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Jerusalem - High-Profile Mossad Spy Mike Harari Dead At 87 Today 02:03 PM Jerusalem - Israel's secret service agent Mike Harari, who played a major role in planning Mossad's revenge attacks against Palestinian militants implicated in the 1972 Munich massacre of the country's Olympics team, has died. He was 87. Harari was also involved in planning Israel's rescue of hostages held by militants in Uganda in 1976. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu issued a statement Monday, calling Harari "one of the great warriors...

New York - Protesters Stage Wall Street Climate Crisis Sit-In Today 01:59 PM New York - Hundreds of activists protesting what they say is Wall Street's role in the climate crisis have gathered in lower Manhattan's financial district. Scores of environmental activists dressed in blue are marching, carrying signs, chanting and sitting down on Broadway and elsewhere as...


Rockland County, NY - Monsey Man Arrested On Abuse Charges After Luring 6 Year Old Into Shul

Today 01:18 PM

Rockland County, NY - A 25 year old Wesley Hills man is behind bars after allegedly attempting to sexually abuse a six year old neighborhood boy. Abraham Widenbaum of Hillside Terrace was arraigned in the Village of Wesley Hills Justice Court on Friday night and was... Read More »

Washington - U.S. Rejects Iran Bid To Link Islamic State Fight To Nuclear Concessions

Today 01:10 PM

Washington - The United States on Monday rejected a proposal floated by Iranian officials in which Tehran would cooperate in the fight against... Read More »

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Washington - Obama Concerned Intruder Got In His Family's Home

Today 12:49 PM

Washington - President Barack Obama is expressing concern that an intruder carrying a knife was able to get into the White House where his family... Read More »

Los Angeles - Giuliani To Help Fight Noriega's Video Game Suit

Today 12:45 PM

Los Angeles - Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani is joining a video game company's legal fight against disgraced Panamanian dictator Manuel... Read More »

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New York, NY - Members Of NYC's First Family Quietly Monitoring NYPD Compstat Meetings

Today 12:21 PM

New York, NY - Members of New York City's first family, more pointedly first lady Chirlane McCray and Dante de Blasio, have been quietly attending... Read More »

Jerusalem - Israel's Mossad Takes Hunt For Foreign Spies And Informants Online

Today 11:30 AM

Jerusalem - It is already common for intelligence agencies to recruit their officers online, but Israel's Mossad has gone one further by touting for... Read More »

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New York, NY - De Blasio Adopts Seattle Model For Low-Level Offenders; Plans "Diversion" Instead Of "Jail"

Today 11:04 AM

New York, NY - Reps for New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's office say that the mayor is forging ahead with his new plan to implement a plan next... Read More »

Manchester, England - Neturai Karta Rabbi Says Arson Attack On Car Retaliation For Opposition To Israeli Conflict In Gaza

Today 10:57 AM

Salford, UK - An Orthodox Jewish rabbi, a member of the Anti-Zionist organization Neturei Karta blamed members of the local Jewish community and said... Read More »

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Negev - Israeli Firm Looks To Keep Solar Power Generators Running At Night

Today 10:44 AM

Negev - An Israeli solar power company, Brenmiller Energy, says it has developed a new, more efficient way to store heat from the sun that could give... Read More »

New York - Apple Sells Record 10 Million New iPhones In First Three Days

Today 10:30 AM

New York - Apple Inc said it sold a record 10 million iPhones in the first weekend after its new, larger phone models went on sale in 10 countries on... Read More »

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Israel - Man Stung To Death By Bees In Kiryat Gat

Today 09:51 AM

Kiryat Gat, Israel - A 35-year-old man died Monday morning after having been taken to the hospital with severe bee stings all over his body, Magen David Adom stated. The man was working in an agricultural field near Kiryat Gat when the incident occurred. After... Read More »

West Milford, NJ - Bear Suspected Of Killing Hiker In New Jersey

Today 09:35 AM

West Milford, NJ - A man hiking in a heavily wooded area of northern New Jersey was attacked and killed by a black bear during the weekend, police... Read More »

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Bronx, NY - NYPD Dashcam: Cop Applies Heimlich To Choking Motorist On NY Highway

Today 09:23 AM

Bronx, NY - An NYPD officer calmly applied the Heimlich maneuver to a choking motorist who had pulled over in breakdown lane of the Bronx River... Read More »

Albany, NY - Casino Board To Gather Public Input

Today 09:19 AM

Albany, NY - The board charged with selecting the location of up to four upstate casinos in New York is asking the public to weigh in. The state's... Read More »

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Brooklyn, NY - Exonerated Man Wrongly Jailed For 23 Years Dies Days Before 124M Lawsuit

Today 09:02 AM

Brooklyn, NY - A New York City man freed after serving 23 years in prison for a crime he didn't commit died over the weekend. His lawyer tells the New York Post (http://bit.ly/1rftcQL ) William Lopez died suddenly Saturday from an asthma attack. Lopez's $124... Read More »

London - Blair: Airstrikes Not Enough To Beat Islamic State

Today 08:26 AM

London - Western powers must be ready to commit ground forces to the fight against militants from the Islamic State group because airstrikes alone... Read More »

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New York, NY - Woman Struck By Cyclist In Central Park Dies

Today 08:19 AM

New York, NY - Mike Wittman announced the death of his wife, Jill Tarlov, in an emailed statement Monday morning. He said she was taken far too soon... Read More »

New York - King Abdullah Says Jordan Successfully Fended Off Islamic State And Secured Its Borders

Today 08:11 AM

New York - King Abdullah II of Jordan claimed Sunday that Jordanian army forces have successfully fended off Islamic State fighters and secured the... Read More »

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Cairo - Palestinian Reconciliation Talks Begin In Egypt

Today 07:50 AM

Cairo - Egyptian security officials say rival Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah have begun reconciliation talks in Cairo ahead of negotiations with Israel on cementing the Aug. 26 Gaza war truce. They said the talks were being held on Monday behind closed doors... Read More »

Baghdad - Islamic State Tells Followers To Attack U.S., French Citizens

Today 07:32 AM

Baghdad - Islamic State urged its followers on Monday to attack citizens of the United States, France and other countries which have joined a... Read More »

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San Francisco - Some Consumers Say Apple Is Losing Its 'Cool' Factor

Yesterday 11:42 PM

San Francisco - Holly Riggle, a 29-year-old white-collar worker from Ohio, is just the kind of everyday customer Apple Inc (AAPL.O) would love to... Read More »

United Nations - Iran Seeks Give And Take On Islamic State Militants, Nuclear Program

Yesterday 11:05 PM

United Nations - Iran is ready to work with the United States and its allies to stop Islamic State militants, but would like more flexibility on... Read More »

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Midland, TX - Relatives: Vet Arrested At White House Needs Help

Yesterday 10:42 PM

Midland, TX - An Iraq war veteran accused of scaling a fence and making it into the White House before the Secret Service stopped him posed no... Read More »

Washington - Checkpoints Around White House May Be Coming

Yesterday 10:15 PM

Washington - The U.S. Secret Service is having preliminary discussions about setting up security screening checkpoints near public areas around the... Read More »

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Last updated: Today 07:47 AM Delaware - 2 Dead, 48 Injured After Bus From NYC-Based Company Crashes

Yesterday 10:00 PM

Bear, DE - A bus carrying dozens of people crashed and overturned in Delaware, leaving two women dead and several other people injured, authorities... Read More »

New York - Study: Apple's New iPhones Score Big In Durability

Yesterday 09:25 PM

New York - Apple's new and bigger iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are more durable than last year's model and a leading Android phone, a study... Read More »

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Jerusalem - Israel Launches Cyber Defence Authority

Yesterday 08:31 PM

Jerusalem - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu launched a National Authority for Cyber Defence on Sunday to oversee the protection of both military and civilian systems. The announcement comes after Netanyahu accused regional foe Iran of launching repeated... Read More »

Jerusalem - Netanyahu: Don't Ease Up On Iran For Help Against IS

Yesterday 07:29 PM

Jerusalem - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday warned the West against easing sanctions on Iran to win its support in the fight... Read More »

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Israel - Report: Peres Told Lapid To Topple Netanyahu

Yesterday 06:29 PM

Israel - Former president Shimon Peres asked the leaders of the two most dovish parties in Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's governing coalition to leave and force elections, Channel 2's Rina Matzliach reported over the weekend. The report said Peres had relayed a... Read More »

Canadensis, PA - Police Say Rifle Carried By Ambush Suspect Found

Yesterday 06:00 PM

Canadensis, PA - Nine days after a gunman opened fire in a deadly ambush at a Pennsylvania state police barracks, authorities said Sunday they have... Read More »

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New York - Toll Confusion Has Tappan Zee Drivers Seeing Red

Yesterday 05:18 PM

New York - At $3.9 billion, the new Tappan Zee Bridge is one of the most expensive public works projects in U.S. history. Yet even a year into... Read More »

United Nations - US Secretary Of State Kerry Meets Iran's Zarif

Yesterday 04:43 PM

United Nations - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is meeting with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohamad Javad Zarif for talks expected to focus on the prospects of reaching an agreement on reducing Tehran's atomic activities in exchange for an end to nuclear-related... Read More »

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