Sunday, June 23, 2024

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Cutting It Close: Florida’s Fate May Be A Matter Of Miles

Florida - For Florida, just a handful of miles may make a huge difference in Hurricane Dorian's slow dance with the coast. The National Hurricane Center forecasts Dorian to ...

Dorian Strikes Bahamas With Record Fury As Category 5 Storm

McLeans's Town Cay, Bahamas - Hurricane Dorian struck the northern Bahamas on Sunday as a catastrophic Category 5 storm, its record 185 mph winds ripping off roofs and tearing down...

Some Of The Most Recent Deadly US Mass Shootings

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A list of some of the deadliest mass shootings in the United States in the last two years: — Aug. 31, 2019: Five people were killed in West Texas in shootings in the area of Mid...

New Yad Vashem Online Exhibition Marks The 80th Anniversary Of The Outbreak Of WWII

Jerusalem - Yad Vashem will mark the 80th anniversary of the beginning of the Second World War by uploading a new exhibition featuring personal stories depicting Jewish family life...

Death Toll In West Texas Shooting Rampage Rises To 7

Midland, TX -The death toll in a West Texas shooting rampage increased to seven Sunday as authorities investigated why a man stopped by state troopers for failing to signal a left ...

Ex-Imam Removed From Running In Canadian Elections Over Alleged Anti-Semitic Comments

Montreal - The Liberal Party of Canada ousted a candidate for upcoming national election after B’nai Brith Canada revealed past allegedly anti-Semitic comments. Hassan Guillet, ...

Justice Ginsburg Reports She’s On Way To ‘Well’ After Cancer

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Washington - Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg said Saturday she's "alive" and on her way to being "very well" following radiation treatment for cancer. Ginsburg, 86, ma...

1 Dead, 8 Sick In Hazmat Incident At San Jose hotel

San Jose - Authorities say one woman has died and eight people have been sickened in a hazmat incident Saturday at a Northern California hotel. KTVU reports Saturday that guests...

Mysterious Iran Rocket Blast Draws Trump Tweet, Tehran Taunt

Dubai - The unexplained explosion of a rocket at an Iranian space center grew more mysterious Saturday as President Donald Trump tweeted what appeared to be an American surveillanc...

North Korea Berates Pompeo, Says Hopes For Talks Fading

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Seoul - A senior North Korean diplomat on Saturday berated U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo over his comments describing North Korean behavior as "rogue" and warned that Pyongya...

Dallas Holocaust Museum Takes Visitors From WWII To Today [PHOTOS]

Dallas - When the Holocaust museum in Dallas opens the doors to its new building, visitors will be not only learning about the mass murder of Jews during World War II but also othe...

Taliban Attack 2nd Afghan City As US Envoy Says Deal Is Near

Kabul - The Taliban launched an attack on a second Afghan city in as many days on Sunday, an official said, even as a United States envoy says the U.S. and the Taliban are "at the ...

Trump’s 15% Tariffs On $112B In Chinese Goods Take Effect

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Washington - The Trump administration's latest round of tariffs on Chinese imports took effect early Sunday, potentially raising prices Americans pay for some clothes, shoes, sport...

5 Dead, 21 Injured In Texas Mass Shooting

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Odessa, TX - At least five people were dead after a gunman who hijacked a postal service vehicle in West Texas shot more than 20 people, authorities said Saturday. The gunman was k...

Northern Bahamas Hunkers Down As Hurricane Dorian Closes In

McLean's Town Cay, Bahamas - A dangerous Hurricane Dorian closed in on the northern Bahamas early Sunday, threatening to batter islands with 150 mph (240 kph) winds, pounding waves...

US Treasury Blacklists Lebanese Bank Allegedly Funding Hezbollah

Washington - The United States sanctioned the Lebanon-based Jammal trust bank and its subsidiaries for allegedly working for Hezbollah. The Treasury Department said Thursday tha...

Stocks Turn Mixed After A Strong Week Caps A Volatile Month

Wall Street - Major stock indexes were mixed on Wall Street in afternoon trading Friday, though the market remained on track to notch solid gains for the week after four straight ...

Nancy Who? GOP Targets House Dem ‘Squad’ In campaign attacks

Washington - Move over, Nancy Pelosi. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the "squad" of freshmen women of color are emerging as new stars of Republican attacks against Democrats ru...

UPDATED: Miami Hatzolah Releases Important Safety Information As Hurricane Dorian Approaches

Miami - As Hurricane Dorian approaches South Florida, please note the following information: We strongly urge everyone to be proactive and not wait until the last minute to impleme...

Utah Wildfire Destroys Homes, Prompts Hundreds To Evacuate

Bountiful, UT - Officials say a wildfire has burned three homes, heavily damaged five more and prompted the evacuation of hundreds of people in the Salt Lake City suburb of Bountif...