Homeless vet, couple at center of GoFundMe controversy allegedly made up story

The New Jersey couple who raised hundreds of thousands of dollars in a viral charity campaign for a homeless man were allegedly working with the vagrant as part of an elaborate ruse, according to a new report. Prosecutors believe that Mark D’Amico and Kate McClure conspired with homeless man Johnny Bobbitt to create their get-rich-quick …

Pre-agency: A $155.5 million solution for Jacob deGrom and Mets

The problem with the major league pay system is that — for the most part — teams artificially control a player’s salary in his first six or seven seasons through minimum wages and then arbitration-eligible seasons. By the time many players reach free agency, they are nearing or beyond 30, and organizations more and more …

McDonald's worker accused of assaulting manager with 'crispy' bacon

A South Carolina McDonald’s employee was reportedly charged with third degree assault and battery last Friday after she physically confronted her manager. The incident happened around 1:30 p.m. when the Bluffton fast food worker refused to stop eating bacon in the restaurant’s kitchen. According to a police report cited by The State, the manager asked …

Marv Albert could be moved off top NBA spot for surprising replacement

This may be Marv Albert’s final season as one of the marquee voices on the NBA, The Post has learned. Turner officials have discussed replacing the legendary Albert as their No. 1 play-by-player after this season, according to sources. His contract gives Turner the right to decide yearly whether to keep Albert on its top …

High school resource cop kills self, sparks lockdown

A school resource officer at a Maryland high school fatally shot himself inside his office Monday, prompting a brief lockdown, police said. Baltimore County Police Officer Joseph Comegna, a 21-year veteran of the department, was pronounced dead at a hospital after being found alone in his basement office with a self-inflicted gunshot wound at Eastern …