AP Analysis: Obama the New Gorbachev?

President Barack Obama has gone abroad and gored an ox-the deeply held belief that the United States does not make mistakes in dealings with...

NYC Councilman: Keep Fast Food Away from Schools

A New York City councilman wants to keep school kids away from fast food, or at least keep the fast food restaurants away from...

Report: Israel Stands Ready to Bomb Iran’s Nuclear Sites

Sheera Frenkel of The Times Online in Yerushalayim reports: The Israeli military is preparing itself to launch a massive aerial assault on Iran's nuclear facilities...

U.S.: Palestinians Need Not Recognize Israel as Jewish State Before Talks

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's demand that the Palestinians recognize Israel as the state of the Jewish people as a condition for renewing peace talks...

Final Durban II Text Omits References to Israel and Zionism

Diplomats reached agreement on Friday on a declaration for next week's politically-charged United Nations conference on racism, adding to the pressure on Washington and...

Latin American Leaders Rail Against the USA

Latin American leaders railed against the U.S. during President Barack Obama's first trip to the region, turning what was intended to mark a new...

Felder: Water Shutoffs Have Returned

New York City Councilman Felder of Brooklyn urges New Yorkers with outstanding sewer or water bills to contact the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)...

Israel Unlikely to Cooperate in U.N. Gaza Probe

Israel is unlikely to cooperate with an investigation into war crimes during the Gaza war because it does not trust the U.N. agency performing...

Mrs. Clinton Offers Day With Bill

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is offering the chance to spend a day with her husband Bill in exchange for help paying off her...

Hamas: We Will Never Recognize the Enemy

Two top Hamas leaders made their first appearances today at public events since Israel's Gaza war, signaling defiance of rival Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas...