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Brooklyn, NY - Feds: Lebanese Woman Tried To Buy 2,000 Guns For Hezbollah Yesterday 06:00 PM Brooklyn, NY - A Lebanese national has been arrested on federal charges alleging she tried to purchase thousands of weapons, including assault rifles and machine guns, for Hezbollah fighters. Federal prosecutors say Iman Kobeissi is scheduled to appear Friday at U.S. District Court in Brooklyn. Authorities allege the 50-year-old told an undercover Drug Enforcement Administration agent she wanted to buy more than 1,000 assault rifles and...

Washington - US Condemns Rash Of Palestinian Attacks Yesterday 05:32 PM Washington - The Obama administration has condemned the ongoing rash of Palestinian attacks against Israeli civilians and soldiers and appealed for calm on all sides. In Washington, U.S. State Department spokesman John Kirby referred to the Palestinian attacks on Israelis as "acts of...


Roseburg, OR - Gun Activists Protest Obama Visit To Oregon Killing Site

Yesterday 05:26 PM

Roseburg, OR - Holding signs saying the president was not welcome, more than 200 gun-rights activists protested Barack Obama's visit on Friday to... Read More »

New York - Future Of New York City Mass Transit Hinges On Funding Fight

Yesterday 05:16 PM

New York - The New York subway system was a gleaming symbol of American ingenuity when it opened in 1904. Now it rattles along past aging stops, controlled by cloth-insulated electrical wiring and signal devices almost as old as the tunnels themselves. The... Read More »

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United Nations - Israel, Iran Trade Barbs At U.N. Disarmament Panel Meeting

Yesterday 04:31 PM

United Nations - Israel and Iran exchanged sharp criticisms at a meeting of the U.N. General Assembly's disarmament committee on Friday, accusing each other of being a major destabilising force in the Middle East. Israeli Ambassador Alon Roth-Snir told the United... Read More »

Sacramento, CA - Paris Train Hero Was Breaking Up Fight When Stabbed In California

Yesterday 03:31 PM

Sacramento, CA - Spencer Stone, the U.S. Air Force airman who helped thwart an August train attack in France, was trying to stop a fight between a... Read More »

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Washington - Drone Crashes Near White House, Man Faces Charges

Yesterday 03:19 PM

Washington - A Washington man faces federal charges after crashing a drone near the White House in the nation's capital early Friday, federal authorities said. Howard Solomon landed the drone illegally around 1:20 a.m. local time, across the street from the White... Read More »

Jerusalem - Palestinian Envoy To UN Wants Emergency Meeting

Yesterday 03:03 PM

Jerusalem - The Palestinian ambassador to the U.N. says he has urged the Security Council president to hold an emergency meeting on the latest... Read More »

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San Francisco, CA - Steve Jobs Plays Dual Role Of Hero, Villain In The Movies

Yesterday 02:58 PM

San Francisco, CA - Apple co-founder Steve Jobs became renowned for conjuring a "reality distortion field" that made people believe whatever he... Read More »

Washington - NY Fed Chief: Rate Hike Likely This Year But Hinges On Data

Yesterday 02:30 PM

Washington - The head of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York says that a Fed rate hike remains likely this year but that a final decision will depend on how the economy performs. In an interview with CNBC, William Dudley says he expects solid U.S. economic growth... Read More »

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Washington - Former U.S. Negotiator: Netanyahu Offered Vague Terms For West Bank Withdrawal

Yesterday 01:52 PM

Washington - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told the United States five years ago that Israel could withdraw from most of the West Bank if his... Read More »

New York - Authorities Seize Fake Vehicle Inspection Stickers In NYC

Yesterday 01:23 PM

New York - Custom officials have seized more than 900 fake New York state vehicle Inspection stickers during a luggage examination at Kennedy... Read More »

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Gaza City - Hamas Leader Declares ā€˜intifadaā€™ In The West Bank

Yesterday 01:10 PM

Gaza City - Hamasā€™s chief in Gaza on Friday called violence that has hit Israel and the West Bank in recent days an ā€œintifadaā€ and urged... Read More »

Jerusalem - Settler Leaderā€™s Wife, Children Injured By Palestinian Rock-throwers On West Bank Road

Yesterday 01:01 PM

Jerusalem - Five Israelis were lightly injured - three of them children - when Palestinians hurled rocks at their vehicle between the settlements of... Read More »

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Newark, NJ - Judge Rules Against Menendez's Attempt To Dismiss Charges

Yesterday 12:30 PM

Newark, NJ - A federal judge ruled against New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez's remaining attempts to have the corruption charges against him thrown... Read More »

Washington - Obama Nominates Robert Capers For Brooklyn US Attorney

Yesterday 12:02 PM

Washington - President Barack Obama nominated six people on Thursday to serve as U.S. attorneys, including one attorney to serve in the Eastern... Read More »

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Aleppo - Iranian Revolutionary Guard General Killed In Syria Amid IS Attack

