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Vandenberg Air Force Base, CA - New US Weather Satellite Launched From California Yesterday 11:00 PM Vandenberg Air Force Base, CA - An advanced U.S. weather satellite designed to improve the accuracy of extended forecasts has been launched into polar orbit from California. The Joint Polar Satellite System-1 lifted off from Vandenberg Air Force Base at 1:47 a.m. PST Saturday atop a United...

Gaza Strip - Gaza Border Opens Under PA Control For First Time In A Decade Yesterday 10:30 PM Gaza Strip - Gaza's border crossing into Egypt ran Saturday under the Palestinian Authority's control for the first time in a decade, in a step forward for the Western-backed leadership's resuming of its functions in the Gaza Strip. Egypt opened the Rafah crossing point for three days on a...


Washington - Trump Tower Meeting In 2016 Draws More Scrutiny

Yesterday 10:00 PM

Washington - Earlier this year, a Russian-American lobbyist and another businessman discussed over coffee in Moscow an extraordinary meeting they had...Read More »

Washington - US General Says Nuclear Launch Order Can Be Refused

Yesterday 09:37 PM

Washington -  The top officer at U.S. Strategic Command said Saturday an order from President Donald Trump or any of his successors to launch...Read More »

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New York - Honda Recalls 900,000 Odyssey Minivans; 2nd Row Seat May Tip

Yesterday 09:00 PM

New York - Honda is recalling about 900,000 of its Odyssey minivans because the second-row seats may tip forward if not properly latched. The...Read More »

Buenos Aires - Argentina Steps Up Search For Missing Submarine With 44 Crew

Yesterday 08:00 PM

Buenos Aires - Argentina's Navy said Saturday it was ramping up the search for a submarine that hadn't been heard from in three days, and at least...Read More »

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Manhattan, NY - 9 Injured In Large Fire Atop 6-story Apartment Building

Yesterday 07:30 PM

Manhattan, NY - A large fire on the top floors of a six-story New York City apartment building has resulted in nine minor injuries. The fire...Read More »

Jerusalem - Israel Fires 'warning Shot' After Syrian Border Construction

Yesterday 07:00 PM

Jerusalem - The Israeli military says it has fired a tank shell into Syria as a "warning shot" after the Syrian military conducted construction along...Read More »

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Washington - Palestinians Vow To Suspend Talks If US Closes PLO Mission

Yesterday 06:00 PM

Washington - The Palestinians threatened on Saturday to suspend all communication with the United States if the Trump administration follows through...Read More »

Miami, FL - Florida Confirms Second Local Zika Virus Infection For 2017

November 17, 2017 03:56 PM

Miami, FL - Health officials are reporting Florida's second case this year of the Zika virus transmitted by a local mosquito. Florida's Department...Read More »

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Washington - State Department Battles Criticism Of Tillerson's Management

November 17, 2017 03:30 PM

Washington - The State Department is hitting back at the growing bipartisan criticism of Rex Tillerson's leadership and accusations he is presiding...Read More »

New York - Clinton Jokes She's Resigning From The 'Fox News Presidency'

November 17, 2017 02:30 PM

New York - Hillary Clinton is mocking Fox News for "always talking" about her as if she'd won the presidency. The 2016 Democratic presidential...Read More »

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Buenos Aires - Argentine Navy Loses Contact With Submarine

November 17, 2017 02:02 PM

Buenos Aires - Argentina's navy said Friday it has lost contact with a submarine off the country's southern coast, but doesn't consider it...Read More »

Geneva - North Korea Rules Out Negotiations On Nuclear Weapons

November 17, 2017 01:28 PM

Geneva - North Korea on Friday ruled out negotiations with Washington as long as joint U.S-South Korea military exercises continue, and said that...Read More »

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New York - NY Governor: Bridge-naming Backlash Is 'Personally Hurtful'

November 17, 2017 01:00 PM

New York - New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says a petition to take his late father's name off a new bridge is "personally hurtful." The state...Read More »

Washington - Despite Trump's Objections, Congress Passes Israeli Missile Defense Aid Using Wartime Funds

November 17, 2017 12:30 PM

Washington - Congress appears to have bucked the Trump administration this week by passing hundreds of millions of dollars in missile defense aid for...Read More »

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Washington - 10,744 More Kennedy Assassination Records Released

November 17, 2017 11:58 AM

Washington - The National Archives on Friday released 10,744 FBI records — some that have never been previously disclosed — related to the...Read More »

