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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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New York - NY Judge: Release Testimony By Rosenberg Brother In Spy Case

May 22, 2015 06:05 PM

New York - A judge has ordered the unsealing of key grand jury testimony from 1950 that may give new fuel to suspicions that Ethel Rosenberg was... Read More »

Southern Shuneh, Jordan - Analysis: At Mideast Forum, Hopes For Future Amid Chaos

May 22, 2015 05:30 PM

Southern Shuneh, Jordan - Against a backdrop of Iraq and Syria in flames, Middle Eastern political and business leaders sought to focus on a future... Read More »

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Goshen, NY - Orange County Hires Researcher To Study Impact Of Proposed 507-acre Annexation By Kiryas Joel

May 22, 2015 05:00 PM

Goshen, NY - Orange County Executive Steven M. Neuhaus announced on Friday the initiation of an independent analysis to study the impact of the... Read More »

Brooklyn, NY - Former Jewish Political Candidate Arrested On Child Porn Charges

May 22, 2015 04:47 PM

New York – A failed political candidate and Brooklyn Tea Party founder Joseph Hayon was arrested Thursday on charges of possessing and sharing child pornography. The ultra-conservative Hayon, 37, admitted to authorities that he traded pictures of children between... Read More »

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Washington - Authorities: More Than 1 Person Responsible For Slayings Of DC Family

May 22, 2015 04:23 PM

Washington - Authorities believe more than one person is responsible for slayings of four people inside the mansion of a wealthy Washington... Read More »

Washington - Clinton Got Now-classified Benghazi Info On Private Email

May 22, 2015 04:02 PM

Washington - Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton received information on her private email server that has now been classified about the... Read More »

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Washington - White House: Offensive Twitter Posts Part Of 'Open Society'

May 22, 2015 03:45 PM

Washington - The White House says "offensive and disgusting" replies posted on President Barack Obama's new Twitter account are part of an open... Read More »

The Hague, Netherlands - Dutch Art Sleuth Helps German Police Track Down Nazi Art

May 22, 2015 03:07 PM

The Hague, Netherlands - A Dutch art sleuth best known for identifying works looted from Jewish owners by the Nazis said he helped German police... Read More »

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Brooklyn, NY - Rise In Number Of Pertussis Cases In Orthodox Jewish Community Prompts City To Issue Alert

May 22, 2015 02:58 PM

Brooklyn, NY - Pertussis, also known as whooping cough, is on the rise in Brooklyn’s Orthodox Jewish community, according to a press release... Read More »

Southern Shuneh, Jordan - AP Interview: $100 Billion Saudi City To Be Ready By 2035

May 22, 2015 02:38 PM

Southern Shuneh, Jordan - A $100 billion city-from-scratch in Saudi Arabia is to be completed by 2035 and will serve as the main logistics and... Read More »

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Hampton, NH - Clinton: All Information In Emails 'Handled Appropriately'

May 22, 2015 02:18 PM

Hampton, NH - Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton says all of the information contained in her emails from her time as... Read More »

Williamsburg, NY - Brooklyn Woman Accused Of Stealing $100K From Brinks

May 22, 2015 01:22 PM

Brooklyn, NY – A Brooklyn woman who was accused of taking $100,000 from a Brinks facility after leaving her shift two hours early in April was arrested Thursday. Stephanie Jorge, 26, left her job in the counting room early April 7 and never returned to work... Read More »

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