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U.S. puts Palestinians on notice: DC office may be shuttered

| | Nov 18 2017 - 12:05am | Comments

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration put the Palestinians on notice Friday that it will shutter their office in Washington unless they’ve entered serious peace talks with Israel, U.S. officials said, potentially giving President Donald Trump more leverage as he seeks an elusive Mideast peace deal.

  1. | Posted: Dec 4 2013 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — Government subsidies to help Americans buy insurance under the health care overhaul may be vulnerable to fraud, a Treasury Department watchdog warned on Tuesday in the latest indication that troubles are far from over for President Barack Obama’s signature legislation.

  2. Posted: Dec 4 2013 - 12:05am

    Illinois Legislature approves fix for $100B state pension shortfall, nation’s worst

  3. | Posted: Dec 4 2013 - 12:05am

    YONKERS, N.Y. — The engineer whose speeding commuter train ran off the rails along a curve, killing four people, nodded at the controls before the wreck, and by the time he caught himself it was too late, a union official said Tuesday.

  4. Posted: Dec 3 2013 - 12:06am

    HAGATNA, Guam — Biologists on Guam are trying to find out if mildly toxic dead mice can help eradicate an invasive species of snake that has caused millions of dollars in damages by creating power outages on the island.

  5. Posted: Dec 3 2013 - 12:06am

    HAGATNA, Guam — Biologists on Guam are trying to find out if mildly toxic dead mice can help eradicate an invasive species of snake that has caused millions of dollars in damages by creating power outages on the island.

  6. | Posted: Dec 3 2013 - 12:05am

    MIDDLETOWN, Del. — Remembering the plot of a short story is no longer good enough in teacher Amy Lawson’s fifth-grade classroom.

  7. | Posted: Dec 3 2013 - 12:05am

    YONKERS, N.Y. — A commuter train was rushing almost three times its speed limit around a curve when it derailed and killed four passengers, a federal investigator said Monday. But whether the wreck was the result of human error or mechanical trouble was still unclear, he said.

  8. | Posted: Dec 3 2013 - 12:05am

    NEW YORK — The final month of a stellar year for stocks began with a thud.

  9. | Posted: Dec 3 2013 - 12:05am

    YONKERS, N.Y. — A commuter train was rushing almost three times its speed limit around a curve when it derailed and killed four passengers, a federal investigator said Monday. But whether the wreck was the result of human error or mechanical trouble was still unclear, he said.

  10. | Posted: Dec 3 2013 - 12:05am

    NEW YORK — The final month of a stellar year for stocks began with a thud.

  11. | Posted: Dec 3 2013 - 12:05am

    NEW YORK — Amazon is working on a way to get packages to customers in 30 minutes or less — via self-guided drone.

  12. | Posted: Dec 3 2013 - 12:05am

    MIDDLETOWN, Del. — Remembering the plot of a short story is no longer good enough in teacher Amy Lawson’s fifth-grade classroom.

  13. | Posted: Dec 3 2013 - 12:05am

    NEW YORK — Amazon is working on a way to get packages to customers in 30 minutes or less — via self-guided drone.

  14. Posted: Dec 2 2013 - 12:06am

    Retailers may have shot themselves in foot with Thanksgiving sales

  15. | Posted: Dec 2 2013 - 12:06am

    NEW YORK — A New York City commuter train rounding a riverside curve derailed Sunday, killing four people and injuring more than 60 in a crash that threw some riders from toppling cars and swiftly raised questions about whether excessive speed, mechanical problems or human error could have played a role.