Nevada Department Of Corrections Denies It’s Ending Kosher Meal Service

The Nevada Department of Corrections is denying allegations in a lawsuit that it intends to discontinue service of kosher meals to inmates. Attorneys for prisoner...

Harlem Block First in NYC to Go Smoke-Free

One East Harlem block is the first in the city to go smoke-free outdoors, and residents are hoping it may inspire others. Besides beaches, pedestrian...

Poll: Weiner Constituents Want Him to Stay

Even as colleagues and commentators continue to call on Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) to resign, a majority of voters in his district want him...

China: USA Already Defaulting On Massive Debt

A Chinese ratings house has accused the United States of defaulting on its massive debt, state media said Friday, a day after Beijing urged...

Ash Cloud Disrupts South American Air Routes

Volcanic ash from an eruption in southern Chile increased flight cancellations across the region and prompted organizers of a summit of economy ministers and...

Turkey Calls Events In Syria ‘Savagery’

Turkey's prime minister has described Syria's crackdown on protesters as "savagery" and accused the country's president of taking the situation "too lightly." Recep Tayyip Erdogan...

Chicago Man Acquitted In Mumbai plot

Jurors found Chicago businessman Tahawwur Hussain Rana guilty on two counts of aiding a terrorist organization, but acquitted him on a charge connecting him...

Nearly A Quarter Of U.S. Flights Late In April

Nearly a quarter of domestic airline flights arrived late to the gate in April as severe thunderstorms shut down major hubs, federal data released...

Catskill ER Expanding In Size

Harris, NY - At Catskill Regional Medical Center's Emergency Department, some patients share rooms, with only a curtain between them. Others are treated on...

Gingrich Campaign Suffers Mass Resignations From Top Staffers

Newt Gingrich’s presidential campaign suffered what could be a fatal blow Thursday when at least a half a dozen senior aides resigned. The former House...

Tri-State Heat Waves Goodbye, Spring Returns

New York City’s early heat wave will end with a bang Thursday night as thunderstorms pass through the area, bringing with them the chance...

Feds Build Evidence Against Brooklyn Man They Say Sought Jihadist Training

Federal prosecutors say they've returned from an overseas fact-finding trip carrying new evidence against a Brooklyn man charged with trying to join a mujaheddin...

NYC: Your Park May Be Getting Free Wi-Fi

Twenty more city parks will soon feature free wireless Internet access as part of a five-year contract with AT&T announced Thursday. Mayor Michael Bloomberg unveiled...

Five People Shot On Brighton Beach Boardwalk

Two men opened fire on the jam-packed boardwalk in Brighton Beach, Brooklyn, Thursday evening and wounded five people -- one fatally, the NYPD said. The...

Hillary Clinton Interested In Becoming Head Of World Bank?

Mrs Clinton, the former First Lady, Senator for New York and rival to Mr Obama in the 2008 Democratic primary race, is said to...

Teaneck: 13 Treated For CO Exposure From Stove Left Over Shavuos

Teaneck, NJ - Thirteen people were taken to area hospitals Thursday morning with symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning after a gas oven was left...

Reid Throws Weiner To The Dogs

Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid says he cannot defend embattled New York Rep. Anthony Weiner, on lying about his misdeeds. Reid told reporters on Tuesday...

Sefer Torah Of Divrei Chaim To Be Brought To Satmar Bais Medrash On Shavuos

Williamsburg - In a historic event, a Sefer Torah written in the 1800’s, owned by a the Divrei Chaim, and passed down to his...