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New York - Anti-Islamic Ads Coming To NYC Transit System

September 19, 2014 08:19 AM

New York, NY - Anti-Islamic ads will begin appearing on 100 New York City buses and two subway entrances next week. The six ads include an image... Read More »

Edinburgh - Scotland Votes 'NO' To Independence From UK In Historic Referendum

September 19, 2014 08:01 AM

Edinburgh, Scotland - Scottish voters have resoundingly rejected independence, deciding to remain part of the United Kingdom after a historic... Read More »

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Sydney - Australian PM Cites 'chatter' Of Attacks On Government, Parliament

September 19, 2014 07:50 AM

Sydney - Intelligence "chatter" has revealed that militants plan to attack Australian politicians and government buildings, the prime minister said... Read More »

Sydney - Hunt For Missing Malaysia Plane To Resume

September 19, 2014 07:30 AM

Sydney - Crews will resume the underwater hunt for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 at the end of the month, and will begin the search in an area... Read More »

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Washington - FDA Approves Eli Lilly's Injectable Diabetes Drug

September 19, 2014 12:15 AM

Washington - The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new injectable diabetes drug from Eli Lilly and Co. for adults with the most common form of the disease. The agency on Thursday cleared the drug, Trulicity, as a weekly injection to improve blood sugar... Read More »

Bell, FL - Sheriff: Fla. Man Kills 6 Grandchildren, Daughter

September 19, 2014 12:12 AM

Bell, FL - A once-convicted felon killed six of his grandchildren, including an infant, his adult daughter and himself in a shooting at the man's... Read More »

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New York - Free First Checked Bag At JetBlue In Question After CEO Out

September 18, 2014 11:30 PM

New York - JetBlue Airways Corp. CEO Dave Barger will step down in February and be replaced by the company's president, ending months of speculation... Read More »

New York - How To Whittle Down That Wireless Bill

September 18, 2014 11:04 PM

New York - If you're unhappy with your cell phone service - and really, who isn't? - now might be a unique time to either renegotiate your contract... Read More »

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Chicago, IL - Police Chiefs Pledge More Transparency After Ferguson

September 18, 2014 10:33 PM

Chicago, IL - Dozens of police chiefs meeting in Chicago this week said a notorious fatal police shooting in Ferguson, Missouri in August had been a... Read More »

United Nations - Obama Not Due To Meet Iran's Rouhani, But Open To It

September 18, 2014 09:42 PM

United Nations - U.S. President Barack Obama is not scheduled to meet Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in New York during the United Nations General Assembly next week, but Obama is well known to be open to such a meeting, a senior U.S. official said on... Read More »

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Tampa, FL - In Wake Of Beheadings, Busch Gardens Removes Props

September 18, 2014 09:07 PM

Tampa, FL - Busch Gardens removed some props from their Halloween attractions after people in Virginia complained about decapitated heads, the theme... Read More »

Cupertino, CA - Apple Tries To Assuage Privacy Fears, Puts Focus On Security

September 18, 2014 08:40 PM

Cupertino, CA - Apple Inc is making strong efforts to assuage users' fears after taking the heat in the celebrity photo leak scandal that emerged... Read More »

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Washington - New Apple Devices Include Default Kill Switch

September 18, 2014 08:10 PM

Washington - New Apple Inc phones include a theft deterrent system that enables users to lock their devices and wipe them clean of data if stolen, a... Read More »

New York - Alibaba Prices IPO At $68 Per Share, Values Company $167.62 Billion

September 18, 2014 07:22 PM

New York - Alibaba, the Chinese e-commerce powerhouse named after a fabled, poor woodsman who discovers a thieves' den full of treasures, is ready to... Read More »

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Montego Bay - Chabad Opens First Center In Jamaica

September 18, 2014 06:42 PM

Montego Bay, Jamaica – Jamaica is now the ninth Caribbean island that is home to a permanent Chabad emissary couple. Jamaica’s first permanent... Read More »

Switzerland - UEFA Lifts Ban On Israeli Teams Hosting Matches

September 18, 2014 06:31 PM

Switzerland - UEFA has lifted the ban on Israeli teams playing European matches at home that was imposed during the recent Israel-Hamas... Read More »

