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New York - NYC City To Pay $600,000 In Police Brutality Case Yesterday 04:00 PM New York, NY - New York City has agreed to pay more than $600,000 to settle claims from a man who said he was brutally beaten by police officers nearly five years ago. Jateik Reed was 19 on Jan. 12, 2012, when he and two friends were stopped and frisked by officers on a sidewalk in the borough of the Bronx. Surveillance camera and cellphone recordings of the encounter showing officers kicking Reed and striking him with batons were widely...

New York - Samsung To Disable Note 7 Phones In The U.S. Via Software Update Yesterday 03:30 PM New York - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Friday that a software update for Galaxy Note 7 smartphones will be released mid-December in the United States preventing them from charging and functioning as mobile phones, rendering them useless. The smartphone maker said that more than 93 percent...


Istanbul - Report: Turkey Drops Case Against Israeli Officers

Yesterday 03:03 PM

Istanbul - Turkey's state-run Anadolu Agency says a court has dropped a case against Israeli military officials charged in the deaths of 10 Turkish activists, a decision aligned with a reconciliation pact between Turkey and Israel. Under a deal reached this year...Read More »

Henrico, VA - Virginia Marina Fire Destroys At Least A Dozen Boats

Yesterday 02:30 PM

Henrico, VA - Authorities say a fire that broke out at a Virginia marina has destroyed about a dozen boats. No injuries have been reported. The...Read More »

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Detroit - Michigan Lets Autonomous Cars On Roads Without Human Driver

Yesterday 02:05 PM

Detroit - Companies can now test self-driving cars on Michigan public roads without a driver or steering wheel under new laws that could push the...Read More »

Washington - Right To The End, Trump Campaign Spent Less Than Clinton's

Yesterday 01:30 PM

Washington - Donald Trump's campaign spent about $94 million in its final push for the White House, according to new fundraising reports filed...Read More »

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Atlanta - Lessons Of Hotel Fire Echo After Oakland Warehouse Disaster

Yesterday 01:00 PM

Atlanta - The cries of trapped hotel guests screaming in agony are still seared into Richard Hamil's memory, seven decades after the Winecoff Hotel...Read More »

Madison, WI - Federal Judge Refuses To Halt Wisconsin Presidential Recount

Yesterday 12:42 PM

Madison, WI - A federal judge refused to halt Wisconsin's presidential recount Friday, telling President-elect Donald Trump's supporters that the...Read More »

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Washington - Obama Orders Review Of Cyber Attacks On 2016 Election

Yesterday 12:33 PM

Washington - U.S. President Barack Obama ordered intelligence agencies to review cyber attacks and foreign intervention into the 2016 election and...Read More »

Jerusalem - Israel 'Interested' In Accepting Guantanamo Bay Detainee For Prosecution

Yesterday 12:05 PM

Jerusalem - The United States has asked Israel to prosecute a Kenyan detainee held at the Guantanamo Bay prison facility in Cuba since 2007, The Miami Herald reported on Thursday. The US believes that Mohammed Abdul Malik Bajabu, 43, played a key role in the 2002...Read More »

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Newark, NJ - Truck Carrying $500,000 In Purses Stolen From NJ Warehouse

Yesterday 11:31 AM

Newark, NJ - A tractor-trailer carrying $500,000 worth of Coach purses has been stolen from a warehouse in New Jersey's largest city. The heist occurred just before 8:30 a.m. Friday at SalSon Logistics in Newark. The trailer was loaded with four pallets of luxury...Read More »

Los Angeles - Donald Trump Remains Producer On 'New Celebrity Apprentice'

Yesterday 11:31 AM

Los Angeles - Donald Trump is gone from the boardroom of NBC's reboot of "Celebrity Apprentice" but he's kept a business connection to the reality...Read More »

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Washington - Trump Offers Goldman Executive Cohn Key Economic Post

Yesterday 11:18 AM

Washington - U.S President-elect Donald Trump has asked Goldman Sachs executive Gary Cohn to head his White House National Economic Council, a group...Read More »

New York - NYC Runner's Killing Puts A DNA Technique Under A Microscope

Yesterday 11:00 AM

New York - With a DNA profile but no suspect to match in the strangling of a woman who went for a run and met a killer, authorities are looking to...Read More »

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Miami Beach, FL - Florida Gov. Scott Lifts Zika Infection Zone In Miami Beach

Yesterday 10:41 AM

Miami Beach, FL - Florida's governor says South Beach is no longer an active infection zone for the Zika virus. Gov. Rick Scott was joined by...Read More »

