Withholding the tax revenue is the first of an expected series of punitive measures in a response to a push by the Palestinians to prosecute Israeli officials on war-crime charges and for continuing settlement construction.
NEW YORK (AP) — Hundreds of police officers from across the country streamed into the wake of a slain New York City officer on Saturday, and Gov. Andrew Cuomo said his late father would have wanted him there after "really pointless" killings.
By David DeKok HARRISBURG, Pa. (Reuters) - The body of a Philadelphia college student who went missing nearly six weeks ago was recovered Saturday from the Schuylkill River by a volunteer dive team that found the young man's body a short distance from where he was last seen, his family said. Shane Montgomery, 21, a senior at West Chester University, disappeared Nov. 26 after being ejected from a pub near the riverside while drinking with friends the night before the Thanksgiving holiday. ...
Washington State women's basketball opened Pac-12 Conference play with a 81-70 victory over the University of Arizona at the McKale Center Saturday.Senior guard Tia Presley scored a game-high 26 points and junior guard Lia Galdeira added 25 points to lead the Cougars to their first 10-2 start since 1989-90.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The mother a West Chester University student who disappeared on Thanksgiving after a night out with friends tearfully thanked searchers Saturday after her son's body was pulled from the Schuylkill River, less than half a mile downstream from where he was last seen.