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San Jose, CA - San Jose Streets Flooded As More Heavy Rains Wallop California Today 08:11 AM San Jose, CA - Waist-high waters flooded hundreds of homes in a neighborhood of San Jose on Tuesday after heavy rains drenched the state, causing a creek in the Northern California city to overflow, officials said. The city of about 1 million people, a hub of Silicon Valley south of San...

Tehran - Iran Commander: U.S. Should Expect A 'Slap In The Face' Today 07:51 AM Iran - The United States should expect a "strong slap in the face" if it underestimates Iran's defensive capabilities, a commander of the elite Revolutionary Guards said on Wednesday, as Tehran concluded war games. Since taking office last month, U.S. President Donald Trump has pledged to get tough with Iran, warning the Islamic Republic after its ballistic missile test on Jan. 29 that it was playing with fire and all U.S. options were on the...


New York - Construction For Hudson Tunnel To Last Seven Years In Manhattan

Today 07:30 AM

New York - Construction activities in New York City will last for seven years as Amtrak builds its multibillion-dollar train tunnel underneath the Hudson River, an official said late on Tuesday, disclosing how long disruptions will likely last in a part of Manhattan...Read More »

Sydney - Australian PM Criticizes U.N. As Israeli PM Arrives For State Visit

Yesterday 11:30 PM

Sydney - Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull offered a staunch defense of Israel on Wednesday, criticizing the United Nations and vowing never...Read More »

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New York - Wal-Mart Keeps Working To Make Inroads Against Amazon

Yesterday 11:03 PM

New York - The nation's largest retailer keeps working to make headway against the largest online seller. Wal-Mart drew more shoppers to its...Read More »

Paris - Amnesty Says Trump's 'Poisonous' Rhetoric Makes World A Darker Place

Yesterday 10:33 PM

Paris - Amnesty International said on Wednesday U.S. President Donald Trump's "poisonous" rhetoric on his way to winning the White House led a global...Read More »

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Harrisburg, PA - School District Agrees To Remove Ten Commandments Monument

Yesterday 10:08 PM

Harrisburg, PA - A Pennsylvania school district has agreed to remove a granite Ten Commandments monument from outside a high school and pay $164,000 in legal fees to settle a federal lawsuit. The Freedom From Religion Foundation said it received a signed settlement...Read More »

St. Louis - Evidence Of Rising Anti-Semitism, But Data Mostly Elusive

Yesterday 09:45 PM

St. Louis - Has anti-Semitism accompanied Donald Trump's rise to power? Some organizations that monitor hate groups and hate crimes believe so...Read More »

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Jerusalem - Israeli Official: Obama, Not Netanyahu, Blocked 2015 Initiative

Yesterday 09:15 PM

Jerusalem - It was the Obama administration, and not Israel, that poured cold water on the idea of a wider regional diplomatic process, following a...Read More »

Los Angeles, CA - Americans Eat Out Less As Higher Menu Prices Take A Bite From Restaurant Visits: Reuters/Ipsos Poll

Yesterday 08:45 PM

Los Angeles, CA - A third of U.S. adults are eating out less frequently than three months ago, mostly because of cost, according to a new...Read More »

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New York - Judge Orders Government To Identify Jan. 28-29 Travelers

Yesterday 08:21 PM

New York - A New York judge says the government must identify approved refugees, valid visa holders and other legal travelers subjected to Republican President Donald Trump's travel ban for a day after a judge ruled against it last month. Brooklyn Judge Carol Bagley...Read More »

New York - Court: Brooklyn Detainees May Sue NYC Over 'Degrading' Conditions

Yesterday 08:02 PM

New York - New York City must face a lawsuit claiming it unconstitutionally subjected pretrial detainees at Brooklyn Central Booking to "degrading"...Read More »

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Helsinki - Trump Comments Put Focus On Sweden's Embrace Of Immigrants

Yesterday 07:32 PM

Helsinki - When a riot broke out in a predominantly immigrant Stockholm suburb this week, the biggest surprise for many Swedes was that a police...Read More »

Dallas - United, American Begin Selling Cheaper Economy-class Fare

Yesterday 07:00 PM

Dallas - American and United have started selling cheaper "basic economy" fares as they battle discount airlines for the most budget-conscious...Read More »

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East Providence, RI - Chafee Blasts Media Over Trump 'Onslaught,' Metric Coverage

Yesterday 06:32 PM

East Providence, RI - Former Democratic presidential candidate Lincoln Chafee defended Republican President Donald Trump on Tuesday against a...Read More »

Charleston, SC - Gucci Gone: $24,000 Purse Pilfered From Store Display

Yesterday 06:02 PM

Charleston, SC - Police in Charleston are looking for a suspect with expensive taste. A police report says surveillance video shows a man walking...Read More »

