Paris attacker was known to cops as a terror threat

Paris attacker was known to cops as a terror threat

French authorities say the man who rammed a car full of explosives into a police van on the Champs-Elysees Monday was already flagged as a potential terrorist, according to reports. The attacker was a 31-year-old man from the...

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Owner of giant viral lobster is pissed at the TSA

The owner of a giant lobster that went viral on Twitter after a grinning TSA agent posed with it this week says the image of the airport worker manhandling his mammoth mollusk really stuck in his craw, according to a new report...

EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on chemical ban

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration’s top environmental official met privately with the chief executive of Dow Chemical shortly before reversing his agency’s push to ban a widely used pesticide after health studies showed it...

Pregnant woman fatally shoots boyfriend in YouTube prank gone wrong

A 22-year-old Minnesota man was shot and killed by his pregnant girlfriend during a fame-seeking YouTube stunt gone awry. While trying to rack up views and subscribers, Pedro Ruiz instructed his girlfriend to shoot a .50 caliber...

Mom’s boyfriend gets life for ‘Baby Doe’ murder

A Massachusetts man was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison in the killing of a 2-year-old girl who became known as Baby Doe after her remains washed up on the shore of a Boston Harbor island. Michael McCarthy, 37, will be...

De Blasio makes first remarks on subways since derailment

Mayor de Blasio didn’t respond to the train derailment in Harlem, but he said Wednesday he feels the pain of straphangers who are suffering through erratic subway service almost every day. “Like every New Yorker, I am feeling it...