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New York Post
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Type Daily newspaper
Format Tabloid
Owner(s) News Corp
Founded November 16, 1801; 218 years ago (1801-11-16) (as New-York Evening Post)
Political alignment Right-wing, right-wing populism
Language English
Headquarters 1211 Avenue of the Americas
New York City 10036
United States
Country United States
Circulation 230,634 daily
ISSN 1090-3321

The New York Post (sometimes abbreviated as NY Post) is a daily newspaper in New York City. The Post also runs the celebrity gossip site PageSix.com and the entertainment site Decider.com, and co-produces the television show Page Six TV.

It was created in 1801 by Federalist and Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, it became a respected broadsheet in the 19th century, under the name New York Evening Post.

In 1976, Rupert Murdoch bought the Post for US$30.5 million.

Since 1993, the Post has been owned by News Corporation and its replacement, News Corp. Its distribution ranked 4th in the US in 2018.


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