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Nairobi, Kenya - World's Last Male Northern White Rhino, Sudan, Dies Today 03:00 PM Nairobi, Kenya - The world's last male northern white rhino, Sudan, has died after "age-related complications," researchers announced Tuesday, saying he "stole the heart of many with his dignity and strength." A statement from the Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya said the 45-year-old rhino was...

New York - Twitter Shares Tumble On Israel Warning Today 02:38 PM New York - Twitter shares were hammered on Tuesday at midday following reports that Israel was weighing action against the company, adding to the growing woes of social media stocks. Near 1800 GMT, Twitter shares were down 12.0 per cent at US$30.79 following comments by Israeli Justice Minister...


New York - United Airlines Pauses Cargo-hold Pet Transport After Missteps

Today 02:30 PM

New York - United Airlines is halting the shipment of pets in airplane cargo holds while it studies improvements, the carrier said on Tuesday, after...Read More »

Chicago - Orbitz Says Legacy Travel Site Likely Hacked, Affecting 880K

Today 01:55 PM

Chicago - Orbitz says one of its older websites may have been hacked, potentially exposing the personal information of people who made purchases...Read More »

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Jerusalem - Israeli Firm Orbotech Purchased For $3.4 Billion

Today 01:24 PM

Jerusalem - A California-based company is acquiring the tech firm Orbotech for $3.4 billion in what is reported to be one of the largest buyouts of...Read More »

Washington - President Trump Says Saudi Arabia Is A Great Friend To US

Today 01:15 PM

Washington - Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman says that the United States and Saudi Arabia can tackle "a lot of things" together in...Read More »

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New York - Texas Bomber's Change In Tactics Could Hint At Future Plans

Today 01:00 PM

New York - The bombs were left on porches, then by the side of the road, then at a FedEx facility. The victims were black, then Hispanic, then white...Read More »

Brussels - Donors Raise $560 Million For Gaza Water Treatment Plant

Today 12:30 PM

Brussels - The European Union says international donors have raised 456 million euros ($560 million) to build a desalination plant in the Gaza Strip...Read More »

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Jerusalem - Israeli Chief Rabbi Likens Black Child Born To White Parents To A Monkey

Today 12:12 PM

Jerusalem - Israel’s Sephardic chief rabbi, Yitzhak Yosef, likened a black child born to white parents to a “monkey” in explaining a point of...Read More »

West Bank - Father: Jailed Palestinian Teen Protester In Good Spirits

Today 11:57 AM

West Bank - The father of Palestinian teenage protest leader Ahed Tamimi on Tuesday said he has visited his daughter and wife in an Israeli prison...Read More »

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San Francisco - Privacy Issues Emerge As Major Business Risk For Facebook

Today 11:32 AM

San Francisco - Facebook faces substantial business risks from new European Union privacy rules set to take effect in May, a looming reality that...Read More »

Tel Aviv - Report: Elon Musk In Talks With Israeli AI Vision Firm Cortica

Today 11:01 AM

Tel Aviv - Silicon Valley billionaire Elon Musk was in Israel to discuss a collaboration between electric car company Tesla Inc and Tel Aviv-based...Read More »

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Moscow - Expelled Russian Diplomats Head Home From Britain After Spy Attack

Today 10:41 AM

Moscow - Nearly two dozen Russian diplomats headed home Tuesday after Britain's prime minister ordered them to leave because of a nerve agent attack...Read More »

Tokyo - Japan Cult Members Could Be Hanged Any Day For Subway Attack

Today 10:22 AM

Tokyo - Thirteen Japanese cult members may be sent to the gallows any day now for a deadly 1995 gas attack on the Tokyo subway system and other...Read More »

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New York - NYC And Its Suburbs Could Get Over A Foot Of Snow

Today 09:58 AM

New York - The first days of spring in parts of the Northeast will look a lot like the last weeks of winter. The National Weather Service says a...Read More »

Last updated: Today 11:50 AM Great Mills, MD - Gunman Wounds Two Students, Shot Dead By Security, At Maryland High School

Today 09:45 AM

Great Mills, MD - A student shot and critically wounded two fellow students at a Maryland high school before exchanging gunfire with a campus...Read More »

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Jerusalem - No Time Like The Present For Russian Jews, Moscow Chief Rabbi Says

Today 09:30 AM

Jerusalem - In a one-on-one session during a snap visit to Jerusalem, Lazar said that whereas approximately 80 percent of Soviet Jews intermarried...Read More »

