Adams announces Sheena Wright, Camille Varlack as new top staffers

Adams announces Sheena Wright, Camille Varlack as new top staffers

Mayor Eric Adams named two new top staffers to his year-old administration on Tuesday to replace his chief of staff and top deputy mayor, both of whom announced they were leaving amid a wave of fall departures. Sheena Wright will replace Lorraine Grillo as his first deputy mayor, a position that essentially serves as the … Read more

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Docs confirm AG Letitia James knew about top aide Ibrahim Khan’s sexual harassment claims before election

Docs confirm AG Letitia James knew about top aide Ibrahim Khan's sexual harassment claims before election

Internal documents released by Attorney General Letitia James’ office Monday night confirmed she knew about the sexual harassment allegations lobbed against a longtime top aide for more than a month before Election Day, but chose to keep it under lock-and-key before voters went to the polls. James and her office first learned that Chief of … Read more

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Caseworker says NYC shelter fired her for warning about transgender serial killer Marceline Harvey

Caseworker says NYC shelter fired her for warning about transgender serial killer Marceline Harvey

An ex-case worker at a Manhattan senior shelter claims she was fired for warning that twice-convicted transgender killer Marceline Harvey threatened her at the facility — even after the alleged serial murderer was charged in the grisly slaying of a former resident. Monica Archer, who worked at the George Daly House — a short-term housing … Read more

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Former Atlantic Records talent scout says bosses sexually assaulted her: suit

Former Atlantic Records talent scout says bosses sexually assaulted her: suit

A former Atlantic Records talent scout filed suit Monday, claiming the music label fostered a toxic environment that enabled her bosses to allegedly sexually harass and assault her decades ago. Dorothy Carvello’s Manhattan Supreme Court lawsuit also names parent company Warner Music Group and three former executives at Atlantic she claims assaulted her on multiple … Read more

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MTA ‘should not be asking for more money,’ US Rep. Nicole Malliotakis scolds

MTA 'should not be asking for more money,' US Rep. Nicole Malliotakis scolds

The chronically cash-strapped MTA is a “black hole” that should be audited before getting another dime from the government, US Rep. Nicole Malliotakis said Monday. Tearing into an MTA fare hike proposal alongside Assemblyman Mike Tannousis, Malliotakis (R-Staten Island/Brooklyn) called on GOP colleagues in Washington to “audit” the MTA’s use of federal bailout money. “The … Read more

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MTA chief wants violent criminals banned from NYC trains and buses

MTA chief wants violent criminals banned from NYC trains and buses

Violent criminals ought to be banned from MTA trains and buses, MTA CEO Janno Lieber urged Monday. At a Manhattan Institute breakfast, the agency chief made note of a current “subway banning law that applies to narrow circumstances.” “We’ve got to expand it to more circumstances,” Lieber said. New York law restricts transit bans to … Read more

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Tainted fuel could have caused choppers to crash in NYC

Tainted fuel could have caused choppers to crash in NYC

More than 10 of the helicopters that carry tourists and executives around the Big Apple were gassed up with fuel containing metal particles that could have caused them to fall from the sky, The Post has learned. A complaint about the potentially disastrous situation was filed with the Federal Aviation Administration by HeliNY, which runs sightseeing … Read more

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Former Obama, NY education chief John King named new SUNY boss

Former Obama, NY education chief John King named new SUNY boss

Ex-state education czar John King — a devotee of Common Core curriculum and charter schools — was appointed head of the State University of New York on Monday. King, who also served as US secretary of education under former President Obama, told The Post he hopes to close the achievement gap between white and minority … Read more

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