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Boston - Magazine's Boston Marathon Photo Shoot Draws Crowd

April 12, 2014 09:46 PM

Boston - A magazine photo shoot for a cover marking the anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings has drawn thousands of people, including... Read More »

Las Vegas - Woman Who Threw Shoe At Hillary Clinton Released

April 12, 2014 09:33 PM

Las Vegas - A Phoenix woman accused of throwing a shoe some 60 feet toward Hillary Rodham Clinton appeared aware during questioning by U.S. Secret... Read More »

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New York - Once-soaring Tech Stocks Sink In Sobering Comedown

April 12, 2014 09:16 PM

New York - The stock market's laws of gravity are ravaging its highest fliers. Just look at the list of technology trailblazers whose values have... Read More »

Tehran - Iran Challenging Visa Denial For UN Envoy Says We Don't Have A Replacement

April 12, 2014 08:56 PM

Tehran - Iran on Saturday dismissed a U.S. decision to deny a visa to its proposed new envoy to the United Nations, saying it would take up the case... Read More »

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New York - FBI Conducting Probe Into Herbalife

April 11, 2014 06:30 PM

New York - The Federal Bureau of Investigation is probing Herbalife Ltd, the nutrition and weight loss company that hedge fund manager William Ackman... Read More »

Brooklyn, NY - 'Bored' Teen Charged With Murder After Fire Kills Cop

April 11, 2014 05:59 PM

Brooklyn, NY - Kings County District Attorney Kenneth P. Thompson today announced the indictment of Marcell Dockery, 16, for a top count of felony murder for allegedly setting a fire that resulted in the death of NYPD Officer Dennis Guerra. If convicted, Dockery faces... Read More »

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Managua - New Quake Shakes Nicaragua; Nation On Alert

April 11, 2014 05:42 PM

Managua - A magnitude-6.6 earthquake shook Nicaragua on Friday afternoon, sending people running frightened into the streets less than 24 hours after... Read More »

Boston - Boston Marathon Survivor Upset At 'Meet The Press'

April 11, 2014 05:40 PM

Boston - A Boston Marathon bombing survivor says in a tweet that she left a Boston television studio in tears before a taping of NBC's "Meet the Press." Dancer Adrianne Haslet-Davis lost her left foot in the bombing and said Friday she asked the national news... Read More »

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Columbus, OH - Ohio Geologists Link Quakes To Fracking

April 11, 2014 04:47 PM

Columbus, OH - State geologists in Ohio have for the first time linked earthquakes in a geologic formation deep under the Appalachians to gas drilling, leading the state to issue new permit conditions in certain areas that are among the nation's strictest. A state... Read More »

Washington - Obamas Pay $98,169 In Taxes On Income Of $481,098

April 11, 2014 03:36 PM

Washington - President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama paid $98,169 in taxes on $481,098 income last year, according to tax returns the... Read More »

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Mitzpe Ramon, Israel - Billionaire Spends Big For Passover, Books Entire Luxury Hotel In Israel

April 11, 2014 02:55 PM

Mitzpe Ramon, Israel -  Chelsea Football Club owner and billionaire Roman Abramovich booked all 111-rooms in the Beresheet Hotel to host family and... Read More »

Vatican City - Pope Asks Forgiveness For 'Evil' Of Child Abuse By Priests

April 11, 2014 02:09 PM

Vatican City - Pope Francis made his first public plea for forgiveness on Friday for the "evil" committed by priests who molested children, using... Read More »

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Holot Detention Facility, Israel - African Migrants In Israel Hold Passover Meal

April 11, 2014 01:45 PM

Holot Detention Facility, Israel - Hundreds of African migrants gathered in Israel's Negev desert Friday to eat matzo and recall the Passover story... Read More »

Washington - White House Says Iran Official Will Not Get Visa For U.N. Ambassadorship

April 11, 2014 12:58 PM

Washington - The White House said on Friday that an Iranian official who was in the student group that took U.S. diplomats hostage in 1979 will not... Read More »

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Lawrence, NY - Five Towns Jewish Man Counting On Dashcam To Prove Right Of Way In Traffic Accident

April 11, 2014 12:15 PM

Lawrence, NY - A Lawrence resident who was involved in a vehicular accident several days ago is the latest area resident to be grateful to have a... Read More »

Washington - Obama Names Burwell As Next U.S. Health Secretary To Fix Obamacare Woes

