Row NYC hotel to be converted into a refugee center for migrants

A luxury Manhattan hotel once touted as the ‘Lullabuy of Broadway’ will soon be saying goodbye to hundreds of asylum-seeking migrants, The Post has learned. Three sources familiar with the matter said. “In a month or two we’ll be about to open for [the city Department of Homeless Services]for the homeless,” a hotel worker told … Read more

We need to talk about The Weeknd singing karaoke in Texas

The Weeknd performs during The After Hours Til Dawn Global Stadium Tour at Mercedes Benz Stadium in Atlanta on Thursday. Paul R. Giunta Paul R. Giunta / Invision / AP ARLINGTON Something was missing from the AT&T Stadium on Sunday night. But none of those present seemed to notice. Or care. The Weeknd, the pop … Read more

Migrants on bus from Texas to NYC threaten to call police on driver

Immigrants on a Texas bus bound for the Big Apple — which would stop at several cities along the way to let passengers out — threatened to call police when the driver said they wouldn’t stop in Tennessee, The Post has learned. The charter bus is part of the Texas Gov. Greg Abbott. The Post … Read more

Wilson Sonsini Advises BigHat Biosciences on IP and Licensing Matters Related to $75 Million Series B

On July 20, 2022, BigHat Biosciences, a biotechnology company developing safer, more effective antibody therapies for patients using machine learning and synthetic biology, announced the completion of a $75 million Series B funding led by Section 32, with the participation of new investors Amgen Ventures, Bristol Myers Squibb, Quadrille Capital, Gaingels and GRIDS Capital. Past … Read more

Ogwumike and Ogunbowale clash in Los Angeles-Dallas matchup

Dallas Wings (17-18, 7-10 Western Conference) at Los Angeles Sparks (11-22, 6-11 Western Conference) Los Angeles; Sunday, 7:00 PM EDT BOTTOM LINE: Some of the WNBA’s top scorers, Nneka Ogwumike and Arike Ogunbowale, meet as Los Angeles and Dallas take the field. Ogwumike is seventh in the WNBA with an average of 17.9 points per … Read more

DC mayor pleads for National Guard help with migrants

Washington DC Mayor Muriel Bowser has formally renewed her bid to get help from the National Guard for the “critical” wave of border crossings spearheaded by fed-up officials in Arizona and Texas. bowser wrote to Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin on Thursday, nearly a week after the Pentagon rejected its first plea for help over … Read more

Migrants use charity money to flee NYC when they can’t get into shelter

The city’s reception system is too dysfunctional for these migrants! Four asylum seekers who braved the trek to the US-Mexico border — and across it — were so tired of waiting for beds in New York City that they used charitable funds to get to Washington, DC, The Post has learned. The unidentified men arrived … Read more

Migrants with bus to New York and DC entangled in political struggle

When nearly 100 migrants arrived in New York City from Texas on Wednesday morning, they got off buses and were caught in a political firestorm. Since Aprilmore than 6,600 asylum seekers who have already been processed and released by the Department of Homeland Security have been sent to Washington, DC by Texas Governor Greg Abbott, … Read more

More Buses Full of Texas Migrants Arrive in NYC

Three buses full of migrants from Texas arrived in New York City early Wednesday — welcomed by supporters who held $20 bills in their hands. The buses arrived at the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Midtown, days after Mayor Eric Adams labeled Texas Governor Greg Abbott “anti-American” for moving the asylum seekers. John Torres, who … Read more