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Cornell defends BIPOC-only rock-climbing class after online uproar

5 days ago   |   By New York Post

Cornell University offered the rock-climbing course "for people who identify as Black, Indigenous, Latinx, Asian, or other people of color."
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Private eye tried to ‘shake down' client after murder exoneration: prosecutors

Private eye tried to ‘shake down' client after murder exoneration: prosecutors

A retired NYPD detective-turned-private eye was indicted Monday in an alleged failed "shakedown" of a former client whose murder conviction he helped overturn, prosecutors said. Read more ...

FBI agent who strangled his lover the true-crime plot of new Emilia Clarke movie

FBI agent who strangled his lover the true-crime plot of new Emilia Clarke movie

“Above Suspicion,” in theaters Friday, is a tragic tale of how FBI agent Mark Putnam's ambition and informant Susan Smith's wild infatuation collided with deadly consequences. Read more ...

Teachers union chief Randi Weingarten defends use of 1619 Project in schools

Teachers union chief Randi Weingarten defends use of 1619 Project in schools

The head of the American Federation of Teachers defended the use of the controversial "1619 Project" in public schools Monday and said it was being misinterpreted. Read more ...

Knicks set up for perfect way to end playoff drought

Knicks set up for perfect way to end playoff drought

Tuesday night at Staples Center would be the perfect time and place to do it. Read more ...

US Coast Guard ship fires warning shots in encounter with Iranian boats

US Coast Guard ship fires warning shots in encounter with Iranian boats

U.S. officials say a group of 13 armed speedboats of Iran's Revolutionary Guard made "unsafe and unprofessional" high-speed maneuvers toward U.S. Navy vessels in the Strait of... Read more ...

Brief cool down moving into New Mexico!

Brief cool down moving into New Mexico!

Joe Diaz has your forecast for Monday, May 10th. Read more ...

Worcester business owners excited for WooSox home opener

Worcester business owners excited for WooSox home opener

Some Worcester business owners say the day before the inaugural game at the brand-new Polar Park feels like Christmas Eve. Read more ...

2 women killed in weekend shootings in Orange County

2 women killed in weekend shootings in Orange County

Two women were killed in Orange County over the weekend in different places, seemingly unrelated. Officials with the Orange County Sheriff's Office said both of the women had... Read more ...

High corn prices may cause problems for Iowa farmers

High corn prices may cause problems for Iowa farmers

High prices are projected for corn and soybeans in Iowa, but the price boost could mean trouble for farmers and consumers. Read more ...

Operation Getaway: Learn about local Native Americans at SunWatch Village

Operation Getaway: Learn about local Native Americans at SunWatch Village

Archeologists discovered a well-preserved Ft. Ancient village in Dayton dating back 800 years. Read more ...