American With New York Ties Among Dead After Hotel Attack In KenyaAn American with New York roots is among at least 14 dead after a deadly attack on a hotel complex in Kenya.
Gold, But No Record For Kenyan Middle Distance Runner David RudishaMiddle distance runner David Rudisha won gold -- but didn't get a world record this time as he did back in 2012.
Kenya's President Sets Fire To 105 Tons Of Elephant Ivory To Protest PoachingKenya's president set fire Saturday to 105 tons of elephant ivory and more than 1 ton of rhino horn, believed to be the largest stockpile ever destroyed, in a dramatic statement by this East African country against the trade in ivory and products from endangered species.
NYPD: Late-Night Terror Drill Conducted At Brooklyn MallSome New Yorkers said New York City has been and always will be a target for terrorists, and that threats will not stop them from going about their every day lives.
Former L.I. University Instructor Among Kenya Mall Attack VictimsKofi Awoonor, a Ghanaian poet, professor and former ambassador to Brazil, Cuba and the United Nations, died after being wounded in the attack, Ghana's presidential office confirmed.
Authorities: 'Dangerous And Influential' Members Of Al-Shabab Face Brooklyn Court AppearanceThree men facing federal terrorism charges in New York City have strong ties to the same extremist Islamic group that's claimed responsibility for the deadly attack on an upscale Kenyan shopping mall, U.S. authorities say.
NYPD Steps Up Security In Wake Of Deadly Attack In KenyaKenyan officials say the assault by Somali militants on Nairobi's top shopping mall killed at least 39 people and wounded more than 150 others.
Opinion: Dumping Cold Water On Trump's October SurpriseWhile Trump may have an “October surprise” that will destroy President Obama’s reelection campaign for the White House, I don’t think it’s going to be much more than seeing Trump get the headlines for part of the day, again.
Rascal Flatts Joining Brad Paisley In Buying Cows For Kenya's Masai Tribe
Brad Paisley Is Buying A Cow For Africa's Masai TribeMorning show stunt gone haywire? Nope, it's for real. Brad is "totally game" to buy the Kenya tribe a cow, which will be delivered in person by Detroit personality Steve Grunwald. The cow's name? "Paisley," of course.
Opinion: It's Obama's Turn To Release Some DocumentsWhile the “left” has distracted the campaign much too long by screaming about Romney’s tax information for months, the “right” has been asking for President Barack Obama’s academic records and other documents for years. The president should take his turn at disclosing long asked for documents.
Westchester County Woman Headed On Literacy Mission To KenyaPam Allyn is busy packing up books and lessons before her plane to Kenya leaves on Friday.
Running In The New York City Marathon Means Winning A Lottery, LiterallyRace director Mary Wittenberg says a 93,000 people applied to the lottery and winners were announced today near Columbus Circle.
Convict Appeals In Embassy Bombing CaseThe former Guantanamo detainee found guilty of conspiracy in the 1998 bombings of two U.S. embassies in Africa has asked a judge to toss the conviction.