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 2019-02-16 17:17 

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Body of naked man identified 23 years after being found on island...

A man whose naked body was found on an island off Connecticut nearly 23 years ago was finally identified this week through a new search of an updated national fingerprint database. But the man, Landberto Quintero, remains a mystery to authorities. Norwalk...

 2019-02-16 17:13 

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Rodions Kurucs on how his play style differs from Kristaps Porzingis...

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Nets rookie forward Rodions Kurucs was to have dinner with Kristaps Porzingis later this season. Then his fellow Latvian got traded. Then the Knicks canceled their "Latvian Heritage Night'' later this month. Kurucs, who...

 2019-02-16 16:50 

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Mexico's killer meth is sweeping through America — and ruining lives...

ASHTABULA, OHIO — Bart Strickler drank his first beer at 9, smoked his first joint at 10. By the time he was in middle school he'd already done acid, cocaine, LSD, Quaaludes and anything else he could get his hands on. "I shouldn't be he...

 2019-02-16 16:36 

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Lee Radziwill, socialite and sister of Jackie Kennedy, dead at 85...

The younger sister of Jackie Kennedy Onassis, had suffered from age-related disease in recent years, but was still in good health....

 2019-02-16 15:38 

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HBO Sets 'Barry' Season 2 Premiere Date...

Bill Hader stars as a depressed, low-rent hitman from the Midwest....

 2019-02-16 15:29 

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Islamic State's 'caliphate' is on the brink of defeat in Syria...

NEAR BAGHOUZ, Syria — U.S.-backed fighters in Syria are poised to capture Islamic State's last, tiny enclave on the Euphrates, the battle commander said on Saturday, bringing its self-declared caliphate to the brink of total defeat. Jiya Furat s...

 2019-02-16 15:22 

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Video captures insane 47-car pile-up on icy Missouri highway...

Dramatic video of a deadly 47-car pile-up showed pure chaos on a snow-covered Missouri highway Friday. One person was killed and at least seven others injured in the mayhem, according to police. Images posted to Twitter showed multiple vehicles speeding i...

 2019-02-16 15:08 

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How a fat computer geek became the Jeff Bezos of the dark web...

In September of 2009, crime boss Paul Le Roux summoned an operative for a face-to-face meeting, forcing him to make an 18-hour trip through four airports before landing in Hong Kong, arriving exhausted and dehydrated. The operative — codenamed "...

 2019-02-16 14:47 

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Why fraternities can be a good thing for young men...

A few years ago, a college sophomore in upstate New York learned that his father was in the ICU after suffering a heart attack. During a "gavel session," a fraternity ritual during which members took turns sharing personal matters, he told his cha...

 2019-02-16 14:13 

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The best books of the week...

Early Riser Jasper Fforde (fiction, Viking) Each winter, the human population hibernates for four months. Charlie Worthing is a Winter Consul, one of the few people in charge of keeping everyone safe while they sleep. But then people start having dreams t...

 2019-02-16 14:05 

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Jussie Smollett Hires Prominent Defense Lawyer After "New Evidence" Forces Chicago Police To Release Suspects...

Smollett hired Michael Monico, who recently defended former Trump attorney Michael Cohen in the Mueller investigation....

 2019-02-16 13:15 

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Pence rebukes European powers over positions on Iran, Venezuela...

MUNICH Vice President Mike Pence rebuked European powers over Iran and Venezuela on Saturday in a renewed attack on Washington's traditional allies, rejecting a call by Germany's chancellor to include Russia in global cooperation efforts. Describi...

 2019-02-16 13:04 

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India's semi high-speed train breaks down a day after launch...

NEW DELHI India's first locally built semi high-speed train broke down early on Saturday on its way back to New Delhi from Varanasi in northern Uttar Pradesh, a day after its inauguration by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The Vande Bharat Express can r...

 2019-02-16 09:22 

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Vatican defrocks former US Cardinal McCarrick over sex abuse...

ROME — The Vatican says Pope Francis has defrocked former U.S. Cardinal Theodore McCarrick after Vatican officials found him guilty of soliciting for sex while hearing Confession. The punishment announced on Saturday for the once-powerful prelate an...

 2019-02-16 09:15 

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Yankees' Aroldis Chapman hopeful but wary about left knee...

TAMPA — The Yankees spent freely this winter to bring in Adam Ottavino and bring back Zack Britton to reinforce their bullpen, but Aroldis Chapman's left knee will play a major role in just how well their relief corps performs. The left-hander s...

 2019-02-16 08:58 

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8 miners rescued in Zimbabwe; others remained trapped...

KADOMA, Zimbabwe — Eight artisanal miners who were trapped underground for several days after heavy flooding in Zimbabwe have been rescued, though some of their co-workers are still missing and feared dead. Rescuers on Saturday pulled the exhausted,...

 2019-02-16 08:48 

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Knicks likely will be trying to land two of these six Special K's...

With cap space for two max contracts, the Knicks will try to land two of the six Special K's on the free-agency market: Kevin Durant, Kawhi Leonard, Kyrie Irving, Kemba Walker, Klay Thompson and Khris Middleton. They're all in Charlotte for All-St...

