60 Minutes Spotlights On Caribbean Passports For Sale

NEW YORK, – The controversial practice in some Caribbean nations of Citizenship By Investment was in the global spotlight Sunday as CBS’ 60 Minutes put the focus on what it called simply: “Passports for Sale.” Read more

ISIS Claims Responsibility For Istanbul Nightclub Attack

ISTANBUL — The Islamic State group on Monday claimed responsibility for the New Year’s attack at a popular Istanbul nightclub that killed 39 people and wounded scores of others. Read more

Analysis: Surreal US Cyber Diplomacy

Bizarre became surreal this week when the Obama administration expelled 35 Russian diplomats and closed two central Russian facilities in the US in response to Russian cyber interference in the US election, and Russia responded with New Year’s invitations to US diplomats’ children. Read more

Greek Ambassador’s ‘Cheating’ Wife Says She Had Nothing To Do With His Murder

All sides agree on two things in this fatal international love triangle: Kyriakos Amiridis, the Greek ambassador to Brazil, is dead, and his wife’s young police-officer lover killed him. Read more

Chicago Records 762 Homicides In 2016

The city of Chicago recorded 762 homicides in 2016 an average of two murders per day, the most killings in the city for two decades and more than New York and Los Angeles combined. Read more

Welcome To Hollyweed

Hollywood is starting 2017 on a high! Read more

Woman, Four Children Die In Jerusalem Apartment Fire In Possible Murder Suicide

Police and emergency personnel are investigating whether a Jerusalem apartment fire, killing a mother and her four young daughters on Derech Hebron Road in Talpiot early Sunday evening, was a murder-suicide. Read more

The Evidence Against Gil Sheffer

Police announced on Sunday that they concluded a sexual offenses investigation into Gil Sheffer, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s former chief of staff, and have found an evidentiary basis of indecent assault. Read more

Israeli Teenager, 19, Killed In Istanbul Nightclub Attack

An Israeli teenager was killed in the shooting attack at an Istanbul club during New Year festivities. Read more