew members were unable to communicate via radio in the moments after a suicidal dad threw himself in front of an oncoming train with his 5-year-old daughter in his arms, The Post has learned. An internal New York City Transit report obtained Tuesday shows that crew members had to use their M...
18:51, 2019-09-24

Cops looking for subway creep who took video up woman’s skirt A perverted creep held his cellphone under a woman’s dress aboard a No. 7 train in Queens and recorded illicit video, police said Monday. The suspect approached the 30-year-old woman on June 30 at about 10 p.m. on the northbound train near the 45th Road-Court House Square stop and recorded und...
05:17, 2019-07-23

Switch failure snarls subway service in Brooklyn Subway service on several numbered lines will be disrupted during the Monday-evening rush hour, the MTA warned — after the same lines ground to a halt during Friday’s commute. As of 5 p.m., no 2 and 5 trains were running in Brooklyn due to a switch malfunction between Franklin Avenue and...
05:17, 2019-07-23

Subway saboteur strikes again, arrested Friday for ‘surfing’ Accused subway saboteur Isaiah Thompson — who authorities say has caused more than 700 commute-crushing delays since March by pulling train brakes — was arrested again on Friday for yet another transit-related incident, police said. Thompson, 23, turned himself into police following his ...
20:00, 2019-08-03

New York police looking for men who allegedly forced goat to drink beer Authorities in New York are looking to identify a group of men captured on surveillance video breaking into a Long Island nature preserve in February and forcing a goat to drink beer....
00:17, 2019-06-28

Gay World of WarCraft guild forced to change name because of user complaints Enlarge / What's to become of the WoW Classic guild "GAY BOYS"? (credit: Aurich Lawson / Blizzard) Public scrutiny of game developer Blizzard's relationship with free speech was already high this week. It intensified on Thursday, but the latest Blizzard story has nothing to do with punishing playe...
14:17, 2019-10-11

Stressed out Facebook monitors forced to toil in filth: report The contract workers tasked with keeping Facebook free of disturbing content — including beheadings and child pornography — are often forced to toil in unsafe, filthy working conditions, a new report has found. Employees at a Tampa, Fla., office of Cognizant, an agency Facebook contracts to police t...
01:00, 2019-06-20

How Venezuela’s Political Crisis Is Pushing Women Into ‘Forced Motherhood’ (CARACAS, Venezuela) — Dr. Saturnina Clemente pulls up to the small clinic in the impoverished Caucaguita neighborhood armed with one of Venezuela’s most sought-after commodities: Hormonal implants to prevent pregnancy. In a country where contraceptives are in short supply, word in the s...
21:00, 2019-08-21

Shady ticket resale companies forced to shell out $1.5M in settlement Sneaky ticket resale companies are on the hook for $1.55 million after duping customers into buying tickets the firms didn’t even have, according to a settlement announced Wednesday. State Attorney General Letitia James’ office sued companies TicketNetwork and Ticket Galaxy along with th...
04:17, 2019-07-11

College football coach forced us into apartment hell: player A football coach in California is accused of charging players up to $400 to live in an off-campus apartment packed with as many as 30 athletes — and allowing four students to live in the team’s locker room this semester. Carlos Woods, head football coach at Los Angeles Pierce College, was plac...
22:51, 2019-10-11

Company making Costco pajamas flagged for forced labor The Trump Administration is blocking shipments from a Chinese company making baby pajamas sold at Costco warehouses after the manufacturer was accused of forcing ethnic minorities to sew clothes against their will....
00:00, 2019-10-09

Kevin Spacey accuser may be forced to testify about missing cellphone Massachusetts judge has ordered the accuser, his parents and his lawyer to appear in court if phone wanted by lawyers is not foundThe man who accused Kevin Spacey of groping him at a bar could be forced to testify about what happened to a cellphone wanted by lawyers for the Oscar-winning actor.A Mas...
16:17, 2019-07-08

One dead as tourists forced to flee into the sea after Italian volcano erupts A VOLCANO on the island of Stromboli has erupted, leaving at least one person dead, with tourists reportedly throwing themselves into the sea in panic....
04:00, 2019-07-04

