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Franklin County, VA - Sheriff: Man Who Shot Virginia Journalists Identified With 9/11 Attacks Yesterday 07:02 PM Franklin County, VA - The gunman who killed two Virginia television journalists on air carried out a well-planned assault and identified with mass murderers and the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on the United States, authorities said on Friday. The shooter, Vester Flanagan, gave no sign of his...

Olathe, KS - White Supremacist Takes Stand In Jewish Site Shootings Says Wish He Could've Killed More Yesterday 06:36 PM Olathe, KS - A white supremacist charged with killing three people at Jewish sites in suburban Kansas City last year has testified that he wishes he could have killed more. Frazier Glenn Miller Jr., who is acting as his own attorney, called himself to the stand, where he was also cross-examined...


Washington - Biden Backers Eye Gay Support, Money For Presidential Bid

Yesterday 06:00 PM

Washington - Backers of Vice President Joe Biden are reaching out to donors and activists in the gay and lesbian community to line up financial and political support if Biden, who endorsed same-sex marriage before Hillary Clinton, decides to run for president. Draft... Read More »

Canberra, Australia - Australian Survivor Of WWII 'Great Escape' Dies Aged 101

Yesterday 05:21 PM

Canberra, Australia - Paul Royle, an Australian pilot who took part in a mass breakout from a German prisoner of war camp during World War II that is... Read More »

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New York, NY - NYPD's Top Hostage Negotiator Retires After 33 Years; Says "Knowing Failure" Most Important Key To Success

Yesterday 04:30 PM

New York, NY - After over 33 years on the force, Lt. Jack Cambria is retiring on Friday, bringing to an end a career that has made him not only the... Read More »

Washington - Infighting Among Jewish Community Over Iran Accord Has Leaders Weary Of Long Term Damage

Yesterday 04:15 PM

Washington, D.C. - The ongoing infighting and escalating vitriol between members of the Jewish community over President Obama's Iran nuclear accord has Jewish leaders on both sides now calling for peace, and scrambling to a halt the kind of rhetoric they fear may... Read More »

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New York - New York TSA Agent Charged With Molesting Traveler In Bogus Search At LaGuardia Airport

Yesterday 04:15 PM

New York - A Transportation Security Administration agent at New York's LaGuardia Airport was arrested after being accused of luring a woman to an... Read More »

Tel Aviv - Billboard Announcing Opening Of Iranian Embassy In Tel Aviv Sparks Curiosity And Concern

Yesterday 04:00 PM

Tel Aviv - A five-story-tall billboard placed in central Tel Aviv earlier this week announcing the opening of an Iranian embassy sparked curiosity... Read More »

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Mexico City - Mexican Ambassador-designate Downplays Donald Trump Comments

Yesterday 03:30 PM

Mexico City - Mexico's ambassador-designate to Washington sought to downplay Donald Trump's comments on Mexico, telling a Senate confirmation hearing... Read More »

New Windsor, NY - Pilot Dies When Stunt Plane Crashes In Stewart International Airport Air Show Practice

Yesterday 03:25 PM

New Windsor, NY - State police say a pilot has died after his propeller-driven stunt plane crashed while he was practicing tricks for a weekend air show in New York's Hudson Valley. Trooper Steven Nevel said the accident happened around 2 p.m. Friday at Stewart... Read More »

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Akron, OH - Daughter Of Slain Officer Gets Police Escort To Kindergarten

Yesterday 03:06 PM

Akron, OH - The daughter of a slain Ohio officer has received a police escort to school on her first day of kindergarten. Thirty-two-year-old... Read More »

Last updated: Yesterday 04:35 PM Washington - Obama Says Expects Better US-Israel Ties After Iran Deal In Place

Yesterday 02:56 PM

Washington - President Barack Obama on Friday compared tensions between the U.S. and Israel over the Iranian nuclear deal to a family feud and said... Read More »

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Seoul - US And South Korea Hold Massive Live Fire Military Drills Near Demilitarized Zone

Yesterday 02:30 PM

Seoul - The exercise took place in Pocheon, about 12 miles from the Demilitarized Zone that separates North and South Korea. Around 3,000... Read More »

Washington - Opposition To Iran Deal Grows Among U.S. Republicans - Reuters Poll

Yesterday 02:11 PM

Washington - Opposition to a nuclear pact between Iran and major powers grew among U.S. Republicans over the past month, a Reuters poll showed... Read More »

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Washington - White House Says Confident Iran Deal Will Survive In Congress

Yesterday 01:45 PM

Washington - The White House on Friday expressed confidence that it has the support in Congress necessary to sustain a veto of a resolution to reject... Read More »

Roanoke, VA - Governor Visits TV Station Says 'Too Many Guns In America'

Yesterday 01:02 PM

Roanoke, VA - Gov. Terry McAuliffe says he has visited WDBJ-TV to lend his support and give condolences to the employees there. McAuliffe visited Friday and spoke to the media outside of the station. He talked about his support for universal background checks for... Read More »

