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Las Vegas - U.S. Company Offers To Sell Ebola.com Domain Name For $150,000

October 15, 2014 11:45 AM

Las Vegas - A company seeking to capitalize on the world's worst Ebola outbreak on record, is looking to sell the domain name Ebola.com for $150,000, a partner with the firm said on Tuesday. Chris Hood, a junior partner with Blue String Ventures Inc, the firm... Read More »

Hartford, CT - Man Stabbing People On Passenger Bus Fatally Shot By Police

October 15, 2014 11:22 AM

Hartford, CT - A man who stabbed two passengers in a rampage aboard a casino-bound tour bus was shot to death on Interstate 95 by a Connecticut state... Read More »

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Ukraine - More Jews May Still Be In Eastern Ukraine Than Previously Reported

October 15, 2014 11:09 AM

Ukraine - More Jews may remain in eastern Ukraine’s Donbas region than previously reported, according to estimates provided by the World Jewish... Read More »

Jerusalem - Israel Warns UK Palestine Vote Undermines Peace Prospects

October 15, 2014 10:55 AM

Jerusalem - Israel warned Tuesday that a vote by British parliament in favour of recognising a Palestinian state risked undermining the prospects for... Read More »

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Europe - European Union Examining Ways To Stop Jewish Settlers From Visiting The EU

October 15, 2014 10:33 AM

Europe - European officials are looking at new ways to press Israel to halt its building of settlements on land the Palestinians want for a state, as... Read More »

Brooklyn, NY - Former Latin King Gang Member-Convert Turned-Rabbi Charged With Impersonating A Cop

October 15, 2014 10:13 AM

Brooklyn, NY - In a case that Brooklyn DA Kenneth Thompson called "bizarre," a former Latin King gang member-turned-rabbi from Brooklyn will be in... Read More »

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Tokyo - Toyota Recalls 1.75 Million Toyota, Lexus Cars Globally

October 15, 2014 09:44 AM

Tokyo - Japan's Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T) said on Wednesday it would recall a total 1.67 million vehicles globally in a voluntary move to address... Read More »

Washington - Health Secretary: Hospital Needed Better Oversight

October 15, 2014 09:22 AM

Washington - Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said Wednesday the federal government could have performed "much better oversight" of... Read More »

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Dallas - Nurses Cite Sloppy Conditions, Inconsistent Protocols In Ebola Care

October 15, 2014 09:03 AM

Dallas - A Liberian Ebola patient was left in an open area of a Dallas emergency room for hours, and the nurses treating him worked for days without... Read More »

Dallas - Second Texas Health Worker Tests Positive for Ebola

October 15, 2014 08:50 AM

Dallas - Officials say a second health care worker who's tested positive for Ebola was in isolation at a Dallas hospital within 90 minutes of the... Read More »

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Last updated: October 15, 2014 08:56 AM Nepal - Heavy Snowfall On Himalayas Mountains Kills 16, Including 3 Israelis

October 15, 2014 08:32 AM

Nepal - Up to sixteen people, including three Israelis, were killed in Nepal by unseasonal snow blizzards and an avalanche triggered by the tail of... Read More »

Washington - U.S. Sets Up Rapid-response Ebola Team; Dallas Nurse Improves

October 15, 2014 12:37 AM

Washington - The United States is establishing a rapid-response team to help hospitals "within hours" whenever there is a case of Ebola, the top... Read More »

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Manhattan, NY - 432 Park Avenue Becomes Tallest Residential Building In Western Hemisphere

October 14, 2014 11:48 PM

Manhattan, NY - A construction crew poured concrete on Tuesday for the top floor of what will be the tallest residential building in the Western... Read More »

Jerusalem - Tech Accelerator Program Geared Specifically Towards Haredi Entrepreneurs Up And Running In Jerusalem

October 14, 2014 11:26 PM

Jerusalem - For the first time ever a tech accelerator program geared specifically towards Haredi entrepreneurs is up and running and set to launch... Read More »

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Washington - First Lady Hosts White House Garden Harvest

October 14, 2014 10:18 PM

Washington - Michelle Obama isn't afraid of a little dirt. The first lady, clad in dirt-stained black pants and sneakers, was joined by... Read More »

New York - David Greenglass Of Rosenberg Spying Case Dies

October 14, 2014 09:35 PM

New York - David Greenglass, who served 10 years in prison for role in the most explosive atomic spying case of the Cold War and gave testimony that... Read More »