Forced Stake Sale Behind Fall, Says Yes Bank After Shares Plunge 23% Yes Bank said on Wednesday that the steep fall in its shares the previous day was primarily on account of forced stake sale by a large shareholder. The statement from the private sector lender came a......
18:34, 2019-10-02

Norway Politician Forced Sex on Asylum Seekers, Court Finds Svein Ludvigsen, a former fisheries minister and regional governor, was sentenced to five years in prison for exploiting his power, forcing three young men from Asia and Africa to have sex with him....
01:00, 2019-07-05

Facebook can be forced to remove illegal content worldwide: EU court Facebook can be ordered to police and remove illegal content worldwide, Europe’s top court said on Thursday, in a landmark ruling that rights advocates say could allow authoritarian regimes to silence critics. The ruling came just a week after the same court told Google that it does not have to appl...
20:34, 2019-10-03

He was abducted and forced into a deadly scheme to extort marijuana from his father Young entrepreneur Curtis Jenkins III from Camden was kidnapped and killed after being lured to Fairview address, authorities say.        ...
23:51, 2019-07-05

Pakistan Judge "Forced" To Convict Nawaz Sharif, Says Daughter Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz leader Maryam Nawaz has released a video clip purportedly showing an accountability court judge allegedly confessing that he was "blackmailed and forced" to convict former......
15:17, 2019-07-07

Facebook Can Be Forced to Delete Content Worldwide, E.U.’s Top Court Rules The decision that individual countries can order Facebook to take down posts globally sets a benchmark for the reach of European laws governing the internet....
21:34, 2019-10-03

Sex cult leader who branded victims and forced them to have abortions caged THE vile mastermind of a cult who branded his victims with his initials, kept them on a starvation diet and ordered them to have sex with him has been found guilty....
04:17, 2019-06-20

Popular Tucson restaurant, temple forced to close after fire TUCSON — Sharon Cooksey’s husband noticed a car was on fire Tuesday night, just feet away from where their restaurant and spiritual temple, Govinda’s has stood in midtown since 1992. “People were in the restaurant, it was a crowded evening,” Cooksey said. “People ...
08:17, 2019-07-06

Europe's top court: Facebook can be forced to remove content worldwide Europe’s top court ruled Thursday that a European judge can order Facebook and other online companies to remove content or block access to the photos, videos, or posts in question worldwide....
00:34, 2019-10-04

3 Hospitals in Alabama Forced to Turn Patients Away After Ransomware Attack Three hospitals in Alabama remained closed Wednesday “to all but the most critical new patients” due to a ransomware attack that disrupted medical care. “A criminal is limiting our ability to use our computer systems in exchange for an as-yet unknown payment,” the DCH Health ...
20:34, 2019-10-02

Moroccan king ill, forced to miss Chirac funeral service Doctors have advised Morocco's King Mohammed VI to rest for several days to recover from a viral lung infection that forced him to miss a remembrance ceremony in Paris for France's late president Jacques Chirac, the palace said on Sunday....
22:17, 2019-09-29

9,000 People Forced to Evacuate Over Wildfire in Spain’s Canary Islands (LISBON, Portugal) — An out-of-control wildfire in Spain’s Canary Islands was throwing flames 50 meters (160 feet) into the air on Monday, forcing emergency workers to evacuate more than 9,000 people, authorities said. The blaze — described by the local fire department as “a ...
19:17, 2019-08-19

1 in 16 American Women Were Forced or Coerced Into Sex as Teens, Study Finds (CHICAGO) — The first sexual experience for 1 in 16 U.S. women was forced or coerced intercourse in their early teens, encounters that for some may have had lasting health repercussions, a study suggests. The results were published Monday in JAMA Internal Medicine. The experiences amount to ra...
07:00, 2019-09-17

StockX forced password resets after 'suspicious activity' alert For all the sneakerheads and hypebeasts out there, if you received an email from StockX asking you to reset your password, then it was probably authentic. The online marketplace told Engadget in a statement that it was "recently alerted to suspicious......
05:51, 2019-08-02

Raptors forced to regroup after letting NBA title slip from their grasp Canadian basketball fans did not wake up on Tuesday nursing hangovers from a championship celebration but rather with a mild sense of panic after the Toronto Raptors missed a chance to clinch a maiden NBA title....
00:00, 2019-06-12