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Washington - Vote Tally In Favor Of Iran Deal Climbs To 30 In Senate

Yesterday 12:30 PM

Washington - Democratic Sen. Tom Carper of Delaware has become the 30th senator to back the Iran nuclear deal, as momentum for the White House-backed... Read More »

New Jersey - Princeton University Set To Install Eruv Across Campus And Other Parts Of Town

Yesterday 11:59 AM

Princeton, NJ - As the result of a collaborative effort between members of its Jewish community and school officials, Princeton University has... Read More »

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Zurich - Switzerland Says Regrets Envoy's Display Of Netanyahu Cartoon

Yesterday 11:30 AM

Zurich - Switzerland expressed regret on Friday after its ambassador to Iran displayed a cartoon depicting two doves defecating on Israeli Prime... Read More »

Warsaw, Poland - Radar Detects Object Believed To Be Missing Nazi Gold Train

Yesterday 11:05 AM

Warsaw, Poland - A Polish official said Friday he has seen an image made by ground-penetrating radar that seemed to prove the discovery of an armored... Read More »

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Jerusalem - Israel Makes Video To Thank Shanghai For Helping Jews During World War Two

Yesterday 10:45 AM

Jerusalem - The Consulate General of Israel in Shanghai released a public service video on Wednesday to thank Shanghai for helping Jews during World... Read More »

New Orleans - Former President Bush Returns To New Orleans For 10th Anniversary Of Katrina

Yesterday 10:38 AM

New Orleans - Former President George W. Bush returned Friday to New Orleans — the scene of one of his presidency's lowest points — to tout the... Read More »

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Vienna, Austria - Police Say 71 Migrants Suffocated To Death In Food Truck, 3 Suspects Arrested

Yesterday 10:15 AM

Vienna, Austria - Police arrested several people believed to be part of a human smuggling operation in connection with the deaths of 71 migrants who... Read More »

New York - Best President Ever! How Trump's Love Of Hyperbole Could Backfire

Yesterday 09:45 AM

New York - Manhattan real estate lawyer John Mechanic remembers the summer day a decade ago when Donald Trump gave him a tour of a vacant retail... Read More »

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Tallahassee, FL - Florida Governor Declares State Of Emergency After Tropical Storm Erika Lashes Caribbean Islands

Yesterday 09:23 AM

Tallahassee, FL - Florida Gov. Rick Scott said Friday that Tropical Storm Erika poses a "severe threat to the entire state" and declared a state of... Read More »

Roanoke, VA - Gunman In On-air Deaths Remembered As 'Professional Victim'

Yesterday 09:14 AM

Roanoke, VA - The man who was news director during Vester Flanagan's rocky tenure at Virginia station WDBJ-TV described him as someone who constantly... Read More »

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New York - GOP Candidate Trump To Offer Plan To Overhaul US Tax Code

Yesterday 09:02 AM

New York - Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is promising to offer a plan within a month to overhaul the tax system, calling himself... Read More »

Jerusalem - ‘Borderline Corruption’ Alleged Against Haredi Political Parties, Chief Rabbi

Yesterday 08:38 AM

Jerusalem - Allegations have been leveled at the haredi political parties and Chief Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef of attempting to circumvent the current list... Read More »

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London - Payments Glitch At HSBC Leaves Thousands Without Wages

Yesterday 08:16 AM

London - HSBC reported a computer glitch on Friday which it said prevented some of its British business customers from making payments, leaving... Read More »

Washington - Obama To Speak With Jewish Groups On Iran Deal

Yesterday 07:57 AM

Washington - President Barack Obama is using a Friday webcast to try to allay concerns from Jewish communities about the nuclear agreement with... Read More »

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Jerusalem - US Sanctions Chief Visits Israel Amid Iran Jitters

Yesterday 07:42 AM

Jerusalem - The U.S. Department of the Treasury's sanctions chief is visiting Israel amid concerns in Jerusalem over the nuclear deal with... Read More »

Jerusalem - Hamas Claims IDF Took Terrorist's Body Instead Of Israeli Soldier During 2014 Gaza War

Yesterday 12:22 AM

Jerusalem - A Hamas commander from the Izz a-Din al-Kassam Brigades has claimed that Israel mistook the body of a terrorist for that of IDF Sec.-Lt... Read More »

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Denver - Contact Lens Makers Take Fight Over Price Law To Court

August 27, 2015 11:45 PM

Denver - Contact lens makers struggled Thursday to defend their pricing policies in a federal appeals case that could have wide-ranging effects on... Read More »

New Orleans - Before And After Images Of Areas Hit By Katrina

August 27, 2015 11:03 PM

New Orleans - When Hurricane Katrina ripped through the Gulf Coast nearly 10 years ago, it left a mammoth trail of damage in its wake. Storm surge... Read More »

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