Chris Cuomo offered rare COVID plasma in 2020, emails reveal

Chris Cuomo offered rare COVID plasma in 2020, emails reveal

At the height of the pandemic, the CEO of New York’s blood bank personally offered a coronavirus-stricken Chris Cuomo special access to an experimental therapy — virtually unobtainable by anyone unrelated to then-Gov. Andrew Cuomo, emails reveal. The half-billion-dollar New York Blood Center’s boss, Chris Hillyer, offered “convalescent plasma” to the then-governor’s CNN host brother … Read more

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Eric Adams defends cops in Bronx gun arrest of rapper

Eric Adams defends cops in Bronx gun arrest of rapper

Mayor Eric Adams issued a full-throated defense of a pair of NYPD officers Thursday, saying they shouldn’t be “demonized” — days after one of the cops’ statements about a teen rapper’s arrest were “wholly discredited” by a Bronx judge.  Speaking at an unrelated press conference, Adams weighed in on the gun bust of Camrin Williams, … Read more

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Serial killer, 83, indicted on murder charges

Serial killer, 83, indicted on murder charges

An 83-year-old serial killer charged with dumping her gal pal’s dismembered body on a Brooklyn street was indicted on murder charges Thursday, prosecutors said. Harvey Marcelin, a transgender woman, was already jailed on a charge of concealing a human corpse after cops nabbed her getting rid of the remains on surveillance video — and later … Read more

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Equinox co-founder owes construction developer 4.5M: lawsuit

Equinox co-founder owes construction developer 4.5M: lawsuit

One of the sibling co-founders of Equinox cheated a construction company out of nearly $4.5 million in two Westchester development projects, new court papers allege. Vito Errico — who founded the upscale gym chain with siblings Lavinia and Danny in the early 1990s — hired small business owner Gioncondo “Jack” DiPietro and his company DiPietro … Read more

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NYC schools ramping up vaccine campaign for 5 to 11 year olds

NYC schools ramping up vaccine campaign for 5 to 11 year olds

The Department of Education is ramping up its vaccination push for kids aged 5 to 11 with new efforts to help educate students and their families, officials announced Thursday. The DOE plans to launch informational town halls on COVID-19 jabs — along with robo-call campaigns and pop-up vaccine sites in neighborhoods with low shot rates. … Read more

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Mayor Adams unveils plan to ‘reboot’ NYC’s post-pandemic economy

Mayor Adams unveils plan to 'reboot' NYC's post-pandemic economy

Mayor Eric Adams announced an economic development plan Thursday intended to “reboot” commercial activity in the five boroughs, promising not to allow the city to “stumble” into the post-pandemic era. During a press conference in the Bronx, Adams touted a new 63-page economic recovery blueprint as he vowed to improve the Big Apple’s economy as it rebounds … Read more

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NYC St. Francis Prep School school gets anonymous $1 million donation

NYC St. Francis Prep School school gets anonymous $1 million donation

It’s like mana from heaven! St. Francis Preparatory School in Queens has been gifted with a $1 million donation from an anonymous graduate — the largest windfall in the storied institution’s history. The Fresh Meadows school — which counts NFL coaching legend Vince Lombardi, former Yankees manager Joe Torre and famous NYPD whistleblower Frank Serpico … Read more

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NYC Mayor Adams decries homeless shelter failings exposed by Post

NYC Mayor Adams decries homeless shelter failings exposed by Post

Mayor Eric Adams decried as “unacceptable” the safety woes of the Big Apple’s homeless shelter system and its failure to make on-site mental health services widely available, promising to personally conduct surprise inspections at facilities. The mayor’s remarks Thursday came in response to a series of articles in The Post this week that highlighted the … Read more

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