Alta Fixsler Passes Away After Being Removed From Life Support Hamodia

Alta Fixsler, the two-year-old, brain-damaged child at the center of a legal battle between her parents and the U.K. National Health Service, passed away Monday night, approximately 90 minutes after…

National

Coast Guard: 1,200-Foot Ship Dragged California Oil PipelineHamodia

Investigators believe a 1,200-foot (366-meter) cargo ship dragging anchor in rough seas caught an underwater oil pipeline and pulled it across the seafloor, months before a leak from the line…

Jury Selection to Start in Trial Over Ahmaud Arbery’s DeathHamodia

Hundreds of people were ordered to report for jury duty Monday in Georgia for what could be a long, laborious effort to find jurors to hear the trial of three…

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World

Russia’s Coronavirus Infections Exceed 8 MillionHamodia

Russia’s total number of coronavirus infections has topped 8 million, more than 5% of the population, and the daily infection toll hit a new record. The national coronavirus task force…

U.S., Haiti Seek Release of 17 Americans and Canadians Snatched by GangHamodia

American officials are working with Haitian authorities to try to secure the release of 12 adults and five children connected with a U.S.-based charity group who were abducted over the…

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Regional

Adams Suggests He Would Mandate Vaccines for StudentsSara Marcus

Democratic nominee for mayor Eric Adams suggested he would mandate coronavirus vaccines for school students, once they are approved. Last Friday, during a radio interview, Adams contrasted himself with current…

Stunts, Cats and Crime: Sliwa’s Colorful Run for NYC MayorHamodia

Wearing his signature red beret, Curtis Sliwa is stroking one of his 16 rescue cats in a campaign ad. He’s in the subway with his Guardian Angels anti-crime patrol. He’s…

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Politics

Crunch Time: Biden Faces Critical Next Two Weeks for AgendaHamodia

President Joe Biden is entering a crucial two weeks for his ambitious agenda, racing to conclude contentious congressional negotiations ahead of both domestic deadlines and a chance to showcase his…

Bill Clinton Released From Southern California HospitalHamodia

Bill Clinton was released Sunday from the Southern California hospital where he had been treated for an infection and will head home to New York to continue his recovery, a…

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Business

Resilient Shoppers Push Retail Sales Up 0.7% in SeptemberHamodia

Americans continued to spend at a solid clip in September even while facing sticker shock in grocery aisles, car lots and restaurants as snarled global supply chains slow the flow…

Deere & Co. Workers on Strike After Rejecting ContractHamodia

More than 10,000 Deere & Co. workers went on strike Thursday, the first major walkout at the agricultural machinery giant in more than three decades. The union had said its…

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Health, Science & Technology

EPA Unveils Strategy to Regulate Toxic ‘Forever Chemicals’Hamodia

The Biden administration is launching a broad strategy to regulate toxic industrial compounds associated with serious health conditions that are used in products ranging from cookware to carpets and firefighting…

In Quiet Debut, Alzheimer’s Drug Finds Questions, SkepticismHamodia

The first new Alzheimer’s treatment in more than 20 years was hailed as a breakthrough when regulators approved it more than four months ago, but its rollout has been slowed…

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