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New York - US Agency Rolls Out Refinance Program For Homeowners Today 11:02 PM New York - The regulator of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac unveiled on Thursday a program aimed at homeowners who are paying their mortgages on time but whose loan-to-value (LTV) ratios are too high to qualify for traditional refinance programs. To be eligible for this program, which Fannie and Freddie will implement, borrowers must have not missed any mortgage payments in the prior six months; must not have skipped more than one payment in the...

North Berwick, Maine - GOP Governor: Most Drug Dealers Arrested Are Black, Hispanic Today 10:32 PM North Berwick, Maine - Republican Gov. Paul LePage is being accused again of making racially insensitive comments, this time by saying photos he's collected in a binder of drug dealers arrested in the state show more than 90 percent of them are black or Hispanic. The governor made the remark at...

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New York - LaGuardia Travelers Fear Turbulence En Route To New Airport

Today 10:02 PM

New York - There could be turbulence for travelers during the multibillion dollar renovation of New York's LaGuardia Airport. Vice President Joe...Read More »

Seattle - Russian Convicted In Masterminding Global Online Theft Ring

Today 09:34 PM

Seattle - A federal jury convicted the son of a Russian lawmaker Thursday of hacking into U.S. businesses to steal credit card information and...Read More »

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United Nations - Israel Rejects Immunity For Indicted UN Engineer In Gaza

Today 09:23 PM

United Nations - The Israeli government on Thursday rejected a U.N. request for diplomatic immunity for a Palestinian engineer who worked for the...Read More »

New York - Amazon Launches Amazon Vehicles To Help Car Buyers

Today 09:09 PM

New York - Amazon is starting a site offering research, reviews and other information on new and used cars. The latest venture by the e-commerce...Read More »

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Orlando, FL - Orlando Hospitals Won't Charge Nightclub Shooting Victims For Care

Today 08:33 PM

Orlando, FL - Two Florida hospitals will not seek payment of medical bills from the dozens of people treated for injuries suffered in the mass...Read More »

Washington - Marines Say 2 Men Didn't Help Raise 1st Flag At Iwo Jima

Today 08:01 PM

Washington - The Marine Corps has acknowledged it misidentified two of the servicemen who helped raise the first U.S. flag at Iwo Jima during World...Read More »

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New York - Exposure To 9/11 Disaster Tied To Low Birthweight, Preterm Delivery

Today 07:30 PM

New York - For years following the events of September 11, 2001 in lower Manhattan, the disaster and its aftermath may have affected women and their...Read More »

Brooklyn, NY - Hikind Comes Down Hard On Trump And Clinton In New Video

Today 06:44 PM

Brooklyn, NY - The ballot may come down to Donald versus Hillary, but a Youtube video released today by Assemblyman Dov Hikind suggests that the...Read More »

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Washington - Suddenly It's Trump Sounding Soft On Illegal Immigration

Today 06:29 PM

Washington - Donald Trump defeated 16 rivals in the Republican primaries by being the most anti-immigrant of them all, promising to build a giant...Read More »

Tehran, Iran - In Iran, Unique System Allows Payments For Kidney Donors

Today 06:00 PM

Tehran, Iran - The whirling hum of a dialysis machine could have been the soundtrack to the rest of Zahra Hajikarimi's life but for an unusual...Read More »

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Paris - Apple Boosts iPhone Security After Mideast Spyware Discovery

Today 05:29 PM

Paris - A botched attempt to break into the iPhone of an Arab activist using hitherto unknown espionage software has trigged a global upgrade of...Read More »

New York - Hillary Clinton Agrees To Not Campaign Or Run Ads On 9/11

Today 05:05 PM

New York - Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and her running mate, Tim Kaine, will not campaign or run ads on Sept. 11. A campaign...Read More »

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Chateaurenard, France - Burkini Must Be Banned, France's Sarkozy Says As He Launches Election Campaign

Today 04:26 PM

Chateaurenard, France - Burkinis must be banned throughout France, ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy said at his first campaign rally for the 2017...Read More »

Toronto - Police: 3 Dead, 1 Hurt In Toronto, Crossbow Found Nearby

Today 03:57 PM

Toronto - Three people were killed in what Canadian police on Thursday called a homicide that may have involved a crossbow. Officers arrived at a...Read More »

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New York - Expressing Remorse Over Past Mishandling Of Sexual Abuse In Children, 300 Orthodox Rabbis Vow Better Protection For Victims

