Oppressive Heat Bears Down On Tri-State

The mercury hit record temperatures around the tri-state today. No one was spared from the scorching sun, and especially not power crews. Workers were...

FDA Panel Wants More Restrictions Placed on Painkillers

Federal health advisers say a government proposal to curb misuse of powerful painkillers does not go far enough to fix a problem linked to...

Bloomberg Considering Charging For Garbage Pickup in NYC

There was a move Thursday to spin garbage into gold. NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg said he's thinking about plugging his budget gap by charging New...

Missing IDF Elite Combat Soldier Found Alive and Well

A missing IDF soldier from the IDF's elite commando "Sayeret Matkal" unit was found alive and well around midnight Thursday. The 21 year-old fighter...

Poll: Bill Clinton More Popular than Barack Obama

Former President Bill Clinton is much better liked than either of his two successors, according to a new Gallup poll.  Sixty-one percent of 1,020...

Israeli Study: Smoking is a Habit, Not an Addiction

Everyone has been assuming it's an addiction for years, but now compelling new research from Israel suggests that smokers find it hard to give...

Newt Gingrich Latest to Oppose Ground Zero Mosque Plan

Newt Gingrich says he's opposed to a planned mosque near ground zero in New York City. The former House speaker and possible 2012 Republican...

Israeli Study: Good Looking Politicians Get More Media Coverage

It's official. The Obamas and Bill Clintons of this world are always going to get better media coverage than other politicians will, just because...

Indonesian Muslims Have Been ‘Praying in Wrong Direction’

CNN reports: Indonesian Muslims have been praying in the wrong direction, the country's highest Islamic authority has said. The Indonesian Ulema Council told the...

Sri Lankan Ambassador: We Back Israel’s War on Terror

Donald Perera saw the blood-soaked stretcher carrying the body of Velupillai Prabhakaran being transported through the jungle, but he was not calm. Air Chief...