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Pyongyang - North Korea Insults John Kerry Over His Looks: A Wolf With A "Hideous Lantern Jaw"

Yesterday 10:04 AM

North Korea - In its latest personal attack on a prominent official from a rival country, North Korea on Wednesday called U.S. Secretary of State... Read More »

Cairo - Egypt Sentences Jordanian, Israeli For Spying

Yesterday 09:59 AM

Cairo - A Cairo court on Wednesday sentenced an Israeli tried in absentia to life imprisonment and a Jordanian telecoms engineer to 10 years in jail for espionage on behalf of Israel. Bashar Ibrahim Abu Zeid from Jordan was arrested in April 2011 and accused of... Read More »

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Gaza - Hamas Says Fired Rockets At Off-Shore Israeli Gas Well

Yesterday 09:57 AM

Gaza - Palestinian militant group Hamas said it fired two rockets at an Israeli gas installation about 30 km (19 miles) off the coast of Gaza on... Read More »

Japan - Landslides Hit Hiroshima, Killing At Least 36, 7 Missing

Yesterday 09:52 AM

Japan - Rain-sodden slopes collapsed in torrents of mud, rock and debris Wednesday in the outskirts of Hiroshima, killing at least 36 people and... Read More »

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Moscow - Russian, Chinese Media Criticize US For Brutal Police Tactics In Ferguson

Yesterday 09:33 AM

Moscow - Russian and Chinese state media have seized on the U.S. police shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old and ensuing protests to fire back at... Read More »

Missouri - Latest Ferguson Protests Are Smaller, More Subdued

Yesterday 09:12 AM

Missouri - Police and protesters in Ferguson were finally able to share the streets again at night, putting aside for at least a few hours some of... Read More »

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London - UK: Man In Beheading Video Appears To Be British

Yesterday 08:59 AM

London - UK Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond says the person appearing in the video posted by Islamic militants beheading American journalist James... Read More »

Paris - France Urges Israel, Palestinians To Talk After Ceasefire Ends

Yesterday 08:42 AM

Paris - French President Francois Hollande called on Israel and the Palestinians to resume truce talks after a Gaza ceasefire collapsed and said the... Read More »

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Jerusalem - Israeli-US Relations Tested Once Again in Gaza War

Yesterday 08:23 AM

Jerusalem - When Israel completes its damage assessment from its latest war with Hamas, it may conclude that one of the biggest casualties was its... Read More »

Israel - Officials Acknowledge Assassination Attempt On Hamas Military Wing Chief Deif

Yesterday 08:04 AM

Israel - Israeli officials told local media on Wednesday that the military tried to assassinate the commander of Hamas' military wing in Gaza, Muhammad Deif. According to reports, Deif's wife and daughter were killed in the attack, but there is no word on whether Deif... Read More »

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Cairo - Report: Qatar Threatened To Expel Mashaal If Hamas Okayed Egypt-Proposed Truce

Yesterday 07:50 AM

Cairo - A senior Fatah official is quoted by the pan-Arab daily Al-Hayat as saying that the Qatari government threatened to expel the Hamas political... Read More »

Israel - Gaza Terrorists Continue To Pound The South With Rockets, Drawing IDF Response

Yesterday 07:31 AM

Israel - A rocket struck a home in the Ashkelon Coast Regional Council on Wednesday afternoon, causing some damage, but no injuries. The family was... Read More »

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Gaza - Hamas Israeli Air Strike Killed Wife And Child Of Military Chief

August 19, 2014 11:56 PM

Gaza - Hamas said Wednesday that an Israeli air strike killed the wife and child of its Gaza military chief, as a temporary ceasefire went up in... Read More »

Mea She’arim - IN PHOTOS: Haredim Protests Arrest Of Yeshiva Student Who Wouldn’t Enlist In IDF

August 19, 2014 11:39 PM

Mea She’arim - Hundreds of haredi men and youths staged demonstrations on Tuesday night in Bnei Brak, Modi’in Illit, Beit Shemesh, Ashdod and... Read More »

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Rochester, NH - American Killed In Syria A Journalist At Heart

August 19, 2014 11:24 PM

Rochester, NH - Journalist James Foley, captured and held six weeks while covering the uprising in Libya, knew the risks when he went to Syria in... Read More »

Long Branch, NJ - Christie: News Outlets Making "Spectacle" Of Ferguson

August 19, 2014 11:10 PM

Long Branch, NJ - New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says it's too soon to draw conclusions about the situation in Ferguson, Missouri, and criticized... Read More »

