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Last updated: Yesterday 12:25 AM Nepal - Israelis Flock To Chabad House In Kathmandu While Israeli Rescue Teams Gather To Quake Area

April 25, 2015 11:45 PM

Nepal - Several hundred Israelis have gathered at the Chabad House in Kathmandu in the wake of the devastating earthquake that ripped through... Read More »

Baltimore - Baseball Fans Asked To Stay At Stadium After Violent Protest

April 25, 2015 11:21 PM

Baltimore - Fans at the Baltimore Orioles-Boston Red Sox baseball game were briefly asked to stay inside the stadium toward the end of the game after... Read More »

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Poland - Former Foreign Minister Bartoszewski, A Former Polish Auschwitz Prisoner Who Saved Jews Dies At 93

April 25, 2015 11:19 PM

Warsaw - Wladyslaw Bartoszewski, a former Auschwitz prisoner and member of Poland's underground World War II resistance who helped save Jews and... Read More »

Maryland - PHOTOS: Thousands March In Baltimore To Protest Black Man's Death, Some Damage

April 25, 2015 10:45 PM

Baltimore - At least 2,000 people marched through downtown Baltimore on Saturday to protest the unexplained death of a black man in police custody... Read More »

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Jerusalem - Israeli Forces Kill Two Separate Knife-Wielding Palestinians

April 25, 2015 10:15 PM

Jerusalem - Israeli security forces killed two knife-wielding Palestinian attackers in separate incidents in the occupied West Bank and East... Read More »

Jerusalem - Three Hurt In Suspect Vehicular Terror Attack

April 25, 2015 09:59 PM

Jerusalem - Three Border Police officers were hospitalized after being struck by a car in northeast Jerusalem’s a-Tur neighborhood Saturday night... Read More »

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Kathmandu - Google Executive Among Hundreds Dead From Nepal Quake

April 25, 2015 09:27 PM

Kathmandu - Dan Fredinburg, a Google executive who described himself as an adventurer, was among the hundreds who died in a massive earthquake that... Read More »

Kathmandu - Experts Gathered In Nepal A Week Ago To Ready For Earthquake

April 25, 2015 09:14 PM

Kathmandu - Nepal's devastating earthquake was the disaster experts knew was coming. Just a week ago, about 50 earthquake and social scientists from around the world came to Kathmandu, Nepal, to figure out how to get this poor, congested, overdeveloped, shoddily... Read More »

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Last updated: April 25, 2015 09:39 PM Nepal - Devastating Earthquake Kills 1,800, Toll Expected To Rise, Triggers Deadly Everest Avalanche

April 25, 2015 09:00 PM

Nepal - Tens of thousands of people were spending the night in the open under a chilly and thunderous sky after a powerful earthquake devastated... Read More »

Washington - U.S. Pro-Israel Lobby Opposes Push To Toughen Iran Nuclear Bill

April 24, 2015 06:43 PM

Washington - An influential pro-Israel lobbying group is pressuring U.S. lawmakers not to support amendments to toughen a bill that lets Congress... Read More »

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London - British Cell Phone Company EE Accused Of Anti-Semitism

April 24, 2015 06:00 PM

London – Britain’s biggest cell phone company, EE, is investigating one of their own stores in north London after patrons accused the store of... Read More »

Last updated: April 24, 2015 06:52 PM Coeymans, NY - 15 Loose Buffaloes That Crossed New York Highway Are Killed (video)

April 24, 2015 05:07 PM

Coeymans, NY - Authorities say the 15 buffaloes that escaped from a farm have been shot and killed because they became a danger after crossing the... Read More »

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Wrightstown, NJ - World War II Bomb Detonated At New Jersey Military Base

April 24, 2015 04:30 PM

Wrightstown, NJ - The ground shook near a New Jersey military base as an explosives team detonated a 500-pound World War II bomb. The unexploded ordnance was taken to Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst after it was discovered in Middlesex County on Thursday. The... Read More »

New York - Nasdaq, S&P 500 End At Record Highs Lead By Gains In Big Technology Stocks

April 24, 2015 04:13 PM

New York - Big gains by Amazon, Microsoft and Google sending technology stocks to a higher close. The broader market also rose Friday, but not as much. The Nasdaq composite rose again, a day after beating its record-high close from the peak of the dot-com boom 15... Read More »

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New York - Cuomo: $1 Billion To Be Devoted To Commuter Rail Safety

April 24, 2015 03:33 PM

New York - The Metropolitan Transportation Authority, the nation's largest commuter rail network, is on track to receive a nearly $1 billion federal... Read More »

