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Straphanger shot during rush-hour robbery attempt in Union Square station

A Manhattan straphanger was shot in a robbery attempt aboard a train at the Union Square subway station during the evening rush Monday, law-enforcement sources said. The attack happened on an uptown train shortly before 5 p.m. when the suspect demanded the 42-year-old victim’s cell phone — and shot him in the left leg when...
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Frank Vogel blocked Halsey’s view at Lakers game and she was not happy
Halsey has a bone to pick with Lakers coach Frank Vogel after he blocked their view during Sunday's game.
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Jen Shah’s former designer Koa Johnson says she ‘threw a chili bowl’ at him
"In real life, there are moments when she’s always screaming," Johnson said of the "RHOSLC" star in a new Hulu doc. "She's actually worse off-screen."
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Who is Sandra Mason? Barbados' First President as Island Ends British Rule
The former jurist will become the island's first president on Tuesday as the country becomes a republic.
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Oklahoma Guardsmen Denied COVID Mandate Exemption, Despite 13 Percent Not Wanting Vaccine
Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin denied Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt's request to exempt his state's national guard from military-wide COVID vaccine requirements.
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See why Zac Bell is the ‘Hockey Jedi’
The Force is with this hockey star. Social media has dubbed Zac Bell, 20, the “Hockey Jedi,” for his out-of-this-world skills with a puck and stick. While head injuries kept him from going pro, the Canadian athlete found success through trick shots. “This is how I stay involved with the game I love so much....
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Couple Arrested After Leaving Quarantine, Boarding Flight Following South Africa Vacation
Sixty-one passengers on South African flights tested positive for COVID-19 at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport. Thirteen of them are said to have the Omicron variant.
After all the talk and a perfect regular season, Georgia can finally start preparing for Alabama
If you’ve been following the SEC this season, you probably found yourself looking ahead and wondering what a conference title game between Alabama and Georgia would look like. We’ve all heard the talk. The Dawgs dominated each opponent this season, while the Tide found a way to get to Atlanta after a few close calls. But it’s always been about this game and whether Georgia could finally finish this thing off.
Julianne Moore and Trevor Noah tour same NYC digs
Oscar-winning actress Julianne Moore and comedian Trevor Noah were both spotted checking out the same West Chelsea units at 532 W. 20th St. within days of each other.
Bill Cosby prosecutors ask Supreme Court to revive case after ruling that freed him
Pennsylvania prosecutors asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday to overturn a ruling that reversed Bill Cosby's conviction for sexual assault.
CNN's Chris Cuomo offered 'unsolicited advice' to me, ex-Andrew Cuomo aide Melissa DeRosa told investigators
Former top Andrew Cuomo aide Melissa DeRosa testified CNN host Chris Cuomo would offer "unsolicited" advice on sexual misconduct allegations against his brother and other matters.
Barbados Ending Queen's Reign as Head of State With Prince Charles in Attendance
Sandra Mason will be sworn in as president as the country celebrates its 55th anniversary of independence from Britain.
There’s a huge hole in the debate over how Democrats can save themselves
Why isn't there more focus on making Republicans pay a price for their ongoing radicalization?
Opinion: NFL lacks a single dominant team, but a cluster of very good squads lead the pack entering final stretch
There's no one lone front-runner in either conference, but the NFL's regular season has revealed a handful of teams ahead of the rest.
Why George Clooney ‘worried’ about filming Ben Affleck bar scene
Clooney was looking out for his friend during the filming of their new movie, "The Tender Bar."
Cyber Monday jewelry deals you can’t miss: Mejuri, Pandora, more
For everything glitz and glam this Cyber Monday shop the best and trending jewelry, on sale now for a limited time from Pandora, Mejuri and more.
Roundtable: Why USC fans should feel great Lincoln Riley was hired despite a few flaws
USC shocked the college football world by luring Lincoln Riley away from Oklahoma. We break down the pros and the few cons of the Trojans' big hire.
Senate Republicans request AG Garland testify again, say 'statements appear to be deeply misleading'
Sens. Sasse and six other Republicans are requesting that Garland clarify remarks he made at a Judiciary hearing on Oct. 27.
A moment for measured optimism in the ongoing battle to tackle pancreatic cancer
Advancements in medical science have led to more effective treatment for pancreatic cancer, but there's still more to do.
Elizabeth Holmes Testimony: Updates From Day 4
Elizabeth Holmes, the founder of the failed blood testing start-up Theranos, took the stand for a fourth day on Monday.
Amazon warehouse workers in Alabama will get another chance to unionize
Workers at the Amazon warehouse in Bessemer, Alabama, will have another chance to unionize after a federal labor official called for a new vote Monday.
Ex-Google workers sue company, saying it betrayed 'Don't Be Evil' motto
The suit was filed by software engineers who were fired two years ago, after organizing a labor movement against Google's work with U.S. Customs and Border Protection.
Tiger Woods to appear at Hero World Challenge golf tournament
Tiger Woods will be back on the golf course this week at the Hero World Challenge tournament, his first major public appearance since the February crash.
FTC orders Walmart, Amazon, Kroger and more to turn over information on empty shelves, high prices
The FTC is ordering Walmart, Amazon, Kroger "to turn over information to help study causes of empty shelves and sky-high prices" for an investigation.
