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Washington - Obama Told US Jewish Leaders: Netanyahu Not Invited To White House Until After Iran Talks

April 23, 2015 07:31 AM

Washington - A face-to-face meeting between US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is not likely in the near future, the... Read More »

Queens, NY - Man Fatally Shot By Police Outside Bar

April 23, 2015 12:05 AM

Queens, NY - Police say a man suspected of firing a gun inside a New York City bar was killed in a police-involved shooting after he fired at responding officers. They say it happened after 9 p.m. Wednesday as officers responded to the Irish Hillside Inn in Jamaica... Read More »

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Moffett Field, CA - U.S. Defense Secretary: Iran Ships May Carry Arms For Yemen Rebels

April 22, 2015 11:45 PM

Moffett Field, CA - Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Wednesday he is concerned that Iranian ships heading toward Yemen may be carrying advanced... Read More »

Detroit - Drivers Want New Safety Technology, But It Will Cost Them

April 22, 2015 11:12 PM

Detroit - Drivers want more collision-prevention technology in their cars, but there is a limit to how much they will pay. Blind spot detection... Read More »

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Washington - Congressman: Gyrocopter Pilot 'Lucky To Be Alive,' 'Should Have Been Blown Out Of The Air'

April 22, 2015 10:33 PM

Washington - The chairman of the House oversight committee says a Florida postal carrier steered his small gyrocopter through protected Washington... Read More »

New York - Sony Worried About Connection To 2014 Gaza Bombings, New Wikileaks Show

April 22, 2015 10:11 PM

New York - Emails released by Wikileaks show Sony executives were worried about the Sony brand being associated with the rocket attacks on Gaza last... Read More »

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Washington - 8 Million Phone Calls To IRS Went Unanswered

April 22, 2015 09:40 PM

Washington - The IRS' overloaded phone system hung up on more than 8 million taxpayers this filing season as the agency cut millions of dollars from... Read More »

New York - Rav Moshe’s Veal Ban To Be Lifted In The Future?

April 22, 2015 09:09 PM

New York - Decades after one of the leading Posek of our generation proclaimed white veal unacceptable for consumption by Orthodox Jews comes a... Read More »

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Albany, NY - Senate Leader Skelos Says Not Stepping Down Amid Federal Probe

April 22, 2015 08:30 PM

Albany, NY - The leader of the New York state Senate said Wednesday that he won’t resign his leadership post amid a federal investigation into the... Read More »

Brooklyn, NY - Activist Abandons Earth Day Swim In Polluted New York City Canal

April 22, 2015 08:00 PM

Brooklyn, NY - An environmental activist on Wednesday gave up less than halfway through his attempt to swim the length of a notoriously polluted New... Read More »

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Germany - Berlin Pro-Hamas Palestinian Conference Sparks Outrage

April 22, 2015 06:33 PM

Germany - A pro-Palestinian conference slated to take place in Berlin on Saturday has come under attack because of its ties to Hamas and its erasure... Read More »

New York - Hello? Facebook Launches Phone-calling App For Android

April 22, 2015 05:35 PM

New York - Nearly three-quarters of Facebook's advertising revenue now comes from mobile ads, as many more users access the social network on... Read More »

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New York - Park East Synagogue Rabbi To Be Named Papal Knight By Pope

April 22, 2015 05:04 PM

New York – Rabbi Arthur Schneier, senior Rabbi of Park East Synagogue and the founder and president of the Appeal of Conscience Foundation, will... Read More »

Washington - U.S. Existing Home Sales Hit 18-month High; Prices Rise

April 22, 2015 04:47 PM

Washington - U.S. home resales surged to their highest level in 18 months in March as inventories improved, a sign of strength in the housing market... Read More »

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Washington - Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Fiorina To Launch Presidential Bid May 4

April 22, 2015 04:13 PM

Washington - Former Hewlett-Packard Co Chief Executive Officer Carly Fiorina will launch her campaign for the 2016 U.S. Republican presidential... Read More »

Jerusalem - Israel Celebrates 67 Years Of Independence With Ceremonies

April 22, 2015 03:51 PM

Jerusalem - Israelis are celebrating 67 years of independence with fireworks, parties and ceremonies. Festivities erupted Wednesday night after... Read More »

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New York - Google Rolls Out New U.S. Wireless Service