Tokyo - Apple Watch Goes On Sale In Low-Key Launch At Select Boutiques

April 24, 2015 03:00 PM

Tokyo - A small group of Japanese tech-addicts lined up in Tokyo to become the first consumers to buy the Apple Watch from selected stores on Friday... Read More »

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New York - Swedish Police On Vacation Break Up Fight On NYC Subway

April 24, 2015 02:29 PM

New York - New York City Police Commissioner William Bratton is thanking four Swedish law enforcement officers who broke up a fight on the... Read More »

New York - New York's MTA Finds New Way To Ban 'Killing Jews' Ad

April 24, 2015 02:00 PM

New York - Stung by a court ruling ordering it to display a controversial ad from an anti-Muslim group on its buses, New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority may adopt a new policy that it said would let it ban the ad after all. According to a letter... Read More »

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Washington - Hostage Deaths A Reminder Of Risk Of 'Deadly Mistakes'

April 24, 2015 01:29 PM

Washingotn - Two years ago, President Barack Obama stood before a military audience and spoke of the "heartbreaking tragedy" of accidental civilian... Read More »

Last updated: April 24, 2015 04:11 PM New York - Statue Of Liberty Deemed Safe After Bomb Threat

April 24, 2015 01:25 PM

New York - Law enforcement authorities determined the Statue of Liberty and surrounding areas were safe on Friday after a bomb scare led to the... Read More »

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Washington - Appeals Court Upholds Dismissal Of Libel Suit By Abbas' Son

April 24, 2015 12:51 PM

Washington - A federal appeals court has upheld a decision to throw out a $10 million libel suit by the son of Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit agreed Friday that Yasser Abbas cannot make a defamation... Read More »

Last updated: April 24, 2015 02:11 PM New York, NY - One Killed In NYC Crane Accident

April 24, 2015 12:26 PM

New York, NY - A man was killed in an accident at a midtown Manhattan construction site, a spokesman for the Fire Department of New York said on... Read More »

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Pakistan - Al-Qaeda Spokesman With Jewish Roots Killed In US Drone Strike Seen As Big Blow For Militants

April 24, 2015 12:09 PM

Pakistan - The killing of an American who directed al Qaeda's media campaign from his Pakistani hideout is likely to be a big blow for the militants... Read More »

Jerusalem - Israel Shocked By Assault Of IDF Officer During Mea Shearim Visit

April 24, 2015 11:45 AM

Jerusalem - Unidentified assailants assaulted an IDF officer who came to visit soldiers in the ultra-Orthodox neighborhood of Mea Shearim on... Read More »

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Warsaw, Poland - Poland Protests Mattel Game That Refers To 'Nazi Poland'

April 24, 2015 11:00 AM

Warsaw, Poland - The Polish government has demanded that toy producer Mattel recall a party game and correct a card that refers to "Nazi Poland,"... Read More »

Jerusalem - Israel Arrests 2 Palestinians After Jewish Man Found In Car Trunk With Stab Wounds

April 24, 2015 10:34 AM

Jerusalem - A 60-year-old Jewish man from Tel Aviv was found bound and stabbed in the trunk of a car in A-Tur, an Arab neighborhood in east... Read More »

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New York - Diet Pepsi Dropping Aspartame On Customer Concerns

April 24, 2015 10:09 AM

New York - PepsiCo says it's dropping aspartame from Diet Pepsi in response to customer feedback and replacing it with sucralose, another artificial... Read More »

Gaza - Rooftop Restaurant Provides Rare Bright Spot in Gaza

April 24, 2015 09:44 AM

Gaza - When nightfall descends upon Gaza, the glittering lights of the Level Up restaurant seem to be the only bright spot in this darkened... Read More »

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Tel Aviv - Israel Ranked 11th Happiest Country In The World

April 24, 2015 09:19 AM

Tel Aviv - The annual World Happiness Report published on Thursday by the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) has ranked Israel as the... Read More »

New York - Comcast Walking Away From $45B Time Warner Cable Deal

April 24, 2015 08:44 AM

New York - Comcast is dropping its $45 billion bid for Time Warner Cable after heavy regulatory pushback. The combined company would put nearly 30... Read More »

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Vienna - Iran Says Nuclear Talks Making Gradual Headway

April 24, 2015 08:33 AM

Vienna - Nuclear talks between Iran and six world powers are making good but slow progress as they work toward a June 30 deadline for a final deal... Read More »

Rome - Italy Seeks Explanation From U.S. 3-Month Info. Delay In Hostage Death

April 24, 2015 08:05 AM

Rome - Italy said Friday it wanted more information from the United States about how an Italian aid worker was killed in a U.S. drone strike on the... Read More »

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