(TEL AVIV and LONDON) -- Before war erupted between Israel and Hamas in October, the city of Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip was home to around 250,000 people. Now, the population has swelled to an estimated 1.4 million, according to the United Nations,... Read More.
(The Center Square) – The Spokane City Council has approved a $3.73 million contract extension with The Salvation Army to continue operating the TRAC homeless shelter through winter... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The cease-fire between Hamas and Israel has ended, according to the Israel Defense Forces, which said early Friday morning that Hamas had broken the cease-fire.The end of the cease-fire comes after Hamas freed over 100 of the more than 200 people... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Thousands of people have died and thousands more have been injured since the militant group Hamas launched an unprecedented surprise attack on Israel on Oct. 7 and Israel retaliated with a bombing campaign and total siege of the neighboring Gaza Strip,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- At least 1,300 people have died, and 3,227 others have been injured in Israel after the militant group Hamas launched an unprecedented incursion from air, land and sea on Saturday, Israeli authorities said.In Gaza, at least 1,799 people have been killed... Read More.
(JENIN, West Bank) -- Israel withdrew its forces from the Jenin refugee camp just after midnight Wednesday, ending the largest military operation it's conducted in the occupied West Bank in nearly twenty years.The Israeli operation -- which included drone airstrikes, hundreds of special forces... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Nearly 300 people were arrested as a result of a years-long, three-continent operation targeting darknet trafficking of fentanyl and opioids, the Justice Department and FBI announced Tuesday.Under "Operation SpecTor," the "largest ever operation targeting the trafficking of fentanyl and opioids on the... Read More.
(KHARTOUM, Sudan) -- Under pitch black conditions and amid fighting, U.S. military forces swooped into war-torn Sudan in two Chinook helicopters and evacuated the American embassy in a "fast and clean" operation, military officials said late Saturday evening.President Joe Biden confirmed the evacuation of... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A New York City parking garage that partially collapsed on Tuesday will carefully be demolished as investigators search for the cause of the structural collapse that killed one and injured five others, officials said.More than 50 cars were parked on the roof... Read More.
(EL PASO, Texas) -- The Department of Homeland Security says its new fentanyl targeting operation has already seized 900 pounds of the drug in its first week."Operation Blue Lotus," a targeted operation that involves more stops and the use of advanced technology along the border,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Navy has ended operations to recover part of the Chinese spy balloon that was shot down earlier this month over the ocean off the South Carolina coast, the U.S. Northern Command said Friday."Recovery operations concluded Feb. 16 off the coast... Read More.
(CYRIL, Okla.) -- The search for a 4-year-old girl who was reported missing after a postal carrier found her sister wandering alone outside is now considered a "recovery operation," authorities said Monday.The update comes after one of her caregivers was arrested on a murder... Read More.