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Last updated: September 11, 2014 11:26 AM Washington - Cruz Walks Out After Pro-Israel Comments Draw Boos

September 11, 2014 10:48 AM

Washington - Republican Sen. Ted Cruz said he walked out of a speech Wednesday night to a Christian organization after some audience members booed... Read More »

New York - Politicians Have Lower Profile At WTC Ceremonies

September 11, 2014 10:42 AM

New York - The first ceremony at the World Trade Center site was held six months after the twin towers fell. It was organized by then-Mayor... Read More »

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Berlin - Merkel To Address Berlin Rally Against Anti-Semitism

September 11, 2014 10:35 AM

Berlin - German Chancellor Angela Merkel will speak at a Berlin rally against anti-Semitism on Sunday to condemn hate speech and attacks against Jews... Read More »

Washington - Across The Years, Obama's 9/11 Message Varies

September 11, 2014 10:15 AM

Washington - Five times, President Barack Obama has come before the American people to reckon with the legacy of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the... Read More »

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Damascus - Minister: US Action In Syria Without Consent Would Be 'attack'

September 11, 2014 10:00 AM

Damascus - US air strikes on Syrian territory without permission from the government in Damascus would be an "attack" on the country, a Syrian... Read More »

Gaza City - Hamas Says Ready To Talk To Israel Directly

September 11, 2014 09:45 AM

Gaza City - A senior Hamas leader says the group is willing to talk directly to Israel, reversing a previous ban. In an interview with Al Quds TV... Read More »

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Berlin - Germany, Britain Say Won't Take Part In Anti-IS Air Strikes In Syria

September 11, 2014 09:40 AM

Berlin - The foreign ministers of Germany and Britain said on Thursday they would not be taking part in air strikes in Syria against the Islamic... Read More »

Last updated: September 11, 2014 10:14 AM New York - 9/11 Commemoration Begins With Bell Toll, Names Of Thousands Read

September 11, 2014 09:21 AM

New York - With the solemn toll of a bell and a moment of silence, the nation paused Thursday to mark the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terror... Read More »

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Beirut - UN: Syrian Rebels Free 45 Fijian Peacekeepers

September 11, 2014 09:18 AM

Beirut - Al-Qaida-linked Syrian rebels on Thursday released all 45 Fijian peacekeepers they had held captive for two weeks, the United Nations said... Read More »

Moscow - Interfax: Russia Says U.S. Airstrikes Without UN Mandate Would Be Act Of Aggression

September 11, 2014 08:29 AM

Moscow - Russia's Foreign Ministry said on Thursday airstrikes against Islamist militants in Syria without a UN Security Council mandate would be an... Read More »

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Berlin - Report: Progress Slow in Nazi Art Restitution

September 11, 2014 08:24 AM

Berlin - Fifteen years after the first international agreement on the restitution of Nazi-era looted art, more than half of the countries that... Read More »

Tehran - Iran Slams Make-Up Of Emerging Coalition Against Islamic State

September 11, 2014 08:10 AM

Tehran - Iran said on Thursday the emerging international coalition to battle Islamic State militants was "shrouded in serious ambiguities," Iranian... Read More »

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Saudi Arabia - Kerry To Press Mideast Allies For Anti-IS Fight

September 11, 2014 07:51 AM

Saudi Arabia - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is in Saudi Arabia to try to pin down Middle Eastern allies on what support they will give to... Read More »

New York - Human Rights Watch Accuses Israel Of War Crimes In Gaza

September 11, 2014 07:32 AM

New York - Human Rights Watch accused Israel of committing war crimes by attacking three U.N.-run schools in the Gaza Strip in fighting in July and... Read More »

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Berlin, Germany - Apple Watch 'Too Feminine' Says LVMH's Head Of Luxury Watches

September 11, 2014 12:10 AM

Berlin, Germany - Apple's long-awaited smartwatch looks "too feminine" and its design will not stand the test of time, luxury giant LVMH's watch guru... Read More »

San Francisco - Free Voice Calls Merged Into Google Hangouts App

September 10, 2014 11:34 PM

San Francisco - Google on Wednesday began letting people use its Hangouts message application for mobile devices to make free or low-cost voice calls over the Internet. "Hangouts already makes it easy to send a quick message, or start a group video chat," Google... Read More »

