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Texas - U.S. Appeals Court Rules Against Obama On Immigration Plan

May 26, 2015 02:55 PM

Texas - A federal appeals court refused Tuesday to lift a temporary hold on President Barack Obama's executive action that could shield as many as 5... Read More »

Israel - Sirens Sound In Ashdod As Rockets Fired Into Israel

May 26, 2015 02:39 PM

Israeli police said one rocket launched from the Gaza Strip landed in Israel on Tuesday and no damage or injuries were reported. Earlier reports... Read More »

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Jerusalem - Israeli President Tells Haredi Rabbis He Has No Influence To Help Free Imprisoned Kiryas Joel, NY Man

May 26, 2015 02:15 PM

Jerusalem – President Reuven Rivlin told a large group of Israel’s ultra-Orthodox community that he has no control over a Chardi's man's... Read More »

Lisbon, Portugal - Israir Plane Seized Over Alleged Debt In Portugal

May 26, 2015 02:12 PM

Lisbon, Portugal - An Israir Airbus A320 that landed in Lisbon was sezied by Portugese Authorities Monday over an alleged debt, Israeli media... Read More »

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Washington - Amtrak To Install Long-Sought Cameras In Locomotives To Monitor Engineers

May 26, 2015 01:48 PM

Washington - Amtrak said Tuesday it will install video cameras inside locomotive cabs to record the actions of train engineers, a move that follows... Read More »

Houston, Tx - Storms Kill Eight, 12 Missing In Texas, Oklahoma; Houston Hard-hit, 1000s Of Cars Abandoned

May 26, 2015 01:06 PM

Houston, Tx - Torrential rains have killed at least eight people in Texas and Oklahoma, including two in Houston where flooding turned streets into... Read More »

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Palmyra, Syria - IS Militant Video Shows Syrian Ruins Intact

May 26, 2015 12:42 PM

Palmyra, Syria - A video released by a media arm of the Islamic State group purportedly shows the archaeological ruins of Palmyra apparently... Read More »

New York, NY - Dissing De Blasio Gov. Cuomo Doubling State Troopers In NYC Over ISIS Fear

May 26, 2015 12:17 PM

New York, NY – The conflict between Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio could come to a head with the governor’s addition of a new state... Read More »

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Baltimore, MD - Police: Dozens Shot, 8 Killed In Separate Shootings

May 26, 2015 11:45 AM

Baltimore, MD - Baltimore city police said dozens of people have been shot and at least eight killed in a series of separate weekend shootings. WBAL-TV (http://bit.ly/1BmU9W4) reports that a man and woman were shot in a car about 12:30 a.m. Monday. Both were taken... Read More »

Washington - U.S. New Home Sales, Prices Rise Strongly In April

May 26, 2015 11:15 AM

Washington - New U.S. single-family home sales rose more than expected in April and the median price surged, suggesting the housing market recovery... Read More »

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New York - Plane Safe? Hacker Case Points To Deeper Cyber Issues

May 26, 2015 11:09 AM

New York - Security researcher Chris Roberts made headlines last month when he was hauled off a plane in New York by the FBI and accused of hacking... Read More »

Jerusalem - Netanyahu: Nothing Will Stop Israel's Natural Gas Development

May 26, 2015 10:32 AM

Jerusalem - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to further develop offshore natural gas fields after the country's anti-trust regulator... Read More »

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Germany - Auschwitz Trial Session Canceled Due To Defendant's Health

May 26, 2015 10:01 AM

Lueneburg, Germany - A German court has cancelled another session in the trial of a 93-year-old former Auschwitz death camp guard due to the former... Read More »

Vienna - Austrian Police Arrest 3 For Smuggling People Onto Flights For US

May 26, 2015 09:44 AM

Vienna - Austrian police have detained three suspects for allegedly smuggling people onto flights bound for the United States or Britain. State Prosecutor Friedrich Koehl says investigations focus on at least 11 cases between last fall and February. The suspects... Read More »

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New York - Charter To Buy Time Warner Cable For $56 Billion

May 26, 2015 09:15 AM

New York - John Malone's Charter Communications Inc struck a $56 billion deal to buy Time Warner Cable Inc, seeking to combine the third and second... Read More »

Gaza Strip - Egypt Opens Rafah To Let Stranded Palestinians Return To Gaza

May 26, 2015 08:45 AM

Gaza Strip - Egyptian authorities opened the Rafah crossing on Tuesday, for the first time in nearly 80 days, to allow stranded Palestinians to... Read More »