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Ellis Island, NY - ‘Refugees Welcome’ Banner Unfurled At Statue Of Liberty

Yesterday 05:36 PM

Ellis Island, NY - National Parks Service officials are trying to figure out who unfurled a giant banner at the Statue of Liberty that said...Read More »

Lithia, FL - UPS Tests Drone Deliveries From Trucks In Florida With Eye To Cost Cuts

Yesterday 05:36 PM

Lithia, FL - Package delivery company United Parcel Service Inc tested home delivery by drone in Lithia, Florida, on Monday, the first step in what...Read More »

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Washington - Trump Targets Many More Immigrants For Possible Deportation

Yesterday 05:01 PM

Washington - Many more people living in the United States illegally could face rapid deportation — including people simply arrested for traffic...Read More »

New Brunswick, NJ - Deal Reached Over Unfinished Development Tied To Kushner

Yesterday 04:30 PM

New Brunswick, NJ - The remaining condo owner in a failed New Jersey waterfront development has reached an undisclosed settlement with a New...Read More »

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New York - US Indexes Close At Record Highs

Yesterday 04:27 PM

New York - Stocks again broke records Tuesday as investors came back from a long weekend hungry for deals. While Kraft Heinz and Unilever couldn't complete a proposed $143 billion mega-merger, food and household goods makers rose as investors bet...Read More »

New York - New York’s Powerball Jackpot Increases To $403 Million For Wednesday’s Drawing

Yesterday 04:10 PM

New York - The jackpot for Wednesday’s Powerball drawing is now $403,000,000. The $54,000,000 increase from the advertised jackpot on Saturday is...Read More »

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Texas - Houston Police Respond To Reports Of Shots Fired At Major Hospital

Yesterday 03:49 PM

Texas - Police in Houston said on Tuesday they were checking into reports of an active shooter at Ben Taub Hospital, a major healthcare center, but said initial indications showed all patients and staff were safe. Police said they have not yet verified if any shots...Read More »

New Wilmington, PA - Mom Mails Garbage To College Student Who Didn't Empty Trash

Yesterday 03:21 PM

New Wilmington, PA - A Pennsylvania college student got a reminder to take out the trash when his mother sent him some garbage in a care...Read More »

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Tel Aviv - Investors Bet On Israel Tech Stock Windfall Under Trump

Yesterday 03:00 PM

Tel Aviv - Investors are betting heavily that Israeli defense and cyber-security firms will reap a windfall from President Donald Trump's big U.S...Read More »

New York - Historian With Expert Predictions Ponders Trump Impeachment

Yesterday 02:42 PM

New York - A college professor who has successfully predicted every presidential election since 1984, including Donald Trump's upset victory last...Read More »

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New York - Sudden Death Of Russian Ambassador To UN Needs To Be Studied More

Yesterday 02:20 PM

New York - The cause and manner of death of Russia's ambassador to the United Nations needs to be studied further, the city medical examiner said...Read More »

Harare, Zimbabwe - Zimbabwe's Mugabe Praises Trump's 'America First' Policy

Yesterday 02:00 PM

Harare, Zimbabwe - U.S. President Donald Trump's "America First" policy has an admirer in Zimbabwe's longtime president, who says the policy...Read More »

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Rome - Sticker Shock For Olive Oil Buyers After Bad Italian Harvest

Yesterday 01:23 PM

Rome - From specialty shops in Rome to supermarkets around the world, lovers of Italian olive oil are in for some sticker shock this year, with...Read More »

New York - Runaway Cow Leads Police On Wild Chase In Queens

Yesterday 01:18 PM

New York - A plucky bull escaped from a slaughterhouse and led police on a wild chase through the streets on Tuesday only to die on its way to a...Read More »

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Washington - Homeland Security Employees Locked Out Of Computer Networks

Yesterday 01:02 PM

Washington - U.S. Department of Homeland Security employees in the Washington area were unable to access some agency computer networks on Tuesday...Read More »

Cairo - Jordan, Egypt Back 2-state Solution For Israel, Palestinians

Yesterday 12:25 PM

Cairo - Jordan and Egypt are reasserting support for a Palestinian state, days after U.S. President Donald Trump said that peace in the Middle East does not necessarily depend on a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. In a statement issued Tuesday...Read More »

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Jerusalem - More Bnei Menashe Arrive In Israel

Yesterday 12:00 PM

Jerusalem - A group of 102 immigrants of the Bnei Menashe community arrived this week in Israel. Their Aliyah (immigration to Israel) was organized...Read More »

Dublin - Dublin Protesters Prevent Speech By Israeli Ambassador

Yesterday 11:37 AM

Dublin - A student society at Trinity College Dublin has canceled a speech by Israel's ambassador to Ireland after a group of students chanting...Read More »

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