Don’t expect Brodie Van Wagenen to deal deGrom or Syndergaard

MIAMI — Jacob deGrom and Noah Syndergaard probably can plan on continuing with the Mets beyond July 31. In assessing his trade chips Friday, general manager Brodie Van Wagenen said he would expect both pitchers...

Ex-cemetery manager charged with scamming widower out of $2,500

A former Connecticut cemetery manager accused of desecrating gravesites faces fresh charges that she pocketed $2,500 from a grieving widower who thought he was buying a burial plot next to his wife. Luis Castillo forked...

Barbara Corcoran calls brother’s death a ‘tremendous loss’

Real estate maven Barbara Corcoran on Thursday called her brother’s death in the Dominican Republic a “tremendous loss” — but maintained it’s unrelated to the spate of mysterious tourist fatalities on the island. New Jersey...

De Blasio’s ‘pay parity’ hypocrisy

Mayor Bill de Blasio just had to exploit the Canyon of Heroes parade for the US Women’s World Cup champs to push his presidential hopes by grandstanding on pay parity. Yet he’s a blatant...

Family of Bahama’s shark victim says tour company offered little help

The family of a California woman who was killed by a shark during a snorkeling excursion in the Bahamas blamed the tour company for not doing enough to save her life. The relatives of 21-year-old...

Yankees’ Gio Urshela dodges injury bullet

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Whenever a Yankee slides out of an MRI tube, the club holds its breath, because too many times this season the reader of the test delivers bad news to general...

NFL star planning offseason wedding with former Colts cheerleader

While Jaguars long snapper Matt Overton likely has Sunday, Sept. 8 circled on his calendar, when Jacksonville opens the NFL season against the Kansas City Chiefs, you can bet he’s also counting down to...

Damning report reveals rampant sexual harassment at US Coast Guard Academy

Almost half of female cadets at the US Coast Guard Academy said they were sexually harassed, and about one in eight women reported experiencing unwanted sexual contact, according to a Pentagon survey released Wednesday. The...

Prices at new Hell’s Kitchen eatery are not garden variety

You say tomato, I say . . . you gotta be kidding me. Meet the sticker-shock $24 tomato at zany new restaurant HaSalon — maybe the priciest piece of produce ever. Twenty-four dollars. For one tomato. The hydroponic...

Australian police arrest 3 over alleged Sydney terror plot

CANBERRA, Australia — Three men were arrested on Tuesday over an Islamic State group-inspired plot to attack a variety of Sydney targets including police and defense buildings, courts, churches and diplomatic missions, police said. A...