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Washington - Convicted Felon Jack Abramoff Registers To Return To Lobbying

Yesterday 07:07 PM

Washington - Jack Abramoff, a high-profile American lobbyist who served four years in prison after pleading guilty to charges related to bribing...Read More »

San Francisco - Google To Stop Scanning Gmail For Creating Targeted Ads

Yesterday 06:30 PM

San Francisco - Alphabet Inc's Google said on Friday it would stop scanning Gmail content for creating personalized ads from later this year...Read More »

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Glastonbury, England - American Actor Apologizes For Trump Assassination Joke

Yesterday 06:00 PM

Glastonbury, England - Actor Johnny Depp on Friday apologized for joking about assassinating U.S. President Donald Trump, saying his remarks were in...Read More »

Minneapolis - ACLU Accuses Minnesota Officers Of Brutalizing Suspect

Yesterday 05:30 PM

Minneapolis  - The American Civil Liberties Union is accusing law enforcement officers in Minnesota of a brutal attack on an assault suspect. The...Read More »

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Budapest - Jewish Groups Critical Of Hungarian Praise For Hitler Ally

Yesterday 05:00 PM

Budapest - The World Jewish Congress and the leading Jewish group in Hungary are both objecting to Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban's praise for...Read More »

United Kingdom - London Council Evacuates 800 Residents Amid Fire Safety Concerns

Yesterday 04:43 PM

United Kingdom - A local London council has decided to evacuate some 800 households in apartment buildings it owns because of safety concerns...Read More »

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Baghdad - If Baghdadi Death Confirmed, Next IS Leader Likely To Be Saddam-era Officer

Yesterday 04:37 PM

Baghdad - If Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is confirmed dead, he is likely to be succeeded by one of his top two lieutenants, both of...Read More »

Albany, NY - Verrazano Bridge-name Gridlock: NY Inches Toward Spelling-error Fix

Yesterday 04:00 PM

Albany, NY - The political gridlock in a battle to fix the spelling of New York City's Verrazano-Narrows Bridge has eased slightly. The state...Read More »

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Beirut - Hezbollah Says Future War With Israel Could Draw Fighters From Across Region

Yesterday 03:26 PM

Beirut - Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said on Friday that a future war waged by Israel against Syria or Lebanon could draw thousands of...Read More »

Cape Canaveral, FL - Total Solar Eclipse 1st In 99 Years To Sweep Width Of US

Yesterday 03:07 PM

Cape Canaveral, FL - This August, the U.S. will experience its first coast-to-coast total solar eclipse in 99 years. Total solar eclipses occur...Read More »

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Pyongyang - North Korea Says U.S. Student's Death A 'mystery To Us As Well'

Yesterday 02:31 PM

Pyongyang - North Korea said on Friday the death of U.S. university student Otto Warmbier soon after his return home was a mystery and dismissed accusations that he had died because of torture and beating during his captivity as "groundless". The North's foreign...Read More »

Jerusalem - AP Analysis: Could Trump Push A Partial Mideast Deal?

Yesterday 02:00 PM

Jerusalem - Donald Trump may be uniquely suited to push for Middle East peace: the Israelis as well as key Arab players, each for their own reasons...Read More »

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New York - Sears Closes Another 20 Stores

Yesterday 01:33 PM

New York - Sears is closing another 20 stores as the ailing retailer tries to turn around its business. Real estate investment trust Seritage, which owns the 20 real estate properties, confirmed the closings— 18 Sears stores and two Kmart...Read More »

Fort Worth, TX - Texas Kayak Company Loses Contract For Slurring Jews, Mexicans

Yesterday 01:00 PM

Fort Worth, TX - The city of Fort Worth, Texas ended ties with a kayak rental company that posted Facebook messages ridiculing white women, Jews and...Read More »

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Maroda, India - Toilet Charity Gets Indian Village To Take On Trump Name

Yesterday 12:30 PM

Maroda, India - A toilet charity is leading an effort to rename a tiny north Indian village after President Donald Trump, saying the gesture is meant...Read More »

Ankara - Turkey Says Israel Paid Compensation To Families Of 2010 Flotilla Raid Victims

Yesterday 12:00 PM

Ankara - Israel has paid total compensation of $20 million to the families of the victims of an Israeli raid on a Turkish aid flotilla that killed 10...Read More »

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Warsaw, Poland - Polish Human Rights Official Under Fire For Holocaust Remark

