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Albany, NY - New York Formalizes Ban On Fracking, Ending 7-year Review

June 29, 2015 05:34 PM

Albany, NY - New York formalized its ban on high-volume hydraulic fracturing for natural gas on Monday, concluding a seven-year environmental and... Read More »

Pine Bush, NY - Pine Bush School District Settles Anti-Semitic Harassment Lawsuit With $4.48M Payout

June 29, 2015 04:59 PM

Pine Bush, NY - The Pine Bush School District in upstate New York has agreed to pay $4.48 million to settle a 2012 lawsuit that alleged five current... Read More »

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Last updated: June 29, 2015 05:15 PM Shilo, West Bank - Four Israelis Wounded In Suspected Palestinian West Bank Shooting

June 29, 2015 04:26 PM

Shilo, West Bank - A gunman opened fire at a group of Israelis near a Jewish settlement in the West Bank on Monday, the Israeli military said, in a... Read More »

New York - Wall St. Drops Sharply, Dow Down 350 Points On Greek Default Fears

June 29, 2015 04:10 PM

New York - Stocks are closing with their biggest losses of the year as investors worry about fallout from Greece's worsening debt crisis. Greece... Read More »

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France - Beheading Suspect Denies Jihad Motivation

June 29, 2015 03:59 PM

France - The man being held in France under suspicion of beheading his boss and trying to blow up a chemicals plant has told investigators there was... Read More »

United Nations - France: Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Can Explode At Any Time

June 29, 2015 03:30 PM

United Nations - France's foreign minister warned Monday that the Israeli-Palestinian conflict can explode "at any moment" and the Islamic State... Read More »

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Chicago, IL - Not Backing Down From Mexican Comments, Trump Considers Suing NBC News

June 29, 2015 03:09 PM

Chicago, IL - Donald Trump says he'll consider suing after NBC announced it was ending its business relationship with the Republican presidential... Read More »

New York - NBC Severing Business Relationship With Donald Trump Over Comments

June 29, 2015 02:50 PM

New York - NBC said Monday that it is ending its business relationship with mogul and GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump because of comments he... Read More »

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Cyprus - Lebanese Man Jailed In Cyprus Ammonium 'plot' Against Israelis

June 29, 2015 02:33 PM

Cyprus - Cyprus jailed a member of the armed wing of Hezbollah for six years on Monday after he pleaded guilty to charges of stockpiling explosives... Read More »

West New York, NJ - New Jersey Man Charged With Conspiracy To Provide Material Support To Islamic State

June 29, 2015 02:00 PM

West New York, NJ - FBI agents on Monday arrested another New Jersey man who is accused of plotting to support the Islamic State group. Authorities charged Alaa Saadeh, 23, of West New York, with conspiring to provide material support to the Islamic militant... Read More »

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Vienna - Nuke Talks Set For Several More Days; Signs Of Backtracking

June 29, 2015 01:36 PM

Vienna - World powers and Iran prepared to move past Tuesday's deadline for a comprehensive nuclear agreement, with officials suggesting significant... Read More »

New York - Petition For NBC To Cut Ties With Trump Draws 200,000 Names

June 29, 2015 01:00 PM

New York - A petition asking NBC to fire Donald Trump has collected more than 200,000 signatures. Posted on the Change.org website, the petition... Read More »

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Albany, NY - Prison Break: Cuomo Says Escapees Planned To Flee To Mexico, Sweat Remains In Serious Condition

June 29, 2015 12:36 PM

Albany, NY - Two convicted murderers who escaped from prison and eluded a massive manhunt for three weeks had initially planned to drive to Mexico... Read More »

Paris - 2 Uber Managers Detained In France Over Low-Cost Service

June 29, 2015 12:33 PM

Paris - French authorities took two Uber managers into custody for questioning on Monday over "illicit activity" involving its low-cost... Read More »

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Geneva - Israel, Palestinians Say To Investigate Gaza Warcrime Accusations

June 29, 2015 12:00 PM

Geneva - Israel and the Palestinians promised on Monday to investigate alleged war crimes committed by their forces during the 2014 Gaza war, amid... Read More »

Washington - Conservative Ben Carson Is Riding Near The Top In 2016 Presidential Race

June 29, 2015 11:39 AM

Washington - Ben Carson, a renowned neurosurgeon with no experience in the cutthroat world of Washington politics, is riding a surprising wave of... Read More »

