NYC Marks Anniversary Of Deadly Crane Collapse

A year after a massive crane collapse in Manhattan, the 19-story condo tower that had been under construction remains unfinished. The city will mark...

Israel to Hamas: Deadline for Prisoner Exchange Deal is Tonight

Israel sent a message to Hamas today that the final date for reaching an agreement on a prisoner exchange will be Sunday night. The...

Kadima, Likud Renew Coalition Efforts

Even as a narrow right-wing coalition takes shape, a senior Kadima official confirmed tonight that Kadima and the Likud have renewed discussions on a...

MTA Looks To Hike Fares, Cut Service

The situation for the MTA is dire and commuters are going to have to pay one way or the other. "It's going to be...

NYPD Issues 9,016 Tickets During 24-Hour Crackdown

New York City police issued a whopping 9,016 tickets during a 24-hour crackdown on phoning-while-driving.  Department spokesman Paul Browne says that compares to 500...

Madoff’s New Home: Cell the Size of Walk-In Closet

Bernard Madoff's new Manhattan home is the size of a walk-in closet, with cinderblock walls, linoleum floors and a bunk bed. Breakfast will be...

Google Voice: A Push to Rewire Your Phone Service

Google unveiled a service called Google Voice yesterday that indicates Google wants to do with your telephone communications what companies such as Yahoo have...

Illinois Income Tax May Jump 50 Percent

To our friends in Chicago, we feel for you. Income taxes in Illinois could soon be going up by as much as 50 percent...

Rupert Murdoch: I Am not Jewish, But…

The following impressive speech was delivered by Rupert Murdoch, Chairman and CEO, News Corporation, on receiving the AJC National Human Relations Award yesterday, March...

Update On Judgment Day: Madoff Pleads Guilty, Going to Jail

9:15 a.m. EST:  As expected, disgraced financier Bernard Madoff pleaded guilty to all charges in an 11-count indictment today, officially marking him as...