Fireworks retailers outside NYC see massive jump in sales

Fireworks retailers outside NYC see massive jump in sales

Fireworks sellers outside of New York City are seeing “an exponential increase in business” as the explosives continue to rock Big Apple streets each night and cause an unprecedented amount of complaints about the fiery racket, retailers told The Post.  “We’re going through massive quantities of inventory, it’s just way bigger than anything we’ve experienced … Read more

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Judge compares ‘bomb throwing’ lawyers to Weather Underground

Judge compares 'bomb throwing' lawyers to Weather Underground

A federal appeals court judge on Tuesday compared the two lawyers accused of tossing a Molotov cocktail into an empty cop car to Weather Underground radicals who accidentally blew up a Greenwich Village townhouse in 1970. Judge Gerard Lynch made the comparison as attorneys for accused bomb-throwers Colinford Mattis and Urooj Rahman argued for their … Read more

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Activists tried to set up cop-free ‘BHAZ’ outside White House

Activists tried to set up cop-free 'BHAZ' outside White House

WASHINGTON — Welcome to Anarchy, DC. This is what it looked like as protesters in the capitol tried unsuccessfully to create an anarchic, cop-free zone outside the White House on Monday night — momentarily barricading a city block which they dubbed the “Black House Autonomous Zone,” or “BHAZ.” Seemingly inspired by a similar, violence laden … Read more

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Missing Amish teen never returned home after church service

Missing Amish teen never returned home after church service

Pennsylvania authorities are searching for an Amish teen who vanished after attending Sunday church services, reports said. Linda Stoltzfoos, 18, never returned to her family’s home in the rural village of Bird-in-Hand in Lancaster County, NBC affiliate WGAL reported. “There’s no reason to believe that she wanted to leave,” East Lampeter Township Police Department officer … Read more

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Fireworks show torments NYC as protesters demand crackdown

Fireworks show torments NYC as protesters demand crackdown

Someone set off an elaborate late-night fireworks show on a Brooklyn street — just as scores of drivers fed up with the illegal pyrotechnics honked their horns outside Gracie Mansion to disrupt Mayor Bill de Blasio’s slumber, dramatic video posted to Twitter shows. The video, tweeted by Masha Protasova around 12:30 a.m. Tuesday and taken … Read more

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Shaun King’s calls to remove Jesus statues led to death threats

Shaun King's calls to remove Jesus statues led to death threats

Podcaster Shaun King griped Tuesday about getting a flood of death threats after demanding statues showing a light-skinned Jesus be pulled down — calling them “a gross form [of] white supremacy.” “Yes, I think the statues of the white European they claim is Jesus should also come down. They are a form of white supremacy. … Read more

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