Woman caught violating Hawaii’s self-quarantine order

Woman caught violating Hawaii's self-quarantine order

A woman who traveled to Hawaii was caught defying the state’s quarantine order by posting photos of herself at the beach two days after arriving, officials said. Alyza Alder, of Arizona, who went to Hawaii on May 6, was arrested Wednesday at a fast-food restaurant she got a job at in Laie, the governor’s office … Read more

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NY’s highest court knocks lawmaker Seawright off ballot over snafu

NY's highest court knocks lawmaker Seawright off ballot over snafu

The state’s highest court knocked three-term Upper East Side Assemblywoman Rebecca Seawright off the Democratic and Working Families ballot lines amid the coronavirus pandemic for failing to file cover sheets with her paperwork – opening the door for Republican candidate and residential doorman Louis Puliafito to secure the seat. The Court of Appeals, in a … Read more

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Khashoggi’s killers spared from execution after sons forgive them

Khashoggi's killers spared from execution after sons forgive them

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — The family of slain Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi announced Friday they have forgiven his Saudi killers, giving legal reprieve to the five government agents who’d been sentenced to death for an operation that cast a cloud of suspicion over the kingdom’s crown prince. “We, the sons of the martyr … Read more

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NY outsources jobs to process 2 million jobless insurance claims

NY outsources jobs to process 2 million jobless insurance claims

While millions are out of work in New York, the Cuomo administration is paying people from out-of-state low wages to process their unemployment claims, the Post has learned. One of the firms doing the work for the state Labor Department, Provalus, has offices in Jasper, Texas; Manning, South Carolina; and Brewton, Alabama — and it pays … Read more

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Pakistani airliner with 107 people aboard crashes in Karachi

Pakistani airliner with 107 people aboard crashes in Karachi

A Pakistani airliner with more than 100 people aboard crashed in the southern city of Karachi on Friday, according to reports. Images aired on national TV showed the Pakistan International Airlines flight, an Airbus A320, had slammed into a residential area. “The plane crashed in Karachi. We are trying to confirm the number of passengers … Read more

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When will NYC reopen for shopping and tourism? 

When will NYC reopen for shopping and tourism? 

On March 22 at 8 p.m., the city that never sleeps was sent into hibernation when Gov. Andrew Cuomo forced all non-essential businesses to shut down. The billboards of Times Square have continued to sparkle, but there have been few visitors to take in the sight – save for the visiting doctors and nurses in … Read more

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