 2019-02-16 08:28 

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'Big set of cojones': Edwin Diaz bringing fearless mindset to Mets...

PORT ST. LUCIE — Edwin Diaz has a big set of cojones, The Post has confirmed. Back in December, when the Mets acquired the All-Star closer as part of a blockbuster trade with the Mariners, I tracked down Noel Sevilla, the scout for Seattle who signe...

 2019-02-16 08:11 

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Police employee charged with selling department-owned guns...

HALLENDALE BEACH, Fla. — Authorities say a Florida police employee sold department-owned guns and other equipment to a pawn shop. Broward County jail records show that 33-year-old Yan Kleyman was arrested Friday and charged with dealing in stolen pr...

 2019-02-16 08:08 

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Yankees pitcher Danny Farquhar throws first bullpen session since brain hemorrhage...

TAMPA — Danny Farquhar threw a bullpen session Friday, his first since suffering a life-threatening brain hemorrhage caused by a ruptured aneurysm during a game with the White Sox on April 20 of last year. The session was another step in the right-h...

 2019-02-16 07:35 

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What Chris Mullin and St. John's must do to keep top NYC talent...

It happened this week for Georgia. It happened in November for Memphis. It happened last year for Indiana and Vanderbilt. It's the big star staying home for college, eschewing the established national powerhouses for the local school — but it...

 2019-02-16 07:20 

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New father Dellin Betances will report to Yankees early next week...

TAMPA — Dellin Betances will get his initial taste of spring training Monday, according to Aaron Boone. "We are expecting him to fly down Sunday night,'' the Yankees manager said of the right-handed reliever, whose wife, Janisa, delivere...

 2019-02-16 07:11 

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How former walk-on willed his way to stardom at LIU Brooklyn...

Raiquan Clark was desperate. High school had passed and a scholarship hadn't surfaced. Division I teams showed interest, but produced no offers. The ever-popular prep school route only stretched his confusion another year. "I was just wondering wh...

 2019-02-16 06:39 

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Mets bullpen pair out to prove they still belong...

PORT ST. LUCIE — Drew Smith and Tyler Bashlor benefited from the Mets' early nosedive last season, receiving extended major league opportunities, and this spring both will attempt to show they belong on an Opening Day roster. With two or three o...

 2019-02-16 06:20 

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Judge: Hernandez's child can't sue NFL over brain disease...

PHILADELPHIA — The 6-year-old daughter of the late NFL player Aaron Hernandez missed a 2014 deadline to opt out of the league's concussion settlement and can't separately pursue a $20 million suit over his diagnosis of a degenerative brain d...

 2019-02-16 05:58 

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Filip Chytil sent to Rangers bench because play 'has slipped'...

BUFFALO — Being 19 years old and a talented first-round draft selection doesn't get you a pass. Not for an indefinite period of time, that is. Not with David Quinn behind the bench. As such, the coach handed Filip Chytil the short straw for Frid...

 2019-02-16 05:45 

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Cory Schneider wins first game in more than a year...

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Nico Hischier scored 3:19 into overtime, Cory Schneider got his first win in nearly 14 months and the New Jersey Devils rallied to beat the Minnesota Wild 5-4 on Friday night. Hischier, Marcus Johansson and Kyle Palmieri each had a...

 2019-02-16 05:28 

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Why this underrated AAF team is such an attractive play...

For last weekend's debut of the Alliance of American Football, none of the opening spreads were more than five points. This week, none are fewer than six. We see something similar (though not as drastic) every year between Week 1 and Week 2 of the NFL...

 2019-02-16 05:10 

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar finds time to mock Knicks' title drought...

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, the Hall of Famer and Power Memorial graduate out of Harlem, took a jab at the Knicks in marveling at their championship drought dating to 1973. "The last [time] they won a championship, I was playing in Mi...

 2019-02-16 05:05 

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What SEC heavyweights must show bettors to prove they're elite...

Saturday's must-see, litmus-test thriller in college basketball features No. 1 Tennessee visiting No. 5 Kentucky (ESPN, 8 p.m.). Both teams are deep in the discussion for first and second seeds in the NCAA Tournament. Both, however, have critics sugge...

 2019-02-16 04:49 

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Upstate New York house fire claims lives of dad, four daughters...

WATERTOWN, N.Y. — Four children and their father were killed in a fire that ripped through their northern New York home. Hundreds of people gathered in Watertown for a vigil Friday night to Aaron Bodah and daughters Skylar, Erin, Alexa and Merissa. ...

 2019-02-16 04:44 

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Aurora gunman Gary Martin was longtime employee who was being fired...

The gunman who killed five people and wounded five police officers in an Illinois factory was a longtime employee there who was being fired on Friday, authorities said. Gary Martin, 45, a 15-year employee of the Henry Pratt Co. warehouse in Aurora, pulled...

 2019-02-16 04:26 

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Matt Kuchar finally paid up, but it may already be too late...

This just in from the better-late-than-never department: Matt Kuchar came to his senses and has vowed to pay the caddie he stiffed three months ago in Mexico the fair wage he deserved in the first place. The question now for Kuchar is whether the damage d...