April 11, 2014 12:09 PM

Washington - President Barack Obama said on Friday he will promote budget director Sylvia Mathews Burwell to be his next health secretary, who will... Read More »

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Last updated: April 11, 2014 12:44 PM Haverstraw, NY - Man Who Dumped Bags Full Of Shaimos Illegally In Rockland County Indentified

April 11, 2014 11:34 AM

Haverstraw, NY - One day after the discovery of dozens of black trash bags filled with shaimos at a Haverstraw commercial site near the Hudson River... Read More »

Jerusalem - Palestinians Condemn Israeli Sanctions As 'Piracy'

April 11, 2014 10:05 AM

Jerusalem - The Palestinian negotiator in Mideast peace talks is calling Israel's decision to stop tax money transfers "piracy." Saeb Erekat said... Read More »

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Moscow - Russia Denies It Wants To Take More Ukrainian Territory

April 11, 2014 10:00 AM

Moscow - Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Friday Russia did not want to take over more Ukrainian territory but repeated a call for Kiev to... Read More »

New York, NY - NYPD Adopts New Fire Response Protocols

April 11, 2014 09:56 AM

New York, NY - The NYPD has adopted new protocols for police entering buildings while responding to fires after an officer died in a blaze in a... Read More »

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Greenburgh, NY - Fire Chief To Retire After Anti-Semitic Remarks

April 11, 2014 09:38 AM

Greenburgh, NY - A suburban New York City fire chief has announced his retirement three weeks after making anti-Semitic remarks about a Jewish town... Read More »

Long Island, NY - Postal Worker Accused Of Selling Marijuana

April 11, 2014 09:17 AM

Long Island, NY - A Long Island postal worker is accused of selling marijuana from his mail truck. According to Newsday (http://bit.ly/1kQ4Etk )... Read More »

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Washington - Israeli Principals Share Education Innovation At The White House

April 11, 2014 09:01 AM

Washington - A delegation of eight outstanding Israeli educators met with senior officials this week in the White House, during a week-long tour... Read More »

Geneva - Swiss Say Palestinians Can Join Geneva Conventions

April 11, 2014 08:49 AM

Geneva - Twenty-five years after making their first bid for membership, the Palestinians can join the Geneva Conventions governing the rules of war... Read More »

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Perth - Australian PM Says Searchers Confident Of Position Of MH370's Black Boxes

April 11, 2014 08:25 AM

Perth - Search and rescue officials in Australia are confident they know the approximate position of the black box recorders from missing Malaysia... Read More »

Israel - Architect Of 1993 Oslo Accords, Dead At 59

April 11, 2014 08:09 AM

Israel - Ron Pundak, an architect of the 1993 Oslo accords died on Friday at the age of 59 after a lengthy battle with an illness. Pundak was... Read More »

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Orland, CA - Death Toll Rises To 10 In Tour Bus, FedEx Truck Collision

April 11, 2014 07:51 AM

Orland, CA - The long bus ride north from Los Angeles for a group of high school students who planned to visit Humboldt State University had been... Read More »

Jerusalem - Israeli Coalition Partner Threatens To Quit Over Peace Talks

April 11, 2014 07:30 AM

Jerusalem - A key partner in Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's coalition threatened on Friday to pull out of the government if a deal to salvage... Read More »

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San Francisco - Facebook Says WhatsApp Deal Cleared By FTC

April 11, 2014 12:30 AM

San Francisco - Facebook Inc said U.S. regulators have cleared its $19 billion acquisition of mobile messaging service WhatsApp, even as the Federal... Read More »

New York - Bezos Offers Update On Groceries, Drones

April 11, 2014 12:05 AM

New York - CEO Jeff Bezos' annual letter to shareholders offers a glimpse into Amazon's internal workings and what it is aiming for in the future, including more grocery services and the much-discussed drone delivery. In the letter released Thursday, Bezos outlined... Read More »

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Oregon - Judge: Flashing Headlights To Warn About Speed Traps Is Free Speech

April 10, 2014 11:11 PM

Oregon - Hauling a truckload of logs to a Southern Oregon mill last fall, Chris Hill noticed a sheriff's deputy behind him and flashed his lights to... Read More »

Last updated: April 11, 2014 01:06 AM Orland, CA - Tour Bus, FedEx Truck Collide, 9 Dead, 35 Hospitalized

April 10, 2014 10:54 PM

Orland, CA - A FedEx truck crossed a grassy freeway median in Northern California and slammed into a bus carrying high school students on a visit to... Read More »

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