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New York – Ahead Of Debate, Trump Endorsed By Some Bush Alumni

September 25, 2016 at 11:30 PM
New York - Dozens of former appointees of the administration of former President George W. Bush announced their support for Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Sunday in a bid for party unity ahead of Trump's first debate with Democrat Hillary Clinton. The Bush family and many connected to it remain cool to Trump. Former President George H.W. Bush reportedly plans to vote for...

New York – Clinton Says Israel’s Security Vital To The US

September 25, 2016 at 11:00 PM
New York - Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton says a "strong and secure Israel" is vital to the United States. Her comment came after Clinton met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in New York City on Sunday evening. Reporters were barred from covering the meeting. Clinton's campaign said in a statement released afterward that she "reaffirmed her unwavering commitment"...

Oak Harbor, WA – Suspect In Washington Mall Shooting Is A Turkish Immigrant; Authorities Search For Clues

September 25, 2016 at 10:30 PM
Oak Harbor, WA - Investigators on Sunday tried to piece together information on the 20-year-old suspect in the deadly Washington state mall shootings who was apprehended after a nearly 24-hour manhunt. Washington State Patrol Sgt. Mark Francis said Sunday morning that authorities were searching an apartment tied to Arcan Cetin and searching his vehicle. Francis said authorities don't yet know...

Washington – Road To Debate: Trump Built Image As He Built Business

September 25, 2016 at 10:08 PM
Washington - Donald Trump once claimed to be publicity shy. No joke. It's right there in The New York Times of Nov. 1, 1976. In the same article, the 30-year-old real estate developer talks up his millions, showcases his penthouse apartment and Cadillac, and allows a reporter to tag along as he visits job sites and lunches at the "21" club before hopping an evening flight to California for...

Givat Zeev, West Bank – Jewish Settlement Soccer Clubs Bring Politics To The Pitch

September 25, 2016 at 09:30 PM
Givat Zeev, West Bank - The Beitar Shabi Givat Zeev players huddled around for a training session, lobbing soccer balls as an autumn evening breeze swept through the surrounding rocky hills. It was a routine scene played out on soccer fields around the world, but if Palestinian authorities have their way, the team could soon find itself permanently sidelined. Givat Zeev and other clubs based...

Beijing – China Begins Operating World’s Largest Radio Telescope

September 25, 2016 at 09:00 PM
Beijing - The world's largest radio telescope began searching for signals from stars and galaxies and, perhaps, extraterrestrial life Sunday in a project demonstrating China's rising ambitions in space and its pursuit of international scientific prestige. Beijing has poured billions into such ambitious scientific projects as well as its military-backed space program, which saw the launch of...

New York – Clinton To Press Trump To Spell Out Policy Plans In Presidential Debate

September 25, 2016 at 08:00 PM
New York - Democrat Hillary Clinton will press Republican Donald Trump to provide more specifics on his policies in their presidential debate on Monday, two top Clinton campaign aides said ahead of a face-off that could set U.S. television audience records. On the eve of the debate at Hofstra University in suburban New York, aides to Clinton have sought to cast Trump, a New York businessman...

New York – Senator: Wireless Emergency Alerts Must Include Photos

September 25, 2016 at 07:02 PM
New York - As police and federal agents hunted for the man suspected of setting off bombs in New York and New Jersey, millions of people received an alert on their cellphones asking for help finding the bombing suspect. But a phrase in the short message, "See media for pic," has put a spotlight on the limitations of the nation's emergency alert system. The alerts, including the one sent last...

Oratorio, Guatemala – Jewish Community In Guatemala Resettles, Claiming Harassment

September 25, 2016 at 06:00 PM
Oratorio, Guatemala - A community of Orthodox Jews living outside Guatemala's capital moved out Sunday, claiming persecution because of their faith. The 500-strong group hails from the United States, Israel, Canada, several European countries, Mexico and El Salvador. The spokesman of the Lev Tahor community, the US rabbi Uriel Goldman, said his people are moving to a village in eastern...

New York – Trump Tells Netanyahu He Would Recognize Jerusalem As Israel’s Capital

September 25, 2016 at 05:00 PM
New York - Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Sunday told Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that if elected, the United States would recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, the campaign said, marking a potential dramatic shift in U.S. policy on the issue. During the meeting that lasted more than an hour at Trump Tower in New York, Trump told Netanyahu that under his...

New York – Jane Pauley Replacing Charles Osgood At ‘Sunday Morning’

September 25, 2016 at 04:29 PM
New York - Jane Pauley is becoming a morning television host again — this time at a much more relaxed pace. CBS said Sunday she will replace Charles Osgood as anchor of the "Sunday Morning" telecast. The bow-tied Osgood told viewers at the end of his last telecast after 22 years that Pauley would replace him. She's been a contributor to the show since 2014. Pauley will be only the third...

Cincinnati – Just Say No To Narcan? Heroin Rescue Efforts Draw Backlash

September 25, 2016 at 04:00 PM
Cincinnati - First responders in U.S. communities reeling from waves of heroin overdoses say some people tell them they should just say no to using so many resources on drug abusers. Authorities say people have expressed frustration about rescuing addicts who often immediately resume using the potentially deadly drug. There are also concerns voiced about the wide-ranging social and government...

Washington – Pentagon Chief Is Expert On Nukes But Says Little About Them

September 25, 2016 at 02:46 PM
Washington - As defense secretary to a president who famously envisioned "a world without nuclear weapons," Ash Carter has said remarkably little about them. He has been quiet on a range of nuclear issues, including the Pentagon's $8 billion effort to correct an array of morale, training, discipline and resource problems in the Air Force nuclear missile corps, revealed by The Associated Press...

Washington – Trump, Netanyahu Discuss Islamic State, Iran, Palestinians In Meeting

September 25, 2016 at 02:05 PM
Washington - Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday discussed the Iran nuclear deal, the battle against Islamic State, Israel's security fence and other regional concerns. After an hourlong meeting at Trump Tower in New York, Trump's campaign issued a statement saying the candidate described U.S. military assistance to Israel as...

Jerusalem – Gov. Hogan: Maryland, Jerusalem Universities Sign MOU

September 25, 2016 at 01:33 PM
Jerusalem - Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, during a weeklong trade mission to Israel, says the University of Maryland, Baltimore is expanding ties with the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Hogan said the "agreement will further strengthen the successful partnership between these world-class universities and help to advance research in Maryland, particularly in the study of military medicine." He...

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