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United Kingdom - London Times: Trump's Offer To Putin: An End To Sanctions For Nuclear Arms Cut

January 15, 2017 09:30 PM

London - U.S. President-elect Donald Trump will propose offering to end sanctions imposed on Russia for its annexation of Crimea in return for a nuclear arms reduction deal with Russian President Vladimir Putin, he told The Times of London. Trump, in an interview...Read More »

Davos, Switzerland - Stark Inequality: Oxfam Says 8 Men As Rich As Half The World

January 15, 2017 09:09 PM

Davos, Switzerland - The gap between the super-rich and the poorest half of the global population is starker than previously thought, with just eight...Read More »

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New York - Trump Lashes Out At Brennan On Twitter

January 15, 2017 08:50 PM

New York - Donald Trump is lashing out at CIA chief John Brennan for saying the president-elect doesn't understand the threat posed by...Read More »

New York - Senator Felder Leads Bipartisan Push To Stop The Bag Tax, Goes Into Effect Feb. 15

January 15, 2017 08:30 PM

New York - New York State Senator Simcha Felder (D, Brooklyn), was joined at City Hall by Senators Marty Golden and Tony Avella, Assemblyman Michael...Read More »

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Columbus, OH - Anti-Trumper John Kasich To Doubters: I'm No Lame Duck

January 15, 2017 08:15 PM

Columbus, OH - In less than a year's time, Ohio Gov. John Kasich has gone from an "adult in the room" alternative in a fractious Republican...Read More »

Orlando, FL - Love It Or Hate It, People Have Opinions On The Circus

January 15, 2017 07:00 PM

Orlando, FL - Reaction to news that the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus was closing after 146 years — from saddened celebrities to...Read More »

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Pasadena, CA - With No Action Heroes, Madoff Movie Landed At HBO

January 15, 2017 06:00 PM

Pasadena, CA - Makers of an upcoming HBO movie on Bernard Madoff initially wanted to make a feature film for theaters but quickly realized that today's movie industry had little interest in an intricate tale about a financial swindle. Major studios have their sights...Read More »

Paris - World Diplomats Tell Trump, Israel: Mideast Needs Peace

January 15, 2017 05:14 PM

Paris - Sending a forceful message to Israel's prime minister and the incoming Trump administration, dozens of countries called Sunday on Israel and...Read More »

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Warren, MI - Thousands Show Up For Sanders Health Care Rally In Michigan

January 15, 2017 04:00 PM

Warren, MI - Thousands of people are showing up for a rally in suburban Detroit where U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders will speak in support of President...Read More »

Washington - IRS Letters Warn Millions About Health Insurance Penalty

January 15, 2017 03:38 PM

Washington - If you haven't signed up for health insurance, you may soon be getting a not-too-subtle nudge from the taxman. The IRS is sending...Read More »

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Washington - Pence Joins Trump Criticism Of Civil Rights Icon

January 15, 2017 02:30 PM

Washington - President-elect Mike Pence says it is "deeply disappointing" that civil rights icon John Lewis would question the legitimacy of Donald...Read More »

New York - Supreme Court To Hear Santander Debt Collection Dispute

January 15, 2017 02:00 PM

New York - The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to decide whether firms collecting on debt they bought for pennies on the dollar can be held liable in lawsuits brought by debtors they targeted under a federal law cracking down on debt collectors' abusive practices...Read More »

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New York - 'Miracle On The Hudson' Legacy: 70,000 Slain Birds

January 15, 2017 01:33 PM

New York - Birds took the blame for bringing down the jetliner that "Sully" Sullenberger landed on the Hudson River eight years ago this weekend...Read More »

Jerusalem - Israel Says Kerry Sought To Reassure Netanyahu Over Paris Conference

January 15, 2017 01:00 PM

Jerusalem - Israel said on Sunday that U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry had sought to reassure Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu over a...Read More »

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Washington - CIA Director Says Trump Tweeting Harms Security

January 15, 2017 12:30 PM

Washington - Outgoing CIA Director John Brennan ripped into Donald Trump on Sunday for "talking and tweeting" about possibly easing sanctions...Read More »

New York - Retail Group Launches Training For Entry-level Job Seekers

January 15, 2017 12:09 PM

New York - Trying to stem high turnover in store jobs, nonprofit groups and chains such as Wal-Mart, Home Depot and the Home Shopping Network are...Read More »

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Washington - GOP Lawmaker Says Capitol Pig Painting Coming Down