US ministry accused of luring homeless people into forced labor Leaders from the organization were arrested on charges of conspiracy, forced labor, document servitude and benefits fraudA dozen leaders of a California-based ministry were arrested on charges that they used homeless people as forced labor, holding them in locked group homes and forcing them to panh...
12:51, 2019-09-12

California Church Leaders Lured Homeless Into Forced Labor, U.S. Says A dozen leaders of a California-based ministry have been accused of forcing vulnerable people to panhandle “for the financial benefit of the church leaders,” federal prosecutors said....
08:00, 2019-09-12

After being forced to cut prices in China, Apple still hasn't learned its lesson Apple's new iPhone 11 range commands a premium of up to 23% in China. While that's lower than the previous generation, analysts say that could hurt sales in China....
11:34, 2019-09-11

Evgeni Malkin forced Penguins to choose between him and Phil Kessel It was one or the other, and the Penguins chose the one they knew the best. Rising tension reportedly forced the club to choose between two of their biggest stars as Evgeni Malkin and Phil Kessel could apparently no longer co-exist. So after a tumultuous season when the team got swept in the first r...
20:17, 2019-09-11

California church leaders arrested for forced labor of homeless Authorities arrested a dozen leaders of a California-based church who have been accused of subjecting dozens of homeless people to forced labour and holding them against their will, prosecutors said....
13:00, 2019-09-11

Sao Miguel das Missoes Brazil, A Mission Forced to Abandon its Converts Brazil is a huge country, well known for its carnivals, rich coffee, fantastic soccer players, and diverse heritage. One of its most remarkable archaeological sites is the São Miguel das Missões. This is an extraordinary example of 18th century architecture in the southern state of Rio Grande do Sol...
20:17, 2019-06-01

Lawyer calls for action as more disabled Mounties allege they were forced out “If you are maintaining a list of people wronged by the RCMP, please add my name" — a Global News investigation has sparked new concerns about Mountie dismissals....
00:17, 2019-06-02

Kevin Durant forced to leave Game 5 of NBA Finals with injury Durant, who had been out since May 8 with a calf strain, returned to the starting lineup with his team down 3-1 in the series against the Toronto Raptors....
07:34, 2019-06-11

New Yorkers would pick Gillibrand over de Blasio in 2020 — if forced to choose It would be no contest if New York Democratic voters had to choose just between the two hometown candidates running for president — Mayor Bill de Blasio and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand. Gillibrand trounces de Blasio 56 percent to 25 percent, with the rest of the Democrats undecided, according to a hypot...
19:51, 2019-06-10

IndiGo Passengers 'Forced' To Sit In Plane Overnight In Mumbai: Report Aviation regulator DGCA will probe the alleged incident of budget carrier IndiGo forcing the passengers of its Jaipur-bound flight to sit in the stranded aircraft at Mumbai Airport on Wednesday night,......
11:51, 2019-09-05

Brazilian women wanted to be K-pop stars but were forced into prostitution, police say A group of Brazilian women who traveled to South Korea hoping to join its multibillion-dollar K-pop industry instead found themselves trafficked into prostitution, according to South Korean police....
09:17, 2019-09-04

ESA forced to redirect satellite after SpaceX ignores collision risk You’d never be able to tell from the ground, but the area around Earth is getting a bit crowded. Fully functional satellites from NASA, the European Space Agency, and other groups have to regularly account for all manner of manmade space junk, and occasionally they even have to dodge one anoth...
20:51, 2019-09-03

In Drought-Hit Beed, Locals Forced To Drink Contaminated Water In the drought-hit Beed district of Maharashtra, cases of water-related diseases have gone up in the last couple of months. Amid water shortage, people here say they are forced to drink contaminated......
16:17, 2019-06-07

VSCC forced into rare event cancellation due to lack of entries The Vintage Sports-Car Club has been forced to cancel a race meeting due to a lack of entries for what is believed to be the first time in its 85-year history...
06:17, 2019-09-18

Dubai princess seeks forced marriage protection order The estranged sixth wife of the ruler of Dubai, Princess Haya bint al-Hussein, applied in a London court Tuesday for a forced marriage protection order....
20:34, 2019-07-31

