US Mulls Funding Cut of UN Human Rights Council

The United States has indicated that it may replace the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) with “other means” for addressing human rights issues,...

‘Miracle On the Hudson’ Pilot ‘Sully’ Sullenberger to Fly Again

The airline captain who glided his US Airways jet safely into New York's Hudson River will return to the cockpit soon, the airline said...

Freeze Warning For Parts Of Tri-State

Are you ready for some cold weather? A freeze warning is in effect for parts of the Tri-State area as temperatures are expected to drop...

Paul Ryan Unveils GOP Budget Plan

Paul Ryan unveiled the GOP's budget for 2013, and it looks very familiar. Like last year's GOP blueprint, the budget would defund Obamacare, turn...

Ex-CIA Director James Woolsey: Iran Deal ‘Worse Than Worthless’

The Iran nuclear deal is "worse than worthless," former CIA Director James Woolsey told Newsmax TV on Wednesday. "Once Iran gets a nuclear weapon, and...

Scary: Nearly 59,000 Bridges in US Are Structurally Deficient

There are about 2,500 fewer decrepit bridges in the United States than there were a year ago. Still, nearly 59,000 bridges are officially classified...

Greenfield and Community Board 12 Discuss “Through-Streets” With Sanitation Commissioner to Reduce Boro Park...

New York - Recently Councilman Greenfield sat down with the new Department of Sanitation Commissioner Kathryn Garcia to tackle the biggest traffic issue Boro...

Obama: ‘Less Concerned’ With Bibi Speech Than Congress Undermining Iran Talks

Hours before Israeli Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu's speech in the U.S. Congress, President Barack Obama said in an interview that such a deal would...

Israel’s “Red Cross” Rejects Blood from Ethiopia-Born Lawmaker – And for Good Reason

A blood-collection crew turned down an offer of a blood donation from an Ethiopian-born lawmaker at the Knesset on Wednesday. Commenting on this, Ran...

NY State Offices to Eliminate Bottled Water

New York state government offices will stop buying bottled water in a move to cut costs and fight global warming, Governor David Paterson said...