Yesterday 11:30 AM

Warsaw, Poland - A leading Polish human rights official has come under fire for saying the "Polish nation" took part in the implementation of the...Read More »

Paris - Grenade-thrower At Jewish Store Gets 28 Years Jail In French Jihadist Cell Trial

Yesterday 11:00 AM

Paris - A French jihadist who threw a grenade at a Jewish store in 2012 was sentenced overnight to 28 years in prison by a court which also sent...Read More »

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Washington - US Releases Photos Of 'Unsafe' Russian Jet Intercept

Yesterday 10:31 AM

Washington - The U.S. European Command has released dramatic photos of a Russian jet coming within a few feet of a U.S. Air Force reconnaissance jet...Read More »

Last updated: Yesterday 12:06 PM New York - Legendary NYC Local News Reporter Emmy-Winning TV Journalist Gabe Pressman Dies At 93

Yesterday 10:13 AM

New York - Gabe Pressman, a veteran reporter for NBC's New York television affiliate and a pioneer of broadcast journalism who worked in the medium...Read More »

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Tehran - Iran Holds Annual Anti-Israel Rallies, Displays Missiles

Yesterday 10:00 AM

Tehran, Iran - Iran staged anti-Israel rallies across the country on Friday, with protesters condemning Israel's occupation of Palestinian...Read More »

Rockland County NY - Anti-Chasidic Facebook Post Lands Hospital Staff Nurse In The Hot Seat

Yesterday 09:30 AM

Rockland County NY - A Facebook post allegedly written by a Nyack Hospital nurse at blasting Chasidic women for their lifestyle choices has sparked...Read More »

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Washington - State Dept.’s Anti-Semitism Monitoring Office To Be Unstaffed As Of July 1

Yesterday 09:17 AM

Washington - The U.S. State Department’s office to monitor and combat anti-Semitism will be unstaffed as of July 1. A source familiar with the...Read More »

New York - Sheldon Adelson To Give $20 Million For West Bank University’s Expansion

Yesterday 09:00 AM

New York - American billionaire Sheldon Adelson will provide about $20 million for the major expansion of a West Bank university. Ariel...Read More »

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Riyadh - Saudi Arabia, Other Arab Nations Demand That Qatar Close Al-Jazeera, Cut Diplomatic Ties To Iran

Yesterday 08:45 AM

Riyadh - Saudi Arabia and other Arab countries that have cut ties to Qatar issued a steep list of demands Thursday to end the crisis, insisting that...Read More »

London - Faulty Fridge Sparked London Fire That Killed 79, Police Say

Yesterday 08:37 AM

London - A fire that killed at least 79 people at a London apartment block started in a Hotpoint fridge freezer, and the outside cladding engulfed...Read More »

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Lincoln, NE - Nebraska Democratic Official Ousted For Scalise Comment

Yesterday 08:15 AM

Lincoln, NE - The Nebraska Democratic Party removed a party official from his post Thursday after he was recorded saying he was glad U.S. Rep. Steve...Read More »

Last updated: Yesterday 09:18 AM Washington - Trump Suggests He Was Trying To Keep FBI Director Honest

Yesterday 07:30 AM

Washington - President Donald Trump suggested he was just trying to keep fired FBI Director James Comey honest with his cryptic tweet implying there...Read More »

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England - Unilever Shows Innovation Still Intact With 'Once-in-a-decade' Laundry Soap

June 22, 2017 11:24 PM

England - Nearly three months after Unilever CEO Paul Polman promised shareholders greater returns coupled with investments to drive growth, the...Read More »

Paris - French Blogger Dies In Freak Accident By Exploding Whipped Cream Dispenser

June 22, 2017 11:00 PM

Paris - French authorities are investigating the death of a fitness blogger reportedly hit by an exploding whipped cream canister that was withdrawn...Read More »

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Jerusalem - ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Invades The Streets Of Tel Aviv

June 22, 2017 10:30 PM

Jerusalem - What are the female slaves of an American Christian theocracy doing in Tel Aviv? Attracting a lot of attention, apparently. Six...Read More »

Washington - Tale Of 2 Princes: Trump, Saudi King Rely On Son, Son-in-law

June 22, 2017 10:00 PM

Washington - Half a world apart, in a theocratic monarchy and a democracy, a king and a president are relying on their thirtysomething son and...Read More »

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