Massive Winter Nor’easter Expected to Swamp Tri-State Area and New England Hamodia Staff

Long Island will likely be buried in snow by Saturday. A nor’easter set to blanket the tri-state area and New England over the weekend could drop as much as 36 inches…

National

New York AG: No Basis for Trump’s Lawsuit Challenging ProbeHamodia

New York’s attorney general wants to put a stop to former President Donald Trump’s attempted end-run around a years-long civil investigation into his business practices, asking a judge Wednesday to…

Feds Accuse Texas Man of Selling Gun Used to Take HostagesHamodia

A Texas man has been charged with a federal gun crime after authorities say he sold a gun to a man who held four hostages inside a Texas Jewish temple…

More in National »

World

Dozens of Armed Terrorists Still Hold Corner of Syria PrisonHamodia

Dozens of armed Islamic State terrorists remained holed up in the last occupied section of a Syrian prison, U.S.-backed Kurdish-led forces said Thursday. The two sides clashed a day after…

Russia: U.S. Response on Ukraine Offers Little OptimismHamodia

The U.S. rejection of Russia’s main demands to resolve the crisis over Ukraine leaves little ground for optimism, the Kremlin spokesman said Thursday, while adding that dialogue was still possible.…

More in World »

Regional

2 Juveniles Charged With Setting Fire That Shut ParkwayHamodia

Two juveniles are facing charges that they deliberately set a fire that shut down a section of the Garden State Parkway in Brick overnight earlier this month. State police say…

Workers at Amazon NYC Warehouse Get Go-Ahead for Union VoteHamodia

Amazon workers have lined up enough support to vote on whether to unionize a New York City warehouse, federal labor officials said this week, following a setback this fall for…

More in Regional »

Politics

Biden Urges Congress to Act now on Equal Rights AmendmentHamodia

President Joe Biden on Thursday called on Congress to immediately enshrine the Equal Rights Amendment in the U.S. Constitution and formally protect women’s rights nearly a century after lawmakers first…

Democratic Senators Push Biden to Preserve the Child Tax CreditHamodia

Five Democratic senators urged President Biden on Wednesday to continue to fight hard to extend the child tax credit, which he suggested last week might have to be dropped from…

More in Politics »

Business

Economy Regained Speed in Q4, 2021 Growth Best Since 1984Hamodia

U.S. economic growth accelerated in the fourth quarter as businesses replenished depleted inventories to meet strong demand for goods, helping the nation to post its best performance in nearly four…

Unilever Restructuring, Spinning Off Ben & Jerry’sSara Marcus

International conglomerate Unilever announced a global reconstructing, which includes job cuts and will have Ben & Jerry’s operate under a separate umbrella with other ice cream brands. The New York…

More in Business »

Health, Science & Technology

Study: Heart Function Returns to Normal Within 3 Months for Children With COVID Inflammatory SyndromeHamodia

Some good news for young COVID-19 patients who develop dangerous inflammation in multiple organs: After three months, their heart function generally has returned to normal, according to a new study…

Google Offers New Replacement For Advertising Cookies After ‘FLoC’ Falls ShortHamodia

Alphabet Inc’s Google on Tuesday announced its second try at enabling advertisers to buy ads based on users’ browsing interests without having to rely on what it has described as…

More in Technology »