A Long Island woman has been charged with stealing tens of thousands of dollars to send to Islamic State fighters in Syria using Bitcoin.
But her lawyer says she was simply collecting money to help Syrian...
Thursday, Dec 14, 2017 at 08:55 PM EST
Opponents Call to Restore Funding to Medicare, Medicaid Programs
Hundreds of Holocaust survivors participated in the third candle lighting of Hanukkah in Berlin, Jerusalem and New York on Thursday — part of a tribute to survivors worldwide that was organized by the Jewish...
Thursday, Dec 14, 2017 at 04:35 PM EST
How Black Women Mobilized for Dems in Alabama Senate Race
Once again, black female voters showed up for Democrats, with almost every single one of them voting in Alabama for new Sen. Doug Jones, just as they did for Democratic candidates up and down the ballot in other...
Thursday, Dec 14, 2017 at 04:31 PM EST
Teen, Classmates Explode With Joy Over Harvard Acceptance
A video of a 16-year-old boy and his classmates erupting in joy when they learn he was accepted to Harvard University is drawing millions of views online.
Ayrton Little posted the clip on Twitter Tuesday with a...
Friday, Dec 15, 2017 at 12:08 PM EST
NY, NJ and Conn. in Top 15 Healthiest States: Report
Celebrity chef Mario Batali was fired from his cooking show "The Chew" on Thursday, several days after he said that reports of sexual misconduct "match up" to his behavior.
Food news website Eater New York...
Thursday, Dec 14, 2017 at 03:42 PM EST
Search of Hartford Chicken Restaurant Leads to Several Arrests
An investigation into a man suspected of drugs and firearms violations let to a raid on a Hartford chicken restaurant where police found Molly marijuana and more. And police said that was just part of the...
Thursday, Dec 14, 2017 at 03:39 PM EST
Lawmakers Ready to Fight for 'Net Neutrality'; AGs Vow Suit
The Federal Communications Commission voted to end net-neutrality rules that guaranteed equal access to the internet on Thursday but opponents of the decision plan legal challenges. The attorneys general of New...
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