Caitlyn Jenner has been named the brave face of the transgender community, but one thing even makes her feel scared — a bathing suit.
President Obama is set to mandate the strictest limits ever on greenhouse gas emissions from U.S. power plants in a major climate change plan to be issued Monday.
Two bombs stashed in a mailbox and garbage can rocked two Las Cruces, N.M., churches with one interrupting a Sunday service, reports said.
A man stranded 44 miles off the coast of New Jersey was finally rescued after treading water for 4 hours.
Hillary Clinton unveiled a pair of mom-inspired ads Sunday to carry her campaign theme of fighting for America’s families.
A hitchhiking robot that captured the hearts of fans worldwide met its demise in the U.S.
The outspoken presidential candidate opened fire on a familiar target in an interview with CNN’s “State of the Union” during which he was asked about a common line he has used a governor.
An adviser close to Joe Biden said Sunday that the vice president is “90% in” for a 2016 presidential run, according to a new report.
Firefighters rescued a family trapped in a burning building in Brooklyn on Sunday.
The state’s top Republican said Gov. Cuomo and Mayor de Blasio are playing a cat and mouse game — and the cat is hungry.
Policing can't solve homelessness, but cops can be trained to deal more effectively with mentally ill homeless people.
Borough President Melinda Katz is set to announce a $14 million capital allocation to the Queens Library on Monday.
A miniature pooch trapped for more than an hour in a sweltering car was rescued by three cops on Sunday, police sources said.
The United States has decided to allow airstrikes to defend Syrian rebels trained by the U.S. military from any attackers, even if the enemies hail from forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, U.S. officials said on Sunday. The decision by President Barack Obama, which could deepen the U.S. role in Syria’s conflict, aims to […]
Legionnaires' disease is a severe form of pneumonia caused by a bacteria found naturally in the environment, usually in water.
Only empty desert three years ago, the Mideast’s largest camp for Syrian civil war refugees has grown from a town of tents into a bustling city. The United Nations-administered camp plans water and sewage systems and a $20 million solar power plant, even ATM machines for refugee aid payments. But behind the plans is a […]
Schumer (D-N.Y.) said that unlike regular cars and standard limousines, stretch limos aren’t covered by safety rules because outside businesses usually do the stretching after they’ve left the factory.
By Layelle Saad Lebanon has often been the butt of jokes of many of its citizens frustrated with its political stagnation. Having an incredibly free press compared to its regional neighbours, media programmes saturate the airwaves with squabbling politicians and pundits and political satire making fun of corrupt and incompetent politicians. In recent weeks, many […]
By Joseph A. Kechichian Beirut: Amid news reports that highlighted how Lebanese officials added a garbage crisis to their growing list of woes that further sank the country into unresolvable dilemmas, comes a devastating new World Bank report that highlights what ails it. Relying on solid data from the 2004-2011 period, and supplemented with projections […]
Ahead of the inaugural 2016 GOP primary debate, several candidates on the chopping block said they were confident they'd make the cut.