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New York - Why NYC Didn't Inflame After Eric Garner's Chokehold Death Like Ferguson

August 19, 2014 10:41 PM

New York - The police killings of two unarmed black men came barely three weeks apart, generating immediate and potentially volatile outrage. But... Read More »

New York - N.Y. State Demands Thrift Stores Comply With Ban On Child Drawstring Apparel

August 19, 2014 09:57 PM

New York - Dozens of New York thrift stores selling children's clothing with drawstrings have received cease and desist letters as part of a... Read More »

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Miami, FL - Scientists Warn Governor Of Steadily Rising Ocean From Climate Change

August 19, 2014 09:29 PM

Miami, FL - Five climate scientists warned Florida Governor Rick Scott in a meeting on Tuesday that a steadily rising ocean was a major threat to the... Read More »

Berlin - WWII Bomb Found Near Frankfurt Airport

August 19, 2014 08:56 PM

Berlin - Authorities have found an unexploded World War II bomb by a highway close to Frankfurt airport and an operation to defuse it may cause... Read More »

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Jerusalem - Israel Says Gaza Rockets Made Further Cairo Talks 'Impossible'

August 19, 2014 08:32 PM

Jerusalem - A spokesman for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday rejected Palestinian charges that Israel was to blame for a breakdown in... Read More »

New York - Google Considering YouTube, Gmail Accounts For Kids

August 19, 2014 08:03 PM

New York - Google Inc is considering allowing online accounts for children under the age of 13 and give their parents control over how the service is... Read More »

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Austin, TX - Texas Gov. Perry Booked On Abuse Of Power Charges

August 19, 2014 08:00 PM

Austin, TX - Texas Gov. Rick Perry was defiant Tuesday as he was booked on abuse of power charges, telling dozens of cheering supporters outside an... Read More »

Jerusalem - Israeli Soldier Found Dead Revealed In Online Posting He Was Sexually Abused In Detroit

August 19, 2014 07:35 PM

Jerusalem - An Israeli Defense Force soldier who was went missing and found Tuesday ,also worked with a child protection Organization against sex... Read More »

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Atlantic City, NJ - $21,000 Missing After Money From Casino Falls From Armored Truck's Roof

August 19, 2014 07:29 PM

Atlantic City, NJ - Nearly $21,000 is missing after the cash fell from the roof of an armored truck that had picked it up from a soon-to-be-closed Atlantic City casino. GardaWorld armored car services picked up the cash at Revel on Aug. 6. An incident report... Read More »

Gaza - Hamas Charges Israel Targeted Militant Leader In Attack

August 19, 2014 07:01 PM

Gaza - Hamas leader Mousa Abu Marzouk charged on Wednesday after Gaza truce talks collapsed in a spasm of violence that Israel had targeted the... Read More »

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Phoenix - Dramatic Rescues After 8 Inches Of Rain Pummel Area

August 19, 2014 06:20 PM

Phoenix - Flooding from heavy monsoon season rains in the Phoenix area forced authorities on Tuesday to close several major roads, including a... Read More »

Baghdad - Islamic State Says Another U.S. Journalist's Fate Depends On Obama

August 19, 2014 05:55 PM

Baghdad - Islamic State militants claimed in a video on Tuesday to be holding U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff and said his life depended on U.S. President Barack Obama's next move. "The life of this American citizen, Obama, depends on your next decision," said a... Read More »

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Baghdad - Islamic State Says Beheads U.S. Journalist

August 19, 2014 05:38 PM

Baghdad - Islamic State insurgents released a video on Tuesday purportedly showing the beheading of U.S. journalist James Foley, who had gone missing... Read More »

Cairo - Egyptian Cease-Fire Efforts Collapse

August 19, 2014 05:18 PM

Cairo - Egyptian attempts to broker an end to a monthlong war between Israel and Hamas militants collapsed in heavy fighting Tuesday, with Palestinian militants firing dozens of rockets and Israel responding with airstrikes across the Gaza Strip. At... Read More »

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Jerusalem - Barrage Of Rockets Hit Israel, Hamas Claims Responsibility

August 19, 2014 04:15 PM

Jerusalem - Three loud explosions were heard over Tel Aviv on Tuesday night shortly before 11 p.m. as a salvo of rockets was launched from the Gaza... Read More »

New York - Wall St. Ends Higher; Apple Closes At Record

August 19, 2014 04:11 PM

New York - U.S. stocks ended higher for the second straight session on Tuesday as upbeat housing market data and strong earnings from Dow component... Read More »

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