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Philipsburg, St. Maarten - 1 Dead As Hurricane Strengthens, Aims For Bermuda

October 14, 2014 08:33 PM

Philipsburg, St. Maarten - Hurricane Gonzalo grew into a major Category 3 storm Tuesday and is expected to strengthen further as it heads toward Bermuda after killing a man in the Dutch Caribbean territory of St. Maarten, authorities said. The storm had top... Read More »

Washington - Prominent Orthodox Rabbi Arrested For Voyeurism

October 14, 2014 07:22 PM

Washington - A prominent Washington rabbi whose congregation includes leading political figures was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of voyeurism... Read More »

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Chicago, IL - Sears Pulls Item, Issues Apology After Nazi Ring Gets Listed For Sale On Its Website

October 14, 2014 06:45 PM

Chicago, IL - On Monday, Sears officials issued an apology and insisted that the offensive item has been removed from its website following reports... Read More »

Washington - New York's de Blasio Meets With Top White House Aide On Ebola

October 14, 2014 06:02 PM

Washington - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and Police Commissioner William Bratton on Tuesday discussed the threat posed by Ebola and Islamic State with Lisa Monaco, a top national security aide to President Barack Obama, the White House said. The officials'... Read More »

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New Jersey - NBC Correspondent Dr. Nancy Snyderman Admits Violation Of Quarantine

October 14, 2014 05:26 PM

New Jersey - NBC News medical correspondent Nancy Snyderman has admitted that some members of her crew violated a voluntary quarantine to protect against Ebola, a misstep that caused New Jersey health officials to make that quarantine mandatory. NBC said Tuesday... Read More »

Pennsylvania - Police Fear Trooper's Killer Looking To Repeat

October 14, 2014 04:36 PM

Pennsylvania - Investigators fear the man suspected of killing one trooper and wounding a second is looking to strike again, the head of the... Read More »

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Washington - Obama Waiting For Midterm To Name Attorney General

October 14, 2014 03:29 PM

Washington - President Barack Obama does not plan to announce his choice for attorney general before the November elections, shielding the nomination... Read More »

New York - Judge Rules AriZona Iced Tea Co-founder, Son Owed $1 Billion For Buyout

October 14, 2014 02:43 PM

New York - A New York state judge ruled on Tuesday the privately held producer of AriZona iced tea should pay about $1 billion to buy out the half... Read More »

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New York - Poll: New Jersey's Christie Sees Voter Support Slip To New Low

October 14, 2014 02:00 PM

New York - New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, a possible Republican presidential contender for 2016, has seen his favorability drop to its lowest... Read More »

New York, NY - De Blasio Booed, Esposito Cheered At Columbus Day Lunch For Italian-American Cops

October 14, 2014 01:27 PM

New York, NY - At a Columbus Day lunch on Monday honoring Italian-American police officers, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio received only a "tepid"... Read More »

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Gaza - First Rebuilding Supplies Let In To Gaza As U.N. Chief Decries Devastation

October 14, 2014 12:36 PM

Gaza - Israel opened the border to the first post-war truckloads of rebuilding material for Gaza on Tuesday and U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon... Read More »

New York - Mark Zuckerberg Gives $25 Million To Fight Ebola

October 14, 2014 12:30 PM

New York - Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are donating $25 million to the CDC Foundation to help address the Ebola epidemic. The money will be used by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Ebola response effort in Guinea... Read More »

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Beit Shemesh - 'Zoo Rabbi’ Opens Museum Of Biblical Animals

October 14, 2014 12:00 PM

Beit Shemesh - As Rabbi Natan Slifkin walks around the converted warehouse, a diverse group of national-religious and ultra-Orthodox Jews follow attentively. As they wend their way through the various exhibits from taxidermy animals to shelves of shofars, Slifkin... Read More »

Paris - Top US, Russian Diplomats Seek Thaw In Tensions

October 14, 2014 11:42 AM

Paris - The top U.S. and Russian diplomats are hoping to find a way to begin reversing a yearlong spike in tensions stemming from Ukraine's... Read More »

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Moscow - Russian Diplomat Calls Australian Leader Immature

October 14, 2014 11:12 AM

Moscow - A Russian diplomat on Tuesday dismissed the Australian prime minister's threat of a physical confrontation with the Russian president as... Read More »

Texas - Worst Ebola Outbreak On Record Tests Global Response

October 14, 2014 10:39 AM

Texas - Global health authorities are struggling to contain the world's worst Ebola epidemic since the disease was identified in 1976. The virus... Read More »

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