Expert: Carmel Fire Sign of Global Warming

Israel's worst-ever forest fire earlier this month confirms predictions on the impact of global warming in the Mediterranean basin, according to one of Israel's...

North Korea Warns War Would Bring ‘Nuclear Holocaust’

North Korea welcomed the secular new year today with a call for better ties with rival South Korea, warning that war "will bring nothing...

U.S. Furious at Barak for Exaggerating His Role in Peace Process

The U.S. administration is furious with Defense Minister Ehud Barak over the stalled peace talks, sources have told Haaretz. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton...

Cuomo Sworn In: Albany Has Been a Joke

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is on the job. The Democrat arrived early today at the Capitol where his father, former Gov. Mario Cuomo,...

Airspace Violation Prompts Evacuation of Capitol

Federal officials say an airliner pilot inadvertently turned his radio to the wrong frequency, leading the plane to lose radio contact and prompting the...

Selling the Talmud as a Business Guide

Newsweek reports: Jewish visitors to China often receive a snap greeting when they reveal their religion: "Very smart, very clever, and very good at...

Cities of the Future: Beit Shemesh, Yavneh and Chadera

The new real estate map of Israel is changing. The real estate market is responding to price increases by heading out to peripheral areas,...

Revealed: NYC Sanitation Workers Targeted Boro Park

There was a method to their madness. The selfish Sanitation bosses who sabotaged the blizzard cleanup to fire a salvo at City Hall targeted...

Snowed-In NY Residents Complain Over Parking Tickets

As if the blizzard wasn't enough, now some New Yorkers are being forced to pay for it. Police in one Westchester community have started...

Times Square Ball Takes a Test Drop, Snow Cleared for New Year’s Eve

The 12-foot wide, nearly 12,000-thousand pound New Year's Eve Ball took a practice drop on Thursday in advance of tonight's  New Year's Eve celebrations...