Parkland, FL - Parkland Shooting Suspect's Brother Arrested For Trespassing At Douglas High School

Today 09:11 AM

Parkland, Fl - The brother of the 19-year-old who confessed to gunning down 17 people at a Florida high school spent the night in jail after he was...Read More »

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Moscow - Soviet-era Scientist Says He Helped Create Poison In UK Spy Attack Row

Today 08:42 AM

Moscow - A Cold War-era scientist acknowledged on Tuesday he had helped create the nerve agent that Britain says was used to poison an ex-spy and his...Read More »

New York - MTA Worker Dies In Fall While Cleaning Subway Tracks

Today 08:14 AM

New York - Authorities say a New York City transit worker has died in a fall in Manhattan. WABC says the Metropolitan Transportation Authority...Read More »

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Austin - Fifth Package Bomb Goes Off In Texas, Injures One At FedEx Site

Today 07:50 AM

Austin - A homemade bomb blew up at a FedEx Corp distribution center early on Tuesday injuring one person, officials said, the fifth explosion in the...Read More »

New York - In New Year's Greeting To Iranians, Trump Slams Tehran Government

Today 07:30 AM

New York - U.S. President Donald Trump sent greetings on Monday to Iranians celebrating the New Year's holiday known as Nowruz, but used the message...Read More »

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Washington - Jason Greenblatt: Abbas Must Choose Between ‘hateful Rhetoric’ And Peace

Yesterday 11:55 PM

Washington - The top Trump administration Middle East peace negotiator said Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas must choose between...Read More »

New York - NYC Mayor Says Kushner Cos. May Have A Problem

Yesterday 11:30 PM

New York - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says the Kushner Cos. may have a "problem on their hands" if it proves true it lied to the city about...Read More »

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New York - Want To Avoid The Flu While Flying? Try A Window Seat

Yesterday 11:01 PM

New York - Worried about catching a cold or the flu on an airplane? Get a window seat, and don't leave it until the flight is over. That's what...Read More »

New York - NTSB Urges Ban On Copter Flights With Unsafe Harness Systems

Yesterday 10:30 PM

New York - A deadly helicopter crash into a river prompted the National Transportation Safety Board on Monday to call on federal regulators to...Read More »

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Austin, TX - Texas Bomb Probe May Turn On Trace Of Lint Or Random Video Clip

Yesterday 10:00 PM

Austin, TX - In the hunt for whoever is responsible for four bombings in Texas, investigators hope to crack the case by finding a sliver of forensic...Read More »

Jerusalem - Billionaire Elon Musk Lights Up Social Media With Visit To Jerusalem Bar

Yesterday 09:30 PM

Jeruslaem - Founder of SpaceX and Tesla, Elon Musk, was spotted in Jerusalem this week, launching his millions of Twitter and Instagram fans into an...Read More »

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Berlin - A Palestinian-born Legislator Dreams Of Rebuilding A Synagogue In Berlin

Yesterday 09:08 PM

Berlin - Raed Saleh, a Palestinian born in the West Bank, wants to rebuild a synagogue in the German capital. Now the dream of this Berlin politician...Read More »

San Francisco - Robots Break New Ground In Construction Industry

Yesterday 08:28 PM

San Francisco - As a teenager working for his dad's construction business, Noah Ready-Campbell dreamed that robots could take over the dirty, tedious...Read More »

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New York - How Facebook Likes Could Profile Voters For Manipulation

Yesterday 08:00 PM

New York - Facebook likes can tell a lot about a person. Maybe even enough to fuel a voter-manipulation effort like the one a Trump-affiliated...Read More »

Detroit - With Security Measures, Urban Schools Avoid Mass Shootings

Yesterday 07:00 PM

Detroit - Alondra Alvarez lives about five minutes from her high school on Detroit's southwest side but she drives there instead of walking because...Read More »

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New York - Facebook Drags Technology Companies Down As Stocks Slide

Yesterday 06:30 PM

New York - Facebook plunged to its worst loss in four years Monday and led a rout in technology companies. The social media company's stock fell...Read More »

New York - Newly Enacted NYC Law Broadcasting Identifying Info On Hit And Run Drivers May Be Expanded Statewide

Yesterday 06:00 PM

New York - A recently enacted law that releases identifying information to the public about drivers involved in serious hit and run accidents in New...Read More »

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