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Manhattan, NY +Body Found+

Manhattan, NY +Body Found+ NYPD of the 10th Pct on the scene at West 33rd Street between 11th and 12th Avenue's at the Jacob Javitz Center with a body that was found in the area. PD awaiting the ...

Israel – Lev Leviev Becomes Fifth Largest Real Estate Company in Europe.

Israel - AFI Development, a subsidiary of Africa Israel Investments Group had great success in London stock exchange. The largest IPO (Initial Public Offering) ever by an Israeli company raised 1.4 bi...

New York, NY – Health Commissioner Holds Forum on Circumcision

New York, NY - The city’s health commissioner initiated a community forum to present information and gather opinions about the topic of male circumcision. “What we are doing is presenting information ...

Albany, NY – DEC Reports New York State at Risk of High Fire Danger

Albany, NY - The state has warned that conditions are right for out-of-control burning. The entire state is in “high fire danger,” according to a release yesterday from the NYS Department of Environme...

Washington, DC – FDA Will Not Close NY Counter-Terrorism Lab, But Will Right-Size Its Quarters Due to Soaring Rent

Washington, DC - The federal government backed off on shutting down a Manhattan lab that the New York Police Department said was vital to guarding the city against dirty bomb and gas attacks. Since S...

Manhattan, NY +F.D.R. Drive Highway Closure+

Manhattan, NY +F.D.R. Drive Highway Closure+ NYPD Highway units have closed down Southbound of the F.D.R. Drive at 93rd Street due to a oversized unauthorized tractor trailer wedged under the Gracie M...

New York, NY – Lawmaker: Make Al Gores Documentary Mandatory For Schools.

New York, NY - Assemblyman Peter M. Rivera, a Bronx Democrat, said today he plans to introduce a bill that would make “An Inconvenient Truth,” the global warming documentary produced by Al Gore, manda...

New York, NY – Mayor Bloomberg One of The Most Influential Leaders In the World.

New York, NY - Time magazine names Bloomberg one of top 100 most influential Leaders in the world. Here is what they write. Michael Bloomberg is the best bargain money can't buy. For $1 a year, he ...

Soemmerda , Germany – Holocaust Monument Vandalized Again

Soemmerda , Germany - For the second time in days, neo-Nazi graffiti was scrawled Friday on a German monument commemorating Jewish women and the thousands of concentration camp victims killed on force...

New York – Nazi Guard Dies in His Home in Queens Before Judgment, and Gets Buried in Orange County

New York - A former Nazi guard fighting deportation for years has escaped punishment - in this world at least. Jaroslaw Bilaniuk died of natural causes in his home in Douglaston, Queens, while the ca...

Beer-sheva, Israel – 4 Dead 2 Serious in Head on MVA

Beer-sheva, Israel - a head-on collision Tzomet Goral North of Beir Shava, between a private vehicle and a commercial vehicle early this morning killed the car's four passengers when the car flipped o...

Brooklyn, NY – Finaly an Extremely Dangerous Street Will Get Sidewalks

Brooklyn, NY - Council Member Bill de Blasio, and DOT have announced funding for sidewalks, streetlights and street paving on 37th Street between 14th and 15th avenues. De Blasio has worked with the D...

Washington, DC – House Rejects Head Start Funds for Religious Schools

Original Posted 5/3/07 2:16 PM Washington, DC - The U.S. House of Representatives rejected an amendment that would have extended Head Start funds to religious groups. A coalition of religious groups...

New York – FBI Agent Testifies He Posed as al-Qaida Recruiter in Terror Case

New York - An FBI agent who posed as an al-Qaida recruiter in a terrorism investigation testified today at a doctor's trial, recalling that a key conspirator in the case showed him how he could strang...

Tel Aviv, Israel – 100,000 People Call on PM Olmert to Resign

Tel Aviv, Israel - More than 100,000 people rallied in Tel Aviv's Rabin Square today, calling on Prime Minister Ehud Olmert and Defense Minister Amir Peretz to resign over the damning Winograd report ...

New York, NY – Mayor Bloomberg Announces New City Building Code.

New York, NY - Despite a booming construction industry that has grown dramatically over the years, the city's building codes have not changed in nearly four decades. Mayor Michael Bloomberg said Thu...

Cuba – Shootout Reported at Havana Airport To Hijack Plane To USA.

Cuba - Two Cuban army recruits tried to hijack a passenger plane to escape to the United States on Thursday but were arrested after killing a hostage on board the plane, the government said.

Jiangsu Province, China – China Makes Arrest in Pet Food Case

Jiangsu Province, China - The general manager of one of the companies accused of selling contaminated wheat gluten to pet food suppliers in the United States has been detained by the Chinese authoriti...

Los Angeles, CA – Jewish City Councilman’s Office Vandalized With Swastikas.

Los Angeles, CA - Vandals taped three swastikas and an anti-Semitic manifesto on the outside of the Sherman Oaks district office of Los Angeles City Councilman Jack Weiss, a spokesperson said today. ...

Manhattan, NY +Pedestrian Struck+

Manhattan, NY +Pedestrian Struck+ A motor vehicle accident with a pedestrian that was struck on East 72nd Street and 2nd Avenue Hatzolah on the scene .