Conference of Presidents Expresses Disappoint​ment at Cuban Supreme Court’s Decision to Uphold Alan Gross’...

Leaders of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations expressed their disappointment with the Cuban Supreme Court's rejection of Alan Gross' final...

Levi Aron Moved to Rikers Island, On Round-the-Clock Suicide Watch

Confessed child killer Levi Aron has been moved to Rikers Island, where he's on round-the-clock suicide watch with a correction officer watching his every...

White House Advisor: Tea Party to Blame for U.S. Downgrade

A top White House adviser is blaming the downgrade of the U.S. credit rating on tea party Republicans, whom he says were unwilling to...

World Wide Web Celebrates its 20th Birthday: More Than 19.68 Billion Pages

It began as a simple page of links that allowed a group of scientists to share data in the confines of their laboratories. But...

Rough Week: $2.5 Trillion Wiped Off World Stocks

More than $2.5 trillion have been wiped off the value of world stocks this week on mounting concerns the global economy is heading toward...

Proposed Port Authority Hike On Bridges And Tunnels

The Port Authority's proposal for a massive $1 billion hike on tolls and train fares now has political opposition. New York State Senator Charles...

Power Companies Prepare as Solar Storms Set to Hit Earth

Three large explosions from the Sun over the past few days have prompted U.S. government scientists to caution users of satellite, telecommunications and electric...

Obama Can’t Say the Word “China”

By Gordon G. Chang "There is no doubt this has been a tumultuous year," said President Obama on Friday as he began his speech at...

Ground Zero Gets Its Own Police Force

Few New Yorkers noticed earlier this summer when a dozen police horses boarded in a stable located in lower Manhattan for most of the...

Honda Recalls 2.5 Million Vehicles Globally for Software Issue

Honda Motor Co. said it is recalling 2.49 million cars, small SUVs and minivans worldwide, including its popular Accord sedan, to repair a software...