Facebook Sued For $1 Billion Over ‘3rd Intifada’ Page

Facebook and co-founder Mark Zuckerberg are being sued for more than $1 billion over a controversial page on the social networking site that called...

Southwest Grounds 79 Planes After Hole Prompts Emergency Landing

Southwest Airlines announced Saturday that it is grounding 79 planes for inspection after a 3- to 4-foot hole tore open in the fuselage of...

Activists Call For Indian Point Nuclear Complex’s Closure

The ongoing disaster in Japan has renewed efforts by activists to shut down the Indian Point Nuclear Complex. Roughly 20 activists gathered at Union Square...

Death Penalty Debate Is Revived In N.J.

To state Sen. Robert W. Singer, it's a way of ensuring justice for families of slain children, police officers and victims of mass murder. To...

Brooklyn Teacher Arrested On Terrorism Charges

A high school teacher from Brooklyn is under arrest on terrorism charges, police announced Friday. School safety officers arrested Sabrina Milo, 34, at Fort Hamilton...

Census: People Living In Lower Manhattan Doubled In Past 10 Years

The latest Census figures revealed that Lower Manhattan is growing rapidly and shows no signs of slowing down. The number of people living downtown has...

NYSP Taking Threats Against Silver, Skelos Seriously

Lawmakers and others at the state Capitol were targeted Friday with threatening emails. “We’re treating it seriously, but there is no evidence of any credible...

Satmar: Governor’s Visit to Rebbe Secured Tuition Assistance Program for Yeshivas

After several years of intensive efforts led by the leaders of the leading Satmar Yeshiva's in Kiryas Joel and Brooklyn, needy rabbinical college students...

At Least 12 Killed During Koran-Burning Protest at UN Office in Afghanistan

Kabul, Afghanistan - Demonstrators incensed at the burning of a Koran by a Florida pastor opened fire on a United Nations office Friday in...

New York Shoppers Enjoy New Tax Holiday

The price tags haven’t changed, but customers in New York began paying less at the cash register Friday. New York State rolled back its 4...

O’Hare-Bound Flight Diverted to Ohio After Four Passengers Faint

Four passengers apparently fainted on an American Airlines flight headed to Chicago from Washington D.C. because of a possible issue with cabin pressure. An American...

Bloomberg: Cuts Coming To NYPD Ranks

Mayor Michael Bloomberg says that tough economic times mean the city will have to reduce the size of its police force. The mayor said in...

TSA Chief Defends Body Scanners

Transportation Security Administrator John Pistole defended controversial full-body scanning techniques that have endured withering criticism from Republican leaders in Congress. Speaking at a Department of...

NY Judge OKs Jurisdiction For PLO Bombings Lawsuit

A New York judge has concluded that he has jurisdiction to preside over litigation resulting from a lawsuit filed against the Palestine Liberation Organization...

New York Electric Bills To Soar 12 Percent

Starting May 28, households in the five boroughs will be socked with rate increases of up to 12 percent to run appliances -- after...

London Police: Thief Targeting Shuls Has ‘Intimate Knowledge’ Of Jewish Community

Police are building a profile of a criminal with “intimate knowledge” of the Jewish community after more than £110,000 worth of religious items was...

Unemployment Rate Falls To Two Year Low

The unemployment rate fell to a two-year low of 8.8 percent in March and companies added workers at the fastest two-month pace since before...

Israeli President To Visit White House Next Week

As several of Israel's neighbors deal with tumult in the streets, Israeli President Shimon Peres will visit President Barack Obama for the first time...

US: Traffic Deaths At 61-Year Low

It may not seem that way when some knucklehead speeds past you on the right, but driving is getting much, much safer: last year...

VIDEO: Even NYPD Call Chaveirim For A Boost!

The NYPD held some type of drill on Wednesday evening, on 8th Avenue and 49th Street, in Boro Park. Dozens of of NYPD vehicles participated...

Three New Firefighting Aircraft Arrive In Israel

Three firefighting aircraft landed at the Sde Dov Air Force base on Thursday (Mar. 31), to become part of the IAF's new firefighting unit....

Bronx Is The Least Healthy County In New York State

Out of all 62 counties in the Empire State, New York City is home to the one ranked the least healthy by a new...

Study: Automatic Faucets Germier Than Manual Ones

Washing your hands in an automatic faucet seems so much cleaner than have to touch a handle on the old-fashioned model. But guess again. A...

El Al Could Lease Sun D’Or Shabbos Flights

The following is from Globes: In a last-ditch effort to prevent the grounding of its charter subsidiary Sun D'Or International Airlines Ltd. on Saturdays, El...

Deadly Escaped Cobra Captured By Bronx Zoo Officials

The deadly cobra that escaped the Bronx Zoo on Saturday is back in custody, a source said Thursday. The highly venomous 20-inch-long snake apparently escaped...

The Mystery Behind Gadhafi’s Birth: Some Say He’s Jewish

The mystery continues in newspapers around the world, with the latest by AOL News: What if the biggest mystery surrounding Col. Moammar Gadhafi had nothing...

Fukushima 50: We Are Ready to Die

Workers at the disaster-stricken Fukushima nuclear plant in Japan say they expect to die from radiation sickness as a result of their efforts to...

Former NYPD Commissioner Bernard Kerik’s 4-Year Prison Sentence Upheld

An appeals court this morning upheld crooked ex-Police Commissioner Bernard Kerik's extra-harsh sentence for lying to the White House and cheating on his taxes. The...

IRS Aggressively Going After Taxpayers Who Failed To File ‘Gift Tax Returns’ For Real...

The shoe is about to fall (if it hasn't already fallen) on taxpayers who transfer real estate to family members for little or no...

Mayor of Itamar Shares Personal Testimony of Fogel Family Tragedy at Yeshiva University Event

Speaking to a crowd of hundreds in Yeshiva University’s Lamport Auditorium, the mayor of Itamar, Rabbi Moshe Goldsmith, described the impact of five brutal...

Let’s Talk Business: The Wonderful World of Smarketing!

Communication. It's the cornerstone of any good relationship. And marketing is the way you communicate with your customers. The ads you create, the brochures you...

New OHEL Video Colorizes The World Of Mental Health Professionals

Many people still view psychologists, social workers and psychiatrists through a grey or colorless prism. To some, such professionals are often misunderstood as being individuals...

London: Kosher Meat Labelling A 21st Century ‘Yellow Star’

A new proposal to label kosher meat is set to be debated by MEPs in April, just months after another labelling proposal was struck...

Seven Claim $319,000,0​00 Mega Millions Prize

New York Lottery Director Gordon Medenica today teamed up with the Lottery's Yolanda Vega to award a Mega Millions jackpot prize of $319,000,000 to...

Obama In 2002: Toppling Brutal Dictator A ‘Dumb War’

President Barack Obama, as an Illinois state senator in 2002, said that using military force to topple a murderous dictator amounted to a “dumb...

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