Seoul - S. Korean Impeachment Sales: Goodbye Park, Hello Free Room

Yesterday 10:21 AM

Seoul - For many South Korean business owners, President Park Geun-hye's impeachment Friday was a moment to celebrate — with a sale. A hotel in...Read More »

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Jerusalem - Hezbollah Denies It Promised Russia No Attacks On Israel

Yesterday 10:00 AM

Jerusalem - Hezbollah said on Friday that there is no truth to reports it assured Russia there would be no military response to the alleged Israeli...Read More »

Amona, West Bank - Facing Evacuation, West Bank Settlers Remain Defiant

Yesterday 09:32 AM

Amona, West Bank - Facing a court-ordered evacuation, residents of the Jewish settlement outpost of Amona in the West Bank are digging in for a fight...Read More »

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New York - Figures Show Trump Spent $66 Million Of His Own Cash On Election Campaign

Yesterday 09:06 AM

New York - U.S. President-elect Donald Trump pumped a total of $66 million of his own money into his campaign - far from the $100 million he...Read More »

Washington - Democrats Plot Uphill Fight Against Some Trump Nominations

Yesterday 08:43 AM

Washington - U.S. Senate Democrats plan to fight some of President-elect Donald Trump's choices for top administration jobs, but history and the...Read More »

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Seoul - South Korean President Is Impeached In Stunning Fall

Yesterday 08:19 AM

Seoul - South Korean lawmakers on Friday impeached President Park Geun-hye, a stunning and swift fall for the country's first female leader amid...Read More »

Des Moines, A - Trump Says U.S.-China Relationship Must Improve

Yesterday 08:00 AM

Des Moines, IA - President-elect Donald Trump said on Thursday the United States needed to improve its relationship with China, which he criticized...Read More »

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Gatineau, Quebec - Woman Described As Canada's Rosa Parks To Appear On Banknote

Yesterday 07:30 AM

Gatineau, Quebec - A black woman often described as Canada's Rosa Parks for her 1946 decision to sit in a whites-only section of a Nova Scotia movie...Read More »

Washington - Clinton Calls 'Fake News' A Threat To U.S. Democracy

December 8, 2016 11:59 PM

Washington - Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton called "fake news" a danger that must be addressed quickly, in a rare public appearance on...Read More »

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New York - NBC Shutting Down Its Breaking News Service

December 8, 2016 11:27 PM

New York - NBC says that it is shutting down its Breaking News digital service, which provided bulletins on stories through Twitter, a website and...Read More »

New York - US Life Expectancy Falls, As Many Kinds Of Death Increase

December 8, 2016 10:55 PM

New York -A decades-long trend of rising life expectancy in the U.S. could be ending: It declined last year and it is no better than it was four...Read More »

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Washington - Georgia Accuses US Of Trying To Hack Its Election Systems

December 8, 2016 10:23 PM

Washington - The state of Georgia on Thursday accused the U.S. Homeland Security Department of apparently trying to hack its election systems In a...Read More »

Washington - Chief Of Staff Priebus? Some Trump Loyalists Still Dubious

December 8, 2016 10:00 PM

Washington - When President-elect Donald Trump tapped Reince Priebus as his chief of staff, Republican leaders cheered the prospect of a close ally...Read More »

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Washington - Gov't Proposes Letting Airline Passengers Make Phone Calls

December 8, 2016 09:45 PM

Washington - The government is proposing that airlines be allowed to permit their passengers to make phone calls during flights using Wi-Fi despite...Read More »

Mineola, NY - Trump Puts New Spotlight On Long Island Gang Killings

December 8, 2016 09:34 PM

Mineola, NY - As he sat down for an interview with Time magazine for his "person of the year" profile, Donald Trump explained his tough view on...Read More »

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New Jersey - Cleaning Woman Arrested For Stealing Jewelry From Jewish Family In Lakewood

December 8, 2016 09:05 PM

New Jersey - The Lakewood Police Department is asking homeowners to check their valuables after a 31 year old Toms River resident was found to be...Read More »

Columbus, OH - Trump Meets With Ohio State Victims, Taking On Somber Duty

December 8, 2016 09:00 PM

Columbus, OH - In the midst of his Cabinet deliberations, President-elect Donald Trump flew to Ohio Thursday to meet with victims and families after...Read More »

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Boston - Signs To Mark Eastern And Western Ends Of Longest US Road

December 8, 2016 08:30 PM

Boston - Signs marking the eastern and western ends of the longest continuous road in the U.S. have been unveiled on both coasts. Historic U.S...Read More »

Washington - Surgeon General Sounding Alarm On Teens' Use Of E-cigarettes

December 8, 2016 08:05 PM

Washington - The U.S. surgeon general is calling e-cigarettes an emerging public health threat to the nation's youth. In a report released...Read More »

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