Family forced to flee $11,000-a-month pad because of animal poop: suit The wafting scent of animal poop turned an $11,000-a-month Manhattan pad into a virtual pet-store toilet — and sent the occupants fleeing, a lawsuit claims. The Kahn family began leasing an apartment at luxury building 10 Madison Square West in August 2017. After returning from a trip abroad in the ...
01:51, 2019-09-29

Senators ask CBP to block imports of cocoa made with forced labor Senators Sherrod Brown of Ohio and Ron Wyden of Oregon urged the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency to block the import of cocoa made with forced labor in a letter published on Tuesday....
01:17, 2019-07-17

Exiled Hong Kong protesters forced to demonstrate from abroad Dozens of young Hong Kong demonstrators have been forced to leave the city due to fears over their security. Two pro-democracy leaders say they will continue their advocacy in exile....
22:51, 2019-09-25

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe's husband fears she will be forced to confess British-Iranian woman held by Revolutionary Guards in mental hospital in TehranThe husband of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, the British-Iranian woman detained in Tehran, says he is becoming increasingly worried she is being pressured to sign a forced confession after she was moved to an isolated ward i...
14:00, 2019-07-17

Plane forced to make emergency landing after passenger lights up An unruly pot-smoking passenger forced an American Airlines plane into an emergency landing Friday night when he tried to light a doobie in the cabin. The flight from Arizona to Minnesota was diverted to Colorado at around 6:30 p.m. when the man began to behave aggressively and punched another passe...
14:34, 2019-09-22

Woman billed $105,000 after 'dangerous' behavior forced flight diversion A passenger whose "extremely disruptive behavior" caused a flight to be diverted with a military escort has been sent a bill for £85,000 ($105,000) and permanently banned from the airline....
15:51, 2019-07-18

Brazilian women promised K-pop fame were forced into prostitution: police A group of Brazilian women who traveled to South Korea hoping to join its multibillion-dollar K-pop industry instead found themselves trafficked into prostitution, according to South Korean police....
08:17, 2019-09-04

Huawei forced to launch Mate 30 phone without Google apps New Android smartphone falls foul of trade war and Trump’s blacklisting of Chinese firmThe launch of Huawei’s latest smartphone, the Mate 30, has been hampered by the ongoing trade war between China and the US, which has resulted in Google pulling its apps and services from the company’s new devices...
03:51, 2019-09-20

Facebook forced to take action against fraudsters peddling fake Libra It’s barely been a month since Facebook unleashed its cryptocurrency Libra into the wild and published its whitepaper. But already, the social media giant has been forced to address a growing number of fake communications associated to its digital asset. Around a dozen “fake accounts, pages, and gro...
15:00, 2019-07-23

3 Forced To Consume Human Excreta On Suspicion Of Witchcraft In Jharkhand Three people were allegedly forced to consume human excreta in Jharkhand's Giridih town last week on the suspicion of practising witchcraft, the police said on today....
14:34, 2019-07-23

UK extremely concerned about jailed British-Iranian aid worker Britain is extremely concerned about the welfare of the jailed British-Iranian aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe and wants to see her released, a spokesman for Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday....
14:51, 2019-07-17

| Israel expels Filipino worker with Israeli-born son: NGO A Filipino migrant worker and her Israeli-born teenage son were in the process of being deported from Israel, an NGO lobbying for children of migrants has said....
22:17, 2019-08-12

Fake Fed Ex worker busted for Brooklyn home invasion One of the two home invaders who posed as a Fed Ex worker and bound a Brooklyn family before robbing them of more than $50,000 in cash and $80,000 worth of jewelry was busted by cops Tuesday, authorities said. The suspect, 53-year-old Santiago Mateo of the East Village, was arrested after cops were ...
07:00, 2019-10-09

AFL-CIO chief says USMCA faces defeat without more worker safeguards AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka echoed concerns from key House Democrats about Mexico's enforcement of labor reforms as part of a new North American trade agreement....
20:34, 2019-10-09

Caesars executive fired after ex-worker suit: sources Casino chain Caesars has fired a top executive who was accused of terminating an underling who complained about his “making out” with another underling. Caesars terminated Regional President Kevin Ortzman after the lawsuit, filed by Jocelyn Agnellini Allison, triggered an internal investigation, two...
20:51, 2019-08-13

