LA: Prop. 19 Headed To Defeat

California voters appear to have rejected Prop. 19, an effort to legalize marijuana and allow local governments to tax the sale of the drug. Prop....

Ultra Liberal Dem Senator Russ Feingold Loses

Three-term U.S. Senator Russ Feingold lost his re-election bid in Wisconsin on Tuesday to Republican Ron Johnson, the NBC TV network projected, adding another...

Politico: Republican Victories Begin To Mount

Conservative standard-bearers captured a series of open Senate seats early Tuesday night, recording the Republican Party’s first victories in an election that’s expected to...

US Senate Election Recap 12:24AM EST

REPUBLICANS WIN SENATE SEATS: AL, AR, AZ, FL, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, OH, OK, KY, KS, LA, MO, ND, NH, PA, SC, SD,...

First Major Tea Party Victory: Rand Paul Will Win Ky. Senate Race

Republican candidate Rand Paul will win the Kentucky Senate race to score the first major victory of the night for the Tea Party movement,...

Polls Close in Parts of Indiana & Kentucky; Next Polls Close 7:00PM EST

Kentucky and Indiana are the first polls to close Tuesday on Election Night, followed by four states with competitive races that could provide a...

Councilman Greenfield Furious That New Ballots Discriminate Against Seniors

Brooklyn - Councilman David Greenfield is lashing out at the Board of Elections for creating ballots with small print that are unreadable to many...

Koch & Bloomberg Campaign For Donovan

Former Mayor Ed Koch, who knows a thing or two about running for office in New York, didn’t hesitate to raise his voice while...

CNN: Democrats Sweat As Voting Begins

President Barack Obama made a last-ditch effort to save the Democratic majorities in Congress on Tuesday, as voters seemed poised to deliver landslide victories...

Republicans Give Access, Dems Hunker Down For Election Night

Judging by the ground rules established by the political parties concerning how the Washington press corps covers today's election-related events inside the Beltway, Democrats...

Coalition Provides Last-Minute Primer On New Voting System

A coalition of good-government groups just released tips for the state’s new voting system of paper ballots and scanners, which is in use statewide...

AP: Democratic Control Is On The Line

The Democratic Congress that enacted President Barack Obama's far-reaching health care law and plowed staggering sums into economic relief is at risk Tuesday in...

Where Is Hillary? 9,000 Miles Away From Dem Disaster

Although former President Bill Clinton has held more than 100 election events, his wife is unable to campaign because of her foreign policy role....

WSJ: Rebel Movement Takes Center Stage

For America's political establishment, Scott Brown's victory in the U.S. Senate race in Massachusetts became a warning flare: The tea party was a force...

NYT: Battle For Congress Comes To An End

Even for a nation that is, by now, used to drinking in political news through a fire hose, election night on Tuesday could be...

NY Post: Voters To Show ‘Dem’ No Mercy

Angry voters head to the polls today and are set to throw out Democrats across the country -- a wave of pink slips that...

5Towns Political Action Committee Announces 2010 Endorsements

The following is a press release, and has no connection with YWN whatsoever: The race that has captured most of the attention for us locally...

Petira Of Rebbetzin Freida Malka Perlow Levovitz A”H

YWN regrets to inform you of the petira of Rebbetzin Freida Malka Perlow Levovitz A"H of Lakewood, wife of Rabbi Pesach Levovitz, Rabbi Emeritus...

Lakewood: Construction To Cause Road Closure Rt 9 at Rt 70

Beginning Friday, October 29, 2010 at 6:00 PM through Monday, November 1, 2010 at 6:00 AM the New Jersey Department of Transportation will begin...

Councilman Brad Lander Statement On Oassage Of The Culver El Rezoning

I am pleased to announce that the City Council approved the Culver El Rezoning today.  By combining the strengths of the initial proposal (developed...

Health News: Metabolic Syndrome

It’s been called the “deadly quartet” as well as “insulin resistance syndrome” and it’s responsible for both diabetes and cardiovascular disease.  What is now...

CRC Kashrus Alerts 10/22

By Rabbi Sholem Fishbane Kashrus Administrator of the Chicago Rabbinical Council http://www.crcweb.org/ www.twitter.com/crckosher Effective immediately, River Ranch Fresh Foods, LLC is no longer under Star-K Certification. The company...

Apple iPad Sales Fail To Hit Forecasts

Sales of Apple's iPad have failed to meet the steadily rising expectations for the touchscreen tablet device, letting some of the air out of...

Bank Of America Reports $7.3 Billion Loss

Bank of America reported a net loss of $7.3 billion in the third quarter on Tuesday, citing the recently passed financial reform law for...

UJO & NYLAG To Hold Foreclosure Prevention & Managing Credit Seminar Oct 19

Williamsburg – The United Jewish Organizations of Williamsburg (UJO), as part of its continuing effort to aid homeowners affected by the current economy, will...

Citigroup Posts $2.2 Billion Profit

Citigroup posted second-quarter earnings of $2.2 billion Monday, marking its third straight quarterly profit and beating Wall Street expectations, as the bank continued to...

Bernanke Sees Case For More Fed Easing

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke said additional monetary stimulus may be warranted because inflation is too low and unemployment is too high. “There would...

Bank Of America Downgraded By Bond Market

Bondholders are penalizing Bank of America Corp. the most of any of the largest U.S. financial firms as the investigation into the foreclosure crisis...

Flatbush Shomrim Go On The Loose

Several people found themselves lost where to go, when they realized their cars were ransacked and GPS missing. Flatbush Shomrim received several complaints about...

Hikind Explores Possibility Of 13th Ave Merchants Assoc

Assemblyman Dov Hikind (D-Brooklyn) met with Councilman David Greenfield, Councilman Brad Lander and Community Board 12 District Manager Wolf Sender last week to explore...

Gold Closes At Record High

Gold on Monday rose above $1,350 an ounce, overcoming a wobbly start to post its 15th record in a little over a month. Gold...

Citigroup Unit Must Defend Foreclosure Suit

CitiFinancial Mortgage must defend a lawsuit over problems with loan documents, a federal appeals court ruled, in a widening controversy over the quality of...

Wells Fargo Foreclosures Proceed After Data Queried

Wells Fargo & Co. is standing by the accuracy of its foreclosure filings and won’t follow competitors in delaying seizures, after an employee testified...

Suspicious Package In Midtown Manhattan Properly ID’d

9:45AM EST: Police have closed 34th Street between 7th and 8th Avenues in Manhattan. The NYPD bomb squad is on the scene. Police report...

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NEW UPDATES: Cuomo Says Brooklyn, Rockland, Orange To REMAIN “Red Zones”;...

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday that coronavirus control measures will increase in Brooklyn’s "red zone" while parts of Queens will see their restrictions eased...