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New York - Report: JPMorgan Attacked By Russian Computer Hackers

August 27, 2014 04:55 PM

New York - JPMorgan Chase & Co and at least one other bank were attacked by Russian hackers in mid-August and the FBI is investigating whether the... Read More »

Miami, FL - A Mother's Appeal As Fears Mount For Syria Hostages

August 27, 2014 04:30 PM

Miami, FL - The mother of an American freelance journalist held hostage and threatened with death by Islamic militants pleaded for his release... Read More »

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Washington - Martin Indyk: US May No Longer Have Strategic Interest Resolving Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

August 27, 2014 04:21 PM

Washington - Gaza has had "very negative impact" on US-Israel relations, said Martin Indyk, former US special envoy to the Middle East process, in... Read More »

Ashkelon - Liberman: Israel Can't Ensure Safety Of Citizens In The South As Long As Hamas Rules Gaza

August 27, 2014 03:51 PM

Ashkelon - A day after Israel agreed to a cease-fire seemingly putting an end to Operation Protection Edge, Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman said... Read More »

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New York - NYC Council To Hold Hearings After Chokehold Death

August 27, 2014 03:34 PM

New York - The New York City Council will hold oversight hearings next month on a police department review of its training procedures in the wake of... Read More »

Gaza - WFP Steps Up Gaza Food Aid After Egypt Opens Rafah Crossing

August 27, 2014 03:01 PM

Gaza - For the first time since 2007, a United Nations World Food Program (WFP) convoy crossed from Egypt into the Gaza Strip on Wednesday, carrying... Read More »

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Tel Aviv - AP ANALYSIS: A Grim Stalemate At War's End In Gaza

August 27, 2014 02:55 PM

Tel Aviv - The third Gaza War in six years appears to have ended in another sort of tie, with both Israel and Hamas claiming the upper hand. Their... Read More »

Gaza - Hamas Leader Ismail Haniyeh Makes First Appearance Since Start Of Gaza Operation

August 27, 2014 02:40 PM

Gaza - Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh, who on Wednesday made his first public appearance on since the beginning of Operation Protective Edge, declared... Read More »

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New York - New York Times Says 'No' To Cuomo Endorsement

August 27, 2014 02:15 PM

New York - The New York Times declined to endorse either Governor Andrew Cuomo or challenger Zephyr Teachout in the Sept. 9 Democratic primary... Read More »

Jerusalem - Netanyahu Declares Victory In Gaza War

August 27, 2014 01:35 PM

Jerusalem - Israel's prime minister declared victory Wednesday in the recent war against Hamas in the Gaza Strip, saying the military campaign had... Read More »

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Dubai - US Coast Guard Fires At Iranian Boat In Gulf

August 27, 2014 01:24 PM

Dubai - A U.S. Coast Guard vessel fired in self-defense on an Iranian boat in the Persian Gulf, the Navy said Wednesday, an encounter that could... Read More »

Boston - Boston Marathon Bombing Victim Marries His Nurse

August 27, 2014 01:15 PM

Boston - A Massachusetts man who was seriously injured in the Boston Marathon bombing has married a nurse who helped him recover. James Costello... Read More »

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Cambridge, MA - US Journalist Thankful For Work To Secure Freedom

August 27, 2014 01:00 PM

Cambridge, MA - A U.S. journalist said Wednesday that he was overwhelmed to learn that so many "brave, determined and big-hearted" people were behind... Read More »

East Orange, NJ - 3 Killed In Fiery I-280 Crash

August 27, 2014 12:48 PM

East Orange, NJ - State Police say at least three people are dead in a crash on Interstate 280 in northern New Jersey. Trooper Alina Spies says a... Read More »

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New York - Kosher California Chef Set To Sizzle On Reality Show

August 27, 2014 12:09 PM

New York - The chef of a kosher Mexican restaurant in California is one of sixteen professionals chosen to compete in an award-winning cooking... Read More »

Last updated: August 27, 2014 12:36 PM Golan Hights - Syrian Mortar Falls In Northern Golan Heights, Lightly Injuring One

August 27, 2014 12:04 PM

Golan Hights - A Syrian mortar fell in the northern Golan Heights on Wednesday evening, lightly injuring one person. MDA said they evacuated the... Read More »

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Jerusalem - A Look At The Gaza War And Cease-fire Halting It

August 27, 2014 11:56 AM

Jerusalem - A seven-week war between Israel and Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip has ended with an Egyptian-brokered cease-fire. Here is a look... Read More »