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Washington - U.S. Official Says Reports Of Obama Letter To Iran Are 'Not Accurate'

June 29, 2015 11:20 AM

Washington - Reports that U.S. President Barack Obama recently sent a letter to Tehran's leadership ahead of the looming deadline for talks on Iran's... Read More »

Washington - Supreme Court Invalidates Obama Administration Mercury Air Pollution Rule

June 29, 2015 10:53 AM

Washington - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday invalidated a key Obama administration environmental regulation aimed at limiting emissions of mercury... Read More »

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Lexington, N.C - Escaped North Carolina Inmate Back In Custody, Prison Worker Charged

June 29, 2015 10:43 AM

Lexington, N.C - An inmate who authorities say escaped from a North Carolina lockup with the help of a prison employee has been recaptured, according... Read More »

London - Cameron: IS Militants Are Plotting 'Terrible' UK Attacks

June 29, 2015 10:22 AM

London - Prime Minister David Cameron warned on Monday that Islamic State militants based in Syria and Iraq were planning specific attacks against... Read More »

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Washington - Supreme Court To Consider University Of Texas Race-Conscious Admissions

June 29, 2015 10:11 AM

Washington - The Supreme Court said Monday it will dive back into the fight over the use of race in admissions at the University of Texas, a decision... Read More »

Tehran - A Nuclear Deal Could Sharpen Political Tensions In Iran

June 29, 2015 09:40 AM

Tehran - A final deal to resolve the Iranian nuclear dispute could heighten domestic political tensions with two major elections looming in the... Read More »

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Golan Heights - Israel Says Asked Syrian Rebels Not To Harm Druze

June 29, 2015 09:19 AM

Golan Heights - Israel said on Monday it had conditioned humanitarian aid to select Syrian rebel groups on its border on their undertaking not to... Read More »

Cairo - Egypt State Prosecutor Dies Following Bomb Attack On His Convoy

June 29, 2015 09:16 AM

Cairo - A strong explosion ripped through the convoy of Egypt's prosecutor general on Monday morning in a busy upscale Cairo suburb, killed him and... Read More »

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Moscow - Putin Urges All To Fight Islamic State, Backs Syria's Assad

June 29, 2015 09:02 AM

Moscow - In a surprise meeting with Syria's foreign minister, Russian President Vladimir Putin pledged his support Monday for Syrian President Bashar... Read More »

Israel - Security Cabinet Approves Extending Fortified Fence On Its Jordan Border

June 29, 2015 08:27 AM

Israel - The security cabinet has approved extending the fortified fence along its Egyptian border into a section of the frontier with neighboring... Read More »

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New York - Dangerous Men, Careful Plans And A Bold Escape For The Ages

June 29, 2015 08:09 AM

New York - It was dawn in the cellblocks of Dannemora, time for a round of bed checks on the convicted killers, rapists and other criminals held... Read More »

Constable, NY - Troopers Hunting Escapees Scrambled To Save 1 They Captured

June 29, 2015 07:50 AM

Constable, NY - Some of the same state troopers who spent three weeks hunting down two escaped killers found themselves scrambling to get the lone... Read More »

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Israel - Terrorist Stabs IDF Soldier At Jerusalem Checkpoint

June 29, 2015 07:31 AM

Jerusalem - A female IDF military police officer sustained moderate-to-serious wounds after being stabbed in the neck Monday morning by a female... Read More »

Last updated: June 29, 2015 12:57 AM Israel - IDF Intercepts Gaza Bound Flotilla Without Incident, Redirects Vessel Towards Ashdod

June 29, 2015 12:04 AM

Israel - Israel's navy intercepted a Swedish vessel attempting to breach a naval blockade of Gaza early Monday and was redirecting it to an Israeli... Read More »

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Plainville, MA - Plane Crashes Into Home, Killing 3 Aboard; Residents Escape

June 28, 2015 11:51 PM

Plainville, MA - A small plane crashed into a house Sunday evening, killing three people on board, police said, but residents managed to flee as fire... Read More »

Washington - New Questions About Why More Women Than Men Have Alzheimer's

June 28, 2015 11:23 PM

Washington - Nearly two-thirds of Americans with Alzheimer's disease are women, and now some scientists are questioning the long-held assumption that... Read More »

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