Former child refugee tracks down aid worker who gave her a bike Mevan Babakar uses Twitter to find man whose gift brought her joy more than 20 years agoA former child refugee is to meet the camp worker who gave her a bike, after her online callout to find the man who brought her joy went viral.Mevan Babakar, 29, lived in a refugee camp in the Netherlands after s...
04:17, 2019-08-14

Zionism row council worker was unfairly fired, says tribunal A council worker filmed at a pro-Jeremy Corbyn demonstration saying that Zionists "collaborated" with the Nazis was wrongly sacked, an employment tribunal has ruled....
17:17, 2019-07-12

Hotel worker 'prevents potential mass shooting' A potential mass shooting may have been prevented in California after a hotel employee reported a disgruntled colleague who had threatened to shoot everyone he saw in the building, police have said....
04:17, 2019-08-23

Connecticut man accused of killing Anguilla hotel worker says he'd 'do it again' The Connecticut man about to stand trial in Anguilla for killing a resort worker maintained Monday that he was defending himself and his daughters from a "crazed and desperate" attacker and said he's looking forward to clearing his name....
19:51, 2019-08-20

Man Shot Dead In Bengal's Nadia, BJP MP Says He Was Party Worker A grocer was shot dead in front of his wife by unidentified men in West Bengal's Nadia district, the police said on Saturday. Haralal Debnath, 52, was shot dead at Habibpur on Friday night, a police......
18:34, 2019-10-12

Worker bees forgo sleep to care for young New research suggests brood-tending bumble bee workers sleep much less than other bees, even forgoing sleep to care for offspring that is not their own....
08:00, 2019-10-04

NYC worker ignores homeless man during outreach after vagrant killings Troubling video shows a city employee dispatched to Chinatown in the wake of deadly attacks on four sleeping vagrants handing out mental health pamphlets to random people on Tuesday — and completely ignoring a homeless man napping on a nearby bench. The worker and two others from the Department of H...
02:00, 2019-10-09

Gas explosion destroys house, kills utility worker Authorities say a gas explosion destroyed a Southern California home and killed a gas company worker on Monday. More than a dozen others were injured in the blast in Murrieta. (July 15)        ...
11:00, 2019-07-16

Former Political Worker Shot At By Terrorists In Kashmir's Anantnag Terrorists on Saturday opened fire at a former People's Democratic Party worker in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir, leaving him injured, police said....
02:00, 2019-10-06

Charity worker jailed after swindling £550,000 from disabled Londoners A charity worker who swindled disabled Londoners out of more than £500,000 by funnelling their money into his own bank account has been jailed for five years....
13:34, 2019-09-25

Ex-U.N. aid worker jailed in Nepal for sexually abusing boys A court in Nepal has sentenced a former UN aid worker from Canada to nine years in jail on charges of sexually abusing two boys, a court official said on Tuesday....
14:34, 2019-07-09

Do I want to work for that CEO? New rules show the gap between chief executive, worker pay Publicly owned companies now must reveal how wide a gulf exists between the compensation earned by average workers compared to their CEOs       ...
21:17, 2019-07-08

Inmate may have killed Tennessee prison worker while escaping Authorities are on the hunt for a dangerous inmate who broke out of a Tennessee prison on his birthday Wednesday — and may have killed a state Department of Corrections employee. Department of Corrections administrator Debra Johnson, 64, was found dead around 11:20 a.m. Wednesday in her home a...
05:17, 2019-08-08

Uber Says It Will Not Change Driver Status Under California Gig-Worker Law The company said that a bill state lawmakers passed this week to extend minimum wage and other protections to independent contractors does not apply to its drivers....
00:00, 2019-09-12

Islamist militants kidnap at least one NGO worker in Nigeria, sources say Islamist insurgents have kidnapped at least one person working for an international aid organization, Action Against Hunger, in northeastern Nigeria, sources said on Friday....
15:17, 2019-07-19

Saudi princess tried in absentia over alleged attack on worker Princess Hassa accused of getting bodyguard to beat man for taking photo in Paris homeThe sister of the crown prince of Saudi Arabia is going on trial in absentia in Paris accused of conspiring to kidnap and beat a worker who was refurbishing her luxury apartment in Paris.Hassa bint Salman’s French ...
21:17, 2019-07-09