A guide to your Neptune sign and what it means in astrology
In astrology, Neptune is the psychic planet of ideals, intuition, spirituality and compassion, the domain of dreams and delusions.
Rep. Lauren Boebert renews Islamophobic attack on Rep. Ilhan Omar, rebuffs call for public apology
“This is not about one hateful statement or one politician; it is about a party that has mainstreamed bigotry and hatred,” Omar said in a statement calling on House GOP leaders to take action.
Bill Cosby prosecutors take case to US high court
Prosecutors asked the U.S. Supreme Court to review the ruling that overturned Bill Cosby’s conviction.
Reigning AL Cy Young winner Robbie Ray agrees to $115 million deal with Mariners, who aim to end playoff drought
Robbie Ray led the AL in ERA, strikeouts, innings pitched and WHIP to claim his first Cy Young Award.
In Bill Cosby Case, Supreme Court Is Asked to Toss Ruling That Freed Him
The prosecutors who brought the 2018 sexual assault case are appealing the decision in June by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court that overturned the jury verdict.
Boebert and Omar have contentious call amid backlash for anti-Muslim remarks
Republican Rep. Lauren Boebert of Colorado and Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota spoke on the phone, the two members of Congress confirmed Monday, amid criticism of Boebert's anti-Muslim remarks aimed at Omar.
WHO says new coronavirus variant poses 'very high' risk of global infection surges
The world struggled to come to terms with a new turn in the pandemic, with the World Health Organization warning Omicron poses a risk of new outbreaks.
We’re $100k in debt after getting married, divorced and then remarried
TikTok user Brittany Jade, who posts under @brittanyjade___, said they can see the funny side of their expensive predicament.
Red America has seen the highest rates of cases and deaths and the lowest rate of vaccinations
A reminder of what a partisan pandemic looks like.
Buccaneers RB Leonard Fournette doubles as a motivational speaker
If Tampa Bay running back Leonard Fournette ever tires of spending his Sundays being tackled, he may have a future on the motivational speaking circuit. In addition to his arms and legs, the Bucs needed Fournette’s words to rally them after they fell behind by 10 points in the first half.
All vaccinated adults should get a Covid-19 booster shot because of the Omicron variant, CDC says
The CDC strengthened recommendations for booster doses of coronavirus vaccine Monday, saying all adults should get boosted six months after the second dose of Pfizer/BioNTech's or Moderna's vaccine or two months after the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.
Amazon Union Vote in Alabama Is a Step Closer to Being Overturned
A regional office of the National Labor Relations Board said management’s victory in an earlier election should be overturned. The company can appeal.
Robbie Ray signing with Mariners on $115 million contract
The reigning AL Cy Young winner has found a new home.
Watch USC introduce Lincoln Riley as its new football coach
Watch live as USC introduces Oklahoma's Lincoln Riley as its new football coach. His introductory news conference is scheduled to start at 3 p.m. PST.
Expectant mothers with sexually transmitted infections are more likely to give birth prematurely, study finds
Having chlamydia, gonorrhea or syphilis has been associated with a higher risk of giving birth too early, according to a new study published in the journal JAMA Network Open.
How 'Bystander Fatigue' Prevented Catching Dayton Mass Shooter Before Rampage
The attacker's friends and peers did not know about his violent fantasies, leading the report to conclude "bystander fatigue" contributed to the shooting.
Novak Djokovic will 'probably' miss Australian Open, won't be 'blackmailed' over vax status, father says
Novak Djokovic will likely miss the Australian Open in January, his father revealed during an interview this week, adding that world No. 1 won’t be “blackmailed” into revealing his vaccine status.
Second French bulldog stolen on Long Island returned: cops
The second French bulldog snatched from a Long Island home over the Thanksgiving weekend has been returned to his owners, Suffolk County cops said Monday.
Gwyneth Paltrow’s childhood mansion on UES asking $14.5M
Academy Award-winning actress and Goop founder Gwyneth Paltrow spent her childhood in a 92nd Street mansion in New York, currently on the market for $14.5 million.
Is ‘All American’ On Tonight? Here’s When ‘All American’ Returns With New Episodes
Here's when the next new episode airs on The CW.
Stream It Or Skip It: ‘14 Peaks: Nothing Is Impossible’ on Netflix, The Story of One Man’s Quest To Conquer The World’s Greatest Peaks In Record Time
Climbing the world's fourteen 8,000-meter peaks is an achievement precious few have completed in their lifetime.
Lionel Messi wins seventh Ballon d'Or, while Alexia Putellas wins her first women's title
Lionel Messi won his seventh Ballon d'Or title on Monday, while Alexia Putellas won her first Ballon d'Or Féminin title.
Psaki claims Biden follows CDC mask advice after he ignores store rule
President Biden was pictured Saturday wearing a black mask around his neck, leaving his mouth and nose exposed, while inside Murray’s Toggery Shop in Nantucket.
Unusually mild weather pattern swallowing most of Lower 48 states
Most of the western and central U.S. to experience temperatures some 10 to 15 degrees above normal for the next week, at least
Islamophobia controversy worsens after Boebert calls Omar
The Minnesota progressive ended her phone conversation with the Colorado conservative after both demanded public apologies — exacerbating already rock-bottom relations in the House.