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(Tel Aviv) -- Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is criticizing the FAA for shutting down U.S. flights in and out of Tel Aviv, Israel. Bloomberg's plane landed at Ben Gurion Airport earlier today, and he tweeted out he was there "to show support for Israel's right to...
(New York, NY) -- The FAA will continue to restrict travel to and from Israel's main international airport for at least another day. Aviation attorney Sal Lagonia says the ban is hurting travel to Israel. A ban on U.S. aircraft landing at or taking off from Ben Gurion Airport in...
(Undated) -- US Airways is optimistic that a temporary ban on flights to Israel will expire today. The company announced on its website that it will resume direct flights from Philadelphia to Tel Aviv tomorrow. On Tuesday, the FAA banned U.S. airlines from flying into Tel Aviv...
(Washington, DC) -- The Senate is moving forward with a bill aimed at ending tax breaks for U.S. companies that ship jobs overseas. The measure would also boost tax incentives for companies that return jobs to the U.S. Today's procedural vote merely opens the door to debate and...
(Washington, DC) -- Republican House Speaker John Boehner is again accusing President Obama of seeking a "blank check" for the southwest border crisis. In a Capitol news briefing, Boehner said the President's request for nearly four-billion dollars in emergency funding does...
(Undated) -- Another aviation disaster has people in mourning today. More than 50 people are feared dead after a TransAsia Airways passenger plane crashed while attempting to make an emergency landing in Taiwan. It comes on the heels of word that two Ukrainian military jets were...
(Melbourne) -- Former President Bill Clinton is paying tribute to the victims of the Malaysia Airlines disaster over Ukraine. Speaking at a global AIDS summit today in Australia, Clinton remembered the nearly 300 lives lost and the contributions of the six AIDS experts who died...
(Pateros, WA) -- Firefighters are making progress against the growing Washington State wildfire, which is reported to be 16-percent contained. Resident Mark Miller says there have been looters in the area where homes have been lost. The Carlton Complex Fire, which is the largest...
(Boston, MA) -- There's a new development in the Boston Marathon bombing case. A federal judge is giving the defense more time to make the case that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's trial should be moved to Washington, DC. The judge gave the defense until August 7th to make the case for a...