Discovery in paleontologist’s backyard reveals evidence of North America’s early humans

Discovery in paleontologist’s backyard reveals evidence of North America’s early humans

Butchering marks can be seen on the mammoth ribs. The top rib shows a fracture from blunt force impact, the middle rib shows a puncture wound and the bottom rib shows chopping marks. (Timothy Rowe et al., The University of Texas at Austin) Estimated reading time: 4-5 minutes AUSTIN, Texas — The surprising discovery of … Read more

The mysterious companies behind Costco’s Kirkland Signature and Trader Joe’s O’s

Costco generates nearly one-third of its sales from its Kirkland Signature label. As prices surge, store brands — also known as private labels, white labels or generic brands — have become an even more attractive option for inflation-fatigued shoppers who are looking to switch from pricier name brands. (David Paul Morris, Bloomberg/Getty Images) Estimated reading … Read more

Mets piling up wins by playing old-school gritty baseball

You’re telling me that Buck Showalter couldn’t get back into a major league dugout for three years because teams’ owners and new-age front office personnel thought the old school manager would demand too much authority? Oh, my goodness gracious. The culture shift in Queens has been as dramatic as the turnaround in the Mets’ record … Read more

Brian Daboll treasures ‘humbling’ first Giants moment

The drive from the Quest Diagnostics Training Center to MetLife Stadium takes only two or three minutes, and yet that is when a thought hit Brian Daboll hard late Friday afternoon. He saw the people in the parking lots dressed in LT, Eli and Saquon jerseys, and allowed himself a momentary break from the daily … Read more

Three fights in three days got a Saints rookie removed from practice

Trevor PenningPhoto: AP I know football is a physical sport, but when it’s your first time at OTAs, and you’re trying to make an impression that will keep you on an NFL roster for years to come, getting in fights with your teammates doesn’t seem like the best course of action. One fight? Okay, maybe … Read more

Pelosi tells Taiwan US commitment to democracy is ‘ironclad’

Taiwan’s Foreign Minister Joseph Wu, left, speaks with US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi as she prepares to leave Taipei, Taiwan, Wednesday. Pelosi left Taiwan after a visit that heightened tensions with China, saying Wednesday that she and other members of Congress in her delegation showed they will not abandon their commitment to the self-governing island. … Read more

49ers should trade Jimmy Garoppolo to the Steelers

You know you want it, Pittsburgh.Image: Getty Images Jimmy Garoppolo is at San Francisco 49ers’ camp, and according to the team, he is able to practice with no restrictions as of today. The team doctors deemed that he was healthy enough not to go on the PUP list at the opening of training camp. He … Read more

Ric Flair’s last match only adds to his unmatched legacy

The Post’s Joseph Staszewski brings you around the world of professional wrestling every Tuesday in his weekly column, the Post Match Angle. We likely will never again see what Ric Flair was able to accomplish with his final match. While the “Nature Boy” cheated death not once, but twice in his life – the most … Read more