New York - US Marshals In NYC Shootout; Suspect Wounded

August 27, 2014 11:51 AM

New York - A fugitive wanted for nearly two decades on drug charges was wounded during a shootout with deputy U.S. marshals who tracked him down in New York City, federal authorities said Wednesday. The shooting occurred when a team of deputy marshals and New York... Read More »

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Cairo - Egypt's President El-Sissi To Visit New York

August 27, 2014 11:09 AM

Cairo - Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi will visit the United States in September on his first trip there as the country's head of state... Read More »

Brooklyn, NY - Citing Recent SCOTUS Ruling, Brooklyn Judge Tosses Evidence In Sex Abuse Witness Photo Case

August 27, 2014 10:59 AM

Brooklyn, NY - Citing a the recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling that makes it illegal for law enforcement to search a person's cell phone without a warrant, a Brooklyn judge on Tuesday tossed the evidence against a man accused of illegally snapping a photo of a female 18... Read More »

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Jerusalem - Video Shows Israel's Iron Dome Defense System In Operation; 15 Qassam Rockets Intercepted Simultaneously

August 27, 2014 10:43 AM

Jerusalem - A video released on Wednesday on an anti-Hamas YouTube channel "Sin" shows the effectiveness of Israel's Iron Dome defense system as... Read More »

Tehran - Iran: Hamas 'Brought Israel To Its Knees

August 27, 2014 09:47 AM

Tehran - Iran said Wednesday that Palestinian militants had emerged the victors and brought their Israeli foe "to its knees" during the bloody 50-day... Read More »

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Berlin - Germany Gives Large Check To Help Israeli Trauma Victims In South

August 27, 2014 09:40 AM

Berlin - Deputy German ambassador Benedikt Haller gave NATAL, the Israel Trauma Center for Victims of Terror and War, a check for €50,000 (NIS... Read More »

Vienna - Deadline Passed, No Sign Of Breakthrough In Iran Nuclear Probe

August 27, 2014 09:19 AM

Vienna - Iran may have failed to meet a deadline for addressing U.N. concerns about suspected nuclear bomb research, but it could still act to... Read More »

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Syria - Rebels Seize Border Crossing With Israel

August 27, 2014 09:01 AM

Syria - Activists say Syrian rebels have captured a border crossing with Israel in the Golan Heights after deadly clashes with President Bashar... Read More »

Last updated: August 27, 2014 09:36 AM Spain - Zara Pulls Yellow-star Tee Shirt Over Link To Nazis

August 27, 2014 08:43 AM

Madrid, Spain - Spanish clothing manufacturer Zara withdrew a striped sailor's tee shirt for children on Wednesday because it bore a yellow star... Read More »

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Tehran - Iran Threatens Military Retaliation Against Israel For Alleged Spy Drone

August 27, 2014 08:25 AM

Tehran - Iran threatened a military response against Israel on Tuesday after the Revolutionary Guard claimed to have shot down an Israeli spy drone... Read More »

Israel - Likud MK: Gaza War Began With Huge Support, Ended With Israel Shamed And Confused'

August 27, 2014 08:10 AM

Israel - The Likud Central Committee was set to convene in Ashkelon in two weeks to discuss the operation in Gaza, committee chairman MK Danny Danon... Read More »

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Golan Heights - Gun Fire From Syria Wounds IDF Officer

August 27, 2014 07:50 AM

Golan Heights - An Israeli army officer stationed in the Golan Heights was moderately wounded Wednesday by errant fire from neighboring Syria's civil... Read More »

Israel - Gaza Cease-Fire Holds As Sides Weigh Gains

August 27, 2014 07:30 AM

Israel - An open-ended cease-fire between Israel and Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip was holding Wednesday, as many people on both sides of... Read More »

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Massachusetts - Boston Has Worst Drivers Of Any Big U.S. City: Allstate Report

August 27, 2014 12:33 AM

Massachusetts - New York may have its aggressive, horn-honking drivers but it is a bastion of tranquility and safety compared to Boston, home to the... Read More »

Canberra, Australia - Australia And US To Share Information On Travelers

August 27, 2014 12:15 AM

Canberra, Australia - The Australian and U.S. governments have signed an information-sharing agreement to bolster each country's ability to confirm identities of foreign travelers. The Australian government said in a statement the agreement for the sharing of visa... Read More »

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