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Charleston, WV - Sen. Manchin Mum On EpiPen Hikes By Daughter's Drug Company

August 24, 2016 09:45 PM

Charleston, WV - U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin remained mum Wednesday as a pharmaceutical company run by his daughter faced mounting criticism for hiking...Read More »

New York - Reuters Poll: Clinton Leads Trump In Key Swing States, Would Likely Win Election

August 24, 2016 09:30 PM

New York - If the U.S. presidential election were held today, Democrat Hillary Clinton would win the key swing states of Florida, Ohio and Virginia...Read More »

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Erez Crossing - Animals Rescued From Gaza Zoo, Brought Into Israel

August 24, 2016 09:05 PM

Erez Crossing - The last few animals remaining at the Khan Yunis Zoo arrived at the Erez Crossing on Wednesday morning to be brought into Israel in...Read More »

Baltimore - Surveillance Plane Was Not A Secret, Baltimore Police Say

August 24, 2016 08:34 PM

Baltimore - Baltimore police, using money provided by a wealthy, anonymous donor, have been surveilling the city with a manned plane loaded with cameras that can view 30 square miles. The existence of the program was made public Tuesday in a lengthy report by...Read More »

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New York - Photographer Seeking $1 Billion From Getty Images Agency

August 24, 2016 08:15 PM

New York - An accomplished photographer who lets the public use thousands of her images of America for free has sued the Getty Images photo agency...Read More »

Cape Canaveral, FL - Astronaut Breaks US Record: 521 Days In Space And Counting

August 24, 2016 08:01 PM

Cape Canaveral, FL - Astronaut Jeffrey Williams has a new record for NASA under his space belt. The commander of the International Space Station...Read More »

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Newark, NJ - New York-area Airports On Pace To Set Records

August 24, 2016 07:29 PM

Newark, NJ - Passenger traffic at New York's three major airports plus Atlantic City is on a record-setting pace. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey says more than 60 million travelers used Newark Liberty, LaGuardia and Kennedy airports in the first six...Read More »

Kokomo, IN - Tornadoes Slam Indiana, Leveling Starbucks

August 24, 2016 07:09 PM

Kokomo, IN - Thunderstorms and tornadoes plowed through central Indiana on Wednesday, leveling a Starbucks shop in the city of Kokomo and knocking...Read More »

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Tallahassee, FL - Trump Asked Florida Gov. Scott To Appoint Attorney To Bench

August 24, 2016 07:00 PM

Tallahassee, FL - Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, who has bragged about his influence with politicians, urged Gov. Rick Scott to give a judgeship to a Florida attorney whose work appears at odds with Trump's hard-line stance on immigration, newly released...Read More »

Ramallah, West Bank - Palestinian Detainee Ends 71-day Hunger Strike

August 24, 2016 06:30 PM

Ramallah, West Bank - A lawyer for a Palestinian detainee on a hunger strike for over two months says he has ended his fast. Attorney Sahar...Read More »

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Albany, NY - Little Fanfare For Latest Effort To Combat Albany Corruption

August 24, 2016 06:01 PM

Albany, NY - An attempt to address state government corruption is prompting criticism from government watchdog groups who say it won't address...Read More »

Washington - Navy Says Iranian Boats Harassed US Ship In Strait Of Hormuz

August 24, 2016 05:44 PM

Washington - The top naval officer says four Iranian small boats harassed a U.S. Navy warship near the Persian Gulf, but no missiles were...Read More »

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Far Rockaway, NY - Dynamic Speaker, Dedicated Mother And Passionate Powerhouse: Heartfelt Homage To Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis

August 24, 2016 04:55 PM

Far Rockaway, NY - It was an outpouring of love for a legendary figure whose life was all about that very same emotion at Agudath Israel of Long...Read More »

New York - NYC Hospitals Settle Medicaid Repayment Fraud Charges

August 24, 2016 04:23 PM

New York - Three hospitals in New York's Mount Sinai Health System will pay $2.95 million to settle Medicaid fraud charges for taking two years to...Read More »

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Washington - Hillary Clinton To Receive Intelligence Briefing Saturday

August 24, 2016 04:02 PM

Washington - Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is scheduled to receive a pre-election briefing from U.S. intelligence officials on...Read More »

Brooklyn, NY - Israeli Tech CEO Pleads Guilty To Fraud, A Decade After Fleeing US

August 24, 2016 03:44 PM

Brooklyn, NY - The former chief executive officer of Comverse Technology Inc pleaded guilty on Wednesday to securities fraud, a decade after he fled...Read More »

