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Cincinnati, OH - Ohio Diocese Discourages ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Today 01:44 PM Cincinnati, OH - A Roman Catholic diocese in Ohio is discouraging its 113 schools from participating in the ice bucket challenge to benefit the ALS Association, saying the group's funding of embryonic stem cell research is "in direct conflict with Catholic teaching." Jim Rigg, superintendent of...

St. Louis, MO - Police Release Video Of Shooting Nearby Ferguson Today 01:34 PM St. Louis, MO - The St. Louis police chief has released 911 audio, surveillance video and cellphone video of the fatal shooting of a knife-wielding man, acknowledging that tensions in nearby Ferguson have created a need for greater transparency on officer-involved shootings. Police Chief Sam...


St Petersburg, FL - 378 People 'Pay It Forward' At Fla. Starbucks

Today 01:20 PM

St Petersburg, FL - A woman started an act of kindness chain that lasted for hours at a Starbucks drive-thru in Florida. She ordered an iced... Read More »

Jerusalem - 10,000 IDF Reservists To Be Called Up In 'Round 2' Of Gaza War Amid Calls For Ground Offensive

Today 12:41 PM

Jerusalem - The Israeli cabinet approved the mobilization of 10,000 IDF reservists, following two days of a continuous barrage of rocket fire by... Read More »

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New York - Big Apple Doctor-in-chief Seeks Community Approach

Today 12:33 PM

New York - New York City's new health boss doesn't want to be your nanny. Think of her more as a tutor. After years of pronouncements from on... Read More »

Kiryat Gat - All Bets Are Now Off At One Israeli Missile Shelter, Police Arrest Owner

Today 12:00 PM

Kiryat Gat - Israeli police on Thursday discovered that a shelter meant to protect civilians from Palestinian rocket fire had instead been transformed into a makeshift casino, complete with mini cannabis plantation. For more than a month, people in southern Israel... Read More »

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Atlanta, GA - 2 American Ebola Patients Released From Hospital

Today 11:50 AM

Atlanta, GA - After nearly three weeks of treatment, the two American aid workers who were infected with the deadly Ebola virus in Africa have been... Read More »

Israel - Tel Aviv Flights Working Normally Despite Hamas Threat

Today 11:45 AM

Israel - All flights were operating normally at Israel's Ben Gurion international airport near Tel Aviv early Thursday despite a warning issued by... Read More »

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Doha - Some See Qatar's Hand In Collapse Of Gaza Talks

Today 11:15 AM

Doha - The explosions rocking the Gaza Strip may seem far removed from the flashy cars and skyscrapers of ultra-rich Qatar, but efforts to end... Read More »

Gaza City - Body Of Hamas Chief's Daughter, 3, Pulled From Gaza Rubble: Medic

Today 11:09 AM

Gaza City - The body of the three-year-old daughter of Hamas's military commander was pulled Thursday from the ruins of a building hit two days ago... Read More »

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New York, NY - NY Daily News Slams Obama For Golfing After Grave Press Conference On Beheading

Today 11:00 AM

New York, NY - The New York Daily News (http://nydn.us/1tkNoT2) on Thursday slammed President Barack Obama for heading out onto the golf course... Read More »

Last updated: Today 11:17 AM Jerusalme - Slain Hamas Commanders Among Israel's Most Wanted, Footage Shows IDF Strike

Today 10:43 AM

Jerusalem - Israel assassinated three senior Hamas military commanders in a pre-dawn strike on Gaza Thursday. The Islamist movement's military... Read More »

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London - Syria War Toll Over 180,000: NGO

Today 10:34 AM

London - More than 180,000 people have been killed in Syria since the conflict broke out in March 2011, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said in a new toll published Thursday. The Britain-based monitoring group, which relies on a network... Read More »

Brooklyn, NY - Trial Date Set For Hit And Run Driver Accused Of Killing Williamsburg Orthodox Jewish Couple And Unborn Child

Today 10:09 AM

Brooklyn, NY - On Wednesday, a Brooklyn judge set a mid-October trial date for the man accused in the hit and run killing of a young Orthodox Jewish... Read More »

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New York - Rabbi Gershon Yankelewitz: From Radin To The Mir To Yeshiva University

Today 10:00 AM

New York - Rabbi Gershon Yankelewitz, one of the last remaining talmidim of the Mirrer Yeshiva in Belarus and a prized talmid of Rabbi Yeruchim... Read More »

Ferguson - Eric Holder: I Am The AG, But I Am Also A Black Man

Today 09:47 AM

Ferguson - U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder met the parents of 18-year-old Michael Brown and promised his department would hold a thorough... Read More »

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Missouri - Calm Largely Holds In Ferguson After Grand Jury Opens Shooting Investigation

