House won’t accept tax plan’s elimination of state, local deductions: Brady

​​WASHINGTON –​ The​ powerful ​Republican ​leader of the ​House ​tax​-​writing committee said​ ​​he won’t accept the Senate’s plan to fully eliminate the state and local tax deduction that’s vital to states like New York and New Jersey. Rep. Kevin Brady (R-Texas), chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, said he believes the final tax…

House won’t accept tax plan’s elimination of state, local deductions: Brady

​​WASHINGTON –​ The​ powerful ​Republican ​leader of the ​House ​tax​-​writing committee said​ ​​he won’t accept the Senate’s plan to fully eliminate the state and local tax deduction that’s vital to states like New York and New Jersey. Rep. Kevin Brady (R-Texas), chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, said he believes the final tax…

Hollywood starlet was a secret inventor who paved the way for Wi-Fi

Hollywood screen siren Hedy Lamarr acted throughout the 1940s and 50s in romantic scenes with the likes of Clark Gable and Jimmy Stewart – but in her down time, the brunette beauty created and patented a scientific invention that paved the way for Wi-Fi and Bluetooth technology, according to a new documentary. “Bombshell: The Hedy…

Teen bystander shot in the leg in building hallway

An innocent bystander was shot in the leg Sunday as a domestic dispute played out in the hallway of her Staten Island building, police said. The 17-year-old girl heard people arguing in the hallway of the Coursen Pl. building in Stapleton and left her apartment to see what was happening around 2:30 a.m., cops said….

Footage inside shipping store shows possible suspect in MoMA PS1 theft

Surveillance video shot inside a Brooklyn shipping store may help cops nab the crook who swiped a pair of pricey photographs from a museum wall. The NYPD on Sunday released photos and a 20-second video clip of a young woman carrying a large FedEx box containing the stolen artwork into a business-services center in Williamsburg….

Footage inside shipping store shows possible suspect in MoMA PS1 theft

Surveillance video shot inside a Brooklyn shipping store may help cops nab the crook who swiped a pair of pricey photographs from a museum wall. The NYPD on Sunday released photos and a 20-second video clip of a young woman carrying a large FedEx box containing the stolen artwork into a business-services center in Williamsburg….

De Blasio honors Flight 587 crash victims at memorial

Mayor de Blasio honored the victims of American Airlines Flight 587 on Sunday in a memorial for families to mark the 16th anniversary of the tragic crash in Rockaway Park. De Blasio, whose late arrival to the memorial sparked outrage from victim’s families three years ago, showed up early this year, giving himself a 15…

Gwyneth Paltrow: ‘We really need to come together as a community’

The mother of two was honored with Baby2Baby’s Giving Tree Award for her dedication to children’s causes.

Gwyneth Paltrow: ‘We really need to come together as a community’

The mother of two was honored with Baby2Baby’s Giving Tree Award for her dedication to children’s causes.

Goodell’s absurd contract demands leak, and this is getting ugly

The Roger Goodell contract details are leaking as fast as Ezekiel Elliott runs. Dual reports centering on the most contentious commissioner in American sports were released Sunday, one far less kind to Goodell than the other. ESPN cited sources with the figures for the contract extension Goodell has proposed to the NFL’s Competition Committee. According…