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Washington - Beef Pollutes Environment More Than Pork, Poultry, Study Says

July 21, 2014 09:01 PM

Washington - Raising beef for the American dinner table does far more damage to the environment than producing pork, poultry, eggs or dairy, a new... Read More »

New York, NY - Protesters: Fire NYPD Commissioner Bratton

July 21, 2014 08:33 PM

New York, NY - A group of demonstrators is calling for the resignation of New York City Police Commissioner William Bratton. The group, known as... Read More »

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Beverly Hills, CA - Israel Violence Moves Production Of FX's 'Tyrant' To Turkey

July 21, 2014 08:07 PM

Beverly Hills, CA - Production of FX's series "Tyrant" recently relocated from Tel Aviv to Istanbul, showrunner Howard Gordon told a TV Critics'... Read More »

New York - No Jail, For Now, In NYC Dead Sea Scrolls Case

July 21, 2014 07:57 PM

New York - A New York City man convicted of criminally impersonating his father's academic rivals in a dispute over the Dead Sea Scrolls will stay out of jail for the time being. Raphael (RAY'-fee-ehl) Golb was scheduled to start his two-month term Tuesday. He was... Read More »

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New York - Oren: Hamas Media Strategy Relies On Deaths Of Civilians

July 21, 2014 07:31 PM

New York - In a OpEd posted by CNN former Israeli Ambassador to the United States Michael Oren says Hamas mounts a sophisticated media and military... Read More »

Houston - Slain Americans In Gaza Among Long Line From U.S. To Fight For Israel

July 21, 2014 07:25 PM

Houston - Three days before he was killed fighting for Israel in Gaza, American Nissim Sean Carmeli sprained his ankle, and a doctor asked the Texan... Read More »

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Washington - Hillary Clinton: US, Europe Should Get Tough On Russia

July 21, 2014 06:54 PM

Washington - Hillary Rodham Clinton says the U.S. and Europe should work together to develop tougher sanctions on Russia and says she backs President... Read More »

Israel - Man Shot In West Bank At Rechalim Junction In Serious Condition

July 21, 2014 06:54 PM

Israel - A man was shot while standing at a road junction in the West Bank early Tuesday morning by a gunman in a passing vehicle, according to a spokesperson for the IDF. Magen David Adom paramedics treated the man who suffered a gun shot to the lower body at the... Read More »

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Ukraine - Rebels Hand Black Boxes From Downed Plane To Malaysia Experts

July 21, 2014 06:40 PM

Ukraine - A senior separatist leader, Aleksander Borodai, handed over black boxes from an airliner downed over eastern Ukraine to Malaysian experts... Read More »

Boston - JetBlue Pilot Among 6 Arrested In Boston Drug Bust

July 21, 2014 06:10 PM

Boston - A JetBlue pilot is among six people arrested in an investigation of drug dealing in Boston. Police say Maitland, Florida, resident John... Read More »

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Jerusalem - U.S. Issues Travel Warning For Israel

July 21, 2014 05:48 PM

Washington - The State Department warned U.S. citizens on Monday against traveling to Israel, the West Bank and Gaza, citing the fighting between... Read More »

Washington - US To Send $47M In Humanitarian Aid To Gaza Strip

July 21, 2014 05:23 PM

Washington - The U.S. is sending $47 million in humanitarian aid to the besieged Gaza Strip to help tens of thousands of Palestinians there who have... Read More »

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Jerusalem - Israeli Mood Turns Dark With Mounting Casualties

July 21, 2014 05:00 PM

Jerusalem - For almost two weeks, Israel practically bristled with confidence and pride: The Iron Dome air defense system was dependably zapping... Read More »

Albany, NY - Poll Shows Voter Suspicion Of NY Legislators

July 21, 2014 04:32 PM

Albany, NY - A Siena College poll of likely New York voters shows 65 percent think most state legislators do what's best for themselves and their... Read More »

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New York - Israel Blocks Subpoena In Terrorism Case Over Florida Teen's Death

July 21, 2014 04:24 PM

New York - Israel persuaded a U.S. judge not to require a key witness to testify in a case where Bank of China Ltd is accused of supporting terrorism... Read More »

New York - Ackman Say He Can Prove Herbalife Is A 'Fraud'

July 21, 2014 03:59 PM

New York - Hedge fund manager Bill Ackman says that he will hold a presentation Tuesday that will prove that nutrition company Herbalife is a... Read More »

