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Where You Die Can Affect Your Chance Of Being An Organ Donor

WASHINGTON (AP) — If Roland Henry had died in a different part of the country, his organs might have been recovered. And lives could have been saved. But the local organ collect...

Trump Drops Plan To Host G-7 At His Doral Golf Resort

WASHINGTON (AP) — Responding to stinging criticism, President Donald Trump has abruptly reversed his plan to hold the next Group of Seven world leaders' meeting at his Doral, Flori...

Defense Chief: US Troops Leaving Syria To Go To Western Iraq

ABOARD A U.S. MILITARY AIRCRAFT (AP) — Defense Secretary Mark Esper says that under current plans all U.S. troops leaving Syria will go to western Iraq and the military will contin...

NYPD Vehicle Overturned In Accident, Officers Transported

BROOKLYN (VosIzNeias) — Emergency services are responding for an overturned NYPD vehicle Saturday evening. The accident occured in Brooklyn on Ave L and Utica Ave. 2 officers...

US Army Chooses Israeli System To Protect The Lives Of Tank Crews

JERUSALEM (JNS) — In recent days, Israeli defense corporation Rafael made a dramatic announcement, stating that it delivered on time the first batch of Trophy Active Protection Sys...

Move Over, Honeycrisp: New Apple To Debut At Grocery Stores

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — They call it the Cosmic Crisp. It's not a video game, a superhero or the title of a Grateful Dead song. It's a new variety of apple, coming to a grocery st...

Analysis: Confronted By Impeachment, Trump Adds To The Chaos

WASHINGTON (AP) — The impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump has thrust Washington into a political crisis. And Trump keeps adding to the chaos. In the four weeks...

Trump Administration Defends Its Get-Tough Trade Policies

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is defending its get-tough approach to trade against widespread attacks from America's trading partners while at the same time arguing th...

With Warren’s Rise, Biden Faces Dems’ Anxiety About 2020 Bid

WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden is confronting growing anxiety among would-be allies in the Democratic establishment about his ability to win the presidential nomination following unde...

Netanyahu Meets With Pompeo Amid Israeli Concerns About Syria

JERUSALEM (JNS) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday amid Israeli concerns over the withdrawal of U.S. forces from nor...

New Orleans To Explode Huge Unstable Cranes Ahead Of Storm

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The city of New Orleans is preparing to explode two giant, badly damaged construction cranes that are towering over a partially collapsed hotel project at the ed...

Trump, In Texas, Bashes Democrats As ‘Crazy,’ Unpatriotic

DALLAS (AP) — President Donald Trump tried to turn impeachment rancor into a political rallying cry Thursday, using a Texas rally to bash Democrats as "crazy" and unpatriotic as th...

New Settlement Grants Kosher Meals To Detroit Prisoners

LANSING, MI (VosIzNeias) — A new settlement reached October 12th grants Jewish prisoners in Detroit, Michigan the right to receive certified kosher meals, after a class-action suit...

Trump Hails Syria Cease-Fire After Playing Role In Crisis

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — President Donald Trump framed the U.S.-brokered cease-fire deal with Turkey as "a great day for civilization" but its effect was largely to mitigate a foreign...

2 Plead Not Guilty To Conspiring With Giuliani Associates

NEW YORK (AP) — Two businessmen pleaded not guilty Thursday to conspiring with associates of Rudy Giuliani to make illegal campaign contributions, as a prosecutor said evidence inc...

Lawmakers Approve Plan To Close Rikers Island By 2026

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City lawmakers voted Thursday to close the notorious Rikers Island jail complex, which has become synonymous with violence and neglect, and replace it with...

US Indicts Turkish Bank For Evading Iran Sanctions After Attempt To Make Deal Fails

WASHINGTON (JNS) — The United States has indicted a Turkish bank for allegedly evading U.S. sanctions on Iran after reportedly failing to reach a deal with the Trump administration...

US Envoy Says Giuliani Was Given Role On Ukraine Policy

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. ambassador to the European Union said Thursday that President Donald Trump directed him and other envoys to work with his personal lawyer, Rudy Giuliani,...

OPINION: Bernie Sanders And The Corbynization Of The Democrats; A Campaign Filled With Antisemites

By: Dov Hikind Democratic nominee for president, Bernie Sanders, did it. He finally did it. His open and warm embrace of notorious and unabashed antisemites like Linda Sarsour, ...

White House: Ukraine Aid Held Up In Part Over Election Probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House acknowledged Thursday that it held up military aid to Ukraine as President Donald Trump pushed the country's new leader to investigate the Democra...