Trump pardons former White House strategist Steve Bannon

President Trump on Tuesday night pardoned former top campaign aide and White House strategist Steve Bannon, who was arrested for an alleged scam involving private donations to build a border wall with Mexico. Reuters cited senior administration officia...

More than 1.5 billion face masks will pollute oceans this year, report says

More than 1.5 billion disposable face masks will wind up in the world’s oceans this year — polluting the water with tons of plastic and endangering marine wildlife, according to a Hong Kong-based environmental group. A report by OceansAsia ...

Off-duty Pennsylvania cop charged in boozy tire-slashing spree

A Pennsylvania cop has been charged in an off-duty, tire-slashing spree that allegedly took place after a bartender in the city where he works refused to serve him any more drinks. Pittston Police Officer Dion Fernandes, 44, was identified through cell...

Some Republicans ready for Supreme Court fight after Ruth Bader Ginsburg death

The death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Friday gives President Trump the opportunity to solidify the high court’s former 5-4 conservative majority — and some Republican senators have said they’re eager to help him do...

Prison-bound Sheldon Silver threatens to punch out Post photographer

Crooked ex-pol Sheldon Silver almost added assault to his criminal record on Monday evening — when he blew his stack at a Post photographer. The prison-bound former state Assembly speaker emerged from his apartment building on Manhattan’s L...

Cop’s wife dies while trapped in rear of sweltering police SUV

The wife of a Florida cop died after getting trapped inside his police SUV as the temperature outside soared into the 90s, according to a report Monday. Clara Paulino’s fingerprints were found all over the interior of the Ford Explorer following ...