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Tourist mistakes Richard Gere for beggar, gives him cold pizza

A French tourist listened to her heart when she offered her pizza to a man spotted rummaging through trash in the streets of New York, not realizing it was Richard Gere making a movie. Karine Valnais Gombeau, a 42-year-old Parisian, spotted the actor, a knit cap pulled down over his…

Bernhard Goetz, ’80s NYC ‘subway vigilante’, arrested on pot dealing charge

Bernhard Goetz, a figure of New York City’s troubled past, was arrested Saturday evening on charges of attempting to sell marijuana to an undercover police officer, multiple New York media sources have reported. According to the New York Post, police arrested Goetz at 15th Street and Fifth Avenue near his…

Rowdy teens’ parents threaten ex-NFL player for outing their vandalism of his house

Parents of some of the teenagers allegedly responsible for trashing former NFL player Brian Holloway’s home have threatened to sue him for revealing their identities online, the New York Post reported on Friday. “You would not believe the calls that have come in, threatening to firebomb me or hurt or…

Plastic surgeon defends finder’s fee reward for a ‘size 0 or 2′ wife to CNN

The hosts of CNN’s New Day did their journalistic best to investigate a New York City plastic surgeon who has resurfaced after a New York Post report on his exacting dating specifications and the rewards for prospective matchmakers. “Genuinely, I want to get married,” Dr. Emil Chynn said in a…

New York man hospitalized after starting racially-based confrontation

A New York City man was hospitalized after allegedly instigating a confrontation by hurling racist slurs at two black restaurant patrons on Friday. WCBS-TV reported that the altercation took place at a Greenwich Village restaurant after the unidentified victim, described by witnesses as being drunk at the time, knocked into…

New York man electrocutes himself urinating on subway rail

A 30-year-old man died from electrocution early Monday morning while urinating on the subway tracks in a Brooklyn, New York subway station, the New York Post reported. Police said the victim, Matthew Zeno, and a friend walked onto the tracks while looking for a place to relieve themselves around 3…

Airport security boss fired after mass email photo of his genitals

A security supervisor at JFK Airport in New York City was fired after mistakenly emailing a photo of himself naked from the waist down to about 20 colleagues and supervisors, the New York Post reported on Monday. Gerard Robson was quickly suspended from his job as a project manager at…

Queens police officer kills wife and self with shotgun over dinner dispute

An off-duty New York City police officer murdered his wife with a shotgun outside their home in Queens, Wednesday, then went inside and turned the weapon on himself. According to the New York Post, the murder-suicide took place at around 7:30 in the evening after the officer’s wife returned home…

Chris Christie reveals he had weight loss surgery

New Jersey’s Gov. Chris Christie (R) revealed Monday that he underwent gastric band surgery in February of this year in order to lose weight. According to the New York Post, the outspoken Christie was thinking less of a bid for higher office than he was his ability to be around…

Pedalling myths: The anti-bike lobby is flat out of plausible arguments

Oliver Burkeman: With the ‘bikelash’ reduced to incoherent rants, pro-car common sense is losing traction. Allow me to ride to the rescue If you hold the view that bikes, and bike lanes, are among the greatest evils threatening society today, you might at first have been pleased to see this week’s…

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