Factbox: California's gig worker law could sting 'last mile' delivery A new California law designed to limit the use of "gig" workers threatens to drive up labor costs for companies that rely on inexpensive freelance drivers to make fast deliveries of everything from restaurant meals to household goods....
23:00, 2019-09-20

Maintenance worker dies in fire in underground vault PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona’s largest utility says one of its workers died over the weekend while doing maintenance in an underground vault. Fire crews had responded to an explosion in the vault late Sunday night in downtown Phoenix and saw flames coming out of a manhole. Arizona Public Service Co....
17:51, 2019-07-01

"Should Be Appreciated": UP Minister On Government Worker Tying Shoelace A minister in the Uttar Pradesh government courted controversy after he was seen getting his shoelace tied by a government employee at a yoga event on Friday....
07:00, 2019-06-22

The world is my office: why I chose to become a digital nomad worker From copywriters to computer programmers, people with online-based jobs are seizing the chance to take their work on their travelsI dismissed the idea at first. Over a picnic in south London’s Brockwell Park last May my friend Tom asked whether I had ever considered leaving the UK behind and continu...
16:00, 2019-05-21

Kay Jewelers splits with worker who banned armed deputy STATESVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Kay Jewelers has split with a North Carolina store manager who wouldn’t allow a deputy to pick up an engagement ring because the deputy was wearing his service weapon. The Charlotte Observer reports the store said on Facebook Thursday that the Statesville worker is no ...
15:51, 2019-06-07

Kosovo releases Russian U.N. worker detained by police Kosovo released a Russian national working for the United Nations on Tuesday, the United Nations mission in Kosovo said, after Moscow demanded that Pristina release him....
15:51, 2019-05-28

In Japan, It’s a Riveting TV Plot: Can a Worker Go Home on Time? On this show, a 30-something project manager in the famously overworked nation wants nothing more than to get out of the office and into her favorite bar for happy hour....
20:34, 2019-06-18

Chinese dissidents are being executed for their organs, former hospital worker says Zheng Qiaozhi — we will call him George — still has nightmares. He was interning at China’s Shenyang Army General Hospital when he was drafted to be part of an organ-harvesting team. The prisoner was brought in, tied hand and foot, but very much alive. The army doctor in charge sliced him open from ...
17:00, 2019-06-01

Bullring worker gored to death at Spanish festival Horrifying footage shows a huge bull charging straight at a bullring worker — killing him instantly as he was gored through the neck. The bull ran out in front of cheering spectators on Sunday at an annual festival in Zamora, Spain, after being released by a torilero, the name for workers who open t...
21:17, 2019-06-17

KOA fires white worker who pulled gun on black visitors A white manager of a Mississippi campground has been fired after video showed her holding a gun while telling an African American couple to leave because they did not have a reservation....
07:34, 2019-05-29

Day care worker accused of hitting, shaking children ORMOND BEACH, Fla. — Authorities in central Florida say a former day care worker has been arrested after being caught on security video hitting, slapping and shaking children. The Daytona Beach News-Journal reports 65-year-old Katherine Weitz was arrested Monday and has since been released from jail...
14:17, 2019-06-06

Bodega worker fatally stabbed after confrontation outside store An upper Manhattan bodega worker was fatally stabbed following a confrontation outside the store Wednesday night, police said. The 28-year-old man was stabbed in the chest during an argument with a group of people gathered outside of Dyckman Kwik Stop in Inwood about 8 p.m., police said. Before the ...
10:34, 2019-06-20

Man threatens to harm worker’s child during bodega robbery Cops are looking for a man who threatened to harm a Brooklyn bodega worker’s child, then swiped hundreds of dollars from her after she refused to break his $100 bill. The stranger entered Blanquita’s Deli & Grocery on 18th Avenue in Bensonhurst twice shortly before 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, May...
01:51, 2019-06-06

Serial subway brake-yankers are using a master key to open doors The “morons” who have been yanking emergency brakes on subway trains somehow got their hands on a master key to access the locked cabs where they’re housed, NYC Transit President Andy Byford said Wednesday. Byford said MTA and NYPD officials are working on determining exactly how m...
00:34, 2019-05-23

