US Average on 30-Year Mortgage Rises to 4.29 Percent

Average U.S. mortgage rates rose modestly this week, a move that makes home-buying a bit less affordable. Still, rates remain near historically low levels. Mortgage...

VIDEO & TEXT: President Obama’s Remarks On Syria

Text of President Barack Obama's remarks Friday on Syria: Well, obviously, I'm very grateful to have my fellow presidents here, as well as the vice...

NBC/WSJ Poll: Republicans Poised For ‘Enormous’ Gains

Gaining strength as the campaign draws to a close, Republicans are poised for enormous gains in the 2010 mid-term elections, according to new NBC...

Up To 20 Million Americans ‘Overcharged’ By AT&T For Data Usage

AT&T are 'systematically overcharging' up to 20 million Americans who use their iPhone or iPad to access data on the go, an investigation has...

For The Jobless, Little U.S. Help On Foreclosures

The Obama administration’s main program to keep distressed homeowners from falling into foreclosure has been aimed at those who took out subprime loans or...

Three Additional Participants in the ‘Hate Wedding’ Arrested

Two adults and a minor were arrested by police, all having been documented on video participating in the so-called ‘hate wedding’. Police have announced they...

NY State Police Issued 11,198 Tickets During Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend

From November 26 through November 30, 2014, the New York State Police issued 11,198 tickets during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend traffic enforcement. During the campaign,...

Google Says Bing Is Copying Search Results

Google Inc., owner of the world’s most popular search engine, said Microsoft Corp.’s Bing is “copying” its query results. Microsoft denied the accusation and...

Bird Strikes Force 2 Jets To Return To JFK Airport

Authorities say bird strikes forced two planes to return to Kennedy Airport shortly after takeoff over the weekend. A JetBlue flight bound for the Dominican...

U.S. Military Crew In Japan Passes Through Radioactive Cloud

Crew members on board the U.S. aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan passed through a radioactive cloud from stricken nuclear reactors in Japan, the New...

Target Selling Pharmacy, Clinic Businesses To CVS Health

Target is selling its pharmacy and clinic businesses to the drugstore chain CVS Health for about $1.9 billion in a deal that combines the...

Ground-Zero Mosque Planners Consider New Inter-Faith Project

A Muslim couple who had a role in founding a controversial Islamic community center and mosque near the World Trade Center, but were effectively...

Foreclosure Deal Has 40 States, But Others Balk

More than 40 states have signed on to a draft settlement with the nation's largest banks aimed at helping homeowners struggling with loans bigger...

Obama Seeks End To Perpetual U.S. ‘War On Terror’

Twelve years after the "war on terror" began, President Barack Obama wants to pull the United States back from some of the most controversial...

President Peres & 9,000 High School Students Broke a Guinness Record

President Shimon Peres on Thursday morning 6 Adar I 5774, delivered an online civics class to over 9,000 high school students across Israel and...

A Respite For Medicare; Social Security No Worse

Medicare's long-term health is starting to look a little better, the government said Friday, but both Social Security and Medicare are still wobbling toward...

Napolitano: U.S. Spending Cuts Already Cause Long Lines At Airports

Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano on Monday cautioned airline passengers to get to the airport extra early because U.S. spending cuts have already...

President Rivlin Addresses Opening Ceremony For Memorial Day

President Reuven Rivlin on Tuesday evening addressed the opening ceremony of Yom HaZikaron, Israel’s Remembrance Day for the Fallen Soldiers and Victims of Terrorism,...

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