Relative quiet from the White House and repeated GOP attacks on President Biden's energy record are hiding record levels of American oil production. U.S. oil production, the world's highest, is over 13.2 million barrels per day, nudging past levels seen just before COVID crushed demand and prices.
A New York appeals court Thursday reinstated a gag order on Donald Trump in his $250 million civil business fraud trial. read more
The majority of Palestinians released so far -- 128 of the 180 -- were detained and hadn't been charged, put on trial or given an opportunity to defend themselves. Some say they weren't even told why they were being detained. read more
The website does not appear to be linked to Hamas, whose actual website, Hamas.ps, currently appears to be offline read more
An Israeli police investigation into the music-festival massacre on October 7 indicates that the IDF mistakenly shot some festival attendees while firing at Hamas, a report suggested. The alleged debacle was reported by the Israeli newspaper Haaretz, citing an unnamed police source. read more