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Jerusalem - Israel's New Orthodox Rabbanit Speaks Of Her New Role

August 24, 2016 03:21 PM

Jerusalem - Carmit Feintuch, the newly appointed spiritual leader for the Ramban synagogue in south Jerusalem, has said she sees a sense of mission...Read More »

Jerusalem - Israel Clears Forces In Several Deadly 2014 Gaza War Cases

August 24, 2016 03:20 PM

Jerusalem - The Israeli military on Wednesday cleared its forces of wrongdoing in three deadly incidents that took place during the 2014 Gaza war —...Read More »

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Akron, Ohio - As Trump Tries Minority Outreach, Many Blacks Unconvinced

August 24, 2016 03:03 PM

Akron, Ohio - Black Republicans cheer Donald Trump for a newfound outreach to African-Americans, but say the GOP presidential nominee must take his...Read More »

Amman - Officials Report Jordan Oil Spill In Red Sea, Extent Unclear

August 24, 2016 02:28 PM

Amman - Officials have reported that oil has spilled from Jordan into the Gulf of Aqaba, but the size of the leak remains unclear. The civil defense chief in Jordan's Red Sea port of Aqaba told a local news website that the leak was brought under control within 15...Read More »

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New York - Substantial Fine For Brooklyn DA In Ethics Violation

August 24, 2016 02:00 PM

Brooklyn, NY - It was a monumental fine levied by the city’s Conflicts of Interest Board and ironically enough, it was slapped on an individual...Read More »

Amatrice, Italy - UPDATE: Italian Prime Minister Says Earthquake Has Killed At Least 120 People

August 24, 2016 01:49 PM

Amatrice, Italy - Rescue crews using bulldozers and their bare hands raced to dig out survivors from a strong earthquake that reduced three central...Read More »

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Washington - Horrified By Trump, Democrats Getting Nostalgic About Romney

August 24, 2016 01:27 PM

Washington - When President Barack Obama ran for re-election, Democrats made no secret of their disdain for Mitt Romney. That was all before Donald...Read More »

Washington - 2 Days After Cash Delivery, US Paid $1.3 Billion To Iran

August 24, 2016 01:17 PM

Washington - The Obama administration said Wednesday it paid $1.3 billion in interest to Iran in January to resolve a decades-old dispute over an undelivered military sale, two days after allowing $400 million in cash to fly to Tehran. State Department spokeswoman...Read More »

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Washington - Chorus Grows For Clintons To Shutter Charitable Foundation

August 24, 2016 01:00 PM

Washington - The foundation started by Hillary Clinton and former President Bill Clinton should shut down despite its good work, two major newspapers...Read More »

London - World's Largest Aircraft Damaged On 2nd Test Flight

August 24, 2016 12:34 PM

London - The developer of the world's largest aircraft says the blimp-shaped airship sustained damage after it made a bumpy landing Wednesday on its...Read More »

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Paris - France To Teach Children How To React To Terror Attacks

August 24, 2016 12:04 PM

Paris - French schools will now hold three security drills a year — including one in which an alleged assailant enters their premises — as the...Read More »

Kabul - Gunmen Attack American University In Kabul, Students Trapped

August 24, 2016 11:41 AM

GunKabul - Gunmen attacked the American University of Afghanistan in Kabul on Wednesday, with explosions and gunfire reported inside the campus where...Read More »

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Brussels - Did BDS Activists Get Airline To Nix Israeli Snack?

August 24, 2016 11:24 AM

Brussels - Brussels Airlines has taken halva off the menu, after a passenger reportedly alerted its staff that the product was made in a Jewish...Read More »

New York - Victims Of Attacks In Israel Lose US Appeal Vs Lebanese Bank

August 24, 2016 10:56 AM

New York - A U.S. court on Wednesday rejected an appeal by victims of Hezbollah rocket attacks in Israel who sought to hold Lebanese Canadian Bank...Read More »

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Warsaw, Poland - Explorer: No Train Or Tunnel At Search Site For Nazi Train

August 24, 2016 10:44 AM

Warsaw, Poland - Explorers' great hopes for finding a legendary Nazi "gold train" in Poland appeared dashed Wednesday when, after digging...Read More »

Weehawken, NJ - New Ferry Ready For Service Between New Jersey And New York

August 24, 2016 10:28 AM

Weehawken, NJ - A new ferry soon will be carrying commuters between New Jersey and New York City. New York Waterway's 400-passenger Betsy Ross is...Read More »

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