Critics Oppose Freedom Tower Name Change

Even without the name, the symbolism of the Freedom Tower as an American response to the Sept. 11 terror attacks was hard to miss....

New York Going Dark for Earth Hour

New York will be in the dark for an hour tonight - but don't worry, we're not headed for a power outage. City landmarks,...

Americans Spend Eight Hours a Day on Screens

Adult Americans spend an average of more than eight hours a day in front of screens - televisions, computer monitors, cellphones or other devices,...

New York State Budget Deadline Approaches

Higher taxes for the wealthy, a watered-down bottle deposit bill, cuts to anti-smoking campaigns and what critics call the "drug dealer protection act" are...

Airbrushing 9/11

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey have announced that the 1,776-foot edifice that was to replace the World Trade Center will...

Give My Hubby a Job

A woman whose husband needs a job is really desperate: She created a site called myhusbandneedsajob.com. On the site she states: "This site was born out...

Hamas: We’ve Resumed Shalit Talks With Israel

Hamas resumed indirect negotiations with Israel aimed at exchanging abducted Israel Defense Force soldier Gilad Shalit for hundreds of Palestinian prisoners currently held in...

Israel Marks 30 Years of Peace With Egypt

An official ceremony held in the Foreign Ministry in Yerushalayim yesterday marked the 30-year anniversary of Israel's peace agreement with Egypt. Foreign Minister Tzipi...

Barkat in New York: Yerushalayim Must Stay United

Yerushalayium Mayor Nir Barkat told American Jewish organizational leaders in New York yesterday that he believes Yerushalayim must remain united for pragmatic reasons as...

CBS: IAF Planes Bombed Gaza-Bound Weapons Convoy in Sudan in January

As Israeli troops battled Palestinian gunmen during Operation Cast Lead in an attempt to end the threat posed against southern Israel, IAF warplanes were...