Democrats Get Their 60th Senate Vote For Health Care

Jubilant Democrats locked in Nebraska Sen. Ben Nelson as the 60th and decisive vote for historic health care legislation today, putting President Barack Obama's...

Snow Hits Tri-State

The Tri-State area and the rest of the eastern U.S. was hit by a wintry storm today that was expected to dump more than...

Report: Israel to Notify Egypt on Shalit Deal Decision Within 2 Days

By Sunday, Israel will notify Egypt of its decision regarding the release of 50 "heavy" prisoners that Hamas is unwilling to forego in exchange...

Twitter Hacked, ‘Iranian Cyber Army’ Claims Responsibility

Hackers briefly blocked access to the popular Internet messaging service Twitter, steering traffic to another Web site where a group reportedly calling itself the...

Tri-State Area Braces for Weekend Snow Storm

The National Weather Service says much of the Tri-State area could receive a blanket of snow, along with heavy winds, over the weekend. AccuWeather says...

Video: Franken Brazenly Cuts Off Lieberman, McCain Defends Joe

Tensions stemming from the prolonged debate on health care flared yesterday afternoon when Democratic Sen. Al Franken, who was the presiding officer, refused to...

(In)Famous “Arbeit Macht Frei” Sign at Auschwitz Stolen

The infamous iron sign over the gate to the Auschwitz memorial site with the cynical phrase "Arbeit Macht Frei" - German for "Work Sets...

Survey: N.Y. is the Unhappiest State In Country

Who's happier?  A new Centers for Disease Control survey tried to figure that out. A million people around the country were polled and New...

Stunner: Gov. Paterson Called For End To Student MetroCards

A political irony yesterday, Gov. David Paterson has lead the chorus complaining about the Metropolitan Transportation Authority's decision to whack the student MetroCard program,...

White Americans to Lose Majority Status by 2050

The estimated time when whites will no longer make up the majority of Americans has been pushed back eight years - to 2050 -...