Yesterday 11:27 AM

Aleppo - An Iranian Revolutionary Guards general has been killed near Aleppo, where he was advising the Syrian army on their battle against Islamic... Read More »

Brooklyn, NY - Report: DOE Plans To Visit Yeshivas As Part Of Investigation Into Secular Education

Yesterday 11:11 AM

Brooklyn, NY - In response to criticism over its announcement that it would initially rely solely on reports and data submitted by 39 city yeshivas... Read More »

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Suitland, MD - Truck Falls From Overpass Near Nation's Capital; 1 Dead

Yesterday 10:53 AM

Suitland, MD - Authorities say a driver was killed when the semitractor-trailer he was driving fell from a Capital Beltway overpass onto a parkway... Read More »

Saudi Arabia - AP Count: Saudi Hajj Crush Killed At Least 1,453 People

Yesterday 10:52 AM

Saudi Arabia - The crush and stampede last month outside of Saudi Arabia's holy city of Mecca killed at least 1,453 people during the hajj, a new... Read More »

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Washington - U.S. Program To Train, Equip Syrian Rebels Not Ending: U.S. Official

Yesterday 10:23 AM

Washington - The U.S. military program to train and equip Syrian rebels is not "ending" but is instead being refocused, a senior U.S. defense... Read More »

Jerusalem - WATCH: Police Shoot Female Terrorist In Dramatic Standoff At Afula Bus Station

Yesterday 10:01 AM

Jerusalem - Footage has emerged on social media that appears to show the moments when Israeli security forces shot and wounded an Arab woman at a bus... Read More »

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Flagstgaff, AZ - 1 Dead, 3 Wounded In Shooting At Northern Arizona University

Yesterday 09:40 AM

Flagstgaff, AZ - An overnight confrontation between two groups of students escalated into gunfire Friday when a freshman at Northern Arizona... Read More »

Israel - AP Interview: Jerusalem Mayor Defends Gun Display

Yesterday 09:13 AM

Israel - Jerusalem's mayor, caught on video this week with a gun slung over his shoulder while visiting a Palestinian neighborhood, is making no... Read More »

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Columbia, SC - 260 South Carolina Roads, 125 Bridges Closed After Record Rainstorm

Yesterday 09:12 AM

Columbia, SC - Parts of nearly 260 roads in South Carolina are still closed because of flooding after a massive rainstorm. That's according to a... Read More »

Last updated: Yesterday 01:10 PM Gaza - Six Palestinians Killed By Israeli Troops In Protest At Gaza Fence

Yesterday 08:37 AM

Gaza - Israeli troops shot dead six Palestinians in protests in Gaza and a knife-wielding Jewish man wounded four Arabs in southern Israel on Friday... Read More »

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Israel - Netanyahu Condemns Dimona Revenge Attack

Yesterday 08:22 AM

Israel - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu "strongly condemned" the attack in Dimona Friday morning, the harming of innocent Arabs." "Israel is a... Read More »

Israel - Revenge Attacks: Four Injured In Dimona Stabbings By Jew

Yesterday 08:04 AM

Israel - Four Arabs were stabbed in a town in southern Israel on Friday and a Jewish suspect was arrested, police said. The attacks follow a surge in... Read More »

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Kyriat Arba - Palestinian Shot Dead After Stabbing Police Officer, Attempting To Steal His Gun

Yesterday 07:51 AM

Kyriat Arba - Israeli police say a Palestinian was shot and killed after he stabbed an officer in the West Bank and tried to take his gun on Friday... Read More »

Jerusalem - Stabbing Attack On Shmuel Hanavie St., Victim Has Minor Injuries

Yesterday 07:30 AM

Jerusalem - A 16-year-old was lightly injured in a stabbing attack in Jerusalem Friday afternoon. Israeli police say a Palestinian stabbed an Israeli... Read More »

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New York - United Airlines To Launch Non-stop Tel Aviv-San Francisco Route

Yesterday 12:30 AM

New York - Itā€™s about to get a little easier to do business between Silicon Valley and the Startup Nation. United Airlines on Thursday announced... Read More »

Rockland County, NY - East Ramapo Superintendent Klein To Leave His Post At The End Of October

Yesterday 12:08 AM

Rockland County, NY - After years of calls for his ouster, East Ramapo Superintendent Joel Klein announced his resignation to great applause on... Read More »

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New York - Governor Cuomo: Denying Global Warming Isn't A Survival Plan

October 8, 2015 11:33 PM

New York - Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Thursday joined government leaders worldwide in signing an agreement to help combat global warming and keep the Earth's average temperature from rising dangerously. The Under Two MOU, a memorandum of understanding signed by more than... Read More »

Dallas - Some Travelers Love To Hate The New Discount Airlines

October 8, 2015 11:07 PM

Dallas - When the delay on his 90-minute flight stretched past the four-hour mark, David Rankin started tweeting to Spirit Airlines as he and other... Read More »

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