Wednesday, July 17, 2024

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US Stocks Fall Sharply As US-China Trade War Escalates

Wall Street - Stocks fell sharply on Wall Street Friday after President Donald Trump called on U.S. companies to consider alternatives to doing business in China. He also said he w...

Billionaire Conservative Donor David Koch Dies At 79

Washington - Billionaire industrialist David H. Koch, who with his older brother Charles was both celebrated and demonized for transforming American politics by pouring their riche...

Tree Of Life To Hold High Holiday Services At Local Episcopal Church

Pittsburgh - Pittsburgh’s Tree of Life congregation will hold its High Holiday services in an Episcopal church located just down the street. The Calvary Episcopal Church reached o...

FBI Takes Down Nigerian Fraudsters In $46M Case

Los Angeles - The relationship between a Japanese woman and a U.S. Army captain stationed in Syria started online, through an international social network for digital pen pals. It ...

2 Tour Buses Crash Near Minnesota State Fair, 8 Injured

Minneapolis - Eight people were sent to the hospital with injuries after two tour buses collided near the Minnesota State Fairgrounds just as the event was getting underway. The M...

Sanders Campaign Boss Expects Candidate To Win New Hampshire

Manchester, NH - The campaign manager for Bernie Sanders emphasized Thursday that New Hampshire is a critical presidential primary state he expects Sanders to win, but he’s leaving...

Truck Overturns On Ocean Parkway

Flatbush - A truck overturned on Ocean Parkway and Ave U this morning. The truck was en route to delivering supplies to a construction site in the area. No injuries have been rep...

Police Arrest Suspect In Shooting Of Elderly Man Outside Miami Synagogue

Miami - Police have arrested a suspect in the shooting of an elderly man outside a synagogue in Miami, Florida. Miami-Dade Police took Carlints St. Louis, 30, into custody a day a...

MAILBAG: Kiddush Hashem On Craigslist

Passaic - I recently found something I wanted to purchase on Craigslist, but the seller lived in Clifton, and I was not going to travel in from Brooklyn for that. I have a sister w...

BROOKLYN: Manslaughter Charge Handed To 18-year-old Driver In Fatal Coney Island Ave Crash

Brooklyn - Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez today announced that an 18-year-old Queens man has been indicted for reckless manslaughter, criminally negligent homicide, assau...

3 Children Struck By Vehicle In Monticello [VIDEO]

Monticello - Three children were struck by a vehicle on East Broadway in Monticello, Wednesday afternoon, one of them with serious injuries. Catskills Hatzolah requested a chopper...

Pentagon Conducts 1st Test Of Previously Banned Missile [VIDEO]

Washington - The U.S. military has conducted a flight test of a type of missile banned for more than 30 years by a treaty that both the United States and Russia abandoned this mont...

Epstein Signed Will 2 Days Before Jailhouse Suicide

New York - Jeffrey Epstein signed a will just two days before he killed himself in jail, new court records show, opening a new legal front in what could be a long battle over the f...

Kathleen Blanco, Louisiana’s Governor During Katrina, Dies

Baton Rouge, LA - Former Louisiana Gov. Kathleen Babineaux Blanco, who became the state’s first female elected governor only to see her political career derailed by the devastation...

Anti-Semitic Flyers Found In New York Neighborhood

Queens - Dozens of anti-Semitic flyers were found in a Queens, New York neighborhood. The incident is being investigated by the NYPD Hate Crimes Unit, the Queens Daily Eagle repor...

Economists Survey: 34% Expect A US Recession In 2021

Washington - A number of U.S. business economists appear sufficiently concerned about the risks of some of President Donald Trump’s economic policies that they expect a recession i...

US Talks Secretly To Venezuela Socialist Boss

Bogota, Columbia - The U.S. has made secret contact with Venezuela’s socialist party boss as close allies of President Nicolás Maduro’s inner circle seek guarantees they won’t face...

4 Louisiana Men To Plead Guilty In Mississippi Bribe Scheme

Louisiana - Four Louisiana men say they’ll plead guilty to charges that they tried to bribe a Mississippi sheriff with $2,000 in casino chips, seeking lucrative jail contracts. Mi...

Trump Said He ‘Probably’ Will Wait Until After Israeli Elections To Roll Out Peace Plan

Washington - President Donald Trump said he “probably” will wait until after Israel’s national elections next month to release his Israeli-Palestinian peace plan. “I probably will...

US Scraps West Bank Conference Over Palestinian Protests

Ramallah - The U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem on Monday was forced to postpone a conference it organized in the West Bank city of Ramallah after Palestinian officials and factions calle...