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Washington - Delaware, US Domestic Tax Haven, Under Pressure

September 10, 2014 10:29 PM

Washington - There are more companies than people in the small US state of Delaware, its population of under one million nestled on the Atlantic... Read More »

New York - Apple Pushes Digital Wallet With Apple Pay

September 10, 2014 10:00 PM

New York - Apple is betting that people want to pay with a tap of the phone rather than a swipe of the card. The technology company on Tuesday... Read More »

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Washington - Highlights From Obama's Speech On Islamic State (Video Replay)

September 10, 2014 09:45 PM

Washington - President Barack Obama is committing the United States to a broad military campaign to root out militants in two volatile Middle East... Read More »

Washington - Obama To Launch Airstrikes In Syria For First Time

September 10, 2014 09:25 PM

Washington - US President Barack Obama said Wednesday he is ready to launch air strikes on Islamic State fighters in Syria, expanding the campaign... Read More »

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Los Angeles, CA - Fashion Hub Raided By 1,000 Law Enforcement Officers,Cartel Money Laundering Targeted

September 10, 2014 09:03 PM

Los Angeles, CA - Federal authorities arrested nine people and seized about $90 million Wednesday in raids in the fashion district of Los Angeles... Read More »

Jerusalem - EU Warns Gaza Violence Could Return In 'Months'

September 10, 2014 09:00 PM

Jerusalem - The European Union warned Wednesday that violence could re-ignite in Gaza within "months" if Israel and Hamas fail to consolidate a... Read More »

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Champaign, IL - Professor Seeks Reinstatement After Losing Job Over Gaza Tweets

September 10, 2014 07:05 PM

Champaign, IL - A professor who lost a promised job over his tweets on the recent seven-week Israel-Palestine war demanded on Tuesday that the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) reinstate him, citing free speech and academic freedom. But the... Read More »

Washington - Obama Vows To Use Air Power Against IS 'Wherever They Exist'

September 10, 2014 06:36 PM

Washington - President Barack Obama says the United States will wage a military campaign that will target Islamic State fighters with airstrikes... Read More »

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Miami Beach, FL - Accused Miami Synagogue Vandal Transferred To Hospital

September 10, 2014 06:33 PM

Miami Beach, FL – A man was who was arrested Tuesday for a possible hate crime against a synagogue in Miami Beach was hospitalized for psychiatric treatment. Maximo de la Cruz-DeJesus, 43, was arrested after he drew various symbols, including “KKK” and a... Read More »

Washington - U.S. Bird Populations Dying Out Amid Development

September 10, 2014 06:25 PM

Washington - Bird populations across the United States are shrinking largely due to development, with the steepest declines in Western states... Read More »

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Vilnius - Israel Eyes Pipeline To Southern Europe To Export Natural Gas

September 10, 2014 05:47 PM

Vilnious - Israel's foreign minister said on Wednesday the preferred way to export its recently discovered natural gas reserves to Europe would be... Read More »

Ferguson, MO - Arrests As Ferguson Hit With New Protesters Who Plan Shutdown Of Major Highway

September 10, 2014 05:24 PM

Ferguson, MO - Authorities have started arresting protesters who were planning to block part of Interstate 70 at the St. Louis suburb where an... Read More »

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Washington - U.S. To Alert Retailers To Bomb Materials To Counter Home-grown Threat

September 10, 2014 05:20 PM

Washington - The government plans to give U.S. retailers a list of materials that can be used in explosives and ask them to look out for suspicious... Read More »

Ottawa, Canada - Snow Storms Hit Western Canada

September 10, 2014 04:48 PM

Ottawa, Canada - Calgary's one million residents are well accustomed to heavy snow and freezing temperatures -- but not in early... Read More »

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New York - Now Open, 9/11 Museum Sees Influx Of New Artifacts

September 10, 2014 04:15 PM

New York - After seeing the new National September 11 Memorial Museum, one victim's widow decided to donate one of her husband's FDNY paramedic... Read More »

New York, NY - Lawmaker Wants DOT To Inform Muni Meter Cardholders If Security Breached

September 10, 2014 04:15 PM

New York – A NYC lawmaker wants to require the Department of Transportation (DOT) to notify Muni Meter cardholders in writing if security is... Read More »

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