Egypt agreed to postpone a UN Security Council resolution against Israeli settlements when US president-elect Donald Trump called President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, the presidency said Friday.
The Obama administration announced Thursday it is formally scrapping a once-mandatory registry for immigrant men from predominantly Muslim countries, amid speculation over whether the incoming Donald Trump administration may try to renew it. The U.S. already had stopped using the program in 2011. The original National Security Entry-Exit Registration System, or NSEERs, […]
A Deutsche Bank sign is seen outside of a corporate building in Shanghai’s financial district February 23, 2011. REUTERS/Carlos Barria The Obama administration scrambled to resolve its remaining crisis-era megabank mortgage cases, striking a $7.2 billion settlement Thursday with Deutsche Bank over toxic securities, while separately filing a lawsuit against Barclays alleging more than […]
PHILADELPHIA – A suburban Philadelphia man whose weekend trip to a neighborhood store somehow led to a 900-mile detour to Alabama is safely back with his family, thanks to breakfasting police officers who realized something wasn’t right. Haleyville, Alabama, Mayor Ken Sunseri said Thursday that 89-year-old Jody Tarbutton, of Boothwyn, Pa., approached the officers […]
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Authorities say a man suspected of fatally shooting a 3-year-old boy in a road rage incident in Little Rock has been arrested. The Arkansas Democrat Gazette reports that Assistant U.S. Attorney Patrick Harris said late Thursday that the man had been taken into custody. More on this… KATV reports […]
Princeton University has canceled the rest of the men’s swimming and diving season after school administrators discovered that team members had posted “vulgar and offensive” material on their electronic mailing list. The school announced Thursday that Athletic Director Mollie Marcoux Samaan told the team that it won’t compete in meets scheduled against Navy […]