Top NYPD detective calls subway assault video ‘sickening’ New York City’s top detective on Wednesday called newly released video of a man being savagely beaten on a subway train “sickening,” as he revealed new details about the horrific attack. “What you heard was sickening. You heard people joking about the beating,” NYPD Chief of Detectives Dermot Shea s...
00:34, 2019-05-23

2 women, including one wearing just a bra, stab 2 men in separate subway attacks Two women — one wearing just a yellow bra as a top — knifed two men in separate subway attacks in Manhattan Tuesday, police said. In the first stabbing, Danzena Moore, 26, knifed a 27-year-old man in the stomach at about 4:35 a.m. in the mezzanine of the Union Square station, cops said. Moore was......
11:00, 2019-08-28

Have You Learned Nothing, People? Stop Telling Bill de Blasio to Fix the Subway Bill de Blasio is the Mayor of New York, or so we are told. He rarely shows up to work and often appears disconnected and bored from the day-to-day duties of running America’s largest city. He is so disinterested in the city, in fact, that he has decided to run for president even though nobody else...
15:51, 2019-06-04

MTA creating task force to deal with subway homeless crisis The MTA is launching a task force dedicated to combating the growing homeless crisis in the city’s subways, the agency announced Wednesday. The task force, expected to be created in the coming days, will design a plan centered on “housing alternatives and increased resources” in an effort to s...
02:51, 2019-07-25

NYPD busts repeat city subway criminal, wants him banned A recidivist robber and subway sex offender released from jail earlier this summer has been busted — and police want to keep him out of the system for good, a high-ranking NYPD official said Wednesday. Santiago Gonzalez, 71, was arrested Tuesday after trying to steal cash out of a straphanger’...
15:00, 2019-09-05

Person of interest in rice cooker subway scare in custody The person of interest who sparked an evacuation in Lower Manhattan in the rice cooker subway scare has been apprehended, cops said Saturday. The arrest unfolded around 1 a.m. in the Bronx, where police also took a shopping cart into evidence, cell phone video shows. The Friday morning incident sen...
15:34, 2019-08-17

Veteran transit supervisor seriously injured after falling onto subway tracks A veteran transit worker was seriously injured when he fell onto the tracks at a Bronx subway station early Friday, MTA officials said. The 54-year-old transit supervisor was overseeing track work in the southbound D train tunnel at 161st Street station – Yankee Stadium station at about 3 a.m....
19:00, 2019-09-06

Notorious subway perv held on $100,000 bail at Manhattan arraignment He won’t be riding the trains any time soon. The serial subway predator who’s been arrested more than 70 times — including on Friday for assaulting an off duty-traffic cop on an L train — was held on $100,000 bail at his Manhattan arraignment early Saturday morning. Paroled sex off...
14:01, 2019-06-29

Suspect in New York City subway scare apprehended by police A man blamed by New York City police for leaving two kitchen appliances resembling pressure cookers in a subway station, causing chaos for commuters during Friday morning's rush hour, has been apprehended, authorities said on Saturday....
19:00, 2019-08-17

Man miraculously survives fall in front of Harlem subway train A Manhattan straphanger fell into the path of an oncoming train Friday afternoon — and miraculously survived with minor injuries, cops and fire officials said. The unidentified victim was on the platform waiting for the southbound 2/3 train at 125th Street in Harlem just before 1 p.m. when he accide...
12:00, 2019-10-05

MTA chairman calls for banning serial perverts, thugs from the subway MTA chairman Pat Foye on Wednesday called for lawmakers to not only ban serial perverts from the subway — but also repeat thugs and pests. “The MTA and the NYPD need the ability to ban criminals from our subway system if they are engaging in behavior that puts our employees or public at risk,”...
21:00, 2019-05-22

Three subway pervs wanted for groping female riders: cops Police on Wednesday released photographs of three perverts who inappropriately touched females — including two teenagers — in separate incidents while riding on subways through Manhattan....
22:51, 2019-06-12

Dad jumps in front of subway train while holding 5-year-old daughter A father jumped in front of an oncoming No. 4 train in the Bronx holding his backpack-wearing 5-year-old daughter Monday morning in a suicide attempt, killing himself and injuring the child, police and witnesses said. The incident happened around 8 a.m. at the elevated Kingsbridge Road station in th...
17:51, 2019-09-23