 2019-02-16 04:09 

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Someone stole this guy's car while he was asleep in the back...

NEWARK, Del. — A man's nap in the back of his car in Delaware turned into a nightmare after the car he was sleeping in was stolen and crashed. Musician Justin Koerner told the News Journal he had spent a night playing music with friends, went to...

 2019-02-16 03:51 

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Unopened 'Super Mario Bros.' from 1985 sells for over $100K...

An unopened 1985 copy of the iconic "Super Mario Bros." video game has been sold for $100,150. The sale set a new world record for a graded video game, according to Heritage Auctions, which participated in the purchase. The classic Nintendo title ...

 2019-02-16 03:23 

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Steph Curry's mom hits ridiculous, Steph Curry-like shot...

We knew Stephen Curry's shot ran in the family. Father Dell Curry was a longtime NBA star. Brother Seth Curry is in the 3-point contest with Steph. But now, during All-Star Weekend in their hometown, mother Sonya Curry is showing why she shouldn't...

 2019-02-16 03:06 

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Mattel shares plummeted to lowest in 20 years...

Mattel shares had their worst day in 20 years, plunging as much as 23 percent after management warned it expects ho-hum sales and margins this year. The news — revealed at a closed-door meeting with analysts on Friday — was whiplash for Wall S...

 2019-02-16 03:06 

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Alexandar Georgiev dazzles again as Rangers ease past Sabres...

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Rookie Alexandar Georgiev stopped 31 shots, including 13 in the final period, and the Rangers rolled to a 6-2 win over the Sabres on Friday night. Vladislav Namestnikov scored twice in the final four minutes, while also adding an ass...

 2019-02-16 02:54 

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Alleged attackers 'have a relationship' with Jussie Smollett...

Two Nigerian brothers who "have a relationship" with "Empire" star Jussie Smollett have been arrested in the alleged hate attack....

 2019-02-16 02:38 

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Ken Griffin banked a whopping $870M in 2018...

Looks like Ken Griffin can afford his penchant for buying homes at record-setting prices after all. The billionaire investor behind Chicago trading firm Citadel — who last month purchased the priciest home ever in the US — pocketed a whopping ...

 2019-02-16 02:34 

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Beto O'Rourke is being a hypocrite about the border wall...

Donald Trump has a lot of things going for him, a sense of humor, a willingness to say whatever is on his mind, but his best asset is his ability to turn his opponents into absolute idiots. There used to be something called the Monster Raving Loony Party ...

 2019-02-16 02:24 

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Mets to market to millennials for '69 club's 50th anniversary...

The New York Mets are gearing up for the golden anniversary of their 1969 World Series win — with a marketing push that's aimed at social media-obsessed millennials. In a little-noticed filing last week with the US Patent and Trademark Office, t...

 2019-02-16 02:18 

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Portland police commander exchanged friendly texts with far-right leader...

A police commander in Portland, Oregon, has exchanged friendly text messages with a leader of far-right protests that have rocked the city, a move that a local city council member says points to a cozy — and unsettling — relationship between s...

 2019-02-16 02:08 

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg returns to work after lung cancer surgery...

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was back at work Friday after missing oral arguments for the first time in 25 years in January while recovering from lung-cancer surgery, a court official said. The 85-year-old jurist was in attendance for the cou...

 2019-02-16 02:05 

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Mom's rotting body concealed with 66 air fresheners: cops...

The discovery of a 78-year-old woman's rotting body in a rocking chair led authorities to arrest her daughter, according to officials. Jo-Whitney Outland, 55, was charged Monday after her mom was found dead surrounded by 66 air fresheners at their hom...

 2019-02-16 01:56 

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Justin Thomas tied for lead at rainy Riviera, Tiger Woods nine back...

LOS ANGELES — Justin Thomas put together enough birdies in a cold rain at Riviera Country Club to reach 10-under and share the lead with Adam Scott when the second round of the Genesis Open was halted by darkness. Thomas, who opened with a 66 earlie...

 2019-02-16 01:30 

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Payless ShoeSource to shutter all of its remaining US stores...

Payless ShoeSource is shuttering all of its 2,100 remaining stores in the U.S. and Puerto Rico, joining a list of iconic names like Toys R Us and Bon-Ton that have closed down in the last year. The Topeka, Kansas-based chain said Friday it will hold liqui...

 2019-02-16 01:26 

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What Dennis Smith Jr. is looking to do to take it to the next level...

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Dennis Smith Jr. has already had his conversation with Nate Robinson, who was a great champion with the Knicks. Slam-Dunk champion, that is. Robinson was a three-time winner. "Nate The Great" was never charged with leading ...

 2019-02-16 01:09 

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Mueller's office recommends Manafort spend more than 19 years in prison...

WASHINGTON — Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort could spend more than 19 years in prison on tax and bank fraud charges. That's according to a court filing Friday by special counsel Robert Mueller's office that lays out how federal ...

 2019-02-16 01:04 

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The unspoken style rules for stars hitting the Oscars red carpet...

The Oscars are the most glam night of the year. But just because you have an invite — or a nomination — doesn't give you license to rock the fanciest frock you can find....

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