April 22, 2015 03:16 PM

New York - Google Inc on Wednesday launched a new U.S. wireless service that switches between Wi-Fi and cellular networks to curb data use and keep... Read More »

Washington - On The Hunt For The Presidency, Jeb Bush Adopts A 'Caveman' Diet

April 22, 2015 02:45 PM

Washington - Jeb Bush is eating like a caveman, and he has literally shrunk in size. The former Florida governor, expected to seek the Republican... Read More »

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Last updated: April 22, 2015 03:43 PM New York - SkyWest Plane Lands In Buffalo After Emergency; 1 Loses Consciousness

April 22, 2015 02:37 PM

New York - AA SkyWest Airlines flight made an emergency landing on Wednesday in Buffalo, New York, after a passenger lost consciousness, the airline said. Flight 5622, a United Airlines Express flight operated by SkyWest and bound for Hartford, Connecticut, landed... Read More »

Washington - Man Saved After Wheelchair Goes Off DC Metro Platform

April 22, 2015 01:57 PM

Washington - A man was rescued from the tracks at a Washington Metro station after his wheelchair rolled off the platform. Surveillance video... Read More »

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Israel - Religious Tensions Mar Commemoration In Beit Shemesh

April 22, 2015 01:09 PM

Beit Shemesh, Israel - Violence marred a public Yom Hazikoron memorial ceremony in Beit Shemesh on Wednesday, with tensions between the city’s... Read More »

London - Police Release Images Of Vault Hit In Jewelry District Heist

April 22, 2015 12:37 PM

London - Police in Britain have released images showing the aftermath of the audacious raid on safety deposit boxes inside London's jewelry... Read More »

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Jerusalem - Israel To Remove Palestinian Teen's Name From Memorial After Protests

April 22, 2015 12:13 PM

Jerusalem - Israel will remove the name of a slain Palestinian teen from a national monument to "Victims of Terrorism" in response to a request from... Read More »

Jerusalem - Netanyahu: The Knock On The Door After My Brother Was Killed Was The Worst Moment Of My Life

April 22, 2015 11:28 AM

Jerusalem - The ring of the telephone and the call that followed to inform him of his brother Yonatan’s death in July 1976, 39 years ago, remains... Read More »

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Jerusalem - Israel Grapples With Whether To Recognize Armenian Genocide

April 22, 2015 11:00 AM

Jerusalem - The Nazi genocide of European Jews is widely commemorated in Israel and etched deeply into the psyche of a country founded in the... Read More »

New York - Bill Would Nix Statute Of Limitations On Child Sex Abuse

April 22, 2015 10:11 AM

New York - A group of advocates who work to fight child sex abuse is asking New York state lawmakers to eliminate the statute of limitations on certain sex crimes committed against minors. Legislation that would eliminate the time restraints on the reporting of... Read More »

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New York, NY - NYC Aims To Cut Waste By 90 Percent By 2030

April 22, 2015 09:50 AM

New York, NY - The nation's biggest city, in a far-reaching effort to limit its impact on the environment, is set to mark Earth Day by announcing the... Read More »

Last updated: April 22, 2015 10:23 AM Ankara - Turkey's Erdogan Doesn't Expect Obama To Call Armenian Killings 'genocide'

April 22, 2015 09:18 AM

Ankara - Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday he did not expect U.S. President Barack Obama to use the word "genocide" in reference to... Read More »

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Germany - Former Auschwitz Guard Describes Camp In Chilling Detail

April 22, 2015 09:03 AM

Germany - A former SS sergeant described in chilling detail Wednesday how cattle cars full of Jews were brought to the Auschwitz death camp, the... Read More »

Vienna - US And Iranian Negotiators Meet In Attempt To Reach Nuclear Deal

April 22, 2015 08:42 AM

Vienna - Negotiators are meeting in Vienna in attempts to reach a deal that curbs Iran's nuclear program in exchange for sanctions relief. U.S... Read More »

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Jerusalem - Israelis Honor War Dead With Somber Memorial Day

April 22, 2015 08:10 AM

Jerusalem - Israel came to a standstill Wednesday as sirens wailed across the country on Memorial Day, one of the most somber dates on the Israeli... Read More »

Tokyo - Drone With Radiation Found On Roof Of Japanese Prime Minister's Office

April 22, 2015 07:51 AM

Tokyo - Japanese authorities were investigating after a small drone reportedly containing traces of radiation was found Wednesday on the roof of the... Read More »

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