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Israel - Netanyahu Offers To Resume Peace Talks With Settlement Focus, Right Angry

May 26, 2015 08:20 AM

Israel - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has proposed resuming peace negotiations with the Palestinians but with the initial focus on identifying... Read More »

New York - Questions Raised Over Slaying By Retired Guard In NYC Subway

May 26, 2015 07:30 AM

New York - At the height of the evening rush in Brooklyn, Gilbert Drogheo took a subway ride that he didn't survive. Drogheo, a 32-year-old... Read More »

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San Juan, Puerto Rico - Unusual Wake Held For Puerto Rican Taxi Driver

May 26, 2015 02:00 AM

San Juan, Puerto Rico - Puerto Rican taxi driver Victor Perez Cardona's final fare was highly unusual: a wreath of flowers for his own... Read More »

Washington - Biden Reassures Iraqi Prime Minister Of US Support After Defense Chief Said Iraqis Show No Will To Fight IS

May 26, 2015 01:45 AM

Washington - Vice President Joe Biden reassured Iraq's government on Monday of U.S. support in the fight against the Islamic State group, telephoning... Read More »

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Washington - Man With Pressure Cooker In Car Apologizes After Police Blew Up Vehicle Near U.S. Capitol

May 26, 2015 01:31 AM

Washington - A Virginia man who triggered a bomb scare on Sunday near the U.S. Capitol apologized and explained the suspicious device was a pressure... Read More »

Brussels - Hundreds Pay Tribute To Victims Killed At City's Jewish Museum, Year After Attack

May 26, 2015 01:15 AM

Brussels - Hundreds of people paid homage on Sunday to victims killed one year ago at the Brussels Jewish Museum. Four people were killed in the... Read More »

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Trenton, NJ - World Renowned Mathematician John Nash, Wife Killed In Car Crash

May 26, 2015 12:45 AM

Trenton, NJ - Born to an electrical engineer, and later a precocious and dashing young man who attained an Ivy League education, John Nash seemed... Read More »

Austin, TX - Texas Governor Says Deadly Flooding Is Worst Ever Seen, Declares States Of Emergency

May 26, 2015 12:13 AM

Austin, TX - Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Monday described the flash flooding that had killed at least three people in his state as "a relentless... Read More »

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West Bank - Palestinians To Push Forth With Bid To Oust Israel From FIFA

May 25, 2015 11:55 PM

West Bank - The head of the Palestine Football Association says he is pressing forth with his bid to oust Israel from FIFA despite efforts from its... Read More »

Washington - Senate Blocks Temporary NSA Extensions

May 25, 2015 11:24 PM

Washington - The National Security Agency has begun winding down its collection and storage of American phone records after the Senate failed to... Read More »

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Washington - Memorial Day : US Reflects On Veterans' Sacrifices

May 25, 2015 11:09 PM

Washington - During Memorial Day observances today at Arlington National Cemetery, President Barack Obama spoke about the sacrifices made by the... Read More »

Lynn, MA - Hundreds Rally After Raw Pork Dumped At Holocaust Memorial

May 25, 2015 10:50 PM

Lynn, MA - Hundreds of people have gathered in suburban Boston for a peace rally in response to the desecration of a Holocaust memorial with chunks... Read More »

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Israel - Netanyahu Thanks U.S. For Blocking United Nations Mideast Nuclear Arms Ban

May 25, 2015 10:30 PM

Jerusalem - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu thanked the United States for blocking an Egyptian-led drive on a possible Middle East nuclear... Read More »

Jerusalem - Ex-Israeli PM Olmert Sentenced To More Jail Time For Corruption

May 25, 2015 10:04 PM

Jerusalem - Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert was sentenced Monday to eight months in prison for unlawfully accepting money from a U.S... Read More »

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New York - Anonymous Threats Against Airliners Prompt Plane Searches, Military Escort To NYC

May 25, 2015 09:45 PM

New York - Anonymous telephone threats against commercial airliners, possibly from the same source, caused a scare on Monday involving four... Read More »

Jerusalem - Palestinian Stabs Two Jewish Teens Heading To Kotel For All-Night Study On Shavuot Holiday

May 25, 2015 09:29 PM

Jerusalem - Israeli police say a 19-year-old Palestinian man stabbed two Israeli teenagers as they walked to a holy site on a Jewish... Read More »

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