Today 09:31 AM

Ferguson, MO - Small crowds staged largely peaceful protests late on Wednesday over the fatal shooting of a black teenager by a white police officer... Read More »

London - Authorities Analyze Voice In Hunt For Foley Killer

Today 09:10 AM

London - Experts say police and security services are using voice-recognition software and other technology, as well as human tips, as they scramble... Read More »

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Gaza - Hamas's Leader Says Israel Replicating Hitler, Carrying Out Holocaust In Gaza

Today 08:50 AM

Gaza - Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal on Thursday accused Israel of perpetrating a Holocaust in Gaza and vowed to keep up fighting against Israel until... Read More »

Last updated: Today 01:51 PM Gaza - Report: Hamas Executes Three For 'Collaboration' With Israel

Today 08:37 AM

Gaza - Hamas militiamen in the Gaza Strip on Thursday executed three Palestinians suspected of "collaboration" with Israel, according to... Read More »

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Washington - US State Department Accuse Israel Of Targeting Family Of Murdered Arab Teen

Today 08:04 AM

Washington - A State Department spokeswoman accused Israel of targeting the family of murdered Palestinian teenager Mohammed Abu Khdeir in recent... Read More »

Israel - Heavy Rocket Fire From Gaza Pounds South

Today 07:43 AM

Israel - One person was moderately-to-seriously injured on Thursday morning as heavy rocket fire targeted southern Israel after Hamas vowed to avenge... Read More »

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Gaza - Israeli Airstrike Kills Three Senior Hamas Military Commanders, Netanyahu Praises Shin Bet, IDF For Precise Execution

Today 07:30 AM

Gaza - An Israeli airstrike in Gaza killed three senior commanders of the Hamas military wing Thursday, delivering a likely blow to the... Read More »

Tel Aviv - Sa’ar Denies Presidential Deal With Charedim To Close Stores On Shabbat

Yesterday 11:42 PM

Tel Aviv - Interior Minister Gideon Sa’ar rebuffed charges from former presidential candidate MK Meir Sheetrit on Wednesday that his efforts to... Read More »

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New York, NY - In Deadly City Jail Beatings, No Criminal Charges

Yesterday 11:01 PM

New York, NY - Agitated and hallucinating from alcohol and heroin withdrawal, inmate Angel Ramirez took a swing at a jail guard and missed. What... Read More »

Boston, MA - Extremists Told Family Foley Would Be Killed: Employer

Yesterday 10:17 PM

Boston, MA - Jihadists told the family of American journalist James Foley this month that he would be executed, one of the media outlets he worked... Read More »

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Tel Aviv - Tanker Carrying Kurdish Oil Reappears Unladen Off Israel

Yesterday 09:51 PM

Israel - A tanker carrying crude oil from Iraqi Kurdistan reappeared unladen on Aug. 19 about 30 kilometres off the coast of Israel, ship tracking... Read More »

Missouri - In Riot-Hit Ferguson, Traffic Fines Boost Tension And Budget

Yesterday 09:22 PM

Missouri - When calm and order is finally restored to Ferguson, Missouri, the city's leaders may find little room to maneuver to resolve an issue... Read More »

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Iraq - Islamic State Opens New Anti-U.S. Front With Beheading Video

Yesterday 08:49 PM

Iraq - Islamic State's beheading of a U.S. journalist and its threat to "destroy the American cross" suggests it has gained enough confidence seizing... Read More »

New York - Gaza Activists Hang Giant Palestinian Flag From Manhattan Bridge

Yesterday 08:33 PM

New York - – A giant pro-Palestinian flag was hung from the Manhattan Bridge Wednesday, the second breach of bridge security in New York City... Read More »

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San Francisco - Twitter To Remove Images Of Deceased On Families' Request

Yesterday 08:19 PM

San Francisco - Twitter Inc said it will remove images or videos of deceased individuals at the request of family members. "In order to respect... Read More »

Washington - FBI Warns Healthcare Firms They Are Targeted By Hackers

Yesterday 07:54 PM

Washington - The FBI has warned that healthcare industry companies are being targeted by hackers, publicizing the issue following an attack on U.S... Read More »

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Tokyo - 111-Year-Old From Japan Recognized As Oldest Man

Yesterday 07:10 PM

Tokyo - A 111-year-old retired Japanese educator who enjoys poetry has been recognized as the world's oldest living man. Sakari Momoi received a... Read More »

Washington - Officials: Secret US Rescue Mission In Syria For Journalist Foley, Others Failed

Yesterday 06:37 PM

Washington - President Barack Obama sent U.S. troops to Syria earlier this summer to rescue a number of Americans held by a violent extremist group... Read More »

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