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New York Post
New York Post.svg
TypeDaily newspaper
Owner(s)News Corp
EditorStephen Lynch
Sports editorChristopher Shaw
FoundedNovember 16, 1801; 218 years ago (1801-11-16) (as New-York Evening Post)
Headquarters1211 Avenue of the Americas
New York City 10036
United States
CountryUnited States
Circulation230,634 daily[1]

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 and the entertainment site, 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.[4]

Since 1993, the Post has been owned by News Corporation and its replacement, News Corp. Its distribution ranked 4th in the US in 2018.[5]