Today 03:20 PM

New York - In light of recent tragic suicides committed as a direct result of child sexual abuse, as well as other physical, emotional...Read More »

Singapore - World's First Self-driving Taxis Debut In Singapore

Today 03:10 PM

Singapore - The world's first self-driving taxis began picking up passengers in Singapore starting Thursday. Select members of the public can hail...Read More »

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New York - Trump Meets With Minorities, Offers An Inclusive Platform

Today 02:44 PM

New York - US Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump met with minority Republicans in New York on Thursday, including his former Republican...Read More »

Los Angeles - Welcome To The Trump-Clinton Conspiracy Election

Today 02:32 PM

Los Angeles - It's a conspiracy: The 2016 campaign features one candidate who warned against the "vast right-wing conspiracy" and another who was a...Read More »

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Bear, Delaware - Woman Falls To Death From Zip Line Platform At Delaware Park

Today 02:01 PM

Bear, Delaware - Delaware State Police investigators were trying to determine Thursday how a woman fell 35 feet to her death from a zip line platform...Read More »

Rio De Janeiro - Brazil Senate Starts Impeachment Trial Of President Rousseff

Today 01:33 PM

Rio De Janeiro - Brazil's Senate on Thursday began deliberating whether to permanently remove President Dilma Rousseff from office, the final step in...Read More »

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Umm Al-fahm, Israel - In Crime-ridden Israeli Arab City, Police Seek New Approach

Today 01:02 PM

Umm Al-fahm, Israel - On the rundown streets of Umm al-Fahm, an Israeli-Arab city of 50,000, locals in smoky cafes are reluctant to speak. Violent...Read More »

Tehran - Video Shows Encounter With US Warship, Iran Minister Defends Action

Today 12:30 PM

Tehran - Iran's defense minister said on Thursday four of his country's vessels accused of harassing a U.S. warship were only doing their job, and...Read More »

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New York - Judge: NY Ex-Assembly Speaker Silver Can Remain Free During Appeal

Today 12:23 PM

New York - Former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver can remain free while he appeals his conviction and 12-year prison sentence, a judge ruled...Read More »

Philippines - For 10 Years, Possibly Biggest Pearl Was Hidden Under Bed

Today 12:07 PM

Philippines - A Filipino fisherman in western Palawan island has found possibly the world's biggest pearl, but he didn't know it. For 10 years...Read More »

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London - London Flight Delayed For Hour As EasyJet Crew Members Argue

Today 11:49 AM

London - An easyJet flight from London's Gatwick Airport to Belfast has faced an hourlong delay after two crew members got into an epic shouting...Read More »

Washington - Mylan Offers Discounts On EpiPen After Clinton Criticism

Today 11:32 AM

Washington - Mylan NV said on Thursday it would reduce the out-of-pocket cost of its severe allergy treatment EpiPen through a discount program, a...Read More »

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New York - WhatsApp Relaxes Privacy Stance, To Share Phone Numbers With Facebook

Today 11:02 AM

New York - Global messaging service WhatsApp says it will start sharing the phone numbers of its users with Facebook, its parent company. That means...Read More »

Brooklyn, NY - Police Seek Hit And Run Driver Who Struck Child In BP

Today 10:40 AM

Brooklyn, NY - Police are hoping that a driver with Taxi and Limousine Commission license plates will come forward after hitting a six year old boy...Read More »

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Washington - Clinton Defends Foundation, Says It Has Been Transparent

Today 10:00 AM

Washington - Hillary Clinton defended her family's charitable foundation on Wednesday against criticism from Donald Trump, saying it had provided...Read More »

Ramapo, NY - Monsey Teen Dies After Being Struck By Minivan On Busy Roadway

Today 09:29 AM

Ramapo, NY - A fatal collision last night on a major thoroughfare in Monsey took the life of an 18 year old young woman from a well known local...Read More »

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Bnei Brak - In Israel's Religious Press, Hillary Clinton Is Invisible

Today 08:43 AM

Bnei Brak, Israel - Hillary Clinton may become the president of Israel's most important ally, but her image is banished from a significant swath of...Read More »

Afghanistan - Gun, Bomb Attack On American University In Kabul Kills 12

Today 08:12 AM

Kabul, Afghanistan - Twelve people, including seven students, were killed in an attack on the American University in Kabul that sent hundreds of...Read More »

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