Detroit - Tesla Wants To Electrify Big Trucks, Adding To Its Ambitions

November 17, 2017 11:24 AM

Detroit - After more than a decade of making cars and SUVs — and, more recently, solar panels — Tesla Inc. wants to electrify a new type of...Read More »

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Jerusalem - New Israeli Draft Laws Seen Protecting PM Under Criminal Probe

November 17, 2017 11:00 AM

Jerusalem - Two of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's closest allies have initiated legislation in what opponents say is a rearguard action to try...Read More »

Berlin - Germany To Press Kuwait After Israeli Barred From Flight

November 17, 2017 10:30 AM

Berlin - Germany's foreign ministry says it will press Kuwait about a law that prevented its national airline from transporting an Israeli citizen on...Read More »

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Israel - Jerusalem Cemetery Goes Deep Underground With Tunnel Burials

November 17, 2017 10:00 AM

Israel - A beehive-like structure built deep underground in Jerusalem is providing an innovative solution for the holy city's chronic shortage of...Read More »

Mullica Township, NJ - Woman Rescued After Falling 10 Feet Into Home Septic Tank

November 17, 2017 09:36 AM

Mullica Township, NJ - A New Jersey woman has been rescued after falling into an empty septic tank behind her home. Police tell the Press of...Read More »

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Pyongyang - Injured Defector's Parasites And Diet Hint At Hard Life In North Korea

November 17, 2017 09:08 AM

Pyongyang - Parasitic worms found in a North Korean soldier, critically injured during a desperate defection, highlight nutrition and hygiene...Read More »

Charlottesville, VA - White Nationalists Loses Twitter Verification

November 17, 2017 08:41 AM

Charlottesville, VA  - The organizer of the violent white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, has lost his verified status on Twitter...Read More »

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West Chester, PA - 20 Injured In Massive Fire At Pennsylvania Senior Living Community

November 17, 2017 08:30 AM

West Chester, PA - A massive fire at a senior living community in Pennsylvania injured at least 20 people and forced dozens more, many of whom were...Read More »

Jerusalem - Litzman Threatens To Quit Over Sabbath Rail Works

November 17, 2017 08:00 AM

Jerusalem - Health Minister Yaakov Litzman warned Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Friday that if railway infrastructure work is carried out this...Read More »

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Jerusalem - Morning Terror Attack In West Bank Leaves Two Wounded

November 17, 2017 07:32 AM

Jerusalem - Two Israelis were wounded in two incidents in the Gush Etzion region of the West Bank on Friday morning. A Palestinian terrorist ran...Read More »

Washington - Democrat Gillibrand: Bill Clinton Should've Resigned Over Sex Affair

November 16, 2017 11:59 PM

Washington - U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (KEER'-sten JIHL'-uh-brand) says former Democratic President Bill Clinton should have resigned over his...Read More »

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Washington - US Airlines Sharply Cut Involuntary Passenger Bumping

November 16, 2017 11:34 PM

Washington - Major U.S. airlines are bumping far fewer passengers from overbooked flights after a high-profile incident in April prompted the...Read More »

Washington - Images Suggest North Korea 'aggressive' Work On Ballistic Missile Submarine: Institute

November 16, 2017 11:00 PM

Washington - Satellite images taken this month of a North Korean naval shipyard indicate Pyongyang is pursuing an "aggressive schedule" to build its...Read More »

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Washington - White House: No, Trump Isn't Jet-lagged But Full Of Energy

November 16, 2017 10:30 PM

Washington - White House officials are pushing back on concerns that President Donald Trump appeared exhausted from his 12-day Asia trip when he...Read More »

Rockland County, NY - Playing The Race Card, Lawsuit Says East Ramapo’s School Board Election System Favors “White Majority”

November 16, 2017 10:00 PM

Rockland County, NY - After years of finding itself the subject of criticism amidst accusations that its board unfairly favors private school...Read More »

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Ottawa - Canada Lights Up Winter Postal Delivery With Hanukkah Stamp

November 16, 2017 09:28 PM

Ottawa - Alongside the usual candles, donuts and dreidels that traditionally mark the holiday of Hanukkah, Canada Post is adding a stamp recognizing...Read More »

Jerusalem - Ethiopian-Israelis Celebrate Tradition, Identity At Annual Sigd Festival

November 16, 2017 09:00 PM

Jerusalem - As a small child in a village near Gondar, Ethiopia, the days leading up to Sigd were some of the best days of the year for Moshe...Read More »

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