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Austin, TX - Texas Governor Perry Deploys Up To 1,000 National Guard Troops To Border

July 21, 2014 03:33 PM

Austin, TX - Texas Governor Rick Perry said on Monday he planned to send 1,000 Texas National Guard troops to the Mexican border to boost security... Read More »

New York - U.N. Security Council Demands Access To Ukraine Plane Crash Site

July 21, 2014 03:28 PM

New York - The United Nations Security Council on Monday condemned the downing of a Malaysian passenger plane in Ukraine with 298 people on board and... Read More »

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Jerusalem - Liberman Calls For Israel To Assassinate Hamas Leader Mashaal

July 21, 2014 02:28 PM

Jerusalem - Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman said in a meeting of close associates that Israel should assassinate Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal... Read More »

Washington - Obama Voices Concern About Casualties In Mideast

July 21, 2014 02:16 PM

Washington - President Barack Obama called Monday for the international community to focus on ending the fighting in the Gaza Strip, as Secretary of... Read More »

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New York - Verizon Launches Rewards Program With Tracking

July 21, 2014 02:13 PM

New York - Verizon Wireless is launching a nationwide loyalty program this week for its 100-million-plus subscribers. There's a twist, though: To earn points for every dollar spent, subscribers must consent to have their movements tracked so the company can help target... Read More »

Nicosia, Cyprus - Protesters Denounce Israel At Embassy In Cyprus

July 21, 2014 02:00 PM

Nicosia, Cyprus - Several hundred pro-Palestinian protesters have demanded a halt to military action in Gaza during a peaceful protest near the... Read More »

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Jerusalem - For Older IDF Soldiers, Patriotism Trumps Age In Operation Protective Edge

July 21, 2014 01:43 PM

Jerusalem - For a growing number of IDF soldiers who have either exceeded the age requirement or found themselves in positions worthy of exemptions... Read More »

Boston - Marathon Suspect's Friend Convicted Of Impeding Probe

July 21, 2014 01:37 PM

Boston - A college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) has been convicted of impeding the... Read More »

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Ankara - Turkey Declares 3-Day Mourning Over Gaza

July 21, 2014 01:11 PM

Ankara - Turkey's government announced a three-day period of national mourning, starting on Tuesday, in a show of solidarity with Palestinians in... Read More »

New York, NY - City Settles Case Of Prisoner Death In Jail For $2.75 Million

July 21, 2014 01:10 PM

New York, NY - NYC has agreed to pay $2.75 million to settle a lawsuit regarding the death of a prisoner at a city jail whose death was ruled a homicide, the New York Times reported on Monday. Ronald Spear, 52, who died in December 2012, had been in a dispute with... Read More »

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Gaza - Israel Says Seven Israeli Soldiers Killed Overnight

July 21, 2014 12:48 PM

Gaza - Seven Israeli soldiers were killed on Monday during clashes with Palestinian militants, the Israeli military said, lifting the army death toll... Read More »

Gaza City - Hamas Leader: Ending Gaza Blockade Is Goal

July 21, 2014 12:15 PM

Gaza City - The top Hamas leader in the Gaza Strip signaled Monday that the Islamic militant group will not agree to an unconditional cease-fire... Read More »

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New York - Court: It's 'Reasonable Use of Force' For Parents To Spank Their Kids

July 21, 2014 11:54 AM

New York - A state appeals court has ruled that a Long Island father used reasonable force when he spanked his 8-year-old son for cursing at an... Read More »

Jerusalem - Israeli Politician On Operation Protective Edge Critics: Thousands Killed Daily In World Conflicts And No One Condemns

July 21, 2014 11:50 AM

Jerusalem - The international community and world media have proven themselves to be "hypocritical" by condemning Operation Protective Edge in the... Read More »

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Washington - U.S. Vice President Biden: Putin Has No Soul

July 21, 2014 11:30 AM

Washington - Vladimir Putin has no soul, U.S. Vice President Joe Biden concluded after meeting with the Russian leader at the Kremlin in 2011... Read More »

Jerusalem - Senior IDF Commander: Terrorists Who Infiltrated From Gaza Wore IDF Uniforms

July 21, 2014 10:58 AM

Jerusalem - This morning's tunnel infiltration by two Hamas squads underlines the threat posed to the South, OC Southern Command, Maj.-Gen. Sami... Read More »

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