January 15, 2017 11:31 AM

Washington - A GOP congressman reported Friday that a painting stirring controversy on Capitol Hill will be taken down Tuesday after the agency...Read More »

Washington - Army Band Member Stands In For Trump At Inaugural Rehearsal

January 15, 2017 11:00 AM

Washington - Donald Trump is set to take the oath of office Friday, but on Sunday, an Army band member is standing in for the soon-to-be 45th...Read More »

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Jerusalem - Israel Says Nazi Camp Excavations Unearth Link To Anne Frank

January 15, 2017 10:39 AM

Jerusalem - Researchers excavating the remains of one of the most notorious Nazi death camps have uncovered a pendant that appears identical t...Read More »

Paris - France's Ayrault Says Trump Jerusalem Proposal Provocation

January 15, 2017 10:09 AM

Paris - France's foreign minister said on Sunday a proposal by U.S. President-elect Donald Trump to move the American embassy to Jerusalem would be a...Read More »

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Washington - Inauguration Highlights Trump's Infrastructure Opportunities

January 15, 2017 10:00 AM

Washington - As a candidate, Donald Trump said he wanted to make America's infrastructure great again. As president, he'll have plenty of ways to get...Read More »

Tehran - Iran: Nuclear Deal Will Not Be Renegotiated

January 15, 2017 09:25 AM

Tehran - Iran's deputy foreign minister says the nuclear deal between the Islamic Republic and world powers "will not be renegotiated" ahead of U.S...Read More »

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Ellenton, FL - Ringling Bros. Circus To Close After 146 Years

January 15, 2017 08:45 AM

Ellenton, FL - After 146 years, the curtain is coming down on "The Greatest Show on Earth." The owner of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey...Read More »

Gaza - Israel Responds To Shooting Attack With Strike On Hamas Post

January 15, 2017 08:31 AM

Gaza - The Israeli military struck a Hamas post in the southern Gaza Strip Sunday in response to a Palestinian attack on an Israeli military vehicle, the military said. No one was wounded in the exchange but it marked a rare flare-up along the tense border that has...Read More »

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New York - Trump Suggests He May Do Away With Russia Sanctions If Moscow Helpful

January 15, 2017 12:30 AM

New York - - U.S. President-elect Donald Trump said in an interview with the Wall Street Journal that he would keep intact sanctions against Russia "at least for a period of time," and that he wouldn't commit to the "one China" policy until he sees progress from...Read More »

Fort Lauderdale, FL - Airport Shooting Highlights Nexus Between Mentally Ill, Cops

January 14, 2017 11:59 PM

Fort Lauderdale, FL - Just weeks before a gunman opened fire at Fort Lauderdale's airport, authorities said he walked into an FBI office in Alaska...Read More »

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New York - Jewish Comedienne Grandma Dies In Queens House Fire

January 14, 2017 11:15 PM

Queens, NY - An elderly Jewish woman who began a career in comedy at age 60 died Friday night when a fire ripped through her Fresh Meadows...Read More »

Illinois - Chicago Pledges Improvements After Scathing Police Report

January 14, 2017 11:00 PM

Chicago - Chicago officials are pledging to revamp the city Police Department following a scathing federal report, but a change in presidential...Read More »

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Lakewood, NJ - Jewish Man Critical After Being Hit By Car In Lakewood Shabbos Night

January 14, 2017 10:31 PM

Lakewood, NJ - A Monsey man who was struck by a car after he tried crossing Route 9 in Lakewood remains in the hospital in critical condition with head and leg injuries. Sergeant Michael Young of the Lakewood Police Department said that the accident took place at...Read More »

Washington - Pence Goes From Outsider To Trump's Inside Man In Congress

January 14, 2017 10:30 PM

Washington - When Mike Pence landed in Congress after the 2000 election, he was a conservative agitator who often bucked President George W. Bush's...Read More »

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Portland, ME - Activists Call For Weekend Of Supporting Muslim-owned Shops

January 14, 2017 10:00 PM

Portland, ME - An activist group in Maine's largest city says hundreds of people are participating in its drive to get residents to support Muslim-owned businesses in a show of solidarity against Islamophobia. Progressive Portland is calling the event the...Read More »

Spanish Fork, UT - Video Captures Snowplow Forced Off Road In Utah, Down 300-foot Embankment

January 14, 2017 09:44 PM

Spanish Fork, UT - A snowplow clearing snow in Spanish Fork Canyon was pushed off the road by a passing semitrailer and rolled down a steep...Read More »

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