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Judge loses it after NYCHA lawyers shift lead poisoning blame to residents

8 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

NYCHA residents should have known that their kids would get lead poisoning in the city's public-housing complexes - just look at how crummy the apartments are, the scandal-scarred agency's lawyers bizarrely claim in new court documents. The assertion surfaced in Manhattan federal court Thursday - and made a judge go ballistic. “Are you really asserting...
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Plane landing at Newark airport blows tires, skids on runway

Plane landing at Newark airport blows tires, skids on runway

Authorities say a plane blew tires while landing at Newark airport, sending it skidding across the runway before coming to a halt. Read more ...

O.J. Simpson is now on Twitter and says he's 'got a little getting even to do'

O.J. Simpson is now on Twitter and says he's 'got a little getting even to do'

Fresh off nearly a decade in prison, O.J. Simpson launched a new Twitter account Friday night with a selfie video in which he says he's "got a little getting even to do." Read more ...

Notre Dame Cathedral to hold first Mass since fire

Notre Dame Cathedral to hold first Mass since fire

It's been two months since a massive fire ravaged the iconic cathedral. Read more ...

Babe Ruth jersey auctioned for record $5.64 million

Babe Ruth jersey auctioned for record $5.64 million

The Babe knows how to bring in a buck. A jersey worn by Yankees icon Babe Ruth around 1928-30 sold for $5.64 million, a record price for sports memorabilia, during the Babe... Read more ...

Postal worker caught on camera throwing Florida family's packages

Postal worker caught on camera throwing Florida family's packages

A U.S. Postal Service worker in Florida was caught on camera throwing a family's Amazon packages at their front door. Read more ...

Home invasion suspect with machete wound on the loose after walking out of...

Home invasion suspect with machete wound on the loose after walking out of hospital

Orange County authorities are looking for the suspect in a Mebane home invasion who walked out of the hospital Friday evening after an 11-year-old with a machete thwarted his... Read more ...

Retired UNC professor goes missing during Hudson River marathon swim

Retired UNC professor goes missing during Hudson River marathon swim

A swimmer from North Carolina went missing Friday in the Hudson River during a marathon swim, police said. Read more ...

5 people injured by runaway golf cart at US Open, officials say

5 people injured by runaway golf cart at US Open, officials say

A vendor was loading the golf cart with boxes when one of them fell onto the accelerator, officials said. Read more ...

India to slap tariffs on 28 US products on Sunday - statement

India to slap tariffs on 28 US products on Sunday - statement

India said it will on Sunday impose higher tariffs on 28 US products, including almonds, apples and walnuts, in response to Washington's withdrawal of key trade privileges for... Read more ...

Oklahoma Jimmy Buffett fans mysteriously fall ill while vacationing in...

Oklahoma Jimmy Buffett fans mysteriously fall ill while vacationing in Dominican Republic

A group of Jimmy Buffett-diehards from Oklahoma were sick as hell in paradise - the latest in an ever-growing list of tourists to be sickened during a jaunt to the Dominican... Read more ...