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New York - New City ID Card To Offer NYC Residents Free One Year Memberships To Cultural Attractions

September 18, 2014 05:45 PM

New York - In an effort to better promote New York City’s Municipal ID program, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced an added benefit to all... Read More »

Washington - Ukraine's Pleas For Lethal Aid From Obama Go Unmet

September 18, 2014 05:13 PM

Washington - In a show of solidarity with Ukraine, President Barack Obama welcomed the new leader of the embattled former Soviet republic to the... Read More »

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New York - NY State, City Officials Hold Rally At City Hall To Denounce Anti-Semitic Crimes

September 18, 2014 05:12 PM

New York, NY – New York City officials took to the steps of City Hall Thursday to denounce the rise in anti-Semitic crimes in the city so far in... Read More »

Atlanta - Home Depot Says Malware Affected 56M Payment Cards

September 18, 2014 04:50 PM

Atlanta - The Home Depot says it has eliminated malware from its U.S. and Canadian networks that affected 56 million unique payment cards between... Read More »

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United Nations - UN Chief Calls For About $1 Billion To Fight Ebola

September 18, 2014 04:45 PM

United Nations - Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says the number of Ebola cases is doubling every three weeks and is calling for a 20-fold increase in... Read More »

Scranton, PA - Trooper Ambush Suspect Added To FBI 10 Most Wanted List

September 18, 2014 04:26 PM

Scranton, PA - The man charged with killing a Pennsylvania state trooper during an ambush has been added to the FBI's 10 most wanted... Read More »

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New York - U.S. Stocks End Up; Dow, S&P 500 At Record Highs

September 18, 2014 04:14 PM

New York - U.S. stocks ended higher on Thursday, pushing both the Dow and S&P 500 to record closing highs, a day after the U.S. Federal Reserve kept intact its pledge to keep interest rates low. Based on the latest available data, the Dow Jones industrial average... Read More »

Rochester, NY - NY Man Denies Plotting To Aid Islamic State Group

September 18, 2014 04:03 PM

Rochester, NY - A man accused of plotting to kill members of the U.S. military and others pleaded not guilty Thursday to new federal charges that he... Read More »

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Vatican City - Pope Francis Says Christians Are Now Suffering ‘Savage Attacks’ Jews Have Suffered

September 18, 2014 03:56 PM

Vatican City - During a meeting on Tuesday to mark the upcoming Jewish New Year, Pope Francis told 40 Jewish leaders at his Santa Marta residence... Read More »

Syria - How Islamic State Uses Syria's Oil To Fuel Its Advances

September 18, 2014 03:22 PM

Syria - In an oil field in northeastern Syria, trucks line up daily to load crude sold cheaply by Islamic State militants who have hijacked parts of... Read More »

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Long Beach, CA - JetBlue Flight Makes Emergency Landing At California Airport

September 18, 2014 02:40 PM

Long Beach, CA - At least four people were injured on Thursday when a JetBlue plane made an emergency landing at the airport in Long Beach... Read More »

Washington - Border Patrol To Test Wearing Cameras

September 18, 2014 02:15 PM

Washington - The U.S. Border Patrol will begin testing body-worn cameras on agents next month, the head of its parent agency said Thursday, a step... Read More »

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Trenton, NJ - Chris Christie Says Growing Tired Of Bridge Inquiry

September 18, 2014 01:57 PM

Trenton, NJ - Gov. Chris Christie says he's growing tired of the legislative committee investigating politically motivated lane closures near the... Read More »

Scranton, PA - Hundreds Attend Funeral For Slain Pennsylvania Trooper

September 18, 2014 01:30 PM

Scranton, PA - Cpl. Bryon Dickson was an impeccable officer who put his family first and could always be counted on for advice and support, his... Read More »

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Gaza City - AP Interview: Hamas No. 2 Says War A Lesser Option

September 18, 2014 01:15 PM

Gaza City - Hamas does not want another war with Israel, the Islamic militant group's No. 2 leader said in an interview Thursday, but he suggested... Read More »

Jennings, MO - Officers Kills Black Armed Suspect In St. Louis Suburb, Police Say

September 18, 2014 12:54 PM

Jennings, MO - St. Louis County police shot dead a man who they said pointed a rifle at them after a short foot chase about two miles from an... Read More »

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